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Vaping illnesses turn focus to OLCC"s consumer protection role

“I think it’s the future of our agency,” OLCC chief says......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2019

Officials believe vitamin E oil is playing a pivotal role in the outbreak of vaping-related lung illnesses, after 39 deaths

Shutterstock Investigators said vitamin E acetate, an ingredient found in canola, soy, and corn oil, appe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 8th, 2019

OLCC asks for cannabis vaping product "review"

Oregon cannabis regulators are calling on retailers “to review the vape cartridges and vaping devices available for consumer sale” in the wake of the outbreak of lung ailments associated with e-cigarette use. It’s one of three voluntary steps.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2019

Trump appointee to turn Wall Street watchdog CFPB into financial literacy program

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was founded after the 2008 financial crisis to level the playing field between the financial services industry and ordinary Americans......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 17th, 2019

Mick Mulvaney defends CFPB role: "I have not burned the place down"

Mick Mulvaney says he's not trying to destroy the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, which he once pushed to abolish and now leads......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 11th, 2018

Mick Mulvaney fires all 25 members of consumer watchdog"s advisory board

The board had played an influential role in advising the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's leadership. But members held a news conference to criticize Mulvaney for, among other things, canceling legally required meetings......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 6th, 2018

US STOCKS-S&P 500, Nasdaq end higher; investors turn focus to Fed - Nasdaq

NasdaqUS STOCKS-S&P 500, Nasdaq end higher; investors turn focus to FedNasdaq... * U.S. consumer prices increased moderately in May. * Twitter jumps after J.P. Morgan price tar.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 12th, 2018

New York State hires consumer protections official

A top official at the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau known for levying a $1 billion fine against Wells Fargo & Co. for fraud is taking over the lead banking-oversight role for the attorney... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 26th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks retreat, but set for weekly gains, as investors focus on weak consumer sales and coronavirus spread

Stocks slump in Friday afternoon trade after bouncing between small gains and losses earlier, as investors parse mixed data on the strength of the U.S. consumer......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2020

Stocks turn lower amid earnings and consumer data

Stocks turned lower Friday as Wall Street assessed disappointing consumer data and strong earnings to end a solid week of gains......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 14th, 2020

Dublin business closed by cyber attack sued by Ohio Attorney General

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is suing a Dublin product-launch company that abruptly closed in December, saying it failed to deliver promised services in violation of state consumer protection laws. The complaint against Idea Buyer LLC does not men.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2020

MarketWatch First Take: IBM’s Ginni Rometty leaves behind a mixed legacy as CEO

IBM Corp. investors are hoping that incoming CEO Arvind Krishna will bring the same relentless focus on the cloud that Satya Nadella brought to help turn around Microsoft Corp......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 30th, 2020

These business tasks should be outsourced

As successful brand builders, we are often asked, “What is the biggest single mistake that new consumer product brand builders make?” Our answer is always the same: “They focus on production and not on sales!” Unfortunately, the first thing th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 30th, 2020

Exec who coined "Cyber Monday" moves to Consumer Brands Association

The National Retail Federation executive widely credited with coining the term “Cyber Monday” will join the leadership team at the Consumer Brands Association as executive vice president of industry engagement. In her new role, Ellen Davis will .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 29th, 2020

Focus at Goldman"s first investor day will be on its consumer bank Marcus

As Goldman Sachs Group Inc approaches its first-ever investor day on Wednesday, all eyes are on its tiniest business division, the consumer bank, and how the Wall Street powerhouse will get it to grow......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 29th, 2020

Will Teva Stock Collapse Before It Fixes Its Problems?

Teva Pharmaceuticals has been under fire for its role in the opioid crisis and for pricing fixing of some drugs, often at many times their market value. Is there any sign of a turn around for this........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 28th, 2020

Berlin court rules against Facebook over consumer-data protection, WSJ reports

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 24th, 2020

The Supreme Court could upend consumer financial protection

The Supreme Court is hearing a case about the future of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and justices may rule the agency to be unconstitutional. That would throw the status quo into disarray......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 24th, 2020

Supreme Court could upend consumer protection as we know it

The Supreme Court is hearing a case about the future of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and justices may rule the agency to be unconstitutional. That would throw the status quo into disarray......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 24th, 2020

The Supreme Court could upend consumer financial protection as we know it

The Supreme Court is hearing a case about the future of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and justices may rule the agency to be unconstitutional. That would throw the status quo into disarray......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcJan 24th, 2020

20 consumer rights you should know

Expired points, travel gone wrong, and door-to-door sales pressure are just some of the hazards from which some new, and not-so-new, regulations provide protection. Let's take a closer look......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 23rd, 2020