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Federal court dismisses FTC's data throttling suit against AT&T

Russell Boniface Sep. 26, 2016, 12:50pm

SAN FRANCISCO – On Aug. 29 the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit dismissed a Federal Trade Commission (FTC) lawsuit against AT&T accusing it of slowing data speeds, or data throttling, on customers subscribed to unlimited smartphone data plans without clearly disclosing the policy.

FTC files suit against Volkswagen over alleged defeat devices

Wadi Reformado Mar. 30, 2016, 3:39pm

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal agency has filed a suit against a car manufacturer alleging that it knowingly violated U.S. environmental law by putting a "defeat device" in its cars that would temporarily reduce emissions in order to pass inspection.

Lumosity sued for allegedly violating Federal Trade Commission Act

Travis Zuellig Jan. 24, 2016, 1:29pm

SAN FRANCISCO — The Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint for permanent injunction and other equitable relief against two individuals and a Delaware corporation they are employed by.