antitrust law


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antitrust law

Legislation that limits the ability of an enterprise or group of individuals to monopolise a service or product, thereby controlling and restricting free trade.

antitrust law

Government Legislation that limits the ability of organizations or groups of individuals to monopolize a service–or product, thereby controlling and restricting free trade. See Safe harbor rules.
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Criminal violations of the antitrust laws are felonies that can expose companies to significant fines and individuals to fines and imprisonment.
60) Although all non-OECD countries were considered as part of the developing world, our final sample included only those developing countries for which antitrust law information and data on capitalism and democracy were available.
By changing the fiduciary duty standards, Professor Markham argues, antitrust law can create more compliance with the law to coexist with the existing enforcement only model.
Under the new Antitrust Law, for a transaction to be referable to the CADE, there must be the occurrence of effects in the Brazilian territory (effects test).
B surveys the historical (pre-Trinko) relationship between antitrust law and regulation.
Given the lack of clarity in antitrust law and the fact that what is and is not permissible has changed over time, franchisors should implement best practices that minimize the chance that their pricing policy will run afoul of antitrust laws.
However the NFLPA no longer has to worry about a scenario where labor law only applies, as the High Court sent the NFL a resounding message that antitrust laws apply to football.
9) These ideas are also a foundation of The Antitrust Paradox, but the book extends the analysis of antitrust law substantially beyond ideas relating to vertical practices.
He is also a member of the American Bar Association's Antitrust Law Section and a member of the Robinson-Patman Act Committee.
Clarify the Interface between Intellectual Property Rights and Antitrust Law
It will first show that the neglected rationale for some policing of domestic antitrust law is that antidiscrimination requirements are necessary to protect the efficacy of both the WTO's tariff reductions and its elimination of other trade restrictions.
The results are very telling--not just with regard to Microsoft, but to antitrust law in general.