News & Insights

  • Clear

Attorneys General Take Aim at Fake COVID-19 Vaccination Cards

The National Association of Attorneys General (“NAAG”) sent a letter signed by a bipartisan group of 45 AGs to Twitter, Inc., eBay, Inc., and Shopify urging them to prevent the use of their platforms for selling fake COVID-19 vaccination cards. According to the letter, blank or fraudulently completed vaccine cards bearing the Centers for Disease…

Read More

Bipartisan Group of Attorneys General Urge FCC to Help Increase Access to Remote Learning

A bipartisan group of 30 AGs, led by Colorado AG Phil Weiser and Nebraska AG Doug Peterson, submitted a comment letter to the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) urging the FCC to expand its E-Rate program, which provides funding for expanding school and library broadband connectivity to support remote learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. The letter…

Read More

FTC to VoIP Service Providers: Willful Blindness Is Not a Defense When It Comes to Facilitating Illegal Telemarketing Practices

The Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) warned 19 Voice over Internet Protocol service providers (“VoIP Providers”) that assisting and facilitating illegal telemarketing or robocalling is a violation of the FTC Act and the FTC’s Telemarketing Sales Rule (“TSR”).

Read More