November, 2017

Nov 1

Cmr. McSweeny before House Judiciary Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law

FTC Acting Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen and Commissioner Terrell McSweeny will testify before the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law at a hearing on “Net Neutrality and the Role of Antitrust.” Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2141,...
Nov 2

Tenth Annual Federal Trade Commission Microeconomics Conference

The Federal Trade Commission's Bureau of Economics will host a two-day conference to bring together scholars working in areas related to the FTC’s antitrust, consumer protection, and public policy missions.The scientific committee for the conference is:Steven Berry (Yale University)...
Nov 2

Tenth annual FTC-Northwestern Microeconomics Conference

Tenth annual FTC-Northwestern Microeconomics Conference. The Federal Trade Commission's Bureau of Economics and Searle Center on Law, Regulation and Economic Growth at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law will host a two-day conference to bring together scholars working in areas...
Nov 2

Hearing in the matter of Impax Laboratories, Inc.

FTC Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell will hear the matter of Impax, Docket No. 9373. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW,Room 532, Washington, DC
Nov 3

Tenth annual FTC-Northwestern Microeconomics Conference

Tenth annual FTC-Northwestern Microeconomics Conference. The Federal Trade Commission's Bureau of Economics and Searle Center on Law, Regulation and Economic Growth at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law will host a two-day conference to bring together scholars working in areas...
Nov 3

Hearing in the matter of Impax Laboratories, Inc.

FTC Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell will hear the matter of Impax, Docket No. 9373. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW,Room 532, Washington, DC
Nov 6

Hearing in the matter of Impax Laboratories, Inc.

FTC Administrative Law Judge Michael D Chappell will hear the matter of Impax, Docket No. 9373. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Room 532, Washington, DC
Nov 7

Hearing in the matter of Impax Laboratories, Inc.

FTC Administrative Law Judge Michael D Chappell will hear the matter of Impax, Docket No. 9373. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Room 532, Washington, DC
Nov 7

Cmr. McSweeny debate at the Web Summit Conference

FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny will participate in a debate at the Web Summit Conference on – “We should be prepared to give up our privacy for security.” Lisbon, Portugal, 11:55am GMT
Nov 7

The Effects of Occupational Licensure on Competition, Consumers, and the Workforce: Empirical Research and Results

On November 7, 2017, the Federal Trade Commission’s Economic Liberty Task Force hosted a roundtable to examine empirical evidence on the effects of occupational licensure.
Nov 7

Acting Chmn. Ohlhausen opening remarks at FTC Economic Liberty Task Force’s second public roundtable

FTC Acting Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen will deliver opening remarks at the FTC Economic Liberty Task Force’s second public roundtable, “The Effects of Occupational Licensure on Competition, Consumers, and the Workforce: Empirical Research and Results.” Constitution Center, 400 7th...
Nov 8

Understanding Competition in Prescription Drug Markets: Entry and Supply Chain Dynamics

The Hatch-Waxman Act, passed by Congress more than 30 years ago, provides a regulatory and judicial framework to expedite generic entry into U.S. prescription drug markets. For many drugs, the Act has succeeded in lowering patent-related barriers to generic drug entry, thereby...
Nov 8

Acting Chmn. Ohlhausen keynote remarks at Understanding Competition in Prescription Drug Markets event

FTC Acting Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen will deliver keynote remarks at the FTC Workshop, “Understanding Competition in Prescription Drug Markets: Entry and Supply Chain Dynamics.” Constitution Center, 400 7th St SW, Washington, DC
Nov 8

Hearing in the matter of Impax Laboratories, Inc.

FTC Administrative Law Judge Michael D Chappell will hear the matter of Impax, Docket No. 9373. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Room 532, Washington, DC
Nov 9

Acting Chmn. Maureen K. Ohlhausen speech at the Global Competition Review (GCR) Live Women in Antitrust event

FTC Acting Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen will speak at the Global Competition Review (GCR) Live Women in Antitrust event. Willard Intercontinental Washington, 1401 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC
Nov 9

Hearing in the matter of Impax Laboratories, Inc.

FTC Administrative Law Judge Michael D Chappell will hear the matter of Impax, Docket No. 9373. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Room 532, Washington, DC
Nov 9

Cmr. McSweeny fireside chat at the Web Summit on Protecting Consumers in a Digital Age

FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny will participate in a fireside chat with Anna Palmer, Senior Washington correspondent of POLITICO at the Web Summit – Future Societies on, “Protecting Consumers in a Digital Age.” Lisbon, Portugal, 2:35pm GMT
Nov 14

Hearing Before Administrative Law Judges: Impax

FTC Administrative Law Judge Michael D Chappell will hear the matter of Impax, Docket No. 9373. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Room 532, Washington, DC
Nov 16

Hearing Before Administrative Law Judges: Impax

FTC Administrative Law Judge Michael D Chappell will hear the matter of Impax, Docket No. 9373. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Room 532, Washington, DC
Nov 16

Acting Chmn. Maureen K. Ohlhausen keynote remarks at ABA 2017 Fall Forum

Acting FTC Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen will deliver keynote remarks at the ABA 2017 Fall Forum. National Press Club, 529 14th St NW, Floor 13, Washington, DC
Nov 16

Fighting Consumer Fraud and Identity Theft in Idaho: A Free Webinar

Thursday, November 16, 2017, 3-4 pm ET / 1-2 pm MT / noon-1 pm PT.To join on November 16, 1 pm MT/Noon PT: Call: 1-(800) 230-1059 and give the operator the webinar name: Fighting Consumer Fraud and Identity Theft in IdahoClick this link to join the webinar: https://ftcevents.webex....
Nov 16

Cmr. McSweeny panel discussion at ABA Fall Forum on Data Security

FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny will participate in a panel discussion at the ABA Fall Forum on Data Security. National Press Club, 529 14th Street, NW, Washington, DC
Nov 17

Hearing Before Administrative Law Judges: Impax

FTC Administrative Law Judge Michael D Chappell will hear the matter of Impax, Docket No. 9373. FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Room 532, Washington, DC
Nov 17

Acting Chmn. Maureen K. Ohlhausen panel at The Federalist Society 2017 National Lawyers Convention

Acting FTC Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen will participate in a panel at The Federalist Society 2017 National Lawyers Convention on “Telecommunications & Electronic Media: The Regulatory State of the Internet.” Mayflower Hotel, 1127 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC