U.S.and Texas v. Aetna, Inc. and The Prudential Insurance Company of America (N.D.TX) Civil Action 3-99CV1398-H

Merger review of Aetna, Inc.’s acquisition of Prudential Insurance Company of America

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Texas v. IBP, Inc. Case No. 8343, 87th District Court, Anderson County, Texas

Merger review of IBP?s acquisition of Vernon Calhoun Packing Co. affecting beef market

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Texas v. Insurance Services Office, Inc., et al.: No. 439,089, 53rd Judicial District Court, Travis County, Texas

Insurance boycott

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Pennsylvania v. Russell Stover Candies, Inc., et al., (E.D. Pa. Filed April 15, 1993)

Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office filed an action on April 15, 1993, in federal court in Philadelphia challenging the acquisition by Russsell Stover of certain Whitman?s Chocolate Division assets, including the Whitman?s trade name, owned by Pet, Inc. Following a two-day hearing, the district court denied the request for a preliminary injunction, but also denied defendants?…

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Pennsylvania v. SGL Carbon, LLC Civil No. 03126E, W.D. Pa. filed April 15, 2003.

Action to block sale of graphite electrode plant to one of only two competitors

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Pennsylvania v. Providence Health System, Inc., et al., 1994-1 Trade Cas. (CCH) 70,603 (M.D. Pa. 1994)4:CV-94-772 (M.D. Pa. filed May 24, 1994)

Pennsylvania sought to enjoin the merger between Providence Health System Inc. and North Central Pennsylvania Health System, alleging that the merger would substantially lessen competition in the market for hospital services in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.

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New York v. El Paso Energy Corp., No. 01-CV-0059S (SC) (W.D.N.Y. May 2, 2001)

Alleged anticompetitive merger of gasoline pipelines

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Minnesota v. Allina Health System, C6-05-541 (Minn. Dist. Ct. Ramsey County)

In January 2005, the State filed suit against Allina Health System alleging that it conspired with St. Paul Heart Clinic (?SPHC?) and Metropolitan Cardiology Consultants (?MCC?) to monopolize the market for cardiology services in the Twin Cities area by planning a merger or comparable transaction.

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