Comprehensive review of the application of antitrust law and principles to the communications market and an invaluable resource for both antitrust and telecom practitioners. It discusses substantive antitrust law applicable to the communications industries, including horizontal mergers, vertical mergers, joint ventures, and restraints of trade.rateaquot; plan.234 Customer costs would also be reduced by creation of one headquarters, consolidation of national advertising media, reduced customer service and billing costs, and lower per unit costs for network equipment and handsets.235 ... Unlike the cases discussed above, the DOJ did not order a reformation or restriction of the Qwest joint ventures to address the alleged anticompetitive effects.
|Title||:||Telecom Antitrust Handbook|
|Publisher||:||American Bar Association - 2005|