Clark Hill Attorney Linda M. Watson to Moderate Two-Part Webinar Series on Enforcement and Compliance for In-House Counsel

Mar 24, 2016

BIRMINGHAM, MI – Clark Hill attorney Linda M. Watson will moderate a two-part webinar series for in-house counsel on the topics of enforcement, compliance, and government investigations.

On Wednesday, March 30, 2016, Watson will moderate “Enforcement Actions: The Current Landscape – Tougher, Faster, Smarter” with guest speaker Susan Markel, a Managing Director at Alix Partners.  The webinar will address the current landscape and hot topics, including:

  • Backgrounds of SEC and DOJ Senior Enforcement Officials
  • Evolution of the Financial Reporting and Audit Task Force and tools available to SEC staff
  • Increased focus on financial fraud, disclosure cases and internal controls
  • Push towards admissions in SEC matters
  • Focus on holding individuals and gatekeepers accountable
  • Cybersecurity -1st SEC case against investment adviser
  • Whistleblower Update: Retaliation and "Pretaliation"
  • FCPA
  • Insider Trading

This webinar is designed for in-house attorneys with practice responsibilities in the area of compliance, investigations, litigation, and financial reporting. Click here to register.

This webinar will be followed by “What To Do When The Government Comes Knocking” on Wednesday, April 6, 2016, with guest speaker Ted Planzos of Clark Hill PLC, who will review strategies for senior management and executives, in-house counsel, and outside counsel to use when responding to government investigations. Click here to register.

This two-part webinar series is part of Clark Hill’s "2016 In-House Counsel Webinar Series" which offers monthly interactive webinars with expert panelists who provide guidance and practical solutions to the challenges facing in-house counsel. Click here to view Clark Hill events and webinars and check back periodically for updates on our 2016 In-House Counsel Webinar Series.

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