ABMS Board Certifications: One Product or Two?


It is the question at the crux of the antitrust cases against the ABMS member
boards: Is board certification one product that has merely been updated or
does board certification contain more than one product? If more than one
product, is the second product tied, or leveraged, to force the purchase of the
second product?

Let me be the first to admit I am not a lawyer, much less an expert on