2nd Annual Statewide Labor and Employment Law CLE Seminar for In-House Counsel

October 15, 2012

Overview

Bond's Labor and Employment Law Practice would like to provide general counsel who have oversight and/or direct responsibility for their respective organization's human resources administration or litigation management processes with a top level perspective on a select group of topics which affect many companies and institutions or carry significant potential risk.

Agenda

1 - 1:30 p.m.
Registration

1:30 - 2:20 p.m.
Challenges in the Modern Workplace: What General Counsel Must Know About Electronic Records Management & E-Discovery
1.0 NY CLE Professional Practice Credits (Eligible for MCLE credit for newly-admitted attorneys)
- Understanding preservation obligations
- Identifying and avoiding legal pitfalls
- Developing pro-active retention strategies

2:20 - 3:10 p.m.
Employee Benefits Update
1.0 NY CLE Professional Practice Credits (Eligible for MCLE credit for newly-admitted attorneys)
- Recent developments with Health Care Reform
- Retirement plan fee disclosure and related fiduciary duties

3:10 - 3:25 p.m.
Break

3:25 - 4:40 p.m.
Top Ten Ethics Issues for In-House Counsel
1.5 NY CLE Ethics Credits (Eligible for MCLE credit for newly-admitted attorneys)
This discussion will include the following topics, among others:
- Multijurisdictional practice of law and the attorney client privilege
- Lawyers as whistleblowers
- Responsibility for other lawyers under your direction
- In-house conflicts with organizational constituents

4:40 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Networking Reception
We invite you to join us after the program to share some light beverages, hors d'oeuvres and conversation with your colleagues.

CLE Credit: Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of Continuing Legal Education in the State of New York. Each program has been designated as providing the listed number of credits in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board.