Houston, Texas (PRWEB) November 06, 2012
Lex Mundi has published an update to its Pre-Merger Notification Global Practice Guide which includes substantive overviews for 45 jurisdictions around the world.
A substantial and ever-increasing number of jurisdictions have implemented pre-merger notification procedures. This guide provides a detailed summary about the different pre-merger notification procedures in each jurisdiction. Items addressed include the current regulatory regimes and agencies in place, initial and post-filing requirements, and the sanctions and penalties that can arise.
Lex Mundi members in 45 jurisdictions, whose legal practices involve representation of clients in merger regulatory matters, provided information for this guide.
Prepared by members of the Lex Mundi Antitrust, Competition and Trade Practice Group, this guide is part of the Lex Mundi Global Practice Guide series all of which are available to the public on the Lex Mundi website at http://www.lexmundi.com/globalpracticeguides.
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