FTC Publishes Inflation-Adjusted Civil Penalty Amounts for 2021

(STL.News) The Federal Trade Commission has adjusted the maximum civil penalty dollar amounts for violations of 16 provisions of law the FTC enforces, as required

FTC Approves Otto Bock HealthCare North America, Inc.’s Application to Divest Assets

Divestiture preserves competition for microprocessor prosthetic knees Washington, DC (STL.News) The Federal Trade Commission has approved an application by prosthetics manufacturer Otto Bock HealthCare North

FTC Returns Almost $775,000 to Consumers Who Purchased Synovia

Washington, DC (STL.News) The Federal Trade Commission is sending checks totaling $774,755 to 13,221 consumers who bought Synovia, a supplement advertised and sold by A.S.

NutraClick LLC to Pay $1.04 Million and Agree to Negative Option Marketing Ban

NutraClick LLC to Pay $1.04 Million and Agree to Negative Option Marketing Ban To Settle FTC Allegations That it Violated 2016 Court Order Washington, DC

FTC Refunds Almost $3.9 Million to Purchasers of Deceptively Advertised Quell Wearable Pain-Relief Device

Washington, DC (STL.News) The Federal Trade Commission is sending 70,142 checks and PayPal payments totaling $3,864,824 to consumers nationwide who bought Quell, a wearable device

FTC Halts Deceptive Payday Lender, Harvest Moon Financial, Gentle Breeze Online, Green Stream Lending

FTC Halts Deceptive Payday Lender, Harvest Moon Financial, Gentle Breeze Online, Green Stream Lending That Took Millions From Consumers’ Accounts Without Authorization Defendants drew repeated

Six States Join FTC, NY Attorney General’s Case Against Vyera Pharmaceuticals, Martin Shkreli, Other Defendants

Defendants engaged in anticompetitive scheme to protect list-price increase of more than 4,000 percent for life-saving drug Daraprim Washington, DC (STL.News) The Federal Trade Commission

FTC Announces Letters Warning Companies to Cease Claims that Their Products Can Treat, Prevent Coronavirus

Ten letters target sellers of a wide range of products, well beyond dietary supplements Letters sent to Bioenergy Wellness, Face Vital LLC, LightAir International AB,