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March 7, 2022 | Media Mentions | City & State New York

Bart M. Schwartz Again Named to Law Power 100

We are pleased to share that our chairman, Bart M. Schwartz has been once again named to the Law Power 100! He is recognized for his work at the federal monitor for the New York City Housing Authority.

City & State’s 2022 Law Power 100 takes an in-depth look at the legal professionals who aren’t simply influential in their field, but powerful in New York’s governmental landscape.… Read More

October 6, 2021 | Webinars

Multilateral Development Banks: Compliance Considerations, Investigations + Monitorships

This webinar will focus on recent trends in multilateral development bank (MDB) project financing, compliance risks that can lead to enforcement and debarment actions, referrals to law enforcement authorities, collaboration among MDB investigative departments and monitorships associated with debarments. Topics include:

  • The importance of ethics and compliance in determining whom MDBs select to finance
  • Compliance considerations during an MDB investigation – why it is relevant and why it isn’t
  • Referrals to law enforcement authorities – what are the risks of
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September 1, 2021 | Media Mentions

Bart Schwartz + Thomas McShane Named Industry Trailblazers

We are proud to announce that Bart M. Schwartz and Thomas A. McShane have been recognized as Trailblazers by the National Law Journal.

Bart has been named a Crisis Leadership Trailblazer for his service as monitor to government institutions such as the New York City Housing Authority and large private corporations like General Motors.

Tom has been named a Real Estate/Construction Law Trailblazer for his role overseeing integrity monitoring for enormous public works projects, where corruption could be especially … Read More

June 28, 2021 | Podcasts

Guidepost in Motion EP 11: Evolution of the Monitor’s Role in Identifying Problems and Implementing Change

In Episode 11 of our podcast, Julie Myers Wood talks with Bart M. Schwartz about his decades of experiences as a monitor and how the monitor’s role has evolved over the years.

Topics include:
  • What makes a good monitor
  • Working with a company’s resources to ensure ethical behavior and a compliant culture
  • Working with foreign regulators

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