University of San Francisco - School of Law
Competition, Vol. 17, No. 2, p. 207, 2008
Bringing a monopolization claim under the Cartwright Act is difficult work. This article first explains the possible arguments that one might make in favor of such a claim, then describes why each faces an uphill battle. Second, the article discusses alternatives to the Cartwright Act for bringing a monopolization claim under California law and why each of these attempts is also challenging. The article concludes by considering the reasons for and significance of the lack of a clear monopolization claims under the Cartwright Act.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 9
Keywords: antitrust, monopolization, Cartwright Act
JEL Classification: D42, L12, L41
Date posted: January 25, 2009 ; Last revised: February 25, 2009