The meeting will begin with a 3:30 p.m. check in and networking period followed at 4:00 p.m. by our speaker's presentation, then refreshments and networking from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Registration: This meeting is free of charge. To reserve your seat, send an RSVP email to Annie.Johnson@us.gt.com
Speaker: Michael S. Melbinger, Partner, Winston & Strawn LLP
Mike Melbinger is a partner in Executive Compensation and Employee Benefits Practice of the law firm of Winston & Strawn LLP. Mike is also an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Illinois College of Law and Northwestern University School of Law.
Mike practices exclusively in the area of executive compensation and employee benefit issues for corporations, partnerships, executives, boards of directors and fiduciaries. He also handles the benefits and compensation issues in litigation, bankruptcy, change in control, and public offering situations.
Mike is the author of the CCH treatise Executive Compensation, the American Bankers Association's Compliance Guide to Employee Benefit Trusts, and more than 70 articles on executive compensation and employee benefits topics. He is also on the editorial board of The Corporate Executive, myNQDC.com and Practical Tax Strategies, and writes "Melbinger's Compensation Blog," the oldest and most widely read on the topic, for Compensation Standards.com.
Mike received a B.A. from the University of Notre Dame in 1980 and a J.D. from the University of Illinois College of Law in 1983. He serves on the Board of Visitors of the University of Illinois College of Law.