FTC, Illinois And Indiana Attorneys General, And Postal Inspectors Announce Law Enforcement Sweep Against Chicago Area Telemarketers

Media Advisory
What: The Federal Trade Commission, the Illinois Attorney General, the Indiana Attorney General, and the United States Postal Inspection Service will hold a press conference to announce a series of law enforcement actions against a group of telemarketers based in the Chicago area, accused of deceiving churches, small businesses, and fraternal organizations across the country.
Who: C. Steven Baker,
Regional Director, FTC

Patricia Kelly
Division Chief, Consumer Protection Division,
Illinois Attorney General's Office

Andrew Clemmons
Assistant Inspector in Charge,
U.S. Postal Inspection Service

Consumer victim

Where: 55 East Monroe Street Building
Suite 1860 (18th floor)
Chicago, Illinois 6060
When: Thursday, February 18, at 10:30 a.m CST. The room will open at 9:30 am for camera crews to begin setting up.


Contact Information

C. Steven Baker,
Chicago Regional Office
55 East Monroe St., Ste 1860
Chicago, Illinois 60603