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Real Estate Joint Ventures: Waterfall Structures, Developer Promote, IRR Lookback, Clawback and Catchup — August 6

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Accounting For Income Tax: Beyond the Basics of ASC 740
July 28 (in about 16 hours)

Private Equity M&A Key Deal Terms: Reverse Break Fees, Seller Remedies, Post-Closing Indemnity
July 29 (in 1 day)

Clearing Title for Defects Due to Easements, Encroachments and Survey/Boundary Disputes
July 29 (in 1 day)

Bankruptcy Credit Bidding Post Fisker: Strategies for Protecting a Credit Bid or Making For Cause Challenges
July 29 (in 1 day)

Leveraging Prior Unemployment, Workers' Comp and EEOC Administrative Determinations in Employment Litigation
July 29 (in 1 day)

Allocating Defense Costs Among Multiple Insurers and Between Covered and Uncovered Claims
July 29 (in 1 day)

Pharmaceutical Waste Management: Compliance for Hospitals, Pharmacies, and Other Healthcare Facilities
July 30 (in 3 days)

Advanced Issues for Patent Claim Construction: Leveraging Recent Court Guidance
July 30 (in 3 days)

Unitranches Structures and Enforceability of AALs Including Insights from RadioShack Bankruptcy Court
July 30 (in 3 days)

Mastering Charitable Contribution Deduction Rules and Completing Form 8283
July 30 (in 3 days)

Litigating Closely Held Business Disputes: Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Breach of Contract and Shareholder Oppression
August 4 (in 8 days)

Developing and Protecting Trade Dress: Leveraging Trademark Law to Protect the Look and Feel of Product Design
August 4 (in 8 days)

Negotiating Technology Multi-Sourcing Arrangements: Strategies for Customer and Vendor Counsel
August 4 (in 8 days)

Asset Sale vs. Stock Sale: Tax Considerations, Advanced Drafting and Structuring Techniques for Tax Counsel
August 4 (in 8 days)

European VAT for Cloud Computing, Software, Apps, and Other Digital Products and Services: Mastering 2015 Rules
August 4 (in 8 days)

Allocating CERCLA Liability: Divisibility or Section 113 Equitable Contribution
August 5 (in 9 days)

Wrap Insurance for Construction Projects
August 5 (in 9 days)

Using Expert Witnesses in Bad Faith and Coverage Litigation
August 5 (in 9 days)

FLSA Administrative and Executive Exemptions: Avoiding, Auditing and Correcting Misclassifications
August 5 (in 9 days)

Acquisition Financing Trends for Private Equity Sponsors and Strategic Buyers: Commitment Letters, Documentation and More
August 5 (in 9 days)

Medicaid Estate Recovery Planning Techniques: Mitigating States' Practices to Enforce Recovery Rights
August 6 (in 10 days)

Maximizing Patent Prosecution Opportunities in Europe: Tactics for Counsel When Drafting U.S.-Origin Applications
August 6 (in 10 days)

340B Compliance: Overcoming Challenges With Diversion, Duplicate Discounts, and Orphan Drug Restrictions
August 6 (in 10 days)

Rendering Structured Finance Opinions of Counsel: Substantive Consolidation, Authority to File Bankruptcy and More
August 6 (in 10 days)

401(k) Fee Litigation After Tibble v. Edison Int'l: Navigating the Continuing Duty to Monitor Plan Investments
August 6 (in 10 days)

Real Estate Joint Ventures: Waterfall Structures, Developer Promote, IRR Lookback, Clawback and Catchup
August 6 (in 10 days)

NING and DING Trusts in Estate Planning: Designing ING Trusts to Avoid State Income Tax and Protect Assets
August 11

Rendering Third-Party Legal Opinions on LLC Status, Power, Action, Enforceability and Membership Interests
August 11

Commercial Loan Guaranties: Drafting and Enforcing Corporate and Personal Guaranties and Non-Recourse Carve-Outs
August 11

Representing Bankruptcy Post-Confirmation Liquidation and Litigation Trusts
August 11

Brazil’s Anti-Corruption Law in 2015: Complying with the New Implementing Regulations
August 11

Insurance-Related Class Actions: Pursuing or Defending Actions Over Insurance Products or Claims Handling
August 11

Divorce and Medicaid Planning Strategies
August 12

Construing Insurance Policy Language: Doctrine of Reasonable Expectations, Illusory Coverage and More
August 12

Filing Final Income Tax Return for Deceased Person: Mastering Allocations, Understanding IRD and More
August 12

Defending Patents in IPR Proceedings
August 13

Telemedicine Privacy and Security: Safeguarding Protected Health Information and Minimizing Risks of Disclosure
August 13

Premises Liability Claims: Plaintiff and Defense Strategies in Slip and Fall, Inadequate Security Cases
August 13

Former Employees and Executives as Non-Party Witnesses in Employment Litigation
August 13

Solar Financing Tax Equity Structures: Sale-Leasebacks, Inverted Leases and Partnership Flips
August 13

Business Development Companies: Forming, Financing and Investing in Alternative Capital Vehicles
August 13

Mastering Multi-State Taxation of S Corporations: State Variances in Recognition of S Elections and QSSS
August 13

Estate and Trust Fiduciary Litigation: Minimizing and Defending Breach of Duty Claims
August 18

Navigating Trademark Oppositions and Cancellation Proceedings at the TTAB
August 18

Partnership Exchanges: Structuring "Drop and Swap" and "Mixing Bowl" Transactions
August 18

Mastering Corporate E&P Calculations and Rules: Maintaining Current Earnings and Profits Balances
August 18

Insurance and the Tripartite Relationship: Conflicts of Interests and Right to Independent Counsel
August 19

Navigating D&O Fiduciary Duties in the Zone of Insolvency
August 19

Drafting Workplace Social Media Policies: Protecting Company Interests, Avoiding NLRB Enforcement Action
August 19

HIPAA Audits: Preparing for Phase 2 Audits for Covered Entities and Business Associates
August 19

E-Discovery in Products Liability Litigation: Preparing for New FRCP Amendments on Proportionality and ESI
August 19

Inducement to Infringe in Patent Litigation: Protecting IP Rights
August 20

M&A Post-Closing Disputes: Minimizing and Resolving Disputes Over Working Capital Adjustments and Earnouts
August 20

Form 990-PF: Meeting IRS Demands for Fiscal, Grant and Other Data From Private Foundations
August 20

Revised Form 5227 Reporting: Charitable Split-Interest Trusts, NIIT Calculations, and More
August 20

Attorney-Client Privilege at Risk in Investigations and Audits
August 25

Patent Due Diligence Post-AIA: Avoiding Dangers of Inadequate Investigation
August 25

Defeating Rule 23(b)(3)'s Predominance Requirement Using Defenses and Counterclaims
August 25

Prohibited Transactions in Employee Benefit Plans: Establishing Internal Controls to Avoid Substantial Penalties
August 25

RCRA Litigation Strategies: Defeating Claims of Substantial Endangerment
August 25

Allocating Capital Gains to Distributable Net Income in Estates and Trusts: Achieving Optimal Tax Treatment
August 25

Construction Contracts: Best Practices for Payment, Changes and Damages Provisions
August 26

Supporting Transfer Pricing Positions and Preparing for MTC's Arms-Length Adjustment Service
August 26

Lending to Series of LLCs: Navigating UCC and Bankruptcy Code Risks and Providing Closing Opinions
August 26

Drafting Convertible Preferred Stock Provisions, Equity Warrants and Options, Restricted Stock and Restricted Stock Unit Grants
August 26

Buying and Selling Long-Term Care Facilities: Overcoming Complex Regulatory and Business Challenges
August 26

Litigating Employment Retaliation Claims: Strategies for Defending EEOC Charges and Retaliation Lawsuits
August 26

Defeating Liability Waivers in Personal Injury Cases: Substantive and Procedural Strategies
August 27

Structuring Preferred Equity Investments in Real Estate Ventures: Impact of True Equity vs. "Debt-Like" Equity
August 27

Negotiating Business Agreements via Email, Text and Other Electronic Communications
August 27

Tax Implications of Choice of Entity for Startups: An Advanced Examination for Tax Counsel
August 27

Section 1202 Qualified Small Business Stock: Maximizing Tax Advantages of Gain Exclusion and Deferral
August 27

IP Agreements: Structuring Indemnification and Limitation of Liability Provisions to Allocate Infringement Risk
September 1

Estate Planning With Section 1031 Exchanges: Structuring Like-Kind Exchanges of Investment Property
September 1

IRC Section 734 Adjustments: Applying the 754 Election to Distributions of Partnership Property
September 1

Defending Rule 30(b)(6) Corporate Depositions: Responding to Deposition Notices, Selecting and Preparing Witnesses
September 1

Statistics in Employment Class Actions: Leveraging and Attacking Statistical Evidence at Certification and Trial
September 2

Structuring Agent and Co-Lender Agreements in Multi-Lender Deals: Balancing Differing Rights and Obligations
September 2

Insurer's Breach of Duty to Defend: Navigating Divergent Court Rules on the Subsequent Right to Contest Coverage
September 2

Navigating the New OMB "Omni Circular" Single Audit Rules: Moving Beyond OMB A-133 to the 2015 Standards
September 2

Section 704, Targeted Allocations and the Distribution Waterfall: Overcoming Challenges Absent IRS Guidance
September 2

Structuring Physician Group Practices: Key Legal Considerations
September 3

Corporate Governance in M&A Deals: Protecting Shareholder Interests, Avoiding Litigation and Investigations
September 3

NOL Calculations: Advanced Issues in Net Operating Loss Reporting and Planning
September 3

Rule 144A and Regulation S Securities Offerings: Navigating the Process and Closing the Deal
September 3

IC-DISC Strategies: Mastering the Complex Operational Challenges
September 8

Negotiating Software as a Service Contracts
September 8

Mastering IRC Section 453 Installment Sale Rules: Strategies for Minimizing Tax on a Multi-Year Sale
September 8

Drafting Tax-Effective Succession Plans for Closely-Held Businesses: Navigating Competing Concerns
September 8

Drafting Severance and Confidentiality Agreements Amid New EEOC, NLRB, and Now SEC Scrutiny
September 9

Bankruptcy Section 1111(b)(2) Elections, Plan Feasibility, and Cramdown Interest Rate Complexities
September 9

Obtaining Fair Use Clearance for Copyrights
September 9

TCPA Class Actions: Pursuing or Defending Claims Following the FCC's New Robocalls Order
September 9

Negotiating Covenants and Closing Conditions in M&A Transactions: Practical Tactics and Techniques
September 9

Construction Defect Claims: Impact of Horizontal vs. Vertical Exhaustion Rules on Multiple Layers of Coverage
September 9

Insurer's Bad Faith Liability in the Absence of Coverage: First-Party and Third-Party Claims
September 9

Mastering Form 990 Schedule G: Reporting Fundraising and Gaming Activities for Nonprofits
September 9

Environmental Insurance Coverage for NRD, CERCLA, RCRA, OPA and Other Claims
September 10

Preserving Evidence in Trucking Injury Cases: Motor Carrier Certificates, Engine Control Module Data and More
September 10

Healthcare REITs: Navigating Regulatory Challenges and Minimizing Liability Risk
September 10

Patent Infringement: Structuring Opinions of Counsel
September 10

Structuring Special Purpose Entities in Real Estate Finance Transactions: Latest Developments
September 10

Mastering Tax Complexities in the Sale of Partnership and LLC Interests
September 10

Letters of Intent in Business Transactions: Drafting and Negotiating Preliminary Deal Terms
September 16

Structuring International Contracts: Choice of Law, Jurisdiction and Language, Arbitration Clauses, and Terms of Art
September 16

Mitigating Bankruptcy Risks in Oil & Gas Transactions: Fraudulent Transfers and Preferences
September 16

Employer Immigration Compliance in an Era of Heightened Enforcement and Increased Criminal Investigations
September 16

Means-Plus-Function Patent Claims After Williamson: Navigating the New Standard
September 17

Ascertainability Requirement in Class Litigation: Lessons From Byrd v. Aarons and Carrera v. Bayer Corp.
September 17

Primary vs. Excess Insurance: Priority and Allocation of Coverage
September 17

Ensuring HIPAA Compliance When Transmitting PHI via Patient Portals, Email and Texting
September 17

Structuring IRA Trusts in Estate Planning: Strategies for Minimizing Taxes and Preserving Assets
September 17

Supply Chain Risk Assessment and Compliance: Identifying Vulnerabilities
September 17

Negotiating Hotel Purchase and Sale Transactions: Key Legal Issues for Buyers and Sellers
September 17

Mastering Corporate Stock Redemption Rules: Navigating IRC 302 for Optimal Results for Corporations and Shareholders
September 17

Employee Leave Under FMLA, ADA and Workers' Comp: Navigating Overlapping and Conflicting Leave Laws
September 22

Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Due Diligence in M&A Deals
September 22

Leveraging Expert Testimony: Navigating Daubert Standards, Strategies for Direct and Cross Examination of Experts
September 22

Real Estate Transactions With REITs: Selling, Leasing or Lending to a REIT
September 22

Trade Secrets and Cybersecurity: Protecting Intellectual Property, Mitigating Loss and Navigating Legal Responses
September 23

TCPA Compliance for Mobile Communications Marketing: Avoiding Penalties and Lawsuits
September 24

Leveraging Colossus in Auto Accident Claim Recovery: Guidance for Counsel
September 24

Patent Term Adjustments and Extensions: Leveraging Recent Decisions and USPTO Rule Changes
September 24

Structuring Private Equity Co-Investments and Club Deals: Risks and Opportunities for Sponsors and Investors
September 24

Divorce and Social Security Benefits: Navigating Complex Rules for Support
September 29

Appellate Oral Argument: Mastering Techniques of Persuasion
September 29

Minimizing Risks When Importing Goods Subject to Antidumping and Countervailing Duties
September 29

Transaction Tax Challenges in Mergers and Acquisitions
September 29

Offers of Judgment in Employment Litigation: Lessons Learned From Genesis and Progeny
September 30

Nursing Home Injury Litigation: Evaluating Common Claims, Reviewing Medical Records, and Assessing Damages
September 30

Drafting Nondisclosure Agreements for Information Technology Transactions
September 30

2015 Amendments to Delaware's General Corporation Law, LLC Act and DRUPA
September 30

Leveraging Experts for USPTO Prosecution and PTAB
October 1

Leveraging Experts in Environmental Litigation
October 6

Drafting Indemnification and Hold Harmless Provisions in Commercial Contracts
October 6

"No Injury" and "Overbroad" Consumer Class Actions: Strategies to Pursue or Defend Class Certification
October 7

Insurance and Contractual Indemnification: Reconciling Competing Indemnity Obligations With Insurance Coverage
October 7

UCC Article 9 Update: Searching and Filing Under New Amendments
October 7

Concierge Medicine: Complying With Medicare Regulations, State Laws and Anti-Kickback/Anti-Referral Laws
October 8

Attorney-Client Privilege in Bad Faith Litigation: Pushing the Limits
October 28

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Hudis, Jonathan

Jonathan Hudis

Partner, Quarles & Brady

Mr. Hudis counsels clients in trademark, copyright, unfair competition and trade secrets matters and is well versed in trademark prosecution and registered copyright protection matters. He is an adjunct professor of trademark and unfair competition law at the George Mason University School of Law.