FTC and State AGs: Political Survey Preface Does Not Allow Sales Robocalls to Avoid Do-Not-Call and Telemarketing Sales Rule Compliance

FTC and State AGs:  Political Survey Preface Does Not Allow Sales Robocalls to Avoid Do-Not-Call and Telemarketing Sales Rule Compliance

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and 10 state Attorneys General announced the filing of a complaint and proposed stipulations against Caribbean Cruise Line (CCL) and several other companies that, respectively, alleged and resolved claims that the companies’ coordinated phone sales program violated the FTC’s Telemarketing Sales Rule (TSR) and state consumer protection laws.

FTC Settlement Addresses Incentivized Reviews

By | Ad Law Access | March 8, 2015
FTC Settlement Addresses Incentivized Reviews

Consumers often read reviews before buying a product or signing up for a service. Because of that, many companies closely monitor what consumers say about them online, and even take steps to generate positive buzz. One way companies do that is by incentivizing happy customers to write reviews.