US pol reulgators (+) Show more
It's not earth shattering, but I'm not used to US government regulators acting in the public interest. I'm somewhat shocked. Of course, sending letters is pretty much the least they could do.
"FTC Says 'Warranty Void If Removed' Stickers Are Bullshit, Warns Manufacturers They're Breaking the Law
Federal law says you can repair your own things, and manufacturers cannot force you to use their own repair services." https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/ne9qdq/warranty-void-if-removed-stickers-illegal-ftc
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