Review Of 2009 Antitrust Case Law

Law360, New York (January 15, 2010, 10:59 AM EST) -- In 2009, the Supreme Court and circuit courts of appeal dealt with some significant issues in antitrust law. This article discusses a few of the important antitrust law decisions handed down by these courts during 2009.

The Supreme Court issued only one antitrust decision in 2009 in Pacific Bell Telephone Co. v. Linkline Communications Inc.[1]

In Pacific Bell, the Supreme Court extended its 2004 holding in Trinko and held that a plaintiff may not bring a price-squeeze claim under section 2 of the Sherman Act when...
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