Category Archives: Antitrust – Competition law

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Out of the DOJ Ashes Rises the FTC Phoenix: How to Enhance Antitrust Enforcement by Eliminating an Antitrust Enforcement Agency

Darren Bush, Houston Law has a controversial idea, Out of the DOJ Ashes Rises the FTC Phoenix: How to Enhance Antitrust Enforcement by Eliminating an Antitrust Enforcement Agency. ABSTRACT: Congress passed the Federal Trade Commission Act in 1914, displeased with….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Overcoming methodological challenges in the application of competition law to digital platforms—a Swedish perspective

Marios C Iacovides, and Jakob Jeanrond offer Overcoming methodological challenges in the application of competition law to digital platforms—a Swedish perspective. ABSTRACT: The article presents three case studies relating to multisided markets which were handled by the Swedish Competition Authority….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Judge Andrews Denies Defendants’ Motion for Expedited Consideration of a Preliminary Injunction Seeking an Anti-Suit Injunction

By Memorandum Opinion entered by The Honorable Richard G. Andrews in TQ Delta, LLC v. ZyXel Communications, Inc. et al., Civil Action No. 13-02013-RGA (D.Del. June 12, 2018), the Court denied Defendants’ Motion for Expedited Consideration of a Preliminary Injunction seeking to enjoin Plaintiff from pursuing an action in the High Court of Justice of London, England against ZyXel UK and ZyXel Communications A/S (incorporated in Denmark) for infringement of two European patents. One of the two patents in suit in the UK action is the counterpart to the claims in the Family 5 patents asserted in the instant action. Id. at *2. In denying Defendants’ motion, the Court explained that the Third Circuit has adopted the restrictive approach as a test for determining whether an anti-suit injunction should be entered to restrain the advancement of a foreign parallel proceeding. Id. at *3. Under the restrictive approach, anti-suit injunctions against foreign proceedings are….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Regional Purchasing Groups and Hospital Medicine Prices: Evidence from Group Creations

Léa Toulemon (Hospinnomics (PSE – AP-HP), PSE – Paris School of Economics, Assistance Publique – Hôpitaux de Paris – Assistance publique – Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP)) explores Regional Purchasing Groups and Hospital Medicine Prices: Evidence from Group Creations. ABSTRACT: This….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Incentivizing Better Quality of Care: The Role of Medicaid and Competition in the Nursing Home Industry

Martin B. Hackmann is Incentivizing Better Quality of Care: The Role of Medicaid and Competition in the Nursing Home Industry. ABSTRACT: This paper develops a model of the nursing home industry to investigate the quality effects of policies that either….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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