Texas, Pennsylvania Suing Dallas-Based Student Loan Relief CompanyThe announcement is part of the Federal Trade Commission’s "Operation Game of Loans" - a federal and state effort to crack down on deceptive student loan debt relief companies.
Court Tosses Data Speed Reduction Lawsuit Against AT&TA federal appeals court has dismissed a lawsuit by federal officials which claimed that AT&T misled millions of smartphone customers with unlimited data plans who had their internet speeds cut.
I-TEAM: Choosing A Mosquito RepellantCreams, sprays, bottles and repellant bands... with so many choices, what mosquito repellant works best? The I-Team tells you!
Staples & Office Depot Scrap Merger After Deal BlockedStaples and Office Depot said Tuesday that they are scrapping their planned $6.3 billion merger after a federal judge blocked the deal. The government made the case that the combination would hurt competition.
FTC Rules Amazon Is Liable For In-App ChargesA federal judge on Wednesday ruled that Amazon is liable for in-app purchases made by children, the latest development in a suit filed by the Federal Trade Commission in 2014.
Annoying Advertisements? Fight Back!Have an inbox or cell phone full of annoying advertisements? Some customers are fed up and fighting back by filing lawsuits.
Watch Out For Storm-Chasing Con ArtistsVictims of natural disaster often times are hit twice. Once by mother nature and again by scam artists taking advantage of their situation.
FTC Sues DIRECTV Over Alleged Hidden FeesThe government is taking the nation's biggest satellite TV provider to court, accusing DIRECTV of misleading millions of consumers about the cost of its programming.
Google Settles With FTC Over In-App ChargesGoogle has agreed to pay full refunds totaling at least $19 million to consumers who were charged for purchases that children made via apps without parental consent from the Google Play app store.
Amazon To Fight FTC On Kids In-App PurchasesAmazon said Wednesday that it is prepared to go to court against the Federal Trade Commission to defend itself against charges that it has not done enough to prevent children from making unauthorized in-app purchases.
FTC Says ADT Settles Deceptive Reviews ChargesU.S. regulators said Thursday that ADT Corp. paid experts to recommend its home security products on media outlets without disclosing their connection to the company.
Apple To Refund $32.5 Million In App CaseKids snapped up virtual pet food, gems or other items while playing games on their mobile devices, all while bills mounted. Now, Apple has agreed to refund the money.