Higher Education Symposium
2018 Keynote and Presentations
2018 Keynote Address
Ralph Martin, Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Northeastern University, our keynote speaker, spoke on “Many hats, multiple opportunities: General Counsel in Higher Education.”
2017 Keynote and Presentations
2017 Keynote Address
David Greene, President of Colby College, gave a dynamic and inspiring presentation on his experience leading revitalization efforts in Waterville, ME, and on the south side of Chicago, through his roles at Colby College and University of Chicago respectively.
Recent Developments in 403(b) Plan Excessive Fee Litigation
In 2016, a dozen lawsuits were filed challenging the fees and investment options of retirement plans offered to the employees of several top universities. In this video, Goodwin Partners Jamie Fleckner and Alison Douglass discussed the plaintiff and defense theories and recent developments in these litigations, as well as the risk of additional lawsuits.