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Tuesday, May 22, 2012

CARU Speaking at Women in Children's Media Event


CARU's Senior Legal Associate, Tina Poturica-O'Neill will be speaking this evening at a Women in Children's Media Event entitled, Talking Tech: Social Media for Teens.

Tina will be talking about what's legal and what's not with regards to what you can ask kids under 13 to do online. With everyone connecting on the Internet these days, tweens want to do the same. Come and learn the right way to do it!


Register for this event here.

Monday, May 21, 2012

CARU Determines Advertising and Packaging for Skechers' Toning Shoes for Girls to be Misleading. Featured in Ad Age.


CARU recently closed a case concerning Skechers' toning shoes for girls. This case came right on the heels of the FTC's $40 million settlement over deceptive advertising claims by the company. CARU determined that advertising and packaging for the girls' toning shoes was misleading and implied that the shoes would make the owner more popular and fit.

This case was recently featured in Ad Age. Click here to read more.