Go on Offense With Antitrust Law

Go on Offense With Antitrust Law

legal January 26, 2015 By: Gregory Frank

Antitrust litigation often puts associations and their members on the defensive, but not always. Don't overlook opportunities to advance your members' interests by making antitrust law work in their favor.

Historically, "antitrust" has been a dirty word for industry and professional associations, bringing only compliance expense and potential liability. In recent years, however, forward-thinking associations have found ways to turn the antitrust laws into a tool to advance their mission and the collective interests of their membership. These associations have found new and creative ways to provide value to their members without adding to costs, creating a win-win for associations and their members....