PLI Presents Understanding Securities Laws

Tuesday, September 1, 2009 - 00:00

The Practising Law Institute will offer a two-day comprehensive program focused on the topical issues in securities law on Thursday and Friday, September 10 and 11, from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. both days.

The location of the seminars will be the PLI's New York Center, 810 Seventh Avenue at 53rd Street.

In today's current financial environment it is critical for all attorneys to pay attention to developments in securities law.Participants will gain an essential understanding of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and related SEC regulations as well as up-to-the-minute basic underpinnings and interplay of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Security Exchange Act of 1934.The emphasis of the program will be both on the substance of these acts and their rules, which will enable participants to better solve practical problems arising in this field.

Join experts from the SEC and experienced lawyers for this presentation.Speakers will include David K. Boston, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP; Steve Burwell, director and counsel, Deutsche Bank; Gene A. Capello, assistant general counsel and assistant secretary, Pfizer Inc; Marjorie E. Gross, deputy superintendent and general counsel, New York State Banking Department; Anthony J. Horan, corporate secretary, JP Morgan Chase & Co; and Jonathan A. Ingram, deputy chief counsel, Division of Corporation Finance, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

For information about available CLE credits and fees, visit CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

To register, call (800) 260-4PLI or go to