A Creative Fix To A Medical Monopoly Problem

Law360, New York (October 6, 2011, 7:06 PM EDT) -- The Pennsylvania Attorney General and a group of Pennsylvania physicians recently reached a rather creative resolution of claims of illegal monopolization of the markets for urology services and radiation oncology services for prostate cancer in the Greater Harrisburg Metropolitan Area. See, Pennsylvania v. Urology of Central Pennsylvania Inc., M.D. Pa., No. 11-cv-1625, Final Order, 9/1/11. The result retains an obviously beneficial medical practice while ensuring a positive competitive environment.

Seeking to expand into the market for ancillary services such as imaging and providing radiation therapy for...
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