Verret Participates in Securities Regulation Symposium

Professor J.W. Verret took part in the George A. Leet Symposium 2010-11 on "The Changing World of Securities Regulation" held at Case Western Reserve University School of Law on October 8.

Verret appeared as a panelist in a discussion entitled New Initiatives and spoke on the topic of Defenses to Shareholder Proxy Access.

The symposium's purpose was to discuss actual and proposed changes in Securities and Exchange Commission regulations, including equal proxy access for shareholders and "say on pay;" new disclosure requirements; and the duties of various participants, such as directors, officers, lawyers, and accountants.