"Dissecting the Quarterly Earnings Process"

Thursday, January 10, 2013

2:00 - 2:45 pm, eastern [archive and transcript to follow]

Recently, there have been a large number of earning release snafus - some highly publicized, some not. Get a refresher on some of the basics, as well as hear these experts talk about what companies are doing these days in practice. As well as what you should be doing to protect yourself from mistakes and leaks.

Join our experts:

  • Ginny Fogg, General Counsel, Norfolk Southern
  • Robert Lindsey, Senior Securities Counsel, Dell
  • Dave Lynn, Editor, TheCorporateCounsel.net, Partner, Morrison & Forester LLP and former Chief Counsel, SEC's Division of Corporation Finance
  • Eileen McCarthy, Director & Corporate Counsel, JetBlue Airways
  • Ron Mueller, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Among the topics of this program are:

  • How to ensure your draft earnings release doesn't get leaked
  • How to comply with Regulation FD when issuing your earnings release
  • How to prepare for the quarterly earnings conference call, including preparing your officers for tough questions raised during a call
  • What should be considered when rethinking whether to continue to issue guidance
  • How to monitor social media for what is happening before, during and after your earnings call

 

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