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Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
The Federal Trade Commission ("FTC" or "Commission") recently released a 93-page report, which provides evidence lending support to the Commission's current guidance on established advertising law.
Reed Smith
A federal court granted Starbucks' motion for summary judgment in a putative class action in which plaintiffs alleged Starbucks underfills lattes and mochas.
BakerHostetler
On Jan. 2, 2018, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC or Commission) finalized its settlement with Lenovo Inc. regarding charges that the computer giant engaged in some risky business with its customers' information.
BakerHostetler
Yes, Lindsay Lohan's bad behavior has earned her a certain notoriety.
BakerHostetler
The internet of things – the holy grail of tech enthusiasts and bane of dystopian prophets – has established yet another beachhead in its presumably inevitable march toward whatever future awaits us: toys.
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
The cannabis industry in California should expect to see a sharp increase in false advertising and unfair competition claims in 2018.
BakerHostetler
You were our champion, our space-age Galahad.
Proskauer Rose LLP
In a recently issued decision, the Second Circuit held that a food truck could not be excluded from a New York State lunch program solely because the truck and the food it sells was branded using ethnic slurs.
BakerHostetler
Every year, especially around the holidays, more and more products that connect to the internet hit the market.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
The FTC recently released a Staff Report regarding consumer recognition of native and search advertising entitled "Blurred Lines", summarizing its findings from its self-styled "exploratory research".
Reed Smith
A class action complaint was recently filed against Bumble Bee Foods, LLC, the makers of canned fish and seafood.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
The FTC has long stated that consumers should be able to recognize an ad as an ad. And if disclosures are necessary to ensure that consumers will recognize that an ad is an ad, then those disclosures must be made ...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
The Online Interest-Based Advertising Accountability Program recently warned that it will require interest-based video ads to provide transparency and control to viewers by April 1, 2018.
Reed Smith
The Association of National Advertisers recently asked me for predictions on legal challenges brands will be facing in 2018.
Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
On November 2, 2017, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois (Leinenweber, J.) denied a motion to dismiss a class action fax lawsuit against Promologics, Inc.
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Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
The business side of dance can often fall second to the art. Contracts, which usually appear after you've done the hard work of securing a job, can seem like an inconsequential afterthought.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
The Tax Cuts and Job Act of 2017, which was enacted on December 22, 2017 (the "Act"), contains several provisions that impact tax-exempt organizations ("EOs").
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
The FTC has long stated that consumers should be able to recognize an ad as an ad. And if disclosures are necessary to ensure that consumers will recognize that an ad is an ad, then those disclosures must be made ...
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
First, the 100% deduction of Production costs no longer requires an election which, when made, determined the year in which the costs were deductible.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
Under the DMCA, companies that meet certain eligibility requirements are entitled to safe harbor protection from liability for copyright infringement.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
In 1975, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") adopted the Fuel Economy Guide (the "Guide") to provide guidance on how to avoid making unfair and deceptive fuel economy claims in automobile advertising.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
In an oft-used tactic when new owners take over a business, Formula One recently updated its brand logo.
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