ACC National Capital Region
Sheraton Tysons Hotel, 8661 Leesburg Pike, Tysons, VirginiaPhone:
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Presented by Alan Fishel and Nick Lawson of Arent Fox LLP and Wendy Sharpe, Paralegal, Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Presented by Paul Howard of Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer; Christiane Lourenco, Senior Paralegal, Alion Science and Technology and Bonnie Lenox, Legal Department Administrator, Harbor Group International, LLC.
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Presented by Bob Gurwin, Chief Counsel, AOL, Inc. and Dana Cizmadia, Compliance Specialist, Brand Protection and Marketing, Office of the General Counsel, Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
Presented by Alan J. Wilson and Libby Ragan of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP.
Maintaining effective corporate governance practices remain critically important to organizations of all sizes. Paralegals make significant contributions to the success of a company’s corporate governance efforts. This session will review recent trends in corporate governance and will discuss the myriad of ways paralegals add value in this regard. Program topics will include:
• What constitutes corporate governance
• Trends in corporate governance
• Hallmarks of good corporate governance
• Key players in an organization’s corporate governance program
• Best practices for paralegals involved in corporate governance functions
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Panelists include Chanel Bradden, Assistant Corporate Secretary, International Subsidiary Governance, Lockheed Martin Corporation and Glen Cunningham, Legal Analyst II, Litigation, E-Discovery, Sprint Corporation. Moderated by Susan Borke, Principal, BorkeWorks.
Speakers listed with descriptions above in the "Overview" section.
Members: $100 for Paralegals of Companies with ACC Members