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Graham J. Hyman focuses his practice on antitrust and competition matters. Graham’s prior experience includes drafting Series A issuance documents, bridge loans, employee stock option agreements, operating agreements for subsidiaries, antitrust control questions for M&A deals and letters of intent for joint ventures and mergers. He also advised on antitrust implications of potential business combinations based on market share. Additionally, Graham previously was a summer associate on the legal team leading the Flint, Michigan lead poisoning class action and the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) class action.Read Graham Hyman's full bio.
Senate Passes Bill to Substantially Increase HSR Merger Filing Fees for Deals Greater Than $5 Billion
By Graham Hyman and Gregory E. Heltzer on Jun 10, 2021
Posted In DOJ Developments, FTC Developments, Joint Ventures/Competitor Collaboration, Mergers & Acquisitions
On June 6, 2021, the US Senate passed the Merger Filing Fee Modernization Act of 2021. The bill is co-sponsored by Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), the Chairwoman of the Senate Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights; and Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA). The bill amends the premerger notification provisions of 15 U.S.C. § 18a...
By Graham Hyman, Timothy (Ty) Carson and Gregory E. Heltzer on Feb 9, 2021
Posted In DOJ Developments, FTC Developments, Mergers & Acquisitions
The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released a joint statement with the Department of Justice (DOJ) on February 4, 2021, signaling comprehensive changes to the merger review process. In a significant development, the agencies declared a moratorium on the early termination program for merger reviews. This policy shift signals a potential sea change in antitrust...