Principal William P. Hall assists Harrah's and Caesars in creating the world's largest gaming company.
William Hall provided economic analysis to Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. for its $9.4 billion acquisition of Caesars Entertainment, Inc. Assisted by Paul Godek and Laura Malowane, Dr. Hall was retained by both parties through counsel at Latham & Watkins and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. The 11-month investigation into several geographic markets by the FTC concluded with a 5-0 Commission vote to close the investigation with no enforcement action. Dr. Hall testified on behalf of Harrah's in May before the New Jersey Casino Control Commission with respect to the competitive effects of the merger among Atlantic City casinos.