Antitrust



SLN #: 26383
Course Prefix: LAW-601
Course Section: 001
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor(s): Rose

Course Description:
Antitrust studies the Sherman and Clayton Acts and their judicial interpretation and implementation to prevent monopoly and business practices in restraint of trade, including restrictive agreements involving price-fixing and collaborative activities of competitors, resale price maintenance and other distributional restraints such as tying agreements and territorial divisions. Related Courses: Students who are interested in any one of the following areas would probably find antitrust interesting and worthwhile: intellectual property; patent; copyright; business torts; law and economics; law and technology; competition; the free market, and regulation. Antitrust involves, intersects, or interrelates with all of these areas. Examination. If the class is small, take-home exams will be given at the end of each section; if the class is not small, a traditional final exam will be given. Scheduling.This course will be offered every other year. If you have further questions or would like further information, feel free to contact Professor Rose.

Additional Information:
Credit Hours: 3
Grading Option: Letter Grade Only
Graduation Writing Requirement: Yes, With Instructor's Approval*
Flexible Writing Requirement: Yes, With Instructor's Approval*
Skills Requirement: No
Note: Only one of the above listed requirements can be fulfilled with this course.
Final Exam Given: Yes
Final Exam Type: Take-Home
Participation Points: Yes
Attendance Policy: Per Statement of Student Policies
Online Course Site: Blackboard