Please join Elliott Greenleaf, P.C. and the Philadelphia Chapter of the National Association of Corporate Directors (“NACD”) on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 for our first-ever event in Delaware.
In a “fireside chat” format, Rafael X. Zahralddin-Aravena of Elliott Greenleaf, P.C. and a NACD Board Governance Fellow, will interview former Chief Justice Myron T. Steele of the Supreme Court of Delaware on key issues in corporate governance. This is a complimentary event sponsored by Elliott Greenleaf, P.C.
Chief Justice Steele and Mr. Zahralddin-Aravena will discuss the effects of recent Delaware legal opinions on fiduciary duties and corporate governance litigation, including the demise of “disclosure only” settlements, duties owed by directors to creditors, protections for independent directors, and fiduciary duties cases involving cyber security.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Greenville Country Club
201 Owls Nest Road
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. – Cocktails and Networking
6:30 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. – Program
7:15 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Networking
This is a special event open to all NACD Members, and only those non-members who are currently serving on a board.
Please click here if you would like to register for this event.
About our Speakers:
Myron. T. Steele is a Former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Delaware. He is currently a partner at Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP in Wilmington, Delaware. Previously, he served as a Judge of the Superior Court and a Vice Chancellor of the Delaware Court of Chancery after eighteen years in private litigation practice. Chief Justice Steele serves as Adjunct Professor of Law at University of Pennsylvania Law School, University of Virginia Law School and Pepperdine University Law School.
Rafael X. Zahralddin-Aravena is a Director, Shareholder and Commercial Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice Chair for Elliott Greenleaf, P.C. He has offices in the firm’s Wilmington and Philadelphia locations. He concentrates his practice in the areas of complex commercial litigation, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, unclaimed property, compliance, cyber and privacy law, and international commercial and trade law. He was a 2015 LCLD Fellow and currently is a NACD Board Governance Fellow.