September 15, 2005

Jenner & Block Partner Howard S. Suskin will speak at a Chicago Bar Association Securities Law Committee Meeting entitled, “Between Scylla and Charybdis: Successfully Defending Multi-Pronged Securities Litigation in the Post-Enron Era,” to be held September 15 at the CBA Headquarters in Chicago, Illinois.  Mr. Suskin, Co-Chair of the Firm’s Securities Litigation Practice, will discuss the strategies and pitfalls in handling securities litigation on multiple fronts.  Topics will include deferred-prosecution agreements, attorney-client privilege, settlements with the SEC and class action plaintiffs, and global mediation, among other things.