Latest Federal Trade Commission Stories
Many Apps Fail to Provide Information On Payment Dispute Mechanisms, Privacy WASHINGTON, Aug.
Staff Report Details Needed Changes to Protect Consumers From Scams WASHINGTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a report issued today, the Federal Trade Commission staff
Impact on Health Not the Only Issue in Unregulated Industry MADISON, Conn., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers curious about trying e-cigarettes are being swindled
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RouteOne LLC will discuss the forthcoming scrutiny of F&I products by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Federal
WASHINGTON, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In its ongoing efforts to eradicate robocallers like "Rachel From Cardholder Services," the Federal Trade Commission announced the official
No Password or Other Indication of Parental Consent Was Required for Charges in Kids' Apps; Internal E-mail Referred to Situation as "House on Fire" WASHINGTON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/
Apple alerts FTC to Google Play Store purchases after the iPhone maker pays a $32.5 million fine for similar unauthorized activities.
On Wednesday the Wall Street Journal reported that Amazon.com is apparently standing its ground and could look to take on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over a request that the ecommerce retailer tighten its policies for purchases made by children when using mobile applications.
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
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