Wage Suppression Antitrust Class Allegations Against Oracle Dismissed As Untimely

By Timothy F. Haley A 2009 Department of Justice (DOJ) investigation of the employment and recruitment practices of a number of Silicon Valley technology companies resulted in DOJ lawsuits against seven companies, followed by consent decrees and numerous class actions brought by employees and former employees. The plaintiffs claimed that their employers entered into agreements […]

Careers in International Antitrust Law and Practical Tips For International Practitioners – Wednesday, March 9, 2016

The ABA Section of Antitrust Laws International Committee and George Mason University School of Law Present Careers in International Antitrust Law and Practical Tips For International Practitioners Wednesday, March 9, 2016 8:30-9a.m. EST Networking Breakfast 9a.m.-10:15a.m. EST Panel With competition laws and agencies in approximately 130 jurisdictions, antitrust attorneys and economists are increasingly called upon […]

Live Nation Gets Appellate Victory in Antitrust Dispute

“Big is not necessarily bad,” writes the 4th Circuit in a case that examined whether the concert giant coerced performing artists. On Thursday, the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the dismissal of a long-lasting antitrust lawsuit against Live Nation. In 2009,It’s My Party, Inc., which runs the famed outdoor venue MerriweatherPost Pavilion in […]

MLB Faces Antitrust Trial Over Telecasts: Are Small-Market Clubs Doomed By Cord-Cutters?

For a lengthy time, the suggestion that MLB would certainly go to test over something like this was unthinkable. The taking legal action against followers are jabbing the court, looking for to restrict MLB’s discussion of the procompetitiveimpact of its system, which has actually triggered MLB to react with a description to the […]

The Antitrust Week in Review

The liquidation trustee for the previous retail gigantic RadioShack is implicating 5 of the globes biggest customer electronic devices firms of unlawfully conspiring to produce an elaborate price-fixing system that synthetically blew up the expense of optical disk drives, a typical part existing in lots of tools, devices as well as computer systems. Industrial titans […]