Price discrimination and related problems under the Robinson-Patman Act
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Price discrimination and related problems under the Robinson-Patman Act by Cyrus Austin

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Published by Joint Committee on Continuing Legal Education of the American Law Institute and the American Bar Association in Philadelphia, Pa .
Written in English

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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Price discrimination -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesRobinson-Patman Act.
Statementby Cyrus Austin.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF1627.Z9 A9 1959
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 178 p. ;
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6267713M
LC Control Number59003621
OCLC/WorldCa1744315

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Under the Robinson-Patman Act, it is illegal to charge different prices to different purchasers if the items are the same and the price discrimination lessens competition. It is legal, however, to charge a lower price to a specific buyer if the cost . Price discrimination and related problems under the Robinson-Patman Act. Philadelphia, [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Cyrus Austin; Committee on . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Austin, Cyrus, Price discrimination and related problems under the Robinson-Patman Act. Philadelphia: Committee on Continuing Legal . Get this from a library! Price discrimination and related problems under the Robinson-Patman Act. [Cyrus Austin].

"Price Discrimination Under the Robinson-Patman Act." By Frederick M. Rowe:' Little, Brown & Co., Boston, , The Trade Regu-lation Series, pp. xxx, $ By a margin of one year, the publication of this volume missed the twenty-fifth birthday of the Robinson-Patman Act . ROWE, PRICE DISCRIMINATION UNDER THE ROBINSON-PATMAN ACT () [hereinafter cited as ROWE]. J. PALAMOUNTAIN, THE POLITICS OF DISTRIBUTION (). For . There are two legal defenses to these types of alleged Robinson-Patman violations: (1) the price difference is justified by different costs in manufacture, sale, or delivery (e.g., volume discounts), or (2) the price concession was given in good faith to meet a competitor's price. The Robinson-Patman Act also forbids certain discriminatory allowances . The Robinson-Patman Act of was a result of this public outcry against the chain store. In fact, the Robinson-Patman Act is historically referred to as the "antichain-store act." The act prohibits sellers .

Price discrimination and related problems under the Robinson-Patman Act. Philadelphia, Pa.: Joint Committee on Continuing Legal Education of the American Law Institute and the American Bar Association, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.   The Robinson-Patman Act, passed in , is a somewhat obscure federal law that makes it illegal “to discriminate in price between different purchasers of commodities of like grade and quality.” The law allows for both criminal enforcement by the federal government, and civil lawsuits by buyers who feel wronged by the price discrimination . Robinson-Patman Price Discrimination Act Also known as the Robinson-Patman Act and as the Robinson-Patman Antidiscrimination Act J , ch. , 49 Stat. (15 U.S.C. b, 21a). The Robinson–Patman Act of (or Anti-Price Discrimination Act, Pub. L. No. , 49 Stat. (codified at 15 U.S.C. § 13)) is a United States federal law that prohibits anticompetitive practices by producers, specifically price was designed to protect small retail shops against competition from chain stores by fixing a minimum price .