GOLDBERG & CONNOLLY ATTORNEYS SPEAK ON M/WBE AND DBE GOOD FAITH COMPLIANCE TO SUBCONTRACTORS TRADE ASSOCIATION

NEW YORK-February 22, 2011-Goldberg & Connolly Attorneys Henry L. Goldberg, Erik A.
Ortmann and Christopher K. Smith recently spoke on M/WBE and DBE Good Faith Compliance
at the Subcontractors Trade Association (STA) seminar on February 16, 2011. Mr. Goldberg is
Legal Counsel to the STA.

The attorneys 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.