Hot off the Press: New Merger Guidelines Proposed (On-Demand Webinar)

Date: 09/07/23

Closed captions are available.

Overview: In this webinar, panelists summarize and discuss the implications of the newly proposed Joint Horizontal Merger Guidelines issued by the FTC and DOJ.

These new guidelines reflect a significant departure from the principles that have been in place in several iterations of prior guidelines.

The panel will address these differences and explain the implications going forward for health care provider transactions and other antitrust matters.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Understanding of the key differences between existing and newly proposed Merger Guidelines
  • Understanding of the implications for the health care industry
  • Practical takeaways when structuring deals and entering into contracts.

Speaker Information:

Aimee DeFilippo, PartnerJones Day

Stephen Wu, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery

Peter Mucchetti, Partner, Clifford Chance

Mark Seidman, Assistant Director, Mergers IV Division, Bureau of Competition, Federal Trade Commission


Lona Fowdur, Executive Vice President, Compass Lexecon


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