In these tough times, lots of businesses have been closing. In fact, for the fist time in our many years of practice, we’re hearing clients tell us that there is not enough business for both them and their direct competition – that if things continue as they are, they will both go out of business. In fact, they’ve become somewhat friends talking about it. Then the idea comes to one of them: could I pay my competition something to get them to shut down? The answer generally lies in the federal antitrustContinue Reading Can I Pay My Competition to Shut Down? (Co-authored with Todd Goodwin)