facebook
twitter
search
search

DOJ, FTC divide antitrust responsibilities

March 5, 2002 at 11:17 AM

WASHINGTON, March 5 (UPI) -- The Justice Department and the Federal Trade Commission Tuesday announced an agreement to overhaul the antitrust clearance process for mergers and acquisitions. The department and the FTC, which in the past have shared jurisdiction, will for the first time divide responsibility for individual industries.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending Stories
Einstein vindicated: Scientists find gravitational waves
Vatican: Bishops not required to report abuse to police
Nicola Griffin to appear in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue at 56
Dementia rates decline in U.S., researchers unsure why
'El Chapo' drug empire's alleged financial operator arrested in Mexico