Federal Trade Commission ( FTC )


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The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is an independent agency of the United States government, established in 1914 by the Federal Trade Commission Act. Its principal mission is the promotion of consumer protection and the elimination and prevention of anti-competitive business practices, such as coercive monopoly.

FTC press release, blog etc

07/19/2018 - 03:32 FTC and States Combat Fraudulent Charities That Falsely Claim to Help Veterans and Servicemembers
07/18/2018 - 16:15 FTC Testifies before House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee about Agencys Work to Protect Consumers, Promote Competition, and Maximize Resources
07/18/2018 - 14:21 FTC Requests Public Comment on Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc.s Application to Approve Sale of a Retail Fuel Station in Saint Paul, Minnesota
07/18/2018 - 14:18 FTC to Announce Federal-State Crackdown on Fraudulent Charities That Falsely Claim to Raise Money for Veterans and Servicemembers
07/17/2018 - 16:02 FTC Submits Statement to HHS on Its Blueprint to Lower Drug Prices
07/16/2018 - 16:04 FTC to Send Refund Checks to Uber Drivers as Part of FTC Settlement
07/12/2018 - 18:16 FTC, Partners Conduct First Compliance Sweep under Newly Amended Used Car Rule
07/12/2018 - 17:37 FTC Testifies Before Senate Banking Committee on Fair Credit Reporting Act
07/10/2018 - 16:17 FTC Approves Final Order Imposing Conditions on Merger of Generic Drug Marketers Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC and Impax Laboratories Inc.
07/09/2018 - 16:46 Operator and Corporate Associate of Business Coaching Scheme Settle with FTC
07/04/2018 - 21:13 FTC Wins $5.2 Million Judgment against Defendants Who Tricked Consumers with Ads for Non-existent Rental Properties and 'Free' Credit Reports
07/02/2018 - 21:12 FTC Halts Online Marketers Responsible for Deceptive Free Trial Offers
07/01/2018 - 22:24 FTC Sends Refund Checks Totaling More Than $214,000 to People Who Bought Deceptively Marketed Bed Bug Treatments
07/01/2018 - 19:57 California Company Settles FTC Charges Related to Privacy Shield Participation
06/28/2018 - 20:31 FTC Obtains Court Order Barring Remaining AuraVie Skincare Sellers from Deceptive Marketing and Billing Practices
06/28/2018 - 14:43 FTC and Partners Kick off Military Consumer Month 2018
06/27/2018 - 17:34 FTC and New York Attorney General Act Against Phantom Debt Brokers and Collectors
06/25/2018 - 15:57 FTC and DOJ Approve Procedural Changes to HSR Form Instructions