Jump to Navigation | Jump to Content
American Bar Association

TeleConference and Live Audio Webcast

Corporate Governance Meets Sustainability

Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Format: Live Webinar
Duration: 90 minutes

The American Bar Association Business Law Section and Center for Professional Development

1:00 PM-2:30 PM Eastern

12:00 PM-1:30 PM Central

11:00 AM-12:30 PM Mountain

10:00 AM-11:30 AM Pacific

Program Description

Boards of Directors are being called upon to address sustainability. Are their advisors up to the task? In this webinar, speakers will provide an overview of today's sustainability landscape and its convergence with corporate governance. Panelists will discuss the key corporate sustainability drivers and the role the Board of Directors has in governance and oversight of sustainability.

Program Faculty

Katayun I. Jaffari (Moderator)
Ballard Spahr LLP
Philadelphia, PA

Nancy S. Cleveland (Moderator)
Principal and Co-Founder
Resonate LLC
Berwyn, PA

Brad A. Molotsky
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Brandywine Realty Trust
Radnor, PA

Leah Seligmann
Director of Sustainability
NRG Energy, Inc.
San Francisco, CA

John Whalen
Blu Skye
San Francisco, CA

CLE Credit

States typically decide whether a program qualifies for MCLE credit in their jurisdiction 4-8 weeks after the program application is submitted. For many live events, credit approval is not received prior to the program.

The ABA applies for and ordinarily receives CLE credit for ABA live webinars and teleconferences in AL, AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DE, GA, GU, HI, IA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MN, MO, MT, NM, NY, NC, ND, OK, OR, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, VI, VT, WA, WI, and WV.

The ABA does not seek direct accreditation of live webinars and teleconferences in FL, ID, KS, ME, NE, NH, NJ, OH, PA, RI, and WY. Some states allow attorneys to earn credit through reciprocity or self-submission. View accreditation information for your state. The ABA will seek credit for this program in the states indicated on this page.

The ABA will seek 1.5 hours of general CLE credit in 60-minute states and 1.8 hours of CLE credit in 50-minute states. Credit hours granted are subject to each state’s approval and credit rounding rules.

New York: This non-transitional CLE program is approved for experienced NY attorneys in accordance with the requirements of the New York State CLE Board for 1.5 New York CLE credits. Newly admitted attorneys may not earn New York credit for this non-transitional CLE program. All attorneys may click here to view additional MCLE information for your jurisdiction

Access for Deaf/Hard of Hearing Attendees

CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation) service provides instant accessibility for the deaf and hard of hearing by delivering the spoken word as a realtime stream of text. CART service for this program is firewall friendly and works in almost any network environment with Internet access, and is compatible with all major web browsers.

Registration Options

- Individual
- Group
- CD-ROM (Pre-Orders)

Phone or Mail:
Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Eastern
Event Code: ceb4gms
Mail Order Form

Join the ABA and Save!

Join the ABA to receive a discount on this and future ABA programs and products. Join the Business Law Section to save even more!


This program is complimentary for Business Law Section Members.
$110 ABA Members
$135 General Public
$95 Each additional registrant at the same location.

Each registrant must log in to the webinar individually to receive credit.
All participants must register for the program.
View our cancellation policy
Apply for scholarship

System Requirements

A current Internet browser, Adobe Flash and high-speed Internet are required to attend this webinar. Apple iOs devices are not officially supported at this time. Test your system now.


Back to Top