The Federal Trade Commission filed suit on Wednesday against DirecTV, claiming that the satcaster is engaging in deceptive advertising practices in marketing a discounted 12-month programming…
Ratings and consumer research firm Nielsen announced an agreement with the Federal Trade Commission that gives it clearance for the proposed $1.3 billion acquisition of Arbitron, which measures radio…
Clearing one of two crucial regulatory hurdles, Universal Music Group's pending acquisition of EMI Music's label assets has been approved in Europe.
The media biz better go lite when it comes to airing bogus weight-loss advertisements, the Federal Trade Commission said Wednesday.
The Federal Trade Commission has nixed a request by Liberty Media topper John Malone to up the company's stake in AOL Time Warner and lift restrictions on his shareholder voting rights.
Film studios, music labels and exhibitors are on high alert as the Federal Trade Commission gets ready to deliver a major report card next week on how well the entertainment biz has done in making…