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Antitrust Act:

see Clayton Antitrust ActClayton Antitrust Act,
1914, passed by the U.S. Congress as an amendment to clarify and supplement the Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890. It was drafted by Henry De Lamar Clayton.
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; Sherman Antitrust ActSherman Antitrust Act,
1890, first measure passed by the U.S. Congress to prohibit trusts; it was named for Senator John Sherman. Prior to its enactment, various states had passed similar laws, but they were limited to intrastate businesses.
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The settlement includes an agreement to a guilty plea by BNP Paribas USA to a single violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act and a fine of $90M, which will be covered by existing provisions.
The main theme of the Supreme Court ruling was that the Sherman Antitrust Act did apply to the insurance industry.
com)-- The Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 is a set of amendments to the Clayton Antitrust Act.
15, 1914, the Clayton Antitrust Act, which expanded on the Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890, was signed into law by President Woodrow Wilson.
Hagens Berman said Google infringed various federal antitrust laws such as the Sherman Act, Clayton Antitrust Act, California Unfair Competition Law and California Cartwright Act.
This foreclosure of competition and anticompetitive conduct by SESAC and certain of its affiliates in the licensing of SESAC music were challenged as violations of Sections 1 and 2 of the Sherman Antitrust Act, prohibiting, respectively, unreasonable restraints of trade, monopolization, and a conspiracy to monopolize.
00 per share, said in its current statement that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust act on its deal expired on 6 September, removing one condition to closing.
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The District Court had found that Sunbeam failed to show that Nielsen blocked any competitor from establishing a syndicated television audience measurement service in the Miami market and lacked antitrust standing to assert its Sherman Act and Florida Antitrust Act claims against Nielsen.
Among them are the National Labor Relations Act, the Railway Labor Act, the Sherman Antitrust Act, and the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act.
The company has received the notice for early termination of the waiting period under the Hart Scott Rodino Antitrust Act of 1976, in connection with the previously announced merger of Nalco and Ecolab Inc.