The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently announced that it had sent warning letters to ten additional companies for making claims that their products could treat or prevent coronavirus, which included
Continue Reading FTC Sends New Round of Warning Letters to Companies for Claiming Products can Treat Coronavirus

As the effects of coronavirus continue to ripple across the globe, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have warned seven companies for purportedly “making deceptive
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The Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) recently sent out settlement checks to consumers who were allegedly deceived by UrthBox, Inc. (See https://www.ftc.gov/news-events/press-releases/2019/12/ftc-sending-refund-checks-consumers-allegedly-misled-free-trial.) While the settlement, $100,000, and the amount
Continue Reading FTC Finalizes Sending Refund Checks to Consumers Allegedly Deceived by Subscription Snack Service

This month, two self-regulatory bodies that are administered by Better Business Bureau National Programs, Inc. (BBB), referred two different companies to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for investigation.

First, on
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