Textile, Wool, Fur, and Care Labeling Rules

On Wednesday, the FTC announced amendments to the regulations under the Wool Products Labeling Act, which conform the regulations to the requirements of the Wool Suit Fabric Labeling Fairness and International Standards Conforming Act and harmonize them with the Textile Labeling Rules. Similar to the recently-issued amendments to the Textile and Fur Labeling Rules, these

The FTC recently announced updates to the Textile Labeling Rules, several of which are designed to harmonize the textile labeling requirements with related provisions, including U.S. Customs standards for country of origin.

The Commission adopted the following changes from the proposed rule:

  • incorporate the updated International Organization for Standardization standard – ISO 2076:2010(E), ‘‘Textiles—Man-made fibres—Generic

The Federal Trade Commission recently announced a new enforcement policy statement regarding the requirements for a guaranty under the Textile, Wool, and Fur Acts (“the Acts”). The Acts permit sellers of those products to obtain a guaranty from the product manufacturer that states that the product is not mislabeled or falsely or deceptively