The Obama Trials

America First: the Federal Trade Commission trial of McWane

Pallavi Guniganti

09 November 2017

The legal precedent one can derive from Federal Trade Commission v McWane, based on the ruling by the US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit that upheld the commission’s decision, is much narrower than the agency’s initial concerns, as the commission ultimately dismissed six of the seven counts alleged by complaint counsel.