2012 Symposium

Navigating Anti-Bribery Legislation:

Remaining Compliant and Competitive in the Global Marketplace

Friday, March 30, 2012

1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Reception Follows)
Law School Moot Court Room
2.5 Free CLEs (Approved)
 

Agenda

 12:30 – 1:30 Registration (Advanced Registration Not Required)

 

1:30 – 1:40 Welcome and Introductory Remarks by Mark J. Sundahl

Mr. Sundahl is Associate Dean for Administration and Professor of Law, Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law.

1:40 – 2:20 The Impact of Int’l Law on the Struggle Against Corruption in Africa, John Mukum Mbaku

Dr. Mbaku is the Williard L. Eccles Professor of Economics and John S. Hinckley Fellow at Weber State University, a Non-Resident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institute, and an author.

2:20 – 3:00 Designing Effective Anti-Bribery Corporate Compliance Programs, Robert Biskup

Mr. Biskup is Director of Forensic and Dispute Services at Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP and former global chief compliance officer at Ford Motor Company with extensive experience handling sensitive regulatory matters and internal investigations.

 Break

 

3:10 – 3:50 Anti-Bribery Compliance: The Role of Internal Accounting Controls, Stuart H. Deming

Mr. Deming is a best-selling author whose regulatory practice focuses on FCPA, economic sanctions, and other international business concerns including the UK Bribery Act and Sarbanes-Oxley.

 

3:50 – 4:30  Expanding Anti-Bribery Compliance to Cover all Business Dealings, Edmund “Ned” Searby

Mr. Searby chairs McDonald Hopkins’ White Collar Crime, Antitrust and Securities practice and is a former federal prosecutor whose work included potential FCPA violations and industrial espionage.

 


 

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