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Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved a final order settling charges that Actavis plc’s acquisition of Forest Laboratories, Inc. would likely be anticompetitive.
Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved an application submitted by Franchise Services of North America, Inc. (FSNA) to sell two former Advantage Rent A Car airport rental car concessions, neither of which is currently operating. FSNA will sell assets located...
The Federal Trade Commission rejected a proposed settlement agreement with Phoebe Putney Health System, Inc., and returned the matter to administrative court to assess whether Phoebe’s 2011 merger with rival hospital Palmyra Park Hospital, Inc. in Albany, Georgia violated the antitrust laws.
As the calendar makes clear, summer is nearly over. For some, the transition to fall provokes thoughts of falling leaves, sharpened pencils, and warm beverages. For others, the end of summer means mulling over player rankings, sleepers, and early round strategies. While others have...
Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved final orders settling charges that two Internet resellers of UPC barcodes, which are used by retailers to scan prices and maintain inventories, invited competitors to join in a collusive scheme to raise the prices they...
Pharmaceutical company Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc., the maker of Dramamine, has agreed to divest assets and marketing rights for the over-the-counter motion sickness drug Bonine to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that Prestige’s proposed acquisition of Insight Pharmaceuticals...
The Federal Trade Commission is currently accepting public comments on an application by Service Corporation International (SCI) to sell a funeral home located in Auburn, California, as required under the FTC’s May 2014 order settling charges that SCI’s acquisition of Stewart Enterprises, Inc....
From: (Redacted) Sent: Wednesday, June 11, 2014 3:15 PM To: Verne, B. Michael; Walsh, Kathryn E.; Berg, Karen E. Subject: Question re-foreign companies and automatic withdrawal of an HSR
From: (Redacted) Sent: Thursday, June 12, 2014 9:30AM To: Verne, B. Michael; Walsh, Kathryn E. Subject: Voting Securities Mike and Kate, For purposes of the definition of control of a corporation, would a shareholder's waiver of his voting rights render his shares non-voting...
From: (Redacted) Sent: Monday, June 09, 2014 4:34 PM To: Verne, B. Michael; Walsh, Kathryn E. Subject: JV Formation/Acquisition - 802.50 Exemption Hi, Mike and Kate Hope you're both doing well. We're hoping you will be able to clarify how the PNO would evaluate sales generated by...
From: (Redacted) Sent Monday, June 09, 2014 2:39 PM To: Verne, B. Michael, Walsh, Kathryn E. Subject: Formation of Non-Corporate Joint Venture Kate and Mike,
From: (Redacted) Sent Monday, June 09, 2014 10:11 AM To: Verne, B. Michael; Walsh, Kathryn E. Subject: 802.4 question Mike and Kate, I have a question about applying 802.4. Assume that A will acquire a 51% stake in Fund B, an LP. Also assume that Fund B holds 60% stakes in two...
From: (Redacted) Sent Monday, June 02, 2014 4:48 PM To: Verne, B. Michael Subject: 801.4 I 802.4 Mike,
The National Association of Residential Property Managers, Inc. (NARPM) and the National Association of Teachers of Singing, Inc. (NATS) have agreed to eliminate provisions in their respective codes of ethics that limit competition among their members, according to the FTC. These settlements are...
Our recent civil penalty action involving Berkshire Hathaway’s failure to file the required Hart-Scott-Rodino notification is a reminder to investors to be alert to common filing mistakes. It is also a reminder that every investor—companies and individuals alike—needs to have a...
Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved a final order settling charges that Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.’s proposed $475 million acquisition of Precision Dermatology, Inc. would likely be anticompetitive. Under the order, Valeant has agreed to...

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