Senate Dems move to restore FTC’s ability to obtain monetary relief for scam victims

Senate Dems move to restore FTC’s ability to obtain monetary relief for scam victims

This post was originally published on this siteThe Federal Trade Commission (FTC) would regain its ability to obtain monetary relief for victims of illegal scams as part of a new bill introduced by Senate Democrats on Wednesday night. Senate Commerce Committee Chair Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), along with Sens. Ben Ray...

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DELETE Act would allow people to delete all their data and info across all websites, not just one…

DELETE Act would allow people to delete all their data and info across all websites, not just one…

This post was originally published on this siteDELETE Act would allow people to delete all their data and info across all websites, not just one at a time Rep. Lori Trahan (D-MA3) Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) This probably won’t get passed until Congress first enacts the CONTROL and ALT Acts. Context and what the...

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Exclusive – Treasury wants to stimulate US alcohol market to help smaller players

Exclusive – Treasury wants to stimulate US alcohol market to help smaller players

This post was originally published on this site FILE PHOTO: Vintage beer bottles, some dating back to 1800, are on display in a Brooklyn Brewery in Brooklyn, New York, United States, March 9, 2015. REUTERS / Sara Hylton Photo February 9, 2022 By Andrea Shalal and Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters)...

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Biden asks FTC to ‘immediately’ look into whether illegal conduct is pushing up gas prices

Biden asks FTC to ‘immediately’ look into whether illegal conduct is pushing up gas prices

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden asked the Federal Trade Commission on Wednesday to “immediately” investigate whether illegal activity by oil and gas companies is pushing up gas prices.

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New Policy Gives FTC Greater Control Over How Companies Do M&A

New Policy Gives FTC Greater Control Over How Companies Do M&A

This post was originally published on this siteThe FTC’s new Democratic chairwoman has adopted a series of policy changes aimed at cracking down on corporate mergers, sparking deep partisan disagreement at the agency.

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