eBay and Law Enforcement Gather to Collaboratively Fight Online Crime
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Media are invited to attend a portion of a seminar which brings together top eBay and law enforcement officials to focus on combating internet crime. At the event, eBay will detail its proactive programs that foster collaboration between local, federal and international law enforcement and eBay's team of trust and safety professionals to promote the safe use of its platforms. Please note: media may attend the sessions listed below. Training sessions after 10:15 are closed to the press. When:Tuesday, April 21, 2009 8:30 - 10:30 AM Where: Grand Hyatt Hotel, Constitution Ballroom A 1000 H Street NW Washington, D.C. 20001 Agenda: 8:30-8:45 AM - Registration 8:45-9:00 AM - Introduction to eBay's Global Law Enforcement Organization Tod Cohen, Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, eBay Government Relations 9:00-9:45 AM - eBay Policy Enforcement Jack Christin, Sr. Regulatory Counsel and Edward Torpoco, Sr. Litigation and Regulatory Counsel 9:45-10:15 AM - Stolen Property Investigations Edward Torpoco, Sr. Litigation and Regulatory Counsel and Stoney Burke, Supervisor, PROACT Program 10:15- - Tod Cohen will be available for media questions eBay/PayPal Global Law Enforcement Organization Mission To promote trust and protect our businesses by partnering with internal stakeholders and working with law enforcement and regulatory organizations proactively and reactively to support the prevention, detection and prosecution of criminal activity on the eBay and PayPal platforms. About eBay Inc. Founded in 1995, eBay Inc. connects hundreds of millions of people around the world every day, empowering them to explore new opportunities and innovate together. eBay Inc. does this by providing the Internet platforms of choice for global commerce, payments and communications. Since its inception, eBay Inc. has expanded to include some of the strongest brands in the world, including eBay, PayPal, Skype, StubHub, Shopping.com, and others. eBay Inc. is headquartered in San Jose, California. CONTACT: Alina Piacentino, +1-202-778-1295, for eBay Inc. /PRNewswire-USNewswire -- April 17/ SOURCE eBay Inc.
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