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Lead Generation Company Settles Allegations It Misled Millions of Consumers to Collect Sensitive Financial Information

The FTC reached a settlement with lead generation company ITMedia Solutions LLC and a number of related entities and individuals (collectively “ITMedia”) to resolve allegations that ITMedia used misleading marketing tactics to collect sensitive financial information from millions of consumers in violation of the FTC Act and the Fair Credit Reporting Act. The complaint, filed…

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Online Advertising Platform Settles Allegations It Collected Personal Information from Children

The FTC reached a settlement with online advertising platform OpenX Technologies, Inc. to resolve allegations that OpenX collected personal information from children under 13 without parental consent in violation of the FTC Act and the FTC’s Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act.

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E-Cigarette Retailer to Pay $50 Million to Settle Suit over Marketing to Teens

Massachusetts AG Maura Healey reached a settlement with e-cigarette retailer Eonsmoke, LLC and related individuals (collectively, “Eonsmoke”) to resolve allegations that Eonsmoke’s marketing and advertising targeted youths in violation of the Massachusetts Consumer Protection Act.

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Health Law 2022 Discusses Regulatory Risks for Health Businesses And How to Manage Them

Each year in early December, Cozen O’Connor’s Health Care & Life Sciences industry team hosts a Health Law Program to update clients on a wide range of issues that we believe will be critical for health care businesses in the upcoming year. This year’s program, held virtually from December 8-9, 2021, included a policy view…

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FTC Refunds Over $2 Million to Purchasers of Finance and Health-Related Publications

The FTC announced that it would be refunding over $2 million to senior citizens and retirees who purchased finance and health-related newsletters, books, and subscription services published by Agora Financial, LLC, NewMarket Health, LLC, Health Sense Media, LLC, and related defendants.

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