Antitrust Risks of Association-Sponsored Market Research: Avoiding Compliance Pitfalls of Information Exchanges and Surveys


In this presentation:

- Introduction

- Overview of Association Market Research Programs

- Antitrust Laws Applied to Information Exchanges and Benchmarking

- Best Practices and Practical Applications

- Excerpt from: Best Practices and Practical Applications

- Antitrust Compliance Program:

Implementation of an effective compliance program is essential.

– Preparation of a user-friendly antitrust compliance manual

– Periodic training for employees to ensure that they can detect antitrust issues in the first instance to prevent them from occurring

– The commitment of high-level personnel to oversee the program and institute a culture of compliance

– Circulation of an antitrust statement in advance of all association meetings

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Topics:  Antitrust Litigation, Chief Compliance Officers, Compliance, Information Sharing, Market Research

Published In: Antitrust & Trade Regulation Updates, General Business Updates, Communications & Media Updates, International Trade Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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