vertical price-fixing

noun

Legal Definition of vertical price-fixing

: an illegal arrangement in which parties at different levels of a system of production and distribution act to fix the market price of goods especially : resale price maintenance — compare horizontal price-fixing

Note: Vertical price-fixing is a per se violation of antitrust laws.

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“Vertical price-fixing.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/vertical%20price-fixing. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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