2016 GENERAL COUNSEL FORUM & COMPLIANCE WORKSHOP

On November 2-3, 2016, NYSE Governance Services hosted the General Counsel Forum and Compliance Workshop, which addressed the legal, governance and risk issues of paramount importance in today’s global economy. Video recordings from the general session panels are available below.

Compliance Workshop

Reality Check: Ensuring Your Compliance Program Really Works

The panel offers lessons learned from several recent high-profile cases and brings forth best practices for ensuring your compliance program is as bulletproof as possible.

Keys to Unlocking Effective Engagement with Your Board

Discussion of how to report timely, transparent, and relevant information to help the board make more informed decisions around risk.

Ethics & Compliance: A Global View

Hear compliance and risk officers discuss the challenges of operating across different regions while keeping ethics and reputation intact.

General Counsel Forum

Keynote: Rick Palmore, Senior Partner, Dentons

Rick Palmore provides insights and lessons learned from his nearly 20 years of experience as a general counsel and public company director.

Cyber Liability: Assessing the Legal Landscape

Hear the latest developments on data security regulations, and determine what is protected by cyber liability insurance policies.

Shareholder Activism: Making a Case for the GC

Learn what guidance general counsel should offer the board when navigating shareholder communication.

Insourcing vs Outsourcing: Evaluating the Rising Cost of Risk Oversight

Learn what organizations should weigh when choosing between inside counsel and a law firm, including financial and risk considerations.

Doing M&A Deals: Strategies to Minimize Deal Risk

Speakers share insights into the risks and risk mitigants that public companies face doing M&A deals.

Embracing Disruption: Keys to Unlocking Value for your Legal Department

Panelists discuss practical ways in which the legal department can drive innovation through creative solutions to fundamental problems and deliver value to the organization.