Symposium Program  

8:30-9:00 a.m. Registration

Atrium - Light Breakfast Provided
9:00-9:30 a.m.
Opening and Introduction by the Deans

Larson Auditorium
9:30-10:30 a.m.
Panel One

Ethical Implications Arise Even in Only 140 Characters of Less: Social Media Ethics Considerations for Employers, Employees and Legal Professionals

Moderator: Professor Franzese, Seton Hall Law


  1. Jonathan J. Harper, Senior Compliance and Employment Consel: BASF
  2. Devika Kewalramani, Partner: Moses & Singer; Co-chair of Legal Ethics Program
  3. Eric B. Meyer, Partner: Dilsworth, Paxson
  4. Brad Muller, Associate: Norris McLaughlin
10:30-10:50 a.m.
Brief Recess
10:50-11:00 a.m.
Panel Two

Building or Defending a Case: Social Media as a Catalyst for Tangible Employment Decisions and the Ethical Conundrum it Presents

Moderator: Jim Flynn, Managing Partner: Epstein, Becker, Green


  1. Howard Lavin, Partner: Strook
  2. John Vazquez, Partner: Critchley, Kinum and Vazquez
  3. Nora Curtin, EEOC Attorney
12-1:15/1:30 p.m.
Luncheon / Keynote Speaker John Avlon
  The Newark Club

Keynote Speaker: JOHN AVLON
Senior Columnist for Newsweek and The Daily Beast, and CNN Contributor

1:30-2:30 P.M.

Trending Topics in Employment and Labor Law

Moderator: Professor Charles Sullivan


  1. Christopher H. Mills, Partner: Fisher & Phillips
  2. David E. Schwartz, Partner: Skadden
  3. Todd Palo, Associate: Fox Rothschild
2:30-2:50 p.m.
Brief Recess
2:50-3:50 p.m.
Panel Four

Popular Social Media Based Screening Practices That Could Cost You Your Dream Job

Moderator: Professor E. Judson Jennings


  1. Professor Frank Pasquale, Schering-Plough Professor in Health Care Regulation and Enforcement, Seton Hall Law School
  2. Steven Fleisher, In-house Counsel: PSE&G
  3. Amber Spataro, Of-Counsel: Littler Mendelson