Case Type Number: 
Statute (Common Name): 
Federal Trade Commission Act
Program Area: 
Consumer Protection
Regulatory Authorities (CFR): 
16 CFR 0.4, 16 CFR 17-260, 16 CFR 408-460
Filed By: 
Federal Agency
Brief Description of Case Type: 
Prohibits unfair methods of competition and unfair or deceptive acts or practices in or affecting commerce. Competition, consumer protection, enforcement.
Relief Available in Actions Filed By Private Parties: 
Attorney Fees/Costs
Relief Available in Actions Filed by Agency: 
Cease and Desist Order
Finding of Violation/Non-Compliance
Verified by Agency: