Results tagged “Antitrust”

The Regulatory Week in Review: September 13, 2013

GAO report finds USDA needs better data on certain procedures, OSHA publishes proposed silica rule, and more...

The Regulatory Week in Review: August 16, 2013

Appeals court rules NRC violates law, Court sides with SEC, and more...

Understanding Irredeemably Inefficient Acts

Exploring the real costs of intentional, non-consensual transfers of money.

The Tennis Channel v. Comcast: Game Over?

New opinion highlights debate over the role of antitrust law in FCC disputes.

Are Social Media Sites Engaging in Anti-Competitive Conduct?

A new paper dissects antitrust claims against social media.

FTC Initiates Review of Fred Meyer Guides

Agency reconsiders guidance on law helping small retail businesses.

The Regulatory Week in Review: November 30, 2012

EPA suspends BP from new federal contracts, SEC Chairman to step down, and more.

The Regulatory Week in Review: November 23, 2012

HHS proposes insurance market regulations, New York delays decision on fracking regulation, and more.

The Apple E-Books Litigation: A Page-Turner

Allegations in complaints befit a conspiracy novel - one that Apple argues is completely fictional.

Do Expert Agencies Outperform Generalist Judges?

Empirical evidence suggests that expert agencies perform no better than courts.

Feds Claim Unlawful "Conspiracy" Inflated Prices of E-books

Antitrust lawsuit alleges Apple and five publishers conspired to eliminate competition.

Environmental Regulation Should Not Distort Competition

Policy makers must consider how environmental regulation affects markets.

FTC Stalls Omnicare/PharMerica Merger

Antitrust complaint filed against pharmaceutical industry deal.

The Regulatory Week in Review: February 3, 2012

Controversy over insurance coverage for contraception, changes to military family leave policies, highway fund woes and more.

A Call for a Radical New Communications Policy

The FCC should regulate like antitrust agencies, providing competition-based ex post remedies.

Regulatory Analysis: Year in Review

Cost-benefit analysis, Europe's E. coli outbreak, health care antitrust, environmental regulation, and more ... as discussed in our top analysis posts from 2011.

Regulatory News: Year in Review

Health care reform, the Dodd-Frank Act, environmental protection, and open government are discussed in our top news posts from 2011.

The Regulatory Week in Review: December 9, 2011

House passes REINS Act, HHS Secretary limits access to Plan B, Senate blocks CFPB nominee, and more.

FCC Staff Report Finds AT&T/T-Mobile Merger Contrary to Public Interest

AT&T calls report "obviously one-sided" and questions whether its authors were "predisposed."

The Regulatory Week in Review: November 25, 2011

EPA delays proposed greenhouse gas limits on refineries, public interest groups ask FCC to lift sports blackout rule, federal commission postpones decision on fracking, and more.