Weekly Calendar for October 29, 2018

Issue No: 2018-W44 | October 29, 2018

Issue No. 2018-W44
For the week of October 29, 2018

COMMISSION MEETINGS
(Meetings and agendas are subject to change)

October 29, 2018
12:00PM

Closed to the Public:

Executive Session Closed to the Public: The Commission will continue its October 11, 2018 executive session. Expected to attend the closed meeting are the Commissioners themselves, advisors to the Commissioners, and such other Commission staff as may be appropriate.

In accordance with the provisions of the Government in the Sunshine Act, notice is given that the Federal Trade Commission has determined and the General Counsel has certified that the executive session will be closed to the public pursuant to 5 U.S.C. Sections 552b(c)(10) and 552b(d)(4) and that the public interest does not require the executive session to be open to the public. Contact: Donald S. Clark, Secretary, (202) 326-2514.

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

Nothing Scheduled

SPEECHES

November 1, 2018
9:00AM

FTC Commissioner Noah Joshua Phillips will give opening remarks at the FTC Hearing #5: Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century. Georgetown University Law Center, 600 New Jersey Ave., NW, Washington, DC

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

November 1, 2018
(All Day)

Eleventh Annual Federal Trade Commission Microeconomics Conference

November 1, 2018
9:00AM–5:45PM

FTC Hearing #5: Vertical Merger Analysis and the Role of the Consumer Welfare Standard in U.S. Antitrust Law

November 2, 2018
(All Day)

Eleventh Annual Federal Trade Commission Microeconomics Conference

SOCIAL MEDIA

Nothing Scheduled

HEARINGS BEFORE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGES

October 31, 2018
9:45AM–5:30PM

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

November 1, 2018
9:45AM–5:30PM

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