Recent Development in Antitrust and International Trade Law

DOJ Settles With Grupo Bimbo on Sara Lee Acquisition

October 21, 2011 at 3:14 pm

On October 21, 2011, the DOJ Antitrust Division (“DOJ”) filed a civil lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. to prevent Grupo Bimbo S.A.B. de C.V. and BBU Inc. (collectively, “BBU”) from acquiring Sara Lee Corporation's (“Sara Lee”) North American Fresh Bakery business. The DOJ simultaneously filed a Proposed […]