A few weeks ago, according to this news story , Wisconsin’s Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen asked Federal regulators to block the proposed merger between satellite radio companies XM and Sirius. In doing so he became the newest voice to join the already crowded chorus decrying this merger as a...
The FTC and the DOJ's Antitrust Division have just
released their draft revised horizontal merger guidelines
for public comment. The draft is available on the joint FTC/DOJ webpage . These revised guidelines are
the result of a series of workshops that the FTC and DOJ conducted in the Fall
S. Wiener, Gail L. Westover, Brendan Ballard, and Wilson G. Barmeyer
majority decision issued on April 27, 2010, the U.S. Supreme Court held
S.A. v. AnimalFeeds Int'l Corp. , No. 08-1198 (
News item on this case ), that...
On April 20, 2010, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") and the
Department of Justice ("DOJ") (collectively the "Agencies") released a proposed
updated version of the Horizontal Merger Guidelines ("Guidelines"). The
Guidelines are a set of internal rules that...