20th Anniversary · 1999 - 2019

Upcoming Events

December 9, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

In Commemoration of John Bogle, Founder, The Vanguard Group

The 2019-2020 Weil, Gotshal & Manges Roundtable is co-sponsored by the Society of Investment Law and also serves as the Twelfth Annual Investment Fund Roundtable.


Panel Discussion I: Index Investing

Panelists: Lucian A. Bebchuk, James Barr Ames Professor of Law, Economics, and Finance and Director, Program on Corporate Governance, Harvard Law School; John Coates, Vice Dean for Finance and Strategic Initiatives, John F. Cogan, Jr. Professor of Law and Economics, and Research Director, Center on the Legal Profession, Harvard Law School; Dorothy S. Lund, Assistant Professor of Law, University of Southern California Gould School of Law; and Edward Rock, Martin Lipton Professor of Law and Director, Institute for Corporate Governance & Finance, New York University School of Law.

Moderator: William A. Birdthistle, Professor of Law, Chicago-Kent College of Law.


Panel Discussion II: Exchange-Traded Funds

Panelists: Henry T. C. Hu '79, Allan Shivers Chair in the Law of Banking and Finance, University of Texas at Austin School of Law; John D. Morley '06, YLS Professor of Law; and George B. Raine '99, Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP.

Moderator: Nancy Liao '05, John R. Raben/Sullivan & Cromwell Executive Director, YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law and YLS Associate Research Scholar in Law.


Lunch Keynote Conversation with Dalia Blass, Director, Division of Investment Management, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and John D. Morley '06, YLS Professor of Law.


Panel Discussion III: The Future of Asset Management

Panelists: Gregory J. Fleming '88, President and Chief Executive Officer, Rockefeller Capital Management; Jasmin Sethi, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Sethi Clarity Advisers; Aron Szapiro, Director of Policy Research, Morningstar, Inc.; and Dirk A. Zetzsche, Professor in Financial Law and ADA Chair in Financial Law and Inclusive Finance, University of Luxembourg. 

Moderator: Roberta Romano '80, YLS Sterling Professor of Law and Director, YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law.

Weil, Gotshal & Manges Roundtable
Registration: SLB Room 122; Roundtable: SLB Room 129
January 27, 2020 - 4:30pm
lecture speaker

Ray Dalio, Founder, Chairman and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Bridgewater Associates.

Winter Lecture
SLB Room 127
February 5, 2020 - 12:15pm

Umar Farooq '00, Managing Director, Head of Digital Treasury Services and Head of Blockchain, Corporate & Investment Bank, JPMorgan Chase & Co. Co-sponsored with Yale Law & Business Society and Career Development Office.

Chirelstein Colloquium
February 13, 2020 - 12:15pm

Michèle O. Penzer '93, Managing Partner, New York Office, Latham & Watkins LLP. Co-sponsored with Yale Law & Business Society, Yale Law Women, and Career Development Office. 

Chirelstein Colloquium
February 13, 2020 - 4:10pm to 5:40pm

David Skeel, S. Samuel Arsht Professor of Corporate Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School. Co-sponsored with the Law, Economics & Organization Workshop. 

Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finance
SLB Room 121
March 30, 2020 - 4:30pm

Joshua D. Rauh, Director of Research, Hoover Institution at Stanford University, and the Ormond Family Professor of Finance, Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Raben/Sullivan & Cromwell Fellow Lecture
Faculty Lounge
April 2, 2020 - 12:15pm

Osamu Watanabe '85, General Counsel, Moelis & Company. Co-sponsored with Yale Law & Business Society and Career Development Office.

Chirelstein Colloquium