A Busy Year for the FTC

Goldstein, Linda A.; Roth, Marc S.; King, Kawana T.
December 2011
Response;Dec2011, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p47
The article focuses on the activities and efforts of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in 2011. The authors mention that the FTC has signaled its expectations to companies and marketers to conduct and rely on clinical studies to void weight-loss and other health claims. They add that the agency has also initiated actions against companies who fail to comply and disclose material connections with marketers.


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