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Drafting IRA Beneficiary "See-Through" Trust Provisions
Meeting Complex IRS Rules to Qualify a Trust as a Conduit Trust or an Accumulation Trust
July 18, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel with detailed guidance on the drafting of "see-through" trusts that qualify as IRA beneficiaries under IRS regulations. The panel will detail the rules for measuring life expectancy for required minimum distributions (RMDs) and distributable... Read More

Speakers:  Gary D. Altman, Principal and Founder, Altman & Assoc. Diane J. Kiepe, Principal, Douglas Eden Phillips DeRuyter & Stanyer Kristen M. Lynch, Partner, Lubell Rosen

New Carried Interest Rules for Investment Funds: Structuring Around the Three-Year Holding...
July 18, 2018 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the new three-year holding period requirement for carried interests under IRC Sec. 1061 and discuss structuring techniques that can preserve long-term capital gains treatment for private equity and hedge funds fund managers notwithstanding the new tax reform rules. Read More

Speakers:  Brian D. Huber, Senior Counsel, Proskauer Rose Arnold P. May, Partner, Proskauer Rose

Medical Practice Transfers and Closings: Addressing Medical Records Issues
Custodial Arrangements, Record Retention, Maintenance and Access
July 18, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on issues with medical records when a medical practice is being transferred or is closing. The panel will discuss what should be done up front to comply with legal and professional standards as well as the impact doing so has on the sale. The panel will... Read More

Speakers:  Rick L. Hindmand, Member, McDonald Hopkins Gerard Nussbaum, JD, MS, CPA, CMA, RCDD, Principal, Zarach Associates

Rendering Opinions in Structured Finance Transactions: Best Practices, Principles of Legal...
Navigating Assumptions, Qualifications, Limitations and Use of Letters; Reducing Risks for...
July 18, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide a review of the use of opinion letters in structured finance transactions, explain various elements of the opinions and outline best practices for the opinion giver to minimize risks. Read More

Speakers:  Scott J. Gordon, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis Michelle P. Quinn, Partner, Berger Harris

Medicare and Medicaid Liens in Personal Injury Cases
Resolving Healthcare Liens or Claims for Reimbursement, Maximizing Settlement Awards
July 18, 2018 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide personal injury counsel for both plaintiffs and defendants, as well as adjusters, with practical tips and considerations for resolving Medicare and Medicaid liens in order to maximize recovery and ensure healthcare compliance in personal injury claims. Read More

Speakers:  Nick D’Aquilla, Special Counsel, Garretson Resolution Group Catherine E. Goldhaber, Partner, Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young

Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Estate: Impact of Tax Reform
Entity Selection, FIRPTA, Tax Concerns When Acquiring or Disposing of Ownership Interests
July 18, 2018 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine tax challenges for foreign investors in U.S. real estate. The panel will discuss the impact of recent tax reform on blocker corporations and other investment vehicles, new IRS reporting obligations, the Base Erosion Anti Abuse Tax (BEAT), and other matters. Read More

Speakers:  Edward J. Hannon, Partner, Quarles and Brady Cecilia (Ceci) Hassan, Partner, Baker & McKenzie

Business Interruption Coverage for Cyber-Related Losses: Terms and Exclusions, Interplay W...
July 19, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the unique risks that cyber-related losses pose to business operations and how to mitigate those risks with business interruption (BI) coverage. Our panel will guide insurer and policyholder counsel on negotiating terms and exclusions and how BI coverage works with othe... Read More

Speakers:  Mary E. Borja, Partner, Wiley Rein Mark E. Miller, Co-Founder, Miller Friel Eric B. Stern, Partner, Kaufman Dolowich Voluck

Tax Issues in Sale of Partnership and LLC Interests: Structuring the Purchase Agreement
Best Practices for Drafting and Negotiating Tax Provisions
July 19, 2018 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

The CLE/CPE webinar will review the tax issues involved with structuring purchase agreements for partnership or LLC interest. The panel will address allocation of income gains and losses, allocation of purchase price, payment terms in the purchase agreement, the impact of new tax law and discuss tax... Read More

Speakers:  Brian Keida, CPA, Tax Senior Manager, Crowe Chad J. Resner, CPA, JD, Tax Director, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause Brian K. Smithweck, Partner, Adams and Reese

Social Media Evidence: Tactics for Discovery, Use at Trial and Settlement Negotiations
July 19, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for counsel in drafting and responding to private data and social media discovery requests. The webinar will also discuss strategies to leverage social media evidence at trial or in settlement negotiations. Read More

Speakers:  Donna L. Fisher, Partner, Pepper Hamilton Matthew J. Hamilton, Partner, Pepper Hamilton Jessica K. Southwick, Atty, Pepper Hamilton

Labeling and Induced Infringement in Pharma Patent Litigation and Protecting IP Rights
July 19, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on the implications of recent cases for labeling and discuss strategic considerations of label language. The panel will offer best practices for labeling. Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Shana K. Cyr, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Barbara R. Rudolph, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Structuring Management Incentive Equity Arrangements in Private Equity Acquisitions
July 19, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze equity and other incentives for managers of a target company in private equity acquisitions. The panel will discuss various approaches to the types of equity or other incentives offered, vesting, treatment of incentives when managers leave the company, anti-dilution rig... Read More

Speakers:  James A. Guadiana, Partner, Barton George H. Wang, Partner, Barton Benjamin D. Panter, Member, McDonald Hopkins

Negotiating Music Licensing and Structuring Deals: Digital Sampling, Royalty Rates, Music...
July 19, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on negotiating and structuring music licenses. The panel will examine licenses for different uses, critical terms, royalty rates and fees. Also, the panel will tackle the subject of digital sampling, as well as lessons from recent court decisions. Read More

Speakers:  Steve Gordon, Founder, Steve Gordon Law David D. Oxenford, Partner, Wilkinson Barker Knauer

Proving and Avoiding Inequitable Conduct and Unclean Hands in Patent Prosecution and Litig...
July 24, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on understanding the types of activity that may lead to a finding of inequitable conduct or unclean hands. The panel will also provide insights into practical tactics to avoid the risk of a court's ruling of inequitable conduct or unclean hands. The panel w... Read More

Speakers:  Dr. Paul W. Browning, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Amanda K. Murphy, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Tax Treatment of Carried Interest: Planning Opportunities for Tax, Private Equity and Real...
IRC Section 1061, Capital Contributions, Transfers to Unrelated Parties, Special Allocatio...
July 24, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide guidance to tax counsel and advisers on the new tax law's impact on the treatment of carried interest and available planning opportunities. The panel will discuss the application of Sec. 1061, Sec. 1231 property, implications of related party transactions and planni... Read More

Speakers:  David M. Lehn, Partner, Withersworldwide Richard S. LeVine, Special Counsel, Withersworldwide Brian T. Lovett, CPA, JD, Partner, WithumSmith+Brown

Medical Office Leases: Navigating Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute, Operational Restrictio...
Drafting to Address Reciprocal Easements, Ground Leases, HIPAA, ADA, and Environmental Iss...
July 24, 2018 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare real estate counsel to draft medical office leases that address regulatory and operational restrictions associated with medical office space. The panel will discuss how to draft leases which qualify for an exemption under the federal Stark Law and a safe harbor under th... Read More

Speakers:  Allison Nelson, Partner, Akerman Ayman Rizkalla, Partner, Akerman

FRCP 45 Third-Party Subpoenas: Using or Objecting to Subpoenas to Obtain Testimony and Evi...
July 24, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide litigators with a review of critical issues to consider when using third-party subpoenas to obtain testimony and evidence under FRCP 45. The panel will also discuss best practices for objecting to, limiting the scope of, and quashing subpoenas. Read More

Speakers:  Darren A. Craig, Member, Frost Brown Todd Jonathan Evan Goldberg, Partner, FisherBroyles

Colossus and Other Insurance Adjustment Software: Maximizing Auto Accident Claim Settlemen...
July 25, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine Colossus and similar adjustment software used by insurers to evaluate auto accident claims. The panel will discuss legal challenges that have been raised and offer best practices for obtaining higher settlement offers from insurance adjusters and defense counsel that re... Read More

Speakers:  Dr. Matthew J. DeGaetano, Program Director and Founder, Personal Injury Institute James Mathis, President, Sequoia Visions

Stormwater Discharge Permits and Clean Water Act Compliance
Updating EPA and State Stormwater Permitting Requirements, Recent Developments, and Impact...
July 25, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide attorneys with an overview of stormwater regulation and permitting issues, then delve into current developments that may impact facilities that are subject to these requirements. Read More

Speakers:  John Epperson, Partner, Cooper White & Cooper Matthew Q. Lentz, Principal Scientist, GSI Environmental Andrew J. Perel, Partner, Troutman Sanders

Series LLCs: Structuring and Financing Concerns for Lenders and Investors
Navigating UCC Perfection, Bankruptcy Risks and Conflicting State Statutes
July 25, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the formation and structuring of series LLCs and examine the issues and risks lenders face in loan transactions involving series LLCs, including UCC Article 9, Bankruptcy Code and treatment of series LLCs under state statutes. Read More

Speakers:  Allison L. Land, Partner, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Allen Sparkman, Partner, Sparkman & Foote

IP Licenses in Bankruptcy: Navigating the Circuit Split After Tempnology
Strategies for Licensees and Licensors to Protect IP Interests Under the Code
July 26, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP licensor, licensee and bankruptcy counsel on the impact of the Bankruptcy Code on IP license agreements. The panel will examine the recent First Circuit Court of Appeal's decision creating a circuit split as well as other recent cases. The panel will analyze the issues... Read More

Speakers:  Daniel Ilan, Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton

Reps and Warranties Insurance in M&A: Critical Tool to Mitigate Risk and Close Deals
Evaluating When Insurance is Appropriate, Negotiating Coverage and Exclusions
July 26, 2018 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide deal counsel with an update on the latest trends in the use of M&A representations and warranties insurance coverage and situations in which it is appropriate to use the coverage to mitigate risk and complete transactions. The panel will discuss the benefits and traps a... Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan Gilbert, Senior Managing Director, Crystal & Company Jonathan Kim, Partner, Dechert

Defeating Phantom Exclusions in D&O and E&O Coverage: Guidance for Policyholders
Overcoming Denials of Coverage Based on Restitution and Disgorgement After U.S. Bank N.A....
July 26, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the phantom disgorgement exclusion often relied upon by D&O and E&O professional liability insurers to deny coverage for claims involving individual and corporate wrongdoing and the shifting landscape of its viability as an affirmative defense based on the 2014 decision... Read More

Speakers:  Alexander D. Hardiman, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman Noel Paul, Reed Smith

Using Partnership Flips to Finance Renewable Energy Projects: Evaluating Tax Risks, Naviga...
July 26, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for parties involved in financing energy projects on using partnership flip tax equity structures. The webinar will be a deep dive into partnership flips and current issues in such transactions. The panel will also discuss broader trends in renewable... Read More

Speakers:  Keith Martin, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright US Jorge Medina, Associate General Counsel, Tax, Tesla

ADA Compliance for Real Estate Owners and Operators: Avoiding and Responding to Drive-By C...
Understanding the ADA Regulatory Framework and Potential for Abusive Litigation
July 26, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will review current ADA Title III accessibility requirements and the causes of action against property owners or operators for noncompliance. The panel will discuss the steps to take to avoid violations, how to respond to "drive-by" and other abusive claims, and proposed legislation... Read More

Speakers:  Kevin A. Fritz, Atty, Seyfarth Shaw Julia N. Sarnoff, Counsel, Seyfarth Shaw

Structuring Freedom to Operate Opinions: Reducing Risk of Patent Infringement
Combating Troubling FTO Results, Overcoming Potential Roadblocks, Addressing Impact of Pos...
July 31, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel preparing freedom to operate (FTO) opinions for companies developing new products. The panel will outline best practices for drafting FTO opinions to reduce infringement risks. Read More

Speakers:  Doris Johnson Hines, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Laura A. Labeots, Ph.D., J.D., Partner, Husch Blackwell

UCC3 Financing Amendment and Termination Statements: Avoiding Loss of Lien Perfection or P...
July 31, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will brief counsel on the proper use of UCC3 financing amendment and termination statements, identify potential pitfalls that can result in the lender's loss of secured interest or priority of lien, and offer best practices for secured parties to avoid unnecessary risks and costly m... Read More

Speakers:  Jason I. Miller, Member, Otterbourg Jeffrey A. Wurst, Partner, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek

IC-DISC and FDII: U.S. Export Incentives Post-Tax Reform, Pricing Commissions and Structur...
Maximizing Tax Savings, Pass-Through Entities vs. C-Corporations, Distributor Companies an...
July 31, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with an advanced guide to structuring Interest Charge-Domestic International Sales Corporation (IC-DISC) companies. The panel will go beyond the basics to address alternative and sophisticated structures (including agricultural co-ops), comm... Read More

Speakers:  Mark C. Gasbarra, CPA, National Managing Director, Forte International Tax Robert J. Misey, Jr., Shareholder, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren

Big Data Use and Licensing Agreements: Key Contractual Provisions
Navigating Issues of Anonymization, Due Diligence and Salting the Database
July 31, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide corporate and technology counsel for using and licensing big data. The panel will discuss practical considerations when using big data, including anonymization, due diligence and salting the database. The panel will also explain critical contractual provisions in big data... Read More

Speakers:  Melissa Krasnow, Partner, VLP Law Group Michael R. Overly, Partner, Foley & Lardner

Corporate Governance of Subsidiaries: Board Roles and Responsibilities, Interplay With Par...
August 1, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the corporate governance challenges facing boards of corporations that are subsidiaries of parent companies. The panel will discuss best practices for addressing subsidiary board composition and risk management responsibility; balancing the roles and responsibilities of... Read More

Speakers:  Chip Presten, Shareholder, Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz

Subordinate Financing in CMBS Transactions: Rating Agency, Investor and Servicing Concerns
Structuring A/B, Pari Passu, Mezzanine, Preferred Equity, and Intercreditor Arrangements f...
August 1, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide real estate finance counsel with guidance on how to structure A/B, pari passu, mezzanine, preferred equity and intercreditor arrangements for successful execution in a CMBS transaction. The panel will discuss how best to address the concerns of rating agencies and inves... Read More

Speakers:  Allen J. Dickey, Shareholder, Polsinelli Joseph Philip Forte, Partner, Sullivan & Worcester

Private Equity Waterfall and Carried Interest Provisions: Economic and Tax Implications fo...
Distributions, Clawbacks and Allocations; Carried Interest Sharing; Drafting to Address Ta...
August 1, 2018 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze various methods of structuring waterfall provisions in private equity funds and carried interest distributions to fund managers and among their personnel and related clawback and allocation provisions. The program will also examine the tax implications of such provision... Read More

Speakers:  Chris P. Kallos, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis Daniel P. Meehan, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis

Antitrust Compliance in M&A: Due Diligence, Pre-Merger Communications, Conduct Prior to Cl...
August 1, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine antitrust issues which can arise throughout key points of an M&A transaction. Panel discussion will include best practices for avoiding antitrust scrutiny during due diligence and pre-merger negotiations; antitrust provisions to include in the merger agreement; how to d... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew J. Bester, Director of Competition Law, Accenture Creighton Macy, Partner, Baker & McKenzie

Data Privacy Class Actions and Biometric Legislation: Standing and Certification Issues in...
August 1, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the recent decisions in biometric-capture litigation against Facebook and Google, as well as implications for standing and pre-certification standards under state biometric privacy laws. Read More

Speakers:  Torsten M. Kracht, Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth Rachel Mossman, Atty, Shearman & Sterling

Medicaid Managed Care: Compliance Under New Program Rules, Waiver Initiatives and Future C...
August 1, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on federal Medicaid managed care requirements and state level demands on participating managed care organizations. The panel will also discuss compliance with the law and potential changes to Medicaid managed care under the current administration. Read More

Speakers:  Clifford E. Barnes, Member, Epstein Becker & Green Michael A. Dowell, Partner, Hinshaw & Culbertson Helaine I. Fingold, Senior Counsel, Epstein Becker & Green

Demonstrating Use in Commerce for Trademark Applications
Navigating Use in Commerce Requirements Under the Lanham Act and for Purposes of Registrat...
August 2, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to trademark counsel on "use in commerce" for trademark applications under the Lanham Act as well as for trademark registrations. The panel will discuss the impact of recent decisions on use in commerce and will offer strategies for providing evidence of use in... Read More

Speakers:  Danielle Johnson, Atty, Kelly IP Robert D. Litowitz, Partner, Kelly IP Linda K. McLeod, Partner, Kelly IP

Qualified Opportunity Zones and Tax Credits: Capital Gain Deferral Mechanisms Under New Se...
IRC 45D(e) Requirements, Step-Up in Basis, Appreciation Exclusion, Tax Planning Strategies...
August 2, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a detailed analysis of the qualified opportunity zones tax-incentive mechanism provided under the tax reform law. The panel will discuss the necessary legal requirements and processes to obtain the tax credit, describe methods to ensure def... Read More

Speakers:  Steve Glickman, Chief Executive Officer, Economic Innovation Group Michael I. Sanders, Partner, Blank Rome John Sciarretti, CPA, Partner, Novogradac & Company

Avoiding Corporate Successor Liability in Asset Purchases
Mitigating Risk Exposure Through Due Diligence, Contractual Provisions, Reps and Warrantie...
August 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to M&A counsel for mitigating the risk of successor liability with asset purchases. The panel will discuss the circumstances in which successor liability claims may arise and describe how due diligence, contractual provisions in the asset purchase agreements, a... Read More

Speakers:  H. Joseph Acosta, Partner, FisherBroyles Joe Sandbank, Atty, Law Office of Joe Sandbank

Lost Profits in Commercial Litigation: Proving and Defending Damages
Leveraging Calculation Methodologies, Documentation and Expert Evidence
August 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide litigators with an overview of how financial experts quantify lost profits to help them understand the framework, bases and aspects of lost profits damages calculations. The panel will explain how to use this approach to prove or defend against a lost profits damages cl... Read More

Speakers:  Zachary G. Newman, Partner, Hahn & Hessen Joshua D. Rievman, Partner, Cohen Tauber Spievack & Wagner B. Lee Wertz, Shareholder, Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr

Nonresident Alien Tax Compliance: Challenges and Planning Techniques for Tax Professionals
Recent IRS Compliance Campaign, ECI vs. FDAP Income, Reporting Requirements, Exemptions, D...
August 7, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and compliance professionals guidance on the rules, reporting requirements and available tax planning mechanisms for U.S. nonresident alien taxpayers. The panel will offer approaches for determining taxpayer classification, identifying and reporting inco... Read More

Speakers:  Kirsten Burmester, Member, Caplin & Drysdale Chaya Kundra, Atty, Kundra & Associates Lucy S. Lee, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig

Fiduciary Loan Regulations for 401(k) Plans: Best Practices for Plan Sponsors
Key Issues In Managing Participant Loan Programs and Defaults, Impact of Tax Reform on Loa...
August 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide ERISA counsel and plan sponsors on regulations governing 401(k) plan loans and defaults. The panel will discuss the challenges and issues faced by plan sponsors regarding plan loans under ERISA, implications of tax reform on plan loan offset amounts, techniques for handli... Read More

Speakers:  Christen Sewell, Atty, Covington & Burling William H. Woolston, Partner, Covington & Burling

PFAS Contamination: Evolving State and Federal Regulatory Landscape, Litigation, and Due D...
August 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on the evolving federal and state regulatory landscape related to perfluoroalkyl or polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). The panel will examine ongoing litigation and the legal risks facing companies using and discharging PFAS in manufacturing as well as companie... Read More

Speakers:  Russell Abell, P.G., LSP, Vice President, Sanborn Head & Associates Jeff B. Kray, Partner, Marten Law Matthew D. Thurlow, Partner, BakerHostetler Stephen Zemba, Ph.D., P.E., Project Director, Sanborn Head & Associates

Negotiating Survival Clauses and Holdback Provisions in Commercial Real Estate Sales Trans...
Avoiding Pitfalls of Merger Doctrine at Closing and Beyond
August 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss strategies for buyers and sellers negotiating survival clauses in commercial real estate transactions. Our experienced panel will offer critical insight on crucial terms for inclusion, duration, pitfalls to avoid, along with how survival provisions interplay with holdba... Read More

Speakers:  Scott D. Brooks, Partner, Cox Castle & Nicholson Christine R. Norstadt, Founding Member, Pursley Friese Torgrimson

Managing Change in Long-Term Commercial Agreements: Provisions for Mitigating Risk, Preser...
August 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will offer guidance to counsel on managing change in long-term commercial agreements. Our panel will discuss strategies for incorporating risk-mitigating provisions for unforeseen changes, procedural considerations for documenting and implementing changes, and recommendations for st... Read More

Speakers:  Michael (Mike) Cortez, Shareholder, Andrews Myers Mark Cohen, J.D., LL.M.

Bitcoin Financing: UCC, Regulatory and Hedging Concerns
August 8, 2018 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze legal challenges to financing bitcoin, for both bank and non-bank lenders. The panel will also discuss the underlying blockchain architecture for transferring bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, and the issues to address when perfecting a UCC security interest in those... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew Frankle, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig Alexander T. Grishman, Partner, Haynes and Boone Andrew C. Helman, Partner, Murray Plumb & Murray

Converting to Nongrantor Trusts to Minimize Income Tax: Maximizing Increased Exemption Ben...
Switching Off Grantor Trust Features in Existing Trusts, Structuring Multiple Trusts to Pr...
August 8, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a thorough and practical guide to using nongrantor trusts to minimize income tax on trust assets. The panel will focus on the new tax regime where income tax planning is often more important than estate tax planning, detaili... Read More

Speakers:  Robert S. Keebler, Partner, Keebler & Associates Steven J. Oshins, Member, Oshins & Associates

Telemedicine Agreements: FMV, Commercial Reasonableness Compliance in Compensation Arrange...
August 8, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to healthcare counsel on compensation in agreements for telemedicine services. The panel will examine the various ways in which common telemedicine arrangements require commercial reasonableness and FMV requirements to be met. The panel will also discuss the pr... Read More

Speakers:  Luis A. Argueso, Director, HealthCare Appraisers Alex Houston, Senior Associate, HealthCare Appraisers Albert D. (Chip) Hutzler, Partner, HealthCare Appraisers

Shareholder Meetings of Public Companies: Proxy Materials, Shareholder Proposals, Governan...
Federal and State Law Requirements, Virtual Meetings, Rules of Proceeding and More
August 8, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide corporate counsel, boards and other governance professionals in implementing best practices for annual shareholder meetings to guard against shareholder claims and ensure corporate governance compliance. The panel will discuss critical items for structuring proxy statemen... Read More

Speakers:  Elizabeth R. Gonzalez-Sussman, Partner, Olshan Frome Wolosky Lisa R. Stark, Partner, K&L Gates Steve Wolosky, Partner, Olshan Frome Wolosky

Construction Lending: Key Issues for Negotiation and Documentation
Construction Draws, Loan Balancing, Retainage, Payment and Completion Guaranties, HVCRE Eq...
August 8, 2018 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide lender's counsel with guidance in the negotiating and documenting of construction loans, including provisions for making loan advances, budgeting and loan balancing, payment and completion guaranties, pre-leasing requirements, retainage and project completion. The panel... Read More

Speakers:  David A. Weissmann, Partner, Weissmann Zucker Euster Morochnik & Garber Jason E. Goldstein, Shareholder, Chairman of the Firm’s Mortgage Banking Group, Buchalter John L. Hosack, Shareholder, Buchalter Enrique (Rick) Rodriguez, Jr., Founder and Principal, Rodriguez & Associates

Employment Contracts After Epic SCOTUS Decision: Arbitration Agreements and Class Waivers
August 8, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the recent Supreme Court decision in Epic Systems Corp v. Lewis and its impact on employment contracts, class waivers, and arbitration agreements for employers and employees. Read More

Speakers:  Seth R. Lesser, Founding Partner, Klafter Olsen & Lesser Michael W. Massiatte, Of Counsel, DLA Piper Christopher C. Murray, Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart

Contingency Fee Trap Under Tax Reform: Avoiding Hidden Settlement Obstacles and Malpractic...
August 8, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the hidden "contingency fee trap" caused by the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which affects most personal injury plaintiffs. This webinar will explore the latent obstacles to settlement and possible malpractice issues that may arise for personal injury attorneys under the... Read More

Speakers:  Glen Armand, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Compliance Officer, Eastern Point Trust Lawrence J. Eisenberg, Atty, Lawrence J. Eisenberg Phillip M. Krause, CSSC, CLMP, Managing Director of Strategic Planning, Ringler Associates

Structuring Construction Contract Insurance, Indemnification and Limitations on Liability...
August 9, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide construction counsel with approaches for crafting insurance and indemnification provisions and negotiation strategies to mitigate risk. Read More

Speakers:  Katie Pfeifer, Of Counsel, Dorsey & Whitney David Taubenfeld, Partner, Haynes & Boone

Structuring Oil and Gas Purchase and Sale Agreements: Key Considerations and Provisions
Letters of Intent, HSR, Due Diligence, Tax, Allocation of Risk, Indemnities and More
August 9, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide energy counsel on the critical factors to consider when entering into a PSA, the essential considerations for structuring a PSA, and strategies to consider for allocating risk between purchaser and seller. Read More

Speakers:  John T. Bradford, Of Counsel, Liskow & Lewis Bruce M. Flowers, Director, Kane Russell Coleman & Logan

Hatch-Waxman Litigation and 30-Month Stays: Multiple Stays, Late-Listed Patents, and More
August 9, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on the 30-month stay in Hatch-Waxman Act litigation. The panel will discuss the circumstances where the FDA will grant a stay--and those where it will not. The panel will discuss when a stay may extend beyond 30 months and when it may be shortened. Read More

Speakers:  Shana K. Cyr, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Barbara R. Rudolph, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

M&A Agreements: Limitations on Contractual and Extra-Contractual Liabilities
Crafting Exclusive Remedy, Extra-Contractual Representation Waiver, and Other Risk Mitigat...
August 14, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare M&A deal counsel to draft contracts to protect sellers from post-closing liability. The panel will discuss how courts have analyzed different limitation of liability provisions and how they affect buyers and sellers. Read More

Speakers:  Mario Perez Dolan, Partner, Jackson Walker Derek D. Dundas, Partner, Pepper Hamilton

Reporting and Disclosure Under ERISA: Management Tools for Administrators of Employee Bene...
Statutory Exclusions and Exemptions, Penalties of Noncompliance and How to Avoid Them
August 14, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel and compliance professionals guidance on the reporting and disclosure requirements of employee benefit plans under ERISA. The panel will examine the rules that require reporting financial and other plan information to various agencies, statutory exclusions and e... Read More

Speakers:  Sharon M. Goodman, Principal, Slevin & Hart Emily Rickard, Atty, McDermott Will & Emery Roberta Casper Watson, Partner, The Wagner Law Group

Structuring Workplace Drug Policies: Employer Pitfalls in the Age of Marijuana Legalizatio...
August 14, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss current issues facing employers when drafting workplace drug policies, random drug-testing procedures, and post-accident drug-testing protocols in today's landscape of marijuana legalization and the opioid epidemic. The panel will delve into the legal pitfalls facing bu... Read More

Speakers:  Mark S. Goldstein, Atty, Reed Smith David L. Zwisler, Of Counsel, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart

Deadlock-Breaking Mechanisms in LLCs: Avoiding Litigation and Dissolution When Members and...
Drafting Buy-Sell Provisions, External or Internal Tie-Breakers, Put or Call Options, Prov...
August 14, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide corporate counsel with a framework for adopting deadlock-breaking mechanisms in limited liability company (LLC) operating agreements, and potential state law consequences when no such arrangements are in place. The panel will also discuss arbitration and mediation provi... Read More

Speakers:  Charles M. Rubio, Partner, Diamond McCarthy

Forming Physician Super Groups: Structural and Regulatory Challenges
Entity Structure, Governance, Reimbursement, Federal and State Stark Laws, Anti-Markup Rul...
August 15, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide a review of key legal issues involved in forming physician super groups, including applicable laws and regulations and business considerations. The panel will offer guidance on structuring practice management arrangements and selecting compensation models. Read More

Speakers:  Donald H. Romano, Of Counsel, Foley & Lardner Hayden S. Wool, Partner/Director, Garfunkel Wild

Structuring 1031 Like-Kind Exchanges After Tax Reform: Revisiting the Definition of "Real...
August 15, 2018 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the impact of tax reform on like-kind exchanges under IRC Section 1031 with a particular focus on what now qualifies as "real property" and what constitutes unadjusted basis of replacement property for purposes of the new IRC Section 199A deduction. The panel will discu... Read More

Speakers:  Professor Bradley T. Borden, Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School Marie C. Flavin, Senior Vice President/Northeast Regional Manager, Investment Property Exchange Services Peter J. Mannarino, Partner, Federman Steifman

ERISA Considerations in Structuring Credit Facilities with Private Investment Funds
Representations, Warranties and Covenants to Ensure Compliance
August 15, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will outline ERISA considerations for lenders providing subscription and other credit facilities to private investment funds that have pension funds, retirement plans and other ERISA-regulated entities as investors. The panel discussion will include descriptions of the representatio... Read More

Speakers:  Todd N. Bundrant, Partner, Mayer Brown Erika Gosker, Partner, Mayer Brown Cecilia A. Roth, Counsel, Mayer Brown

Enforcing Trademark Rights Against Gray Market Imports
August 15, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on addressing the challenges involved in enforcing trademark rights against gray market imports over the internet, including the gray market sale of products directly to U.S. consumers via foreign websites and on U.S. websites. The panel will examine the tradit... Read More

Speakers:  Bryce J. Maynard, Counsel, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Laura K. Pitts, Atty, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney

Dodd-Frank Reform: New Regulatory Framework for Regional Banks, Mortgage and Student Lende...
August 15, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze recent amendments to the Dodd-Frank Act under the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act (the "Act"), including the impact of the amendments on regional and community banks. The panel will also discuss other aspects of the Act which effect inves... Read More

Speakers:  Nathan S. Brownback, Atty, Fried Frank V. Gerard (Jerry) Comizio, Partner, Fried Frank

Negotiating Office Leases With Technology Tenants: Unique Challenges, Perspectives and Pit...
Use and Operations, Assignment and Subleasing, Term Provisions, Expansion and Contraction...
August 16, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel for commercial landlords and tenants for leasing issues unique to technology companies. Our panel of real estate attorneys will explore issues that often arise in the negotiation of lease agreements and provide guidance on best practices for navigating these iss... Read More

Speakers:  Laura Drossman, Founder, Drossman Law Jeffrey A. Moerdler, Member, Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo

Beneficiary Deemed Owner Trusts Under IRC 678(a)(1): Using BDOTs For Income Tax Savings an...
Shifting Income Tax To Beneficiaries and Away From Fiduciaries, Preserving Deductions, and...
August 16, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide a comprehensive and practical guide to structuring a beneficiary deemed owner trust (BDOT). Estate planning expert Edwin Morrow will discuss in depth the provisions of Section 678, detail the income tax benefits of granting beneficiaries withdrawal rights over trust income... Read More

Speakers:  Edwin P. Morrow, III, Esq., Regional Wealth Strategist, U.S. Bank Private Wealth Management

Warranty of Fitness for Particular Purpose in Supply Agreements: Key Considerations for Su...
August 16, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore the issue of warranty of fitness for a particular purpose in supply agreements, providing counsel with best practices for drafting, critical considerations for limiting claims of breach, and crucial steps when managing disputes involving these provisions. Read More

Speakers:  James Fullerton, Atty, Fullerton & Knowles

New IRS Partnership Audit Rules for Tax Counsel: Massive Changes to Partnership Operations...
Partnership Agreement Drafting Considerations, Commercial Impacts, Transfers and Admission...
August 16, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar

This CLE/CPE video webcast will provide tax counsel with an up-to-date look at the drafting, commercial and compliance implications of the new partnership audit rules, including a discussion of recent IRS guidance on issues presented by the statute. The panel will describe the new partnership audit... Read More

Speakers:  Heath Martin, Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg Jonathan Stein, Counsel, Goulston & Storrs

Individual Liability in Bad Faith Actions: Theories of Recovery, Defenses, Current Case La...
August 16, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore the pursuit and defense of causes of action against individual adjusters and insurance company personnel for bad faith. Addressing these claims varies broadly across the jurisdictional spectrum, and our panel will provide guidance on the viability of claims, strategies... Read More

Speakers:  McKean J. Evans, Atty, Pivotal Law Group

Telemedicine Coverage Issues in Elder Care: Interplay With Medicare, Medicaid, and Long-Te...
August 16, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide elder law counsel on navigating the complicated issues of telehealth, expansion of coverage for these services through Medicare Advantage plans with the passage of the 2018 CHRONIC Care Act, and its interplay with Medicaid and long-term care planning. Read More

Speakers:  Douglas A. Grimm, FACHE, Partner, Arent Fox Hillary M. Stemple, Atty, Arent Fox

Patent Drafting for Machine Learning: Structural Claim Limitations, Avoiding 101 or 112 Re...
August 16, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent practitioners in overcoming the challenges when seeking patent protection for machine learning inventions. The panel will also discuss what can be done to anticipate and minimize the risks of Sec. 101 or Sec. 112 rejections. Read More

Speakers:  Gregory Rabin, Patent Attorney, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner Michael D. Stein, Partner, Baker & Hostetler

Defending Against Citizen Suits Under Environmental Laws
Navigating Notice, Standing, Jurisdiction, Settlements and More Under RCRA, CERCLA, CWA an...
August 21, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on procedural and strategic challenges for counsel defending environmental citizen suits under federal law. The panel will examine recent developments that impact citizen suits and provide best practices to manage your clients' risks when facing citizen suits. Read More

Speakers:  Kevin T. Haroff, Partner, Marten Law

Realigning Beneficiary Designations Post-Divorce or Annulment: Leveraging Value, Avoiding...
August 21, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore the reassessment of beneficiary designations following a divorce or annulment. Our panel will discuss best practices for ensuring appropriate redesignation, pitfalls to avoid in the process, and some of the implications of failing to adequately address this critical asp... Read More

Speakers:  Lynne Gold-Bikin, Partner, Weber Gallagher Simpson Stapleton Fires & Newby

Structuring Timeshare and Hotel Mixed-Use Projects: Maximizing ROI, Limiting Risks
August 21, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide real estate counsel on the benefits and pitfalls of utilizing the timeshare structure for hotel mixed-use developments. The panel will discuss considerations for structuring the transaction on both the condo and timeshare ownership sides in a manner that maximizes potenti... Read More

Speakers:  Guy Maisnik, Partner, Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell

Employee Benefit Plans for Small Employers: Preliminary Issues, Plan Design Options and Ad...
August 21, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employee benefits counsel on design options and challenges associated with the development and administration of employee benefit plans for small employers. The panel will discuss issues that arise in connection with the design and administration of retireme... Read More

Speakers:  T.J. Orr, ERPA, QPA, QKA, Partner, Pinnacle Plan Design

Navigating the Patent Prosecution Highway and Other Accelerated Filing Options
Evaluating the Different Options, Weighing the Benefits and Risks, Obtaining Patent Protec...
August 21, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on the use of the Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) and other ways to fast track examination. The panel will examine the pros and cons of options and will discuss factors to consider when determining whether to pursue accelerated prosecution an... Read More

Speakers:  Ralph G. Fischer, Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Duane A. Stewart, III, Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney

Drafting IT Master Services Agreements: Guidance for Purchaser and Vendor Counsel
Defining Project Scope and Obligations, Negotiating Pricing and Payment Terms, Interplay W...
August 21, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide business and technology counsel with a roadmap for drafting and negotiating information technology (IT) master services agreements (MSAs). The panel will discuss key provisions that should be included in the agreements and strategies for avoiding common negotiation pitf... Read More

Speakers:  Larry Schultis, Founding Partner, Schultis Law Group

GST Trust Administration Challenges: Post Mortem Strategies to Minimize Generation Skippin...
Changing Exemption Allocations, Severing GST Trusts, Investment Strategies in Exempt and N...
August 22, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and fiduciaries with a practical guide to meeting the challenges of administering a generation-skipping transfer trust. The panel will discuss critical issues related to calculating the generation-skipping transfer tax inclusion ratio and tho... Read More

Speakers:  Donna J. Jackson, Atty, Donna J. Jackson, Attorney at Law

Motor Carrier Claims for Negligent Entrustment, Hiring and Retention
Navigating Discovery, Apportionment of Fault, Impact of Motor Carrier's Admission of Vicar...
August 22, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide personal injury counsel for proving or defending claims against motor carriers and insurance companies for negligent entrustment, hiring or retention of a truck driver in the wake of a trucking accident. The panel will discuss the elements of each claim, defense theories,... Read More

Speakers:  J. Kent Emison, Partner, Langdon & Emison Patrick E. Foppe, Atty, Lashly & Baer Matthew Wright, Founder, Wright Law

Prescription Audits: When the DEA or AG Come Knocking
Anticipating and Responding to Heightened Investigations of Prescribing and Dispensing Pra...
August 22, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the increased scrutiny of healthcare providers' prescribing and dispensing practices by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and state attorneys general (AG) through their medical boards and other actions, and will guide counsel in preparing for and responding to p... Read More

Speakers:  Lee H. Rosebush, Partner, BakerHostetler

California's New National Origin Discrimination Regulations for Employers
Updated Rules Governing Language Restrictions, Immigration Status Inquiries, Height and We...
August 22, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the new national origin regulations from California's Fair Employment and Housing Council (FEHC) effective July 1, 2018. The expert panel will delve into the new definition of "national origin," permissible and prohibited types of employer policies on language restricti... Read More

Speakers:  Cara F. Barrick, Of Counsel, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart

Share Repurchases: SEC Disclosures, Corporate Authority and State Law Compliance
August 22, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine questions companies should consider in connection with share repurchases, including securities disclosure requirements, corporate authority, contractual restrictions, and other legal implications. The panel will also discuss strategic stock purchase alternatives such as... Read More

Speakers:  Daniel Budofsky, Partner, Pillsbury

South Dakota v. Wayfair: Overturning Physical Presence Rule, New Tax Challenges for Multis...
Sales Taxation Post-Wayfair for Remote Sellers of Goods and Services; Key Tax Planning Con...
August 23, 2018 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will guide tax professionals and advisers on the state tax issues facing remote sellers of taxable goods and services after the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair. The panel features attorneys who represented Wayfair in the case who will discuss the ramific... Read More

Speakers:  Edward J. Bernert, Partner, Baker & Hostetler Martin Eisenstein, Managing Partner, Brann & Isaacson Matthew P. Schaefer, State and Local Tax Partner, Brann & Isaacson

Insurance Coverage in TCPA Claims: Guidance for Insurers and Policyholders
August 23, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the complex insurance coverage issues that arise in defense of Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 (TCPA) claims. Our panel will explore best practices for insurers and policyholders over the full arch of the claims process, from initial notice to resolution, alon... Read More

Speakers:  Aaron S. Weiss, Shareholder, Carlton Fields Jorden Burt

Renewable Energy Projects: Structuring Operations & Maintenance Contracts
Negotiating Owner and Operator Obligations, Services, Termination, Indemnification, Force...
August 23, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel involved in the development of renewable energy projects, with a particular focus on the operations and maintenance (O&M) agreements that underpin such developments. The panel will discuss factors to consider and will outline the important terms and... Read More

Speakers:  David Cayce, Partner, Mercer Thompson Ashley Wald, Partner, Holland & Hart

Ending the Attorney-Client Relationship: Best Practices to Avoid Ethics Violations and Mal...
August 23, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide attorneys and firms with a clear overview of the ethical considerations in terminating a client relationship in various select situations. The panel will outline post-termination obligations and best practices for smoothly concluding the attorney-client relationship. Read More

Speakers:  Kim M. Jackson, Partner, Bovis Kyle Burch & Medlin

IP Protection for Computer Software: Leveraging Copyright, Trade Secrets, Trademarks, Desi...
Evaluating the Protection Options, Weighing the Benefits and Risks
August 23, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel in determining which form of IP protection is the optimal mode for software. The panel will examine the pros and cons of each avenue for protection and how developers and their counsel can best utilize the IP protection available. Read More

Speakers:  Matthew R. Wilmot, Partner, Stoel Rives

Municipal Regulation and Use of Drones: Navigating FAA Rules, State Laws, and Preemption I...
Leveraging Opportunities and Overcoming Challenges of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
August 23, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar for local government counsel will explore issues facing municipalities due to increased use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs)--or drones. The panel will discuss current Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations regarding drones, preemption issues that local governments must... Read More

Speakers:  Andrew Barr, Atty, Cooley Derke J. Price, Equity Partner, Ancel Glink Diamond Bush DiCianni & Krafthefer

Enforceability of Intercreditor Agreements in Bankruptcy: Maximizing Recovery for First an...
August 23, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide commercial finance counsel seeking to enforce or resist enforcement of intercreditor agreements during bankruptcy proceedings. The panel will discuss ways that first-lien and second-lien lenders can best protect their economic interests in the event of bankruptcy. Read More

Speakers:  Eric W. Anderson, Partner, Parker Hudson Rainer & Dobbs Kathleen O. Currey, Partner, Parker Hudson Rainer & Dobbs

Local Counsel Opinions in Real Estate Finance Transactions
Strategies for Maximizing Efficiency and Reducing Risks for Opinion Givers
August 23, 2018 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with tools for drafting local counsel opinions for real estate finance transactions, referencing recent published opinion reports. The panel will also discuss ethical considerations and liability risks associated with the rendering of local counsel opinions and... Read More

Speakers:  Doug Prince, Shareholder, Buchalter Gordon L. Gerson, Gerson Law Firm

Structuring Patent Indemnification Provisions
Allocating Infringement Risk While Accounting for Changes to PTAB Estoppel and Statutory B...
August 28, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to IP owners, licensees and licensors to protect their interests by allocating patent infringement risks during negotiations of indemnification provisions in a patent license or vendor contract. The panel will offer best practices for negotiating and structuring... Read More

Speakers:  Eleanor M. Yost, Shareholder, Carlton Fields Jorden Burt

Rights of First Refusal, Rights of First Offer, Options to Purchase: Key Provisions for Cl...
August 28, 2018 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine and compare rights of first offer (ROFO), rights of first refusal (ROFR), and options to purchase commercial property (collectively, purchase rights). The panel will discuss key drafting points and issues of interpretation which can arise due to a lack of clarity or unf... Read More

Speakers:  Kathryn E. Allen, The Law Office of Kathryn E. Allen Maggie R. Simoneaux-Cuaso, Atty, Silberman Law Firm Victoria J. Siesta, Atty, Ballard Spahr

Structuring and Operating Family Limited Partnerships: Asset Protection and Income Tax Red...
Shifting Income Tax Burden to Lower-Taxed Family Member Partners, Application of Section 1...
August 29, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to structuring and operate Family Limited Partnerships (FLP) in light of the withdrawal of the proposed Section 2704 valuation regulations and the new tax reform bill. The panel will discuss the income tax and asset protection benefits of... Read More

Speakers:  Scott D. Weaver, General Counsel and Chief Fiduciary Officer, Willow Street Group

Private Equity Fund Restructurings: Due Diligence, Sponsor Fiduciary Concerns, Key Deal Po...
August 29, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine various issues sponsors must consider in restructuring an investment fund. The panel discussion will include the threshold due diligence to conduct, the fiduciary duty the sponsor owes existing investors, and the deal points to resolve with incoming investors. Read More

Speakers:  Michael D. Belsley, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis Stephen Butler, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis Aaron Schlaphoff, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis

Medicaid Audits: Challenging Statistical Sampling and Extrapolation
August 29, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel for Medicaid providers to effectively evaluate and challenge the use of statistical sampling and extrapolation in audits seeking to establish overpayment amounts for recoupment. Read More

Speakers:  Dr. Patricia L. Maykuth, Ph.D, President, Research Design Associates David R. Ross, Senior Shareholder, O’Connell and Aronowitz

Structuring Real Estate Joint Ventures to Address Loan and Manager Defaults, Bankruptcy, D...
Management Removal Provisions; Effect on Promote, Distributions, Exit Rights, Third-Party...
August 30, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will enable real estate counsel to draft joint venture agreements which anticipate and provide a structure for addressing loan defaults, poor property performance, and bad acts by the manager or general partner. The panel discussion will include manager removal and related provision... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas G. Maira, Partner, DLA Piper

Contribution Default Remedies for LLCs and Partnerships: Tax Consequences of Dilution, Set...
September 6, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will guide tax professionals and advisers on structuring contribution-default remedies for LLCs and partnerships. The panel will discuss the complexities of contribution-default remedies, such as interest dilution, set-offs and loans. The panel will also tackle a variety of tax... Read More

Speakers:  Professor Bradley T. Borden, Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School

New Section 951A: GILTI Rules for Individual and Non-C Corporation CFC Shareholders
Treatment of CFC income, Reporting Requirements, Planning Techniques to Defer or Reduce GI...
September 12, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax professionals with guidance on the challenges of the global intangible low taxed income (GILTI) provisions under the new tax bill. The panel will discuss treatment of controlled foreign corporation (CFC) income, reporting requirements for individual and non-C co... Read More

Speakers:  Cindy Grossman, Partner, Giordani Swanger Ripp and Jetel Libin S. Zhang, Partner, Roberts & Holland

Phase-Out of LIBOR: Impact on Floating Rate Loans and Derivatives; Implementing New Refere...
September 12, 2018 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss various ramifications of the scheduled phase-out of LIBOR (London Interbank Offered Rate) at the end of 2021, and steps lenders and finance counsel should take now to assess and possibly amend existing transaction documentation and to manage new transactions. The panel... Read More

Speakers:  Cheryl I. Aaron, Senior Counsel, Michael Best & Friedrich Mark Heimendinger, Shareholder, Lowndes Drosdick Doster Kantor & Reed

Blockchain Applications in Real Estate Finance: Mortgage Origination, Securitization and S...
September 13, 2018 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will familiarize real estate finance counsel with some of the current and potential uses of blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) in commercial mortgage origination, securitization, and servicing. The panel will also discuss the legal and regulatory hurdles companies ma... Read More

Speakers:  Jason A. Nagi, Shareholder, Polsinelli Ron Quaranta, Chairman, Wall Street Blockchain Alliance Timothy Willis, Managing Director, RiskSpan

Chapter 11 Bankruptcy and Tax Reform: Implications for Reorganized Debtors and 363 Asset P...
Expensing Newly Acquired Assets, Deducting Interest Expense, Utilizing NOL Carryforwards,...
December 31, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will examine federal tax considerations in Chapter 11 reorganizations, with particular focus on the ways in which tax reform will affect debtors, creditors and Section 363 purchasers. Panel discussion will include factors to consider to preserve the ability of the reorganized en... Read More

Speakers:  Rich D. Liebman, Managing Director, Transaction Tax Services, Grant Thornton

Using A-B Disclaimer Trusts to Minimize Income Tax: Restating Existing Bypass Trusts
December 31, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel with a practical and detailed guide to structuring A-B Disclaimer Trusts. The panel will offer useful tools to use A-B Disclaimers to increase flexibility for surviving spouses to engage in post-mortem planning as opposed to a non-dividing tr... Read More

Speakers:  Edward P. Schlesier, Board Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, Blanchard Krasner & French Bruce D. Steiner, Of Counsel, Kleinberg Kaplan Wolff & Cohen

Drafting and Defending Software Patents to Survive Section 101 and AIA Challenges
Anticipating and Minimizing the Risk of 101, 103 Rejections, Recent Court Guidance
July 17, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent practitioners on how to draft their patent applications to overcome both Section 101 and AIA challenges. This panel has decades of experience in Section 101 and has represented patent owners numerous times in AIA reviews. Read More

Speakers:  Michael L. Kiklis, Member, Bass Berry & Sims Stephen G. Kunin, Partner, Maier & Maier

Mental Health Parity Legal Requirements for Employer Health Plans: Increased Risks to Plan...
MHPAEA Compliance, Enforcement, Litigation and Best Practices for Health Plan Audits
July 17, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide benefits counsel and advisers with guidance on overcoming challenges in ensuring compliance with the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA) for plan sponsors and insurers. The panel will discuss the requirements of MHPAEA for health plans that provide me... Read More

Speakers:  Ryan C. Temme, Atty, Groom Law Group Christopher W. Welsch, Atty, Winston & Strawn

Negotiating Audit Provisions in Software Licensing Agreements
Managing Compliance, Access, Duration, and Scope of Audits of Software, Platform, and Infr...
July 17, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will explore the critical issues for counsel to address when negotiating audit provisions in software licensing agreements. Our distinguished panel will offer practical guidance for corporate and technology counsel on drafting audit terms for on-premise and cloud-based software lice... Read More

Speakers:  R. Taylor Matthews, III, Member, Lewis Rice Billee Elliott McAuliffe, Member, Lewis Rice Benjamin J. Siders, Member, Lewis Rice

2017 AIA Construction Documents: New Insurance Requirements
New Insurance and Bond Requirements Exhibit, A-201 Article 11
July 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide construction counsel through the new insurance provisions of the 2017 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Form. Our panel will discuss critical updates to the insurance requirements, their interplay with other AIA Form provisions, and practical considerations for parti... Read More

Speakers:  Jeffrey R. Appelbaum, Partner, Thompson Hine Joshua N. Kutch, Atty, Frost Brown Todd Justin L. Weisberg, Partner, Schuyler Roche & Crisham

New Section 951A: GILTI Rules for Individual and Non-C Corporation CFC Shareholders
Treatment of CFC income, Reporting Requirements, Planning Techniques to Defer or Reduce GI...
July 12, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax professionals with guidance on the challenges of the global intangible low taxed income (GILTI) provisions under the new tax bill. The panel will discuss treatment of controlled foreign corporation (CFC) income, reporting requirements for individual and non-C co... Read More

Speakers:  Cindy Grossman, Partner, Giordani Swanger Ripp and Jetel Libin S. Zhang, Partner, Roberts & Holland

Special Purpose Entities in Real Estate Transactions: Structuring and Documentation
Mastering Separateness Provisions, Single Member LLCs, Recycled Entities, Independent Dire...
July 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare real estate counsel to structure special purpose, bankruptcy remote entities which satisfy the requirements of CMBS and portfolio lenders. The panel will discuss current separateness provisions, the conditions and documentation for independent directors, single-member L... Read More

Speakers:  Daniel B. Denny, Atty, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Samuel A. Newman, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Kahlil T. Yearwood, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher

M&A Post-Closing Claims for Breaches of Reps and Warranties: Strategies for Pursuing or De...
Identifying and Addressing Trouble Spots That Risk Post-Closing Losses, Impede Recovery or...
July 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the types of post-closing breach claims that arise most frequently in M&A transactions, share practical tips to help buyers and sellers negotiate and draft stronger deal documents, and discuss litigation strategies that should prove useful to parties who find themselves... Read More

Speakers:  Gregory S. Brow, Partner, Dentons US Jeff J. Litvak, Senior Managing Director—Forensic Litigation, FTI Consulting Matthew L. Ogurick, Partner, K&L Gates

Prop 65 Revisions: Liability Allocation, New Safe Harbor Warning, Internet Warnings
Compliance Challenges for Manufacturers, Distributors, Retailers and Others in the Chain o...
July 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide environmental, products liability and business counsel regarding products sold to California consumers on complying with Proposition 65 and the Safer Consumer Products Act. The panel will discuss recent changes to the regulations and offer best practices for regulatory co... Read More

Speakers:  Mike K. Easter, J.D., CHMM, Principal, EnSight Consulting Christopher (Smitty) Smith, Atty, Steptoe & Johnson

Trucking and Auto Injury Cases: Deposing Accident Reconstruction and Biomechanical Experts
July 11, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare personal injury attorneys in trucking and auto cases to depose accident reconstruction and biomechanical experts. The webinar will discuss best practices for questioning and cross-examining deponents, strategies for strengthening or challenging an expert's credentials,... Read More

Speakers:  Richard M. Goodman, Atty, Goodman Kalahar Thomas C. O'Brien, Senior Counsel, Miller Canfield Paddock and Stone Ralph F. Valitutti, Principal, Kitch Drutchas Wagner Valitutti & Sherbrook

Minority Investors in LLCs: Contractual Limitations, Waivers of Fiduciary Duties, Other Ke...
Protecting Minority Interests, Choice of Entity in Litigation, Implied Covenants, Contract...
July 11, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel advising LLC planners, managers, and investors. The panel will discuss recent cases involving contractual waivers of fiduciary duties, the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing, and contractual discretion by the board. Read More

Speakers:  Christopher N. Kelly, Partner, Potter Anderson Corroon Michael P. Maxwell, Atty, Potter Anderson & Corroon

Private Equity Real Estate Fund Formation: Capital Raising, Regulatory Issues and Negotiat...
Capital Contributions, Allocation of Profits/Losses, Clawbacks, Return of Capital, Fees, C...
July 11, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the crucial structural considerations and legal complexities of forming, launching and operating a private real estate fund. The program will review how recent regulatory developments affect fund managers and investors regarding issues like fees and expenses, co-investm... Read More

Speakers:  Ricardo J. Hollingsworth, Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman Heather L. Preston, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Walter S. Weinberg, Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman

Benefit Plans in M&A: Transitioning Pension, Savings and Welfare Plans
Best Practices to Avoid Liability for Underfunding, Plan Defects and Unintended Benefits
July 10, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide perspectives and experiences to help counsel navigate through employee benefits issues in mergers and acquisitions that are often overlooked and can materially affect the value of a transaction. To avoid unexpected liability, benefits counsel must be familiar with the c... Read More

Speakers:  Michael R. Bergmann, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Ian L. Levin, Partner, Schulte Roth & Zabel Alessandra K. Murata, Partner, Goodwin Procter

Cyber Insurance in Commercial Contracts: Allocation of Risk, Coverage, Interplay With Othe...
July 10, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on negotiating and drafting provisions allocating cybersecurity risks through the use of insurance. Our panel will discuss the increasing need for these terms, key considerations in placing coverage, and their interplay with other insurance provisions in commercia... Read More

Speakers:  Shelby S. Guilbert, Jr., Partner, King & Spalding Greg M. Steinberg, Atty, White and Williams

Negotiating Key Provisions in Shared Work Space Agreements
Rights of Use, Allocation of Risk, Indemnification in Licensing vs. Leasehold Interests
July 10, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will explore the unique issues facing commercial landlords and tenants of co-working or shared office space. Our panel will compare the agreements between the parties (lease vs. license), and provide guidance on how to most effectively address the risks associated with those differe... Read More

Speakers:  John G. Kelly, Shareholder, Bean Kinney & Korman Jennifer O. Schiffer, Shareholder, Bean Kinney & Korman

Litigating Indemnification and Representations and Warranty Provisions in Commercial Litig...
July 10, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss litigating indemnification and reps and warranty provisions in commercial contracts. The program will provide counsel with strategies for enforcing or attacking claims arising from contractual disputes involving these provisions. Read More

Speakers:  Arthur H. Aufses, III, Partner, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel Jeff Brown, Partner, Thompson Coburn

Post-Sale Restrictions: Protecting Patented Products After Lexmark
July 5, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will review the Supreme Court's Lexmark decision and discuss the impact of the decision for the patent world. The panel will provide insight into protecting patent products without post-sale restrictions. Read More

Speakers:  Andrew Dolak, Partner, O'Melveny & Myers Audra C. Eidem Heinze, Shareholder, Banner & Witcoff Timothy C. Meece, Shareholder, Banner & Witcoff

Rule 68 Offers of Judgment in Personal Injury: Responding, Countering or Rejecting
June 28, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will analyze how Rule 68 offers of judgment are used in personal injury cases, discuss how defense counsel can leverage an offer to induce settlement, and explain the challenges, considerations and pitfalls for plaintiff's counsel in responding to or rejecting an offer. Read More

Speakers:  James R. Doyle, Partner, Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith David S. Fried, Atty, Fried & Bonder

Expanding Scope of Clean Water Act Jurisdiction and Liability: Impact of Recent Circuit Co...
New Standard for Determining When Liability Attaches for Indirect Discharges
June 28, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the two recent U.S. Circuit Court opinions on Clean Water Act (CWA) jurisdiction and potential liability. The panel will explore the potential differences in the courts' standards and the impact on the CWA landscape. The panel will also offer insight regarding what comp... Read More

Speakers:  Sarah Peterman Bell, Partner, Farella Braun + Martel David J. Lazerwitz, Partner, Farella Braun + Martel

ERISA Compliance: Implementing Effective Claims Procedures Under Section 503 and DOL Regul...
Drafting and Amending Plan Claims Procedures to Minimize Litigation and Ensure Compliance
June 27, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide employee benefits counsel and plan sponsors a detailed analysis of practical methods for creating and implementing claims procedures in accord with Section 503 of ERISA and DOL regulations. The panel will discuss ERISA requirements for establishing claims procedures, im... Read More

Speakers:  Timothy K. Eicher, Principal, Slevin & Hart Roberta Casper Watson, Partner, The Wagner Law Group

Corporate Venture Capital: Structuring Concerns for Investors and Startups
Objectives of CVC vs. Pure Venture Capital, Term Sheets, Key Provisions of Investment and...
June 27, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide commercial finance and private equity counsel with a review of corporate venture capital (CVC) investments in startups. The panel will discuss the differing objectives of corporate vs. pure venture capital investors and how those objectives are reflected in deal points... Read More

Speakers:  Cindy L. Dole, Morgan Lewis & Bockius Thomas W. Kellerman, Partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius

Builder's Risk Coverage for Construction Defects and Accidents Caused by Defective Workman...
Navigating Mere Defective Workmanship, Accidents and External Causes, Express Exclusions,...
June 27, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the scope of coverage for construction accidents and defects caused by defective workmanship, accidents and external causes. The panel will review express exclusions for faulty workmanship and the inherent vice and latent defect exclusion. Read More

Speakers:  Nick A. Dolejsi, Counsel, Zelle Michael V. Pepe, Atty, Saxe Doernberger & Vita William D. Wilson, Partner, Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass

Data Protection in Cloud Computing Agreements: Allocating Risk, Interplay With Other Terms...
June 27, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will explore the myriad issues associated with data protection provisions in cloud computing agreements. Business and technology counsel will hear from our expert panel as they discuss issue-spotting, key provisions for inclusion, and practical considerations for crafting data prote... Read More

Speakers:  John C. Eustice, Member, Miller & Chevalier Peter J. Kinsella, Partner, Perkins Coie David W. Tollen, Founder, Tech Contracts Academy

UCC Article 9 Update on Searching and Filing: Best Practices for Secured Lenders Under the...
June 26, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will update commercial finance attorneys on the 2010 UCC Article 9 amendments and outline best practices for secured lenders regarding filing and searching methods under the amended rules. The program will also address recent case law developments since the amendments became effecti... Read More

Speakers:  Edwin E. Smith, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius Steven O. Weise, Partner, Proskauer Rose

Means-Plus-Function Patent Claims: Treatment in Prosecution, Litigation and Post-Grant Pro...
June 26, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide patent counsel with a review of the impact of the Williamson decision on means-plus-function and/or functional claims, and the benefits and risks of using means-plus-function and/or functional claims given district court litigation, actual patent claims issued by the US... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Anthony M. Gutowski, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner C. Brandon Rash, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

URS, UDRP, ACPA and Beyond: Domain Name Enforcement in the New gTLD Era
Strategies for Brand Protection, Leveraging Recent Decisions, Weighing the Pros and Cons
June 26, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to trademark counsel on the advantages and disadvantages of the Uniform Rapid Suspension (URS) system, the Uniform Domain Name Resolution Policy (UDRP) and the Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act (ACPA). The panel will examine the considerations in deter... Read More

Speakers:  Debra L. Innocenti, Partner, Innocenti Jones Jonathan S. Jennings, Partner, Pattishall McAuliffe Newbury Hilliard & Geraldson

Qualified Opportunity Zones: New Tax Incentives for Commercial Real Estate and Other Inves...
Deferred Capital Gains and Tax Abatement Under New IRC Section 1400Z; Forming Qualified Op...
June 26, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will give real estate, venture capital, and finance counsel a working knowledge of "Qualified Opportunity Zones" and "Qualified Opportunity Funds" created under the new tax law. The panel will discuss capital gains deferral, tax free treatment of long-term appreciation, and other ta... Read More

Speakers:  Ryan D. Bailine, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig James O. Lang, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig

FinCEN's Beneficial Ownership Rule: New Due Diligence Requirements for Customer Ownership...
June 26, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine FinCEN's new regulation, "Customer Due Diligence Requirements for Financial Institutions," known as the "CDD Rule," "Beneficial Ownership Rule," or "Beneficial Owner Rule" (Rule) and how it will impact anti-money laundering (AML) procedures of banks and other covered fi... Read More

Speakers:  Elizabeth A. Khalil, CIPM, CIPP/US, CIPP/EU, Member, Dykema Gossett Samantha Welch, Director, Navigant Consulting

Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims Against Trustees/Managers of Closely Held Businesses
June 26, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide estate planning counsel, fiduciary advisers, and litigators in pursuing and defending breach of fiduciary duty claims against trustees whose trusts have significant or controlling interests in closely held businesses. These circumstances often arise after the death of a p... Read More

Speakers:  Kenneth J. Fair, Partner, Wright Close & Barger Robert C. Port, Partner, Gaslowitz Frankel

Structuring M&A and Private Equity Sales Involving Employee Stock Ownership Plans
Evaluating Advantages and Risks, Best Practices for Structuring the Deal
June 26, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE webinar will examine the growing use of leveraged employee stock ownership plans ("ESOPs") in structuring acquisitions, divestitures and private equity sales and purchases. The panel will discuss the advantages and challenges of selling all or part of a business to an employee stock ownershi... Read More

Speakers:  Roy Helsing, CEO, The Helsing Group David R. Johanson, Senior Partner, Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young

Corporate Board Meeting Minutes, Agendas and Other Written Records: Governance Best Practi...
Safeguarding Directors Against Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims With Effective Document Pre...
June 21, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide corporate secretaries and other governance professionals in implementing best practices for board of director meetings to guard against breach of fiduciary claims and other legal challenges to director actions. The panel will discuss critical considerations for boards and... Read More

Speakers:  Paul Marcela, President & Managing Director, Governance Partners Group Mark J. Mihanovic, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery

Protecting Trademark Rights Outside the U.S.
Registering Marks Abroad, Pros and Cons of the Madrid System, Enforcing IP Rights
June 21, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to trademark owners and applicants in deciding whether to register marks outside the U.S., the advantages and disadvantages of the Madrid System for International Registration, and trademark rights enforcement challenges. Read More

Speakers:  Stephen Feingold, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Barbara J. Grahn, Partner, Fox Rothschild Roberto Kunz-Hallstein, Partner, Dr. Kunz-Hallstein Rechtsanwälte

Reciprocal Easement Agreements: Structuring and Amending REAs for Retail and Mixed-Use Pro...
Protecting Rights and Obligations; Minimizing Risk for Developers, Retailers and Other Pro...
June 21, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide real estate practitioners with guidance on drafting reciprocal easement agreements (REAs) for retail and mixed use developments and redevelopments, subdividing existing projects for investment sales, avoiding common pitfalls in drafting REAs, and utilizing best practice... Read More

Speakers:  Keli Colby, Of Counsel, Ballard Spahr George A. Schmidt, Senior Counsel, Husch Blackwell Thomas B. Smallwood, Partner, Stinson Leonard Street

Regulating Political Signs and Speech: Responding to First Amendment and Land Use Challeng...
June 21, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for counsel to local governments on how to lawfully regulate the display of political signs and public employee campaigning on municipal property--without violating federal and state constitutions. Read More

Speakers:  Elena Q. Gerli, Partner, Aleshire & Wynder Alan C. Weinstein, JD, Director of Law & Public Policy Program, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law and Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs at Cleveland State University

Double Patenting: Defeating Double Patenting Rejections and Avoiding Terminal Disclaimers
June 21, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel for understanding Patent Term Adjustment (PTA) B-delay possibilities and double patenting, particularly given a desire not to lose PTA in an earlier issued patent. The panel will analyze recent court treatment and offer best practices to defeat double patenting... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Amelia Feulner Baur, Ph.D, Founding Partner, McNeill Baur Jill K. MacAlpine, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Rebecca B. Scarr, Ph.D., Partner, McNeill Baur

Structuring a Private Placement Memorandum for the Private Offering and Sale of Securities
Determining Materiality, Assessing Risk Factors and Conducting Due Diligence
June 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the attorney's role in drafting and reviewing the private placement memorandum (PPM) for the private sale and solicitation of securities to ensure compliance with SEC disclosure rules for securities offerings and applicable state laws. Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan R. Shechter, Partner, Foley Shechter Brett A. Cenkus, Cenkus Law

Medicare Advantage and Part D Changes: Benefits Flexibility, Payment Rules, and Decreased...
June 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on significant developments to Medicare Advantage (MA) and Part D. The panel will provide an overview of the changes, discussing how these changes will impact healthcare payers. The panel will also offer insight into what payers and their counsel must d... Read More

Speakers:  Mimi Moll Alexandre, Atty, McDermott Will & Emery Kate McDonald, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery Annie Hsu Shieh, Senior Compliance Counsel, Central Health Plan of California

Personal Injury Claims for Uber and Lyft Accidents: Navigating Complex Liability and Insur...
June 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide personal injury attorneys in navigating the complex liability and insurance coverage issues that arise from auto accidents involving rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft. The panel will discuss the plaintiff and defense perspectives on this emerging area of the law. Read More

Speakers:  Jeanine D. Clark, Partner, Margolis Edelstein Stan M. Doerrer, Law Office of Stan M. Doerrer

FLSA Collective Action Conditional Certification and Decertification Strategies
Evaluating Pursuit or Opposition of Certification or Decertification Motions, Navigating C...
June 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide employment counsel with guidance for pursuing or opposing conditional certification or decertification motions in collective actions brought under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The panel will discuss the standards courts are applying when ruling on conditional ce... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew C. Helland, Partner, Nichols Kaster Jennifer A. Riley, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw Peter J. Wozniak, Senior Counsel, Seyfarth Shaw

Minimizing Tax on Trust Transfers Through Basis Adjustment
Estate Asset Basis Management: Trust Transfers, Credit Shelter Trusts, and Post Mortem Act...
June 20, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and fiduciary advisers with an advanced practical guide to basis adjustment techniques and strategies to minimize income tax on estate and trust assets. Estate planning authority James G. Blase will discuss advanced strategies for achieving i... Read More

Speakers:  James G. Blase, CPA, JD, LLM, Principal, Blase & Associates

Blockchain Applications in Real Estate Finance: Mortgage Origination, Securitization and S...
June 19, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will familiarize real estate finance counsel with some of the current and potential uses of blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) in commercial mortgage origination, securitization, and servicing. The panel will also discuss the legal and regulatory hurdles companies ma... Read More

Speakers:  Jason A. Nagi, Shareholder, Polsinelli Ron Quaranta, Chairman, Wall Street Blockchain Alliance Timothy Willis, Managing Director, RiskSpan

Supply Chain Agreements: Consequential Damage Disclaimers, Indemnity, Force Majeure, Termi...
June 19, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the interplay between several critical terms in supply chain agreements--namely, indemnification, consequential damage disclaimers, force majeure, termination and warranty provisions. Our distinguished panel will discuss practical guidance for structuring these terms an... Read More

Speakers:  Vanessa L. Miller, Partner, Foley & Lardner Jeffrey A. Soble, Partner, Foley & Lardner Kathleen E. Wegrzyn, Senior Counsel, Foley & Lardner

Commercial Real Estate Loan Documents: Current Structures and Negotiating Trends
Nonrecourse Carve-outs, Springing Guaranties, SPE Provisions, Cash Management and More
June 14, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide real estate counsel with an understanding of structural characteristics that institutional real estate lenders currently require in commercial real estate loans and typically negotiated terms. The panel will also discuss crucial court decisions that have impacted indust... Read More

Speakers:  James E. Goodrich, Partner, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr Thomas C. Homburger, University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law

Secondary Considerations at the PTAB: Combating Obviousness Challenges, Establishing Nexus
June 14, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on the use of secondary considerations at the the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). The panel will examine what works and what does not when seeking to defeat validity challenges. The panel will also review Federal Circuit decisions addressing secondary... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew L. Fedowitz, Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Philip L. Hirschhorn, Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Christopher M. Cherry, Ph.D., Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney

Medicare and Medicaid Audits Using Statistical Sampling and Extrapolation: Challenging Met...
June 14, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel for healthcare providers to understand the demands of Medicare and Medicaid compliance audits and overpayment investigations. The panel will review sampling process and outline approaches for providers and their counsel to challenge overpayment extrapolations. T... Read More

Speakers:  Anna M. Grizzle, Member, Bass Berry & Sims Dr. Patricia L. Maykuth, Ph.D, President, Research Design Associates

Navigating Multistate Tax Issues With Pass-Through Entities
Reconciling State Recognition Rules and Overcoming Complexities With the Taxation of S Cor...
June 14, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will guide tax counsel and advisers to resolve complex tax questions confronting pass-through entities with a presence in more than one state. Our panel will brief attendees on state recognition rules and other complexities that apply to multistate S corps, LLCs and partnerships... Read More

Speakers:  Christopher Beaudro, Atty, Eversheds Sutherland (US) Justin T. Brown, Atty, Eversheds Sutherland (US) Charles C. Capouet, Atty, Eversheds Sutherland (US)

Defeating Reptilian Tactics in First-Party Insurance Cases
June 14, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide insurance counsel on the increasing application of the "reptile theory" in first-party insurance cases. Our panel will explore tactics used by counsel for insureds to leverage this litigation strategy and steps insurers can take to effectively neutralize them. The panel w... Read More

Speakers:  Karen K. Karabinos, Partner, Drew Eckl & Farnham Cassandra V. Meyer, Senior Member, The Cavanagh Law Firm Robert H. Wright, Partner, Horvitz & Levy

Fiduciary Duties in Closely Held Entities: Litigation Strategies for Plaintiffs and Defend...
June 13, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide commercial business litigators with a game plan when litigating breach of fiduciary duties claims, focusing on causes of action, defenses, remedies, and proof. The program will discuss litigation strategies from the perspectives of plaintiffs and defendants. Read More

Speakers:  Jordan Segal, Mantese Honigman Ian M. Williamson, Mantese Honigman

Anticipating Challenges in Estate Plans
Identifying High-Risk Client Scenarios, Using In Terrorem and Arbitration Clauses, Documen...
June 13, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a practical guide to structuring an estate plan in anticipation of potential challenges. The panel will discuss risk factors in identifying problematic beneficiaries as well as trust provisions, and will outline specific steps a... Read More

Speakers:  Brian P. Corrigan, Partner, Farrell Fritz Joseph T. La Ferlita, Partner, Farrell Fritz

New SEC Guidance on Cybersecurity Disclosures: Risks, Incidents, Materiality, Data Governa...
June 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the new SEC guidance regarding disclosures that must be made by public companies relating to cybersecurity risks and incidents. The panel will discuss how best to strike a balance between providing adequate disclosure and protecting company information systems. The pane... Read More

Speakers:  Sten-Erik Hoidal, Shareholder, Fredrikson & Byron Timothy Newman, Partner, Haynes and Boone

Trademarks Abandonment at TTAB and the Courts: Excusable Nonuse, Cancellation Petition, Im...
June 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel on trademark abandonment and the corresponding proceedings at the TTAB and in federal cases. The panel will address the bases for filing an affidavit of excusable nonuse with the USPTO so that a registration is not cancelled, and discuss how an ab... Read More

Speakers:  James Hastings, Of Counsel, Collen Intellectual Property Law Donna M.D. Thomas, Managing Principal, Astrachan Gunst Thomas

Managed Care Disputes: Litigating Issues Involving Coverage, Payment Practices and More
June 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare healthcare counsel to litigate managed care claims. The panel will discuss legal, substantive and practical considerations in common areas of dispute. Read More

Speakers:  Edwin E. Brooks, Partner, McGuireWoods Jonathan M. Herman, Managing Member, Herman Law Firm

Severance Plans and ERISA Compliance: Limiting Liability in Design and Implementation of S...
June 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide employee benefits counsel and advisers on practical methods and best practices in structuring severance plans in compliance with ERISA. The panel will discuss what makes a severance plan subject to ERISA, requirements to avoid penalties, Section 409A considerations, and t... Read More

Speakers:  Kenneth J. Laverriere, Partner, Shearman & Sterling Cydni Waldner, Of Counsel, Hawley Troxell

Billboard Leasing Agreements: Key Considerations for Landlords and Tenants
June 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide real property counsel with a review of essential provisions in billboard lease agreements. Our panel of real estate attorneys will discuss how to address the unique concerns of both landlords and tenants for various considerations, including site suitability and use res... Read More

Speakers:  Richard F. Hamlin, Founding Partner, Hamlin Cody Marnie Christine Cody, Partner, Hamlin Cody Glenn D. Wright, Principal, Wright Law Firm

Key 2017 NLRB Rulings and Reversals Impacting Non-Union and Union Employers
Handbook Policy Review, Mandatory Arbitration Agreements, Unilateral Implementation of Con...
June 7, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide labor and employment counsel with a review of the latest rulings and the enforcement initiatives from the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), as well as the highly anticipated Supreme Court decision on the legality of mandatory arbitration agreements. The panel will... Read More

Speakers:  Douglas Darch, Partner, Baker & McKenzie John S. Ferrer, Of Counsel, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart Jason W. Kearnaghan, Partner, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton

Legal Ethics Issues When an Attorney Leaves the Firm: Managing Client Communications and F...
June 7, 2018 CLE, CLE Ethics CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare law firms and practitioners for legal ethics issues that arise when an attorney leaves one firm for another firm. The panel will discuss critical issues such as client communications, property and work-product disputes, and conflicts facing the attorney and the new firm... Read More

Speakers:  Geri S. Krauss, Atty, Krauss William P. Schuman, PC, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery

High-Volatility Commercial Real Estate Loans: Guidance for Developers and Lenders on HVCRE...
Navigating Borrower Contributed Capital Rules, Maximum LTV Ratio, Conversion to Permanent...
June 7, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will be a timely introduction to the high-volatility commercial real estate (HVCRE) regime. Our panel will discuss Basel III requirements for HVCRE loans and the HVCRE exemption criteria, and the recent reforms to the Dodd-Frank Act which modify those requirements. The program will... Read More

Speakers:  Joseph Philip Forte, Partner, Sullivan & Worcester Matthew (Matt) Galligan, President, Real Estate Finance, CIT Gregg Gerken, Executive Vice President, U.S. Head of CRE, TD Bank William G. Lashbrook, Senior Vice President, PNC Bank

Modifying Irrevocable Trusts: Changing the Unchangeable?
Navigating Modification Methods, Governing Law, Consent Requirements, and Tax Consideratio...
June 6, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning counsel with practical techniques to modify an irrevocable trust. The panel will describe the various modification methods, including decanting, construction, reformation, division and amendment. The program will also address potential state law issues a... Read More

Speakers:  Lauren Evans DeJong, Of Counsel, Stahl Cowen Crowley Addis Jaclyn G. Feffer, Principal, Fiduciary Counsel, Bessemer Trust Meryl G. Finkelstein, Partner, Brick & Patel

Structuring Indemnification Provisions in Business Associate Agreements: Allocating Risk i...
June 6, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to healthcare counsel for determining whether and when to include indemnification provisions in business associate agreements (BAAs). The panel will offer best practices for negotiating indemnification provisions. Read More

Speakers:  Kimberly J. Gold, Senior Counsel, Norton Rose Fulbright US Brad M. Rostolsky, Partner, Reed Smith

Deposing Truck Drivers and Trucking Company Representatives in Injury Cases
Questioning Deponents, Using Demonstrative Exhibits, Raising and Defending Objections, Dea...
June 6, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare personal injury attorneys representing victims in trucking injury cases to depose truck drivers and trucking company representatives. The webinar will discuss best practices for effectively questioning deponents, videotaping driver depositions, using demonstrative exhib... Read More

Speakers:  J.J. Burns, Esq., Dollar Burns & Becker Steven M. Gursten, Atty, Michigan Auto Law Timothy M. Whiting, Founding & Managing Partner, Whiting Law Group

Impact of Tax Reform on Commercial Finance Documents: Adjustments to Financial and Other C...
June 6, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the impact of tax reform on financial and other covenants in commercial loan documents. The panel will discuss document revisions a borrower might request to address lower corporate tax rates and other tax law changes, and the lender's perspective on those revisions. Read More

Speakers:  Elena Otero, Partner, Holland & Knight Matthew D. Mosby, Managing Director, KPMG Sean J. Tevel, Atty, Holland & Knight

Functional Claiming for Software Patents: Leveraging Recent Court Treatment
Surviving 112(f) and Disclosing Functional Basis for Software to Meet Heightened Standard...
June 5, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on functional claiming in software patents and USPTO prosecution. The panel will examine recent court treatment and explain how to navigate the issue of functionality given the uncertainties in the prosecution and litigation contexts. Read More

Speakers:  Cory C. Bell, Atty, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Christopher S. Schultz, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Groundwater Contamination Litigation: Proving and Defending Against Liability
Demonstrating Nexus, Causation and Injury to Recover Damages
June 5, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide environmental counsel with a review of the regulatory structures for groundwater contamination, analyze lessons from recent significant cases, discuss trends for damage recovery, and outline best practices for proving and defending against liability. Read More

Speakers:  Paul J. Napoli, Of Counsel, Napoli Shkolnik R. Trent Taylor, Partner, McGuireWoods Andrew M. Thompson, Partner, Smith Gambrell & Russell

Utilizing Limitation of Liability Clauses in Business Contracts
Limiting Potential Damages and Avoiding Pitfalls With Carefully Negotiated Provisions
June 5, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide business counsel to draft and negotiate appropriate limitation of liability (LOL) clauses in business contracts. The panel will discuss critical considerations when crafting the provisions, enforceability challenges, the interplay of LOL clauses with indemnification provi... Read More

Speakers:  Monique N. Bhargava, Partner, Loeb & Loeb Eric A. Grasberger, Partner, Stoel Rives Kenneth W. Lee, Principal, Post & Schell

Fiduciary Litigation for Defined Contribution Plan Administrators: Risks and Challenges
Selecting Plan Investments, Monitoring Fees, Breach of Duty Claims, Recent Court Decisions...
June 5, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA counsel with a comprehensive understanding of fiduciary litigation and the risks and challenges of defined contribution plan sponsors and administrators. The panel will discuss the necessary methods of selecting plan investments, monitoring fee structures, defendi... Read More

Speakers:  Mark E. Bokert, Partner/Co-Chair, Davis & Gilbert Julie G. Reiser, Partner, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll Barry L. Salkin, Of Counsel, The Wagner Law Group

Leveraging Daubert Motions in Class Certification: Using or Challenging Expert Testimony A...
June 5, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare class counsel with defense strategies to evaluate and determine whether and when to raise a Daubert motion to prevent certification, and plaintiff strategies to defeat or hinder Daubert challenges pre-certification. The panel will examine the latest and varying court ru... Read More

Speakers:  Jeffrey A. Leon, Partner, Quantum Legal Geoffrey M. Wyatt, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

LBO Transactions in Bankruptcy: Fraudulent Transfer Issues for Lenders, Equity Purchasers,...
Impact of Merit Management and Other Recent Case Law
May 31, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will update practitioners on the latest challenges to leveraged buyout (LBO) transactions in bankruptcy. The panel will explain the implications of particular deal structures, review underlying legal theories of creditor challenges, and outline best practices for mitigating risk or... Read More

Speakers:  Henry P. Baer, Jr., Partner, Finn Dixon & Herling Lisa S. Bonsall, Partner, McCarter & English

M&A Buyer Protection Provisions Beyond Indemnification for Breaches of Representations and...
Minimizing Buyer's Risk with Provisions Including Purchase Price Adjustments, Contingent P...
May 31, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide deal counsel in negotiating and drafting provisions in M&A purchase agreements that provide additional protections to buyers beyond indemnification for breaches of representations and warranties. The panel will outline approaches for leveraging purchase price adjustments,... Read More

Speakers:  David J. Mack, Atty, Dorsey & Whitney John Marsalek, Partner, Dorsey & Whitney Eric Rauch, Partner, Dorsey & Whitney

Rights of First Refusal, Rights of First Offer, Options to Purchase: Key Provisions for Cl...
May 31, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine and compare rights of first offer (ROFO), rights of first refusal (ROFR), and options to purchase commercial property (collectively, purchase rights). The panel will discuss key drafting points and issues of interpretation which can arise due to a lack of clarity or unf... Read More

Speakers:  Kathryn E. Allen, The Law Office of Kathryn E. Allen Maggie R. Simoneaux-Cuaso, Atty, Silberman Law Firm Victoria J. Siesta, Atty, Ballard Spahr

Voluntary Disclosure of Foreign Assets: Current Challenges for Noncompliant U.S. Taxpayers
IRS Ends the OVDP; Other Options for Compliance, Avoiding Penalties and Potential Criminal...
May 31, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide counsel and tax advisers with guidance on available options for reporting foreign assets of noncompliant U.S. taxpayers. The panel will discuss Foreign Bank Account Report (FBAR) requirements, implications of the IRS' termination of the Offshore Voluntary Disclosure... Read More

Speakers:  Dennis N. Brager, Esq., Brager Tax Law Group Deborah J. Jacobs, Owner, The Law Office of Deborah J. Jacobs

Alternative Financing for Renewable Energy Projects: Evaluating Options, Structuring the D...
May 31, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to companies and investors on understanding current financing trends, evaluating alternative financing structures, and utilizing them to finance renewable energy projects. Read More

Speakers:  Paul N. Belval, Partner, Day Pitney Caileen Kateri (Kat) Gamache, Senior Counsel, Norton Rose Fulbright

Defending Class Actions Using Absent Class Member Discovery
Evaluating Whether to Seek Discovery of Putative Class Members; Leveraging Evidence at Cer...
May 30, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare defense counsel to evaluate whether and how to pursue discovery of absent class members in class litigation. The panel will discuss the courts' varying positions on permitting absent class member discovery, when to request discovery from putative class members, the type... Read More

Speakers:  Wystan M. Ackerman, Partner, Robinson & Cole Andrew J. Trask, Senior Counsel, McGuire Woods

Information-Sharing by Healthcare Collaborations: Managing Antitrust Risk
May 30, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for healthcare counsel on antitrust violations that can arise when competitors share information either related to a partnership through a joint venture, ACO or merger. The panel will offer insights and guidance on the limitations of exchanging information and... Read More

Speakers:  Robert F. Leibenluft, Partner, Hogan Lovells US Leigh L. Oliver, Partner, Hogan Lovells US

Estate Planning and New IRS Centralized Partnership Audit Rules: Impact on Trusts Holding...
Opt-Out Provisions and Limitations, Designating Partnership Representative, and Alternativ...
May 30, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will guide estate planning counsel and trust advisers through the impact of the new partnership audit rules on estates and trusts holding partnership interests. The panel will describe the partnership audit rules, discuss the provisions in the regulations that disallow partnersh... Read More

Speakers:  Beth S. Cohn, Shareholder, Jaburg Wilk Mark G. Kmiecik, Shareholder, Davis & Kuelthau Thomas L. Smitha, Associate Director of Tax Services, Berkowitz Pollack Brant Advisors and Accountants

Leveraging Design Patents to Protect Graphical User Interfaces
Protecting the "Look and Feel" of GUIs, Understanding Current U.S. and Global Prosecution...
May 29, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on protecting graphical user interfaces (GUIs) in the U.S. and around the world. The panel will examine the advantages and disadvantages of design patent protection and offer best practices for leveraging design patents to protect GUIs. Read More

Speakers:  Tracy-Gene Durkin, Director, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox Robert S. Katz, Principal Shareholder, Banner & Witcoff

Divided Infringement After Travel Sentry v. Tropp: Direct Infringement Liability for Third...
May 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel on the impact of the Federal Circuit's decision in Travel Sentry Inc. v. Tropp on divided patent infringement claims. The panel will examine how the decision fits into the Akamai V framework and outline steps to protect IP rights and allocate liabili... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Dr. Paul W. Browning, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Barbara R. Rudolph, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Medical Staff Credentialing: Minimizing Liability Arising From Negligent Credentialing and...
May 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare healthcare provider counsel on procedures healthcare entities should follow in medical staff credentialing, privileging and peer review. The panel will explain the consequences of failing to meet the standards and will outline best practices for mitigating liability. Read More

Speakers:  Ashley Hoffman, Associate General Counsel, Emory University Robert C. Threlkeld, Partner, Morris Manning & Martin

Construction Lending: Key Issues for Negotiation and Documentation
Construction Draws, Loan Balancing, Retainage, Payment and Completion Guaranties, HVCRE Eq...
May 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide lender's counsel with guidance in the negotiating and documenting of construction loans, including provisions for making loan advances, budgeting and loan balancing, payment and completion guaranties, pre-leasing requirements, retainage and project completion. The panel... Read More

Speakers:  David A. Weissmann, Partner, Weissmann Zucker Euster Morochnik & Garber Jason E. Goldstein, Shareholder, Chairman of the Firm’s Mortgage Banking Group, Buchalter John L. Hosack, Shareholder, Buchalter Enrique (Rick) Rodriguez, Jr., Founder and Principal, Rodriguez & Associates

Opioid Liability Claims: Coverage and Litigation Considerations for Manufacturers, Distrib...
May 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will explore insurance coverage issues related to the expanding breadth of opioid liability claims. Our panel will discuss coverage considerations, the increasing reach of these claims for those involved in the manufacture, distribution, prescription or payment for opioids, and the... Read More

Speakers:  Anna P. Engh, Partner, Covington & Burling Adam H. Fleischer, Partner, BatesCarey Neil Merkl, Partner, Kelley Drye & Warren

IC-DISC Tax Law Challenges: Structuring and Planning Techniques to Maximize Tax Savings Po...
Navigating Applicable IRC Sections, Formation and Qualification Issues
May 24, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with the guidance necessary to maximize the powerful tax benefits of the interest charge domestic international sales corporation (IC-DISC). The panel will review the complex requirements of applicable IRC sections, formation best practices,... Read More

Speakers:  Mehrdad Ghassemieh, Partner, Harlowe & Falk Michelle Rizzo, CPA, MBA, Tax Manager, WithumSmith+Brown

Direct Listing of Securities: Going Public Without an IPO
Registration Requirements, New NYSE Valuation Criteria, Pros and Cons, Lessons From Spotif...
May 23, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the registration, valuation and listing process for direct listing of shares on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) without a prior or simultaneous initial public offering (IPO) registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission under the Securities Act of 1933. The... Read More

Speakers:  John C. Partigan, Partner, Nixon Peabody Deborah J. McLean, Senior Counsel, Nixon Peabody

Defending Wage and Hour Class Actions: Defeating Certification and Winning Decertification
Leveraging Lessons From Dukes, Comcast and Duran to Challenge Evidence on Liability and Da...
May 23, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will help counsel for employers build on the momentum of Dukes and Comcast to successfully challenge the certification of wage and hour class actions, including strategies for demonstrating a lack of commonality and predominance among the putative class. Read More

Speakers:  Ashley N. Harrison, Atty, Shook Hardy & Bacon William C. Martucci, Partner, Shook Hardy & Bacon

Structuring Joint Trusts in Separate Property States to Avoid Income and Gift Tax Pitfalls
Identifying "Problem" Assets, Coordinating JRTs With Credit Shelter Trusts, Drafting GPOAs...
May 23, 2018 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planners and advisers with a thorough and practical guide for utilizing joint trusts in separate property/common law states. The panel will outline when to use joint marital trusts (JMTs) and when to steer clear of JMTs. The webinar will identify specific tax... Read More

Speakers:  Lauren Evans DeJong, Of Counsel, Stahl Cowen Crowley Addis Scott K. Tippett, Atty, The Tippett Law Firm

Drafting Legal Opinions for Article 9 Security Interests: Navigating the Complexities and...
Scope and Limitations, Interests of Opinion Giver and Recipient, Applicability of Other St...
May 22, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel in preparing and providing opinion letters for commercial financing transactions involving security interests under Article 9. The panelists will review the scope and limitations of the opinion, the balancing of the interests of opinion givers and recipients, and... Read More

Speakers:  Erik W. Hepler, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis James C. Schulwolf, Partner, Shipman & Goodwin

Climate Change Litigation: Recent Developments, Novel Theories and Emerging Trends
May 22, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on recent developments in climate change litigation. The panel will discuss recent decisions and litigators' novel theories in the cases. The panel will also offer their perspectives on the defenses being presented by the defendants against climate change claims. Read More

Speakers:  Michael S. McDonough, Partner, Pillsbury Jim Wedeking, Counsel, Sidley Austin

Medicaid Planning When a Spouse Enters a Nursing Home: Avoiding Costly Pitfalls to Preserv...
CSRA, Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance, Exempt Asset Requirements and More
May 22, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide elder law counsel with the tools to assist their married clients in Medicaid planning when one spouse enters a nursing home. The program will discuss how to best leverage the community spouse resource and monthly maintenance need allowances and how to comprehensively id... Read More

Speakers:  Shelley Dowell, Atty, Kentucky Elderlaw Michael J. Keenan, Atty, Keenan Law

Open Source Licensing Risks and Requirements: Contract Compliance, Copyright Infringement,...
May 22, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel for companies using open source software to understand and address the legal risks of open source licensing. The panel will provide best practices for ensuring compliance, minimizing infringement and monitoring. Read More

Speakers:  Heather Meeker, Partner, O’Melveny & Myers LLP Gideon Myles, Lead IP Counsel, Dropbox

Fiduciary Compliance in ESOP Transactions: Recent DOL Settlement Agreements
Implications of GBTC, FBTS and Alpha Settlement Agreements, Guidance for Avoiding Litigati...
May 22, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on rules and procedures governing fiduciary and compliance responsibilities of trustees and advisers in ESOP transactions. The panel will discuss the implications of recent Department of Labor (DOL) settlement agreements, such as the FBTS and Alpha agreements, and... Read More

Speakers:  Eliot T. (Eli) Burriss, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery J. Christian Nemeth, Partner, McDemott Will & Emery Roberta Casper Watson, Partner, The Wagner Law Group Emily Rickard, Atty, McDermott Will & Emery

Patent Exclusivity Health Checks for Biologics: Are Your U.S. Patents Ready to Maximize RO...
May 17, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on the essentials of patent exclusivity that are in critical need of independent checking. The panel will discuss crucial health checks on U.S. patent exclusivity for biologics in Phase II efficacy trials and proceedings through large scale randomized Phase... Read More

Speakers:  M. Paul Barker, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Steven P. O'Connor, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Sanya Sukduang, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Qualified Opportunity Zones and Tax Credits: Capital Gain Deferral Mechanisms Under New Se...
IRC 45D(e) Requirements, Step-Up in Basis, Appreciation Exclusion, Tax Planning Strategies...
May 17, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a detailed analysis of the qualified opportunity zones tax-incentive mechanism provided under the tax reform law. The panel will discuss the necessary legal requirements and processes to obtain the tax credit, describe methods to ensure def... Read More

Speakers:  Steve Glickman, Chief Executive Officer, Economic Innovation Group Michael I. Sanders, Partner, Blank Rome John Sciarretti, CPA, Partner, Novogradac & Company

Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Estate: Impact of Tax Reform
Entity Selection, FIRPTA, Tax Concerns When Acquiring or Disposing of Ownership Interests
May 17, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine tax challenges for foreign investors in U.S. real estate. The panel will discuss the impact of recent tax reform on blocker corporations and other investment vehicles, new IRS reporting obligations, the Base Erosion Anti Abuse Tax (BEAT), and other matters. Read More

Speakers:  Edward J. Hannon, Partner, Quarles and Brady Cecilia (Ceci) Hassan, Partner, Baker & McKenzie

Gainsharing Arrangements and Bundled Payments: OIG Advisory Opinion and Other Developments
Complying With Legal and Regulatory Requirements, Overcoming Implementation and Operationa...
May 17, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with a review of current issues related to gainsharing arrangements and bundled payment programs. The panel will discuss the OIG's recent advisory opinion on gainsharing arrangements, outline implementation and operational aspects of gainsharing, and... Read More

Speakers:  Curtis H. Bernstein, CPA/ABV, ASA, CVA, MBA, Principal, Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting William T. Mathias, Shareholder, Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz Girard F. Senn, RN, MS, NEA-BC, Director, Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting

Trade Dress, Design Patent and Copyright: Strategies to Maximize Protection, Challenge and...
May 16, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on maximizing protection of product design and packaging by using trade dress, trademark, patent and copyright law. Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan M. Gelchinsky, Partner, Pierce Atwood Rachel M. Hofstatter, Of Counsel, Steptoe & Johnson Robert D. Litowitz, Partner, Kelly IP

Ensuring HIPAA Compliance When Transmitting PHI via Patient Portals, Email and Texting
Protecting Patient Privacy, Complying With State and Federal Regulations, Meeting Meaningf...
May 16, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on measures for hospitals and physicians to ensure compliance and minimize liability when using patient portals and other electronic means to communicate protected health information (PHI). The panel will outline the legal risks in patient portal use an... Read More

Speakers:  Ryan P. Blaney, Member, Cozen O’Connor Kim C. Stanger, Partner, Holland & Hart

Private Equity Real Estate Fund Formation: Capital Raising, Regulatory Issues and Negotiat...
Capital Contributions, Allocation of Profits/Losses, Clawbacks, Return of Capital, Fees, C...
May 16, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the crucial structural considerations and legal complexities of forming, launching and operating a private real estate fund. The program will review how recent regulatory developments affect fund managers and investors regarding issues like fees and expenses, co-investm... Read More

Speakers:  Ricardo J. Hollingsworth, Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman Heather L. Preston, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Walter S. Weinberg, Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman

Amending LLC and Partnership Agreements to Address Tax Reform and the New IRS Audit Rules
Qualified Business Income Deduction, Former Partner Contributions to Tax Liability, Push-O...
May 16, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide company counsel on how significant recent tax law developments--the 2017 Tax Act and the new partnership audit regime--affect partnerships, LLCs, and the agreements that govern them. The panel will discuss the amendments to partnership and LLC operating agreements that sh... Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan S. Brenner, Member, Caplin & Drysdale Elizabeth J. Stevens, Atty, Caplin & Drysdale

Trustee Removal Actions: Drafting Trust Provisions to Define and Limit Power to Remove Tru...
May 16, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and fiduciary advisers with a thorough, practical guide to the process and challenges of removing a trustee from an irrevocable trust. The panel will discuss structuring considerations for trust drafters to outline the circumstances under which a... Read More

Speakers:  Michael A. Hackard, Atty, Hackard Law Dave Jones, Atty, Hackard Law Robert H. Paine, Atty, Paine Law Group

FCPA Compliance in Latin America 2018: Implementing Compliance Programs and Mitigating Leg...
May 15, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to lawyers and compliance professionals for U.S. companies doing business in Latin America on implementing and strengthening FCPA compliance programs. The panel will review recent government enforcement focused on Latin American operations and the unique FCPA c... Read More

Speakers:  Matteson Ellis, Member, Miller & Chevalier Jay Holtmeier, Partner, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr Wilby Cáceres Pinedo, Senior Ethics Counsel, Newmont Mining Corporation

Drafting Software Agreement Warranty, Limitation of Liability and Indemnification Provisio...
Negotiating Clauses That Protect Against Service Defects, Limit Potential Damages and Allo...
May 15, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide technology and business counsel when drafting and negotiating enforceable limitation of liability (LOL), indemnification and warranty provisions in software agreements. The panel will discuss crucial considerations for crafting the clauses, potential enforceability challe... Read More

Speakers:  Jeff Denman, Partner, Markwith Law John M. Neclerio, Partner, Duane Morris

Managing Missing Plan Participants: New IRS Guidance on RMDs for 401(k), 403(b) and Other...
Avoiding Tax Penalties, Maintaining Qualified Status, Addressing ERISA Fiduciary Issues, F...
May 15, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide ERISA counsel and employee benefits advisers on leveraging the provisions of the new IRS guidance on required minimum distributions to missing participants of 401(k), 403(b) and other qualified plans. The panel will outline the required minimum distribution (RMD) rules fo... Read More

Speakers:  Felicia M. Gardner, Partner, McGuireWoods Robert R. Gower, Director, Trucker Huss Benjamin F. Spater, Director, Trucker Huss

Negotiating Private Healthcare Liens and Insurance Subrogation Claims in Personal Injury C...
May 15, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide personal injury counsel and adjusters with practical tips to resolve Medicare Advantage Plan, VA, FEHBA, ERISA and other private healthcare liens and insurance subrogation to maximize recovery and ensure healthcare compliance in personal injury matters. Read More

Speakers:  Yeganeh Gibson, Claims Analyst, Precision Resolution Paul K. Isaac, Founder & Managing Partner, Precision Resolution Paul R. Loudenslager, MSCC, Senior Claims Analyst, Precision Resolution

Structuring Earnouts in M&A Transactions: Effective Approaches to Bridging the Valuation G...
Drafting Provisions that Protect Buyers and Sellers and Reduce Post-Closing Disputes
May 10, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide deal counsel in negotiating and structuring earnout clauses in M&A agreements that benefit buyers and sellers and reduce the likelihood of post-closing disputes. Read More

Speakers:  Dimitry Herman, Founder and Managing Partner, Herman Law Christopher M. Flanagan, Partner, Locke Lord

Recourse and Nonrecourse Liability in Partnership Agreements
Leveraging Section 752 to Minimize Tax Impact of Partnership Liability and Debt Allocation...
May 10, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will guide tax counsel and advisers on navigating the complexities of characterizing partnership liabilities as recourse or nonrecourse. The panel will explain the significant tax and economic consequences for partners caused by distinctive treatments under the current tax code... Read More

Speakers:  Rebecca Lodovico, Tax Managing Director, BDO USA Joseph F. Schlueter, JD, CPA, Tax Managing Director, National Partnership Group, BDO USA Betty J. Boyd, M.A., LL.M., Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service

Energy Benchmarking and Disclosure for Commercial Property: New State and Local Mandates
Implications for Construction, Sale, Leasing and Operation of Commercial Buildings
May 10, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the current movement toward energy usage benchmarking for commercial properties. The panel will discuss reporting requirements using the EPA's Portfolio Manager system, ENERGY STAR© criteria, and how purchase contracts, leases, construction contracts and property m... Read More

Speakers:  Brad A. Molotsky, Partner, Duane Morris Dana Schneider, Managing Director, Jones Lang LaSalle Jeannie Renne-Malone, LEED AP, ENV SP, GGP, Vice President, Sustainability, Prologis Jayson Antonoff, Associate Technical Director, Institute for Market Transformation

Trademark Infringement: Demonstrating Irreparable Harm to Obtain an Injunction
Navigating Inconsistent Court Treatment, Proving Harm With and Without Survey Evidence
May 10, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide trademark counsel on the courts' treatment of irreparable harm since the eBay decision. The panel will also discuss the steps to take to prove irreparable harm and obtain an injunction--both with and without survey evidence. Read More

Speakers:  Jared I. Kagan, Atty, Debevoise & Plimpton Meredith M. Wilkes, Partner, Jones Day

Supplemental Examination Requests: Benefits and Limitations, Strategic Use
Assessing Enforceability of Patent Portfolios, Evaluating the High Burden
May 9, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on supplemental examination requests generally and specific to chemical patents. The panel will examine the supplemental examination successes and its limitations. The panel will also provide insight on the strategic use of supplemental examinations. Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Dr. Paul W. Browning, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Amanda K. Murphy, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Anti-Kickback Statute and Stark Law Compliance in Managed Care Contracts
Navigating Safe Harbors and Physician Incentive Plan Rules, Limiting Civil Monetary Penalt...
May 9, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on ensuring compliance with the Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS) and Stark law in managed care contracting and down-stream provider arrangements. The panel will also provide best practices for counsel on structuring arrangements to fit within the AKS safe ha... Read More

Speakers:  Alexis Finkelberg Bortniker, Partner, Foley & Lardner Lindsey E. Gabrielsen, Atty, Foley & Lardner

Toxic Exposure Personal Injury Claims: Bringing or Defending Claims, Leveraging Evidence,...
May 9, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance to personal injury attorneys for pursing or defending toxic exposure claims. Our panel will discuss theories of liability, causation, defenses, jurisdiction and damages. The panel will outline best practices for plaintiff and defense counsel. Read More

Speakers:  Joseph W. Belluck, Partner, Belluck & Fox Rohit A. Sabnis, Partner, Burnham Brown

CERCLA Actions and Statute of Limitations: Navigating the Circuit Split, Lessons From Rece...
Practical Implications for Whether Judicially Approved Settlement Requires Resolution of C...
May 9, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on the application of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) statute of limitations and explain when settlements trigger the statute. The panel will examine recent decisions, analyze a federal circuit split, and offer bes... Read More

Speakers:  Michael K. Murphy, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Christopher (Smitty) Smith, Atty, Steptoe & Johnson

Lender Protections in Purchase Agreements: Negotiating Xerox Provisions
May 8, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will instruct lending counsel on critical purchase agreement clauses to protect the lender, including "Xerox provisions" and others intended to benefit and protect the lender. Read More

Speakers:  Melissa L. Barshop, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher ​Andrew W. Cheng, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher

Pay-to-Play Compliance in Municipal Contracts
Avoiding Violations of MSRB Amended Rule G-37, SEC Rule 206 (4)-5, FINRA Rule 2030, CFTC R...
May 8, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the bevy of "pay-to-play" rules and their impact on contracts with state and local government entities. The panel will also discuss current trends in enforcement, and compliance best practices. Read More

Speakers:  Mitchell D. Holzrichter, Partner, Mayer Brown Patricia M. Zweibel, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

New Cybersecurity Requirements for DoD and Non-DoD Government Contractors: NIST SP 800-171...
May 8, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will address high-risk cybersecurity concerns for government contractors in the coming year. The panel will outline critical updates to the Federal Acquisition Regulations, recent determinations by the Government Accountability Office, and individual agency efforts to strengthen cyb... Read More

Speakers:  Townsend L. Bourne, Partner, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton Tina D. Reynolds, Partner, Morrison & Foerster David Verhey, Partner, Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig

Structuring Directed Trust Provisions: Granting Powers to Non-Trustees Under Uniform Direc...
Bifurcating Trust Duties, Applying Fiduciary Rules to Trust Directors, Protecting Benefici...
May 8, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a practical guide to structuring special or "directed" trusts that grant power over a trust to a person who is not a trustee. The panel will discuss the specific challenges and opportunities in assigning duties between direc... Read More

Speakers:  Todd A. Flubacher, Partner, Morris Nichols Arsht & Tunnell Cynthia D. M. Brown, J.D., TEP, President, Commonwealth Trust Company

Section 363 Bankruptcy Sales: Key Considerations in the Auction Process, Private Sales, Du...
May 3, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine Section 363 sales, with particular focus on key issues that can impact the rights and obligations of parties in interest before, during and after an auction or private sale. Read More

Speakers:  Adam C. Harris, Partner, Schulte Roth & Zabel Kristine Manoukian, Partner, Schulte Roth & Zabel James T. Bentley, Special Counsel, Schulte Roth & Zabel

New Tax Considerations for M&A Transactions: NOL Limitations, Deemed Income, Withholding T...
May 3, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will guide counsel and tax professionals on new tax provisions that could substantially affect the structuring, pricing and financing of mergers and acquisitions. The panel will discuss critical changes to the tax law, certain tax-related aspects of M&A negotiations requiring ca... Read More

Speakers:  Paul Schockett, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Matthew J. Donnelly, Atty, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

New FERC Energy Storage Rule: Framework for Creating Participation Models
Expanded Use of Storage Resources, Development of Rules, Impact on Resources and Existing...
May 3, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide energy counsel on implementing the new Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) rule regarding energy storage. The panel will examine the new rule and its definitions and framework. The panel will discuss what the rule means for the energy industry, explain what to exp... Read More

Speakers:  Elliot Hinds, Partner, Crowell & Moring Levi McAllister, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius

U.S. and EU GDPR Data Breach Notification Laws: Protecting Workplace Privacy and Data Secu...
May 3, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide employers and counsel in meeting the data protection requirements of U.S. data breach notification laws and the data breach notification provisions contained in the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The panel will discuss best practices for employers and c... Read More

Speakers:  Risa B. Boerner, CIPP/US, Partner and Chair, Data Security and Workplace Privacy Practice Group, Fisher & Phillips Danielle S. Urban, CIPP/E, Partner, Fisher & Phillips

Dental Practice Transactions: Buying and Selling, Mergers and Affiliations
Due Diligence, Regulatory Compliance Requirements, Integration Challenges
May 3, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel representing dental practices, dental services organizations and investors for evaluating the various transaction structures for buying or selling a practice, conducting due diligence, and meeting regulatory compliance requirements. The panel will al... Read More

Speakers:  Timothy J. Fry, Atty, McGuireWoods Kayla McCann Marty, Atty, McGuireWoods Anna M. Timmerman, Atty, McGuireWoods

Patent Ownership Rights: Structuring Assignment and Employment Contracts
Key Provisions, Implications for Litigation, Recent Court Treatment
May 3, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on securing patent ownership to inventions created by employees or independent contractors. The panel will discuss essential provisions and strategies when structuring employee-assignment and contractor agreements. The presenters will discuss the implications for... Read More

Speakers:  Eman Ahmed-Fakhry, Senior Counsel, Hospital Therapies Department, Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals Anne Elise Herold Li, Counsel, Crowell & Moring Robert Schaffer, Partner, Troutman Sanders

Co-Branding Partnerships and Joint Ventures: When It Works and Creating the Proper Deal Do...
May 2, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel to companies involved in or considering co-branding partnerships. The panel will examine the factors companies should consider before entering a partnership. The panel will also discuss structuring of the agreement, pitfalls of co-branding, and addre... Read More

Speakers:  Stephen Feingold, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Michael Leventhal, Atty, Holmes Weinberg

Estate Planning for Creators of Intellectual Property
Valuation of IP, Discounting of Royalty Streams, Drafting Bequests and Structuring Trusts
May 2, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide estate planners with a comprehensive guide to the unique planning needs of artists, authors and other creators of intellectual property. The panel will discuss the valuation of copyrights, trademarks, service marks and patents, as well as discounting of royalty streams... Read More

Speakers:  Megan Low, Esq., Director of Services, Arts & Business Council of Boston Scott K. Tippett, Atty, The Tippett Law Firm

Medicare and Medicaid Enrollment and Revalidation: Obtaining and Maintaining Enrollment an...
May 2, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel to healthcare providers with crucial steps to successfully obtain and maintain their enrollment and billing privileges under the enhanced Medicare and Medicaid enrollment requirements. Read More

Speakers:  Jesse A. Berg, Principal, Gray Plant Mooty Donna J. Senft, Shareholder, Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz Kelly J. Skeat, Partner, Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff

Discovery Strategies in Personal Injury Litigation Under Amended Rules 26(b) and 34(b)
Drafting or Responding to Interrogatories, Requests for Production of Documents or Admissi...
May 2, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide personal injury litigators in drafting discovery requests likely to survive heightened judicial scrutiny under recent amendments to Rule 26(b) of the FRCP. The panel will also discuss tactics for objecting to discovery requests that are overly burdensome and producing doc... Read More

Speakers:  Patricia E. Antezana, Counsel, Reed Smith Andrew D. Gross, Atty, Kosieradzki Smith Law Firm

Successor Liability in Asset Sales and Distressed Benefit Plans: Best Practices for ERISA...
Mitigating Controlled Group Liability for Affiliated Companies, M&As and Corporate Reorgan...
May 1, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA counsel with a review of controlled group and successor liability theories by which an entity can be held jointly and severally liable for unpaid or underfunded pension liabilities of another entity. Read More

Speakers:  Eric R. Keller, Partner, Paul Hastings Justin S. Alex, Proskauer Rose

Pursuing or Challenging Rule 23(b)(3) Class Certification: Lessons From In Re Hyundai
Strategies for Plaintiff and Defense Counsel
May 1, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine new challenges facing class counsel in certifying a nationwide class after the Ninth Circuit's decision in In Re Hyundai and Kia Fuel Econ. Litig. The panel will examine the scope and impact of the decision and discuss best practices for counsel to challenge or overcome... Read More

Speakers:  Wystan M. Ackerman, Partner, Robinson & Cole Jason L. Lichtman, Partner, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein Jennifer L. Mesko, Counsel, Tucker Ellis Ryan Wu, Partner, Capstone Law

Secured Financing of Inventory: Revolving Credit, UCC Perfection, Proceeds, Competing Lien...
May 1, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will enable finance counsel to structure revolving credit financing where inventory is the collateral. The panel discussion will include attachment and perfection under the UCC, ensuring a continuing interest in proceeds upon sale, and how best to establish priority over competing s... Read More

Speakers:  Edwin E. Smith, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius Steven O. Weise, Partner, Proskauer Rose Anthony C. Cianciotti, Senior Counsel, McGuireWoods

Produced Water Compliance in Oil and Gas: Regulatory and Permitting Challenges, Management...
April 26, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on the evolving regulatory trends and policies in produced water compliance. The panel will discuss permitting challenges for produced water appropriation and disposal, evolving management and beneficial use opportunities, areas of regulatory uncertainty, and how... Read More

Speakers:  Scott D. Deatherage, Founder, S Deatherage Law Kimberly Tuthill White, Atty, Baker Botts

Blockchain Applications in Insurance: Developing a Plan for Smart Insurance Policies
April 26, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will explore distributed ledger technology (often called "blockchain") applications in the insurance industry, and prepare legal counsel, risk managers, and insurance professionals to address the legal risks associated with blockchain driven smart contracts. Read More

Speakers:  Katherine J. Henry, Partner, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings Brendan W. Hogan, Esq., Bradley Arant Boult Cummings Bonnie J. Thompson, Atty, Wiley Rein

Perimeter and Outparcel Redevelopment in Retail Centers: Due Diligence and Documentation
April 26, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine due diligence and transaction concerns with development and redevelopment of outparcels in regional shopping centers, strip centers and lifestyle centers. The panel will discuss how best to deal with existing operating and reciprocal easement agreements (REAs), splittin... Read More

Speakers:  Kathleen Dempsey Boyle, Partner, Meltzer Purtill & Stelle Sindhoo Nackeeran, Meltzer Purtill & Stelle

Patent Eligibility, Duty to Disclose and More: USPTO Manual of Patent Examining Procedure...
April 26, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the latest revisions to the USPTO Manual of Patent Examining Procedure (MPEP). The panel will discuss patent eligibility, duty to disclose, and other changes to the MPEP. The panel will explore the impact on patent prosecution and provide best practices for applying the... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Adriana L. Burgy, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner John M. Mulcahy, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Fair Use and IP Infringement on Instagram, Facebook and Other Social Media
Policing and Protecting Licenses, Copyright and Trademark Rights
April 26, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on when sharing content on social media sites is protected by fair use and when it crosses the line into unauthorized infringement. The panel will outline steps for counsel to advise companies on monitoring and protecting against unauthorized use of their brands a... Read More

Speakers:  Ian C. Ballon, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig Jennifer L. Barry, Partner, Latham & Watkins

Hedge Funds and IRS Partnership Audit Rules
Advanced Tax Strategies in Structuring Private Investment Funds in Light of New IRS Rules
April 26, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel with guidance on the impact of the IRS partnership audit rules on the structure and operations of hedge funds and private investment funds. The panel will discuss structuring considerations for new funds in light of the new regulations, and will detail n... Read More

Speakers:  Lawrence M. Hill, Partner, Winston & Strawn Olga A. Loy, Partner, Winston & Strawn Rachel Ingwer, Partner, Winston & Strawn

Litigating #MeToo Civil Assault Cases: Potential Claims and Defendants, Proving Liability,...
April 25, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide personal injury plaintiff counsel pursuing civil claims on behalf of sexual assault victims. The panel will discuss effective tactics for assessing potential claims, overcoming evidentiary issues, proving liability, and maximizing damages. Read More

Speakers:  John C. Clune, Member, Hutchinson Black and Cook Kathy Harrington Sullivan, Partner, Barrett & Farahany

Workplace Class Actions: Lessons From 2017 Settlements and Court Rulings, Preparing for 20...
April 25, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will brief litigators on key employment law class action developments during 2017 and early 2018. The panel will analyze and offer perspectives on the anticipated impact of these cases in 2018 and beyond. Read More

Speakers:  Gerald L. Maatman, Jr., Partner, Seyfarth Shaw Jennifer A. Riley, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw Peter J. Wozniak, Senior Counsel, Seyfarth Shaw

Compliance With New EU GDPR: Steps Investment Funds, Banks, Advisers and Financial Interme...
Revising Service Agreements and Internal Controls; Enhanced Disclosures, Higher Penalties
April 25, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the first crucial steps for fund managers, investment advisers, broker-dealers and other participants in the investment fund industry to comply with Europe's new data protection regulation. The panel will examine contractual revisions and internal governance measures th... Read More

Speakers:  Gretchen E. Scott, Partner, Goodwin Procter Kelly McMullon, Atty, Proskauer Rose

Private Company Acquisition Agreements: Drafting Reps, Warranties, Covenants and Closing C...
April 25, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide deal counsel in negotiating representations and warranties, covenants, closing conditions, and indemnification provisions in private company acquisition agreements. The panel will offer their insights on how recent market trends are impacting the drafting of these critica... Read More

Speakers:  William Price, Growth Law Iain Wood, Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld

Cross-Border Estate Planning After Tax Reform: New Opportunities and Obligations
Expanded Definitions of U.S. Shareholders, Deemed Repatriation for Trust Holdings, Restruc...
April 25, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE program will provide estate planning counsel with a critical early look at the international implications of the new U.S. tax reform law on clients with cross-border assets and tax residence. The panel will offer guidance on examining and restructuring estate and trust documents for U.S... Read More

Speakers:  Lucy S. Lee, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig Lawrence M. Lipoff, CPA, TEP, CEBS, Director, CohnReznick Alvina H. Lo, Chief Wealth Strategist, Wilmington Trust

Fintech M&A: Deal Structuring, Due Diligence, Compliance and Management Concerns
April 25, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will analyze the unique legal challenges in fintech M&A and investment transactions. The panel discussion will include regulatory considerations, due diligence, how to address the differences in internal compliance controls and culture between financial institutions and technology f... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew H. Nemeroff, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Marcel T. Rosner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom

Mitigating Legal Risks of Artificial Intelligence: Best Practices for Counsel
Fiduciary Expectations, Legal Challenges, Cross-Border Dealings, Managing Transactions and...
April 25, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide insight into the emerging market of artificial intelligence (AI) and liability risks to organizations that cause corporate governance and compliance problems. The panel will identify developing liability exposures in using AI and other relevant governance concerns. Read More

Speakers:  Robert W. (Bob) Kantner, Partner, Jones Day Michael W. Kelly, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs Huu Nguyen, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs Dennis Garcia, Assistant General Counsel, Microsoft

Preparing Smart Contracts: Role of Counsel, Best Practices for Limiting Vulnerabilities
April 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to help clients avoid the risks associated with vulnerabilities in "smart contracts." The panel will discuss best practices for the planning, drafting and integration of contract language designed to limit potential liabilities that may arise when vulnerabilitie... Read More

Speakers:  Vincent James (Jim) Barbuto, CIPP/US, Reed Smith Ken Moyle, Managing Member, K6 Legal

New CMS BPCI Advanced Bundled Payment Model: Risks, Regulatory Requirements, Implementatio...
April 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the new Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) "Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced" (BPCI Advanced) model. The panel will discuss the participation requirements and potential benefits and risks. They will also examine the BPCI Advanced model's relati... Read More

Speakers:  John M. Harris, MBA, Director, Veralon Sheila Madhani, Senior Director, McDermott+Consulting J. Peter Rich, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery

TCPA Class Actions: Pursuing or Defending Claims Over Phone, Text and Fax Solicitations
Impact of the recent D.C. Circuit ruling in ACA International v. FCC, Statutory Damages Li...
April 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide class action and in-house counsel on complying with the amended Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and defending lawsuits under the Act. The panel will examine the recent D.C. Circuit Court ruling in ACA International v. FCC, the latest class action trends and settl... Read More

Speakers:  Ryan McCune Donovan, Atty, Bailey & Glasser Paul G. Karlsgodt, Partner, Baker Hostetler Jennifer R. Murray, Member, Terrell Marshall Law Group

Structuring Special Needs Trusts for the Elderly and Disabled to Protect Public Benefits
Administering First- and Third-Party Trusts; Interplay Between SNTs, Guardianships and Con...
April 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare elder law practitioners to identify and deal with the crucial issues and pitfalls that arise when drafting special needs trusts. The panel will outline practical solutions to protect public benefits for clients. Read More

Speakers:  Elizabeth L. Gray, Principal, McCandlish Lillard Kyla G. Kelim, Esq., Aging in Alabama Shirley B. Whitenack, Partner, Schenck Price Smith & King

Structuring Private Equity Healthcare Management Service Organizations
Corporate Practice of Medicine and Fee-Splitting, Regulatory Compliance
April 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel involved in structuring private equity management service organizations (MSOs) in the healthcare arena. The panel will discuss the nuts and bolts of structuring the transaction, including solutions to the specific risks presented by corporate practic... Read More

Speakers:  Paul A. Gomez, Principal, Polsinelli Kevin L. Miller, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery Roger D. Strode, Partner, Foley & Lardner

Opinions of Counsel in Lending Transactions: Scope and Assumptions, Substantive Opinions,...
Structuring Third-Party Opinion Letters to Lenders That Minimize Risks to the Preparer
April 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel in preparing and providing opinion letters for commercial finance transactions. The panel will review the common elements of an opinion letter, highlight the attendant risks and potential liabilities, discuss the rights, obligations and expectations of opinion giv... Read More

Speakers:  Robert C. Brighton, Jr., Brighton Legal Solutions Jerome A. Grossman, Senior Counsel, Gresham Savage Nolan & Tilden Erik W. Hepler, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis

Structuring Real Estate Loan Covenants, Event of Default Provisions, and Representations a...
Drafting Loan Provisions that Balance Borrower Protections With Lender Remedies
April 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will instruct borrowers' and lenders' counsel on structuring default provisions, representations and warranties, affirmative and negative covenants, and other provisions in commercial real estate loan documents. The panel will discuss the most recent trends and best practices. Read More

Speakers:  Euchung Ung, Partner, Kleinberg Kaplan Wolff & Cohen Michael J. Bordy, Principal, Michael J. Bordy, A.P.L.C.

Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation: Depositions of Insurance Claims Handlers or Representat...
Deposition Strategies From Perspectives of Both Insurers and Policyholders
April 19, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss deposition strategies for both insurers and policyholders in defending or taking the deposition of the claims handler or representative. The program will also review communications between the claims handler and insurance counsel, and communications that may come under... Read More

Speakers:  Michael S. Saltzman, Partner, Goldberg Segalla Susan Page White, Partner, Manatt Phelps & Phillips

Front-End Documents in M&A: Drafting Letters of Intent, Exclusivity and Confidentiality Ag...
April 19, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide M&A counsel with guidance in negotiating and drafting letters of intent (LOIs), confidentiality agreements and exclusivity agreements. The panel will discuss how these front-end documents set the stage for due diligence and definitive agreements in M&A transactions. The... Read More

Speakers:  B. Scott Burton, Partner, Eversheds Sutherland (US) Christopher R. Moore, Partner, Hogan Lovells Mark D. Williamson, Principal, Gray Plant Mooty

Overcoming §101 Rejections for Computer and Electronics Related Patents
Leveraging USPTO Guidance and Recent Decisions to Meet 101 Patent Eligibility Requirements
April 19, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel for overcoming Sec. 101 rejections for computer and electronics related patents. The panel will review recent case law and USPTO guidance on Sec. 101 patent eligibility and offer strategies to address Sec. 101 rejections. Read More

Speakers:  Charles Bieneman, Member, Bejin Bieneman Michael P. Shepherd, Principal, Fish & Richardson

Employee Leave Under FMLA, ADA and Workers' Comp: Navigating Overlapping and Conflicting L...
Avoiding Pitfalls With Accommodation, Retaliation/Discrimination; Handling Light Duty, Com...
April 18, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide employers' counsel with best practices to reduce the risk of lawsuits or government action for employee leave violations under FMLA, ADA or workers' compensation laws, and paid sick leave laws. The panel will outline an employer's obligations under each of the laws and... Read More

Speakers:  Neil A. Capobianco, Partner, Dentons Matthew U. Scherer, Esq., Littler Mendelson

Estate Planning With S Corp Trusts After Tax Reform: QSSTs, ESBTs, and the 20% QBI Deducti...
Navigating Tax Reform Changes and Pass-Through Income Deductions
April 18, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a practical guide to the estate planning opportunities in using S Corporation Trusts in light of the 20% pass-through deduction for pass-through entities passed in the recent tax reform law. The panel will detail those activ... Read More

Speakers:  Langdon T. Owen, Jr., Shareholder, Cohne Kinghorn

Emergence of Blockchain: New Applications, Issues and Best Practices for Corporate Counsel
Navigating Choice of Law, Electronic Signatures, Enforceability of Smart Contracts, Money...
April 18, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide corporate counsel on the technology and uses of blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT). The panel will discuss the legal and regulatory hurdles companies may encounter in moving transactions and information onto a distributed ledger, including a blockchain. Read More

Speakers:  Richard B. Carroll, Counsel, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr Olga V. Mack, Vice President of Strategy, Quantstamp Justin S. Wales, Carlton Fields Jorden Burt

Medical Office Leases: Navigating Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute, Operational Restrictio...
Drafting to Address Reciprocal Easements, Ground Leases, HIPAA, ADA, and Environmental Iss...
April 18, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare real estate counsel to draft medical office leases that address regulatory and operational restrictions associated with medical office space. The panel will discuss how to draft leases which qualify for an exemption under the federal Stark Law and a safe harbor under th... Read More

Speakers:  Allison Nelson, Partner, Akerman Ayman Rizkalla, Partner, Akerman

Cryptocurrency: Evolving Regulatory Landscape, Recent SEC, CFTC, FinCEN, IRS Enforcement A...
April 18, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide an up-to-date look at the current regulatory landscape for cryptocurrency issuers, investors and traders. The panel will discuss recent enforcement actions by the SEC, the CFTC, the IRS and FinCEN, and what the actions mean for companies engaged in blockchain ventures s... Read More

Speakers:  Stefan Savic, Partner, Shipkevich Felix Shipkevich, Principal, Shipkevich

SaaS, PaaS and IaaS: Evaluating Cloud Service Agreement Models, Negotiating Key Terms, Min...
April 17, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide business and technology counsel in drafting contracts for customers of cloud computing services. The panel will focus on the key terms found in these contracts and discuss how they differ from traditional software license terms. And we will discuss some of the most common... Read More

Speakers:  Michael R. Overly, Partner, Foley & Lardner David W. Tollen, Founder, Tech Contracts Academy Nathan Leong, Lead Counsel, U.S. Health & Life Sciences Legal, Microsoft

Protecting Artificial Intelligence Under Copyright Law: Protectability, Authorship, Regist...
April 17, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel in protecting artificial intelligence (AI) and AI-created works under copyright law. The panel will examine issues that arise in copyright protection of AI and AI-created works, including protectability, authorship and registration. The presenters will discuss the... Read More

Speakers:  Edward Klaris, Founder, Klaris Law Lisa T. Oratz, Senior Counsel, Perkins Coie

DOL and IRS Health and Welfare Plan Audits: Responding to Latest Examination Initiatives,...
April 17, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide benefits counsel and advisers on the complex mechanisms, procedures and methods used by the DOL and IRS in examining health and welfare plans of groups and organizations. The panel will discuss the latest DOL and IRS initiatives for investigations and audits, critical leg... Read More

Speakers:  Erin A. Kartheiser, Partner, Winston & Strawn Joanna C. Kerpen, Partner, Winston & Strawn Christopher W. Welsch, Atty, Winston & Strawn

Latest CERCLA Decisions: Navigating Complexities of Arranger Liability, Divisibility, Sett...
April 17, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the latest key federal court CERCLA decisions, provide insights into lessons from the decisions for environmental counsel and their clients going forward, and offer best practices for handling CERCLA issues. Read More

Speakers:  Leah J. Knowlton, Partner, Taylor English Duma Belynda S. Reck, Partner, Reed Smith

Litigation Finance: Structuring Third-Party Funding of High Cost Claims
Underwriting, Investment Terms, Documentation, Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Issues
April 17, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the options available to litigators to finance litigation costs and how third-party investors underwrite and structure funding arrangements. The panel will also discuss issues associated with third-party involvement, including undue influence, conflicts of interest and... Read More

Speakers:  James Batson, Investment Manager, Legal Counsel, Bentham Capital Lee Drucker, Founder, Lake Whillans Litigation Finance Boaz Weinstein, Founder, Lake Whillans Litigation Finance

Hotel Franchise Agreements and Comfort Letters: Legal Challenges for Real Estate Lenders
Negotiating Comfort Letters; Addressing Franchise Provisions in Hotel Loan Documents
April 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will enable lender's counsel to review and negotiate hotel franchise comfort letters. The panel will also review standard features of hotel franchise agreements and the provisions of most concern to lenders. Finally, the panel will discuss how early termination, PIP and other franch... Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan Falik, Founder and CEO, JF Capital Advisors Tara K. Gorman, Partner, Perkins Coie Guy Maisnik, Partner, Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell

Changes to AIA Contract Documents: What Construction Lawyers Need to Know
Insurance and Bonds Exhibit, New Owner-Contractor Documents, New Owner-Architect Agreement...
April 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will explain critical modifications to the AIA Construction Contracts Documents, released in 2017. The panel will devote significant attention to the creation of the Insurance and Bonds Exhibit. Read More

Speakers:  Scott W. Lichtenstein, Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi Michelle A. Schaap, Member, Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi

IP Rights in the Fashion Industry: Trademarks, Copyrights and Patents to Protect Designs a...
April 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel advising designers and others in the fashion industry on managing key intellectual property challenges. The panel will discuss infringement and enforcement, as well as utilizing trademark, copyright and design patent law to protect IP rights and e... Read More

Speakers:  Theodore C. Max, Partner, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton Natasha N. Reed, Counsel, Foley Hoag

Protecting Software as a Medical Device With Patents, Design Patents and Trade Secrets
April 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel for companies in the medical device industry on protecting software as a medical device (SaMD). The panel will discuss the new FDA rules regulating SaMD and how to leverage IP law to protect SaMD. Read More

Speakers:  Cory C. Bell, Atty, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Elizabeth D. Ferrill, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Susan Y. Tull, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Structuring Waterfall Provisions in LLC and Partnership Agreements
Navigating Complex Distribution Structures, Minimizing Negative Tax Consequences
April 12, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will guide corporate and tax counsel on the various methods of structuring waterfall distribution provisions in LLC and partnership agreements. The panel will examine a variety of economic and tax considerations in the provisions, such as approaches to drafting priority returns... Read More

Speakers:  James R. Browne, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg Phyllis A. Schwartz, Partner, Schulte Roth & Zabel Griffin H. Bridgers, Atty, Hutchins & Associates

Structuring Special Needs Trusts as IRA Beneficiaries: Avoiding Tax Traps in Funding SNTs...
April 11, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planners with an advanced guide to drafting and structuring supplemental needs trusts and special needs trusts (SNTs). The panel will focus on considerations such as setting up trusts to serve as beneficiaries of retirement accounts, drafting language, and tr... Read More

Speakers:  Robert F. Brogan, President, Brogan Law Group Benjamin A. (Benji) Rubin, Partner, Rubin Law

DIP Financing: Structuring Roll-Overs, Cross-Collateralization, Priming Liens, Junior DIP...
April 11, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss challenging issues in debtor-in-possession (DIP) financing that are most often the subject of contentious negotiations between DIP lenders and other secured creditors, as well as the subject of intense scrutiny by bankruptcy judges. Read More

Speakers:  Eric W. Anderson, Partner, Parker Hudson Rainer & Dobbs Douglas J. Lipke, Shareholder, Vedder Price

Deposing Nursing Home Employees and Owners in Neglect and Abuse Cases
Questioning Deponents, Using Demonstrative Exhibits, Raising and Defending Objections, Dea...
April 11, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide medical malpractice and personal injury attorneys with an in-depth analysis of deposition practice in nursing home injury cases. The webinar will discuss best practices for identifying and questioning deponents, videotaping depositions, using demonstrative exhibits, dea... Read More

Speakers:  Steven M. Levin, Founder and Senior Partner, Levin & Perconti Michael F. Bonamarte, IV, Partner, Levin & Perconti Margaret Battersby Black, Partner, Levin & Perconti

Divorce Under Tax Reform: Eliminating Support Payment Tax Benefits and Other Changes
Treatment of Alimony, Personal Exemptions, Standard Deduction, Child Tax Credits, Prenups...
April 11, 2018 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide family law attorneys with a practical guide to navigating tax reform and the provisions impacting clients' net, after-tax cash flow when facing divorce. Read More

Speakers:  Arik Van Zandt, Managing Director, Alvarez & Marsal Benjamin P. Thomas, Director, Alvarez & Marsal Charles F. Vuotto, Jr., Of Counsel, Starr Gern Davison & Rubin

Corporate Data Governance and GDPR Compliance for U.S. Companies
Cross-Border Cooperation; Minimizing Risk of Investigations and Fines
April 11, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will analyze challenges facing U.S. based multinational companies relating to new data privacy and security initiatives. The panel will discuss best practices for complying with the European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR); cross-border cooperation and regulator... Read More

Speakers:  Kirk J. Nahra, Partner, Wiley Rein Ann J. LaFrance, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs Christopher M. Hoff, Atty, Squire Patton Boggs

FCPA Compliance: Auditing and Monitoring Third Parties
Minimizing Liability Risks When Using Sales Agents, Distributors and Other Intermediaries
April 10, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to companies doing business internationally to establish and carry out auditing and monitoring of foreign agents and intermediaries to minimize the risks of Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) violations due to third-party misconduct. Read More

Speakers:  Brent C. Carlson, Director, AlixPartners Edward J. Fishman, Partner, Nossaman George D. Martin, Partner, Faegre Baker Daniels

Boilerplate Clauses in Commercial Contracts: Avoiding Unintended Consequences, Implementin...
Choice of Forum, Choice of Law, Force Majeure, Dispute Resolution, Assignment and Other Ke...
April 10, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to business counsel for identifying and avoiding the pitfalls of boilerplate contract clauses in commercial agreements. The panel will explain how to adapt standard contract provisions--such as choice of forum, choice of law, contract assignment and dispute res... Read More

Speakers:  Brooke Ashton, Shareholder, Fetzer Simonsen Booth Jenkins Mikel R. Bistrow, Partner, Dinsmore & Shohl Steven O. Weise, Partner, Proskauer Rose

Renewable Energy M&A: Deal Structures, Key Issues, and Diligence Considerations When Buyin...
April 10, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel advising companies in the renewable energy industry on structuring mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals. The panel will discuss due diligence measures that effectively identify and mitigate risks and liabilities, as well as key considerations under v... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew Bonovich, Deputy General Counsel, Invenergy Becky H. Diffen, Partner, McGuireWoods Nathan Hoeppner, Associate General Counsel, Invenergy Daniel Lynch, Counsel, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld

Bitcoin Financing: UCC, Regulatory and Hedging Concerns
April 10, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will analyze legal challenges to financing bitcoin, for both bank and non-bank lenders. The panel will also discuss the underlying blockchain architecture for transferring bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, and the issues to address when perfecting a UCC security interest in those... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew Frankle, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig Alexander T. Grishman, Partner, Haynes and Boone Andrew C. Helman, Atty, Marcus Clegg

Mastering IRC 457(f): Guidance for ERISA Counsel in Structuring Deferred Compensation Plan...
April 10, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide employee benefits and ERISA counsel with a thorough and practical guide to deferred compensation for nonprofit and exempt organization executives and employees. The panel will discuss critical changes in tax reform affecting the structuring of deferred compensation... Read More

Speakers:  J. Marc Fosse, Director, Trucker Huss Jeffrey W. Kroh, Principal, Groom Law Group Andrew L. Oringer, Partner, Dechert

Conservation Easements: Structuring Effective Documents and Enforcing Terms and Conditions
Due Diligence and Development Rights, Challenges in Amending and Enforcing Easements
April 10, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine conservation easements and the legal considerations when drafting and enforcing an easement for the preservation of land and natural resources. The panel will discuss the benefits and limitations of these easements and the challenges associated with amending and enforci... Read More

Speakers:  J. Jeffrey Holland, Partner, Holland & Muirden William F. (Fritz) Paulus, Attorney at Law Brad Raffle, Esq., Founder and President, Conservation Capital

Negotiating and Drafting Restaurant Leases
Tenant Improvements, Operational Issues, Franchises, Good Guy Guaranties and More
April 5, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will focus on drafting and negotiating crucial provisions of restaurant leases. The panelist will discuss how best to address special concerns with a restaurant use, tenant improvements, franchise relationships, operational issues in mixed-use developments, and issues applicable to... Read More

Speakers:  Jeffrey A. Margolis, Founder, Margolis Law Firm

Renewable Energy Projects: Structuring REC Purchase and Sale Agreement, Interconnection Ag...
Negotiating Key Provisions, Navigating Regulatory Timelines and Requirements
April 5, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine key considerations for counsel advising on renewable energy projects before entering renewable energy certificate (REC) purchase and sale agreements, net metering credit purchase agreements and interconnection agreements. The panel will discuss key components of each ag... Read More

Speakers:  Stephen J. Humes, Partner, Holland & Knight Kristen Thall Peters, Partner, Cooper White & Cooper

Paragraph IV Litigation and IPRs
Interplay Between Paragraph IV Litigation and IPRs, Multiple Generic Challengers, Key Issu...
April 5, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on pharmaceutical-related patent challenges. The panel will discuss the interplay between Paragraph IV litigation and post-grant proceedings, and where multiple generic challengers fit in the exclusivity scheme. The presenters will also examine critical issues in... Read More

Speakers:  Erin M. Dunston, Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Matthew L. Fedowitz, Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Mythili Markowski, Ph.D., Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney

Private Fund Securities Law Exemptions: Accredited Investors, Qualified Purchasers, Subscr...
Navigating Exemptions Under the Investment Adviser, Securities, Exchange and Investment Co...
April 4, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the exemption provisions of the Investment Adviser Act, Securities Act, Exchange Act and Investment Company Act that are relevant to private equity funds and venture capital funds. The program will provide an in-depth analysis of each of the exemption requirements, as w... Read More

Speakers:  Michael D. Belsley, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis Brynn Rail, Counsel, Ropes & Gray

Wage & Hour Collective and Class Actions: Asserting and Challenging Affirmative Defenses
Leveraging Good Faith, Doctrine of Avoidable Consequences and Other Defenses
April 4, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for employment counsel on leveraging affirmative defenses in wage and hour cases. The panel will explain strategies for counsel for employers and employees when asserting or challenging affirmative defenses in Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and state class and... Read More

Speakers:  Louisa J. Johnson, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw Melissa Lardo Stewart, Partner, Outten & Golden Noel P. Tripp, Principal, Jackson Lewis

Municipal Regulation of Wireless Telecommunication Facilities in the Public Right of Way:...
Navigating Zoning Challenges and Interplay Between Federal, State and Local Laws
April 4, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare municipal attorneys to identify and confront complicated issues related to the installation of wireless telecommunication facilities in the public right of way (ROW). The panel will examine the latest trends in the types of wireless technologies that companies are seeki... Read More

Speakers:  Anita T. Gallucci, Atty, Boardman & Clark Eric J. Larson, Shareholder, Municipal Law & Litigation Group

Probate Strategies When Non-Resident/Non-Citizen Decedents Own U.S. Assets: Legal, Tax and...
April 4, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This webinar will provide estate planning counsel with a review of critical issues that arise when a non-resident decedent's estate owns assets in the United States. The panel will explain the practical challenges in obtaining original or ancillary probate or administration, potential conflicts betw... Read More

Speakers:  James I. Dougherty, Partner, Withersworldwide T. Sandra Fung, Atty, Withersworldwide

ERISA Compliance and Monitoring 401(k) Investments: Safe Harbor Rules and Appointing Advis...
April 3, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide ERISA attorneys and general counsel on issues regarding compliance and 401(k) investment managers, including appointment and monitoring by plan sponsors. Our experienced panel will provide an overview of critical aspects of regulations under ERISA and provide insight into... Read More

Speakers:  Jeffrey A. Lieberman, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Roberta Casper Watson, Partner, The Wagner Law Group

Zombie Corporations and CERCLA Liability: Identifying, Reviving and Pursuing Zombie PRPs
April 3, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on identifying, reviving and pursuing defunct or "zombie" corporations and their insurance assets as a source of funding cleanup of contamination sites. The panel will discuss what to do after identifying zombie candidates, claims evaluation due diligence, litigat... Read More

Speakers:  David Ashton, Assistant General Counsel, Port of Portland Loren R. Dunn, Principal, Beveridge & Diamond Christopher A. Rycewicz, Northwest Resource Law

Healthcare Insolvencies: Navigating the Intersection of Medicare, ERISA, HIPAA, AKS, Stark...
April 3, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with guidance on the unique legal issues for hospitals and other healthcare providers facing insolvency. The panel will explain the factors that make healthcare provider bankruptcies particularly complicated, discuss the implications and potential ram... Read More

Speakers:  Steven Fleming, PricewaterhouseCoopers Deborah Kovsky-Apap, Partner, Pepper Hamilton

Tax Strategies for Real Estate LLC and LP Agreements: Capital Commitments, Tax Allocations...
April 3, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will prepare real estate counsel to deal with crucial tax issues and avoid costly mistakes in structuring agreements for real estate partnerships and LLCs. The panel will offer best practices for drafting provisions that reflect effective tax compliance and planning in light of... Read More

Speakers:  Stephen Butler, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis William Dong, Atty, Kirkland & Ellis

Extraterritorial Reach of Lanham Act and Protection of IP Rights: Pursuing Foreign Infring...
April 3, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on the reach of the Lanham Act's extraterritorial provision. The panel will examine how the courts have treated these cases and offer insights into how IP owners can use the Lanham Act to protect their IP rights. Read More

Speakers:  Megan K. Bannigan, Counsel, Debevoise & Plimpton Douglas A. Rettew, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Lawrence Robins, Partner, FisherBroyles

Protecting Trademarks Abroad: Madrid Protocol vs. National Filing Directly in Foreign Juri...
March 29, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to trademark owners regarding trademark registration strategy outside the U.S. The panel will take an in-depth look at the advantages and disadvantages of using the Madrid Protocol and filing national applications through local counsel in the foreign jurisdiction.... Read More

Speakers:  Christine P. James, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Matthew E. Moersfelder, Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine

IRC § 338(h)(10) Election Strategies for Tax Counsel: Opportunities and Risks Under Tax Re...
Leveraging the Election in Structuring Acquisitions, Dispositions, and Asset and Stock Tra...
March 29, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel with a review of the application, operation and impact of the Section 338(h)(10) election in acquisitions. The panel will provide tax planning strategies to optimize tax benefits and minimize pitfalls in the election under the new tax reform law. Read More

Speakers:  Stephen L. Phillips, Senior Partner / CFO, Phillips Golden Griffin H. Bridgers, Atty, Hutchins & Associates

2017 NAIC Insurance Data Security Model Law: New Reporting Rules Following a Cybersecurity...
March 29, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel for insurers with a comprehensive review of the new National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) model law. The panel will arm practitioners with critical guidance to navigate the stringent requirements for insurers, agents and other licensed entities... Read More

Speakers:  Linda D. Perkins, Counsel, White and Williams Mary Jane Wilson-Bilik, Partner, Eversheds Sutherland (US)

Mineral Rights in Real Estate Transactions: Title, Development and Financing Concerns
March 29, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine real estate development and financing issues that arise with mineral rights and how to balance the interests of surface and mineral rights holders. The panel will discuss provisions in mineral rights leases and conveyance instruments that can impact surface rights, impl... Read More

Speakers:  Zachary Grey, Frascona Joiner Goodman and Greenstein Frank Hinton, Elias Books Brown & Nelson

Audit Response Letters and Disclosures: In-House Counsel's Role in Balancing Auditor Deman...
Scope of Lawyers' Responsibility Under the ABA Treaty When Responding to Information Reque...
March 28, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to in-house counsel for responding to external auditor inquiries concerning their client's litigation, claims and assessments, and related financial reporting and disclosures. The panel will explain best practices for providing information regarding "pending or... Read More

Speakers:  Brian E. Kowalski, Partner, Latham & Watkins Maryann A. Waryjas, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary, Herc Rentals Alan J. Wilson, Atty, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr

Private Investment Funds and Tax Reform
Carried Interest, Qualified Business Income and Interest Deductions, Sale of Partnership I...
March 28, 2018 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide private equity counsel with a working knowledge of the key provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act for the private investment fund industry. Read More

Speakers:  Arnold P. May, Partner, Proskauer Rose Brian D. Huber, Senior Counsel, Proskauer Rose

Workplace Religious Accommodations: EEOC Guidance and Court Developments
Best Practices for Hiring, Policies and Employment Decisions Amid Increased Claims and Amb...
March 28, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel on best practices for employers to avoid claims of workplace religious discrimination. The panel will review hiring, accommodation and termination practices amid increased ambiguity in the standards and a surge in employee claims. Read More

Speakers:  Stephen E. Fox, Co-Managing Partner, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton J. Gregory Grisham, Partner, FordHarrison Dionysia L. Johnson-Massie, Shareholder, Littler Mendelson

Patent Infringement: Structuring Opinions of Counsel
Leveraging Opinion Letters to Reduce the Risks of Liability and Enhanced Damages
March 28, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide patent counsel with an analysis of the evolving role of attorney opinions in the defense of patent infringement claims and the potential use of written opinions of counsel. The panel will discuss the issue of waiver of the attorney-client privilege and provide best prac... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas J. Scott, Jr., Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Personalized Media Communications April E. Weisbruch, Atty, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton Eleanor M. Yost, Shareholder, Carlton Fields Jorden Burt

Distribution Planning for IRA Beneficiary Trusts: Navigating RMD Rules to Maximize Stretch...
Avoiding Errors in Measuring Life Calculations, Using Payouts and Disclaimers, and Separat...
March 28, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and fiduciary tax advisers with practical guidance in navigating the rules governing distributions from IRAs where the beneficiary is a qualified trust. The panel will outline the required minimum distribution (RMD) rules for inherited IRAs,... Read More

Speakers:  Kristen M. Lynch, Partner, Lubell Rosen Diane J. Kiepe, Principal, Douglas Eden Phillips DeRuyter & Stanyer Neda Barkhordar, Esq., Givner & Kaye

Structuring Hospital Acquisitions of Physician Practices
Legal Issues in Valuing, Negotiating and Documenting the Transaction
March 27, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with a review of the key legal issues involved in hospital acquisitions of physician practices, including applicable laws and regulations and valuation considerations. The panel will offer their guidance on negotiating and structuring the arrangements... Read More

Speakers:  Jeffrey M. Peterson, Partner, McGuireWoods Adria Warren, Partner, Foley & Lardner

Environmental Obligations in Bankruptcy: Reconciling the Conflicting Goals of Bankruptcy a...
Pre- vs. Post-Petition Claims, Enforcement Actions, Statutory Super Liens, Asset Sales, Ab...
March 27, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will investigate the conflicts that exist between the Bankruptcy Code and state and federal environmental statutes and provide counsel with an understanding of how these issues are resolved in bankruptcy proceedings. The panel will review relevant court decisions and why some enviro... Read More

Speakers:  Dawn M. Lamparello, Partner, K&L Gates Mark W. Page, Atty, Massey & Gail Lawrence P. Schnapf, Principal, Schnapf LLC

Structuring Term Loan B Transactions: Combining High Yield Financing With Conventional Ban...
March 27, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide finance counsel with an understanding of Term Loan B (TLB) transactions and how they can be structured to complement conventional bank loans while providing borrowers with access to non-bank financing on less restrictive terms. Read More

Speakers:  Jeff Norton, Partner, Dechert Scott M. Zimmerman, Partner, Dechert Bridget K. Marsh, Executive Vice President - Deputy General Counsel, The Loan Syndications and Trading Association

New DOL Disability Claims Regulations: Effects on Employee Benefits and Nonqualified Compe...
Best Practices for Plan Sponsors, SPD Modifications, Required Disclosures, Appeals and ERI...
March 27, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel and benefits advisers with a comprehensive understanding of the DOL final rule regarding disability claims regulations and new procedures which are effective Apr. 1, 2018. The panel will discuss the impact of the final rule on employee benefits and nonqualified... Read More

Speakers:  Christopher A. Beinecke, Counsel, Haynes and Boone Patricia A. Moran, Of Counsel, Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo Peter M. Varney, Counsel, Seyfarth Shaw

Structuring Sprinkle Trusts to Minimize Income Tax Consequences to Trust and Beneficiaries
Discretionary Distribution Strategies to Reduce Income Tax and Avoid Challenges to Trustee...
March 22, 2018 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel with guidance for designing income tax minimization strategies using sprinkle/spray trusts and other distribution mechanisms to shift tax burdens from higher to lower taxed beneficiaries. The panel will go beyond the basics to demonstrate str... Read More

Speakers:  Elise Gross, Esq., LL.M., Of Counsel, The Presser Law Firm Arlene A. Osterhoudt, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

Equity Joint Ventures: Structuring Capital Contribution, Waterfall and Other Payment Provi...
Promoted Interest, Carried Interest, Cash Flow Splits and Related Issues
March 22, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to deal counsel for structuring capital contribution and distribution provisions in equity joint venture (JV) agreements. The panel will discuss key legal and tax issues and JV agreement provisions, including promoted interest, carried interest, cash flow split... Read More

Speakers:  Afshin Beyzaee, Partner, DLA Piper Michael J. Kiely, Partner, DLA Piper

New Section 199A: Deductions, Limitations, Complexities and Opportunities for Pass-Through...
Determining Qualified Business Income, Loss Carryover, Reformation Considerations and More
March 22, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax professionals and advisers with an in-depth understanding of Sec. 199A and how to claim the qualified business income deduction. The panel will discuss the strict rules, requirements and limitations of Sec. 199A and the available planning techniques to maximize... Read More

Speakers:  Cindy Grossman, Partner, Giordani Swanger Ripp and Jetel Dina A. Wiesen, Senior Manager, National Tax Office, Passthroughs, Deloitte Tax Michael S. Goode, Counsel, Stites & Harbison

Drone Use in the Energy Industry: Federal, State, and Local Regulation and Enforcement, Pr...
March 22, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on the use of drones in the energy industry. The panel will examine federal regulation and enforcement, and the interplay with state and local regulation and enforcement. The panel will also discuss other legal implications, such as privacy and liability risks and... Read More

Speakers:  Thaddeus R. Lightfoot, Partner, Dorsey & Whitney Kenneth D. Suzan, Of Counsel, Barnes & Thornburg David Yoel, Founder and CEO, American Aerospace Technologies

Drafting Premarital and Postmarital Agreements: Choice of Law and Forum Clauses, State Law...
March 21, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide best practices to family law practitioners for negotiating and drafting premarital and postmarital agreements. The panel will discuss the differences between a premarital and postmarital agreement, the nuances of negotiation, how to structure the agreement, key clauses,... Read More

Speakers:  Melissa L. Isaak, Atty, The Isaak Law Firm Wayne Morrison, Of Counsel, Kessler & Solomiany James J. Vedder, Atty, Moss & Barnett

Healthcare Industry and Tax Reform
Federally Mandated Cuts to Medicare, Tax-Exempt Municipal Bond Financing, Individual Manda...
March 21, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide guidance to healthcare counsel on the impact of tax reform on the healthcare industry. Read More

Speakers:  Peter Domas, Of Counsel, Dickinson Wright Nicole M. Elliott, Partner, Holland & Knight Travis F. Jackson, Partner, King & Spalding

USPTO Examiner Interview Strategies: Preparing for and Conducting Interviews to Advance Pa...
March 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on leveraging interviews with United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) patent examiners to prosecute patents more efficiently. The panel will provide insight into conducting the interviews and offer strategies for interacting with pat... Read More

Speakers:  Adriana L. Burgy, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Mark D. Sweet, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Multiemployer Pension Plan Withdrawal: An In-Depth Examination
Strategies for Minimizing Liability and Challenging Assessments
March 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel to employers that contribute to multiemployer pension plans with an in-depth examination of several recent trends related to multiemployer plan withdrawal liability. The panel will outline recent developments in withdrawal liability litigation, tips for handling... Read More

Speakers:  Angela Marie Hubbell, Partner, Quarles & Brady Patrick W. Spangler, Shareholder, Vedder Price

UCC Security Interests in Proceeds of Collateral: Perfection, Priority and Impact of Debto...
March 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide finance counsel with a thorough understanding of UCC and Bankruptcy Code treatment of security interests in proceeds of original collateral. The panel will discuss recent legal developments and special issues concerning attachment, perfection and priority of security in... Read More

Speakers:  James T. Bentley, Special Counsel, Schulte Roth & Zabel

Derivative Works and Copyright: Scope, Termination, Infringement, Considerations for Draft...
March 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel on derivative works and the scope of the derivative right. The panel will also discuss when it is copyright infringement to make/sell derivative works, and lessons from recent court decisions. The panel will offer insights on what this means for a... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas F. Daley, Counsel, Leidos Tal Dickstein, Partner, Loeb & Loeb Jennifer L. Elgin, Shareholder, Bean Kinney & Korman

Mental Illness & Intellectual Disabilities Under the ADA and FMLA: Avoiding and Defending...
Reasonable Accommodation and FMLA Leave; Expert Witnesses, Motion and Trial Strategies
March 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will equip employment counsel with tools to help clients avoid claims based on mental disability discrimination and practical approaches to defend lawsuits under the ADA or FMLA. The panel will provide guidance on best practices that minimize the potential for liability and offer li... Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan R. Mook, Partner, DiMuroGinsberg Frank C. Morris, Jr., Member, Epstein Becker & Green Holly M. Robbins, Shareholder, Littler Mendelson

Drafting Service Level Agreements: Best Practices for Corporate and Technology Counsel
Structuring Key Provisions, Anticipating Common Areas of Dispute, and Streamlining Negotia...
March 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide business and technology counsel on drafting service level provisions in technology agreements, with a focus on lessons from recent cases. Read More

Speakers:  Matthew A. Karlyn, Partner, Foley & Lardner

Noncumulation and Prior Insurance Clauses: Allocating Liability Among Multiple Policies
Application of Noncumulation Clauses in Pro Rata vs. All Sums Jurisdictions
March 16, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will update insurance counsel on the latest developments in the application of noncumulation provisions in CGL policies to deny coverage in long-tail claims. The panel will outline best practices for counsel to insureds or insurers to argue for maximizing coverage or minimizing liab... Read More

Speakers:  Mary E. Borja, Partner, Wiley Rein Christopher C. French, Visiting Assistant Professor of Law, Penn State Law School Sherilyn Pastor, Partner, McCarter & English

Structuring Credit Tenant Lease Financing: Balancing Interests of Developers, Lenders, Ten...
March 15, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with a review of using and understanding the more nuanced aspects of credit tenant lease (CTL) financing as a financing vehicle for developers and owners, structuring and documenting the transaction, and meeting the interests of developers, owners, lenders, tena... Read More

Speakers:  David J. LaSota, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig David Persky, Managing Director, TIAA-CREF Michael D. Robson, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig

On Sale and Public Use Bars to Patentability: Minimizing the Risk of Patent Ineligibility...
March 15, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the on-sale and public use bars to patentability/validity and the impact of the AIA on these statutory bars. The panel will also discuss recent court treatment and offer best practices to minimize the risk of patent ineligibility or invalidation. Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Doris Johnson Hines, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Daniel G. Brown, Partner, Latham & Watkins

M&A and Tax Reform: New Deal Structure Considerations
Capital Expensing, Transition Tax, Business Interest Deduction, NOL Carryforwards, Executi...
March 15, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine provisions of the new tax reform law that could have a significant impact on the structuring of mergers and acquisitions. The panel will discuss the steps counsel should take now with M&A deals in process, and upfront issues to consider in transactions going forward. Read More

Speakers:  Griffin H. Bridgers, Atty, Hutchins & Associates Russell A. Daniel, Partner, Grant Thornton Scott P. Greiner, LL.M. (Tax), Partner, Moye White

Fraud in Trademark Applications and Registrations: Proving or Defeating Allegations
Navigating Differing Standards at the TTAB and in the Circuits, Mitigating the Risk of Inv...
March 15, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will review the TTAB's and courts' treatments of fraud in the procurement and maintenance of trademark registrations. The panel will suggest best practices for trademark applicants, owners and their counsel to mitigate the risk of findings of fraud arising from inaccurate recitation... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew D. Asbell, Partner, Ladas & Parry Stephen Feingold, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Laura Popp-Rosenberg, Partner, Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu

OIG and CMS Voluntary Self Disclosures: Weighing the Risks and Rewards of Self Reporting
Leveraging Tools for Resolving Stark Law or Anti-Kickback Statute Violations
March 14, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to healthcare counsel on the OIG's Self-Disclosure Protocol (SDP) and settlements under CMS' Self-Referral Disclosure Protocol (SRDP). The panel will also outline guidance for evaluating the risks and rewards of disclosing potential violations. Read More

Speakers:  Samuel C. Cohen, Atty, Arent Fox Anjali N.C. Downs, Member, Epstein Becker and Green Jacob J. Harper, Atty, Morgan Lewis & Bockius

Structuring Cross-Border Lending Transactions: Mitigating Legal, Economic and Political Ri...
March 14, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide finance counsel with the tools to structure around legal, political and economic risks encountered in cross-border lending. The panel will discuss choice of law provisions, foreign guarantors, exit strategies where access to collateral may be impaired, credit default sw... Read More

Speakers:  J. Truman Bidwell, Jr., Partner, Sullivan & Worcester Ettore A. Santucci, Partner, Goodwin Procter Sylvia Fung Chin, Partner Of Counsel, White & Case

Grantor Retained Annuity Trusts: Tax-Efficient Estate Planning Techniques
Leveraging GRATs to Preserve and Transfer Assets
March 14, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare estate planning attorneys to identify estate planning opportunities in grantor retained annuity trusts (GRATs). The panel will outline how to structure GRATs and teach skills for evaluating various tax impacts of GRATs as tax and investment planning vehicles. Read More

Speakers:  Eric M. Kramer, Partner, Farrell Fritz James A. Carolan, JD, CWS®, Vice President Wealth Manager, Monroe Bank & Trust Scott K. Tippett, Atty, The Tippett Law Firm

Return to Work and Fitness-for-Duty Certification Challenges Under the FMLA and ADA
Complying With Notice, Reasonable Accommodation and Other Requirements; Minimizing Interfe...
March 14, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare employment counsel to help their clients navigate return-to-work and fitness-for-duty certification issues when an employee is due to return from ADA- or FMLA-protected leave. The panel will outline an employer's obligations under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)... Read More

Speakers:  L. Eric Dowell, Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart Jonathan R. Mook, Partner, DiMuroGinsberg

Directors and Officers Liability: Responding to Recent Surge in Claims and Lawsuits
Investor Activism, Board Composition, Sexual Harassment, Executive Governance and Complian...
March 14, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss critical areas that result in the highest number of claims against corporations, executives, directors and officers. The panel will examine critical risk areas--a record number of securities class actions in 2017, increasing sexual harassment claims, and executive misco... Read More

Speakers:  Daniel J. Healy, Partner, Anderson Kill John L. Corbett, Of Counsel, Barnes & Thornburg

Clean Water Act Citizen Suits: Plaintiff and Defense Tactics for Litigation
Notice, Standing and Jurisdiction; Interpleading Third Parties and Settlement Under the CW...
March 13, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on procedural and strategic challenges for counsel defending citizen suits under the Clean Water Act (CWA). The panel will explain recent case law developments that impact citizen suits and provide strategies to manage your clients' risks when facing citizen su... Read More

Speakers:  Justin Hayes, Program Director, Idaho Conservation League Eric L. Klein, Principal, Beveridge & Diamond Nathan A. Metcalf, Partner, Hanson Bridgett Timothy M. Sullivan, Principal, Beveridge & Diamond

ALTA/NSPS Land Title Survey Standards: What Real Estate Counsel Need to Know
Survey Exceptions and Survey Endorsements in Title Insurance Policies
March 13, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will explain the current ALTA/ACSM Standards and identify the recent, significant modifications, including changes to Table A. The panel will also discuss how title insurers typically address various survey matters in title policies and the utility of survey endorsements. Read More

Speakers:  Gary R. Kent, P.S., Integrated Services Director, The Schneider Corporation Mary A. Slade, Underwriting Counsel, First American Title

Litigating Trucking Accident Injury Claims: Theories of Liability, Impact of CSA Recordkee...
Plaintiff and Defense Approaches to Discovery, Pre-Trial Motions and Damages
March 13, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide personal injury counsel with a review of common theories of liability in trucking accident injury cases and discuss the complexities involved with litigating and/or settling claims. The panel will explain the impact of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and ot... Read More

Speakers:  Robert R. Foos, Jr., Partner, Lewis Wagner Michael J. Leizerman, Managing Partner, Leizerman & Associates

Bank Enforcement Actions: New OCC Policies and Procedures
OCC Bulletin 2017-48: Revised Terminology, Documentation, Reporting Requirements, Risk Fac...
March 13, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine recent changes to the Office of the Comptroller Currency's (OCC) policies and procedures regarding bank enforcement actions and related matters as set forth in OCC Bulletin 2017-48 (Bulletin). The panel will discuss how the new procedural and substantive changes in the... Read More

Speakers:  Ryan T. Scarborough, Partner, Williams & Connolly Andrea K. Mitchell, Partner, Buckley Sandler Daniel P. Stipano, Partner, Buckley Sandler

UCC Battle of the Forms: Resolving Conflicting Terms in Purchase Orders, Invoices and Rela...
Minimizing Disputes Over Contract Formation, Enforceability, Terms and Conditions in Sale...
March 13, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine common causes of the "battle of the forms" in UCC sale of goods transactions and explain best practices for drafting and administering sales documents to minimize disputes over whether an enforceable contract actually exists and the terms and conditions of that agreemen... Read More

Speakers:  Darrell W. Pierce, Member, Dykema Gossett Jeffrey G. Raphelson, Member, Bodman

Master Service Agreements for Oil and Gas: Key Provisions, Court Treatment
March 13, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to energy counsel on the key considerations and key provisions in master service agreements (MSAs) for oil and gas businesses, including insurance, indemnification, damages and payment. The panel will discuss negotiating and structuring MSAs, issues that common... Read More

Speakers:  C. Peck Hayne, Jr., Member, Gordon Arata Montgomery Barnett McCollam Duplantis & Eagan Scott A. O'Connor, Member, Gordon Arata Montgomery Barnett McCollam Duplantis & Eagan William W. (Bill) Pugh, Shareholder, Liskow & Lewis

Local Regulation of Railroads: Guidance for Municipal Attorneys on the Complexities of Fed...
Exercising Local Control to Address Nuisance, Liability and Economic Issues
March 12, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide local government counsel with guidance on addressing the issues presented by freight and passenger railroads that run through cities. The panel will provide an overview of the federal regulatory scheme governing the railroad industry; discuss strategies for exercising l... Read More

Speakers:  Michael N. Conneran, Partner, Hanson Bridgett John D. Heffner, Of Counsel, Strasburger & Price Charles A. Spitulnik, Partner, Kaplan Kirsch Rockwell

Reps and Warranties in Commercial Real Estate Sales Contracts: Buyer and Seller Perspectiv...
March 8, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to real estate counsel--for a buyer or seller--in negotiating representations, warranties and remedies in commercial real estate purchase agreements. Read More

Speakers:  Michael J. Kiely, Partner, DLA Piper Mitchell C. Regenstreif, Partner, DLA Piper

Pre-Immigration Tax and U.S. Investment Planning for High Net Worth Individuals
Navigating the EB-5 Investor's Visa Program, Leveraging Tax Credits and Avoiding Tax Traps
March 8, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a comprehensive guide to the tax and investment planning challenges and opportunities for high net worth foreign clients seeking to immigrate to the United States. The panel will discuss strategies for minimizing the U.S. tax impact of... Read More

Speakers:  Anthony Korda, Atty, The Korda Law Firm Richard S. Lehman, Atty, United States Taxation and Immigration Law

Prepackaged and Prenegotiated Chapter 11 Reorganizations: Debtor and Creditor Strategies
Restructuring Support Agreements, Valuation, Credit Bidding and More
March 8, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will analyze the benefits and risks to a company when considering the use of a prepackaged or a prenegotiated plan for a Chapter 11 reorganization. The program will discuss the complex issues that debtors and creditors face in negotiating the plan, such as restructuring support agre... Read More

Speakers:  Van C. Durrer, II, Partner, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Sunny Singh, Partner, Weil Gotshal & Manges

Patent Exclusivity Health Checks for Small Molecules: Are Your U.S. Patents Ready to Maxim...
Phase II Efficacy Trials, Phase III Clinical Trials, NDA Submission, Approval and Marketin...
March 8, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on the essentials of patent exclusivity that are in critical need of independent checking. The panel will discuss crucial health checks on U.S. patent exclusivity for small molecules in Phase II efficacy trials and proceeding through large-sca... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Shana K. Cyr, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Mark J. Feldstein, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner John D. Livingstone, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Licensing Artificial Intelligence Systems
Rights of Licensor and Licensee, Liability for IP Infringement by AI, Rights to Product of...
March 8, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel on addressing the IP and risk allocation challenges that arise when licensing AI. The panel will discuss how AI licensing agreements differ from traditional software licensing agreements. The panel will also discuss the key provisions to be considere... Read More

Speakers:  Frank A. DeCosta, III, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Eran Kahana, Special Counsel and Fellow, Maslon LLP and Stanford Law School Huu Nguyen, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs

Fair Market Value in Hospital and Physician Transactions: Complying With Anti-Kickback and...
March 7, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on understanding the importance of FMV assessments in hospital-physician transactions as a way to ensure compliance with anti-kickback and self-referral laws. Read More

Speakers:  Jacob J. Harper, Atty, Morgan Lewis & Bockius Hunter A. Wolfel, Manager, HealthCare Appraisers

Leveraging Demand Letters to Obtain Significant Settlements in Auto Accident Cases
March 7, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss strategies for personal injury attorneys to effectively draft and leverage demand letters in auto accident cases to obtain insurer settlements that meet insurance policy limits. Read More

Speakers:  Steven M. Gursten, Atty, Michigan Auto Law Blake M. Vance, Atty, Coplan & Crane

409A Guidance on Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Plans: Compliance Strategies
Implications of Tax Reform, Definition of Payment, Exemptions, Permitted Payments, Remedie...
March 7, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide employee benefits counsel and advisers with a detailed review of the regulations under 409A. The panel will outline the existing 409A regulations, lingering questions under tax reform, and compliance strategies. Read More

Speakers:  Marshall Mort, Atty, Fenwick & West Hans Andersson, Atty, Fenwick & West

Summary Judgment Motions in Wage and Hour Class and Collective Actions: Pre- and Post-Cert...
Disposing of or Limiting Claims, Improving Settlement Posture, Eliminating Class Members,...
March 7, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment defense litigators on strategically pursuing summary judgment motions in wage and hour class and collective actions. The panel will discuss considerations and best practices for drafting and leveraging summary judgment motions both pre- and post-c... Read More

Speakers:  Jesse A. Cripps, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Todd L. Nunn, Partner, K&L Gates

Financing Public-Private Partnerships for Infrastructure, Transportation, Energy and Redev...
Traditional and Alternative Financing Structures; Allocation of Risk and Return on Investm...
March 7, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide counsel in structuring financing for various public-private partnership (PPP or P3) projects, including traditional and alternative financing, private activity and tax-exempt bonds, and governmental funds such as TIFIA. The panel will explain risk allocation measures to e... Read More

Speakers:  David A. Rogers, Senior Partner, Frost Brown Todd Thomas M. Mulvihill, Managing Director and Group Head of Infrastructure Finance and Public-Private Partnerships, KeyBanc Capital Markets

Completion Guaranties in Construction Lending: Key Provisions for Lenders and Guarantors
March 6, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine key provisions found in a construction completion guaranty and selected points that may be subject to negotiation. The panel will discuss how the nature of the project, the track record of the borrower and other aspects of the transaction may figure into the final form... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas M. Hanahan, Partner, Wooden McLaughlin Joseph E. Lubinski, Partner, Husch Blackwell

Electronic Contracts and E-Signatures: Complying With ESIGN and the UETA, Interplay With t...
Navigating Issues of Enforceability, Authentication and Admissibility
March 6, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine recent legal trends and developments regarding e-signatures and electronic contracts. The panel will discuss evolving legal and practical issues, including the authentication of e-signatures; the admissibility of electronic contracts and e-signatures in litigation; and... Read More

Speakers:  Brian T. Casey, Partner, Locke Lord Elizabeth B. Shirley, Partner, Burr & Forman Ed Snow, Partner, Burr & Forman

Ascertainability Requirement for Class Certification
Leveraging the Latest Court Decisions to Challenge Class Membership and Defeat Certificati...
March 6, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide class counsel with a review of federal circuit court decisions addressing the ascertainability requirement for class certification. The panel will examine the scope and impact of differing circuit rulings on certification proceedings and provide insight into how defense... Read More

Speakers:  Michael A. Iannucci, Partner, Blank Rome David Kouba, Counsel, Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer Nina R. Rose, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

Electric and Gas Utility Mergers and Acquisitions: Structuring Deals, Navigating Regulator...
March 6, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel on the structuring of deals in the utility industry and the increased regulatory scrutiny that companies are facing. The panel will examine standards of regulatory review and how that standard has evolved as the industry has consolidated. The panel w... Read More

Speakers:  William S. Lamb, Partner, Baker Botts Catherine P. McCarthy, Partner, Bracewell John E. Rooney, Founding Partner, Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy

Retail Clinics in Healthcare: Corporate Practice of Medicine, Licensure, Scope of Practice...
Navigating Emerging Relationships with Physicians, Hospitals and Payers
March 1, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with a review of the key legal and business issues involved with retail clinics. The panel will offer guidance on the formation, operation and regulation of retail clinics. Read More

Speakers:  Paul A. Carr-Rollitt, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery Paul W. Pitts, Partner, Reed Smith

Acquisition Financing in M&A Transactions: Reconciling Deal Terms With Loan Terms and Clos...
March 1, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the challenges of closing an M&A transaction on terms consistent with the requirements of an acquisition lender. The panel will explain how each aspect of the acquisition and the financing impacts the other, and the role of both the buyer and the target company in succe... Read More

Speakers:  Anne I. Bandes, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius Terrence L. Dugan, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius Matthew Edward Schernecke, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius

International Tax Compliance: Navigating Implications of Cross-Border Activities
Tax Reform Implications, Latest LB&I Initiatives, Reporting and Filing Requirements, Guide...
March 1, 2018 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a practical discussion of the IRS Large Business and International (LB&I) division's identification and selection of additional compliance campaigns to further efforts toward issue-based examinations of foreign activities of individuals and com... Read More

Speakers:  Alison N. Dougherty, J.D., LL.M., Director, Aronson William K. Norman, J.D., LL.M. (Taxation), Partner, Ord & Norman Antoinette L. Ellison, Counsel, Jones Day James S. Wang, Jones Day

Maximizing VA Benefits: Eligibility Requirements, Drafting Trusts, Asset Protection and In...
March 1, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide elder law counsel with in-depth information and instruction on VA eligibility and planning. Our panel will discuss the lesser known eligibility requirements for VA aid and attendant pension benefits and outline practical techniques to address both pre-planning and plann... Read More

Speakers:  Angela N. Manz, Atty, The Law Office of Angela N. Manz Valerie Peterson, Chief Executive Officer, ElderCounsel

Structuring Trademark Clearance Opinions
Assessing Search Results to Identify Infringements, Overcoming Clearance Challenges, Prepa...
March 1, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to trademark counsel on conducting, analyzing and using trademark searches. The panel will discuss overcoming the challenges in the trademark clearance process and outline best practices for preparing effective clearance opinions. Read More

Speakers:  Richard C. Gilmore, Registered Patent Attorney, Maschoff Brennan George R. McGuire, Member, Bond Schoeneck & King

Demystifying the "Bad Faith Set-Up" in Insurance Litigation
Navigating the Space Between Aggressive Advocacy and Allegations of the So-Called Set-Up
March 1, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss and explore the mechanics of what's been called the bad faith "set-up" in insurance litigation. Both first-party and third-party claim scenarios will be discussed and detailed, along with many of the tactics commonly associated with set-up allegations. The program will... Read More

Speakers:  Mark Garbowski, Shareholder, Anderson Kill Paul R. Koepff, Partner, Clyde & Co US

Incorporating FAR Subcontractor Flowdown Terms in Government Contracts: Guidance for Prime...
March 1, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will explore the enduring prime-sub debates (and disputes) that often accompany the flowdown process and offers helpful risk mitigation techniques for all parties. Read More

Speakers:  Cara A. Wulf, Attorney, McCarter & English Micah T. Zomer, Special Counsel, Foley & Lardner

Medicare and Medicaid Liens in Personal Injury Cases
Resolving Healthcare Liens or Claims for Reimbursement, Maximizing Settlement Awards
February 28, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide personal injury counsel for both plaintiffs and defendants, as well as adjusters, with practical tips and considerations for resolving Medicare and Medicaid liens in order to maximize recovery and ensure healthcare compliance in personal injury claims. Read More

Speakers:  Nick D’Aquilla, Special Counsel, Garretson Resolution Group Catherine E. Goldhaber, Partner, Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young

Hiring a Competitor's Employees: Minimizing Litigation Exposure, Defending Competitor Laws...
February 28, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment counsel on mitigating legal risks when hiring an employee from a competitor. The panel will explain best practices to decrease litigation exposure and also highlight key defenses to competitor lawsuits. Read More

Speakers:  Stephen E. Baumann, II, Esq., Littler Mendelson Danielle L. Kitson, Shareholder, Littler Mendelson

529 Plans in Estate Planning After Tax Reform: Qualified Expenses, Education Trusts and Di...
February 28, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel with an updated guide to the estate planning opportunities found in Sec. 529 college savings plans in light of tax reform provisions which have expanded the scope of expenditures eligible under the plan. The panel will detail the specific cha... Read More

Speakers:  Michael T. Clear, Partner, Wiggin and Dana Erin D. Nicholls, Wiggin and Dana

Combating Plaintiff Reptilian Tactics in Complex Litigation: Discovery, Voir Dire, Direct...
February 27, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to litigators on combating the emerging trial strategy commonly known as the "reptile theory." The panel will discuss the increased use of reptilian tactics by plaintiffs' attorneys throughout the life of the case and how defense counsel can strategically confr... Read More

Speakers:  Elizabeth Skane, Partner, Skane Wilcox Paul E. Wojcicki, Shareholder, Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney

Prepayment Structures in Leveraged Finance: Balancing Borrower Flexibility With Lender Pro...
Debt Retirement Provisions in Syndicated, Mezzanine and Second Lien Term Loans
February 27, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will analyze the prepayment features of syndicated, mezzanine and second lien term loans. The panel will discuss provisions currently used in each type of loan to balance the borrower's need for flexibility in future operations with the lender's need for call protection and preservi... Read More

Speakers:  Alison R. Manzer, Partner, Cassels Brock & Blackwell Timothy R. Ryan, Partner, Holland & Knight Vanessa G. Spiro, Partner, K&L Gates

Tax Reform: Impact on REITs, Real Estate Businesses and Investors
Pass-Through Business and Interest Deductions, Cost Recovery, Carried Interest, Sale of Pa...
February 27, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide real estate counsel with a working knowledge of the new tax reform law as it relates to REITs and other real estate investment structures. The panel discussion will include the impact of tax reform on pass-through deductions, cost recovery, carried interest, existin... Read More

Speakers:  Steven R. Meier, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw John P. Napoli, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw

Patent Inventorship: Best Practices for Determination and Correction
Distinguishing Between Inventor and Contributor; Navigating Joint Inventorship, Disclosure...
February 27, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for patent counsel on identifying and determining inventorship and will offer best practices for correcting errors regarding inventorship. Our experienced panel will offer perspectives gained from working with the AIA since it was passed--and outline lessons fr... Read More

Speakers:  Jill K. MacAlpine, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Amanda K. Murphy, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Clean Air Act Compliance and Enforcement 2018: ODS, CAA §114 Requests, NSR, SSM
February 27, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel on a variety of Clean Air Act (CAA) topics and how they may change, or not, under the new Administration, including New Source Review (NSR), Startup, Shutdown and Malfunction (SSM), ozone depleting substances, enforcement, including Section 114 reque... Read More

Speakers:  Margaret C. Campbell, Partner, Troutman Sanders Robert L. (Buzz) Hines, Partner, Farella Braun + Martel Carroll W. (Mack) McGuffey, III, Partner, Troutman Sanders

Depositions in Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation: 30(b)(6) and Fact Witnesses
February 22, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare litigators for policyholders and insurance companies to question fact witnesses and corporate witnesses in coverage and bad faith litigation. The panel will outline their experiences and perspectives on leveraging testimony by corporate representatives for both sides, u... Read More

Speakers:  Alan P. Jacobus, Partner, Selvin Wraith Halman Sherilyn Pastor, Partner, McCarter & English

Deadlock-Breaking Mechanisms in Real Estate LLCs: Avoiding Litigation When Members and Man...
Buy-Sell Provisions, External and Internal Tie-Breakers, Put and Call Options, Partition o...
February 22, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide real estate counsel with a framework for adopting deadlock-breaking mechanisms in LLC operating agreements, and potential state law consequences when no such mechanisms are in place. The program will also discuss arbitration and mediation provisions as alternatives to l... Read More

Speakers:  Kathleen A. Kelley, Member, Protorae Law Pantea F. Stevenson, General Counsel, Loci Craig Long, Esq., Managing Attorney, Craig Long

Software License Due Diligence in M&A Deals: Evaluating Open Source and Other Software Ass...
February 22, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for M&A counsel on conducting software license due diligence before closing the deal. The panel will explain key considerations when evaluating open source and other software assets and discuss best practices to mitigate the risk of acquiring software assets wh... Read More

Speakers:  Christopher Barnett, Senior Attorney, Scott & Scott Robert Scott, Managing Partner, Scott & Scott

Managing Patent Infringement Risk in Product Development
February 22, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on identifying and addressing patent infringement risk in the product development process. The panel will examine how the courts have applied Halo and offer strategies for minimizing patent infringement risk. Read More

Speakers:  Gregory M. Ansems, Assistant General Counsel, Intellectual Property, Honeywell International Thomas Hipkins, Shareholder, Fredrikson & Byron Jeffrey C. Totten, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Pre-Employment Background Screening: FCRA, EEOC, Ban-the-Box, State and Local Law Complian...
February 21, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment counsel on minimizing liability risks when conducting pre-employment background checks in light of increasing state and local regulations. The panel will review the rise in credit-check bans and ban-the-box laws, how these laws interact with the F... Read More

Speakers:  Peter L. Frattarelli, Partner, Archer & Greiner Julie D. Hoffmeister, Esq., Troutman Sanders Susan Gross Sholinsky, Member, Epstein Becker & Green

DOJ Guidance for Corporate Compliance Programs: Questions Counsel Should Expect in a Gover...
February 21, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide a detailed analysis of the "Evaluation of Corporate Compliance Programs" report (the Report) published in 2017 by the DOJ as well as other more recent DOJ policy changes, such as the FCPA Corporate Enforcement Policy (the FCPA Policy), which was added to the US Attorney... Read More

Speakers:  Phil Bezanson, Managing Partner, Bracewell Kevin D. Collins, Partner, Bracewell

Qualified Disclaimers and Disclaimer Trusts after Tax Reform
Using Disclaimers, Clayton QTIPs and OBITs to Optimize Basis Increase; Maximize Flexibilit...
February 21, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide a comprehensive guide to both planning opportunities and post-mortem "fixes" through proactive use of qualified disclaimers. Ed will offer suggestions for structuring joint accounts, beneficiary designations, disclaimer funded bypass or optimal basis increase trusts... Read More

Speakers:  Edwin P. Morrow, III, Esq., Regional Wealth Strategist, U.S. Bank Private Wealth Management

Advanced Health Practitioners: Employment Agreements for Physician Assistants, Nurse Pract...
February 21, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with a review of key considerations when drafting employment agreements for advanced practitioners--such as physician assistants, nurse practitioners and the like--to meet the expectations and obligations of the parties and to ensure compliance with a... Read More

Speakers:  Philip M. Bluestein, Atty, Bluestein Law Firm H. Bernard Tisdale, Office Managing Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart

Tax Reform for Pass-Through Entities: Impact of New Tax Law on Partnerships, LLCs and S-Co...
Planning Techniques, Loopholes, Qualified Business Income Deductions and Limitations
February 21, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a review of the application and impact of the new tax bill on pass-through entities. The panel will discuss new tax law changes impacting pass-through entities and provide tax planning strategies to optimize tax benefits and avoid pitfa... Read More

Speakers:  Lynn E. Fowler, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Joseph C. Mandarino, Partner, Smith Gambrell & Russell

Defeating Class Certification by Attacking Plaintiffs' Classwide Damages Models
February 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for class action defense counsel on opposing class certification after Comcast by challenging the sufficiency of the damages models plaintiffs' experts put forth in support of class certification. The panel will examine the Comcast decision and how the lower fe... Read More

Speakers:  Jeremy M. Creelan, Partner, Jenner & Block Aaron Dolgoff, Vice President, Charles River Associates Cedric D. Logan, Partner, Wheeler Trigg O'Donnell

Manufacturing and Supply Agreements: Drafting High-Risk Provisions and Navigating "Battle...
February 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide insight into identifying, drafting and negotiating complex, high risk provisions in manufacturing and supply agreements which include warranty, intellectual property, tooling, indemnity, limitations of liabilities, forecasts, price adjustments, change orders and more. I... Read More

Speakers:  Peter D. Feinberg, Atty, Law Offices of Peter D. Feinberg Leslie S. Marell, Marell Law Firm

Managing IP While Using Open Source: Copyright and Patent Licensing
Assessing Software Options, Mitigating Risk of IP Infringement in Software Development
February 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel on managing IP while benefiting from using open source. The panel will review the risks of open source and ways to protect IP rights while participating in open source. The panel will also discuss patent issues that arise in open source. Read More

Speakers:  James G. Gatto, Open Source Team Leader, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton Heather Meeker, Partner, O’Melveny & Myers LLP Gideon Myles, Lead IP Counsel, Dropbox

E-Signatures and Electronic Loan Documentation in Real Estate Finance: ESIGN and UETA, Int...
Enforceability, Authentication and Admissibility; MERS and Transferability
February 20, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine recent developments in using eNotes and other electronic mortgage loan documentation. The panel will discuss the Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce (ESIGN) Act, Uniform Electronic Transactions Act (UETA), the MERS registry, and legal and practical iss... Read More

Speakers:  Margo H.K. Tank, Partner, DLA Piper R. David Whitaker, Partner, DLA Piper

Excess Insurer's Duty to Defend and Indemnify: Exhaustion, Claims Not Covered by Primary,...
February 15, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel to insurers and policyholders with an analysis of the scope of an excess insurer's duty to defend and indemnify and a review of the most commonly disputed issues and how to respond. Read More

Speakers:  Marc S. Mayerson, Principal, The Mayerson Firm Scott M. Seaman, Partner, Hinshaw & Culbertson

Reps and Warranties Insurance in M&A: Critical Tool to Mitigate Risk and Close Deals
Evaluating When Insurance is Appropriate, Negotiating Coverage and Exclusions
February 15, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide deal counsel with an update on the latest trends in the use of M&A representations and warranties insurance coverage and situations in which it is appropriate to use the coverage to mitigate risk and complete transactions. The panel will discuss the benefits and traps a... Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan Gilbert, Senior Managing Director, Crystal & Company Jonathan Kim, Partner, Dechert

New Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure: Impact on Chapter 7, 12 and 13 Secured Creditor...
February 15, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine recent amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure impacting Chapters 7, 12 and 13 of the bankruptcy code. The panel will discuss new proof of claim and other filing requirements, the ability of debtors to fix claims in a reorganization plan, the prescribed... Read More

Speakers:  Andrew M. Simon, Squire Patton Boggs Elliot M. Smith, Squire Patton Boggs

New IRS Scrutiny on Cryptocurrency Reporting: Filing Requirements and Exchange Treatment
February 15, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel, accountants and other advisers with a critical first look at new IRS initiatives on taxpayer compliance and reporting obligations for crypto currency (e.g. Bitcoin, Coinbase) transactions. The panel will discuss the IRS position on crypto currency as pr... Read More

Speakers:  Michel R. Stein, Principal, Hochman Salkin Rettig Toscher & Perez Steven Toscher, Principal, Hochman Salkin Rettig Toscher & Perez

Drafting Product Distribution Agreements: Allocating Supplier and Distributor Risks
February 15, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide business counsel with a roadmap for drafting and negotiating product distribution agreements. The panel will discuss key clauses that should be included in the agreements and explain strategies for mitigating risk and avoiding common negotiation pitfalls. Read More

Speakers:  Andre R. Jaglom, Partner, Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt John M. Scannapieco, Shareholder, Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz

Deposing Named Plaintiffs in Employment Class and Collective Actions: Plaintiff and Defens...
Uncovering and Leveraging Issues of Adequacy and Commonality During Certification, Settlem...
February 14, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare litigators representing putative class members or employers in employment class or collective actions to depose or defend depositions of named plaintiffs. The panel will outline techniques for effectively preparing or questioning named plaintiffs and offer strategies to... Read More

Speakers:  Jesse A. Cripps, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Brock J. Specht, Nichols Kaster

Sect. 112 Indefiniteness in Chemical and Biotech Patent Claims
Drafting and Prosecuting Patent Claims That Will Hold Up Under Any Definiteness Standard
February 14, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on the impact of recent Federal Circuit and PTAB case law on daily patent practice. The panel will offer best practices to navigate pre- and post-issuance scrutiny for compliance with 35 U.S.C. Sec. 112(b). Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Amelia Feulner Baur, Ph.D, Founding Partner, McNeill Baur Amanda K. Murphy, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Social Media Use by Municipalities: Developing and Enforcing Policies for Public Employees...
February 14, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine unique legal issues for municipalities when developing and enforcing social media policies. The panel will review the latest legal developments, explore future trends, and highlight potential pitfalls. Read More

Speakers:  Eric M. Brown, Partner, Siana Bellwoar & McAndrew Brian J. Lamoureux, Partner, Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O'Gara

Structuring Clinically Integrated Networks: What’s New in 2018 - Evolving Legal Issues, Ta...
Organization and Governance Issues, Regulatory Requirements, Key Provisions to Position fo...
February 14, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss hospital and physician "clinically integrated network" (CIN) organizations in the context of today's developing payment and delivery system. The panel will discuss CINs in light of payment reform, the evolution of bundled payments, and the changing regulatory environmen... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew Fadel, MSM, MBA, Senior Manager, Dixon Hughes Goodman Andrea M. Ferrari, JD, MPH, Director, HealthCare Appraisers Mark C. Watson, Director, Hancock Daniel Johnson & Nagle

Grantor Trusts After Divorce: Tax Reform, Fiduciary Challenges, and Minimizing Tax for Tru...
Gift Tax Exemption on Divorce Transfers, Grantor Trust Rules, Gift-Splitting and Income Ta...
February 14, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planners and fiduciary advisers with a practical, post-tax reform, guide to administering a grantor trust after the grantor's divorce. The panel will describe adverse income tax consequences due to inadequate drafting of the trust, detail corrections and crit... Read More

Speakers:  Audrey Young, Senior Manager, Private Client Services, RSM US Kenneth A. Goldstein, Horwood Marcus & Berk

Drafting Standstills in Intercreditor Agreements: Balancing Rights and Remedies of Junior...
Structuring Duration, Commencement, Expiration, Notice, Reinstatement and Other Provisions
February 13, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss key issues involved in drafting and negotiating standstill provisions of intercreditor agreements from the perspective of both senior and junior lienholders. Topics the program will address include, among others, the scope, nature, duration and commencement of the stand... Read More

Speakers:  David W. Morse, Atty, Otterbourg Michael Barocas, Atty, Otterbourg Valerie S. Mason, Atty, Otterbourg

Life Care Plans in Traumatic Brain Injury Cases: Presenting or Challenging Future Damages...
February 13, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to personal injury plaintiff counsel for effectively using life care plans to measure and present future medical damages to a jury in traumatic brain injury cases. The panel will also explain strategies that defense counsel frequently use to challenge life care... Read More

Speakers:  Gerald A. Connor, Partner, Margolis Edelstein Dr. Todd D. Cowen, Certified Physician Life Care Planner Robert Greening, Principal, Greening Law

Employee Benefits and Executive Comp Reps, Warranties and Indemnification in M&A Deals – U...
February 13, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will highlight legal developments for employee benefits counsel to consider when drafting and negotiating representations, covenants and indemnification provisions addressing employee benefit plans and executive compensation programs in the context of mergers and acquisitions, inclu... Read More

Speakers:  Jeffrey A. Lieberman, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Ryan J. Liebl, Partner, Mayer Brown Gabriel S. Marinaro, Special Counsel, Katten Muchin Rosenman

Patent Drafting for Machine Learning: Structural Claim Limitations, Avoiding §101 or §112...
February 13, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent practitioners on overcoming the challenges when seeking patent protection for machine learning inventions. The panel will also discuss what can be done to anticipate and minimize the risks of Sec. 101 or Sec. 112 rejections. Read More

Speakers:  Gregory Rabin, Patent Attorney, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner Michael D. Stein, Partner, Baker & Hostetler

Construction Builder's Risk and CGL Insurance: Scope of Coverage, Covered Losses, Exclusio...
February 8, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel for construction contractors and developers with an analysis of evolving coverage issues in builder's risk and CGL insurance for construction projects. The panel will discuss how these policies work to mitigate developer and contractor risks, the use of addition... Read More

Speakers:  Bruce H. Schoumacher, Shareholder, Querrey & Harrow Steven A. Coombs, Principal, Risk Resources

Negotiating Hotel Purchase and Sale Transactions: Key Legal Issues for Buyers and Sellers
Closing Contingencies and Reps and Warranties; Evaluating Existing Management and Franchis...
February 8, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the key legal issues in the purchase and sale of a hotel property, taking into account the unique issues in this asset class. The program will focus on seller representations and warranties, key contract provisions in the purchase and sale agreement, and retention or te... Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan Falik, Founder and CEO, JF Capital Advisors Tara K. Gorman, Partner, Perkins Coie Daniel G.M. Marre, Partner, Perkins Coie

Navigating the Mixed-Motive Causation Standard in Title VII, ADA and FMLA Claims
February 8, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide employment counsel with a review how the mixed-motive causation standard is being applied in discrimination and retaliation cases and discuss practical implications for Title VII, ADA and FMLA claims. Read More

Speakers:  Grant T. Collins, Atty, Felhaber Larson S. Jeanine Conley, Shareholder, Littler Mendelson Jenny Gassman-Pines, Atty, Greene Espel

Design Patent Claim Construction: Written Description, Ornamentality, Functionality and Mo...
Drafting Claims to Withstand Scrutiny and Avoiding Claim Limitation Attack
February 8, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for defining design patent claims. The panel will examine recent court treatment of claim construction issues and offer approaches for design patent claim construction and drafting. Read More

Speakers:  Christopher V. Carani, Shareholder, McAndrews Held & Malloy Robert S. Katz, Principal Shareholder, Banner & Witcoff Nathan B. Sabri, Partner, Morrison & Foerster

Renewable Energy Projects: Negotiating Power Purchase Agreements
Structuring Terms To Meet State and Federal Renewable Power Standards
February 8, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for counsel to companies involved in renewable energy projects to identify and understand the critical terms and to effectively negotiate and structure power purchase agreements (PPAs). Read More

Speakers:  Eric L. Christensen, Atty, Cairncross & Hempelmann Natasha Gianvecchio, Partner, Latham & Watkins Darin Lowder, Partner, Ballard Spahr

Structuring Leveraged Buyouts: Advanced Planning and Tax Considerations for Debt Financed...
February 7, 2018 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will offer tax and corporate professionals practical guidance on structuring leveraged buyouts and tax-efficient strategies for debt acquisition financing. The panel will discuss the use of debt finance in structuring asset and stock purchase transactions and mergers, and detail... Read More

Speakers:  Paul Schockett, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Matthew J. Donnelly, Atty, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Robert C. Goldstein, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

Structuring Employee Handbooks: Arbitration Provisions, Social Media Policies, Whistleblow...
February 7, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment counsel for drafting employee handbooks that take into account new and evolving legal developments, including pending U.S. Supreme Court decisions on arbitration provisions, recent NLRB rulings on social media policies and protected concerted acti... Read More

Speakers:  Natasha L. DeCourcy, Principal, Littler Mendelson Frederick C. Miner, Shareholder, Littler Mendelson Mona M. Stone, Vice President & General Counsel, Goodwill of Central Arizona Teresa R. Tracy, Partner, Freeman Freeman & Smiley

Taking 30(b)(6) Corporate Representative Depositions in Personal Injury Cases
Preparing the Deposition Notice, Questioning the Corporate Rep, Raising and Defending Obje...
February 7, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare personal injury attorneys to depose corporate representatives in accordance with Rule 30(b)(6) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. The webinar will discuss best practices for meeting the 30(b)(6) notice requirements, effectively questioning the corporate representa... Read More

Speakers:  Mark R. Kosieradzki, Founder, Kosieradzki Smith Law Firm

Environmental Audits: Privilege, Voluntary Disclosure and Other Legal Issues
Ensuring Compliance With Environmental Laws, Responding When Violations Are Discovered
February 7, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel on leveraging environmental audits to enhance compliance and on mitigating risks associated with audit discoveries. The panel will discuss privilege, voluntary disclosure and best practices for responding to violations. Read More

Speakers:  Andrew R. Stewart, Counsel, Sidley Austin Timothy Wilkins, Managing Partner, Bracewell

Clinical Laboratories and Payer Scrutiny: Increased Audits, Recoupment Actions, Litigation
February 7, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to healthcare counsel on compliance considerations for clinical laboratories. The panel will discuss how the Stark Law framework, Anti-Kickback Statute, and related exceptions and safe harbors apply to laboratory testing. The panel will also discuss the develop... Read More

Speakers:  Elizabeth Sullivan, Member, McDonald Hopkins Courtney G. Tito, McDonald Hopkins

Estate Planning and Tax Reform: Wealth Transfer Structures Under the New Tax Law
February 7, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a critical first look at the practical impact of the new tax overhaul/reform legislation signed into law in December 2017. Estate planning authority James Blase, Esq., will detail specific provisions of the new law relevant... Read More

Speakers:  James G. Blase, CPA, JD, LLM, Principal, Blase & Associates

Negotiating Private Equity Fund Terms: Key Provisions for Sponsors and Investors
Termination Rights, Standard of Care, Carried Interest and Management Fees, Conflicts, and...
February 7, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will address current trends and hot issues in private equity fund terms and best practices for structuring and negotiating terms and agreement provisions for sponsors and investors. Read More

Speakers:  Alex Gelinas, Partner, Sadis & Goldberg Steven Huttler, Partner, Sadis & Goldberg Daniel G. Viola, Partner, Sadis & Goldberg

Ethics of Client Billing and Fee Collection: Balancing Financial Interests and Fiduciary O...
February 6, 2018 CLE, CLE Ethics CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to address the ethical dilemmas that arise related to law firm billing and fee collection practices. The panel will outline practical approaches for avoiding ethical violations and legal liability. Read More

Speakers:  Michael P. Downey, Legal Ethics Lawyer, Downey Law Group

Class Action Litigation: Avoiding Legal Ethics Violations and Malpractice Liability
Intra-Class Conflicts, Communication With Class Members, Attorney Fees and More
February 6, 2018 CLE, CLE Ethics CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide plaintiff and defense class action attorneys with guidance on dealing with the legal ethics hurdles and malpractice threats inherent when there are large classes of plaintiffs in a single lawsuit. The program will address intra-class conflicts, communication with class... Read More

Speakers:  Robert D. Phillips, Jr., Partner, Alston & Bird Brett J. Preston, Shareholder, Hill Ward Henderson John E. Tangren, Partner, DiCello Levitt & Casey

Enforceable Nondisclosure Agreements: Protecting Trade Secrets and Other Confidential Busi...
February 6, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to business counsel for drafting nondisclosure agreements (NDAs) prior to engaging in confidential business negotiations. The panel will examine key contract provisions and exclusions, common negotiation challenges, and best practices to minimize the risk of li... Read More

Speakers:  Chris Clark, Founder, The Law Office of Chris Clark Jeff Neurman, Founding Partner, Farkas & Neurman Daniel R. Saeedi, Partner, Taft Stettinius & Hollister

Trademark Prosecution in China: Key Considerations When Seeking Brand Protection
Timing, Filing Strategy, Appropriate Translations, and Registering Several Versions
February 6, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for companies with products in China to ensure IP protection through trademark registration. The panel will examine the considerations and procedures involved with securing trademark protection in China, such as actions against infringers. Read More

Speakers:  Lauren Emerson, Counsel, Leason Ellis Paul D. Jones, Principal, Jones & Co.

Structuring CC&Rs for Mixed Use Projects
Drafting, Analyzing, Interpreting, and Amending CC&R Declarations
February 6, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide real estate practitioners guidance for drafting effective covenants, conditions and restrictions (CC&Rs) for mixed-use projects, avoiding common pitfalls in drafting CC&Rs, and amending existing CC&Rs. Read More

Speakers:  Janet L. Bozeman, Principal, Hyatt & Stubblefield David A. Herrigel, Principal, Hyatt & Stubblefield

Structuring Equipment Financing: Developments for 2018
New Lease Accounting Rules; Bundling With Services and Software; Recent Cases on UCC and B...
February 6, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine important new developments in equipment financing, including the new lease accounting standards and bundled lease structures which include service components. The panel will also discuss recent case law regarding "true lease" categorization, damages and other issues, an... Read More

Speakers:  Denise L. Blau, Shareholder, Vedder Price Edward K. Gross, Shareholder, Vedder Price Dominic A. Liberatore, Deputy Chief Counsel, De Lage Landen Financial Services Drew Nagus, Senior Manager, Ernst & Young

Horizontal vs. Vertical Exhaustion of Insurance: Priority of Coverage and Settlement for L...
February 1, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide insurance counsel with a review of key issues in horizontal and vertical insurance, the interrelationship between liability of the primary carrier and the excess insurer, and best practices to resolve priority of coverage disputes. Read More

Speakers:  K. Alexandra Byrd, Atty, Saxe Doernberger & Vita Celia B. Waters, Atty, Saxe Doernberger & Vita

Series LLCs: Advanced Planning and Tax Implications
Advantages and Disadvantages, Existing IRS Guidance, Tax Pitfalls, and Alternative Structu...
February 1, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide counsel and tax professionals an instructive review of recent trends in using series LLCs. The panel will compare the advantages and disadvantages, discuss federal tax implications of tax reform, analyze existing IRS guidance and examine tax pitfalls and alternative... Read More

Speakers:  Joseph C. Mandarino, Partner, Smith Gambrell & Russell Allen Sparkman, Partner, Sparkman & Foote

Commercial Lease Due Diligence in Real Estate Acquisitions: Key Issues and Best Practices
Buildout Obligations, Termination Rights, Purchase Options, Co-Tenancy, Rental Terms and M...
February 1, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare real estate counsel to evaluate lease provisions that may significantly affect the purchaser of commercial real estate. The panel will discuss the importance of tenant estoppels and provisions on tenant buildout, termination rights, expansion rights, purchase options, c... Read More

Speakers:  Hannah Dowd McPhelin, Partner, Pepper Hamilton Matthew J. Swett, Partner, Pepper Hamilton

Avoiding Crummey Power Mistakes in Drafting Trust Documents
Protecting Against IRS Challenges to Gifts to Irrevocable Trusts
January 31, 2018 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide counsel with a detailed review of best practices in drafting and maintaining Crummey provisions in trust documents. The panel will discuss the key language that must be included in all trusts that utilize Crummey "present interest" withdrawal provisions to qualify f... Read More

Speakers:  Christiana M. Lazo, Counsel, Ropes & Gray Francisco Garcia, Jr., Esq., Henderson Caverly & Pum

Not-For-Profit Hospital Tax-Exempt Status Under Government Scrutiny: § 501(r) Compliance
January 31, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for not-for-profit (NFP) hospitals on proactive measures to protect the hospital's tax-exempt status. The panel will discuss requirements to maintain tax-exempt status and recent enforcement trends. Read More

Speakers:  Michael N. Fine, Partner, Wyatt Tarrant & Combs Elizabeth M. Mills, Shareholder, Elizabeth M. Mills

Obviousness of Biologics Inventions: Strategies for Biologics Claims in the U.S., Europe a...
January 31, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on overcoming the challenges of obviousness in biologics patent claims in the U.S., Europe and China. The panel will examine the similarities and differences between claim types that have the best chance of success. The panel will also discuss... Read More

Speakers:  Bryan C. Diner, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Amy Feng, Partner, Wu Feng & Zhang Dr. Hazel Ford, Partner, Finnegan Europe Carla Mouta-Bellum, Ph.D., Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Private Equity Waterfall and Carried Interest Provisions: Economic and Tax Implications fo...
Distributions, Clawbacks and Allocations; Carried Interest Sharing; Drafting to Address Ta...
January 31, 2018 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will analyze various methods of structuring waterfall provisions in private equity funds and carried interest distributions to fund managers and among their personnel and related clawback and allocation provisions. The program will also examine the tax implications of such provi... Read More

Speakers:  Chris P. Kallos, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis Daniel P. Meehan, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis

Radiology Malpractice Lawsuits: Bringing or Defending Claims for Medical Errors or Omissio...
Proving or Challenging Causation, Leveraging Experts, Assessing Damages, Negotiating Settl...
January 31, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine current trends in medical malpractice lawsuits against radiologists and strategies for plaintiff and defense counsel handling these cases. The panel will discuss common bases for claims, proving or challenging causation and damages, working with expert witnesses to dete... Read More

Speakers:  Philip Artusa, Esq., Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan Ruth Corcoran, Esq., Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan Douglas S. Grossbart, M.D., Atty, Pellettieri Rabstein & Altman Dr. Armand Leone, Jr., M.D., Esq., Britcher Leone

Discovery Requests in Employment Litigation After Amended Rules 26(b) and 34(b)
Drafting or Responding to Interrogatories, Requests for Production of Documents or Admissi...
January 31, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment litigators for drafting discovery requests that are likely to survive heightened judicial scrutiny under the recent amendments to Rule 26(b) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. The panel will also discuss tactics for objecting to discovery re... Read More

Speakers:  Patricia E. Antezana, Counsel, Reed Smith Michael H. Bornhorst, Counsel, Mayer Brown Niloy Ray, Shareholder – eDiscovery Counsel, Littler Mendelson

Drafting Irrevocable Trusts to Preserve Medicaid and VA Benefits
Selecting Trust Type, Protecting Assets, and Optimizing Tax Planning for Long-Term Care
January 30, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel and advisers serving elder clients with a focused review of crafting irrevocable trusts to meet VA and Medicaid eligibility requirements and achieve asset protection and tax savings for clients. Read More

Speakers:  Angela N. Manz, Atty, The Law Office of Angela N. Manz Jeffrey L. Williamson, Esq., J. L. Williamson Law Group

Catastrophic Burn Injury Cases: Assessing Claims, Litigating, Negotiating Settlements
January 30, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to personal injury attorneys for bringing or defending against catastrophic burn injury claims. Our panel will explain best practices for assessing a potential burn injury client, collecting and presenting medical records and materials, developing effective exp... Read More

Speakers:  David M. Schmid, Esq., Stark & Stark Kenneth A. Solomon, PH.D., P.E., POST PH.D., Chief Scientist and Technical Director, IRSA

Vendor Agreements and the New EU GDPR—Steps to Take Now
Complying With the EU General Data Protection and Privacy Regulation
January 30, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to business and technology counsel for drafting or updating technology vendor agreements to meet the data protection and privacy requirements of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which becomes effective in May 2018. The panel will discuss ho... Read More

Speakers:  William Long, Partner, Sidley Austin Lei Shen, Partner, Mayer Brown

UCC Article 9: Purchase Money Security Interests and Blanket Asset Lien Exclusions
Documenting and Perfecting a PMSI; Statutory, Contractual and Other Exclusions
January 30, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide commercial finance counsel with a discussion of items commonly carved out of Article 9 blanket liens, either by operation of law or by market practice. The panel will also review purchase money security interests, which are "super liens" that trump existing blanket lien... Read More

Speakers:  James C. Schulwolf, Partner, Shipman & Goodwin Steven O. Weise, Partner, Proskauer Rose Dean T. Kirby, Jr., Principal, Kirby & McGuinn

Registering Trademarks: Overcoming Descriptive, Geographic and Surname Refusals
January 30, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel on avoiding or overcoming potential roadblocks to trademark registration under Section 2(e) of the Lanham Act. The panel will discuss the descriptive, geographic and surname requirements, and offer best practices for overcoming descriptive, geogra... Read More

Speakers:  Draeke H. Weseman, Winthrop & Weinstine

Structuring Equity Compensation for Partnerships and LLCs; the New Tax Reform Law Consider...
January 30, 2018 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide employee benefits counsel with an overview of the types of equity compensation arrangements available to partnerships and LLCs. The panel will review the impact of the new tax reform law passed in late 2017. The panel will discuss tax consequences, advantages and di... Read More

Speakers:  Edward E. Bintz, Partner, Arnold & Porter Brian J. O'Connor, Partner, Venable

Tax Reform and Accelerating Deductions: Payroll Tax Accruals and Permanent Tax Savings
Payroll Tax Liability and Deductions, and Impact on Current and Deferred Compensation
January 25, 2018 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will offer tax counsel insight and guidance on significant tax advantages in the impending tax reform, which will include corporate income tax reductions related to the deduction of payroll tax expense. The panel will discuss the effects of changes in the corporate income tax ra... Read More

Speakers:  Robert Delgado, Principal, KPMG Terri Stecher, Director, KPMG

Structuring Solar Development Financing, Leasing and Operating Agreements for Commercial P...
Reducing Legal Risk and Maximizing Client Income Opportunities Through Financing, Tax Ince...
January 25, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide energy and real estate finance counsel with a briefing on certain key legal, tax and financing issues that arise in projects to install solar energy equipment on commercial property. The panel will also review avenues to obtain financing for the project and leverage exi... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew Bonovich, Associate General Counsel, Invenergy Christopher J. Lord, Managing Director, CapIron Mark I. Wiranowski, Esq., Wilkinson Barker Knauer

Pre-Bankruptcy Planning for Troubled Loans: Workout Strategies for Maximizing Recovery
January 25, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to commercial lenders and their counsel on approaches for confronting a defaulted or troubled loan. The panel will discuss workout options and outline steps for lenders when anticipating a borrower's bankruptcy. Read More

Speakers:  Allen J. Dickey, Shareholder, Polsinelli Douglas J. Lipke, Shareholder, Vedder Price

Bad Faith Claims When Verdicts Exceed Policy Limits: Navigating Nuances of the Insurance C...
Best Practices for Insurance Companies to Reduce Exposure; Options for Policyholders When...
January 25, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with a review of the rights and obligations of the policyholder and the insurance company regarding settlement, the insurance company's liability for verdicts in excess of policy limits, actions insurance companies can take to reduce exposure to bad faith claims... Read More

Speakers:  Johanna W. Clark, Co-Managing Shareholder, Carlton Fields Jorden Burt Craig M. Hirsch, Of Counsel, Jones Day Robert M. Horkovich, Managing Shareholder, Anderson Kill

"Me Too" Evidence in Employment Litigation: Pursuing Admission or Exclusion of Propensity...
January 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment litigators for pursuing or challenging the admission of "me too" evidence in discrimination, retaliation or harassment cases. Our panel of experienced employment litigators will discuss the factors courts take into account when ruling on the admis... Read More

Speakers:  David Augustus Garcia, Of Counsel, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart Marcus Jackson, Atty Joseph C. Liburt, Partner, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe

Drafting Shareholder Agreements for Venture Capital Investment
Voting and Consent Rights, Transfer Restrictions, Drag-Along Provisions, Estate Planning I...
January 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will enable corporate counsel to structure shareholder agreements that balance the interests of founders with those of the venture capital (VC) investor. The panel discussion will include voting and consent rights, share transfer restrictions, share classes, drag-along provisions, o... Read More

Speakers:  Jamie Firsten, Partner, Goodmans Lisa R. Stark, Partner, K&L Gates

Divorce Property Division and Trust Assets: Attacking Trusts, Discovering Assets and Evide...
January 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare family law practitioners with best practices to represent divorcing parties who have an interest in or seek to claim an interest in a spouse's trust. The panel will review drafting methods to mitigate attacks on trust assets, explain how to attack a trust, discuss avail... Read More

Speakers:  Jeff Vandrew, Jr., CPA, CFP, Atty, Vandrew Jillian A. Wood, Partner, Stange Law Firm

New IRS Partnership Audit Rules: Impact on Private Equity and Hedge Funds
Partnership Level Tax, Push-Out Elections, Partnership Representative Provisions and More
January 24, 2018 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will examine the new IRS partnership audit rules and their impact on private equity and investment funds. The panel will discuss the changes that should be made now in partnership and LLC agreements in contemplation of the new rules, the elections available to smaller partnershi... Read More

Speakers:  Kristen E. Hazel, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery Kevin Spencer, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery Madeline Chiampou Tully, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery

Structuring and Managing Oncology Service Lines: Regulatory Challenges, Physician Employme...
January 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for healthcare facilities and physicians on managing oncology service lines. The panel will review applicable laws, regulations and other considerations to structure service lines, including physician contracts, to meet compliance requirements and av... Read More

Speakers:  Andrea M. Ferrari, JD, MPH, Director, HealthCare Appraisers Daryl P. Johnson, Managing Partner and Co-Founder, HealthCare Appraisers Kevin Obletz, Director, HealthCare Appraisers

Negotiating Cable Franchise Agreements and Renewals: Guidance for Municipal Attorneys
January 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to municipal attorneys for negotiating cable television franchise agreements and renewals on behalf of local governments. The panel will examine the latest Federal Communications Commission (FCC) cable franchise orders, trends in the cable industry, key legal c... Read More

Speakers:  Michael Bradley, Partner, Bradley Berkland Hagen & Herbst Daniel S. Cohen, Founder, Cohen Law Group Brian T. Grogan, Atty, Moss & Barnett

Swaps in Loan Transactions: Coordinating Loan Document Terms With the ISDA Master Agreemen...
Documenting Covenants, Security, Voting and Control, Reporting, and Regulatory Issues
January 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the various uses of swaps and other derivative products to hedge risk in loan transactions, how derivatives are integrated into loan documentation, and how to document the swap transaction to ensure consistency with the loan. Read More

Speakers:  Cheryl I. Aaron, Senior Counsel, Michael Best & Friedrich Alexander P. Fraser, Partner, Michael Best & Friedrich

Real Estate Joint Ventures: Waterfall Structures, Developer Promote, IRR Lookback, Clawbac...
January 24, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE video webcast will provide guidance to real estate counsel on the various methods of structuring waterfall provisions and promote payments in real estate joint venture agreements. The panel will also discuss management and governance, transfer rights, capital accounts, guaranty obligations,... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas D. Kearns, Partner, Olshan Frome Wolosky Jeffrey J. Temple, Partner, Co-Chair- US Real Estate Group, Morrison & Foerster

Drafting Software Hosting Agreements: Service Availability, Performance, Data Security, Ot...
January 23, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to business and technology counsel for drafting software hosting agreements. The panel will discuss key clauses that should be included in the contracts, including provisions on service availability, performance and data security. Read More

Speakers:  Kristie D. Prinz, The Prinz Law Office Douglas G. Verge, Shareholder, Sheehan Phinney

Data Security Compliance and Responding to a Data Breach: Lessons for Corporate Counsel Af...
January 23, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE webinar will examine the issues presented by the Equifax data breach and response, outline proactive strategies to reduce the likelihood of a data breach, and provide best practices for responding to a breach. The panel will also discuss new data breach disclosure obligations and other recen... Read More

Speakers:  Robert D. Brownstone, Technology & eDiscovery Counsel, Fenwick & West Brent E. Kidwell, Partner, Jenner & Block

Contracting With Non-Employed Physicians, Groups, and Other Providers: Key Terms and Pract...
Protecting Against Ostensible Agency and Minimizing Liability Risk
January 23, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide hospital counsel with a review of key issues involved when hospitals consider contracting with physicians and physician groups not employed by the hospital, including best practices for minimizing liability risk when structuring the contracts. Read More

Speakers:  Kim C. Stanger, Partner, Holland & Hart John R. Washlick, Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney

Statistics in Class Certification and at Trial: Leveraging and Attacking Statistical Evide...
Lessons From Recent Cases on the Use of Statistics to Prove Classwide Liability and Damage...
January 23, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will explore and provide guidance on the use of statistical analyses in class litigation. Read More

Speakers:  Paul G. Karlsgodt, Partner, Baker Hostetler Brian A. Troyer, Partner, Thompson Hine

Strategic Use of Patent Reissue: Whether and When to Pursue a Reissue Application
Correcting Errors, Responding to an IPR Challenge and Mastering the Recapture Rule
January 18, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide patent counsel with an in-depth review of the pros and cons of using reissue, offer their experiences, perspectives and best practices on the strategic use of patent reissue to correct errors. Read More

Speakers:  Amelia Feulner Baur, Ph.D, Founding Partner, McNeill Baur Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Jill K. MacAlpine, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Structuring Reverse and Forward Triangular Mergers
Anti-Assignment Triggers, Tax Implications and Employment Considerations
January 18, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to deal counsel for structuring a transaction as a reverse or forward triangular merger. The panel will discuss the law on reverse and forward triangular mergers and the benefits and risks of each alternative. Read More

Speakers:  Christina Queiros Bouchot, Counsel, Goodwin Procter Jason C. Breen, Partner, Goodwin Christopher M. Flanagan, Partner, Locke Lord

Clinical Trials and Human Research: Complying With New Regulatory Obligations
Requirements for Informed Consent, Disclosures, Data-Sharing and More
January 18, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for navigating regulatory changes for clinical trials and human subjects research. The panel will examine the practical impact for those sponsoring, conducting or otherwise involved with clinical trials and will outline compliance strategies to meet... Read More

Speakers:  David Peloquin, J.D., Ropes & Gray Leslie A. Thornton, Ph.D., J.D., Ropes & Gray

Construction Professional Services Agreements
Key Provisions, Common Areas of Dispute, and Streamlined Contract Negotiations
January 18, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE webinar will provide construction counsel with guidance for crafting key provisions in construction professional services agreements (PSAs). The panel will discuss clauses that should be carefully negotiated in the agreements and strategies to avoid common drafting pitfalls and resolve contr... Read More

Speakers:  Ronald D. Ciotti, Partner, Hinckley Allen & Snyder Michael A. Schollaert, Shareholder, Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz

Trust and Probate Challenges: Minimizing and Litigating Claims of Undue Influence, Fraud,...
Overcoming Evidentiary Hurdles With Medical Records, Documentation, Experts and Other Witn...
January 18, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare estate planning counsel to litigate challenges to the will or trust documents. Our panelists will discuss the substantive bases for challenging wills and trusts, differing procedural requirements, and handling difficult evidentiary issues. Read More

Speakers:  James A. Bush, Esq., Law Offices of James A. Bush Adam M. Fried, Reminger Co. Franklin C. Malemud, Esq., Reminger Co.

Responding to EPA Information Request Letters: Mitigating Further Agency Scrutiny
Response Options; Confidentiality Requirements; CERCLA, CWA, CAA and RCRA Compliance
January 18, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to environmental counsel on responding to EPA information request letters, understanding key considerations, and assessing the alternative responses. The panel will offer strategies to overcome common concerns and issues under environmental laws. Read More

Speakers:  Krista McIntyre, Partner, Stoel Rives Freedom S.N. Smith, Partner, Ice Miller

Opioids and Other Controlled Substances: Minimizing the Risks in Prescribing, Dispensing a...
January 17, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to healthcare counsel on the legal challenges and liability risks facing practitioners and pharmacists related to prescribing and dispensing controlled substances. The panel will discuss the enforcement environment and steps to minimize legal risks. Read More

Speakers:  Brian G. Flood, Partner, Husch Blackwell Bradley J. Sayles, Of Counsel, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough

IRC 645 Election: Estate Planning for Qualified Revocable Trusts in Taxable Estates
Deferral Opportunities, Active Participation Rules and Separate Share Rule Considerations
January 16, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a comprehensive guide to the tax planning opportunities and hazards with making a Section 645 election to treat qualified revocable trusts (QRTs) as estates. The panel will discuss the advantages of electing estate treatment... Read More

Speakers:  Priya Prakash Royal, Esq. LL.M., Managing Attorney, Royal Law Firm John E. Dawson, Member, Dickinson Wright Christiana M. Lazo, Counsel, Ropes & Gray

Asset-Based Lending: Navigating Borrowing Base, Article 9 Collateral Issues, and Key Loan...
January 16, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the mechanisms of asset-based financing transactions, including issues associated with the borrowing base, obtaining and perfecting a security interest in the assets as collateral under the UCC, and key terms in asset-based lending (ABL) loan documentation. Read More

Speakers:  Ari B. Blaut, Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell S. Neal McKnight, Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell

Deposing Named Plaintiffs in Class Litigation: Leveraging Issues of Adequacy and Commonali...
January 16, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare class counsel to depose or defend depositions of named plaintiffs in class litigation. The panel will outline techniques for effectively preparing or questioning named plaintiffs and offer tactics to leverage deposition testimony during certification, settlement and tri... Read More

Speakers:  Reena I. Desai, Partner, Nichols Kaster Maggie Mayo, Morrison & Foerster

Structuring Opinions of Counsel in Real Estate Finance Transactions
Assumptions, Qualifications, Limitations and Factual Certificates That Reduce Risks for Op...
January 11, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to draft third-party opinions for real estate finance transactions. The panel will cover the opinions required--including authority, enforceability and property-related opinions--and the assumptions, limitations and qualifications that counsel should include to... Read More

Speakers:  Michael J. Bordy, Principal, Michael J. Bordy, A.P.L.C. Scott J. Stein, Stein Law

Functionality in Trade Dress Prosecution and Litigation: Protecting the Look and Feel of P...
January 11, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on identifying and overcoming challenges related to the distinction between nonfunctionality and functionality. The panel will examine judicial treatment of that distinction in the registration and litigation contexts. Read More

Speakers:  Theodore H. Davis, Jr., Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Roberta Jacobs-Meadway, Atty Janet A. Marvel, Partner, Pattishall McAuliffe Newbury Hilliard & Geraldson

Structuring Tax-Free M&A Deals: Navigating IRC 368 and 351, Selecting the Appropriate Stru...
January 11, 2018 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will help tax counsel prepare to navigate the complex maze of structuring tax-free mergers and acquisitions and offer insights on the pros and cons of each option. Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan Golub, Atty, Royse Law Firm Joseph C. Mandarino, Partner, Smith Gambrell & Russell

Physician-Vendor Relationship Compliance: Minimizing False Claims, Anti-Kickback Risks
January 10, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare attorneys with a review of the legal pitfalls of commonly used and emerging physician-vendor arrangements. The panel will recommend best practices for complying with federal and state fraud and abuse laws. Read More

Speakers:  Elizabeth A. Mulkey, Esq., Arnall Golden Gregory Robert S. Salcido, Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld John R. Washlick, Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney

Attorney-Client Privilege for Financial Institutions in Internal Investigations, Audits an...
Confidential Information and Work Product; Bank Examination Privilege; Section 1828 Select...
January 9, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss attorney-client privilege for banks and financial institutions, who holds and who may invoke the privilege, the scope of the privilege, and how to respond to document requests that seek privileged information. The program will also address the applicability and scope of... Read More

Speakers:  Nicole A. Baker, Partner, K&L Gates Alex C. Lakatos, Partner, Mayer Brown Stavroula E. Lambrakopoulos, Partner, K&L Gates

After-Final Practice: Navigating PTO Options to Compact Patent Prosecution
Utilizing After-Final Consideration Pilot 2.0, Pre-Appeal Conference and More
January 9, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on the various USPTO options for responding after final rejection of a patent application. The panel will review the basics of each option and focus on strategic considerations and using different options. The panel will also provide an update... Read More

Speakers:  Justin J. Cassell, Shareholder, Workman Nydegger Mandy J. Song, Ph.D., Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

FCPA and UK Bribery Act Risk Assessments: Identifying and Mitigating Corruption Risk, Ensu...
January 9, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for companies doing business outside the U.S. to ensure effective compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the UK Bribery Act. Read More

Speakers:  Edward J. Fishman, Partner, Nossaman John F. Wood, Partner, Hughes Hubbard & Reed

CERCLA Settlements and PRP Intervention: Protecting PRP Interests in Contribution and Cost...
January 9, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel advising parties in a contaminated site cleanup with guidance on both protecting the interests of settling PRPs and, on the other hand, protecting the contribution interests of non-settling potentially responsible parties (PRPs). Read More

Speakers:  Albert M. Cohen, Partner, Loeb & Loeb Jillian C. Kirn, Esq., Greenberg Traurig Suzanne Ilene (Shoshana) Schiller, Partner, Manko Gold Katcher & Fox

Blockchain Applications in Commercial Finance: Loan Syndications, Servicing, Swaps, Trade...
January 9, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will familiarize finance counsel with the technology and some of the current and potential uses of blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) in commercial finance transactions. The panel will also discuss the legal and regulatory hurdles companies may encounter in moving tr... Read More

Speakers:  Jenny E. Cieplak, Counsel, Crowell & Moring Erin Jane Illman, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings

Contract Management: Tools for Improving the Process Within Organizations
Analyzing Contracting Responsibilities, Outsourcing Options and New Technology; Reducing G...
January 4, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide in-house counsel with insights on how best to manage contracts in a high volume, high velocity corporate environment. The panel will discuss the various participants in the contract life cycle, and how technology and outsourcing can aid legal departments in overseeing e... Read More

Speakers:  Leslie McNiece, Director, Consilio Rob Wescott, Chief Revenue and Strategy Officer, ayfie John Lawlor, General Counsel, Jaggaer

UCC Issues in Mezzanine and Mortgage Loans: Equity Interests and Deposit Accounts as Colla...
Documenting and Perfecting Security Interests Under Articles 8 and 9
January 4, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare real estate finance counsel to resolve UCC issues that arise in mezzanine and mortgage loans when LLC equity interests and deposit accounts are part of the collateral. The panel will discuss Article 8 requirements for the perfection of equity collateral and Article 9 ru... Read More

Speakers:  David A. Barksdale, Partner, Ballard Spahr Brooks S. Clark, Shareholder, Polsinelli Allen J. Dickey, Shareholder, Polsinelli Grant Dowd, Esq., Ballard Spahr

Contract Drafting Essentials: Structuring, Analyzing and Interpreting Business Agreements
January 4, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide business counsel on identifying and avoiding potentially costly pitfalls in drafting contracts. The panel will offer best practices for structuring, analyzing and interpreting business agreements. Read More

Speakers:  Brooke Ashton, Shareholder, Fetzer Simonsen Booth Jenkins Mark Cohen, J.D., LL.M. Nicholas Karambelas, Founding Partner, Sfikas & Karambelas

Drafting Shareholder Agreements for Private Equity M&A Deals
Structuring Provisions on Board Composition and Duties, Drag-Along, Tag-Along, Information...
January 4, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to deal counsel for drafting shareholder agreements that accompany private equity (PE) transactions. The panel will examine considerations and best practices to ensure that shareholder agreements are effective and binding on shareholders throughout the life cyc... Read More

Speakers:  Lisa R. Stark, Partner, K&L Gates Stephanie Winer Schreiber, Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC

Inadequate Tax Basis: Leveraging Basis Rules for S Corporations
Analyzing Guaranteed Loans, Incorporated Pocketbook Theory, and Back-to-Back Loans
January 4, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with techniques to overcome challenges associated with inadequate basis in S corporations. The panel will discuss IRS regulations that provide resolution to some of the most confusing areas of inadequate basis. Read More

Speakers:  Robert S. Barnett, Partner, Capell Barnett Matalon & Schoenfeld Joseph C. Mandarino, Partner, Smith Gambrell & Russell Albert Dumaual, Atty, Capell Barnett Matalon & Schoenfeld

Securing Social Media Admissions in Employment Litigation: Investigative Strategies, Spoli...
Finding and Obtaining Adverse Employee Evidence on Social Media Sites
January 3, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment litigators for tracking down admissions by current or former employees on social media sites, drafting discovery relating to social media accounts, sending spoliation warning letters for social media posts, and crafting subpoenas to obtain social... Read More

Speakers:  Marcus R. Chatterton, Partner, Balch & Bingham

340B Contract Pharmacy Arrangements: What Does the Future Hold?
Structuring Arrangements, Meeting Legal and Regulatory Requirements
December 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to healthcare counsel on contract pharmacy arrangements and the key legal and regulatory considerations for structuring and documenting the arrangements in an uncertain regulatory environment. Read More

Speakers:  Travis F. Jackson, Partner, King & Spalding Claire F. Miley, Member, Bass Berry & Sims

Additional Insured Coverage in Construction Contracts and Interplay With Contractual Indem...
December 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide attendees with a review of key issues in additional insured (AI) coverage, the interrelationship between contractual indemnification and AI coverage, and best practices to maximize AI coverage and for insurers to minimize exposure. Read More

Speakers:  James P. Bobotek, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman Tamara D. Bruno, Counsel, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

Drafting and Prosecuting Patent Applications to Withstand PTAB Scrutiny
Building Reasonable Claim Construction to Avoid Unpatentability and Using Declarations to...
December 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel for drafting and prosecuting U.S. patent applications to achieve the broadest claim interpretations that avoid unpatentability and provide a basis for proving infringement. The panel will offer best practices to solidify novelty, non-obviousne... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Anthony M. Gutowski, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner John M. Mulcahy, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Urgent Care Centers: Corporate Practice of Medicine, State Licensure, EMTALA, Reimbursemen...
December 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with a review of the key legal and business issues involved with urgent care centers. The panel will offer guidance on forming, operating, acquiring and selling urgent care centers. Read More

Speakers:  Alyson M. Leone, Shareholder, Wilentz Goldman & Spitzer David T. Lewis, President, Lewis Health Advisors Damaris Medina, Shareholder, Buchalter

Nursing Home Injury Litigation: Common Claims, Medical Records, and Damages Assessment
December 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE webinar will provide guidance to medical malpractice and personal injury attorneys for litigating cases against nursing homes arising from residents' injuries. The panel will review the laws and regulations governing nursing homes, common types of injuries suffered by residents, how to handl... Read More

Speakers:  Mark R. Kosieradzki, Founder, Kosieradzki Smith Law Firm Margaret Battersby Black, Partner, Levin & Perconti

Insurance Requirement Provisions in Commercial Contracts
Mitigating Risk, Maximizing Coverage, Interplay With Indemnification
December 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to business counsel for addressing insurance requirement provisions in commercial contracts. The panel will discuss how to determine the appropriate type and amount of insurance coverage, key issues with additional insured coverage, and the interrelationship be... Read More

Speakers:  Katherine J. Henry, Partner, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings G. Benjamin Milam, Esq., Bradley Arant Boult Cummings

NRD Recovery Under CERCLA and OPA: What to Expect in 2018
December 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss deregulatory and budgetary initiatives by the current administration and the impact of these initiatives as applied to natural resource damage (NRD) assessment and lawsuits under CERCLA and the Oil Pollution Act (OPA). Read More

Speakers:  Brian D. Israel, Partner, Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer Amanda G. Halter, Esq., Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman Dr. Robert I. Haddad, Ph.D., Group Vice President & Principal Scientist, Exponent

Syndicated Credit Facility Restructuring and Workouts
Navigating Divergent Interests Among Lenders, Confidentiality, Privilege Waivers and the R...
December 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss key legal issues that arise in syndicated credit workouts, particularly for counsel representing the administrative agent and the other lenders in the facility. The program will address unique issues in a multi-lender facility workout and best practices for lenders and... Read More

Speakers:  Alison R. Manzer, Partner, Cassels Brock & Blackwell James C. Schulwolf, Partner, Shipman & Goodwin Jeffrey A. Wurst, Partner, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek

Subordination, Non-Disturbance and Attornment Agreements in Commercial Real Estate Finance
Drafting SNDA Agreements to Protect Lenders, Tenants and Landlords
December 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the purpose and objectives of subordination, non-disturbance and attornment agreements (SNDAs) for all key stakeholders--lenders, tenants and landlords. The panel will outline best practices for drafting and negotiating SNDAs and other related provisions such as estoppe... Read More

Speakers:  David W. Adams, Of Counsel, Carlton Fields Edward J. Levin, Chair, Real Estate Practice Group, Gordon Feinblatt

Development Agreements Between Municipalities and Private Parties
Attracting Private Funding for Long-Term Development Projects, Addressing Land Use and Inf...
December 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will offer guidance to both private and local government attorneys negotiating development agreements with private parties. The panel will discuss key terms to include to ensure effective implementation and protect against challenges to the agreements. Read More

Speakers:  Rob Killen, Shareholder, Kaufman & Killen Sarah M. Rockwell, Partner, Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell

Defending ERISA Sect. 510 Retaliation and Interference Claims From Workforce Realignments...
December 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA counsel and litigators with a review of situations in which Sec. 510 claims often arise, the substantive and procedural challenges in litigating these claims, and damages and remedies under Sec. 510. Read More

Speakers:  José M. Jara, Partner, CKR Law James P. McElligott, Jr., Partner, McGuireWoods Kathleen C. Slaught, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw

Online Counterfeiting and Infringements: Pursuing Trademark and Design Patent Infringers
Monitoring Social Media Sites, Identifying Legitimate Goods With New Registries
December 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide strategies for IP counsel to monitor and protect against online sales of counterfeit products. The panel will examine new brand registries that identify legitimate brand goods, review lessons from recent cases, and offer best practices for stopping online infringers. Read More

Speakers:  Christopher V. Carani, Shareholder, McAndrews Held & Malloy Howard S. Hogan, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Michael J. McCue, Partner, Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie

CFIUS Mitigation: Anticipating Requests, Structuring Agreements, Implementing Mitigation M...
December 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for counsel to U.S. businesses accepting foreign investments on the CFIUS mitigation process. The panel will discuss how counsel can anticipate mitigation requests from CFIUS as well as the negotiation of the mitigation agreement. The panel will address potenti... Read More

Speakers:  Barbara D. Linney, Member, Miller & Chevalier Chartered Karalyn Mildorf, Counsel, White & Case

Structuring Foreign UBTI Blocker Corporations for Exempt Orgs: Offshore Blockers to Hold A...
Nonprofit Entities Owning Private Equity, Hedge Funds and Offshore Funds
December 19, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel with a practical guide to structuring foreign blocker corporations for U.S. tax exempt organizations. The panel will outline the benefits and potential risks to tax exempt organizations (TEOs) of investing in foreign "blocker" corporations to block UBTI.... Read More

Speakers:  Marguerite R. Lombardo, Senior Counsel, Proskauer Rose Brian D. Huber, Senior Counsel, Proskauer Rose

Minimizing ADA Claims Over Employee Accommodation Requests for Leave, Telecommuting or Rea...
December 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment counsel for minimizing and defending EEOC charges and lawsuits stemming from an employer's denial of an employee's request for a disability-based accommodation. The panel will discuss court rulings addressing employee requests for leaves of absenc... Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan R. Mook, Partner, DiMuroGinsberg Julie Furer Stahr, Partner, Schiff Hardin

Insurance Recovery for Environmental Liability: Occurrences, Triggers, Exclusions and Cove...
December 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for companies seeking insurance recovery for environmental liability. The panel will offer strategies for recovery under general liability and specialized insurance policies. Read More

Speakers:  Robert M. Horkovich, Managing Shareholder, Anderson Kill Anthony W. Merrill, Shareholder, Polsinelli Kennon Scott, Esq., Stoel Rives

Perfecting Security Interests in Intellectual Property: Article 9, Federal IP Statutes and...
December 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss how IP attorneys can perfect security interests in intellectual property under UCC Article 9. The panel will explain the intricacies of overlapping federal IP statutes affecting IP security interests, outline best practices for drafting the IP security agreement, and di... Read More

Speakers:  Constance Rhebergen, Partner, Bracewell Richard S. Vermut, Partner, Driver, McAfee, Peek & Hawthorne

Swap Documentation in Real Estate Loan Transactions: Coordinating ISDA Master Agreement an...
Documenting Covenants, Security, Required Consents, Voting and Control, Reporting, and Reg...
December 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the various uses of swaps and other derivative products to hedge risk in real estate finance transactions, how derivatives are integrated into loan documentation, and how to document the swap transaction to ensure there is consistency with the loan. The program will als... Read More

Speakers:  Jeffrey H. Koppele, Partner, Ashurst

Drafting Pharmacy Benefit Manager Contracts: Controlling Costs, Avoiding Hidden Fees
Navigating Prescription Drug Pricing Complexities, Selecting PBMs, Managing the Relationsh...
December 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare employee benefits counsel to negotiate and draft pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) agreements for employee health plans. The panel will discuss how to maximize prescription coverage savings, draft agreements that guarantee transparency and plan sponsor oversight, and avoid... Read More

Speakers:  Edward A. Kaplan, Senior Vice President, The Segal Group Louise F. (Wendy) Pongracz, Partner, Willig Williams & Davidson

Amending Patents in PTAB Proceedings: Implications of Aqua Products
Navigating the Evolving Post-Grant Landscape, Considerations for Motions to Amend Proposin...
December 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on the changes prompted by the Federal Circuit's decision in Aqua Products. The panel will discuss what practitioners--whether representing patent owners as petitioners or patent owners defending challenged claims--should consider relating to... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Barbara Clarke McCurdy, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner J. Derek McCorquindale, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Structuring Healthcare Co-Location Arrangements: Legal and Regulatory Requirements
December 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for hospitals and other healthcare providers participating in, or considering, co-location arrangements. The panel will discuss the benefits of such arrangements as well as the regulatory hurdles. The panel will offer best practices for structuring c... Read More

Speakers:  Mark Faccenda, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright US Alison Hollender, Esq., Member, Husch Blackwell Colin P. McCarthy, Esq., McGuireWoods

Avoiding Employer Successor Liability in Asset Sales
Navigating Courts' Balancing Test, Privity and Notice Requirements
December 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment counsel for mitigating the risk of successor liability for labor and employment law claims following an asset sale. The panel will discuss the legal standards for determining whether a successor company is liable for its predecessor's alleged viol... Read More

Speakers:  Michael Collins, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Elizabeth K. Levine, Counsel, Goulston & Storrs

Medicare Conditional Payment and Medicare Advantage Plan Reconciliation Processes
Techniques to Minimize Repayment Obligations and Maximize Medicare Refunds After a Liabili...
December 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to personal injury attorneys for navigating the complex processes for reconciling Medicare conditional payments and Medicare Advantage plans to increase a plaintiff's recovery following a personal injury settlement. Read More

Speakers:  David L. Place, JD, Vice President, Director of Lien Resolution Services, Synergy Settlement Services

LLC Operating Agreements: Minimizing the Impact of a Member's Death, Divorce or Bankruptcy
Buy-Sell and Other Provisions to Prevent Disruption and Preserve Control for Remaining Mem...
December 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss critical features to include in an LLC operating agreement to mitigate the impact of a member's death, divorce or bankruptcy. The panel will suggest buy-sell, management and non-dissolution provisions and explain the impact of the possible treatment of an LLC agreement... Read More

Speakers:  L. Katie Mason, Shareholder, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren Arina Shulga, Atty, Ross & Shulga Douglas Park, Douglas Park Law Firm

M&A Indemnification Deal Terms: 2017 Survey Results
What's Market for Negotiating and Drafting Private Target Company Indemnification Terms
December 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the results of Nixon Peabody's 2017 survey of key M&A indemnification deal terms, which is based on a review of 100 private target company acquisition agreements filed with the SEC between June 1, 2016 and Aug. 16, 2017, with a median transaction value of $250 million.... Read More

Speakers:  John C. Partigan, Partner, Nixon Peabody

Solar Leases: Deal Structures, Key Provisions and Practical Considerations
December 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with a review of deal structures and key legal and practical issues involved in drafting and negotiating a solar lease. The panel will outline legal and practical considerations for counsel to maximize benefits and minimize risks in a solar leasing opportunity. Read More

Speakers:  Stephen A. Kisker, Member, Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi Gabriel Schnitzler, Member, Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo

New Proxy Requirements for 2018: Pay Ratio Disclosure Rule
December 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide an analysis of the SEC's pay ratio disclosure rules, and how the pay ratio calculation should be reflected in proxy statements. Read More

Speakers:  Brett E. Cooper, Partner, Orrick Jonathan M. Ocker, Partner, Orrick Justin Ho, Orrick

Minimizing Bad Faith Insurance Risks in First-Party Property Claims
December 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss bad faith claims that arise in the context of first-party property claims, prevailing case law on bad faith claims in the property insurance context, and issues that pose a risk of bad faith claims against insurers, including disputes over property damage appraisals and... Read More

Speakers:  David M. Adelstein, Partner, Kirwin Norris Sharon Angelino, Partner, Goldberg Segalla Robert T. Horst, Partner, Timoney Knox

Minimizing IRS Scrutiny of Private Equity Management Fee Waivers: Structuring Defensible W...
December 12, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will explore designs for private equity management fee waivers in light of the latest developments in the law, industry practice and potential tax reform legislation. The panel will discuss critical terms for agreements to minimize the risk of IRS challenge to new arrangements a... Read More

Speakers:  Stephen Butler, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis Daniel P. Meehan, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis

Trademark Opposition and Cancellation Proceedings at the TTAB
December 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide trademark counsel with guidance to navigate opposition proceedings at the TTAB, whether opposing the application or responding to the opposition. The panel will examine issues related to and offer strategies for filing the opposition, discovery and the trial phase. Read More

Speakers:  Stephen R. Baird, Shareholder, Winthrop & Weinstine Jonathan Hudis, Partner, Quarles & Brady Linda K. McLeod, Partner, Kelly IP

Co-Management Arrangements in Healthcare: Compliance in Hospital-Physician Arrangements
December 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for healthcare facilities and physicians on the legal implications of co-management arrangements. The panel will review applicable laws, regulations and fair market value considerations to structure the arrangements to meet compliance requirements. Read More

Speakers:  Alexis Finkelberg Bortniker, Senior Counsel, Foley & Lardner Donald H. Romano, Of Counsel, Foley & Lardner Scott M. Safriet, CVA, MBA, Partner, HealthCare Appraisers

Section 102 Prior Art and Section 103 Obviousness: Leveraging CCPA and Early Federal Circu...
Withstanding Rejections and Attacks on Patent Validity and Patentability
December 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on leveraging decisions by the Court of Customs and Patent Appeals (CCPA) and the Federal Circuit in applying Sections 102 and 103 prior art and obviousness standards. The panel will examine lessons learned through CCPA and early Federal Circu... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Christina M. Rodrigo, Ph.D., Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner M. David Weingarten, Ph.D., Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Appellate Practice: Identifying Issues for Appeal, Drafting Questions Presented, and Brief...
December 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with techniques for identifying and presenting key issues for appeal. The panel will cover effective drafting of the questions presented and provide case-winning tips for preparing a strong appellate brief. Read More

Speakers:  Curt Cutting, Partner, Horvitz & Levy Deena Jo Schneider, Partner, Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis

Structuring Credit Facilities for Private Equity Funds: Subscription, NAV and Hybrid Loans
December 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide finance counsel with the tools to structure credit facilities for private equity funds, including subscription and net asset value (NAV) based facilities and hybrids that combine aspects of both. The panel will contrast the documentation and collateral for subscription... Read More

Speakers:  Zachary K. Barnett, Partner, Mayer Brown Todd N. Bundrant, Partner, Mayer Brown Ann Richardson Knox, Partner, Mayer Brown Leon Stephenson, Partner, European Head of Funds Finance, Reed Smith

Daubert/Frye Motions in Construction Litigation: Navigating Standards for Expert Witnesses...
Effective Approaches to Raise or Defend a Challenge to the Admission of Expert Testimony
December 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with an analysis of how courts apply the Daubert/Frye standards (and comparable state standards) to the presentation of expert testimony in construction disputes. The panel will outline effective approaches to raise or defend a challenge to the admission of expe... Read More

Speakers:  Justin L. Weisberg, Partner, K&L Gates Kenn Brotman, Counsel, K&L Gates Raymond M. Krauze, Counsel, K&L Gates Joe Egan, Vice President, The Kenrich Group

Property and Liability Insurance in Commercial Leases: Key Provisions and Coverage Issues
Additional Insured and Loss Payee Clauses; Interplay With Indemnity Provisions
December 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will address casualty and liability insurance issues applicable to real estate leasing from the perspective of both landlord and tenant. The program will discuss the necessary coverage and recommend contract provisions to require insurance coverage and receive the maximum benefit of... Read More

Speakers:  Susan Drake-Patelson, CPCU, RPLU, ASLI, Area Executive Vice President, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Brad A. Molotsky, Partner, Duane Morris

Sports Concussion Litigation: Bringing or Defending Claims Against Professional, Collegiat...
Viable Causes of Action, Damages Assessment, and Settlement Structures
December 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the latest developments in sports concussion litigation and settlements. The panel will address the legal and medical issues attorneys must navigate when bringing or defending concussion lawsuits against professional, collegiate, high school or youth teams. Read More

Speakers:  Timothy Liam Epstein, JD, Partner, Duggan Bertsch Phillip M. Krause, CSSC, CLMP, Managing Director of Strategic Planning, Ringler Associates Jason E. Luckasevic, Shareholder, Goldberg Persky & White Shawn D. Stuckey, Founding Partner, All Sports Law

Updating Reps, Warranties and Indemnification Provisions in Software and Cloud Computing C...
December 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to business and technology counsel for reviewing and revising representations, warranties and indemnification clauses in software and cloud computing agreements in light of increased malware threats and other security vulnerabilities. The panel will discuss key... Read More

Speakers:  Steve Gold, Partner, McGuireWoods Michael R. Overly, Partner, Foley & Lardner

Internal Investigations of Employee Complaints and Misconduct: Avoiding Costly Missteps
December 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare employment attorneys to counsel clients on legal and practical approaches to planning, conducting and documenting internal investigations of employee complaints and suspected employee misconduct. The panel will provide guidance on how to properly and effectively conduct... Read More

Speakers:  Elizabeth W. Gramigna, Co-Founder, Tribù Partners Peter G. Land, Partner, Franczek Radelet Amy Oppenheimer, Founder, Law Offices of Amy Oppenheimer Stephen B. Stern, Partner, Hyatt & Weber

High Net Worth Divorce: Child Support, Property Division, Investments, Alimony/Spousal Sup...
December 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss key issues in high net worth divorces where the financial issues at stake are often complex. The program will analyze best practices for family law practitioners to address child support, property division, investments, and alimony/spousal support. Read More

Speakers:  Martin S. Varon, Partner, IAG Forensics & Valuation Linda J. Watson, Founding Partner, Watson Law Anne Marie Jackson, Principal, Ain & Bank

University Technology Transfer and Licensing Agreements
Determining Type of Transfer Agreement, Structuring Key Provisions, Overcoming Unique Chal...
December 5, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for drafting university technology transfer and licensing agreements. The panel will discuss key clauses in the contracts and best practices for negotiating the agreements and avoiding pitfalls unique to the university context. Read More

Speakers:  Heather Meeker, Partner, O’Melveny & Myers LLP Sean D. Solberg, Shareholder, Davis Brown Koehn Shors & Roberts Mark Staudt, Ph.D, Licensing Associate, Technology Commercialization, Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

IRC 7701 Check-the-Box Elections for Foreign Pass-Through Entities: Structuring Hybrid Ent...
Lowering U.S. Income Tax on Income From Eligible Foreign Entities by Electing Tax-Advantag...
December 5, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This webinar will provide tax advisers with guidance on the advantages and pitfalls of using the "check the box" election for foreign LLCs and disregarded entities. The panel will discuss the tax impact of specific elections of income from foreign disregarded entities, outlining tax timing and treat... Read More

Speakers:  Cindy Grossman, Partner, Giordani Swanger Ripp and Jetel Patrick J. McCormick, J.D., LL.M., Kulzer & DiPadova

Insured's Right to Independent Counsel: Conflicts of Interest, Multiple Insureds, Multiple...
November 30, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide insurance counsel with an in-depth review of the parameters of the insured's right to appoint independent counsel. The panel will discuss varying court standards and emerging issues and outline best practices for both policyholders and insurers to resolve disputes over... Read More

Speakers:  Renee C. Callantine, Principal, Cornerstone Law Group Jonathan T. Viner, Partner, Nicolaides Fink Thorpe Michaelides Sullivan

Structuring Agreements Among Lenders in Unitranche Loan Facilities; Enforcement in Bankrup...
Tranching, Payment Waterfalls, Interest and Fees, Voting, Buyouts, Standstill and Assignme...
November 30, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss structuring and negotiating key terms of the agreement among lenders (AAL) in a unitranche facility, focusing on tranching, payment waterfalls, interest and fees skims, voting, buyouts, remedial standstill, and assignments. The program will also discuss latest developme... Read More

Speakers:  Danielle V. Garcia, Partner, Holland & Knight Brent R. McIlwain, Partner, Holland & Knight

Classwide Damage Models in Misleading and False Advertising Consumer Class Actions
November 30, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the types of classwide damage models that plaintiffs use to obtain certification and how to advance or oppose each of these types of damages. The program will discuss the use of expert witnesses to testify about the plaintiffs' damage calculations and defense experts to... Read More

Speakers:  Robert J. Bonsignore, Trial Lawyer, Bonsignore Dr. Jesse David, Partner, Edgeworth Economics Robert D. Phillips, Jr., Partner, Alston & Bird

Leveraging Design Patents to Protect Graphical User Interfaces
Protecting the "Look and Feel" of GUIs, Understanding Current U.S. and Global Prosecution...
November 30, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on protecting graphical user interfaces (GUIs) in the U.S. and around the world. The panel will examine the advantages and disadvantages of design patent protection and offer best practices for leveraging design patents to protect GUIs. Read More

Speakers:  Tracy-Gene Durkin, Director, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox Robert S. Katz, Principal Shareholder, Banner & Witcoff

Structuring Independent Contractor Agreements to Avoid Misclassification Liability
November 29, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare employment counsel to structure independent contractor agreements that help minimize exposure to misclassification claims. The panel will unravel the complicated legal framework with differing and overlapping federal law definitions for independent contractors versus em... Read More

Speakers:  Pankit J. Doshi, Partner, DLA Piper Christopher Feudo, Counsel, Foley Hoag Jonathan A. Keselenko, Partner, Foley Hoag

Solar Energy Projects: Structuring EPC Agreements
Unique Issues in Solar PV EPCs, Performance Guarantees and Defect Warranties
November 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel involved in developing and financing utility-scale solar PV power projects, with a particular focus on the underlying engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) agreements. The panel will discuss market factors and will outline the important ter... Read More

Speakers:  Meredith L. Hiller, Esq., Holland & Knight Stephen J. Humes, Partner, Holland & Knight

Perfecting Security Interests in Deposit Accounts, Securities Accounts and Other Investmen...
Establishing Control Under the UCC with Special Types of Collateral
November 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide commercial finance and bankruptcy attorneys with an analysis of the requirements and methods for creating and perfecting security interests in bank accounts, securities accounts and other investment property to achieve the desired priority. The panel will offer best pra... Read More

Speakers:  Mark B. Joachim, Shareholder, Polsinelli Craig S. Unterberg, Partner, Haynes & Boone

The "Fractions Rule" in Partnership Agreements: Drafting Section 514(c)(9)(E) Compliant Al...
Avoiding UBTI Triggers Through Savings Clauses and Other Structuring Tools
November 28, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and partnership advisers with a practical, comprehensive guide to the "fractions rule," governing allocations between tax-exempt partners and taxable partners. The panel will define the specific issues and challenges that the fractions rule presents in s... Read More

Speakers:  Stephen Butler, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis Jennifer A. O'Leary, Partner, Pepper Hamilton

Title Insurance Coverage: What Real Estate Counsel Must Know
Latest Developments in ALTA Coverage and Endorsements for Owners and Lenders
November 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide real estate counsel with an overview of the latest developments in title insurance coverage and explain best practices for evaluating and negotiating coverage, exclusions and endorsements under American Land Title Association (ALTA) policies. Read More

Speakers:  Sarah D. Cline, Atty, Shulman Rogers Gandal Pordy & Ecker Danielle Dolch, Atty, Shulman Rogers Gandal Pordy & Ecker Michael R. O'Donnell, Partner, Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti

HSAs, FSA, HRAs and Voluntary Insurance Programs: ERISA vs. Non-ERISA Compliance
November 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA counsel with a review of the advantages and legal risks of health savings accounts (HSAs), flexible savings accounts (FSAs), health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs), and voluntary insurance programs for both employers and employees. The program will discuss ERISA... Read More

Speakers:  Roberta Casper Watson, Partner, The Wagner Law Group Steven Mindy, Alston & Bird

Avoiding Foreign Trust Throwback Tax on Distributions to U.S. Beneficiaries From Undistrib...
DNI and UNI Rules, Structuring Foreign Subtrusts, and Strategies to Defer Accumulation Tax
November 28, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planners and fiduciary advisers with a practical guide to navigating "the throwback tax" on distributions from foreign trusts to U.S. beneficiaries. The panel will define undistributed net income (UNI), detail the reclassification process, and offer specifics... Read More

Speakers:  Kirsten Burmester, Member, Caplin & Drysdale Lucy S. Lee, Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld

Mexico's New Anti-Corruption Laws and Implementing Regulations: Private Entities and Indiv...
Key Provisions, Ensuring Compliance and Mitigating Legal Risks
November 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to companies doing business in Mexico to meet the demands of the country's new anti-corruption reforms and implementing regulations. The panel will outline effective compliance strategies to minimize anti-corruption risks under the new laws. Read More

Speakers:  Carlos Chávez, Partner, Galicia Abogados Matteson Ellis, Member, Miller & Chevalier

Financing Multi-Family Housing: Structuring Low Income Housing Tax Credit and Tax-Exempt B...
Documenting Transactions for Investors and Developers
November 21, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss how to utilize Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTCs) and tax-exempt bonds in multi-family construction financing. The program will discuss the mechanisms of each form of financing, how each impacts the other, and current market trends and developments impacting these... Read More

Speakers:  Ryan Bowen, Senior Counsel, Chapman and Cutler Delphine G. Carnes, Crenshaw Ware & Martin Brent L. Feller, Partner, Chapman and Cutler

U.S.-Israeli Estate Tax Planning for Dual Citizens
Reconciling U.S. and Israeli Law on Trust Taxation, Inheritance Laws, Situs Wills, and Wea...
November 21, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planners with a helpful guide to estate planning tax challenges and opportunities for clients who have tax presence in both the United States and Israel. The panel will discuss the U.S. tax law and treaty provisions that govern tax rules in both Israel and th... Read More

Speakers:  Gidon Broide, CPA, Managing Partner, Broide and Co. Debra T. Hirsch, Partner, Fox Rothschild K. Eli Akhavan, Managing Partner, Akhavan Law Group Felicia M. Seaton, Esq., Osher Felicia International Law Office

ERISA Wrongful Denial of Benefits Claims: Procedural Prerequisites and Key Defenses
November 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employee benefits counsel for defending against wrongful denial of benefits claims involving ERISA plans. The panel will explain the administrative process required under ERISA before litigation may proceed. The panel will also discuss how courts are address... Read More

Speakers:  Robert M. Palumbi, Esq., Babst Calland Clements and Zomnir Nancy Pridgen, Counsel, Patel Burkhalter Law Group Steven J. Silver, Esq., Pierce Atwood

Investment Adviser Advertising Rule: New SEC Guidance and Best Practices for Compliance
November 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine Rule 206(4)-1 of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 (the Advertising Rule) and key issues recently identified by the SEC's Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) in its examination of investment adviser marketing practices. The panel will discuss adve... Read More

Speakers:  Michael K. Renetzky, Partner, Locke Lord Tom Bohac, Locke Lord Matthew J. Kutner, Morrison & Foerster

Exercising Setoff and Recoupment Rights in Bankruptcy
Mutuality of Obligation; Disputed Transactions; Relief From Automatic Stay
November 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the doctrines of setoff and recoupment and the issues presented in exercising those rights in bankruptcy. The panelist will discuss mutuality and other conditions which must be present to establish setoff or recoupment rights and inconsistencies in the case law as appli... Read More

Speakers:  Joseph Shifer, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel

Licensing Standard Essential Patents and Protecting IP Rights
November 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel for licensing standards-related patents. The panel will offer best practices for overcoming the challenges of standard essential patents (SEP) licensing and SSO disclosure requirements and protecting patent rights. Read More

Speakers:  DJ Healey, Senior Principal, Fish & Richardson Jayme Partridge, Principal, Fish & Richardson

Breach of Employment Contract Litigation: Contract Interpretation, Materiality of Breach,...
November 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment litigators for bringing or defending breach of employment contract claims alleging wrongful termination, failure to pay wages or severance pay under an agreement, and/or violation of the restrictive covenants in an employment contract. The panel w... Read More

Speakers:  Andrew (Andy) Boling, Partner, Baker & McKenzie Meredith Kaufman, Partner, Baker & McKenzie JoLynn M. Markison, Partner, Dorsey D. Randle Moody, II, Of Counsel, Jackson Lewis R. Scott Oswald, Managing Principal, The Employment Law Group

CERCLA Liability of U.S. Government as Owner, Operator or Arranger for Clean-Up Cost and N...
Growing Liability Trend In Light of Chevron Mining and El Paso Natural Gas
November 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide a brief overview of CERCLA and PRP liability and focus on U.S. government liability for cleanup costs and for natural resource damage to public lands. The program will discuss a recent case law trend of finding the federal government liable in its various roles as landl... Read More

Speakers:  Kirk B. Maag, Partner, Stoel Rives Thomas C. Perry, Partner, Marten Law Stanley A. Millan, Special Counsel, Jones Walker

International Trademarks: Monitoring, Policing Third-Party Marks, Evaluating Infringements...
November 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for counsel to companies doing business internationally on key considerations to protect their trademarks. The panel will discuss international trademark enforcement strategies, highlighting China, Korea and Mexico, and provide guidance for navigating challengi... Read More

Speakers:  Olivia Maria Baratta, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Sheila Fox Morrison, Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine

Telemedicine Requirements for Licensing, Scope of Practice and Reimbursement
Overcoming Multistate Regulatory Hurdles for Healthcare Providers and Facilities
November 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for counsel to healthcare facilities and practitioners on the requirements and exceptions for telemedicine licensing and reimbursement. The panel will offer best practices for overcoming licensing challenges and explain how providers can comply with the require... Read More

Speakers:  Joseph P. McMenamin, Principal, McMenamin Law Offices René Y. Quashie, Member, Cozen O'Connor Richard K. Rifenbark, Principal, Polsinelli

Using Depositions at Trial: Impeachment, Refreshing Recollection, Offer of Proof, Admissio...
November 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the use of deposition testimony at trial under F.R.C.P. 32 and comparable state evidence rules. The program will cover using deposition testimony for impeachment, refreshing recollection, offer of proof, admission of a party opponent, and unavailable witness. The progra... Read More

Speakers:  Sean P. Costello, Esq., Law Office of Sean P. Costello John Risvold, Esq., The Collins Law Firm

Traumatic Brain Injury Claims: Navigating Litigation Complexities
Assessing TBI Claims, Negotiating Settlements, and Leveraging Expert Witnesses to Strength...
November 16, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance to personal injury attorneys for pursuing or defending traumatic brain injury (TBI) claims. Our panel will explain best practices for assessing a potential TBI injury client, collecting and presenting medical records and materials, developing effectiv... Read More

Speakers:  Dr. Todd D. Cowen, Certified Physician Life Care Planner Thomas Crosley, Founder, Crosley Law Dr. Matthew J. DeGaetano, Whiplash & Brain Traumatology Consultant, Personal Injury Institute John Jerry Glas, Partner, Deutsch Kerrigan

Overcoming §103 Rejections for Biotech and Chemical Patents: Recent Decisions and USPTO Gu...
November 16, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel for overcoming Sec. 103 rejections for biotech and chemical patents. The panel will review recent judicial and PTAB case law and offer insights to address Sec. 103 rejections. Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Amelia Feulner Baur, Ph.D, Founding Partner, McNeill Baur Amanda K. Murphy, Ph.D., Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Private Equity Transactions in Healthcare: Stark, AKS and Other Compliance Challenges
Structuring Purchase Price, Restrictive Covenants, Indemnities, Equity Rollovers and More
November 16, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel involved in structuring private equity transactions in the healthcare arena. The panel will discuss the nuts and bolts of structuring the transaction, including purchase price considerations, tax structures, deal terms and indemnities. The panel will... Read More

Speakers:  John C. Riddle, Managing Director, Brown Gibbons Lang & Company Roger D. Strode, Partner, Foley & Lardner

Structuring MOUs, LOIs, Term Sheets and Other Preliminary Agreements
Avoiding Unintended Performance or Financial Obligations and Limiting Drafting Ambiguity
November 15, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with guidance on structuring letters of intent (LOIs), memoranda of understanding (MOUs), term sheets, and other preliminary legal documentation that is intended as only partially binding or even nonbinding in commercial transactions. The panel will review how c... Read More

Speakers:  May Lu, Shareholder, Tiffany & Bosco Morris A. Nunes, Esq., Attorney Morris A. Nunes

Pleading Insurer Bad Faith Claims: Evolving Pleading Standards, Surviving or Filing a Moti...
November 15, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss pleadings standards for insurer bad faith claims, what plaintiffs must allege to survive a motion to dismiss, and how insurers can leverage tougher pleadings standards to win a motion to dismiss. The program will look at case law developments and how the courts have bee... Read More

Speakers:  Mark Garbowski, Shareholder, Anderson Kill Robert M. Horkovich, Managing Shareholder, Anderson Kill Michael J. Needleman, Partner, Fineman Krekstein & Harris

Antitrust Implications of Noncompete and Nonsolicitation Agreements
November 15, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will analyze noncompete and nonsolicitation features of employment agreements, service contracts, and agreements among competitors from an antitrust perspective. The panel will discuss how to balance competitive vs. noncompetitive effects of these agreements and best contracting pra... Read More

Speakers:  Devin C. Dolive, Partner, Burr & Forman Jonathan Pollard, Founder, Pollard PLLC David J. Clark, Senior Counsel, Epstein Becker & Green

Restructuring Healthcare Entities in Bankruptcy: Unique Challenges and Benefits of Chapter...
Navigating Medicare, Medicaid, HIPAA, Overpayment Liability and More
November 15, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel to healthcare companies on restructuring. The panel will examine developing trends, restructuring terms, and regulatory challenges unique to the healthcare industry. Read More

Speakers:  Thomas R. Califano, Partner, DLA Piper Malhar Pagay, Partner, Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones Adam Rogoff, Partner, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel

Private Enforcement of U.S. Environmental Laws: Standing Challenges Amid Divergent Circuit...
November 15, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss changing EPA enforcement priorities under the new administration, the role of private enforcement actions in responding to those changes, and the procedural challenges for private plaintiffs to pursue private actions. The program will focus on recent appellate court dec... Read More

Speakers:  Kevin T. Haroff, Partner, Marten Law Douglas J. Chermak, Lozeau | Drury

Drafting Asset Purchase Agreements: Reps, Warranties, Covenants, Conditions, Indemnity and...
November 15, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to deal counsel for drafting and negotiating asset purchase agreements. The panel will discuss legal considerations when negotiating representations and warranties, indemnities, covenants, closing conditions and other key provisions, and will outline best pract... Read More

Speakers:  Shauro Bagchi, Atty, Maslon Julie Globus, Partner, Sabharwal Globus & Lim

The Defend Trade Secrets Act: Lessons for Employment Counsel From DTSA Filings and Court R...
November 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss lessons for employment counsel in the wake of the 2016 enactment of the Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA). The panel will examine emerging trends in the DTSA cases filed and resolved in federal courts over the past year, focusing specifically on the ex parte civil seizure... Read More

Speakers:  Douglas Brayley, Esq., Ropes & Gray Jessica Brown, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Zoe Klein, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher

Domain Name Rights Protection Mechanisms & ICANN Developments
Opportunities and Risks of RPMs, Sunrise and Trademark Claims Services
November 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to trademark counsel on recent developments from the latest Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) meeting in Abu Dhabi. The panel will also discuss the current review of rights protection mechanisms, including the Uniform Domain Name Resol... Read More

Speakers:  Wendy Larson, Partner, Pirkey Barber Paul D. McGrady, Jr., Partner, Winston & Strawn Susan Payne, Head of Legal Policy, Valideus Todd D. Williams, Senior Counsel, Turner Broadcasting System

Joint Development Agreements in Renewable Energy Projects
Selection of Partner, Agreement Structure, Planning for Involuntary Early Endings, Avoidin...
November 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel structuring joint development agreements (JDAs) for renewable energy projects. The panel will examine the critical terms for JDAs and discuss key considerations, including partner suitability and approaches to agreement structure. The panel will also... Read More

Speakers:  Bernays T. (Buz) Barclay, Partner, Rimon Guy C. Smith, Partner, Stinson Leonard Street James R. Wrathall, Counsel, K&L Gates

Rule 23(c)(4) Issue Certification: Reconciling the Conflict With Rule 23(b)(3)'s Predomina...
November 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine how courts are applying Rule 23(c)(4) in cases where plaintiffs request class certification of only certain limited issues. The panel will discuss considerations and strategies for litigating cases involving Rule 23(c)(4) issue classes based on recent case law trends an... Read More

Speakers:  William J. Anthony, Principal, Jackson Lewis Timothy Congrove, Partner, Shook, Hardy & Bacon Gerald L. Maatman, Jr., Partner, Seyfarth Shaw Jennifer L. Mesko, Counsel, Tucker Ellis

ERISA Pre-Approved and Customized Benefit Plans: Overhauled IRS Procedures and Determinati...
November 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the IRS' changes to its determination letter process limiting the ability of employers with customized benefits plans to obtain a determination letter, and new procedures for employers to ensure their plans maintain their tax-exempt status. The program will also discuss... Read More

Speakers:  Kevin E. Nolt, Director, Trucker Huss Carolyn M. Trenda, Counsel, McGuireWoods

U.S.-Mexican Tax and Estate Planning for Cross-Border Clients
Reconciling U.S. and Mexican Law on Trusts, Ownership of Real Property, Situs and Wealth T...
November 14, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This webinar will provide estate planners with a comprehensive guide to estate planning tax challenges and opportunities for clients who have tax presence in both the U.S. and Mexico. The panel will discuss the U.S. tax law and treaty provisions that govern tax and fiduciary rules in both Mexico and... Read More

Speakers:  W. Aaron Hawthorne, Managing Director, Andersen Tax Raoul Rodriguez, CFP, EA, Wealth Manager, Pinnacle Advisory Group Charles Tibshirani, Senior Partner, MEXLAW

Allocating Operating Expenses in Commercial Real Estate Leases: Negotiating Strategies for...
Structuring Pass-Throughs, Exclusions, Gross-Up, Expense Cap and Other Operating Expense P...
November 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss net and gross real estate lease structures and the allocation of operating expenses for each lease structure. The program will discuss negotiation from the perspectives of both landlords and tenants with respect to defining operating expenses, pass-throughs and exclusio... Read More

Speakers:  Scott D. Brooks, Partner, Cox Castle & Nicholson Robert J. Sykes, Partner, Cox Castle & Nicholson

Mixed-Use Development: Structuring Air Rights Condominiums and Other Common Interest Commu...
Optimal Legal Structures and Core Drafting Challenges; Minimizing Potential Warranty Claim...
November 9, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with a review of key legal challenges and approaches for structuring documents for condominiums and other common interest regimes in mixed-use projects. The panel will discuss difficult legal issues involved in governance of these projects. Read More

Speakers:  Ashley Haun, Esq., Ballard Spahr Douglas M. Irvin, Of Counsel, Ballard Spahr Emily J. Vaias, Of Counsel, Ballard Spahr

Structuring Equity and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation: Achieving Tax and Legal Objecti...
November 9, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide an overview of the statutory and regulatory rules and government guidance, and practical considerations, practice pointers and tips for structuring the compensation. They will describe the various types of equity and nonqualified deferred compensation commonly part... Read More

Speakers:  Stanley Baum, Of Counsel, Cary Kane Susan E. Bernstein, Special Counsel, Schulte Roth & Zabel Adam Faber, Partner, Faber Eubanks

Finders and Unregistered Broker-Dealers: Risks and Recent Developments
Pitfalls of Broker-Dealer Registration Violations, Recent SEC Enforcement Actions and FINR...
November 9, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will analyze the legal pitfalls for securities issuers who utilize unregistered "finders" to solicit investors, the SEC's restrictive position on permissible activities of finders, and SEC regulatory actions regarding unregistered broker-dealers and related FINRA rules. The panel wi... Read More

Speakers:  Parker B. Morrill, Clyde Snow & Sessions Arina Shulga, Atty, Shulga Law Firm

Leveraging USPTO Examiner Count System: Efficiently Prosecuting Patents, Lowering Prosecut...
November 9, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on leveraging the United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) Examiner Count System to prosecute patents more effectively. The panel will provide insight into the count system and offer strategies for interacting with patent examiners. Read More

Speakers:  Adriana L. Burgy, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Christopher C. Johns, Esq., Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Kai Rajan, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Role of Independent Directors in Corporate Governance and Decision-Making
Using Special Committees to Mitigate Risk of Shareholder Claims
November 9, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the evolving role of independent directors (IDs) in corporate governance and decision-making in public and private companies. The panel will also discuss the use of independent special committees to remove controlling parties from the approval process and mitigate the r... Read More

Speakers:  Mark J. Mihanovic, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery Paul Marcela, President & Managing Director, Governance Partners Group

Regulating Signs and Billboards: Siting Issues, Environmental Concerns and Revenue Sharing...
November 8, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to local government attorneys for grappling with complex policy choices and legal issues regarding the regulation of signs and billboards. The panel will review the latest court decisions and legal implications of regulating signs and billboards through local o... Read More

Speakers:  Katharine A. Coffey, Partner, Day Pitney Christopher John Stracco, Partner, Day Pitney

Construction Property Damage Claims: CGL Exclusions K, L and M, and Products-Completed Ope...
November 8, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the scope of the CGL exclusions for property damage in the context of construction claims, the applicability of products-completed operations hazard coverage, how the exclusion has been applied by courts, and best practices for formulating arguments for or against cover... Read More

Speakers:  David M. Adelstein, Partner, Kirwin Norris Matthew J. Devereux, Partner, Tressler Kristine M. Sorenson, Partner, Walker Wilcox Matousek

Medicaid Planning Techniques: Trusts, Private Annuities, Spousal Transfers, Caregiver Agre...
November 8, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss some of the more common techniques for Medicaid planning, including asset protection and pooled income trusts, private annuities and promissory notes, spousal transfers, and caregiver agreements. Read More

Speakers:  David A. Cutner, Lamson & Cutner Kyla G. Kelim, Esq., Aging in Alabama

Personal Jurisdiction After Bristol-Myers Squibb: Unresolved Issues, Shifting Plaintiff St...
November 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the issue of personal jurisdiction over corporate defendants in light of the Supreme Court's recent Bristol-Myers Squibb v. Superior Ct. and BNSF Railway Co. v. Tyrrell rulings. The program will review the progression of the Court's prior decisions on corporate jurisdic... Read More

Speakers:  Wystan M. Ackerman, Partner, Robinson & Cole Leah Kelman, Esq., Herrick Feinstein

Third-Party Preferred Equity as a Financing Device: Structuring "Debt-Like" Equity
Drafting Protective Covenants and Remedies Provisions; Redemption and Tax Issues
November 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss structuring preferred equity investments (PEIs) from the perspectives of the sponsor and investor. The panel will review how PEIs compare with debt and other equity investments and discuss key protective covenants and tax considerations in structuring PEIs. Read More

Speakers:  Robert G. Frucht, Partner, Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti Jason D. Navarino, Partner, Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti

GST Inclusion Ratios and Applicable Fractions for Estate Planners: Rules, Exceptions and T...
November 7, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a thorough and practical exploration to the computation of the generation-skipping transfer tax inclusion ratio. Inadvertent seemed allocations can cause a Trust to stray from the ideal of an inclusion ratio of zero or one. Unde... Read More

Speakers:  Celeste C. Lawton, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright US Diana S.C. Zeydel, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig Carmela T. Montesano, Greenberg Traurig

Insurance Defense Litigation: Defending Against the Reptile Theory Utilized by Plaintiffs
Preparing Deponents and Witnesses, Conducting Voir Dire, Opening and Closing Arguments, an...
November 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to insurance defense litigators on combating the trial strategy commonly known as the "reptile theory." The panel will discuss the increased use of reptilian tactics by plaintiffs' attorneys throughout the life of the case and how defense counsel can strategica... Read More

Speakers:  Jedidiah M. Bernstein, Hinshaw & Culbertson Noelle M. Natoli, Partner, Foley & Mansfield

Ponzi Scheme Clawback Litigation in Bankruptcy: Bringing or Defending Claims
Inquiry Notice, Legitimate Profits, Statute of Limitations and More
November 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide practitioners who represent bankruptcy trustees and investors with an overview of recent trends in clawback suits involving Ponzi schemes, theories of liability and effective defenses, and strategies for bringing and defending these claims. Read More

Speakers:  Jesse S. Finlayson, Partner, Finlayson Toffer Roosevelt & Lilly Anthony L. Paccione, Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP Corey R. Weber, Partner, Brutzkus Gubner Rozansky Seror Weber

Rule 30(b)(6) Depositions in Class Action Litigation: Deposing or Defending Corporate Witn...
November 2, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare class action counsel to depose or defend corporate representatives in accordance with FRCP 30(b)(6). The webinar will discuss best practices for plaintiffs to meet the 30(b)(6) notice requirements, effectively question the corporate representative, deal with difficult r... Read More

Speakers:  Keith J. Keogh, Founder, Keogh Law Jennifer Hurley McGay, Partner, Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles John G. Watts, Founder, Watts & Herring

Data Privacy and Security Agreements: Defining, Allocating and Mitigating Risks From Data...
November 2, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide business counsel with effective tactics for drafting and enforcing data privacy and security agreements in the wake of growing incidents of data security breaches. The speaker will address effective contractual provisions for defining, allocating and mitigating risk. Read More

Speakers:  Steven C. Bennett, Partner, Park Jensen Bennett

OIG Changes to Anti-Kickback Safe Harbor Provisions and the CMP Beneficiary Inducement Pro...
November 1, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to healthcare counsel on the the new Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS) safe harbors and the changes to the Civil Monetary Penalty Law (CMP) beneficiary inducement prohibition. The panel will discuss how hospitals, healthcare providers, and others in the healthcare in... Read More

Speakers:  Clinton Mikel, Partner, The Health Law Partners Charles B. Oppenheim, Partner, Hooper Lundy & Bookman Jill S. Wright, Special Counsel, Foley & Lardner

Insurance Coverage for Class Action Claims: Recovery for Indemnity and Defense Costs
November 1, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss recovery for indemnity and defense costs under business insurance policies for class action claims. The program will discuss how policyholders should scrutinize policies for potential coverage, and at a minimum for part of the claims to trigger a defense. The program wi... Read More

Speakers:  Laura A. Foggan, Partner, Crowell & Moring Stephen T. Raptis, Partner, Manatt Phelps & Phillips

Appealing IRS Penalty Abatement Denials: Offshore Disclosure Penalties, OVDP Denials and A...
November 1, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax attorneys, CPAs, and enrolled agents with a comprehensive and practical guide to navigating the process of appealing an IRS denial of a penalty abatement request. The panel will provide an overview of the major foreign information reporting forms and their assoc... Read More

Speakers:  Anthony E. Parent, Founding Partner, Parent & Parent Dennis N. Brager, Esq., Brager Tax Law Group Robert Hanson, Esq., International Tax Attorney, Parent & Parent

Terminating Employees on Job-Protected Leave: Avoiding FMLA and ADA Claims
November 1, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare employment counsel to navigate difficult performance and termination decisions that arise while an employee is on job-protected leave. The panel will outline an employer's obligations under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) a... Read More

Speakers:  Louisa J. Johnson, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw Evan H. Pontz, Partner, Troutman Sanders

Expert Witness Depositions in Nursing Home Injury Cases: Taking and Defending Depositions
November 1, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare medical malpractice and personal injury attorneys representing victims or defendants in nursing home injury cases to take or defend depositions of expert witnesses. The panel will discuss best practices for preparing your expert for deposition, effectively questioning t... Read More

Speakers:  Mark A. Cox, Founder, Mark A. Cox Ahsan A. Jafry, Esq., Burns White Mark R. Kosieradzki, Founder, Kosieradzki Smith Law Firm

M&A Post-Closing Disputes: Minimizing and Resolving Disputes Over Working Capital Adjustme...
November 1, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the common causes of M&A post-closing disputes regarding working capital adjustments and earnouts. The panel will discuss strategies for mitigating the likelihood of post-closing disputes, and considerations and best practices for resolving them. Read More

Speakers:  Gregory S. Brow, Partner, Dentons US Jeff J. Litvak, Senior Managing Director—Forensic Litigation, FTI Consulting I. Bobby Majumder, Partner, Perkins Coie

Environmental Litigation: Piercing the Corporate Veil, Alter Ego and Successor Liability
October 31, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide environmental litigators with an analysis of legal theories that, in unique circumstances, allow private and government litigants to name shareholders or successors in interest as responsible parties for the historical acts of a company in violation of environmental law... Read More

Speakers:  Daniel Riesel, Prinicpal, Sive Paget & Riesel Adam Baas, Of Counsel, DLA Piper

Divided Patent Infringement and Inducement: Protecting IP Rights and Allocating Liability
October 31, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel on handling divided infringement claims when enforcing patent rights. The panel will review recent court decisions and outline steps to protect IP rights and allocate liability in the event of infringement. Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Dr. Paul W. Browning, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Barbara R. Rudolph, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Mitigating Successor Trustee Liability for Prior Fiduciary Breach: Trust Structure and Adm...
October 31, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and fiduciary advisers with a thorough and practical guide to protecting successor trustees from liability for breach of fiduciary duty by a preceding trustee or executor. The panel will describe the general rules binding successor trustees and d... Read More

Speakers:  David D. Little, Atty, Hartog Baer & Hand Jeffrey S. Tachiki, Principal, The Tachiki Law Group

Overtime Pay Claims for After-Hours Use of Electronic Devices: Avoiding and Defending Liti...
Defining Working Time, Leveraging Defense Tactics, Defeating Class Certification, Proactiv...
October 31, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment counsel on effective measures to protect against overtime pay claims resulting from employees' increased use of electronic devices to perform work-related tasks after hours. The panel will examine the most recent developments regarding after-hours... Read More

Speakers:  Peter J. Gillespie, Of Counsel, Laner Muchin Alfred B. Robinson, Jr., Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart

Intent to Use Trademark Applications: Pros and Cons, Demonstrating ITU, Converting to Actu...
October 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel on intent to use (ITU) trademark applications. The panel will examine what makes an ITU application different and the difficulties involved with an ITU application. The panel will also discuss how to properly establish a bona fide intention to use an... Read More

Speakers:  James L. Bikoff, Partner, Smith Gambrell & Russell Victoria Burke, Esq., Scott+Scott Hillary Kane, Interim Director of Public Affairs, Southwestern Law School Darlene S. Klinksieck, Trademark Portfolio Manager, Smith Gambrell & Russell

Corporate Restructuring of Subsidiaries: Mechanics of Dissolution or Merger Into a Parent...
October 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the options available to a company when restructuring or consolidating subsidiaries and the procedural issues associated with the dissolution or merger of affiliated entities. The panel will also discuss operational, due diligence, and tax issues for counsel to consider... Read More

Speakers:  Dimitry Herman, Founder and Managing Partner, Herman Law G. Thomas Stromberg, Partner, Jenner & Block Rafi W. Mottahedeh, Jenner & Block

Structuring and Negotiating Executive Compensation Packages: Addressing Pay, Severance, Re...
October 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA, compensation and HR counsel with strategies for structuring and negotiating executive employment agreements. The panelists will discuss considerations and best practices when drafting provisions regarding compensation, severance, restrictive covenants and other k... Read More

Speakers:  Kenneth J. Laverriere, Partner, Shearman & Sterling Austin S. Lilling, Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman Andrea S. Rattner, Partner, Proskauer Rose

Employment Litigation and Claim Settlements: Tax Withholding and Reporting Implications fo...
Maximizing Tax Benefits and Avoiding Penalties When Allocating Settlement Proceeds, Drafti...
October 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment counsel and tax advisers for navigating and complying with complex tax reporting and withholding requirements when settling employment claims. The panel will discuss best practices for employers to maximize tax benefits and avoid penalties when al... Read More

Speakers:  Jared R. Callister, Shareholder, Fishman Larsen & Callister Charles H. Wilson, Vice Chair, Office Managing Partner, Cozen O’Connor Robert W. Wood, Managing Partner, Wood

Risk Allocation in Healthcare Mergers and Acquisitions
Negotiating Indemnification Provisions, Reps and Warranties, Caps and Baskets
October 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to healthcare counsel when drafting and negotiating representations, warranties, and indemnification clauses in healthcare mergers and acquisitions. The panel will discuss best practices, potential challenges and strategies for allocating risk. Read More

Speakers:  Lee A. Barkan, Senior Counsel, Proskauer Rose Richard J. Zall, Partner, Proskauer Rose

Structuring Financial Covenants, EBITDA, and Events of Default to Maximize Borrower Protec...
October 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide borrowers' and lenders' counsel with a review of the use of EBITDA, leverage ratios and other metrics in loan documentation and financial covenants. The panel will outline key issues relating to structuring financial covenants, related definitions and events of default... Read More

Speakers:  Daniel J. Bursky, Partner, Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson J. Christian Nahr, Partner, Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson

Securing Social Media Admissions: Investigative Strategies, Spoliation Warnings, Use of Su...
Finding and Obtaining Admissions by Opponents on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Reddit, You...
October 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide investigative tips for tracking down admissions by opponents on social media sites, strategies for drafting discovery relating to social media accounts, guidance on sending spoliation warning letters for social media posts, and a roadmap for subpoenas of social media ev... Read More

Speakers:  Steven Brower, Shareholder, Buchalter Marcus R. Chatterton, Partner, Balch & Bingham Margaret Twomey, Lueder Larkin & Hunter

Drug Substance Patents: FDA Guidance, Protecting Composition-of-Matter Patents, Drafting S...
October 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on solid form patents, how to patent them, and challenges that are in the process. The panel will also discuss implications of the current cocrystal guidance by the FDA and provide a survey of, and lessons from, cases relating to solid-form pa... Read More

Speakers:  Eyal H. Barash, Barash Law Dr. Steef Boerrigter, Senior Research Investigator, Materials Science, SSCI

Negotiating Private Equity M&A Key Deal Terms
Rollover Equity; Bolt-on, Tuck-in and Platform Acquisitions; Earnouts and More
October 25, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide M&A counsel in negotiating private equity M&A transactions, including rollover equity; bolt-on, tuck-in and platform acquisitions; earnouts; seller paper; reverse break fees; and representation and warranty insurance. Read More

Speakers:  John J. McDonald, Partner, Troutman Sanders Michael Weinsier, Partner, Troutman Sanders

First-Party Property and Business Interruption Coverage After Hurricanes Harvey and Irma
Flood Exclusions, Concurrent Causation, Business Interruption Losses, and Off-Premises Tim...
October 25, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss coverage disputes arising from natural disasters like Hurricane Harvey and Irma under commercial first-party property policies, including coverage for losses due to business interruptions at the insured site and off-premises damage causing loss for the insured. The prog... Read More

Speakers:  Raymond T. DeMeo, Counsel, Robinson & Cole Finley T. Harckham, Shareholder, Anderson Kill

Drafting Website and Mobile App Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and IP Protections
October 25, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to business and technology counsel for drafting and enforcing terms of use, privacy policies and IP protection language for websites and mobile apps to effectively mitigate business risk. Read More

Speakers:  Julia B. Jacobson, Partner, K&L Gates A. Benjamin Klaber, Morgan Lewis & Bockius Richard C. Vershave, Fraser Trebilcock

Personal Injury Settlement and Release Agreements: Confidentiality, Tax Liability, Indemni...
October 25, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to personal injury counsel for navigating the complexities of drafting and negotiating settlement and release agreements to resolve claims. The panel will discuss challenges and best practices regarding confidentiality, tax liability and indemnity, and review o... Read More

Speakers:  Wyatt Wright, Esq., Wayne Wright

Investment Advisers and the Custody Rule: New SEC Guidance and Actions to Take Now
Standing Letters of Authorization, Imputed Custody, and Disclosure Requirements
October 24, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the Custody Rule as currently interpreted and enforced under the Investment Company Act of 1940 (the Act). The panel will discuss recent SEC guidance on imputed custody and standing letters of authorization, disclosure requirements, and best practices for investment adv... Read More

Speakers:  Edwin C. (Ted) Laurenson, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery Anastasia T. Rockas, Partner, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Kevin P. Scanlan, Partner, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel

CERCLA Statute of Limitations, Preemption, and Allocation: Latest Developments in Superfun...
October 24, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance and case studies for counsel on CERCLA statute of limitations (including removal vs. remedial measures), preemption, and allocation dynamics. The seasoned truly national panel will also offer "in the trenches" strategies related to managing timing, choice of co... Read More

Speakers:  Kegan A. Brown, Partner, Latham & Watkins Matthew D. Thurlow, Partner, BakerHostetler John Van Vlear, Partner, Newmeyer & Dillion David A. Rockman, Member, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott

Form 5471 Substantial Compliance Rules: New IRS International Practice Unit Guidance
When Will the IRS Deem An International Tax Information Filing as Not "Substantially Compl...
October 24, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a practical discussion of recent IRS International Practice Unit (IPU) guidance on what constitutes ""substantial compliance" in filing Form 5471, Information Return of U.S. Persons With Respect To Certain Foreign Corporations. The panel will d... Read More

Speakers:  Alison N. Dougherty, J.D., LL.M., Director, Aronson Steven Toscher, Principal, Hochman Salkin Rettig Toscher & Perez

Drafting Severance and Confidentiality Agreements Amid Continued SEC, EEOC and NLRB Scruti...
Avoiding Agency Challenges to Confidentiality/Whistleblower, Non-Disparagement, Cooperatio...
October 24, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance on drafting severance and confidentiality agreements that will withstand heightened SEC, EEOC, NLRB and OSHA scrutiny. Our experienced panelists will discuss how to update or avoid contract provisions to minimize the likelihood of suits or agency chal... Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan D. Ash, Partner, Fox Rothschild Frank C. Morris, Jr., Member, Epstein Becker & Green Shira R. Yoshor, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig

Substance Use Treatment: Revised Part 2 Regulations Compliance
Impact for Treatment Programs, Integration of Physical and Behavioral Health Records, Heal...
October 24, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for navigating regulatory changes for substance use treatment. The panel will examine compliance issues and best practices for entities within the healthcare system that create or receive protected substance use disorder information, including Part 2... Read More

Speakers:  Erin F. Dunlap, Esq., Coppersmith Brockelman Chase Millea, Healthcare Policy Attorney, Health Current Melissa Soliz, Esq., Coppersmith Brockelman

Structuring Programmatic Real Estate Joint Ventures: Structures, Deal Sharing and Exclusiv...
Negotiating Key Deal Terms From Sponsor and Equity Investor Perspectives
October 24, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE video webcast will discuss programmatic real estate joint ventures (JVs) and how they differ from traditional, single investment JV relationships, alternative structures for programmatic JVs, and key JV agreement terms to consider and negotiate. The program will present these issues in an i... Read More

Speakers:  Michael Saarinen, Partner, Alston & Bird Timothy P. Selby, Partner, Alston & Bird

Municipal Management of Cellphone Towers, DAS and Small Cell Deployments
Regulating Placement, Protecting Rights of Way, and Leasing Sites and Structures
October 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to identify and address complex issues relating to both small cell and traditional cell tower applications and leases, zoning regulations, and revenue considerations. The panel will focus on both regulatory compliance as well as negotiating and structuring site... Read More

Speakers:  Gerard L. Lederer, Partner, Best Best & Krieger Joseph Van Eaton, Partner, Best Best & Krieger

Structuring REIT Credit Facilities: Loan Terms, Financial Covenants, Commitment Letters, M...
October 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss terms and trends in REIT credit facilities, including how to structure the facility, negotiate financial covenants, treat taxable REIT subsidiaries, structure commitment letters, and draft MAC clauses and other key terms. Read More

Speakers:  Ari B. Blaut, Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell Benjamin R. Weber, Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell

Insurance Bad Faith Claims Arising From the Investigation of Coverage Claims
October 18, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide a balanced program of guidance for counsel to policyholders and insurers to address the complex issues facing parties who either bring or defend against allegations of bad faith by insurers arising from the insurer's conduct during the claims investigation and claims se... Read More

Speakers:  Paul R. Koepff, Partner, Clyde & Co US Jerold Oshinsky, Partner, Kasowitz Benson Torres

Elder Care: Eligibility Requirements for Section 8 Housing Choice Program for Seniors and...
Navigating Calculation of Rent, Special Needs Trusts and Reasonable Accommodations
October 18, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the Section 8 Housing Choice Program for the elderly and those with special needs, including how the program works, eligibility, calculation of rent and reasonable accommodations. The program will also discuss the DeCambre v. Brookline Housing Auth. decision on how inco... Read More

Speakers:  Karen B. Mariscal, Esq., Of Counsel, Margolis & Bloom Kevin Urbatsch, Esq., Principal, The Urbatsch Law Firm Michele P. Fuller, Founder, Michigan Law Center

Third-Party Attorney-Client Privilege Waiver Exceptions: Kovel, Common Interest and Functi...
October 18, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss key exceptions to third-party attorney-client privilege waivers, including the Kovel doctrine for third-party consultants, the common interest doctrine, and the functional equivalent doctrine. The program will discuss the scope and applicability of these exceptions, ste... Read More

Speakers:  Donna L. Fisher, Partner, Pepper Hamilton Brian C. Spahn, Shareholder, Godfrey & Kahn

M&A Deal Closings: Managing Documentation Requirements, Avoiding Pitfalls
October 18, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to deal counsel for ensuring a smooth M&A closing for clients. The panel will discuss considerations and best practices for managing the documentation requirements--including exhibits, disclosure schedules, written consents and certificates--and anticipating an... Read More

Speakers:  Diego E. Gómez-Cornejo, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery Michael M. Sullivan, Partner, Taylor English Duma

Structuring Physician Timeshare Arrangements: Leveraging the Stark Exception, Navigating t...
October 18, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to healthcare counsel on the Stark timeshare arrangement exception and the challenges of the exception. The panel will examine the requirements and limitations and offer guidance for structuring a timeshare arrangement to ensure compliance with Stark, federal a... Read More

Speakers:  Rick L. Hindmand, Member, McDonald Hopkins Kim C. Stanger, Partner, Holland & Hart

EEOC Systemic Discrimination Investigations and Litigation: Avoiding, Defending and Concil...
Responding to Expansive Requests for Information, Subpoenas and "Sue First, Ask Questions...
October 18, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment counsel for avoiding, defending and conciliating EEOC systemic discrimination investigations and litigation. The panelists will discuss best practices for responding to and challenging overly broad EEOC information requests and subpoenas, defendin... Read More

Speakers:  Kate B. Rhodes, Esq., Epstein Becker Green Ruth Zadikany, Esq., Mayer Brown

Energy Industry and Blockchain: New Applications and Issues for Counsel
Distributed Ledger Technology in Energy, Smart Contracts, Regulatory Concerns
October 17, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with an examination of current and potential uses of blockchain in the energy industry. The panel will discuss the advantages of distributed ledger technology (DLT) in cost-efficiency, cybersecurity and fraud protection, as well as the legal and structural conce... Read More

Speakers:  Jesse Morris, Principal, Rocky Mountain Institute Molly Suda, Partner, K&L Gates

UCC Security Interests in Payment Intangibles: Intercompany Loans, Debt Obligations and "P...
Perfecting Interests In Financial Instruments and Contractual Payment Obligations
October 17, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the treatment of UCC security interests in debt obligations, intercompany debt/loans, loans called "promissory notes", and other payment intangibles under the UCC. The program will provide guidance on creating and perfecting security interests in these contractual payme... Read More

Speakers:  Steven O. Weise, Partner, Proskauer Rose Dean T. Kirby, Jr., Principal, Kirby & McGuinn Professor Thomas E. Plank, Joel A. Katz Distinguished Professor of Law, University of Tennessee College of Law & Morgan Lewis

Robo-Advisers to Retirement Plans: ERISA Fiduciary Duties and Prohibited Transactions; SEC...
October 17, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss regulatory compliance issues for robo-advisers who provide investment advice and discretionary management services to ERISA retirement plans and IRAs. Discussion will include ERISA's fiduciary and prohibited transaction provisions, the Code's probited transaction provis... Read More

Speakers:  Margaret Sheehan, Partner, Ashurst William H. Woolston, Partner, Covington & Burling David C. Kaleda, Principal, Groom Law Group

IRC 751 "Hot Asset" Treatment: New Rules for Calculating Ordinary Income Recharacterizatio...
New IRS Proposal on Determining Partners' Share of Section 751 Ownership
October 17, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel with a practical and thorough guide to structuring partnership distributions of Section 751 "hot assets," such as inventory and unrealized receivables. The panel will discuss the default "distribution as exchange" rule and offer details on the substantiv... Read More

Speakers:  Jennifer A. O'Leary, Partner, Pepper Hamilton Morgan L. Klinzing, Pepper Hamilton

Leveraging New Markets Tax Credits to Finance Community Development: Latest Regs, Guidance...
Twinning With Historic Tax Credits, Allocating COD Income to Partners, Using EB-5 Funds an...
October 17, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with an overview of the New Market Tax Credit (NMTC) program and IRS regulations and guidance. The panel will discuss best practices for structuring NMTC deals, twinning with historic tax credits (HTCs) and other tax credit programs, allocating COD income among... Read More

Speakers:  James O. Lang, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig C. Randall Minor, Shareholder, Maynard Cooper & Gale

Drafting Indemnification and Hold Harmless Provisions in Commercial Contracts
Scope and Exclusions, Enforcement Hurdles, Interplay With Insurance Coverage
October 17, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to business counsel for drafting and negotiating indemnification and hold harmless provisions in commercial contracts. The panel will discuss key elements of indemnification agreements, including scope, exclusions and cost allocation; enforceability challenges;... Read More

Speakers:  Kenneth M. Gorenberg, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg Katie Pfeifer, Of Counsel, Dorsey & Whitney

Open Source Software: Guidance for Corporate and Technology Counsel on Mitigating Legal an...
October 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to corporate and technology counsel for identifying and managing new and evolving legal and security risks companies face when using open source software. Read More

Speakers:  James G. Gatto, Open Source Team Leader, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton Luke K. Pedersen, Partner, Baker Botts Andrew Wilson, Esq., Baker Botts

Patent Term Adjustments and Extensions: Leveraging Recent Decisions and USPTO Rules
October 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel for calculating patent term adjustments, interplay with patent term extensions, examine recent court treatment, and offer approaches for preserving rights and maximizing patent term adjustments and patent term extensions. Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Jill K. MacAlpine, Ph.D., Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Charles E. Van Horn, Senior Counsel, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Strategic Use of Amicus Briefs in Appellate Advocacy
Drafting Effective Amicus Briefs; Soliciting and Coordinating Amici Curiae; Working With t...
October 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance to appellate attorneys, litigators and in-house litigation managers on the strategic use of amicus briefs in appellate advocacy. The panel will offer guidance on soliciting and coordinating amicus support, as well as insights and advice on writing ami... Read More

Speakers:  Lawrence S. Ebner, Founder, Capital Appellate Advocacy Averil Rothrock, Shareholder, Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt Mary-Christine (M.C.) Sungaila, Partner, Haynes & Boone

Structuring Financeable Ground Leases and Leasehold Mortgages
Balancing Competing Interests Among Owners, Lessees and Lenders
October 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with an overview of the process of drafting and negotiating a financeable ground lease and address key provisions that balance the interests of the owner, lessee and lender. The panel will also discuss the leasehold mortgage and foreclosure issues presented by l... Read More

Speakers:  David M. Alin, Member, Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo Stephen E. Friedberg, Member, Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo

Pros and Cons of Bank Holding Companies: Determining Whether a Bank Holding Company Struct...
October 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine pros and cons of operating under a bank holding company or financial holding company (BHC) vs. a simple stand-alone bank structure. The presentation will include a discussion of the federal laws and regulations regarding permissible activities for banks and their holdin... Read More

Speakers:  Robert D. Klingler, Partner, Bryan Cave Clifford S. Stanford, Partner, Alston & Bird

Hybrid FLSA Collective Actions and State Wage and Hour Class Actions
Navigating Complexities of Opt-In Collective Actions and Rule 23 Opt-Out Class Actions
October 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE video webcast will examine the unique strategic issues hybrid wage/hour cases present for employment litigators and offer practical tips for navigating Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) collective actions and state wage and hour class claims simultaneously. Read More

Speakers:  William J. Anthony, Principal, Jackson Lewis Noel P. Tripp, Principal, Jackson Lewis

Discretionary Trust Distributions From Corpus or Income: Avoiding Beneficiary Challenges a...
October 11, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This webinar will provide estate planning counsel and fiduciary advisers with a thorough, practical guide to making discretionary non-liquidating distributions of corpus assets from a discretionary trust. The panel will discuss the liability risks involved for trustees making these distributions, de... Read More

Speakers:  Kenneth J. Fair, Partner, Wright Close & Barger Elizabeth B. (Beth) Taylor, Walny Legal Group

Antitrust Challenges to Most Favored Nation and Competitor Parity Clauses in the U.S. and...
Assessing MFNs and Parity Provisions for Antitrust Vulnerabilities, Devising a Defensible...
October 11, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will analyze recent antitrust challenges to the use of most favored nation (MFN) and competitor parity clauses by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), national competition authorities, and the European Commission. The panel will provide guidance on how to evaluate the antitrust ris... Read More

Speakers:  Dr. Alexander Rinne, Partner, Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy Fiona A. Schaeffer, Partner, Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy

M&A Engagement Letters: Strategies for Buyers, Sellers, Investment Banks and Their Counsel
Negotiating Scope of Engagement, Fees, Confidentiality, Termination, Indemnification and M...
October 11, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare M&A counsel to negotiate engagement letters between a buyer or seller and its investment bank. The panel will examine and discuss key sections of an engagement letter and effective negotiation strategies. Read More

Speakers:  Jason M. Halper, Partner, Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft Lindsey Reighard, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery

Healthcare, Blockchain and Smart Contracts: Emerging Issues for Healthcare Counsel
Leveraging Distributed Ledger Technology in Healthcare, Protecting Privacy and Security
October 11, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will familiarize healthcare counsel with the technology and current and potential uses of blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) in the healthcare industry. The panel will also discuss potential legal and regulatory hurdles for companies moving transactions and informati... Read More

Speakers:  Jeffery T. Gorham, Esq., Frost Brown Todd Ryan S. Johnson, Shareholder, Fredrikson & Byron

Employment Litigation Pretrial Motions to Dismiss, to Limit Discovery, and Motions in Limi...
October 11, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment litigators for pursuing or defending motions to dismiss, motions to limit the scope of discovery, and motions in limine. Our panel of experienced employment litigators will discuss their perspectives and approaches to pretrial motion practice in d... Read More

Speakers:  Richard E. Nowak, Esq., Mayer Brown Steven J. Pearlman, Partner, Proskauer Rose

Patent Asset Transfers: Tax Implications of Patent Sale, License, Cost Share Arrangement,...
October 10, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel involved in patent asset transfers on tax ownership issues and the tax implications of different types of transfers. The panel will address how to ensure the patent is transferred on a tax advantaged basis. Read More

Speakers:  Lynn E. Fowler, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Vanessa Tollis, Partner, Gide Loyrette Nouel

Functionality in Trademark Prosecution and Litigation
Protecting Trademarks/Trade Dress and Defending Against Infringement Claims: Functionality...
October 10, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel on protecting trademarks and trade dress and defending against such claims, and dealing with the challenges and limitations related to functionality and aesthetic functionality. The panel will examine functionality as it is applied in trademark ap... Read More

Speakers:  B. Brett Heavner, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Roberta Jacobs-Meadway, Member, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott Janet A. Marvel, Partner, Pattishall McAuliffe Newbury Hilliard & Geraldson

Managing Environmental Risks in Mergers, Acquisitions, Spin-Offs and Reorganizations
Identifying, Quantifying and Allocating Potential Liabilities and Long-Term Environmental...
October 10, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for environmental counsel on managing the environmental risks involved in complex commercial transactions. The panel will outline approaches to identify and allocate potential, contingent and long-term environmental risks and liabilities to get the deal done. Read More

Speakers:  Daniella D. Landers, Partner, Reed Smith Michael O. Hill, Esq., Alba Risk Management Services David J. Owens, Atty, Leger Ketchum & Cohoon

UCC Foreclosures: Overcoming Obstacles to the Sale, Evaluating Receivership and Bankruptcy...
October 10, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide bankruptcy attorneys with a review of the circumstances under which an Article 9 foreclosure is preferred to maximize value for the secured creditor. The panel will discuss the Article 9 foreclosure process and outline best practices to address obstacles in Article 9 fo... Read More

Speakers:  James Cochran, Partner, O'Connor Cochran Steven O. Weise, Partner, Proskauer Rose James D. Prendergast, SVP, Legal Counsel-UCC Division, First American Title Insurance Company

SEC’s Pay Ratio Disclosure Rule for CEO and Median Employee Compensation
Data Gathering, Calculation Methodologies, Preparing for Heightened Stakeholder Scrutiny
October 10, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to executive compensation, corporate counsel and SEC for preparing clients to comply with the SEC's new Pay Ratio Disclosure Final Rule, for compensation paid in fiscal years beginning Jan. 1, 2017. Most public companies will need to include this disclosure in... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew B. Grunert, Partner, Andrews Kurth Kenyon Laura D. Richman, Counsel, Mayer Brown Elizabeth A. Gartland, Esq., Fenwick & West

Insurance Requirement Provisions in Technology Contracts: Mitigating Risk, Maximizing Cove...
October 5, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to business and technology counsel for drafting insurance requirement provisions in technology contracts. The speaker will discuss how to negotiate the appropriate type and amount of insurance coverage--from commercial general liability to cyber liability to um... Read More

Speakers:  Robert Scott, Managing Partner, Scott & Scott

Class Certification and Article III Standing After Spokeo: One Year Later
October 5, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the impact of the Supreme Court's Spokeo v. Robins decision for class litigation after its first year. The panel will discuss how class counsel can leverage or overcome Article III standing challenges when pursuing or challenging class certification. Read More

Speakers:  Robert J. Herrington, Co-Chair, National Products Liability and Mass Torts Practice, Greenberg Traurig Jeffrey A. Leon, Partner, Quantum Legal Andrew C. Nichols, Partner, Winston & Strawn

Design Patents: Meeting Obviousness and Novelty Requirements
October 5, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel prosecuting and litigating design patent claims. The panel will examine recent USPTO and court treatment of novelty and obviousness issues and offer best practices for prosecuting and defending against obviousness and novelty attacks in litiga... Read More

Speakers:  Christopher V. Carani, Shareholder, McAndrews Held & Malloy Tracy-Gene Durkin, Director, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox Robert S. Katz, Principal Shareholder, Banner & Witcoff

Allocating Risk in Real Estate Leases: Contractual Indemnities, Additional Insured Endorse...
Structuring Lease Provisions and Coordinating With Insurance Coverage to Mitigate Landlord...
October 4, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide real estate counsel with a review of how parties in leasing transactions can allocate risk to protect their respective economic interests. The panel will address indemnification provisions, including those for actions arising from a party's own negligence, additional in... Read More

Speakers:  Scott D. Brooks, Partner, Cox Castle & Nicholson Ren R. Hayhurst, Partner, Bryan Cave Travis D. Hughes, Of Counsel, Pursley Friese Torgrimson

Proving Damages for Breach of Covenants Not to Compete or Solicit, Confidentiality, and Fi...
Pursuing Lost Profits, Clawback Compensation, Inducement Payments, Loss of Good Will and O...
October 4, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment litigators for proving damages after a current or former employee breaches a covenant not to compete with the employer, solicits the employer's employees or customers, or discloses the employer's trade secrets or other confidential information. Th... Read More

Speakers:  Andrew (Andy) Boling, Partner, Baker & McKenzie Emily P. Harbison, Partner, Baker & McKenzie Richard C. Schoenstein, Partner, Tarter Krinsky & Drogin

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Claims in Auto Accident Cases
Assessing Damages, Proving Claims, Leveraging Experts
October 4, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to personal injury attorneys for identifying signs of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in car accident victims and pursuing appropriate compensation. The panel will discuss best practices for proving PTSD claims and assessing damages, including engaging me... Read More

Speakers:  Jason Neufeld, Esq., Neufeld Kleinberg & Pinkiert Dr. Keyhill Sheorn, M.D.

Trusts Serving as Grantors to Other Trusts: Drafting Multi-Trust Structures for Optimal Ta...
Essential language in Grantor and Grantee Trusts
October 3, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planners with a practical guide to the tax consequences of structuring trusts that own other trusts. The panel will discuss critical drafting language in both the grantor and grantee trust, and outline potential tax saving opportunities and risks in multi-tru... Read More

Speakers:  Andrew S. Katzenberg, Senior Counsel, Kleinberg Kaplan Wolff & Cohen Ruth Mattson, Principal, Bove & Langa

Gain on Sales of U.S. Partnership Interests by Foreign Partners After Grecian Magnesite v....
Entity vs. Aggregate Approach to Determine if Gain is Effectively Connected U.S. Income
October 3, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a critical first look at the landmark Tax Court holding in Grecian Magnesite Mining v. Commissioner that certain gain realized by a foreign partner on the disposition of a U.S. partnership interest was neither U.S.-sourced nor effectively c... Read More

Speakers:  Brian J. O'Connor, Partner, Venable Friedemann Thomma, Partner, Venable

Section 363 Sales in Oil & Gas Bankruptcies: Purchasing Oil & Gas Assets
Navigating Procedures for Bankruptcy Acquisitions, Weighing Considerations Unique to Oil a...
October 3, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel in the energy industry on Sec. 363 sales in oil and gas bankruptcies and the bidding procedures and protections commonly adopted to guide the sale process. The panel will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of such transactions, as well as the i... Read More

Speakers:  Joseph Epstein, Managing Member, Joseph G. Epstein Matt Ferris, Partner, Haynes and Boone Ira L. Herman, Partner, Blank Rome

Natural Resource Damages Assessment: Valuing and Contesting NRD Injury and Damages
Methods for Determining and Quantifying Injury and Damages, Evaluating Cooperative Assessm...
October 3, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel [and consultants] for companies involved in natural resource damages (NRD) claims or settlements to participate in the process for measuring NRD. The panel will outline best practices for accomplishing each phase of injury and damages valuation. Read More

Speakers:  James H. (Jim) Colopy, Partner, Farella Braun + Martel Robert L. (Buzz) Hines, Partner, Farella Braun + Martel

Initial Coin Offerings: New SEC Guidance on Registration of Blockchain Tokens as Securitie...
October 3, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will analyze recent SEC guidance regarding initial token offerings (ICOs) conducted on blockchain platforms. The panel will discuss the criteria that the SEC considers in determining whether digital tokens are securities for purposes of the Securities Act and the Exchange Act, and t... Read More

Speakers:  Jay G. Baris, Partner, Morrison & Foerster Alfredo B. D. Silva, Partner, Morrison & Foerster Joshua Ashley Klayman, Of Counsel, Finance + Projects & Co-Chair, Blockchain + Smart Contracts, Morrison & Foerster Daniel R. Kahan, Morrison & Foerster

FCPA in M&A Transactions: Investigations, Post-Acquisition Diligence and Integration
October 3, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel on FCPA investigations triggered by M&A transactions. The panel will examine post-acquisition due diligence and address remedying red flags and potential FCPA violations that are discovered. Read More

Speakers:  Sharie A. Brown, Partner, Troutman Sanders Palmina M. Fava, Partner, Paul Hastings Erin G.H. Sloane, Partner, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr

Real Estate Mezzanine and A/B Loans: Structuring and Enforcing Intercreditor and Co-Lender...
Reconciling the Demands and Objectives of Senior and Junior Lenders
September 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare real estate finance counsel to structure intercreditor agreements between senior/mezzanine and A/B lenders. The panel will discuss the most frequently negotiated provisions, and the challenges to enforcing intercreditor agreements in distressed loan scenarios. Read More

Speakers:  Bruce E. Prigoff, Partner, Cox Castle & Nicholson Michael J. Waters, Of Counsel, Wachtel Missry

Negotiating IP Rights in Industry Sponsored Research Agreements
Structuring Ownership, Licensing, Assignment, Confidentiality, Publication and Use Provisi...
September 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel on negotiating and structuring industry sponsored research agreements (SRAs) to allocate IP ownership. The panel will outline challenges of SRAs with nonprofit organizations and discuss key provisions of the SRA to protect IP rights and avoid uninten... Read More

Speakers:  Dr. Robert H. Underwood, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery Matthew R. Wilmot, Partner, Stoel Rives

DOL Fiduciary Rule: Impact on Retirement Plan Sponsors, Plan Advisers and Service Provider...
Navigating the Expanded Definition of Investment Advice, Qualifying for Exclusions or Exem...
September 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide employee benefits counsel in understanding the practical implications of the Department of Labor's (DOL) final fiduciary rule for retirement plan sponsors, plan advisers, service providers and other key groups. Employee benefits expert Marcia S. Wagner of The Wagner Law G... Read More

Speakers:  Marcia S. Wagner, Managing Director, Wagner Law Group

Offers of Judgment in Employment Litigation After Campbell-Ewald and Fulton Dental
Analyzing the Viability of Rule 68 or Rule 67 as a Strategic Tool for Employers to Moot In...
September 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the viability of Rule 67 or Rule 68 "pick-offs" as a strategic tool for employers' counsel to moot individual, collective and class claims. The panel will discuss the continuing impact of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Campbell-Ewald Co. v. Gomez, provide insights... Read More

Speakers:  Stephen E. Fox, Shareholder, Polsinelli Gabrielle Levin, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Abigail Pessen, Mediator and Arbitrator, Abigail Pessen Dispute Resolution Services

Evaluating Key Intercreditor Arrangements: First Lien/Second Lien, Split Collateral, Senio...
Comparing and Contrasting Different Intercreditor Structures, Choosing the Type of Arrange...
September 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with context for negotiating intercreditor arrangements by comparing key aspects of the most common arrangements--first lien/second lien, split collateral, senior/mezzanine and unitranche structures. The panel will also discuss important recent trends in intercr... Read More

Speakers:  ​J. Eric Wise, Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher Yair Y. Galil, Of Counsel, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher

M&A 2017 Delaware Update: Standard of Deal Review, Appraisal Rights, D&O Fiduciary Duties
Implications of Important Rulings for Planning, Negotiating and Drafting Deal Documents
September 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the implications of 2016 and 2017 Delaware court decisions for current and future M&A practice. The panel will discuss the anticipated impact of recent Delaware court rulings on the standard of review in the third-party merger context, appraisal rights actions and more. Read More

Speakers:  Michael D. Allen, Director, Richards Layton & Finger Samuel T. Hirzel, Partner, Heyman Enerio Gattuso & Hirzel Patricia O. Vella, Partner, Morris Nichols Arsht & Tunnell

Representing Closely Held Entities: Conflicts of Interest and Fiduciary Duty to a Company...
Documenting Corporate Authority; Avoiding Pitfalls When a Dispute Arises; Implied Attorney...
September 28, 2017 CLE, CLE Ethics CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine practical, legal, and ethical issues confronting counsel when representing a closely held entity, including potential conflicts of interest and fiduciary duties owed to the company and its shareholders, members, officers or directors. The panel will also discuss best pr... Read More

Speakers:  Steven B. Fuerst, Partner and Co-chair, Business Divorce Practice, Lowenstein Sandler Paula M. Bagger, Law Office of Paula M. Bagger Heidi A. Nadel, Founder and Principal, Cross Nadel

Structuring Trust Protector Provisions: Powers & Duties, Trustee Oversight, Tax and Fiduci...
Avoiding Unintentional Fiduciary Classification, Navigating State Differences
September 27, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a practical guide to structuring trust protector and directing party provisions into a trust or estate plan. The panel will discuss the specific duties to assign to trust protectors, potential risks to both the trustor and the prote... Read More

Speakers:  Alexander A. Bove, Jr., Partner, Program Chair, Bove & Langa William Kalish, Partner, Johnson Pope Bokor Ruppel & Burns Susan J. Merritt, Senior Vice President | Senior Fiduciary Officer, Northern Trust Elizabeth T. Meck, Vice President | Personal Trust Administration, Northern Trust

Using Delaware Statutory Trusts in Real Estate Investments: Opportunities and Legal Risks
Structuring and Financing the DST, Leveraging Favorable Tax Treatment
September 27, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide real estate and tax finance counsel with a review the advantages and risks of Delaware Statutory Trusts (DSTs) as a structure for real estate investments. The panel will offer approaches for structuring and financing the DST as well as discuss the key tax issues involve... Read More

Speakers:  Edward J. Hannon, Partner, Quarles and Brady Steven R. Meier, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw

Structuring Telemedicine Agreements for Healthcare Organizations, Physician Groups and Tel...
Navigating Regulatory Compliance and Corporate Practice of Medicine Issues, Negotiating Ke...
September 27, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with guidance for drafting and negotiating telemedicine agreements on behalf of telemedicine/mobile health (mHealth) companies, healthcare organizations, physician groups and telemedicine end-users. The panel will discuss current trends in contract ne... Read More

Speakers:  Marshall E. Jackson, Jr., McDermott Will & Emery Ryan S. Johnson, Shareholder, Fredrikson & Byron Erin S. Whaley, Partner, Troutman Sanders

Structuring Direct Lending Funds: Open-Ended vs. Private Equity/Closed-Ended Style Structu...
September 27, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine issues associated with the formation and operation of direct lending funds, with a focus on those organized to lend to small and medium-sized businesses, and to real estate developers and other RE market participants. Read More

Speakers:  Alex Gelinas, Partner, Sadis & Goldberg Steven Huttler, Partner, Sadis & Goldberg Daniel G. Viola, Partner, Sadis & Goldberg

Floating Terms in Vendor Contracts: Cloud Services, Software Licenses and Telecommunicatio...
Mitigating the Risk of Unilateral Vendor Changes to Key Terms
September 27, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss myriad risks of "floating" vendor contracts for businesses. The panel will discuss why floating contracts are dangerous and best practices for businesses to mitigate the risk of vendors unilaterally changing key terms of their agreements. These issues arise in almost ev... Read More

Speakers:  Michael R. Overly, Partner, Foley & Lardner Yusuf Cassim, Vice President, Associate General Counsel, Charles Schwab & Co.

False Claims Act Litigation: Proof, Defenses, Individual Liability, and More
September 27, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss litigation tactics for defending False Claims Act (FCA) cases, including individual liability and the impact of the Yates Memo on FCA liability and reverse false claims. The program will look at recent trends in FCA litigation and recent case law developments. Read More

Speakers:  Stuart F. Delery, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Jonathan M. Phillips, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher

Defending Rule 30(b)(6) Corporate Depositions: Responding to Deposition Notices, Selecting...
September 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare general counsel and outside counsel to effectively defend depositions of corporate representatives during the course of pending litigation. The panel will discuss how to respond to a Rule 30(b)(6) deposition notice and how to select and prepare witnesses for the deposit... Read More

Speakers:  Michael R. Gordon, Founder and Partner, GordonLaw Casey D. Laffey, Partner, Reed Smith Andrew L. Morrison, Partner, Manatt Phelps & Phillips

Environmental Insurance Coverage Under CGL, Property and D&O Policies for NRD, CERCLA, RCR...
Navigating Pollution and Owned Property Exclusions, and Determining Scope of Damages, Prop...
September 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with a review of new and emerging trends in environmental claims, potential coverage under various commercial policies, the parameters of key policy exclusions, and the scope of covered damages. Read More

Speakers:  Ira M. Gottlieb, Partner, McCarter & English Robert M. Horkovich, Managing Shareholder, Anderson Kill Scott M. Seaman, Partner, Hinshaw & Culbertson

Blockchain and IP: Navigating Emerging Issues
Blockchain, DLT Platforms, Crypto-Tokens, Smart Contracts, and More
September 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will familiarize counsel with some of the current and potential uses of blockchains, and more broadly, distributed ledger technology (DLT). The panel will also discuss the legal and regulatory hurdles that companies may encounter in implementing and transacting on DLT platforms, han... Read More

Speakers:  Theodore J. (Ted) Mlynar, Partner, Hogan Lovells US David Ng, Lawyer, Patent Agent, Trademark Agent, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada Louis Stone, Managing Director- Global Head of Business Development, Symbiont

Preserving Evidence in Trucking Injury Cases: Motor Carrier Certificates, Engine Control M...
Crafting Spoliation Letters, Securing Key Documentation, and Challenging Evidence Destruct...
September 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss best practices to preserve critical evidence in trucking injury cases. The panel will explain the components of an effective spoliation letter, key pieces of evidence needed in trucking accident cases, and strategies for challenging the destruction of evidence after a s... Read More

Speakers:  Peter Kestner, Atty, McEwen & Kestner Michael J. Leizerman, Managing Partner, Leizerman & Associates

Directors & Officers Liability Insurance: Key Coverage Issues for Corporate Executives
Negotiating Policy Terms to Cover Potential Losses; Understanding Policy Limits and Exclus...
September 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with the tools to review D&O and other insurance policies designed to protect directors and officers. The panel will also discuss recent cases regarding disputes in coverage, and the importance of tailoring and adjusting D&O policies to fit contemplated transact... Read More

Speakers:  Darius N. Kandawalla, Member, Bailey Cavalieri Evan Bundschuh, RPLU, Vice President, GB&A Matthew W. Beato, Esq., Wiley Rein

Litigation Holds in Employment Lawsuits: Creating an Early and Effective Plan for Collecti...
Best Practices to Reduce Risks, Manage Costs and Avoid Sanctions Under the Amended Federal...
September 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment litigators for implementing litigation holds in collective, class action and individual lawsuits. The panel will discuss best practices for creating a litigation readiness and document preservation plan to avoid potentially costly spoliation alleg... Read More

Speakers:  Ayse Kuzucuoglu, Esq., Vedder Price Matthew T. Scully, Partner, Burr & Forman

ERISA 403(b) Plan Litigation: New Frontier in Retirement Fund Litigation
Causes of Action, Defenses, Dismissals and Settlements, Lessons From 401(k) Claims
September 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the new wave of retirement plan litigation targeting Section 403(b) plans. The program will review the cases filed to date, legal theories raised, defenses, dismissals and the current state of the litigation. The program will review how prior 401(k) claims are instructi... Read More

Speakers:  Carol Buckmann, Partner, Cohen & Buckmann Taylor Wedge French, Partner, McGuireWoods Bruce M. Steen, Partner, McGuireWoods

Section 336(e) Elections: Tax Basis Step Up Through Deemed Asset Sale Treatment
Structuring Qualifying Stock Dispositions for Partnership and Private Equity Acquirers
September 26, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel with a thorough and practical guide to utilizing a Section 336(e) step-up election in the acquisition of a target corporation. The panel will contrast the 336(e) election with 338(h)(10) treatment, outline the requirements for qualification, and detail t... Read More

Speakers:  Meghan Jodz, Partner, Tax Services, Grant Thornton Adam J. Tejeda, Partner, K&L Gates Lori A. Hellkamp, Jones Day

Structuring Solar PV Agreements: Negotiating Real Estate Entitlements and Offtake Agreemen...
September 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine key considerations for counsel prior to finalizing a solar photovoltaic (PV) transaction. The panel will discuss key components of solar PV transactions, including real estate entitlements such as easements or leases, and offtake agreements, such as power purchase agree... Read More

Speakers:  Meredith L. Hiller, Esq., Holland & Knight Kristen Thall Peters, Partner, Cooper White & Cooper

M&A Agreements: Drafting Real Estate and Environmental Contract Provisions
Structuring Environmental Liability Protections and Real Estate-Specific Representations,...
September 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to M&A counsel for structuring and drafting real estate-specific representations, indemnification and post-closing adjustment clauses and environmental contract provisions in M&A agreements. The panel will outline effective approaches for identifying, allocatin... Read More

Speakers:  Leah J. Knowlton, Partner, Taylor English Duma Brian D. Meacham, Partner, Smith Anderson Blount Dorsett Mitchell & Jernigan Jonathan B. Wilson, Partner, Taylor English Duma

Hospital Joint Venture Trends and Post-Transaction Arrangements
Meeting Regulatory and Valuation Requirements; Navigating Employee Leasing, Physician Comp...
September 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on current trends for hospital joint ventures. The panel will examine the regulatory and valuation considerations involved, and will discuss the relevant post-transaction contractual arrangements. The panel will offer best practices for navigating the JV and po... Read More

Speakers:  Alexandra Higgins, Director, VMG Health Colin McDermott, CFA, CPA/ABV, Managing Director, VMG Health

Opinions of Counsel in Cross-Border Financial Transactions
Reconciling U.S. Customary Practice with Non-U.S. Expectations; Assumptions & Qualications...
September 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide a framework for U.S. attorneys to give opinions in cross-border transactions, including enforceability, authority, choice of law, dispute resolution, no violation of U.S. law, and more. The panel will discuss how differences in custom and practice between U.S. and non-U... Read More

Speakers:  J. Truman Bidwell, Jr., Partner, Sullivan & Worcester Ettore A. Santucci, Partner, Goodwin Procter

Drafting Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Compliance Provisions in Cross-Border Distribution...
Contracting and Due Diligence Strategies to Mitigate FCPA/Anti-Corruption Exposure in Inte...
September 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to business counsel for drafting Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) compliance provisions in cross-border distribution agreements. The panel will discuss best practices for mitigating anti-corruption risk exposure in international distribution relationships,... Read More

Speakers:  Michael E. Burke, Partner, Arnall Golden Gregory Jay Holtmeier, Partner, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr Jennifer S. Huber, Esq., Partner, Fluet Huber + Hoang

Elder Care Incapacity Planning: Advanced Directives and POLSTS, POAs, Controversial End-of...
September 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide knowledge to elder care attorneys on representing clients facing end-of-life and incapacity healthcare and financial decision-making issues. The panel will discuss the pros, cons and pitfalls of advanced directives, power of attorney, guardianships, and POLSTs. The prog... Read More

Speakers:  Paul Black, Partner, Georgia Elder Law of Brannon Black Misty Clark Vantrease, Esq., Kentucky ElderLaw

Structuring Class Settlements to Obtain Court Approval
Attorney Fees, Notice, Claims Rates, Coupon Settlements, Incentive Awards and More
September 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine how parties in class litigation can structure class settlement agreements to overcome courts' increasing rejection of such agreements and obtain approval. The program will analyze recent court treatment of attorneys' fees; notice and claims-response rates; cy pres and c... Read More

Speakers:  Kahn A. Scolnick, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Alexis L. Shapiro, Partner, Goodwin Procter Alfredo Torrijos, Partner, Arias Sanguinetti Stahle & Torrijos

Tax-Related Tips for Real Estate LLC and LLP Agreements: Capital Commitments, Tax Allocati...
Structuring Provisions to Achieve Tax Benefits and Avoid Common Pitfalls
September 19, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare real estate counsel to deal with key tax issues and avoid costly mistakes in structuring agreements for real estate partnerships and limited liability companies (LLCs). The panel will offer best practices for drafting provisions that reflect effective tax compliance and... Read More

Speakers:  Micah W. Bloomfield, Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan Stephen Butler, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis Mayer Greenberg, Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan

Leveraging Big Data in Healthcare: Navigating HIPAA, Stark and AKS Compliance, and Securit...
September 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to healthcare counsel for leveraging big data to improve quality of patient care and reduce costs. The panel will offer best practices to minimize risks and overcome legal and regulatory hurdles when collecting and using patient data. Read More

Speakers:  Scott Bennett, Esq., Coppersmith Brockelman Shira Hauschen, Esq., Lead Consultant / Attorney, Dorsey Health Strategies // Dorsey & Whitney Melissa Soliz, Esq., Coppersmith Brockelman

Embedded Appellate Counsel at the Trial Level: Demonstrating Your Value to Trial and In-Ho...
Identifying and Optimizing Opportunities to Partner With Trial Counsel Before, During and...
September 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss how appellate counsel can optimize opportunities to partner with trial counsel and in-house counsel early and throughout litigation, to help develop litigation strategy and create the strongest record to win on appeal. Read More

Speakers:  Curt Cutting, Partner, Horvitz & Levy Deena Jo Schneider, Partner, Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis

Trademark Threats on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Other Social Media
Policing and Protecting Against Infringement and Counterfeiting by Website Users
September 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide best practices for attorneys on confronting the trademark infringement and counterfeiting threats by users of social networking websites. The panel will outline strategies for businesses and their counsel to police and protect against unauthorized use of their brands on... Read More

Speakers:  Britt L. Anderson, Partner, K&L Gates Ian C. Ballon, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig Brian D. Wassom, Partner, Warner Norcross & Judd

Modifying Irrevocable Trusts Using Nonjudicial Settlement Agreements
Structuring NJSA Wrappers, Relocating Trust Situs, Resolving Disputes, Remedying Trust Con...
September 19, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planners with a thorough, comprehensive and practical guide to structuring nonjudicial settlement agreements (NJSAs) as a tool for modifying irrevocable trusts in states that have adopted the Uniform Probate Code or have NJSA statutes. The panel will discuss... Read More

Speakers:  Lauren Evans DeJong, Of Counsel, Stahl Cowen Crowley Addis Alissa B. Gorman, J.D., LL.M. (Taxation), Shareholder, McAndrews Law Offices Miguel D. Pena, Esq., The Law Office of Denise D. Nordheimer

Special Purpose Acquisition Companies: Structuring IPOs and Facilitating Future Mergers an...
Navigating SEC and Stock Exchange Requirements, Warrants, Trust Accounts, Valuation of Tar...
September 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine IPO requirements and operational matters associated with special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs), as well as issues to consider in connection with a SPAC's initial business combination. The panel will discuss the typical pricing of securities (and the components o... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew A. Gray, Partner, Ellenoff Grossman & Schole Douglas S. Ellenoff, Member, Ellenoff Grossman & Schole Stuart Neuhauser, Member, Ellenoff Grossman & Schole

Settling Wage/Hour Claims: Weighing Settlement Options, Negotiating Damages, and Ensuring...
September 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment litigators for evaluating whether, when and how to settle a wage and hour class or collective action. The panel will discuss how damages should be calculated and tactics for increasing the likelihood of obtaining court approval of the settlement a... Read More

Speakers:  Jessica Riggin, Partner, Rukin Hyland Kevin M. Young, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw

Patent Cooperation Treaty: Evaluating the Benefits and Risks, Obtaining International Pate...
Navigating the PCT, Priority, Selection of International Authorities, PCT Search and Exami...
September 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for patent practitioners on the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT). The panel will discuss the system's advantages and disadvantages and how to strategically use the PCT to obtain international patent protection. Read More

Speakers:  Rebecca M. McNeill, Partner, McNeill Baur Jens Viktor Nørgaard, Partner, Head of Biotechnology & Plant Sciences, HØIBERG

E-Signatures and Electronic Loan Documentation: Complying with ESIGN/UETA, Interplay With...
Navigating Issues of Enforceability, Authentication of E-Signatures and Admissibility
September 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with an examination of recent legal trends and developments affecting commercial documentation and signatures sent via email, text messaging or other forms of electronic communication, with a focus on loan documentation. The panel will examine legal and practica... Read More

Speakers:  J. Sharon Kim, Esq., Burr & Forman Ed Snow, Partner, Burr & Forman

Electronic Spying and Tracking Spouses in Divorce Cases: What's Legal in the Digital World...
Navigating Admissibility and Privacy Issues With Social Media, Smartphones, Spyware, GPS T...
September 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare family law attorneys to identify and manage legal issues that arise when a spouse obtains evidence through the use of electronic or telephonic interception, smartphones, spyware, GPS tracking devices, webcams, wiretaps, or other methods. Read More

Speakers:  Henry S. Gornbein, Partner, Lippitt O’Keefe Gornbein Sean L. Harrington, J.D., CISSP, CHFI, MCSE, CSOXP, CCFP, Digital and Computer Forensics Examiner, Attorney Client Privilege Larry Dalman, Owner, Dalman Investigations

Technology Professional Services Agreements: Drafting Key Provisions, Streamlining Negotia...
September 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide business and technology counsel with a roadmap for drafting key provisions in technology professional services agreements (PSAs). The panel will discuss key clauses that should be included in PSAs, strategies for avoiding common negotiation pitfalls, and best practices... Read More

Speakers:  Alan G. Fishel, Partner, Arent Fox Nicholas J. Lawson, Esq., Arent Fox

Medical Staff Bylaws: Impact of Recent Regulatory Changes and Best Practices
Complying With CMS and Updating Hospital Governance Documents
September 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare healthcare counsel to advise and guide healthcare providers, medical staffs and hospitals working towards medical staff bylaws compliance with the Joint Commission standards, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Conditions of Participation, the National Prac... Read More

Speakers:  Adrienne E. Marting, Partner, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough Alma L. Saravia, Shareholder, Flaster/Greenberg Elizabeth A. (Libby) Snelson, Esq., President, Legal Counsel for the Medical Staff

ERISA Plan Investment Committee Governance: Avoiding Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims
Evaluating Fiduciary Risks and Litigating Alleged Breaches by Investment Committee Members
September 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA counsel, in-house corporate counsel, and plan sponsor decisionmakers with the tools to structure and implement appropriate investment committee policies and procedures. Our multi-disciplinary panel will provide best practices for selecting and training investment... Read More

Speakers:  Dr. Susan Mangiero, Managing Director, Fiduciary Leadership Rhonda Prussack, Head of Fiduciary and Employment Practices Liability, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Emily Seymour Costin, Partner, Alston & Bird

Employment Issues in Mergers and Acquisitions: Planning for Integration and Mitigating Ris...
September 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the employment and labor issues triggered by mergers and acquisitions. The panel will cover integration planning throughout the deal process--from pre-acquisition through post-acquisition--and discuss employment and labor due diligence considerations, integrating and up... Read More

Speakers:  Donald C. Dowling, Jr., Shareholder, Littler Mendelson Anna Ferrari, Esq., Morrison & Foerster Carole A. Spink, Partner, Baker & McKenzie

Advanced Tax Considerations for Negotiating, Structuring and Documenting M&A Transactions
Evaluating Taxable Versus Tax-Free Deals, Stock Sales Versus Asset Sales, Tax-Free Reorgan...
September 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide an advanced discussion of tax considerations deal attorneys must take into account when negotiating, structuring and documenting M&A deals. The panel will discuss current issues in taxable and tax-free transactions, evaluating stock sales versus asset sales, stock purch... Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan Golub, Atty, Royse Law Firm Roger Royse, Atty, Royse Law Firm

Structuring Special Purpose Entities: Separateness, Bankruptcy Remoteness and True Sales
September 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare bankruptcy and finance counsel to structure special purpose entities (SPEs) to achieve bankruptcy remoteness and avoid substantive consolidation. The panel will discuss lessons from recent bankruptcy cases involving SPE entities. Read More

Speakers:  Daniel B. Denny, Atty, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Samuel A. Newman, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher

Navigating the IRS Penalty Abatement Procedures for Foreign Information Reporting Noncompl...
Requesting Penalty Abatements for Failure to File Forms 5471, 5472, FATCA and FBAR
September 12, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel with a detailed discussion of best practices for requesting abatements of IRS penalties due to failure to properly file required international information forms such as the FBAR, Form 8938, and Forms 5471 and 5472. The panel will discuss the current tren... Read More

Speakers:  Dennis N. Brager, Esq., Brager Tax Law Group Joel N. Crouch, Managing Partner, Meadows Collier Reed Cousins Crouch & Ungerman

Emergence of Blockchain in Banking and FinTech: New Applications and Issues for Counsel
Leveraging DLT Platforms for Recordkeeping, Payments, KYC and More; Concerns With Regulati...
September 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide finance and lending counsel with an examination of current and potential uses of blockchain in banking and FinTech. The panel will discuss the advantages of distributed ledger technology (DLT) in cost-efficiency, cybersecurity and fraud protection, as well as the legal... Read More

Speakers:  Ralph F. (Chip) MacDonald, III, Partner, Jones Day Stephen J. Obie, Partner, Jones Day Ralph A. Daiuto, Jr., Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel, t0.com Dzmitry Maroz, Senior Manager, Deloitte & Touche

Construction Loan Funding and Title Insurance: Best Practices in Disbursement and Document...
Drafting Effective Future Advance, Budgeting and Draw Provisions; Lien Waivers, Title Upda...
September 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the mechanics of construction loan funding and the interplay of construction advances with title insurance through the life of a construction loan. The panel will discuss drafting of budgeting and construction draw provisions, and best practices for preserving the lende... Read More

Speakers:  Peter G. Freeman, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman Euchung Ung, Partner, Kleinberg Kaplan Wolff & Cohen

Responding to Trademark Office Actions: Assessing Response Alternatives and Persuading the...
Overcoming Challenges With Descriptiveness, Likelihood of Confusion, Deceptiveness, and Mo...
September 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for trademark counsel responding to Trademark Office Actions on the key considerations and potential alternative responses. The panel will offer strategies for counsel to overcome PTO objections that arise in the trademark application process. Read More

Speakers:  Erica L. Han, Counsel, Ropes & Gray Allison Strickland Ricketts, Partner, Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu Kelu L. Sullivan, Of Counsel, Kelly IP

Rule 23(f) Class Certification Appeals: Pursuing or Challenging Interlocutory Review of Ce...
Complying With Strict Procedural Requirements, Developing a Solid Appeal Strategy
September 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to class litigators for appealing, or challenging the appeal of, class certification decisions under Rule 23(f) of the FRCP. The panel will examine the Supreme Court's Microsoft v. Baker ruling as well as recent federal court cases addressing interlocutory appe... Read More

Speakers:  S. Stewart Haskins, II, Partner, King & Spalding Peter J. Wozniak, Senior Counsel, Seyfarth Shaw

U.S.-Israeli Estate Tax Planning for Dual Citizens
Reconciling U.S. and Israeli Law on Trust Taxation, Inheritance Laws, Situs Wills, and Wea...
September 12, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planners with a helpful guide to estate planning tax challenges and opportunities for clients who have tax presence in both the United States and Israel. The panel will discuss the U.S. tax law and treaty provisions that govern tax rules in both Israel and th... Read More

Speakers:  Gidon Broide, CPA, Managing Partner, Broide and Co. Debra T. Hirsch, Partner, Fox Rothschild K. Eli Akhavan, Managing Partner, Akhavan Law Group Felicia M. Seaton, Esq., Osher Felicia International Law Office

EEO Internal Investigations: Guidance for Employment Counsel
Planning and Conducting Effective Investigations of Discrimination, Retaliation and Harass...
September 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare employment practitioners to counsel clients on legal and practical strategies for planning, conducting and documenting equal employment opportunity (EEO) internal investigations. Read More

Speakers:  Marcia Nelson Jackson, Partner, Wick Phillips Teresa R. Tracy, Partner, Freeman Freeman & Smiley

Functional Claiming for Mechanical and Electrical Arts
Surviving 112(f) and Disclosing Functional Basis to Meet Heightened Standard of Review
September 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel on functional claiming in electrical and mechanical arts patents and in USPTO prosecution. The panel will examine recent court treatment and how to navigate the issue of functionality given the uncertainties in the context of prosecution and litig... Read More

Speakers:  Doris Johnson Hines, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Theresa Stadheim, Esq., Schwegman Lundberg Woessner

Bankruptcy Fundamentals for Corporate Counsel: Protecting and Enforcing Creditor Claims in...
September 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will instruct corporate counsel on the fundamentals of bankruptcy with a focus on Chapter 11 proceedings, including the claims process, automatic stay, adversary proceedings, preferences, fraudulent transfers, and the reorganization plan. The panel will also discuss what a trade cre... Read More

Speakers:  Bryan E. Bates, Partner, Dentons Shane G. Ramsey, Partner and Vice Chair, Bankruptcy, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough David A. Wender, Partner, Alston & Bird

Resolving ERISA Liens and Reimbursement Claims in Personal Injury Cases
Maximizing Settlement Awards by Narrowing Claims and Challenging Unreasonable Charges; Eff...
September 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will give personal injury attorneys practical tips for negotiating and resolving ERISA liens and claims for reimbursement against personal injury settlements in order to maximize recovery for their clients. Read More

Speakers:  David L. Place, JD, Vice President, Director of Lien Resolution Services, Synergy Settlement Services Franklin P. Solomon, Founding Partner, Solomon Law Firm

Key CFIUS Developments: Lessons From Recent CFIUS Decisions and Implications of the New Ad...
Preparing for Reviews, Navigating Investigations, and Negotiating and Understanding Mitiga...
September 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for counsel to U.S. businesses accepting foreign investments, discuss lessons from recent Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) decisions and the potential implications of the new administration. The panel will offer best practices for co... Read More

Speakers:  Farhad Jalinous, Partner, White & Case Andy M. Walker, Managing Director, Accenture - Strategy

Medical Technology Compliance: FDA, AKS, FCA and Other Regulatory Requirements
Mitigating Medical Device and Healthcare Technology Risks
September 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel in the medical technology industry on the regulatory compliance risks facing the industry and on implementing the optimal compliance program. The panel will discuss the pitfalls to avoid as well as healthcare fraud issues facing the industry. Read More

Speakers:  Jana Gerken, J.D., Co-Founder and Chief Legal Strategist, Kinetic Compliance Solutions Ethan E. Rii, Shareholder, Vedder Price

Coverage Pitfalls for Additional Insureds: Interplay With SIRS and "Other Insurance Provis...
September 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss key pitfalls facing AIs in ensuring adequate coverage, including the presence of a self-insured retention (SIR) in the named insured's policy, the impact of "other insurance" provisions in the named insured's policies, and the interpretation of the insuring clause in th... Read More

Speakers:  Lawrence D. (Larry) Mason, Partner, Goldberg Segalla John J. McLeod, Shareholder, McLeod Law Group Matthew G. Jeweler, Counsel, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman Dawn A. Silberstein, Of Counsel, Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker

New IRC 721(c) Regulations and Contributions to Foreign Partnerships
Remedial Allocations and Structuring Transfers to Foreign Partnerships to Ensure Gain Defe...
September 6, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel with a detailed and practical guide to the rules governing contributions by U.S. persons to "related foreign partnerships," particularly in the wake of new IRC 721(c) Treasury Regulations, which effectively end non-recognition treatment of partnership co... Read More

Speakers:  Richard Blumenreich, Principal-in-Charge, KPMG Morgan Holtman, Director, Passthroughs Group, KPMG

Private Foundations in Estate Planning: Structuring Tax-Efficient Charitable Legacies
Minimizing Tax in Diversified Estates, Maximizing Charitable Impact, Navigating IRS Privat...
September 5, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a thorough and practical guide to structuring private foundations as a component of an integrated estate plan. The panel will describe the federal income tax treatment of private foundations, detail operational requirements... Read More

Speakers:  Jeremiah W. Doyle, IV, Senior Wealth Strategist, BNY Mellon Wealth Management Casey S. Hale, Member, Brown & Streza Stephanie L. Petit, Principal, Adler & Colvin Leon H. Rittenberg, III, Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer

Divorce and Division of Stock Options and Restricted Stock Units: Identifying, Classifying...
August 31, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare family law practitioners and financial experts to better represent litigants in identifying, classifying and valuing stock options and restricted stock units (RSUs) for purposes of both equitable distribution and income availability upon divorce or in the context of pos... Read More

Speakers:  Charles F. Vuotto, Jr., Of Counsel, Starr Gern Davison & Rubin Benjamin P. Thomas, Director, Alvarez & Marsal

Partnership Exchanges: Structuring "Drop and Swap" and "Mixing Bowl" Transactions
Minimizing the Risk of an Unfavorable Audit Outcome
August 30, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax advisers with knowledge and tools to advise partnership clients looking to convert to a tenancy-in-common form of ownership of real estate. Tax advisers may recommend such a conversion in contemplation of a future sale of property or to create a master limited l... Read More

Speakers:  Todd D. Keator, Partner, Thompson & Knight Crawford Moorefield, Partner, Strasburger & Price Mark E. Wilensky, Partner, Meltzer Lippe Goldstein & Breitstone

Structuring Exclusive Contracts Between Hospitals and Physician Groups
Negotiating Exclusivity, Performance Standards, Payor Contracting, Restrictive Covenants a...
August 30, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel involved in structuring exclusive contracts between hospitals and physicians or physician groups. The panel will discuss the nuts and bolts of structuring the agreements, including restrictive covenants, payor contracting provisions, performance stan... Read More

Speakers:  W. Kenneth Davis, Jr., Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman

Smart Contracts: Navigating Legal, Regulatory and Consumer Protection Issues
August 30, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the growing use of smart contracts within a variety of business sectors. The panel will examine the benefits and legal risks of the contracts, including the binding nature of the agreements and regulatory and consumer protection considerations. Read More

Speakers:  Lewis R. Cohen, Partner, Hogan Lovells US Josias N. (Joe) Dewey, Partner, Holland & Knight Kari S. Larsen, Counsel, Reed Smith

Using Expert Witnesses in Bad Faith and Coverage Litigation: Evidentiary Rules, Expert Opi...
August 30, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel in insurance cases with a general overview of the evidentiary rules governing the admissibility of expert opinion testimony. The panel will discuss the use of expert testimony in coverage and bad faith suits, as well as the obstacles that a party may face in pre... Read More

Speakers:  Guy O. Kornblum, Partner, Kornblum Cochran Erickson & Harbison Todd S. Schenk, Partner, Tressler

Evaluating Fair Use for Copyrights
Making Tough Calls on Excluding, Obtaining Permission, or Relying on Fair Use
August 29, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel on the fair-use evaluation process, review recent court decisions, and offer best practices for the use of third-party copyrighted works. Read More

Speakers:  Jennifer L. Elgin, Shareholder, Bean Kinney & Korman Jon R. Tandler, Member, Sherman & Howard

CERCLA and Tenants as Bona Fide Prospective Purchasers: Obtaining and Maintaining BFPP Sta...
August 29, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to environmental counsel on the steps lessees should take, before and after executing a lease, to qualify for and maintain eligibility for protection as a bona fide prospective purchaser (BFPP) under the EPA's latest enforcement guidance and actions. Read More

Speakers:  Adam H. Cutler, Counsel, Fox Rothschild David M. Moore, Partner, Smith Gambrell & Russell

Structuring Preferred Equity Investments in Real Estate Ventures: True Equity vs. "Debt-Li...
Negotiating Deal Terms, Investor Return, Change in Control Provisions; Assessing Remedies,...
August 29, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss structuring preferred equity investments (PEIs) from the perspectives of both the sponsor and investor and explain the advantages and disadvantages of using preferred equity as a component of a capital stack. The panel will review how PEIs compare and contrast with mezz... Read More

Speakers:  Mark S. Fawer, Partner, Arent Fox Benjamin R. Weber, Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell

Separate Share Rule Considerations in Structuring IRA Trusts
Ensuring Beneficial "Stretch" Treatment for Beneficiaries of IRA See-Through Trusts Throug...
August 29, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel with a thorough and practical guide to the separate share rule requirements and calculations as they apply to IRA beneficiary trusts. The panel will detail the specific requirements for designating separate shares in trust documents, outline... Read More

Speakers:  Kristen M. Lynch, Partner, Lubell Rosen Neda Barkhordar, Esq., Givner & Kaye

Section 112(a) Enablement and Written Description: Leveraging CCPA and Early Federal Circu...
Capitalizing on Precedent to Withstand 112(a) Rejections and Attacks on Patent Validity an...
August 24, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on leveraging decisions by the Court of Customs and Patent Appeals (CCPA) and the Federal Circuit regarding application of Sec. 112 written description. The panel will examine lessons learned through CCPA and early Federal Circuit decisions an... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Donna M. Meuth, Associate General Counsel, Eisai Amanda K. Murphy, Ph.D., Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Negotiating Technology Transfer and Licensing Agreements: Structuring Key Provisions, Avoi...
August 24, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to business and technology counsel for drafting technology transfer and licensing agreements. The panel will discuss key clauses in the contracts and best practices for negotiating the agreements and avoiding common pitfalls. Read More

Speakers:  Luke K. Pedersen, Partner, Baker Botts Andrew Wilson, Esq., Baker Botts

Antitrust Concerns With Joint Ventures and Other Collaborations: Balancing Competitive vs....
Avoiding Liability for "Naked" Agreements, Ancillary Restraints, Collusion; Assessing the...
August 24, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will analyze the potential antitrust ramifications of joint ventures (JVs) and other collaborations between competitors and how to balance the pro-competitive efficiencies against the anti-competitive effects of a proposed JV. The panel will also discuss recent cases and agency guid... Read More

Speakers:  Karen Kazmerzak, Partner, Sidley Austin Howard M. Ullman, Of Counsel, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe

Negotiating Contractual Indemnity in M&A Deals: Transactional and Litigation Consideration...
Structuring Terms to Minimize Financial Risks
August 24, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for M&A counsel on negotiating and drafting indemnification provisions in merger documents, asset purchase agreements, and stock purchase agreements. The panel will discuss best practices for addressing challenges that may arise with indemnification claims, exp... Read More

Speakers:  Frank C. Koranda, Jr., Partner, Polsinelli Jessica C. Pearlman, Partner, K&L Gates Lisa R. Stark, Partner, K&L Gates

Class Action Waivers in Arbitration Agreements: Lessons From Case Law and New CFPB Regulat...
Avoiding or Defeating Challenges to Scope or Enforceability of Arbitration Agreements
August 24, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the continuing issues surrounding the enforceability of arbitration agreements prohibiting class or representative arbitration. The panel will discuss key takeaways from recent Supreme Court and appellate court decisions, as well as the final rule just issued by the Con... Read More

Speakers:  Rafael G. Nendel-Flores, Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart Daniel L. Delnero, Ballard Spahr

Joint Operating Agreements in Healthcare
Complying With Regulatory Requirements and Maintaining Tax-Exempt Status in Structuring Vi...
August 23, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare healthcare counsel to structure joint operating agreements (JOAs) that meet regulatory requirements. The panel will address key factors in maintaining the tax-exempt status of the hospital and healthcare systems involved in the virtual merger. Read More

Speakers:  David T. Lewis, President, Lewis Health Advisors Elizabeth M. Mills, Senior Counsel, Proskauer Rose

Insurance Coverage for Data Breach and Privacy Violations: Current Status of Coverage Und...
August 23, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide insurance counsel with an analysis of current trends and developments regarding data breach and privacy violation claims and litigation. The program will analyze the current landscape regarding potential insurance coverage under D&O, E&O, and cyber policies. Are the new... Read More

Speakers:  Roberta D. Anderson, Director, Cohen & Grigsby Laura Schmidt, Esq., White and Williams William T. Um, Policyholder, Counsel, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton

Structuring Merchant Cash Advances: Alternative Financing for Emerging Companies, Lessons...
Documenting True Sale and Contingent Payments; Avoiding Loan Categorization; UCC, Licensin...
August 23, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will equip finance counsel to structure and document merchant cash advance transactions. The panel will discuss recent cases that distinguish merchant cash advances (MCAs) from conventional loans, and outline best practices for avoiding loan categorization, perfecting a UCC security... Read More

Speakers:  Catherine M. Brennan, Partner, Hudson Cook Stefan Savic, Partner, Shipkevich Mark T. Dabertin, Special Counsel, Pepper Hamilton

Expert Witness Discovery in Personal Injury Litigation: Establishing or Challenging Admiss...
Tactics for Expert Designation, Cross-Examination, Deposition and Daubert/Frye Challenges...
August 23, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to personal injury counsel on legal and practical tactics for managing expert witness discovery. The panel will discuss key considerations regarding the designation of experts, admissibility of expert opinions, deposition and cross-examination of experts, Daube... Read More

Speakers:  Glenn M. Campbell, Esq., William J. Ferren & Associates David H. Fleisher, P.E., Fleisher Forensics Matthew J. Focht, Senior Counsel, Joseph Greenwald & Laake

ESOP Companies and ESOP Fiduciaries: Standard of Fiduciary Duties, Pleadings Requirements,...
Lessons From Recent Case Law for Minimizing and Defending Litigation
August 23, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA counsel with a review of cutting edge developments impacting ESOP companies and ESOP fiduciaries. The program will discuss ERISA fiduciary duty standards post- Dudenhoeffer and its progeny, and offer lessons learned from recent litigation for defending and minimiz... Read More

Speakers:  Eliot T. (Eli) Burriss, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery Erin Turley, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery Emily Rickard, Atty, McDermott Will & Emery

Private Equity Management Fees and Expenses: Avoiding Investor Claims and SEC Enforcement...
Lessons From Recent Claims and Penalties; Procedures and Disclosures to Improve Investor C...
August 22, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will instruct counsel for private equity (PE) fund managers on the disclosure issues and conflicts of interest associated with fund fees and expense allocations. The panel will discuss recent SEC actions, and best practices in administration and reporting that will pass muster with... Read More

Speakers:  Jason E. Brown, Partner, Ropes & Gray M. Alexander (Alec) Koch, Partner, King & Spalding

Financing Ground-Up Hotel and Hospitality Development Deals: Legal and Financial Issues
Navigating Completion Guaranties, GMP Construction Contracts, Ground Leases, Post-Completi...
August 17, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss legal and financial issues involved in the financing of ground-up hotel development deals. Specifically, the program will discuss completion guaranties, GMP construction contracts, impact of ground leases, reserves, post-completion recourse, management and branding. Read More

Speakers:  Jonathan Falik, Founder and CEO, JF Capital Advisors Tara K. Gorman, Partner, Perkins Coie Guy Maisnik, Partner, Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell

EEOC Charge Conciliation: Navigating On-Site Investigations, EEOC Conferences, Settlement...
August 17, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will equip employment counsel with practical techniques to navigate EEOC investigations and resolve EEOC charges. Our panel will outline strategic techniques to prepare for on-site investigations, navigate good faith conciliation with the EEOC, negotiate settlements and more. Read More

Speakers:  Jill Vorobiev, Partner, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton Little V. West, Of Counsel, Holland & Hart

Insurer’s Duty to Defend: Navigating Flexibility in the “Eight Corners” Rule, Withdrawal f...
Advocating Complex Defense Duty Issues From Insurer and Policyholder Perspectives
August 17, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss three important aspects of a liability insurer's duty to defend: (1) determining an insurer's duty to defend from pleadings and other sources; (2) circumstances when an insurer can withdraw from a defense; and (3) sometimes overlooked issues where there is collusion in... Read More

Speakers:  Kirsten C. Jackson, Esq., Kasowitz Benson Torres Alan P. Jacobus, Lafayette & Kumagai

Revenue Ruling 2017-09: New IRC 355 North-South Spinoff Transaction Guidance and Resumptio...
August 17, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This webinar will provide tax counsel with a critical look at recent IRS guidance on "north-south" transactions in connection with tax-free spin-offs, issued in Rev. Rul. 2017-09. The panel will discuss the facts presented in the ruling under which the IRS will respect the separate steps of a north-... Read More

Speakers:  Gregory P. Broome, Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Sonsini Devin J. Heckman, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

IP Ownership, Use and Protection Provisions in Commercial Contracts: Drafting and Litigati...
Evaluating When and How to Use IP Clauses in Business Agreements, Avoiding or Responding t...
August 16, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to business counsel for drafting intellectual property (IP) ownership, use and protection provisions in a variety of non-IP commercial agreements. The panel will discuss when and how to use IP clauses in business contracts. The panel will also offer best practi... Read More

Speakers:  Jennifer C. Bailey, Partner, Erise IP Megan J. Redmond, Partner, Erise IP

Solar Financing Tax Equity Structures: Sale-Leasebacks, Inverted Leases and Partnership Fl...
Choosing the Right Structure, Weighing Advantages and Drawbacks of Various Structures
August 15, 2017 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss solar financing tax equity structures--sale-leasebacks, inverted leases and partnership flips--and the advantages and disadvantages of each from a legal, business, financial and tax perspective. The panel will examine current trends and issues in solar financings. Read More

Speakers:  Keith Martin, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright US Jorge Medina, Associate General Counsel, Tax, Tesla

Non-Compete Agreement Litigation Strategies
Leveraging Trial Techniques, Identifying Causes of Action, Preparing for Defense Theories...
August 15, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will explore non-compete agreements and the litigation of related disputes, providing a general discussion of non-compete agreements and other restrictive covenants, recent updates regarding developments in the courts and the legislature that impact such agreements, and strategic pe... Read More

Speakers:  Andrew (Andy) Boling, Partner, Baker & McKenzie R. Scott Oswald, Managing Principal, The Employment Law Group Richard C. Schoenstein, Partner, Tarter Krinsky & Drogin

Environmental Indemnity in Real Estate Transactions: Allocating Risks of Potential Cleanup...
Negotiating Key Provisions, Drafting and Reviewing the Agreement to Ensure Complete Covera...
August 15, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for buyers, sellers and lenders in real estate transactions on structuring environmental indemnity agreements to ensure coverage for environmental liabilities. The panel will examine key provisions and lessons from recent court treatment of such agre... Read More

Speakers:  R. Morgan Gilhuly, Partner, Barg Coffin Lewis & Trapp Cindy J. Karlson, Founder, Law Offices of Cindy J. Karlson

Structuring Landlord Lien Waivers and Collateral Access Agreements: Navigating Competing I...
August 15, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the perspectives of both the tenant's lender and the landlord with respect to the tenant's collateralized property on the landlord's premises. The program will look at the competing interests of the parties and provide practical suggestions for structuring and negotiati... Read More

Speakers:  Andrea Campbell Davison, Esq., Shareholder, Bean Kinney & Korman John G. Kelly, Shareholder, Bean Kinney & Korman

Advanced Estate Plan Challenges for Second Marriages: QTIPs, Unitrusts, Disclaimers and Mo...
August 15, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel with a deep and practical guide to estate planning challenges involved in second (or subsequent) marriages. The panel will offer specific guidance on structuring spousal trusts, ensuring premarital and joint property is titled to avoid probat... Read More

Speakers:  L. Paul Hood, Jr., Director of Planned Giving, The University of Toledo Foundation Edward P. Schlesier, Board Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, Blanchard Krasner & French

Non-Recourse Carve Outs, Bad-Boy Guaranties, and Personal Liability: Latest Developments
Avoiding or Resolving Lender and Guarantor Disputes in and Outside of Bankruptcy
August 10, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will offer real estate and finance counsel an examination of some of the more troublesome provisions at the heart of disputes between borrowers and lenders. The panel will review commonly used carve outs contained in non-recourse provisions, analyze operative provisions in bad-boy g... Read More

Speakers:  Kyung S. Lee, Partner, Diamond McCarthy Joseph E. Lubinski, Partner, Husch Blackwell William S. Small, Shareholder, Enenstein Ribakoff LaViña & Pham

Structuring Forbearance Agreements and Strengthening Lender Collateral Position
Drafting Waivers of Existing Default, Borrower Reps and Warranties, Confirmation of Liens,...
August 10, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to craft effective forbearance agreements that protect lender interests and minimize lender liability and risks in the event of the borrower's bankruptcy. The program will also address steps lenders can take during the workout process to correct deficiencies in... Read More

Speakers:  Peter C. Blain, Partner, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren Allen J. Dickey, Shareholder, Polsinelli

IP Rights in the Video Gaming Industry: Protecting and Defending Your Game's IP
Leveraging Trademarks, Copyrights and Patents to Protect Product Development to Marketplac...
August 9, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel advising game companies, creators, designers and others in the gaming industry on managing key intellectual property challenges. The panel will discuss infringement and enforcement, as well as utilizing trademark, copyright and patent law to prote... Read More

Speakers:  Steven M. Cohen, Senior Intellectual Property Counsel, Open Text Mitchell S. Feller, Partner, Gottlieb Rackman & Reisman Andrew J. Ungberg, Esq., Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz

Ethics Ordinances, Charters or Resolutions for Municipal Officials: Crafting Codes of Ethi...
Drafting and Enforcing Provisions on Conflicts of Interest, Disclosure, Impartiality, Impr...
August 9, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to municipal attorneys for drafting and enforcing codes of ethics regulating the conduct of public officials. The panel will discuss considerations for determining whether to address ethics standards in an ordinance, charter or resolution; key provisions that s... Read More

Speakers:  Meredith Ladd, City Attorney, City of Carrollton William John Kearns, Jr., Of Counsel, Helmer Conley & Kasselman

Attorney-Client Privilege in Bad Faith Litigation: Privilege Issues From Perspectives of P...
August 9, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to policyholder and insurer counsel on the tripartite nature of attorney-client privilege between the insurer, the insured and the attorney representing the insured, and discuss attorney-client privilege as it may apply in any subsequent bad faith claim. The pr... Read More

Speakers:  John L. Corbett, Of Counsel, Barnes & Thornburg Alan P. Jacobus, Lafayette & Kumagai

Deposition Strategies in Employment Litigation: Taking and Defending Depositions of Plaint...
Leveraging Deposition Testimony During Discovery, Summary Judgment, Settlement and Trial
August 9, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare employment litigators to take and defend depositions of plaintiffs and fact witnesses. The panel will explain tactics for preparing witnesses, outline techniques for effective questioning, and offer strategies for leveraging deposition testimony during discovery, summar... Read More

Speakers:  Jesse A. Cripps, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher William C. Martucci, Partner, Shook Hardy & Bacon Katherine V.A. Smith, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher

Proprietary Funds in 401(k) and Retirement Plans: A View From the Trenches
Navigating Prohibited Transaction Rules, Fiduciary Duties, and the Recent Surge in DOL Inv...
August 9, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the legal issues arising from the offering of proprietary or affiliated products in ERISA-covered retirement plans sponsored by financial services companies. The panel will discuss the rise in regulatory and litigation challenges to proprietary funds, and explain how pl... Read More

Speakers:  Jeremy P. Blumenfeld, Partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius Brian T. Ortelere, Partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius

Combating Plaintiffs' Reptilian Tactics in Commercial Vehicle, Premises Liability, Product...
Responding to Reptile Techniques During Discovery and Deposition
August 9, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to litigators for recognizing and combating the trial strategy commonly known as the "reptile theory" in commercial vehicle accident, premises liability and medical malpractice cases. The panel will discuss the increased use of reptilian tactics by plaintiffs'... Read More

Speakers:  Jedidiah M. Bernstein, Hinshaw & Culbertson Beth C. Boggs, Managing Partner, Boggs Avellino Lach & Boggs Melissa L. Loberg, Ph.D., Litigation Consultant, Courtroom Sciences

Secondary Credit Facilities for Private Equity and Hedge Funds: Financing LP Interests for...
Negotiating Eligible Investments, Advance Rates, Borrower Base and Financial Covenants; Al...
August 8, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will enable finance counsel to structure secondary credit facilities secured by limited partnership (LP) interests and related assets in private equity and hedge funds. The panel will discuss alternative deal structures, the deal terms related to each, and pitfalls to avoid. Read More

Speakers:  Michael D. Belsley, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis Leon Stephenson, Partner, European Head of Funds Finance, Reed Smith

Negotiating SaaS Agreements: Drafting Key Contract Provisions, Protecting Customer and Ven...
August 8, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the latest trends in drafting and negotiating Software as a Service (SaaS) agreements. The panel will discuss critical issues that should be addressed in the agreements and strategies to avoid common contracting pitfalls. Read More

Speakers:  Kelley C. Miller, Atty, Reed Smith Kristie D. Prinz, The Prinz Law Office

Drafting Workplace Social Media Policies: Protecting Employer Interests, Avoiding NLRB Enf...
August 3, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide employment counsel in drafting and implementing effective workplace social media policies that will withstand NLRB scrutiny and minimize liability risks. The panel will discuss the most recent NLRB decisions and litigation addressing social media use in the workplace and... Read More

Speakers:  Daniel P. Murphy, Partner, Constangy Brooks Smith & Prophete Alexander Nestor, Partner, Allen Matkins

Structuring Real Estate Sale-Leasebacks: An Alternative to Mortgage Financing for Owner-Op...
Strategies for Improving Balance Sheet, Maintaining Control of RE Assets, Recovering Capit...
August 3, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide real estate and finance counsel with the tools to structure sale-leaseback transactions. The panel will also discuss the advantages and pitfalls of these deals for seller/tenants and buyer/investors, and offer best practices to structure the deal for all parties to prot... Read More

Speakers:  Brian E. Davis, Partner, Mayer Brown Stephen E. Friedberg, Member, Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo Andrew H. Raines, Partner, Raines Feldman

Patents and Export Control Compliance: Managing Risk and Avoiding Unintentional Violations
Minimizing Export Control Liability in Patent Application Preparation, Development and Ana...
August 3, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for patent counsel on navigating the intersection of patents and export control laws. The panel will examine the challenges facing patent owners, when and where export control issues arise, and licensing issues. The panel will offer best practices for complying... Read More

Speakers:  David G. Henry, JD, Member, Gray Reed & McGraw Edward J. Radlo, Patent Attorney, Radlo IP Law Group

Planning With ABLE Accounts and Special Needs Trusts: Selecting the Best Approach for Elde...
Protecting Public Benefits With ABLE Accounts and SNTs; Understanding Limitations and Tax...
August 3, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare elder law practitioners to utilize special needs trusts (SNTs) and Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act 529A accounts to ensure financial independence for elderly and disabled clients. The panel will help practitioners choose a strategy that is right for each c... Read More

Speakers:  Elizabeth L. Gray, Principal, McCandlish Lillard Robert P. Mascali, Esq., The Center for Special Needs Trust Administration

Healthcare Transactions and Compliance With State and Federal Laws and Regulations
Structuring Transactions, Overcoming Regulatory Challenges, Determining FMV, and Performin...
August 2, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for healthcare providers for structuring legal compliance in healthcare transactions, overcoming federal and state regulatory challenges, determining fair market value (FMV), and conducting due diligence. Read More

Speakers:  Alex Kajan, CFA, Director, Business Valuation, Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting John R. Washlick, Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney

Structuring Private Family Trust Companies and SPEs for High Net Worth Individuals and Fam...
Evaluating Benefits and Risks, Ownership Structures, and State Law Considerations
August 2, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a practical guide to structuring private family trust companies (PFTCs) and special purpose entities (SPEs) for high net worth individuals and families. The panel will discuss the benefits and risks of PFTCs and other separate e... Read More

Speakers:  Barbara J. Hoeft, Managing Partner, Willow Street Group Holly Isdale, Founder, Wealthaven Constance Shields, Partner, Withers Worldwide

Drafting Position Statements to Mitigate Full-Scale EEOC Investigations and Lawsuits
Strategic Techniques to Address Claims of Failure to Hire, Equal Pay, Class vs. Individual...
August 2, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will equip employment counsel with practical techniques to draft EEOC position statements. The experienced panelists will outline strategies for responding to various types of EEOC charges while minimizing full-scale investigations and lawsuits. Read More

Speakers:  Julia P. Argentieri, Esq., Jackson Lewis Paul Patten, Principal, Jackson Lewis

Structuring Construction Contract Insurance, Indemnification and Limitations on Liability...
Negotiating Key Provisions to Allocate Risk and Minimize Exposure
August 2, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide construction counsel with approaches for crafting insurance and indemnification provisions as well as negotiation strategies to effectively mitigate risk. Read More

Speakers:  Joann M. Lytle, Partner, McCarter & English Katie Pfeifer, Of Counsel, Dorsey & Whitney David Taubenfeld, Partner, Haynes & Boone

Removing a Case to Federal Court: Navigating Substantive and Procedural Requirements, Plea...
August 1, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss what litigators need to know about removal of a case to federal court or remand of a case to state court. The program will discuss advantages of removal, procedural requirements, effect on other pleadings, litigation strategy, motion practice, and remand back to state c... Read More

Speakers:  Stephen Paffrath, Greenberg Traurig Michael D. Lane, Greenberg Traurig Randi J. Winter, Atty, Felhaber Larson

Conservation Easement Due Diligence: Navigating IRS Approval, Appraisals, Phase 1 Assessme...
Effective Due Diligence Approaches for Easement Grantors and Grantee Conservation Organiza...
August 1, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for counsel for grantee conservation organizations and easement grantors on key due diligence issues involved in conservation easement transactions. The panel will outline approaches to identify and mitigate risks and liabilities. Read More

Speakers:  Benjamin S. Wechsler, Partner, Linowes and Blocher Bill Crouch, State Director, Conservation Acquisition, The Conservation Fund Maureen L. Mitchell, Partner, Fox Rothschild

Removing PFIC Taint on Foreign Investments Through Subsequent Year QEF Elections
Navigating PFIC Rules of IRC Sections 1291-1298
August 1, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This webinar will provide tax attorneys and counsel with a practical guide to removing the "taint" of foreign investments that are treated as passive foreign investment companies (PFICs). The panel will discuss the complex qualified electing fund (QEF) election rules, detailing the advantages, disad... Read More

Speakers:  Stephen Ziobrowski, Partner, Day Pitney Carl A. Merino, Counsel, Day Pitney Patrick J. McCormick, J.D., LL.M., Kulzer & DiPadova

Distracted Driving Accident Claims Involving Smart Phones: Pursuing or Defending Litigatio...
Conducting Pre-Suit Investigations and Discovery, Leveraging Expert Witnesses, Vicarious L...
August 1, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with a review of increasing litigation over distracted driving accidents involving smart phones. The panel will provide an overview of state approaches to regulation of device use while driving and outline strategies for pursuing or defending distracted driving... Read More

Speakers:  Steven M. Gursten, Atty, Michigan Auto Law Jacob J. Liro, Partner, Wicker Smith O'Hara McCoy & Ford

Corporate Governance of Subsidiaries: Emerging Risks and Best Practices
Unraveling the Subsidiary Board's Roles and Responsibilities, Interplay With Parent Board,...
August 1, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the corporate governance challenges facing boards of corporations that are subsidiaries of parent companies. The panel will discuss best practices for addressing subsidiary board composition and risk management responsibility; balancing the roles and responsibilities of... Read More

Speakers:  Debbie K. Hoffman, Chief Legal Officer, Digital Risk Paul Marcela, President & Managing Director, Governance Partners Group

Estate Planning and Carried Interest: Estate Tax Reduction Strategies for Private Equity a...
Strategies for Wealth Transfer and Asset Protection to Avoid Adverse Tax Consequences
August 1, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar for estate planning counsel who advise--or want to advise--private equity and hedge fund founders will discuss the estate planning opportunities presented by carried interest. The panel will outline how planners can help structure founders' transfers of carried interest to famil... Read More

Speakers:  Marissa Dungey, Partner, Withers Bergman Kevin Matz, Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan Cristine M. Sapers, Partner, Loeb & Loeb Shishir R. Khetan, CFA, Managing Director, Stout Risius Ross

Managing Complex Class Litigation: Leveraging Bifurcation, Bellwether Trials, Joinder, Sub...
July 27, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the growing complexity of class action suits and the procedural tools available to litigants to assist in managing large and complex class claims. The program will discuss how the parties and courts are utilizing aggregation tools such as subclasses and joinder, bifurca... Read More

Speakers:  Wystan M. Ackerman, Partner, Robinson & Cole Karl Fanter, Partner, BakerHostetler Robert J. Bonsignore, Trial Lawyer, Bonsignore

Allocating Risk in Commercial Contracts: Additional Insured Endorsements and Waivers of Su...
July 27, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to business counsel on strategies contracting parties can leverage to allocate risks and protect their respective economic expectations. The panel will address the use of additional insured (AI) endorsements and waivers of subrogation to protect against economi... Read More

Speakers:  Kenneth M. Gorenberg, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg Katie Pfeifer, Of Counsel, Dorsey & Whitney

Drafting Patent Counsel Engagement and Disengagement Letters
Structuring Scope of Engagement, Confidentiality, Conflicts of Interest and Other Key Prov...
July 27, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare patent counsel to structure engagement letters and disengagement letters. The panel will highlight the key terms of the engagement and disengagement letter and discuss negotiation strategies. Read More

Speakers:  Dr. Angela Foster, Ph.D., Esq., Principal, Law Office of Angela Foster Michael E. McCabe, Jr., Founder, McCabe Law Dr. Andrew W. Williams, Ph.D., Esq., Partner, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff

Structuring Real Estate JVs: Capital Contributions, Distributions, Allocations, Taxes, Gov...
Negotiating Joint Venture Deals in Property Development to Minimize Financial and Legal Ri...
July 27, 2017 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide real estate and finance counsel with a review of key legal and financial issues when forming a real estate joint venture for property development. The panel will outline strategies to minimize sponsor and capital partner risk and to minimize future disputes. The panel w... Read More

Speakers:  Lloyd G. Kepple, Partner, Fox Rothschild Thomas G. Maira, Partner, DLA Piper Jonathan McLester, CPA, Partner, GreerWalker

Wage and Hour Issues in the Hospitality Industry: Worker Classification, Overtime Pay, Tip...
Best Practices for Hotel and Restaurant Employers to Minimize and Defend Employee Claims
July 27, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE video webcast will discuss unique wage and hour law challenges hotel and restaurant employers face, strategies for proactively implementing policies and practices to minimize liability exposure, and best practices to defend employee claims. Read More

Speakers:  Louis Pechman, Founder, Pechman Law Group Carolyn D. Richmond, Partner, Fox Rothschild Jeffrey H. Ruzal, Member, Epstein Becker Green

Advising Family Office Clients on Recurring Legal and Business Issues
Navigating Investment Adviser Act and Broker-Dealer Compliance, Employment, Executive Comp...
July 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss legal issues attendant with advising family offices established typically by high net worth individuals and families. The program will discuss Investment Adviser Act and Broker-Dealer Compliance, as well as employment and executive compensation, and U.S. and foreign inc... Read More

Speakers:  Yehuda M. Braunstein, Partner, Sadis & Goldberg Alex Gelinas, Partner, Sadis & Goldberg Steven Huttler, Partner, Sadis & Goldberg Daniel G. Viola, Partner, Sadis & Goldberg

Advanced Strategies for Challenging FBAR Penalties: Using Administrative Procedures Act In...
July 26, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a thorough and practical guide to strategies for administrative challenges and defenses against penalty assessments for FBAR violations. The panel will contrast the penalty structures between FBAR and other foreign-related information filings a... Read More

Speakers:  Robert Horwitz, Hochman Salkin Rettig Toscher & Perez Steven Toscher, Principal, Hochman Salkin Rettig Toscher & Perez Anthony V. Diosdi, Moskowitz

Structuring Installment Sales to Intentionally Defective Trusts: Using Private Annuities a...
Transferring Appreciated Property Through Asset Sales and Installment Payments
July 26, 2017 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a comprehensive, deep and practical guide to structuring asset sales to IDITs. The panel will discuss the use of both promissory notes and private annuities in estate planning, and will identify ideal scenarios for determini... Read More

Speakers:  Julius H. Giarmarco, Chair of Trusts and Estates Practice Group, Giarmarco Mullins & Horton Michael D. Mulligan, Co-Chair, Lewis Rice

Insurance Defense Costs: Allocation in Mixed Actions, Recoupment for Non-Covered Claims, I...
Maximizing Recovery or Limiting Exposure for Defense Costs
July 26, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss defense cost coverage issues, including allocating costs in mixed actions, the insurer's right to recoup defense costs for non-covered claims, the insurer's obligation to pay defense fees for insured's independent counsel, and the insurer's right to limit reimbursement... Read More

Speakers:  William T. Barker, Senior Counsel, Dentons Helen K. Michael, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Sherilyn Pastor, Partner, McCarter & English

Navigating Hospital in Hospital Leasing Arrangements: LTACH, Skilled Nursing, Rehab, Behav...
Ensuring Stark and Anti-Kickback Statute Compliance, Navigating Fair Market Value Consider...
July 25, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to healthcare providers on navigating hospital in hospital (HIH) leasing arrangements, including leasing space to long term acute care hospitals (LTACHs), skilled nursing, rehab, behavioral health and hospice. The panel will examine trends, Stark and Anti-Kickb... Read More

Speakers:  Holly Jo Bohannan, Esq., Associate General Counsel - East Region, LifeCare Health Partners Victor H. McConnell, MAI, ASA, Director, Real Estate Valuation Services, VMG Health John S. Trabold, III, MAI, Managing Director, Real Estate Valuation Services, VMG Health

Renewable Energy Storage: Implementing Projects, Overcoming Co-Location Challenges, and Mi...
July 25, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for energy counsel on the legal issues involved in the implementation of energy storage projects. The panel will discuss the markets, regulatory landscape and legal challenges with energy storage, including obstacles that may arise when co-locating battery proj... Read More

Speakers:  Becky H. Diffen, Esq., McGuireWoods Brian Orion, Of Counsel, Stoel Rives Joseph D. (Seph) Petta, Esq., Shute Mihaly & Weinberger

ERISA Breach of Fiduciary Duty Class Actions: Avoiding and Defending Claims Against Compan...
Leveraging Standing, Statute of Limitations, Exhaustion and Mandatory Arbitration to Defea...
July 25, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel for plan fiduciaries and companies on avoiding and defending ERISA class claims that allege breach of fiduciary duty related to the selection and administration of investment plans. The panel will discuss the latest trends, analyze key substantive an... Read More

Speakers:  James O. Fleckner, Partner, Goodwin Procter Brian D. Netter, Partner, Mayer Brown

Surveys in Trademark Litigation: Likelihood of Confusion and Dilution
Leveraging Survey Evidence to Demonstrate Consumer Perception in the Marketplace and Avoid...
July 25, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to trademark counsel on the use of surveys in trademark cases. The panel will discuss presenting, defending and challenging surveys, and will outline approaches for strategically leveraging surveys to demonstrate crucial legal issues in trademark matters. Read More

Speakers:  Megan K. Bannigan, Counsel, Debevoise & Plimpton Matt Ezell, Partner, Ford Bubala & Associates

Nursing Home Litigation and Admissibility of Evidence: Proving or Challenging Authenticati...
July 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare attorneys representing plaintiffs or defendants in nursing home injury cases to argue for or against the admissibility of critical evidence at trial. The panel will discuss best practices for authenticating, or challenging the authenticity of, medical records and charts... Read More

Speakers:  Mark A. Cox, Founder, Mark A. Cox Ahsan A. Jafry, Esq., Burns White

Creatively Completing the Capital Stack: Real Estate GP Private Equity Funds
Structuring Key Deal Terms Regarding Distribution, Sharing of Promote and Fee Income, Capi...
July 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the rise of real estate general partner (GP) private equity funds and key legal issues implicated by them. The program will analyze key deal terms of GP funds and provide insights and perspectives into opportunities and risks for both sponsors and investors. Read More

Speakers:  John J. McDonald, Partner, Troutman Sanders Paul A. Steffens, Partner, Troutman Sanders

"Incident to" Billing in Healthcare: Navigating Complex Requirements and Ensuring Complian...
July 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on complying with "incident to" billing requirements. The panel will discuss the requirements and advantages related to incident to billing and the potential ramifications of violations. The panel will also offer best practices for ensuring compliance and addre... Read More

Speakers:  Joan Polacheck, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery Monica A. Wallace, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery

IRC 831(b) Small Captives After the PATH Act: Meeting New Diversification Requirements and...
July 19, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with practical tools and guidance to ensure that clients utilizing small captive insurance companies are fully compliant with the Section 831(b) rules. The panelist will discuss the PATH Act's changes in both tax benefits and compliance burd... Read More

Speakers:  David B. Liptz, CPA, Principal, Liptz & Associates J. Scot Kirkpatrick, Shareholder, Chamberlain Hrdlicka White Williams & Aughtry

Jury Selection in Employment Litigation: Preparing for Voir Dire, Identifying Bias, Levera...
July 19, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide employment litigators with strategic techniques for effective jury selection. The panel will offer tips for using social media and questionnaires, weeding out jurors, dealing with tainted panels, and avoiding common mistakes during voir dire. Read More

Speakers:  Gayla C. Crain, Of Counsel, Gray Reed & McGraw Jonathan E. Clark, Esq., Polsinelli Emily McDonald, Ph.D., Litigation Consultant, Bloom Strategic Consulting

ERISA Revenue Sharing Arrangements: Avoiding Plan Asset Status, Complying With Due Diligen...
Best Practices for Utilization of Excess Payments, Contract Negotiations, Allocation of Cr...
July 18, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA counsel with the tools necessary to guide fiduciary clients in the governance of revenue sharing arrangements. Our experienced panel will provide best practices in utilization of excess payments, contract negotiation and credit allocation to plan participants, and... Read More

Speakers:  Marcia S. Wagner, Managing Director, Wagner Law Group Philip J. Koehler, Esq., Founder and CEO, ERISA Fiduciary Administrators Joshua J. Waldbeser, Drinker Biddle & Reath Brian C. Hubbell, AIF, Principal, Hubbell Consulting

Clean Air Act Citizen Suits: Defense and Litigation Strategies
Navigating Notice, Standing and Jurisdiction; Interpleading Third Parties Under the CAA
July 18, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on procedural and strategic challenges for counsel defending citizen suits under the Clean Air Act (CAA). The panel will explain recent case law developments that impact citizen suits and provide strategies to manage your clients' risks when facing citizen suit... Read More

Speakers:  Joshua B. Frank, Partner, Baker Botts Seth D. Jaffe, Partner, Foley Hoag Kent Mayo, Partner, Baker Botts

Inverse Condemnation Litigation: Strategies for Municipal Attorneys for Avoiding and Defen...
Leveraging Affirmative Defenses; Mitigating Damages, Attorney's Fees and Costs
July 18, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to municipal attorneys for avoiding and defending inverse condemnation claims brought by property owners alleging the government's actions or inaction constitute a "taking" of private property without just compensation. The panel will discuss how courts are rul... Read More

Speakers:  William E. Adams, Partner, Nossaman June S. Ailin, Partner, Aleshire & Wynder Mary Colchin Johndroe, Partner, Cantey Hanger

Drafting Telecom Services Agreements: Structuring Key Provisions, Anticipating Legal Pitfa...
July 18, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide business and technology counsel in drafting and negotiating agreements for telecommunication services. The panel will examine key contract provisions, common negotiation challenges, and best practices when renegotiating agreements with incumbent service providers or negot... Read More

Speakers:  C. Douglas Jarrett, Partner, Keller and Heckman Kenneth A. (Ken) Klatt, Of Counsel, Sapronov & Associates Walt Sapronov, Principal, Sapronov & Associates

Structuring Defined Value Clauses in Trust Transfers: Formula Allocations and Price Adjust...
July 18, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a comprehensive and practical guide to successfully structuring defined value formula clauses to avoid gift tax consequences on asset transfers. The panel will provide specific guidance on making formula allocations to withs... Read More

Speakers:  Paige K. Ben-Yaacov, Partner, Baker Botts Patrick J. Duffey, Attorney, Holland & Knight Jonathan J. Rikoon, Partner, Loeb & Loeb

Medicaid Planning and Annuities: Assessing Treatment of Annuities Under Federal and State...
Navigating Immediate and Deferred Annuities, Medicaid Compliant Annuities, and Qualified L...
July 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the types of annuities individuals and families often own and assess how different types of annuities will be treated under federal Medicaid planning rules and common state statutory requirements. The program will also discuss what if anything can be done with annuities... Read More

Speakers:  Dale M. Krause, J.D., LL.M., President and CEO, Krause Financial Services Kyla G. Kelim, Esq., Aging in Alabama Lori J. Parker, Esq., Parker Law Office

Data Center Development, Operation and Financing: Special Concerns for Real Estate Counsel
Addressing Environmental Controls and Power, Connectivity, Access and Security Requirement...
July 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will acquaint real estate counsel with the issues associated with the development, operation and financing of data centers. The panel will discuss features that make data centers unique--including power usage, connectivity, temperature and humidity controls, and security--as well as... Read More

Speakers:  Michael D. Rechtin, Jr., Partner, Baker McKenzie Brian Zurawski, Esq., Baker McKenzie

Food and Beverage Class Actions: Litigating False Advertising, Labeling, Slack-Fill Packag...
Navigating Issues of Ascertainability, Predominance, Preemption, Standing and More
July 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide class litigators with a deep dive into pursuing and defending against class action lawsuits targeting the food and beverage industry businesses. The panel will review recent court rulings in class suits against food and beverage manufacturers, distributors, and retailer... Read More

Speakers:  Robert E. Boone, III, Partner, Bryan Cave Yvonne M. McKenzie, Partner, Pepper Hamilton Robert D. Phillips, Jr., Partner, Alston & Bird Charles C. Sipos, Partner, Perkins Coie

Conducting Internal Investigations of Executives for Workplace Misconduct: Legal and Ethic...
Determining Who Should Conduct Investigation, Navigating Right To Counsel, Privilege, Priv...
July 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment counsel for identifying and addressing the myriad legal, strategic and ethical issues that commonly arise when conducting internal investigations of executives accused of workplace misconduct. Read More

Speakers:  Lynne Eisaguirre, Founder, Workplaces that Work Rachel Fendell Satinsky, Esq., Littler Mendelson Lorene F. Schaefer, Managing Partner, Schaefer and Associates

Conducting Effective Service Provider RFPs for ERISA Retirement Plans
Crafting Comprehensive Proposals to Meet Fiduciary Duties and to Avoid Litigation and DOL...
July 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare employee benefits counsel and ERISA plan fiduciaries to conduct more optimal requests for proposals (RFPs) for retirement plan service providers. We will discuss when and how often plan fiduciaries should undertake the RFP process, outline the elements that make up a co... Read More

Speakers:  W. Andrew Douglass, Shareholder, Employee Benefits Practice Group Chair, Polsinelli Roberta Casper Watson, Partner, The Wagner Law Group

Trucking Accident Cases and Insurance Coverage Complexities: Guidance for Personal Injury...
Minimum Insurance Requirements, Applicable Coverages, Impact of Written Lease Agreements a...
July 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the unique insurance coverage issues in trucking accident cases, including federally mandated minimum insurance requirements and endorsements for trucking companies, how to determine applicable insurance coverage, the impact of a truck driver's classification as an empl... Read More

Speakers:  Christine Anto, Partner, SmithAmundsen Lew R.C. Bricker, Partner, SmithAmundsen Peter Kestner, Atty, McEwen & Kestner

Divorce and Trusts: Dissolving or Amending Existing Trusts and Using New Trusts in Divorce...
July 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss what family lawyers need to know to evaluate existing trusts that their client or a divorcing couple have. The panel will explain how to identify changes that should be made to trusts due to dissolution of the marriage and how family lawyers can use or create trusts to... Read More

Speakers:  Jeremiah W. Doyle, IV, Senior Wealth Strategist, BNY Mellon Wealth Management Jillian A. Wood, Partner, Stange Law Firm

Structuring International Contracts: Choice of Law, Jurisdiction and Language, Arbitration...
July 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for counsel to companies doing business internationally on key considerations when structuring international contracts. The panel will discuss key contract provisions and offer strategies for successfully navigating the risks inherent to international business. Read More

Speakers:  Jennifer S. Huber, Esq., Partner, Fluet Huber + Hoang Nathan D. O'Malley, Partner, Musick Peeler & Garrett Steven M. Richman, Member, Clark Hill

Notice, Tender and Reservation of Rights: Crafting Coverage Correspondence, Evaluating Iss...
July 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide insurance counsel with a review of drafting claims and related correspondence, including the policyholder's notice and tender of a claim, and the insurer's response and reservation-of-rights (ROR) letter. The program will focus on critical issues that arise from a defen... Read More

Speakers:  Christian A. Cavallo, Partner, Goldberg Segalla Renee C. Callantine, Principal, Cornerstone Law Group Eliot M. Harris, Member, Williams Kastner Christopher R. Weiss, Esq., Goldberg Segalla

Avoiding Hub-and-Spoke Liability: Recent Antitrust Cases and Practical Advice for Vertical...
Distinguishing a Series of Independent Vertical and Horizontal Agreements From a Hub-and-S...
July 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine hub-and-spoke agreements in antitrust, and the fact scenarios that can give rise to hub-and-spoke claims. The panel will discuss when a "rim" - that is, a horizontal agreement among competitors - can be inferred from a series of what appear to be vertical agreements or... Read More

Speakers:  Robert B. Bell, Partner, Hughes Hubbard & Reed William L. Monts, III, Partner, Hogan Lovells US

Buy-Sell Agreements for Corporations and LLCs: Drafting Stock Redemption, Cross-Purchase a...
Navigating Complex Corporate, Tax, Estate Planning and Insurance Law Issues When Planning...
July 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to deal counsel for drafting and negotiating buy-sell agreements for corporations and LLCs that help facilitate the smooth transition of a business interest. The panel will discuss key considerations when crafting the agreements, including defining the events t... Read More

Speakers:  Brian E. Hammell, Esq., Sullivan & Worcester Martin B. Robins, Partner, FisherBroyles

HIPAA Compliance for Business Associates
Overcoming Complex Challenges With Data De-Identification, Security Breaches, Indemnificat...
July 12, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with guidance on the HIPAA rule and its impact on business associate agreements (BAAs), as well as changes to privacy, security and breach notification requirements for covered entities. The panel will outline strategies to ensure compliance with the... Read More

Speakers:  Nathan A. Kottkamp, McGuireWoods Isaac M. Willett, Partner, Faegre Baker Daniels

Structuring Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Estate: Entity Selection and Transaction Struc...
Navigating FIRPTA, Determining Individual vs. Entity Ownership Structures, Achieving Optim...
July 12, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide tax counsel with a thorough and practical guide to structuring strategies and tax considerations for foreign investors in U.S. real estate, outline best practices for determining the purchasing entity, and review tax planning opportunities in structuring the deal. Read More

Speakers:  Richard S. LeVine, Of Counsel, Withers Bergman Lawrence M. Lipoff, CPA, TEP, CEBS, Director, CohnReznick Brian Oard, Wealth Manager, Northern Trust Louis Zuckerbraun, Managing Director, Insurance, GMG Financial Group

Trademark Examiner Teleconferences and Communications Strategies: Preparing for and Conduc...
July 11, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to trademark counsel on leveraging teleconferences and communications with United States Trademark Office (USPTO) trademark examiners to prosecute trademarks more efficiently and overcome specific obstacles. The panel will provide insight into conducting the co... Read More

Speakers:  Laurie B. Marshall, Founder, Marshall Law Group Carl J. Spagnuolo, Partner, McHale & Slavin Brian M. Taillon, Intellectual Property Attorney, McHale & Slavin

Asset Recovery in Commercial Litigation: Litigating Piercing the Corporate Veil, Alter Ego...
Strategies for Plaintiffs and Defendants to Maximize Recovery or Protect Assets
July 11, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide commercial litigators with an analysis of legal theories that allow creditors to recover assets from affiliates and subsidiaries of corporate debtors and other transferees, namely piercing corporate veil, alter ego liability, successor liability and fraudulent transfers... Read More

Speakers:  Keith Miles Aurzada, Partner, Bryan Cave Steven Fender, Of Counsel, Greenspoon Marder

Drafting Clickwrap and Browsewrap Agreements: Avoiding Enforceability Pitfalls
Navigating Issues of Authentication, Mutual Assent, Notice, Indemnification, Unilateral Mo...
July 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide corporate and technology counsel with guidance for drafting important and often-disputed terms in clickwrap, browsewrap and hybrid agreements. The panel will discuss clauses that should be included in these online agreements and explain strategies for avoiding enforceab... Read More

Speakers:  Tara Aaron, Partner, Aaron Sanders Law Rakesh Gopalan, Partner, McGuireWoods Adam Grove, Senior Licensing Counsel, Magic Leap

PRP Contribution Claims Under CERCLA: Strategies for Cost Recovery Against Potentially Res...
July 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel advising parties involved in contaminated site cleanups on protecting the contribution interests of potentially responsible parties (PRPs) in seeking cost recovery against other PRPs. Read More

Speakers:  Glenn A. Harris, Partner, Ballard Spahr David A. Haworth, Of Counsel, Ballard Spahr

Construction Contract Waivers of Subrogation, Indemnity and Contribution
Navigating the Complexities and Pitfalls of Waiver Provisions for Contractors, Owners and...
July 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide construction counsel with a review of the validity and effect of waiver of subrogation, indemnification and contribution clauses in construction contracts, how courts interpret waiver provisions, and the impact on all parties to the contract. Read More

Speakers:  William E. Kelley, Jr., Partner, Drewry Simmons Vornehm Peter Martin, Partner, Martin & Martin Law

Structuring Mortgage Loan Participation Agreements: Strategies for Lead Lenders and Partic...
Drafting Key Provisions, Conducting Lender Due Diligence, Managing Risk; "True Sale" and P...
July 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare lender's counsel to draft and review key provisions of mortgage loan participation agreements and conduct effective due diligence for participating lenders. The panel will also analyze "true sale" and perfection, settlement conventions, and the FDIC advisory regarding r... Read More

Speakers:  Alison R. Manzer, Partner, Cassels Brock & Blackwell James C. Schulwolf, Partner, Shipman & Goodwin

Executive Compensation Tax Issues in M&A: Navigating IRS Rules for Stock Options, Deferred...
July 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will offer advisors and counsel a review of tax implications of executive and employee compensation in the context of a merger, acquisition, or sale of a business or business unit. The panel will provide best practices for counsel to avoid tax pitfalls in structuring and implementin... Read More

Speakers:  Erica Schohn, Partner, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Gavin A. White, Partner, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

Lessons From PTAB Full or Partial Denials to Obtain a Denial and Avoid an IPR
July 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide patent counsel with an analysis of the ever-increasing number of Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) denials and partial denials and offer take-home lessons applicable in practitioners' daily practice. Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Joshua L. Goldberg, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Cory C. Bell, Atty, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Navigating Venue and Jurisdiction in Trademark Cases
Determining the Best Forum for Pursuing or Defending Infringement Claims
July 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to trademark counsel for developing jurisdiction and venue strategies. The panel will discuss key considerations that parties should be aware of and offer best practices for navigating jurisdiction and venue issues when litigating trademark cases in federal cou... Read More

Speakers:  Megan K. Bannigan, Counsel, Debevoise & Plimpton Meredith M. Wilkes, Partner, Jones Day

Drafting Technology Services Statements of Work: Structuring Terms, Minimizing Disputes, S...
June 29, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide business and technology counsel with a roadmap for drafting statements of work (SOWs) for the purchase of technology products or services. The panel will discuss terms and conditions that should be included in a SOW, strategies for avoiding common contracting pitfalls,... Read More

Speakers:  Tara J. Anderson, Atty, TJA Business Law Jon L. Farnsworth, Shareholder, Felhaber Larson

Medicaid Planning: Pros and Cons of Gifting the House
Navigating the Eligibility Rules, Gift and Capital Gains Tax Implications, Trust Drafting...
June 29, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will explain and analyze the complex issues facing counsel when advising elderly clients regarding gifting their house. The panel will discuss Medicaid eligibility and gifting rules, tax implications, transfers to a trust, pros and cons of an outright gift, and alternatives to gifti... Read More

Speakers:  Kelly Gannott, Esq., Kentucky ElderLaw Michael J. Keenan, Atty, Keenan Law Misty Clark Vantrease, Esq., Kentucky ElderLaw

Leveraging Bankruptcy Preference Defenses: Trade Creditor Payments, Earmarking, Critical V...
June 29, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss commonly attacked transactions such as payments to trade creditors or insiders and loan workouts. The panel will analyze statutory defenses and other key defenses such as earmarking, critical vendor, mere conduit, assumed contract, claim waivers and set-offs. Read More

Speakers:  Howard A. Cohen, Director, Financial Restructuring & Creditors’ Rights, Gibbons Michael W. Yurkewicz, Of Counsel, Klehr Harrison Harvey Branzburg

Section 102 and Prior Art: Navigating the Expanded Scope of Prior Art and AIA Exceptions
June 29, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine AIA Section 102 prior art and the AIA exceptions. We will offer best practices for identifying applicable prior art when filing or challenging patent applications, and making the correct choice of law for prosecuting. Read More

Speakers:  Doris Johnson Hines, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner Thomas L. Irving, Partner, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner

Survivor Benefit Plans and Military Divorce: Defending Against or Claiming Former-Spouse S...
June 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare family law attorneys to represent military spouses seeking Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP) coverage and service members defending against SBP coverage for a former spouse in the event of a divorce. The panel will discuss strategies for service members or retirees attempting... Read More

Speakers:  Wm. John Camp, Atty, John Camp Law G. Brentley Tanner, Partner, Sullivan & Tanner

Insurer Bad Faith Setup Defense and Reverse Bad Faith Claims: Insurer vs. Policyholder Per...
Navigating Insurer Defenses Against Policyholders in Bad Faith Litigation
June 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to insurers and policyholders with an analysis of insurer defense trends in bad faith litigation based on wrongful conduct by the third-party plaintiff or first-party policyholder. Specifically, the panel will discuss "bad faith setup" and fraudulent conduct or... Read More

Speakers:  Mark Garbowski, Shareholder, Anderson Kill Robert Mangino, Partner, Clyde & Co.

Medical Office Leases: Navigating Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute, Operational Restrictio...
Drafting to Address Reciprocal Easements, Ground Leases, HIPAA, ADA, and Environmental Iss...
June 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare real estate counsel to draft medical office leases that address regulatory and operational restrictions associated with medical office space. The panel will discuss how to draft leases which qualify for an exemption under the federal Stark Law and a safe harbor under th... Read More

Speakers:  Andrew Dick, Shareholder, Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman Allison Nelson, Partner, Akerman

Carve-Out Transactions: Strategies for Due Diligence and Structuring the Deal
June 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide deal counsel with a review of considerations specific to carve-out deals, whether a business division is being sold to a third party via an asset sale, stock sale, or a combination of the two. The panel will discuss best practices for conducting due diligence and struct... Read More

Speakers:  Jason C. Breen, Partner, Goodwin Charles J. Morton, Jr., Partner, Venable Rita-Anne O'Neill, Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell

Forced Pooling in Oil and Gas: Navigating State Laws, Addressing Conflicting Rights of Lan...
June 28, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to energy counsel on forced pooling. The panel will discuss recent trends with state approaches and laws to address pooling and examine the conflicting rights of landowners. The panel will also offer strategies for using pooling requirements in contract negotia... Read More

Speakers:  Dick Emens, Partner, Emens & Wolper Jack R. Luellen, Senior Counsel, Husch Blackwell

Trademark Application Pre-Filing Strategies: Overcoming the Obstacles
Anticipating Blocking Citations, Determining Applicant/Owner, Adhering to Settlement Agree...
June 27, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel on effective strategies before a trademark application is filed. The panel will discuss pre-filing considerations and offer best practices for overcoming pre-filing obstacles for trademark applications. Read More

Speakers:  Cecilia R. Dickson, Director and Vice President, The Webb Law Firm Richard C. Gilmore, Registered Patent Attorney, Maschoff Brennan Jonathan A. Hyman, Partner, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear

Cash Management Structures, Waterfall Provisions and Reserves in Commercial Real Estate Fi...
Negotiating Lockboxes, Waterfalls and Deposit Account Control Agreements
June 27, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss a variety of lockbox/cash management structures, how to structure waterfall provisions in cash management agreements and drafting the ancillary agreements for cash management. Read More

Speakers:  Christopher J. Fernandez, Counsel, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Sally M. Ridenour, Counsel, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton David H. Simpkins, Esq., Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Susan C. Tarnower, Counsel, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton

Structuring Commercial Loan Term Sheets, Proposals and Commitment Letters: Key Terms for L...
Avoiding Unintended Consequences, Limiting Drafting Ambiguity
June 27, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide commercial finance counsel with guidance on using and analyzing term sheets, proposals and commitment letters in commercial finance transactions. The panel will explain the potential risks associated with their usage and provide best practices for minimizing those risks... Read More

Speakers:  Amy L. Kyle, Partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius Arleen A. Nand, Partner, DLA Piper

Asset Sale vs. Stock Sale: Tax Considerations, Advanced Drafting and Structuring Technique...
June 27, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This webinar will provide practical guidance into the best practices for tax counsel advising clients buying or selling a business on the tax ramifications of structuring the transaction as an asset sale vs. a stock sale. Each structure has distinct advantages and disadvantages, and tax counsel must... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew J. Donnelly, Atty, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Paul Schockett, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

Foreign Trade Antitrust Improvements Act: When Do U.S. Antitrust Laws Apply to Foreign Con...
Navigating the Applicability of the FTAIA's "Effects Test" to the Purchase of Foreign Comp...
June 22, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine recent developments regarding the application of the FTAIA and the limits of the reach of U.S. antitrust laws to foreign conduct. The panel will discuss lingering questions for courts and antitrust counsel after recent and significant FTAIA court decisions and best prac... Read More

Speakers:  Robert B. Bell, Partner, Hughes Hubbard & Reed Leon B. Greenfield, Partner, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr Jeffrey S. Jacobovitz, Partner, Arnall Golden Gregory

Conflicts in Patent Prosecution: Avoiding the Ethical Pitfalls
Minimizing Risks of Malpractice Liability and Ethics Sanctions
June 22, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel on the conflicts issues that often arise in patent prosecutions. The panel will outline best practices to identify and address the risks--and to minimize conflicts that can lead to malpractice liability and ethical violations. Read More

Speakers:  Philip Furgang, Partner, Furgang & Adwar Dr. Sandra P. Thompson, Of Counsel, Slater Hersey & Lieberman

Corporate Board Meeting Minutes, Agendas and Other Written Records: Governance Best Practi...
Safeguarding Directors Against Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims With Effective Document Pre...
June 22, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will guide corporate secretaries and other corporate governance professionals in implementing best practices for board of director meetings to guard against breach of fiduciary claims and other legal challenges to director actions. The panel will discuss critical considerations for... Read More

Speakers:  Paul Marcela, President & Managing Director, Governance Partners Group Mark J. Mihanovic, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery

Summary Judgment in Class Action Litigation: Plaintiff and Defense Strategies for Filing M...
Leveraging Motions to Dispose of Claims, Establish Liability, or Improve Settlement Postur...
June 22, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to class action litigators on strategically pursuing summary judgment motions in class claims. The panel will discuss considerations and best practices for drafting and opposing summary judgment motions to dispose of or limit claims, eliminate putative class me... Read More

Speakers:  David R. King, Partner, Herrick Feinstein Jeremy N. Nash, Counsel, Lite DePalma Greenberg

Daubert/Frye Motions in Product Liability Litigation: Bringing or Defending Challenges to...
June 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the applicability of the Daubert/Frye standard to the presentation of expert testimony in product liability disputes. The panel will outline effective approaches to present or defend a Daubert challenge to the admission of expert testimony. Read More

Speakers:  Stephen J. McConnell, Partner, Reed Smith Sean P. Wajert, Esq., Managing Partner, Shook Hardy & Bacon

Telehealth Credentialing and Privileging: Minimizing Liability, Protecting Patient Privacy...
June 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for counsel to healthcare facilities and practitioners on CMS' rule and guidance for telehealth credentialing and privileging. The panel will outline the steps for providers to comply with the rule and ensure effective and confidential telehealth practices. Read More

Speakers:  Richard D. Barton, Partner, Procopio Cory Hargreaves & Savitch Kim C. Stanger, Partner, Holland & Hart

Jury Selection in Personal Injury Litigation: Connecting With Today's Jury Pool
Using Effective Juror Profiling and Voir Dire to Pick the Best Jury
June 21, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide personal injury litigators with key techniques for selecting jurors. The panel will offer specific tips for using questionnaires, weeding out jurors, dealing with tainted jury panels, and avoiding common mistakes during voir dire. Read More

Speakers:  Jeb Butler, Partner, Butler Tobin Darren M. Tobin, Partner, Butler Tobin Matthew Wetherington, Esq., The Werner Law Firm

FCPA Compliance: Third-Party Diligence Post-Unaoil
Minimizing Corruption Risks When Using Foreign Agents, Distributors and Other Intermediari...
June 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE video webcast will prepare counsel to companies doing business internationally to perform proper due diligence with foreign agents and intermediaries to minimize the risks of Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) violations due to third-party misconduct. Read More

Speakers:  Palmina M. Fava, Partner, Paul Hastings Pedro A. Medrano, Senior Counsel, Ethics and Compliance, Time Warner Richard A. Sibery, CPA, JD, Partner, Americas Leader, Fraud & Investigations, Ernst & Young

ERISA Fiduciaries, Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Risks: HIPAA, HITECH, and ERISA Preempti...
Responding to Data Breaches of Healthcare Administrators and Retirement Plans, Minimizing...
June 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employee benefits counsel on trends in data breaches for ERISA healthcare and retirement plans, lessons from recent BCBS/Anthem litigation, ERISA fiduciary obligations, ERISA preemption of state data breach laws, and contractual risk mitigation with third-pa... Read More

Speakers:  Saad Gul, Partner, Poyner Spruill Michael E. Slipsky, Partner, Poyner Spruill Brenna A. Davenport, Poyner Spruill

FBAR and U.S. Tax Reporting and Compliance Requirements for Foreign Assets
Unraveling Foreign Asset and Income Reporting Obligations, Evaluating and Navigating the O...
June 20, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide counsel and tax advisers with the tools necessary to navigate the new rules regarding FBAR and offshore voluntary disclosure programs (OVDPs) and assist clients with developing programs that provide workable solutions. Read More

Speakers:  Dennis N. Brager, Esq., Brager Tax Law Group Deborah J. Jacobs, Owner, The Law Office of Deborah J. Jacobs Asher Rubinstein, Partner, Rubinstein and Rubinstein

Insurance-Related Class Actions: Strategies for Class Certification, Dispositive Motions a...
Pursuing or Defending Actions Over Insurance Products or Claims Handling
June 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the legal issues confronting litigators when pursuing or defending claims against insurance companies. The panel will offer best practices for seeking or opposing class certification, bringing or challenging dispositive motions, and navigating the discovery process, as... Read More

Speakers:  Aphrodite Kokolis, Partner, Schiff Hardin LLP Eric S. Mattson, Partner, Sidley Austin Adam M. Moskowitz, Partner, Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton

FRE 803 Hearsay Evidence: Leveraging the Rules and Exceptions to Admit Evidence or Make Su...
June 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will review the scope of the Federal Rules of Evidence hearsay rules and the most common and complex exceptions. The panel will outline best practices for either getting evidence admitted or making sustainable objections. The panel will also discuss the applicability of hearsay rule... Read More

Speakers:  Thad K. Jenks, Partner, Weinstein Tippetts & Little Chadwick A. McTighe, Member, Stites & Harbison

Protecting IP Rights in the Sports and Entertainment Industries
Policing IP and Reputational Rights on Social Media, Structuring Sponsorships and Endorsem...
June 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel advising athletes, media personalities and others in the sports and entertainment industries on managing key intellectual property challenges. The panel will discuss infringement and enforcement, including monitoring and protecting against unautho... Read More

Speakers:  Thomas M. Dunlap, Partner, Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig Michael D. (Mike) Hobbs, Jr., Partner, Troutman Sanders Michael D. Steger, Founder, Law Offices of Michael D. Steger Jaia Thomas, Founder, The Law Office of Jaia Thomas

Drafting Standard Forms for the Purchase of Goods From Suppliers: RFQs, Quotes, Purchase O...
Minimizing Disputes Between Buyers and Suppliers With Carefully Drafted Terms and Conditio...
June 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss best practices for drafting the standard forms that govern the purchase of goods from suppliers. The panel will explain key language that should be included in requests for quotations (RFQs), seller's quotes, purchase orders and long-term supply agreements to minimize d... Read More

Speakers:  Edward J. Momkus, Member, Momkus McCluskey Darrell W. Pierce, Member, Dykema Gossett

Antitrust Compliance and Clinical Integration: Assessing Anti-Competitiveness of Collabora...
June 20, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with an examination of the latest developments with respect to clinical integration programs, as well as the FTC and DOJ assessment processes. The panel will offer best practices for effective clinical integration while mitigating antitrust concerns. Read More

Speakers:  Saralisa C. Brau, Deputy Assistant Director, Health Care Division, Federal Trade Commission Robert F. Leibenluft, Partner, Hogan Lovells US Leigh L. Oliver, Partner, Hogan Lovells US

Retail Bankruptcies: Key Issues for Debtors, Landlords and Vendors
Assumption and Rejection of Leases; Treatment of Gift Cards, Consignment Rights and Going...
June 15, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide bankruptcy and other counsel with the tools to navigate common issues that arise during retail bankruptcy cases. The panel will discuss assumption and rejection of leases, gift cards, vendor rights, going out of business sales, and other issues particular to retail bank... Read More

Speakers:  Felice R. Yudkin, Member, Cole Schotz George M. Cheever, Of Counsel, K&L Gates Jacob S. Frumkin, Esq., Cole Schotz

Supply Chain Finance: Structuring and Documenting Approved Payables Financing Transactions
June 15, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide banking and loan counsel with guidance for structuring and documenting a supply chain finance (SCF) facility. The panel will discuss their insights, including the pros and cons of this alternative payment structure, as well as key issues for buyers, suppliers and invest... Read More

Speakers:  Massimo Capretta, Partner, Mayer Brown David A. Ciancuillo, Partner, Mayer Brown

Insurer's Duty to Defend: Pre-Tender Costs, Target Tender Issues, Non-Covered Claims and P...
Resolving Defense Cost Reimbursement and Allocation Disputes for Policyholders and Insurer...
June 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to policyholders and insurance companies to assert their positions with regard to defense cost issues arising from the insurer's duty to defend. The panel will review reimbursement and allocation of defense costs, pre-tender costs, and target tender issues, amon... Read More

Speakers:  Kirsten C. Jackson, Esq., Kasowitz Benson Torres & Friedman Sherilyn Pastor, Partner, McCarter & English Scott M. Seaman, Partner, Hinshaw & Culbertson

Statistical Evidence in Wage and Hour Class Actions: Implications of Tyson Foods for Certi...
Disputing or Leveraging Representative Sampling to Prove Classwide Liability and Damages
June 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will arm employment counsel with strategic approaches for disputing or leveraging the use of statistical evidence to establish classwide liability in wage and hour actions in the wake of the Supreme Court's 2016 decision, Tyson Foods Inc. v. Bouaphakeo. The panel will discuss the mo... Read More

Speakers:  James M. Finberg, Partner, Altshuler Berzon Bradley J. Hamburger, Esq., Gibson Dunn & Crutcher

Structuring Private Equity Funds for Investment in Renewable Energy Projects: A New Financ...
June 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide finance and energy counsel with the tools to structure a private equity fund dedicated to investment in renewable energy projects. The panel will discuss the advantages of the private equity model, and the ways in which energy private equity (EPE) funds are similar too... Read More

Speakers:  John J. McDonald, Partner, Troutman Sanders Justin Boose, Partner, Troutman Sanders Adam C. Kobos, Partner, Troutman Sanders

Local Government Response to Public Record Requests: Ensuring Compliance With FOIA and Sta...
Navigating Impact of Evolving Technology on Public Record Requests, Balancing Transparency...
June 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to municipal attorneys on developing and administering effective policies and procedures regarding public record requests. The panel will discuss the latest developments in federal, state and local laws addressing public access to government records, the impact... Read More

Speakers:  Kevin D. Batt, Counsel, Anderson & Kreiger Gary W. Schons, Of Counsel, Best Best & Krieger

Drones and Personal Injury Liability: Navigating the Evolving Regulatory Landscape and Eme...
Guidance for Personal Injury Counsel Pursuing Claims for Bodily Harm, Property Damage, Inv...
June 14, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to personal injury attorneys for navigating the emerging area of drone liability. The panel will discuss the current state of drone regulation and explain potential liability issues arising from their use, including claims against drone operators and manufactur... Read More

Speakers:  Donald Chance Mark, Jr., Shareholder, Fafinski Mark & Johnson Andrew D. Myers, Atty, Law Offices of Andrew D. Myers Carlos Soltero, Partner, McGinnis Lochridge & Kilgore

Structuring Redemptions of Partnership and LLC Interests: Navigating Issues Unique to Liqu...
IRC 754 Elections, Section 736(b) Payments, Character and Timing of Gain, Installment Sale...
June 14, 2017 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with specific and practical guidance to navigating the tax rules that apply to the redemption of LLC or partnership interests. The panel will discuss common pitfalls and uncertainties in the tax code and outline best practices to structure t... Read More

Speakers:  Robert A.N. Cudd, Senior Partner, Polsinelli Michelle M. Jewett, Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan

Preserving Civil Issues for Federal Court Appeals: Avoiding Waiver, Making Motions and Obj...
June 13, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare trial and appellate counsel to create and preserve a litigation record for appeal. The panel will review how to avoid waiver of issues, offer best practices for trial motions and objections, discuss appellate standards of review, and outline the presentation of issues o... Read More

Speakers:  Jerrold J. Ganzfried, Founder, Ganzfried Law Jamie Billotte Moses, Senior Counsel, Holland & Knight

FMLA Intermittent Leave: Preventing Abuse While Mitigating Interference or Retaliation Cla...
Establishing Effective Leave and Transfer Policies, Challenging Medical Certification, and...
June 8, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide employment counsel with the tools necessary to prevent employee abuse of intermittent leave while maintaining FMLA compliance. The panel will review appropriate leave and transfer policies, discuss challenges to medical certification, outline defense theories, and more. Read More

Speakers:  Jeffrey S. Kopp, Partner, Foley & Lardner Evan H. Pontz, Partner, Troutman Sanders

Piercing the Corporate Veil: Minimizing Alter Ego Liability for Subsidiaries, Affiliates a...
June 8, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the latest case law trends regarding piercing the corporate veil across several states. The panel will address the application of the doctrine to LLCs and best practices for litigating piercing the corporate veil cases. Read More

Speakers:  Matthew A. Lipman, Partner, McElroy Deutsch Mulvaney & Carpenter Brett M. Larson, Shareholder, Messerli & Kramer Nathan J. Nelson, Shareholder, Messerli & Kramer

Biotech Patents and Section 101 Rejections: Meeting Patent Eligibility Requirements
Leveraging Recent Decisions and USPTO Guidance to Overcome Rejections
June 8, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for patent counsel for overcoming Sec. 101 rejections for biotech patents. The panel will review recent case law and USPTO guidance on Sec. 101 patent eligibility and offer strategies to address Sec. 101 rejections. Read More

Speakers:  Denise M. Kettelberger, Ph.D. Katherine M. Kowalchyk, Ph.D., Partner, Merchant & Gould

Litigating Dog Bite Claims: Pursuing or Defending Personal Injury Cases Against Dog Owners...
Assessing Claims, Investigating the Dog, Leveraging Defenses, Dealing With Minor Victims,...
June 8, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to personal injury counsel for pursuing or defending against claims over injuries caused by dog bites and attacks. The panel will discuss effective strategies for assessing claims and potential defendants, investigating the attacking dog, proving strict liabili... Read More

Speakers:  Michael Kaiser, President, Kaiser Legal Group David M. Zagoria, Partner, Zagoria Law

Drafting Client Engagement Agreements: Legal Ethics Considerations for Counsel
Leveraging the Agreement to Defend Against Disciplinary Actions and Malpractice Claims
June 8, 2017 CLE, CLE Ethics CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide attorneys with guidance on avoiding legal ethics missteps when drafting client engagement agreements and when leveraging them to defend against disciplinary actions and malpractice claims. The panel will discuss specific ethical rules governing the use of client engagem... Read More

Speakers:  A. Neil Hartzell, Shareholder, LeClairRyan Megan Zavieh, Atty, Zavieh Law

Equity Rollovers in M&A: Bridging the Finance and Valuation Gap
Negotiating and Structuring Rollovers; Tax Considerations for Buyers and Sellers
June 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to deal counsel for structuring equity rollovers in M&A transactions, focusing on current market trends, governance provisions, stock rights, and tax considerations for both buyers and sellers. Read More

Speakers:  David R. Hardy, Partner, Osler Hoskin & Harcourt George H. Wang, Partner, Barton

Social Media Admissions in Insurance Litigation: Investigative Strategies, Spoliation Warn...
Finding and Obtaining Evidence Adverse to Opponents From Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, You...
June 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to insurance litigators for mitigating the risks that social media posts frequently pose for plaintiff/policyholders as well as tips for insurers to track down admissions on social media sites. The panel will discuss best practices for advising plaintiff/policy... Read More

Speakers:  Donald Patrick Eckler, Partner, Pretzel & Stouffer D. Carolina Lopez, Vocke Law Group

Hotel Management Agreements: Key Topics and New Frontiers
Navigating Fees, Exclusivity, Approval Rights, Finance Provisions, Brand Management and Mo...
June 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will cover topics of central importance to counsel preparing or reviewing hotel management agreements from a range of perspectives--whether as counsel to owner, operator, lender or potential acquiror. Read More

Speakers:  Albert J. Pucciarelli, Partner, McElroy Deutsch Mulvaney & Carpenter Ormend G. Yeilding, Shareholder, Lowndes Drosdick Doster Kantor & Reed

Ambulatory Surgery Center Acquisitions: Meeting Regulatory Requirements, Conducting Due Di...
June 7, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with a review of the key regulatory issues involved in acquisitions of ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs). The panel will offer guidance on structuring the arrangements and conducting due diligence. Read More

Speakers:  Curtis H. Bernstein, CPA/ABV, ASA, CVA, MBA, Principal, Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting Melissa Szabad, Partner, McGuireWoods

Tax Planning Issues for U.S. Expatriation: Minimizing the IRC 877A Exit Tax
Determining Covered Expatriates, Navigating the Mark-to-Market Tax on Unrealized Gains, Re...
June 7, 2017 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide attendees with a comprehensive look at Section 877A, as well as strategies for minimizing the impact of expatriation taxes. Read More

Speakers:  Shannon P. McNulty, J.D., LL.M. (Taxation), CFP®, Law Office of Shannon P. McNulty Michael J. Stegman, Kohnen & Patton Ann M. Seller, Kohnen & Patton Stephen Flott, Principal, Flott & Co.

DOL Investigations of Employee Benefit Plans: Navigating Enforcement Actions, Audits and S...
June 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare employee benefits counsel to represent plan fiduciaries and sponsors facing Department of Labor (DOL) investigations or audits. Our experienced panel will discuss how to navigate the investigation process, offer practice pointers on working with Employee Benefits Securi... Read More

Speakers:  Ivelisse Berio LeBeau, Member, Sugarman & Susskind José M. Jara, Partner, FisherBroyles

Structuring Pledge Agreements for Equity Interests in Partnerships and LLCs to Maximize Pr...
Drafting Key Provisions in the Security Agreement and Corresponding Amendments to the Borr...
June 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare lenders' counsel to draft equity interest pledge and other agreements for partnership and LLC interests that provide maximum protection for the lender's security interest. The panel will outline corresponding provisions that should be contained in the borrower's operati... Read More

Speakers:  Curtis A. Johnson, Partner, McCarter & English Edwin E. Smith, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius Steven O. Weise, Partner, Proskauer Rose

Allocating CERCLA Liability: Divisibility or Section 113 Equitable Contribution
Assessing Harm, Proving Divisibility of Harm Defense Absent a Bright-Line Test, and Apport...
June 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss how recent court decisions have addressed divisibility in CERCLA litigation. The panel will provide guidance for environmental counsel on when the divisibility of harm defense is appropriate and tactics to overcome challenges in proving divisibility. Read More

Speakers:  John F. Gullace, Partner, Manko Gold Katcher & Fox Kathleen M. (Kate) Whitby, Of Counsel, Spencer Fane Britt & Browne Brian S. Epley, Atty, Short Cressman & Burgess

Trademark Litigation: Obtaining or Opposing Preliminary Injunctions and Temporary Restrain...
Navigating Inconsistent Court Treatment and Demonstrating Irreparable Harm
June 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to trademark counsel on temporary restraining orders (TROs) and preliminary injunctions (PIs) in trademark infringement cases. The panel will discuss the courts' treatment of irreparable harm in trademark cases since the eBay decision and will offer guidance fo... Read More

Speakers:  Bryce J. Maynard, Counsel, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Georgia E. Yanchar, Partner, Calfee Halter & Griswold

Letters of Intent in Business Transactions: Avoiding Legal Pitfalls When Documenting Preli...
Minimizing Disputes Over Whether LOI is Binding or Non-Binding, Avoiding Unintended Perfor...
June 6, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will prepare business counsel to negotiate, draft and enforce letters of intent (LOIs) for various types of corporate transactions. The panel will review the latest legal developments with letters of intent, including disputes and litigation over whether LOIs are binding, the impact... Read More

Speakers:  May Lu, Shareholder, Tiffany & Bosco Morris A. Nunes, Esq., Attorney Morris A. Nunes

Fraudulent Transfer Claw-Back Litigation Post Tribune, Lyondell and SemGroup
Litigating Avoidance Actions Under the Bankruptcy Code and State Law Constructive Fraudule...
June 1, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with a review of fraudulent transfer claw-back litigation in light of rulings in the Tribune, Lyondell and SemGroup bankruptcy cases, as well as more recent cases from the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware and the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals tha... Read More

Speakers:  Michael R. Handler, Esq., King & Spalding Arthur J. Steinberg, Partner, King & Spalding

Obviousness Standard: Leveraging Latest PTO and Court Guidance
Overcoming Challenges of Obviousness and Attacks on Patent Validity
June 1, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will provide patent counsel with guidance on the evolving obviousness standard. In a post-AIA, post- KSR v. Teleflex world in which obviousness is at times confused with patent eligibility under Section 101, how is the Federal Circuit's treatment of obviousness issues changing? How... Read More

Speakers:  Barry J. Herman, Partner, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice Jon L. Schuchardt, Ph.D., Partner, Dilworth IP

Delaware Corporate Law: Analyzing Significant Cases, New Statutes and Impact on Corporate...
Key Takeaways for Drafting Articles and Bylaws, Board Decision-Making, Mergers and Acquisi...
June 1, 2017 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine the most significant 2016 court decisions and statutory amendments affecting Delaware corporate law, and how these changes can impact corporate articles and bylaws, board decision-making, mergers and acquisitions, and shareholder derivative actions going forward. The pa...