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FTC Announces PrivacyCon 2019 and Calls for Presentations

As part of its efforts to address evolving privacy and data security challenges, the Federal Trade Commission is announcing a call for presentations for its fourth annual PrivacyCon, to be held on June 27, 2019.PrivacyCon 2019 aims to bring together a diverse...

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At FTC’s Request, Court Stops False Advertising and Unauthorized Billing Scheme

Redwood Scientific allegedly made false health claims for dissolvable oral strips, enrolled consumers in a continuity plan without their authorization At the Federal Trade Commission’s request, a federal district court in California has temporarily halted a company’s...

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Guías para ayudar y manejar su cuenta de cheques

¿Usted está pensando en abrir una cuenta de cheques, pero no está seguro por dónde empezar? Tenemos recursos que le pueden ayudar a seleccionar el producto que mejor se ajuste a sus necesidades financieras. Nuestras nuevas guías sobre cuentas tienen información...

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Factory explosion, fire idle supplier Meridian in Canada

For the second time in six months, an explosion and fire have stopped production at a North American magnesium parts plant owned by supplier Meridian. The latest incident took place at a Meridian Lightweight Technologies plant in Strathroy, Ontario. ... Read More »

Ford announces new CEO for China, several restructuring moves

Ford appointed a new head of its China operations to help turn around flagging sales in the world's largest auto market. It also announced several other China initiatives. ... Read More »

Why GM is expanding Maven’s peer-to-peer car-sharing program

General Motors plans to expand its Maven peer-to-peer car sharing initiative to 10 cities by the end of the year. ... Read More »

Nvidia’s first autonomous safety report promotes simulations

Simulated test drives enable the company to "catch a lot of things we wouldn't be able to catch otherwise, or which would take forever to see in the real world." ... Read More »

automotiveMastermind Appoints Two to VP Roles

NEW YORK — automotiveMastermind announced the appointments of Christopher Clement as vice president of strategic partnerships and Giorgia Favaretto-Illig as vice president of marketing. Clement will oversee the OEM team as well as the relationship management...

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Asbury net income surges on gains in FandI, parts and service

Asbury Automotive's net income surged in the third quarter, driven by increases in the company's finance and insurance and parts and service business lines. The company also lifted its revenue. ... Read More »

Teva Petitions FTC to Reopen and Modify Decision and Order in Case Involving Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s Acquisition of Actavis Inc.

The Federal Trade Commission is currently accepting public comments on an application by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. requesting that the Commission reopen and modify its decision and order in connection with the 2012 merger of Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc....

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