NAAG’s Consumer Protection Spring Conference will be held virtually on May 11-13, 2021. The agenda aims to address pressing and relevant issues specific to your role in consumer protection. On Tues., May 11, the private, nonprofit, and government sectors are invited to attend the public portion of the conference, which also includes a panel of attorneys general. The sessions on Wed., May 12 and Thurs., May 13 are open to attorney general office staff only.
Sessions during the public portion of the conference will include a panel on how large companies fight scams, a session on the tax treatment of payments to governmental entities under recent changes to the federal tax code and the impact on consumer protection settlements, a discussion featuring federal partners, and a panel of attorneys general discussing their consumer protection priorities. Below you will find a general conference agenda for the public day. Please note that it is subject to change as we prepare for the conference; we plan to keep the website updated with current information.
(Public Day Agenda)
|1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.||Opening & Welcome|
|1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.||Fighting Scams Using Gift Cards and Other Payment—Mechanisms|
|2:15 p.m. – 2:25 p.m.||Break|
|2:25 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.||Final IRS Regulations Impacting Consumer Protection Settlement Dollars and Negotiations|
|3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.||Discussion with Federal Consumer Protection Partners|
|4:00 p.m. – 4:10 p.m.||Break|
|4:10 p.m. – 5:10 p.m.||Panel of Attorneys General: Consumer Protection Priorities|
|5:10 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.||Wrap Up|
*All times in Eastern Time
**Please note that the agenda is subject to change.
The full public day agenda will be shared as soon as it is complete. Click here for a skeleton agenda for the attorney general staff-only sessions.
Early registration is recommended as space is limited. Registration will close on Friday, May 7, 2021. Use the registration link to register through your NAAG account. If you do not have an account, please create one before trying to register. Please contact Grace Garver at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or concerns. Other government and non-profit employees should contact Grace Garver before registering to receive the discounted rate.
|$0||Attorneys General and AG staff|
|$25||Other government and non-profit employees|
|$50||Non-government/general public attendees|
If you have created your NAAG account and do not see the correct pricing listed, please make sure you have entered your organization under your profile. Attorney general staff will need to wait until after your account is verified by your office before being able to register for this webinar.
NAAG will apply for CLE for attendees eligible under CLE accrediting body guidelines.