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For Your Information:
Announced Actions for October 13, 2004

Petition for approval of proposed license back agreement: The Commission has received a petition from BayerCropScience AG (BCS), requesting FTC approval to amend the Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) between BCS and BASF Aktiengesellschaft (BASF) to permit an exclusive license back to BSC for the agricultural use of the chemical insecticide active ingredient Fipronil.

Commission approval of final consent order: Following a public comment period, the Commission has approved a final consent order in the matter concerning Bonzi Software, Inc., Joe Bonzi, and Jay Bonzi. More...


For Release: October 13, 2004
FTC Cautions Consumers about Voter Registration Scams

Have you received an unsolicited phone call from someone claiming to represent your local election board or another civic group who asks for your Social Security number or credit card number to confirm your eligibility or registration to vote? More...


For Release: October 13, 2004
Canadian Enterprise to Stop Selling Nonexistent Credit Cards

A federal district court has ordered a Montreal-based enterprise to stop calling consumers and selling nonexistent credit cards. More...


For Release: October 12, 2004
FTC, International Agencies Adopt Action Plan on Spam Enforcement

The Federal Trade Commission has joined forces with agencies around the world to combat spam on a global level with an Action Plan on Spam Enforcement. More...


Media Advisory: October 12, 2004
Chicago Consumer Agencies Host Consumer Outreach Forum to Address Fraud Directed at Hispanics

A new FTC fraud survey shows that Hispanics are more than twice as likely to be targets of consumer fraud as is the general public. More...


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