ADT has settled charges made by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) that the home security giant allegedly paid safety and technology experts to demonstrate and review its home monitoring system without disclosing financial agreements.
SSI Staff · March 07, 2014
Negative publicity about a lawsuit involving one of your competitors in the alarm business not only hurts that company, but damages the electronic security industry’s reputation.
Ken Kirschenbaum · March 05, 2014
Demo'd at CES 2014, ADT adds McAfee computer security, speech recognition, integration with Ford's AppLink and new "Canopy" service to Pulse security and home automation.
January 08, 2014
Why failure to properly perform extra contractual duties can give rise to a tort claim.
By Ken Kirschenbaum · December 01, 2013
Kastle Systems has acquired Mutual Central Alarm Services and Stat-Land Security Systems from ADT in a deal that expands the firm’s footprint in the greater New York metropolitan area.
November 21, 2013
ADT has filed a lawsuit against Vision Security to ban the door-to-door alarm company from using deceptive sales pitches.
November 18, 2013
ADT has named Michael Geltzeiler as CFO to help drive business growth and create shareholder value.
October 21, 2013
Is it wise for smaller alarm companies to pursue legal action against other firms who use unethical sales practices to steal away subscribers?
Ken Kirschenbaum · October 17, 2013
Several alarm companies have settled lawsuits with ADT in response to claims that the firms misled consumers to believe the companies were affiliated with ADT.
October 09, 2013
A federal appeals court has upheld a ruling in favor of ADT, Alarm Detection Systems (ADS) and three other private alarm companies, stating that the Lisle-Woodridge Fire Protection District (LWFPD) could not monopolize the fire alarm monitoring market.
August 07, 2013