General Counsels Forum Dinner and Summer Meeting June 2023

June 20, 2023 to June 21, 2023

Join NRF’s retail general counsel community at the General Counsels Forum summer meeting in Washington, D.C. Network with your colleagues during a welcome reception and networking dinner, followed by a day of peer-to-peer discussions and presentations from retail’s top experts and legal specialists. Our robust agenda includes comprehensive deep dives across topics including litigation trends, supply chain integrity and sustainability.

Following adjournment, we will head to NRF’s private suite at Nationals Park to relax and enjoy the Nationals v. Cardinals baseball game.

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Sponsored By: Benesch, Hunton, and Skadden

This event is opened exclusively to General Counsels at NRF retail member companies. Registering for the event secures your spot for the networking dinner and meeting and your ticket for the baseball game ticket.



Tuesday, June 20, 2023 

Estuary, 950 New York Ave., NW, 3rd Floor, The Conrad Hotel 

6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception and Networking Dinner at Estuary 

Wednesday, June 21, 2023  

NRF Board Room, 1101 New York Ave., NW 12th Floor

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Networking Breakfast & GC-Only Discussion

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
View from the Trenches: Class Action Threats & How to Stay Ahead  
Stephanie Sheridan & Meegan Brooks, Benesch  

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
The FTC’s Retail Agenda 2.0: What’s in Store for 2023 & Beyond 
Ryan Phair & Kevin Hahm, Hunton 

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
TCPA & Mini-TCPA: Litigation Trends & Compliance Strategies        
Meredith Slawe & Michael McTigue, Skadden 

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Networking Lunch 

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
A Conversation on Supply Chain Integrity with Rob Silvers,  
Under Secretary for Policy, U.S. Department of Homeland Security 

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Engaging Your Supply Chain for a Sustainable Future  
Amy Scoville-Weaver, The Sustainability Consortium 

3:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Legislative Update with David French, NRF

3:30 p.m.

4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Play Ball! Closing Reception  
NRF’s Private Suite, Nationals Stadium 

Shuttles will leave promptly at 3:45 p.m. for the Nationals v. Cardinals baseball game. 
Drinks and small bites will be served.