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Federal Trade Commission Goes to the Supreme Court Again, This Time in a Constitutional Challenge

USA - January 26 2022 If you had asked us last week, we would have predicted that the Supreme Court’s momentous AMG Capital Management, LLC v. FTC decision last year, in…

“Are You Guys Into Crypto????”: Celebrities Promoting Cryptocurrencies Become Class Action Targets

USA - January 19 2022 A class action lawsuit filed against Kim Kardashian, Floyd Mayweather, and former professional basketball player Paul Pierce earlier this month…

Florida Legislature to the Rescue? House Bill Proposed to Fix the Florida Telephone Solicitation Act’s Autodialer Provision

USA - January 14 2022 The Florida Legislature gaveth (to the telemarketing plaintiffs’ bar) in July 2021 when it amended the Florida Telephone Solicitation Act (FTSA)…

A Festivus Miracle! A Deep Dive into the Legislative History Regarding Florida Telephone Solicitation Act’s Applicability to Interstate Communications

USA - December 22 2021 As we wind down the year and before I set my out of office for a much needed respite, I thought that I’d give the telemarketing litigation community…

2021 Capitol Hill Wrap-up

USA - December 21 2021 Senator Joe Manchin’s decision to torpedo the Build Back Better Act has wide-ranging consequences, including one that hits close to home, so to speak…

New Mastercard Requirements for Subscription and Negative Option Billing Models

USA - November 24 2021 MasterCard recently announced new requirements for merchants using a subscription billing model or negative option model, or both. The new standards…

Chair Kahn says Don’t Do the Crime If You Can’t Do the Time

USA - November 22 2021 A hallmark of Chair Lina Khan’s tenure thus far at the FTC has been her effort to stoke fear to try to deter conduct that she does not like. The…

Activity But Unclear Progress On Providing the FTC Additional Monetary Remedial Authority

USA - November 11 2021 Last week two different bills were noticed by the House of Representatives that would provide additional remedial tools to the FTC to restore or…

‘Tis the Season—to Update Your Shipping Representations

USA - November 10 2021 As the bustling holiday season quickly approaches, and in light of COVID-19’s impact on global supply chains, retailers face many challenges in their…

FTC’s Notice of Penalty Offenses: What Do They Mean for You?

USA - November 9 2021 The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently issued Notices of Penalty Offenses regarding for-profit education, endorsements and testimonials, and…