Federal Trade Commission Decisions, Volume 45

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950

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Page 29 - Act or the rules and regulations prescribed under section 8 (b), is unlawful and shall be an unfair method of competition, and an unfair and deceptive act or practice, in commerce under the Federal Trade Commission Act.
Page 554 - SEC. 12. (a) It shall be unlawful for any person, partnership, or corporation to disseminate, or cause to be disseminated, any false advertisementó (1) By United States mails, or in commerce by any means, for the purpose of inducing, or which is likely to induce, directly or indirectly the purchase of food, drugs, devices or cosmetics...
Page 620 - The signatory Powers whose legislation may not now be adequate engage to take, or recommend to their legislatures, such measures as may be necessary to prevent the use, by private persons or by societies other than those upon which this convention confers the right thereto, of the emblem or name of the Red Cross or Geneva Cross, particularly for commercial purposes by means of trade-marks or commercial labels.
Page 305 - ... not only representations made or suggested by statement, word, design, device, sound, or any combination thereof, but also the extent to which the advertisement fails to reveal facts material in the light of such representations or material with respect to consequences which may result from the use of the commodity to which the advertisement relates under the conditions prescribed in said advertisement, or under such conditions as are customary or usual.
Page 20 - COMPLAINT Pursuant to the provisions of the Federal Trade Commission Act. and by virtue of the authority vested in it by said Act, the Federal Trade Commission, having reason to believe that H & R Block, Inc., a corporation, hereinafter referred to as respondent...
Page 27 - ... commerce" is defined in the Federal Trade Commission Act, do forthwith cease and desist from entering into, continuing, cooperating in, or carrying out any planned common course of action, understanding, agreement, combination, or conspiracy...
Page 191 - This preamble directs that all of the respondents "do forthwith cease and desist from entering into, continuing, cooperating in, or carrying out any planned common course of action, understanding or agreement, combination or conspiracy, between and among any two or more of said respondents, or between any one or more of said respondents and others not parties hereto, to do or perform any of the following things.
Page 269 - Co. (Indiana), a corporation, and its officers, representatives, agents, and employees, directly or through any corporate or other device, in connection with the sale or distribution of gasoline in commerce, as "commerce...
Page 260 - In addition to charging the respondents with the use of unfair methods of competition and unfair and deceptive acts and practices in commerce...

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