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Chinese Merger Control Law is Fusion in its Approach

Excerpt: We often hear about how China's merger review "diverges" from other jurisdictions, most recently in reaction to conditional approvals of the Seagate/Samsung and Western Digital/Hitachi mergers. But China's MOFCOM is merely doing its homework. Similar to "fusion"...

China's Antitrust-Merger Authority Handling of the Google-Motorola Deal

Excerpt: This past February the US Department of Justice ("DOJ") and European Commission ("Commission") cleared Google Inc.'s acquisition of Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc. without any conditions. In contrast, on May 19, 2012 the Chinese Ministry of Commerce ("MOFCOM"...