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Anti-Poaching and Wage-Fixing Agreements: Drawing the Line Between Competitive and Criminal

Posted in Business Management, Labor/Workforce

Originally published in Build Houston magazine. In October 2016, the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) issued guidance identifying poaching agreements and wage-fixing agreements as primary antitrust enforcement targets.  In April 2018, DOJ brought the Department’s first enforcement case over illegal anti-competitive employment related agreements. In a market where skilled labor is… Continue Reading