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Duties of the Hedge Fund General Counsel in the World of Financial Reform

October 4, 2010
Speaker:Leslie M. Kelleher
Program:Duties of the Hedge Fund General Counsel in the World of Financial Reform
Event Sponsor:4th Annual Hedge Fund General Counsel Summit

Date: October 4, 2010

Time:
8:30 A.M.

Location: Harvard Club of New York City

Description: This panel will discuss the following topics.

• Changing definitions to the general counsel role
• The challenge and risks posed by the rise of social media and a digital world
• Creating and maintaining Chinese and Ethical Walls
• Effectively manage the flow of material, non-public information
• Current Issues in hedge fund litigation and governance
• Hedge funds as creditors in bankruptcy
• Practical strategies for implementing new rules applicable to hedge funds
• Fiduciary duties in treatment of hard-to-value assets

Speakers:

Robert D. Ellis
Chief Legal Officer
Plural Investments, LLC

Derek Meisner
General Counsel
Regiment Capital Advisors, L.P.

Trevor W. Swett
Member
Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered

Leslie Kelleher
Member
Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered

William Woolverton
Senior Managing Director and General Counsel
Gottex Fund Management

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