FTC Adds Radiation Shield Maker To Lawsuit

May 2002
Wireless Week;5/20/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 20, p10
Trade Publication
Reports on the expansion by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) of its case against companies marketing wireless phone radiation shields, to include Meristar International Inc. in 2002. Companies named in the suit; Findings of the FTC on the radiation shields.


Related Articles

  • Doctors drop FTC creditors lawsuit. Pecquet, Julian // Hill;3/8/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 30, p17 

    The article reports on the American Medical Association's (AMA) cancellation of its lawsuit against the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) after the Washington, D.C. Court of Appeals ruled that doctors are not creditors.

  • I. REGULATION OF MONOPOLISTIC METHODS. Curran, Kenneth J. // Journal of Marketing;Jan1958, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p337 

    The article presents a number of court cases and legal developments pertaining to the regulation of monopolistic methods. The author notes the case of United States v. Safeway Stores Inc. Also noted is the case of Chain Institute Inc. v. United States Federal Trade Commission, in which the...

  • Why the feds went after Intel. Connor, Deni // Network World;03/15/99, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p10 

    Reports on the settlement of the antitrust lawsuit filed by the United States Federal Trade Commission against semiconductor firm Intel as of March 15, 1999. Case background; Reasons for the parties' decision to settle their differences.

  • V. REGULATION OF UNFAIR COMPETITION. Westfall, Ralph L. // Journal of Marketing;Jul1955, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p81 

    The article presents information on the marketing implications of unfair competition. The case of Dolcin Corporation et al v. Federal Trade Commission is discussed because it involves contention over when a cease and desist order takes effect. An example of non-advertising promotional methods,...

  • Vindication in Court. Sfikas, Peter M. // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Nov2000, Vol. 131 Issue 11, p1633 

    Focuses on the 9th United States Circuit Court of Appeals' ruling in California Dental Association vs. the Federal Trade Commission. Case background; Three components of the rule-of-reason analysis as described by the 9th Circuit Court; Procompetitive advertising policies; Vindication of the...

  • V. REGULATION OF UNFAIR COMPETITION. Ostberg, Henry D. // Journal of Marketing;Jul1958, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p100 

    The article discusses a court case pertaining to the regulation of unfair competition. The author presents the case of James d/b/a Chicago Board Company v. United States Federal Trade Commission, in which issues surrounding the use of lottery and other gambling practices and devices to promote...

  • Amazon.com hit by suits, FTC probe. Maxwell, Alison // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;2/9/2000, Vol. 179 Issue 27, p18 

    Reports that Amazon.com's Alexa Internet unit is the target of a United States Federal Trade Commission investigation and lawsuits. Allegations against the unit on how it collects and uses Internet surfers' personal data; Response of the business unit on the allegations against it.

  • EFT PRIMER -- ON DEFINITIONS AND A NEW PARADIGM. Pannabecker, James H. // Bankers Letter of the Law;Mar2012, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p1 

    The article discusses the court case Federal Trade Commission v. Grant Connect, an enforcement action filed by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. The defendants established an online store through which members could purchase products by applying a portion of the price to a credit line. The...

  • FTC EXTENDS 'RED FLAGS' DEADLINE; AICPA SUES.  // Accounting Today;12/14/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 19, p10 

    The article reports on the case filed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) against the U.S. Federal Trade Commission on the applicability of the so-called "Red Flags Rule" to CPAs. AICPA sought an injunction to the rule at the U.S. District Court for the District of...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics