The Institute for Corporate Counsel is the premier Los Angeles conference for in-house and outside counsel and those who advise them. The Institute brings together over 500 professionals annually, including in-house counsel, outside attorneys, corporate officers and directors, accountants, consultants, compliance officers, financial planners, HR professionals, investors, librarians, legal technology specialists, litigation support professionals, public relations professionals, and legal assistants.
The day-long Institute focuses on the intersection of law, business and politics. The Institute provides a venue for our panelists and participants to better understand Los Angeles' evolving business environment, as well as best practices and changes in the law which can impact business operations. The Institute provides current information, legal guidelines, and practical advice which can be immediately put into practice in an in-house legal department or a law firm. The 2016 Institute will provide meaningful opportunities to interact with in-house counsel, including a luncheon, networking refreshment breaks and hosted cocktail reception. CE units for lawyers and accountants will be available.
Planning is currently underway for the 2016 Institute. Featured speakers include California Supreme Court Justice Leondra Kruger, Kevin Demoff (Los Angeles Rams) and Cameron Kerry (Sidley Austin, former General Counsel and Acting Secretary of the United States Department of Commerce). The former Solicitor Generals from the administrations of Presidents George W. Bush and Obama will provide an overview of developments at the U.S. Supreme Court along with USC Gould Professor Rebecca Brown. USC political commentator Dan Schnur will lead a post mortem on the 2016 Presidental Election with Los Angeles Times Senior Editor Cathleen Decker and Rick Jacobs, L.A.'s Executive Vice Mayor. The General Counsel from CBRE Global Investors, the LA Clippers, Playboy Enterprises and the former General Counsel of Dole Food Company will provide insights, and many more business leaders and top in house and outside lawyers will keep you up to date on changes in the laws and other developments!
For the complete programming for the 2016 Institute, click here.
The Institute for Corporate Counsel® (the "ICC") is a 501(c)(3) organization that operates in collaboration with USC Gould School of Law and the Los Angeles County Bar Association's Corporate Law Departments Section. The ICC's Board of Governors includes members chosen by USC Gould and the Corporate Law Departments Section, as well as at-large selections. When planning the annual Institute, the ICC's Board of Governors relies on the valuable input of the ICC's Advisory Board regarding prospective speakers and topics and on the ICC's Emeriti Governors as a source of historic perspective. A list of the Advisory Board members is available by clicking here, and a list of Emeriti Governors is available by clicking here.
Sponsorship of the 2016 Institute for Corporate Counsel includes up to twelve tickets to the Institute morning and lunch sessions (depending upon sponsorship level chosen) and unlimited tickets to the afternoon sessions and reception. It also includes publicity and other benefits, depending on the level of sponsorship chosen. Click here for more information about how to sponsor the 2016 Institute.
Individual tickets can also be purchased by clicking here.