American Law Institute

Corporate Governance Standards
and
Capital Market Competitiveness

European Corporate Governance Institute
9th October 2007
Securities and Exchange Commission
Washington DC

A free all-day conference co-sponsored by the American Law Institute and the European Corporate Governance Institute
List of those who attended
Hdeel Abdelhady
Associate Attorney, Fulbright & Jaworski
Kitty Ablaza
Corporate Paralegal, McDermott Will & Emery LLP
Hadi Aboukhater
Business Development Manager, Belmont Partners, LLC
Reena Aggarwal
Professor, Georgetown University
Walker Allen
General Counsel, Elementis plc
Carolyn Anderson
Attorney at Law, Zimmerman Reed, PLLP
Kelly Babson
Associate, Nixon Peabody LLP
Karthik Balakrishnan
PhD Student, New York University
Brad Barnes
Chief Operating Officer, Belmont Partners, LLC
Marco Becht
Executive Director, ECGI
Christina Beharry
Policy Analyst, Industry Canada
Pierre Berger
President, IBR-IRE
Carter Bishop
Professor of Law, Suffolk University Law School
Antonio Borges
Vice Chairman, Goldman Sachs International
Philip Braginsky
Counsel, Sills Cummis
Kathleen Brown
Attorney, Law Office of Kathleen Brown, P.C.
Hans-Martin Buhlmann
CEO, VIP association of institutonal shareholders
Ethan Burger
Adjunct Professor , Georgetown University Law Center
James Burk
Partner, Burk & Reedy, LLP
Ilana Buschkin
Attorney, Williams & Connolly LLP
Jay Cai
Assistant Professor, Drexel University
Donald Calvin
Chairman, National Stock Exchange
Michael Campbell
Counsel, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Marilyn Cane
Professor of Law, Nova Southeastern University Law
Stephen Canner
Vice President, US Couincil for International Business
Elena Cappella
Deputy Director, American Law Institute
Kathleen Cerveny
Partner, Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP
Jaewon Chang
LL.M. Candidate, American University, Washington College of Law
Meg Charles
Deputy General Counsel, Orange Business Services
Rhian Chilcott
Head of Washington Office, The CBI
Hye Won Choi
Vice President and Associate General Counsel, Corporate Governance, TIAA-CREF
Andrew Clearfield
President, Investment Initiatives
John Coffee
Adolf A. Berle Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
Ann Conaway
Professor of Law, Widener University School of Law
Roberta Cooper Ramo
Shareholder, Modrall, Sperling, Roehl, Harris & Sisk, PA
Christopher Cox
Chairman, Securities and Exchange Commission
William Cunningham
Social Investing Advisor, Creative Investment Research, Inc.
Alky Danikas
Lecturer, Saint Peter's College
Protiti Dastidar
Asst. Professor, George Washington University
Christian Day
Professor of Law, Syracuse University College of Law
Morris DeFeo
Partner, Crowell & Moring LLP
Pierluigi Dellavalle
Member of the Board of Directors, International Foundation of Study on Economics, Law and Society
Pierre Delsaux
Director, European Commission
Kathleen DeRose
Partner, Hagin Investment Management
David Devlin
Immediate Past President, FEE - The European Federation of Accountants
Pasquale Di Benedetta
Lawyer, The World Bank Group
Deanne Dissinger
Associate Deputy Director, The American Law Institute
Patricia Dolan
Partner, Nixon Peabody LLP
Peter Ehrenhaft
Senior Counsel, Harkins Cunningham, LLP
Ernie Englander
Professor, George Washington University
Beatrice Engstrom-Bondy
Senior Advisor, Investor AB
Luca Enriques
Commissioner, Commissione Nazionale per le Societa e la Borsa
Roland Escher
Lead Research Analyst, RiskMetrics Group/ISS
Deborah Eskinazi
Legal consultant, The World Bank
Maru Etta-Nkwelle
Assistant Professor, Howard University
Wendell Faria
Of Counsel , Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP
Eilis Ferran
Professor of Company and Securities Law , University of Cambridge Law Faculty
Edward Fleischman
Senior Counsel, Linklaters LLP
Christopher Flood
Attorney, Aviation Law Experts LLC
Sandrine Forgeron
Meeting Planner, The American Law Institute
Richard Freeth
Partner, Winget, Spadafora & Schwartzberg, LLP
Jacob Frenkel
Partner, Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker P.A.
Eric Froman
Attorney, Sullivan & Cromwell
Barbara George
Professor, Business Law, California State University, Long Beach
Thomas Gillespie III
Technology Transfer Associate, J. Craig Venter Institute
William Gillett
President, RiverStone Resources LLC
Ronald Gilson
Marc & Eva Stern Professor of Law and Business, Columbia University School of Law
Enrico Giordano
Lawyer, Chiomenti Studio Legale
Albert S. Golbert
Lawyer, Golbert & Associates
Christopher Goldberg
Associate, The McGraw-Hill Companies
Harvey Goldschmid
Dwight Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
Leo Goldschmidt
Director, ECGI
Jeremy Grant
US Financial Correspondent, Financial Times
Michael Gray
Acct Mgmt Team Lead, RiskMetrics Group
Scott Greenburg
Attorney-Partner, K&L Gates
Juile Gresham
Assistant Comptroller Pension Investment & Cash Management, New York State Common Retirement Fund
Katherine Guthrie
Assistant Professor, College of William and Mary
Drew Hambly
AVP, Moody's Investor Service
Duc Hee Han
LL.M. Candidate 2008, The George Washington University Law School
James J. Hanks, Jr.
Partner, Venable LLP
Alain Hannouche
Student, George Washington University
Kirsten Hedberg
Attorney, Zimmerman Reed, PLLP
Catherine Hickey
Analyst, IFC
Robert Holcomb
Associate, Hunton & Williams LLP
Derrick Howard
Attorney, Law Office of Derrick Howard
George Jabbour
Professor/Director, GWU
Howell E. Jackson
James S. Reid, Jr. Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
Fianna Jesover
Senior Policy Analyst, OECD
Guy Jubb
Head Of Corporate Governance, Standard Life Investments
Robert Keatinge
Visiting Assistant Professor, Suffolk University School of Law
William Kelso
Assistant General Counsel, Host Hotels & Resorts
Coleen Kirby
Manager, Policy Section, Corporations Canada
Petya Koeva Brooks
Senior Economist , IMF
Alex Kogan
Associate General Counsel, The NASDAQ Stock Market
Rakhi Kumar
Corporate Governance Advisor, Institute of International Finance
Jennifer Lachman
Editor, Financial Times Deutschland
David Lahire
Manager, CGQ Ratings , RiskMetrics Group/Institutional Shareholder Services
Paul Laux
Professor of Finance, University of Delaware
Kenneth Lazarus
Attorney, Lazarus & Associates
Eric Lewis
Partner, Baach Robinson & Lewis PLLC
Lance Liebman
William S. Beinecke Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
Mana Livardjani
Secretary General designate, European Confederation of Directors' Associations
Edith Lohman
Vice President, Director of Research, MacKenzie Partners, Inc.
D. Mara Lowenstein
General Counsel & Vice President, Intesa Sanpaolo S.p.A.
William Luckman
Director of Business Development, Belmont Partners, LLC
Lisa Lui
Senior Counsel, World Bank
Isaac Lustgarten
Partner, McDermott Will & Emery
Rita Maltez
Lawyer, Abreu Advogados
Jennifer Marietta-Westberg
Economic Fellow, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Cristina Marine
Associate Professor, University of Maryland University College
Regina Markey
Principal, Markey Law Office
Etelvina Martinez
Research Analyst, ISS
Graham Mather
President, European Policy Forum
Albert Matricciani
Judge, Circuit Court for Baltimore City
Kim McGuire
Attorney, Attorney
Lucas Medeiros
Research Analyst, Institutional Shareholder Services
Erik Mell
International Research Editor, Institutional Shareholder Services
James Mercurio
Lawyer, Self-employed
Isabelle Meunier
Manager, IBR-IRE
Joseph Meuse
Managing Director, Belmont Partners, LLC
Jeremy Miller
ECGI Publications and Website, ECGI
Christine Miller
Membership & Administration, ECGI
Subodh Mishra
Managing Editor, Institutional Shareholder Services
Claudius Modesti
Director, Div. of Enforcement & Investigations, Public Company Accounting Oversight Board
Stacie Morales
Director, KPMG LLP
Karen Morris
Partner, Morris and Morris LLC
Amy Morris
Senior Vice President, Brown Brothers Harriman
Alexandre Mota Pinto
assistant professor-Lawyer, Faculty of Law Coimbra
Mary Mullaney
Attorney, Pa. Bar
Fred Murray
Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University
Scott Museles
Attorney, Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A.
Matthew Natonick
Team Lead Account Management, ISS
Bridget Neill
Special Advisor to Chairman, PCAOB
Amanda Neyhard
Research Analyst, Institutional Shareholder Services
Romain C Ngassaki
Independent Consultant, Nat-Africa Consulting
Martin Nussbaum
Partner, Dechert LLP
Ramon Olivares
Research Analyst, Risk Metrics Group
Matthew Orsagh
Senior Policy Analyst, CFA Institute Centre for Financial Market Integrity
Kosmas Papadopoulos
Analyst, RiskMetrics
Henry Pass
Lawyer, Law offices of Henry Ian Pass
Annette Petow
Research Assistant, Clifford Chance LLP
Irving Pollack
Of Counsel, Fulbright & Jaworski LLP
Ksenia Portnoy
Associate , Lowenstein Sandler PC
Omyra Ramsingh
Senior Attorney, GAO
Stacy Redding
Managing Partner, ILS Consulting LLC
Stacy Redding
Managing Partner, ILS Consulting LLC
Goran Riegnell
Senior Partner, Kreab
Dolores Rinke
Professor of (International) Accounting, Purdue University Calumet
Christian Rivera
Student, HMHS
Matthew Roberts
Corporate Governance Research Analyst, RiskMetrics Group
Minerva Rodriguez
Ratings Analyst, Riskmetrics/ISS Governance Unit
Ailsa Roell
Professor, School of International & Public Affairs, Columbia University
Victor Rubino
President, PLI
Mark Saltzburg
Attorney, Squire Sanders
Georgia Sambunaris
Senior Financial Markets Specialist, USAID
Paul Sarbanes
U.S. Senator (retired), U.S. Senate (retired)
Mark Sargent
Dean, Villanova Law School
Ira Schochet
Partner, Labaton Sucharow, LLP.
David Schraa
Director, Regulatory Affairs Department, Institute of International Finance
Dennis Scott
Assistant General Counsel & Director Corporate Compliance, USEC Inc.
Yelena Sergeyev
International Custom Analyst, ISS
Paolo Domenico Sfameni
Professor, Universita L. Bocconi
Anne Simpson
Executive Director, International Corporate Governance Network
Neil Sitron
Associate, Crowell & Moring LLP
Maureen Sladek
Senior Counsel, IBM
Tatyana Sokolyk
Assistant Professor, University of Wyoming
Eugene Spiro
Senior Projects Officer, Global Corporate Governance Forum
Rex Staples
General Counsel, North American Securities Administrators Association
Marina Stefou
PhD Researcher, ECGTN
Marcy Stein
Assistant General Counsel, MAXjet Airways, Inc.
Lesley Stephenson
Contributing Editor, ECGI
Fenner Stewart
Ph.D. Candidate, Osgoode Hall Law School
Laurence Storch
Attorney, Fulbright & Jaworski, LLP
Rene Stulz
Everett D. Reese Chair of Banking and Monetary Economics, Ohio State University
Krishnamurthy Subramanian
Assistant Professor of Finance, Emory University
David Szafran
Secretary General, IBR-IRE
Vicki Tang
Professor , Georgetown University
Jennifer Tetefsky
Marketing Director, Labaton Sucharow, LLP
Meagan Thompson-Mann
Consultant, MCTM Governance
Matteo Tonello
Senior Research Associate, The Conference Board Governance Center
Michael Traynor
Senior Counsel, Cooley Godward Kronish LLP
Maria-Cristina Ungureanu
Economist, Researcher ECGTN, University of Genoa, Italy
Bart van Beurden
Director Corperate Governance, Ernst & Young
Raynald Vermoesen
Member of the Board, IBR-IRE
Michael Vogele
Director, IVOX Europe
Edward Waitzer
Partner, Stikeman Elliott LLP
Robert Walker
Stewardship Services Manager - Europe, Governance for Owners LLP
Lesley Walker
Associate Counsel, NASAA
Beth Wang
Chief Compliance Officer MassMutual International, MassMutual Financial Group
Paul Wanner
Director, Governance Ratings, RiskMetrics Group/Institutional Shareholder Services
Richard Wayne
Director Emeritus, Sandia National Laboratory
Lesly Weber
Legislative Assistant, Oldaker Biden & Belair, LLP
Rohan Williamson
Professor of Finance, Georgetown University
Arthur Wilson
Associate Professor, George Washington University
Jaap Winter
Partner, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
Eddy Wymeersch
Chairman, Committee of European Securities Regulators (CESR)
Fei Xie
Assistant Professor of Finance, George Mason University
JaeHoon Yoo
Senior Securities Market Specialist, The World Bank
Jeehye You
Law student, George Washington University Law School
Rachelle Younglai
Reporter, Reuters News Agency
Luigi Zingales
Robert C. McCormack Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance, University of Chicago Graduate School of Business

The ALI and the ECGI are grateful for support for the 2007 Conference from
 
The European Commission