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antitrust

Chiefly US regulating or opposing trusts, monopolies, cartels, or similar organizations, esp in order to prevent unfair competition
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He is a frequent speaker before the ABA Section of Antitrust Law, ABA Section of Business Law, the Biotechnology Industry Organization, the American Conference Institute, and Practising Law Institute.
The Cadwalader Antitrust team was led by Charles Rick Rule, Partner Andy Forman and newly-elected Special Counsel Dan Howley.
Third, for the first time in many years, a president has actually shown some interest in antitrust enforcement.
Merger Antitrust Review in the EU, and the ArbJournal in the US are consultancy services provided by senior antitrust lawyers, economists and analysts, who are exclusively dedicated to delivering value-added analysis of the EU and US issues arising out of mergers and acquisitions.
As can be seen by its statutory charge, this Commission has no specific mandate or focus on any aspect of the federal antitrust laws.
When Lockyer initially announced his investigation, some labor attorneys argued that his suspicions about the legality of the pact were unfounded due to broad exemptions in federal labor law that allow for companies bargaining in a bloc - like Albertson's, Vons and Ralphs - to act in ways that would generally be in violation of antitrust laws.
It has been six years since Microsoft introduced Windows 95, the operating system that, by "bundling" itself with a Web browser, prompted the government's first antitrust suit against the company in 1997.
A: Associations have unique exposure to antitrust scrutiny.
The author also insists that, "The Microsoft case has shown--and not for the first time--how politics can taint the antitrust enforcement process.
5 billion respectively According to the HIAA study, allowing an antitrust waiver in California could increase annual private health care spending there by up to $7.