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NARB: Consumer Class Action Didn't Eliminate Self-Regulatory Jurisdiction
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2017

Considering the intersection of industry self-regulation and false advertising consumer class actions, the National Advertising Review Board agreed


FTC Commissioners Testify on Combatting Fraud
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2017

Acting Federal Trade Commission Chair Maureen K. Ohlhausen and Commissioner Terrell McSweeny testified recently about the agency's efforts to combat


Stop Pulling My Leg: Pully Block Systems Not “Made in USA”
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

A distributor of pulley block systems agreed to stop making what the Federal Trade Commission said were false, misleading and unsupported claims that


New in False Ad Suits: Paint, Beer, Dog Food and Shampoo
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • March 16 2017

From paint to beer to dog food to shampoo, consumer class action false advertising suits continue to proliferate. Citing a decision from the National


Retailer to Pay California $1 Million for "Biodegradable" Plastic Claims
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2017

Wal-Mart Stores and its online affiliate Jet.com, Inc. have agreed to pay penalties and other costs of nearly $1 million to settle allegations by 23


FTC, Volkswagen Work Out Buyback Details
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • February 16 2017

Completing the deal between Volkswagen and the Federal Trade Commission over the auto manufacturer's deceptive claims for emissions standards, the


TSCA Reset to Affect Nearly All Manufacturers, Importers and Processors
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2017

Companies that have manufactured or imported chemical products in the U.S. in the past ten years (alone or formulated in products and mixtures) should


EPA's First Regulation of Nanomaterials May Impact Supply Chains
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • January 24 2017

On January 12, 2017, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a controversial rule requiring all persons who propose to commence


SPECIAL FOCUS: Memories Light the Corners of Regulators' Minds
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • January 19 2017

With 2016 in the past, it's time to look forward and make resolutions for the coming year. What should advertisers strive for in 2017? Linda Goldstein


EPA's First Regulation of Nanomaterials May Impact Supply Chains
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2017

On January 12, 2017, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a controversial rule requiring all persons who propose to commence