New Supreme Court Fellows Join NAAG The NAAG Supreme Court Fellows program gives deputy and assistant attorneys general an opportunity for direct and rigorous exposure to the practices of the U.S. Supreme Court. Meet the two fellows who are working with the NAAG Supreme Court counsel during the winter term.
Consumer Protection and the CFPB: What's In Store? Mark M. Neil, NAGTRI Program Counsel While the state attorneys general are the leading force in consumer protection, it is necessary to maintain awareness of what the various federal agencies and others may be planning in regard to rules and regulations. Delve into the consumer protection issues that federal agencies have on their agendas including the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, mortgages, prepaid cards, and more. Full Article
April NAAG Summit Tackles Digital Issues NAAG President and Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood will host his Presidential Initiative Summit April 12-14 in Biloxi, Miss. The theme is "Protecting Our Digital Lives: New Challenges for Attorneys General." Attendees will explore the promise and challenges of 3D printing, law enforcement collaboration in the cloud, issues regarding digital currency, and more. Make plans to attend. Full Article
FDA Tobacco Fellowship- Compliance and Enforcement The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is offering mid-career professionals a unique opportunity to spend 12 months working in the Office of Compliance and Enforcement within FDA's Center for Tobacco Products. Learn more about this rewarding fellowship opportunity.