FTC and CFPB to Announce Coordinated Effort to Protect Consumers

Media Advisory
WHAT: On Monday, November 19, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) will hold a press call to announce a coordinated effort to protect consumers.  The call will begin with statements by Kent Markus, CFPB Assistant Director of Enforcement, and Thomas B. Pahl, Assistant Director in the FTC’s Division of Financial Practices.  A discussion with the FTC and CFPB officials will follow.  
WHO: Kent Markus, Assistant Director of Enforcement, CFPB
Thomas Pahl, Assistant Director, Division of Financial Practices, FTC
WHEN: 12:00 pm EST, Monday, November 19, 2012

To participate in the press call, credentialed members of the media must RSVP with name and publication to Mallory McLean at mallory.mclean@cfpb.gov by 11 a.m. EDT Monday, November 19.  

Please note, this call will be open to credentialed members of the press only.

MEDIA CONTACT: Office of Public Affairs
202-326-2180