What's New In The DOJ-FTC Proposed Merger Guidelines


Joseph M. Rancour Maria Raptis Kenneth B. Schwartz Michael J. Sheerin David P. Wales

Partners Maria Raptis, Kenneth Schwartz and David Wales look at new merger guidelines proposed by the DOJ and FTC that are intended to “modernize” the agencies’ approach to merger enforcement. Ms. Raptis, Mr. Schwartz and Mr. Wales discuss the 13 principles the agencies plan to use to assess whether a merger violates the antitrust laws.