FTC: Hospital Merger Not Shielded From Antitrust Law By State-Action Doctrine

FTC: Hospital Merger Not Shielded From Antitrust Law By State-Action Doctrine

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals erred in ruling that although a merger between two Georgia hospitals would substantially lessen competition or tend to create a monopoly, the state-action doctrine immunized the conduct from a ...read more