FTC to Announce Nationwide Sweep Against Deceptive Auto Dealer Ads

Media Advisory
WHAT: The Federal Trade Commission and the County of Los Angeles Department of Consumer Affairs will hold a press conference on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. PST, to announce Operation Steer Clear, a nationwide sweep against deceptive auto dealer ads. These cases represent the FTC’s latest efforts to protect consumers in the auto marketplace.
WHO: Jessica Rich, Director, FTC Bureau of Consumer Protection
Brian D. Stiger, Director, Los Angeles Department of Consumer Affairs
WHEN: Thursday, January 9, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. PST 
(The room will open 45 minutes early for media set up)
WHERE: Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration
500 W. Temple St., 7th Floor, Room 743
Los Angeles, CA 90012
CALL-IN: The toll-free phone number in the U.S. and Canada is (800) 230-1951, the confirmation number is 314829. The lines, which are for media only, will open at 8:30 a.m. PST. Please reference the confirmation number when joining the call.

 

Contact Information

Cheryl Warner
FTC Office of Public Affairs
202-326-2480  

Dawnnesha Smith
County of Los Angeles Department of Consumer Affairs
213-974-4120