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‘Gag Clauses’ Illegal, FTC Reminds Marketers

‘Gag Clauses’ Illegal, FTC Reminds Marketers by Wendy Davis, Staff Writer @wendyndavis, February 22, 2017 The Federal Trade Commission is reminding businesses that they aren’t allowed to prohibit consumers from posting reviews online. In guidance issued this week, the agency recommends that companies review their standardized contracts and remove any clauses that may violate the … Continue reading ‘Gag Clauses’ Illegal, FTC Reminds Marketers

Google Sues SEO Firm For Making False Partnership Claims In Illegal Robocalls

After demanding the false claims and robocalls stop more than a year ago, Google brings legal action against the agency. Ginny Marvin on September 17, 2015 On Wednesday, Google took legal action against a search marketing firm for allegedly making illegal automated calls to small businesses and falsely claiming to be working for or with … Continue reading Google Sues SEO Firm For Making False Partnership Claims In Illegal Robocalls