U.S. House of Representatives
Committee on the Judiciary
Henry J. Hyde, Chairman www.house.gov/judiciary
For immediate release April 11, 2000
Contact: Sam Stratman/Terry Shawn (202) 225-2492
Judiciary to Hold Oversight Hearings Wednesday
on Antitrust Enforcement Agencies
What: Oversight hearing on, "The Antitrust Enforcement Agencies: The Bureau of Competition of the Federal Trade Commission and the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice."
Full Committee on the Judiciary, Henry Hyde, Chairman
When: 10:00 a.m. Wednesday April 12, 2000
Where: 2141 Rayburn House Office Building
As part of its oversight function, the Rules of the House of Representatives require the Committee on the Judiciary to review and study the application, administration and execution of the antitrust laws by the Bureau of Competition of the Federal Trade Commission and the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice. The Committee last held a general oversight hearing on these two agencies in November of 1997 .
These oversight hearings will...
Witnesses: Robert Pitofsky, Federal Trade Commission; Joel Klein, Department of Justice; Bert Rein, Wiley, Rein & Fielding. On behalf of the Chamber of Commerce and Mylan Laboratories, Inc.: Andy Strenio, Jim Rill, Steven Farrar, Bob Voltmann, Ed Hamberger, James DeLong, and Professor Jonathan Baker. ###30###