Antitrust Enforcers Intensify Scrutiny of Private Equity Deals

Competition Policy International’s Antitrust Chronicle

Giorgio Motta Kenneth B. Schwartz

Partners Giorgio Motta and Kenneth Schwartz and associates David Goldblatt and Michael Singer discuss the heightened scrutiny of private equity acquisitions by the Department of Justice, Federal Trade Commission and antitrust agencies in Europe. The authors point out how private equity firms can still advance their investment and acquisition strategies, despite the increased attention.