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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:
JOSEPH WAYLAND

GENERAL COUNSEL OF ACE GROUP

Wednesday, January 6, 2016, 8:30 – 10:45 A.M. (8:00 Registration)
Mayer Brown Conference Center, 1221 Ave. of the Americas/48th & 49th, New York

There is no fee to attend and continental breakfast will be served.
Two hours of NY CLE credits is 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 Joseph Wayland, General Counsel of ACE Group with the leading global honor for General Counsel. ACE Group is one of the world’s largest multiline property and casualty insurers. His address will focus on key issues facing the General Counsel of an international insurance corporation. The panelists’ additional topics include insurance, mergers & acquisitions; governance; and business litigation. The transcript of this event will be made available worldwide in electronic copy.

Distinguished Speakers

GUEST OF HONOR

Joseph Wayland
Executive Vice President & General Counsel
ACE Limited/ACE Group

DISTINGUISHED PANELISTS

Donald Hawthorne
Partner, Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP

Edward Best
Partner, Mayer Brown LLP

Elizabeth Sacksteder
Partner, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Jack Friedman (Moderator)
Chairman, Directors Roundtable

 

 

 

 

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