Federal Trade Commission December 23, 2021 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Trade Regulation Rule on Impersonation of Government and Businesses
Document Number: 2021-27731
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-12-23
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (``Commission'') proposes to commence a rulemaking proceeding to address certain deceptive or unfair acts or practices of impersonation. The Commission is soliciting written comment, data, and arguments concerning the need for such a rulemaking to prevent persons, entities, and organizations from impersonating government agencies or staff and businesses or their agents.