FTC To Investigate In-App Purchase Practices
- March 18, 2011
- Posted by: Seth Heyman
- Categories: Featured, Marketing & Advertising Law
The Web abounds with horror stories about children inadvertently spending thousands of dollars of their parents’ money on in-app purchases they didn’t know they were making. Those of us with young children clever enough to download “free” iPhone games that feature costly “in-app” purchase upgrades are often greeted with unexpected and unwelcome charges on our iTunes account.