ATLANTA, GA – Womble Bond Dickinson attorney Michael Sullivan and YKK Corporate Counsel Leslie Neubauer co-presented at the ACC-GA Ethics & Compliance Member Interest Group Kickoff event on Thursday, March 21, 2024. The CLE presentation, “PFAS and Manufacturing: An Overview of the Regulatory and Litigation Environment,” took place over breakfast at Graphic Packaging International’s newly renovated headquarters.

Neubauer gave an overview of PFAS materials, explained reasons for regulation, and outlined the EPA’s PFAS reporting rule under TSCA.  Sullivan detailed specific cases, risks, and trends in litigation involving PFAS. 

ACC-GA is a local chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel, a global bar association that promotes the common professional and business interests of in-house counsel through information, education, networking opportunities, and advocacy initiatives.  Womble Bond Dickinson is the sole sponsor of the Ethics & Compliance Member Interest Group of ACC-GA.

Michael Sullivan, is a seasoned business litigator and a trusted advisor who counsels business clients on strategy, risk evaluation and cost management for regulatory and litigation matters. His practice includes advising senior level executives and general counsel on complex business litigation, consumer product regulation, mass tort and class action litigation.