FTC http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/ftc The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on FTC en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:05:00 GMT Kids Under 13 Could Soon Get Their Own Gmail, YouTube Accounts (As If They Didn't Have Them Already…) Kids already use Gmail and they're obsessed with YouTube. Now Google wants to make it legit, as in legal. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236645 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236645 Kim Lachance Shandrow FTC Sues Amazon Over Kids' Unauthorized In-App Purchases The Federal Trade Commission filed a complaint today arguing that the ecommerce giant allowed children to rack up charges on their parents’ accounts without consent. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235523 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235523 Catherine Clifford Franchisees in Puerto Rico Claim McDonald's Broke FTC Rule In letting McDonald's biggest franchisee open up shops in Puerto Rico, local franchisees say the fast-food giant violated FTC rules. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:48:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235507 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235507 Kate Taylor Snapchat's Legal Woes to 'Disappear' After Reaching Settlement With the FTC While Snapchat's snaps don’t necessarily disappear as advertised, the company is also facing heat about the deceptive way in which it unknowingly culled user data. Thu, 08 May 2014 19:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233740 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233740 Geoff Weiss FTC Orders Apple to Pay a Minimum of $32.5 Million Over In-App Purchases The tech company agreed to refund parents whose children made in-app purchases without their knowledge. Thu, 16 Jan 2014 17:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230915 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230915 Laura Entis The FTC Recommends Sweeping Investigation of Patent Trolls Edith Ramirez, chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission, intends to launch a comprehensive inquiry into patent-assertion entities. Thu, 20 Jun 2013 13:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227138 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227138 Brian Patrick Eha Lawmakers Seek FTC Scrutiny of Google's Search Results Even wonder why Google's own products and services appear at the top of search results? See how that could change if lawmakers get their way. Thu, 22 Dec 2011 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222526 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222526 Mikal E. Belicove Q&A: New Fraud and Identity Theft Rules Are your customers safe from online scamsters? How to comply with the FTC's new 'Red Flags' program. Wed, 13 Jul 2011 02:53:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219965 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219965 Randy Myers FTC Takes Aim at 'Fake News' Websites Advertisements framed as newsy websites are starting to draw the ire of the Federal Trade Commission, and with good reason. Tue, 05 Jul 2011 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219947 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219947 Mikal E. Belicove Finding Your Perfect Franchise Ten sure-fire strategies for tracking down the right one -- and five things to avoid. Tue, 12 Oct 2010 13:32:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217352 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217352 Gwen Moran