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Learn the Answers About Consumer Surveys

Consumer surveys play an increasingly important role in advertising law, whether it’s a Lanham Act case, a regulatory or self-regulatory matter, or internal counseling. Yet consumer surveys can also be a trap for the unwary. On Thursday, September 20, join … Continue reading

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court requires survey evidence in consumer protection case, importing Lanham Act doctrine

Hughes v. Ester C Company, — F.Supp.3d —-, 2018 WL 4210139, No. 12-CV-0041 (E.D.N.Y. Sept. 4, 2018)Ester-C dietary supplements contain a patented form of vitamin C in the form of calcium ascorbate. Plaintiffs alleged that the advertising for the supplements … Continue reading

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Toymakers say lead law harms workshops – Consumer news- msnbc.com

Worries over lead paint in toys made the holidays brighter for handcrafted toy makers last year, but now the governments response to the scare has some workshops fearful. Read more detail on Legal News Directory – General Legal News

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California Legislature Passes Amendments to Expansive Consumer Privacy Law

Less than three months ago, California enacted the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”). Industry and privacy watch groups alike have scrutinized the law. This summer saw fierce negotiations all in the name of improving the CCPA. Last Friday, … Continue reading

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Before “After Consumer Welfare” — A Response To Professor Wu

Doug Melamud (Stanford) and Nicolas Petit (Liege) have a biting critique in Before “After Consumer Welfare” — A Response To Professor Wu. ABSTRACT: In a short article After Consumer Welfare, Now What? The “Protection of Competition” in Practice, Professor Tim… … Continue reading

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