Kohl Aims To Add Anti-Leegin Bill To Finance Reform

Law360, New York (May 14, 2010, 2:53 PM EDT) -- Sen. Herb Kohl, D-Wis., is attempting to move a bill to restore the vertical price-fixing ban overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court in the 2007 case Leegin Creative Leather Products Inc. v. PSKS Inc. alongside other financial regulatory reform legislation currently on the U.S. Senate floor.

In a floor speech Thursday, Kohl said he was planning to offer S. 148, the Discount Pricing Consumer Protection Act, as an amendment to S. 3217, the Restoring American Financial Stability Act, which is being marked up by senators in...
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