PLI To Present The Latest Trends In Corporate Governance And Best Practices

Monday, September 1, 2008 - 01:00

The Sixth Annual Directors' Institute on Corporate Governance will cover the most recent corporate governance trends and best practices. Sponsored by the PLI, it will be held at the PLI Center, 810 Seventh Avenue at 53rd Street (21st floor), New York City on Monday, September 22 from 9 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.

The program will be chaired by Ira M. Millstein, senior associate dean for corporate governance, Yale School of Management and Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP.The co-chairs will be Kayla J. Gillan, chief administrative officer, RiskMetrics Group, Inc., Holly J. Gregory, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP and Richard H. Koppes, Jones Day.

Given current market conditions, including the recent credit market crisis and its fallout, it is imperative that every corporate director and their advisors keep up-to-date with corporate governance developments.Attendees will hear from experts, fellow directors, government oversight officials, corporate counsel and academics who will share their perspectives and insights on the most recent issues, challenges and practical solutions.

Included on the agenda are discussions of best practices in executive compensation, a review of the hot issues this proxy season, director elections, new trends in director/shareholder communication, board composition and leadership, and board oversight.

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To register, call (800) 260-4754 or visit