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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The Department of Justice Antitrust Division (DOJ) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) have jointly issued written guidance for human resource (HR) professionals on how antitrust law applies to employee hiring and compensation decisions (Guidance).
This discussion of fairness in antitrust law examines legal, philosophical, political, and moral aspects of antitrust and competition policy.
Gavil, a former office director at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and a leading academic authority on antitrust law, has joined its Antitrust Group in Washington, D.
This work for students, scholars, and practitioners in patent law (as well as government officials and judges) explains the relationship between patent misuse doctrine and antitrust law.
By preventing and punishing anticompetitive practices by market players, an antitrust law protects and promotes market competition.
This year, the chosen topic merges the worlds of antitrust law and agriculture, bringing together legal scholars and practitioners from both fields to discuss "Antitrust and Competition in America's Heartland.
After more than 7 years under analysis, on the 1st December 2011, the new Brazilian Antitrust Law (Law # 12.
Until recently, regulation and antitrust law operated in tandem to safeguard competition in regulated industries.
Antitrust Law and Enforcement, written by attorney Douglas Broder, provides readers with an accessible introduction to U.
Last week's American Needle ruling reinforced the decades-old notion that sports leagues cannot escape antitrust law.
The Second Circuit viewed the three-year rule as a mandatory subject of collective bargaining and rejected the argument that antitrust law should permit a player to circumvent the bargaining scheme established by federal labor law.