Last in our series on the ABA Antitrust Section’s 2016 Spring Meeting, but certainly not least, we bring you Jetta’s summary of the panel discussion on hub-and-spoke conspiracies. These conspiracies seem to be in vogue now, with the Apple (e-book) case prominent among them. Not surprisingly, the government and the defense bar sees these cases very differently.
Kudos to our associates for preparing these summaries. We hope you have enjoyed them. Stay tuned for future articles and podcasts.
The concept of “hub-and-spoke” conspiracies can be found in cases dating back to at least 1939, most notably, the Supreme …