FTC Adds More Defendants To Government Grant Case

Law360, New York (April 27, 2010, 3:46 PM EDT) -- The Federal Trade Commission has added four individuals, 15 corporate entities and five allegations — including the false marketing of supposed credit programs, business opportunities and health products — to a case alleging that the defendants deceptively promised free government grant money to consumers while failing to disclose the actual cost of their products.

An amended complaint, filed April 21 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada and announced Tuesday by the FTC, charged the defendants with participating in not only the grant...
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