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The FTC's long-awaited Green Guides provide guidelines for how marketers should be making environmental claims in advertisements and on product packaging.read more
Fairness and efficiency matter. They're core concepts in our legal system. For the average person, fairness and efficiency are the yardsticks used to measure all judicial outcomes. So it's quite easy for us to overlook the importance of procedure. But procedure matters. A lot.read more
Securities are among the most highly regulated pieces of property. The viability of every modern economy hinges on an efficient securities market. So what exactly is a security?read more
Hustler magazine ran copyright-protected photos of a wet t-shirt contest. They said that since the participant was a public figure, they were just running a news story, and protected by fair use. The court disagreed. Here's why.read more
The National Advertising Division (NAD) of the Council of Better Business Bureaus says that social-media testimonials must include Federal Trade Commission (FTC) disclosures. Nutrisystem, Inc. re-pinned several weight-loss success stories to its company Pinterest page. The pictures linked back to the Nutrisystem website. The NAD determined that, absent a disclosure, the testimonials were deceptive advertisements. FTC disclosures are laid out in the Commission’s Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising....read more