Sherman Antitrust Act
The first major corporations to suffer as a result of this Act were American Railway Union, Northern Securities Company and American Tobacco Company. Despite what the name may suggest, this legislation was not targeting trusts.
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Sherman Antitrust Act — Landmark *antitrust legislation of 1890. The Sherman Antitrust Act made monopoly and the restraint of trade illegal in the United States … Auditor's dictionary
Sherman Antitrust Act — an act of Congress (1890) prohibiting any contract, conspiracy, or combination of business interests in restraint of foreign or interstate trade. Cf. Clayton Antitrust Act. [named after John SHERMAN, who introduced the bill in Congress] * * *… … Universalium
Sherman Antitrust Act — an act of Congress (1890) prohibiting any contract, conspiracy, or combination of business interests in restraint of foreign or interstate trade. Cf. Clayton Antitrust Act. [named after John SHERMAN, who introduced the bill in Congress] … Useful english dictionary
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Sherman Antitrust Act — Such Act (15 U.S.C.A. No.No. 1 7) prohibits any unreasonable interference, by contract, or combination, or conspiracy, with the ordinary, usual and freely competitive pricing or distribution system of the open market in interstate trade. See also … Black's law dictionary
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