Antitrust laws were created to prevent monopolies or guard against businesses gaining an unfair business advantages such as price fixing, bid rigging schemes, or target collusion.
Antitrust laws often come into play when two large companies merge or work in concert to restrain trade and defeat competitive markets.
Antitrust lawyers in Oregon defend businesses during a merger review, in civil investigations and throughout litigation against state or federal actions by the Attorney General's Office or the Federal Trade Commission. Related topics include administrative law, business law and commercial litigation.
Lawyer Referral Service of the Oregon State Bar - In Oregon, the State Bar has established a Lawyer Referral Service from its offices in Tigard, OR. The service helps individuals and businesses find a qualified attorney experienced in a variety of different practice areas. The service charges $35 for a 30 minute consultation with the local attorney. More than 1,600 attorneys across the state participate in the service.