It appears that Tesla is on the verge of acquiring SolarCity Corporation after the FTC announced its approval of the $2.6 billion deal late last week. The FTC’s approval of the deal came earlier than many expected, as the deal obtained early termination from the FTC. The deal between Tesla and SolarCity was finalized only […]
Late last week, the FTC announced that it had approved final amendments to Commission Rule 1.98. Rule 1.98 adjusts the maximum civil penalty for violations of the 16 provisions of the law the FTC enforces. The final amendments were approved in accordance with the requirements of the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 2015. […]
In 2013, a FTC rulemaking deemed that the transfers of pharmaceutical patent rights to be reportable assets under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act (“HSR”).