Baby Literacy Co. Reaches $185M Deal With FTC Over Ads

Law360, New York (August 28, 2012, 6:12 PM EDT) -- The Federal Trade Commission has reached a $185 million settlement with two of the three defendants in its suit over the alleged false marketing of Your Baby Can Read!, a program that claims it can teach literacy to children as young as 9 months old, the agency said Tuesday.

Your Baby Can LLC and its former CEO Hugh Penton Jr. agreed to accept a $185 million consent judgment — equivalent to the company's sales since January 2008 — and to avoid further use of the term...
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Case Information

Case Title

Federal Trade Commission v. Your Baby Can, LLC et al

Case Number



California Southern

Nature of Suit

Commerce ICC Rates, Etc.


Dana M. Sabraw

Date Filed

August 27, 2012


Government Agencies

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