June 20, 2016

Issue No. 16 - 26
For the week of June 20, 2016

COMMISSION MEETINGS
(Meetings and agendas are subject to change)

Thur. June 23
9:00 a.m.

Closed to the Public and Limited to Commissioners: Discussion of a law enforcement matter.

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

Nothing Scheduled

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

Tues. June 21
8:30 a.m.

The Federal Trade Commission will hold a one-day public workshop entitled “Something New Under the Sun” on June 21, 2016 to explore competition and consumer protection issues that may arise when consumers generate their own electric power by installing home solar photovoltaic (PV) panels – a practice known as solar distributed generation (DG). Constitution Center 400 7th St. SW, Washington, DC.

SPEECHES

Tues. June 21
8:40 a.m.

Chairwoman Ramirez will deliver opening remarks for the FTC workshop, Something New Under the Sun – Competition & Consumer Protection Issues in Solar Energy, Constitution Center, 400 7th St. SW, Washington, DC.

1:45 p.m. PT

Commissioner Ohlhausen will appear as a panelist at Privacy, Encryption, and Consumer Rights: A New Boardroom Challenge, 22nd Annual Stanford Directors' College, Stanford Rock Center for Corporate Governance, Stanford Law School, Stanford, CA.

Wed. June 22
2:30 p.m.

Chairwoman Ramirez will deliver remarks at the 2016 OECD Ministerial Meeting: “The Digital Economy: Innovation, Growth and Social Prosperity,” Panel 3.1 - Consumer Trust and Market Growth, Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico.

6:00 p.m.

Commissioner Ohlhausen will deliver remarks on Antitrust Considerations in High Technology Merger Reviews, New York State Bar Association, Paul Weiss, New York, NY.

Thurs. June 23
2:00 p.m. GMT

Commissioner McSweeny will deliver a keynote address at the Chatham House Conference: Globalization of Competition Policy: Striving for Convergence? Clifford Chance, 10 Upper Bank Street, London, E14 5JJ.

Fri. June 24
12:30 p.m. GMT

Commissioner McSweeny will deliver a lunchtime keynote speech on Competition in the Digital Age at a reception sponsored by the British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL), Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WCIB 5JP- 1st Floor.

Sat. June 25
1:10 p.m. GMT

Commissioner McSweeny will deliver a keynote speech on Competition in the Digital Age at the The Antitrust Enforcement Symposium 2016 sponsored by the Journal of Antitrust Enforcement (JAE), Harold Lee Room, Pembroke College, St Aldate's, Oxford OX1 1DW.

HEARINGS BEFORE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGES

Nothing Scheduled

 

Please check the FTC's Web site at www.ftc.gov
for a listing of events and updates.

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