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September 21, 2015

The immunity of government from the antitrust laws

If you missed my discussion of the North Carolina Dental Examiners v. FTC case at last week’s Cato Institute Constitution Day conference, you can now watch online: ...

September 16, 2015

PLF's Timothy Sandefur speaks at Cato's Constitution Day symposium

I’ll be speaking tomorrow at the Cato Institute’s annual Constitution Day symposium about the North Carolina Dental Examiners antitrust case (which I blogged about here). If you can’t attend in person (and there’s still space available) you can watch the simultaneous webcast, and you can read my article on the case in the la ...

February 25, 2015

Supreme Court gives entrepreneurs a tool to fight back

Moments ago, the United States Supreme Court issued its decision in North Carolina Board of Dental Examiners v. FTC, an antitrust lawsuit in which the Federal Trade Commission sued a state agency that regulates the practice of the dental industry. The Board claimed that it was immune from antitrust laws, and could therefore prohibit people ...