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Autotrader Names Top 10 Interiors Under $50,000

Autotrader editors selected a total of 10 new mass-market and luxury vehicles that offer modern, stylish interiors and are available for less than $50,000. ... Read More »

Top 10 Lease Vehicles

Experian’s Q4 auto finance report lists America’s top 10 lease vehicles by market share, including one domestic SUV that captured nearly 4% of all new leases at the end of 2018. ... Read More »

Uber, Lyft to offer drivers shares in stock market listing, report says

Wall Street analysts have estimated Lyft could be valued at between $20 billion and $30 billion in the IPO, and Uber at around $120 billion. ... Read More »

VW plans new U.S. gateway port for imports in Baltimore

Volkswagen Group is adding Baltimore as an import gateway in early 2020 to better improve vehicle delivery in the mid-Atlantic region and inland points. ... Read More »

Experian: 30-Day Delinquencies Fell in Q4

Despite concerns over affordability and a growing 90-day delinquency rate, Experian’s fourth-quarter report signals a continued reliance on auto financing is stabilizing the market. ... Read More »

Get Out of My Store

Dealers have become increasingly vocal and organized in resistance to expensive and onerous factory-mandated facility upgrades. ... Read More »

FTC Continues Actions to Stop Deceptive Free-Trial and Negative Option Pitches

Consumers charged tens of millions of dollars for “free trial” skin creams The Federal Trade Commission today announced another case in a series of recent actions targeting allegedly deceptive online “free-trial” offers that tricked consumers into enrolling...

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FTC Continues Actions to Stop Deceptive Free-Trial and Negative Option Pitches

Consumers charged tens of millions of dollars for “free trial” skin creams The Federal Trade Commission today announced another case in a series of recent actions targeting allegedly deceptive online “free-trial” offers that tricked consumers into enrolling...

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Last Remaining Defendant Settles FTC Suit that Led to Landmark Supreme Court Ruling on Drug Company “Reverse Payments”

The Federal Trade Commission has reached a settlement in FTC v. Actavis, the 2009 FTC case alleging that the brand-name drug company Solvay and three generic drug companies illegally agreed to restrict generic competition to Solvay’s branded testosterone-replacement...

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FTC Issues Modified Final Order Imposing Conditions on Merger of International Industrial Gas Suppliers Praxair, Inc. and Linde AG

The Commission also approves applications for sale of assets to Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc., and to Messer Group GmbH and CVC Capital Partners Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved a modified final order requiring industrial gas...

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