Hart-Scott-Rodino Act (HSR): A Practical Guide in Minimizing the Risk of Investigation and Punitive Damages in 2014

Broadcast Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2014 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm (ET)
Scott P. Perlman
Ryan M. Decker
Michael S. Wise


About Mayer Brown LLP

Mayer Brown is a leading global law firm with offices in major cities across the Americas, Asia and Europe. Our presence in the world’s leading markets enables us to offer clients access to local market knowledge combined with global reach.

Companies seeking consistently well-informed and insightful antitrust and competition counseling around the world turn to Mayer Brown. Our firm has more than 70 lawyers practicing antitrust and competition law who are dedicated to delivering the highest quality service in meeting clients' needs. Our group includes former high-ranking US Justice Department officials, a former US state attorney general, and many highly-regarded members of the US and European antitrust bar. We fully understand today's complex competition issues, as well as the increasingly complex relationships among corporations in a global economy. As a leader in US and EU competition law, we offer up-to-the minute guidance concerning mergers, cartel investigations, distribution and IP licensing issues, alleged abusive conduct by dominant firms and state aid, which includes counsel at the federal and state levels in the US, and for both member states and the EU in Europe. Adding to our global capabilities, our antitrust lawyers in Hong Kong and China are skilled at navigating the range of competition and other laws impacting trading and licensing arrangements in the region, and offer clients the benefit of extensive China antitrust filing experience and strong relationships with key competition agencies.

Mayer Brown is able to offer clients a global network of counseling resources, and our ability to offer a multinational perspective enables us to provide integrated advice, which is an important advantage in dealing with the increased cooperation between competition authorities around the world.

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About Paul Hastings LLP

Paul Hastings provides innovative legal solutions to many of the world’s top financial institutions and Fortune 500 companies in markets across Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the United States. The firm offers a complete portfolio of services to support clients’ complex, often mission-critical needs—from structuring first-of-their-kind transactions to resolving complicated disputes to providing the savvy legal counsel that keeps business moving forward.

Since the firm’s founding in 1951, Paul Hastings has grown steadily and strategically along with its clients and the markets it serves. The firm has established successful practices in key U.S. and European cities, creating a broad network of professionals to support its clients’ ambitions. In addition, Paul Hastings was one of the first U.S. law firms to establish a presence in Asia, and today continues to be a leader in the region. Over the past decade, the firm has significantly expanded its global network of lawyers to assist clients in financial centers around the world, including the emerging markets of Latin America.

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