Divergence in Parallel Merger Reviews: How, Why, Where Do We Go From Here?

New York Law Journal

Karen M. Lent Kenneth B. Schwartz

Partners Karen Lent and Kenneth Schwartz discuss divergence in parallel merger reviews. Ms. Lent and Mr. Schwartz address topics such as:

  • Why global antitrust agencies have diverged in their past merger investigation decisions.
  • Trends regarding divergence in recent years.
  • Implications of these trends on merger control moving forward.