The French Competition Authority fines several modelling agencies for cartel (L’Agence)

The Autorité fines for anticompetitive agreement the modelling sector's main professional union and 37 modelling agencies* In brief The Autorité de la concurrence today issues a decision under which it fines the main professional union of modelling agencies, the SYNAM, for having, between 2000 and 2010, drawn up and distributed pricing schedules as a guide to modelling agencies' commercial policy. Advertisers and couture houses could refer to these schedules when setting prices for filming, advertising photos and catwalk shows. 37 modelling agencies, representing almost the entire market turnover, are also fined for having participated in statutory meetings on union pricing schedules between

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French Competition Authority, The French Competition Authority fines several modelling agencies for cartel (L’Agence), 29 September 2016, e-Competitions Exchange of information in associations of undertakings, Art. N° 81696

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