Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson (New York)

Aleksandr B.  Livshits

Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson (New York)
Lawyer (Special Counsel)

Aleksandr B. Livshits is a special counsel in the Antitrust Department, resident in Fried Frank’s New York office, where he is a member of the Antitrust and Competition Practice. Mr. Livshits’ practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, including complex cross-border transactions, criminal and civil antitrust litigation, and antitrust compliance counseling. He has represented a variety of clients before the US Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission and he has extensive experience in a broad range of industries, including pharmaceuticals, aerospace, automotive, retail, media, and high technology, among others. Mr. Livshits is recognized by Legal 500 in Antitrust: Merger Control. Mr. Livshits currently serves as a Chair to the Mergers Committee of the Antitrust Section of the New York State Bar Association and as a Vice Chair to the Antitrust Section’s Legislation Committee of the American Bar Association. Mr. Livshits has written on various antitrust topics and has contributed articles to The M&A Lawyer, The New York Law Journal and The Deal Pipeline. He has also drafted the chapter on antitrust considerations for the M&A treatise Takeover Defense: Mergers and Acquisitions.

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Articles

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Nathaniel L. Asker, Aleksandr B. Livshits, John Todd Garcia Jr. The US FTC requires the parties in a sale of natural gas pipeline to revise their agreement in order to eliminate a non-compete covenant deemed unreasonably limited in scope (Nexus Gas Transmission / DTE Energy)

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This article has been nominated for the 2020 Antitrust Writing Awards. Click here to learn more about the Antitrust Writing Awards. In a September 13, 2019 enforcement action, the Federal Trade Commission required the parties in a sale of a natural gas pipeline to revise their agreement to (...)

Nathaniel L. Asker, Aleksandr B. Livshits, Matthew Joseph The US District Court for the District of Columbia rejects the DOJ’s challenge to a vertical merger in the entertainment sector (AT&T / Time Warner)

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This article has been nominated for the 2019 Antitrust Writing Awards. Click here to learn more about the Antitrust Writing Awards. Court rejects DOJ challenge to AT&T / Time Warner vertical merger* In a much anticipated decision, Judge Richard Leon on June 12, 2018, rejected the (...)

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