September 27, 2018
Partner Brian Burke (New York/Shanghai – Litigation) spoke at the OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development) headquarters in Paris, France for the 6th Cercle de la Compliance Conference on September 27.
April 17, 2018
Partner Brian Burke (New York/Shanghai-Litigation) hosted a roundtable discussion on "The WeChat Effect — Understanding the Compliance Risks of Instant Messaging and Social Media Apps" in Shanghai and Hong Kong on April 17 and April 20, 2018 respectively.
October 26, 2017
Partner Brian Burke (New York/Shanghai-Litigation) spoke at the 10th Advanced China Summit on Anti-Corruption on October 26 in Shanghai.
Brian was invited by the organizer to give the opening remarks to kick off the two day conference. Brian, along with the other panelists, addressed the following issues at the “Self-Reporting and Cooperating With Regulators in China and Beyond” panel in the afternoon.
September 26, 2017
Matthew Bersani (Hong Kong-Capital Markets) and associate Caitrin McKiernan (Hong Kong-Litigation), along with Khaitan & Co, co-hosted seminars at Khaitan & Co.’s offices in Mumbai and New Delhi entitled “Anti-Corruption & Anti-Bribery Investigations: Practical Considerations in a Cross-Border Context.”
September 8, 2017
Brian Burke (New York/Shanghai-Litigation), along with KPMG’s forensic partner, co-hosted a seminar at the KPMG Training Center in Hong Kong on September 8, 2017.
September 6, 2017
Brian Burke (New York/Shanghai-Litigation), along with KPMG’s forensic partner, hosted a seminar on financial and accounting fraud at the KPMG Training Center in Shanghai on September 6, 2017.
June 13, 2017
Brian Burke (New York/Shanghai-Litigation), Nils Eliasson (Hong Kong-International Arbitration) and Emmanuel Jacomy (Beijing-International Arbitration) hosted the Belt and Road seminar at The Langham Shanghai Xintiandi Hotel in Shanghai, China on June 13. The seminar focused on the legal and operational risks that may arise in reaching the markets along the Belt and Road initiative.
June 5, 2017
Patrick Robbins (San Francisco-Litigation) will present at PLI’s “Anti-Money Laundering Due Diligence and Compliance 2017” seminar on June 5 in San Francisco. The program will cover issues arising out of money laundering in today’s global economy and explore why you and your clients need to worry about AML/CFT compliance.
April 6, 2017
Shearman & Sterling partner Brian Burke (New York/Shanghai-Litigation) and Control Risks’ senior partner co-hosted breakfast briefings in Shanghai and Beijing on April 6 and May 16, respectively.
March 30, 2017
On March 30, partners
Cynthia Urda Kassis (New York-Project Development & Finance) and Jo Rickard (London-Litigation) will lead an interactive seminar entitled “Spotlight on Crisis Management in the Mining Industry” in association with Women in Mining. The seminar will focus on practical methods and different perspectives to effectively manage crisis situations. Panelists will discuss tried and tested strategies for seeking appropriate resolution and invite the audience to share experiences and viewpoints.
March 7, 2017
On March 7,
Danforth Newcomb, who served as a US Department of Justice and FCPA compliance monitor, together with Mining & Metals industry leaders Cynthia Urda Kassis and Richard Price, will lead an interactive breakfast seminar in the Toronto office on anti-corruption crisis management for the mining & metals industry during the PDAC convention.
December 6, 2016
Asia Managing Partner
(Hong Kong-Capital Markets) conducted a presentation titled “Effective Anti-Corruption Due Diligence in M&A Transactions” at the 4th Anti-Corruption Compliance Asia Pacific 2016 on December 6-9 in Hong Kong.
June 15, 2016
Brian Burke (Hong Kong/China-Litigation) is speaking at the 9th Advanced China Summit on Anti-Corruption hosted by the American Conference Institute on June 15-16 in Shanghai, China.
Burke is moderating a panel discussion on “Internal Investigations Think Tank: Senior In-House Counsel Discuss How to Effectively Structure the Investigation.” He will be joined by speakers from Microsoft, Marriott International and Pfizer.
May 16, 2016
Philip Urofsky (Washington, DC-Litigation), partner and head of Shearman & Sterling's Global Anti-Corruption & FCPA practice, is serving as co-chair of ACI’s 18th Annual New York Conference on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act which is taking place on May 16-18 at the Andaz Wall Street in New York.
April 27, 2016
Shearman & Sterling will be leading a workshop and panel at the Global Anti-Corruption & Compliance in Extractive Industries conference in London from April 27–29, 2016.
February 19, 2016
Danforth Newcomb (New York-Anti-Corruption & Foreign Corrupt Practices Act) will lead a discussion titled “Advising Clients Doing Business During a Corruption Investigation: A Simulation and Review of Ethical Considerations” at the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation’s Special Institute on Human Rights Law and the Extractive Industries in Panama City on February 19.