Sonsini backdating

01-Aug-2017 19:32

He said, "Craig, I can explain to you in two words why Enron happened." And I said, "Okay, Joe, I'll bite. " "Winona Ryder." And so I was curious as to why it might be Winona Ryder.

If you'll recall, Winona Ryder got in a little trouble at Saks Fifth Avenue for shoplifting. Well, first of all, she figured she wouldn't get caught.

Nicki has represented over 20 companies in government investigations and has served as personal counsel to dozens of executives and directors in SEC matters.

Nicki was honored as a "BTI Client Service All-Star" for 2016 and was selected by the 2007-2017 editions of as one of the top securities litigator. Nicki has been at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati since 1985.

And secondly, if she did get caught, she figured because she was famous, she would get off scot-free.

Yet, despite some isolated efforts to hire and retain more female attorneys and promote more women into partnership, little tangible progress has been made to improve the position of women in the profession…

Prior to joining Nixon Peabody, I was an associate with a leading intellectual property law firm in Southern California for over five years.

Maya Blumenfeld 648 Menlo Ave., Suite 6 Menlo Park, CA 94025 C | 650.269.4704 [email protected] Blumenfeld is principal at Blumenfeld Legal and Counsel-in-Residence at the Designer Fund.

In September his name came up again when he was called before a subcommittee of the U. House Energy and Commerce Committee to answer questions about Hewlett-Packard's now infamous board leak investigation.

Rival lawyers and corporate-governance watchdogs then piled on, raising questions about whether Sonsini wore too many hats in the Valley, by investing in clients and serving on their boards.

Yet, despite some isolated efforts to hire and retain more female attorneys and promote more women into partnership, little tangible progress has been made to improve the position of women in the profession…

Prior to joining Nixon Peabody, I was an associate with a leading intellectual property law firm in Southern California for over five years.

Maya Blumenfeld 648 Menlo Ave., Suite 6 Menlo Park, CA 94025 C | 650.269.4704 [email protected] Blumenfeld is principal at Blumenfeld Legal and Counsel-in-Residence at the Designer Fund.

In September his name came up again when he was called before a subcommittee of the U. House Energy and Commerce Committee to answer questions about Hewlett-Packard's now infamous board leak investigation.

Rival lawyers and corporate-governance watchdogs then piled on, raising questions about whether Sonsini wore too many hats in the Valley, by investing in clients and serving on their boards.

You'll find each of these colleagues on the panel to have a piercing intellect, a remarkable ability to articulate, and a wealth of experience in stewarding executive teams in what has become much more of a spotlight position in the executive suite. You've been at this a long time and things have changed. When the Enron house of cards first fell and there was all sorts of discussion about who was to blame, why did it happen, where were the lawyers, I had a conversation with Joe Grundfest at Stanford.