November 14, 2011

Issue No. 11-46
For the week of November 14, 2011

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., Nov 15
2:30 pm
FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz will appear before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation for reappointment as the FTC Chairman. Russell Senate Office Building, Room 253, Washington, DC

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

Thur., Nov 17
8:30 am to 4:45 pm
The Road Ahead: Selling, Financing & Leasing Motor Vehicles. This is the third roundtable in the series the Federal Trade Commission is holding. The roundtables are to gather information on possible consumer protection issues that may arise in the sale, lease, or financing of motor vehicles. For more information visit the workshop page here. The Roundtable will be webcast live, check here on the day of. FTC Conference Center, 601 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

SPEECHES

Wed., Nov. 16
9:00 am
FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will present a keynote address before the 33rd Annual PMA Marketing Law Conference. Chicago, IL
Thur., Nov. 17
9:00 am
Alison Oldale, Deputy Director of the FTC's Bureau of Economics, will participate in panel II: Economist Debate on Revised Horizontal Merger Guidelines, at the ABA Fall Forum, National Press Club, 14th & F Streets, NW, Washington, DC
10:30 am FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will participate on a panel - "Working with the FTC and CFPB" - at the American Bar Association Fall Forum. National Press Club, 14th & F Streets, NW, Washington, DC
11:45 am FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz will deliver the Luncheon and Keynote Address: FTC Enforcement Policies and Priorities, at the ABA Antitrust Section Fall Forum, Panel on Antitrust and Innovation. National Press Club, 14th & F Streets, NW, Washington, DC
1:00 pm Susan DeSanti, Director of the FTC's Office of Policy planning, will moderate a panel discussion at the ABA Antitrust Section Fall Forum, Panel on Antitrust and Innovation. National Press Club, 14th & F Streets, NW, Washington, DC

Timothy Wu, Senior Policy Advisor, for the FTC's Office of Policy Planning, will participate in a panel discussion at the ABA Antitrust Section Fall Forum, Panel on Antitrust and Innovation. National Press Club, 14th & F Streets, NW, Washington, DC
2:00 pm FTC Commissioner Edith Ramirez will speak at the 2011 ABA Fall Forum on, Panel V: Behavioral Relief in Mergers and Other Enforcement Actions: "Getting to Yes: Remedies Old and New." National Press Club, 14th & F Streets, NW, Washington, DC
3:15 pm FTC Commissioner J. Thomas Rosch will speak at the 2011 ABA Fall Forum on, Panel VI: Healthcare: Accountable Care Organizations. National Press Club, 14th & F Streets, NW, Washington, DC
Fri., Nov. 18
9:00 am
FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will provide the keynote address on "Privacy and Consumer Protection in Social Media, as a part of the North Carolina Law Review 2011 Symposium on "Social Networks and the Law" to be held at the George Watts Hill Alumni Center's Carolina Club, Chapel Hill, NC

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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