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Jonathan Barr a Speaker for CLE Seminar on Defending In-House Counsel and Compliance Professionals

News / July 9, 2020

Partner Jonathan Barr will be a speaker for a PLI webinar on Sept. 2, 2020. The topic of the daylong CLE session is “Storming the Gatekeepers: When In-House Counsel and Compliance Professionals are Investigated” and Barr will discuss:

  • How to defend an in-house lawyer or compliance person in a government investigation.
  • Can in-house or outside lawyers divulge privileged communications in defending themselves?
  • When should you raise a “reliance on counsel” defense and what happens to the privilege if the defense is explicitly or implicitly waived?
  • When will the government charge an individual versus the employer for compliance failures?
  • Successful defense strategies in recent government investigations of in-house counsel and compliance professionals.

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