In today's uncertain economic, legal and regulatory environment, companies, their executives, and their counsel need to be proactive in identifying risks and remedying potential issues. Knowing how to conduct efficient and effective internal investigations is key to protecting your clients or company. Using a real-world hypothetical fact pattern throughout the day, expert panels review the many considerations and issues that can and do arise from the beginning to the end: issues to consider before and when commencing an investigation, conducting an investigation, dealing with the regulators, and concluding the investigation. The program is designed to touch on many practical issues arising today: international, data privacy, labor and employment law issues, as well as fundamentals of the investigation. Also new this year: hear from the plaintiffs’ bar as well as defense counsel, in-house counsel and regulators. As they work their way through the hypothetical, the panels will provide you with practical tips, and tools and you will leave the program with a better understanding of how to handle investigations successfully for your clients or company.
[Total time 05:55:56]
Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program.
- Opening Remarks and Introduction* [00:12:34]
Nancy Kestenbaum, Richard J. Morvillo
- Commencing the Investigation: Considerations at the Outset [01:27:26]
David B. Anders, Martine M. Beamon, Thomas A. Hanusik, Steven R. Peikin, Janet A. Broeckel, Reuben A. Guttman
- Conducting the Investigation [01:30:44]
David E. Brodsky, Michael Delikat, Elaine H. Mandelbaum, Richard J. Morvillo, Therese D. Pritchard
- Dealing with the Regulators [01:16:01]
George S. Canellos, Nancy Kestenbaum, Colleen P. Mahoney, Lorin L. Reisner
- Concluding the Investigation [01:29:11]
Mei Lin Kwan-Gett, Katherine M. Choo, Samuel J. Winer, Mona M. Patel, Sung-Hee Suh, Joan E. McKown
The purchase price of this Web Program includes the following articles from the Course Handbook available online:
- Internal Investigations 2012: How to Protect Your Clients or Companies in the Global, Post-Dodd Frank World
David B. Anders, Carol Miller
- Why Cybercrime Matters to General Counsel
Patrick M. Brady
- "Be Quick--But Don't Hurry": Commencing an Internal Investigation in an Era of Aggressive Enforcement
Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr.
- Pharmaceutical Regulation in the United States: A Confluence of Influences
Reuben A. Guttman
- Changes to the False Claims Act in Senate Bill 386: A Review of Impacts on Mortgage Banking and TARP Spending
Reuben A. Guttman
- Overview of the False Claims Act
Reuben A. Guttman
- Corporate Integrity Agreements: Asking the Companies to Police Themselves, Please
Reuben A. Guttman
- Blowing the Whistle from Abroad: A Guide to the U.S. False Claims Act and the U.S. Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Jay W. Eisenhofer, Reuben A. Guttman
- New Financial Reform Legislation Provides Whistleblowers with Monetary Incentives to Report Fraud to SEC
Reuben A. Guttman
- An Introduction to the New SEC Whistleblower Program
Jordan A.. Thomas
- Internal Investigations 2012: Investigations in the Aftermath of Dodd-Frank
- Conducting Interviews of Third Parties in Internal Investigations
Therese D. Pritchard
- New Ethical Challenges in Internal Investigations
Mark L. Rotert
- When Is a Free Pass Not a Free Pass? United States Department of Justice Leniency Policy Conflicts and Gaps--And the Dilemma Cooperating Executives Face in International Cartel Investigations
Robert W. Tarun
- Tarun's Ten Commandments for Conducting Internal Investigations
Robert W. Tarun
- Recent Developments in SEC Enforcement and Internal Investigations
Colleen P. Mahoney, Louis D Greenstein, Charles F Walker, Erich T. Schwartz
- The SEC Speaks 2012: An Evolving SEC Reloads Following 2011's Record Enforcement Actions
Pravin B. Rao
- Enforcement Manual, Securities and Exchange Commission Division of Enforcement, Office of Chief Counsel, March 9, 2012
Steven S. Scholes
- Concluding the Internal Investigation
Asheesh Goel, Laura G Hoey
- Public Disclosures of the Results of Internal Investigations
Mei Lin Kwan-Gett
- 2012 Investigations, Privilege, and Disclosures
Peter J. Romatowski
- Opening Remarks and Introduction
Janet A. Broeckel
~ Managing Director and Associate General Counsel, Goldman, Sachs & Co.
George S. Canellos
~ Acting Director, Division of Enforcement, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Katherine M. Choo
~ Chief Investigative & Anti-Corruption Counsel, General Electric Company
Lorin L. Reisner
~ Chief, Criminal Division, United States Attorney's Office, Southern District of New York
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