Skadden Discusses What Regulatory Focus on Consolidation May Mean for Private Equity Buyers

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Maria Raptis Ann Beth Stebbins

Partners Maria Raptis and Ann Beth Stebbins look at the potential edge that private equity firms may hold in bidding against strategics as antitrust regulators delay and block deals they fear may reduce competition. However, the roll-up strategies frequently employed by PE firms could be subject to rigorous reviews.