In the Matter of Telomerase Activation Sciences, Inc., et al. (142 3103)
Why doesn't this consent decree involve any monetary sanction? In order to have a deterrent effect, these types of agreements need to force the Respondent to cough up at least a portion of the funds they received while violating the law. Otherwise, shady characters will simply engage in deceptive activity until the FTC has the time and interest in going after them, with no downside risk. Why shouldn't everyone try this if they can make a profit, who cares if it's illegal? These toothless settlements are a joke.