The Firm has a long antitrust practice history involving competition issues affecting American and international businesses. We have extensive trial and appellate experience in courts throughout the United States in federal and state antitrust and competition-related matters. Lewis, Rice & Fingersh's antitrust practice involves counseling clients on antitrust and other related concerns, and our attorneys represent clients in both private treble damage and government enforcement actions.
Antitrust litigation handled by the Firm includes cases involving charges of monopolization, discriminatory pricing, price fixing, unfair trade practices and illegal tying actions. Our attorneys have been involved in multi-district as well as class action antitrust cases. The group’s attorneys also represent clients involved in investigations before the Federal Trade Commission and the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice as well as actions by State Attorneys General.
We counsel clients in the areas of antitrust compliance, distribution and franchise practices, mergers and acquisitions, tender offers, pricing matters, and Hart-Scott-Rodino pre-merger and acquisition filings. In the health care field, the Firm counsels hospitals, doctors and managed care organizations concerning antitrust aspects of the industry.
Our antitrust practice has handled many major antitrust lawsuits and issues throughout the country including: