FTC Announces Regulatory Reform Measures Ranging from TVs and Textiles to Energy Labels and Email
Federal Trade Commission press release ------ As part of Federal Trade Commission Acting Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen’s regulatory reform initiative, the FTC is taking steps to ensure that its rules and guides keep pace with technological advances in the marketplace while continuing the agency’s mission to protect consumers and promote competition without unduly burdening legitimate business. “Regulations can be important tools in protecting consumers, but when they are outdated, excessive, or unnecessary, they can create significant burdens on the U.S. economy, with little benefit,” said Acting Chairman Ohlhausen. “Private firms face constant market pressure to innovate and improve, and I see no reason why government should operate any differently. American taxpayers should expect nothing less from us,” Ohlhausen further stated. To get more in depth information click on the picture below to read the article.