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Nov 4

Public Forum on Debt Relief Amendments to the Telemarketing Sales Rule

Participants at this one-day forum, held on Wednesday, November 4, 2009, discussed the proposed amendments to the Telemarketing Sales Rule to address debt relief services.
Sep 29

Debt Collection: Protecting Customers

Protecting Consumers in Debt Collection Litigation and Arbitration: A Roundtable Discussion, hosted by the Federal Trade Commission, examined consumer protection issues in debt collection proceedings against individual consumers. It was the second in a series of FTC roundtable...
Aug 5

Debt Collection: Protecting Customers

Protecting Consumers in Debt Collection Litigation and Arbitration: A Roundtable Discussion, hosted by the Federal Trade Commission and Northwestern Law School’s Searle Center, examined consumer protection issues in debt collection proceedings against individual consumers. It was the...
Jun 1

Business Opportunity Rule Workshop

The Federal Trade Commission will hold a day-long public workshop on June 1, 2009 in Washington, DC, to explore proposed changes to the FTC’s Business Opportunity Rule. The workshop, which is free and open to the public, will examine possible changes to the rule that were outlined in...
May 20

Resale Price Maintenance Under the Sherman Act and the Federal Trade Commission Act

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May 4

The Evolving IP Marketplace

Hearing in Berkeley, CA, Co-sponsored by The Berkeley Center for Law & Technology and The Berkeley Competition Policy Center. Series of hearings:
Apr 29

FTC Free Workshops for Businesses: Protecting Personal Information Fighting Fraud with the Red Flags Rule

Free workshop in New York City on Wednesday, April 29, 2009 9:30 am - 1:00 pm Protecting Personal Information: Best Practices for Business 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Fighting Fraud with the Red Flags Rule: Practical Guidance for Business Pope Auditorium, Lincoln Center Campus Center on...
Apr 17

The Evolving IP Marketplace

Series of hearings: December 5, 2008 February 11-12, 2009 March 18-19, 2009 April 17, 2009 May 4-5, 2009
Apr 15

Free Workshop for Businesses: Protecting Personal Information and Fighting Fraud with the Red Flags Rule

The Federal Trade Commission, the International Association of Privacy Professionals, and the Northwestern University School of Law co-hosted a one-day public workshop on how businesses can secure the personal information of consumers and employees. The workshop featured business...
Mar 25

Digital Rights Management

The Federal Trade Commission and the Technology Law and Public Policy Clinic at the University of Washington School of Law will host a conference on the use of digital rights management technologies, a widespread practice that is expected to become increasingly prevalent in the U.S....
Mar 18

The Evolving IP Marketplace

Series of hearings: December 5, 2008 February 11-12, 2009 March 18-19, 2009 April 17, 2009 May 4-5, 2009
Mar 16

Securing Personal Data in the Global Economy

The Federal Trade Commission, in conjunction with APEC and the OECD, will host a two-day international conference: “Securing Personal Data in the Global Economy.” The conference addresses how companies can manage personal data-security issues in a global information environment where...
Mar 12

Ad It Up! Kids in a Commercial World

The Federal Trade Commission staff will host a forum on March 12, 2009 to gather input for its advertising literacy initiative, which will educate and empower tweens to be better informed consumers of information. At the forum, experts on advertising and marketing to kids will...
Feb 25

Fraud Forum

The Federal Trade Commission will host a free two-day Fraud Forum on February 25 and 26, 2009, in Washington, DC. The Forum will examine how the FTC can more effectively protect consumers from fraudulent schemes. The first day of the Forum will be open to the public and will provide...
Feb 17

Resale Price Maintenance Under the Sherman Act and the Federal Trade Commission Act

The Events
Feb 11

The Evolving IP Marketplace

Series of hearings: December 5, 2008 February 11-12, 2009 March 18-19, 2009 April 17, 2009 May 4-5, 2009
Dec 5

The Evolving IP Marketplace

Series of hearings: December 5, 2008 February 11-12, 2009 March 18-19, 2009 April 17, 2009 May 4-5, 2009
Nov 21

Emerging Health Care Competition and Consumer Issues: Competition Issues Involving Follow-on Biologic Drugs

The Federal Trade Commission will hold two roundtables on emerging health care competition and consumer issues.  They will focus on two distinct areas in which competition and consumer protection policies are implicated: (1) competition among health care providers based on quality...
Nov 13

FTC Free Workshops for Businesses: Protecting Personal Information and Fighting Fraud with the Red Flags Rule

The Federal Trade Commission and the Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law will co-host a half-day public workshop on how businesses can secure personal information and protect the privacy of consumers and employees. The workshop is presented in partnership with the...

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