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Competition, collusion and spatial sales patterns: Theory and evidence

Competition, collusion and spatial sales patterns: Theory and evidence By: Hunold, Matthias; Hüschelrath, Kai; Laitenberger, Ulrich; Muthers, Johannes Abstract: This article studies competition in markets with transport costs and capacity constraints. We compare the outcomes of price competition and coordination… … Continue reading

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sales show format and timing are functional, court finds

VBS Distribution, Inc. v. Nutrivita Laboratories, Inc., No. SACV 16-01553-CJC(DFM), 2018 WL 5274172 (C.D. Cal. Sept. 10, 2018)The parties compete in the market for nutritional supplements and television programs. VBS sued for Lanham Act and California state unfair competition law … Continue reading

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Arizona Trustee Sales, Foreclosures and Short Sales

As an Arizona attorney I have been involved in thousands of Arizona trustee sales. Never do a short sale, deed in lieu of foreclosure, allow a trustee’s sale, or a foreclosure to go forward without first obtaining both legal and … Continue reading

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Utah Proposal to Modernize State Sales Should Avoid Layering Taxes on Business Inputs

Lawmakers in Utah considered and temporarily tabled a plan to expand the state’s sales tax to bring the Utah tax code in line with a 21st-century economy. The Tax Equalization and Reduction Act (HB 441 S1), proposed by Representative Tim … Continue reading

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Parties to a contract: demurrage liability under sales contracts – lessons learned from Gunvor SA v. CruGas Yemen Ltd & CruGas Ltd [2018] EWHC 2061 (Comm)

Two Ocean Tankers’ vessels were held in Houthi-controlled Hodeidah, Yemen in 2016 due to a payment dispute. That dispute – for around US$19 million (excluding interest) – has now been decided by an interesting commercial court decision that highlights the … Continue reading

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