HENRY GOLDBERG, GOLDBERG & CONNOLLY, MODERATES CONSTRUCTION FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION'S ANNUAL PUBLIC AGENCIES PROGRAM

NEW YORK-February 16, 2011-Henry Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly
recently moderated the Construction Financial Management Association's Annual Public
Agencies Program. A group of expert panelists discussed M/WBE and DBE Good Faith
Compliance.

The event included presentations by Warren Whitlock, Director of the Office of Civil Rights, NYS
Department of Transportation and Alan Wasserman, Deputy Chief Contract Compliance Officer,
NYC Department of Environmental Protection.

The panelists explained the local, state and Federal certification processes for M/WBE and DBE
companies as well as goals and requirements. They also presented examples of M/WBE and
DBE contract violations and possible defenses.