Judge Jed S. Rakoff, SEC, DOJ to Discuss White Collar Crime at ABA Conference in Las Vegas

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 25, 2013 — Jed S. Rakoff, district judge for the Southern District of New York, will deliver the luncheon address during the 27th Annual National Institute on White Collar Crime hosted by the _ Section of Criminal Justice March 6 – 8  at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.

Legal experts, including representatives from the Securities and Exchange Commission and the U.S. Department of Justice, will discuss hot topics such as the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act; money laundering; white collar crime sentencing, investigation and prosecution; environmental and securities enforcement; and tax and health care fraud.

27th Annual National Institute on White Collar Crime

March 6 – 8, 2013

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
3708 Las Vegas Boulevard South,
Las Vegas, NV 89109

A complete agenda and updated list of speakers can be found online.

For media credentialing, please contact Rabiah Burks at .  This event is free and open to members of the press.

With nearly 400,000 members, the _ is one of the largest voluntary professional membership organizations in the world.  As the national voice of the legal profession, the ABA works to improve the administration of justice, promotes programs that assist lawyers and judges in their work, accredits law schools, provides continuing legal education, and works to build public understanding around the world of the importance of the rule of law.

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