Federal Trade Commission April 24, 2009 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Public Workshop: Business Opportunity Rule An FTC Workshop Analyzing Business Opportunity Disclosure Form and Other Proposed Changes to the Business Opportunity Rule
Document Number: E9-9440
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-04-24
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') is planning to hold a public workshop relating to the March 26, 2008 Revised Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (``RNPR'') that announced proposed changes to the trade regulation rule entitled ``Business Opportunity Rule,'' 16 CFR Part 437 (the ``Rule''). The workshop will explore issues relating to the effectiveness of the proposed revised Business Opportunities Disclosure Form attached to this Notice as a means of conveying material information to prospective purchasers of business opportunities. The workshop is also anticipated to develop the record related to certain issues raised in the comments received in response to the RNPR.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: E9-9425
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-04-24
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (``OMB'') for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA''). The FTC is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through September 30, 2012, the current PRA clearance requirements contained in the FTC