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Net losses?

...can't punish anyone by making the "slow lane" slower. And if they did, antitrust regulators such as the Federal Trade Commission could step in.Some also fear that ISPs, such as Comcast, which owns NBCUniversal, will show bias for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-20/net-losses
Tobacco firms Reynolds, Lorillard in merger talks

...overseas.Herzog also noted that Imperial's involvement in the potential deal could help to stem any potential Federal Trade Commission anti-trust concerns by buying up several of the companies' smaller brands.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-11/tobacco-firms-reynolds-lor
FTC lawsuit alleges T-Mobile profited from bogus customer charges

...of dollars from its customers in fraudulent charges. The announcement of a complaint filed in Seattle by the Federal Trade Commission and an inquiry by the Federal Communications Commission is a blow to the reputation of the popular mobile phone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-01/ftc-t-mobile-profited-bogu
Court rules for Pom Wonderful in dispute with Coke

...claiming that its pomegranate juice can treat or prevent heart disease, prostate cancer and other illnesses. The Federal Trade Commission's action is pending at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-12/court-rules-pom-wonderful-
Lawmakers plan hearings on AT&T-DirecTV deal

...T-DirecTV deal will need approval from the Federal Communications Commission and either the Justice Department or Federal Trade Commission.The FCC and Justice Depart ment already are reviewing the Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-19/lawmakers-plan-hearings-at
Your Money: Don't fall prey to springtime scams

...Make sure the salesperson has provided you with the proper "notice of cancellation" form as required under the Federal Trade Commission's "Three-Day Cooling-Off Rule" for contracts signed in the home.? Verify that the contractor is properly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-20/your-money-dont-fall-prey-
Target acknowledges it didn't take immediate action on cyber breach alert

...can't predict the length or extent of any ongoing impact to sales.State and federal agencies, including the Federal Trade Commission and the SEC, are investigating the breach.Target noted that over 80 actions have been filed in courts in many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-14/target-acknowledges-it-did
Herbalife says it is facing civil inquiry from FTC; shares plunge after halt

PORTLAND, Ore. - Herbalife Ltd. says that it is facing an inquiry from the Federal Trade Commission. The company's shares plunged more than 12 percent following a brief halt in trading.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-12/herbalife-says-it-facing-c
Georgia House bill promises antidote to Obamacare affliction

...Federal antitrust complaints, for instance, are investigated by the U.S. Department of Justice or the Federal Trade Commission, whereas state antitrust complaints are investigated by the attorney general of Georgia.The U.S. Supreme...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-03-02/georgia-house-bi
FTC says Snapchat deceived customers

NEW YORK - Snapchat has agreed to settle with the Federal Trade Commission over charges that it deceived customers about the disappearing nature of messages sent through its service and that it collected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-08/ftc-says-snapchat-deceived