Prosecution of Attorneys in Connection with Providing Legal Advice

February 29, 2012

Two Zuckerman Spaeder LLP attorneys moderated sessions at the American Bar Association’s (ABA) 26th Annual National Institute on White Collar Crime.

  • Thursday, March 1 (3:45 pm)—Indemnification for Legal Costs Under D&O Policies in Formal and Voluntary Disclosure Cases 
    William A. Schreiner Jr. moderated this breakout session analyzing issues confronting companies and lawyers when dealing with directors and officers (D&O) insurance policies in the context of criminal cases and investigations, and considering practical steps for resolving some of the obstacles that arise frequently in the D&O claims process.
  • Friday, March 2 (9:15 am)—Prosecution of Attorneys in Connection with Providing Legal Advice
    Morris “Sandy” Weinberg Jr. moderated this panel exploring the recent prosecution of the associate general counsel of GlaxoSmithKline ‎and other related investigations and prosecutions of attorneys with respect to the advice they ‎provided, including the challenges of serving as an in-house counsel in a justice system with so ‎many criminal statutes and regulations.‎ 

Event Speakers

  • Morris "Sandy" Weinberg Jr.
  • William A. Schreiner Jr.

Offices