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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Dak~s health is based on the assumption that this procedure does not fall within the scope of the anti-trust legislation due to the lack of a selection decision and the non-discriminatory accessibility of all pharmaceutical companies.
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.
Bachvarova is in charge of the "agriculture and food" portfolio in the working group on anti-trust legislation in Bulgaria which is scheduled to hold its first sitting on Tuesday.
The aim is to push the European Commission to create its own media pluralism surveillance programme using clear indicators of threats to pluralism in the 27 member states, and to define clearer and more effective anti-trust legislation at EU level governing concentration in media and publicity.
Senators from the three major parties cited an urgent need for Mexico to update its anti-kidnapping laws and proposed that a special legislative session be called for this legislation and other important measures, such as anti-trust legislation.
The DOT will decide whether to give the plan immunity from anti-trust legislation after a 60-day consultation period.