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Federal Trade Commission

The Federal Trade Commission was created in 1914 by the administration of Woodrow Wilson. It built upon the Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890 and efforts to break up the monopoly held by Standard Oil

This page lists simply lists rulings that I encounter as I research the merger history of corporations and the history of companies in the Mountain West.

Sample FTC Disclosure

In 2009: The FTC started requiring that web sites place a huge yellow block warning people not to click on a link if there is any change that the web site might profit from the link. This is my disclosure:

I wrote the disclosure below according the FTC guidelines and saw an immediate 80% drop in income:

The Anti Trust Division of the Department of Justice also files suits.

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