May 6, 2013

Issue No. 13 - 19
For the week of May 6, 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)

Tues., May 7
2:30 pm
Maneesha Mithal, Associate Director for the FTC's Bureau of Consumer Protection, Privacy & Identity Protection Division, will testify before the Senate Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Insurance subcommittee of the Senate Commerce Committee on Credit Report Accuracy. Senate Russell Office Building, Room 253, Washington, DC

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

Tues., May 7
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Senior Identity Theft Workshop. The FTC will bring together experts from government, private industry, and public interest groups to discuss the unique challenges facing victims of senior identity theft. The event is free and open to the public (government issued ID is required for entry into the building). Interested parties unable to attend may participate via live webcast. More information regarding the roundtable can be found the roundtables web site. FTC Conference Center, 601 New Jersey Ave., NW. Washington DC
Wed., May 8
8:30 am - 2:45 pm
Mobile Cramming Roundtable. The FTC will host a roundtable to examine unauthorized third-party charges on mobile phone bills-a practice known as "mobile cramming." The event is free and open to the public (government issued ID is required for entry into the building). Interested parties unable to attend may participate via live webcast. More information regarding the roundtable can be found the roundtables web site. FTC Conference Center, 601 New Jersey Ave., NW. Washington DC

SPEECHES

Tues., May 7
9:00 am
FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez will give opening remarks at the FTC's Senior Identity Theft Workshop. FTC Conference Center, 601 New Jersey Ave., NW. Washington DC
6:30 pm FTC Commissioner Maureen K. Ohlhausen will participate in a roundtable, Problems and Prospects of Anti-Monopoly Law: A U.S.-China Comparative Perspective, Holland & Knight, LLP, 800 17th Street, NW, Washington, DC
Wed., May 8
9:00 am
FTC Commissioner Maureen K. Ohlhausen will give welcome remarks at the FTC Mobile Cramming Roundtable. FTC Conference Center, 601 New Jersey Ave., NW. Washington DC
Thur., May 9
2:30 pm
FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will address the University of Chicago School of Law. University of Chicago School of Law, Chicago, IL

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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