On January 6, the FTC released the full agenda for its upcoming one-day workshop, “Auto Distribution: Current Issues and Future Trends,” scheduled to take place in Washington, D.C. on January 19. As previously covered in InfoBytes, the panel discussions will examine current issues and future trends related to the distribution of motor vehicles in the U.S., with presentations on the regulation of dealer location, laws relating to reimbursement for warranty services, restrictions on manufacturers’ ability to engage in direct sales to consumers, and new developments affecting auto distribution.