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04 Dec 2009

FTC Targets Movie Promotions

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FTC targets TV promo of violent content From It’s not violent television programming that the FCC is concerned about – it’s the use of television to market violent PG-13 movies on television programs with a significant under-13 audience. The FTC has gripes about music and video games, too In all fairness, ...

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07 Oct 2009

Bloggers Must Reveal Payments for Reviews

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October 5, 2009 Bloggers Must Disclose Payments for Reviews By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The Federal Trade Commission on Monday took steps to make product information and online reviews more accurate for consumers, regulating blogging for the first time and mandating that testimonials reflect typical results. The FTC will require that writers on the Web clearly disclose any freebies ...

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