Iowa Movers and Warehousemen's Association, In the Matter of

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In the Matter of Iowa Movers and Warehousemen's Association.
FTC Matter/File Number:

0210115d

Docket Number:

C-4096

Enforcement Type:

Part 2 Consents

Case Summary

The Iowa Movers and Warehousemen’s Association settled allegations that it filed collectively established tariffs for intrastate moving rates in Iowa - a practice which did not meet the requirements of the state action doctrine. Under the state action doctrine, some practices of private firms are protected against scrutiny by the federal antitrust laws.