Federal Trade Commission November 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2010-29607
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-24
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 February 28, 2014, the current PRA clearance for information collection requirements contained in its Informal Dispute Settlement Procedures Rule. That clearance expires on February 28, 2011.
Universal Health Services, Inc. and Psychiatric Solutions, Inc.; Analysis of Agreement Containing Consent Orders To Aid Public Comment
Document Number: 2010-29511
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-23
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 draft complaint and the terms of the consent orderembodied in the consent agreementthat would settle these allegations.
Simon Property Group, Inc.; Analysis of Proposed Agreement Containing Consent Orders To Aid Public Comment
Document Number: 2010-29163
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-19
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 draft complaint and the terms of the consent orderembodied in the consent agreementthat would settle these allegations.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2010-29048
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-18
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 seeks public comments on its proposal to extend through December 31, 2013 the current OMB clearance for information collection requirements contained in its Affiliate Marketing Rule (or ``Rule''). That clearance expires on December 31, 2010.
Statement of Policy Regarding Communications in Connection With Collection of a Decedent's Debt
Document Number: 2010-28882
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-17
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The FTC has determined to extend until December 1, 2010, the time period for filing public comments in response to its proposed Statement of Policy Regarding Communications in Connection with Collection of a Decedent's Debt.
Granting of Request for Early Termination of the Waiting Period Under the Premerger Notification Rules
Document Number: 2010-28369
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-15
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Administrative Wage Garnishment
Document Number: 2010-28045
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-11-08
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This final rule establishes debt collection regulations for the Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'' or ``agency'') to conform to the Debt Collection Act of 1982, as amended by the Debt Collection Improvement Act of 1996, the Federal Claims Collection Standards, and other laws applicable to the collection of nontax debts owed to the FTC.
Disclosure Requirements and Prohibitions Concerning Business Opportunities
Document Number: 2010-28044
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-11-08
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') announces the publication of the Staff Report on the Business Opportunity Rule. The Staff Report sets forth the staff's recommendations to the Commission on the various proposed amendments to the Business Opportunity Rule.
Appliance Labeling Rule
Document Number: 2010-27692
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-11-03
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (``Commission'') is issuing technical corrections to the Appliance Labeling Rule (16 CFR Part 305). This document republishes the text of Sec. 305.20(f) concerning catalog requirements not published in the CFR and corrects text in Appendix D4 concerning labels for instantaneous water heaters.