Regulation and Compliance

From subscription offers, free trials, special promotions, marketing copy, auto-renewal notification, consumer privacy, financial reporting, payment processes, and more – there are a lot of laws that subscription, membership, and recurring-revenue companies need to understand and comply with.

Here are some of our most popular and evergreen content focused on Compliance and Regulation to help you stay on the right side of the law:

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Check out all of our Compliance and Regulation information below – both news and subscriber-only – organized by date:

Subscription Show 2020 Q&A with CEO Kathy Greenler Sexton

Subscription Show 2020 Preview: What to Expect

Subscription Show 2020 starts October 5. Here Subscription Insider and Authority Media CEO Kathy Greenler Sexton shares a preview.
Weekly Subscription News, Nov. 28, 2020: Babies, Baking and Brands

Weekly Subscription News: Sales, Settlements and Streaming Services

Peacock and Roku reach an agreement, Facebook settles a massive privacy suit in Illinois, and streaming service Quibi wants a new owner.
Five on Friday: Lawsuits, Newsletter Platforms and SEO Tips

Five on Friday: Lawsuits, Newsletter Platforms and SEO Tips

We share a TikTop update, 10 SEO tips to drive traffic to your website, , and newsletter platforms like Substack attract journalists.
Apple Reports Record Revenue of $64.7B in Q4 FY20

Apple Makes It Easier for Developers to Challenge App Store Decisions

It's official. Apple has updated its app review process, so developers can challenge decisions made by Apple and the App Store.
Five on Friday, September 11, 2020

Five on Friday: Alphabet, Elevate Scholarships and Election Night

INMA and GNI partner on Elevate Scholarships, Reuters & FB team up for election night and Stars & Stripes will get federal funding after all.
Legal Insider

FTC Enforcement Action Against ABCMouse for $10 Million

The FTC just announced another settlement against an online marketer for millions, this time $10,000, against its acquisition of new consumers for its online subscription services without complying with federal law, in particular the Restore Online Shoppers Confidence Act (ROSCA). Lisa B. Dubrow, Esq. explains.
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Weekly Subscription News, Nov. 28, 2020: Babies, Baking and Brands

Weekly Subscription News: Payments, In-App Purchases and Antitrust Probe

FTC interviews Mark Zuckerberg in antitrust probe, Netflix rolls out content shuffling, and Spotify has a counterfeit podcast problem.
Thousands of Consumers File Complaints with BBB Against Weight Loss App Noom

Weight Loss App Noom Generates Thousands of Consumer Complaints to BBB

Thousands of consumers have filed complaints with the Better Business Bureau against weight loss app Noom for misleading free trials.
Epic Games to Launch Fortnite Crew Game Subscription Service

Epic Games Sues Apple for Banning Fortnite from App Store

Epic Games, creator of Fortnite, is suing Apple for anti-competitive and monopolistic behavior and for banning Fortnite from the App Store.
Legal Insider

Summary of FTC Mail Order Rule

Lisa B. Dubrow, Esq. explains a new FTC rule for companies who have had delayed orders during Covid-19.
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