Keeping Your Boss Off the Pleadings: How to Help Officers, Directors, and Employees Avoid Personal Liability for Business Activities

Hosted By: Association of Corporate Counsel - San Francisco Bay Chapter

Traditionally, the corporate veil shields officers, directors, and employees from personal liability for a company's obligations. But under various laws and doctrines, individuals may unexpectedly find themselves personally exposed for the company's unpaid wages, taxes, intellectual property infringement damages, tort damages for employee retaliation, and other damages. This presentation will examine key IP, employment and tax laws that can trigger such personal liability and will outline best practices that corporate counsel and others can take to prevent such liability.

Please join us for this important discussion, to be followed by a wine and cheese reception.