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  1. Khloe Kardashian, Kylie Jenner, Kris Jenner, Kourtney Kardashian, Kim Kardashian and Kendall Jenner at the Kardashian Kollection Launch Party held at the Colony in Hollywood, USA on August 17, 2011. shutterstock 313319390

    Kardashians’ Instagram Posts May Be Breaking Advertising Law

    Is there a filter called Shill? Social media posts are required to acknowledge paid endorsements. But a watchdog group found that law wasn’t being obeyed on more than 100 Instagram posts from Kim Kardashian West and other members of her social media-savvy reality TV family, with online musings and photos flacking brands such as Calvin Klein and Estée Lauder. Truth in Advertising says it will file a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission today if the posts aren’t altered, though the agency’s policy dictates “education” rather than fines for a first offense. 

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