Federal Trade Commission June 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Adjustment of Civil Monetary Penalty Amounts
Document Number: 2016-15302
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-06-30
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act, as amended, the Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') is increasing the maximum civil penalty amounts within its jurisdiction, as required by the Federal Civil Penalty Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015.
Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. and The Williams Companies, Inc.; Analysis To Aid Public Comment
Document Number: 2016-14092
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-06-15
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the complaint and the terms of the consent orders embodied in the consent agreementthat would settle these allegations.
Practice Fusion, Inc.; Analysis of Proposed Consent Order To Aid Public Comment
Document Number: 2016-14091
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-06-15
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent orderembodied in the consent agreementthat would settle these allegations.
Guide Concerning Fuel Economy Advertising for New Automobiles
Document Number: 2016-13098
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-06-06
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') seeks comments on proposed amendments to the Guide Concerning Fuel Economy Advertising for New Automobiles (``Fuel Economy Guide'' or ``Guide'') to reflect current Environmental Protection Agency (``EPA'') and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (``NHTSA'') fuel economy labeling rules and to consider advertising claims prevalent in the market.
Labeling and Advertising of Home Insulation
Document Number: 2016-13097
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-06-03
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The FTC is extending the deadline for filing public comments on its recent Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for the ``Trade Regulation Rule Concerning the Labeling and Advertising of Home Insulation'' (the ``R-value Rule'' or ``Rule'').