State AGs Press FTC To Limit Four Loko's Alcohol Content

Law360, New York (November 16, 2011, 7:55 PM EST) -- Regulators in California, New York, Illinois and 33 other jurisdictions urged the Federal Trade Commission on Wednesday to place restrictions on the alcohol content of Four Loko as part of a proposed settlement over the allegedly deceptive marketing of the fruit-flavored malt beverages.

Phusion Projects LLC, the maker of Four Loko, reached a tentative agreement with the FTC on Oct. 3 that required the company to place a warning about the drink’s high alcohol content on the product and to sell the 23.5-ounce, 11 or 12...
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