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The Robinson-Patman Act: Why It Still Matters

I.                     History of Robinson-Patman Act

A.                  Clayton Act Section 2 as amended by the Robinson-Patman Act in 1936

B.                  Designed to protect Mom and Pop stores from large retailers

C.                  Principal federal statute directed at price discrimination

1.                   Purpose of the RPA is to assure that resellers operating on the same functional level stand on equal competitive footing with regard to pricing and promotional support they receive from the same manufacturer

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