September 13, 2016 04:09 PM
Directors and high-ranking officers of privately and publicly held companies around the globe operate in an extremely difficult and complex business, legal and regulatory environment. A clear understanding of the fundamentals of corporate duties and obligations is important to help directors focus on the right issues and take the right action.
In “Director Liability: Avoiding Risks and Legal Challenges LIVE Webcast,” a course designed by The Knowledge Group for directors, senior management, in-house counsel, risk and compliance officers, and more, Miami partner Aliette DelPozo Rodz will speak about liability trends, personal liabilities, insurance policies and other challenges facing directors and officers. Aliette will delve into how to minimize litigation exposure for directors in Florida; the importance of drafting agreements that eliminate or limit liability for certain breaches of fiduciary duty; new cases and federal laws involving director liability; and sample case applications to issues at bar.
The webcast will take place from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, September 27. For further details, please visit https://theknowledgegroup.org/event-homepage/?event_id=1940.
Aliette DelPozo Rodz is a partner in the Miami office of Shutts & Bowen LLP, where she is a member of the Business Litigation Group and Chair of the Cuba Task Force and the firm’s Diversity Committee. She is also co-chair of the firm’s Focus on Women Group.
Aliette has been recognized by South Florida Business Leaders, is a recipient of the Women Extraordinaire award and a finalist of Businesswomen of the Year, and has received recognition from Outstanding Lawyers of Miami-Dade County. Aliette counsels businesses facing legal challenges to compete in the global economy. She advocates for U.S. and foreign companies and institutions in national and international disputes in court or through alternative resolutions.
The Knowledge Group was established in 2005 with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live format CLE CPE webcasts that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of perspectives.
Today the Knowledge Group produces over 200 webcasts annually for the Legal, Tax, Finance, Risk, Compliance and Human Resources professions. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of important issues affecting businesses in a highly focused format. Many of the courses are eligible for CLE CPE webcasts.
Learn more here.