Financial Recovery and VP Debate

October 2, 2008
Hosted by Squire Patton Boggs

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Episode Description

Darryl Nirenberg, deputy chairman of the public policy group at Patton Boggs LLP, and Mike Dino, CEO of the Denver 2008 Host Committee for the Democratic National Committee, will preview the vice presidential debate and other election issues. Micah Green, the former president of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association, and former Texas Congressman Chris Bell, examine Congress' second attempt to pass a financial rescue package this week. Attorneys Kathryn Hambrick and Courtney Nowell will discuss the role private equity and sovereign wealth funds are playing in the global financial marketplace. With nearly one in five U.S. residents claiming at least one disability and mounting concern over genetic testing, workplace discrimination is emerging as a top policy and legal issue for corporate America. Doug Mishkin, an employment law attorney, and Rebecca Fisher, an expert on medical genetic policy, lead a conversation on the topic.

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