FTC warns influencers about relying on Instagram's ad marker
Its employees think the built-in notification doesn't go far enough.
Equifax stock sales prompt DOJ investigation for insider trading
Three officials sold $1.8 million in shares after the company learned of the security breach.
The FTC is investigating Equifax's data breach
The watchdog rarely comments on in-progress cases, but made an exception here.
Senators call for credit report changes after Equifax breach
The reintroduced SECURE Act aims to put more power in consumers’ hands.
YouTubers avoid fine over Valve 'CS:GO' gambling scam
The FTC let them off with less than a slap on the wrist.
Lenovo will pay a $3.5 million fine for preinstalling adware on certain laptops
The company still denies any wrongdoing.
Justice Department takes aim at Hurricane Harvey scammers
Around a dozen agencies are working together to take down illegal activity.
FTC gives Amazon's Whole Foods acquisition the go-ahead
It doesn't believe the mega-deal will hurt competition.
Uber agrees to 20 years of user privacy audits in FTC settlement
It's accused of doing too little to stop abuse of customer data.