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Legal Insights and Perspectives for the Healthcare Industry

Our corporate and business transactions and finance teams published a LawFlash on the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) recent procedural notice to Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) lenders addressing the treatment of PPP loans in the context of a “change of ownership” of the borrower and whether prior SBA approval must be obtained in such transactions. This LawFlash provides key takeaways for healthcare clients and healthcare industry investors with respect to M&A transactions involving PPP borrowers.

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Readers may also be interested to read our LawFlash on California Could See Regulatory Scrutiny of Post-COVID-19 Healthcare Transactions.

Partners Ayesha Waheed and Asem Bakenova and associate Daniyar Zhumakhanov have contributed to the PFI Global Infrastructure Report 2020 with an article discussing Kazakhstan’s public-private partnership (PPP) law and its application to the healthcare sector.

In the article, they highlight a number of considerations related to private investment in Kazakhstan’s healthcare sector, which has seen a steady annual increase of 31% from 2016 to 2019.

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In this LawFlash, our antitrust and competition team details increased jurisdictional and filing fee thresholds under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act announced by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on January 28. Healthcare entities contemplating mergers, acquisitions, or other transactions that might require premerger notification should review the new thresholds, which apply to transactions closing on or after February 27, 2020.

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