FTC Events

Spring Privacy Series: Alternative Scoring Products

Spring Privacy Series: Alternative Scoring Products

DURATION: 02:00:08

On March 19, 2014, the Federal Trade Commission staff hosted a seminar on Alternative Scoring Products. The speakers described a variety of predictive analytics products offered by many data brokers to predict trends and consumer behavior in a variety of contexts, ranging from identity verification and fraud prevention to marketing and advertising.

Spring Privacy Series: Mobile Device Tracking

Spring Privacy Series: Mobile Device Tracking

DURATION: 02:07:08

Seminar to examine the privacy implications of three new areas of technology that have garnered considerable attention for both their potential benefits and the possible privacy concerns they raise for consumers.

FTC in Three - Paul Ohm

FTC in Three - Paul Ohm

DURATION: 00:09:17

This week's FTC in Three features Paul Ohm, Senior Policy Advisor, Office of Policy and Planning. To learn more about our Q and A segments and how to submit your questions, see ftc.gov/ftcinthree.

FTC in Three: David Vladeck

FTC in Three: David Vladeck

DURATION: 00:07:58

FTC Bureau of Consumer Protection Director David Vladeck is the guest this week for FTC in Three. To learn more, see ftc.gov/ftcinthree

FTC in Three - Mobile Privacy

FTC in Three - Mobile Privacy

DURATION: 00:05:17

FTC Commissioner Maureen Ohlhausen discusses mobile privacy. For more information about FTC in Three, and to submit your questions, see ftc.gov/ftcinthree.

Robocalls: All The Rage Session 4/4

Robocalls: All The Rage Session 4/4

DURATION: 01:15:02

The FTC hosted a Robocall Summit on October 18, 2012 in Washington, DC to develop solutions to the rapid rise in illegal robocalls. Staff also announced the FTC Robocall Challenge. For more information on FTC initiatives, see ftc.gov/robocalls.

FTC in Three - Fair Credit Reporting Act

FTC in Three - Fair Credit Reporting Act

DURATION: 00:04:12

FTC Staff Attorney Katherine Armstrong answers consumer questions about the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). For more information our question and answer series, FTC in Three, see: ftc.gov/ftcinthree.

Skechers Press Conference

Skechers Press Conference

DURATION: 00:21:36

On May 16, 2012, the FTC announced that Skechers agreed to pay $40 million to settle charges that the company deceived consumers by making unfounded claims about Shape-ups. Press conference was held in Washington, DC.

In Short: Session 4/4

In Short: Session 4/4

DURATION: 01:32:13

In Short: Advertising & Privacy Disclosures in a Digital World was an FTC public workshop to consider the need for new guidance for advertising & privacy disclosures online & in mobile environments. Workshop was held May 30, 2012 in Washington, DC.

In Short: Session 1/4

In Short: Session 1/4

DURATION: 02:02:56

In Short: Advertising & Privacy Disclosures in a Digital World was an FTC public workshop to consider the need for new guidance for advertising & privacy disclosures online & in mobile environments. Workshop was held May 30, 2012 in Washington, DC.

In Short: Session 2/4

In Short: Session 2/4

DURATION: 01:14:58

In Short: Advertising & Privacy Disclosures in a Digital World was an FTC public workshop to consider the need for new guidance for advertising & privacy disclosures online & in mobile environments. Workshop was held May 30, 2012 in Washington, DC.

In Short: Session 3/4

In Short: Session 3/4

DURATION: 01:15:20

In Short: Advertising & Privacy Disclosures in a Digital World was an FTC public workshop to consider the need for new guidance for advertising & privacy disclosures online & in mobile environments. Workshop was held May 30, 2012 in Washington, DC.

The Road Ahead: Session 2/6 (San Antonio)

The Road Ahead: Session 2/6 (San Antonio)

DURATION: 01:55:44

The Road Ahead: Selling and Financing Motor Vehicles is a series of roundtables held by the FTC to explore consumer issues in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. The 2nd series of roundtables took place Aug. 2-3, 2011 in San Antonio, TX.

The Road Ahead: Session 3/6 (San Antonio)

The Road Ahead: Session 3/6 (San Antonio)

DURATION: 01:46:23

The Road Ahead: Selling and Financing Motor Vehicles is a series of roundtables held by the FTC to explore consumer issues in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. The 2nd series of roundtables took place Aug. 2-3, 2011 in San Antonio, TX.

The Road Ahead: Session 5/6 (San Antonio)

The Road Ahead: Session 5/6 (San Antonio)

DURATION: 01:24:07

The Road Ahead: Selling and Financing Motor Vehicles is a series of roundtables held by the FTC to explore consumer issues in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. The 2nd series of roundtables took place Aug. 2-3, 2011 in San Antonio, TX.

The Road Ahead: Session 6/6 (San Antonio)

The Road Ahead: Session 6/6 (San Antonio)

DURATION: 01:16:44

The Road Ahead: Selling and Financing Motor Vehicles is a series of roundtables held by the FTC to explore consumer issues in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. The 2nd series of roundtables took place Aug. 2-3, 2011 in San Antonio, TX.

The Road Ahead: Session 4/6 (San Antonio)

The Road Ahead: Session 4/6 (San Antonio)

DURATION: 01:27:11

The Road Ahead: Selling and Financing Motor Vehicles is a series of roundtables held by the FTC to explore consumer issues in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. The 2nd series of roundtables took place Aug. 2-3, 2011 in San Antonio, TX.

The Road Ahead: Session 1/6 (San Antonio)

The Road Ahead: Session 1/6 (San Antonio)

DURATION: 01:33:07

The Road Ahead: Selling and Financing Motor Vehicles is a series of roundtables held by the FTC to explore consumer issues in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. The 2nd series of roundtables took place Aug. 2-3, 2011 in San Antonio, TX.

Debt Collection 2.0:  1/3

Debt Collection 2.0: 1/3

DURATION: 03:02:49

The Debt Collection 2.0: Protecting Consumers as Technologies Change workshop explored how changing technology affects ways in which debt collectors communicate w/consumers & obtain & process info about them. Workshop was held April 28, 2011 in DC.

Debt Collection 2.0: Session 3/3

Debt Collection 2.0: Session 3/3

DURATION: 02:19:05

The Debt Collection 2.0: Protecting Consumers as Technologies Change workshop explored how changing technology affects ways in which debt collectors communicate w/consumers & obtain & process info about them. Workshop was held April 28, 2011 in DC.

Debt Collection 2.0: Session 2/3

Debt Collection 2.0: Session 2/3

DURATION: 02:34:43

The Debt Collection 2.0: Protecting Consumers as Technologies Change workshop explored how changing technology affects ways in which debt collectors communicate w/consumers & obtain & process info about them. Workshop was held April 28, 2011 in DC.

Face Facts: Session 2/4

Face Facts: Session 2/4

DURATION: 01:21:22

Face Facts: A Forum on Facial Recognition Technology was a FTC workshop held to explore facial recognition technology and the privacy and security implications raised by its increasing use. Workshop was held December 8, 2011 in Washington, DC.

Face Facts: Session 3/4

Face Facts: Session 3/4

DURATION: 01:33:23

Face Facts: A Forum on Facial Recognition Technology was a FTC workshop held to explore facial recognition technology and the privacy and security implications raised by its increasing use. Workshop was held December 8, 2011 in Washington, DC.

The Road Ahead: Session 1/4 (Detroit)

The Road Ahead: Session 1/4 (Detroit)

DURATION: 01:30:39

The Road Ahead: Selling and Financing Motor Vehicles is a series of roundtables held by the FTC to explore consumer issues in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. The 1st series of roundtables took place April 12, 2012 in Detroit, MI.

Face Facts: Session 4/4

Face Facts: Session 4/4

DURATION: 01:28:54

Face Facts: A Forum on Facial Recognition Technology was a FTC workshop held to explore facial recognition technology and the privacy and security implications raised by its increasing use. Workshop was held December 8, 2011 in Washington, DC.

The Road Ahead: Session 3/4 (Detroit)

The Road Ahead: Session 3/4 (Detroit)

DURATION: 02:02:06

The Road Ahead: Selling and Financing Motor Vehicles is a series of roundtables held by the FTC to explore consumer issues in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. The 1st series of roundtables took place April 12, 2012 in Detroit, MI.

The Road Ahead: Session 2/4 (Detroit)

The Road Ahead: Session 2/4 (Detroit)

DURATION: 01:59:45

The Road Ahead: Selling and Financing Motor Vehicles is a series of roundtables held by the FTC to explore consumer issues in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. The 1st series of roundtables took place April 12, 2012 in Detroit, MI.

The Road Ahead: Session 1/4 (Washington, DC)

The Road Ahead: Session 1/4 (Washington, DC)

DURATION: 01:15:18

The Road Ahead: Selling and Financing Motor Vehicles is a series of roundtables held by the FTC to explore consumer issues in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. The 3rd series of roundtables took place Nov. 17, 2011 in Washington, DC.

The Road Ahead: Session 4/4 (Detroit)

The Road Ahead: Session 4/4 (Detroit)

DURATION: 00:31:36

The Road Ahead: Selling and Financing Motor Vehicles is a series of roundtables held by the FTC to explore consumer issues in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. The 1st series of roundtables took place April 12, 2012 in Detroit, MI.

The Road Ahead: Session 4/4 (Washington, DC)

The Road Ahead: Session 4/4 (Washington, DC)

DURATION: 01:19:58

The Road Ahead: Selling and Financing Motor Vehicles is a series of roundtables held by the FTC to explore consumer issues in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. The 3rd series of roundtables took place Nov. 17, 2011 in Washington, DC.

The Road Ahead: Session 3/4 (Washington, DC)

The Road Ahead: Session 3/4 (Washington, DC)

DURATION: 01:23:19

The Road Ahead: Selling and Financing Motor Vehicles is a series of roundtables held by the FTC to explore consumer issues in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. The 3rd series of roundtables took place Nov. 17, 2011 in Washington, DC.

The Road Ahead: Session 2/4 (Washington, DC)

The Road Ahead: Session 2/4 (Washington, DC)

DURATION: 02:17:34

The FTC held a series of roundtable events to gather information on possible consumer protection issues that may arise in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. This third and final roundtable took place in Washington, DC.