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Peter Sullivan of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher Asks 'American Needle v. NFL: What's The Big Deal?'

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.S.C. § 1 . Because the pendulum has swung too...