Volume 4, Number 1

January 27, 2010

Elections for Attorney General to Take Place in 30 States
Thirty-one states will hold elections for Attorney General during 2010, ushering in a number of new Attorneys General as three have reached their term limit and several others are running for another office.
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Employee Spotlight
Brandi Green joined the NAAG staff during one of the busiest times of the year: in the midst of preparing for the 2008 Summer Meeting. She has since grasped her role as the communications assistant.
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Upcoming Federal Environmental Regulations Will Affect States
Paula Cotter, Energy & Environment Counsel
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has made public its regulatory agenda for the upcoming year, outlining the agency’s plans for rulemaking.
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Get to Know: The Council of State Governments
David Adkins, Executive Director/CEO, The Council of State Governments
As a former state legislator and member of The Council of State Governments (CSG), I was excited to accept my role a year ago as the organization’s executive director and CEO.
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NAAG Welcomes Supreme Court Fellows for Winter Term
The NAAG Supreme Court Fellows program gives state lawyers an opportunity to obtain direct and intensive hands-on exposure to U.S. Supreme Court practice.
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NAAG Supports Data Privacy Day
Consumers rely on information technologies for many aspects of their daily lives. While these tools are convenient, they can also pose a threat to users’ personal information being compromised, stolen, and shared.
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NAAG Sign-On Letters
Sign-On letters are policy-oriented letters sent to members of Congress, congressional committees or federal agencies expressing the viewpoint of the signatories.
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White House Names Cyber Coordinator
The White House named Howard Schmidt as its cyber security coordinator Dec. 22. In this role, Schmidt coordinates cyber security policy across the federal government from the military to civilian agencies.
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NAAG Hosts Spring Meeting in Washington, DC
“State-Federal Partnerships: Shaping the Future” is the theme for this year’s annual NAAG Spring Meeting, March 1 – 3, at the Fairmont Hotel in Washington, DC.
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SAVE THE DATE

2014 NAAG/SABA Advanced Bankruptcy Seminar – Practical Perspectives

September 15 - 17, 2014
Providence, Rhode Island
Contact: Karen Cordry

Moving into Management for OAG-SD

September 18 - 19, 2014
South Dakota
Contact: Bill Malloy

Advanced Trial Techniques and Investigator Training for OAG-MA

September 18 - 19, 2014
Boston, MA
Contact: Bill Malloy

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: Cheyenne, WY

September 22, 2014
WY Liquor Commission Conference Room
Contact: Judy McKee

Trial Advocacy

September 29 - October 3, 2014
Columbia, SC
Contact: Bill Malloy

E-Discovery for OAG-FL

September 30, 2014
Tallahassee, FL
Contact: Hedda Litwin