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FTC accuses 9 Canadian, U.S. defendants of scamming small businesses with Internet services

By Marian Johns | Jan 4, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. — An Illinois district court has ordered nine Canadian and U.S. defendants accused of scamming small businesses with Internet-related services to pay more than $4.6 million, according to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

California federal court grants FTC motion to temporarily stop 'Internet marketing scam'

By Marian Johns | Nov 30, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) allegations against Apex Capital Group, LLC of deceptive marketing for online products have resulted in a California U.S. district court granting a motion to temporary ban the company's operation.

FTC: Office supply scam victims to receive part of $647,000 payout

By Marian Johns | Nov 30, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Nonprofit organizations along with churches, schools and small businesses that were victims of an office supply scam will receive part of a more than $647,000 payout, according to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

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