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Online consumer reviews how social media can be a blessing and a curse

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 7 2014

With access to resources such as Angie's List, Yelp and other forums, customers are readily able to broadcast their feedback on products and services

FTC operation full disclosure: mission possible

  • Arnold & Porter LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 2 2014

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) receives information about consumer protection issues from various sources, from consumer and competitor

Plaintiffs target outlet and factory stores in putative class actions

  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 2 2014

Plaintiffs recently filed several putative class actions in New York and California against prominent retailers including Michael Kors, Neiman Marcus

Consumers get right to review in California

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 26 2014

A new law in California protects a consumer's right to post online reviews about a company. Governor Jerry Brown signed the bill into law in early

New California law: non-disparagement clauses barring online reviews are void, unenforceable

  • Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 11 2014

In August, we wrote about a New York hotel that was slammed online when people learned it was fining wedding parties $500 for negative reviews left

California bans non-disparagement clauses in consumer contracts

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 11 2014

On September 9, 2014, Governor Brown signed into law a ban on non-disparagement clauses in California consumer contracts. Intended principally to

Better Business Bureau reminds industry that OBA notice and opt-out apply to more than just cookies

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 9 2014

In a recent Compliance Warning issued by the Better Business Bureau, the BBB warned companies that Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral

Price advertising claims make a comeback - as class actions

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 5 2014

In the 1950s and 1960s, many of the deceptive advertising cases brought by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and state attorneys general involved

Retail outlets: a great deal? A steal? Or “not for real”?

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 21 2014

The great American pastime of outlet shopping is now the "next big thing" in class action litigation. Since when did getting a great deal become the

Categories of expertise to consider for an expertise board

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • August 21 2014

A board can consider numerous competencies in putting together an expertise board. In order to assure some depth as well as structure in the