combination in restraint of trade

Legal Definition of combination in restraint of trade

: any monopoly or attempt at monopoly or any contract, combination, or conspiracy intended to restrain trade or commerce that violates the anti-trust laws — see also Sherman Antitrust Act

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“Combination in restraint of trade.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/combination%20in%20restraint%20of%20trade. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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