A judge in Georgia federal court found that a suit against River Valley Ingredients, Tyson Poultry, and Tyson Farms, should survive a motion to dismiss. Defendants collectively represent the largest poultry renderer in the southeastern United States. The suit claims that defendants drove a company out of the rendering market through a group boycott and intimidation tactics.
[To accompany Federal Court Case Law Update "Georgia Federal Court Upholds Tyson Antitrust Suit" from Brooks Animal Law Digest Issue No. 165.]