Indiana Household Movers and Warehousemen, Inc., In the Matter of

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In the Matter of Indiana Household Movers and Warehousemen, Inc.
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Part 2 Consents

Case Summary

The corporation that represents household goods movers in Indiana settled charges that it filed collective intrastate rate tariffs with the State’s Department of Revenue on behalf of its members. According to the complaint issued with the consent order, these collective filings reduced competition for household goods moving services within the state, and the conduct was not protected by the state action doctrine because it was not actively supervised by the state.