Financial Services and Products: The Role of the FTC in Protecting Consumers, Part II

March 17, 2010

253 Russell Senate Office Building

Consumer Protection 2WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation announces the following Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Insurance Subcommittee hearing on Financial Services and Products: The Role of the Federal Trade Commission on Protecting Consumers, Part II*.

*This hearing follows another Commerce Committee hearing held in February, 2010 titled Financial Services and Products: The Role of the Federal Trade Commission in Protecting Consumers, Part I.
 
Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for webcast hearings, should contact Tyler Roth at 202-224-0411 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.

*This hearing follows another Commerce Committee hearing held in February, 2010 titled Financial Services and Products: The Role of the Federal Trade Commission in Protecting Consumers, Part I.

Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for webcast hearings, should contact Tyler Roth at 202-224-0411 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.

 

Webcast

Majority Statement

  • Chairman John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV

    U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Minority Statement

  • Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison

    Ranking Member
    U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable Thomas Rosch

    Commissioner
    the Federal Trade Commission
    Rosch Testimony (11.10 KB)

Witness Panel 2

  • Mr. Edmund Mierzwinski

    Director, Consumer Program
    U.S. PIRG, The Federation of State Public Interest Research Groups
  • The Honorable Timothy Muris

    Former Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission
    Foundation Professor, George Mason University School of Law, and Of Counsel, O’Melveny & Myers LLP
    Muris Testimony (2.10 MB)
  • Ms. Dee Pridgen

    Associate Dean and Professor of Law
    University of Wyoming College of Law
    Pridgen Testimony (659.64 KB)
  • Ms. Linda A. Woolley

    Executive Vice President, Government Affairs
    the Direct Marketing Association
    Woolley Testimony (136.95 KB)