The legal and economic challenges facing companies in the retail industry have increased exponentially as revenue streams, digital presences, and inventive partnerships have become more varied and powerful. Compass Lexecon has direct industry experience, which enables us to provide actionable insights on competitive issues with data-backed conclusions while addressing the need to remain compliant with governmental regulation.

Compass Lexecon economists regularly present our analyses before governmental bodies including the Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice including presentations concerning some of the largest mergers in retail.

Compass Lexecon’s retail industry experts have provided consultation and presentations on a broad range of issues, including:

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Antitrust Clearance
  • Hart-Scott Rodino (“HSR”) Filing
  • Regulatory Approval from the FTC and DOJ
  • Competitive Analysis and Review
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Credit Card Litigation
  • Efficiency Analysis
  • Breach of Contract
  • Valuation and Solvency Analysis
  • Financial Distress