Jeffrey Edelstein

Jeffrey Edelstein

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

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Advertising Law

COPPA + State Law = Privacy Protection for Teens - How does the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) interact with state law privacy protections for teens? According to amicus briefs filed by both...more

4/11/2014 - Advertising COPPA Data Protection Privacy Laws

Advertising Law

SPECIAL FOCUS: Supreme Court Adopts Broad Standing Test for False Advertising Plaintiffs - On March 25th, the Supreme Court issued its long-awaited opinion regarding the test for standing in false advertising cases...more

4/7/2014 - Advertising False Advertising Lanham Act Lexmark Lexmark v Static Control Components SCOTUS

Advertising Law

FDA “Dislikes” Drug Company’s Facebook Page - Switzerland-based IBSA Institut Biochimique SA recently got a thumbs-down from the Food and Drug Administration over a Facebook ad for its hypothyroidism drug, Tirosint,...more

3/28/2014 - Advertising FDA Food Labeling FTC gTLD Pharmaceutical Prescription Drugs

Advertising Law

FTC Settles With ADT Over Deceptive Endorsements - Don’t believe everything you see on TV or read on the Internet – at least not from ADT Security Systems. According to an administrative complaint filed by the...more

3/20/2014 - Advertising Endorsements False Advertising FTC

Advertising Law - Mar 14, 2014

Sue Like Mike: Jordan Wins Reversal in Publicity Rights Suit - An advertisement congratulating Michael Jordan on his induction into the Basketball Hall of Fame constituted commercial speech, the Seventh U.S. Circuit...more

3/14/2014 - Advertising Athletes Breach Notification Rule Celebrities Commercial Speech Data Protection Food Labeling Lanham Act Neiman Marcus Target Unfair or Deceptive Trade Practices

Advertising Law - Mar 07, 2014

Site Allows Consumers to Stop Mobile Tracking - Don’t want to be tracked by retail stores while physically shopping? There’s a site for that. Retailers use tracking information to collect data about how shoppers...more

3/7/2014 - Advertising FCC Internet Mobile Devices Mobile Privacy Net Neutrality Retailers Verizon Warrantless Tracking

Advertising Law - Feb 28, 2014

9th Circuit Pulls the Shades Down on “Shine the Light” Lawsuit - The Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently rejected an appeal of a district court’s dismissal of a claim made under California’s “Shine the Light,”...more

3/3/2014 - Advertising Data Brokers False Advertising Misrepresentation Shine the Light Law

Advertising Law - Feb 21, 2014

In a First, Dreft Sponsors—And Tweets About—Jonas Baby - In what appears to be the first endorsement for a celebrity baby birth, Dreft laundry detergent announced the arrival of the first born child of Kevin Jonas, the...more

2/24/2014 - Advertising Celebrity Endorsements Endorsements FTC Lanham Act

Advertising Law - Feb 13, 2014

FTC Drives Car-Related False Ad Suit to Settlement - The Federal Trade Commission recently settled charges with Nissan North America and its advertising agency over deceptive advertising for the Nissan Frontier pickup...more

2/14/2014 - Advertising Email False Advertising FTC Nissan Spam

Advertising Law - Feb 6, 2014

High-Profile Mistake Could Cost Data Brokers: Could a recent marketing error by OfficeMax impact the entire data-driven marketing industry? The company sent a mailer addressed to “Mike Seay, Daughter Killed in...more

2/7/2014 - Advertising Data Brokers Dietary Supplements False Advertising FTC Marketing NAD Safe Harbors

Advertising Law - Jan 29, 2014

Shape Magazine Should “Clearly and Conspicuously” Disclose Branded Content, Says NAD - Keeping a close eye on native advertising, the National Advertising Division recently reviewed an article in Shape magazine that...more

1/30/2014 - Advertising Apple Brand Facebook FCC FTC Internet Mobile Apps Native Advertising Net Neutrality

Advertising Law -- Jan 24, 2014

SPECIAL FOCUS: Exploring the Ony Decision and Its Impact on False Advertising Claims Involving Scientific Findings - Last year, the Second Circuit issued an opinion in Ony, Inc. v. Cornerstone Therapeutics, Inc., a...more

1/24/2014 - Advertising Commercial Speech False Advertising Lanham Act NARB Online Reviews Scientific Research

Advertising Law -- Jan 16, 2014

FTC Makes New Year’s Resolution to Target Deceptive Weight-Loss Claims - While many Americans made New Year’s resolutions to lose weight or get in better shape, the Federal Trade Commission resolved to eliminate...more

1/17/2014 - Advertising Do Not Call List False Claims Act FTC Public Domain Sherlock Holmes Weight-Loss Products

Advertising Law - December 31, 2013

FTC Shines a Light on Flashlight App’s Geolocation Data Sharing - In the agency’s first action involving geolocation data, Goldenshores Technologies, LLC, settled charges with the Federal Trade Commission that the...more

12/31/2013 - Advertising Automatic Renewals Data Collection Data-Sharing False Advertising FTC Geolocation Jos. A. Bank Mobile Apps Spotify

Advertising Law - August 22, 2013

In This Issue: - Diaper Rash Settlement Rubs 6th Circuit the Wrong Way - NAD: “World’s Best” Claims Constitute Puffery - FDA Releases “Gluten-Free” Guidelines - From Across the Pond: U.K. Deals with Alcohol...more

8/23/2013 - Advertising FDA Food Labeling Food Safety Gluten-Free NAD Settlement UK Wine & Alcohol

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