Washington And Lee Law SchoolPlans Corporate Law Seminar

Wednesday, March 1, 2006 - 01:00

The Washington and Lee University School of Law this month is planning a seminar titled Understanding Corporate Law Through History.

The symposium will take place on Friday, March 24 at the Washington and Lee University School of Law, Lexington, VA.

The conference will include four principal papers by leading scholars working on aspects of corporate legal history. Commenters will come from a range of legal and non-legal disciplines. The conference will conclude with | a roundtable discussion involving distinguished judges and practitionerswho, together with the academic participants, will consider the question: Does history matter? - views from the bench and bar.

Among the speakers will be the Hon. Thomas L. Ambro, U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit; Lyman P.Q. Johnson, professor, Washington and Lee University School of Law; the Hon. Stephen P. Lamb, Delaware Court of Chancery, and the Hon. E. Norman Veasey, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP and formerly Chief Justice, Delaware Supreme Court.

There is no registration fee for the program.

For further information, contact Mr. Johnson at (540) 458-8515 or john sonlp@wlu.edu or David Millon at (540) 458-8993 or millond@wlu.edu.