group boycott

group boycott

An illegal practice in which two or more real estate brokers or agents refuse to cooperate and split commissions with another one,usually a discount broker.

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On November 18, 2005, after nearly two years of litigation, a three-member panel of the American Arbitration Association ("AAA") denied all of United's claims including antitrust claims that Advocate had engaged in illegal price-fixing, group boycott, refusal to deal, tying and market allocation violations between 1999 and 2004.
To our knowledge, this is the first court challenge of a PPO network in California alleging group boycott.
The suit also alleges that Florida hospitals are engaging in a coordinated and illegal group boycott against Medical Savings Insurance Company because the company has refused to collaborate in the hospitals unlawful pricing schemes.
The court also rejected the plaintiffs' group boycott claims, finding that the IPA's 20 percent market share did not give it sufficient market power to harm competition even if the IPA were engaged in a boycott.
NASDAQ: STSN) today announced that it has instituted a lawsuit in federal court, in Tucson, against Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona alleging price-fixing, group boycott, conspiracy to monopolize and interference with business relationships.
NASDAQ: STSN) todaing, group boycott, conspiracy to monopolize and interference with business relationships.
Such an arrangement might be characterized as a group boycott - an agreement among the association members and the association itself not to transact business with other competitors.
The third major antitrust concern, which may also arise in a group boycott or an excluded provider situation, is monopolization.
Britton's conduct in the group boycott was flagrant, causing the amount of damages to be tripled, bringing the total damage award to $2.
A group boycott of chiropractors violates the Sherman Act.
Talking to a private news channel he said that PPP will not support either the protest or the recent Geo/Jang group boycott, while saying that this is no time for protest.
The demonstration was organized by the campaign group Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS), and was held at a major supermarket in the French capital, Al-Alam reported.