LAWS 9940 Antitrust Law (Spring: 3 )
Antitrust law issues abound in many areas of law, including corporate work, litigation, and even tax law. This course covers basic U.S. antitrust law, as codified in the major federal antitrust statutes, and the body of case law interpreting these statutes. Specific topics to be covered include agreements in restraint of trade, monopolization, vertical and horizontal mergers, price discrimination, and tying. No prior understanding of economics or trade regulation is required. Students will be instructed in the basic economics of competition and monopoly needed to analyze and practice antitrust law.
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