FTC Revises Thresholds for HSR Filings and Interlocking Directorates

By: Nathaniel L. Asker, Aleksandr B. Livshits, Matthew E. Joseph

The Federal Trade Commission announced new notification thresholds under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act, effective as of February 28, 2018.  The current thresholds continue to apply to all transactions closed prior to the effective date.  Of particular note, the initial threshold for notification under the HSR Act will increase from $80.8 million to $84.4 million.

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