Axinn Obtains Antitrust Clearance for Rent-Way, Inc.'s $567 Million Acquisition by Rent-A-Center
September 1, 2006
Axinn represented Rent-Way, Inc., a leading operator of rent-to-own stores based in Erie, PA, in Rent-Way's acquisition by rival Rent-A-Center, Inc. The transaction was valued at $576 million. Axinn attorneys Stephen Axinn and Michael Keeley led Axinn's successful efforts before the Federal Trade Commission to avoid the issuance of a second request.