The Center regularly hosts conferences and panels on criminal law topics, focusing on good government and prosecutor practices. These events involve leading academics from across various fields and expert practitioners.

 

The Martin Act: February 26

 

The Martin Act: A Tool for Reform or an Abuse of Power?
Monday, February 26, 2018.
9:30 a.m. -2:00 p.m.
Lipton Hall
108 West Third St. 

Event registration is now closed.

 

Panel One: The Martin Act and the Need for State Action

  • Harlan Levy, partner at Boies Schiller Flexner LLP and former Chief Deputy Attorney General, New York Attorney General’s Office
  • Katherine Milgram, Chief, Investor Protection Bureau, New York Attorney General’s Office
  • Chad Johnson, partner at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP and former Chief of the Investor Protection Bureau, New York Attorney General’s Office
  • Eric DiNallo, Executive Vice President/General Counsel at The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, former Chief of the Investor Protection Bureau, New York Attorney General’s Office

Panel Two: Practitioners Speak: How to Handle a Martin Act Investigation

  • Charles Stillman, partner at Ballard Spahr LLP
  • David Zornow, partner at Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • Jeffrey Scott, partner at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • David Anders, partner at Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz LLP
  • Cynthia Hanawalt, Enforcement Section Chief, Investor Protection Bureau, New York Attorney General’s Office 

Panel Three: The Martin Act: An Abuse of Power?

  • James Park, Professor of Law at UCLA School of Law
  • Rachel Barkow, Segal Family Professor of Regulatory Law and Policy, Faculty Director of the Center on the Administration of Criminal Law at NYU Law School
  • Ellen Podgor, Gary R. Trombley Family White-Collar Crime Research Profesor, Stetson University College of Law
  • James Copland, Senior Fellow, Director of Legal Policy at The Manhattan Institute
  • John Gardiner, partner at Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP