January 26, 2016

HSR’s Revised Jurisdictional Thresholds

As noted in these memos, the thresholds set forth in the HSR Act have been revised ― as they are annually―based on the change in gross national product. The minimum size of transaction has been raised from $76.3 million to $78.2 million – expected to apply to all transactions closing after the effective date, probably in the last week of February 2016.