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Issue Number: 17-30 | July 22, 2017

Issue No. 17 - 30
For the week of July 22, 2017

COMMISSION MEETINGS
(Meetings and agendas are subject to change)

Nothing Scheduled

HEARINGS/TESTIMONY BEFORE CONGRESS
(Dates and times are subject to change by Congress)

Thurs., July 27
1:00 p.m.

Marcus Meier, Acting Director of the FTC’s Competition Bureau will testify before the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law on “Antitrust Abuses of the FDA’s Drug Approval Process”.  Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2141, Washington, DC

 

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

Thur. Jul. 27
2:00 p.m.

Streamlining Licensing Across State Lines: Initiatives to Enhance Occupational License Portability. The Federal Trade Commission’s Economic Liberty Task Force is hosting a roundtable to examine ways to mitigate the effects of state- based occupational licensing requirements that make it difficult for license holders to obtain licenses in other states. Constitution Center, 400 7th St. SW, Washington, DC

SPEECHES

Wed. Jul. 26
11:00 a.m.

Acting FTC Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen will deliver opening remarks at The Heritage Foundation panel on, “Occupational Licensing Regulatory Reform to Promote Jobs and Economic Liberty.” Lehrman Auditorium, 214 Massachusetts Ave NE, Washington, DC

2:40 p.m. PT

FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny will participate on the panel “So You Want to Make Your Security Product...” at the Black Hat USA 2017 Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

Thur. Jul. 27
2:00 p.m.

Acting FTC Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen will deliver opening remarks at the FTC Economic Liberty Task Force public roundtable, “Streamlining Licensing Across State Lines: Initiatives to Enhance Occupational License Portability.” Constitution Center, 400 7th St. SW, Washington, DC

Fri. Jul. 28
10:20 a.m. PT
FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny will participate on the panel “Meet the Feds” at DEFCON. Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas, NV
4:00 p.m.FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny will participate on the panel "Tick, Tick, Tick. Boom! You're Dead" – Tech & the FTC at DEFCON. Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas, NV

HEARINGS BEFORE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGES

Thur. Jul 27
12:30 p.m.

Closing arguments before FTC Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell in the matter of 1-800 Contacts, Inc., Docket No. 9372. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Room 532, Washington, DC