2003 ABA Antitrust Spring Meeting

April 2, 2003
JW Marriot Hotel, Washington, D.C.
Wednesday April 2, 2003
2:00 — 3:30 p.m.

Federal Injunctions Federal Injunctions and Consumer Redress As A Tool of National Advertising Regulation presented by the Consumer Protection Committee

The FTC increasingly has chosen federal court for advertising cases seeking permanent injunctive relief under Section 13(b) of the FTC Act, along with ancillary relief such as consumer redress or disgorgement. The panelists will discuss the increasingly high stakes in FTC advertising cases, including the impact of "follow-on" class actions.

Program Chair and Moderator:
Robert M. Langer
Wiggin & Dana LLP
Hartford, CT

Thursday April 3, 2003
8:15 — 9:45 p.m.

Consumer Protection Committee Program
Advertising Law Update

The panelists will provide an update on cutting edge developments in advertising and consumer protection law from the perspectives of the FTC, the state and the private bar.

Program Chair
Robert M. Langer
Wiggin & Dana LLP
Hartford, CT

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