Advertising News & Analysis - June 7, 2012


In this issue:

- Make Your Voice Heard!

- FTC Workshop Examines Online/Mobile Disclosures

- Oreck Coughs Up $700K Over Virus, Bacteria, Mold, and Allergen Claims

- NAD Tells Ocean Spray That Taste Test Messages Are No Laughing Matter

- Upcoming Events

An excerpt from "Oreck Coughs Up $700K Over Virus, Bacteria, Mold,

and Allergen Claims"

Venable partner Gregory J. Sater writes in a recent edition of the DRMA Voice that the FTC recently announced it was mailing more than 27,000 checks totaling almost $700,000 in restitution to customers who purchased Oreck’s Halo vacuum cleaner or ProShield Plus portable air cleaner during a window of time when, according to the FTC, Oreck’s advertisements for those products were false or deceptive.

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Published In: Antitrust & Trade Regulation Updates, Civil Remedies Updates, Communications & Media 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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