The US DoJ agrees to use binding arbitration to resolve merger disputes for a new approach in antitrust enforcements (Novelis / Aleris Corporation)

DOJ AGREEMENT TO USE BINDING ARBITRATION TO RESOLVE MERGER DISPUTE COULD HERALD NEW APPROACH IN ANTITRUST ENFORCEMENT* Federal antitrust enforcers may be increasingly looking to arbitrators—instead of federal courts—to be the arbiters of competition law if a new approach in enforcement takes hold. This approach was highlighted on September 4, 2019, when the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice (“DOJ”) filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio challenging Novelis Inc.’s proposed $2.6 billion acquisition of Aleris Corporation. Upon filing of its complaint, the DOJ issued a press release announcing that it had reached an agreement with defendants to use binding arbitration “to resolve the

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  • Constantine Cannon (New York)

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Alex Cohen, The US DoJ agrees to use binding arbitration to resolve merger disputes for a new approach in antitrust enforcements (Novelis / Aleris Corporation), 4 septembre 2019, e-Competitions September 2019, Art. N° 92038

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