FTC launches in-depth investigation into Nvidia's acquisition of ARM

FTC launches in-depth investigation into Nvidia's acquisition of ARM

By Anna Domanska - Feb 14, 2021

Nvidia’s $40 billion acquisition of Arm from SoftBank has led the US Federal Trade Commission to launch an investigation into the deal.   The EU and the UK have already launched

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FTC launches sweeping privacy probe into tech giants’ data practices

FTC launches sweeping privacy probe into tech giants’ data practices

By Christy Gren - Dec 15, 2020

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E-cigarette giant Juul Labs accused of peddling death to teens

E-cigarette giant Juul Labs accused of peddling death to teens

By Carrie Ann - Sep 02, 2019

E-cigarette giant Juul Labs is facing investigation by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in regards to how the company’s vaping device became so popular with underage teens. Juu

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Facebook Could Face Multi-Billion Dollar Fine Over Privacy Violations

Facebook Could Face Multi-Billion Dollar Fine Over Privacy Violations

By Anna Domanska - Feb 15, 2019

Facebook and the Federal Trade Commission are negotiating over a multi-billion dollar fine to settle the agency’s investigation into the social media company’s privacy practice

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FTC Has Power to Prosecute Companies over Slack Online Security

FTC Has Power to Prosecute Companies over Slack Online Security

By Carrie Ann - Aug 26, 2015

A federal appeals court on Monday has ruled that the Federal Trade Commission does have the right to prosecute companies who fail to protect customer information. The Philadelphia-

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FTC Rejects Merge between Sysco and US Foods

FTC Rejects Merge between Sysco and US Foods

By Christy Gren - Jun 24, 2015

Sysco – the nation’s largest food distributer lost a battle with the US government Federal Trade Commission. On Tuesday, the Federal judge ordered a preliminary injunction

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FTC files lawsuit against Kickstarter Scammer

FTC files lawsuit against Kickstarter Scammer

By Anna Domanska - Jun 12, 2015

The FTC lodged the first-ever lawsuit related to crowdfunding in federal court on Wednesday against rookie developers – Erik Chevalier after delaying Kickstarter campaign and

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FTC Launches New Office To Tackle Internet Of Things

FTC Launches New Office To Tackle Internet Of Things

By Christy Gren - Mar 24, 2015

With technology now touching almost every aspect of consumers’ lives, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) wants to focus on the digital security of a broad range of technologies a

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Google Queried by FTC over Business Practices

Google Queried by FTC over Business Practices

By Vrushti Mawani - Jun 25, 2011

While some of Google’s competitors have claimed that that the no. 1 search engine company manipulates the online advertising market, others have accused Google of influencing ran

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