- Federal Trade Commission: a board, consisting of five members, charged with investigating and enjoining illegal practices in interstate trade, as price-fixing or fraudulent advertising.
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“This bill specifically does not require the FTC to take a specific approach to these issues,” Capps told The Daily Beast.Our Photoshopping Disorder: The Truth in Advertising Bill Asks Congress to Regulate Deceptive Images
April 22, 2014
He had a good run, until the FTC filed a lawsuit accusing Trudeau of broadcasting with fraudulent and misrepresentative claims.
Trudeau claimed the FTC had intimidated him into leaving the cures out.
Judging by the FTC report, consumers have good reason to be vigilant.
For people who have had experience with the system, the FTC report simply helps to quantify the frustration many consumers feel.