American Bar Association: 2016 Section of Litigation Annual Conference

April 13-15, 2016 | Chicago, Illinois


  • Four Seasons Hotel Chicago
    120 E Delaware Place
    Chicago, IL 60611 Map

The Section Annual Conference is the premier event for litigators, bringing together lawyers and judges from across the United States for the latest in trial advocacy. With more than 35 CLE programs, nationally known speakers, and seven networking events, this conference provides exceptional CLE and valuable networking opportunities.

WilmerHale Partner Ronald Machen is speaking on the panel "The DOJ's "Yates Memorandum" and the Future of Corporate Investigations." The DOJ's latest guidance for prosecutors calls for increased focus on individual actors during corporate criminal investigations. The panelists will discuss the genesis and implementation of the policy; what it may portend for internal investigations; and some of the incentives and disincentives the policy may create.