Take a closer look at the current state of antitrust and what it may mean for your deals, in special report “Halcyon Days Are Here Again: The Return of the Antitrust to M&A.”
What are the implications of intensified antitrust scrutiny of M&A transactions by the US Department of Justice (DOJ) and Federal Trade Commission (FTC) since 2008? Four global antitrust and competition experts consider the current antitrust trends, influences and effects on mergers in the United States and worldwide, in this special report co-published by The M&A Advisor and Merrill DataSite. They also offer predictions as well as practical takeaways about, for instance, when to involve antitrust counsel, what the antitrust agencies see as a red flag and how technologies can affect whether a merger is perceived as uncompetitive.
- Deal notes: war stories and lessons learned from the antitrust battleground
- Highlights of the DOJ/FTC 2010 merger guidelines that reflect the current philosophy in effect
- Anatomy of the merger review process