Mayer Brown is proud to be an annual sponsor and lead affiliate of Northwestern Law’s 42nd Annual Ray Garrett Jr. Corporate and Securities Law & 61st Annual Corporate Counsel Institute taking place September 21-23, 2022. This three-day, in-person event combines two of Northwestern University's nationally recognized institutes: the Ray Garrett Jr. Corporate & Securities Law Institute and the Corporate Counsel Institute.

This event will feature topics in corporate and securities law, including M&A, corporate governance, and SEC updates. In addition, the program will include ESG sessions discussing regulatory developments and mock exercises navigating issues in data breach. This programming is relevant for both in-house and firm professionals.

Jennifer Carlson, a partner in Mayer Brown’s Corporate & Securities practice, will participate in the "Public Company Challenges: A Year in the Life" session at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 21. Panelists will discuss:

  • Challenges in oversight and disclosure for new and proposed SEC rules
  • Executive compensation in uncertain and volatile times, including proposed pay-for-performance rules and clawback standards
  • Best practices for counsel to provide guidance to the board and executive leadership

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
375 E. Chicago, Ave.
Thorne Auditorium
Chicago, IL 60611

For additional information, please visit the event website.