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838 F.3d 158 *; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 17383 **; 2016-2 Trade Cas. (CCH) P79,778
FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION, STATE OF CONNECTICUT, Plaintiffs-Appellees, v. LEADCLICK MEDIA, LLC, successor to LeadClick Media, Inc., CORELOGIC, INC., Defendants-Appellants, LEANSPA, LLC, a Connecticut limited liability company, NUTRASLIM, LLC, a Connecticut limited liability company, NUTRASLIM U.K. LIMITED, a United Kingdom limited liability company, DBA LeanSpa U.K. LTD, BORIS MIZHEN, individually and as an officer of LeanSpa, LLC, NutraSlim, LLC, and NutraSlim U.K. LTD, RICHARD CHIANG, individually and as an officer of LeadClick Media, Inc., ANGELINA STRANO, Relief Defendant, Defendants.1
Prior History: [**1] ON APPEAL FROM THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF CONNECTICUT.
Consolidated appeals from a judgment of the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut (Hall, C.J.), granting summary judgment in favor of plaintiffs-appellees the Federal Trade Commission and the State of Connecticut. Defendant-appellant LeadClick, LLC challenges the district court's rulings that (1) it is liable for deceptive practices under the Federal Trade Commission Act and the Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act and (2) it is not entitled to immunity under Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act. Defendant-appellant CoreLogic, Inc., LeadClick LLC's parent company, challenges the district court's ruling that it is liable as a relief defendant for the obligations of LeadClick, LLC.
FTC v. LeanSpa, LLC, 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 26906 (D. Conn., Mar. 5, 2015)
Disposition: AFFIRMED IN PART, REVERSED IN PART, AND REMANDED.
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