October 04, 2006

Jenner and Block Partner Andrew Weissmann will speak at the Ethics & Compliance Officer Association’s Business Ethics & Compliance Conference, to be held October 4-6 at the Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City, Utah. 

Mr. Weissmann will serve as a panelist on the plenary opening October 4 session entitled “Ethics and Compliance Programs in Real Cases.”  Mr. Weissmann and Beryl Howell, a U.S. Sentencing Commissioner, will also give a lecture that day on "Corporate Compliance in the Post-Enron Era" with specific focus on records retention, preservation, and production.

Mr. Weissmann is the former Enron Task Force Director and former Chief of the Criminal Division in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York.  His practice concentrates on internal corporate compliance and investigations, including representation before the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission and state and local authorities.