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The American Antitrust Institute today issued a White Paper that examines competition issues raised by the proposed merger of Southwest and AirTran. The transaction would be the first major combination of low cost carriers (LCCs) in the domestic airline industry.

The American Antitrust Institute (AAI) praised the decision issued by the Ninth Circuit Court Appeals today reversing a lower court ruling (and its own prior decision) dismissing a price-fixing complaint on state-action immunity grounds.  The AAI had filed an amicus brief urging the court to reconsider its decision.  The court’s decision and the AAI’s amicus brief are available here.

Despite predictions that the new Congress will result in a dramatically changed climate for busin

WASHINGTON, DC – The American Antitrust Institute (AAI) today announced that it will undertake a

The American Antitrust Institute believes yesterday’s settlement by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Intel Corporation will benefit competition and consumers worldwide. 

“It is the most important antitrust enforcement victory achieved so far during the Obama Administration,” said AAI President Bert Foer. “In light of the crucial importance of the $30 billion-plus chip market to the United States and the world economy, this action ranks high on the FTC's all time list of accomplishments.”

The AAI filed an amicus brief in the D.C.

The  American Antitrust Institute (AAI) today submitted comments to the Federal Communications Co

The American Antitrust Institute (AAI) applauded the 9-0 decision issued today by the Supreme Cou

Through pro bono attorney Paul Slater (Sperling and Slater), the AAI has submitted an amicus brie

The Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) decision not to challenge Google’s acquisition of AdMob is u