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INTERNET/ANTI-TRUST - Internet Price-Fixing Faces A Popular Uprising

April 29, 2010

Lawrence R. Lonergan

In the last decade, consumers have fueled the exponential growth of the Internet distribution channel by shopping online for goods from jet planes to water faucets. Internet-based business operations have exploited the many advantages for the consumer over the traditional “bricks and mortar” distribution model represented by the “Big Box” stores that have little or no Internet presence, but maintain expansive and expensive showrooms to promote their products.