FTC’s Workshop on Section 5 of The FTC Act As A Competition Statute

On 17 October 2008 the FTC held a public workshop on Section 5 of the FTC Act. In addition to three panels focusing on the history, interpretation and application of Section 5 to business practices, the final panel of the workshop was devoted to the application of Section 5 to standard-setting issues.

The agenda of the workshop, as well as a webcast and transcripts of the panel sessions are available on the FTC’s website.