January 7, 2022

Next Week: Join Us For Three “Can’t Miss” Webcasts!

We’re kicking off 2022 in a big way, with three important webcasts for our members next week (thanks to each & every one of you for renewing)! Not only will these 60-minute programs deliver essential & practical info from “All-Star” lineups – if you attend the live program, you also can make the most of your time by requesting CLE credit. Join us at 2pm Eastern:

– Tuesday, January 11th for the program, “Universal Proxy: Preparing for the New Regime” – Goodwin Proctor’s Sean Donohue, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher’s Eduardo Gallardo, Sidley Austin’s Kai Liekefett and Hogan Lovells’ Tiffany Posil will discuss whether the SEC’s recent adoption of rules mandating the use of universal proxies will change the game when it comes to proxy contests and what companies should do in advance of the August 31, 2022 compliance date. We are making this webcast available as a bonus to members of

– Wednesday, January 12th for the program, “Rule 10b5-1 & Buybacks: Practical Impacts of SEC’s Proposals” – Skadden’s Brian Breheny, Davis Polk’s Ning Chiu, WilmerHale’s Meredith Cross, Broadridge’s Keir Gumbs, and Morrison & Foerster &’s Dave Lynn will be highlighting significant aspects of the SEC’s recent proposals to amend the rules governing insider trading plans and corporate stock repurchases, including what companies can & should do before the SEC finalizes the amendments.

– Thursday, January 13th for the program, “ISS Forecast for the 2022 Proxy Season” – Davis Polk’s Ning Chiu and Gunster’s Bob Lamm will join Marc Goldstein of ISS to provide insight on ISS’s latest policy updates, how companies can help themselves with disclosures, and predictions for the biggest issues we’ll all be grappling with this proxy season.

In addition to these three webcasts next week, we have a number of other great programs lined up across our sites – and even more in the queue. If you’re a member, you are able (and encouraged) to attend programs on the sites you subscribe to, at no charge. If you’re not yet a member, subscribe now! The webcast cost for non-members is $595. If you haven’t done so already, you can renew or sign up by emailing – or call us at 800.737.1271.

To get CLE credit for each of these webcasts, you just need to submit your state and license number for the applicable program, via the link on that webcast flyer page, and complete the prompts during the live program.

John Jenkins