Thank you to Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
for sponsoring this program.
Contact Judy Ferril, Chapter Administrator, for registration information.
Can Your Board Confidently Avoid Scandal?
The discovery and admission by Volkswagen of its installation of software which caused a vehicle’s emission controls to operate only when being tested unleashed yet another major corporate crisis. Highlighted by this crisis is the critical importance of a high performing governance system and a culture that embraces strong values of ethics and legal compliance.
Our panel will cover:
729 Second Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Registration: 7:00 AM
Breakfast: 7:30 - 8:00 AM
Program/Q&A: 8:00 - 9:30 AM
John StoutPartner, Fredrikson & Byron P.A. (moderator; immediate past Chair, Corporate Governance Committee, Business Law Section, American Bar Association)
Robert E. BostromSenior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Abercrombie & Fitch Co., former General Counsel, Freddie Mac
Charles M. ElsonEdgar S. Woolard, Jr. Chair in Corporate Governance, Director of the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, University of Delaware, Corporate Director
Roland TropePartner, International business attorney, Adjunct Professor, U.S. Military Academy, West Point
E. Chris JohnsonCEO & Co-Founder, Center for Justice, Rights & Dignity, former North American General Counsel of General Motors