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Stuck In The Middle With The FTC
Earlier this month, Chemence, Inc., the Ohio maker of Kwikfix, Hammer-Tite and Flash Glue, entered into a settlement with the FTC.
United States
24 Oct 2016
California Plaintiffs Say That Size Matters: Consumer Fraud Class Action Challenges Slack-Fill In Protein Products
According to named plaintiffs in a consumer fraud action filed in December in the Southern District of California, size matters when making it comes to making a purchase.
United States
2 Jun 2016
National Retailer Settles FTC Native Advertising Complaint
The potential pitfalls of native advertising were on display this month at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
United States
4 Apr 2016
Lawsuits Against The Honest Company Highlight Continued Risks Of "All Natural" Labeling
Allegations are increasing against The Honest Company, Inc. for false and misleading marketing of its products as "all natural" and "plant-based" when they supposedly contain synthetic ingredients.
United States
30 Mar 2016
Reminder – Truthful Advertising Is Not Optional
We blog frequently about new regulatory developments coming from CPSC or FDA and about enforcement actions brought by those federal agencies as well as state counterparts and private plaintiffs.
United States
15 Feb 2016
What Does GMA's SmartLabel Initiative Mean For False Advertising Litigation?
With more than 30 food, beverage, and consumer products companies already on board, SmartLabel is an ambitious effort to increase the amount of product information accessible to consumers.
United States
21 Dec 2015
The Continuing Conundrum Of The California Food Fight
We have blogged regularly about the plethora of litigation, largely centered in California, focused on the labeling of food, beverage, cosmetics, and consumer goods.
United States
8 Dec 2015
FTC Tastes Sweet Victory In POM Wonderful Deceptive Advertising Appeal
Since 1998, POM has invested over $35 million in over 100 studies at 44 institutions to discover and promote the health benefits of pomegranates.
United States
19 Feb 2015
Product Safety Update From Capitol Hill (Part Two)
Earlier this year, we began a series of blog entries to update our readers on legislative efforts on Capitol Hill that affect stakeholders within the product safety arena.
United States
16 Apr 2014
Big Brother Is Watching You (Shop For Pants): Mobile Analytics Firms Implement Code Of Conduct For Tracking Customers While They Shop
If you’ve ever dealt with that pushy salesperson at Bed, Bath & Beyond who won’t take your word for it that you’re just browsing and not ready to commit to a high-end home espresso machine, you know that being followed around at a retail store can be unsettling and intrusive.
United States
12 Nov 2013
Privacy And Securities Alert: FTC’s Focus On Internet Advertising: A Recap Of The “Town Hall” And What To Watch For
On November 1st and 2nd, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) hosted a 2-day workshop “to address the consumer protection issues raised by the practice of tracking consumers’ activities online to target advertising – or ‘behavioral advertising.’”
United States
7 Dec 2007
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