Antitrust Laws

Business / Finance / Antitrust Laws: Legislation established by the federal government to prevent the formation of monopolies and to regulate trade.

Sherman Antitrust Act

Health / Health Insurance / Sherman Antitrust Act: A federal act which established as national policy the concept of a competitive marketing system by prohibiting companies from attempting to (1) monopolize any part of trade or commerce or (2) engage MORE

Laws Of Hospitality

Entertainment / Literature / Laws Of Hospitality: Called xenia in Greek, the term refers to the custom in classical Greece and other ancient cultures that, if a traveler comes to a town, he can ask any person there for food, shelter, and gifts to hel MORE

Accessory Claws

Science / Spiders / Accessory Claws: Serrated, thickened hairs near the true claws in some spiders. MORE

Right-To-Farm Laws (Nuisance)

Business / Agriculture / Right-To-Farm Laws (Nuisance): Right to farm laws deny nuisance suits against farmers who use accepted and standard farming practices, even if these practices harm or bother adjacent property owners or the general public. Agricultu MORE

Credit Laws

Business / Accounting / Credit Laws: Fair Credit Reporting Act (as amended 1997) Federal law that covers the reporting of debt repayment information. It establishes when a credit reporting agency may provide a report to someone: states t MORE

Sumptuary Laws

Entertainment / Literature / Sumptuary Laws: Laws that regulate the sort of clothing an individual may wear. Classical Rome restricted certain types of garb to the senatorial classes and equestrian classes, for instance. In Classical China, only MORE

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