Amicus Briefs

When a court considers a case whose outcome may affect consumers or competition, the FTC may file a “friend of the court” brief to provide information that can help the court make its decision in a way that protects consumers or promotes competition. To find a specific FTC brief, use the filters on this page.

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Nynex Corporation, et al., Petitioners v. Discon, Incorporated

Citation Number: 96-1570
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Amicus brief for the United States and the Federal Trade Commission, urging denial of Supreme Court review in a case raising issue whether seller can maintain antitrust action based on a conspiracy between a rival seller and a single buyer, a regulated monopolist, to raise prices to the monopolist's customers by circumventing regulatory constraints.

State Oil Co. v. Khan

Citation Number: No. 96-871
Federal Court: Supreme Court of the United States
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Amicus brief of the United States and the Federal Trade Commission addressing whether maximum resale price maintenance should be illegal per se.

SEC v. Levine

Federal Court: U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
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FTC amicus brief in SEC v. Levine Concerning Imposition of a Constructive Trust on Defendant for Ill-Gotten Gains

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