Fair Allocation System, Inc.

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In the Matter of Fair Allocation System, Inc.
FTC Matter/File Number:

9710065

Docket Number:

C-3832

Enforcement Type:

Part 2 Consents

Case Summary

An association of 25 automobile dealerships settled charges that they agreed to boycott Chrysler if the manufacturer continued to allocate vehicles based on total sales. Competing dealers marketed vehicles offering lower prices on the Internet and were taking substantial sales from other dealers in the Northwest. The consent order prohibits the dealers from threatening to enter into any boycott or refusal to deal with any automobile manufacturer or consumer.