CollegeNET Launches Antitrust Suit Against the Common Application

According to Wolfston: "If we can get the market back to a point where

innovation and experiment are encouraged and allowed to flourish, there

are amazing things we can do to transform college admissions into an

educational experience."

The complaint further alleges: "Common Application has abused its market

power in the relevant markets and conspired with its member colleges to

impose naked and other restraints on competition including: price

restraints (e.g., mandatory member restrictions which prevent

colleges from pricing competing applications lower), non-compete

agreements (e.g., mandatory member restrictions which