In an amicus brief filed with 48 law, economics, and business professors, the American Antitrust Institute (AAI) has asked the Third Circuit Court of Appeals to reverse a district court’s invocation of Twombly and Iqbal to dismiss a direct-purchaser class action challenging a brand drug manufacturer’s payment for delayed generic entry by way of a “no authorized generic” (No-AG) promise.
On Wednesday, November 18, 2015, the American Antitrust Institute hosted its 9th Annual Private Antitrust Enforcement Conference at the National Press Club in Washington D.C.
The American Antitrust Institute (AAI) held its third annual Antitrust Enforcement Awards on Wednesday night, honoring litigation achievements in three categories.
Today, the AAI commended the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) for taking an important step on the path to restoring competition in critical U.S. airline markets. The government has filed suit against legacy carriers United and Delta alleging violations of Section 1 and Section 2 of the Sherman Act.
As part of our efforts to promote the vitality of private enforcement and preserve antitrust class actions in particular, the American Antitrust Institute (AAI) issues periodic updates on developments in the courts and elsewhere that may affect this important device for protecting competition and consumers.