California Supreme Court Precludes Pass-On Defense in Clayton Act Claim and Finds Standing Under the UCL

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The Supreme Court of California yesterday issued its decision in Clayworth v. Pfizer, Inc., addressing issues raised under California’s antitrust statute, The Clayton Act, and California’s Unfair Competition Law (“UCL”). Under each statute, the Court rejected defenses raised by the defendants and reversed a summary judgment issued in their favor.

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