ACC To Sponsor Timely Seminar For Corporate Leaders In NYC

Monday, May 4, 2009 - 01:00

On Thursday, May 7, ACC Greater New York Chapter and Dorsey & Whitney LLP will co-host a Symposium for Corporate Leaders at the New York Palace Hotel, 455 Madison Avenue, Second Floor, NYC.The program will commence with registration and breakfast at 8:30 a.m., followed by the program from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and conclude with a lunch and keynote address from 12:30 to 2 p.m.

Scheduled to speak among others are Ella K. Solomons, Deloitte & Touche USA LLP; Robert A. Bartell, Duff & Phelps, LLC; and Steven S. Fang, Dorsey & Whitney. The keynote address will be delivered by David Gergen, CNN senior political analyst, U.S. News & World Report editor-at-large and adviser to presidents for over 30 years. He will be introduced by former U.S. Vice President Walter Mondale. Mr. Gergen's talk is titled Eyewitness to Power: Leadership in America. It is a look at what lies ahead for Congress and the Obama administration.

The general session, Lawyers, Guns and Money: Perspectives on Global and Domestic Corporate Fraud will be followed by two breakout sessions to run concurrently. The first option will cover Dealing with the Financial Crisis: Opportunities and Pitfalls In-House Ethics FAQs - Answering the Top 10 Questions. The second option will be When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Start Suing: Director and Officer Liability in a Challenging Economy and Practical Advice on What to Do About It.

For information about available CLE credits and fees, see CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

To register call visit www.dorsey.org.