Skadden Discusses Merger Enforcement and New Deal Strategies

The CLS Blue Sky Blog

Joseph M. Rancour Maria Raptis Michael J. Sheerin Justine M. Haimi Bradley J. Pierson

Partners Joseph Rancour and Maria Raptis, counsel Justine Haimi and Michael Sheerin and associate Bradley Pierson discuss the DOJ and FTC’s continued pursuit of an aggressive merger enforcement agenda with new merger guidelines and filing requirements. The authors conclude that companies can still close deals if they structure them to “go the distance” and have a solid litigation strategy.