Colloquium For Spring-2014

January 27, 2014

Robert C. Baker ‘59, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, National Realty & Development Corp., “A Case Study in the Development of the Target North Haven Shopping Center: Never Forget the Perils of Personal Guarantees, Excessive Leverage, Short-Term Debt and Cross-Collateralization.”

February 3, 2014

Michèle O. Penzer ‘93, Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP, “Creating a Capital Structure and Intercreditor Basics.” 

February 17, 2014

Gregory R. Miller ’93, Managing Director, Greenhill & Co., “Gannett Acquires Belo: Discussion of a ‘Transformational’ Transaction.”

February 24, 2014

Shawn J. Chen ‘95, Global Co-General Counsel for Litigation and Regulatory Enforcement/Legal, HSBC Holdings PLC, “The New Normal: Managing Cross-Border Investigations and Enforcement Proceedings.”

March 3, 2014

Carlos E. Méndez-Peñate ’76, Shareholder and Co-Chair, Latin America & the Caribbean Practice, Akerman Senterfitt LLP, “The Cross Border Practice of Law in Latin America and Other Emerging Markets.”  

March 10, 2014

The Hon. Jack B. Jacobs, Delaware Supreme Court, “A Brief Slog Through the Marshland of Shareholder Ratification.”

March 24, 2014

Leslie N. Silverman ‘73, Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, “Enterprise Restructuring: The What, Why and How of Business Spin-offs.”   

March 31, 2014

Mark Wiedman ’96, Managing Director and Member, Global Executive and Operating Committees, BlackRock, Inc. and Global Head, Ishares, “Entrepreneurship, Big and Small.”

April 7, 2014
Raben/Sullivan & Cromwell Lecture

Andrew W. Lo, Charles E. and Susan T. Harris Professor, Professor of Finance and Director of the Laboratory for Financial Engineering, MIT Sloan School of Management, “Big Data, Big Brother, and Financial Regulation.”

Related Lecture

April 14, 2014

James W. Giddens ‘66, Chair, Corporate Reorganization and Bankruptcy Group, Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP and Liquidation Trustee, Lehman Brothers, Inc. and MF Global, Inc., “Navigating Cross-Border Insolvencies Post-Lehman and MF Global.” 

April 21, 2014

David Dull ‘82, Business Advisor and Corporate Director, and James R. Asperger, Partner and Co-Chair, White Collar and Corporate Investigations Group, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP, “Stock Option Backdating and the Broadcom Saga.”

April 28, 2014

Lesley Friedman Rosenthal, Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Lincoln Center, “Governing Nonprofits: A Case Study at Lincoln Center.”