March 31, 2015

A second request for information from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will reportedly not slow down the pending merger of Staples and Office Depot.

February 19, 2015

The Merchants Payments Coalition applauded U.S. District Judge Nicolas Garaufis’ ruling on Thursday that American Express credit card rules constitute an unlawful restraint on trade.

May 30, 2014

The Federal Trade Commission on Friday determined that the merger between Men’s Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank does not violate antitrust laws.

April 11, 2014

Safeway Inc. has received a request for additional information and documents from the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") in connection with the FTC's review of the previously announced agreement and plan of merger among Safeway and Albertson’s.

May 21, 2013

The National Retail Federation (NRF) is formally opposing the proposed settlement of a federal antitrust lawsuit brought by 19 trade associations and six retailers in 2005.

November 1, 2012

The National Retail Federation and more than a dozen of the nation’s most prominent retailers today asked a judge to reject a proposed class-action settlement of a federal antitrust lawsuit, saying it would not bring credit card swipe fees charged by Visa and MasterCard under control and does not give retailers who oppose it an adequate mechanism to opt out.

July 12, 2011

A Bloomberg report on Tuesday said that three major grocery chains may have violated antitrust law by profit-sharing during a strike.

January 15, 2009

Whole Foods Market Inc. said it resubmitted its petition against the Federal Trade Commission in...

September 8, 2008

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) said Monday that its administrative hearing denouncing Whole Foods...

July 30, 2007

In a five-to-four decision, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned a 96-year-old ruling that prohibited manufacturers...

August 4, 2005

New York City, ...

May 25, 2005

Los Angeles, Afederal...