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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:
JAMES SAVINA
GENERAL COUNSEL OF KRAFT HEINZ

Wednesday, March 30, 2016, 8:30 – 10:45 A.M. (8:00 Registration)
Jenner & Block Conference Center, 353 N. Clark Street, 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 James Savina, General Counsel of Kraft Heinz with the leading global honor for General Counsel. His address will focus on key issues facing the General Counsel of an international food corporation. The panelists’ additional topics include labor & employment; food industry regulation; M&A; managing risk with derivatives; and complex business litigation. The transcript of this event will be made available worldwide in electronic copy.

Distinguished Speakers

GUEST OF HONOR
James Savina

Senior Vice President, General Counsel
& Corporate Secretary, The Kraft Heinz Company

DISTINGUISHED PANELISTS
Jonathan Katz
Partner, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Gary Kushner
Partner, Hogan Lovells LLP

Dean Panos
Partner, Jenner & Block LLP

Brian Jorgensen
Partner, Jones Day

Jamie Cain
Partner, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

Jack Friedman (Moderator)
Chairman, Directors Roundtable

 

 

 

 

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