Maker of Memory Loss Dietary Supplement Suit Filed

Maker dietary supplement manufacturer allegedly marketed fraudulent memory loss pill to senior citizens without scientific evidence to support the claim.

3 Deceptive Ad Suits Made Headlines

Plaintiffs in the three unrelated cases allege that Hain Celestial, R.W. Knudsen, and Cytosport, maker of Muscle Milk products, are misleading consumers about the formulation of their products.

Securing the Internet of Things: D-Link Unsecure Routers and Webcams

The Federal Trade Commission has filed a lawsuit against the Taiwan-based D-Link Corporation and its US subsidiary, D-Link Systems, Inc., for not taking steps to secure their devices, which left them vulnerable to hackers.

What do You Know About False Advertising and Consumer Remedy Laws?

Unfair Competition Law and False Advertising Laws bring trouble for Banana Republic as consumers are alleging that signs advertising a 40 percent off sale were false and misleading because they did not disclose that the discount applied only to certain items.

FTC Freezes Cash: Now You’re At Risk!

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) enforces the Rules and Regulations that govern unfair and deceptive marketing practices in the USA. If you don’t know them, if you don’t adhere to them, you do so at your own risk.

Crackdown On Fake News Sites

The FTC believes Fake News Sites constitute deceptive and unfair trade practices, as indicated by the FTC’s accelerated crackdown on affiliates of a popular diet drink with aggressive weight loss claims.

FDA to Further Study Deceptive Drug Advertising

Following in the footsteps of the FTC, a new initiative launched by the FDA will begin research into how well consumers and healthcare professionals are able to identify deceptive drug promotion.

5 Health Claims From the New Coca-Cola Lawsuit

Coca-Cola has long made some pretty crazy health claims about its sugary products. A fresh lawsuit takes aim at the company for “engaging in false and misleading marketing of sugar-sweetened beverages,” according to the lawsuit, first reported by the Center for Science in the Public Interest.

Robot Plays With Your Kids And Monitors Your Home

Although the idea of an extremely smart robot seems cool, it could possibly pose a risk to a child’s privacy — the whole family’s even.

5 Common Data Privacy Misconceptions

Protecting private data is more important than many people realize, and also quite simple. Here, Neil Cook unpacks the top five most common misconceptions of cybersecurity to demonstrate why you should learn how to protect yourself and your data.