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President Theodore Roosevelt was very aggressive to enforce the Sherman Antitrust Law passed in 1890. President Roosevelt filed suite against forty-five companies under the Sherman Antitrust Act.

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Did Samuel Gompers support the Clayton Antitrust Act?

no, he said that it was "of paramount importance that labor unions be specifically removed from the application of anti-trust law and that injunction use be defined and regulated".

Which of the following prohibits price discrimination the sherman act the clayton act the federal trade commission act or the full employment and balanced growth act?

The Clayton ActCritics of the Sherman Act, including famous trust-buster President Teddy Roosevelt, felt the ambiguity of the Sherman Act was an impediment to its use and that the United States needed a more detailed law setting out a list of illegal activities. The Clayton ActClayton ActSecond major U.S. antitrust law; prohibits various behaviors leading to a lessening of competition., 15 U.S.C. §§ 12-27, was passed in 1914 and it adds detail to the Sherman Act. The same year, the FTC Act was passed, creating the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)Federal Trade Commission (FTC)Federal government agency that enforces the antitrust laws, along with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), and provides consumer protection., which has authority to enforce the Clayton Act as well as to engage in other consumer protection activities.The Clayton Act does not have criminal penalties, but it does allow for monetary penalties that are three times as large as the damage created by the illegal behavior. Consequently, a firm, motivated by the possibility of obtaining a large damage award, may sue another firm for infringement of the Clayton Act. A plaintiff must be directly harmed to bring such a suit. Thus, customers who paid higher prices or firms that were driven out of business by exclusionary practices are permitted to sue under the Clayton Act. When Archer Daniels Midland raised the price of lysine, pork producers who bought lysine would have standing to sue, but final pork consumers who paid higher prices for pork, but who didn't directly buy lysine, would not.Highlights of the Clayton Act include:Section 2, which prohibits price discrimination that would lessen competitionSection 3, which prohibits exclusionary practices, such as tying, exclusive dealing, and predatory pricing, that lessen competitionSection 7, which prohibits share acquisition or merger that would lessen competition or create a monopoly

De facto segregation is when people are separate in fact but not by?

the answer is law

What is the difference between revealed law and natural law?

Revealed law is given by God explicitly in the Holy Scripture and natural law is discernible by man

What is Negative Law?

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The sherman antitrust law was used as a weapon against labor unions?

True. The sherman Antitrust law was against labor unions.

Law of 1890 that attempted to fight monopolies and other abuses by big business?

The Sherman Antitrust Act(not to be confused with The Sherman Antirust Act, which is something Sherman does to keep his outdoor furniture from corroding)

Which federal law was passed by congress to control trusts and monopolies?

Sherman Antitrust Act Clayton Antitrust Act of 1914

Did the Sherman Antitrust Act abolish monopolies?

The Sherman Antitrust Act pertained only to trade within the states, and monopolies still flourished as companies found ways around the law.

Sherman Antitrust Act?

Federal law outlawing monopolies in order to preserve competition

What law did congress pass ensure reasonable and just railroad rates?

the sherman antitrust act

What was a difference between Sherman and Clayton antitrust act?

The Clayton Antitrust Act was intended to stop trusts from ever forming.apex=)

Which law did Congress pass in 1890 to prohibit monopolies and trusts the Dawes Act the Sherman Antitrust Act the Mann-Elkins Act the Pendleton Act?

The Sherman Antitrust Act was passed by Congress in 1890 to prohibit monopolies and trusts, and to promote fair competition in business.

What has the author Earl W Kintner written?

Earl W. Kintner has written: 'Statutes Appendices Index (Federal Antitrust Laws, Vol 10)' 'An intellectual property law primer : a survey of the law of patents, trade secrets, trademarks, franchises, copyrights, and personality and entertainment rights' -- subject(s): Intellectual property 'A Robinson-Patman primer' -- subject(s): Price discrimination 'An antitrust primer' -- subject(s): Advertising laws, Antitrust law 'Federal antitrust law' -- subject(s): Antitrust law 'A primer on the law of deceptive practices' -- subject(s): Advertising laws, Unfair Competition 'Antitrust exemptions, specific industries and activities (Federal antitrust law : a treatise on the antitrust laws of the United States)' 'Practices prohibited by the Sherman act (His Federal antitrust law)'

Which law helped prevent companies from lowering prices in order to drive out competition?

Sherman Antitrust Act. If you want to confirm, check wikipedia

What did the supreme court during the Harding administration?

The Supreme Court decreased the power of the Sherman Anti-Trust Law.

Which law did Roosevelt use to bust up a railroad trust?

Roosevelt used the Sherman Anti-Trust Act of 1890. This act was passed by the United States congress to prohibit trusts.