Legislators held numerous subcommittee and committee meetings to advance legislation before today's funnel deadline. Bills that do not pass out of the originating committee by February 16th...
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
In the realm of consumer goods, the chasing arrows symbol has long been regarded as a beacon of environmental responsibility, guiding shoppers towards...
With a staggering 40,000 attendees, 6,200 brands, 1,000 exhibitors, and 190 presenter sessions, the 2024 National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show brought together industry leaders, experts, and enthusiasts from over 100 countries.
Holland & Knight
Consumers often research a product or service before they make a purchase. Now more than ever, consumers rely on the reviews and testimonials they see online.
As we head into 2024, AlixPartners' annual Cost Inflation Outlook presents a fresh set of market perspectives, predictions, and expert insights for Consumer Products companies
Affirmative action admissions developments in the higher education sector continue, as the U.S. Supreme Court recently declined to issue an emergency...
Foley Hoag LLP
Foley Hoag LLP publishes this quarterly Update primarily concerning developments in product liability and related law from federal and state courts applicable to Massachusetts...
The FTC's action against Amazon marks the latest in the agency's wave of activity directed at "dark patterns," including its Staff Report on Dark Patterns and proposed revisions...
Ankura Consulting Group LLC
The 2023 holiday shopping season has officially ended, and consumers are packing away their holiday décor to peacefully collect dust until they are summoned again in November.
Barnes & Thornburg
The FTC imposed a $2 million penalty, its largest ever for deceptive Made in USA claims The FTC found parts that were wholly imported or incorporated significant imported materials...
Goodwin Procter LLP
On February 5, 2024, a three-judge panel of the US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit heard oral arguments on the challenge to the "Private Funds Rules" issued...
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
Online cash advance provider FloatMe Corp. will pay $3 million as part of a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for allegations of unfair and deceptive tactics against customers.
Foley & Lardner
On January 25, 2024, Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-IL-09), Ranking Member of the House Innovation, Data, and Commerce Subcommittee...
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
In January 2024, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued two proposed rules that, if implemented as written, would result in further whittling down overdraft or non-sufficient funds fees...
Arnold & Porter
In the last several weeks, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued two new rulemakings aimed at further restricting the imposition by financial institutions of fees on consumer accounts...
Alvarez & Marsal
Higher education has been the target of criticism concerning high tuition, wanton spending and committee culture run-amok.
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
I've never owned a tractor, but based on Kenny Chesney's 1999 hit She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy, I understand that some people find them to be quite alluring.
Winston & Strawn LLP
The Southern District of New York's recent opinion in the In re Acetaminophen MDL establishes strong guardrails regarding how expert witnesses can rely on studies and data in support of their opinions.
Holland & Knight
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) held a virtual FTC Tech Summit focused on artificial intelligence (AI) and AI's impact on competition and consumers on Jan. 25, 2024.
Provisional agreement on the text of the proposed Right to Repair Directive was reached by European Union institutions on 1 February 2024. Read on for an overview of what this means for producers...