In the Matter of Aveanna Healthcare LLC and Maxim Healthcare Services


The FTC closed its investigation into this proposed merger after the parties abandoned the transaction.

Retained by the Federal Trade Commission

The Federal Trade Commission initiated an investigation into the proposed merger of Aveanna Healthcare LLC and Maxim Healthcare Services. The FTC sought to investigate the potential effects on the market for nursing services. The FTC retained Cornerstone Research to support experts Mark Duggan of Stanford University and Bob Majure of Cornerstone Research.

After the parties decided to abandon the transaction, the FTC closed its investigation.

For more information on this case, contact Bob Majure or Sachin Sancheti.

Case Experts

Mark Duggan

Wayne and Jodi Cooperman Professor of Economics;
Trione Director,
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR);
Stanford University

  • Washington

W. Robert Majure

Vice President