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.
  • All lectures will be held via Zoom.
  • Link will be sent in e-mail confirmation once registered.
  • Free-of-charge

Licensed attorneys are eligible for continuing legal education (CLE) credits.

Schedule & Panel Information

Tuesday July 14

Ethics in Capitalism

Jay Shidler
Founder and Managing Partner, The Shidler Group
Roger Berkowitz
Associate Professor of Politics, Philosophy, and Human Rights; Academic Director, Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities at Bard College
Peter Ho
Chairman, President and CEO, Bank of Hawaii
John Pritzker
Founding Partner and Director, Geolo Capital

Tuesday July 21

Ethics in the Boardroom

Mary Bitterman
President of the Bernard Osher Foundation and Lead Independent Director of the Bank of Hawaii

Thursday July 23

Medical Ethics

Rick Fried, JD
Founding Member, Cronin, Fried, Sekiya, Kekina & Fairbanks
Josh Green, MD
Lieutenant Governor, Hawai‘i
Dr. Jerris Hedges
John A. Burns School of Medicine University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
Lance Williams
Senior Reporter, Reveal

Tuesday July 28

Ethics in Technology

David M. Louie
Partner, Kobayashi Sugita & Goda
Ken Tuchman
Chairman and CEO, TTEC Holdings, Inc.
Jay Fidell
Founder and CEO, ThinkTech Hawaii, Inc.
Matt Howard
Head of Product Management, Hitachi Ventara, Digital Solutions Business

Thursday July 30

Legal Ethics

Judge Richard Clifton
Senior Judge, United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Ken Lawson
Professor, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, William S. Richardson School of Law
Megan Howard
Supervisory Staff Attorney, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Camille Nelson
Dean, William S. Richardson School of Law

Thursday August 6

Ethical Implications of Economic Inequality

Bob Harrison
CEO, First Hawaiian Bank
Peter Ingram
President and CEO, Hawaiian Airlines
Scott Peppet
President, Chai Trust Company
Peter Shaindlin
COO, Halekulani Corp

Thursday August 13

Ethics in Politics

Barbara Boxer
Former U.S. Senator for California
Kirsten Gillibrand
U.S. Senator, New York
Dr. Josh Green
Lt. Governor, Hawai‘i
Eric Swalwell
U.S. Representative, California’s 15th Congressional District
Special Lecture

About Will Weinstein

Will K. WeinsteinWill K. Weinstein is a money manager who has held principal positions at a wide array of firms in the financial industry. This is Weinstein’s seventeenth summer teaching the course “Integrity and Ethics in the Real World,” at the UH Mānoa William S. Richardson School of Law and the Shidler College of Business, introducing special guest speakers to the university and making this learning opportunity available to the public.

In Partnership With:

William S. Richardson School of Law

Hawaii State Bar Association