ftc


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

ftc

(optics)
References in periodicals archive ?
The FTC questions whether a claim is important to a consumer's decision making or whether a reasonable consumer would consider the claim to be "puffery.
However, what the FTC considers "strong" is still to be determined.
The FTC has alleged that from at least August 2010, this California-based operation sold fraudulent mortgage assistance services on its websites and through telemarketing.
This culminates a five-year regulatory process by the FTC that has included consumer perception surveys, workshops and public comment.
The FTC and SEC regulations are available at their Web sites--www.
The goal of the FTC is simple: to avoid double taxation of the same income by the country of origin and the United States.
CME's report flags and raises issues to think about," says an FTC official.
904(d) (2)(F), income that attracts a relatively high foreign tax (high-taxed income) is not passive income for purposes of the separate FTC limitation on passive income.
These agencies are the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (FRB), Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS), National Credit Union Administration, Securities and Exchange Commission, and the FTC.
Executives of major Hollywood studios referred inquiries on the FTC study to their Washington lobbyist Jack Valenti, president of the Motion Picture Association of America.
The Credit Repair Organizations Act is one weapon the FTC uses to combat credit repair frauds.