Other editions - View all
administrative advertising agreed statement alleged anti-trust appear Asso attorneys Baking Powder brand cease and desist cent charged Cilk Circuit Court Clayton Act Commis Commission's common carriers common law competitors complaint contained contracts corporation cotton Court of Appeals customers dealers decision discount Docket effect enforcement evidence facts Federal Trade Commission filed findings formal Hosiery Ibid interest interstate commerce involved issue jobbers judgment jurisdiction legislation linseed oil manufacturer ment mercerized cotton method of competition misbranding misleading mission monopoly opinion ordered to cease paragraph person price discrimination procedure proceeding prohibited purchase purpose question reason respondent respondent's restraint of trade retail Section seems sell Senate Sherman Act Sherman Law sion sold statute stipulation substantially lessen competition supra Supreme Court tend to create testimony tion Trade Commission Act trade practice submittal unfair method United unlawful violation wholesalers wool words
Page 350 - The commission may order testimony to be taken by deposition in any proceeding or investigation pending under this Act at any stage of such proceeding or investigation. Such depositions may be taken before any person designated by the commission and having power to administer oaths.
Page 32 - That no corporation engaged in commerce shall acquire, directly or indirectly, the whole or any part of the stock or other share capital of another corporation engaged also in commerce where the effect of such acquisition may be to substantially lessen competition between the corporation whose stock is so acquired and the corporation making the acquisition or to restrain such commerce in any section or community or tend to create a monopoly of any line of commerce.
Page 350 - ... or to produce documentary evidence if so ordered, or to give evidence touching the matter in question; and any failure to obey such order of the court may be punished by such court as a contempt thereof.
Page 350 - Witnesses summoned before the commission shall be paid the same fees and mileage that are paid witnesses in the courts of the United States, and witnesses whose depositions are taken, and the persons taking the same shall severally be entitled to the same fees as are paid for like services in the courts of tbe United States.
Page 343 - That a commission is hereby created and established, to be known as the Federal Trade Commission (hereinafter referred to as the commission), which shall be composed of five commissioners, who shall be appointed by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate. Not more than three of the commissioners shall be members of the same political party.
Page 345 - The commission may, by one or more of its members, or by such examiners as it may designate, prosecute any inquiry necessary to its duties in any part of the United States. SEC. 4. That the words defined in this section shall have the following meaning when found in this Act, to wit: "Commerce...
Page 344 - With the exception of the secretary, a clerk to each commissioner, the attorneys, and such special experts and examiners as the commission may from time to time find necessary for the conduct of its work...
Page 33 - ... so that the elimination of competition by agreement between them would constitute a violation of any of the provisions of any of the antitrust laws.
Page 349 - Upon the application of the Attorney General to Investigate and make recommendations for the readjustment of the business of any corporation alleged to be violating the antitrust acts in order that the corporation may thereafter maintain Its organization, management, and conduct of business in accordance with law.
Page 302 - States, or fix a price charged therefor, or discount from, or rebate upon, such price, on the condition, agreement or understanding that the lessee or purchaser thereof shall not use or deal in the goods, wares, merchandise, machinery, supplies or other commodities of a competitor or competitors of the lessor or seller, where the effect of such lease, sale, or contract for sale or such condition, agreement or understanding may be to substantially lessen competition or tend to create a monopoly in...