Fifteen Tips for Effectively Chairing a Special Committee

    View Author February 2013
    Given the current regulatory environment and the prevalence of litigation challenging all manner of corporate activity, most public company directors will sooner or later find themselves staffing or chairing a Special Committee. This publication, by Squire Sanders partner Frank M. Placenti, notes challenges involved in chairing a Special Committee and provides guidance, concentrating primarily on the work of Special Committees in transactional and investigatory contexts.