Forum Corporate Governance

Forum Corporate Governance organized by Business International

31 March 2010 Grand Visconti Palace, Milano

The Conference, Chaired by Maria Cristina Ungureanu (University of Genoa) analysed the latest financial issues (subprime motgages, junk bonds, corporate scandals), which have raised debates on the efficiency of the Corporate Governance systems and their presumed role as antidote against faults in financial markets, managers’ unjust behaviours and inefficiencies of risk management systems and internal controls. Experts discussed the perspectives for the Italian corporate governance, new structures for executive remuneration, internal control systems and governance models.

Conference programme: Forum Corporate Governance

Maria Cristina Ungureanu also gave a speech about international reforms in Corporate Governance following the financial crisis.

Presentation: MCUngureanu_Forum CG


Academy of European Law (ERA): Annual Conference EU Company Law

Conference organised by the Academy of European Law at their headquarters in Trier

22-23 March 2010, ERA Congress Centre, Metzer Allee 4, Trier, Germany

Conference’s key topics included:

  • the most recent European Commission initiatives in company law;
  • corporate governance and compliance in the current economic context;
  • a review of the experience with the European Company (SE);
  • the state of play of the European Private Company (SPE) statute;
  • the consequences of the Cartesio ruling (C-210/06) as the latest episode in the Centros-Überseering saga;
  • an overview of the EU company law tools available for a transfer of sea

Maria Cristina Ungureanu presentation: MCUngureanu_Presentation ERA

Programme: Academy of European Law_ TRIER (Germany)