The National Association Of Regulatory Utility Commissioners
Thank you Commissioner Jacobs for that introduction. I am delighted to be here this afternoon to talk with you about Truth in Advertising in Telecommunications and Electricity.
My goal today is to: 1. Provide a brief summary of the FTC's Advertising Law 2. Discuss the Joint FCC/FTC Policy Statement For The Advertising of Dial-Around and other Truth in Long Distance Services to consumers(1) 3. Describe the Commission's consumer protection position in the electric power industry deregulation debate