Pink Sheet is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

FTC proposes fraud survey

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

Executive Summary

The Federal Trade Commission requests comments on a proposed consumer fraud survey, which in a 2005 version revealed weight-loss products were the most frequently reported fraud in the U.S. FTC, which lists fraudulent weight-loss products as a key enforcement area, proposes a national telephone survey of up to 4,100 consumers to gather information about consumer fraud (1"The Tan Sheet" Oct. 12, 2009). According to an Aug. 31 Federal Register 2notice, the agency will use the results from its third consumer fraud survey to determine if the type or frequency of fraud is changing. Comments on the proposed survey are due Nov. 1

You may also be interested in...



FTC Intensifies Health Claims Scrutiny, Enforcement Strategies

A joint Federal Trade Commission/FDA working group will evaluate claims made for dietary supplements, conventional foods and OTC drugs, said the commission's Consumer Protection Director David Vladeck

US Senate Approves US-Mexico-Canada Agreement Championed By Industry

The US Senate overwhelmingly approved a bill on 16 January to implement the US-Mexico-Canada agreement, which includes a new chapter on the handling of medical devices supported by the medtech industry.

J&J To Power Ahead With 10 Launches In Four Years

 Johnson & Johnson has achieved exceptional growth in recent years, and a raft of new products is set to sustain it further. 

Topics

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

PS104470

Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel