National Association of Attorneys General

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2018 Winter Meeting: Washington, D.C.

Monday, Feb. 26, 2018

Welcome Remarks

Derek Schmidt, NAAG President and Kansas Attorney General
Karl A. Racine, District of Columbia Attorney General
Hon. Muriel Bowser, Mayor, District of Columbia

The Importance of Taking on Corruption

Hon. Luther Strange, former U.S. Senator and former Alabama Attorney General

Investigating Residential Medicaid Abuse and Neglect Cases

Derek Schmidt, NAAG President and Kansas Attorney General
TJ Donovan, Vermont Attorney General
Mykel Fry, Director, Oklahoma Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units (NAMFCU) President
Richard Stern, Director, Medicaid Fraud Policy and Oversight Division, Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Toby Unger, Director, Massachusetts Medicaid Fraud Control Unit

Net Neutrality

Emily Myers, NAAG Antitrust Chief Counsel
Travis LeBlanc, Partner, Boies Schiller Flexner LLP
Joshua D. Wright, Executive Director, Global Antitrust Institute and Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University

Puerto Rico AG Office: Recovering from Hurricane Maria

Wanda Vazquez-Garced, Puerto Rico Secretary of Justice

Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018

U.S. Attorney General

Hon. Jeff Sessions, U.S. Attorney General

Hon. Bob Goodlatte, Chairman, Committee on the Judiciary,
U.S. House of Representatives

Safe Purchasing and Use of Prescription Drugs

George Jepsen, Connecticut Attorney General
Marjorie Clifton, Executive Director, Center for Safe Internet Pharmacies
Hon. Elaine F. Marshall, North Carolina Secretary of State
Marcia Lee Taylor, Chief Policy Officer, Partnership for Drug-Free Kids

Veterans Affairs

Alan Wilson, South Carolina Attorney General
Andrew Braniff, Senior Trial Attorney, Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA), Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department of Justice
James M. Byrne, General Counsel, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

U.S. Supreme Court Luncheon Perspectives


Dan Schweitzer, Director and Chief Counsel, NAAG Center for Supreme Court Advocacy
Walter Dellinger, Partner, O’Melveny and Myers
Theodore Olson, Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Ethics Session

Contacts with the Media During Public Corruption Investigations and Trials

Jessica A. Roth, Associate Professor of Law, Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University

Helping Crime Victims Recover from Financial Losses

Anne Seymour, National Crime Victim Advocate and Consultant, The Pew Charitable Trusts
Hon. Douglas Chin, Lieutenant Governor and former Hawaii Attorney General
Darlene Hutchinson, Director, Office for Victims of Crime, U.S. Department of Justice
Marc Pelka, Deputy Director, State Initiatives, Council of State Governments Justice Center

Wednesday Feb. 28, 2018

U.S. Surgeon General

Vice Admiral Jerome M. Adams, MD, PhD, U.S. Surgeon General

Gaming in 2018: Christie v. NCAA and Beyond

Jim Hood, NAAG Gaming Committee Co-Chair and Mississippi Attorney General
Mike Bailey, Chief Deputy, Arizona Attorney General’s Office
Deepak Gupta, Founding Principal, Gupta Wessler PLLC
Elbert Lin, Partner, Hunton & Williams LLC
Nick Trutanich, Chief of Staff, Nevada Attorney General’s Office

Hon. Mick Mulvaney

Hon. Mick Mulvaney, Director of Management and Budget and Acting Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

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Meetings & Trainings

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AG Spotlight

Lisa Madigan, Illinois Attorney General

Lisa Madigan has been the attorney general of Illinois since 2003.