GOLDBERG & CONNOLLY ATTORNEYS SPEAK ON M/WBE AND DBE GOOD FAITH COMPLIANCE AT ASSOCIATION OF WALL‐CEILING AND CARPENTRY (WC&C) MEETING

NEW YORK-January 28, 2011-Goldberg & Connolly Attorneys Erik A. Ortmann and Mitchell
B. Reiter recently spoke on M/WBE and DBE Good Faith Compliance at the Association of
Wall‐Ceiling and Carpentry (WC&C)
General Membership Meeting on January 18, 2011.

Ortmann and Reiter explained the local, state and Federal certification processes for M/WBE
and DBE companies. They will also outlined contact directives to utilize M/WBE and DBE
entities including City, State and Federal guidelines as well as potential for violations. The
attorneys explained the investigative process and possible defenses to take if a firm does not
comply with M/WBE and DBE requirements.