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ACOs and antitrust guidance: burdensome, unclear, and expensive?

The government’s proposed guidance on antitrust scrutiny for Accountable Care Organizations may have generated more questions than answers.


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Senate dials up scrutiny: Cell phone merger questioned

Cell phone executives appeared before the Senate Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights to answer questions related to AT&T’s plan to acquire T-Mobile, a deal rumored to...

Privacy on the go: Mobile technology hearing

The Senate Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law met for the first time on May 10, hearing testimony from the FTC, Justice Department, Apple, Google, and privacy experts related to...

Commissioner Brill to industry: Be like a superhero

At a recent conference, FTC Commissioner Julie Brill challenged attendees to “be a little like Spider Man.”

Changing the supermarket landscape?

Four government agencies seek public comments on proposed nutrition guidelines that aim to change the foods companies market to American children, a proposal that the government hopes will...

Global drug deal announced

Two global drug companies have plans to “become a leader in specialty pharma” through a transaction valued at $6.8 billion.

$3.4 Billion coal acquisition

Two U.S. coal companies have announced a deal to combine and form “the second largest U.S. metallurgical coal supplier and a top-five overall global coal producer and marketer.”

Congress targets doping in horseracing

Closed investigation: NY hospital merger

Closed case: acquisition dropped

European antitrust

Indian merger rules

Proposed acquisition: Microsoft Corp.'s intention to acquire Skype

Shampoo deal conditioned

Healthcare management deal dropped

Chicken deal processed

$160 million settlement: Global bank resolves charges

FTC closes inquiry: offers guidance on filing

Privacy breaches, vulnerable consumers: FTC imposes security programs

Appliance retailer faces FTC

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