Seminar Focus: What Attorneys Should Know About Release Agreements

Tuesday, May 1, 2007 - 00:00

The Greater New York Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel America and the firm of Littler Mendelson, PC this month have scheduled a CLE seminar titled Enforceable Release Agreements - Still Possible?

The program will take place on Wednesday, May 16 from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Le Parker Meridien Hotel, Estrela Penthouse, 118 West 57th Street, New York City.

The program covers considerations that must be given to release agreements, with special attention paid to the use of covenants not to sue; individual claims that courts and administrative agencies require employers to carve out of the claims released, and the complicated topics that arise with reductions-in-force, including properly defining eligibility factors and decisional units.

Speakers will be Terri M. Solomon and Bruce R. Millman, Littler Mendelson; Kristen M. Kapoor, associate general counsel, Henry Schein, Inc., and Gregory R. Meyer, senior counsel, IBM Corporation.

There is no registration fee for the seminar.

For details on available CLE credits, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

To register for the seminar, call Lisa Bachner at (212) 583-2665 or email lbachner@littler.com.