New York Bar Censures Lawyer Involved in 2016 Global Witness Video for Counseling Client to Engage In Fraudulent Conduct

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Friday, February 8, 2019
Author: 
Bruce Zagaris
Volume: 
35
Issue: 
2
Abstract: 
On January 15, 2019, the Attorney Grievance Committee for the First Judicial Department, New York State Bar censured Marc S. Koplik for his conduct in participating in counseling a client to engage in conduct he knew was illegal or fraudulent during a 2016 undercover sting operation organized by the civil society organization, Global Witness. CBS Sixty Minutes broadcast the undercover sting operation on multiple occasions