Volume 4, Number 12

December 15, 2010

Attorneys General Assemble for NAAG Winter Meeting and New AG Orientation
The Florida Attorney General’s Office hosted the NAAG New Attorneys General Orientation and Winter Meeting, Nov. 29 – Dec. 2 in beautiful Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
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Law Enforcement Takes Action against Caffeinated Alcoholic Beverages
By Dennis Cuevas, Consumer Protection Counsel
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued warning letters in November to four companies that manufacture caffeinated alcoholic beverages.
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D.C. Voters Want to Elect their Attorney General
By Blair Tinkle, General Counsel and Congressional Liaison
In Washington, D.C., the Attorney General is currently appointed by the mayor.
Full Article

111th Congress Concludes with Several NAAG Victories
By Blair Tinkle, General Counsel and Congressional Liaison
It is a wrap for the 111th Congress this month (2009 -2010) and while it had one of the lowest numbers in history of passed bills signed into law, the state Attorneys General supported several federal initiatives that became public law, including a NAAG legislative priority that took seven years.
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NAAG Convenes Fourth Triennial Conference To Discuss Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement
By William Lieblich, Deputy Chief Counsel
NAAG convened the Fourth Triennial Conference on Oct. 19 in Memphis, Tenn., held pursuant to the tobacco Master Settlement Agreement (“MSA”).
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SAVE THE DATE

2014 Chief Deputies/Chiefs of Staff Meeting

April 23 - 25, 2014
San Diego, CA
Contact: Jeffrey Hunter

Persuasive Legal Writing

April 23 - 25, 2014
National Advocacy Center, Columbia, SC
Contact: Judy McKee

Intellectual Property Theft Training Seminar: Louisville, KY

April 25, 2014
Louisville Metro Police Department, LMPD Training Academy
Contact: Judy McKee

National Cybercrime Conference

April 28 - 30, 2014
Sheraton Four Points, Norwood, MA
Contact: Hedda Litwin

Representation of State Agencies

April 29 - 30, 2014
Louisville, KY
Contact: Bill Malloy

NAGTRI/RWJF Public Health Fellowship Program

May 1 - 2, 2014
Washington, DC and New York City, NY
Contact: Jeanette Manning