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Digital Music Price Fixing Antitrust Class Action Proceeds in Second Circuit after Denial of Petition for Certiorari by Supreme Court
Posted on 12 Jan 2011 by Mark Rogers

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on Jan. 10 declined to grant a petition for certiorari filed by the nation's four top record labels, which sought review of a ruling by the Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals that allowed... Read More

Antitrust Expert Maureen McGuirl on The Supreme Court's American Needle v. NFL Opinion Refocuses The Inquiry On What Constitutes Concerted Activity
Posted on 6 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Law Community Staff

In American Needle, Inc. v. NFL , 2010 U.S. LEXIS 4166 (U.S. May 24, 2010) , the Supreme Court unanimously held that the National Football League's (NFL) teams and National Football League Properties (NFLP) could not be considered a single entity... Read More

Peter Sullivan of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher Asks 'American Needle v. NFL: What's The Big Deal?'
Posted on 6 Jul 2010 by Peter Sullivan

In American Needle, Inc. v. NFL , 2010 U.S. LEXIS 4166 (U.S. May 24, 2010) , the Court addressed the type of conduct falling within a "contract, combination. . . or conspiracy" in restraint of trade under Section 1 of the Sherman Act, 15 U... Read More