The Federal Trade Commission will host a press event on Tuesday, October 20, 2009, at 11 am EDT to announce a multi-million-dollar settlement with a major U.S. company for facilitating cross-border telemarketing fraud between the United States and Canada.
|WHO:||Director, FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, |
David C. Vladeck
Kerry Petryshyn, Inspector, Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Two Cross-Border Fraud Victims
|WHERE:||Federal Trade Commission, |
600 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Room 432
A live webcast will be available at: http://htc-01.media.globix.net/COMP008760MOD1/ftc_web/FTCindex.html
|WHEN:||Tuesday, October 20, 2009; |
11 am EDT
|CALL-IN INFORMATION:||Reporters interested in this event, but who are unable to attend, can call in using the following information: |
Call-in Number: 877-766-1277
NOTE: In order to join this conference call, all participants will be required to provide the Conference ID number above.
The call-in lines, which are for press only, open at 10:45 am.
|PRESS CONTACT:||FTC Office of Public Affairs |