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September 7

7 Sep
With alarming frequency, ransomware hackers are sneaking into consumer and business computers, encrypting files containing photos, documents and other important data, and then demanding a ransom in exchange for the key needed to decrypt the files. At times, these hackers pose as the...
7 Sep
Chairwoman Ramirez will deliver opening remarks at the FTC Fall Technology Series: Ransomware, Constitution Center 400 7th Street SW, Washington, DC, 1 p.m. EDT
7 Sep
A scheduling conference will be held in the matter of 1-800 Contacts, Inc. (Docket No. 9372) before Chief Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Courtroom 532, Washington, DC, 2 p.m. EDT

September 15

15 Sep
Commissioner McSweeny will participate in a panel discussion on data protection, privacy and fundamental rights as part of the Forum for EU-US Legal-Economic Affairs, sponsored by The Mentor Group, Cercle de l’Union Interalliée, 33 Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, 75008 Paris, France, 9...
15 Sep
The Federal Trade Commission hosted a public workshop in Washington, DC on September 15, 2016 to examine the testing and evaluation of disclosures that companies make to consumers about advertising claims, privacy practices, and other information. Effective disclosures are critical...
15 Sep
Chairwoman Ramirez will deliver opening remarks at the FTC’s Putting Disclosures to the Test workshop, Constitution Center 400 7th St. SW, Washington, DC, 9:30 a.m. EST
15 Sep
Commissioner Ohlhausen will attend the International Association of Privacy Professionals’ (IAPP) Conference on Privacy. Security. Risk.  She will speak at the session on “All You Need to Know About the U.S.–EU Privacy Shield Agreement.” San Jose, CA, 11:00 a.m. PST
15 Sep
Commissioner McSweeny will participate in a panel discussion on innovation law & competition law enforcement in EU and US jurisdictions as part of the Forum for EU-US Legal-Economic Affairs, sponsored by The Mentor Group, Cercle de l’Union Interalliée, 33 Rue du Faubourg Saint-...
15 Sep
Commissioner Ohlhausen will be a panelist at the IAPP Conference session on “Privacy Compliance in a Post-Nomi World.” San Jose, CA, 2:30 p.m. PST

September 16

16 Sep
The Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Economics and Marketing Science are co-organizing a one-day conference to bring together scholars interested in issues at the intersection of marketing and consumer protection policy and regulation. As the primary consumer protection law...
16 Sep
Commissioner Ohlhausen will be a panelist at the IAPP Conference session on “The FTC’s Big Data Report: What You Need to Know.” San Jose, CA, 11:00 a.m. PST

September 19

19 Sep
Commissioner McSweeny will provide keynote remarks at the International Bar Association Annual Antitrust Meeting Luncheon, Cosmos Club, 2121 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008, 12:30 p.m. EDT

September 20

20 Sep
Commissioner McSweeny will be the keynote speaker at TecNation 2016, sponsored by the Center for Advanced Technology and Innovation, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, 1615 H St. NW, Washington, DC, 12:35 p.m. EDT
20 Sep
Chairwoman Ramirez will deliver the luncheon keynote address at the 10th Annual Global Antitrust Enforcement Symposium at Georgetown Law School – 600 New Jersey Avenue NW, Washington, DC, 12:30 p.m. EDT
20 Sep
Chairwoman Ramirez will participate in the Global Enforcers Roundtable at the Annual Conference of the International Bar Association (IBA), Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road NW, Washington, DC, 2:30 p.m. EDT  

September 22

22 Sep
Commissioner McSweeny will deliver opening remarks at the ETA Policy Forum sponsored by the Electronics Transaction Association, Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC, 9:05 a.m. EDT
22 Sep
Chairwoman Ramirez will provide keynote remarks at the Fordham Competition Law Institute’s 43rd Annual Conference on International Antitrust Law and Policy, “The Future of Antitrust in Asia,” Fordham Law School 150 West 62nd Street, New York, NY, 9:45 a.m. EDT
22 Sep
Commissioner McSweeny will provide the keynote address at the 5th Annual Privacy Law Salon, sponsored by Dan Solove, Paul Schwartz & Chris Hoofnagle, The National Press Club, 529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor, Washington, DC, 6:00 p.m. EDT

September 23

23 Sep
Commissioner Ohlhausen will speak at the Fordham Competition Law Institute’s 43rd Annual Conference on International Antitrust Law and Policy at the panel “China Antitrust Enforcement Today and in the Future,” Fordham Law School, New York, NY, 10:20 a.m. EDT

September 26

26 Sep
Closed to the Public: Consideration of a nonpublic Part II matter, 3:00 p.m. EDT

September 27

27 Sep
Chairwoman Ramirez, Commissioners Ohlhausen and McSweeny will testify before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation at a hearing entitled: Oversight of the Federal Trade Commission, Russell Senate Office Building, Room 253, Washington, DC, 10 a.m. EDT
27 Sep
Commissioner Ohlhausen will speak at the American Constitution Society for Law and Policy (ACS) Commissioner Panel, Cohen Milstein, 1100 New York Ave. NW, #500, Washington, DC, 6 p.m. EDT

September 29

29 Sep
Commissioner McSweeny will deliver the keynote address at the Big Data Conference sponsored by the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS), Robert Schuman Conference Room, Berlaymont, Rue de la Loi 200, Brussels, 3:50 p.m. Brussels Time
29 Sep
Commissioner Ohlhausen will participate in a panel on Effective Agency Presentation at the American Bar Association 2016 Antitrust Masters Course VIII Conference, Williamsburg, VA, 4:00 p.m. EDT
29 Sep
Commissioner Ohlhausen will speak at the reception dinner for the American Bar Association 2016 Antitrust Masters Course VIII Conference, Williamsburg, VA, 6:30 p.m. EDT