2013 MILLSTEIN GOVERNANCE FORUM
COLUMBIA LAW SCHOOL
June 24-25, 2013
Corporate Governance in the “New Normal”
The Impact of New Patterns of Corporate Ownership
Monday June 24
8:00 AM – 9:15 AM
9:00 AM – 9:15 AM
9:15 AM – 10:30 AM
Do Changing Patterns of Ownership Require Rethinking Corporate Governance Standards and Norms? If so, by Whom?
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
11:00 AM – 12:15 PM
Segmenting Ownership: Revisiting Dual Class Stocks and Extended Holding Periods: Can Dual Class Stock Structures Help Alleviate Short-term Pressures in Favor of Long-term Sustainability?
12:15 PM –2:00 PM
Lunch: Professors Jeffrey Gordon and Rob Jackson Introduce the Ira M. Millstein Center for Global Markets and Corporate Ownership
2:00 PM – 3:15 PM
BREAKOUT SESSIONS I
Shareholder Primacy: Should Corporations be Thinking of More than Profit Maximization for Their Shareholders?
Fiduciary Duties Among Financial Intermediaries: Aligning Stewardship Along the Investment Chain
Do Ratings Agencies Adequately Serve the Current Needs of Investors and Corporations?
3:45 PM – 5:00 PM
BREAKOUT SESSIONS II
Do New Communication Technologies Help or Hinder Boards: Do New Levels of Access by a Plethora of New Owners Improve Decision Making or Increase Noise?
Who should interact with “New” Owners with New Rights? Independent Board Leaders, the CEO, or Others?