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The Directors Roundtable Invites You to Attend a Program
For Boards of Directors and Their Advisors

WORLD RECOGNITION OF DISTINGUISHED GENERAL COUNSEL:
HONORING BRIAN CADWALLADER

& THE LAW DEPARTMENT OF JOHNSON CONTROLS

Friday, October 21, 2016, 8:30 – 10:45 A.M. (8:00 Registration)
Foley & Lardner Conference Center, 777 East Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee

There is no fee to attend and continental breakfast will be served.
Two hours of both Wisconsin and Illinois CLE credits are pending.

Agenda

General Counsel are more important than ever in history.  Boards of Directors look increasingly to the General Counsel for guidance relating to financial and business strategy, compliance, and integrity of corporate operations, among many other matters.  In recognition of the achievements of our distinguished Guest of Honor and his colleagues, we are presenting Brian Cadwallader and the Law Department of Johnson Controls with the leading global honor for General Counsel and Law Departments.  Johnson Controls is a global technology and industrial leader serving customers in more than 150 countries.  Mr. Cadwallader’s address will focus on key issues arising from complex corporate transactions.  The panelists’ additional topics include mergers & acquisitions; governance; and ethics. The transcript of this event will be made available worldwide in electronic copy.

Distinguished Speakers

GUEST OF HONOR
Brian Cadwallader
Vice President, Secretary & General Counsel
Johnson Controls (2014 – 2016)

DISTINGUISHED PANELISTS
Patrick Quick
Beth Boland

Partners, Foley & Lardner LLP

Andrew Brownstein
David Lam
Partners, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

Jack Friedman (Moderator)
Chairman, Directors Roundtable

 

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