Recent Developments in Antitrust

DOJ Reaches Settlement with Dean Foods

March 29, 2011 at 5:48 pm

On March 29, 2011, Department of Justice (“DOJ”) reached a settlement with Dean Foods Company (“Dean”) that requires Dean to divest a significant milk processing plant in Waukesha, Wis., and related assets that it acquired from the Foremost Farms USA Cooperative, including the Golden Guernsey brand name. The DOJ's Antitrust […]

Canadian Competition Bureau Blocks First Merger After 6 Years – And It's A Non-Reportable, Consummated Transaction

March 16, 2011 at 2:30 pm

On January 26, 2011, in a surprising enforcement action, the Canadian Competition Bureau publically announced its application to the Competition Tribunal for an order to undo the consummated acquisition by CCS Corporation (“CCS”) of Complete Environmental Inc. (“Complete”) and its proposed Babkirk Secure Landfill in northeastern British Columbia (Babkirk”). The […]