Speakers Robert A. Skinner of Ropes & Gray and G. Eric Brunstad Jr. of Dechert LLP
Jones v. Harris Associates set the standard for judicial review of investment advisers’ fees under Section 36(b) of the Investment Company Act.
G. Eric Brunstad Jr. of Dechert LLP who wrote the amicus brief for the Mutual Fund Directors Forum (which focused on the role of directors in the statutory scheme for approving advisory fee agreements)
Robert A. Skinner of Ropes & Gray who argued for Harris in Jones v. Harris Associates
Lively discussion addressed implications for mutual fund litigation, the process by which mutual fund boards review and approve adviser fees.