"Navigating Corp Fin's Comment Process"

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

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

Course Materials: Rules of the Road for Corp Fin's Review Process - Latham & Watkins
Course Materials: SEC Comment Letter Trends in 2009 - Dave Lynn, Morrison & Foerster


Join a panel of former Senior SEC Staffers as they explain the process by which the SEC Staff issues comments—step-by-step—as well as provide their practical guidance about how to respond. This program will cover both the basics, as well as advanced issues for practitioners to consider. Join:

  • Linda Griggs, Partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • John Huber, Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Dave Lynn, Editor, TheCorporateCounsel.net and Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • Bill Tolbert, Partner, Jenner & Block LLP

Among the topics of this program are:

  • What are the latest trends of comments made by the SEC Staff in SEC filings?
  • What factors make it more likely that a filing will be selected for review by the SEC Staff?
  • What steps should a company take when it receives comments from the Staff?
  • When is it appropriate to ask for an in-person conference with the SEC Staff?

Cost: As 2010 members of TheCorporateCounsel.net are able to attend this critical webcast at no charge. If not yet a member, try a no-risk trial now. The webcast cost for non-members is $595. You can renew or sign up for a no-risk trial online - or by fax or mail via this order form. If you need assistance, send us an email at info@thecorporatecounsel.net - or call us at 925.685.5111.

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What you can do if you can't access the live program: If you have a scheduling conflict or have problems accessing webcasts generally (due to firewalls, etc.), an audio archive of the webcast will be posted immediately after the program - and a text transcript of the program will be posted on TheCorporateCounsel.net about a week after the live webcast. We don't apply for CLE for any of our audio webcasts.