horizontal restraint

noun

Legal Definition of horizontal restraint

: a restraint of trade involving an agreement among competitors at the same distribution level for the purpose of minimizing competition

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“Horizontal restraint.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/horizontal%20restraint. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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