Express Scripts, Medco Send FTC More Info On $29B Merger

Law360, New York (February 13, 2012, 2:02 PM EST) -- Express Scripts Inc. and Medco Health Solutions Inc. said Friday that they have given the Federal Trade Commission additional information concerning the pharmacy benefits managers’ proposed $29 billion dollar merger.

Both companies said they supplied the FTC with further information on Express Scripts’ controversial plan to buy its rival, after receiving a solicitation for more detail from the antitrust regulator, commonly known as a second request, according to filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

The pharmacy benefits managers said they were in “substantial compliance”...
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