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Matters Open for Comment

Below is a listing of matters for which the Commission is currently accepting public comments.  Matters are listed in chronological order by comment submission deadline.

Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request (Admongo Evaluation)

The FTC is seeking public comments on its proposal to conduct an evaluation of Admongo, its advertising literacy program for children ages 8-12.

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Comments Due:  March 26, 2015 (end of comment period)

16 CFR 500-503:  Rules, Regulations, Statements of General Policy or Interpretation and Exemptions Under the Fair Packaging and Labeling Act; Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; Request for Public Comment

The FTC is proposing to amend the Rules and is seeking comment on its proposals.

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Comments Due:  March 30, 2015 (end of comment period)

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request (Fur Rules)

The FTC seeks public comments on its proposal to extend, for three years, the current Paperwork Reduction Act clearance for information collection requirements contained in the rules and regulations under the Fur Products Labeling Act, 16 CFR 301. 

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Comments Due:  March 30, 2015 (end of comment period)

Proposed Consent Agreement:  In the Matter of AmeriFreight, Inc.

The FTC seeks public comments on its proposal to extend, for three years, the current Paperwork Reduction Act clearance for information collection requirements contained in the rules and regulations under the Fur Products Labeling Act, 16 CFR 301. 

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Comments Due:  March 31, 2015 (end of comment period)

Agency Information Collection Activities:  Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Extension (FPLA Rules)

The FTC is seeking public comments on its intention to ask OMB proposal to extend for an additional three years the current PRA clearance for the FTC’s enforcement of the information collection requirements in this Fair Packaging and Labeling (FPLA) regulations.

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Comments Due:  April 6, 2015

Proposed Consent Agreement:  In the Matter of Impax Laboratories, Inc.; RoundTable Healthcare Partners II, L.P.; and Tower Holdings, Inc. 

The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair methods of competition.  The Analysis of Agreement Containing Consent Orders To Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order—embodied in the consent agreement—that would settle these allegations.

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Comments Due:  April 6, 2015

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request (Pay-Per-Call Rule)

The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices.  The Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order—embodied in the consent agreement—that would settle these allegations.

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Comments Due:  April 13, 2015 (end of comment period)

Proposed Consent Agreement: In the Matter of Par Petroleum Corporation

The consent agreement in this matter addresses allegations that the proposed acquisition would substantially lessen competition. The Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order – embodied in the consent agreement – that would settle these allegations.

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Comments Due:  April 17, 2015 (end of comment period)

Proposed Consent Agreement:  In the Matter of BMW of North America, LLC

The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices.  The Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order—embodied in the consent agreement—that would settle these allegations.

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Comments Due:  April 20, 2015

Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Notice and Request for Comment (Apparel Rules)

The FTC is seeking public comments on its request to OMB to extend for three years the current PRA clearances for information collection requirements contained in three product labeling rules enforced by the Commission.

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Comments Due:  April 20, 2015

Proposed Consent Agreement: In the Matter of Matt Blatt Inc.

The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices. The Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order—embodied in the consent agreement—that would settle these allegations.

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Comments Due:  April 27, 2015 (end of comment period)

Proposed Consent Agreement: In the Matter of National Payment Network, Inc.

The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices. The Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order—embodied in the consent agreement—that would settle these allegations.

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Comments Due:  April 27, 2015 (end of comment period)

Proposed Consent Agreement: In the Matter of TT of Longwood, Inc.

The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices. The Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order—embodied in the consent agreement—that would settle these allegations.

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Comments Due:  April 27, 2015 (end of comment period)

Proposed Consent Agreement: In the Matter of Jim Burke Automotive, Inc.

The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices. The Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order—embodied in the consent agreement—that would settle these allegations.

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Comments Due:  April 27, 2015 (end of comment period)

Proposed Consent Agreement: In the Matter of City Nissan Inc.

The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices. The Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order—embodied in the consent agreement—that would settle these allegations.

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Comments Due:  April 27, 2015 (end of comment period)

Announcement of Second Public Workshop In the Series Entitled "Examining Health Care Competition"

To Study Recent Developments Related To Health Care Provider Organization and Payment Models That May Affect Competition and Consumer Protection in the Provision of Health Care Services, and Co-Hosted By the Federal Trade Commission and the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice -- and of the Opportunity For Public Comment

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Comments Due:  April 30, 2015 (end of comment period)

FTC to Host Workshop on Cross-Device Tracking on November 16, 2015

The FTC seeks public comment – in advance of the workshop – to inform the staff’s examination of certain issues at the upcoming workshop

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Comments Due:  October 16, 2015 (end of comment period)