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  • Legislation, Age Verification

Understanding the Age Verification Requirements of the FDA Deeming Rule

EVS has been working with many clients in the Vapor industry recently as they work to get in compliance with the regulations newly applicable to them under the FDA’s Deeming Rule. There is a significant amount of confusion (and misinformation) within the industry, particularly for online retailers of newly deemed products...

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  • Age Verification

EVS Age Verification Now Available in Shopify App Store

At Electronic Verification Systems (EVS), we are committed to making identity and age verification as simple as possible for our clients. As part of that commitment, we have recently launched The EVS Age Verification App in the Shopify App Store.

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  • Fraud Prevention, Identity Fraud

Call Centers Need to Address Growing Fraud

A report issued last month reported a 45% increase in call center fraud between 2013 and 2015, along with an increase of losses from fraudulent call center transactions of 14%. This includes an increase in domestic fraud calls (calls originating from within the targeted country increased from 36% to 51%.

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  • Age Verification, Legislation

FDA Releases Deeming Rule, Uncertainty Remains

The deeming rule subjects these categories of “tobacco products” to the applicable provisions, requirements, and regulations associated with The Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C), as amended by the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (TCA)....

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Outside the Law
  • Legislation, Internet Fraud

Thinking Outside the Law

When it comes to business, shouldn’t business owners do all they can do protect both their investment (the business) and their customers? After all, there are no laws or regulations that mandate security cameras, alarms or even locks on doors…but most businesses have these physical security devices in place.

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