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ERA: Annual Conference on European Company Law and Corporate Governance 2018


18 Oct 2018 to 19 Oct 2018





Event Description

Trier, 18-19 October 2018


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The aim of this seminar is to inform in depth on the European Commission’s new company law package and to discuss the impact of the Whisteblower Proposal on boardroom deliberations. In this seminar the participants will review how the case law of the CJEU fits with the Commission’s narrative on transfer of seat and conversion.

You will learn about... 

  • the upcoming new Directives on
    company law
  • the impact of Brexit on stakeholders
  • how the Whistleblower Proposal from
    the European Commission could
    impact on corporate governance
  • The latest changes in corporate
    governance in the EU
  • recent case law on surveillance in the
    workplace: the effect on companies

Who should attend? 

Lawyers specialised in company law & corporate governance, M&A lawyers, civil servants from ministries and national authorities.


Online registration and programme


Language: English

Organiser: Academy of European Law (ERA), Maria Todorof

Event number: 218R11



Jens Bormann, President of the German Federal Chamber of Notaries

Tomasz v. Braun, Vice-Rector for International Affairs, Lazarski
University; Founding Partner, G&T BRAUN Partners, Warsaw

Pierre-Henri Conac, Professor of Commercial and Company
Law, University of Luxembourg

Francisco Garcimartin, Professor of Private International Law,
Universidad Autónoma of Madrid

Hans-Jürgen Hellwig, Partner, Hengeler Mueller, Frankfurt; Honorary Professor in European Company Law, University of Heidelberg

Vanessa Knapp OBE, Independent Consultant; Member of the EU Informal Expert Group on Company Law; Chair of the Company Law Committee of the CCBE, London

Bartłomiej Kurcz, Head of Company Law Team, DG Justice, European Commission, Brussels

Dirk Van Gerven, Managing Partner, NautaDutilh, Brussels



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