DSBA Anniversary Series: The Test of Time: A 30-Year Lookback at Paramount Communications, Inc. v. Time Inc.

On September 26, 2019, Morris Nichols partner Bill Lafferty will moderate the Delaware State Bar Association’s half-day program commemorating the landmark Paramount Communications, Inc. v. Time Inc. litigation 30 years ago in 1989. The panelists will review the key moments in the litigation, their hopes and concerns at the time about the merits... Continue Reading

2019 ABA Business Law Section Annual Meeting

9.12.2019 through 9.14.2019 in Washington, D.C. - Commercial, Corporate Counseling
Tarik J. Haskins, Eric S. Klinger-Wilensky, Patricia O. Vella

The Business Law Section of the American Bar Association hosts its 2019 annual meeting from September 12-14 in Washington, D.C. Many Morris Nichols attorneys are active Business Law Section members and will attend the conference as speakers and committee leaders, sharing insights on mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital,... Continue Reading

2019 DFIN SEC Hot Topics Institute

9.12.2019 in Seattle, WA - Corporate Counseling
Melissa A. DiVincenzo

Donnelley Financial Solutions and the Society for Corporate Governance will host the annual SEC Hot Topics Institute on September 12, 2019 in Seattle, WA. Morris Nichols partner Melissa DiVincenzo will speak on the panel, “Corporate Law Developments.” The panel will discuss: Board oversight obligations Director compensation Appraisal... Continue Reading

ABI 15th Annual Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Workshop

8.1.2019 through 8.3.2019 in Hershey, PA - Business Reorganization & Restructuring
Andrew R. Remming

The American Bankruptcy Institute hosts the 15th Annual Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Workshop from August 1-3, 2019 in Hershey, Pa. On Friday, August 2, Morris Nichols partner Andrew Remming speaks in two sessions on “Industry Trends: What Are We Working on Now/Next?”  A panel will discuss trucking and transportation, post-BAPCPA retail, the... Continue Reading

ALI Executive Compensation 2019: Strategy, Design, and Implementation

6.20.2019 through 6.21.2019 in New York, NY - Corporate Counseling
Andrew M. Johnston

The American Law Institute hosts “Executive Compensation 2019: Strategy, Design, and Implementation” from June 20 to 21, 2019 in New York City. The program focuses on the prospects for use of digital assets as compensation; whether (and when) the SEC is likely to complete its Dodd-Frank Act compensation-related rulemaking, and the growing... Continue Reading

ABA's Trends in Bankruptcy Litigation: A Roundtable Discussion with the Hon. Vincent Papalia and the Hon. Robert E. Gerber

The ABA Section of Litigation Bankruptcy and Insolvency Litigation Committee will host a roundtable discussion on Wednesday, June 12 from 1:00pm-2:00pm EDT. The panel will focus on a number of important issues in recent bankruptcy cases, including Sears and the winning bidder’s settlement with the PBGC, the UCC’s objection to the sale in Sears... Continue Reading

2019 DSBA Hot Topics in Delaware Corporate Law

The Corporation Law Section of the Delaware State Bar Association will host a half-day CLE program on May 23, 2019 in Wilmington, DE.  Morris Nichols partners Melissa DiVincenzo and Jim Honaker serve as panelists and will speak at the program focused on “Updates that Transactional Lawyers and Litigators Need to Know: A View from the Bench and... Continue Reading

2019 NAST Treasury Management Training Symposium

5.21.2019 through 5.24.2019 in Providence, RI - Commercial
Michael Houghton

The National Association of State Treasurers (NAST) and the affiliated National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators (NAUPA) will host the 2019 Treasury Management Training Symposium from May 21-24, 2019 in Providence, RI.  Morris Nichols partner Michael Houghton will speak at the "RUUPA & the States Meeting" from 2:00-4:00 p.m. on... Continue Reading

PLI’s Delaware Law Developments 2019: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know

The Practising Law Institute (PLI) presents Delaware Law Developments 2019: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know live in New York, NY and via webcast on May 9, 2019. The program focuses on key Delaware corporate law developments and their implications on corporate and legal practices. Morris Nichols partners Patricia Vella and Bill Lafferty will... Continue Reading