Laura Brett is the Assistant Director at the National Advertising Division (“NAD”) of the Advertising Self-Regulatory Council. Laura joined NAD in April 2012 and has handled a variety of cases involving advertising in digital media, including the review of the adequacy of disclosures in digital formats and, in particular, in native advertising. In addition to speaking at seminars on the issues surrounding advertising in social media, Laura has published articles on the ethical standards of advertisers in social media and native advertising and participated on a panel at the FTC’s Native Advertising Workshop in December 2013. Prior to joining NAD, Laura specialized in litigation matters in her own private practice and at Willkie Farr & Gallagher. In addition to Laura’s professional experience, she has served on the board of not-for-profit organizations and served as Deputy Mayor on her local City Council. Laura graduated with a B.A. from Trinity College in Hartford, CT, and received her law degree from Fordham University School of Law.