Topic: bureau of consumer protection

FTC to Examine Native Advertising More Closely Agency sets workshop for Dec. 4, which could lead to possible guidelines

Publishers that may be playing fast and loose with native ads, blurring the lines between ads and content, shouldn't be surprised that eventually the Federal Trade Commission would take notice. Worried…

September 16, 2013, 12:24 PM EDT

FTC Continues Crackdown on Auto Ads Ohio, Maryland dealers' prices, discounts bring charges

Too good-to-be-true auto dealer ads drove the Federal Trade Commission to action, charging two dealers in Maryland and Ohio with falsely advertising the cost or discounts for vehicles. The FTC charged…

September 3, 2013, 12:38 PM EDT