U.S. legislative proposals could undermine U.S. economic and security interests and strengthen foreign rivals without any apparent benefit to U.S. consumers.
Antitrust laws ensure competition in free and open markets, which is the foundation of any vibrant, diverse, and dynamic economy. Healthy market competition benefits consumers through lower prices, higher quality products and services, more choices, and greater innovation. The Chamber advocates for antitrust laws that benefit all consumers and businesses and do not target specific companies or industries.
- InternationalPath Forward: World EconomyWednesday, May 2502:30 PM EDT - 03:30 PM EDT
- InternationalCEO Summit of the AmericasWednesday, June 08 - Thursday, June 0908:00 AM EDT - 06:00 PM EDT
- InternationalUSIBC 2022 Technology Summit - Innovation Fueled ProsperityTuesday, June 21 - Thursday, June 2312:00 AM EDT - 12:00 AM EDT
- Jan 22, 2021Unlocking Antitrust: Evaluating Horizontal Mergers
Our SVP of International Regulatory Affairs Sean Heather breaks down everything you need to know about antitrust and horizontal mergers.
- Dec 14, 2020Unlocking Antitrust: Acquisitions of Nascent Firms
Radical changes to antitrust laws are not the answer.
- Dec 08, 2020Unlocking Antitrust: 3 Reasons Why Simplicity is Antitrust’s Greatest Strength
Here are three reasons why the simplicity of existing antitrust laws are also the laws' greatest strength.
- Nov 09, 2020The Utah Statement
What is the Utah Statement? Critics of antitrust have been tough to pin down, they have often spoken in grand and emotionally loaded terms, leveled vague criticisms, all while being cagey about what they really want.
- Oct 06, 2020U.S. Chamber Calls Antitrust Report a Deeply Flawed Basis for Any Legislative Conversation
“It is a flawed premise that our antitrust laws no longer work and that the outcome in the market is better guided by government, not consumers. Any contemplated changes to our antitrust laws will impact all sectors of our economy. We urge members of Congress to refrain from relying on this one-sided staff report to guide future legislation.”
- Jul 29, 2020U.S. Chamber Strongly Believes Consumers Need to Remain at the Heart of Antitrust Laws
U.S. Chamber Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley issued the following statement in response to today’s House Judiciary Subcommittee hearing on online platforms and market power.
- Jul 09, 2020Quick Take: Antitrust Laws (Not Just Big Tech) Under Attack
Breaking down all things antitrust laws: why they matter, how they impact the market, and more.
- May 27, 2020What the Sabre-Farelogix Case Tells Us About the Future Of Antitrust Law
Various antitrust jurisdictions across the globe are considering big changes to their antitrust laws that could stray from sound economics.
- Mar 10, 2020U.S. Chamber Comments Regarding Non-Compete Clauses Used in Employment Contracts
Comments to the Federal Trade Commission in response to the FTC’s request for comment regarding employers’ use of non-compete agreements.
- Jul 20, 2018Five Things European Antitrust Gets Wrong The relationship between antitrust and innovation is complex.