Laurel Gift to Speak at Higher Education Compliance Conference of Society of Corporate Compliance & EthicsOn February 8, 2019 by Schnader
June 11, 2019 Event
Laurel Gift, chair of the Criminal Defense and Internal Investigations practice group, is speaking at the Higher Education Compliance Conference of the Society of Corporate Compliance & Ethics, on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 in Orlando, FL. Gift is presenting a seminar about “Teamwork: The Relationship Between Compliance Officers, In-House Counsel, and Outside Counsel During Internal Investigations.”
This presentation will cover: Understanding and navigating the internal relationship between compliance officers and in-house counsel; Understanding the investigation process, identifying the client and scope, gathering evidence, role of compliance and audit department, and preventing common pitfalls; and Navigating the investigation’s aftermath – reporting findings, contemplating disclosure of the report, and the organizational response to recommendations and outcomes.
Gift concentrates her practice in the area of internal investigations for institutions of high education, municipalities, and private businesses and representing corporate and individual clients in a variety of criminal matters.