The Fordham Corporate Law Center, in conjunction with KStone Partners, hosted a public forum on whether financial reporting by the federal government comports with Constitutional requirements. In what was perhaps the first public conference on this topic, distinguished panelists discussed the federal government’s actual expenditures, its current financial reporting, its historic choices about financial reporting, questions surrounding [...]
This career-focused series introduces students to a variety of distinguished alumni and friends of the law school. Students explore business and legal specialties, network with established professionals, and engage in invigorating conversation over an informal lunch. September 13, 2011 Douglas Lankler Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer Pfizer, Inc. “Corporate Ethics & Compliance: The [...]
Please find the transcript to the lecture here. On October 27, 2011, Commissioner Troy A. Paredes of the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission, delivered the Corporate Law Center’s Twelfth Annual A.A. Sommer, Jr. Lecture on Corporate, Securities and Financial Law. The title of his lecture was “The Philosophy and Practice of Disclosure.”
On October 18, 2011, Fordham welcomed Rory Cutaia, Executive Director of Corinthian Capital, back to campus. Mr. Cutaia gave a thought-provoking lecture on his vision of law school as a training ground for entrepreneurs, and more broadly, about how despite the tenuous economic climate we are faced with, entrepreneurs have an opportunity like never before [...]
On June 1, 2011, the Corporate Law Center sponsored a panel discussion on “The Looming Problems of The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.” Panelists included Michael V. Campbell, Carl Felsenfeld, and David L. Glass. Corporate Law Center – The Looming Problems of The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection from Fordham Law School on Vimeo.
On November 15, 2010, Columbia Law Professor John C. Coffee, Jr. and Fordham Law Professor Richard Squire spoke at Fordham Law School about the recent Dodd-Frank legislation in a program entitled “Financial Reform Legislation: There Ought to be a Law, But is This It?” For more information about the event, please visit the Fordham Law [...]