Haynes and Boone Presents "Counseling the Board: Whistle Blowers and Internal Investigations" as Part of Its Legal Officers Forum Seminar Series

May 28, 2002

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RICHARDSON, Texas–Haynes and Boone, LLP, a full-service law firm, announced that it will host a seminar entitled “Counseling the Board: Whistle Blowers and Internal Investigations” on Thursday, June 6, 2002. The seminar  will run from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at the Omni Hotel at 701 E. Campbell Road (Northeast corner of I-75 and Campbell) in Richardson.  The seminar is designed for senior officers with a legal, financial or managerial background.  The seminar is free, with registration and continental breakfast beginning at 7:00 a.m. and the program beginning at 7:30 a.m.

The seminar will cover counseling the board and managing an internal investigation, including issues such as disclosure, document destruction policies, control of the investigation, attorney-client privilege, lessons learned from Enron, and responding to whistle blowers.  Panelists and presenters include Trey Nicoud, Associate General Counsel, American Airlines, Elaine Rodriguez, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, CellStar Corporation and Kathy Beasley, Bill Finegan, Larry Gaydos and Bill Kleinman, Partners, Haynes and Boone, LLP.

Co-sponsors include American Corporate Counsel Association, Texas Council AeA, Bowne and KPMG.  Register online, or for more information, contact Bill Kleinman at (972) 680-7565 or bill.kleinman@haynesboone.com.  1.5 hours CLE credit (including 0.5 hours ethics) have been approved for this seminar.  CPE credit will also be available.

Haynes and Boone, LLP is an international law firm with nine offices in Texas, Washington, D.C. and Mexico City providing a full spectrum of legal services to clients around the world. With more than 425 attorneys, Haynes and Boone is ranked among the largest law firms in the nation by National Law Journal.  AmLaw Tech Magazine Scoreboard ranked Haynes and Boone first in law firm technology in 2001. The firm has been recognized as one of the 25 “Best U.S. Law Firms at Which to Work” (Of Counsel, 2000), one of the “Best Corporate Law Firms in America” (Corporate Board Member Magazine, 2001) and recipient of the Minority Corporate Counsel Association’s 2002 Thomas L. Sager Award for commitment to diversity.

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