National Association of Realtors v. USA, et al

  1. April 05, 2024

    DC Circ. Says DOJ Can Reopen Realtor Antitrust Probe

    The D.C. Circuit said on Friday that the U.S. Department of Justice can reopen an antitrust investigation into the National Association of Realtors, despite an earlier agency settlement over the association's rules.

  2. December 01, 2023

    DC Circ. Prods DOJ, Realtors Over Limits Of Antitrust Deal

    A D.C. Circuit panel seemed skeptical during oral arguments Friday that a deal between the National Association of Realtors and the U.S. Department of Justice ending an antitrust investigation meant the agency could never reopen the probe.

  3. August 14, 2023

    Feds Push DC Circ. To Allow Realtor Antitrust Investigation

    The U.S. government defended its right at the D.C. Circuit to revive an antitrust investigation involving the National Association of Realtors and dismissed what it called a "strawman" claim that it did so simply as a result of a change in presidential administrations.

  4. July 31, 2023

    Chamber Backs Realtors On Antitrust Probe At DC Circ.

    The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has urged the D.C. Circuit to affirm a ruling that the federal government can't reopen its antitrust investigation into certain National Association of Realtors practices.

  5. July 24, 2023

    Realtor Group Wants DOJ's Antitrust Suit Revival Bid Tossed

    The National Association of Realtors has urged the D.C. Circuit to uphold a lower court's ruling dropping civil investigation demands brought by the U.S. Department of Justice, arguing the trial court already ruled that reopening the inquiry would breach a 2020 settlement.

  6. June 05, 2023

    DOJ Asks DC Circ. To Revive Realtor Antitrust Probe

    The U.S. Department of Justice may have reached a deal several years ago to close a probe into whether several National Association of Realtors rules were anti-competitive, but it never promised not to reopen that investigation if necessary, the agency told the D.C. Circuit.