Federal Trade Commission August 2009 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Telemarketing Sales Rule Fees
Document Number: E9-20252
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-08-25
Agency: Rin 3084-Aa98, Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (the ``Commission'' or ``FTC'') is amending its Telemarketing Sales Rule (``TSR'') by updating the fees charged to entities accessing the National Do Not Call Registry (the ``Registry'') as required by the Do-Not-Call Registry Fee Extension Act of 2007.
Health Breach Notification Rule
Document Number: E9-20142
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-08-25
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') is issuing this final rule, as required by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the ``Recovery Act'' or ``the Act''). The rule requires vendors of personal health records and related entities to notify consumers when the security of their individually identifiable health information has been breached.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: E9-20141
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-08-21
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA''). The FTC is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through September 30, 2012, the current PRA clearance requirements contained in the FTC
Pure Bamboo, LLC et al.; Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E9-19810
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-08-19
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 or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the complaint and the terms of the consent order embodied in the consent agreement that would settle these allegations.
Sami Designs LLC et al.; Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment
Document Number: E9-19807
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-08-19
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 or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the complaint and the terms of the consent order embodied in the consent agreement that would settle these allegations.
Telemarketing Sales Rule
Document Number: E9-19749
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2009-08-19
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In this document, the FTC issues a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (``NPRM'' or ``Notice'') to amend the FTC's Telemarketing
CSE, Inc., et al.; Analysis of Proposed Consent Order To Aid Public Comment
Document Number: 09-19806
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-08-19
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 or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the complaint and the terms of the consent order embodied in the consent agreement that would settle these allegations.
Prohibitions on Market Manipulation
Document Number: E9-19257
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-08-12
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In this document, the Federal Trade Commission (``Commission'' or ``FTC'') issues its Statement of Basis and Purpose (``SBP'') and final Rule, pursuant to Section 811 of Subtitle B of Title VIII of The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (``EISA'').\1\ The final Rule prohibits any person, directly or indirectly, in connection with the purchase or sale of crude oil, gasoline, or petroleum distillates at wholesale, from knowingly engaging in any act, practice, or course of business - including the making of any untrue statement of material fact - that operates or would operate as a fraud or deceit upon any person, or intentionally failing to state a material fact that under the circumstances renders a statement made by such person misleading, provided that such omission distorts or is likely to distort market conditions for any such product.
Rule Concerning the Use of Prenotification Negative Option Plans
Document Number: E9-19123
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2009-08-11
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The FTC re-opens the time period for filing public comments in response to its Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and Request for Public Comments for sixty (60) days.