The FTC shortly will publish a public notice in the Federal Register regarding the Draft Antitrust Guidelines for Collaborations Among Competitors, which were issued jointly by the Commission and the U.S. Department of Justice earlier this year -- 64 Fed. Reg. 54483 (1999).
This notice formally extends the period for submission of views regarding the Draft Guidelines until February 4, 2000.
Comments should be addressed to Donald S. Clark, Federal Trade Commission, Office of the Secretary, 600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, D.C. 20580.
The Commission vote to extend the comment period was 5-0. (FTC File No. P971201; staff contact is Susan S. DeSanti, 202-326-2167; see press release dated October 1, 1999.)
Copies of the documents mentioned in this FYI are available from the FTC's web site at http://www.ftc.gov and also from the FTC's Consumer Response Center, Room 130, 600 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20580; 877-FTC Help (877-382-4357); TDD for the hearing impaired 1-866-653-4261. To find out the latest news as it is announced, call the FTC NewsPhone recording at 202-326-2710.