Public Events for 2018

Dec 4

Chmn. Simons testifies before House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law - (POSTPONED)

This testimony has been POSTPONED.FTC Chairman Joe Simons will testify before the House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law. Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2141, Washington, DC
Dec 5

Cmr. Phillips keynote at the IIC Telecommunications and Media Forum

FTC Commissioner Noah Joshua Phillips will be the keynote speaker at the IIC Telecommunications and Media Forum. Verizon Communications, 1300 l Street, NW, Suite 500 East, Washington, DC, 11:30 am 
Dec 6

FTC Hearing #8: Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century

The Federal Trade Commission held the eighth session of its Hearings Initiative with a one-day hearing at the New York University School of Law in New York City on December 6, 2018. The day’s panels examined concerns that acquisitions and holdings of non-controlling ownership...
Dec 6

Cmr. Phillips opening remarks at FTC Hearing #8: Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century. New York University School of Law

FTC Commissioner Noah Joshua Phillips will deliver opening remarks at the FTC Hearing #8: Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century. New York University School of Law, Vanderbilt Hall’s Greenberg Lounge, 40 Washington Square South, New York, NY
Dec 6

Cmr. Chopra remarks at the FTC Hearing #8: Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century - NYU

FTC Commissioner Rohit Chopra will deliver remarks at the FTC Hearing #8: Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century. New York University School of Law, Vanderbilt Hall’s Greenberg Lounge, 40 Washington Square South, New York, NY, 1 p.m. ET
Dec 6

Webinar: Fighting Consumer Fraud and Identity Theft in South Dakota

Join the Federal Trade Commission for a free, one-hour webinar on Thursday, December 6 at 1:00 PM CT to learn about the top scams reported in South Dakota and get tips to help people in your community avoid scams, protect their identity and recover from identity theft.Speakers will...
Dec 7

Consumer Protection Economics Symposium

The Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Economics hosted a one-day symposium on the economics of consumer protection, in conjunction with Economic Inquiry’s special Symposium Issue on Consumer Protection Economics. The goal of the conference was to advance the application of...
Dec 11

FTC Hearing on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century - December 2018

The FTC will hold a hearing on data security December 11-12, 2018 at the FTC Constitution Center Auditorium, 400 7th St., SW, Washington, DC.
Dec 11

Bureau of Consumer Protection Director Andrew Smith remarks at FTC Hearing #9

Andrew Smith, Director of the FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, will give remarks at FTC Hearing #9: Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century. FTC Constitution Center Auditorium, 400 7th St., SW, Washington, DC
Dec 12

FTC Hearing on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century - December 2018

The FTC will hold a hearing on data security December 11-12, 2018 at the FTC Constitution Center Auditorium, 400 7th St., SW, Washington, DC.
Dec 12

Hearing Before Administrative Law Judge: Benco Dental Supply et al.

Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell will preside over proceedings in the matter of Benco Dental Supply et al., Docket 9379. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Room 532, Washington, DC
Dec 12

Cmr. Chopra Keynote at The Economic Policy Institute

FTC Commissioner Rohit Chopra will deliver remarks on Monopoly, Monopsony, and the Labor Market at an event hosted by The Economic Policy Institute, 1225 I Street, NW, Sixth floor, Washington, DC 20005. For more information, please visit epi.org/event/monopoly-monopsony/
Dec 12

Chmn. Simons testifies before House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform

FTC Chairman Joe Simons will testify before the House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law. Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2237, Washington, DC
Dec 13

Hearing Before Administrative Law Judge: Benco Dental Supply et al.

Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell will preside over proceedings in the matter of Benco Dental Supply et al., Docket 9379. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Room 532, Washington, DC
Dec 13

Closed Commission Meeting

Commission Meeting Closed to the Public: Consideration of a nonpublic law enforcement matter, 2:00 PM EST at 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20580. The vote to close the meeting for the law enforcement matter was 5-0. Expected to attend the closed meeting are the...
Dec 14

Hearing Before Administrative Law Judge: Benco Dental Supply et al.

Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell will preside over proceedings in the matter of Benco Dental Supply et al., Docket 9379. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Room 532, Washington, DC