2015 US Code
Title 15 - Commerce and Trade (Sections 1 - 8405)
Chapter 1 - Monopolies and Combinations in Restraint of Trade (Sections 1 - 38)
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Publication TitleUnited States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 3, Title 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE
CategoryBills and Statutes
CollectionUnited States Code
SuDoc Class NumberY 1.2/5:
Contained WithinTitle 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE
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Laws In Effect As Of DateJanuary 3, 2016
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1.Trusts, etc., in restraint of trade illegal; penalty.
2.Monopolizing trade a felony; penalty.
3.Trusts in Territories or District of Columbia illegal; combination a felony.
4.Jurisdiction of courts; duty of United States attorneys; procedure.
5.Bringing in additional parties.
6.Forfeiture of property in transit.
6a.Conduct involving trade or commerce with foreign nations.
7."Person" or "persons" defined.
8.Trusts in restraint of import trade illegal; penalty.
9.Jurisdiction of courts; duty of United States attorneys; procedure.
10.Bringing in additional parties.
11.Forfeiture of property in transit.
12.Definitions; short title.
13.Discrimination in price, services, or facilities.
13a.Discrimination in rebates, discounts, or advertising service charges; underselling in particular localities; penalties.
13b.Cooperative association; return of net earnings or surplus.
13c.Exemption of non-profit institutions from price discrimination provisions.
14.Sale, etc., on agreement not to use goods of competitor.
15.Suits by persons injured.
15a.Suits by United States; amount of recovery; prejudgment interest.
15b.Limitation of actions.
15c.Actions by State attorneys general.
15d.Measurement of damages.
15e.Distribution of damages.
15f.Actions by Attorney General.
15h.Applicability of parens patriae actions.
17.Antitrust laws not applicable to labor organizations.
18.Acquisition by one corporation of stock of another.
18a.Premerger notification and waiting period.
19.Interlocking directorates and officers.
19a, 20.Repealed.
21.Enforcement provisions.
21a.Actions and proceedings pending prior to June 19, 1936; additional and continuing violations.
22.District in which to sue corporation.
23.Suits by United States; subpoenas for witnesses.
24.Liability of directors and agents of corporation.
25.Restraining violations; procedure.
26.Injunctive relief for private parties; exception; costs.
26a.Restrictions on the purchase of gasohol and synthetic motor fuel.
26b.Application of antitrust laws to professional major league baseball.
27.Effect of partial invalidity.
30 to 33.Repealed.
34.Definitions applicable to sections 34 to 36.
35.Recovery of damages, etc., for antitrust violations from any local government, or official or employee thereof acting in an official capacity.
36.Recovery of damages, etc., for antitrust violations on claim against person based on official action directed by local government, or official or employee thereof acting in an official capacity.
37.Immunity from antitrust laws.
37b.Confirmation of antitrust status of graduate medical resident matching programs.
38.Association of marine insurance companies; application of antitrust laws.


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