FTC Refunds Almost $3.9 Million to Purchasers of Deceptively Advertised Quell Wearable Pain-Relief Device

Washington, DC (STL.News) The Federal Trade Commission is sending 70,142 checks and PayPal payments totaling $3,864,824…

FTC Halts Deceptive Payday Lender, Harvest Moon Financial, Gentle Breeze Online, Green Stream Lending

FTC Halts Deceptive Payday Lender, Harvest Moon Financial, Gentle Breeze Online, Green Stream Lending That Took…

FTC Announces Letters Warning Companies to Cease Claims that Their Products Can Treat, Prevent Coronavirus

Ten letters target sellers of a wide range of products, well beyond dietary supplements Letters sent…

Six States Join FTC, NY Attorney General’s Case Against Vyera Pharmaceuticals, Martin Shkreli, Other Defendants

Defendants engaged in anticompetitive scheme to protect list-price increase of more than 4,000 percent for life-saving…

FTC Finalizes Settlement with InfoTrax Systems, and its former CEO over Allegations they Failed to Safeguard Consumer Data

Washington, DC (STL.News) The Federal Trade Commission has granted final approval to a settlement with a…

FTC News: Chairman Simons Announces Departure of Economics Bureau Director Kobayashi, Appointment of Sweeting

WASHINGTON, DC (STL.News) Federal Trade Commission Chairman Joe Simons announced that FTC Bureau of Economics Director…

Court Orders, Steven and Kevin Shayan, Operators of WeTakeSection8.com to Pay $6 Million

Washington, DC (STL.News) At the request of the Federal Trade Commission, a federal court ordered the…

FTC Sending Additional Refund Checks to Consumers Who Bought LeanSpa Products

Washington, DC (STL.News) The Federal Trade Commission is mailing 1,951 refund checks totaling over $321,000 to…

FTC Approves Final Order Imposing Conditions on NEXUS Gas Transmission, LLC’s Acquisition of Generation Pipeline LLC

Washington, DC (STL.News) Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has approved a…

AT&T to Pay $60 Million to Resolve FTC Allegations It Misled Consumers with ‘Unlimited Data’ Promises

Wireless operator to provide refunds to current, former customers (STL.News) AT&T Mobility, LLC, will pay $60…

FTC Sends Checks Totaling More Than $31 Million to LifeLock Customers

Washington, DC (STL.News) The Federal Trade Commission will begin sending refund checks totaling more than $31…

FTC Acts Against Zurizz, LLC for Using Celebrity Endorsements, Bogus Earnings to Sell Real Estate Seminars

Federal Court issues temporary order against Zurixx, LLC and its executives Washington, DC (STL.News) – A…

Three Third Point Funds Agree to Pay $609,810 in Civil Penalties for Violating the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act

Complaint alleges that three funds managed by Third Point LLC violated the HSR Act by failing…

FTC Sending Refunds to Victims of St. Louis Based Tech Support Scam, Global Access Technical Support

Washington DC (STL.News) – The Federal Trade Commission is sending refund checks and PayPal payments totaling…

FTC Challenges Proposed Merger of Two Hydrogen Peroxide Producers, Evonik Industries, PeroxyChem Holding Company

Agency alleges that combining Evonik Industries AG and PeroxyChem Holding Company would harm competition in two…