Back by popular demand, the Society of Corporate Secretaries & Governance Professionals and the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance at the University of Delaware invite you to attend the second Delaware Law Issues Update. The conference will feature members of the Delaware judiciary and will be held at the University of Delaware.
Issues Update: Wednesday, November 19 – Thursday, November 20, 2014
Protect your board at the Issues Update by learning the latest on:
- shareholder activism defense
- boards’ fiduciary duties in executive and director compensation
- responding to books and records demands
- new M&A trends and developments
- new federal and state judicial developments
- new tips on how to keep the board out of trouble
Six panels composed of six current and former members of the Delaware judiciary, members the Delaware bar (both plaintiff and defense counsel), corporate secretaries, and institutional investors. The only issues update program of its kind, designed specifically for in house practitioners and outside counsel, corporate secretaries, governance specialists, investors and consultants.
Luncheon Address by Richard D. Parsons, Senior Advisor, Providence Equity Partners; former Chairman & CEO of Time Warner; and former Chairman of Citigroup
Cocktails & Networking with the Honorable Jeffrey W. Bullock, Delaware Secretary of State
Dinner & Conversation with Chief Justice Leo E. Strine Jr., Delaware Supreme Court, facilitated by David A. Katz, Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Courtyard Marriott Newark at the University of Delaware for the nights of Tuesday, November 18 and Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at the rate of $134 per night.
The Society will apply for CLE accreditation. Be sure to note your state(s) when you register.
For more information and to register, go to: http://main.governanceprofessionals.org/governanceprofessionals/delawarelawissuesupdate