First of three parts: A dozen antitrust facts

Energy initiatives of the 110th Congress should alarm learned observers of the oil and gas industry. Proceeding from false assumptions, peevish impulses, and historical disregard, lawmakers soon may enact a series of mistakes certain to damage US interests and hurt consumers. But learned observers are beginning to speak out.Two former officials of the US Federal Trade Commission, both now affiliated with the Washington, DC, office of the O’Melveny & Myers LLP law firm, have written a monograph addressing antitrust misconceptions that seem to be guiding Congress. Their work, “A Dozen Facts You Should Know about Antitrust and the Oil Industry,” deserves wide attention....

Why Register?

Non-subscribers can only view whitepapers by providing name, home and email address, phone number and other information and comment on/rate articles.

Why Subscribe?

Oil & Gas Journal subscribers with login credentials can access these premium features of OGJ Online:

  • Current Issue – an html version of the current week's issue of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • Past Issues – An Electronic OGJ Archive. A keyword-searchable archive of all issues of Oil & Gas Journal dating back to 1990; also searchable by issue date.
  • Market Journal – a weekly round-up of the oil and gas markets, with observations from leading analysts.
  • Editor's Perspective – a short article of insight and opinion by the Editor of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Industry Stats – quick access to current industry statistics from Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Survey Downloads - quick access to exclusive reports from Oil & Gas Journal.


Subscriber Help or Subscribe

Oil & Gas Journal Subscribers: Have your subscription number (from the mailing label on the cover of your Oil & Gas Journal) and e-mail address ready to set up your online account through Customer Service Assistant.

If you're not an Oil & Gas Journal subscriber, start a subscription and gain access to the subscriber areas of OGJ Online now.

Stay Connected