Executive Compensation Virtual 2020 National Institute

Schedule

November 4, 12 and 18

Virtual

Brochure

View a copy of the program brochure (includes agenda).

November 4th

1:00-2:00pm  HOT TOPICS IN MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS

  • Gerald Audant, Fenwick & West LLP, San Francisco, CA
  • Renata J. Ferrari, Ropes & Gray LLP, Boston, MA
  • Robert J. Neis, Program Co-Chair, Deloitte LLP, Washington, DC (Moderator)

2:00-3:00pm  EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENTS IN TROUBLED TIMES

  • Andrew C. Liazos, Program Co-Chair, McDermott Will & Emery LLP, Boston, MA
  • Henry I. Morgenbesser, Katzke & Morgenbesser LLP, New York, NY
  • Martha N. SteinmanProgram Co-Chair, Hogan Lovells US LLP, New York, NY (Moderator)

3:00-4:00pm  ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS:  FROM THE C-SUITE TO THE BOARDROOM

  • Jennifer S. Conway, Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP, New York, NY
  • Andrew L. Oringer, Dechert LLP, New York, NY
  • Martha N. Steinman, Program Co-Chair, Hogan Lovells US LLP, New York, NY (Moderator/Speaker)

November 12th

1:00-2:00pm  IMPLICATIONS OF TAX REFORM FOR HIGHLY PAID EMPLOYEES OF TAX EXEMPTS AND GOVERNMENT ENTITIES:  Section 4960

  • Kurt L.P. LawsonHogan Lovells US LLP, Washington, DC
  • Robert J. Neis, Program Co-Chair, Deloitte LLP, Washington, DC (Moderator/Speaker)
  • John B. RichardsAttorney, Employee Benefits, Exempt Organizations, and Employment Taxes, Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service, Washington, DC (Invited)
  • Amber R. Salotto, Attorney Advisor, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Washington, DC (Invited)
  • Stephen B. TackneyDeputy Associate Chief Counsel, Employee Benefits, Exempt Organizations, and Employment Taxes, Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service, Washington, DC (Invited)

2:00-3:00pm  IMPLICATIONS OF TAX REFORM FOR EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION:  162(m)

  • Ilya E. EnkishevAssociate Chief Counsel (Employee Benefits), Employee Benefits, Exempt Organizations, and Employment Taxes, Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service, Washington, DC (Invited)
  • Stephen A. LaGardeErnst & Young, LLP, Washington, DC
  • Robert J. Neis, Program Co-Chair, Deloitte LLP, Washington, DC (Moderator/Speaker)
  • Stephen B. TackneyDeputy Associate Chief Counsel (Employee Benefits), Employee Benefits, Exempt Organizations, and Employment Taxes, Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service, Washington, DC (Invited)

3:00-4:00pm  INCENTIVE PLAN DESIGN AND REDESIGN IN TROUBLED TIMES

  • Bindu M. CulasFrederic W. Cook & Co Inc., New York, NY
  • Scott P. Spector, Fenwick & West LLP, Mountainview, CA
  • Martha N. Steinman, Program Co-Chair, Hogan Lovells US LLP, New York, NY (Moderator)

November 18th

1:00-2:00pm  CURRENT ISSUES IN EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION

  • Ligeia M. Donis, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Washington, DC
  • Grace Melton, Deloitte LLP, Washington, DC
  • Robert J. Neis, Program Co-Chair, Deloitte LLP, Washington, DC (Moderator)

2:00-3:00pm  PROXY PLANNING TRENDS, DEVELOPMENTS AND ISSUES

  • Mark A. BorgesCompensia, Inc, Washington, DC
  • Susan J. DaleyPerkins Coie LLP, Chicago, IL
  • Anne M. KrauskopfSenior Special Counsel, Office of Chief Counsel, Division of Corporation Finance, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, DC (Invited)
  • Martha N. Steinman, Program Co-Chair, Hogan Lovells US LLP, New York, NY (Moderator)

3:00-4:00pm  HOT TOPICS FOR PROXY ADVISORS

  • Mark A. Borges, Compensia, Inc., Washington, DC
  • John Roe, Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher, New York, NY (Invited)
  • Martha N. Steinman, Program Co-Chair, Hogan Lovells US LLP, New York, NY (Moderator/Speaker)