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Defending Rule 30(b)(6) Corporate Depositions: Responding to Deposition Notices, Selecting and Preparing Witnesses
September 26 (in 5 days)

Environmental Insurance Coverage Under CGL, Property and D&O Policies for NRD, CERCLA, RCRA, OPA and Other Claims
September 26 (in 5 days)

Blockchain and IP: Navigating Emerging Issues
September 26 (in 5 days)

Preserving Evidence in Trucking Injury Cases: Motor Carrier Certificates, Engine Control Module Data and More
September 26 (in 5 days)

Directors & Officers Liability Insurance: Key Coverage Issues for Corporate Executives
September 26 (in 5 days)

Litigation Holds in Employment Lawsuits: Creating an Early and Effective Plan for Collecting and Preserving ESI
September 26 (in 5 days)

ERISA 403(b) Plan Litigation: New Frontier in Retirement Fund Litigation
September 26 (in 5 days)

Section 336(e) Elections: Tax Basis Step Up Through Deemed Asset Sale Treatment
September 26 (in 5 days)

Form 6198 At-Risk Limitations: IRC 465 Calculations, Grouping, Elections and Schedules
September 26 (in 5 days)

Using Delaware Statutory Trusts in Real Estate Investments: Opportunities and Legal Risks
September 27 (in 6 days)

Factor Presence Nexus for State and Local Taxes: Meeting the Challenges of Developing State Standards
September 27 (in 6 days)

Structuring Telemedicine Agreements for Healthcare Organizations, Physician Groups and Telemedicine Practitioners
September 27 (in 6 days)

Structuring Direct Lending Funds: Open-Ended vs. Private Equity/Closed-Ended Style Structures; Valuation; Tax and ERISA; Regulatory Considerations
September 27 (in 6 days)

Floating Terms in Vendor Contracts: Cloud Services, Software Licenses and Telecommunications Agreements
September 27 (in 6 days)

Tax Reporting of IRA Beneficiary Trusts: Conduit vs. Accumulation and RMD Calculations
September 27 (in 6 days)

False Claims Act Litigation: Proof, Defenses, Individual Liability, and More
September 27 (in 6 days)

Structuring Trust Protector Provisions: Powers & Duties, Trustee Oversight, Tax and Fiduciary Risks
September 27 (in 6 days)

Real Estate Mezzanine and A/B Loans: Structuring and Enforcing Intercreditor and Co-Lender Agreements
September 28 (in 7 days)

Negotiating IP Rights in Industry Sponsored Research Agreements
September 28 (in 7 days)

DOL Fiduciary Rule: Impact on Retirement Plan Sponsors, Plan Advisers and Service Providers
September 28 (in 7 days)

Offers of Judgment in Employment Litigation After Campbell-Ewald and Fulton Dental
September 28 (in 7 days)

Evaluating Key Intercreditor Arrangements: First Lien/Second Lien, Split Collateral, Senior/Mezzanine, Unitranche
September 28 (in 7 days)

M&A 2017 Delaware Update: Standard of Deal Review, Appraisal Rights, D&O Fiduciary Duties
September 28 (in 7 days)

Representing Closely Held Entities: Conflicts of Interest and Fiduciary Duty to a Company and its Principals
September 28 (in 7 days)

2017 Changes to AIA Contract Documents: What Construction Lawyers Need to Know
September 28 (in 7 days)

Sampling Strategies in Sales Tax Audits: Selecting an Appropriate Methodology and Negotiating With Auditors
October 3 (in 12 days)

Section 363 Sales in Oil & Gas Bankruptcies: Purchasing Oil & Gas Assets
October 3 (in 12 days)

Natural Resource Damages Assessment: Valuing and Contesting NRD Injury and Damages
October 3 (in 12 days)

Digital Coin Offerings: New SEC Guidance on Registration of Blockchain Tokens as Securities
October 3 (in 12 days)

FCPA in M&A Transactions: Investigations, Post-Acquisition Diligence and Integration
October 3 (in 12 days)

Corporate Board Meeting Minutes, Agendas and Other Written Records: Governance Best Practices
October 3 (in 12 days)

New Section 514(c) Fractions Rule Guidance for Exempt Orgs: Avoiding UBTI in Real Estate Partnership Investments
October 3 (in 12 days)

Trusts Serving as Grantors to Other Trusts: Drafting Multi-Trust Structures for Optimal Tax Results
October 3 (in 12 days)

Gain on Sales of U.S. Partnership Interests by Foreign Partners After Grecian Magnesite v. Commissioner
October 3 (in 12 days)

Allocating Risk in Real Estate Leases: Contractual Indemnities, Additional Insured Endorsements and Waivers of Subrogation
October 4 (in 13 days)

Proving Damages for Breach of Covenants Not to Compete or Solicit, Confidentiality, and Fiduciary Duty
October 4 (in 13 days)

U.S. Partnerships With Foreign Partners: Navigating Withholding, Informational Reporting and Payment Requirements
October 4 (in 13 days)

Healthcare, Blockchain and Smart Contracts: Emerging Issues for Healthcare Counsel
October 4 (in 13 days)

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Claims in Auto Accident Cases
October 4 (in 13 days)

Individual Foreign Tax Credit: Advanced-Level Calculations and Planning
October 5

Leveraging New Market Tax Credits to Finance Community Development: Latest Regs, Guidance and Legal Developments
October 5

Design Patents: Meeting Obviousness and Novelty Requirements
October 5

Insurance Requirement Provisions in Technology Contracts: Mitigating Risk, Maximizing Coverage
October 5

Class Certification and Article III Standing After Spokeo: One Year Later
October 5

IC-DISC Strategies Update: Commissions, Complex Computations, IRS Audit Risks, Tax Savings Tactics
October 5

SEC’s Pay Ratio Disclosure Rule for CEO and Median Employee Compensation
October 10

UCC Foreclosures: Overcoming Obstacles to the Sale, Evaluating Receivership and Bankruptcy Alternatives
October 10

Combating Plaintiffs' Reptilian Tactics in Commercial Vehicle, Premises Liability, Products Liability and Med Mal Cases
October 10

Patent Asset Transfers: Tax Implications of Patent Sale, License, Cost Share Arrangement, Contribution
October 10

Functionality in Trademark Prosecution and Litigation
October 10

Form 1120-F Reporting for Foreign Corporations: Filing Obligations Under IRS Scrutiny
October 10

Managing Environmental Risks in Mergers, Acquisitions, Spin-Offs and Reorganizations
October 10

Antitrust Challenges to Most Favored Nation and Competitor Parity Clauses in the U.S. and Europe
October 11

M&A Engagement Letters: Strategies for Buyers, Sellers, Investment Banks and Their Counsel
October 11

Employment Litigation Pretrial Motions to Dismiss, to Limit Discovery, and Motions in Limine
October 11

Real Estate Joint Ventures: Waterfall Structures, Developer Promote, IRR Lookback, Clawback and Catchup
October 11

Deadlock-Breaking Mechanisms in LLCs: Avoiding Litigation and Dissolution When Members and Managers Fail to Agree
October 11

Discretionary Trust Distributions From Corpus or Income: Avoiding Beneficiary Challenges and Adverse Tax Consequences
October 11

Section 754 Elections on Form 1065: Making Valid Elections, Seeking Relief For Missed or Invalid Elections
October 11

Patent Term Adjustments and Extensions: Leveraging Recent Decisions and USPTO Rules
October 12

Strategic Use of Amicus Briefs in Appellate Advocacy
October 12

Risk Allocation in Healthcare Mergers and Acquisitions
October 12

Structuring Financeable Ground Leases and Leasehold Mortgages
October 12

Pros and Cons of Bank Holding Companies: Determining Whether a Bank Holding Company Structure Makes Sense for Your Bank
October 12

Hybrid FLSA Collective Actions and State Wage and Hour Class Actions
October 12

Open Source Software: Guidance for Corporate and Technology Counsel on Mitigating Legal and Security Risks
October 12

Drafting Indemnification and Hold Harmless Provisions in Commercial Contracts
October 17

Opting Out of PFIC Tax-and-Interest Treatment: Making QEF Elections on Form 8621 Part II
October 17

Colossus and Other Insurance Adjustment Software: Maximizing Auto Accident Claim Settlement Offers
October 17

Mastering Form 990 Schedule A: Protecting Public Charity Status, IRC 590 Public Support Test Calculations and Reporting
October 17

Energy Industry and Blockchain: New Applications and Issues for Counsel
October 17

Off-Label Promotions: Product Liability Risks, Regulatory Enforcement and Healthcare Fraud Exposure
October 17

UCC Security Interests in Payment Intangibles: Intercompany Loans, Debt Obligations and "Promissory Notes"
October 17

Robo-Advisers to Retirement Plans: ERISA Fiduciary Duties and Prohibited Transactions; SEC Guidance and Compliance
October 17

IRC 751 "Hot Asset" Treatment: New Rules for Calculating Ordinary Income Recharacterization
October 17

Structuring Physician Timeshare Arrangements: Leveraging the Stark Exception, Navigating the Limitations
October 18

EEOC Systemic Discrimination Investigations and Litigation: Avoiding, Defending and Conciliating Charges
October 18

Insurance Bad Faith Claims Arising From the Investigation of Coverage Claims
October 18

Elder Care: Eligibility Requirements for Section 8 Housing Choice Program for Seniors and Disabled Clients
October 18

Third-Party Attorney-Client Privilege Waiver Exceptions: Kovel, Common Interest and Functional Equivalent Doctrines
October 18

M&A Deal Closings: Managing Documentation Requirements, Avoiding Pitfalls
October 18

Municipal Management of Cellphone Towers, DAS and Small Cell Deployments
October 19

Structuring REIT Credit Facilities: Loan Terms, Financial Covenants, Commitment Letters, MAC Provisions and More
October 19

Multistate Partnerships: Navigating Various State Taxation Rules of Corporate Partners
October 19

Drafting Severance and Confidentiality Agreements Amid Continued SEC, EEOC and NLRB Scrutiny
October 24

Substance Use Treatment: Revised Part 2 Regulations Compliance
October 24

Structuring Programmatic Real Estate Joint Ventures: Structures, Deal Sharing and Exclusivity, Pooling Variations
October 24

Investment Advisers and the Custody Rule: New SEC Guidance and Actions to Take Now
October 24

CERCLA Statute of Limitations and Preemption: Latest Developments in Superfund and Environmental Litigation
October 24

Enforceability of ERISA Class Action Waivers and Mandatory Arbitration Agreements
October 24

Multistate Tax Treatment of Multi-Tier Partnerships: Navigating State Rules For Nonresident Tiered Pass-Through Entities
October 24

Form 5471 Substantial Compliance Rules: New IRS International Practice Unit Guidance
October 24

Personal Injury Settlement and Release Agreements: Confidentiality, Tax Liability, Indemnity and Other Complex Issues
October 25

Negotiating Private Equity M&A Key Deal Terms
October 25

Class Claims Against Retailers: Deceptive Pricing, False Advertising, Privacy, Gift Card Compliance
October 25

First-Party Property and Business Interruption Coverage After Hurricanes Harvey and Irma
October 25

Drafting Website and Mobile App Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and IP Protections
October 25

Qualified Personal Residence Trusts: Benefits and Risks, Trust Provisions, and Use in Cross-Border Estate Planning
October 25

Structuring and Negotiating Executive Compensation Packages: Addressing Pay, Severance, Restrictive Covenants, and More
October 26

Employment Litigation and Claim Settlements: Tax Withholding and Reporting Implications for Employers
October 26

Structuring Financial Covenants, EBITDA, and Events of Default to Maximize Borrower Protection and Lender Remedies
October 26

Securing Social Media Admissions: Investigative Strategies, Spoliation Warnings, Use of Subpoenas to Obtain Evidence
October 26

Sales & Use Tax for Cloud Computing, Software, Apps, and Other Digital Products and Services
October 26

Allocating Operating Expenses in Commercial Real Estate Leases: Negotiating Strategies for Landlords and Tenants
October 26

Drug Substance Patents: FDA Guidance, Protecting Composition-of-Matter Patents, Drafting Solid Form Claims
October 26

Intent to Use Trademark Applications: Pros and Cons, Demonstrating ITU, Converting to Actual Use
October 26

Corporate Restructuring of Subsidiaries: Mechanics of Dissolution or Merger Into a Parent or Affiliate
October 26

Form 8854 Exit Tax Calculations and Reporting: Minimizing the IRC 877A Expatriation Tax
October 26

Overtime Pay Claims for After-Hours Use of Electronic Devices: Avoiding and Defending Litigation
October 31

Environmental Litigation: Piercing the Corporate Veil, Alter Ego and Successor Liability
October 31

Energy Industry Concerns After Natural Disasters
October 31

ASU 2016-02: New FASB Lease Accounting Standards for Financial Statements
October 31

Maintaining Partner Capital Account Balances: Preparing Workpapers, Documenting Allocations and Corrections
October 31

Performance and Termination Decisions Under the FMLA and ADA
November 1

Non-Recourse Carve Outs, Bad-Boy Guaranties, and Personal Liability: Latest Developments
November 1

M&A Post-Closing Disputes: Minimizing and Resolving Disputes Over Working Capital Adjustments and Earnouts
November 1

Insurance Coverage for Class Action Claims: Recovery for Indemnity and Defense Costs
November 1

Responding to Trademark Office Actions: Assessing Response Alternatives and Persuading the Examiner
November 1

Structuring 1031 Like-Kind Exchanges: Preserving Tax-Deferred Treatment for Real Estate Sales Transactions
November 2

Legal Opinions for Article 9 Security Interests: Navigating the Complexities and Avoiding Liability
November 2

Contract Management: Tools for Improving the Process Within Organizations
November 2

Enforceability of Intercreditor Agreements in Bankruptcy: Maximizing Recovery for First and Second Lienholders
November 7

Private Equity Transactions in Healthcare: Stark, AKS and Other Compliance Challenges
November 8

Leveraging USPTO Examiner Count System: Efficiently Prosecuting Patents, Lowering Prosecution Costs
November 9

Overcoming §103 Rejections for Biotech and Chemical Patents: Recent Decisions and USPTO Guidance
November 16

Phase-Out of LIBOR: Impact on Floating Rate Loans and Derivatives; Implementing Alternative Reference Rates
November 16

Financing Multi-Family Housing: Structuring the Low Income House Tax Credit and Tax-Exempt Bonds
November 21

Telemedicine Requirements for Licensing, Scope of Practice and Reimbursement
November 21

U.S.-Israeli Estate Tax Planning for Dual Citizens
November 21

340B Contract Pharmacy Arrangements: What Does the Future Hold?
November 29

Leveraging Design Patents to Protect Graphical User Interfaces
November 30

Structuring Healthcare Co-Location Arrangements: Legal and Regulatory Requirements
December 13

Midstream Executory Contracts in Bankruptcy After Sabine
December 30

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Featured Faculty

Friedberg, Stephen

Stephen E. Friedberg

Member, Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo

Mr. Friedberg is engaged in the general practice of commercial real estate law, both nationally and locally, including complex leasing transactions; office leasing; shopping center, office and commercial building development; construction and redevelopment; sales, acquisitions and financings of large multiproperty groupings; complex financial restructurings for developers and other property owners; and the acquisition and disposition of oil and gas properties. Mr. Friedberg has lectured on various issues concerning office leasing, shopping centers and telecommunications.