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Clayton Antitrust Act

Clayton Antitrust Act • 15 October 1914


The main statutes are the Sherman Act 1890, the Clayton Act 1914 and the Federal Trade Commission Act 1914.

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This act was passed to clarify and supplement the Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890. It punished and prevented monopolies, legalized workers unions and peaceful protests. This law protected the rights of the worker and further opposed monopoly. Industrialization's impact can be seen in this law as this law seeks to solve problems that are the result of mass industrialization.

Thomas Woodrow Wilson (December 28, 1856 – February 3, 1924) was the 28th President of the United States from 1913 to 1921 and leader of the Progressive Movement. A Southerner with a PhD in political science, he served as President of Princeton University from 1902 to 1910. He was Governor of New Jersey from 1911 to 1913, and led his Democratic Party to win control of both the White House and Congress in 1912. Wilson induced a Democratic Congress to pass a progressive legislative agenda…

Clayton House, Clayton, AL was the home of anti-trust Henry De Lamar Clayton, Jr. He was the author of the Clayton Antitrust Act, an act that prohibited particular types of conduct that were deemed to not be in the best interest of a competitive market. He was appointed as a Federal District Judge in 1914 and became redognized as an advocate for judicial reform.

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