1-Day Program

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Corporate governance provides the framework within which directors and officers must operate in fulfilling their responsibilities. In-house and outside advisers are called on to provide day-to-day counseling and to address crisis situations in the corporate governance context. Our program will both highlight the fast-moving market, legal and regulatory developments that directors, officers and their advisers face, as well as provide practical guidance on how to address them.

What You Will Learn

• Latest governance trends for boards and each key board committee, including how to deal with current hot topics
– Board oversight duties after Marchand 
– Living with CAMS 
– GDPR, Brexit, trade wars, political uncertainty – the role of the board in addressing ever increasing challenges at their companies
– Latest thinking on board refreshment and diversity
– Executive compensation trends 
• Preparing boards and management for increasingly demanding shareholder engagement
• Successful proxy season:  getting to “yes”

Special Features

• Featured Speaker: Commissioner Elad L. Roisman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
• Luncheon Workshop: Proxy Recap 


Program Level: Update

Intended Audience: This program is designed for experienced corporate and securities governance attorneys, officers, directors, senior company officials and allied professionals.

Prerequisites: A background in or an interest in advising officers, directors and other senior company officials on their governance matters and related issues.

Advanced Preparation: None

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