In an action by the FTC to curtail Defendant's sale of confidential information and require it to disgorge profits, summary judgment for Plaintiff is affirmed where a practice may be "unfair" under the Federal Trade Commission Act (FTCA) even if it does not violate some law independent of the FTCA.
Filed June 29, 2009
Opinion by Judge Hartz
Lawrence DeMille-Wagman, Attorney, Federal Trade Commission, Washington,
William Blumenthal, General Counsel, Federal Trade Commission, Washington,