FTC Hearing #1: The Current Landscape of Competition and Privacy Law and Policy (Audio)

The audio files below are from the first session of the FTC Hearings Initiative, which was held at the Georgetown University Law Center, on September 13, 2018. For full agenda and other details, see the event webpage.

All files are in mp3 format. The easiest way to listen is to use the audio player in the browser of your computer or mobile device. Alternatively, you can download the files, but be aware they may be quite large (between 100 and 200 MB). To download and listen to a file on an iOS device such as an iPhone, you will likely need to download the file to your computer first, then use iTunes to move it to your device.

Session Audio Files

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Welcome and Introductory Remarks by FTC Chairman Joe Simons

This is an audio recording of the welcome and introductory remarks delivered by FTC Chairman Joseph Simons at the first Hearing on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century.

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The Current Landscape of Competition and Consumer Protection Law and Policy

This is an audio recording of the panel The Current Landscape of Competition and Consumer Protection Law and Policy from the Hearing on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century held at the Georgetown University Law Center, on September 13, 2018. The theme of the hearing was "The Current Landscape of Competition and Privacy Law and Policy."

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Has the US Economy Become More Concentrated and Less Competitive: A Review of the Data

This is an audio recording of the panel Has the US Economy Become More Concentrated and Less Competitive: A Review of the Data from the Hearing on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century held at the Georgetown University Law Center, on September 13, 2018. The theme of the hearing was "The Current Landscape of Competition and Privacy Law and Policy."

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The Regulation of Consumer Data

This is an audio recording of the panel The Regulation of Consumer Data at the Hearing on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century held at the Georgetown University Law Center, on September 13, 2018. The theme of the hearing was "The Current Landscape of Competition and Privacy Law and Policy."

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Closing Remarks by Howard Shelanski

This is an audio recording of the Closing Remarks by Howard Shelanski from the Hearing on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century held at the Georgetown University Law Center, on September 13, 2018. The theme of the hearing was "The Current Landscape of Competition and Privacy Law and Policy."

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