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consumer protection

ntutela dei consumatori
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AMD Settles For $12.1M In False Advertising Lawsuit
Diamond's lawsuit accuses the firms, along with Defendant, US Consumer Attorneys, PA of false advertising, unfair competition, and tortious interference with contracts between Diamond and its members.
Canada Goose, which has faced a probe by the Federal Trade Commission over allegations of false advertising for over a year, has made "sweeping changes" to its web site and other marketing materials about its animal sourcing standards, Fickenscher says, citing documents.
However, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) believes otherwise and says that Samsung's claims amount to false advertising. The South Korean tech giant has been accused of misleading customers on the "water resistance" capabilities of its Galaxy S smartphones.
Dutton had warned anyone considering illegal migration not to be fooled by the lies and false advertising of people smugglers.
Although the Ninth Circuit's memorandum decision is marked "Not for Publication" and therefore is non-precedential under Ninth Circuit rules, the decision is still worth noting, as jury verdicts in class action false advertising cases are rare.
Previously, the Ninth Circuit had resolved a circuit split and held that a previously deceived consumer may have standing to seek an injunction against false advertising or labeling if he or she sufficiently alleges intent to repurchase the product in the future.
Now the parent company, Pendragon Motor Group, has been fined PS134,000 at Teesside magistrates court after being found guilty of false advertising.
It is the latest addition to Google's continued efforts at combating false advertising arising out of its platform.
It covers the US trademark system, distinctiveness, functionality, registration, geographical limits on trademark rights, confusion-based trademark liability theories, non-confusion-based claims, permissible uses of another's trademark, false advertising, endorsement, attribution, and remedies.
The General Authority for Consumer Protection calls on all merchants and suppliers to abide by the provisions of the Consumer Protection Law and its executive regulations and the decisions issued by the Authority and to adhere to transparency and credibility; to stay away from misleading advertisements and false advertising when promoting goods and services.
Frankfurt: German prosecutors widened an emissions cheating investigation into Audi, Volkswagen`s luxury carmaker, to include the brand`s Chief Executive Rupert Stadler among the suspects accused of fraud and false advertising.