CLE event: 8th annual SEC briefing

18 JAN 2017
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)

San Diego Marriott Del Mar
11966 El Camino Real
San Diego, CA 92130

Mark your calendars for the 8th Annual SEC Briefing hosted by DLA Piper, Grant Thornton and Barney & Barney. Taking place at the prestigious San Diego Marriot Del Mar, this year's event has been reinvigorated and will feature presentations by engaging professionals from across the country, who will explore the challenges companies may be facing and discuss the tools available for them to address leading issues. 

  • Determine SEC comment letter trends 
  • Report the SEC staff's accounting and financial reporting focus areas
  • Summarize SEC updates – Priorities, Rulemaking & the 2017 Proxy Season 
  • Assess litigation trends impacting directors and officers of private and public companies 
  • Advance our ability to think as Strategic Leaders wrestling with an onslaught of management challenges – defeating competitive threats, resourcing talent, integrating technology, developing financing sources, and supply chain management – by studying battlefield case study from military history. 
  • Brett Beightol, Partner-in-Charge, Grant Thornton
  • Eric Stone, Partner, Grant Thornton
  • Michael Kagnoff, Partner, DLA Piper
  • Larry Nishnick, Partner, DLA Piper 
  • Michele Comtois, Principal, Barney & Barney
  • Michael Keane, Chairman of the Board, Group 42

Please contact Brandon Campbell at +1 949 608 5279 or [email protected]

California: This activity has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of 2.0 hours in the General category. DLA Piper certifies that this activity conforms to the standards for approved education activities prescribed in the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education. 
New York: This nontransitional and transitional continuing legal education program has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 2.0 credit hours, of which 2.0 credit hours can be applied toward the Professional Practice requirement. 
New Jersey: This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 2.4 hours of total CLE credit. Of these, 2.4 qualify as hours of credit toward the General category. 

CPE credit is available for the live format of the program only
Earn: 1.5 CPE Credit
Cost: No charge
Delivery Method: Group-Live
Program Level: Overview
Field of Study: Tax
No prerequisites required
No advanced preparation required

For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints, please contact Melody Burton, Professional Development Department at 312.984.5574.

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