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The impact on antitrust enforcement of changing political dynamics globally is likely to be felt in several material ways through 2017 and beyond.
Click 4 Compliance's Global Antitrust & Fair Competition course provides essential training for global companies doing business in today's environment of increased antitrust enforcement. Through practical, everyday business scenarios, this course identifies high-risk antitrust situations -- with a focus on understanding that emails and casual conversations with competitors, customers or distributors could lead to criminal prosecution and multi-million-dollar fines.
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Welcome to the Investors Trading Academy talking glossary of financial terms and events. Our word of the day is “Antitrust” Antitrust is a government policy for dealing with a monopoly. Antitrust laws aim to stop abuses of market power by big companies and, sometimes, to prevent corporate mergers and acquisitions that would create or strengthen a monopolist. There have been big differences in antitrust policies both among countries and within the same country over time. This has reflected different ideas about what constitutes a monopoly and, where there is one, what sorts of behavior are abusive. In the United States, monopoly policy has been built on the Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890. This prohibited contracts or conspiracies to restrain trade or, in the words of a later act, to monopol...
How Do You Enforce Antitrust Law in a Global Marketplace? full story: http://insights.som.yale.edu/insights/how-do-you-enforce-antitrust-law-global-marketplace More than 120 countries have antitrust or competition enforcement authorities, with diverging goals and regulations. What are the implications for companies that work across borders? Yale Insights talked with Professor Fiona Scott Morton, the former chief economist in the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice.
Professor Ivan Pongracic talks about monopoly and antitrust laws at the 2016 Challenge of Liberty Summer Seminar held in Santa Clara, California CONTENT OF THIS VIDEO 00:00 Introduction 01:13 What is a monopoly? 03:12 Ludwig von Mises ideas on monopoly and competition 08:06 Barriers to entry into a particular market examples 19:53 Israel Kirzner thought on "lack of capital" as a barrier to entry 23:48 Barries to entry on a free market economy 27:58 Murray Rothbart on monopoly as a privilege by the government 34:58 Antitrust laws 36:02 Sherman Act (1980) 43:07 Enforcement agencies 45:10 Critique of antitrust laws 46:09 Examples 49:59 Conclusions 52:56 Closing credits ABOUT IVAN PONGRACIC Ivan Pongracic, Jr. is the William E. Hibbs/Ludwig von Mises Professor of Economics at Hi...
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The European Union's competition watchdog slapped a record 2.42 billion euro (2.72 billion US dollars) fine on internet giant Google on Tuesday for breaching antitrust rules with its online shopping service. (June 27) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Get updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNews The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats. AP’s commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and elections to championship games and royal weddings...
Antitrust authorities around the world are targeting global technology companies. The conference hosted by the Technology Policy Institute, on March 13th, examined the competitive environment in which tech companies operate and how antitrust affects innovation in this critically important sector. Do certain characteristics of the sector, such as reliance on platforms and large amounts of data, warrant special scrutiny? What role should antitrust play in regulating standards and licensing of standard-related intellectual property? What is the role of the U.S. and the new administration’s antitrust officials in a global economy in which enforcement, legal standards and procedures vary across countries and competition agencies? Opening remarks - William Kovacic, Global Competition Professor ...
Philipp Justus, Vice President Google DACH & CEE, said that despite six years of clashes with E.U. antitrust regulators, European consumers were continuing to support the world’s leading search engine through their unwavering use of its products.
https://www.RegProject.org | Josh Wright is the Chairman of RTP's Antitrust & Consumer Protection working group and Executive Director of the Global Antitrust Institute. In this short video, he explains how the Antitrust & Consumer Protection working group looks at ways to improve the performance of regulatory bodies that focus on consumer protection and antitrust regulations, so as to "offer a better rate of return for consumers and get rid of some of the burdensome regulations that result in higher prices." Visit our website – https://www.RegProject.org – to learn more, view all of our content, and connect with us on social media. * * * * * As always, the Federalist Society takes no position on particular legal or public policy issues; all expressions of opinion are those of the spea...
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2016 AND BEYOND: TECHNOLOGY POLICY CHALLENGES The next administration will face difficult policy choices that will affect the pace and direction of innovation. How might a new administration think differently about issues as diverse as the future of connectivity, the tradeoff between privacy and security, incentives to invest in new infrastructure, technologies and content, and how to coordinate policies with our global partners? Would such changes be better for consumers and for economic growth generally? Speakers at the 2016 TPI Aspen Forum looked ahead to the critically important policy debates that will take place over the coming years.
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