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"Yes, It's Time to Update Your Insider Trading Policy"

Thursday, June 9, 2011

2:00 - 3:00 pm, eastern [archive and transcript to follow]

Course Materials: Model Insider Trading Policy & Blackout Period Procedures - Jan/Feb 2011 issue of The Corporate Counsel

With the SEC bringing new types of insider trading cases, it's a good time to revisit your insider trading policy – as well as your insider trading training program for officers, employees and directors. This webcast will provide practical guidance about what you should be doing in this area. Join:

  • Sean Dempsey, former Senior Counsel and Asst. Secretary, Sealed Air
  • Alan Dye, Partner, Hogan Lovells LLP and Editor,
  • Keith Higgins, Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP
  • Isobel Jones, Associate General Counsel, Del Monte Foods
  • Dave Lynn, Editor, and Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP

Among the topics of this program are:

  • What types of changes should you be considering for your insider trading policy – and why?
  • What types of insider trading cases has the SEC Staff brought recently? How do they differ from prior cases – and what does that mean for your insider trading policy?
  • What should you be doing now to train your insiders to ensure you have a sound compliance program?

Cost: As 2011 members of 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 - 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 about a week after the live webcast. We don't apply for CLE for any of our audio webcasts.