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Victims of Big Dog Solutions LLC’s Tech Support Scam Get Refunds

The FTC recently mailed out refund checks totaling $668,000 to victims of a tech support scam ran by Big Dog Solutions, LLC (doing business...
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Pennsylvania AG Investigates Fast-Food Franchisors over No-Poach Agreements

Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro is investigating fast-food franchisors in connection with their no-poach agreements on workers. On Monday, Shapiro sent a letter to eight...

Securities Fraud and Non-Existing Contracts In Foreign Countries

CEO Stung For Securities Fraud The chief executive officer of RVPlus Inc., a publicly traded microcap company, receives a conviction at trial for orchestrating a...
Facebook bans ads for bitcoin, ICOs, cryptocurrencies

FTC Reportedly Investigating Facebook over Possible Misuse of Personal Data

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is reportedly investigating Facebook for possible misuse of the personal information of 50 million users obtained by a data...

House GOP Calls For Probe Into “Missing” FBI Text Messages

House Republicans are seething over the FBI's "loss" of an extensive series of text messages between two FBI agents involved in probing Hillary Clinton's...

Prison Sentencing for $100 Million Compounding Pharmacy Fraud Scheme Grows

Half-a-Dozen Co-Conspirators Previously Sentenced in Compounding Scheme Nicholas A. Borgesano Jr., the owner of a New Port Richey,Florida pharmacy receives a fifteen year prison sentence...

Hillbilly Hotties Bikini Baristas to Remain Open During Lawsuit

A chain of drive-thru coffee stands, collectively referred to as Hillbilly Hotties, is staffed by bikini-clad women sued the city of Everett, Washington in...

Obama signs the Patient Protection

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Bob Robinson, LLC Banned from Offering “Work-at-Home” Vacancies or Business Coaching

On December 14, 2017, the FTC turned in a proposed stipulation order that bans Bob Robinson, LLC; Mega Export 2005 Inc.; Mega Export USA...

Part 3: The FTC Learns The Free Trial Scam Business Model

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is busy learning the business model behind the widespread free trial scams that are costing American Taxpayers billions of...

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New York Sues Purdue Pharma for Alleged Marketing Fraud of Opioids

The State of New York has sued Purdue Pharma for allegedly committing widespread fraud and deception in marketing opioid products. Gov. Andrew Cuomo and State...