Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 | 8:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
The University of Texas School of Law
On Sept. 26, 2014, distinguished speakers from around the world will gather in Austin at the symposium associated with the Massey Prize. All symposium events will be held at The University of Texas School of Law. Breakfast and lunch will be provided, and a reception will follow the final roundtable discussion. Reserve your space at this free event by clicking on the "Register to Attend" button above.
The Massey Prize for Research in Law, Innovation, and Capital Markets was established in 2009 at The University of Texas School of Law through a generous gift from alumnus John H. Massey and his wife, Elizabeth. This international prize is awarded to the scholarly book, article or body of work that has made a significant contribution to the understanding of law, innovation, and capital markets.
Professor Robert C. Clark, on corporate governance
Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor and, from 1989-2003, Dean of Harvard Law School
Professor Henry T. C. Hu, on financial innovation
Allan Shivers Chair in the Law of Banking and Finance, The University of Texas School of Law
There will also be roundtable discussions on (1) corporate and securities issues; (2) financial institutions, financial products (such as derivatives), and systemic risk; and (3) cross-border issues involving bank regulators and resolution authorities, and will feature the following panelists:
Mr. and Mrs. John H. Massey are the Founding Donors of the Massey Prize for Research in Law, Innovation, and Financial Markets. John H. Massey has spent his professional life as a successful investor and executive, and is currently the Chairman of the Neuberger Berman Private Equity Funds Committee and a member of the Co-Investment Partners Investment Committee. Mr. Massey is a Trustee and the President of The University of Texas Law School Foundation and a Trustee of The University of Texas Foundation. Elizabeth Shatto Massey has long been active as a community volunteer, is the immediate past chair of UT’s Development Board, and co-chaired the highly successful university-wide $3 billion Campaign for Texas.
For more information or if you have questions, please contact The University of Texas School of Law Office of Alumni Relations and Development at 512-232-1118, or visit us online at www.utexas.edu/law/alumni.