Linde/PX: Companies Likely to Concede to Additional FTC Requests

Linde and Praxair will likely concede to divest additional U.S. assets as requested by the FTC, according to…

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Cristal/TROX: FTC Likely to Obtain Preliminary Injunction Against Merger

Today, Aug. 9, the FTC and Tronox presented their closing arguments before District Court Judge Trevor N. McFadden, in the hearing on the agency’s bid…

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S/TMUS: MVNO Spin-Off Proposal the Focus of DOJ and State AG Interviews

DOJ staff and representatives of state attorneys general last week conducted follow-up interviews with industry participants over the feasibility of a…

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AKRX/Fresenius: Fresenius Argues It Has Valid Grounds to Terminate Merger in Redacted Post-Trial Brief

Today, August 3, Fresenius filed the redacted version of its opening post-trial brief in the Delaware Court of Chancery…

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XL/AXAHY: Louisiana Application Complete; Aug. 23 Hearing Scheduled

AXA and XL have completed their merger application with the Louisiana Department of Insurance.…

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SCG/D: Judge Childs Holds First Day of Hearings on SCANA Request for Injunction; Still Weighing Defendants Motion to Dismiss

Federal district court Judge J. Michelle Childs yesterday, July 30, held the first of two days of hearings on SCANA’s request for…

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TRCO/SBGI: Termination Fee Language Under Microscope as Aug. 8 End Date Approaches

Attorneys close to the Tribune/Sinclair deal are looking closely at the language about conditions that could trigger…

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TRCO/SBGI: ALJ Process Could Take a Year, Attorneys Say

The companies may extend their transaction until the ALJ releases its scheduling order, which is expected approximately Aug. 23. However…

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AKRX/Fresenius: Akorn Will Have to Satisfy Burden to Secure Specific Performance Even if It Wins on the Merits

In addition to winning the argument on the merits, Akorn will have to convince the Delaware Court that awarding specific performance is…

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COL/UTX: Remedy Proposal Resolves Complainant’s Concerns in China

Sources involved in the review of United Technologies’ proposed acquisition of Rockwell Collins by China’s State Administration for…

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