Skadden Discusses FTC-DOJ Request for Information on Serial Acquisitions and PE Roll-Ups

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Tara L. Reinhart Kenneth B. Schwartz Michael J. Sheerin David P. Wales Julia K. York

A joint request from the FTC and DOJ for information about serial acquisitions that may have harmed competition shows the agencies’ continued focus on these transactions, and on private equity roll-up strategies in particular. Partners Tara Reinhart, Kenneth Schwartz, Michael Sheerin, David Wales and Julia York discuss how this request could affect companies making multiple acquisitions in the same industry.