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The Federal Trade Commission announced the agenda for the 12th session of its Hearings Initiative, which will occur on April 9-10, 2019 and focus on the FTC’s approach to consumer privacy.
What:The Federal Trade Commission will host the 11th session of its Hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century.When:Monday, March 25, 9:00 a.m. - 5:15 p.m., and Tuesday, March 26, 9:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.Where:FTC Headquarters
Designing effective merger remedy orders is one of the Commission’s most important tasks. An effective merger remedy prevents the merger from causing harm.
The Federal Trade Commission is rescheduling a Roundtable with the State Attorneys General, which originally had been planned for March 25 as part of the agency’s Hearings Initiative, due to logistical issues. A new date and further details for the session will be announced as soon as they become...
What:The Federal Trade Commission will host the 10th session of its Hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century, which will examine competition and consumer protection in broadband markets.When:Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 9:00 a.m.
From: Shaffer, KristinSent: Tuesday, September 11, 2018 9:34:27 AM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)To: [Redacted]Cc: [Redacted]Subject: RE: Size of Person TestYes, that is correct.Best regards,Kristin From: [Redacted]Sent: Monday, September 10, 2018 7:02 PMTo: [Redacted]...
From: Shaffer, KristinSent: Friday, September 28, 2018 1:00:25 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)To: [Redacted]Cc: [Redacted]Subject: RE: Question about § 7A(c)(9) and § 802.9 [Redacted]When asked in the past about acquisitions of shares in a competitor, this has been our...
From: [Redacted]Sent: Thursday, September 6, 2018 11:29:09 AM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)To: [Redacted]Cc: [Redacted}Subject: RE: Item 6c[Redacted]If the acquisitions are not consummated prior to filing, we agree that X may say none. However, we do find it helpful if...
From: Carson, TimothySent: Tuesday, September 11, 2018 1:06:59 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)To: [Redacted]Cc: [Redacted}Subject: RE: HSR Question - Newly formed fundYes, you may use endnotes to explain. Please also note there is a spot at the bottom of Item 5 where the...
From: Shaffer, Kristin [mailto:kshaffer@ftc.gov]Sent: Monday, September 17, 2018 09:58To: [Redacted]Cc: [Redacted]Subject: RE: Financials and Item 5 Data (18 Months Rule)[Redacted]Yes, Buyer can use FY17 revenue for Item 5, but it should submit its FY18 financials for Item 4 (please...
From: Shaffer, KristinSent: Thursday, September 6, 2018 3:19:34 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)To: [Redacted]Cc: [Redacted}Subject: RE: 802.51[Redacted]Our views are still consistent with Interpretation #151 in the latest edition of the Premerger Notification Practice...
The Federal Trade Commission has submitted to Congress its Fiscal Year 2020 budget request in support of the President’s FY 2020 budget for the federal government. The budget request also includes the FY 2020 Budget Overview Statement, Performance Plan for FY 2019 and FY 2020, and Performance...
Commission orders – both from negotiated settlements and from litigated matters – routinely require Respondents to submit periodic reports on their efforts to comply with the order. (See also Commission Rule 2.41(a)).  Ensuring compliance with Commission orders designed to remedy...
The Federal Trade Commission today announced the agenda for the 11th session of its Hearings Initiative, which will focus on the agency’s international work. The hearing, co-sponsored with the George Washington University Competition Law Center, will take place in Washington, D.C. on March 25-26,...
When Congress passed the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, it created minimum dollar thresholds to limit the burden of premerger reporting. In 2000, it amended the HSR statute to require the annual adjustment of these thresholds based on the change in gross...
The FTC’s ability to obtain information through subpoenas and civil investigative demands (CIDs) is critical to the task of investigating potential law violations. The FTC uses this authority deliberately and responsibly, avoiding unnecessary burdens on businesses and individuals and...

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