Trade Association Antitrust How-Tos

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Trade associations are good. However, a trade association is a combination of competitors. Therefore, participating in a trade association can also provide the opportunity for an antitrust violation. Moreover, trade associations can themselves violate the antitrust laws.

Here are some general principles for trade association staff and members to lessen antitrust risk.

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Published In: Antitrust & Trade Regulation 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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Yee Wah Chin
Ingram Yuzek Gainen Carroll & Bertolotti, LLP

Yee Wah Chin specializes in antitrust counseling and litigation. She has defended clients before... View Profile »


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