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Deceptive Advertising

Light Cigarettes

    Light Cigarettes
What are light cigarettes? Light cigarettes were developed in the 1970's by the tobacco industry. The tobacco industry claimed that light cigarettes have reduced levels of tar, nicotine and other
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Bait And Switch Advertising

Bait and switch advertising is a violation of consumer laws. It is a type of fraudulent business practice where one party, such as a manufacturer or business, will offer the
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Deceptive Advertising Definition

Deceptive advertising, also known as false advertising, refers to a manufacturer's use of confusing, misleading, or blatantly untrue statements when promoting a product. Advertising law will protect consumers from deceptive
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Deceptive Advertising Overview

Deceptive Advertising DefinitionDeceptive advertising refers to the use of confusing or untrue statements by advertisers in an attempt to mislead the consumer. It is also known as false advertising. Advertising
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Telemarketing & Electronic Advertising

Telemarketing is a business practice in which businesses solicit consumers through telephone calls to their homes or places of business.
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Online Deceptive Advertising

Deceptive advertising refers to the use of confusing or untrue promises by an advertiser in order to mislead the consumer.
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FTC Regulations Against Deception

The major responsibility of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is to protect consumers against unfair practices. This United States Government Agency was established in 1914 by the Federal Trade Commission
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