Public Events for 2021

Mar 1

Facebook Live with AARP’s Fraud Watch Network on how to spot and avoid Coronavirus scams

Join us for a Facebook Live with AARP’s Fraud Watch Network on how to spot and avoid Coronavirus scams. Please join us LIVE and ask questions!
Mar 3

FTC will join the BBB Serving Acadiana to present National Consumer Protection Week Webinar

FTC will join the Better Business Bureau Serving Acadiana to discuss consumer frauds affecting consumers in Louisiana. You may register for this free program here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/national-consumer-protection-week-webinar-tickets-142022108951.
Mar 4

Acting Chair Slaughter panelist at the 20th International Conference on Competition

Acting Chairwoman Rebecca Kelly Slaughter will participate as a panelist at the 20th International Conference on Competition: Regulate them or break them up? – The Role of Competition Policy towards Big Tech. Please register and join via the following link: https://www....
Mar 4

“Slam the Scam” Twitter chat on avoiding Coronavirus and imposter scams (in Spanish)

Join at 1pm EST for our chat in Spanish with @laFTC, @USAGovEspanol and @SeguroSocial. Use the hashtag #OjoConLasEstafas and #NCPW2021 to follow the conversation.
Mar 4

CFPB and AARP Fraud Watch Network webinar on Cyber Scams & Older Adults

Join the FTC, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), and AARP’s Fraud Watch Network for a webinar on Cyber Scams & Older Adults. We’ll focus on avoiding online scams, including phishing, tech support scams and COVID-19 related scams.
Mar 4

“Slam the Scam” Twitter chats on avoiding Coronavirus and imposter scams

Join at 3pm EST for our chat in English with @FTC, @USAGov, @SocialSecurity. Use the hashtag #SlamTheScamChat and #NCPW2021 to follow the conversation.
Mar 4

Facebook Live with SSA Office of the Inspector General on how to spot and avoid SSA scams

Join us for a Facebook Live with our colleagues from the Social Security Administration’s (SSA’s) Office of the Inspector General. We’ll talk about how to spot and avoid SSA scams. Please join us LIVE and ask questions!
Mar 5

Cmr. Wilson speech at University of California, Berkeley, M&A Conference.

Commissioner Christine S. Wilson will speak at the University of California, Berkeley, M&A Conference. The event is virtual and open to the public and media. Join via: https://www.theberkeleyforum.com/.
Mar 11

Cmr. Phillips fireside chat with Grover Norquist

Commissioner Noah J. Phillips will participate in a fireside chat with Grover Norquist: Launch of the Open Competition Center at Americans for Tax Return. Please register and join via the following link: https://www.opencompetitioncenter.org/.  You may view the event online at: https...
Mar 15

Southwest Region (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Texas) - Consumer Protection and Financial Impact Listening Session

COVID-19 has had a significant impact on people in every community. To better understand the challenges that communities across the Southwest Region are facing as a result of the pandemic, the Southwest Regional Office is hosting a virtual listening session with Better Business...
Mar 16

Cmr. Phillips will participate in a panel discussion at the Dynamic Antitrust Discussion Series: “Biden Antitrust”

Commissioner Noah J. Phillips will participate in a panel discussion titled Dynamic Antitrust Discussion Series: “Biden Antitrust”. Register and join via the following link: https://itif.org/events/2021/03/12/dynamic-antitrust-discussion-series-biden-antitrust
Mar 16

Acting Chair Slaughter Multilateral Working Group to Build New Approach to Pharmaceutical Mergers

The FTC will host a conference call for media at 11:30 ET with Acting Chairwoman Rebecca Kelly Slaughter. The call-in number is 844-291-6360 and the access code is 4928954. Call-in lines, which are for media only, will open 15 minutes prior to the start of the call.
Mar 18

Acting Chair Slaughter and Cmr Phillips testify before House Judiciary committee on Reviving Competition

Acting Chairwoman Slaughter and Commissioner Phillips testify before the House Judiciary committee on March 18, 2021. Reviving Competition, Part 3: Strengthening the Laws to Address Monopoly Power Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law, US House Committee on the...
Mar 19

Cmrs. Phillips and Wilson will participate in a fireside chat at the Free State Foundation’s Thirteenth AnnualTelecom Policy Conference

Commissioners Noah J. Phillips and Christine S. Wilson will participate in a fireside chat at the Free State Foundation’s Thirteenth AnnualTelecom Policy Conference. The event is open to the public and media. Register and join via the following link: https://events.r20.constantcontact...
Mar 24

Closed Commission Meeting

Commission Meeting Closed to the Public: Consideration of a nonpublic law enforcement matter, 12:30 PM EDT via Zoom. The vote to close the meeting for the law enforcement matter was 4-0. Expected to attend the closed meeting are the Commissioners themselves and such other Commission...
Mar 25

Cmr. Wilson panelist at 2021 ABA Antitrust Law Spring Meeting

Commissioner Christine S. Wilson will participate as a panelist at the 2021 ABA Antitrust Law Spring Meeting. The event is virtual and open to the public and media. Register and join via: https://web.cvent.com/event/815e13a8-b202-4828-916f-d75e95102a16/summary.
Mar 25

Cmr. Phillips panelist at 2021 ABA Antitrust Law Spring Meeting

Commissioner Noah Joshua Phillips will participate as a panelist at the 2021 ABA Antitrust Law Spring Meeting titled “High Technology Deals: Are New Standards Warranted?”. The event is virtual and open to the public and media. Register and join via: https://web.cvent.com/event/...
Mar 26

Acting Chair Slaughter panelist at 2021 ABA Antitrust Law Spring Meeting: Enforcers Roundtable

Acting Chairwoman Rebecca Kelly Slaughter will participate as a panelist at the 2021 ABA Antitrust Law Spring Meeting: Enforcers Roundtable. The event is virtual and open to the public and media. Register and join via: https://www.americanbar.org/groups/antitrust_law/events_cle/69-...
Mar 29

Acting Chairwoman Slaughter will participate in a fireside chat with FCC and NTIA Government Leaders

Acting Chairwoman Rebecca Kelly Slaughter will participate in a fireside chat to celebrate Women’s History Month and recognize the first time in history that NTIA, the FCC, and the FTC are all led by women at the same time. The event is virtual and open to the public/media. Register...
Mar 31

Southwest Region (Arkansas) - Consumer Protection and Financial Impact Listening Session

COVID-19 has had a significant impact on people in every community. To better understand the challenges that communities across Arkansas are facing as a result of the pandemic, the Southwest Regional Office is hosting a virtual listening session with legal services organizations,...