August 1, 2011


Issue No. 11-31
For the week of August 1, 2011

COMMISSION MEETINGS
(Meetings and agendas are subject to change)

Tues., Aug. 2
2:00 pm
Closed to the public: Budget Review Session.

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

Nothing Scheduled

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

Mon., Aug. 1 - Tues., Aug. 2 The Federal Trade Commission is holding 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. The second event is taking place in San Antonio, TX; topics for the second roundtable will include motor vehicle sales and financing issues pertaining to military consumers, fair lending, and financial literacy. St. Mary's University School of Law, Law Classroom Building, One Camino Santa Maria, San Antonio, TX

SPEECHES

Mon., Aug. 2
8:30 am CDT
David Vladeck, Director of the FTC's Bureau of Consumer Protection will make opening remarks at the FTC's motor vehicle roundtable. St. Mary's University School of Law, Law Classroom Building, One Camino Santa Maria, San Antonio, TX
Fri., Aug. 5
1:30 pm
FTC Commissioner Edith Ramirez will speak at the ABA 2011 Annual Meeting "Cloud Computing Demystified: It Is A Revolution Not An Evolution." Toronto, Canada
Sat., Aug. 6
3:45 pm
FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will be the keynote speaker at the ABA Section of Antitrust Law Session, "Practicing in Privacy - Can the Law Keep Up with Technology and can Self-Regulation help?" Toronto, Canada

HEARINGS BEFORE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGES

Nothing Scheduled