Joseph P. Nisa

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (New York)
Counsel

Joseph P. Nisa is a counsel in the New York office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. His practice has focused on Hart-Scott-Rodino matters for at least 10 years and he has prepared hundreds of HSR Premerger Notifications. He is a co-author of the 3rd edition of the HSR Treatise, Acquisitions Under The Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act, and he is updating the treatise to reflect the changes that have occurred in the HSR Act and Regulations in the last year. Mr. Nisa also has contributed to the ABA publication Premerger Notification Practice Manual and is contributing to the update of that publication for the Antitrust Section of the ABA. Mr. Nisa has represented a variety of clients, both domestic and international, in HSR matters, including: Liberty Mutual Insurance Company; Daimler-Chrysler; BCE, Inc.; Tenet Healthcare Corporation; MacAndrews & Forbes; Cendant Corporation; CEMEX, S.A. de C.V.; Sage Group plc; Deere & Company; Huntsman Corporation; NKK Corporation; Nasdaq; and Thomas H. Lee Company.

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Articles

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Brian C. Mohr, Joseph P. Nisa, Matthew P. Hendrickson, Neal R. Stoll, Rita Sinkfield Belin, Steven Albertson The US FTC issues proposed rulemaking relating to withdrawal of Hart-Scott-Rodino filings

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The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that, if adopted, will codify the FTC’s longstanding informal procedures for voluntarily withdrawing and refiling an HSR Act Premerger Notification and Report Form (HSR filing) and, more significantly, will (...)

Brian C. Mohr, Joseph P. Nisa, Matthew P. Hendrickson, Neal R. Stoll, Rita Sinkfield Belin The US FTC issues a statement to clarify the use of escrows in reportable acquisitions

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On April 29, 2011, the Premerger Notification Office (PNO) of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued a statement “to provide greater clarity about the use of escrows in connection with transactions” that require notification under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as (...)

Brian C. Mohr, Joseph P. Nisa, Neal R. Stoll, Rita Sinkfield Belin The US FTC imposes civil penalty for pre-merger filing violations related stock acquisitions (ValueAct)

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The Federal Trade Commission earlier this week obtained a $1.1 million civil penalty against ValueAct Capital Partners, L.P. (“ValueAct”) for ValueAct’s failure to file the required Hart-Scott-Rodino (“HSR”) premerger notifications before acquiring additional shares of voting securities of (...)

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