Unicorns Stumble as Pot and Crypto Grow Up

Sander Zagzebski: Unicorns Stumble As Pot and Crypto Grow Up

In larger M&A transactions, participants are required to make a “premerger notification” (or “HSR filing” in industry speak) with the FTC and the Antitrust Division under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 to give federal antitrust regulators an opportunity to review the transaction from an antitrust perspective.