FTC Settlement Bars WordSmart from Deceiving Parents With Unsupported Claims About its Education Products

Educational services company WordSmart Corporation and its president have agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that they deceptively marketed the company’s programs to the parents of school-age children in advertising that included a television infomercial featuring quiz show host Alex Trebek. The settlement order prohibits WordSmart and David A. Kay from misrepresenting the benefits […]