Public Events for 2019

Aug 1

Closed Commission Meeting

Commission Meeting Closed to the Public: Consideration of a nonpublic law enforcement matter, 10:30 a.m. EDT at 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20580. The vote to close the meeting for the law enforcement matter was 5-0. Expected to attend the closed meeting are the...
Aug 6

Protecting Older Adults from Fraud: A Common Ground Conference

Join us for a Common Ground Conference that brings together law enforcement, consumer groups, service providers, and community organizations to discuss strategies for understanding, preventing, and redressing fraud targeted at the older adult population of Southern California. The...
Aug 7

Inside the Game: Unlocking the Consumer Issues Surrounding Loot Boxes

The staff of the Federal Trade Commission examined consumer protection issues related to video game loot boxes at a public workshop on August 7, 2019, in Washington, DC. Loot boxes are in-game rewards that contain a random assortment of virtual items (loot) to assist a player advance...
Aug 15

Green Lights & Red Flags: FTC Rules of the Road for Business

A one-day public workshop in Atlanta focused on truth-in-advertising basics and data security compliance. Designed for business owners, advertising and marketing executives, and attorneys, the program features a roster of experts discussing established consumer protection and...
Aug 15

BCP Director Daniel Kaufman opening remarks at Green Lights & Red Flags: FTC Rules of the Road for Business

FTC BCP Deputy Director Daniel Kaufman will provide opening remarks at the “Green Lights & Red Flags: FTC Rules of the Road for Business” public workshop. State Bar of Georgia Conference Center, 104 Marietta St., NW, Atlanta, GA
Aug 15

Cmr. Chopra panelist at Green Lights & Red Flags: FTC Rules of the Road for Business

FTC Commissioner Rohit Chopra will be on the panel titled “Networking Lunch and a Conversation with FTC Commissioner Chopra” at the “Green Lights & Red Flags: FTC Rules of the Road for Business” public workshop. State Bar of Georgia Conference Center, 104 Marietta St., NW, Atlanta...
Aug 19

Cmrs. Phillips and Slaughter participate in 2019 TPI Aspen Forum

FTC Commissioners Noah Joshua Phillips and Rebecca Kelly Slaughter will participate in the “2019 TPI Aspen Forum: A Chat with the Federal Trade Commissioners.” Aspen, CO, 10:45a.m. MDT
Aug 29

Scheduling conference before FTC Administrative Law Judge in the matter of Evonik Industries/PeroxyChem et al.

Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell will hear closing arguments in the matter of Evonik Industries/PeroxyChem et al., Docket No. 9384. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Room 532, Washington, DC, 1:00 p.m.