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Federal Trade Commission Continues Crackdown on Fad Weight-Loss Products

Case Is Second Settlement with Marketers of HCG Products this Year

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FTC Approves Community Health Systems’ Application to Divest Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center to Capella Healthcare, Inc

Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved an application by Community Health Systems to sell Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center and its associated assets in Hartsville, South Carolina to Capella Healthcare, Inc. CHS was required to divest Carolina Pines by the...
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FTC Approves SCI’s Application to Divest Funeral Home in Auburn, California

Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved an application by Service Corporation International (SCI) to divest a funeral home in Auburn, California, as required under the FTC’s May 2014 order settling charges that SCI’s acquisition of Stewart Enterprises, Inc...
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T-Mobile to Pay At Least $90 Million, Including Full Consumer Refunds To Settle FTC Mobile Cramming Case

Note: A conference call for media with FTC Bureau of Consumer Protection Director Jessica Rich, FCC Enforcement Bureau Director Travis LeBlanc and Vermont Attorney General William Sorrell will occur as follows: Date: Dec. 19, 2014 Time: 1 p.m. ET Call-in: (800) 230-1951, confirmation number 348931...
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Defendant in FTC Landline Phone Cramming Case Settles Charges

One of the defendants behind a massive landline cramming operation that placed more than $70 million in unauthorized charges on consumers’ phone bills has agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges against him. Nathan M. Sann, one of the defendants in the American eVoice, Ltd. case has...

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Nov 18
Washington

NW Common Ground Conference

Nov 7
District Of Columbia

100th Anniversary Symposium

For 100 years, the Federal Trade Commission has distinguished itself as a unique and nimble institution. The FTC continually evolves and innovates to promote competition and protect consumers. Please join the five current Commissioners as they lead a day-long examination of the FTC’...
Nov 6
District Of Columbia

100th Anniversary Dinner

On the evening of November 6, 2014, the FTC will co-host an anniversary dinner at the JW Marriott Hotel in Washington, DC with the Antitrust Section of the American Bar Association.  Tickets For more information or to purchase tickets, visit the event’s registration page.