Alec Y. Chang

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (Palo Alto)
Of Counsel

Alec Chang handles antitrust counseling and litigation matters related to a broad range of industries. He also appears frequently before the U.S. Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission and state antitrust authorities. Mr. Chang advises corporate clients on other antitrust and competition matters such as the development and implementation of compliance programs, proposed business plans and strategies, as well as intellectual property matters with antitrust implications. Mr. Chang also has represented corporate clients in connection with criminal and civil investigations includ- ing nonpublic investigations of consummated mergers.

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The Brattle Group (New York)
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (New York)
Kirkland & Ellis (New York)
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (Washington DC)
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (New York)
General Electric (Washington)
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (Palo Alto)
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (New York)

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Alec Y. Chang 25 March 2014 Washington DC

Articles

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Alec Y. Chang, Clifford H. Aronson, Joanna Warren, Sharis A. Pozen The US Supreme Court narrows "State-Action" doctrine in hospital merger challenged by the US FTC (Phoebe Putney)

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In a unanimous decision issued on February 19, 2013, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the state-action doctrine did not immunize Phoebe Putney Health System’s acquisition of Palmyra Park Hospital in Albany, Georgia. The decision immediately was hailed by FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz as "a big (...)

Alec Y. Chang, Matthew P. Hendrickson, Sean M. Tepe, Sharis A. Pozen, Steven C. Sunshine The US Federal Trade Commission closes its investigation and approves the voluntary commitment of an Internet search engine (Google)

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Thoughts On Google’s FTC Settlement On Jan. 3, 2013, the Federal Trade Commission ended its highly publicized and wide-ranging investigation into Google Inc.’s business practices with an enforcement action that has been described by some as a “slap on the wrist.” The enforcement action was limited (...)

Alec Y. Chang, Ian G. John, Steven C. Sunshine The US FTC announces consent agreement to address its concerns that a proposed acquisition would reduce competition in the provision of acute inpatient psychiatric services in three local markets (Universal Health Services / Psychiatric Solutions)

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On November 15, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced a proposed consent agreement to address the agency’s allegations that the $3.1 billion acquisition of Psychiatric Solutions, Inc. by Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) would reduce competition in the provision of acute inpatient (...)

Alec Y. Chang, Clifford H. Aronson, Ian G. John, James A. Keyte The US District Court for the District of Columbia grants DoJ request to enjoin a merger between two digital do-it-yourself tax preparation software providers (H&R Block / TaxAct)

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This article has been nominated by the Business Steering Committee for the business category, mergers section of the 2012 Antitrust Writing Awards. Click here to learn more about the Antitrust Writing Awards. On October 31, 2011, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia is sued (...)

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