May, 2019

May 2

Chmn. Simons speech at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2019

FTC Chairman Joe Simons will be speaking at the IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2019: “Interview with the Chairman of the FTC.” Marriott Marquis, 901 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC
May 3

Cmr. Phillips a participant in roundtable at the IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2019

FTC Commissioner Noah Joshua Phillips will be speaking about enforcement, privacy operations management, and trans-border data flow at the IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2019: "A Regulators' Conversation: The View from the CNIL and the FTC." Marriot Marquis Salon M, Level M4, 901...
May 3

Cmr. Slaughter speech at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2019

FTC Commissioner Rebecca Kelly Slaughter will be speaking at the IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2019: “Privacy and Antitrust: Regulating a Digital Economy.” Marriott Marquis, 901 MassachusettsAve., NW, Washington, DC
May 7

Chmn. Simons testifies before House Subcommittee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government

FTC Chairman Joe Simons will testify before the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government. Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 138, Washington, DC
May 7

Facebook Live event on student loan debt relief scams

On Tues., May 7 at 7:00 p.m. ET, the FTC will host a Facebook Live event on student loan debt relief scams.
May 8

Strictly Business: An FTC Forum on Small Business Financing

The Federal Trade Commission hosted a forum on small business financing on May 8, 2019, to examine trends and consumer protection issues in this marketplace, including the recent proliferation of online loans and alternative financing products.
May 8

Chmn. Simons testifies before House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce

FTC Chairman Joe Simons and Commissioners will testify before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce. Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2123, Washington, DC
May 9

Cmr. Phillips participant in roundtable at the ABA’s Antitrust in the Americas 2019

FTC Commissioner Noah Joshua Phillips will be speaking about cross-border competition enforcement at the ABA’s Antitrust in the Americas 2019: "Enforcers Roundtable: Devil is in the Detail." Buenos Aires, Argentina, 3:30 PM local time (ET +1)
May 14

Cmr. Chopra remarks at ABA Antitrust Section program “Pharmaceutical Rebate Walls: the Antitrust Risks”

FTC Commissioner Rohit Chopra will deliver remarks at the ABA Antitrust Section’s program on pharmaceutical rebate walls. The offices of Wilson Sonsini, 1700 K Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006. 12:00 p.m. More information here.
May 14

Cmr. Slaughter keynote speaker before Center for American Progress program "Antitrust and Health Care Providers"

FTC Commissioner Rebecca Kelly Slaughter will be the keynote speaker before a Center for American Progress program entitled Antitrust and Health Care Providers. 1333 H Street, NW, Washington, DC
May 15

Chmn. Simons participates in International Competition Network’s Annual Conference

FTC Chairman Joseph Simons will participate in the International Competition Network’s Annual Conference. Cartagena, Colombia
May 15

BCP Director Andrew Smith keynote speech at COMPLY 2019 Conference

Andrew Smith, Director of the FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, will give the keynote speech on law enforcement priorities for Fintech, at the COMPLY 2019 Conference. New York, NY
May 21

Cmr. Slaughter keynote speaker at 9th EDPD 2019 Conference

FTC Commissioner Rebecca Kelly Slaughter will give the keynote at the 9th EDPD 2019, European Data Protection Days Conference. Berlin, Germany, 9:10 AM CEST.
May 23

Cmr. Slaughter panelist at Competition Policy and Regulation Conference

FTC Commissioner Rebecca Kelly Slaughter will participate as a panelist at the Competition Policy and Regulation: Pressures in a Globalised Economy Conference. London, United Kingdom, 9:30am BST.
May 31

Cmr. Phillips gives opening keynote at Global Antitrust Economics Conference

FTC Commissioner Noah Joshua Phillips will give the opening keynote address at the Global Antitrust Economics Conference, New York University Stern School of Business, New York, NY, 9:00 a.m. EDT.