Advertising and Marketing News - October 07, 2011



- FTC Proposes Amendments to Telephone and Catalog Sales Rule

This week, the FTC announced several proposed amendments to the Mail or Telephone Order Merchandise Rule.....

- Canadian Anti-Spam Law Could Be in Effect by End of Year

DM News reports that the new Canadian anti-spam law could be in effect by the fourth quarter of 2011.....

- Venable Scores High-Profile Wins in False Advertising, Product Liability Cases

Over the past seven days, Venable attorneys have delivered two high-profile wins for clients in closely watched cases.....

- Text Sweepstakes Settlement Illustrates Best Practices but Answers Few Questions

A number of legal questions remain unresolved following the recent settlement of three California consumer class action suits concerning premium text messaging sweepstakes.....

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