National Institute For WomenCorporate Counsel Slated June 8 & 9

Thursday, April 1, 2004 - 00:00



Northstar Conferences LLC has scheduled its National Institute for Women Corporate Counsel on Tuesday and Wednesday, June 8 and 9 at the Fairmont Hotel in Dallas, TX.


At the Tuesday session, discussion topics will include Reaching the Summit - Women on Boards of Directors; Compensation Trends for Women In-House Counsel; Breakout Sessions Focusing on Intellectual Property, Employment Law and Litigation Skills; Law Partnering, and Doing Business Internationally.


At the Wednesday session, panelists will address issues such as Best Practices: Sarbanes-Oxley Update for the Corporate Counsel; Investigation/Compliance; Communication Styles and Media Tactics for Women; Diversity; Work/Life Balance, and Ethics: Who Is Your Client - Shareholders, Boards of Directors, Corporation?


Serving as co-chairs for the institute are Judith Norris, vice president and senior corporate counsel, Blockbuster, Inc., and Jan Sharry, Haynes and Boone, L.L.P. Speakers will include Cary Broussard, vice president of marketing for women on their way, Wyndham International; Julie Crockett, assistant general counsel, PricewaterhouseCoopers; Barbara Kolsun, senior vice president and general counsel, Kate Spade LLP; Tracey Matura, general counsel, Mercedes Benz USA, LLC; Eileen Simon, senior vice president and assistant general counsel, MasterCard International Inc., and Danette Wineberg, vice president, general counsel and secretary, The Timberland Company.


For more information or to register, call (866) 265-1975 or visit www.northstarconferences.com/MCC.