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Civil Justice Playbook: The Give and the Get of M&A Suits: Practitioners should expect that disclosure-only settlements will be met with continued disfavor.

Perverse. Frivolous. Collusive. Wasteful. Pointless. Stinky. Excessive. Worthless. Horse hockey. No, we’re not talking about the U.S. presidential election. These are judges and commentators characterizing disclosure-only settlements of M&A litigation, which, in no small part due to the...

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Hallmarks of a Successful Deal: Frontier’s recent acquisition offers a road map to M&A planning and execution

Mark Nielsen, general counsel of Frontier Communications Corporation, outlines his role as the in-house lawyer for M&A evaluation and execution, as well as provides his reflections on Frontier’s recently completed transaction with Verizon Communications. The acquired businesses include...

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Patchwork of Rules Defines International M&A: A primer on increased interagency cooperation, dawn raids, and heightened regulatory security

MCC: You’re renowned for your encyclopedic knowledge of the laws of competition and merger control in the EU and UK. Of the many reforms in competition law in recent years, what has been the single most important change affecting mergers, acquisitions and other corporate transactions? Garrod...

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