New FTC Commissioners Confirmed

It has been quiet on the FCC front as all hands seem to be focused on the upcoming National Broadband Plan. In the meantime, I didn’t want this development at the FTC to go unnoticed. Our firm’s sister blog, Adlawaccess, provided this report on the confirmation of two new Commissioners. A statement by the FTC Chairman is available here.

With the FTC active in enforcement on prepaid card and mobile marketing matters, and with the FTC seeking an end to the common carrier exception” to its jurisdiction, it is worth monitoring activities at the FTC.