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Another Get Rich Quick Scheme In The FTC's Crosshairs
Stay tuned for more about this case and perhaps more enforcement actions from the FTC and the states against other business opportunity schemes.
United States
9 Oct 2019
Don't Hide The Differences In The Products When Doing Comparative Price Advertising
The court also didn't buy SquareTrade's argument that consumers would understand that companies' products were different.
United States
2 Oct 2019
Aspiration Is Not Substantiation
From chickens to pigs: NAD issued its second press release this week announcing a Decision involving animal welfare claims.
United States
24 Sep 2019
When Is A Picture NOT Worth A Thousand Words?
It's amazing how many blog posts we've written about chickens. Or, rather, cases involving chickens.
United States
23 Sep 2019
Should The Picture On The Label Match What's Inside The Can?
Arizona Canning Company sells a variety of canned beans, including its Sun Vista pinto beans. On the front of the can, there's a picture of a bowl of whole, plump beans that look ready to eat.
United States
19 Sep 2019
Again With The Not-So-Free Free Trials? FTC Gets Injunction
It's important to keep the back end in mind too: consumers must be able to cancel easily.
United States
10 Sep 2019
Is "Honey Bunches Of Oats" Cereal Primarily Sweetened With Honey?
As we head into back-to-school season, and start thinking about what kids will be eating for breakfast, a false advertising lawsuit about breakfast cereal seemed like a good place to start.
United States
4 Sep 2019
New York Attorney General Hits Dollar Stores For Selling Expired And Obsolete Products
Following the Vermont AG's settlement with Dollar General in June, New York Attorney General Leticia James has just announced that the discount chains Dollar General, Dollar Tree, and Family Dollar will now pay $1.2 million ...
United States
29 Aug 2019
Senators Ask For Answers About the Meaning Of "Amazon's Choice"
United States Senators Robert Menendez and Richard Blumenthal recently wrote to Amazon, asking questions about how Amazon determines
United States
20 Aug 2019
What Are Consumers Complaining About?
Auto-related complaints are the most common consumer complaint, according to a recent survey of state and local consumer protection agencies conducted by the Consumer Federation of America.
United States
8 Aug 2019
Claims Substantiation: Hot And Sweaty Lessons From The Trenches
And from the trenches, I mean other lawyers' trenches: this wasn't my case, but I did learn from it.
United States
8 Aug 2019
FTC Wrestles With The Tension Between The Buy American Act And Its "Made In USA" Guidance
There's one other important take-away from the FTC's action here.
United States
6 Aug 2019
Live! Tonight! Sold Out! – Lessons From FTC's Online Event Tickets Workshop
If you've ever tried to buy tickets online to a concert, sports game or play, you're probably familiar with a host of typical frustrations. How has the event already sold out when tickets have just gone on sale?
United States
12 Jul 2019
Court Allows State UDAP Claims Over Re-Shelved Cosmetic Products To Proceed
This case involves a putative class of customers who shopped at defendant Ulta Salon's retail cosmetic stores across the country.
United States
18 Jun 2019
CCPA ABs – The Latest Alphabet Soup
This is one of the most highly anticipated bills, especially for companies that are not consumer-facing.
United States
17 Jun 2019
Is An Advertiser Responsible For False Advertising If A Word Has Two Meanings?
That was the one of the issues in a recent lawsuit brought against computer storage device maker Sandisk.
United States
10 Jun 2019
Suppressing Customer Reviews Not "Shore To Please" The FTC
These actions follow three in May also enforcing the CRFA.
United States
10 Jun 2019
Risk Free: Not For These Marketers
Free trials. Auto-renewals. Negative options. Continuity programs. ROSCA. You've seen these words a lot in this blog because of the surfeit of regulatory actions involving really shady marketers who take consumers' money...
United States
5 Jun 2019
Don't Suppress Customer Reviews: The FTC Really Means It
These three new actions, however, are the first to focus exclusively on violations of the CRFA.
United States
19 May 2019
Snacks For Props: FTC Says No
It should come as no surprise to anyone that the FTC would crack down on a company that provided free products to consumers in exchange for posting positive reviews.
United States
5 Apr 2019
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