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06/01/2006

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Sen. Specter to participate in YLD’s Ethics in Government and Politics Seminar

PHILADELPHIA – Senator Arlen Specter and Philadelphia City Councilman Michael A. Nutter will be panelists as the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division ("YLD") presents Ethics in Government and Politics on Friday, June 9.

The roundtable discussion, part of the YLD’s 2020 lunchtime seminar series for young lawyers, will be held at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s 10th floor conference center in the Wannamaker Building. Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. and the panel discussion will begin promptly at noon and will conclude at 1 p.m. A third panelist will be named soon.

“The YLD is very excited to be able to present this roundtable discussion amongst prominent elected officials who represent Philadelphia at a local and national level ” said Michael Hayes, Chair of the YLD. “We anticipate an informative and lively discussion of timely issues involving ethics and government.”

Hayes will moderate the event along with YLD Executive Committee member Jocelyn Gabrynowicz. The event is open to all members of the Philadelphia Bar Association. The first 50 members of the YLD to register for the event will receive a free lunch. All YLD members after the first 50 and all general members of the Association who wish to purchase lunch can do so for $7.50.
 

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