Tag Archives: Social media

FTC Updates Advertising Guides and Increases Scrutiny

On June 29th, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released updated rules to combat deceptive advertisements and endorsements. Along with new endorsement guidelines and answers to FAQs, these new rules mark a potential new era of FTC enforcement for advertisers who participate in online marketing.   There have been huge shifts in the social media advertising landscape … Continue Reading

Coping with Social Media in the Workplace III

Whether employers like it or not, their employees are using social media. Since that can put the employer's business at risk, it's a good idea to have policies in place governing such use. The NLRB has recently provided some useful, and possibly surprising, guidance for social media policies.… Continue Reading