Antitrust Law – Revival on the Way
News this morning includes word that the Obama Administration will revive antitrust law and enforcement. Where the government leads, class actions are sure to follow.
(Speaking only as a consumer fresh from purchasing a new cell phone under the bizarre rules and pricing created by the cell phone companies. I’d like to see the cell phone market changed to encourage new telephone retailers from which we could safely buy a relaible phone that will work on any network that uses its type of signal (e.g. GSM). It’s ridiculous to either have to sign up for years of service (and ancillary penalties) or pay $ 400 for a phone, epsecially when I can buy a small, web-focused laptop for the same amount.)