Turning up the Heat: Board Fiduciary Duty Update


Bank boards of directors arguably have unique fiduciary duties. In this session, the focus will be on recent developments in fiduciary duties for directors of banks and bank holding companies. This topic is particularly important given the present economic cycle, the burgeoning environmental and social governance (or ESG) movement, the recent adoption of CECL, enhanced regulatory focus on credit portfolios, and continuing focus on strategic transactions to enhance shareholder value.

Who Should Attend: Chairman, Director, President, Chief Executive Officer, Counsel

Learning Objectives

  • Explore bank and bank holding company director fiduciary duties along with recent legal and regulatory developments
  • Learn the latest topics in financial institution corporate governance to help directors and senior leadership focus their 2020 governance calendar and initiatives
  • Develop a framework for considering strategic transactions


Shawn Turner
Holland & Knight
Shawn M. Turner is a partner in Holland & Knight’s Denver office and is a member of the firm’s financial services practice group. Shawn advises board of directors and senior management teams of public and private financial institutions across the United States with respect to risk management, corporate governance, capital raising, mergers and acquisitions, activist shareholder, and executive compensation matters. He serves as independent counsel for board committees, and has significant experience interacting with federal and state banking and securities regulators.

Webinar Fees

Pricing For Price Season Pass
Bank Member $195 $0
Bank Nonmember $249 $0
Affiliate Member $195 $0
Affiliate Nonmember $249 $0

Season Pass Members receive 4 individual logins to every webinar

Additional Info

Participants will earn 1.0 CPE credit

Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Program Level: Basic

Delivery Method: Group Internet Based

Refunds and Cancellations: Webinar registrations are non-refundable. If the registrant is unable to attend the designated time and date of the webinar, a playback link and any written materials will be provided within 2 business days following the conclusion of the webinar

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