November 05, 2014

Hot Corporate Governance Issues Facing General Counsel

Title: Hot Corporate Governance Issues Facing General Counsel

Description: General Counsel are being called upon to advise their management on matters far beyond the traditional suite of issues. This CLE program will provide an overview of the current landscape of corporate governance issues facing General Counsel, including: shareholder activism; cybersecurity; executive compensation; the impact of proxy advisory firms; director tenure and qualifications; exclusive forum by-laws; enterprise-wide risk management; compliance; and government enforcement and Investigations. We will discuss these issues and the key role General Counsel play in developing and implementing strategies to address them.

Panelists: Randall Ebner (Moderator), Exxon Mobil, Irving, TX; Robert Bostrom, Abercrombie & Fitch, New Albany, OH; Ellen Grady, Safeguard Scientifics, Wayne, PA; Ning Chiu, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, New York, NY

Date: November 5, 2014

Presented by: Corporate Governance Committee

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