Events

What Energy Industry Executives Need to Know to Avoid Anti-Corruption and Whistleblower Violations

Events / January 21, 2016
4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

JW Marriott
Houston Downtown
806 Main Street
Houston, TX 77002

Please join WEN, with BakerHostetler and PwC, on Thursday, January 21, 2016, from 4:00-7:30 p.m. CST, for a complimentary educational briefing and cocktail reception. Hear from current and former government regulators, including John Pearson, Deputy Criminal Chief, Major Fraud - ‎United States Attorney's Office, on topics that include:

  • New developments in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and other anti-corruption laws as they relate to the energy industry
  • Best practices for avoiding potential violations of these laws and regulations
  • Identifying and defending whistleblower allegations
  • Strategies for managing whistleblowers in government investigations

Moderators and Speakers:

  • Eileen Akerson, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, KBR
  • Karen Bell, British Consulate General in Houston
  • Garrett Cornelison, Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer, Key Energy Services
  • Mary Lou Fry, Manager Legal, LEG DPNA, Statoil Gulf Services LLC
  • John Pearson, Deputy Criminal Chief, Major Fraud, United States Attorney’s Office of the Southern District of Texas
  • John Carney, Partner, BakerHostetler
    • Co-Leader, White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations Team
    • Former Special Attorney under the U.S. Attorney General
    • Former Department of Justice Federal Prosecutor and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Senior Counsel
  • Lauren Resnick, Partner, BakerHostetler
    • Member, White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations Team
    • Former Department of Justice Assistant U.S. Attorney, Chief of Computer Crimes and Intellectual Property Section, Eastern District of New York
  • Greg Saikin, Partner, BakerHostetler 
  • George Stamboulidis, Partner, BakerHostetler
    • Co-Leader, White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations Team
    • Former Department of Justice Federal Prosecutor and Chief, Long Island Division of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York
  • Amy Traub, Partner, BakerHostetler
    • Member, Labor and Employment Practice Group
  • Mark Gerber, Partner, PwC
    • Forensic Services
    • Former FBI Special Agent
  • Sandra Parrado, Partner, PwC
    • Forensic Services, Investigations and Anti-Corruption
  • Vanessa Salinas Beckstrom, Director, PwC
    • Forensic Services
White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations Team Contacts:
Energy Industry Team Contacts:

CLE and CPE credit pending.

For questions, please contact Jennifer Wisnia at 212.847.6967.

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