The antitrust division of the Department of Justice (DOJ), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and state attorneys general are responsible for enforcing nonmerger government antitrust issues.
We ask ourselves this question after the 2nd Circuit issued an opinion on Feb. 1, 2012 in In re Am. Express Merchants’ Litigation, No. 06-1871-civ, --- F.3d ----, 2012 WL 284518 (2d Cir. Feb. 1, 2012) (“Amex III”), which reaffirmed its previous ruling that a class action waiver in an...
FTC and DOJ issue guidance on accountable care organizations' intersection with antitrust laws.