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More tensions erupt between states, DOJ

News of a federal judge approving amendments sought by 16 states to Live Nation’s settlement with the Justice Department didn’t tell the full story.

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Axon takes gloves off in FTC battle over VieVu deal

When companies face charges leveled by the Federal Trade Commission, the path most often chosen is that of least resistance.

Children's privacy law under scrutiny as states take action

As the Federal Trade Commission considers how to modify rules for the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, the agency is receiving mixed messages.

Fighting fraud 24/7: Leach offers glimpse inside FTC

Stressed over robocalls, identity theft or fake charities? Calm down. The Federal Trade Commission’s Consumer and Business Education Division produces hundreds of blogs advising consumers about the...

Voice cloning ripe for abuse, experts say

Voice cloning can be a lifeline for people who can’t speak because of illness, but there’s potential for criminal and other nefarious uses.

Money can’t buy you online love, FTC warns

If you find yourself chatting with an online love interest you’ve never met and they suddenly start asking for money, the Federal Trade Commission has some friendly advice: They’re just not that...

Neil Averitt commentary: Antitrust policy and the importance of business resiliency

Flexibility and resiliency are desirable safeguards for any economy, and especially for complex economies such as our own. Getting them is even worth the sacrifice of a bit of short-term efficiency.

FTC loses court challenge against Evonik-PeroxyChem merger

Number of significant US merger reviews rose in 2019, report says

Trans-Atlantic criticism of US Privacy Shield enforcement could prompt changes