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“Affiliate Network” of Internet Advertisers — Deceiving Consumers

April 11, 2013
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Defendants will Pay $1 Million to Settle Charges The Federal Trade Commission has charged the Coleadium, Inc. affiliate network which uses the name “Ads4Dough,” and its owner, with recruiting affiliate marketers that made deceptive claims on fake news sites to promote acai berry supplements, and so-called “colon cleansers,” as weight-loss products. According to the...
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Children’s Online Privacy Laws

September 14, 2012
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Children’s Online Privacy Laws

The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) requires businesses to follow specific rules and regulations when collecting online data from children. The rule applies to any commercial website or online service directed at or collecting information from children under the age of 13. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) offers several publications providing guidance to...
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Website Accessibility Facts & Laws

February 20, 2009
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W3C stands for the World Wide Web Consortium. W3C is an international consortium that work together to develop web standards. W3C’s mission is: “To lead the World Wide Web to its full potential by developing protocols and guidelines that ensure long-term growth for the Web.” Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) Website accessibility is an on-going...
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