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Special Master of 9/11 Victims’ Fund to Speak at Duquesne School of Law

Kenneth Feinberg, Special Master of the 9/11 Victims' Compensation Fund, will give a talk entitled What is Life Worth?

Feinberg developed regulations governing the fund and administered all aspects of the program, including evaluating applications and determining compensation. He performed this job pro bono.

Previously, Feinberg was involved in arbitrating other high-profile matters, including determining fair market value of the original Zapruder film of the Kennedy assassination and allocating legal fees in the Holocaust slave labor litigation.

Feinberg, a leading expert in mediation and alternative dispute resolution, is managing partner and founder of The Feinberg Group LLP in Washington, D.C.

When: Monday, Sept. 25, at 3 p.m. Refreshments and a book signing will follow.

Where: Room 203, Duquesne University School of Law

Information: The program, which is free and open to the public, is hosted by The Duquesne School of Law Student Bar Association, the Duquesne School of Law Public Interest Law Association and the Duquesne School of Law Pro Bono Program.

Those planning to attend are asked to e-mail Michael Quatrini, Student Bar Association president, at quatrinim@duq.edu, or call 412.396.6300.

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