Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 204 / Tuesday, October 21, 2008 / Notices
1 The comment must be accompanied by an
explicit request for confidential treatment,
including the factual and legal basis for the request,
and must identify the specific portions of the
comment to be withheld from the public record.
The request will be granted or denied by the
Commission’s General Counsel, consistent with
applicable law and the public interest. See
Commission Rule 4.9(c), 16 CFR 4.9(c).
FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION
[File No. 071 0196]
Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc.; Analysis
of Proposed Consent Order to Aid
AGENCY: Federal Trade Commission.
ACTION: Proposed Consent Agreement.
SUMMARY: The consent agreement in this
matter settles alleged violations of
federal law prohibiting unfair or
deceptive acts or practices or unfair
methods of competition. The attached
Analysis to Aid Public Comment
describes both the allegations in the
draft complaint and the terms of the
consent order—embodied in the consent
agreement—that would settle these
DATES: Comments must be received on
or before November 7, 2008.
ADDRESSES: Interested parties are
invited to submit written comments.
Comments should refer to ‘‘Dicks
Sporting Goods, File No. 071 0196,’’ to
facilitate the organization of comments.
A comment filed in paper form should
include this reference both in the text
and on the envelope, and should be
mailed or delivered to the following
address: Federal Trade Commission,
Office of the Secretary, Room 135–H,
600 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.,
Washington, D.C. 20580. Comments
containing confidential material must be
filed in paper form, must be clearly
labeled ‘‘Confidential,’’ and must
comply with Commission Rule 4.9(c).
16 CFR 4.9(c) (2005).1 The FTC is
requesting that any comment filed in
paper form be sent by courier or
overnight service, if possible, because
U.S. postal mail in the Washington area
and at the Commission is subject to
delay due to heightened sec