Shannon Presents to New York Chapter of National Association of Corporate Directors
Kevin Shannon was a panelist at “Oversight in Hindsight — Managing Director Risks & Liability,” a program hosted by the New York chapter of the National Association of Corporate Directors.
The panel discussion included:
- Warning signs to look for before joining a board
- Recent sources of litigation against directors
- Case law developments regarding director exculpation, indemnification and advancement
- Current trends in D&O insurance
A top-ranked litigator and fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, Shannon practices primarily in the areas of corporate and commercial litigation, including substantial experience in litigating stockholder class, derivative and other actions in the Delaware Court of Chancery. He also has significant experience in litigating and providing advice regarding various proceedings under the Delaware General Corporation Law, such as actions for appraisal, indemnification, and dissolution. He also has been involved in numerous cases involving partnerships, limited partnerships, and limited liability companies, and frequently counsels directors, stockholders, and other parties on their rights and obligations under Delaware law.
For more information about the program, visit NACD New York’s website.