Topic: Boycotts

Australian bank accused of boycott with “extremist organisation”

A trade association that represents the Australian red meat industry has complained to the country’s competition authority that Bank Australia and an animal protection organisation have banded together to refuse financial services to red meat and livestock companies.

19 July 2021

Zillow and National Association of Realtors accused of squashing competition

A Texan real estate startup has sued Zillow and the most prominent US real estate trade association for allegedly stifling competition among brokers.

10 March 2021

Italy imposes abuse of dominance fine on ticket seller

The Italian Competition Authority has fined CTS Eventim – which owns the country's leading live event ticket seller – a total of €10.9 million for unlawfully boycotting rival vendors and imposing exclusivity agreements on event organisers.

19 January 2021

ACCC files rare boycott proceedings

Australia’s competition watchdog has launched proceedings against one of the country’s largest private construction companies and an industry trade organisation for allegedly boycotting a waterproofing subcontractor.

04 December 2020

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