Public Interest Delegation Then and Now: Expectations vs. Reality

June 27, 2019 9:15am

Bryan S. Conley
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C. (Boston, MA)

Drew D. Mooney
Managing Director
FTI Consulting, Inc. (Dallas, TX)

Karin Norton
Director and Senior Counsel
Samsung Electronics America Inc.

  • Exploring the findings and significance of public interest factors as per the Commission’s 2010 initiation of the public interest exception
  • Analyzing the extent to which public interest decisions align with the Commission’s original rulemaking goals
  • Comparing and contrasting facts that have historically satisfied the public interest prongs
  • Understanding impacts of public interest delegation on scope of discovery requirements
  • Managing costs for complainant, respondent, and third parties