The Federal Trade Commission will host a Heartland Common Ground Conference, in cooperation with the Offices of the Attorney General for the States of Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Texas, on March 9 and 10, 2020, at the University of Memphis – Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law.
The March 9 conference will bring together advocates, law enforcers, regulators, social service providers, and others to discuss consumer protection issues affecting the American Heartland. The discussion will include issues relating to senior and elder fraud, protecting underserved communities, effective outreach strategies, combatting unlawful robocalls, and working together effectively to protect consumers.
There will also be a law enforcement only conference on March 10.
The March 9 conference is free to attend and all are welcome; the March 10 conference is limited to law enforcement personnel only.
Registration is not necessary to attend, but is encouraged so that we may better plan this event. To register, please complete the Heartland Common Ground Conference Registration Form.