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Title: STATE REGULATION AND THE ANTITRUST LAWS - CONFLICTING ROLES FOR ATTORNEYS GENERAL
Author(s): B A RICH
Corporate Author: National Assoc of Attorneys General
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 25
Sponsoring Agency: National Assoc of Attorneys General
Washington, DC 20001
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Sale Source: National Assoc of Attorneys General
444 North Capitol Street
Washington, DC 20001
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS REPORT ANALYZES THE ORIGIN AND RATIONALE OF LEGAL DOCTRINES DESIGNED TO RECONCILE POTENTIALLY ANTI-COMPETITIVE REGULATIONS AND THE ANTI-TRUST LAWS.
Abstract: IT ALSO DISCUSSES GOVERNMENTAL ACTIVITY INTENDED TO REVIEW REGULATORY SCHEMES IN LIGHT OF THE ANTI-TRUST LAWS AND, WHEN APPROPRIATE, TO BRING REGULATION INLINE WITH THOSE LAWS. EMPHASIZED IS STATE REGULATION AND THE ROLE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL IN HARMONIZING IT WITH THE ANTI-TRUST LAWS. AN OUTLINE OF THE CASE HISTORY OF THE STATE REGULATION DEFENSE IS INCLUDED, ALONG WITH A DISCUSSION OF THE DOCTRINE OF PRIMARY JURISDICTION (WHETHER A COURT OUGHT TO BE BROUGHT INTO THE REGULATORY PROCESS, AND IF SO, AT WHAT STAGE AND IN WHAT CAPACITY).
Index Term(s): Judicial decisions; Laws and Statutes; National Association of Attorneys General; Regulations; State government; White collar crime
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