LegalMinds/NASDAQ Securities & Capital Market Series

LegalMinds.TV Launches Weekly Securities & Capital Markets Interview Series from the Studios of the NASDAQ MarketSite

January 12, 2011 (New York, NY) — LegalMinds.TV has announced the launch of a weekly series of video interviews filmed at the broadcast studio of the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square. The “LegalMinds/NASDAQ Securities & Capital Market Series” will feature timely interviews with legal experts on topics relevant to the management and boards of directors of public companies, the investment community and companies interesting in accessing the capital markets.

“We’re excited to be partnering with NASDAQ,” says Bruce Colwin, President & CEO of LegalMinds Media LLC, which produces LegalMinds.TV. “In addition to providing a world-class broadcast operation in the capital of the world’s financial market, they recognize the information the legal minds we interview provide is vital not only to the integrity of public companies, but essential to their growth and success as well.”

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Upcoming interviews explore topics such as hybrid financing, maximizing the use of a shelf, the impact of intellectual property litigation on valuations, share repurchase consideration, and the challenges and opportunities for Chinese companies accessing the US capital markets. Kicking off the series will be David Lynn, Co-chair of Morrison & Foersters’ Public Companies and Securities Practice and former Chief Counsel of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Mr. Lynn will be discussing “say on pay” and other matters of that are likely to have an impact in the current proxy season.

Ed Knight, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Regulatory Officer of NASDAQ OMX Group Inc., says, “The legal profession plays a significant role in every aspect of our exchange operations. Given the importance of ensuring a transparent regulatory environment while providing leading corporate government practices for NASDAQ-listed companies, we are delighted to partner with LegalMinds, which is focused on educating the legal community on core practices and industry developments.”

The interviews are featured on the LegalMinds.TV website ( and will also soon be accessible on [email protected] ( In addition, the full-length interviews will be published in LegalMinds digital magazine (

Content production and distribution is sponsored by the participating firms.  For additional information, please contact Bruce Colwin at 800-452-9150 or email  For details on other LegalMinds Thought Leadership programs, go to