Houston, Texas (PRWEB) September 18, 2013
Longnecker & Associates (“L&A”), a Houston-based executive compensation and corporate governance consultancy, and Vinson & Elkins LLP (“V&E”), one of the world’s leading energy law firms, have joined forces for a special, one-hour presentation on October 1, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM CT. The topic, Executive Compensation and Trends in the Energy Industry: Insights from both Consultants and Attorneys, will address key issues and updates on the impact new regulations and the global economy are having on energy industry executives.
Brent Longnecker, Chairman & CEO of L&A, and David D’Alessandro, Partner at V&E, will incorporate dual perspectives in a dynamic discussion of compensation programs and arrangements currently in favor among directors and executives as well as the latest views of the Internal Revenue Service and Securities and Exchange Commission. In addition, they will address the key issues in executive compensation governance, legislation, and litigation. Other topics will include: ISS and Glass Lewis, preparing for mergers and acquisitions, and cross-border executive compensation issues.
Energy industry leadership and advisors are encouraged to register for the event in Houston. In addition, the program will be broadcast from V&E’s office in Houston to offices in Austin, Dallas, New York, and Washington and it will also available via teleconference / webcast. For more information and to register please click here.
About Longnecker & Associates
Longnecker & Associates is a specialty firm focused on Executive and Employee Compensation for public, private and not-for-profit organizations. The team has the skills, experience, and strategic capabilities to help clients combat the intense scrutiny in today’s highly publicized corporate environment. Since being incorporated in 2003, Independence, Integrity, and Innovation have been the cornerstones of Longnecker & Associates. Such attributes have helped the firm build a distinguished reputation in the compensation and corporate governance arena.
About Vinson & Elkins LLP
Vinson & Elkins lawyers are committed to excellence and steeped in the energy and finance industries, offering clients extensive experience handling transactions, investments, projects, and disputes worldwide. The firm’s deep bench of more than 675 lawyers collaborating across 16 offices allows a multi-disciplinary approach and innovative strategies, whether companies need guidance on complex transactions or litigation. V&E brings competitive strength, insight, and know-how, building on a strong foundation since 1917 that offers clients an adept understanding of the intersection of energy, finance, and the law.