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Nomination of Robert Pitofsky to be chairman of the Federal Trade Commission

hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourth Congress, first session, January 19, 1995.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pitofsky, Robert,
  • United States. Federal Trade Commission -- Officials and employees -- Selection and appointment

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesS. hrg, ;, 104-290
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF26 .C69 1995m
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 29 p. :
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL565879M
    ISBN 100160521920
    LC Control Number96150786
    OCLC/WorldCa34272355

    Federal Trade Commission (FTC) agency of federal government created in to promote free and fair competition by prevention of trade restraints, price .   The Federal Trade Commission Act authorizes this information collection for purposes of managing online comments. Comments and user names are part of the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) public records system, and user names also are part of the FTC’s computer user records system.

      His visitor early last year was Robert Pitofsky, a colleague of Mr. Baer's at the Washington law firm of Arnold & Porter, and President Clinton's nominee to be chairman of the Federal Trade.   When President Jimmy Carter nominated Michael Pertschuk to be chairman of the Federal Trade Commission in , it seemed like a perfect fit. After all, Pertschuk had been a powerful player on Capitol Hill in advancing consumer protection issues, and he was even called the st Senator, as he skillfully navigated the Upper Chamber from his perch as chief counsel and staff .

    Sen. Chuck Grassley today released a letter he sent urging vigorous scrutiny of the Tyson Foods purchase of IBP, Inc. Grassley's letter to Attorney General Janet Reno and Federal Trade Commission Chairman Robert Pitofsky urged them to "scrutinize this proposal under the antitrust laws, paying heightened attention to any possible negative horizontal and vertical integration implications of the. Robert Pitofsky Chairman, Federal Trade Commission Panelists Ky P. Ewing, Jr. Margaret E. Guerin-Member of the District of Cal vert Columbia Bar, and ABA Section Prinapal, of Antitrust Law Delegate to the Economists, Incorporated ABA House of Delegates Peter M. Kreindler Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, AlliedSignal, Inc.


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Nomination of Robert Pitofsky to be chairman of the Federal Trade Commission by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Robert Pitofsky was sworn in as 54th Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission on Ap At the time he was nominated by President Clinton to chair the Commission, Chairman Pitofsky was a Professor of Law at the Georgetown University Law Center and Of Counsel to the Washington, D.C., law firm of Arnold & Porter.

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Keith Adkinson To Be a Member of the Federal Trade Commission. J The President today announced his intention to nominate F. Keith Adkinson to be a member of the Federal Trade Commission for the unexpired term of 7 years from Septemvice Robert Pitofsky, resigned. 37 rows  Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission; Incumbent Joseph Simons since May 1, First holder: Joseph E.

Davies. The Commission is headed by five Commissioners, nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate, each serving a seven-year term. No more than three Commissioners can be of the same political party. The President chooses one Commissioner to act as Chairman.

Chairman. A federal agency charged with enforcing regulations agianst selling and distributing adulterated, misbranded, or hazardous food and drug products Federal Trade Commission (FTC) A federal agency empowered to prevent persons or corporations from using unfair methods of competition in commerce.

-"Every contract, combination in the form of trust or otherwise, or conspiracy, in restraint of trade or commerce among the several states, or with foreign nations, is hereby declared to be illegal.".

Robert Pitofsky, Chairman Federal Trade Commission Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. Washington, D.C. Re: Petition for compliance analysis or enforcement review regarding In re Amway, 93 FTC (), Docket Dear Chairman Pitofsky: I served as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Wisconsin for 30 years, until retirement.

Outlining his views about the proposed acquisition for the first time today, Robert Pitofsky, the chairman of the Federal Trade Commission, appeared to sound relieved about the company's decision. The Senate Commerce Committee approves Sheila Foster Anthony's nomination to the Federal Trade Commission.

The Senate Commerce Committee today approved Sheila Foster Anthony's nomination to the Federal Trade Commission. Now Anthony has to gain confirmation by the full Senate before she can take her seat at the trade agency. Get this from a library. Nomination of Commissioner to the Federal Trade Commission: hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress, second session on nomination of Robert Pitofsky, to be a Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission, J [United States.

Congress. Get this from a library. Nomination of Commissioner to the Federal Trade Commission: hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress, second session, on nomination of Robert Pitofsky, to be a Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission, J [United States.

Congress. Statement of Chairman Robert Pitofsky and Commissioners Janet D. Steiger, Roscoe B. Starek III and Christine A. Varney in the Matter of The Boeing Company/McDonnell Douglas Corporation Robert Pitofsky, Former Chairman; After an extensive and exhaustive investigation, the Federal Trade Commission has decided to close the investigation of.

Robert Pitofsky is one of the key Founding Fathers of the modern FTC. He was present at its creation, as principal author of the ABA Report on the Commission.(1) In that pivotal role, he crafted a vision for a revitalized agency that remains as relevant today as it was 30 years ago.

Robert Pitofsky was a leading authority on the U.S. antitrust laws and a champion of consumer protection. An outstanding law professor, government official, and private practitioner, he was Dean of the Georgetown University Law Center, Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission, and long-time of counsel at Arnold & Porter.

NOMINATIONS TO THE FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, AND DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE HEARING BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE, SCIENCE, AND TRANSPORTATION UNITED STATES SENATE ONE HUNDRED SEVENTH CONGRESS FIRST SESSION Printed for the use of the Committee on Commerce.

Robert Pitofsky. On the C-SPAN Networks: Robert Pitofsky was a Chairman for the Federal Trade Commission with 25 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a. FTC CHAIRMAN NOMINEE PITOFSKY'S SENATE CONFIRMATION MAY BE MORE DIFFICULT in light of the Republican control of the Senate.

President Clinton's Oct. 6 nomination of Robert Pitofsky -- a Washington, D.C. lawyer who served as a Federal Trade Commission commissioner in the Carter Administration -- will likely face scrutiny from a Republican-controlled Senate inclined to minimize. The Honorable Robert Pitofsky Chairman Federal Trade Commission Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.

Washington, D.C. Dear Chairman Pitofsky: The National Center for Tobacco-Free Kids and its partners urges the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to take actions against the RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company.found: Washington post WWW site, viewed Oct. 10, (Robert Pitofsky, a scholar of antitrust law who as chairman of the Federal Trade Commission was credited with energizing the agency, died Oct.

6 [] at his home in Chevy Chase, Md. He was Mr. Pitofsky dedicated his career to antitrust matters as a professor, including at Georgetown University's law school, where he was dean from.The Federal Trade Commission Act was one of President Woodrow Wilson 's major acts against trusts.

Trusts and trust-busting were significant political concerns during the Progressive Era. Since its inception, the FTC has enforced the provisions of the Clayton Act, a key antitrust statute, Headquarters: Federal Trade Commission Building.