Federal Trade Commission
The FTC accused the companies as posing as affiliates of Google, Microsoft and AT&T.
Google settled seperate charges with the FTC in 2013.
Tech advocates want to see the Electronic Communications Privacy Act updated.
The FTC used to have privacy authority over Internet service providers.
The FTC says the company violated a 2010 order not to misrepresent its cybersecurity.
The union group alleges that a number of franchisors are abusing franchisees.
The company allowed retailers to track customer traffic flow in their stores.
The senator called it a "growing threat to Americans’ privacy and safety."
The FTC's lawsuit against AT&T is moving ahead.
The head of the FCC emerged relatively unscathed.
The trade association wants Congress to pass a federal data breach law instead.
“Transit encryption is an important safeguard against eavesdroppers,” said the Federal Trade...
The company barred customers from making critical comments online about the product.
The FTC took action against other healthcare apps earlier this year.
The infidelity website is fighting for survival as lawsuits flood in.
Hundreds of mislabeled products were found at Walmart.
The warning was made in a description of its investigation procedures.
Rep. Jackie Speier wants the FTC investigate therapists making false claims.
The new YouTube Kids app is covertly advertising to children, critics say.
"We did not find that, on balance, the consumer was worse off,” FTC Commissioner Maureen Ohlhausen...
Sen. Mike Lee is concerned that Google’s access may have biased an anti-trust investigation.
Regulators are pushing back against concerns about their oversight of the Internet giant.
The FTC is charging the nation's largest satellite provider with deceptive pricing.
The FTC settled with developers who claimed their products could detect skin cancer.