If proposed FTC regulation passes, bloggers and social media users will be held legally accountable for erroneous claims they make in product reviews, and so will the company providing the product.
Colleen Padilla of ClassyMommy.com sounds off on FoxNews on proposed FTC regulations regarding reviews on "mom blogs."
Haven't heard about the issue? Better read up. Here's what other bloggers have said about it:
- Federal Trade Commission Looks to Regulate What You Say On Your Blog @ The Mom Trap
- Marketing to Moms who Blog: What You Say May be Used Against You in a Court of Law @ Hormone-Colored Days
- On the Horizon: New FTC Disclosure Regulations For Mommybloggers? @ Hippie Dippie Bebe (great post)