Keyword: FTC


Six States Join FTC Lawsuit to Block Amgen-Horizon

27.06.2023 -

Six US states – New York, California, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota and Washington – have joined the Federal Trade Commission's lawsuit to block Amgen's proposed nearly...


FTC Intervention in Amgen-Horizon Deal Stuns Biopharma

20.06.2023 -

The US Federal Trade Commission’s lawsuit to potentially block the $27.8 merger of Amgen and Horizon Therapeutics is creating heightened concern in the international...


FTC Seeks to Block Amgen-Horizon Merger

17.05.2023 -

Calling the deal announced late last year an alarming sign for biopharma, the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is seeking to block the closing of Amgen’s proposed $28...


FTC Questions Sandoz-Aurobindo Deal Plans

22.11.2019 - Plans by Swiss drugmaker Novartis to sell $1 billion worth of assets belonging to its Sandoz generics subsidiary to India’s Aurobindo Pharma may run afoul of the US Federal Trade...


FTC Blocks Evonik Takeover of Peroxychem

05.08.2019 - The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is seeking to block Germany-based Evonik’s acquisition of US rival Peroxychem from One Equity Partners, saying that it would lead to higher...


Tronox and FTC Seek Appeal Delay

14.02.2019 - Tronox and staff of the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) have filed a joint motion with FTC Commissioners asking for a delay of the remaining appeal deadline with regard to the...


FTC Clears Purchase of M&G’s Texas PET Plant

08.01.2019 - Thai polyester giant Indorama Ventures (IVL) and its two partners in the joint acquisition vehicle CC Polymers have received all regulatory clearance from the US Federal Trade...


FTC Seeks Comments on Linde Plant Sale

27.11.2018 - The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has invited public comments on an application from Linde and Praxair to sell a hydrogen and carbon monoxide (syngas) plant at Clear Lake...