Current Issues in Corporate Governance

Current Issues in Corporate Governance

Professor Jesse Fried
Fall 2017 seminar
T 5:00pm - 7:00pm in WCC Room 5052
2 classroom credits

Prerequisite: Admission to this seminar is by permission of the instructor. Students should send a short statement of their background and interest in corporate finance and corporate governance (including undergraduate major, relevant pre-HLS work experience, and courses taken in law school) to Professor Fried (jfried@law.harvard.edu) and his assistant Sam Learner (slearner@law.harvard.edu). Decisions will be made on a rolling basis, so applications should be submitted as soon as possible.

Exam Type: No Exam

This seminar focuses on current topics in the corporate governance of the widely-held U.S. firms. Most of the sessions will feature leading attorneys and other distinguished practitioners discussing cases, transactions, and current policy issues in corporate governance.

Subject Areas: Business Organization, Commercial Law, and Finance