Collins & Lacy Attorneys to Present CLE to Association of Corporate Counsel

Several Collins & Lacy attorneys will provide a Continuing Legal Education (CLE) presentation to theAssociation of Corporate Counsel entitled “Managing Your Risks: A 2012 Perspective on Business, Social Media and Litigation Risks.” The presentation will be held on Thursday, June 7, 2012 from 2 to 5 p.m. at EdVenture Children’s Museum.

The first section of the three-part CLE focuses on managing business risks, led by Collins & Lacy Insurance Practice Group Chair Pete Dworjanyn and Products Liability Practice Group Chair Brian Comer, who also practices in professional liability defense and general litigation. Pete will address risk management from an insurance perspective, and Brian will offer best practices learned in litigation.

Next, Employment Law Practice Group Chair Christian Boesl and employment law attorney Charles Appleby will address the management of social media risks in the workplace. The presentation will draw upon emergent issues raised by the National Labor Relations Board, as well as general risks involving social media and employers.

Finally, Public Policy & Governmental Consulting Practice Group Chair Jon Ozmint will lead a panel discussion on how to manage risk in litigation from several different business perspectives.

This presentation is free to in-house counsel, but they must register to attend. For more information and to RSVP, please contact Kathleen Yarborough at

About Collins & Lacy, P.C.

Collins & Lacy is a statewide business defense firm in South Carolina that delivers legal representation for our clients through solid preparation, execution, and client-oriented service aimed at success. Located in the State’s capital city of Columbia, the firm represents local, regional and national clients in the areas of construction; hospitality/retail and entertainment law; insurance/bad faith; products liability; professional liability; commercial transportation; privacy, data management, and cybersecurity; mediation; criminal defense; and governmental affairs/issue advocacy.