December 10, 2012

Issue No. 12 - 50
For the week of December 10, 2012

(Meetings and agendas are subject to change)

Nothing Scheduled

(Dates and times are subject to change by Congress)

Nothing Scheduled


Mon., Dec. 10
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Patent Assertion Entity Activities Workshop (PAE). The Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice will host a one-day event to explore the impact of patent assertion entity (PAE) activities on innovation and competition and the implications for antitrust enforcement and policy. The workshop is free and open to the public. More information and the agenda can be found here. FTC Conference Center, 601 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC


Mon. Dec. 10
9:00 am
FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz will give opening remarks at the joint FTC/DOJ Patent Assertion Entity Activities Workshop. FTC Conference Center, 601 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC
9:30 am FTC Commissioner Maureen K. Ohlhausen will speak at George Mason University School of Law's 8th Annual Meeting of the American College of Business Court Judges. GMU School of Law, Founders Hall, 3381 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA
Thur., Dec. 13
11:00 am
FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will participate in the Congressional Bipartisan Privacy Caucus briefing on the data broker industry. 2322 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC
12:45 pm FTC Commissioner Julie Brill will participate in POLITICO's second annual year-end event, "P2012: Policy + Politics Conference," at the Technology Policy luncheon, which will be streamed live on The Westin, 1400 M St., NW, Washington, DC


Nothing Scheduled

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