New York, NY, August 22, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Jeffrey F. Robertson, Special Counsel, Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Legal Series 2014: The Attorney-Client Privilege and Internal Investigations.” This event is scheduled for August 27, 2014 from 12:00 pm – 2:00pm (ET).
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About Jeffrey F. Robertson
Jeffrey F. Robertson practices in the Washington, D.C. office of Schulte, Roth & Zabel, LLP, where he represents clients in high-stakes securities enforcement and litigation matters. These include SEC investigations and litigated enforcement actions; shareholder class actions, derivative suits, and other securities-related litigation and arbitration; FINRA and PCAOB investigations; and criminal inquiries by the Department of Justice and state attorneys general.
Jeff also conducts internal investigations and advises clients throughout the financial services industry on securities-related compliance and regulatory matters.
He has been recognized as a leading securities litigator by several peer-review publications, including Washington DC Super Lawyers, The Best Lawyers in America and The Legal 500. He is a frequent speaker at professional seminars.
Jeff is a graduate of Columbia Law School where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar.
About Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
A multidisciplinary law firm with offices in New York, Washington, DC and London, Schulte Roth & Zabel serves a wide range of local, national and international clients, including public and private corporations and their officers and directors, investment banking firms, brokerage firms, commercial banks, investment advisers, public accounting firms, insurance companies, law firms, partnerships, individuals and public interest organizations. With nearly 100 litigators, our litigation practice includes a number of former Assistant U.S. Attorneys and SEC Enforcement Division attorneys. We regularly assist clients in matters involving antitrust, securities law, complex corporate litigation, trust and estates litigation, real estate litigation, white collar criminal defense/regulatory enforcement, and bankruptcy, reorganization and creditors’ rights litigation. We also work closely with company officials, audit committees, and special committees of boards of directors in the planning and conducting of internal investigations involving suspected wrongdoing by employees, management and/or third parties.
This course offers an overview of the latest trends and best practices with respect to the Attorney-Client Privilege and Internal Investigations. A panel of thought leaders and practitioners will help firms better understand how to apply this law or business trend to their company and/or clients.
In a two-hour live webcast, the speakers will discuss:
Attorney-Client Privilege and Internal Investigations – Overview
Preserving Attorney-Client Privilege in Internal Investigations
Steps in Conducting Internal Investigations
How Internal Investigations are Managed and Performed
Attorney-Client Privilege Waiver and Assertion
Matters not Protected by the Attorney-Client Privilege and a lot more!
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group, LLC 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: http://theknowledgegroup.org/