Finance Law Institute
2014 Finance Law Institute Program and Schedule
Thursday, August 21, 2014 | 9:00am – 12:30pm
Applications for the Finance Law Institute are now closed
All descriptions and speakers subject to change.
9:00am – 10:30am Developments in Global Capital Markets
Speakers will review recent updates in the domestic and international capital markets, including topics such as market adoption and acceptance of certain provisions of the JOBS Act (including scaled disclosure, “testing the waters” and general solicitation) as well as other current trends in the equity and debt markets, followed by a round table discussion with institute participants.
Speakers: Noah Kressler (Associate, Weil), John T. Owen (Partner, Jones Day), Daniel Winterfeldt (Partner, CMS)
10:30am – 10:45 am Break
10:45am – 11:30am Trends in Financial Regulation Enforcement
Speakers: David Meister (Partner, Skadden Arps & Former Director, Division of Enforcement, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission)
11:30am – 12:30pm Counseling Companies in the new Financial Regulatory Environment
Speakers: Beth Ising (Partner, Gibson Dunn), Graham W. McCall (Associate, Skadden Arps & Former Staff Member, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission), Joe Vallo (Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig LLP), Catherine D. Whiting (Senior Counsel, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission)