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Federal Trade Commission and consumers seek to curb potentially misleading green marketing claims
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • August 23 2011

While the Federal Trade Commission prepares a final version of its revised Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims, the Commission continues to pursue its enforcement program following the principles enumerated in the existing Guides.


Congressional attempts to curb U.S. EPA’s authority to address climate impacts create regulatory uncertainty
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2011

The House of Representatives, Energy and Power Subcommittee, held a hearing on February 9, 2011, concerning draft environmental legislation known as the Energy Tax Prevention Act 2011.


Federal Trade Commission orders company to cease and desist from selling worthless environmental certifications to green product marketers
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • January 31 2011

The use of third-party certifications or seals of approval to substantiate green marketing claims is a growing trend.


EPA proposes guidelines for determining confidentiality of greenhouse gas emissions data
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • August 9 2010

Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) published Proposed Confidentiality Determinations for Data Required Under the Mandatory Greenhouse Gas Reporting Rule.