antitrust law

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Noun1.antitrust law - law intended to promote free competition in the market place by outlawing monopoliesantitrust law - law intended to promote free competition in the market place by outlawing monopolies
law - legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity; "there is a law against kidnapping"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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In the past it has fought anti-trust legislation, creation of a consumer protection agency, labor law reform and reduction in corporate taxes.
Borrelli said the state already regulates horse racing and has anti-trust legislation, and he didn't see any issue with addressing a monopoly through his amendment.
If this issue is tied to anti-trust legislation and regulators get the opportunity to impose larger financial penalties, internet companies will be motivated to do better.
The United States is not part of any output-limiting initiative due to its anti-trust legislation and fragmented oil industry.
Meanwhile, the anti-trust legislation that the United States might have on its books has for all intents and purposes become a dead letter of the law.
May the Hotel Management Agreement be subject to merger clearance under any competition and anti-trust legislation that may exist within the Territory?
Well, thanks to the anti-trust legislation in the United States, the US government in 1974 was finally able to dismantle the monopoly of telecommunications giant known as AT&T, which was broken up into seven different companies.
anti-trust legislation. The series of probes comes in the wake of a