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Internal Investigations: Part Three of a Four-Part Complimentary CLE Series

September 12, 2013

Recognizing that in-house attorneys face a unique set of issues and challenges in the practice of law, Wolff & Samson has developed a complimentary CLE series designed to specifically address the ethical considerations of general counsel and other in-house attorneys.

We are pleased to invite you to Part III of this series: "Internal Investigations"

Topics to be covered include:

•Deciding when to commence an internal investigation
•Use of inside or outside counsel
•Conducting witness interviews
•Protecting confidentiality and privilege
•Cooperation and disclosure to the government, including waiver of privilege
•Treatment of employees, hiring of independent counsel and indemnification

Discussing the ethical considerations of the above topics will be a panel including:

William E. Goydan, Chair of the Securities Litigation and Regulation Group, Wolff & Samson PC
A. Ross Pearlson, Co-Chair of the Litigation Group, Wolff & Samson PC
Matthew E. Beck, Member, Wolff & Samson PC
Russel Francisco, Assistant General Counsel, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

For questions about this program, please email

This program has been approved by the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 1.2 hours of total CLE credit. Of these, 1.2 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism and 0 qualify as hours of credit toward certification in civil trial, criminal trial law, workers compensation law and/or matrimonial law.

This program has been approved by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for 1 hour of ethics CLE credit. This course is appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys.



A separate invitation will be mailed for the remaining program in the series:

November 2013 ~ Part IV: E-Discovery and Document Retention; Social Media, Restrictive Covenants and Other Policies

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