Victoria M. Almeida, Andrew C. Spacone and John A. Tarantino will be presenting at this year’s Rhode Island Bar Association’s Annual Meeting on June 18th and June 19th.
What In-House Counsel Looks for in Selecting and Retaining Outside Counsel
Thursday, June 18, 2015 – 10:45am – 12:00pm
Moderator: Andrew C. Spacone, Esq.
Speakers: Julie G. Duffy, Esq. Textron, Inc.
Michael K. Prescott, Esq., GTECH Americas and Global Products
Suzanne Kelly, Esq., Alex & Ani, LLC
Felice Feingold, Esq. KVH Industries, Inc.
Senior in-house counsel from major Rhode Island based corporations discuss what they consider important in selecting and retaining outside counsel. While broad enough to apply to any area of practice, the panelists’ focus is on general corporate and litigation disciplines.
One Tweet Away from Boardroom to Courtroom: The Evolving Intersection of Law and Technology.
Friday, June 19, 2015 – 10:45am – 12:00pm
Moderator: Victoria M. Almeida, Esq.
Speakers: Hon. William E. Smith, U.S. District Court, District of R.I.
John A. Tarantino, Esq.
Professor Niki Kuckes, Roger Williams University School of Law
David D. Curtin, Esq., RI Disciplinary Counsel
While addressing the latest ethical and legal considerations affecting lawyers and the practice of law, the panelits discuss the social media policy scheduled for Federal Court implementation in 2015.