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Merger Challenges Large and Small

Date: 10/25/16

Source: The New York Law Journal. Reprinted with permission

Antitrust authorities have been busy litigating mergers in 2016: The Federal Trade Commission’s challenge to a hospital merger in Pennsylvania was revived on appeal, and the Department of Justice (DOJ) filed two lawsuits to block a pair of health insurance mergers. The antitrust agencies also brought enforcement actions directed at corporate entanglements, alleging violations of premerger notification and interlocking directorate statutes.

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