Fur Labeling: Hearings, Eighty-second Congress, First Session, April 17, 18, 19, and 20, 1951
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1951 - Advertising - 182 pages
Considers (82) H.R. 538, (82) H.R. 2099, (82) H.R. 3734, (82) H.R. 2321.
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Page 2 - commerce" means commerce between any State, Territory, or possession of the United States, or the District of Columbia, and any place outside thereof; or between points within the same State, Territory, or possession, or the 1 District of Columbia, but through any place outside thereof; or within any Territory or possession or the District of Columbia. (k) The term "United States" means the several States, the District of Columbia, and the Territories and possessions of the United States.
Page 5 - ... if he establishes a guaranty or undertaking signed by, and containing the name and address of, the person residing in the United States from whom he received in good faith the article, to the effect, in case of an alleged violation of section 301 (a), that such article is not adulterated or misbranded, within the meaning of this Act...
Page 2 - Act or the rules and regulations prescribed under section 8 (b), is unlawful and shall be an unfair method of competition, and an unfair and deceptive act or practice, in commerce under the Federal Trade Commission Act.
Page 2 - ... (E) the name, or other identification issued and registered by the Commission, of one or more of the persons who manufacture such fur product for introduction into commerce, introduce it into commerce, sell it in commerce^ advertise or offer it for sale in commerce, or transport or distribute it in commerce ; (F) the name of the country of origin of any imported furs used in the fur product...
Page 5 - ... an unfair or deceptive act or practice, in commerce within the meaning of the Federal Trade Commission Act.
Page 4 - Act ; and (2) to cooperate on matters related to the purposes of this Act with any department or agency of the Government; with any State, Territory, or possession or with the District of Columbia ; or with any department, agency, or political subdivision thereof ; or with any person.
Page 5 - Commission to cease and desist made thereon has become final within the meaning of section 5, would be to the interest of the public, the Commission by any of its attorneys designated by it for such purpose may bring suit in a district court of the United States...
Page 5 - Commission by rules or regulations may prescribe. ".(b) It shall be unlawful for any person to furnish, with respect to any wearing apparel or fabric, a false guaranty (except a person relying upon a guaranty to the same effect received in good faith signed by and containing the name and address of the person residing in the United States...
Page 5 - ... the Commission by any of its attorneys designated by it for such purpose may bring suit in a district court of the United States or in the United States court of any Territory, to enjoin the dissemination or the causing of the dissemination of such advertisement. Upon proper showing a temporary injunction or restraining order shall be granted without bond.