Latest Federal Trade Commission Stories
On Tuesday the Federal Trade Commission accused wireless carrier T-Mobile of making hundreds of millions of dollars by charging its customers for bogus service, such as "premium" SMS subscriptions that were never authorized.
T-Mobile Was Aware For Years that Charges Were Not Authorized by its Customers WASHINGTON, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a complaint filed today, the Federal Trade Commission
NEW YORK, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- L'Oreal USA and the Federal Trade Commission have reached an agreement that will end an inquiry regarding certain advertising claims that were discontinued
ATLANTA, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Future Tense Secure Systems (FTC), today announced that it has acquired an equity stake in QiKfunder.com. Photo -
Agency Report Shows Data Brokers Collect and Store Billions of Data Elements Covering Nearly Every U.S.
Those people who hate to open their phone bill every month probably felt some karmic justice on Monday when Sprint agreed to pay $7.5 million to resolve a FCC Enforcement Bureau investigation of the mobile wireless company's failure to respect the "Do Not Call" list.
WASHINGTON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jonathan S.
Snapchat has reached a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission after a federal complaint alleged that the popular photo messaging service made false promises that photos were being deleted in a timely manner.
ARMONK, N.Y. and MINNEAPOLIS, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Visant Corporation and Jostens, Inc.
The Federal Trade Commission has given its approval for Facebook to acquire WhatsApp for $19 billion. The regulator granted authorization with a warning that the FTC will be watching for privacy violations.
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