News and Highlights from the Weinberg Center:
The Weinberg Center announces that it has published a new brochure, which focuses on its mission and related activities.
- For a copy of the pdf version of the Brochure, click HERE
- To view an interactive version of the brochure, click HERE
Weinberg Center visit to the Delaware Supreme Court in Dover
Members of the Weinberg Center staff and the Center’s student interns had the opportunity to visit the Delaware Supreme Court in Dover. It was an interesting day observing and listening to various oral arguments. The Weinberg Center would like to thank The Honorable Karen Valihura, Justice of the Delaware Supreme Court, and clerks at the Court for arranging the Center’s visit.
“Save the Dates"
November 18 -19, 2015
Delaware Law Issues Update Conference
(Watch this space - More details to follow)
F. William McNabb, John L. Weinberg Distinguished Speaker - October 2014
The Center hosted F. William McNabb III, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Vanguard, one of the world's largest investment companies, as the John L. Weinberg Distinguished Series speaker for the Fall of 2014.
Weinberg Center –Thought Leader on Board Composition
Ann C. Mulé, Associate Director, and Charles M. Elson, Director, of the Weinberg Center, published an article about the importance of independent director industry expertise on a public company board and the dangers of a “management knowledge-captured board.” Ms. Mulé and/or Professor Elson have been speaking on this topic and the broader topic of board composition at various venues, including: PwC/Weinberg Center webcast; RRD Donnelley Proxy Statement Interactive Seminar; TIAA-CREF Board of Trustees Retreat, Corporate Governance Committee meeing; 2015 ISS Annual Conference; ABA Business Law Section Annual Meeting, Corporate Governance Committee; 2014 NACD Board Leadership Conference; The Conference Board's Global Corporate Governance Research Center's Corporate/Investor Summit; 2014 Citadel Directors Institute; and ABA Business Law Section Spring 2014 Meeting.