FTC sues Amazon for allegedly illegally maintaining a monopoly
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) sued Amazon this week, alleging that the retail giant used unfair and anticompetitive strategies to maintain its monopoly power.
On Sep 30, 2023 by Andrew Wyrich
How the FTC flubbed its chance to freeze Microsoft’s Blizzard Activision acquisition
Here's the latest.
On Sep 19, 2023 by Jack Grauer
FTC updates rules on brands and influencers: Here’s what you need to know
Here’s what you need to know about the latest updates to the FTC’s Endorsement Guides.
On Jul 5, 2023 by Steven Asarch
GOP lawmakers accuse FTC chair of misleading Congress about Meta probe
The accusation centers on Lina Khan's lack of recusal in an FTC case against Meta.
On Jun 29, 2023 by Katherine Huggins
FTC chair warns AI can ‘turbocharge’ fraud and discrimination
'We won’t hesitate to use the full scope of our legal authorities to protect Americans from these threats.'
On Apr 30, 2023 by Andrew Wyrich
FTC says AI companies need proof before they can claim their products work better than humans
'You don’t need a machine to predict what the FTC might do when those claims are unsupported.'
On Feb 27, 2023 by Jacob Seitz
AT&T customers who had data throttled without notice could receive payment from FTC
The FTC is using $7 million in remaining funds to pay out customers AT&T failed to reach.
On Jan 19, 2023 by Jacob Seitz
The FTC clearly has its sights set on data privacy
Even more data privacy enforcement looks like it is on the horizon.
On Jan 15, 2023 by Andrew Wyrich
EXCLUSIVE: ‘I feel robbed and dejected’: Read the furious messages Swifties sent to the FTC after Ticketmaster botched Taylor Swift presale
Taylor Swift fans went right to the government to demand change.
On Dec 15, 2022 by Rebecca Caraway, Maya Wray
FTC considering whether to recuse Lina Khan from Meta-VR antitrust suit
The FTC is mulling dismissing its own chairwoman in a major antitrust suit.
On Oct 19, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
FTC sues broker over sale of sensitive reproductive health and location data
The suit alleges Kochava collected, packaged, and sold sensitive user data in bulk.
On Aug 29, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
Amazon claims FTC is harassing Jeff Bezos by asking him to testify about Prime
Amazon confirmed an FTC investigation into Prime and called the asks from Bezos 'grossly unreasonable'
On Aug 16, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
‘Consumers can wait no longer’: Digital rights groups applaud FTC for finally taking a step to protect data privacy rights
'People want and deserve meaningful rules to protect their privacy.'
On Aug 11, 2022 by Jacob Seitz