Trump and the SEC: A New Agenda for Corporate Governance and Enforcement

Events / Thursday, June 22, 2017

BakerHostetler hosted a webinar discussing “Trump and the SEC: What to Expect Regarding Corporate Governance and Enforcement” on June 22, 2017. With the new administration in place, there has been visible pullback on the regulatory side and discussion of private-side activist and institutional pushback. With the focus on individual accountability in the new administration, this webinar will address what corporations and officers should be aware of as it relates to corporate enforcement. Specific topics discussed include:

  • Rule changes driven by the White House and Congress
  • Securities and Exchange Commission direction
  • Private ordering
  • Internal governance
  • The heightened significance of internal control measures and the importance of viable investigative committee
  • Best practices for proactively handling whistleblowers, conducting investigations and defending against civil or criminal actions
  • Robert A. Weible, Partner, Leader of the Securities and Corporate Governance practice teams
  • Suzanne Hanselman, Partner, Corporate Governance practice team
  • John J. Carney, Partner, Co-Leader of White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations practice team
  • Jimmy Fokas, Partner, White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations practice team

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For questions, please contact Kristen Gould, or 216.861.6356.