Legislative Reversal Of SCOTUS Antitrust Decisions?

Law360, New York (January 14, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- With the advent of a Democratic President and substantial Democratic majorities in both the House of Representative and the Senate, legislation to reverse recent Supreme Court antitrust decisions is likely in the next Congress.

In the name of pro-consumer rights and remedies, new legislation will focus on the following:

- Leegin repealer

- Hatch-Waxman reverse payment presumptions

- Indirect purchaser control

Leegin Repealer

In 2007, the U.S. Supreme Court in Leegin Creative Leathers Inc. v. PSKS, U.S. , 127 S. Ct. 2705 (2006) reversed a 90-year...
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