May
19
9:30 am09:30

John Jay College Event - The Role of the AG in Protecting Immigrants

John Jay College
New Building- 6th Floor - Moot Court Room
524 West 59th Street
New York, NY 10019
9:30am - 12:15pm

Opening Remarks and Introduction: Dr. Charles Robert Davidson and John Jay President Jeremy Travis
Keynote Address: Professor James E. Tierney
Program Speakers:
Lourdes Rosado - Chief, Civil Rights Bureau, New York OAG;
Mayur SaxenaCivil Enforcement Section Chief, Civil Rights Bureau, New York OAG;
Sania Khan - Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Bureau, New York OAG

Please check back for more information.

 

 

May
12
5:30 pm17:30

ACS San Diego Lawyer Chapter: The Emerging Role of the State Attorney General

ACS San Diego Lawyer Chapter
Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP
665 West Broadway #1900
San Diego, CA 92101
12:00pm - 1:00pm

On behalf of the American Constitution Society (ACS), Professor Tierney will be speaking on "The Trump Administration and the Emerging Role of the State Attorney General." Prof. Tierney's talk will be followed by a panel discussion including City Attorney Mara Elliott and the Legal Director at ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties, David Loy.

Please check back for more information.

May
5
6:30 pm18:30

ACS Milwaukee Lawyer Chapter: The Emerging Role of the State Attorney General

ACS Milwaukee Lawyer Chapter
Foley & Lardner Conference Room
777 East Wisconsin Avenue
40th Floor of the US Bank Building
Milwaukee, WI 53202
12:00pm - 1:00pm

On behalf of the American Constitution Society (ACS), Professor Tierney will be speaking on "The Trump Administration and the Emerging Role of the State Attorney General."

Please check back for more information.

Apr
29
10:30 am10:30

2017 ACLU Nationwide Staff Conference

Phoenix, Arizona
Panel: Working with Attorneys General – The Fourth Branch of Government?
Moderator:  Dennis Parker, Director, Racial Justice Project, ACLU
Panelists:

  • James E. Tierney
  • Rita Bettis, Legal Director, ACLU of Iowa
  • Hayley Smith, Advocacy and Policy Counsel, ACLU

 

Apr
26
5:30 pm17:30

ACS Washington, DC Lawyer Chapter: State AG Leadership in the Trump Era

ACS Washington, DC Lawyer Chapter
Zuckerman Spaeder LLP
1800 M St NW #1000, Washington, DC 20036
5:30 pm — 7:00 pm

On behalf of the American Constitution Society (ACS), Professor Tierney will be speaking on "State Attorney General Leadership in the Trump Era: Challenges and Opportunities."

Join us for a candid conversation with one of the nation's leading experts on state attorneys general about the challenges and opportunities that state attorneys general will face in the months and years to come.

Light refreshments provided courtesy of Zuckerman Spaeder.

Mar
31
12:00 pm12:00

University of Minnesota Progressive Federalism Lunch (Students Only)

  • University of Minnesota Law School

ACS Student Chapter
University of Minnesota Law School

Introduction and a Discussion with James Reilly

The University of Minnesota Law School ACS chapter will be hosting an event that includes a discussion with James E. Tierney, a former Maine Attorney General, a Lecturer of Law at Harvard Law School, and the founder of StateAG.org, an educational resource on state attorney generals.  

The event will consist of a meeting with James E. Tierney about the role attorneys general play in our legal system along with career advice. The event will also discuss ACS goals, events, and what the organization does in the law school and around the country.

Food will be catered from a local restaurant.

Mar
27
4:15 pm16:15

Progressive Federalism

  • Harvard Kennedy School, Allison Dining Room, 5th Floor Taubman Building

Progressive Federalism: How State Attorneys General Are Fighting Travel Bans, Protecting Rights and Defending Democratic Institutions

Join George Jepsen, Connecticut Attorney General; James Tierney, Lecturer in Law, Harvard Law School, Former Maine Attorney General, Founder, StateAG.org; Sarah Wald, Moderator, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School, Former Assistant Attorney General, Massachusetts; and Archon Fung, Ford Foundation Professor of Democracy and Citizenship, Academic Dean, HKS.

For more information: Progressive Federalism at Harvard.edu

Feb
27
Mar 1

NAAG Winter Meeting

  • The Ritz Carlton

Join NAAG for its largest annual meeting to be held Feb. 27- March 1 in Washington, D.C. The NAAG Winter Meeting has the highest attendance of state attorneys general, including those newly-elected in November and starting their terms in January. This is also the meeting when officials from the new Trump administration will be invited to speak about common issues and potential partnerships. NAAG President and Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen’s Presidential Initiative topic, “Evolving Challenges in the American Healthcare Marketplace” will be addressed as well.

NAAG also hosts its traditional U.S. Supreme Court Perspectives Luncheon to discuss significant cases, and offers a unique evening reception for all attendees in the grand U.S. Supreme Court building. Over the years, a number of Justices have come to this social gathering to mingle with guests.

This will be another exceptional meeting. Meeting space limits the number of attendees so register early to secure your participation.

For more information, please see: NAAG Winter Meeting