Case: STF Group Inc., et al.
Case: Stoker, Inc.
Closing Letter: Subway Franchisee Advertising Fund Trust
Closing Letter: Summer Infant, Inc.
Closing Letter: Summers Laboratories (Triple Paste)
Closing Letter: Sunshine Advance Corporation
Closing Letter: SureBeam Corporation
Case: T-Mobile USA, Inc.
As part of a $90 million proposed settlement, T-Mobile is refunding customers who were unfairly billed third-party charges by the company. T-Mobile has been contacting all of its current and former crammed customers to let them know about the refund program and claims process. Customers can get...
Case: Tech Spray, Inc.
Federal Trade Commission Decisions, Volume 114, Page 514
Public Event: Technologies for Protecting Personal Information (Workshop 1: The Consumer Experience)
The workshops focused on the role technology plays for both consumers and businesses. Consumers may have more technologies available to help them protect their personal information, but it is unclear whether consumers are using these technologies and whether these products reflect the needs of...
Case: Telebrands Corp.
Case: TeleCheck Services, Inc.
Rule Summary: Telemarketing Sales Rule
Federal Register Notice: Telemarketing Sales Rule - 16 CFR Part 310
Federal Register Notice: Telemarketing Sales Rule: New Fees Effective October 1, 2009
Case: Teletrack, Inc.
Closing Letter: Temple-Inland Inc. and Scientific Certifications Systems, Inc.
Rule Summary: Test Procedures and Labeling Standards for Recycled Oil
The Rule, which is mandated by the Energy Policy and Conservation Act of 1975, prescribes testing procedures and labeling standards for recycled oil.
Rule Summary: Textile Fiber Rule
The Textile Fiber Rule requires that certain textiles sold in the United States carry labels disclosing the generic names and percentages by weight of the constituent fibers in the product, the manufacturer or marketer name, and the country where the product was processed or manufactured.
Case: Texwipe Company
Federal Trade Commission Decisions, Volume 116, Page 1169
Closing Letter: Thane International, Inc.
Closing Letter: The Baby Einstein Company, LLC
Public Event: The Big Picture: Comprehensive Online Data Collection
Archived Webcast - segment 1/4 Archived Webcast - segment 2/4 Archived Webcast - segment 3/4 Archived Webcast - segment 4/4 Consumer protection organizations, academics, business and industry representatives, privacy professionals, and others examined the technological landscape, benefits and risks...
Closing Letter: The Brainy Baby Company, LLC
Closing Letter: The Clorox Company
Public Event: The Economics of Drip Pricing
Drip pricing is a pricing technique in which firms advertise only part of a product’s price and reveal other charges later as the customer goes through the buying process. The additional charges can be mandatory charges, such as hotel resort fees, or fees for optional upgrades and add-ons. Drip...
Report: The Effect of Consumer Testimonials and Disclosures of Ad Communication for a Dietary Supplement (The Endorsement Booklet Study)
A consumer survey was conducted to examine the communication effects of a promotional booklet for a dietary supplement. The booklet consisted entirely of three pages of consumer testimonials, primarily from senior citizens, touting the product's efficacy for treating various diseases and conditions.