antitrust legislation

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Noun1.antitrust legislation - law intended to promote free competition in the market place by outlawing monopoliesantitrust legislation - 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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Although certainly a contested literature, the free-market opposition to antitrust legislation is far more sophisticated than Mallaby asserts (see, for instance, Fred S.
Arranza said enacting HB 4144 into law would be a violation of RA 10667 or the Philippine Competition Act, the first antitrust legislation in the country.
Reflecting the consensus among liberals and conservatives on the importance of checking corporate power, the Eisenhower administration continued the aggressive use of antitrust legislation to foster market competition.
A partial exemption for insurance companies from the federal antitrust legislation that applies to most businesses.
Hong Kongs much-anticipated cross-sector antitrust legislation came into operation on December 14, 2015.
As we will show, among other impediments to the successful partnership is the use of antitrust legislation and regulation that protect Western firms who incorrectly see partnership as contrary to national interest.
Antitrust legislation prohibits conduct that restrains competition by private business entities.
The takeover is subject to shareholder approval, regulatory clearance in Barbados, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago and clearance under the Hart-Scott-Rodino antitrust legislation.
Dollar General, in a statement issued earlier this month, said the FTC's second request for information was "expected" and it is "a standard part of the regulatory review process" under the Hart-Scott-Rodino antitrust legislation.
The billionaire said this week that his America Movil, the Americas' largest wireless operator with 272 million subscribers, is bowing to imminent antitrust legislation by selling assets in Mexico to reduce its dominant market share.