Antitrust Issues: Transactions Between Competitors



Christian Krohs wrote this bylined article on antitrust issues involved in M & A transactions between competitors. Such issues “require a delicate handling of conduct under the antitrust rules,” Mr. Krohs wrote, because “the risk of heavy antitrust law fines also begs the question of whether the deal hides compliance violations. This may expose the purchaser to unpredictable financial risks.”