Where is Corporate and Securities Litigation Headed Post-Crisis?

Date and Time:

Monday, April 12, 2010 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Location:

Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice

Details:

The University of San Diego School of Law's new Center for Corporate and Securities Law invites you to a panel discussion titled, "Where is Corporate and Securities Litigation Headed Post-Crisis?" featuring corporate and securities litigation experts:

Panelists will discuss trends in the aftermath of the financial crisis, including the changes in the nature and extent of state court filings in Delaware and the approaches taken in recent federal securities class action lawsuits against major financial institutions.

Panelists

Brian R. Cheffins
S.J. Berwin Professor of Corporate Law, University of Cambridge, Faculty of Law

William S. Lerach
Founder and former partner, Lerach Coughlin Stoia Geller Rudman & Robbins LLP

Frank Partnoy
George E. Barrett Professor of Law and Finance,
University of San Diego School of Law

Reservations

Admission is free of charge, but RSVP is required by phone (619) 260-6848 or e-mail. First-reserved, first-seated. If you wish to have confirmation of your reservation e-mailed to you, please indicate your wish in your reservation request.

MCLE

The University of San Diego School of Law is a State Bar of California Approved MCLE provider and certifies that this activity is approved for one hour of general credit.

Directions & Parking

The panel discussion will take place at the Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice on the University of San Diego campus.

Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice
Peace & Justice Theatre, First Floor
University of San Diego
5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego CA 92110

FROM THE NORTH FROM THE SOUTH FROM THE EAST
> Use I-5 South
> Exit Sea World Dr. &
    Tecolote Rd.
> Proceed left at stoplight
    toward Morena Blvd.
> Turn right on Morena Blvd.
> Left on Napa
> Left on Linda Vista Rd.
> Turn left on Marian Way
    for West Entrance
    to campus
> Use I-5 North
> Exit Morena Blvd.
    (signs will say: Morena
    Blvd. use I-8 East)
> Stay to the right and follow
    signs for Morena Blvd.
> Take the first right onto
    Linda Vista Rd.
> Turn left on Marian Way
    for West Entrance
    to campus
> Use I-8 West
> Exit at Morena Blvd.
> Go right onto
    Linda Vista Rd.
> Turn left on Marian Way
    for West Entrance
    to campus

From all directions, once you enter the west entrance of campus, stop by the Information Kiosk for a complimentary visitor permit, then:

  • Park in the West Parking Stucture to your left after passing the Information Kiosk.
  • Wait for the USD shuttle bus, which stops at the bottom and top of the parking structure every 15-20 minutes OR proceed by foot up the hill to the Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice, which will be the first building on your right side (across from Mother Rosalie Hill Hall)
  • The Peace & Justice Theatre is on the first floor; there will signs to direct you to the theater.
  • Campus Map. Look for building #12 on the map (Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice).

Mass Transit

For attendees wishing to use mass transit, please be advised that schedules and services are limited; consulting schedules in advance is highly recommended. The most convenient hub is the Old Town Transit Center, which is served by bus, the San Diego Trolley, and the Coaster commuter train. The Old Town station is served by USD shuttle buses.
Click here for USD shuttle bus information.
Click here for Old Town Transit Center information
.

Hotel Partner

The University of San Diego’s lodging partner is Bartell Hotels. There is a USD discount for individuals and groups. Visit the Bartell Hotels Web site for more information.

Contact:

Leilani Sharrett
leilanis@sandiego.edu
(619) 260-4208