March 28, 2002
March 25, 2002
March 22, 2002
- For Your Information: March 22, 2002
Announced Actions for March 22, 2002
Application to reopen and modify a Commission order from Liberty Media Corporation (Liberty); Approval of amended Memorandum of Understanding with the Mohave County (Arizona) Attorney
March 21, 2002
March 20, 2002
March 19, 2002
March 18, 2002
- For Release: March 18, 2002
Court Awards $39 Million for Consumer Redress
Single Largest Judgment in Six-Year History of the Telemarketing Sales Rule
FTC Alleges Telemarketers Illegally Billed Consumers for Magazine Subscription Packages
March 15, 2002
March 13, 2002
March 12, 2002
Release Date: March 12, 2002
FTC/DOJ Hearings to Highlight Further Business and Economic Perspectives on Competition and Intellectual Property Policy
The Federal Trade Commission and the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice today announced topics, times and locations, and participants for the March sessions of their joint hearings on "Competition and Intellectual Property Law and Policy in the Knowledge-Based Economy."
- Release Date: March 12, 2002
FTC to Host Public Workshop on Consumer Information Security
The Federal Trade Commission will host a two-day public workshop to explore issues related to the security of consumers' computers and the personal information stored in them or in company databases.
- For Your Information: March 12, 2002
Announced Actions for March 12, 2002
Published a Request for Information; Approved the publication of two Federal Register notices; Rreceived an application from ChevronTexaco Corp.; FTC General Counsel clears up misperception regarding the application of new antitrust clearance agreement to Internet commerce; Issuance of staff advisory opinion
March 11, 2002
March 8, 2002
March 7, 2002
March 6, 2002
March 5, 2002
March 1, 2002
- For Your Information: March 1, 2002
Publication of Federal Register notices:
Approved publication of a Federal Register notice on how the FTC would implement a national do-not-call registry under the FTC's recently proposed amendments to the Telemarketing Sales Rule; approved the publication of a Federal Register notice regarding its intent to request public comments on one guide and one rule during 2002: 1) Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising; and 2) Labeling Requirements for Alternative Fuels and Alternative Fueled Vehicles; approved publication of a Federal Register notice announcing that it is rescinding the Guides for the Household Furniture Industry; approved publication of a Federal Register notice announcing that it is retaining the Guides for the Rebuilt, Reconditioned, and Other Used Automobile Parts Industry; approved publication of a Federal Register notice announcing that it is retaining the Guides Concerning Fuel Economy Advertising for New Automobiles; and authorized staff to publicly release a report entitled "Federal Trade Commission Performance Report for Fiscal Year 2001."
- Release Date: March 1, 2002
FTC Extends Public Comment Period on "Use of Disgorgement Authority"
Deadline Now March 29, 2002
- Release Date: March 1, 2002
FTC Releases Wireless Workshop Summary
Staff of The Federal Trade Commission released a summary and update of the proceedings of its December 2000 workshop titled, "The Mobile Wireless Web, Data Services and Beyond: Emerging Technologies and Consumer Issues."