The CLS Center on Corporate Governance will sponsor a conference on the role of gatekeepers on September 29, 2006.
"GATEKEEPERS TODAY: THE PROFESSIONS AFTER THE REFORMS" Columbia Law School September 29, 2006
This conference, sponsored by the Center on Corporate Governance, will examine the current status of, and issues facing, the major professions serving investors: accounting, law, and securities analysts. The impact of Sarbanes-Oxley and other reforms will be assessed and debated. Law professors and practitioners from around the country have been invited to participate.
Columbia Law School, founded in 1858, stands at the forefront of legal education and of the law in a global society. Columbia Law School combines traditional strengths in corporate law and financial regulation, international and comparative law, property, contracts, constitutional law, and administrative law with pioneering work in intellectual property, digital technology, tax law and policy, national security, human rights, sexuality and gender, and environmental law.