The Directors Roundtable Invites You to Attend a Program
For Boards of Directors and Their Advisors
Friday, September 30, 2016, 8:30 – 10:45 A.M. (8:00 Registration)
Fish & Richardson Conference Center, One Marina Park Drive, Boston
There is no fee to attend and continental breakfast will be served.
General Counsel are more important than ever in history. Boards of Directors look increasingly to them to enhance financial and business strategy, compliance, and integrity of corporate operations. In recognition of our distinguished Guest of Honor’s personal accomplishments in his career and his leadership in the profession, we are honoring Cornelis “Kees” van Ophem, General Counsel of Fresenius Medical Care with the leading global honor for General Counsel. Fresenius Medical Care is a leading global provider of vertically integrated solutions, including products and services for people with chronic kidney failure and other chronic diseases. His address will focus on key issues facing the General Counsel of a global medical products and services corporation with a dual stock exchange listing at NYSE and the DAX in Frankfurt. The panelists’ additional topics include business & regulatory globalization; intellectual property; trade & commerce; and mergers & acquisitions. The transcript of this event will be made available worldwide in electronic copy.
GUEST OF HONOR
Cornelis “Kees” van Ophem
Executive Vice President & Global General Counsel
Fresenius Medical Care
Dr. Ulf Wauschkuhn
Partner, Baker & McKenzie
Joseph “Joe” Andrew
Global Chairman, Dentons
Principal, Fish & Richardson
Partner, Linklaters LLP
Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Jack Friedman (Moderator)
Chairman, Directors Roundtable
Rick Williams, Partner, Newport Board Group, LLC
will make introductory remarks.