On July 7, 2011, the FTC and DOJ (the “Agencies”) announced the final revisions to the Hart-Scott-Rodino (“HSR”) Premerger Notification Rules and the Premerger Notification and Report Form. The changes were made to reduce the filing burden and streamline the form parties must file when seeking antitrust clearance of proposed […]
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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