Antitrust Issues for the Retail Industry
1 hour 5 minutes
Spot potential anticompetitive conduct and ensure your organization’s compliance with law.
In today’s competitive retail environment, knowledge and awareness of the antitrust laws and their implications are more important than ever. As competition law evolves in response to technology and a rapidly changing business environment, retail companies must be cognizant of these changes to support and protect their organizations. Whether facing improper conduct by competitors or suppliers, or to protect against scrutiny from regulators or rivals, this shifting legal landscape poses both opportunities and threats for retailers. This topic is designed to provide an overview of key antitrust issues relevant to companies in the retail sector, so that organizations are able spot potential anticompetitive conduct and ensure their organization’s compliance with law. Covering topics ranging from pricing and distribution arrangements, including retail price management (or RPM), to exclusionary conduct by dominant rivals and compliance concerns, including how retailers can comply with the Biden Administration’s Executive Order on Promoting Competition in the American Economy, this topic will provide retail lawyers with the insights needed to protect their business.