Pennsylvania Bar Institute Examines Delaware Law

Monday, April 5, 2010 - 00:00

Join the Practising Law Institute and the Pennsylvania Bar Institute for a program focusing on the New Developments in Delaware Law and What Business Lawyers Need to Know.

On Thursday, May 6 this seminar will be simulcast live to two locations in Pennsylvania and one location in Ohio. The groupcast locations are PBI's CLE Conference Center at the Wanamaker building in Philadelphia, the PBI's Professional Development Center at 339 Sixth Avenue in Pittsburgh, and in Cleveland at the Metro Bar Association at 1301 East 9th Street.

The event will run from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Delaware law plays a critical role in U.S. corporate and securities law, particularly in today's challenging and changing business environment. Attendees will learn about important Delaware corporate law changes over the past year and the practical impact these changes have had on corporate legal practice. Participants will hear from Delaware corporate law experts, the Delaware judiciary, and academics, who will examine the latest case law and share insights on issues of concern to the corporate securities legal community.

The speakers include J. Travis Laster, vice chancellor, Delaware Court of Chancery;Joseph S. Allerhand, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP; Ann E. Conaway, professor of law, Widener University School of Law; and keynote speaker Robert Kindler, global head of mergers and acquisitions and vice chairman of Morgan Stanley.

For information see CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

To make a reservation, call (800) 260-4PLI or go to www.pli.edu or www.pbi.org.