Chicago partner Howard Levine presented at the National Center for Employee Ownership’s “Is an ESOP Right for You? An In-Depth Look at Employee Stock Ownership Plans” conference on October 26 in Santa Fe. The conference addressed all aspects of ESOPs for business owners considering the adoption of an ESOP for their company. Howard presented on “ESOP Fiduciary Issues” at the one-and-a-half-day seminar. Other topics included valuation and financing, legal issues and plan design, issues for selling shareholders, and communication and ownership culture.