Robert Pitofsky

Robert Pitofsky

Robert Pitofsky, born December 27, 1929, was chairman of the Federal Trade Commission of the United States from April 11, 1995 to May 31, 2001. He had previously been Dean of the Georgetown University Law Center from 1983 to 1989, and is currently a professor there, teaching in the areas of antitrust and Constitutional law. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Robert Pitofsky has 25 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 Call-In as a Dean for the Georgetown University Law Center. The year with the most videos was 2000 with five videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1988 with an average of 260 views per program. Most appearances with Janet Reno (2). Most common tags: Online Technology, Consumer Issues, Business & Commerce.

Appearances by Title:


Chairman, Federal Trade Commission c. January 1, 1995 - c. December 31, 2001 Videos: 17 Dean, Georgetown University Law Center c. April 7, 1986 - c. January 1, 1995 Videos: 8

Recent Appearances

  • The Internet and Consumer Protection

    The Internet and Consumer Protection

    Ms. Bernstein moderated a roundtable discussion about the upcoming Federal Trade Commission (FTC) hearings on consumer…

  • Echostar/DirectTV Merger

    Echostar/DirectTV Merger

    Witnesses testified about a proposed merger between Direct TV and Echostar. Among the topics they addressed were the state…

  • Gasoline Prices

    Gasoline Prices

    Witnesses testified about rising gasoline prices, particularly in the Western U.S. Among the issues they addressed were the…

  • AOL-Time Warner Merger

    AOL-Time Warner Merger

    Officials spoke to reporters about the decision to approve a merger between America On-line and Time Warner. Following their…

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