FTC and ICPEN Launch New Online Tools for Sharing Data about International Scams
U.S.: Joint Antitrust Statement regarding COVID-19 (FTC and DOJ)
US: Restraining order for “CoronavirusMedicalKit.com”
Kansas: authorities provided free document shredding
What Does a Price Fixer Look Like? (Audio)
US: Department of Transportation new Notice of Proposed Rulemaking – “Defining Unfair or Deceptive Practices”
FTC: Coronavirus: Scammers follow the headlines.
Scammers are taking advantage of fears surrounding the Coronavirus. They’re setting up websites to sell bogus products, and using fake emails, texts, and social media posts as a ruse to take your money and get your personal information.
It’s the National Consumer Protection Week (March 1-7, 2020), a time to help people understand their consumer rights and make well-informed decisions about money.
US: 1st autobots regulation
El Departamento de Derecho Económico invita a los interesados al centro de estudios, cuyo objetivo es mostrar los principales aspectos del “Test de la presión al alza de precios” (o UPP, por sus siglas en inglés) en el análisis de integraciones, presentado por Farrell y Shapiro (2010). Esta prueba permite una rápida medición de posibles…
“This academic resource introduces planned obsolescence as a business strategy based on the design o planning, projection and control of the useful lifetime of numerous products in order to boost demand and stimulate consumption, encouraging individuals to purchase after the loss of functionality of its assets or its expiration. It also examines the most significant…
Harvard Law Review DEC 10, 2018 Article by Eric A. Posner, Glen Weyl & Suresh Naidu “Recent research indicates that labor market power has contributed to wage inequality and economic stagnation. Although the antitrust laws prohibit firms from restricting competition in labor markets as in product markets, the government does little to address the labor market problem, and private litigation…