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FTC Blocks Anticompetitive Veterinary Clinic Acquisition

The FTC reached a settlement with JAB Consumer Partners, owner of Compassion-First Pet Hospitals and National Veterinary Associates, Inc., two firms that operate chains of veterinary clinics providing general, specialty, and emergency care, and SAGE Veterinary Partners, LLC to resolve allegations that JAB’s proposed $1.1 billion acquisition of SAGE would have significant anticompetitive impact in…

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California AG Submits Amicus Brief in Epic vs. Apple Appeal

California AG Rob Bonta submitted an amicus brief to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in the case of Epic Games, Inc. v. Apple, Inc., that did not support either party but called for a broad and flexible interpretation of the state’s Unfair Competition Law. Epic, the maker of the blockbuster game Fortnite, sued Apple…

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AG Bonta Warns California Refineries about Price Gouging

In a March 18 letter, California AG Rob Bonta warned refineries operating in the California market against using the recent disruptions in the global oil market as an opportunity to violate state antitrust laws and, in particular, manipulate markets in order to illegally inflate prices at the gas pump.

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