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Course length: 
31-60
Course type:
Full Length Course
Category: 
Compliance Training
Regulations: 
United States Antitrust Law, Competition Law
Audience: 
All Learners
Topic: 
Antitrust & Competition Law
Format: 
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This course speaks to the principle of a free, open market and the importance of avoiding business practices that could restrain trade. It traces the origin and the purpose of U.S. antitrust laws, outlines the benefits of competition and underscores for your employees the need to avoid conduct that might even suggest something improper. It examines topics including per se violations such as price fixing, bid rigging and dividing of territories or markets as well as other kinds of illegal practices, such as tying or exclusivity arrangements.

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Course Details

  • All Learners
All Learners

Key concepts covered in this course:

  • The original purpose of U.S. antitrust laws
  • The benefits of healthy competition in the marketplace
  • A clear statement of corporate responsibility to comply with the law
  • The importance of following all antitrust laws at all levels, including state, federal, and global
  • Penalties for antitrust violations
  • Relationships with competitors
  • Relationships with customers and suppliers
  • A look at monopoly power and what constitutes a potentially illegal monopoly
  • Best practices for verbal and written communications to ensure competition law compliance

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Anti-Trust Advanced

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