On June 24, 2021, Ashley spoke on the Significant State Pension Litigation Update, where she and her co-panelists discussed recent notable state pension disputes that matter to pension advocates at the national level. Ashley Dunning was a guest speaker at the National Association of Public Pension Attorneys (NAPPA) 2021 Virtual Legal Education Conference. There has never been a better time for credit, contract, legal and risk professionals to stay informed and connected. These eleven sessions are few, but powerful, focusing on topics you`ve requested, and we have plenty of opportunities to network with industry peers, including receptions and (yes, we brought it back) the Napa Valley Wine Trolley Tour! Those with “more energy” are invited to participate in a morning run as part of the ACEI Wellness Initiative. I look forward to seeing you in Napa! Jay Hoellen, President of the IEC This presentation discusses recent legislative and executive actions taken by U.S. federal agencies in relation to China and the impact of government pension plans on investors. The panel will provide investment advisors and high-profile advisors on legal developments, including the passage of the Hong Kong Autonomy Act and Executive Decree 13959, that restrict investment in Chinese communist military enterprises, and how government pension plans can mitigate sanctions risks associated with existing and future investments exposed to China. NAPPA is a professional legal and educational organization whose purpose is to provide training opportunities and information resources to its member lawyers representing public pension funds. On June 22, 2021, Ashley hosted a session on “Ethics I – Confidentiality”. This interactive program used assumptions to explore the primary task of maintaining customer trust while representing a public system. Ken`s presentation will take place on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. ET.
Partner Kenneth Nunnenkamp will attend the National Association of Public Pension Attorneys` 2021 Virtual Legal Education Conference to participate in a panel titled “Impact and Challenges of China-Related Sanctions for U.S. Investors.” On this page you will find information on the dates of the annual education conference for the coming years. If you`re looking for current educational programs, go to Upcoming Webinars and Conferences. 2024 April 16-19, 2024 Hynes Convention Center Boston, MA Two years ago, like many of you, I was looking forward to seeing the faces of other IEC members in beautiful Napa. It may seem like little has changed in recent years, but in hindsight, we`ve all grown so much. Some may have new titles (including me), live in a new place, or their families may seem different. We`ve changed for the better – and I look forward to meeting you at the IECA 2022 Spring Education Conference in Napa, California. 2025 April 8-11, 2025 Huntington Convention Center Cleveland, OH IECA thanks sponsors for IECA Spring Education 2022 Hannah Ross, Partner at BLB&G, will speak at the 2022 National Association of Public Pension Attorneys (NAPPA) Legal Education Conference on “The Changing Role of Public Pension Funds” in Corporate Governance and Related Litigation. 2023 April 25-28, 2023 Vancouver Convention Center Vancouver, BC CLE Credit: Please visit the event website for detailed information on CLE credit.