Archive for FTC

FTC Holds Hearing on the Agency’s International Role
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FTC Holds Hearing on the Agency’s International Role

On March 25, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) continued its hearings on “Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century.” The two-day hearing was the ... Read More
New York Supreme Court Rules Firm Misled Newspaper Subscribers
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New York Supreme Court Rules Firm Misled Newspaper Subscribers

The New York Supreme Court Appellate Division ruled on February 21 that Orbital Publishing, which claimed to have authorization from newspapers to operate as a ... Read More
It's Time to Rein in the Tech Platforms' Anticompetitive Behavior
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It’s Time to Rein in the Tech Platforms’ Anticompetitive Behavior

We rely on a healthy news media to keep us informed and to ensure transparency from our leaders. But as news has moved online and ... Read More
Statement: Appointment of Maureen Ohlhausen as Acting FTC Chairman
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Statement: Appointment of Maureen Ohlhausen as Acting FTC Chairman

We applaud the appointment of Maureen Ohlhausen as Acting Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). Her experience and leadership will be a valuable asset ... Read More
NAA Asks FTC to Investigate Unlawful Ad-Blocking Practices
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NAA Asks FTC to Investigate Unlawful Ad-Blocking Practices

Arlington, VA – Today, two leading media organizations representing news ... Read More
Statement: FTC's Complaint Against Bogus Subscription Renewal Firms
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Statement: FTC’s Complaint Against Bogus Subscription Renewal Firms

Media Contact: Lindsey Loving Manager, Communications lindsey@newsmediaalliance.org 571.366.1009 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Statement: FTC's Complaint Against Bogus Subscription Renewal Firms May 4, 2016 Arlington, Va. – ... Read More
FTC Issues Policy Statement on Native Advertising
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FTC Issues Policy Statement on Native Advertising

The Federal Trade Commission issued an Enforcement Policy Statement on Deceptively Formatted Advertisements on December 22, 2015.  The Policy Statement addresses occasions in which certain ... Read More