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Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 21 Jan 2014
FTC revises HSR and interlocking directorate thresholds
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently announced the annual changes to the notification thresholds for filings under the Hart-Scott-Rodino
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 12 Jan 2012
Antitrust considerations for health care accountable care organizations (“ACOs”): some antitrust preventive medicine
January 1, 2012 marked the statutory deadline for the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) to be established under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 25 Feb 2011
Supreme Court denies certiorari in the Leegin follow-up case
The United States Supreme Court recently declined a petition for writ of certiorari, which requested review of a subsequent lower court decision in its landmark vertical minimum price fixing decision in Leegin Creative Leather Products, Inc.
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 16 Dec 2010
H.R. 3190: will resale price maintenance revert back to the per se rule?
On December 8, 2010, the House Judiciary Committee reported out of committee H.R. 3190, the Discount Consumer Pricing Protection Act of 2009, and recommended that it be considered by the House as a whole.
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 4 Jun 2010
U.S. Supreme Court reverses Seventh Circuit decision refuses to treat NFL as a single business entity
In a unanimous decision, the United States Supreme Court rejected the National Football League's ("NFL") argument that it should be accorded antitrust protection as a single business entity with respect to its licensing of intellectual property, rather than as the concerted action or conspiracy of 32 member teams.
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP | USA | 22 May 2009
The emergence of vigorous antitrust enforcement
Recent developments in antitrust law and policy indicate that the government is preparing to take more action against policies that harm consumers and competition and reverse the lenient enforcement approach of the past administration.