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Q: Antitrust if a large Corp was willing to restructure debt contingent on defaulting a lease of their competitor

The large corporation will take away service and supplies without this agreement which will put me out of business.

Glenn B. Manishin
Glenn B. Manishin answered on May 2, 2017

It's not possible to give a solid antitrust view of this issue with the facts you supplied. Generally. a firm can act to harm competitors, by any means, if it acts alone -- unless it has monopoly power in the relevant market. Putting competitors out of business is encouraged...that's... Read more »

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Q: If two names are on a contract for a storage unit dont both party's have to be present in order to make any changes
Tristan Kenyon Schultz
Tristan Kenyon Schultz answered on Apr 27, 2017

It depends on the nature of the two parties classification on the rental agreement. Review the rental agreement for details.

1 Answer | Asked in Antitrust and Real Estate Law for Colorado on
Q: Regarding CO HOA. ANtitrust?

Local HOA seems to require that homeowners buy their storm doors from one particular reseller. Isn't that an antitrust violation? I know they can dictate color and style, maybe even brand, but can they force a homeowner to buy from a particular seller or store?

Tristan Kenyon Schultz
Tristan Kenyon Schultz answered on Mar 13, 2017

It is not an antitrust matter. The HOA does not meet the requirements to be subject to antitrust laws. HOA requirements of a purchase from a particular dealer arguably have a rational basis to allow the hyper-conformity that some HOAs require (no comment on whether HOAs de facto transform home... Read more »

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