The Private Competition Enforcement Review
Ilene Knable Gotts and
Kevin S Schwartz
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
Private competition litigation can be an important complement to public enforcement in the achievement of compliance with the competition laws. Antitrust litigation has been a key component of the antitrust regime for decades in the United States. The US litigation system is highly developed, using extensive discovery, pleadings and motions, use of experts and, in a small number of matters, trials, to resolve the rights of the parties.