The order is part of a settlement with the company's owner in an unrelated fraudulent payment processing case. more »
"Any FTC policies derived from Operation Choke Point will have a chilling effect on honest and legitimate businesses," wrote Rep. Darrell Issa in a letter co-signed by another lawmaker.
The House Oversight Committee, which earlier this year admonished the Department of Justice over its tactics for combating fraud in the payments system, has turned its focus to the role of the Federal Trade Commission in the ongoing crackdown. more »