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DOJ Toughens Antitrust Consent Decree Enforcement

USA - February 9 2018 The U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division ("DOJ") has adopted new terms in recent consent decrees that enhance DOJ's ability to enforce its…

Michael A. Gleason, J. Bruce McDonald

New Law Requires Disclosure of Biologic Patent Settlement Agreements to Antitrust Authorities

USA - October 17 2018 Last week, the Patient Right to Know Drug Prices Act ("Act") became law. The Act requires pharmaceutical companies to disclose to antitrust agencies…

Jonathan Berman, Rosanna K. McCalips

U.S. Justice Department obtains record jail sentence for antitrust conspiracy: the value of cooperation and judicial discretion

USA - April 30 2009 Earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Justice obtained the longest term ever imposed for a single antitrust violation.

Ryan C. Thomas

Antitrust Alert: First Successful Private Antitrust Merger Challenge Leads to Divestiture Order

USA - October 17 2018 A federal district court has ordered a defendant in private antitrust litigation to divest a manufacturing plant following a competitor's merger…

Joseph D. Antel, J. Bruce McDonald

DOJ Makes Giving Up Harder: Stricter Requirements for Seeking Leniency

USA - April 25 2022 The Department of Justice Antitrust Division ("DOJ") recently updated its Leniency Program and issued a revised set of Frequently Asked Questions…

Eric P. Enson, John M. Majoras, Ryan C. Thomas