Speakers

Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young partner Michael W. Mundt presented “Exchange-Traded Funds: The Current Landscape and Relevant Board Considerations” on a November 1 webinar hosted by the Mutual Fund Directors Forum.

He discussed the regulatory environment for ETFs and the similarities and differences between director oversight of ETFs and other fund products.

Founding partner Joseph M. Manko and attorney Bryan P. Franey of Manko, Gold, Katcher & Fox are set to participate in the Pennsylvania Bar Institute‘s 16th annual Real Estate Institute from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. WednDecember 5esday.

They are presenting “New Requirements for Benchmarking and Reporting Energy and Water Usage in Commercial Buildings in Philadelphia — What Real Estate Lawyers Need to Know.”

Michael E. Bertin of Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel served as a guest lecturer at Temple University’s Beasley School of Law.

Bertin lectured on “Theory, Policy and Practice in Family Law” on November 6 and November 14.

Joseph Blum of Deeb Blum Murphy Frishberg & Markovich is moderating a workshop titled “Office Chatter: The Impact of Social Media in the Workplace.”

The workshop will take place at 8 a.m. FriDecember 7day at the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce.

Edward Yost, assistant general counsel, employment and litigation, at Wawa, will serve as a panelist. For registration information, contact Catherine Sontag at 215-790-3618 or csontag@greaterphilachamber.com.

Elected and Appointed

The board of trustees of the Philadelphia Bar Foundation elected three new trustees.

• Meredith S. Auten is a partner in Morgan, Lewis & Bockius‘ litigation practice and is a member of its white-collar litigation and government investigations practice.

• Robert F. Hart, a vice president at PNC Financial Services, has business experience in both the profit and nonprofit sectors.

• Linsey Bozzelli is a partner at Blank Rome and concentrates her practice in the area of business and corporate law.

John H. Geaney and Lora V. Northen of Capehart Scatchard were appointed to the Larson’s National Workers’ Compensation Advisory Board as representatives from New Jersey. •