Advertising Law Newsletter - January 13, 2011


In this issue: Manatt Partners to Highlight New Legal and Regulatory Challenges at ACI’s National Advanced Forum on Advertising Law; Department of Commerce Issues Privacy Green Paper; Packing Peanuts Maker Must Omit the Word “Biodegradable,” NAD Says; A Vitamin a Day Doesn’t Keep the FTC Away; Court Grants FTC’s Motion to Shut Down Sweepstakes Operation; California DAs Settle Over Zicam Marketing; Dannon Settles with FTC, AGs for $21 Million; and President Signs “Red Flags” Bill Limiting Scope; Rule Takes Effect.

Excerpt from "Manatt Partners...":

As social media marketers navigate uncharted legal territory and regulators scrutinize advertising more closely than ever, it is imperative that general counsels and senior legal executives keep current on the latest issues and enforcement trends.

To this end, Manatt partners Linda Goldstein, Chris Cole and Tony DiResta will address new challenges for advertisers in three separate presentations at the American Conference Institute’s National Advanced Forum on Advertising Law on January 24-25, 2011 in New York.

Please see full publication below for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

Published In: Administrative Agency Updates, Intellectual Property Updates, Privacy Updates, Science, Computers & Technology 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.

© Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP | Attorney Advertising

Don't miss a thing! Build a custom news brief:

Read fresh new writing on compliance, cybersecurity, Dodd-Frank, whistleblowers, social media, hiring & firing, patent reform, the NLRB, Obamacare, the SEC…

…or whatever matters the most to you. Follow authors, firms, and topics on JD Supra.

Create your news brief now - it's free and easy »


Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, is known for quality, for extraordinary commitment to clients, for... View Profile »

Follow Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP:

Reporters on Deadline