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Simons, Chopra, Phillips Nominated to Federal Trade Commission

October 19, 2017

WASHINGTON D.C. — Yesterday, the President nominated Republican Joe Simons to chair the Federal Trade Commission as well as Democrat Rohit Chopra and Republican Noah...


FTC Process Reforms Key for Next Century of Consumer Protection

September 26, 2017

TechFreedom President Testifies before Senate Subcommittee Today WASHINGTON D.C. — Today, TechFreedom President Berin Szóka will testify on the need for FTC reform, particularly in...


In LabMD case, the Courts Must Require More of the FTC

January 4, 2017

WASHINGTON, DC — The Federal Trade Commission must do more to guide companies as they craft internal data security compliance plans — so they have...


#73: On Amazon’s Design, Gov’t Knows Best

May 3, 2016

You may have seen this story in the news: a child runs up thousands of dollars worth of purchases on her parent’s Apple, Google, or...


#50: Regulators Gonna Regulate

March 28, 2016

You may not know much about the most important agency in Washington when it comes to regulating new technologies. The Federal Trade Commission, or FTC...


Law & Economics Experts Should Replace Brill, Wright at FTC

March 22, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC — Today’s  resignation of Commissioner Julie Brill from the Federal Trade Commission (effective March 31) will permit Congress to work in a bipartisan...