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Continuing Legal Education

Program Agenda

Wednesday, June 25th

7:30 - 9:05 AM
Registration and Continental Breakfast


8:00 - 9:00 am    
eDiscovery 101: What is eDiscovery and How Does it Affect My Work?
(optional)

Adam Bain, Senior Trial Counsel, U.S. Department of Justice; Allison C. Stanton, Director of E-Discovery, FOIA, and Records, U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division; Leslie Wharton, Senior E-Discovery Counsel, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission 

9:05 - 9:10 AM
Welcome & Introductions

Lawrence J. Center, Assistant Dean, Georgetown Law

9:10 - 10:10 AM    
Partnering with DOJ: Practice Points and Guidance


Sarah D. Himmelhoch, Senior Litigation Counsel for E-Discovery, U.S. Department of Justice, Environment & Natural Resources Division; Allison C. Stanton, Director of E-Discovery, FOIA, and Records, U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division; Tenille Washburn, Assistant General Counsel, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

10:10 - 10:40 am
Networking Break


10:40 - 11:40 am
Concurrent Sessions


Session A: Government as Requesting Party

Stacy Bogert, Senior Counsel, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission; David C. Shonka, Acting General Counsel, U.S. Federal Trade Commission; Kathleen Toomey, Senior Counsel, U.S. Department of Justice

Session B: Privilege

Adam Bain, Senior Trial Counsel, U.S. Department of Justice; Wendy P. King, Enterprise Content Management e-Discovery Project, U.S. Department of the Treasury; Phil Lindenmuth, Senior Level Counsel, IRS

11:45 am - 12:45 pm
Concurrent Sessions

Session A: FOIA and eDiscovery

Melanie Ann Pustay, Director of the Office of Information Policy, U.S. Department of Justice; L. Benjamin Young Jr., Associate General Counsel, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Session B: Agencies Doing E-Discovery: Determining the Cost of E-Discovery

David Gaston, Attorney-Advisor, U.S. Department of Agriculture; Raymond Rivard, Information Technology Specialist, E-Discovery, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; Richard Sutton, Director, Office of Litigation Support, U.S. Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources Division; Leslie Wharton, Senior E-Discovery Counsel, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission; Josh Wood, Director of Litigation Support, U.S. Department of Justice

12:45 - 1:50 pm
Lunch (on your own)


1:50 - 2:50 pm
Predictive Coding: Lessons Learned

Tracy Greer, Senior Litigation Counsel for eDiscovery, U.S. Department of Justice, Anti-Trust Division; Juliet M. Hanna, Associate General Counsel, Legal Department, Fannie Mae; Carrie L. Holt, Acting Branch Chief - Litigation Support, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

2:50 - 3:50 pm
Information Governance


Hannah Bergman, Assistant General Counsel, National Archives and Records Administration; Meg Philips, External Affairs Liaison, National Archives and Records Administration

3:50 - 4:00 pm
Networking Break

    
4:00 - 5:00 pm
Ethics of eDiscovery for the Federal Government Practitioner


Hon. John M. Facciola, Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

5:00 pm
Adjournment


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