Patent Acquisitions – When Are They HSR Reportable?

Broadcast Date: Wednesday, April 09, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
Ngoc Pham Hulbig
Timothy Cornell
Deidre J. Johnson
Hartmut Schneider
Christopher A. Williams


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Established in New York in 1792, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP is a leading advisor to corporations and financial institutions, providing innovative solutions to complex legal issues. With offices in strategically located financial and governmental centers, the firm is well positioned to offer top-flight services to clients conducting business across the globe.


About Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance is one of the world's leading law firms with 36 offices in 26 countries and some 3,400 legal advisers, creating a significant depth and range of resources across five continents. As a single, fully integrated, global partnership, Clifford Chance prides themselves on their approachable, collegiate and team based way of working. They strive to exceed the expectations of their clients, which include corporates from all the commercial and industrial sectors, governments, regulators, trade bodies and not for profit organisations. Clients are provided with the highest quality advice and legal insight, which combines the firm's global standards with in-depth local expertise.


About Ropes & Gray LLP

Ropes & Gray LLP is a leading global law firm with offices in New York, Washington, D.C., Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, London, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Tokyo, and Seoul. Built on a foundation of more than 140 years of forging strong client relationships, Ropes & Gray has over 1,000 lawyers and professionals representing interests across a broad spectrum of industries in corporate law and litigation matters, as well as counseling on labor and employment issues, tax and benefits, creditors' rights, and private client services. The firm's clients include leading industrial companies, financial institutions, government agencies, hospitals and health care organizations, colleges and universities, as well as families and individuals.


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WilmerHale offers unparalleled legal representation across a comprehensive range of practice areas that are critical to the success of our clients. We practice at the very top of the legal profession, working at the intersection of government, technology and business to offer a cutting-edge blend of capabilities that enables us to handle deals and cases of any size and complexity.  WilmerHale has one of the leading global antitrust and competition practices, with more than 50 years of experience and more than 70 competition lawyers in the United States, Europe and China. We have secured antitrust clearance for hundreds of complex mergers and joint ventures, helped clients avoid fines and prison terms in many cartel investigations, and won numerous victories for clients in private and government litigation.


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Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is the premier provider of legal services to technology, life sciences, and growth enterprises worldwide. For more than 50 years, the firm has offered a broad range of services and legal disciplines focused on serving the principal challenges faced by the management and boards of directors of business enterprises. WSGR is nationally recognized as a leader in the fields of corporate governance and finance, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, securities litigation, employment law, intellectual property, and antitrust, among many other areas of law. With deep roots in Silicon Valley, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati has offices in Austin; Beijing; Brussels; Georgetown, DE; Hong Kong; Los Angeles; New York; Palo Alto; San Diego; San Francisco; Seattle; Shanghai; and Washington, D.C. For more information, please