2019 Antitrust Law Spring Meeting

Consumer Protection Year In Review
March 27, 2019 at 3:30am5:00am
Washington, DC

Wiggin and Dana partner, Robert M. Langer, will be speaking on a panel at the 67th Antitrust Law Spring Meeting of the ABA Section of Antitrust Law in Washington, DC on March 27, 2019. The topic of this session will be, “Consumer Protection Year In Review,” and the panelists will focus on current enforcement priorities and initiatives.

Consumer Protection Year in Review, Presented by the Consumer Protection Committee

2018 was a year full of important developments for regulators and self-regulators on cutting-edge consumer protection enforcement issues, including native advertising, endorsements, consumer reviews used for claims substantiation, privacy, and more. Hear from the people in the trenches regarding current enforcement priorities and initiatives.

Session Chair/Moderator: Patricia A. Conners, Deputy Attorney General, Office of the Attorney General, Tallahassee, FL


• Laura Brett, Director, National Advertising Division, Council of Better Business Bureaus, Incorporated, New York, NY

• Lesley A. Fair, Senior Attorney, Bureau of Consumer Protection, Federal Trade Commission, Washington, DC

• Robert M. Langer, Wiggin & Dana LLP, Hartford, CT

• Christie G. Thompson, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP, Washington, DC

For more information about this event, please visit page 24 here.