Closing Letter: Paws, Inc.
Public Event: Pay On The Go: Consumers and Contactless Payment
The Federal Trade Commission and the Technology Law and Public Policy Clinic at the University of Washington will host a Town Hall meeting on July 24, 2008, to explore the growth of contactless payment systems and their implications for consumer protection policy. This Town Hall, titled “Pay on the...
Public Event: Pay-Per-Call Rule Review Public Workshop
The FTC announced a proposal to revise its Pay-Per-Call Rule (formerly referred to as the 900-Number Rule, 16 CFR Part 308) on October 30, 1998 to revise its Pay-Per-Call Rule. The proposal included, among other things, new provisions that would combat telephone bill cramming -- unauthorized...
Case: Payday Financial, LLC
Case: PCCare247 Inc., et al.
Closing Letter: Pedigree Dentastix
The workshop is the latest in a series of efforts to assess the impact of new and significant technologies on consumers and businesses. P2P file-sharing technology enables individuals to share files, including music, video, or software. Because the files do not reside in a central location - they...
Closing Letter: PepsiCo, Inc./Gatorade Tiger TM Focus®
Press Release: Per Congress, FTC Rescinds Regulations on Smokeless Tobacco, Authority to Move to HHS
In the wake of legislation passed by Congress last year, the Federal Trade Commission will rescind its regulations governing the format and display of health warnings on smokeless tobacco packages and advertising. The FTC was given the authority to issue these regulations under the Comprehensive...
Case: PerfectData Corporation
Federal Trade Commission Decisions, Volume 116, Page 769
The FTC and the Department of Health and Human Services sponsored a workshop that brought together representatives from the food and beverage industry and media and entertainment companies, medical and nutrition experts, consumer groups, advertising specialists, and other key experts for an open...
Closing Letter: PetSmart, Inc.
Closing Letter: Pharmavite LLC
Press Release: Philadelphia-area Funeral Home to Pay $11,000 Civil Penalty To Settle FTC Charges of Funeral Rule Violation
Robert L. D'Anjolell Memorial Home, P.C., and its officers, Robert L. D'Anjolell, Sr., Anthony Romano, and Robert L. D'Anjolell, Jr., have agreed to pay an $11,000 civil penalty as settlement of Federal Trade Commission charges that they violated the FTC's Funeral Rule by failing to provide a...
Case: Philip Danielson, LLC
Closing Letter: Phillips & Cohen Associates, LTD
Rule Summary: Picture Tube Rule
Advisory Opinion: Pillowtex Corporation
Closing Letter: Pitch Public Relations, LLC
Closing Letter: Planetwide Media, Inc.
Closing Letter: Platinum Pets, Inc.
Case: Playdom, Inc.
Closing Letter: Pogostickusa.com
Public Event: Predatory Lending Forum
The FTC's Northeast Regional Office hosted a public forum focusing on illegal "predatory" lending practices that often exploit lower-income and minority borrowers and frequently target elderly homeowners. The Predatory Lending Forum brought together about 300 consumer advocates, bankers, state and...