James W. Kraus has been appointed to serve as the Chair of the Directors and Officers Coverage Subcommittee of the Defense Research Institute’s (DRI) Government Enforcement and Corporate Compliance Committee (GECC).
DRI is the largest international membership organization of attorneys defending the interests of business and individuals in civil litigation. The GECC provides opportunities for education and communication among attorneys, both inside and outside counsel, to effectively address issues raised by the increased emphasis on white collar crime prosecutions. The membership engages in nationwide forum to address the fact that many clients are facing prosecution for what, in the past, would have been regulatory violations. This includes a focus on government investigation and prosecution of the financial, accounting, healthcare, and other industries.
Join Partners Douglas Rosenblum and Lourdes Sanchez-Ridge, on Thursday, November 14th at noon, for an informative webinar discussion of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. This federal statute, enacted more than 40 years ago, has become more and more prevalent in federal investigations. It is critical for counsel representing any American company doing business abroad to… Read more »Read More
On November 19-20, 2019, the Pennsylvania Bar Institute will host it’s Employment Law Institute West in Pittsburgh, PA. Pietragallo Partner, and Employment & Labor Group Leader, Shelly R Pagac, will be serving as faculty. The Institute is a two-day, premier employment law event in Western Pennsylvania and is organized every year by the Pennsylvania Bar Institute,… Read more »Read More