Tag Archives: Informational

Price Dispersion and Informational Frictions: Evidence from Supermarket Purchases

Price Dispersion and Informational Frictions: Evidence from Supermarket Purchases By: Pierre Dubois; Helena Perrone Abstract: Traditional demand models assume that consumers are perfectly informed about product characteristics, including price. However, this assumption may be too strong. Unannounced sales are a… … Continue reading

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Informational Perhaps, But Not a Trademark!

One area of trademark law that continuously puzzles people is the tension between having a word or phrase associated with a product or service that is “informational” in that it immediately conveys to the consumer exactly what the product or … Continue reading

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USDA AMS To Make Available Informational Webinar On NBFDS

By Lynn L. Bergeson On May 23, 2018, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) announced that a pre-recorded informational webinar regarding the proposed National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard (NBFDS) will be made available beginning on June 1, … Continue reading

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Ask the Hiring Attorney: Do I respond to informational emails from the partner?

Q: I’ve just started my internship at a law firm. The partner in charge of the deal sends out emails to the entire deal team. He’s started to include me. Most of the emails concern the status of the deal; … Continue reading

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FTC Workshop Provides Insight on Best Practices to Mitigate Informational Injuries

On December 12, 2017, the FTC hosted a workshop to discuss informational injuries that consumers may suffer when their personal information is misused. Discussion topics included the types of informational injuries consumers suffer and business and consumer perspectives about costs, … Continue reading

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