Announcements

  • Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Social Media – it’s all the rage. To find out what effect the social media explosion is having on the workplace and how companies are responding to its use, the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) and its affiliated Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) fielded a survey among compliance and ethics professionals. This is the...
  • Wednesday, June 29, 2011
    To maintain its position as one of the world’s major centers for international legal matters, New York should establish a permanent center for international arbitration, as well as a council of international law firms, to promote and advance New York law, recommends a report released today by the New York State Bar Association. The Report of the...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    In April, RBS Global Banking & Markets-Americas' Legal Department; Robinson & Cole, LLP; and attorneys Ginger H. Stillman, contracts manager, Verizon Wireless; Vance G. Camisa, counsel, Merck & Co. Inc.; and Barry L. Salkin, of counsel, Olshan Grundman Frome Rosenzweig & Wolosky, LLP, were named by Pro Bono Partnership as 2010 Volunteers of...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) presented the ACC Corporate Pro Bono Award to Laura Stein, senior vice president and general counsel, and the Legal Department of The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) on Monday, April 11, at the company's corporate headquarters in Oakland, California. The award is given annually to a corporate counsel group for their...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    On Monday, May 16, the New York City Bar will examine the Whistleblower Protections under the Dodd-Frank Act.The program will be held at the NYC Bar Association, 42 West 44th Street in New York City.It starts at 6:00 p.m. and ends at 8:00 p.m. The panelists are Jyotin Hamid, Debevoise & Plimpton, LLP; Aurora Cassirer, Troutman Sanders LLP; Robert...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Sean McKessy will oversee the new Whistleblower Office in the Division of Enforcement. The office will consolidate existing resources to administer the whistleblower provisions called for by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Mr. McKessy will lead a program charged...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    In partnership with the Boston University School of Management, the Association of Corporate Counsel will present Business Education for In-House Counsel in the following upcoming segments:the Mini MBA for In-House Counsel will be held on June 13-15 and on June 15-17, and the Advanced Mini MBA for In-House Counsel will be held on June 14-16.Leading...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    The Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics presents their annual Northeast Regional Compliance Conference on Friday, May 13. The seminar begins at 7:30 a.m. and ends at 4:45 p.m. and is located at the offices of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, LLP at One World Financial Center in New York City. Adam Turteltaub, vice president of SCCE, will...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    On Thursday, May 12, DELVACCA will offer a panel discussion, Employers Under Siege: I-9 Audits, FDNS Investigations and Increased Discrimination Claims - Strategies to Protect Your Company. It will run from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. at the Union League of Philadelphia, 140 S. Broad Street. The federal government's worksite enforcement numbers have climbed...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    LegalTech has planned its 2011 West Coast Conference for Tuesday and Wednesday, May 17 and 18, at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel, 404 South Figueroa Street in Los Angeles. Attendees may earn up to 12 CLE credits, attend networking opportunities and enjoy an expansive exhibit hall.On Tuesday morning, keynote presenter David Pashman, legal team leader,...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    The New York State Bar Association, in cooperation with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the New York City Bar Association, the New York County Bar Association, and prominent law firms, is launching New York Global Law Week. Global Law Week will run from Tuesday, May 10 through Friday, May 13. The events will take place at various bar associations...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    Join the Delaware County Bar Association on Wednesday through Friday, June 8 to 10, for the 39th Annual Bench Bar Conference at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina, 100 Heron Boulevard in Cambridge, Maryland. The schedule for day one is 11:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. followed by a wiffleball game and barbecue until 9:00 p.m. Day...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    DRI will hold its annual Employment and Labor Law Seminar Wednesday to Friday, May 18 to 20, at the Westin Kierland in Scottsdale, Arizona. It will run from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Thursday and from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Friday. On Wednesday afternoon, two tracks run concurrently - managing common issues...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    On Wednesday and Thursday, June 1 and 2, the Colorado Bar Association will host its annual Rocky Mountain Intellectual Property & Technology Institute in Denver. This year's theme is best practices - best practices for patent prosecutors and litigators, trademark and copyright practitioners, and licensing and deal attorneys. The institute will...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    In Partnership with the Boston University School of Management, the Association of Corporate Counsel will present Business Education for In-House Counsel in the following upcoming segments:the Mini MBA for In-House Counsel will be held on June 13-15 and on June 15-17, and the Advanced Mini MBA for In-House Counsel will be held on June 14-16.Leading...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    This spring, ACI will offer Global Export Controls Compliance to address the needs of businesses that must ensure compliance with foreign requirements that are often new, unclear and complex. Professionals must vet and monitor worldwide business partners and intermediaries, and with increased cooperation between U.S. and foreign enforcement authorities, a...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    On Friday, May 6, the Colorado Bar Association will present the 43rd Annual Rocky Mountain Securities Conference at the Marriott City Center Hotel, 1701 California Street in Denver. An impressive lineup of speakers and topics has been planned. Using a panel discussion format, the topics to be covered include enforcement in an era of reform and...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    The New York County Lawyers Association will offer a program examining Microfinance Law and Practice on Wednesday, May 11, at NYCLA, 14 Vesey Street in New York City. The event begins at noon and ends at 3:00 p.m. Microfinance is a term used to describe financial services available to low-income individuals or to those without access to traditional...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    Join Jones Day on Wednesday, June 22, for Growing Your Business: How to Handle Regulatory Hurdles Both Before and After They Arise at the offices of Jones Day located at 51 Louisiana Avenue, NW in Washington, DC. It runs from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and breakfast will be served. In today's post-recession economic environment, both small and large businesses...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    The Colorado Bar Association has scheduled a two-day Employment Law Conference on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 24 and 25, at the Marriott City Center Hotel in Denver. It will run from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday and from 9:00 a.m. to 4:50 p.m. on Wednesday. This program will cover a range of issues for the new and seasoned practitioner, from...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    On Thursday, May 26, the New York County Lawyers Association will host their Annual Meeting and Induction of Officers and Directors. It will be located at St. Paul's Chapel at Broadway and Vesey Street in New York City and will begin at 5:30 p.m. A reception will immediately follow at the New York County Lawyers Association's Home of Law, 14 Vesey Street...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    On Thursday, June 30, the DC Bar invites members and nonmembers to attend the 2011 Annual Meeting and Awards Dinner to celebrate the extraordinary work of individual sections, pro bono attorneys, law firms, and others whose service to the bar and the community will be recognized. The evening begins with a networking reception from 7:00 until 7:30 p.m....
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    On Thursday, June 23, the State Bar of Arizona will examine the Ins & Outs of Intellectual Property. The event will run from 1:30 to 4:20 p.m. at the Daniel J. McAuliffe CLE Center, 4201 North 24th Street in Phoenix. Peter Goldman, a registered patent attorney at Deconcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy, and Kevin Yeanoplos, an IP valuation...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    DOAR Litigation Consulting will hold a CLE presentation on Wednesday, May 18, at the company's state-of-the-art Digital Courtroom, 170 Earle Avenue in Lynbrook, New York. It begins with breakfast at 8:00 a.m. and the presentation from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. Titled Data Collection, Review & Production: Use of Analytics, Review Methodologies, and...
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
    On Wednesday, May 18, the DC Bar Association will hold a program titled Essential Checklist for Electronic Discovery in 2011 at the DC Bar Association, 1101 K. Street, NW, Washington, DC. It will run from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The course will offer a guide to practitioners seeking proper management of discoverable information stored in electronic...
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