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O’Melveny’s Bush Quoted on Chinese Merger Review in International Financial Law ReviewMarch 20, 2013
International Financial Law Review’s March 14, 2013, article, “Why Chinese Merger Review Takes So Long,” quotes O’Melveny & Myers LLP partner Nathan Bush on what types of foreign direct investment deals in China will trigger a merger review by Chinese officials in the Anti-Monopoly (AML) Bureau. “It’s important to note that a high-profile FDI [foreign direct investment] deal into China may not require merger review, while a global M&A transaction that is not China-focused and lacks a China FDI component may nevertheless trigger the mandatory merger notification process based on the parties’ annual revenues from China,” Bush said in the article.
Bush is a member of O'Melveny's Antitrust & Competition Practice and resides in the Firm's Singapore office.