a US statute that was the first to regulate competition there. It controls contracts, combinations and conspiracies in restraint of trade and agreements and the like designed to bring about monopolies in any part of commerce.
District Judge Claudia Wilken ruled that the National Collegiate Athletic Association, whose member schools make billions of dollars off the players' performances but don't give the players even a tiny slice of the revenue, is engaged in illegal price fixing - a violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act.
This foreclosure of competition and anticompetitive conduct by SESAC and certain of its affiliates in the licensing of SESAC music were challenged as violations of Sections 1 and 2 of the Sherman Antitrust Act, prohibiting, respectively, unreasonable restraints of trade, monopolization, and a conspiracy to monopolize.
Debs, William Jennings Bryan, and Grover Cleveland, and a section of primary sources like an excerpt from Mark Twain's Roughing It, a New York Times article on displays of wealth at a high-society ball; an article on the overcrowded, unsanitary conditions of poor residents in tenement buildings; Andrew Carnegie's writings about philanthropy; and the Sherman Antitrust Act.
Additionally, the complaint claims the airline is in violation of both the Sherman Antitrust Act and the Clayton Antitrust Act, the first of which Korean Air has reportedly admitted guilt to in a deal with the U.