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Thursday, April 4, 2013

3 - 4 p.m. WELCOME RECEPTION AND REGISTRATION
3:50 - 4 p.m. OPENING REMARKS
Dr. Luis M. Proenza, President, The University of Akron
Jack P. Sahl, Professor, The University of Akron School of Law, Symposium Convener
4 - 5:15 p.m. CHALLENGES CONFRONTING IN-HOUSE COUNSEL (PART ONE)
Mariann Butch, General Counsel, Vita-Mix
David Nolin, Director Legal Services, The Timken Company
Richard Zeiger, Senior Vice President, Managing Counsel, KeyCorp
Moderator: Jack P. Sahl, Professor, The University of Akron School of Law
5:15 - 6:30 p.m. CHALLENGES CONFRONTING IN-HOUSE COUNSEL (PART TWO)
Susan Hackett, CEO, Legal Executive Leadership
William D. Manson, Deputy General Counsel, The Lubrizol Corporation
Deborah Severs, Senior Vice President Ethics & Compliance, Eaton Corporation
Moderator: Richard Lavoie, Professor, The University of Akron School of Law

Friday, April 5, 2013

8:30 - 9:45 a.m. CROSS-BORDER (MULTIJURISDICTIONAL) PRACTICE
Richard W. Painter, S. Walter Richey Professor of Corporate Law, University of Minnesota Law School
Carl A. Pierce, W. Allen Separk Distinguished Professor of Law, The University of Tennessee College of Law
Cassandra Burke Robertson, Associate Professor, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Moderator: Brian F. Toohey, Of Counsel, Jones Day
9:45 - 10 a.m. BREAK
10 - 11:15 a.m. ETHICS 20/20: ITS IMPACT ON THE PROFESSION
AND THE DELIVERY OF LEGAL SERVICES – A RIPPLE
OR TSUNAMI OF CHANGE?

Deborah Coleman, Partner, Hahn Loeser LLP
Myles Lynk, Peter Kiewit Foundation Professor of Law and the Legal Profession, Arizona State University, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law
Thomas Ross, Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Moderator: Arthur Garwin, Deputy Director, American Bar Association Center for Professional Responsibility
11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A LAWYER IN THESE UNCERTAIN TIMES (PART I)
Arthur Greenbaum, James W. Shocknessy Professor of Law, The Ohio State University, Moritz College of Law
Nancy B. Rapoport, Interim Dean, Gordon Silver Professor of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Jeffrey S. Sutton, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Moderator: Katharine A. Van Tassel, Professor, The University of Akron School of Law
12:45 - 1:45 p.m. LUNCH
Keynote Speaker:
Daniel Markovits, Guido Calabresi Professor, Yale Law School
1:45 - 3 p.m. REGULATING THE LEGAL PROFESSION IN A TIME OF CHANGE: DO ETHICS RULES OR MARKETPLACE REALITIES GOVERN NEW BEHAVIORAL NORMS (AND DOES IT MATTER)?
Peter A. Joy, Henry Hitchcock Professor of Law, Washington University
James E. Moliterno, Vincent Bradford Professor of Law, Washington and Lee University School of Law Andrew Perlman, Professor of Law, Suffolk University Law School
Moderator: Ellyn Rosen, Regulation Counsel, American Bar Association Center for Professional Responsibility
3 - 3:15 p.m. BREAK
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A LAWYER IN THESE UNCERTAIN TIMES (PART II)
Susan D. Carle, Professor of Law, American University, Washington College of Law
Benjamin P. Cooper, Assistant Professor of Law, The University of Mississippi School of Law
Benita Y. Pearson, Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
Moderator: Janet Green Marbley, Administrator, Supreme Court of Ohio Clients’ Security Fund
4:30 p.m. CONCLUSION

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