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FTC Takes Action Against Marketer Over False Next Day Shipping Claims for PPE

USA - July 8 2020 The FTC charged online retailer SuperGoodDeals.com, Inc. and its owner, Kevin J. Lipsitz, for falsely promising consumers next-day shipping on…

Dayna M. Chikamoto, Norman C. Simon

FTC, FDA Issue Warning Letters to Companies Selling Fraudulent COVID-19 Treatment Products

USA - April 14 2020 The FDA and FTC issued joint warning letters to companies selling products purporting to prevent or treat COVID-19. The agencies claim that the…

Dayna M. Chikamoto, Norman C. Simon

Advertising Litigation Report: Vol. 2, No. 2 - Consumer Privacy and Data Security

USA - April 20 2017 A U.S. district court judge in Florida trimmed a proposed class action against fast-food chain Wendy's for its alleged failure to properly protect…

Benjamin M. Arrow, Kurt M. Denk, Samantha V. Ettari, Norman C. Simon

Advertising Litigation Report: Vol. 2, No. 2 - National Advertising Division (NAD) and National Advertising Review Board (NARB)

USA - April 20 2017 A National Advertising Review Board (NARB) panel determined that the National Advertising Division (NAD) acted appropriately in deciding against…

Benjamin M. Arrow, Kurt M. Denk, Samantha V. Ettari, Norman C. Simon

Advertising Litigation Report: Vol. 2, No. 2 - Regulatory

USA - April 20 2017 A negative option is a provision in an offer or agreement to sell or provide any goods or services "under which the customer's silence or failure to…

Benjamin M. Arrow, Kurt M. Denk, Samantha V. Ettari, Norman C. Simon