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Trade groups and dairy coops accused of slaughtering cows to keep milk prices high

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 30 2011

According to a news source, two antitrust lawsuits were filed in a California federal court this week alleging that dairy trade groups and coops manipulated dairy prices between 2003 and 2010 under a program that slaughtered more than 500,000 cows

DOJ seeks public comment on Anheuser-Busch InBevGrupo Modelo merger settlement

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 31 2013

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has published the antitrust complaint filed with a proposed final judgment and competitive impact statement

DOJ seeks to stop beer merger

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 1 2013

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has filed an antitrust lawsuit against Belgian brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev SANV (ABI) and Mexican brewer Grupo

FTC to conduct workshop on biosimilar issues

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 21 2013

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has scheduled a December 10, 2013, public workshop in Washington, D.C., "to explore competition issues

FTC report recommends ways to balance patent system with competition

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 7 2011

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued a report titled "The Evolving IP Marketplace: Aligning Patent Notice and Remedies with Competition.”

FTC proposes new test for transfers of pharma patents to trigger antitrust review

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 16 2012

The Federal Trade Commission has issued for public comment a notice of proposed rulemaking that is intended to clarify “when a transfer of exclusive rights to a patent in the pharmaceutical industry results in a potentially reportable asset acquisition under the Hart Scott Rodino (HSR) Act.”

Chobani prohibited from using “Greek” yogurt designation in U.K.

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • Greece, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • January 31 2014

The England and Wales Court of Appeal has dismissed the appeal filed by Chobani from a lower court's grant of permanent injunction barring the

Recent agreements to settle disputes: contaminated GE rice lawsuits, dairy pricing and false pet food ads

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 15 2011

Bayer CropScience has agreed to pay up to $750 million to settle the claims of rice farmers who allege that the company’s genetically engineered (GE) rice contaminated their conventional crops and led to market losses when some countries closed their borders to U.S

DOJ antitrust complaint against Dean Foods survives dismissal motion

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 16 2010

A federal court in Wisconsin has reportedly denied the motion to dismiss filed by Dean Foods Co. in antitrust litigation brought by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the attorneys general of three states, challenging the company’s acquisition of a milk producer in 2009

Single-serve coffee maker alleges unfair competition in market

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 14 2014

TreeHouse Foods, Inc. has filed an antitrust and unfair competition lawsuit against Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. and Keurig, Inc., alleging