Gross Receipts As Baseline For FTC Contempt Damages Against Advertisers

by Richard B. Newman
The case is FTC v. BlueHippo Funding, LLC, No. 11-374-cv (2d Cir. Aug. 12, 2014). It involves an appeal of the damages component of a 2010 order by the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York that granted, in part, the Federal Trade Commission’s (“FTC”) Motion for Contempt against Blue Hippo for its alleged violation of a 2008 consent order (the “Consent Order”).Read the full article