FTC to Make Announcement Concerning Its Investigation of Google

Media Advisory

At a press conference at Federal Trade Commission Headquarters in Washington, DC, at 1:00 p.m. today, Chairman Jon Leibowitz will make an announcement concerning the investigation of Google, one of the largest technology companies in the world, for alleged anticompetitive conduct.  Bureau of Competition Director Richard Feinstein and Deputy Director Pete Levitas, as well as Bureau of Economics Director Howard Shelanski, will join the Chairman at the event.

WHO: Jon Leibowitz, Chairman, Federal Trade Commission
WHAT: Press conference concerning the agency’s investigation of Google
WHEN: Thursday, January 3, 2013, 1:00 p.m.; cameras must be in place by 12:45 p.m.
WHERE: FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC
Room 432

Press Conference (archived webcast)

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

Call-in Information

Reporters can call in with questions using the following information:

Call-in Number: 800-230-1951
International:  612-332-0335
Confirmation Number: 276943
Conference Host: Bruce Jennings

NOTE:  To join this conference call all participants will be required to provide the Conference ID number above.  Questions will be taken only from members of the media during the call, but other callers may listen in.

 

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