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Jonathan Lewis Quoted in FTC Watch Article About Agency Challenges to Healthcare Mergers

News / December 9, 2015

Partner Jonathan Lewis is quoted in an article published December 9, 2015, in FTC Watch. Commenting on the agency’s opposition to the proposed merger of two West Virginia hospitals as anticompetitive that the West Virginia Attorney General (AG) would allow to proceed, Lewis noted that the FTC’s complaint also alleges egregious conduct on the part of the hospitals and he says, “If there is a case that it just way over the top, I don’t think the FTC is going to back off. If it’s marginal, maybe they defer to the AG.”

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