The Will Weinstein Ethics Conversation Series

The Will Weinstein Ethics Conversation Series

What causes and enables high profile members of the financial, business, and legal communities to lie, cheat and steal? Join us as a number of knowledgeable professionals from the business, legal, education, medical, political, environmental and athletic communities participate to examine business and legal ethics from the beginning of the decade to today’s ongoing and headline-making ethical conundrums.

  • »6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
  • »Free-of-charge
  • »$6 parking after 4 p.m. on campus

Pending Approval: Licensed attorneys are eligible for continuing legal education credits.

Schedule & Panel Details

»Ethics in Capitalism

July 05, 2018

William S. Richardson School of Law, Classroom 2
Jay Shidler
Founder and Managing Partner, The Shidler Group
Peter Shaindlin
COO, Halekulani Corporation
Roger Berkowitz
Associate Professor of Politics, Philosophy, and Human Rights; Academic Director, Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities at Bard College
Bob Harrison
Chairman and CEO of First Hawaiian Bank

»Ethics in College and Professional Athletics

July 10, 2018

William S. Richardson School of Law, Classroom 2
George Rush
Former Head Football Coach, San Francisco City College
Nick Rolovich
Head Football Coach, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
Darren Hernandez
Head Football Coach, Kapolei High School

»Ethics in the Boardroom

July 17, 2018

William S. Richardson School of Law, Classroom 2
Mary Bitterman
President, Bernard Osher Foundation; Lead Independent Director, Bank of Hawaii

»Fraud and Its Recent Giants

July 19, 2018

William S. Richardson School of Law, Classroom 2
Michael Purpura
Chief Legal Officer at BlackSand Capital
J. Michael Seabright
Chief Judge, U.S. District Court of Hawai‘i

»Legal Ethics

July 31, 2018

William S. Richardson School of Law, Classroom 2
Judge Richard Clifton
Senior Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Diane Hastert
Attorney at Law, Damon Key Leong Kupchak Hastert
Ken Lawson
Associate Faculty Specialist & Co-Director, Hawai'i Innocence Project, William S. Richardson School of Law
Donovan Odo
Attorney at Law, Public Defender, Hawai‘i

»Medical Ethics

August 2, 2018

William S. Richardson School of Law, Classroom 2
Rick Fried, J.D.
Founding Member, Cronin, Fried, Sekiya, Kekina & Fairbanks
Dr. Jerris Hedges
John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
Claude M. Chemtob Ph.D.
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Josh Green
Hawai‘i State Senator for the 3rd District

»Ethics in Politics

August 7, 2018

Shidler College of Business, BusAd A-101
Barbara Boxer
Former U.S. Senator for California
Kirk Caldwell
Mayor of Honolulu
Colleen Hanabusa
U.S. Representative for Hawai‘i's
1st Congressional District

Special Lecture

About Will Weinstein

Will K. Weinstein, money manager and former partner in two very successful investment banking firms, currently leads a post graduate summer course, “Integrity and Ethics in the Real World,” at the UH Mānoa William S. Richardson School of Law and the Shidler College of Business. This is Weinstein’s fifteenth summer teaching the course, introducing special guest speakers to the university and making this learning opportunity available to the public.