August 14, 2012 | DRMA Voice, Response Magazine

Nutrisystem’s Pinterest Testimonials Found to Violate FTC Guidelines

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The article addresses the unique legal risks to companies using social media to reach out to potential and existing customers, and highlights the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) role in closely regulating social media practices.

A recent case involving Nutrisystem and its use of the popular photo-sharing website, Pinterest, serves as an example of how companies can find themselves in legal quandaries with the FTC as a result of social media activity.

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