Our antitrust lawyers handle the full scope of antitrust issues. Litigation is a key strength and we have extensive experience resolving challenges by federal and state enforcement agencies and battling with private parties. We also provide a full range of antitrust counseling.
Our credibility with the antitrust enforcement agencies helps us clear mergers and acquisitions; we know how to navigate the filing and other pre-merger obligations under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Act; we help our clients find practical solutions in setting up joint ventures, information exchanges, group purchasing organizations and other business arrangements among actual or potential competitors; and we understand how to comply with the Robinson-Patman Act, resale price maintenance laws, and other antitrust aspects of distribution channels.
We have particularly deep experience in the following:
- Cable and telecommunications
- Health care
- Gasoline distribution
- Air transportation
- Fishing and seafood processing
In each of these areas our experience gives us insight into the industry’s competitive situation, business practices and the history of previous disputes.