Wednesday, May 21, 2008
For those attending the Law and Society Annual Meeting next week (May 29-June 1) in Montreal, I hope you will mark the following six programs on your calendar. All are organized by the Corporate and Securities Law Women Scholars under the capable leadership of Faith Stevelman (NYLS).
Thursday 8:15 - 10:00 a.m. Securities Markets, Risk and Corporate Fraud: Looking Beyond Private Civil Litigation. Principal presenters include: Jayne Barnard (William & Mary), Donna Nagy (Indiana-Bloomington), Rebecca Roiphe (NYLS).
Friday 12:30 -- 2:15 p.m. Firms, Markets, and Social Welfare: The Role of Business Law. Principal presenters include: Claire Moore Dickerson (Tulane), Renee Jones (Boston College), Christiana Ochoa (Indiana-Bloomington), Janis Sarra (British Columbia).
Saturday 8:15 -- 10:00 a.m. Law, Value, and Wealth: Markets and Securities Law. Principal presenters include: Christine Hurt (Illinois), Lisa Fairfax (Maryland), Elizabeth Nowicki (Tulane).
Saturday 4:30 -- 6:15 p.m. Corporate Governance and Employees: Caught in the Crossfire. Principal presenters include: Kelli Alces (Florida State), Katrice Bridges (Penn State), Julie Goldscheid (CUNY).
Sunday 8:15 -- 10:00 a.m. Changing Perspectives on the Corporate Board, its Role and Functions. Principal presenters include: Lynne Dallas (San Diego), Kimberly Krawiec (UNC), Erica Beecher-Monas (Wayne State).
Sunday 10:15 -- noon. Trends in Securities Litigation and Settlements. Principal presenters include: Margaret V. Sachs (Georgia), Verity Winship (Fordham), Faith Stevelman (NYLS).
I hope to see you there!