William Koenig, NBA
Greg Weinberger L’91, Co-Head of Global M&A, Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC
“Counselor as Entrepreneur or Law as a Dynamic Venture” with Steven M. Cohen, Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel, McAndrews & Forbes Incorporated
Doing Well and Doing Good: The Story of Plum Organics and The New Benefit Corporation Movement Chief Justice Leo Strine, Jr., and Professor Michael Wachter will moderate the discussion. The panelists will cover recent events both on the ground and in the law. There will be a particular focus on the groundbreaking Campbell Soup/Plum Organics transaction that resulted in Plum Organics becoming a Public Benefit Corporation (PBC) and integrating with the Campbell Soup Company. Panelists will include: Neil Grimmer, CEO and Co-Founder of Plum Organics; Ray Liguori, Vice President of Corporate Development at Campbell Soup Company; Keely Stewart, Associate Corporate Counsel at Campbell Soup Company; Bart Houlahan, Co-Founder, B Lab; and Frederick Alexander, Counsel at Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP and Advisor for Legal Policy, B Lab. Open to the public. Reception to follow. This program has been approved for 1.5 substantive law credits for Pennsylvania lawyers. CLE credits may be available in other jurisdictions as well. Attendees seeking CLE credit should bring separate payment in the amount of $30.00 cash or check made payable to The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania.
John Finley, Senior Managing Director & Chief Legal Officer, The Blackstone Group will present on “Blackstone Navigating in a Sea of Regulatory Change.” Open to the public. Reception to follow.
Open to the public. Reception to follow.
Adam Aron, the CEO and Co-Owner of the Philadelphia 76ers, will speak. Open to the public. Reception to follow.
David Perla, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Pangea3 Llc, will speak on “The Cross-Cultural CEO: Growing a Business in a World Without Borders.” Open to the public. Reception to follow. This program has been approved for 1.0 credit hour of substantive law credit for Pennsylvania lawyers. CLE credit may be available in other jurisdictions as well. Attendees seeking CLE credit should bring payment in the amount of $25 cash or check payable to “The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania.