Prepping for the 2014 Proxy Season

January 23, 2014

Bass, Berry & Sims Seminar
Nashville, Tennessee 

Please join Bass, Berry & Sims and Broc Romanek, Editor of TheCorporateCounsel.net for Prepping For The 2014 Proxy Season. During the first half of the program, Broc Romanek will bring his quarter century of “Inside the Beltway” experience to bear in laying out all the latest from the Securities and Exchange Commission and Washington. In the second half of the program, Broc Romanek will moderate a panel of experienced practitioners who will cover the latest developments that public companies need to know in order to survive the upcoming proxy season, including proxy usability, shareholder proposals, Dodd-Frank Act implementation, proxy advisor oversight, say-on-pay, the pending pay ratio proposal and other hot topics.

Panelists include:

  • Broc Romanek – Editor of TheCorporateCounsel.net 
  • Will Phillips – Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary at Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. 
  • Scott Lynn – Senior Vice President and General Counsel at Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. 
  • Jay Knight – Associate at Bass, Berry & Sims and former Special Counsel at the Securities and Exchange Commission