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The Big Four FTC Rules Car Dealers Fear Most Are One Step Closer to Reality
The Big Four FTC Rules Car Dealers Fear Most Are One Step Closer to Reality

31 Aug 2022, 06:54 UTC / The car-buying process might get a lot easier very soon. There are new changes incoming. If approved, they’ll turn into a huge win for the consumers

 
Tesla's Autopilot Concerns on FTC's Radar, Instigated by Mounting Pressure From Congress
Tesla's Autopilot Concerns on FTC's Radar, Instigated by Mounting Pressure From Congress

10 Jun 2022, 09:14 UTC / U.S Congress members urged the FTC to investigate the mounting complaints. They said the automaker misled its consumers endangering their lives

 
FTC Takes Extended Warranty Company to Court for Robocalls That Led to a Scam
FTC Takes Extended Warranty Company to Court for Robocalls That Led to a Scam

16 Feb 2022, 15:31 UTC / A company that was selling extended car warranties over the phone using robocalls will have to defend itself in court against the FTC. They made over $6 million

 
U.S. Senators Urge FTC to Investigate Tesla About Self-Driving Claims
U.S. Senators Urge FTC to Investigate Tesla About Self-Driving Claims

18 Aug 2021, 12:33 UTC / The Senate Democrats Richard Blumenthal and Edward Markey wrote a letter to Lina Khan asking the Federal Trade Commission to investigate Tesla.

 
NASA Astronaut Accused by Ex of First Crime in Space
NASA Astronaut Accused by Ex of First Crime in Space

27 Aug 2019, 12:12 UTC / Anne McClain is in the middle of a separation and custody dispute, and her ex-spouse claims she accessed her bank account from space, committing identity theft

 
FTC Ruling Will Lead To Certified Used Cars With Unfixed Recalls
FTC Ruling Will Lead To Certified Used Cars With Unfixed Recalls

25 Dec 2016, 16:43 UTC / A new ruling of the Federal Trade Commission could allow dealers to sell certified pre-owned cars that were recalled without having them fixed.

 
Volkswagen Gets Sued by the FTC for Its “Deceptive” Diesel Ads
Volkswagen Gets Sued by the FTC for Its “Deceptive” Diesel Ads

29 Mar 2016, 15:52 UTC / Volkswagen will only get tangled deeper and deeper in the Dieselgate fiasco. The Federal Trade Commision is the latest U.S. organization to sue the carmaker

 
Using Aftermarket Parts and Independent Repair Shops Won't Void Your MINI Warranty
Using Aftermarket Parts and Independent Repair Shops Won't Void Your MINI Warranty

20 Mar 2015, 10:36 UTC / BMW settled an administrative dispute with the US Federal Trade Commission regarding an unclear statement in the user's manual

 
Senator Complains, Judge Pulls the Plug on Car Warranty Calls
Senator Complains, Judge Pulls the Plug on Car Warranty Calls

18 May 2009, 12:28 UTC / When thousands of “mortals” are annoyed, things usually go unnoticed, but when a great Senator has a problem, the situation is taken care of with great haste. We recently reported th...

 
Chrysler-Fiat Alliance Gets the Green Light From US FTC
Chrysler-Fiat Alliance Gets the Green Light From US FTC

15 May 2009, 07:27 UTC / Although some people said that a potential alliance between Chrysler and Fiat would result in one of the biggest automakers in the US that could rule the roost in the country, the US Federal Trade C...