FTC Obtains Court Order Halting Telemarketing Scheme that Preyed on Spanish Speaking Consumers

At the Federal Trade Commission’s request, a federal court has halted an operation whose telemarketers in Peru allegedly used deceptive and abusive tactics to sell products for learning English to Spanish-speaking consumers throughout the United States. The court froze the defendants’ assets pending resolution of the case. According to the FTC’s complaint, the defendants sold […]