Records Management in the News

Think poor record keeping practices can only result in court sanctions and fines? Think again. Using recent stories of actual companies in the news, Certified Record Manager Martin Susuc will highlight the real life consequences of poor records management. Stories will range from the withholding of millions of dollars in tax refunds to wrongful & unintended births. Mr. Susec will break down the stories, identify and analyze the records retention issues and standards at play and highlight where the companies went wrong.
Speaker’s Bio: Martin Susec, CRM, works within the Discovery Management Unit (DMU) of the Litigation Practice Group (LPG) of Nationwide where he advises and supports fellow attorneys and business units, including the Records & Information Management Unit (RIM), on the proper management of information within the enterprise.  In that capacity, he handles a variety of electronic discovery and information management matters and proactively assists in reducing corporate litigation costs and risks.  Martin researches and consults on new and proposed laws, standards, or regulatory trends within the field of information management and also identifies risks presented by proposed actions of the business.  Upon request, Martin also advises, drafts, and negotiates agreements between Nationwide and its vendors regarding information management.

Mr. Susec graduated from The Ohio State University College of Business with a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and International Business, and the University of  Akron School of Law and College of Business (MBA) . After law school, Martin worked for ten years at the Ohio Attorney General’s Office where he specialized in public records law.

$15 members, $20 nonmembers, $10 students

Location:  Cincinnati Insurance Company, 6200 S. Gilmore Rd, Fairfield OH Directions:  North 75 to West 275 to Fairfield/Forest Park exit 39, pass Cincinnati Mall, Cincinnati Insurance Company is on same side as mall.

11:15 -11:30 Registration

11:30 – Noon Lunch

Noon – Presentation

Register via email to Denise Witzgall by Friday May 6th.

Note:  If you register and need to cancel, please do so by Monday, May 9th.  If you do not cancel by that date, you are responsible for the meeting fee to cover the lunch order.

The board will meet immediately following the presentation and all members are welcome to attend.