Monthly Archives: January 2018

Maurice Wutscher Attorneys Speak at ABA’s CFSC Winter Meeting

Jan. 8, 2018 — Maurice Wutscher’s Ernest P. Wagner and D. Sharmin Arefin spoke at the ABA’s Consumer Financial Services Committee winter meeting this week.

Mr. Wagner joined a panel in discussing the new federal Defend Trade Secrets Act’s impact on the recruiting practices of mortgage lenders, best practices for companies to employ in recruiting to minimize risk, and the latest updates on court opinions construing the new legislation.

Ms. Arefin moderated the panel discussion, “Diverse Legal Career Paths in Consumer Financial Services.”  She chairs the CFSC’s Diversity Task Force and holds a number of other leadership positions within ABA.