More from the Yates Memo Panel

The 2017 PLUS D&O Symposium included a great session on “The Yates Memo and Corporate Investigations.” The panelists for that session also wrote an article on the topic titled “The Spring Meeting Confronts the Yates Memo: Execs in the Front Lines of Corporate Criminal Responsibility; Presentation of the Business Law Section’s Director and Officer Liability Committee.”

You can check out the article here.

Other supporting materials and the slides from the session can be found under the materials tab on the PLUS website.

Kerman’s Korner: When You’re Lost Phone a Friend

Jeremy Kerman is an attorney at Walker Wilcox Matousek LLP in Chicago, Illinois.  Jeremy focuses j-kerman-low-res-photo-00976536xae57ehis practice on insurance coverage and commercial litigation matters.  He has handled hundreds of cases involving coverage issues related to professional liability, directors and officers, errors and omissions, commercial general liability, property damage, and cyber liability.  He has also been involved in a number of litigation matters, including commercial litigation on behalf of financial institution clients, subrogation matters on behalf of insurer clients, product liability and medical malpractice defense work, and complex insurance coverage and bad faith arbitrations.  Jeremy has participated in federal and state court trials and mediations, including serving as lead trial counsel in a successful Illinois state court trial on tax issues for a commercial client.


In the debut of Kerman’s Korner, Jeremy shares a practice tip for insurance claims that he learned after getting lost in Ireland.