Corporate Governance Symposium

February 27, 2024
Dechert LLP | Three Bryant Park, 1095 Sixth Avenue, New York, NY 10036

Join us for an insightful event where industry experts will examine on key topics and developing trends in corporate governance. With the guidance of proxy advisors, investment bankers, investors and Dechert lawyers, participants can expect to discuss:

  • The continuing evolution of shareholder activism, including lessons learned from the use of the Universal Proxy Card and trends impacting the 2024 Proxy Season.

  • Regulatory developments and investor perspectives on corporate sustainability, particularly following a year of increasing political, legal and commercial pushback on ESG.
  • Responding to the increasing demands on Boards of Directors and Officers in satisfying their duty of oversight under Caremark and monitoring functional compliance programs.
  • Navigating potential conflicts for management, directors and controlling stockholders, including the use of special committees in corporate transactions.
  • Best practices for drafting board minutes, including navigating attorney-client privilege.


12:00 p.m. - Registration and lunch
12:30 p.m. - Program
  5:30 p.m. - Networking cocktail reception

CLE credits, including Ethics CLE, will be provided during the course of the program. 

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