Quantcast

Tag Archives: Sherman Act

Court once again ponders class arbitration waivers

WASHINGTON – In the latest in a series of cases considering the enforceability of mandatory arbitration clauses that bar class proceedings, the U.S. Supreme Court is considering whether federal common law prohibits such agreements in some circumstances.

Read More »

ANTITRUST

Decisions about the licensing of NFL teams’ separately owned intellectual property constitute concerted activity and are thus covered by §1 of the Sherman Act. U.S. Supreme Court. American Needle, Inc. v. NFL, No. 08-661.  May 24, 2010. Lawyers USA No. ...

Read More »

ANTITRUST

A price-squeeze claim may not be brought under the Sherman Act if the defendant didn’t have a duty to sell to the plaintiff at wholesale prices. Pacific Bell Telephone Co. v. linkLINE Communications, Inc., No. 07-512. Feb. 25, 2009.

Read More »