Prof. Ron Colombo to Participate in the Federal Bar Council’s Upcoming Panel Discussion

Ronald J. Colombo, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law

Professor Ron Colombo will be participating in the Federal Bar Council’s upcoming panel discussion entitled “Insider Trading” on Thursday, February 10, 2011, 5:45 to 7:45 p.m.    The panel discussion will include a broad overview of the current law of insider trading as well as the practical aspects of investigating, prosecuting and defending insider trading cases.  The Honorable Gerard E. Lynch, U.S. Circuit Judge for the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, will moderate this program, which will take place at theDaniel Patrick Moynihan U.S. Courthouse, Ceremonial Courtroom, 9th Floor, 500 Pearl Street, New York, NY.  Other panelists includeKramer George S. Canellos, Esq. (Regional Director of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s New York Regional Office),James F. McMahon, Esq. (Chief of the Business & Securities Fraud Division, U.S. Attorney’s Office, EDNY), Richard B. Zabel, Esq. (Chief of the Criminal Division, U.S. Attorney’s Office, SDNY), and Barry H. Berke, Esq. (Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP).