International Antitrust Enforcement Assistance Act of 1994

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Mission:

Competition

Rule/Law:

15 U.S.C. §§ 46, 57b-1, 1311, 1312, 6201, 6201 note, 6202-6212)

The Act authorizes the Federal Trade Commission and the Justice Department to enter into mutual assistance agreements with foreign antitrust authorities. Under such agreements, U.S. and foreign authorities may share, subject to certain restrictions, evidence of antitrust violations and provide each other with investigatory assistance.