The logistics of processing, copying and producing documents in response to a Second Request impose burdens far beyond the scope of the antitrust substance of a merger review. It can create massive administrative headaches ranging from arduous financial database excavation to difficult document production specifications.
Contrary to traditional discovery, HSR Second Request is not conducted under the rules of civil procedure, but compliance is mandatory before a merger can legally close, and legal teams get only one chance to produce required data. This means a cooperative and efficient approach is critical to success.
In this session, sponsored by Epiq Systems, you'll learn best practices that can be implemented ahead of time to help you through the second request process. Attendees will learn how to:
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