Events Calendar

June 3

3 Jun
FTC Commissioner Noah Joshua Phillips will participate in a G7 panel on Digital Innovation and Competition in Paris. 12:00pm (GMT+1)

June 4

4 Jun
FTC Commissioner Rohit Chopra will participate in a fireside chat at the 19th TACD public forum. For more information, please visit https://tacd.org/events/19th-tacd-public-forum/. The Pew Charitable Trusts, 901 E St., NW, 10th floor, Washington, DC 20004, 9:00 a.m. EDT.

June 7

7 Jun
Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell will hear closing arguments in the matter of Benco Dental et al., Docket No. 9379. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Room 532, Washington, DC

June 11

11 Jun
The workshop, first announced in October, was originally set to take place in March, but was rescheduled due to the extended government shutdown. It was live tweeted using the hashtag #FTCticket.The workshop explored consumer protection issues in the online ticket marketplace for...
11 Jun
FTC Commissioner Rebecca Kelly Slaughter will deliver opening remarks at the FTC’s Online Event Tickets Workshop. Constitution Center, 400 7th Street, SW, Washington, DC

June 12

12 Jun
The Federal Trade Commission held the 14th session of its Hearings Initiative with Creighton University School of Law in Omaha, Nebraska on June 12, 2019. This concluded the FTC’s Hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century.
12 Jun
Andrew Smith, Director of FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection will participate on the Consumer Protection Enforcement and Policy panels at the FTC Hearing #14: Roundtable with State Attorneys General. Mike and Josie Harper Center, Hixson-Lied Auditorium, Creighton University, Omaha,...
12 Jun
Bilal Sayyed, Director of the FTC’s Office of Policy Planning, will moderate the Revisiting “The Limits of Antitrust” panel at the FTC Hearing #14: Roundtable with State Attorneys General. Mike and Josie Harper Center, Hixson-Lied Auditorium, Creighton University, Omaha, NE

June 18

18 Jun
On June 18, 2019, the Federal Trade Commission will host a public workshop to assess the impact of certificates of public advantage (“COPAs”) on prices, quality, access, and innovation for healthcare services. This workshop is part of a broader COPA Assessment Project announced in...
18 Jun
FTC Chairman Joseph Simons will give opening remarks at the FTC’s A Health Check on COPAs: Assessing the Impact of Certificates of Public Advantage in Healthcare Markets workshop. Constitution Center, 400 7th St. SW, Washington, DC

June 20

20 Jun
FTC Commissioner Rebecca Kelly Slaughter will be a panelist on, Should Enforcers Presume that Mergers are Pro-Competitive? Factoring Unenforceable and Undelivered Efficiencies Claims into Merger Review, at the American Antitrust Institute’s 20th Annual Policy Conference. National...
20 Jun
FTC Chairman Joseph Simons will speak at the American Antitrust Institute’s 20th Annual Policy Conference. National Press Club, 529 14th St. NW, Washington, DC

June 27

27 Jun
The FTC will be hosting its fourth annual PrivacyCon on June 27, 2019. For PrivacyCon 2019, the FTC is seeking research presentations on a wide range of consumer privacy and security issues, with a particular focus on the economics driving those issues. The call for presentations ...

June 28

28 Jun
FTC Commissioner Noah Joshua Phillips will participate on a Sedona Conference panel on Standard Essential Patents and Antitrust. Covington, One City Center, 850 Tenth Street, NW, Washington, DC