Biggest Merger Reviews Of 2019: Midyear Report

Law360 (July 8, 2019, 5:06 PM EDT) -- The start of 2019 saw a big loss for the Justice Department on its attempt to block the AT&T-Time Warner merger, while two more megadeals probed by the agency got mired in arduous reviews that are ongoing. The Federal Trade Commission, for its part, split on several vertical merger calls, and enforcers from Europe and the U.K. effectively blocked a string of deals.

Here, Law360 looks at the merger review highlights from the first half of the year.

Ongoing Reviews

Two of the most significant merger reviews of the year so far are still playing out in the U.S., concerning CVS...

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