Federal Trade Commission January 18, 2007 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Guides Concerning the Use to Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising
Document Number: 07-197
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2007-01-18
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') requests public comment on the overall costs, benefits, and regulatory and economic impact of its Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising (``the Guides''), as part of the Commission's systematic review of all current regulations and guides. The Commission is also releasing consumer research it commissioned regarding the messages conveyed by consumer endorsements. The Commission is seeking comment on this research and upon several other specific endorsement-related issues.