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Antitrust agencies, however, have generally sued under Section 7 of the Clayton Antitrust Act, which prohibits acquisitions where the effect may be substantially to lessen competition, or to tend to create a monopoly when attempting to block a merger, according to the article.
The Clayton Antitrust Act was enacted in 1914 to prevent anticompetitive acts.
Rockefeller's Standard Oil be broken up for violating the Sherman Antitrust Act. That decision is often remembered as a great triumph over plutocracy, but, in a key way, it was actually the opposite.
Consumer welfare was never part of the Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890 or the Clayton Antitrust Act of 1914.
Subject to the regulatory approvals of the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and under the provisions of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Act, the sale is expected to close in first quarter 2019.
Airbnb's removal of Israeli listings may run afoul of such statutes as the Export Administration Act of 1979, the Ribicoff Amendment to the Tax Reform Act of 1976, and the Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890.
The Senate has also revived legislation which would amend the Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890.
In his introduction to what came to be known as the Sherman Antitrust Act, Senator John Sherman argued before the US Congress: 'If we will not endure a king as a political power, we should not endure a king over the production, transportation, and sale of any of the necessities of life.
The PCA is the Philippine version of the US Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890, and the competition provisions of the Treaty for the Functioning of the European Union.
Private plaintiffs challenge reverse payment agreements under [section]1 and [section]2 of the Sherman Antitrust Act, 15 U.S.C.
(21) In considering the second step, note that Congress has not imposed many limits on the Lanham Act's extraterritorial application and therefore the limits of the Act must be analyzed through precedent that has previously been applied to the Sherman Antitrust Act. (22)
The main theme of the Supreme Court ruling was that the Sherman Antitrust Act did apply to the insurance industry.