On April 27, the DOJ announced that it reached a settlement that will require Baker Hughes Inc. and BJ Services Company to divest two specially equipped vessels and other assets in order to proceed with their proposed merger. According to the complaint, the transaction as originally proposed would combine two […]
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Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission Sign Cooperation Agreement with Peru’s Antitrust Agency
The Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) signed an antitrust cooperation agreement today with Peru’s National Institute for the Defense of Competition and the Protection of Intellectual Property (INDECOPI). The agreement will promote increased cooperation and communication among the competition agencies in both countries. The agreement was signed in Washington, D.C., by Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Renata Hesse, head of the Justice Department’s Antitrust Division, Chairwoman Edith Ramirez of the FTC, and Chairman Hebert Tassano of INDECOPI, and went into effect upon signatu...
Posted: May 26, 2016, 4:00 am