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FTC Approves Final Order Imposing Conditions on UnitedHealth Group’s Proposed Acquisition of DaVita Medical Group

Order will preserve competition in the Las Vegas area of Nevada Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved a final order settling charges that UnitedHealth Group’s proposed $4.3 billion acquisition of DaVita Medical Group from...

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FTC Refunds Consumers Who Bought FlexiPrin Joint Pain Supplement

Case brought jointly by FTC and Maine Attorney General The Federal Trade Commission is mailing 2,897 checks totaling more than $113,000 to fully refund consumers who bought FlexiPrin, a deceptively marketed joint pain supplement. The average check amount is $39.18.In...

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Promoters of Deceptive Chain Referral Schemes Involving Cryptocurrencies Agree to Settlement with FTC

Defendants are permanently barred from multi-level marketing as part of settlement The promoters of recruitment-based cryptocurrency schemes are permanently banned from operating or participating in any multi-level marketing program, as part of a settlement with...

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Hyundai teases concept EV for Frankfurt

The concept's angular concept, shown in a teaser image, is inspired by looking back at the company's design in the 1970s, Hyundai said. ... Read More »

DoorDash acquires autonomous tech company Scotty Labs

"Our core belief at Scotty has always been that Autonomy + Remote Assistance will be the future of logistics," Scotty Labs CEO Tobenna Arodiogbu wrote on Medium. ... Read More »

BYD profit triples as EV boom continues

BYD sold 145,653 so-called new energy vehicles between January and June, up 95 percent from a year earlier. It also sold 82,419 gasoline models, down 45 percent. ... Read More »

Get ACE-Certified at Industry Summit

Registered attendees are once again invited to earn Automotive Compliance Education certification at the 2019 Industry Summit for no additional charge. ... Read More »

Ford supplier touts engine shroud’s noise reduction in Explorer

Continental Structural Plastics, the Japanese-owned composites supplier, is manufacturing the Ford Explorer's engine shroud at its plant near the Ohio-Pennsylvania border. ... Read More »

S.C. Dealer Sues Former GM, F&I Manager

Hoover Mitsubishi’s Mark Hoover has sued two former employees accused of doctoring auto loan applications, a scheme that led to an FBI raid and the shuttering of the dealership. ... Read More »

Universal Integrates ZERO Plan With Darwin Automotive

Universal Lenders, home of The ZERO Plan, announced a full integration with Darwin Automotive’s F&I and digital retailing software suite. ... Read More »