FTC commissioners overrule judge in Impax

Ben Remaly and Julie Jackson

10 April 2019

FTC commissioners overrule judge in Impax

The procompetitive benefits of a “pay-for-delay” deal must be directly linked to a restraint of trade to outweigh proof that the restraint harms competition, Federal Trade Commission leadership has said in overturning an antitrust decision by the agency’s internal tribunal.