Ad Law Access

Updates on advertising law and privacy law trends, issues, and developments

What Comes Around…How Chanel’s Win May Help Brands Protect their Rights in the Resale Market

On February 6, 2024, Chanel emerged victorious in its trademark infringement and false advertising lawsuit against luxury reseller What Goes Around Comes Around (“WGACA”). A jury in the U.S. District Court for the…

A Group of 19 State AGs Support the FTC’s Proposed Rule on “Junk Fees”

Another week, another flag on so-called junk fees. The FTC is in the midst of a months-long rulemaking targeting “unfair or deceptive fees” that would fundamentally alter the way businesses can advertise their prices…

FCC Declares TCPA Restrictions Apply to AI-Generated Calls

On February 8, 2024, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) released a Declaratory Ruling to clarify that telemarketing and other calls made to consumers using certain types of artificial…

New Jersey and New Hampshire Set the Pace with 2024 State Privacy Legislation

New Jersey and New Hampshire are the first states out of the gate in what promises to be another busy year in state privacy legislation. On January 16, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed the New Jersey Data…

State AGs Focus on Social Media and its Impact on Youth

As we have discussed, the NAAG President, Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, formally announced her 2024 Presidential Initiative focusing on America’s youth. As we noted, this was consistent with a broader…