Confidentiality of leniency can limit disclosure in M&A

Pallavi Guniganti

29 March 2017

Confidentiality of leniency can limit disclosure in M&A

Kenji Ito at GCR Live Cartels 2017, GCR Live / Freedom Film LLC

Even when a company for sale wants to tell potential buyers about its potential antitrust liabilities, it can be legally restricted from doing so, a lawyer formerly at Japan’s Fair Trade Commission warned yesterday.