Press Conference to announce a sweep by 19 U.S. and Canadian law enforcement and consumer protection agencies that have targeted cross-border telemarketing fraud. Cases include both civil and criminal prosecutions of Canadian telemarketers who target U.S. citizens, many of whom are seniors.
Timothy J. Muris, Chairman, Federal Trade Commission
Monday, June 10, 2002, 2 p.m.
Federal Trade Commission
The room will be open at 1:00 p.m. to allow for camera set-up. Reporters unable to attend can dial in at 1-800-720-5850, chairperson: Bruce Jennings, confirmation #12619694. The lines will open at 1:45 p.m.
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