ABA Section Of Antitrust Law to Address Hot Topics at Consumer Protection Conference

CHICAGO, June 15, 2009 — Protecting privacy and securing information, managing risks in new technologies, and advertising and marketing in challenging times are but a few of the variety of  topics to be addressed during the Consumer Protection Conference, sponsored by the _ Section of Antitrust Law.

Participants include U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman; Former Federal Trade Commission Chairmen Timothy Muris and Robert Pitofsky; FTC Commissioner Pamela Jones Harbour; FTC Consumer Protection Bureau Director David Vladeck; U.S. District Court Judge Thomas Selby Ellis III; and a host of practitioners, enforcers and academics.

Leading government enforcers, public interest lawyers,
academics, corporate counsel and private practitioners

ABA Section of Antitrust Law Consumer Protection Conference

June 18-19

Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, D.C.

For a copy of the program and latest agenda, visit http://www.abanet.org/antitrust/at-programs/cpc-09/cpc-09.html.


Editor’s Note: For further information contact Debbie Weixl or Joyce Moore at 202/662-1788. On-site registration for reporters will open Thursday, June 18 at noon.  Note that Georgetown University Law Center is located at 600 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C.

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