April 8, 2013

Issue No. 13 - 15
For the week of April 8, 2013

COMMISSION MEETINGS
(Meetings and agendas are subject to change)

Nothing Scheduled

HEARINGS/TESTIMONY BEFORE CONGRESS
(Dates and times are subject to change by Congress)

Nothing Scheduled

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

Nothing Scheduled

SPEECHES

Tues., Apr. 9
10:00 am
Charles Harwood, Acting Director of the FTC's Bureau of Consumer Protection, will participate in a panel discussion at the Practising Law Institute. New York, NY
6:30 pm FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will address the Institute of Competition Law to present the Antitrust Academic Award. Fairmont Hotel, 2410 M Street, NW, Washington DC
Wed., Apr. 10
9:00 am
Mary K. Engle, Associate Director of the FTC's Division of Advertising Practices, will participate in a panel discussion on Advertising Claims-Are The Substantiation Standards Shifting?, at the ABA 61st Annual Spring Meeting. JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC
3:45 pm FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will address the ABA 61st Annual Spring Meeting on the Art of Successful Competitor Complaints. JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC

Melanie Sabo, Assistant Director of the FTC's Bureau of Competition Anticompetitive Practices Division, will participate in a panel discussion at the ABA 61st Annual Spring Meeting on Competitor Collaborations-U.S. & EU Joint Venture Law. JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC
Thur., Apr. 11
8:15 am
Randolph W. Tritell, Director of the FTC's Office of International Affairs, will chair a panel discussion on Around The World In 80 Minutes (Or So): An Update From Key Enforcement Agencies at the ABA 61st Annual Spring Meeting, JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC
1:30 pm FTC Commissioner Maureen K. Ohlhausen will participate in a panel discussion on the Phoebe Putney case, at the ABA 61st Annual Spring Meeting. JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC

Elizabeth F. Kraus, Deputy Director of the FTC's Office of International Affairs, will chair and moderate a panel discussion on International Case Cooperation From the Inside Out, at the ABA 61st Annual Spring Meeting. JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC

James A. Kohm, Associate Director of the FTC's Bureau of Consumer Protection Enforcement Division, will participate in a panel discussion on Seals Of Approval: Consumer Protection And Antitrust Implications at the ABA 61st Annual Spring Meeting. JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC
3:15 pm FTC Commissioner Joshua D. Wright will participate in a panel discussion on Hot Topics at the ABA 61st Annual Spring Meeting. JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC
Fri., Apr. 12
8:15 am
FTC Bureau Directors Richard A. Feinstein, Howard A. Shelanski, and Acting Bureau Director Charles A. Harwood will provide an agency update at the ABA 61st Annual Spring Meeting. JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC
10:00 am FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez will participate in the Enforcers Roundtable discussion at the ABA 61st Annual Spring Meeting. JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC

HEARINGS BEFORE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGES

Nothing Scheduled

Please check the FTC's Web site at www.ftc.gov
for a listing of events and updates.

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