US Federal Trade Commission Proposes Sweeping Revisions to HSR Form
18 August 2010
Mayer Brown Legal Update
The US Federal Trade Commission has announced a proposed major overhaul of the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Notification and Report Form that is intended to streamline the form and to require the submission of additional information that the agencies believe will help in their review efforts. A number of the these additional requirements are likely to result in significantly increased reporting obligations for many parties. The proposed changes have been published for notice and comment in the Federal Register.