Agenda from March 17, 2004

Public Hearing Agenda and Written Testimony
United States Sentencing Commission
Federal Judicial Center Training Rooms
Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building , Washington, DC

March 17, 2004

Public Hearing Transcript

Introductory Remarks — 9:30 a.m.

Judge Ruben Castillo
Vice Chair, United States Sentencing Commission

Panel One — 9:35 a.m
Chapter Eight: Scope, Preclusion, and Small Organization Concerns

Patrick Gnazzo
Corporate Member, Ethics Resource Center Fellows Program
Vice President Business Practices, United Technologies Corporation

Kenneth Johnson
Director, Ethics and Policy Integration Centre

Dov L. Seidman
Chair and CEO, LRN

Q&A

Panel Two — 10:20 a.m.
Chapter Eight: Waiver Issue and Advisory Group Recommendations

Mary Beth Buchanan
United States Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania
Chair, Attorney General’s Advisory Committee
Member, USSC Ad Hoc Advisory Group for Organizational Guidelines

Linda A. Madrid
Managing Director, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, CarrAmerica Realty
Member, Board of Directors of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)

Gregory J. Wallance
Partner, Kaye Scholer LLP
Member, USSC Ad Hoc Advisory Group for Organizational Guidelines

Q&A

Panel Three — 11:05 a.m.
Hazardous Materials

David Uhlmann
Chief, Environmental Crimes Section, United States Department of Justice

James W. Conrad, Jr.
Counsel, American Chemistry Council

Ronald A. Sarachan
Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll

Steven P. Solow
Hunton & Williams
Association of Oil Pipe Lines

Q&A

Lunch Break — 12:00 p.m.-12:50 p.m.

Panel Four — 12:50 p.m.
Proposed Amendments for 2004

Barry J. Pollack
Member, Board of Directors, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Co-Chair, White Collar Crime Committee

Mary Price
General Counsel, Families Against Mandatory Minimums (FAMM)

Jon L. Sands
Federal Public Defender, District of Arizona

Q&A

Panel Five — 1:35 p.m.
Proposed Amendments for 2004

Thomas Colantuono
United States Attorney for the District of New Hampshire

Jodi Avergun
Chief, Narcotic and Dangerous Drug Section, United States Department of Justice

Raymond N. Hulser
Public Integrity Section, United States Department of Justice

Q&A

Panel Six — 2:20 p.m.
Proposed Amendments for 2004

James E. Felman and L. Barrett Boss
Co-Chairs, United States Sentencing Commission Practitioners Advisory Group

Cathy Battistelli
Chair, Probation Officers Advisory Group

Q&A

Adjourn