Mason Presents on Yates Memo at Bar Annual Seminar

Andrea MasonLane & Waterman attorney Andrea Mason presented to members of the Rock Island County Bar Association Friday, October 21, 2016, with her presentation, “The Yates Memo: What Does the DOJ Want and What Does It Means for You and Your Clients?” Andrea joined eight local attorneys in presenting at the Rock Island County Bar’s full-day 2016 Fall Seminar, held in Rock Island. The so-called “Yates Memo,” released in 2015 by Deputy Attorney General Sally Q. Yates, describes Department of Justice corporate prosecution principles.

“The Yates Memo has far-reaching repercussions for companies and the individuals within them. It is very important those in the business world understand the Memo, as well as what it means for them and their company,” said Mason.

Mason will also present on this topic at Iowa Bar Association/University of Iowa College of Law’s Business Law CLE in Iowa City on November 11, 2016; at the 3rd Annual Association of Corporate Counsel Forum in Cedar Rapids also on November 11, 2016; as a webinar for the Iowa State Bar Association on December 1, 2016; and at the Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers Seminar in Des Moines on February 23–24, 2016.