Incipio Gets Early Approval From FTC On Skullcandy Buy

Irvine-based Incipio said today that the FTC has granted it early termination of the waiting period required by the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, on its acquisition of fellow electronics accessory maker ,a href="">Skullcandy. Incipio and Skullcandy said in June that Incipio would pay approximately $177M for Skullcandy, or $5.75 per share in cash. Both Incipio and Skullcandy make electronic accessories, including earbuds, headphones, mobile phone cases, and more.