Executive Summary: Federal Trade Commission v. Wyndham Worldwide Corp.
A U.S. District Court has ruled this week that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has authority under Section 5 of the FTC Act to bring enforcement...more
- Patent settlements must be analyzed under the rule of reason, requiring a full analysis of the net competitive effects
- Payments to an alleged infringer may be permissible if justified by, for...more
The Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) announced on January 10, 2013 that the dollar-based thresholds applicable to the Hart-Scott-Rodino (“HSR”) premerger notification program will be raised 4.0 percent from the 2012 levels....more