NJCCA Plans VarietyOf Breakout SessionsAt Annual Conference

Sunday, August 1, 2004 - 00:00

The New Jersey Corporate Counsel Association (NJCCA) has firmed up plans for its Second Annual Conference, a day-long program next month covering a potpourri of topics of interest to corporate lawyers and featuring a luncheon address by New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevey.

Seminars are scheduled on Thursday, September 23 from 8:45 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Headquarters Plaza Hotel, Morristown, NJ. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and a reception will follow the seminars from 5:30 to 8 p.m.

Introductions and welcoming remarks will be delivered by NJCCA President Arthur H. Saiewitz, corporate counsel, Lucent Technologies.

The first track of programs, to run from 9:15 to 10 a.m., will include:

•How to Avoid Violating Anti-Trust Laws When Settling Intellectual Property Litigation;

•Records Management; Litigation Management - Outside/Inside Counsel - Perfect Together; What's New/What Works in Litigation Management;

•Corporate Ethics & Compliance: The Issues and How to Deal With Them.

The second track of programs, running from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., will include:

•The Law of Inside Counsel;

•IT Issues.

The third track of programs, to run from 2:15 to 3:45 p.m., will include:

•Benchmarks, Best Practices and Technologies for Assessing What Your Department Is Actually Doing;

•Personal Financing Planning Throughout Your Life;

•Management Skills;

The fourth track of sessions, running from 4 to 5:30 p.m., includes:

•Employment Law;

•International Investigations - Do's and Don'ts - Recommended Steps to Minimize Litigation Risks - Whistle Blower Issues;

•Commercial Law 2004 - Highlights of Statutes, Cases and Trends Impacting In-House Practice.

For details on registration fees, see the Bulletin Board in this issue.

For reservations, contact Barbara Walder at (973) 927-5622 or e-mail njcca41@aol.com.