Antitrust Modernization Commission

2010, Business/Economics, Hein's Electronic Documents Reprint Series, Trade Regulation admin

Report and Recommendations

The Antitrust Modernization Commission was created pursuant to the Antitrust Modernization Commission Act of 2002. The Commission was established to examine whether the need exists to modernize the antirust laws and to identify and study issues; to solicit the views of all parties concerned with the operation of the antitrust laws; to evaluate the advisability of proposals and current arrangements with respect to any issues identifies; and to prepare and submit to Congress and the President a report. This report, the 24th installment in Hein’s Electronic Documents Reprint Series, sets forth the Commission’s recommendation and findings on how antitrust law and its enforcement can best serve consumer welfare in the global,

Read More

Antitrust Enforcement and Intellectual Property Rights

2010, Intellectual and Industrial Property, Trade Regulation admin

Promoting Innovation and Competition
U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission

Over the past several decades, antitrust enforcers and the courts have come to recognize that intellectual property laws and antitrust laws share the same fundamental goals of enhancing consumer welfare and promoting innovation. This recognition signaled a significant shift from the view that was held earlier in the twentieth century, when the goals of antitrust and intellectual property law were viewed as incompatible. On April 17, 2007, the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice issued a long-awaited joint report on Antitrust Enforcement and Intellectual Property Rights. This report reaffirms enforcement policy set forth in the FTC and DOJ’s 1995 Antitrust Guidelines for the Licensing of Intellectual Property.

Read More

Administered Protection

2010, Business/Economics, International Relations, Psychology/Sociology, Trade Regulation, Vandeplas Trade Law Series admin

The Political Economy of U.S. Countervailing Duty and Antidumping Regulation
By: Kevin S. Marshall

Inspired by and drawing from the work of many who have addressed issues of trade protectionism, Marshall analyzes the historical development and application of the United States Antidumping and Countervailing Duty legislation from a political economy perspective. Political economy depicts relationships between political and economic processes and is grounded on an interdisciplinary approach to the study of human condition within an institutional framework. It is from this perspective that Marshall’s study proceeds and concludes.

View brochure

Pricing Information – Order Now
List Price: $59.95
Published: Lake Mary,

Read More

WTO Law, Litigation and Policy

2010, International Law, International Relations, Trade Regulation admin

Sourcebook of Internet Material
By: Stuart S. Malawer

This outstanding sourcebook of hard-to-find Internet documents concerning WTO law, related policies and the dispute resolution system is a tremendous resource. This work provides access to many of the essential pieces of legal and policy information from the WTO, the United States and other major players, such as the EU, China, Japan, Korea, and Brazil. Its reliance on material available on the Internet provides evidence of the growth of the historical revolution in information and communications technology that coincides with the birth and growth of the WTO itself. WTO Law, Litigation and Policy is invaluable to legal researchers, governments, and professionals worldwide.

View brochure

Pricing Information –

Read More

Antitrust Modernization Commission

2009, Business/Economics, Hein's Electronic Documents Reprint Series, Trade Regulation admin

Reports and Recommendations

The Antitrust Modernization Commission was created pursuant to the Antitrust Modernization Commission Act of 2002. The Commission was established to examine whether the need exists to modernize the antitrust laws and to identify and study issues; to solicit the views of all parties concerned with the operation of the antitrust laws; to evaluate the advisability of proposals and current arrangements with respect to any issues identified; and to prepare and submit to Congress and the President a report. This Report, the 24th installment in Hein’s Electronic Documents Reprint Series, sets forth the Commission’s recommendations and findings on how the antitrust law and enforcement can best serve consumer welfare in the global,

Read More

Introduction to Commercial Law

2009, Legal Research Guides, Terrorism and Security Issues, Trade Regulation admin

Cases, Problems and Materials, Sixth Edition
By: Howard W. Foss

NEW From Hein!

Now in it’s sixth edition, Howard Foss’s Introduction to Commercial Law: Cases, Problems and Materials is an excellent introductory tool for the commercial law novice. Part I of this work covers the Sale of Goods, including contract information, warranties, allocation of risks, and bulk transfers. Part II covers Commercial Paper, including holder in due course, contract liability, and bank collections. The final section, Part III, covers Secured Transactions, including an introduction to Article 9, perfection of security interests, and default. The goal of this work is for readers to become acquainted with issue-generating phrases within the statutory language of the Uniform Commercial Code.

Read More

Export Control and WMD Nonproliferation Law

2009, Legal Research Guides, Terrorism and Security Issues, Trade Regulation admin

A Legal Research Guide, Second Edition
By: Wei Luo

NEW From Hein!

The United States has been the leader in strongly advocating nonproliferation of WMD and export controls of civilian and military dual-use goods, one of the most important focal points of international cooperation since the end of WWII. In fact, the United States has established a very sophisticated export control system to prevent its and its allies’ weapons and technologies from getting into the hands of any adversaries. Export Control and WMD Nonproliferation Law, Second Edition, focuses on U.S. export controls, international nonproliferation cooperation, and the export control laws of major countries that possess WMD technologies.

Read More

Antitrust Modernization Commission

2009, Business/Economics, Hein's Electronic Documents Reprint Series, Trade Regulation admin

Report and Recommendations

The Antitrust Modernization Commission was established to examine whether the need exists to modernize the antitrust laws and to identify and study related issues; to solicit views of all parties concerned with the operation of the antitrust laws; to evaluate the advisability of proposals and current arrangements with respect to any issues identified; and to prepare and submit to Congress and the President a report. This report sets forth the Commission’s recommendations and findings on how antitrust law and enforcement can best serve consumer welfare in the global, high-tech economy that exists today.
View brochure

List Price: $95.00 Order Now
Published: Washington,

Read More

Administered Protection

2009, Business/Economics, International Relations, Psychology/Sociology, Trade Regulation, Vandeplas Trade Law Series admin

The Political Economy of U.S. Countervailing Duty and Antidumping Regulation
By: Kevin S. Marshall

In the world economy, is America’s “process of administered protection” inefficient, unprincipled and unfair? Author Kevin S, Marshall considers these and other aspects of U.S. economic policy. Inspired by and drawing from the work of many who have addressed similar and related issues of trade protectionism, Marshall analyzes the historical development and application of the United States Antidumping and Countervailing Duty legislation from a political economy perspective.

View brochure

List Price: $59.95 Order Now
Published: Lake Mary, Florida: Vandeplas Publishing; 2006
Distributed by: Buffalo;

Read More

Bilateral Free Trade Agreements

2008, 2009, International Business/Economics, Legislative History, Trade Regulation admin

By: William H. Manz

This 11-volume compilation details the bilateral free trade agreements made between the United States and Israel, the West Bank and Gaza, Jordan, Singapore, Chile and many others. It contains the final acts, the congressional debates, reports, hearings, and related materials for these agreements. This collection enhances the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) legislative history, published by Hein in 1994, and provides researchers with a one-stop resource to learn more about the evolution of free trade agreements between the United States and other countries around the world.

View brochure

List Price: $1,295.00 Order Now
Published: Buffalo;

Read More