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Definition(s):

  • (n) an independent agency of the United States federal government that maintains fair and free competition; enforces federal antitrust laws; educates the public about identity theft

News

  1. FTC to Launch Broad Study of Patent Trolls

    The FTC announcement comes as suits by patent assertion entities are estimated to account for more than 60 percent of all patent litigation,
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Law.com

  2. NetAppVoice: Patent Trolls Blasted From All Sides: Now FTC Drops Bomb

    FTC Chair, Edith Ramirez, to subpoena PAEs.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Forbes

  3. FTC loses patience with patent trolls

    The FTC is soon to take on firms that exist purely to buy and collect royalties on patents.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: ZDNet

Quotes

  1. "Antitrust investigations into Intel are springing up everywhere except Washington," Schumer said Thursday. "The FTC needs to stop looking the other way on Intel and start getting serious about enforcing antitrust law."
    on Jan 10, 2008 By: Charles Schumer Source: Forbes

  2. "We've been waiting for the FTC to act," said Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., who has recently written the FTC to ask why the rule-making was being delayed.
    on May 1, 2008 By: Maria Cantwell Source: FOXNews

  3. Mountain View, California-based Google Inc. is "not concerned that the choice of the FTC brings in some new issue that we had not thought about," Schmidt said.
    on May 29, 2007 By: Eric Schmidt Source: International Herald Tribune

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