State Leaders to Discuss Implications of Federal Health Reform on New York

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Date: 04/24/2012

The Government Law Center (GLC) of Albany Law School will continue its 2012 Warren M. Anderson Legislative Seminar Series on Tuesday, May 8, 2012, at 8:00 a.m. with a panel on the implications of federal health care reform on New York state.

Each program in the series features experts who will address legal and policy aspects of major issues that affect New York. Participants for the May 8 seminar will be:

  • Donna Frescatore, assistant secretary to the Governor on health care issues and former state Medicaid director
  • Richard Gottfried, chair of the Assembly Health Committee
  • Russell Sykes, senior fellow for the Empire Center for New York State Policy
  • Moderator: James Lytle, partner at Manatt, Phelps and Phillips, LLP

The seminars will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. in the Assembly Parlor on the third floor of the New York State Capitol. There is no charge to attend the program, but seating is limited. Complimentary CLE credit is available for attendees. To register, please call 518-445-3287.

The annual breakfast series is named in honor of former Senate Majority Leader Warren M. Anderson ’40, a distinguished alumnus of Albany Law School and an active member of the GLC Advisory Board who served in the New York State Senate for 35 years.

Sponsors of the 2012 Warren M. Anderson Legislative Seminar Series: Bogdan, Lasky & Kopley L.L.C.; Brown & Weinraub, PLLC; The Business Council of New York State, Inc.; Coughlin & Gerhart LLP; CSEA, Inc.; Greenberg Traurig LLP; Harris Beach PLLC; Hinman, Howard & Kattell, LLP; Hinman Straub P.C.; Manatt, Phelps & Philips, LLP; Nixon Peabody LLP; New York State Association of Counties; New York State United Teachers; The Roffe Group P.C.; Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP; and Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP.