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The SEC’s move to a T+2 (trade date + 2 business days) settlement cycle does impact prior PNO guidance related to T+3. In general, under T+2, when an investor buys a security, the brokerage firm must receive payment from the investor no later than 2 business days after the trade is...
[Redacted],We agree.Best regards,Kristin-------------------------------------------From: [Redacted]Sent: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 9:38:21 PMTo: [Redacted]Cc: Berg, Karen E.; Whitehead, Nora; Walsh, Kathryn E.; Gillis, Diana L.Subject: HSR Reportability QuestionHi all,
[Redacted],In a non‐801.30 filing, the PNO will accept HSR forms from multiple potential acquiring persons for the same assets or entities (i.e., bidders in a private auction) as long as the parties submit an executed agreement or LOI.Best regards,KristinFrom: [Redacted]Sent: Tuesday...
[Redacted],The “REIT Exemption” does not apply to the acquisition of mortgage servicing rights standing alone. Therefore, none of the three scenarios would be exempt.[Redacted]Best regards,KristinFrom: [Redacted]Sent: Tuesday, November 14, 2017 1:41 PMTo: Walsh, Kathryn E.; Berg,...
[Redacted]We agree that the individual controls the trust.SamFrom: HSRHelpSent: Wednesday, November 01, 2017 1:40 PMTo: Walsh, Kathryn E.; Berg, Karen E.; Carson, Timothy; Gillis, Diana L.; Shaffer, Kristin; Sheinberg, Samuel I.; Whitehead, Nora; Jones, Robert L.Subject: FW: Rule 801....
The Federal Trade Commission filed a complaint against the nation’s three largest dental supply companies alleging that they violated U.S. antitrust laws by conspiring to refuse to provide discounts to or otherwise serve buying groups representing dental practitioners.
The Federal Trade Commission submitted to Congress its Fiscal Year 2019 budget request, in support of the President’s FY 2019 budget for the federal government. The budget request also includes the FY 2019 Budget Overview Statement, Performance Plan for FY 2018 and FY 2019, and Performance Report...
Federal Trade Commission staff submitted a comment to the Washington State Legislature concerning proposed legislation that would, among other things, restrict the use of telehealth eye care in which a practitioner distant from a patient uses data received by telecommunications as the basis for a...
When Congress passed the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, it created minimum dollar thresholds to limit the burden of premerger reporting. In 2000, it amended the HSR statute to require the annual adjustment of these thresholds based on the change in gross...
Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved a final order settling charges that the merger of Canadian fertilizer and chemical companies Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. and Agrium Inc. would likely harm competition in two markets:
The Federal Trade Commission staff has recommended that Alaska repeal its certificate-of-need (CON) laws, which require healthcare providers to obtain state approval before expanding, establishing new facilities or services, or making certain large capital expenditures.
For 2018, the size-of-transaction threshold for reporting proposed mergers and acquisitions under Section 7A of the Clayton Act will adjust from $80.8 million to $84.4 million. Also, the 2018 thresholds under Section 8 of the Act that trigger prohibitions on certain interlocking memberships on...
Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved a final order settling charges that medical technology company Becton, Dickinson’s proposed $24 billion acquisition of competitor C. R. Bard would violate federal antitrust law by harming competition in two U.S.

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