FTC’s Report Focuses on Collaboration with State Attorneys General

  • The FTC issued a report to Congress on April 10, 2024, titled “Working Together to Protect Consumers: A Study and Recommendations on FTC Collaboration with the State Attorneys General.”
  • The report details collaborative efforts between the FTC and state AGs in protecting consumers, including how information and expertise is shared, as well as best practices in working together.
  • In the report, the FTC requests that Congress expand its authority to seek civil penalties and pursue legal actions against those who assist and facilitate unfair or deceptive acts or practices.
  • We have previously covered the FTC’s request for public comment on the same issue.