Hastings Law Journal


Under the Supreme Court's Noerr-Pennington doctrine, violations of the antitrust laws cannot be predicated on concerted attempts to influence the passage or enforcement of legislation. In Trucking Unlimited v. California Motor Transport Co. the Ninth Circuit held that Noerr-Pennington protection did not extend to a group of trucking companies who allegedly attempted to foreclose competition by influencing courts and quasi-judicial administrative agencies.

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