Ann Miller Nike, VP, Corporate Secretary & Chief Compliance Officer
Adrian Bell Nike, VP, Corporate Governance & Securities Counsel
Melissa Sawyer Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, Partner
Program Level: Intermediate
Duration: 61 minutes
Delivery Date: March 5, 2019
Release Date: October 8, 2019
In this Q&A roundtable session, leaders from Nike’s Corporate Governance team discuss hot issues and best practices relating to public company corporate governance. Presenters discuss the importance of good corporate governance as it relates to board refreshment, composition and structure and provide practical tips for in-house counsel as well as insights into Nike’s corporate governance approach and implementation. This session also addresses the recent developments in director tenure, independence and oversight and the role that the corporate secretary can play in responding to these developments.
At the end of this session, participants will have a better understanding of:
The importance of corporate governance as it relates to board refreshment, composition and structure;
The drivers behind increased focus on board refreshment, composition and structure;
The role of the corporate secretary in promoting board-related corporate governance best practices;
Recent developments in board refreshment, composition and structure; and
Best practices and trends around director independence, tenure and oversight.
This program is currently available for general credit in the following states:
*In Hawaii and New Jersey, we rely on their reciprocity policies pursuant to which our programs are deemed accredited once they are approved in the various reciprocity states where we apply such as California, Illinois, New York, Pennsylvania and Texas.
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VP, Corporate Secretary & Chief Compliance Officer, Nike
VP, Corporate Governance & Securities Counsel, Nike
Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP