Fraudulent "Free" Entertainment Service Targeted by FTC

Media Advisory

On Thursday, February 14, 2002, J. Howard Beales III, Director of the FTC's Bureau of Consumer Protection will be available to discuss the FTC's latest law enforcement action against companies that mislead consumers with "free" entertainment service ads. The press availability will take place in room 481 of the FTC.

WHAT: Press Availability
WHEN: THURSDAY, February 14, 2002 at 11:00 a.m.
WHERE:

Federal Trade Commission
Room 481
600 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C.

The room will be open at 10:00 a.m. to allow for camera set-up. Reporters unable to attend can dial in at 1-800-298-9646, chairperson: Bruce Jennings, confirmation #11340723. The lines will open at 10:45 a.m.

CALL-IN LINES ARE FOR PRESS ONLY

CONTACT: Brenda Mack,
Office of Public Affairs
202-326-2182

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