The FTC has announced the agenda for its Follow the Leads: A Workshop on Lead Generation, scheduled to take place on October 30 in Washington, DC.
The workshop is intended to explore online lead generation in various industries including lending and education. The event will host the following five panels: (1) Introduction to the Lead Generation Marketplace and Mechanics; (2) Case Study: Lead Generation in Lending; (3) Case Study: Lead Generation in Education; (4) Overview of Consumer Protection Concerns & the Legal Landscape; and (5) Looking Ahead: Protecting & Educating Consumers.
Below is a list of several relevant articles and presentations from our attorneys.
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CFPB Compliance Myths That Deserve Debunking (Article)
Advertising and Marketing Law Fundamentals for Consumer Financial Products and Services (Presentation)
FTC Continues Enforcement Push on Mortgage Lead Generation (Article)
Mortgage Lending: Important Lessons about Advertising, Affiliates, and Authorizations (Article)
Understanding Federal and State AG Financial Services Enforcement Trends (Presentation)
Self-Regulation and the Lead Generation Market (Presentation)
The FTC's Revised .com Disclosures Guide: What Third Party Advertisers and Lead Generators Need to Know (Presentation)
CFPB Examination Procedures for Student Lenders (Article)
Senators Push FTC to Investigate Online "Lead Generators" (Article)
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Investigations and FTC Coordination Tips and Techniques (Presentation)
Telemarketing, E-mail, and Text Message Marketing: Tips to Avoid Lawsuits (Presentation)
Understanding New Restrictions on Advertising GI Bill Benefits (Article)