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Sheryl L. Axelrod, Esquire, Founder and President, The Axelrod Firm and Chair, Dodd-Frank Ad Hoc Committee, NAMWOLF to Speak at KC’s OMWI Event


Sheryl L. Axelrod, Esquire, Founder and President, The Axelrod Firm and Chair, Dodd-Frank Ad Hoc Committee, NAMWOLF to Speak at KC’s Dodd-Frank: The New Office of Minority & Women Inclusion for Banks (Sec. 342) Live Webcast

New York, NY, June 22, 2012 --(PR.com)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Sheryl L. Axelrod, Esquire, Founder and President, The Axelrod Firm and Chair, Dodd-Frank Ad Hoc Committee, NAMWOLF will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Dodd-Frank: The New Office of Minority & Women Inclusion for Banks (Sec. 342).” This event is scheduled for July 26, 2012 from 12pm – 2pm (ET).

For further details, please visit:

http://www.knowledgecongress.org/event_2012_Minority_Women_Inclusion.html

Event Synopsis:

In addition to being massive, the Dodd-Frank regs have a number of fairly obscure components which may have a huge impact on financial services. On such provision is Section 342 of the Dodd-Frank Act which mandates covered governmental agencies to establish an Office of Minority and Women Inclusion (OMWI) to oversee diversity efforts of the agencies, regulated entities and agency contractors. Interestingly, experts say that depending on how it will be implemented, this section of the Act would have a great impact on how diversity issues are handled by covered agencies. Will you be ready?

The Knowledge Group is producing Dodd-Frank: The New Office of Minority & Women Inclusion for Banks (Sec. 342) Live Webcast to help you understand the nuts and bolts of Dodd-Frank’s Section 342 and its impact. The distinguished panel will present their expert opinions in a two-hour live webcast. A Q&A session is also included in this event.

About Sheryl Axelrod

Sheryl L. Axelrod is the founder and President of The Axelrod Firm, a four-attorney, certified woman-owned Philadelphia law firm. She is the Chair of the Dodd-Frank Ad Hoc Committee of NAMWOLF, the National Association the National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms. She primarily represents companies, providing strategic, results-driven advice and representation in: (1) business, employment and general liability matters; and (2) disputes over money, contracts and real estate. Sheryl previously worked at Blank Rome, one of the largest law firms in the country. Her depth of experience is such that one of her trial victories was published in “Pennsylvania Jury Verdict Review and Analysis” which covers the most significant state verdicts. At the Superior Court of Pennsylvania’s request, she spoke on television on “Pennsylvania Appellate Practice.” Two of her briefs have been published. Her article on “The Dollars and Sense of Diversity” is the July-August cover story of The Pennsylvania Lawyer, the magazine for the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s 28,000 members. She has been recognized by her fellow lawyers as one of the Top 50 Female Super Lawyers in Pennsylvania. Sheryl is also the President of the Temple Law Alumni Association (TLAA), TLAA's 4th female to ever hold the post.

About The Axelrod Firm, PC

The Axelrod Firm, PC is a certified woman-owned, Philadelphia law firm helping individuals, businesses, and non-profit organizations with their commercial, employment, appellate, bodily injury, product liability, real estate, and estate planning needs.

At The Axelrod Firm, they get to know their clients -- who they are, their goals, their concerns, and their interests. They listen to what their clients want and work together with them to develop a strategy aimed at maximizing results. Every step the attorneys at The Axelrod Firm take thereafter is designed to effectuate that strategy, and is done in consultation with their clients. Throughout the process, attorneys at The Axelrod Firm demonstrate their commitment to their clients' success. That is why The Axelrod Firm’s clients are the Firm’s best source of repeat business.

The Axelrod Firm is a member of NAMWOLF, the National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms. NAMWOLF law firms are a study in excellence. Every law firm seeking membership in NAMWOLF is rigorously pre-screened both for quality -- each must receive a rating of Av by Martindale Hubble, the highest rating possible by this nationally recognized leader in the legal industry -- and to ensure that it is certified either as women or minority owned. Every NAMWOLF member law firm must also have a minimum of three Fortune 500 companies or their equivalently large major non-profit or governmental counterparts as clients. Each of those clients must in turn give any law firm seeking membership in NAMWOLF unqualified praise, as The Axelrod Firm received. For more information, visit www.theaxelrodfirm.com.

About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: www.knowledgecongress.org.
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