Latest Federal Trade Commission Stories
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
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.