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- Resale Price Maintenance, Horizontal Conspiracies, and Antitrust Law
by Bona Law PC
If you are looking for controversy, you came to the right place. Today, we discuss resale price maintenance, one of the most contentious issues in all of antitrust. If you look around and see a bunch of antitrust economists, hide your screen so they don’t start arguing with each other. Trust me; that is the last thing you want to experience.
- Unfair Competition Cases Involving Trademark Infringement
Trademark infringement is a serious offense to a company with an established brand with a long member in the public’s eye. However, when the opposing entity causes the business from consumers to shift over and start leaving the brand, this could complicate matters and end in litigation for unfair competition practices.
- Illinois Statute Regarding Unfair Competition
Understanding state laws regarding unfair competition is essential when living in that specific state, and in Illinois, this could affect what behavior a business engages in when competing with another company. In this state, it is important to safeguard and protect against these practices as proposed by both federal and state regulations.
- Intentional Interference with Economic Relationships and Unfair Competition
When a company engages in intentional unfair competition practices that seek to redirect or alter an economic relationship that interferes with accruing revenue, the business may face serious charges and possible damages owed to the other entity. The company must prove that the business did knowingly engage in such behavior to harm incoming profits.
- What Source of Laws Addresses Unfair Competition?
When learning how to deal with unfair competition practices, it is important to know what laws address these matters in the courts and how to deal with the issues the behavior causes to the companies. Knowing the source material is beneficial to the lawyer in leading the case, sticking liability to the defendant and pursuing compensation for the victim.
- Examples of Unfair Competition against Small Businesses
Unfair competition against smaller businesses causes severe devastation to the owner and company when facing a larger corporation or a non-profit organization. The behavior and activities that these other entities engage in may cripple the small business and take away entire revenues streams to the point that the company breaks.
- How Do Non-Profits Engage in Unfair Competition Measures?
Any type of redirecting consumer traffic and sales away from a business is part of unfair competition practices and activity, and even certain non-profit organizations engage in these situations sometimes. It is important to know when this occurs and how it affects the company so that the owner is able to pursue legal action when the offense is serious enough.
- How Do Unfair Compensation and Deceptive Trade Practices Intersect?
The Fair Trade Commission Act has a connection with unfair compensation and deceptive trade practices both in business interactions and commercial success. When a business or individual harmed through these issues needs a remedy, he or she or the company may seek such through the courts with enhanced rights and possible positive conclusions in court.
- When Does Unfair Competition Rise to the Level of an Actionable Offense?
It is important to understand how to deal with unfair competition in the business world, or the victim of such actions may not have any recourse based on possible actionable offenses versus those that are not yet to that level. In seeking a remedy to the activity, those affected need to gather as much evidence and attempt to resolve the matter with a lawyer.
- Does a Minimum Advertised Price (MAP) Policy Violate Antitrust Laws in the United States?
by Bona Law PC
We see many antitrust issues in the distribution world—and from all business perspectives: supplier, wholesale distributor, authorized retailer, and unauthorized retailer, among others. And at the retail level, we hear from both internet and brick-and-mortar stores.