Antitrust

Parallel Bundling in Surgical Products

, New York Law Journal

   | 0 Comments

Elai Katz, in his Antitrust column, reviews a Tenth Circuit decision affirmed the dismissal of claims that leading medical-surgical product distributors violated antitrust laws by offering bundled package deals. While typical bundling and tying cases examine conduct by a single dominant firm, this decision tackles parallel tying and bundling by two competitors. The opinion also sets forth an analytic framework to evaluate tying claims under the rule of reason rather than the more commonly applied per se tying rule.

This premium content is reserved for New York Law Journal subscribers.

Continue reading by getting started with a subscription.

Already a subscriber? Log in now

What's being said

Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here.

Preparing comment abuse report for Article #1202784414297

Thank you!

This article's comments will be reviewed.