5 edition of Robinson-Patman Act--policy and law found in the catalog.
Robinson-Patman Act--policy and law
American Bar Association. Robinson-Patman Act Committee.
by American Bar Association, Section of Antitrust Law in Chicago, Ill
Written in English
|Statement||Monograph Series Project, Joshua F. Greenberg, chairman ... [et al.], Robinson-Patman Act Editorial Committee, Paul H. LaRue, chairman ... [et al.].|
|Series||Monograph - American Bar Association, Section of Antitrust Law ;, 4, Monograph (American Bar Association. Section of Antitrust Law) ;, 4.|
|Contributions||Greenberg, Joshua F., LaRue, Paul H., American Bar Association. Section of Antitrust Law. Monograph Series Project.|
|LC Classifications||KF1627 .A75|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. ;|
|LC Control Number||80067649|
I. Price Discrimination Under Federal Law: The Robinson-Patman Act The core provisions of the Robinson-Patman Act (15 U.S.C. §§ 13(a)–(f)) prohibit various forms of discrimination by sellers of commodity goods. The legislative history of this Depression-era statute makes clear the intent to protect small retail grocers in competition withFile Size: KB. INTRODUCTION The Robinson-Patman Act, enacted by Congress in , is concerned with discrimination in the prices charged by sellers to various customers. More business decisions are affected by the Act than by any other antitrust law.
whether the protective concern of the Robinson Patman Act is one directed towards competition in general or whether its goal reaches to protection of specific competitors." () Considering the language of the Act and its legislative history, the Third Circuit concluded that the "competitive injury" requirement clearly refers to injury to the disfavored buyer who competes with the favored buyer. Here is a timely new book on the pressing legal and ethical issues that are faced by librarians on a daily basis. Chapters written by librarians, lawyers, accountants, and business people discuss the concept of acquisitions as a business, address some of the ramifications of the climate in which practicing acquisitions librarians now find themselves, and examine some of the skills that will be Author: Linda S Katz.
BOOK REVIEWS "Price Discrimination Under the Robinson-Patman Act." By Frederick M. Rowe:' Little, Brown & Co., Boston, , The Trade Regu-lation Series, pp. xxx, $ By a margin of one year, the publication of this volume missed the twenty-fifth birthday of . The Robinson-Patman Act (RP), an antitrust statute aimed at protecting small businesses, limits price setting in distribution channels. To avoid costly penalties under RP, managers take a variety.
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Vol. 2 by Monograph Series Committee and Robinson-Patman Act Editorial Committee. Description. Robinson-Patman Act, U.S. law enacted in that protects small businesses from being driven out of the marketplace by prohibiting discrimination in pricing, promotional allowances, and advertising by large franchised companies.
The Robinson-Patman Act is part of the antitrust legislation of the Clayton Act. The Robinson–Patman Act of is a United States federal law that prohibits anticompetitive practices by producers, specifically price discrimination.
It was designed to protect small retail shops against competition from chain stores by fixing a minimum price for retail products. The law grew out of practices in which chain stores were allowed to purchase goods at lower prices than other retailers.
The amendment to the Clayton Antitrust Act. Identify and explain the defenses to a Robinson-Patman price discrimination charge. If the relatively simple and straightforward language of the Sherman Act can provide litigants and courts with interpretive headaches, the law against price discrimination—the Robinson-Patman Act—can strike the student with a crippling migraine.
2. An injunction (You can read about injunctions on Wikipedia here. Basically, it’s a court order telling a party to either not do something or stop doing something.) Since a party gets triple damages under the Robinson-Patman Act, it’s more difficult to.
The Robinson-Patman Act is a federal law intended to prevent price discrimination. The law prevents distributors from charging different prices to Robinson-Patman Act--policy and law book retailers. The Robinson-Patman Act (the Act or law), the antitrust law prohibiting "price discrimination," has long been a source of confusion and a target of criticism by courts, commentators, and practitioners.
Even the Supreme Court has acknowledged that the law "by no means represent[s] an exemplar of legislative clarity.". Robinson-Patman Act is not a very commonly used phrase in the marketer's arsenal. But, I think every marketer who engages in pricing actions of sorts should be aware of this act.
In the marketing world today, from a pricing standpoint, we dabble more in terms of MAP, List Price, MSRP, Invoice Price, IR, POS rebate. The final question is why in light of Robinson-Patman is Wal-Mart still able to purchase its products at a lower price than most of its competition.
The purpose of all antitrust laws is the enhancement of competition. Therefore, if a seller has a legitimate reason to sell at a reduced price to certain buyers, Robinson-Patman allows this. The Robinson-Patman Act is an antitrust law, ignored for the most part by the Federal Trade Commission and the Justice Department.
The act was passed to address abuses of power in interactions among business components within the channel of by: 7. On Oct. 28,Woodman’s filed suit, alleging that this policy of selling large packs to Costco, Sam’s Club and BJ’s Wholesale was a violation of the Robinson-Patman Act.
 Woodman’s alleged that the refusal to sell the large packs was a violation of the Robinson-Patman Act. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Vol. 2 by Monograph Series Committee and Robinson-Patman Act Editorial Committee.
Reproduction Notes. After the Bar is a digital publication built to empower new lawyers to take control of their careers. Four years after graduating from law school, switching to a career in litigation seemed intimidating, and I didn’t know if I wanted to start over. May. Robinson-Patman Act claims are still brought; occasionally damages are awarded by juries; and some jury verdicts have been sustained by the federal appellate courts.
(Because the Robinson-Patman Act was enacted as an “antitrust law,” any damages awarded are trebled and a prevailing plaintiff alsoFile Size: KB.
Robinson-Patman Act Also known as the Robinson-Patman Antidiscrimination Act and as the Robinson-Patman Price Discrimination Act Jch.49 Stat. (15 U.S.C. b, 21a). Antitrust Law JournalTemple Lang and O’Donoghue submit however that Article 82 (c) EC presents some parallels with the Robinson-Patman Act: ‘Defining Legitimate Competition: How to Clarify Pricing Abuses under Article 82EC’, 26 Fordham International Law Jour at The Robinson-Patman act: summary and comment / [by] Daniel Jay Baum.
KF A B38 The lawyer's Robinson-Patman act sourcebook: opinions of the FTC and courts, and related materials / [by] S. Chesterfield Oppenheim [and] Glen E. Weston.
Act Jwhich amended this section and added sections 13a, 13b, and 21a of this title, is popularly known as the Robinson-Patman Act, as the Robinson-Patman Antidiscrimination Act, and also as the Robinson-Patman Price Discrimination Act.
INTRODUCTION TO THE ROBINSON-PATMAN ACT In introducing this "Introduction to the Roblnson-Patman Act," I shall be briefly chronological. The Patman Bill (H.R. ) was Introduced J The House Judiciary Committee in Julyheard five days of 'testimony on this bill and two others introduced by Representative Mapes (H.R.
A Standard Document to be used to provide evidence that a seller attempted to verify a competitor's lower price legally if it is ever subject to a price discrimination claim under the Robinson-Patman Act.
This Standard Document should be used by a sales person who has been asked for a discounted price from a customer. Price Discrimination Under the Robinson-Patman Act Supplement Unknown Binding – January 1, out of 5 stars 1 rating See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions3/5(1).Robinson-Patman Act.
The Robinson-Patman Act is a statute (15 U.S.C.A. § 13(a–f) that amended Section 2 of the Clayton Act (Oct. 15,ch.38 Stat. ), which was the first antitrust statute aimed at price discrimination. The Robinson-Patman Act prohibits a seller of commodities from selling comparable goods to different buyers at different prices, except in certain.The Robinson–Patman Act—also called the Anti-Price Discrimination Act—was passed in to respond to the perceived unfairness of manufacturers that sold products at cheaper prices to chain stores, thereby creating a disadvantage to the chain’s single-store competitors in a given : Stephen Barlas.