March 27 – Meeting Details

illinois-sealPlease join us for our next Task Force meeting to be held in Room 408 at Gleacher Center, 450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive, Chicago, at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27, 2013.  The meeting is expected to adjourn at about 6 p.m.

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The Task Force will hear testimony from Professor Cynthia Williams who will offer her actionable policy recommendations to help position Illinois as the “Delaware of Social Enterprise.”

Professor Williams is a Professor of Law at the University of Illinois College of Law.  Her most recent book, The Embedded Firm: Corporate Governance, Labor and Finance Capitalism (co-edited with Professor Peer Zumbansen), was published by Cambridge University Press in August of 2011 and was featured at the Society for Socio-Economics (SASE) Annual Conference in 2011 at MIT.  She is also the co-author with Professor Gordon Smith of a widely-used casebook, Business Organizations: Cases, Problems and Case Studies (Wolters Kluwer 3d ed. 2012).