Entries by Robert Freund

FTC Sends 700+ Warnings to Brands and Agencies

Last week, the FTC sent more than 700 warning letters, each called a “Notice of Penalty Offense,” to brands and agencies around the country. The letters list a series of marketing practices that the FTC has determined to be deceptive, including: -Falsely claiming an endorsement (e.g., “used by Clint Eastwood” if that’s not true) -Misrepresenting […]