Tag: Federal Trade Commission

July 26, 2010

In Rare Ruling, Court Permits Discovery Into Motives Behind FTC Subpoena

When a U.S. magistrate judge in the District of Columbia issued his ruling in Federal Trade Commission v. Bisaro on July 13, 2010, permitting limited discovery of certain FTC officials regarding an agency subpoena, it had been more than three decades since the D.C. Circuit had found that “extraordinary circumstances” were present that warranted discovery… Read More