Colloquium For Spring-2007

February 5, 2007

John Hueston ‘91, Former Lead Prosecutor of the Enron Task Force and Partner, Irell & Manella LLP, “Behind the Scenes of the Enron Investigation and Trial: Creating the Conviction Moments from the Rubble of Corporate Governance Failure.”

February 12, 2007

Herbert S. Wander ‘60, Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP and Co-Chair SEC Advisory Committee on Smaller Public Companies, “Reflections on the SEC Advisory Committee on Smaller Public Companies.”

February 19, 2007
Raben/Sullivan & Cromwell Lecture

Bengt Holmstrom, Paul A. Samuelson Professor, Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, “Corporate Governance in Context.”

Related Lecture

February 26, 2007

Marshall S. Huebner ‘93, Partner, Davis Polk & Wardwell, “Bankruptcy Makes Strange Bedfellows: The Termination of Delta’s Pilot Pension Plan.”

March 5, 2007

Eric S. Robinson ‘83, Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz and Mitchell Presser ‘89, Managing Director, Fox Paine, LLC, “The Increasing Role of Private Equity in the M&A Environment.”

March 12, 2007

Alan U. Schwartz ‘56, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig, “The Other Side of The Practice.” 

March 26, 2007

David M. Crowe ‘80, President, Rockfish Realty LLC and ret. Managing Director, Lehman Brothers, “International Tax Arbitrage.”

April 2, 2007

Eric Beckman ‘94, Partner/Managing Director in the Private Debt Group, Ares Management LLC, “Introduction to Leveraged Finance.”

April 9, 2007

George J. Schutzer ‘80, Partner, Patton Boggs LLP, “Use of Public Policy Advocacy to Protect and Expand Use of a Business Product: The Story of College Savings Bank and the CollegeSure® CD.” 

April 16, 2007

Boris Feldman ‘80, Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, “The Derivative Lawsuit Scandal: How to Fix a Broken System.”

April 23, 2007
Winter Lecture

Daniel Fischel, Professor of Law & Business, Northwestern University School of Law, “Markets and Scandals: Enron and Beyond.”

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April 30, 2007

Paul T. Friedman ‘80, Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP, “The Perfect Payday: Current Regulatory and Legal Issues Surrounding Stock Option Backdating Investigations.”

May 7, 2007

Siri S. Marshall ‘74, Senior Vice-President, General Counsel & Secretary, General Mills, “Corporate Ethics: What, Why and How.”