Health Benefit Claims Challenged by the FTC

Media Advisory

 

On Wednesday, March 6, 2002, the Federal Trade Commission's settlements with a national advertiser and its advertising agency with respect to unsubstantiated claims made for a food product will be announced. Mary K. Engle, Associate Director of the FTC's Bureau of Consumer Protection, Advertising Practices Division, will be available to discuss the law enforcement action and to take questions from the press. The press availability will take place in room 481 of the FTC.

 

What: Press Availability
When: WEDNESDAY, March 6, 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 10:30 a.m. to allow for camera set-up. Reporters unable to attend can dial in at 1-800-720-5850, chairperson: Bruce Jennings, confirmation #11524683. The lines will open at 10:45 a.m.

CALL-IN LINES ARE FOR PRESS ONLY
Media Contact: Brenda Mack
Office of Public Affairs
202-326-2182

 

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