WASHINGTON (4/27/15)--The first of several debt collection dialogues hosted by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will be held in Buffalo, N.Y., June 15.
The FTC will conduct the event in conjunction with the Office of the New York Attorney General, and a representative from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is expected to participate as well.
According to the FTC, the event will feature a discussion of recent enforcement actions, consumer complaints about debt collection practices and compliance issues.
The FTC has said this will be the first in a series of dialogues, with events in Atlanta and Dallas to be announced in the coming weeks.
The event is free and open to the public, but pre-registration is recommended. It will be held from 1:30 to 4 p.m. at the Burchfield Penney Art Center at SUNY Buffalo State.