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FTC Staff: Proposed Health Care Legislation in West Virginia Would Likely Be Anticompetitive and Harm Consumers

Federal Trade Commission staff submitted written comments on the competitive impact of provisions in proposed legislation in West Virginia that would provide for  “cooperative agreements” between health care providers, and provisions purporting to confer...

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FTC Brings Action against Lead-Generator Using Robocalls to Pitch Energy Savings

Defendants Bombarded Consumers with Millions of Unwanted Illegal Recorded Calls The Federal Trade Commission has brought a federal court action to stop a telemarketing operation that allegedly made illegal robocalls promising consumers energy savings, in an effort...

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New FTC Spanish-Language Video Tells How to Spot and Report Imposter Scams

Jessica Rich, Director of the FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, today introduced a new Spanish-language video about imposter scams at the Legislative Summit hosted by the National Association of Hispanic Publishers and the National Newspaper Publications...

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FTC Staff: Proposed Health Care Legislation in West Virginia Would Likely Be Anticompetitive and Harm Consumers

Federal Trade Commission staff submitted written comments on the competitive impact of provisions in proposed legislation in West Virginia that would provide for  “cooperative agreements” between health care providers, and provisions purporting to confer...

... Read More »

New FTC Spanish-Language Video Tells How to Spot and Report Imposter Scams

Jessica Rich, Director of the FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, today introduced a new Spanish-language video about imposter scams at the Legislative Summit hosted by the National Association of Hispanic Publishers and the National Newspaper Publications...

... Read More »

FTC Brings Action against Lead-Generator Using Robocalls to Pitch Energy Savings

Defendants Bombarded Consumers with Millions of Unwanted Illegal Recorded Calls The Federal Trade Commission has brought a federal court action to stop a telemarketing operation that allegedly made illegal robocalls promising consumers energy savings, in an effort...

... Read More »

Honda works with GM to lower costs of fuel cell vehicles

Honda, beginning sales of its Clarity Fuel Cell sedan in Japan, said joint work with General Motors will help bring hydrogen-powered vehicle costs down to the level of hybrids within the next decade. ... Read More »

Study finds Americans prefer owning over sharing

Americans prefer the freedom that comes with driving their own vehicles over using ride- and car-sharing services, a new study released today found. ... Read More »

Virginia dealer group sues Tesla to block 2nd store

The Virginia Automobile Dealers Association filed a lawsuit against Tesla and Virginia state officials to keep the EV maker from opening a second store in the state. ... Read More »

Honda readies financial aid to dealers over Takata airbag recalls

American Honda plans to offset the financial hit that dealers are taking from the recall of millions of vehicles with potentially defective Takata airbag modules. ... Read More »