Advertising News & Analysis - August, 30, 2012


In this issue:

- See the Sessions at ERA D2C That You Can't Afford to Skip!

- FTC Concerned Window Claims Are Not Transparent

- FTC Schools “Your Baby Can Read”

- FCC, Federal Judge Create Winners and Losers in Contest and Sweepstakes Questions

- Will "Do Not Track" Destroy Online Ads?

- USPTO Issues Rules Implementing America Invents Act

- Upcoming Events

- An excerpt from "FTC Concerned Window Claims Are Not Transparent"

On August 29, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced in a press release that it had sent warning letters to 14 window manufacturers and one manufacturer of window glass. The letters state that the FTC had reviewed the advertising claims on the companies’ websites and found them to be similar to claims made by five companies that were subject to an FTC enforcement action in February of this year.

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Published In: Antitrust & Trade Regulation Updates, Communications & Media Updates, Intellectual Property Updates, Privacy Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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