vertical restraint

noun

Legal Definition of vertical restraint

: a restraint of trade involving parties (as manufacturers and wholesalers) at different levels of a market structure

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“Vertical restraint.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/vertical%20restraint. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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