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EPA Accuses FCA of Excess Diesel Emissions

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has accused Fiat Chrysler Automobiles of failing to disclose engine management software that increased air pollution in 104,000 diesel-powered Ram 1500 trucks and Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs in...

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NCM, The Rawls Group Announce Leadership and Succession Program

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — NCM Associates and The Rawls Group, a provider of long-term strategic and succession planning, announced the launch of their new NCM-Rawls Dealer Executive Program, a 10-month leadership development curriculum on succession planning for...

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Ford expands Takata airbag recall, now affects 3 million vehicles

Ford will recall about 816,000 vehicles as it widened previous actions affecting models with Takata airbags. ... Read More »

VW shareholders call for reforms in wake of U.S. settlement, indictments

Volkswagen investors demanded greater transparency and reforms at the carmaker after it admitted to criminal offences in rigging U.S. emissions tests and U.S. prosecutors indicted six current and former managers over the scandal. ... Read More »

Statement of FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez Following Adoption of the Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework

Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Edith Ramirez issued the following statement today after the adoption of a Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework. “I welcome the adoption of the Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework. This new Framework strengthens privacy protections...

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FTC Publishes Inflation-Adjusted Civil Penalty Amounts

The Federal Trade Commission has adjusted the maximum civil penalty dollar amounts for violations of 16 provisions of law the FTC enforces, as required by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015. The Act directs agencies...

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Your voice, your story. Consumer views on debt collection

We have heard from consumers across the country about their experiences with debt collection. In our new debt collection series, we will share these stories as well as findings from a survey report on consumers’ views about debt collection.  ... Read More »

Consumer experiences with debt collection: Findings from our survey

We surveyed consumers regarding their views and experiences in debt collection, and today we have released a report on our findings.  ... Read More »

Your voice, your story. Consumer views on debt collection

We have heard from consumers across the country about their experiences with debt collection. In our new debt collection series, we will share these stories as well as findings from a survey report on consumers’ views about debt collection.  ... Read More »

Consumer experiences with debt collection: Findings from our survey

We surveyed consumers regarding their views and experiences in debt collection, and today we have released a report on our findings.  ... Read More »