FTC settles with e-mail marketer

Wednesday, 8 November 2006, 12:56 AM EST

Marketer Yesmail Inc. has agreed to pay a $50,717 civil penalty to settle U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) charges accusing it of sending unsolicited commercial e-mail after recipients asked it to stop.

The FTC alleged that Yesmail, doing business as @Once Corp., violated federal law by continuing to send unsolicited e-mail more than 10 business days after recipients asked that the e-mail stop.

At Computerworld.

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