January 11, 2010

Issue No. 10-03
For the week of January 11, 2010

COMMISSION MEETINGS

Nothing Scheduled

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

Nothing Scheduled

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

Thur. Jan. 14 Horizontal Merger Guidelines Review Project. The Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice will hold the fourth workshop in a series of five joint public workshops to explore the possibility of updating the Horizontal Merger Guidelines that are used by both agencies to evaluate the potential competitive effects of mergers and acquisitions. The fourth workshop will be held at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research. Each event is free and open to the public, and there will be no pre-registration. Additional information about the workshops, including agendas, is available at http://ftc.gov/bc/workshops/hmg/index.shtml.

The forum is free and open to the public (Valid Government Issued Photo ID's are Required). It will be held at the FTC's Conference Center, 601 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

SPEECHES

Thur. Jan. 14
9:00 a.m.
Joseph Farrell, Director of the FTC's Bureau of Economics, will deliver opening remarks at the Horizontal Merger Guidelines Review Project. Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Standford, CT
9:15 a.m. FTC Commissioner J. Thomas Rosch will be a panel moderator at the Horizontal Merger Guidelines Review Project on, "Direct Evidence of Competitive Effects." Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Standford, CT
2:00 p.m. Joseph Farrell, Director of the FTC's Bureau of Economics, will be a panel moderator at the Horizontal Merger Guidelines Review Project on, " Unilateral Effects." Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Standford, CT

HEARINGS BEFORE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGES

Tues. Jan. 12
2:00 p.m.
Subject: Intel Corporation; Docket No. 9341; Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell Purpose: Scheduling Conference
Location: Federal Trade Commission Headquarters,
                  600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW,
                  Room 532, Washington, DC

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

Previous Commission Calendars