Antitrust Column & Publications

Energy Merger Is Temporarily Blocked

Date: 04/25/07

Source: The New York Law Journal. Reprinted with permission.

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) obtained a temporary restraining order preventing the combination of energy distributors in New Mexico. A district court ruled that the Department of Justice's settlements of its challenges to two mergers involving telecommunications firms were in the public interest.

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