FTC Wants More Info From Northrop Over $9.2B Orbital Deal

Law360, New York (December 7, 2017, 2:57 PM EST) -- Northrop Grumman Corp. on Wednesday said the Federal Trade Commission hit it with a second request for information related to its all-cash bid to buy defense technology services company Orbital ATK Inc. for $7.8 billion in cash and $1.4 billion in debt.

In the announcement, Northrop said it expected the new request, adding that it still anticipates the deal to close in the first half of 2018 after securing regulatory approval.

Northrop could not be immediately reached Thursday for additional details regarding this or the prior...
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