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World Recognition of Distinguished General Counsel: Christian Campbell
General Counsel of Yum! Brands

Thursday, October 16, 2014
8:30 – 10:45 A.M. (8:00 Registration)

Mayer Brown Conference Center, 71 S. Wacker Drive, Chicago

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

Agenda

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 Christian Campbell, General Counsel of Yum! Brands with the leading global honor for General Counsel. Yum! Brands is one of the world’s largest restaurant companies with over 40,000 restaurants in 125 countries and territories. Its brands include KFC, Taco Bell, and Pizza Hut. His address will focus on key issues facing the General Counsel of an international restaurant corporation. The panelists’ additional topics include governance; M&A; food law; franchising; developments in shareholder litigation; and international operations. The transcript of this event will be made available worldwide in electronic copy.

Distinguished Speakers

  • Guest of Honor:
    • Christian “Chris” Campbell, General Counsel, Secretary & Chief Franchise Policy Officer, Yum! Brands
  • Distinguished Panelists:
    • Philip Zeidman, Partner, DLA Piper
    • Steven Steinborn, Partner, Hogan Lovells US LLP
    • Frederick “Fritz” Thomas, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP
    • David Graham, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP
    • Jack Friedman (Moderator), Chairman, Directors Roundtable

Selected Biographies and Materials