June 15, 2006

Jenner & Block Partner Andrew Weissmann will speak at the Practising Law Institute’s Corporate Compliance Institute, to be held June 15-16 at the PLI New York Center in New York City.  Mr. Weissmann will serve as a panelist at a June 15 session entitled “Perspectives on Effective Compliance Programs: The Government and Defense Attorneys Explore a Real World Hypothetical,” which will discuss what the government wants in compliance programs, how a company can best evidence its program, and how the Securities and Exchange Commission credits compliance programs in enforcement decisions.  Topics will also include sentencing and compliance in the wake of U.S. v. Booker and U.S. v. Fanfan, and the impact of the Department of Justice’s revised Principles of Federal Prosecution of Business Organizations.

For more information or to register, please click here to view the program website.