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State To Receive Settlement Over Phone Charges

Washington state will receive more than $807,000 under a settlement with AT&T Mobility LLC over unauthorized phone charges.

CBS Seattle–10/08/2014

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FTC To Retailers: Drop Your Caffeinated Drawers

If you purchased caffeine-infused underwear because of promises it will make you thinner, federal regulators say you were hoodwinked — but at least you can get your money back.


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FTC Sues Amazon

The move had been expected since last week, when Amazon said it wouldn’t settle with the FTC over the charges

CBS Seattle–07/10/2014

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FTC Says T-Mobile Made ‘Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars’ In Bogus Charges

The Federal Trade Commission claims Bellevue-based mobile giant T-Mobile has been placing hidden charges in phone bills for a premium texting service that was never authorized by customers.

CBS Seattle–07/01/2014

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FTC Says ADT Settles Deceptive Reviews Charges

U.S. regulators said Thursday that ADT Corp. paid experts to recommend its home security products on media outlets without disclosing their connection to the company.