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  • The Internet and Consumer Protection
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    The Internet and Consumer Protection

    Ms. Bernstein moderated a roundtable discussion about the upcoming Federal Trade Commission (FTC) hearings on consumer protection, internet, and globalization. The panelists discussed what…

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  • AOLTime Warner Merger
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    AOL-Time Warner Merger

    Officials spoke to reporters about the decision to approve a merger between America On-line and Time Warner. Following their remarks they answered questions from the reporters.

    156 views
  • Internet Privacy
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    Internet Privacy

    Witnesses testified about various aspects of protecting individual privacy on the Internet. Among the issues they addressed were finding a balance between personal privacy concerns and…

    122 views
  • Privacy Protection for Online Customers
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    Privacy Protection for On-line Customers

    Committee members heard testimony about the current status of privacy for on-line consumers. At issue was whether the industry needs government legislation or whether the industry could…

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  • Media Advertising and Youth Violence
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    Media Advertising and Youth Violence

    President Clinton announced that the administration would conduct an investigation into the entertainment industry’s advertising practices. He said that the Justice Department and the…

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  • Mergers and Corporate Consolidation
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    Mergers and Corporate Consolidation

    Committee members heard testimony from Chairman Alan Greenspan, members of the Federal Reserve Board and representatives from the Department of Justice. They discussed the impact of the…

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  • Protecting Consumer Online Privacy
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    Protecting Consumer Online Privacy

    Mr. Pitofsky unveiled the results of a new report completed by the Federal Trade Commission. The report examines privacy and safety of online consumer purchasing and how the government can…

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  • Saving and Investing Education Campaign
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    Saving and Investing Education Campaign

    Participants discussed a public education campaign by various government agencies about the importance of public saving and investment. They talked about how to educate U.S. citizens about…

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  • FHA Refund and Internet Fraud
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    FHA Refund and Internet Fraud

    Secretary Cuomo and Chairman Pitofsky briefed reporters on two subjects. One was a public education campaign about millions of FHA insurance refunds and about possible fraudulent activities…

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  • Bork Nomination Day 12 Part 1
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    Bork Nomination Day 12, Part 1

    A panel of antitrust experts testified in opposition to the nomination. The witnesses expressed concern over Judge Bork’s views of the role of the courts in antitrust enforcement. Bork’s…

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