Speeches

Remarks

Before George Mason Law Review 2004 Symposium on Antitrust and Consumer Protection Competition, Advertising, and Heath Claims: Legal and Practival Limits on Advertising Regulation

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Prepared Remarks

the Workshop on Horizontal Merger Guidelines, Federal Trade Commission/Department of Justice

Washington, D.C.

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By: 
Timothy J. Muris, Former Chairman

It is a great pleasure to welcome so many prominent practitioners, academics, and enforcement officials to discuss the Horizontal Merger Guidelines and the impact they have on antitrust enforcement, not only at the federal level, but also in the states and internationally. Today, over 60 countries have merger control regimes and the influence of the Guidelines can be seen almost everywhere.(1)

Merger Simulation Disciplined by Daubert, II

American Bar Association Economics Committee Brown Bag, at the Offices of LECG

1725 I Street N.W., Washington, DC 20006

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By: 
David Scheffman, Former Director;
Gregory J. Werden, Former Senior Economic Counsel;
Luke M. Froeb, Former Director

Merger Simulation Disciplined by Daubert, II

American Bar Association Economics Committee Brown Bag, at the Offices of LECG

1725 I Street N.W., Washington, DC 20006

Date:
By: 
David Scheffman, Former Director;
Gregory J. Werden, Former Senior Economic Counsel;
Luke M. Froeb, Former Director

Merger Simulation Disciplined by Daubert, II

American Bar Association Economics Committee Brown Bag, at the Offices of LECG

1725 I Street N.W., Washington, DC 20006

Date:
By: 
David Scheffman, Former Director;
Gregory J. Werden, Former Senior Economic Counsel;
Luke M. Froeb, Former Director

Merger Simulation Disciplined by Daubert, II

American Bar Association Economics Committee Brown Bag, at the Offices of LECG

1725 I Street N.W., Washington, DC 20006

Date:
By: 
David Scheffman, Former Director;
Gregory J. Werden, Former Senior Economic Counsel;
Luke M. Froeb, Former Director

A Regulator's Perspective on Protecting Consumers and Competitive Marketplaces: Developments at the FTC

Remarks before the American Bar Association, Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice, 2003 Administrative Law Conference

Washington, D.C.

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By: 
Orson Swindle, Former Commissioner

Thank you for this warm reception and the kind introduction, Randy. Facing a room full of experienced and brilliant attorneys is always a daunting task for me, not being a Member of the Priesthood. However, I am usually in my office, a relatively small room, and the odds are sort of even - me against six of you. This setting is ridiculous!! I feel a need to call in the Marines.

A Federal-State Partnership on Competition Policy: State Attorneys General as Advocates

Remarks before National Association of Attorneys General, 2003 Antitrust Seminar

Washington, D.C.

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I. Introduction

I am very pleased to be with you today. The organizers of this session have done an excellent job putting together an interesting program, and I am honored to have been asked to present some opening remarks to set the stage for the panel discussion that follows.(1)

The Federal Trade Commission and the Future Development of U.S. Consumer Protection Policy

Remarks before the Aspen Summit, Cyberspace and the American Dream, The Progress and Freedom Foundation

Aspen, Colorado

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By: 
Timothy J. Muris, Former Chairman

The views here are those of Chairman Muris
and not necessarily of theCommission or of any other Commissioner.

I. Introduction

On the calendar of an academic, the closing weeks of August mean that a new semester is about to start. To stand at a podium in late summer is to recall the sensation of excitement and apprehension of gathering notes and texts and entering the classroom to begin the school year.

Letter of Resignation

Letter to President George W. Bush announcing resignation

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By: 
Sheila F. Anthony, Former Commissioner

The President
The White House
Washington, DC 20500

Dear Mr. President:

By this letter, I tender my resignation as Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission, effective August 1, 2003.

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