Whistleblowing in the Corporate World Series: Part 5 - Corporate Lawyers as Whistleblowers (live audio webcast)

Date:

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Speaker(s):

Nancy J. Moore, professor, School of Law, Boston University; Jordan A. Thomas, partner, Labaton Sucharow LLP and former assistant director, Enforcement Division, SEC

Fee:

$175

Time:

noon EDT duration 1 hr

CLE Credits:

1 hr

 

This presentation will explore the significant implications for lawyers of Dodd-Frank, the groundbreaking financial reform legislation, including general professional responsibility considerations for attorneys; overview of the whistleblower provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act; when and how attorneys have historically been permitted to report client misconduct; federal preemption of select state attorney conduct rules; and recommendations for attorney whistleblowers.