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FTC Targets Negative Option Schemes in Two Multimillion Dollar Settlements

USA - September 28 2020 The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently announced settlements with two online companies for allegedly misleading customers about automatic...

Tracy P. Marshall.

California Sinks “Marine Degradable” Plastic Claims

USA - September 3 2020 The California State Legislature has passed a bill that further restricts environmental marketing claims for plastic products. AB 2287 would expand...

Boaz I. Green.

FTC Staff Perspective Paper Offers Key Takeaways on Loot Box Workshop

USA - August 20 2020 More than 160 million Americans play video games. Originally designed as single-use purchases for consoles or computers, video games are now...

Tracy P. Marshall.

FTC Targets False Energy Performance Claims

USA - August 13 2020 Marketing products as environmentally friendly can induce customers to pay higher prices than they would for other goods. But when promises of lower...

Jean-Cyril Walker.

Washington State AG Settles with Online Platform Over Alleged COPPA Violations

USA - July 27 2020 Protecting the online privacy of children by enforcing the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) continues to be of paramount importance...

Tracy P. Marshall.