About the author
Scott Harshbarger's distinguished public career includes serving two terms as Massachusetts Attorney General (and President of the National Association of Attorneys General) and as the Democratic candidate for Governor of Massachusetts in 1998. Until November 2002, Mr. Harshbarger was a Visiting Professor at Harvard Law School and President and CEO of Common Cause in Washington D.C. He returned to private law practice in Boston in 2003 and is Senior Counsel to the Firm of Proskauer Rose LLP where he focuses his practice on an eclectic blend of strategic advice and counsel and litigation, corporate investigations and defense, corporate and nonprofit governance/ethics and government regulation. He also chairs the Firm's National Pro Bono Initiative. In addition to his many professional honors, Mr. Harshbarger has published extensively on the subjects of corporate and nonprofit governance and regulatory strategies. He regularly appears as a commentator in the national and local media. Mr. Harshbarger is also co-author of the recently published book, Managing Relationships with Industry: A Physician's Compliance Manual.