NYC Bar To Offer SeminarOn In-House Counsel Ethics

Monday, October 1, 2007 - 01:00

The New York City Bar Association will present a CLE seminar titled Current Ethical Issues for In-House Counsel and Those Who Advise Them.

The program will take place on Tuesday, October 30 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the House of the Association, 42 West 44th Street, New York City.

This ethics program is designed especially for in-house counsel and outside counsel advising their in-house clients. Using a stimulating hypothetical based on real-life experience, a panel of experts will review a variety of important professional responsibility issues that affect corporate counsel on a daily basis.

Topics to be discussed include: ethical obligations to the corporation and to corporate employees; document retention issues: the impact of Arthur Andersen, Zubulake and Morgan Stanley; protecting against waivers of the attorney-client privilege; reporting up and reporting out obligations, and duties of supervisory and subordinate attorneys.

The program co-chairs are Ronald Minkoff, Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC; Robert J. Anello, Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Silberberg, PC, and Susan Brotman, Law Offices of Susan Brotman.

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

For reservations, call (212) 382-6663 or visit www.nycbar.org.