Mergers and acquisitions routinely face opposition and complaints. Facebook’s $19 billion deal to buy messaging system WhatsApp has been able to stay rather unopposed, until now.
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A $2 million yacht; a $14 million rare Ferrari; a $36 million private jet. What do all of these expensive luxury items have in common? They represent things that could be purchased with the money that consumers in Alaska, Oregon and Washington lost to fraud in 2013—according to the… 427 more words
Precious metals can be a great investment when handled properly by a respected and truthful organization, but that’s not always the case. On Tuesday, the Federal Trade Commission put the brakes on three precious metal marketers in Florida after they allegedly scammed nearly $9 million from consumers.
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court will examine the North Carolina dental regulatory board’s claim that only dentists should be allowed to whiten teeth.
The justices on Monday agreed to hear the state Board of Dental Examiners’ challenge to a lower court ruling and an order by the Federal Trade Commission. 101 more words
Yesterday, Senator McKaskill of Kansas introduced legislation that would provide the FTC with greater oversight authority over “patent trolls,” requiring that their demand letters to alleged infringers include certain disclosure requirements. 29 more words