Weekly Calendar for December 7, 2020

Issue No: 2020-W50 | December 7, 2020

Issue No. 2020-W50
For the week of December 7, 2020

COMMISSION MEETINGS
(Meetings and agendas are subject to change)

December 9, 2020
1:00PM

Closed to the Public:

Commission Meeting Closed to the Public: Consideration of a nonpublic law enforcement matter, 1:00 PM EDT via Zoom. The vote to close the meeting for the law enforcement matter was 4-0-1. Commissioner Chopra not participating. Expected to attend the closed meeting are the Commissioners themselves and such other Commission staff as may be appropriate.

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

December 9, 2020
10:00AM

FTC Commissioner Noah Joshua Phillips is testifying before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation at “The Invalidation of the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield and the Future of Transatlantic Data Flows” Full Committee Hearing (hybrid). Join via the following: https://www.commerce.senate.gov/2020/12/the-invalidation-of-the-eu-usprivacy-shield-and-the-future-of-transatlantic-data-flows

SPEECHES

December 7, 2020
7:00AM

FTC Commissioner Christine S. Wilson will be the keynote speaker and will also participate in a roundtable at an event hosted by OECD. The event is the 2020 Global Forum on Competition. The event is virtual and open to the public and media. Join the event via the following link: https://www.oecd.org/competition/globalforum/, 7 AM ET

December 8, 2020
10:00AM

FTC Commissioner Rohit Chopra will join global antitrust enforcers for a panel on Antitrust & Regulation in a Multishock World. This event will be held virtually. To learn more about this event, please visit: https://ecp.crai.com/events/cra-conference-part-1-and-part-2/

December 8, 2020
3:00PM

FTC Commissioner Noah Joshua Phillips will speak about the role of antitrust at the Hudson Institute "Championing Competition: The Role of National Security in Antitrust Enforcement" event. The event will premiere live on the following page: https://www.hudson.org/events/1898-video-event-championing-competition-the-role-of-national-security-in-antitrust-enforcement122020,3 PM ET

December 10, 2020
3:00PM–4:00PM

On December 10th (12:00 PM to 1:00 PM PST), the University of Washington Tech Policy Lab in partnership with Microsoft will host a public panel exploring the broad range of potential options available for providing redress when an individual’s privacy is violated. The panel will look at the range of options and look at likely incentives, costs, benefits, and consequences of different enforcement regimes.

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

December 9, 2020
(All Day)

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

SOCIAL MEDIA

Nothing Scheduled

HEARINGS BEFORE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGES

December 7, 2020
4:00PM

Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell will direct a prehearing scheduling conference in the matter of Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, et al., Docket No. 9396. Available via phone: 844-291-5490 with access code 667263