Thursday, April 24, 2014

1/2 Day Program May 6 NYC: Counseling the Board During the New Age of Activist Shareholders

City Bar Center for CLE
Counseling the Board of Directors
During the New Age of Activist Shareholders
Tuesday, May 6th 2014    |    8:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Register now to attend the half-day CLE program, Counseling the Board of Directors During the New Age of Activist Shareholders. This unique program will focus on various issues and legal considerations that should be considered when providing advice to a public company board that has been confronted by an activist investor.
Join Program Chair, Jared L. Landaw from Barington Capital Group, Keynote Speaker, Myron T. Steele, Former Delaware Supreme Court Chief Justice, and a large panel of leading experts as they discuss:
  • How to Represent a Public Company Confronted by an Activist Investor
  • The Role & Responsibility of the Independent Director
  • The Responsibility of the Board from the Perspective of Activist Hedge
    Funds and Institutional Investors
As an attendee, you will also hear Chris Cernich from Institutional Shareholder Services provide an overview of current trends in shareholder activism. You will also have a front row seat as Peter May, an experienced public company Director and the President of Trian Fund Management, is interviewed.
Reserve Your Spot Today!  You can’t afford to miss this valuable and interactive program on shareholder activism.  For more information, or to view the program agenda, please click here.
This program will not be taped. You will only have the chance to see it - Live!
CLE Credits:  New York and California Credit: 4.0 Professional Practice; New Jersey credit: 4.2 General; Illinois & Pennsylvania credit: 3.5 General
This live program provides transitional/non-transitional credit to all attorneys.
For any questions or to register by phone with a discount, please call
City Bar Center for

Register Now 
Outside Counsel
Member: $345
Nonmember: $455
In-House Counsel
Member: $95
NonMember: $135
Group, Government, Public Interest Attorneys, Non-Profits, & Student Discount Rates are available!
Call 212-382-6663. 
Program Chair 
Jared L. Landaw
Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel
Barington Capital Group, LP
Keynote Speaker
Myron T. Steele
Former Delaware Supreme Court Chief Justice
Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
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