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Additional Insured Endorsements: How They Modify Coverage, Shift Risk, and Affect Indemnif...
Scope of Coverage, Risk Allocations, and Insurer's Duties With Additional Insured Endorsem...
October 19, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will analyze how courts assess when the insurer's duty to defend is triggered concerning a claim by an additional insured. The panel will outline the various circumstances where extrinsic evidence is considered. Read More

Subordination, Non-Disturbance, and Attornment Agreements: Drafting to Protect Lenders, Te...
October 19, 2021 CLE Webinar

This CLE course 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 estop... Read More

Navigating the USPTO Examiner Count System and Other USPTO Programs
October 19, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide counsel on leveraging the United States Patent and 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

Estate Planning With Grantor Trusts: Leveraging GRATs and IDGTs to Minimize Taxes, Preserv...
October 19, 2021 CLE Webinar

This CLE course will guide estate planning counsel on the use of grantor trusts in the new, income tax-focused planning environment. Our experienced panelists will outline the benefits of using grantor trusts, explain practical drafting and structuring techniques for grantor retained annuity trusts... Read More

Trademark Licensing: Key Provisions, Practical Considerations to Maximize and Protect the...
Structuring and Managing an Agreement, Reporting, Auditing, Termination
October 19, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE will guide IP counsel on licensing trademarks. The panel will discuss the practical considerations and key provisions of the licensing agreement. The panel will address the extent of rights, commercial and financial considerations, compensation, reporting and auditing, and termination, amon... Read More

Shareholder Engagement Strategies for Public Companies: Avoiding Proxy Contests
Preparation, Communication, Timing, Legal Requirements
October 19, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will focus on strategies for direct engagement between a public company and its key institutional shareholders. The panel will discuss preparation, communication, timing, and legal requirements that directors and officers must consider when engaging with shareholders. Read More

Healthcare Acquired Infections in Nursing Homes and Hospitals: Standards of Practice, Clai...
October 19, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide medical malpractice and personal injury attorneys in litigating lawsuits arising from healthcare-associated infections (HAI) (a/k/a nosocomial) acquired in hospitals, nursing homes, or long-term care facilities. The program will discuss accepted standards of practice and h... Read More

Tax Issues for Airplane Purchases: Planning Strategies, Tax Reform Changes, Federal Excise...
October 19, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar

This CLE/CPE course will outline guidance to tax attorneys and advisers on the applicable tax rules and key considerations for business aircraft purchases and ownership. The panel will discuss available planning options for purchases and ownership, reduced or eliminated tax deductions, and opportuni... Read More

On-Premise Software Licensing vs. Cloud Computing Contracts: Advantages and Disadvantages
Perpetual Licenses vs. Term Subscriptions, Rights in Deliverables, Data Management vs. Acc...
October 19, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will advise business and technology counsel on the advantages and disadvantages of using on-premise software licensing agreements (SLAs) versus cloud computing contracts. The program will focus on the key terms in these various contracts and discuss how they differ from traditional s... Read More

Medical and Recreational Cannabis Use in Senior Care Facilities
Navigating State vs. Federal Law Conflicts, Interplay With Government Programs, Administra...
October 20, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on the use of medical and recreational cannabis in senior care facilities by both residents and staff. The panel will address the conflicting state and federal laws and how providers, owners, and operators can navigate those conflicts. The panel will als... Read More

Managing Patent Infringement Risk in Product Development
October 20, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on identifying and addressing patent infringement risks 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

Conducting Effective Internal Investigations Involving U.S. Export and Sanctions Violation...
Evaluating Key Issues Including: Whether to Investigate, How to Determine the Appropriate...
October 20, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide counsel on the key issues to manage when conducting effective internal investigations related to export and sanctions violations under U.S. laws and regulations. The panel will examine the primary factors to consider when determining whether, when, and how to conduct an in... Read More

FRE 404(b) in Personal Injury Cases: Tipping the Scales With Evidence of Prior Bad Acts an...
October 20, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide personal injury lawyers through Federal Rule of Evidence 404(b) (and its state counterparts), which has been described as the most controversial of the Federal Rules of Evidence and generates more published opinions than any other provision in the Federal Rules. The progra... Read More

Hybrid FLSA Collective Actions and State Wage and Hour Class Actions
Complexities of Opt-In Collective Actions and Rule 23 Opt-Out Class Actions
October 20, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course 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

Cramdown of Subordination Rights After In re Tribune: The Interplay Between 11 U.S.C. 510(...
October 20, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide bankruptcy counsel in understanding the interplay between Bankruptcy Code Sections 510(a) and 1129(b)(1) and how a plan of reorganization can be confirmed even if it allocates to subordinated creditors some portion of the amount owed to a senior creditor under a pre-petiti... Read More

Advising HOA Boards After Surfside: Inspection, Review, Maintenance and Repairs
Balancing Costs, Reserve Funds, and Owner Expectations
October 21, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide real estate counsel on best practices when advising homeowner associations (HOAs) related to inspections, reviews, and necessary repairs and maintenance in light of the recent Surfside tragedy. The panel will address how HOAs have to address the risks versus costs of some... Read More

Structuring and Documenting Subscription Facilities
October 21, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will discuss the structuring of subscription credit facilities, with a focus on partnership agreement provisions that provide financing flexibility, defining borrowing base and exclusion events, loan covenants particular to subscription facilities, and lender remedies. The panel will... Read More

U.S.-India Tax Planning: Reporting Issues, Traps to Avoid, Tax Treaties, FTC, FATCA/FBAR R...
October 21, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and advisers with a thorough and practical guide into the tax reporting requirements and planning opportunities for U.S. taxpayers with earnings or assets in India, as well as India citizens with U.S. tax reporting obligations. The panel will discuss U.S.... Read More

An Attorney’s Guide to Internet Defamation and Website Removal
Recent Case Law, Libel and Slander vs. Defamatory Conduct, Cease and Desist Demands, Anti-...
October 21, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide corporate counsel with an overview of what constitutes online defamation and explore the complex web of laws governing defamatory statements, including the First Amendment, the Communications Decency Act (CDA), the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), recent case law... Read More

Litigating Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims Regarding Closely Held Entities
October 21, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide litigators with a general review of business-related fiduciary duty claims, how the context of a closely held business may change how those claims are pursued and defended, and steps that will increase the chance of winning at or before trial. Read More

Adoption of Pharmaceutical Trademarks for Approval: Navigating Differing Standards at the...
October 26, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on the complexities of the pharmaceutical trademark adoption process to support a successful launch of a company's new pharmaceutical product. In particular, the panel will discuss the challenges inherent in pharmaceutical brand development and approval, an over... Read More

Drafting IRA Beneficiary "See-Through" Trust Provisions
Meeting Complex IRS Rules to Qualify a Trust as a Conduit Trust or an Accumulation Trust
October 26, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide estate planning counsel with detailed guidance on drafting "see-through" trusts that qualify as IRA beneficiaries under IRS regulations. The panel will explain provisions governing both "conduit trusts" and "accumulation trusts" and offer sample language for both trusts... Read More

Contract Drafting Essentials: Structuring, Analyzing, and Interpreting Business Agreements
October 26, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course 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

Construction Lending and Title Insurance: Best Practices in Disbursement and Documentation
Drafting Effective Future Advance, Budgeting, and Draw Provisions; Lien Waivers, Title Upd...
October 26, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course 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, budgeting, and construction-draw provisions and best practices for preserving the lender's... Read More

Corporate Venture Capital: Structuring Concerns for Investors and Startups
Objectives of CVC vs. Pure Venture Capital, Term Sheets, Key Provisions of Investment and...
October 26, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course 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 l... Read More

Interest Deduction Limitations Under Section 163(j): IRS Final Regs, State Tax Issues, Par...
Rules for Computing ATI, Determining Deduction Cap, Special Carryover and Transition Rules...
October 26, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE course will address recent final IRS regulations on interest deduction limitations under Section 163(j). The panel will discuss the impact of the regulations on partnerships and CFCs, rules for computing ATI and determining the deduction cap, special carryover and transition rules, and... Read More

Mastering the Art of Persuasive Appellate Briefs
October 26, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide counsel with techniques for writing compelling appellate briefs, identify common mistakes that routinely lead to poor results, and provide a glimpse into how appellate judges read briefs. Appellate courts usually require briefs to be structured in a specific way, and our... Read More

New EPA Compliance Audit Guidance: New Owner, Voluntary Disclosure, Admission of Liabilit...
October 26, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

The CLE course will address the new guidance clarifying EPA's Audit Policy issued in January 2021 for environmental counsel. The panel will provide an overview of the EPA's incentives to companies that voluntarily discover their own violations and disclose those violations to the federal government.... Read More

Employment Litigation and Claim Settlements: Maximizing Tax Benefits and Avoiding Penaltie...
Tax Considerations for Employers When Drafting Settlement Agreements
October 27, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide employment counsel and tax advisers guidance for structuring complex settlements and complying with complex tax reporting and withholding requirements applicable to employment claims. The panel will discuss best practices for employers to structure settlements, maximize... Read More

Reducing Patient Leakage by Directing Physician Referrals, AKS Safe Harbors, and Stark Law...
October 27, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on combatting patient leakage. The panel will discuss whether and how healthcare systems are currently using directed referral requirements. The panel will also address how to implement referral requirements in compliance with the Stark Law. The panel wi... Read More

Markush Claims in Patent Prosecution and Litigation: Leveraging Federal Court Guidance
October 27, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on Markush claims in the prosecution and litigation of patents. The panel will review the original case, Ex Parte Markush, and other critical cases, including recent PTAB appeal and IPR decisions. The panel will discuss the ongoing debate about what Markush... Read More

Equity Rollovers in M&A Transactions
Negotiating and Structuring Rollovers; Tax Considerations for Buyers and Sellers
October 27, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide deal counsel in 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

Colossus, Xactimate, AI, and Other Insurance Adjustment Software: Maximizing Auto Accident...
October 27, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will examine Colossus and similar claims adjustment software used by insurers to evaluate auto accident claims. The panel, which includes James Mathis, who implemented the program on which TEACH and Colossus is based and then taught Colossus to insurers, will discuss recent updates u... Read More

Enforceability of Intercreditor Agreements in Bankruptcy: Maximizing Recovery for First an...
October 28, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide commercial finance counsel in drafting intercreditor agreements and those seeking to enforce or resist intercreditor agreements during bankruptcy proceedings. The panel will discuss ways that first lien and second lien lenders can best protect their economic interests in t... Read More

Recent CERCLA Decisions: Complexities of Contribution Claims, Arranger Liability, Divisibi...
October 28, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will discuss the latest key appellate and Supreme Court CERCLA decisions, provide insights into lessons from the courts for environmental counsel and their clients going forward, and offer best practices for handling CERCLA issues. Read More

Care Coordination, Clinical Integration, Group Practices and Research, Oh, My: Designing H...
Care Coordination, Clinical Integration, and Research
October 28, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel and advisers on the emerging trends in financial incentives for physicians and other providers and the pitfalls in properly documenting, structuring, and implementing them. The panel will review the relevant changes to the Stark and Anti-Kickback Statute... Read More

Defending Work-Product Status and Attorney-Client Privilege of Forensic Reports
Equipping Commercial Litigators to Protect Incident Investigations and Related Communicati...
October 28, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will explore how to avoid producing through discovery an incident-response report prepared for litigation and how commercial litigators can consult with experts in preparation for litigation while safeguarding the work product and attorney-client privilege. The panel will discuss the... Read More

Litigating Trade Secret Misappropriation Claims: Pursuing Claims Against Former Employees...
Drafting Continuing Obligations and Cease and Desist Letters; Pursuing Ex Parte Seizure Or...
October 28, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will discuss pursuing trade secret misappropriation cases against former employees and/or their new employers. The panel will discuss court interpretations of federal trade secret laws and best practices for counsel when issuing continuing obligations letters and cease and desist let... Read More

Taxation of Foreign Pensions: Application of IRC 402(b) and Avoiding Penalties for Noncomp...
Tax Rules Governing Foreign Pension Accounts, Foreign vs. U.S. Qualified Plans, Use of Tax...
October 28, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and ERISA attorneys a detailed analysis of the tax rules governing foreign pension accounts, with a specific focus on avoiding penalties for noncompliance. The webinar will go beyond the basics to offer useful practice pointers on the application of IRC 4... Read More

Curing Title Defects Under the 2021 Revised ALTA Owners and Loan Policies: Identifying and...
Liens, Judgments, Rights of Third Parties, and Breaks in Chain of Title
October 28, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide real estate counsel with a review of the 2021 revisions to the ALTA Owner's and Loan Policies, particularly the revised endorsements and addenda. The panel will review how these revisions affect the ability to cure title defects arising from judgments and liens, defects... Read More

Lawyer-Created Class Actions: Defeating, Dismissing, and Defending Standing, Causation, Ty...
October 28, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide class action defense lawyers in exposing the lawyer-driven features of the case and how the defense can leverage those at each stage of the litigation. The program will also explore how recent cases regarding standing in federal court may support defeating class actions b... Read More

Renewable Energy Projects: Negotiating Power Purchase Agreements
Structuring Terms to Meet State and Federal Renewable Power Standards and Address Related...
November 2, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide counsel to companies involved in renewable energy projects to identify and understand the critical terms and effectively negotiate and structure power purchase agreements (PPAs). The panel will discuss key provisions of PPAs for buyers and sellers, highlight the difference... Read More

Patent Protection and Bypass Continuation Applications: Evaluating Benefits and Risks, Nav...
November 2, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on the use of bypass continuation applications. The panel will discuss the advantages of using the application along with the potential risks. The panel will also offer best practices for using the bypass application and navigating the process. Read More

Tax Considerations in Trust Terminations, Modifications, and Decanting: Federal and State...
November 2, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning counsel with an in-depth analysis of the tax implications for trust terminations, modifications, and decanting. The panel will describe the various trust modification methods, address federal and state law issues, and offer planning strategies under curr... Read More

Drafting Software and Technology Reseller and Distributor Agreements: Best Practices for N...
Payment Risks, Value Added Resellers, Mixed Models, Termination
November 2, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on drafting and negotiating key contractual provisions in software and technology reseller and distributor agreements. The panel will discuss clauses to include in the agreements and strategies to avoid common contracting pitfalls. Read More

Employee-Created Intellectual Property: Securing Ownership Rights in a Remote Working Envi...
Structuring Assignment Agreements and Third-Party Contractor Agreements, Navigating Carve-...
November 2, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide IP counsel with guidance on securing ownership to IP created by employees or independent contractors. The panel will discuss strategies for structuring employee assignment agreements and third-party contractor agreements. The panel will also address key provisions, carve... Read More

Warehouse Lines of Credit: Drafting Financing Agreements, Custodial Agreements, Reps and W...
Perfecting a Security Interest in Mortgage Loans, Analyzing Repurchase Obligations, Bankru...
November 2, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE program will examine how a warehouse line of credit is documented between a mortgage loan originator and its warehouse lender, the representations and warranties made by the loan originator, and the remedies for breaches. The panel will also discuss the perfection of the lender's security i... Read More

Pollution Exclusion in CGL Policies: Clarifying the Exclusion to Avoid Litigation and Cove...
November 2, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide insurance counsel through the many different forms of "pollution exclusion" clauses in commercial general liability (CGL) policies, explore why they exclude many types of losses not caused by hazardous materials, review differing court interpretations of the exclusion, and... Read More

Right-Sizing M&A Documentation for Smaller Deals: Distinguishing Relevant From Unnecessary...
Comparing ABA Long and Short Form Acquisition Agreements
November 3, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will look at how to take a standard "long-form" stock purchase agreement or asset purchase agreement and curate it to more appropriately fit smaller ($10 million or less) deals. The panel will also include practical tips and tricks for efficiently documenting and closing smaller deal... Read More

Medical Staff Bylaws: Pandemic and Compliance Updates
November 3, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will prepare healthcare counsel to advise and guide healthcare providers, medical staff, and hospitals working towards medical staff bylaws compliance with Joint Commission standards, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Conditions of Participation, National Practitioner... Read More

Return to the Workplace Employment Policies: Masking, Distancing, and Vaccine Requirements
EEOC and OSHA Guidance, State and Local Regulations
November 3, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will focus on the employment issues related to the current reopening of the economy, the increased transmission of the COVID-19 virus via the Delta variant, and return to workplace policies. The panelist will address the legal issues of implementing a vaccine requirement, employee co... Read More

Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Reps, Warranties, and Indemnification Clauses...
Key Considerations: SECURE Act, CARES Act, Impact of the Pandemic on Benefits and Compensa...
November 3, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course 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. The p... Read More

Hotel Management Agreements: Navigating Fees, Exclusivity, Approval Rights, Finance Provis...
November 3, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will cover topics of central importance to counsel preparing or reviewing hotel management agreements from a range of perspectives--whether as counsel to the owner, operator, lender, or potential acquirer. Read More

Modifying AIA Contract Documents: Advanced Strategies for Owners, Developers, and Contract...
November 3, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide construction counsel with advanced strategies for amending and modifying standard AIA contract documents. The panel will outline how counsel for owners, developers, and contractors can best modify these standard construction agreements--including drafting global riders t... Read More

Deposing Truck Drivers and Trucking Company Representatives in Injury Cases
Questioning Deponents, Using Demonstrative Exhibits, Raising and Defending Objections, Dea...
November 4, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course 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 exhibi... Read More

Tortious Interference With Contracts, Business Relations, and Economic Advantage: Proving...
Navigating the Complexities of Claims Alleging Intentional and Improper Business Disruptio...
November 4, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will examine proving and defending tortious interference with contract, tortious interference with business relations, and tortious interference with economic advantage. These claims arise when a person intentionally disrupts a formal agreement between two parties or when a third par... Read More

Seller Due Diligence in Commercial Property Sales: Premise Liability, Zoning Permits, Cons...
November 4, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will answer concerns that real estate counsel must consider when representing sellers in real estate transactions. The panel will address the issues that sellers often overlook, which may position sellers to minimize liabilities and have greater flexibility to move on from deals wit... Read More

Private Equity Real Estate Fund Formation: Capital Raising, Regulatory Issues, and Negotia...
Capital Contributions, Allocation of Profits/Losses, Clawbacks, Return of Capital, Fees, C...
November 4, 2021 CLE Webinar

This CLE course 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 impact fund managers and investors regarding fees and expenses, co-investments, and co... Read More

Functional Claiming for Software Patents: Leveraging Recent Court Treatment
Surviving 112(f) and Disclosing Functional Basis for Software to Meet Heightened Standard...
November 4, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course 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

Tax Implications of Cryptocurrency Mining: IRS Guidance, Entity Structures, Tax Traps, Ide...
November 4, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel, accountants, and other advisers with a critical analysis of IRS tax treatment of cryptocurrency mining and reporting obligations. The panel will discuss the IRS position on the tax treatment of cryptocurrency, analyze IRS monitoring to increase complian... Read More

Greenhouse Gas Regulation: 2020 AIM Act and International Restrictions and Phasedowns of H...
Calculations for Baselines, Establishments of Production and Allowance Mechanisms
November 9, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will advise environmental counsel on recently issued rules on hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) regulation. The panel will discuss the calculations for baselines and establishments of production and allowance mechanisms. The panel will address the allowance system for the production and consu... Read More

Firearms in Estate Administration: Legal Issues, Executor Liability, Transferring Title I...
Understanding Gun Legal Designations, In-State and Out-of-State Transfers, Use of Gun Trus...
November 9, 2021 CLE Webinar

This CLE course will guide estate planners and administrators on managing the legal challenges of firearms in estate and trust administration. The panel will discuss federal gun laws and firearm designations, issues for beneficiaries inheriting guns, in-state and out-of-state transfers, and legal ow... Read More

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...
November 9, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will explore and guide trial lawyers on the use of statistical analyses in class litigation. Read More

Structuring Targeted Partnership Tax Allocations: Complying With IRC 704(b)
Determining Substantial Economic Effect, Distinguishing Targeted and Regulatory Allocation...
November 9, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and advisers with the guidance necessary to implement targeted partnership tax allocations correctly. The panel will explain the complex requirements of IRC 704(b) and provide best practices for maximizing the tax benefits of targeting partnership allocat... Read More

Renewable Energy Projects: Structuring REC Purchase and Sale Agreement, Interconnection Ag...
Negotiating Key Provisions, Navigating Regulatory Timelines and Requirements
November 9, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course 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

Structuring Trademark Clearance Opinions
Assessing Search Results to Identify Infringements, Overcoming Clearance Challenges, Prepa...
November 9, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide 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 clearance opinions. Read More

Drafting Arbitration Clauses: Applicable Law, Procedural Rules, Arbitrator Fees, Remote Ar...
November 9, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide counsel with best practices in drafting arbitration clauses in commercial agreements. The panel will discuss how to clarify terminology while utilizing clear and precise language, what applicable law and procedural rules to include, how to incorporate remote arbitration,... Read More

Resolving Insurer's Settlement Dilemmas When Policy Limits Are Insufficient: Multiple Insu...
November 9, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will discuss how an insurer's duty to settle may be impacted by two difficult but recurring situations: (1) when multiple claimants are competing for insufficient policy limits against an insured, and (2) when a claimants from a single occurrence will release fewer than all of multip... Read More

Redressing Financial Exploitation of the Elderly in Late-Life Romance
Wealth Protection, Preservation, Recovery, and Restitution in Blended Family Disputes
November 9, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare family law and fiduciary litigation practitioners to handle undue influence and financial exploitation claims involving individuals who have entered or are being enticed into late-in-life romantic relationships or marriages, often brought by adult children of a prior ma... Read More

Federal Tort Claims Act Cases: Recovering for Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, and Pr...
Limits on the Independent Contractor and Discretionary Function Exceptions
November 10, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will instruct personal injury attorneys on the prerequisites for filing suit under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) and how to defeat the government's motions to dismiss or for summary judgment based on the "independent contractor" and the "discretionary function" exceptions to the... Read More

Completion Guaranties in Construction Lending: Key Provisions for Lenders and Guarantors
November 10, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will examine key provisions found in a construction completion guaranty and selected points that are subject to negotiation. Read More

Corporate Practice of Medicine and Fee-Splitting: Ensuring Compliance With the Prohibition...
November 10, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel through the corporate practice of medicine and fee-splitting prohibitions. The panel will examine how different states address the challenges presented by the prohibitions. The panel will also offer best practices for navigating the prohibitions to ensur... Read More

Trademark Enforcement: Analyzing Claims, Crafting Cease and Desist Letters, Monitoring Mar...
November 10, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will prepare counsel to trademark owners to develop and implement effective trademark enforcement strategies. The panel will review recent developments that may impact trademark enforcement efforts. Read More

Syndicated Finance Transactions: Documentation and Trading, Key Provisions, LSTA Forms
November 10, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will examine the critical provisions of credit agreements and secondary trading documents currently used in the loan syndication market. The panel discussion will focus on standard loan forms promulgated by the Loan Syndications and Trading Association (LSTA). LSTA trading confirmati... Read More

Shareholder Disclosure Issues in M&A Transactions: Notice and Appraisal Rights, Materialit...
November 10, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will discuss the disclosure obligations of directors and officers when obtaining shareholder consent to a private company merger. The panel will discuss the duty to notify shareholders, information that should be provided about a pending transaction, omissions that can be materially... Read More

Chapter 11 Plan Third-Party Release Provisions: Structuring or Objecting to Non-Debtor Rel...
November 10, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will discuss the current treatment of consensual and nonconsensual third-party releases in Chapter 11 reorganization plans. The panel discussion will include current approaches to incorporating release and discharge provisions into a Chapter 11 plan, what constitutes consent for vari... Read More

DOL Investigations of Employee Benefit Plans: Responding to Enforcement Actions, Audits, a...
November 10, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will prepare employee benefits counsel to represent plan fiduciaries and sponsors facing Department of Labor (DOL) investigations or lawsuits. Our experienced panel will discuss how to navigate the investigation process, offer practice pointers on working with the Employee Benefits S... Read More

Hospitality Industry and Labor Concerns: Rehiring Former Employees, Hiring and Discriminat...
Best Practices for Hotel and Restaurant Employers to Minimize and Defend Employee Claims
November 10, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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

Invalidity Opinions in Patent Litigation: Shielding Against Liability
Reducing Exposure to Enhanced Damages, Attorney-Client Privilege Implications
November 11, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide patent counsel with guidance on using invalidity opinions in defense of patent infringement claims. The panel will discuss the issue of waiver of the attorney-client privilege and other factors when considering invalidity opinions. The panel will provide best practices f... Read More

Insurance and Indemnity Provisions in Commercial Real Estate Contracts: PSAs, Leases, and...
November 11, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide insight into insurance and indemnification provisions in real estate purchase and sale agreements (PSAs), leases, and construction contracts. The panel will discuss current trends and practical strategies in negotiating and litigating these provisions. Read More

Drafting Client Engagement Agreements: Legal Ethics Considerations for Counsel
Leveraging the Agreement to Defend Against Disciplinary Actions and Malpractice Claims
November 11, 2021 CLE, CLE Ethics Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide attorneys regarding engagement agreements with their clients. These agreements can help avoid costly disputes down the line regarding the scope of representation, fees, conflicts of interests, and many other aspects of the attorney-client relationship. Familiarity with the... Read More

IC-DISC and FDII: U.S. Export Incentives Under Current Tax Law, Pricing Commissions, Struc...
Maximizing Tax Savings, Pass-Through Entities vs. C Corporations, Distributor Companies, a...
November 11, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE course 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), commi... Read More

In-House Counsel Communications: Protecting Attorney-Client Privilege and Work Product Wit...
Best Practices During Litigation for Internal Communications and Taking Employee Statement...
November 11, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will prepare counsel (in-house and outside) to protect the attorney-client privilege over confidential communications with company employees and representatives in investigations and litigation, including document discovery and depositions. The panel will discuss issues that arise re... Read More

Special Needs Trust Funding, Administration, and Termination: Key Trust Provisions, Tax Is...
November 11, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide an in-depth analysis of the key challenges of special needs trust (SNT) funding, administration, and termination, as well as pitfalls to avoid. The panel will discuss SNT funding options and the best assets to put in a trust, the use of life insurance and ILITs, tax iss... Read More

Modifying Public Employee Pension and Retirement Benefit Plans: Minimizing Litigation Risk...
November 16, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will review how to address the difficulties and litigation arising from modifying public employee pension and retirement benefit plans and the effects of recent court decisions and federal legislation on these issues. Read More

Private Fund Side Letters: Negotiating and Drafting Key Terms, Financing and Other Concern...
November 16, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will discuss the documentation of side letters between private fund managers and investment partners who need or demand terms that may vary from the underlying partnership agreement. The panel will examine most favored nation (MFN) clauses, transfer rights, excusal rights, special re... Read More

Structuring Preferred Equity Investments in Real Estate Ventures: Impact of True Equity vs...
Negotiating Deal Terms, Investor Return, Change in Control Provisions; Assessing Remedies,...
November 16, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will discuss structuring preferred equity investments (PEIs) from both the perspective of 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 mezzan... Read More

Orange Book Listing Recent Developments
Impact on Prosecution of Pharmaceutical U.S. Patent Applications, Subsequent Orange Book L...
November 16, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on recent Orange Book developments, including recent cases related to Orange Book listing practices and the implications for patent prosecution, listing, and litigation. The panel will examine, in particular, contemporary thought about Form 3542 and pitfalls... Read More

Renewable Energy and the New Infrastructure Bill: Opportunities, Requirements, and Potenti...
November 16, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide energy counsel an in-depth analysis of the U.S. Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and its impact on renewable energy. The panel will discuss key provisions of the Act for energy project development, finance, and requirements. The panel will discuss funding opportun... Read More

Insurer's Duty to Settle for Policy Limits When Defending Non-Covered Claims Under Reserva...
Avoiding Liability and Extracontractual Damages
November 16, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide attorneys through one of the most challenging of all issues: whether to settle for the policy limits while defending a potentially non-covered claim under a reservation of rights when taking into account almost certain damages exceeding policy limits. In addition to exist... Read More

Climate Change and Extreme Weather Events: Mitigating Risks and Emergency Response Plannin...
Release Reporting, Site Remediation, Permits and Emergency Authorizations
November 16, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will advise environmental counsel on the legal considerations and management of issues presented by catastrophic weather events and climate change. The panel will discuss creating emergency response plans for weather, impacts on regulatory standards and response to upset conditions,... Read More

Negotiating SaaS Agreements: Key Contract Provisions and Protections
Data Ownership, Access, and Security; Service Level Agreements; Limitations and Warranties...
November 16, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the latest trends in drafting and negotiating Software as a Service (SaaS) agreements. The panel will discuss critical issues in negotiations and contract provisions and offer strategies to avoid common contracting pitfalls. Read More

Trustee's Obligation to Inform Beneficiaries: Avoiding Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims
Reconciling Discrepancies Between Trust Document and State Law, Navigating State Statutes...
November 16, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a thorough and practical guide to navigating trustees' duties to inform beneficiaries and report trust existence and performance. The panel will address the essential obligations that advisers to fiduciaries need to grasp and me... Read More

E-Signatures and Electronic Documents in Commercial Lending: Complying With ESIGN, UETA, I...
Navigating Issues of Enforceability, Authentication of E-Signatures, and Admissibility
November 17, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide counsel with an examination of recent legal trends and developments impacting commercial documentation and signatures sent via email, text messaging, or other forms of electronic communication, focusing on loan documentation. The panel will examine legal and practical is... Read More

Dram Shop Liability: Bar, Restaurant, and Individual Exposure for Over-Serving Customers a...
November 17, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will familiarize counsel with the panoply of dram shop liability issues. These issues include the substantive bases of liability under dram shop acts, the procedural steps required under those statutes, statutory interpretation issues, and insurance coverage factors. Read More

M&A Bridge Financing: Key Terms and Structuring Considerations
Timing, Fees, Conversion Features, Securities Demands, Flex Rights, Remedies
November 17, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will examine the structural components and key terms of bridge financing in mergers and acquisitions. The panel will discuss factors to consider in negotiating a bridge loan commitment and how the bridge loan can impact the ultimate financial structure of the transaction. Read More

Chapter 11 Treatment of Executive Compensation and Bonuses
Structuring Approvable KEIPs and KERPs, Surviving Objections
November 17, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar is about key employee incentive plans (KEIPs), key employee retention plans (KERPs), and other executive compensation payments before, during, or after Chapter 11 bankruptcies. The panel will discuss the thin line between Bankruptcy Code Sections 503(c)(1) and (c)(3), how to create... Read More

Construction and Cyber Threats: Risks From Reliance on Technology for Planning, Design, an...
Cyber Insurance and Surety Bonds, Damages From Down Time, Breach of IP and Bid Data, Workf...
November 17, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will advise construction counsel about the growing risks of cyberattacks in the construction industry, spotlighting the recent ransomware attacks on Bird Construction and other construction companies. The panel will discuss how to recognize, address, and attempt to ward off cyber thr... Read More

Key 2020-21 NLRB Rulings and Reversals Impacting Non-Union and Union Employers
Reinstated Handbook Rules Under Boeing, Whistleblower Protections, Union Protections
November 17, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide labor and employment counsel with a review of the latest rulings and NLRB enforcement initiatives. The panel will discuss the impact of the NLRB's decisions and strategies for employers--both non-union and union--to comply with National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) obliga... Read More

ERISA Remedies: Key Enforcement Provisions and Scope of Equitable Relief for Benefit Claim...
Statutory and Plan Provision Violations, Section 502(a)(1)(B), Relief Under 502(a)(3), Lim...
November 17, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide employee benefits counsel with a detailed analysis of the types of remedies available under ERISA for benefit claims. The panel will discuss equitable relief under Section 502(a)(3), other key enforcement provisions under ERISA, the scope of relief, procedural strategies... Read More

CFIUS and Non-Notified Transactions: Managing the Non-Notified Process, Increased Risk for...
November 17, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide counsel to U.S. businesses accepting foreign investments on the CFIUS process to review non-notified transactions. The panel will examine recent CFIUS scrutiny of non-notified transactions and offer best practices for managing the non-notified process and the increased ris... Read More

Subject Matter Eligibility and AI: USPTO Guidance, Court and PTAB Treatment, Meeting Eligi...
November 18, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on subject matter eligibility issues in AI patents. The panel will examine the most recent USPTO eligibility standard and how to address it. The panel will also discuss how the courts and the PTAB have addressed subject matter eligibility in AI cases. The p... Read More

Piercing the Corporate Veil: Single Business Enterprise Theory After the Mortimer Decision
November 18, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide corporate counsel with guidance on piercing the corporate veil under the single business enterprise theory. The panel will address the increased potential liability for related businesses and the expanded circumstances under which the court may disregard the corporate f... Read More

Product Designs and Packaging Protection: Leveraging Trade Dress, Design Patent and Copyri...
Overcoming the Challenges of Protecting the Look and Feel of Products and Packaging
November 18, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on protecting product designs and packaging. The panel will review current case law and discuss the unique challenges of packaging and product design protection and the options available to overcome them. The panel will provide practical guidance for leveraging... Read More

Tax Issues for Family Offices: Structuring Options, Income Tax Planning, Allocations, Inve...
November 18, 2021 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax attorneys and tax professionals an in-depth analysis of key tax considerations for family offices under current tax law and discuss the potential impact of proposed legislation. The panel will discuss cases and legislation impacting the family office industry, co... Read More

Rights of First Refusal, Rights of First Offer, Options to Purchase: Key Provisions for Cl...
November 18, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

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

Mezzanine Foreclosure in Real Estate Finance: UCC Article 9, Mortgage and Intercreditor Co...
Redefining a "Commercially Reasonable" Sale During and After the Pandemic
November 22, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will examine the mezzanine foreclosure process, including notice, publication, and the commercial reasonableness standard under UCC Article 9. The panel will discuss threshold issues such as property due diligence, certificated interests and UCC policies, and intercreditor agreement... Read More

Structuring Risk Allocation Through Remedies Clauses: Special, Indirect, and Consequential...
November 22, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will advise counsel on negotiating and structuring remedy provisions contained in commercial contracts, as well as the considerations for such provisions in the current economic environment. Read More

Hybrid Renewable Energy Projects: Deal Structures, Finance, Easements and Other Property R...
November 23, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide energy counsel guidance on the real estate, financing, and regulatory compliance challenges in developing hybrid renewable energy projects. The panel will discuss key compliance challenges in combining energy storage facilities with solar and wind generation or photovol... Read More

Voluntary Disclosure of Foreign Assets: Current Challenges for Noncompliant U.S. Taxpayers
Options for Compliance, Avoiding Penalties and Potential Criminal Prosecution
November 23, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

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, alternative compliance options after the IRS' termination of the Offshore... Read More

AI and Telehealth: Addressing Licensing, Informed Consent, Privacy, Liability, and Other L...
November 23, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on artificial intelligence (AI) in telehealth and the associated legal issues that arise. The panel will discuss the benefits and risks of AI in telehealth and offer best practices for navigating the legal challenges. Read More

Cross-Examination of the Sympathetic Plaintiff in a Personal Injury Case: Plaintiff and De...
November 23, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will equip trial lawyers to handle the challenging task of cross-examining a plaintiff claiming significant injury. Defense counsel is between a rock and a hard place: push too hard in the wrong way and create sympathy for the plaintiff; hold back too much and the defense fails to p... Read More

Mixed-Use Development: Structuring Air Rights Condominiums and Other Common Interest Commu...
Optimal Legal Structures and Core Drafting Challenges; Minimizing Potential Warranty Claim...
November 23, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course 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 the governance of these projects. Read More

UCC Security Interests in Proceeds of Collateral: Perfection, Priority, and Impact of Debt...
November 23, 2021 CLE Webinar

This CLE course will provide finance counsel with a thorough understanding of UCC and Bankruptcy Code treatment of security interests in the proceeds of original collateral. In addition, the panel will discuss recent legal developments and special issues concerning attachment, perfection, and the pr... Read More

Employment Practices Liability Insurance: Mitigating Risks Due to Harassment, Wrongful Ter...
Limitations on Coverage, Loss of Control Over Counsel and Settlement
November 23, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will advise employment counsel and in-house attorneys on the latest developments in employment practices liability insurance (EPLI) and how EPLI can be best utilized to protect an employer's interests. The panel will provide a practical briefing on the types of claims that EPLI can... Read More

Employer-Sponsored Health Plan Federal Regulation: ACA, COBRA, ADA, GINA, CAA, MHPAEA, Rep...
November 23, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide ERISA counsel, fiduciaries, and administrators on federal regulation reporting requirements and compliance challenges. The panel will discuss critical issues plan sponsors and administrators face, the impact of the Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA) of 2021, new mental... Read More

Lost Chance Doctrine in Medical Malpractice Cases: Evolving Standards of Proof and Damages...
November 23, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will review the "loss of chance" doctrine endorsed in one form or another by the substantial and growing majority of states, the different approaches taken by courts nationwide, how it is evolving, and evidentiary considerations. Read More

Advanced Gifting Strategies for Estate Planners: Balancing Income and Transfer Tax Benefit...
November 23, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planners guidance on key gifting strategies for individuals and couples under current tax law and the impact of potential tax law changes. The panel will discuss mechanisms for balancing income and transfer tax benefits, key gifting considerations, asset selectio... Read More

Planning for Reduction of Estate Tax Exemptions: Strategies for Clients Who Do Not or Soon...
Gift Tax Effective Rates vs. Estate Tax Effective Rates, Net, Net Gifts, GRATs, IDGTs, and...
November 30, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to trusts and estates attorneys on planning strategies in light of the possible fall in the estate tax exemption. The panelist will discuss key considerations for clients who do not or soon will not have available exemptions, gift tax effective rates vs. estate... Read More

Federal Class Actions: How, When, and Whether to Raise Personal Jurisdiction and Article I...
Litigation Strategies for Addressing the Recent Confounding Issues Affecting Certification
November 30, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will offer class action lawyers direction and best strategies for addressing the most confounding issues regarding standing and personal jurisdiction and provide guidance regarding how, when, and whether to raise personal jurisdiction and Article III standing defenses in federal cla... Read More

Influencer and Celebrity Marketing Partnerships: Sponsored Content for Brand Growth
November 30, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP and brand counsel on the issues arising from creating and exploiting sponsored content. The panel will address the use of third-party IP within sponsored content, content ownership, and content licensing for various uses by the brand. The panel will also discuss the in... Read More

Food Hall and Entertainment Use Leasing: Practical Considerations, Key Provisions for Land...
November 30, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will explore the unique issues facing landlords and tenants negotiating leases for food halls and entertainment uses--from motion picture theaters to concert venues to sports arenas. Our panel will advise on how best to draft basic lease provisions, construction issues, percentage re... Read More

Appellate Advocacy and Citing Authority in Briefs and Oral Argument: Advanced Issues
Special Justifications for Not Following a Higher Court, Citing a Lower Court Persuasively...
November 30, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide appellate lawyers to refine authority's compelling and persuasive deployment in briefs and oral arguments and review why authority should be handled differently in these separate settings. The panel will discuss resisting the "more is better" trap, recognizing when the de... Read More

Patent Cooperation Treaty: Amending International Applications, Curing Defects, Rectifying...
November 30, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide patent practitioners through the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) and its amendment process. The panel will discuss amending claims, specifications, and drawings, as well as correcting errors and defects in the application. The panel will also discuss how to use the PCT to... Read More

Drafting Litigation Opt-Out Provisions in Commercial Contracts: Limiting Costly and Time-C...
Conditions Precedent, Anti-Assignment, Choice of Law, and Limitation of Remedies Provision...
November 30, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with practical tips to draft commercial agreements with enforcement litigation opt-out provisions. The panel will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using these clauses and how proper use can save clients time, money, and reduce the risk of appeals. Read More

Insurer Bad Faith Setup Defense and Reverse Bad Faith Claims: Insurer vs. Policyholder Per...
Insurer Defenses Against Policyholders in Bad Faith Litigation
November 30, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine how counsel for insurers can recognize when a third-party plaintiff attempts to "set up" the insurer for a bad faith claim. The panel will address what insurers can do to avoid this trap, counterclaims, and relevant affirmative defenses based on the plaintiff's fraudule... Read More

Solar Financing Tax Equity Structures: Sale-Leasebacks, Inverted Leases, and Partnership F...
Choosing the Right Structure, Weighing Advantages and Drawbacks of Various Structures
November 30, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

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 financing. Read More

New EPA Guidance and Enforcement on Regional Haze State Implementation Plans
Impact on Manufacturers of Meaningful Reductions in Visibility-Impairing Pollutants
November 30, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide environmental attorneys on how state implementation plans (SIPs) in various states are beginning to take shape, the Biden administration's new guidance and likely approach to control requirements, and how companies can meet the requirements or seek compliance exceptions. Read More

Medicare in Personal Injury Claim Settlements: Complying With Reporting Requirements and S...
December 1, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide to counsel settling personal injury claims while complying with the Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Extension Act (MMSEA) Section 111 reporting requirements and satisfying Medicare Parts A and B liens with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Read More

Racial Diversity and Employment Policies: Enforcement of First Amendment, Title VII, the N...
Anti-Discrimination Policies, Restrictions on Activities Outside Employment and Social Med...
December 1, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide employment counsel with guidance on how to best create a safe and supportive work environment for Black employees, employees of color, and other minority employees and to address the demands of the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement by changing company policies and practi... Read More

The Wells Process and Voluntary Requests for Information in SEC Investigations: Responding...
December 1, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine three critical phases of the SEC investigation process and how securities counsel should navigate each phase. The panel will discuss responding to voluntary requests for information and SEC subpoenas, using the Wells process to prevent or limit the scope of a potential... Read More

Due Diligence in Healthcare Transactions: Mitigating Risks
Provider Agreements, Licenses and Certificates of Need, Change of Ownership, Compliance an...
December 1, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel in healthcare transactions on due diligence measures that effectively identify and mitigate risks and liabilities. The panel will discuss the legal issues to address in healthcare due diligence, including key healthcare risk areas and requirements, compliance prog... Read More

Using Delaware Statutory Trusts in Real Estate Investments: Opportunities and Legal Risks
Structuring and Financing the DST, Advantages Over TIC Ownership, Preserving 1031 Tax Trea...
December 1, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide real estate finance and tax counsel with a review of 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 DSTs and discuss the key tax issues associated wit... Read More

Phase-Out of LIBOR: Implementing Replacement Rates for Floating Rate Loans and Derivatives
December 2, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the scheduled phase-out of LIBOR (London Interbank Offered Rate) at the end of 2021. The panel will address alternative rates and provisions recommended by the Alternative Reference Rate Committee (ARRC) of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the steps that lenders... Read More

Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Compliance in Joint Ventures and Consortia: Minimizing FCPA...
December 2, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide counsel for companies in international joint ventures (JVs) or consortia through effective compliance programs to minimize Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) risks. The panel will examine the unique FCPA issues, offer best practices to mitigate risks, and review strategi... Read More

Bankruptcy-Proof Finance and Safe Harbor Agreements: Bypassing the Automatic Stay and Othe...
December 2, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide bankruptcy counsel regarding the treatment of safe harbor agreements in bankruptcy, potential pitfalls related to safe harbor agreements, and how to avoid them. Read More

Discovery on Discovery: Disputes About a Litigant’s Efforts to Search for, Locate, Preserv...
December 2, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will address a litigant's pursuit of discovery regarding an adversary's efforts to search for, locate, preserve and collect relevant ESI (a/k/a "discovery on discovery") including: (1) the interplay between cooperation and transparency in discovery; (2) recent judicial decisions addr... Read More

Business Interruption and First-Party Property Coverage After Hurricanes, Floods: Issues f...
Flood Exclusions, Concurrent Causation, Business Interruption Losses, and Off-Premises Cov...
December 7, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will address issues faced by insurers and policyholders responding to claimed losses arising from natural disasters like Hurricane Ida under commercial first-party property policies, including coverage disputes concerning claims due to business interruption at the insured site and du... Read More

Divorce: Dividing Asset Appreciation, Proving and Valuing Passive vs. Active Efforts
December 7, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will address questions about distributing the appreciated value of assets in a divorce, property division, and best evidence strategies. The program will discuss how to assert a claim to the appreciation of separate assets, including burdens of proof for demonstrating passive and act... Read More

Navigating the IRS Penalty Abatement Procedures for Foreign Information Reporting Noncompl...
Requesting Penalty Abatements for Failure to File Forms 5471, 5472, FATCA, and FBAR
December 7, 2021 CLE, CPE Webinar

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax attorneys and accountants with a detailed discussion of best practices for requesting relief of IRS penalties as a result of failing to time file required international information forms such as Forms 5471, 5472, 3520, 3520-8858, 8865, 926, and the FBAR. The pane... Read More

Discretionary Trust Distributions of Principal and Income: Avoiding Beneficiary Challenges...
December 7, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide trust planning counsel and fiduciary advisers with a thorough, practical guide to making discretionary distributions of principal or income from a discretionary trust. The panel will discuss liability risks involved for trustees making these distributions, review appropr... Read More

Municipal Public-Private Finance: Sponsoring Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-...
Enabling Legislation, Program Setup and Guidelines, Program Launch
December 7, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will equip counsel to advise state and local governments in structuring and launching a commercial property assessed clean energy (C-PACE) financing program. The panel will review different program structures and strategies for reducing the cost and time it takes to sponsor C-PACE pr... Read More

Internal Investigations of Employee Complaints and Misconduct: Mitigating Risks of Expande...
December 8, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course 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 guide how to properly and effectively conduct workplace inv... Read More

Noncompete Covenants in M&A: Structuring to Bind Sellers and Key Employees
Navigating State Laws and Recent Court Cases Regarding Enforceability
December 8, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will offer guidance in drafting noncompete clauses for both sellers and key employees in connection with the purchase and sale of a business. The panel will examine recent case law regarding the enforceability of non-competes in New York, Delaware, and California, and examine the imp... Read More

Attorney Investigation of CMV Accidents: Strategies for Identifying Key Issues, Recognizin...
December 8, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide attorneys for plaintiff or defense in the best strategies and practices for investigating a commercial motor vehicle case, with a particular focus on tractor-trailer accidents. The panel will discuss how counsel's leading or hands-on involvement in the investigation can i... Read More

GILTI High-Tax Exclusion: Sections 951A and 954 Rules for Individual and Non-C Corporation...
Treatment of CFC income, Reporting Requirements, Planning Techniques to Defer or Reduce GI...
December 9, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE course will guide tax professionals on the challenges of the global intangible low-taxed income (GILTI) provisions under current tax law and the recent GILTI high-tax exception. The panel will discuss IRS final regulations and the high-tax exception, treatment of controlled foreign corp... Read More

Homeowner Documents for Developers and Project Owners: Financial, Governance, Control, and...
Limitation of Liability, HOA Dues, Management Fees, Restrictions on Property Owners, Manag...
December 9, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to developers and project owners in structuring and drafting the essential financial, governance, control, and liability provisions of homeowners association (HOA) agreements. The panel will provide practical insights into strategies for preserving value for prope... Read More

Defending Class Actions Using Absent Class Member Discovery
Evaluating Whether to Seek Discovery of Class Members; Leveraging Evidence at Certificatio...
December 9, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course 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 disco... Read More

Rule 30(b)(6) Changes One Year Later: Eliminating Deficient Subject Lists and Securing Bet...
December 9, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine whether the 2020 amendments to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 30(b)(6) have produced the hoped for improvements in getting better prepared witnesses giving useful testimony with fewer discovery disputes. The panel will review the language of the prior and current rules... Read More

Pooled Trusts in Elder Law and Estate Planning: Requirements, Funding Options, SNTs vs. PS...
December 9, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide elder law and trusts and estates attorneys a detailed analysis of utilizing pooled trusts in special needs and estate planning. The panel will discuss the mechanics of pooled trusts, determining when to use a pooled trust, first-party and third-party trusts, funding opt... Read More

New Prop 65 Amendments: Supply Chain Compliance Polices, POS Warning, Additional Alcoholic...
December 14, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will address the second set of amendments to Proposition 65, a/k/a the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986. The ballot initiative relates to disclosure for consumer goods and the supply chain. The panel will address the additional requirements instituted by this new... Read More

Structuring Venture Capital Financing: Amended NVCA Model Agreements
Special Issues Faced by Certain Industries, Strategic Investors, and Foreign Investors
December 14, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will discuss structuring, negotiating, and documenting venture capital investments from term sheet to closing. The panel will also discuss recent changes to the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) Agreements and the extent to which model provisions may deviate from what is co... Read More

Use of AI In Employment Decisions: Legal Concerns in Hiring, Performance Management, and T...
December 15, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide employment counsel on the use of artificial intelligence (AI) to manage many facets of the employment lifecycle, including hiring, performance management, and termination decisions. The panel will discuss the use of automated technology to screen resumes, analyze video in... Read More

Tokenization of Commercial Real Estate: Offering and Trading Property Investments on the B...
December 15, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the process of creating a tokenized real estate offering and the risks and benefits for issuers and investors to consider in connection with a real estate token offering, its administration, and subsequent transfers. Read More

Private Company Acquisition Agreements: Drafting Reps and Warranties, Covenants, and Closi...
December 15, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course 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 impact the drafting of these critical deal t... Read More

Information Disclosure in Patent Prosecution: IDS Filings, Key Considerations, Strategies...
December 16, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on disclosing relevant information in patent prosecution and post-issuance patent proceedings such as supplemental examination. The panel will discuss the considerations for the elements of the information disclosure statements, including the information dis... Read More

Structuring Complex Easement Agreements in Commercial Real Estate Deals
Negotiating Use Rights and Restrictions for Air Space, Mixed-Use Developments, Retail Comp...
December 16, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to draft complex easement agreements for mixed-use and commercial developments, including development and air rights issues. Read More

In-House Counsel and Legal Ethics: Recent and Recurring Issues
Applicability of Rules, Conflicts of Interest, Confidentiality, Representation Issues, Dis...
December 16, 2021 CLE, CLE Ethics Live Webinar

This CLE course will provide in-house counsel with guidance on the best practices for compliance with ethical rules and how the decisions in several recent ethics cases have attempted to clarify the obligations as both an employee of and adviser to the business, which serves as the client. Read More

UCC Article 9 Update on Searching and Filing: Best Practices for Secured Lenders
December 16, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will outline best practices for secured lenders regarding filing and searching methods under the Article 9 filing rules. The program will also address recent case law developments. Read More

Phaseout of LIBOR: Navigating the Final Stages, Implementing Alternative Reference Rates,...
December 20, 2021 CLE Webinar

This CLE course will discuss the scheduled phaseout of LIBOR (London Interbank Offered Rate) and outline steps real estate and commercial finance counsel must take now to ensure that agreements tied to LIBOR transition appropriately to a new benchmark rate. The panel will discuss how the recent anno... Read More

The Stark and the Anti-Kickback Final Regulations: Implications for Healthcare Organizatio...
Meeting New Compliance Requirements, Navigating the New Value-Based Framework, Changes to...
December 21, 2021 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel through the Stark Law, the Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS), and the Civil Monetary Penalty (CMP) Law final rules. The panel will discuss how these changes will impact healthcare providers and others in the healthcare industry. Read More

Resolving ERISA Liens and Reimbursement Claims in Personal Injury Cases
Narrowing Claims and Challenging Unreasonable Charges
January 5, 2022 CLE Webinar

This CLE course will give personal injury attorneys practical tips for negotiating and resolving ERISA liens and claims for reimbursement against personal injury settlements to maximize recovery for their clients. Read More

Restrictions on Noncompetes: New FTC Regs on Wage and Hour Workers
Enforceability of Recent Executive Order to Promote Competition
October 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise employment counsel on the executive order that President Biden signed regarding noncompete agreements. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has recently released regulations to curtail the use of noncompete clauses and other clauses or agreements that may limit worker mobil... Read More

Patent Asset Transfers: Tax Implications of Patent Sale, License, Cost Share Arrangement,...
October 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel involved in patent asset transfers, providing a high level overview of tax ownership issues and the tax implications of different types of transfers, including select issues under U.S. tax law such as GILTI and FDII. The panel will address how to ensure the patent... Read More

Class Action Attorneys Fees In Rules 23(e) and 23(h): Calculation, Allocation, and Valuati...
October 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the requirements of Federal Rule 23(e)(C)(iii) and 23(h) and how the proponents of a class action settlement can show that the proposed attorneys' fees are fair and reasonable under the circumstances. The program will also explore how this balancing requirement may offer... Read More

Secured Lending to Foreign Borrowers: UCC Perfection, Enforcement Risks, and Conflict-of-L...
October 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) provisions applicable to cross-border financing transactions and discuss some of the enforcement and conflict-of-laws challenges lenders and finance counsel should understand when structuring a secured transaction involving a foreign obl... Read More

Inclusion of Capital Gains in Distributable Net Income for Trusts and Estates: Allocations...
Fiduciary Accounting Rules, Treas. Reg. Section 643(a)-3(b) Provisions, State Unitrust Rul...
October 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide trust, estates, and tax counsel an in-depth analysis of the rules and practices covering the inclusion of capital gains in distributable net income (DNI) for trusts and estates. The panel will review the requirements within trust documents to allow treating capital gains... Read More

Medical Office Leases: Navigating New Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute, Operational Restri...
Drafting to Address Reciprocal Easements, Ground Leases, HIPAA, ADA, and Environmental Iss...
October 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 develop agreements that qualify for an exemption under the federal Stark Law and a safe harbor unde... Read More

Structuring Medicaid Asset Protection Trusts: Medicaid Eligibility, Look-Back Rules, Basis...
October 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide elder law counsel in-depth guidance on structuring Medicaid asset protection trusts (MAPTs) to benefit their clients' Medicaid eligibility and tax planning needs. Our panel will discuss common pitfalls of utilizing trusts in elder law, look-back requirements, income tax... Read More

Buyer Protection Provisions in M&A Purchase Agreements Beyond Indemnification, Reps and Wa...
Purchase Price Adjustments, Contingent Payments, Accounts Receivable Repurchase, Inventory...
October 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide deal counsel in negotiating and drafting provisions in private M&A purchase agreements that provide protections to buyers after the transaction is consummated beyond indemnification for breaches of representations and warranties. The panel will outline approaches for purch... Read More

Construction Contracts and Liquidated Damage Provisions: Qualifying Factors, Unenforceable...
October 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise construction counsel on the best practices in negotiating a liquidated damage provision in a construction contract. The panel will discuss how to quantify proper damages, when the compensation is proper damages versus an unenforceable penalty, and how to avoid claims of m... Read More

New IRS Correction Rules for Retirement Plans: Plan Administration, Remediation of Noncomp...
IRS Self-Correction Program, IRS and DOL Areas of Focus, Excessive Payments, Delinquent 40...
October 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employee benefits counsel, plan sponsors, and administrators guidance on identifying critical retirement plan issues and correction methods. The panel will discuss new IRS self-correction rules and procedures and the primary focus areas of IRS and DOL examinations and au... Read More

Fraudulent Transfers and the Subsequent Transferee Defense Under the Bankruptcy Code and U...
October 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the defense to a fraudulent transfer claim for subsequent transferees from the debtor, the requirements to meet the defense, the issue of value received in consideration for the transferred payment, and what can be recovered. Read More

IP Agreements: Structuring Indemnification and Limitation of Liability Provisions to Alloc...
October 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare counsel to IP owners, licensees, and licensors to protect their interests by allocating infringement risks during negotiations using indemnification and limitation of liability provisions in the agreement. The panel will offer best practices for negotiating and structuri... Read More

Spousal Depositions in Personal Injury Cases: Privileges, Dual Representation, Consortium...
October 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review how to take or defend one of the most important depositions in a personal injury lawsuit: the plaintiff's spouse. The panel will discuss the unique issues concerning privilege, dual representation of plaintiff and spouse, effective cross-examination of a sympathetic witne... Read More

Battery Energy Storage Systems: Procurement, Tax Equity, Financing Options, Owner and Offt...
October 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide energy counsel guidance on the procurement, financing, and regulatory challenges in deal structures for battery energy storage systems (BESS). The panel will discuss recent developments in BESS procurement, effective deal structures for financing, tax equity, owner and o... Read More

Impact of Blended Families on Estate Planning: Effective Trust Structures, Beneficiary Cha...
October 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planners with a deep and practical guide to blended families' trust and estate planning challenges. The panel will offer specific guidance on structuring spousal trusts, ensuring premarital and joint property is titled to avoid probate or beneficiary challenges, a... Read More

Divorce and Division of Stock Options and Restricted Stock Units
Identifying, Classifying, and Valuing Options and RSUs for Equitable Distribution and/or I...
October 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Pleading Requirements for Patent Infringement Amid Inconsistent Court Treatment
Applying Federal Circuit Factors, Understanding the Right Amount to Plead
October 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the pleading requirements in patent infringement cases. The panel will discuss what is the right amount when pleading patent infringement cases. The panel will discuss how the courts have addressed the issue and offer best practices for meeting the pleadi... Read More

Structuring Termination Clauses in Commercial Contracts: Force Majeure, Impossibility, Fru...
October 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide business counsel through legal concerns in negotiating termination and suspension provisions contained in commercial contracts drafted in a pre-pandemic world, as well as the considerations for such provisions in the post-pandemic economic environment. The panel will discu... Read More

Phaseout of LIBOR: Navigating the Final Stages, Implementing Alternative Reference Rates,...
October 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the scheduled phaseout of LIBOR (London Interbank Offered Rate) and outline steps real estate and commercial finance counsel must take now to ensure that agreements tied to LIBOR transition appropriately to a new benchmark rate. The panel will discuss how the recent anno... Read More

Banking and Cryptocurrency: Custody, Payments, AML, Reporting, Special Purpose Bank Charte...
October 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the legal issues and risks associated with bank adoption of cryptocurrency. The panel will discuss the mechanics of providing custody of digital assets, facilitating payments and reporting of transactions done on blockchain networks, AML and cybersecurity concerns, and t... Read More

Alternative Private Equity Structures: Continuation Funds, GP-Led Secondaries, and Permane...
Structuring and Negotiating Alternative Private Equity Structures for Investment Managers...
October 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze the current state of the investment market that has given rise to alternative private equity structures focused on liquidity, such as continuation funds, GP-led secondaries, and permanent capital vehicles. The panel will review the mechanics and the pros and cons of thes... Read More

Jury Selection in Employment Litigation: Preparing for Voir Dire, Identifying Bias, Levera...
October 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employment litigators with strategic techniques for jury selection. The panel will offer tips for using social media and questionnaires, weeding out jurors, dealing with tainted jurors, and avoiding common mistakes during voir dire. Read More

Audit Response Letters and Disclosures: Counsel's Role in Balancing Auditor Demands and Co...
Lawyers' Responsibility and Limitations Under the ABA Treaty When Responding to Audit Requ...
October 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide 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 overtly threatened" leg... Read More

Section 199A: Deductions, Limitations, Complexities and Opportunities for Pass-Through Ent...
Determining Qualified Business Income, Loss Carryover, Reformation Considerations, and Mor...
October 7, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel, accountants, and other advisers with an in-depth understanding of Section 199A and the mechanics of calculating and claiming the qualified business income deduction. The panel will discuss the strict rules, requirements, and limitations of IRC Section 19... Read More

Modifying Irrevocable Trusts Using Nonjudicial Settlement Agreements
Structuring NJSA Wrappers, Relocating Trust Situs, Resolving Disputes, Remedying Trust Con...
October 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planners with a comprehensive and practical guide to structuring nonjudicial settlement agreements (NJSAs) as a tool for modifying irrevocable trusts in states that have adopted the Uniform Trust Code or have NJSA statutes. The panel will discuss what modification... Read More

Litigating Lost Productivity Claims in Construction: Developing Methodologies, ASCE Standa...
October 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide construction counsel on best practices when pursuing and defending a lost productivity claim on a project. The panel will detail the methodologies for prosecuting a productivity claim and provide guidance on best practices for project management and field personnel to keep... Read More

Labeling and Induced Infringement in Pharma Patent Litigation and Protecting IP Rights
October 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the implications of recent litigation strategies and discuss strategic considerations of label language. Read More

PPP Forgiveness: Responding to an SBA Audit, Best Practices for Mitigating Enforcement Ris...
October 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the PPP audit process after loan forgiveness has been determined and how to prepare for and respond to an SBA audit. The discussion will include a regulatory update, a review of the PPP loan forgiveness application, and best practices for documenting PPP eligibility and... Read More

ERISA Successor and Affiliate Liability in Asset Sales and Distressed Benefit Plans
Mitigating Controlled Group and Successor Liability for Affiliated Companies, M&As, and Co...
October 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Ethical Risks of Attorney Social Media Activity: Navigating the Dangers of LinkedIn, Twitt...
Avoiding Inadvertent Attorney Advertising and Client Relationships, Disclosure of Privileg...
October 6, 2021 CLE, CLE Ethics CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will explore the ethical issues that arise when attorneys use social networking sites and blogs. The panel will discuss the risks associated with LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and other popular sites and outline the evolving ethical rules related to lawyers and online activity. The pa... Read More

Co-Management Arrangements in Healthcare: Compliance in Hospital-Physician Arrangements
October 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

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...
October 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employment counsel with practical techniques to draft EEOC position statements. The experienced panel will outline strategies for responding to various EEOC charges while minimizing full-scale investigations and lawsuits. Read More

Private Equity Waterfall and Carried Interest Provisions: Economic and Tax Implications fo...
Distributions, Clawbacks, and Allocations; Carried Interest Sharing; Drafting to Address T...
October 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

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

Structuring Redemptions of Partnership and LLC Interests: Issues Unique to Liquidating Dis...
IRC 754 Elections, Section 736(b) Payments, Character and Timing of Gain, Installment Sale...
October 5, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course 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 under current tax law and outline best practices to struct... Read More

FRCP 45 Third-Party Subpoenas: Using or Objecting to Subpoenas to Obtain Testimony and Evi...
October 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide trial lawyers with critical guidance on 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

Reps and Warranties Insurance Claims Recovery: Demonstrating Coverage, Overcoming Common a...
October 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss key issues that are likely to arise in claims made under representations and warranties (R&W) insurance policies and provide practical suggestions for both insurers and policyholders to resolve them efficiently and according to policy terms. Read More

Medical and Recreational Cannabis and the Workplace: Drug Testing, Determining Impairment,...
Safety-Sensitive Positions, Workers Compensation, and Proposed Federal Legislation
October 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise employment counsel on the issues around medical and recreational cannabis use and legalization. The panel will address drug testing issues and potential discrimination claims related to safety-sensitive positions or medical marijuana cardholders. The panel will discuss th... Read More

Trust Dispositions of IRAs and Qualified Plans: Conduit vs. Accumulation Trusts, SECURE Ac...
October 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE course will provide estate planning professionals with a thorough and practical guide to clients' planning and structuring considerations with qualified retirement plans. The panelist will address the specific planning issues involving pre-mortem allocation and post-mortem disposition provis... Read More

Embedding Photos and Videos From Social Media and Copyright Infringement
Recent Court Treatment, Responding to Unlicensed Use, and Ensuring Policies are in Place t...
October 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on embedded photos from social media and the associated copyright issues. The panel will review recent court treatment of these issues. The panel will discuss what companies can and should do if they have unlicensed third-party content currently embedded on thei... Read More

Structuring Landlord Lien Waivers and Collateral Access Agreements
Navigating Competing Interests of Tenant's Lender and Landlord
October 4, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the perspectives of both the tenant's lender and the landlord concerning the tenant's collateralized property on the landlord's premises. The program will look at the parties' competing interests and provide practical suggestions for structuring and negotiating landlord... Read More

Estate Planning for Farm and Ranch Owners: Key Issues for Planners and Administrators
Ownership Structures, Effective Transfer Methods, Income and Estate Tax Considerations, Es...
September 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide estate planners and administrators on the critical legal challenges of estate planning for farmers. The panel will discuss federal and state regulations impacting the planning and administration of farm assets, ownership structures and associated risks, and key estate admi... Read More

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 30, 2021 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax attorneys and accountants with a detailed discussion of best practices for requesting relief of IRS penalties as a result of failing to time file required international information forms such as Forms 5471, 5472, 3520, 3520-8858, 8865, 926, and the FBAR. The pane... Read More

Developing Renewable Energy on Contaminated Land: Regulatory Challenges and Protecting Aga...
Reusing Lands and Facilities for Renewable Energy Projects; Siting, Permitting, Cleanup, E...
September 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide renewable energy counsel on overcoming challenges in developing renewable energy projects on contaminated lands. The panel will discuss key issues in the reuse of lands and facilities, federal and state regulatory challenges, assessing and protecting against liability expo... Read More

Structuring Covenants in Leveraged Financing and High-Yield Bonds
Additional Debt Covenants, Equity Cures, Builder Baskets, Restricted Subsidiaries, Events...
September 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine current market terms and conditions for leveraged loans and high-yield bonds and characteristics common to each type of financing. The panel will discuss various covenants, including additional debt provisions, equity cures, builder baskets, and other key terms and condi... Read More

Drafting Source Code Escrow Agreements: Allocating Risks and Costs Between Parties, Record...
September 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with best practices on drafting source code escrow agreements, particularly when the business utilizes a software-as-a-service solution. The panel will address how providers are more frequently including source code escrow in their form subscription agreements to... Read More

Drafting Commercial Lease Use Provisions: Permitted, Exclusive, or Restrictive Use
Avoiding Anti-Competition Concerns and Establishing Reasonable Scope Limitations, Regulati...
September 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address both landlord counsel's and tenant counsel's needs to negotiate a clearly defined exclusive, permitted, or restricted use or similar lease restriction to protect the client's interest. The panel will address the landlord's objective to design a successful shopping center... Read More

Advice of Counsel Defense in Patent Litigation and Protecting Attorney-Client Privilege
Limiting Scope of Discovery, Safeguarding Confidential Communications and Information
September 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide patent counsel with an examination of the role of the advice of counsel defense in patent infringement cases and the temporal and subject matter scope of the potential waiver of the attorney-client privilege and work product protection when an accused infringer relies up... Read More

UCC Foreclosures: Overcoming Obstacles to the Sale and Evaluating Receivership and Bankrup...
September 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide attorneys dealing with defaulted loans secured by personal property with a review of when an Article 9 foreclosure will maximize value for the secured creditor. The panel will discuss the Article 9 foreclosure process and outline best practices to address obstacles in Ar... Read More

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
September 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide 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-certification to... Read More

Enforcing Judgments With Charging Orders: Redirecting Partnership and LLC Profits to Judgm...
September 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will offer commercial litigators the tools needed to exercise the exclusive remedy available for obtaining and monetizing liens against the judgment debtor's partner or member interests in partnerships and limited liability companies--charging orders. The program will discuss how the... Read More

Mitigating Mass Arbitration: Revising Arbitration Clauses and Rethinking Defense Strategie...
September 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss how counsel can mitigate the cost of mass arbitration through contractual and litigation solutions. The program will explore the rise of mass arbitration, recently developed mass arbitration protocols, and the logistics of running a mass arbitration, as well as discuss t... Read More

Construction Risk Mitigation Prior to and During Catastrophic Events
Bid and Tender Stage Considerations, Alternative Construction Methodologies, Modifying Wor...
September 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise construction counsel on best practices for preparing for catastrophic events, from wildfires to extreme heat to hurricanes and tornadoes. The panel will discuss how the more active, severe weather and climate activity of the last few years has led to construction projects... Read More

Personal Injury and Probate: Death of a Party or Witness, Settlement With Minors, Hearsay...
September 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review what personal injury lawyers need to know about the probate process in several different situations including the effect failure to have an estate representative appointed may have on your case. The panel will discuss what needs to be done if the plaintiff or defendant di... Read More

Tax Issues in International M&A: Strategies for Buyers and Sellers
Section 338(g) Election; Navigating CFCs, Subpart F, GILTI, and the BEAT; Use of Blocker C...
September 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the tax issues U.S. buyers and sellers must consider in negotiating and structuring cross-border M&A transactions. The panel discussion will include controlled foreign corporations (CFCs), Subpart F, the Section 338(g) election, global intangible low-taxed income (GILTI)... Read More

General Solicitation and Advertising of Securities Offerings Online and in Social Media: S...
September 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss how the meaning of general solicitation in the context of private securities offerings has evolved since the enactment of the JOBS Act and the advent of solicitation online and through social media channels. The program will focus on SEC guidance on general solicitation... Read More

Trademark Application Pre-Filing Strategies: Overcoming the Obstacles
Anticipating Blocking Citations, Determining Applicant/Owner, Adhering to Settlement Agree...
September 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide 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

Protecting Software as a Medical Device: Patents, Design Patents, and Trade Secrets
September 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

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

Avoiding the Accidental Franchise: Best Practices for Structuring Licenses or Distribution...
September 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide business counsel in determining when arrangements intended as licenses or distribution agreements could inadvertently result in creating a franchise. The panel will discuss strategies for structuring these arrangements to avoid an accidental franchise. Read More

Entity Selection and Considerations for Conversion: Advantages and Disadvantages
Formation and Elections, Start-Up and Organization Costs, Tax Issues
September 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise corporate counsel on the more complex issues when addressing entity selection in starting up a new business in 2021. The panel will discuss a crucial first decision in choosing the correct form of entity to accomplish the company's goals including the tax consequences of... Read More

Waters of the United States: Current Regulations, Pending Litigation, and the Path Ahead
September 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will explore the scope of federal jurisdiction under the NWPR, the current status of litigation concerning the rule, and potential regulatory reactions under the Biden Administration. The panel will discuss how counsel should proactively engage with their clients to ensure they remai... Read More

ESG Criteria and Risks to Corporation and Boards: Establishing Measurements, Oversight, an...
September 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide corporate and in-house counsel an overview of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria and the framework and legal requirements for ESG reporting and disclosure. The panel will examine directors' fiduciary duties related to ESG measures and decision-making, d... Read More

CC&Rs and Easements for Mixed-Use Projects: Best Practices for Developers
Drafting, Analyzing, Interpreting, and Amending CC&R Declarations and Easements
September 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide real estate practitioners guidance for drafting valid covenants, conditions, and restrictions (CC&Rs) for mixed-use projects, avoiding common pitfalls in drafting CC&Rs, and amending existing CC&Rs. Read More

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...
September 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This course will provide a comprehensive and practical guide to structuring a beneficiary deemed owner trust (BDOT). The panel will discuss the provisions of Section 678 in depth, detail the income tax benefits of granting beneficiaries withdrawal rights over trust income but not principal, and dist... Read More

Leveraging Big Data in Healthcare: Navigating HIPAA, Stark and AKS Compliance, and Securit...
September 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel in leveraging big data to improve the 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

Adapting or Repurposing Oil and Gas Assets for the Energy Transition: Carbon Capture, Stra...
September 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide energy counsel on the processes and legal challenges for adapting or repurposing oil and gas assets for the energy transition. The panel will discuss recent regulations under the Biden administration, legal implications for adapting assets to become greener, repurposing as... Read More

Antitrust Remedies: Divestiture Actions Pre- and Post-Merger, Implications of Steves & Son...
September 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze the recent Fourth Circuit Court decision in Steves & Sons Inc. v. JELD-WEN Inc. and its endorsement of divesture as a remedy in private antitrust actions. In addition, the panel will discuss the previous use of divestiture as a remedy in government-initiated actions and... Read More

Patent Exclusivity Health Checks for Biologics: Are Your U.S. Patents Ready to Maximize RO...
September 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Litigating Merger Clauses Amid Courts' Increasing Skepticism: Leveraging New Theories of C...
September 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will sharpen commercial litigators' knowledge, authority, and persuasiveness when pressing clients' position on the meaning and applicability of "merger" clauses in contracts. The program will discuss courts' increasing reluctance to enforce merger clauses, review the different ways... Read More

SBA Lending: Documenting, Closing, and Servicing 7(a) and CDC/504 Financing
Navigating SBA Approval and Authorization Process and Best Closing Practices for Preservin...
September 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide banking and finance counsel with the knowledge to properly document and close SBA loans. The program will cover the terms and conditions of a Section 7(a) loan and the CDC/504 acquisition/equipment financing mortgage loans. The program will discuss recent changes and dev... Read More

Structured Preferred Equity: Documentation, Protective Covenants, Tax Treatment, Use in De...
September 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the structuring and documentation of preferred equity investments in private companies. The panel will discuss protective covenants and the distinctions between preferred equity and debt, terms issuers and investors should consider to ensure equity treatment, and preferr... Read More

Resolving ERISA Liens and Reimbursement Claims in Personal Injury Cases
Narrowing Claims and Challenging Unreasonable Charges
September 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will give personal injury attorneys practical tips for negotiating and resolving ERISA liens and claims for reimbursement against personal injury settlements to maximize recovery for their clients. Read More

India's Anti-Corruption Amendment and Other Anti-Corruption Developments in India
New Disclosure Obligations, Ensuring Compliance, Mitigating Legal Risks
September 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare counsel for companies doing business in India to meet the country's anti-corruption amendment demands and other relevant laws. The panel will outline effective compliance programs to minimize anti-corruption risks. Read More

MAC Clauses and Indemnification Provisions in M&A Deals: Recent Trends in Negotiating and...
Implications of Recent Deal Litigation on the Negotiation of MAC Clauses
September 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide deal counsel in negotiating and drafting material adverse change (MAC) or material adverse effect (MAE) clauses and the key indemnification provisions in M&A deals. The panel discussion will include industry trends in deal negotiation and the continuing impact of the Akorn... Read More

Mental Health FMLA and ADA Issues: Preventing and Defending Claims
Covered Mental Health Concerns, Reasonable Accommodations, and Modern Trial Approaches
September 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will equip employment counsel with the tools to address current and emerging issues related to the increased focus on mental health in the post-pandemic workplace. Employees with mental health concerns can pursue remedies under the ADA and the FMLA. Therefore, counsel must understand... Read More

PTAB Discretionary Denials: Preparing and Responding to Petitions, Application of the Fint...
September 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on recent discretionary denial trends. The panel will discuss Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) precedential decisions on discretionary denials and their application in subsequent cases. The panel will offer suggestions for petitioners and patent owners i... Read More

Agile Software Development Agreements: Navigating Complex Contracting Issues
Evaluating Agile vs. Waterfall Development; Structuring Provisions on Pricing, Project Pla...
September 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide corporate and technology counsel in evaluating the benefits and risks of agile software development and structuring essential provisions in agile software development agreements. The panel will discuss current trends in agile development methods, legal issues that arise wi... Read More

PFAS and Beyond: Emerging Contaminants Regulation, Litigation, Recent Science, Risks, and...
September 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide environmental counsel with an overview of the recent science related to PFAS with comparisons to other emerging contaminants, discuss recent cases and recently enacted legislation that will impact the regulation and liability of these emerging contaminants, and focus on... Read More

Foreign Tax Credit Limitations Under Section 904: IRS Regulations and Guidance for Tax Cou...
Allocations, Apportionment, Limitations Under Section 904(b)(4), Impact of GILTI, Carryove...
September 21, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel with a critical analysis of IRS foreign tax credit (FTC) limitations under Section 904. The panel will discuss key provisions of the regulations, additional "buckets" of foreign income grouping, allocation and apportionment rules, limitations under Sectio... Read More

Noncompete and No-Poach Agreements in Healthcare: Navigating New Executive Order, State La...
September 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on noncompete agreements and other restrictive covenants in healthcare. The panel will discuss the recent Biden Executive Order (EO) and its implications for the use of noncompete and no-poach agreements in the healthcare industry. The panel will examine... Read More

Insurance Agent and Broker Malpractice: Identifying and Mitigating Risks, Defending E&O Cl...
September 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE will discuss the wide ranging and heightened professional liability risks facing insurance agents and brokers, the types of conduct that may give rise to expanded risks, and how to best protect and defend against a variety of errors and omissions claims that may arise. The program will addr... Read More

Nonfungible Tokens and Copyright: Ownership, Digital Exhaustion, and Resale
September 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on copyright issues related to non-fungible tokens (NFTs). The panel will examine ownership, digital exhaustion, resale, and collective rights management. The panel will offer best practices for ownership and resale of NFTs and addressing infringement issues. Read More

Firearms in Estate Administration: Legal Issues, Executor Liability, Transferring Title I...
Understanding Gun Legal Designations, In-State and Out-of-State Transfers, Use of Gun Trus...
September 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide estate planners and administrators on managing the legal challenges of firearms in estate and trust administration. The panel will discuss federal gun laws and firearm designations, issues for beneficiaries inheriting guns, in-state and out-of-state transfers, and legal ow... Read More

Tax Concerns When Modifying or Purchasing Distressed Real Estate Debt: Borrower and Lender...
Related Party Purchases. Significant Modifications, Market Discount and Loan-to-Own Transa...
September 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze key tax issues that should be considered in real estate loan modifications and debt purchase transactions. The panel will discuss the cancellation of indebtedness (COD) income concerns with related party purchases and significant modifications, market discount rules, and... Read More

Claiming the R&D Tax Credit: IRS Rules, Substantiation of QRAs and QREs, Offsetting Payrol...
September 16, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This course will provide tax counsel and advisers a thorough and practical guide to Section 41 Research and Development (R&D) Income Tax Credits. The panel will identify activities treated as qualified research activities (QRAs), offer guidance on documenting and claiming the credit, outline strateg... Read More

Navigating Tax Challenges of ABLE Accounts and Special Needs Trusts: Guidance for Elder La...
September 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will offer elder law attorneys guidance on navigating the intricacies of ABLE accounts and special needs trusts under current tax law. Our panel will review the impact of current tax law on the taxation of these critical planning tools, techniques for avoiding pitfalls in structuring... Read More

Preparing a Venture Capital Term Sheet: Key Terms for Investors and Companies Seeking Inve...
Valuation, Capital Structure, Board Composition, Protective Covenants, Exit Terms
September 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide important guidance on the preparation and negotiation of venture capital term sheets. The panel will discuss terms that impact price and valuation, liquidation preferences, board composition, drag-along and participation rights, protective covenants, and more. Read More

Applying the Collateral Source Rule in Personal Injury Trials: Medical Expenses, Insurance...
September 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel in personal injury cases on contending with new applications of the collateral source rule and increasingly contentious battles over a reasonably incurred medical expense. Defendants have been asserting and using the collateral source rule to exclude evidence of th... Read More

Structuring Forbearance Agreements and Strengthening Lender Collateral Position
Crafting Deferral of Existing Defaults, Borrower Reps and Warranties, Confirmation of Lien...
September 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will equip counsel to negotiate and draft forbearance agreements that provide maximum protection of lender interests while at the same time minimizing the risk of lender liability claims. A well-structured and well drafted forbearance agreement can strengthen the lender's position sh... Read More

No Change Order Agreements in Construction: Mitigating Risks to Contractors and Limiting C...
September 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise construction counsel on the increased practice of limiting or removing all modification provisions from written agreements. The panel will address how no change order (CO) contracts should be employed and how to mitigate liability when a project's circumstances are altere... Read More

Negotiating Managed Care Agreements With Health Plans: Key Provisions, Anticipating Areas...
September 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on negotiating managed care agreements. The panel will discuss current trends in contract negotiations, key provisions in the agreements, recent court treatment, and practical tips for resolving common areas of dispute. Read More

Tip Pooling and Other Wage and Hour Issues in the Hospitality Industry: FLSA Amendments
Overtime Pay, Worker Classification, DOL Audits, and More
September 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the current FLSA amendments affecting all tipped employees, along with best practices for FLSA and DOL compliance. Our expert panelists will guide practitioners through the latest updates in tip pooling and overtime pay regulations and how to best counsel hospitality ind... Read More

Subject Matter Eligibility: Navigating Expanding Instability in Sect. 101 Inquiry
Applying USPTO and Court Guidance in Drafting and Prosecuting Patent Applications
September 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on recent court decisions addressing Section 101 subject matter eligibility. The panel will discuss the USPTO Revised Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance. The panel will address treatment at the examiner stage and how it fits with the current court tr... Read More

Divorce: Saving Asset Division from Defective, Poorly Drafted QDROs and Closing Documents
September 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will offer family law attorneys best strategies and solutions to righting the problems created by defectively drafted or improperly administered qualified domestic relations orders (QDROs) for defined benefit and defined contribution plans. The program will also identify some of the... Read More

IRS Promoter Investigations, Enforcement Actions, and Penalties: Syndicated Conservation E...
September 14, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will guide tax professionals through new IRS enforcement actions focused on promoters of syndicated conservation easements and micro-captive arrangements. The panel will discuss recent IRS investigations of promoters of what they determine as abusive tax avoidance transactions, n... Read More

New PBGC Interim Final Rule: Special Financial Assistance, Withdrawal Liability Rules, Con...
Navigating New Rules and Requirements Under ARPA and the Impact to Multiemployer Plans and...
September 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide a thorough and practical guide for employers, investors, employee benefits counsel and plan personnel seeking to understand withdrawal liability in general as well as the anticipated impact of the PBGC''s final interim rule on contributing employers that participate in f... Read More

D&O Insurance Challenges: Mitigating Liability Due to Class Actions and Shareholder Claims
Insurance Renewals and Reduced Policy Limits, Captive Insurance and Other Alternatives
September 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address the limitations and claims being brought against corporate directors and officers in 2021. The panel will address the increase in shareholder and class action claims filed in the wake of COVID-19 and subsequent economic issues. The panel will discuss the limitations with... Read More

Trademark Doctrine of Foreign Equivalents: Prosecution, Clearances, Infringing Marks in Di...
September 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trademark counsel on the doctrine of foreign equivalents. The panel will examine the doctrine in the context of trademark prosecution and clearances and trademark infringement in different languages. The panel will also review recent cases and discuss the lessons from thos... Read More

Attorney-Client Privilege in M&A Deals: Preserving and Controlling the Privilege
September 14, 2021 CLE, CLE Ethics CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will also examine the developing body of case law on who controls the privilege when litigation arises after a deal has closed and implications for M&A practitioners. Read More

New EU-Approved GDPR Standard Contract Clauses: Mandatory Assessments, Affirmative Obligat...
September 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE course will guide counsel on the new Standard Contractual Clauses (SCCs) released by the European Union on June 4, 2021. The new SCCs address the compliance requirements for cross-border data transfers under the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The panel will address what the... Read More

Crafting Coverage Position Letters and Evaluating Impact of Insurer's Defense Under Reserv...
Avoiding Waiver of Defenses, Establishing Good Faith, Controlling Defense, Preserving Atto...
September 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel who draft coverage position letters (CPLs) on how to craft a valid CPL and how to avoid waiving defenses when proceeding under a reservation of rights (ROR), and guide counsel who advise clients receiving CPLs on their effect. The program will show insurer counsel... Read More

Qualified Opportunity Zones Revisited: Tax Incentives for Commercial Real Estate and Other...
Deferred Capital Gains and Tax Abatement Under IRC Section 1400Z; Forming Qualified Opport...
September 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze the current regulatory and tax framework around Qualified Opportunity Zones (QOZs), including capital gains deferral, tax-free treatment of long-term appreciation, and other tax benefits associated with real estate and other investments in QOZs. The panel will discuss el... Read More

AML and Bank Secrecy Act Compliance: Increased Enforcement and Customer Identification Req...
September 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide corporate counsel guidance on creating compliance with Anti-Money Laundering and Bank Secrecy Act obligations. The panel will address the increased enforcement of these statutes and the escalating fines and penalties imposed on companies for AML violations. Read More

Design Patent Litigation: Increasing the Probability of Success in Infringement Outcomes
Leveraging Science-Based Objective Ordinary Observer Test Surveys
September 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide design patent counsel in the application of the Gorham ordinary observer test in design patent litigation. The panel will review recent design patent decisions that result in undesirable subjective outcomes. The panel will also present validated large-sample consumer surve... Read More

Subordination, Non-Disturbance, and Attornment Agreements: Drafting to Protect Lenders, Te...
September 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 estop... Read More

Renewable Energy Projects: Structuring Operations and Maintenance Agreements
Negotiating Owner and Operator Obligations, Performance Remedies, Services, Termination, I...
September 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to counsel involved in developing 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 outline the important terms and conditions to... Read More

Reptilian Tactics: Litigating First-Party Insurance Cases
Responding to Reptile Techniques During Discovery, Deposition, Voir Dire, Opening Statemen...
September 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide insurance counsel on applying 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 neutralize them effectively. The panel will also discuss consi... Read More

Settling Trademark and Other IP Disputes: Key Lessons From 1-800 Contacts, Balancing Antit...
September 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on the Second Circuit Court of Appeals' recent decision in the 1-800 Contacts case and the implications for trademark and other IP enforcement and settlement. The panel will offer best practices for how companies may reduce antitrust risks in settling trademark... Read More

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
September 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course for estate planning counsel who 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 family members, dive into the... Read More

Executory Contract Rejection in Bankruptcy: Leveraging the Rights of Contract Counterparti...
September 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will consider the rights, obligations and negotiating posture of a contract counterparty following the rejection of that contract under Bankruptcy Code Section 365. We will give particular consideration to how recent U.S. Supreme Court authority on this question has affected leverage... Read More

Front-End Documents in M&A: Drafting Letters of Intent, Exclusivity and Confidentiality Ag...
September 8, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Executing a Flip Transaction: Bringing a Foreign Startup Into the U.S. Investment Market
Drafting Shareholder Agreements, Transferring Contracts, IP and Tax Concerns
September 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss how to structure a "flip" transaction, in which shares of a foreign entity (typically a startup) are exchanged with a U.S. entity to enter the U.S. investment market. The panel will discuss the pros and cons of flip transactions, upfront tax, IP and contractual concerns,... Read More

Structuring Private Equity Healthcare Management Service Organizations
Corporate Practice of Medicine and Fee-Splitting, Regulatory Compliance
September 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide 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 the corporate practice of medici... Read More

UCC Security Interests in Proceeds of Collateral: Perfection, Priority, and Impact of Debt...
September 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide finance counsel with a thorough understanding of UCC and Bankruptcy Code treatment of security interests in the proceeds of original collateral. In addition, the panel will discuss recent legal developments and special issues concerning attachment, perfection, and the pr... Read More

Private Fund Securities Law Exemptions: Accredited Investors, Qualified Purchasers, Subscr...
September 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the exemption provisions of the Investment Adviser Act, Securities Act, Exchange Act, and Investment Company Act that are relevant to private equity, venture capital, and hedge funds. The program will provide an in-depth analysis of each of the exemption requirements, as... Read More

409A Guidance on Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Plans: Compliance Strategies
Current Tax Law Challenges, Definition of Payment, Exemptions, Permitted Payments, Remedie...
September 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employee benefits counsel and advisers with a detailed review of the regulations under 409A. In addition, the panel will outline the existing 409A regulations, lingering questions under tax reform, and compliance/exemption strategies. Read More

Indemnification Recoveries in M&A: Drafting Tax Benefit Offset Provisions
Tax Reporting Issues for Buyers and Sellers
September 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the nuances and pitfalls of tax benefit offset provisions in acquisition agreements. The panel will discuss arguments for and against such provisions and how buyers and sellers can best approach the complexity in calculating tax losses or benefits associated with indemni... Read More

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 Federa...
September 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide employment litigators in implementing litigation holds in collective, class, and individual lawsuits. The panel will discuss best practices for creating a litigation readiness and document preservation plan to avoid potentially costly spoliation allegations and sanctions u... Read More

Litigating Trucking Accident Injury Claims: Theories of Liability, Impact of CSA Recordkee...
Plaintiff and Defense Approaches to Discovery, Pre-Trial Motions, and Damages
September 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide personal injury counsel with a review of conventional theories of liability in trucking accident injury cases and discuss the complexities involved with litigating and settling claims. In addition, the panel will explain the impact of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Reg... Read More

Depositions of Senior Executives: Strategies for Taking and Defending "Apex" Witness Testi...
August 31, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel through the unique challenges when someone seeks to depose a high-ranking executive, such as Chairman of the Board, CEO, President, etc. The panelist will discuss the best strategies for preventing abuse of such depositions in federal and state courts and those nee... Read More

SPACs and Estate Planning: Transfer Planning for SPAC Assets, Income and Gift Tax Planning...
August 31, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide trust and estates counsel an in-depth analysis of key planning techniques for special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) shares and assets. The panel will provide common structures and transactions of SPACs, types of SPAC assets, and their wealth transfer planning opport... Read More

Avoiding Bad Contract Drafting: Looking at the Big Picture, Structure, Language, Definitio...
August 31, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide a refreshing and entertaining approach to contract drafting by exploring what not to do and why not to do it. In addition, the program will review the evolution of contract drafting and why strategies that worked in the past may be less suitable now. Read More

Avoiding Bad Faith in Patent Prosecution: Recent Court Guidance, Best Practices When Prepa...
August 31, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on avoiding bad faith when preparing and prosecuting patent applications. The panel will discuss the types of activity that patent prosecutors need to watch for and will provide insights into practical tactics to avoid the risk of a ruling similar to the Fed... Read More

Default Provisions in Real Estate Joint Ventures: Bankruptcy, Distressed Property, Removal...
Promote, Distributions, Exit Rights, and Third-Party Contracts After a Default
August 31, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will enable real estate counsel to draft joint venture agreements that 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 provisions... Read More

Insurer Extracontractual Liability for Biased Algorithms and AI in Underwriting and Claims...
August 31, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will explore the increasing risks to insurance companies and policyholders alike of using insurance technology and software, known generally as "insurtech," to investigate, adjust, and settle claims. The panel will discuss the conflict between insurtech and an insurance company's dut... Read More

Evidentiary Issues at the TTAB: New Examination Guides, Generic Marks, Third-Party Registr...
August 31, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trademark counsel on evidentiary issues at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB). The panel will discuss the new Examination Guides, particularly as they address generic marks, evidentiary issues related to third-party registrations, and consumer surveys. The panel w... Read More

Drafting Standstills in Intercreditor Agreements: Balancing Rights and Remedies of Junior...
Structuring Duration, Commencement, Expiration, Notice, Reinstatement, and Other Provision...
August 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss critical 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... Read More

Litigating Parallel Personal Injury Cases and Criminal Prosecution
Managing the Competing Interests of Defendants, Injured Parties, Insurance Carriers, and L...
August 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare counsel defending or involved in personal injury lawsuits to anticipate and respond to parallel investigations and proceedings by U.S. federal and state criminal and civil enforcement authorities. The panel will review how the two types of matters affect one another and... Read More

Leveraging Federal Rule of Evidence 1006: Using Summaries to Prove the Content of Volumino...
August 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on correctly using and applying Federal Rule of Evidence 1006 (and state counterparts) to admit summaries, charts, or calculations and prove the content of documents that are too "voluminous" to be conveniently viewed in court. The program will highlight some unusu... Read More

Conflicts in Patent Prosecution: Avoiding the Ethical Pitfalls
Minimizing Risks of Malpractice Liability and Ethics Sanctions
August 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on the unique conflict issues that often arise in patent prosecution. The panel will outline best practices to identify and address the risks and minimize conflicts that can lead to malpractice liability and ethical violations. Read More

Tax Treatment of Carried Interest: Final IRS Regs, Strategies for Tax, Private Equity, Rea...
IRC Section 1061, Capital Contributions, Transfers to Unrelated Parties, Special Allocatio...
August 26, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will guide tax counsel and advisers on the current tax law's impact on the treatment of carried interest and available planning opportunities. In addition, the panel will discuss recent IRS final regulations, the application of Sec. 1061, Sec. 1231 property, implications of relat... Read More

Ransomware, Cyber Insurance, and the GC's Role: New Executive Order, Risks Related to Paym...
August 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss how general counsel can assist and address a company's risk when facing a ransomware attack. The panel will discuss the executive order issued in May 2021 by the Biden administration instituting tech standards for businesses acting as government contractors to limit pote... Read More

Surveys and Certification in Consumer-Finance Class Action: Supporting, Attacking Predomin...
August 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review the uses and limits of survey responses to prove liability (or damages) on a classwide basis focusing on consumer finance class actions, but offer insights and examples from and applicable to other types of class actions. The program will discuss how to assess if a survey... Read More

Licensing Trade Secrets: Risks and Benefits, License and Payment Terms, Boilerplate Langua...
Avoiding Litigation, Allocating Risk, and Maximizing Trade Secret Value
August 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare IP counsel to craft trade secret licenses. The panel will discuss the risks and benefits and review key clauses. The panel will outline best practices for structuring the agreement to avoid litigation, allocate risk, and maximize value. Read More

Reciprocal Easement Agreements for Retail and Mixed-Use Project Development: Structuring a...
Protecting Rights and Obligations; Minimizing Risk for Developers, Retailers, and Other Pr...
August 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise real estate practitioners on drafting reciprocal easement agreements (REAs) for retail and mixed-use developments and redevelopments, subdividing existing projects for investment sales, avoiding common pitfalls in preparing REAs, and utilizing best practices for updating... Read More

Long COVID and Employment Regulations: ADA, FMLA, State and Local Law Implications
August 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine how planning how to safely return their workforce to the office and implementing reopening policies should address employees with "long COVID" and other continuing COVID-19 psychological and physical complications. The panel will address if these employees may be covered... Read More

Price Escalation Clauses in Construction Contracts: Mitigating Risks for Owners, Contracto...
August 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss how the rapidly rising price increases for materials and supplies affect the construction industry and what steps all stakeholders can take to mitigate risks from those changes. The panel will address how specific types of construction contracts allocate liability, when... Read More

NFTs and Fractional NFTs: Legal and Regulatory Concerns for Creators and Investors
NFT as a Commodity, Securities Requirements, AML and Cybersecurity Issues
August 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the current legal and regulatory framework around creating and marketing non-fungible tokens (NFTs). The panel will discuss regulation of NFTs as a commodity, potential securities requirements when fractional NFT interests are offered, and money-laundering and cybersecur... Read More

Commercial Tenant Bankruptcies and Unexpired Leases: Protecting Landlord and Debtor Intere...
August 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide bankruptcy practitioners through the maze of time-sensitive and strategic decisions to be made when a commercial tenant files bankruptcy interrupting the landlord's income stream. The panel will review Bankruptcy Code section 365's specialized procedures, enhanced protecti... Read More

The Insurance Appraisal Process: Strategies for Resolving First-Party Claims Effectively a...
August 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel through the facially simple appraisal option for settling disputes between the policyholder and insurer over the value of a loss. Each party hires an appraiser to value the loss, and the appraisers pick an "umpire" to decide the issue if the appraisers disagree. Read More

Joint or Co-Ownership in Copyright and Protecting IP Rights: Assignment, Licensing, Transf...
August 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine co-ownership of a copyright, discuss the impact of recent federal appellate court decisions, and offer best practices to protect ownership rights. Read More

Conservation Easement Tax Issues: Recent IRS Enforcement, Structuring and Defending Easeme...
August 24, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide guidance to tax counsel and advisers on critical tax issues concerning conservation easement transactions. The panel will discuss critical elements in structuring conservation easement transactions to minimize IRS assessments and audits, recent IRS enforcement action... Read More

Estate Planning Nuances of Revocable Trusts After a Grantor's Death: Tax Rules, Reporting...
August 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planning counsel with an advanced and practical guide to the tax rules, reporting challenges, and nuances of revocable trusts after a grantor's death. The panel will discuss the characteristics of grantor trusts, revocation periods, possible tax impacts of post-mo... Read More

Structuring Real Estate Mortgage Covenants, Event of Default Provisions, Representations a...
Drafting Provisions That Balance Borrower Protections With Lender Remedies
August 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

U.S.-Israeli Tax and Estate Planning for Dual Citizens
Reconciling U.S. and Israeli Law on Trust Taxation, Inheritance Laws and Wealth Transfers
August 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planners with a helpful guide to estate planning tax challenges and opportunities for clients who have a tax presence in both the United States and Israel. The panel will discuss the U.S. tax law and treaty provisions governing tax rules in both Israel and the Uni... Read More

Updating Employee Handbook Policies in 2021: OSHA Compliance, Privacy, High-Risk Employees...
August 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address the rapidly changing current employment environment and updating employee handbooks to reflect the developing situation in the workplace. Legal restrictions and concerns at the federal, state, and local levels may affect employers' potential liability and response to nee... Read More

Tax Issues for Airplane Purchases: Planning Strategies, Tax Reform Changes, Federal Excise...
August 19, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will outline guidance to tax attorneys and advisers on the applicable tax rules and key considerations for business aircraft purchases and ownership. The panel will discuss available planning options for purchases and ownership, reduced or eliminated tax deductions, and opportuni... Read More

Avoiding Objections to Privilege Logs: Criteria for Inclusion, Descriptions, Format Option...
August 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide attendees with practical guidance on preparing and producing below-budget privilege logs that will not draw valid objections. The panelists will discuss the key components of a log, negotiating less onerous logging requirements, metadata, categorical logs, identifying fl... Read More

Equity Investments in Pass-Through Entities: Investment Structures, Tax Ramifications
August 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the principle tax ramifications of equity investments in limited liability companies (LLCs) and limited partnerships (LPs) by private equity, venture capital, and angel investment funds. Read More

JOAs in Healthcare: Regulatory Compliance, Maintaining Tax-Exempt Status in Virtual Merger...
August 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Drafting Shareholder Agreements for Private Equity M&A Deals
Structuring Provisions on Board Composition and Duties, Drag-Along, Tag-Along, Information...
August 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide deal counsel for drafting shareholder agreements accompanying private equity (PE) transactions. The panel will examine considerations and best practices to ensure shareholder agreements are valid and binding on shareholders throughout the life cycle of the investment, incl... Read More

Structuring Solar Leases: Negotiating Liability, Obligation, End of Term, and Other Key Pr...
August 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with a review of deal structures and legal and practical challenges in drafting and negotiating a solar lease. The panel will outline considerations for counsel to maximize benefits and minimize risks in a solar leasing opportunity. Read More

DOL Fiduciary Rule Compliance: IRAs, Rollovers, Investments, Issues for Advisers, Plan Spo...
Exemptions, Rollover Recommendations, Conflicts of Interest Disclosures and Mitigation, DO...
August 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide ERISA counsel and advisers guidance on the compliance challenges of the DOL fiduciary rule. The panel will discuss recent final DOL guidance for investment advice, issues stemming from IRAs and rollovers, exemptions, conflicts of interest, and more. The panel will also p... Read More

Receiverships for Distressed Commercial Real Estate: Lender, Servicer, and Borrower Concer...
Process and Key Provisions in Order Appointing a Receiver; Pros and Cons of Receiverships
August 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel for lenders, borrowers, and loan servicers on seeking or opposing the appointment of receivership for distressed commercial real estate. The panel will also explain how lenders, borrowers, servicers, and prospective buyers can navigate the receivership process. Read More

Deploying Motions to Strike Class Allegations Pre-Certification
Legal Standard, Recognized Bases for Motions to Strike, Recent Trends, Best Practices
August 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss using motions to strike class allegations and defeating class actions pre-certification. Read More

Capital Gains Planning for Real Estate Transactions: Allocations, Entity vs. Asset Purchas...
August 17, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and advisers with a thorough and practical guide to structuring and tax planning strategies specifically for maximizing favorable capital gains tax treatment for real estate transactions. The panel will outline best practices for determining the purchasin... Read More

Computer Fraud Insurance: Coverage for Ransomware and Cybercrime After G&G v. Continental...
August 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will explore coverage under non-standalone cyber insurance policies for computer fraud and ransomware, examining such coverage under property, crime, kidnap & ransom, and D&O, among others. Read More

Trademark Licenses and Accidental Franchises
Navigating Differences Between Trademark Licenses and Franchises, Avoiding Naked Licenses
August 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the differences between trademark licenses and franchises and provides best practices for structuring licenses to avoid inadvertently creating a franchise agreement. The panel will also discuss best practices for avoiding a naked license, complying with franchise laws if... Read More

Managing Priority Between U.S. and European Patents: Minimizing Ownership, Same Invention,...
August 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on priority issues when seeking patent protection in both the U.S. and Europe. The panel will discuss the differences between the jurisdictions and the potential pitfalls applicants may encounter, including disparities over ownership which pose some of the b... Read More

Artificial Intelligence and Algorithms in Contract Development: New FTC Guidance and Europ...
Overcoming Bias and Discrimination in Computer-Generated Contracts
August 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise counsel on the use of artificial intelligence (AI) and related algorithms in contract development and how the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the European Commission (EC) intend to regulate AI in contracts to mitigate bias and discrimination claims. Read More

Measuring Environmental Impact: Strategies for Building the E in ESG
Mitigating Risks, Creating Market Differentiation, Providing Competitive Advantage
August 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise environmental attorneys on how to work with corporate counsel and other stakeholders to establish measurements and standards when addressing the environmental practices that can impact a company's performance by mitigating risk, creating market differentiation, and provid... Read More

Bank Boards of Directors Key Risks and Responsibilities in 2021: Actions Counsel Should Ta...
Climate Change, Cybersecurity, Access to Banking and Credit
August 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will offer guidance to bank counsel on three critical areas of risk that will impact U.S. banks in 2021--climate change, cybersecurity, and social justice--and steps the bank boards they advise should take to address the evolving regulatory framework around these issues. Read More

Trust Distribution in Elder Law Planning and Administration: Standards and Challenges
August 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide elder law attorneys on navigating trust distribution standards and challenges in elder planning and administration. The panel will discuss current distribution standards, including discretionary, HEMS, mandatory, and contingent trust distributions, and key considerations a... Read More

Tax Issues for Secondary Sales of Private Funds: Transfer Restrictions, Fund Structures, T...
August 12, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide guidance to tax counsel and advisers on critical tax considerations for secondary sales of interests in private funds. The panel will discuss tax and fund structuring challenges impacting the buyers, sellers and the fund, transfer restrictions, tax elections, allocat... Read More

Functional Claiming for Mechanical and Electrical Arts
Surviving 112(f) and Disclosing Functional Basis to Meet Heightened Standard of Review
August 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on functional claiming in electrical and mechanical arts patents and 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 litigation. Read More

ERISA Revenue Sharing Arrangements: Addressing Possible Plan Assets Status, Pursuing Due D...
Utilization of Excess Payments, Contract Negotiations, Allocation of Credits to Plan Parti...
August 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide ERISA counsel with the tools necessary to guide fiduciary clients in connection with the review and negotiation of revenue sharing arrangements. Our experienced panel will address issues surrounding the utilization of excess payments, contract negotiation, credit allocat... Read More

Financing-Related Provisions in Acquisition Agreements
August 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will instruct lending counsel on critical acquisition agreement provisions to protect lenders, sellers, and buyers. Read More

Divorce and Business Ownership: Navigating the Legal and Financial Issues When Spouses Own...
August 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will explore practical solutions to the complex legal issues that arise when divorcing spouses are also co-owners of a private business. The panel will review whether the business constitutes marital property, identify the options available, and offer sophisticated solutions to labyr... Read More

Rent Deferral Agreements for Defaulted Commercial Leases: Pre-Negotiation, Risk of Insolve...
August 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss factors to consider when negotiating a commercial tenant rent relief agreement for landlord and tenant counsel. When beginning the process of potential rent relief, landlords will want to consider their cash flow and financing arrangements and whether third-party consent... Read More

Eroding Insurance Coverage: Avoiding Attorney Conflict of Interest and Bad Faith Claims
August 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will alert counsel who works for, with, or against insurance carriers to the dangers of eroding insurance policies, also known as defense-within-limits policies. When every dollar spent on legal fees reduces funds available to settle a case or pay a judgment, all involved must take e... Read More

Structuring Profits Interests as Equity Incentive Compensation for Key Employees and Servi...
Distribution Threshold, Vesting, Company Repurchase Rights, 83(b) Election, Rights of the...
August 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide attorneys and advisors on critical legal and tax considerations for granting profits interests to key employees and service providers. The panel will discuss key issues regarding participation thresholds, vesting, repurchase rights, Section 83(b) election, rights of holder... Read More

Resolving Coding Disputes: Analyzing Agreements, Identifying Code Standards, Leveraging Ex...
August 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on resolving coding disputes. The panel will examine identifying code standards through analysis of coding authorities, regulations, policies, and provider agreements. The panel will discuss working with coding experts as well as spotting potential issue... Read More

Venture Capital and Private Equity Opinions of Counsel
Scope, Assumptions and Qualifications, Due Diligence, Opining on Delaware Matters
August 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the preparation of opinion letters and the opinions typically provided by counsel in venture capital and private equity transactions. The panel will review the common elements of an opinion letter, including assumptions and qualifications, and outline common practices re... Read More

Traumatic Brain Injury: Proving or Challenging the Existence and Extent of Brain Damage Us...
August 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will offer advanced guidance to personal injury attorneys proving or challenging the existence and extent of injury in traumatic brain injury (TBI) cases. The panel will explore what types of experts should be engaged, what to look for in credentialing and demeanor, and strategies fo... Read More

Construction Employers and OSHA Violations: Willful Violations, Civil and Criminal Penalti...
Recent Federal Cases Against Contractors, Best Practices and Operating Procedures
August 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide construction counsel with advice based on recent decisions by the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission that found contractors were liable for hazardous working conditions and subject to civil and criminal penalties for these worker safety violations. The pane... Read More

Tax Issues for Solar Energy Projects: Investment Tax Credit, Ownership Structuring, Federa...
August 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide energy counsel on key tax considerations and planning methods for solar energy facilities and developments. The panel will discuss federal and state tax issues, claiming the investment tax credit (ITC), depreciation and offsetting taxable income, ownership structuring issu... Read More

Export Controls and Cloud Computing: Complying With ITAR, EAR, and Sanctions Laws
August 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide international trade counsel with a review of the compliance challenges with export control and economic sanctions laws for cloud users and providers. The panel will offer best practices to meet the requirements of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), Exp... Read More

Structuring Installment Sales to Intentionally Defective Trusts: Using Private Annuities a...
Transferring Appreciated Property Through Asset Sales and Installment Payments
August 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a comprehensive and practical guide to structuring asset sales to intentionally defective irrevocable trusts (IDITs). The panel will discuss the use of both promissory notes and private annuities in estate planning and will ident... Read More

Counterfeit Goods on Social Media: Takedowns, Litigation, and Other Alternatives for Comba...
August 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on combating the sale of counterfeit goods on social media platforms. The panel will discuss conducting social media searches, submitting takedowns, platform immunities, safe harbors, and overcoming rejections. The panel will also address counter-notifications a... Read More

Tax Treatment of Non-Fungible Tokens: Applicable Tax Rules, Characterization Issues, Crypt...
August 10, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel, accountants, and other advisers with critical analysis, tax treatment of non-fungible tokens (NFTs), and reporting obligations for taxpayers and investors. The panel will discuss the difference between NFTs and other cryptocurrencies, IRS rules, and defi... Read More

Environmental Indemnity in Real Estate Transactions: Allocating Risks of Potential Liabili...
Negotiating Key Provisions, Drafting and Reviewing the Agreement to Ensure Complete Covera...
August 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel for buyers, sellers, and lenders in real estate transactions on allocation of environmental liability and structuring environmental indemnity agreements to ensure proper coverage for liabilities. The panel will examine key provisions and lessons from historical pre... Read More

Cross-Examining Plaintiffs in Employment Harassment and Discrimination Cases: Strategies f...
August 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employment trial lawyers with the tools to handle the challenging task of cross-examining a plaintiff/victim claiming harassment or discrimination. The plaintiff/alleged victim's deposition is typically the pivotal testimonial event in the case. Trial counsel is often st... Read More

Leveraging Design Patents to Protect Graphical User Interfaces
Protecting the "Look and Feel" of GUIs, Understanding Current U.S. and Global Prosecution...
August 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on protecting graphical user interface (GUI) in the U.S. and worldwide. The panel will examine the advantages of design patent protection over other forms of IP and offer best practices for obtaining meaningful design protection for GUI. Read More

Swap Documentation in Real Estate Finance Transactions: Coordinating ISDA Master Agreement...
Documenting Covenants, Security, Required Consents, Voting and Control, Reporting, and Reg...
August 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the various uses of swaps and other derivative products to hedge risk in real estate finance transactions, integrate derivatives into loan documentation, and document the swap transaction to ensure there is consistency with the loan. Read More

SPAC Mergers and Acquisitions: Structuring and Deal Terms, SEC Scrutiny
Pricing and Consideration, Recourse, Earnouts, Closing Conditions, Allocation of Board Sea...
August 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the features of de-SPAC merger transactions. The panel will discuss deal terms typically negotiated between the SPAC and the target and how they vary from conventional deals. The panel will also analyze the de-SPAC process of taking the target public, including the offer... Read More

Discrediting Deceptive Witnesses During Deposition: Preparation, Examination, Analysis, an...
August 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel through the three stages of any deposition that will expose intentionally false and deliberately misleading testimony. The program will explore how to develop a thorough line of attack to expose lies and half-truths. Read More

Jury Selection in Employment Litigation: Preparing for Voir Dire, Identifying Bias, Levera...
August 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employment litigators with strategic techniques for jury selection. The panel will offer tips for using social media and questionnaires, weeding out jurors, dealing with tainted jurors, and avoiding common mistakes during voir dire. Read More

Overpayment Recoveries by Health Insurers: Bringing and Defending Claims, Evaluating Merit...
August 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel to healthcare insurers and providers on bringing and defending overpayment recovery claims. The panel will provide practical insight from both plan and provider perspectives on implementing and dealing with health insurer audits, overpayment demands, and recoveries... Read More

Patent Claims: the Article “A:" Only One or More Than One And Other Impactful Words/Punctu...
Best Practices for Preparing and Prosecuting Patent Applications
August 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the impact of recent decisions addressing "a" and the implications of these decisions on U.S. patent practice. The panel will offer best practices of fundamentally sound principles to prepare and prosecute a U.S. patent application to avoid careless claim... Read More

Deposing Named Plaintiffs in Class Litigation: Leveraging Issues of Adequacy and Commonali...
August 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare defense counsel to depose and plaintiffs' counsel to defend depositions of named plaintiffs in class litigation. The panel will outline techniques for effectively preparing or questioning named plaintiffs and offer strategies to leverage deposition testimony during certi... Read More

E-Signature, E-Contract, and Remote Notarization: New Regulatory Developments and Recent E...
August 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review the most recent state and federal updates regarding the use of e-signatures, e-contracts, and remote notarization. The panel will discuss the expansion of the use of e-contracts in previously restricted industries and 2021 decisions about the enforceability of e-contracts... Read More

Cross-Examination of Plaintiff's Trucking Safety Expert: Neutralizing the False Narrative...
August 4, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will equip defense counsel in trucking cases, or any case involving a safety expert, to not only prevent the plaintiff's safety expert from inflicting damage but to use the plaintiff's expert to tell the defense's narrative. This webinar will show what useful cross-examination covers... Read More

DIP Financing: Structuring Roll-Overs, Cross-Collateralization, Priming Liens, Junior DIP...
August 4, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

U.S. Trademark Office Changes and the Impact: Rules to Implement the TMA, Specimen Require...
August 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on recent rule changes and proposed rule changes by the U.S. Trademark Office, including those implementing the Trademark Modernization Act (TMA). The panel will examine the impact of these changes on trademark applicants, registrants, and U.S. trademark practic... Read More

Machine Learning in Healthcare: Regulatory Requirements, Reimbursement Challenges, Privacy...
August 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on machine learning in the healthcare context. The panel will discuss how healthcare companies and providers are using machine learning to provide healthcare, patient care, and administrative processes. The panel will examine the regulatory requirements... Read More

Discovery in Bad Faith Insurance Litigation: Key to Successfully Proving or Defending Clai...
Navigating Scope of Discovery, Document Production, and Joint Client Exception to and Impl...
August 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss unique discovery requests that arise when a policyholder argues that its insurer's investigation and subsequent denial of its claim was arbitrary, capricious, and undertaken "in bad faith." The webinar will cover what information to request, how to request the informatio... Read More

Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Estate: Tax Concerns When Acquiring or Disposing of Owners...
Entity Selection, FIRPTA, Blocker Corporations, and the BEAT Tax
August 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine tax challenges and practical implications for foreign investors in U.S. real estate. The panel will discuss the tax advantages of blocker companies, choice of investment structure, and other investment vehicles, and other matters. Read More

Private Equity Real Estate Fund Formation: Capital Raising, Regulatory Issues, and Negotia...
Capital Contributions, Allocation of Profits/Losses, Clawbacks, Return of Capital, Fees, C...
August 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 impact fund managers and investors regarding fees and expenses, co-investments, and co... Read More

Stablecoins in Commercial Transactions: UCC Issues With Formation and Payments on Blockcha...
August 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss stablecoins in the context of commercial transactions, with a particular focus on UCC rules regarding settlement of payments, adverse claims, discharge of underlying obligations, and security entitlement. The panel discussion will include the current regulatory framework... Read More

Auto Shop Liability From Accidents Due to Negligent, Inadequate Repairs or Modifications
July 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss mechanics and repair shop liability for repairs that allegedly cause or contribute to car or truck accidents and severe and permanent injuries. The program will review the relevant standards of care, preservation of evidence, overcoming recurring defenses, the role of "g... Read More

Cram Up Under Chapter 11: Overcoming Objections From Dissenting Secured Lenders
July 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will instruct bankruptcy attorneys about creating and opposing "cram-up" Chapter 11 plans under which the plan is accepted by junior creditors and then crammed up on senior objecting creditors. Read More

FCA Litigation: Leveraging Statistical Sampling and Extrapolation to Prove or Disprove Lia...
July 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on the use of statistical sampling and extrapolation in False Claims Act (FCA) litigation. The panel will examine how courts are treating the issue and offer best practices for addressing sampling issues. Read More

Mental Health Issues in the Workplace: ADA and FMLA Compliance, Leave as Accommodation, Di...
July 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise employment counsel on how to handle the intersection of mental health issues and ADA and FMLA compliance. The panel will discuss what options employers and employees should consider when an ADA accommodation or FMLA is made, when leave can be considered an accommodation,... Read More

Trade Secrets in IP Litigation: Strategies for Disclosure and Protection in Discovery, Pre...
July 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on disclosing and protecting trade secrets in trade secret litigation. The panel will examine the risks related to disclosing trade secrets and address the when and how of disclosure during discovery, pre-trial, and trial. The panel will also discuss recent deci... Read More

GEICO v. Whiteside: Navigating Complex Post-Loss Duties in Bad Faith Refusal to Settle Cas...
July 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review the holding and real world consequences of GEICO Indem. Co. v. Whiteside (Ga. Apr. 19, 2021), a negligent/bad faith failure to settle case that insurance counsel in all jurisdictions have watched closely and described as "extremely problematic." The panel will unravel the... Read More

Nursing Home Malpractice: Indispensable Discovery for Establishing Causation, Systemic Neg...
Discovering Nursing Home Patterns and Practices, Key Caregivers, Nursing Policies, Adminis...
July 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE course will discuss how to plan and carry out successful discovery in a nursing home malpractice case. The webinar will discuss specific evidence to request for different causes of action, how to notice depositions to obtain the best results, how to manage the large volume of documents invol... Read More

Phaseout of LIBOR: Navigating the Final Stages, Implementing Alternative Reference Rates,...
July 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the scheduled phaseout of LIBOR (London Interbank Offered Rate) and outline steps real estate and commercial finance counsel must take now to ensure that agreements tied to LIBOR transition appropriately to a new benchmark rate. The panel will discuss how the recent anno... Read More

Combating Plaintiffs' Reptilian Tactics in Commercial Vehicle, Premises Liability, Product...
Responding to Reptile Techniques During Discovery, Deposition, Voir Dire, Opening Statemen...
July 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide litigators in recognizing and combating the trial strategy leveraging the so-called "reptile theory" in commercial vehicle accident claims, premises liability, and medical malpractice cases. The panel will discuss the increased use of reptilian tactics by plaintiffs' attor... Read More

Tax Issues for Foreign Investors in Qualified Opportunity Zones: Deal Structures, Tax Rule...
July 22, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax professionals guidance on tax challenges for non-U.S. investors in qualified opportunity zones (QOZs). The panel will discuss recent U.S. tax law developments and IRS regulations impacting foreign investors, legal requirements, and processes to achieve tax benefi... Read More

Protecting Trade Secrets During Litigation: Investigating the Theft, Maintaining Confident...
July 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide litigators on the unique challenges of discovery and litigation involving or concerning trade secrets. The panel will begin with some practical tips on how to investigate and verify suspected misappropriation of trade secrets, then review the necessary level of detail for... Read More

Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims Against Trustees/Managers of Closely-Held Businesses
July 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 pr... Read More

Data Center Development: Specialized Security, Communications, Cooling, and Power Needs; S...
Addressing Operation and Financing Concerns of Real Estate Counsel
July 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address 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--and the need for proper service leve... Read More

Drafting and Defending Software Patents: Meeting Sections 102, 103, and 112 Requirements
July 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent practitioners on drafting their software patent applications to comply with Section 102, 103, and 112 requirements and defending software patents from attacks under those statutory sections. The panel will discuss federal court guidance, prosecution guidelines, and... Read More

Finance Transactions: Structuring Legal Opinions for Amendments, Joinders, New Collateral,...
July 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the issues finance counsel should consider when rendering or reviewing opinions in connection with various types of loan modifications. The discussion will include amendments that add collateral or guarantors, add tranches of debt, or modify borrower ownership structure... Read More

Shotgun Agreements: Advantages and Disadvantages to Breaking Board Deadlock, Establishing...
July 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide advice to counsel on how and when to utilize a shotgun buy-sell agreement. The panel will address the means to protect a closely-held business from the worst consequences of ownership and shareholder deadlock. Parties can establish a fair and equitable price to be determ... Read More

Bridge Lending for Commercial Real Estate: Financing for Transitional Properties
Senior, Mezzanine, and Preferred Equity Structures; Allocating Risk, Resolving Legacy Issu...
July 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss current uses and structuring alternatives for bridge loans, including senior, mezzanine and preferred equity. The panel will also examine the additional risks and legacy issues associated with transitional properties, and provide guidance on how they can be addressed in... Read More

Worker Misclassification: Challenges of Determining Exempt vs. Non-Exempt Employees
Conducting Self-Audits, Identifying Vulnerabilities, Correcting Errors, and Minimizing Lia...
July 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide employment counsel and employers in identifying positions that are most at risk for misclassification under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and state law (particularly under the common "white collar" exemptions), conducting self-audits, and implementing measures to cor... Read More

Class Certification After TransUnion v. Ramirez: Assessing Intangible Injuries, Article II...
July 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the Supreme Court's forthcoming decision in TransUnion v. Ramirez (U.S. 2021), which is expected to address a plaintiff's Article III standing when a defendant violates a plaintiff's statutory rights but there is allegedly no "concrete injury." The program will review th... Read More

SPACs in the Healthcare Sector: Structuring Transactions, Considerations and Challenges fo...
July 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs). The panel will examine SPAC formation and structuring. The panel will discuss the benefits and considerations for both private and public companies. The panel will also discuss challenges for the parties... Read More

2021 ERISA Litigation: Recent Cases, Assessing Fiduciary Risks, Strategies for Counsel
Stock Drop Litigation, Cybersecurity, Participant and Plan Data Cases, Excessive Fees and...
July 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will update ERISA counsel, plan fiduciaries, and service providers on recent developments in ERISA fiduciary case law. The panel will discuss ongoing 401(k) excessive fee litigation, stock drop litigation, participant and plan data cases, and other recent litigation trends. The panel... Read More

Personal Injury Litigation: Federal Preemption as a Defense in Drug and Medical Device, an...
July 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will explore the defense of federal preemption to common law personal injury claims against drug manufacturers for failure to warn, emphasizing "impossibility" preemption. The panel will discuss what is required to succeed on this defense and how "presumption against preemption" shou... Read More

Patents as NFTs: Tokenization and Implications for Ownership, Valuation, and Licensing; Se...
July 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance on patents as non-fungible tokens (NFTs). The panel will discuss the current trends related to NFTs representing patents, examining the benefits and challenges, and even viability of such a system. The panel will discuss ownership, transferring ownership, valuat... Read More

Stormwater Discharge Permits and Clean Water Act Compliance Under Current Administration
Current EPA and State Stormwater Permitting Requirements, Recent Developments
July 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

SEC Enforcement Priorities for 2021: SPACs, ESG Disclosures, Cybersecurity, COVID Disclosu...
July 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss SEC enforcement priorities for 2021, with a particular focus on special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs), environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues, digital currencies, COVID-19 disclosures, and PPP fraud. The panel will also discuss how the appointment of... Read More

Protecting Trademarks Abroad: Madrid System vs. National Filing Directly in Foreign Jurisd...
July 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 System and filing national applications through local counsel in the foreign jurisdiction. Th... Read More

Divorce: When a Spouse or Former Spouse Files Bankruptcy
Understanding the Impact of Bankruptcy on Domestic Support Obligations, Property Settlemen...
July 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review the unique powers of bankruptcy law to alter or affect the financial plans and goals of divorced or divorcing spouses when bankruptcy is commenced before, during, or after a divorce. Read More

SPACs in Renewable Energy and Green Infrastructure: Structuring Transactions, Issues for S...
July 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide renewable energy counsel and advisers an in-depth analysis of key challenges for special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) in renewable energy and green infrastructure. The panel will discuss the formation, tax considerations for structuring transactions, and key cha... Read More

Insured vs. Insurer: Litigating Priorities in Subrogation Proceeds and the Made Whole Doct...
July 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide insurance company, policyholder, and in-house counsel through the nuances of the "made whole doctrine" and the many different types of releases, waivers, and other devices insurance companies use to clarify or mitigate its effect to maintain priority recoveries from third... Read More

Charitable Remainder Trusts: Income Tax, Inherited IRAs, Key Considerations for Trust and...
Mechanics of CRTs Under Current Tax Law, Deduction of Interest, Estate Tax Impact, CRAT, C...
July 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide trust and estates counsel guidance on utilizing charitable remainder trusts (CRTs) for income tax and estate planning. The panel will discuss the mechanics of CRTs under current tax law, deduction of the charitable remainder interest, impact on the estate tax, and key ch... Read More

Medicaid Asset Rules and Pitfalls to Avoid: Transfers, Conversions, Asset Limits, Level of...
Look Back Periods, Transfers and Gifts of Assets, Purchase of Exempt Assets, Conversion of...
July 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide elder law attorneys an in-depth analysis of the Medicaid assets, transfers, and conversion rules, common challenges, and methods to overcome them. The panel will discuss strategies for navigating asset limits, level of care requirements, lookback periods, purchase of exe... Read More

Combating Plaintiff Reptilian Tactics in Complex Litigation: Discovery, Voir Dire, Direct...
July 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide litigators on combating the trial strategy commonly known as the "reptile theory." The panel will educate counsel about identifying and responding to "reptile" tactics at every stage of a matter, from discovery through closing argument. Read More

Structuring ESG Provisions in Finance Transactions: Performance Targets, Key Indicators, R...
Borrower Incentives, Sustainability Washing and Other Lender Concerns
July 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the incentives behind ESG-linked loans for both borrowers and lenders and examine loan provisions and documentation. The panel will discuss the drafting of key performance indicators (KPIs) and reporting obligations, address the failure to meet ESG performance targets, a... Read More

Recent Commercial Eviction Cases: Force Majeure, Co-Tenancy, Quiet Enjoyment, Frustration...
Temporary Impracticability, Business Interruption Insurance, Work-Outs, Bankruptcy Lease R...
July 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide landlord and tenant counsel with guidance on the leading defenses in commercial eviction cases in 2021 due to the pandemic-induced economic downturn and prior lockdown orders. The panel will advise on what tenants may expect in temporary relief, work-outs, and lease term... Read More

2021 GST Tax Planning: Applicable Rules, Allocations, Formula Drafting, Key Challenges, an...
July 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planners guidance on key generation-skipping transfer (GST) tax planning techniques under current tax law and proposed tax law changes. The panel will discuss applicable GST rules and utilizing those rules to the advantage of clients, allocations, formula drafting... Read More

Structuring U.S. Governed Law Trusts Classified as Foreign Trusts for U.S. Tax Purposes
July 15, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide a deep dive into the planning opportunities and reporting requirements for U.S.-based trusts that must file as non-domestic trusts for income tax purposes. The panel will discuss what constitutes "substantial decisions by non-U.S. persons" for trusts, structuring con... Read More

Personal Injury Claims for Uber and Lyft Accidents: Complex Liability and Insurance Covera...
July 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Patent Ownership and Inventorship: Avoiding Pitfalls in Defending Against Infringement and...
Overcoming Challenges With Joint Inventorship, Common Ownership, and Former Employee-Inven...
July 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the pitfalls of collaboration between individuals and entities in an invention. The panel will discuss challenges, including common inventorship and former employee-inventors, and how the courts have treated these issues. The panel will discuss lessons fr... Read More

Greenhouse Gas Regulation: Pollutant-Specific Contribution Rules, Emission Taxes, Cap and...
Social Cost of Carbon, Paris Treaty, Proposed EPA Action
July 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise environmental counsel on current issues related to greenhouse gas emissions and regulation. The panel will address both the issues of gas sources and trends and the legislative initiatives, including the pollutant-specific significant contribution rules, SEC climate discl... Read More

Drafting Construction Joint Check Agreements: Contractor Liability, Supplier Payment and L...
July 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise construction counsel on best practices when drafting and enforcing a joint check agreement. The panel will discuss the issues regarding written consent and agreement of all parties and what constitutes valid consideration, particularly when a dispute arises with a supplie... Read More

Litigating LGBTQ Employment Discrimination and Harassment Claims: Title VII, EEOC, and Sta...
July 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise employment counsel on the major issues related to LGBTQ employment discrimination and harassment claims. The panel will examine the latest court activity and key rulings involving claims of sexual orientation and gender identity, including denial of spousal benefits to tr... Read More

Bankruptcy Reorganization: When the Debtor Defaults Under a Confirmed Plan and Other Post-...
July 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss what happens after confirmation and what happens when a debtor defaults under a plan of reorganization, whether confirmed under the regular provisions of Chapter 11 or new Subchapter V. The program will review the impact of confirmation on critical issues, the use of pos... Read More

China's New Blocking Statute and Anti-Foreign Sanctions Law: Implications for Multinationa...
July 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel to multinational companies operating in China on China's new Blocking Statute and Anti-Foreign Sanctions Law. The panel will examine these new laws and their impact on multinational companies in China. The panel will address the obligations placed on multinational... Read More

Conducting Effective Service Provider RFPs for ERISA Retirement and Health Plans
Crafting Comprehensive Proposals to Meet Fiduciary Duties and to Avoid Litigation and DOL...
July 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare in-house counsel and ERISA plan fiduciaries to conduct requests for proposals (RFPs) for retirement plan service providers. The panel will discuss when and how often plan fiduciaries should undertake an RFP process, outline the elements that make up a comprehensive and e... Read More

M&A Post-Closing Disputes: Minimizing and Resolving Disputes Over Working Capital Adjustme...
July 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

New Buy American Executive Order: Supply Chain, Compliance Policies, Waivers, Component Te...
July 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address compliance with the Biden Buy American Executive Order and new waiver government contractors must seek for exemption. The panel will discuss what policies will replace the prior component test and the government's price preference requirements for future suppliers. Read More

2021 Landlord-Tenant Disputes: Federal and State Restrictions, Rent Abatement, Mortgage Re...
July 8, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will focus on the current status of landlord-tenant laws in the U.S. in 2021 under federal and state regulations and restrictions, focusing on income assistance for residential rent, continued availability of SBA loans for commercial tenants, and the state of moratoriums on both fore... Read More

Special Purpose Acquisition Companies: Tax Structures, PFIC, QEF Election, and More
July 8, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and advisers an in-depth analysis of key tax challenges for special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs). The panel will discuss tax issues upon formation, tax considerations for structuring transactions, and key tax challenges for domestic and foreign i... Read More

Patent Invalidation and Assignor Estoppel: Differing Standards, Minerva Surgical v. Hologi...
July 8, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on patent invalidation and assignor estoppel. The panel will discuss the courts' and PTAB's approaches to assignors in patent invalidation and recent decisions, and whether and how the Supreme Court's Minerva decision affects the doctrine going forward. The... Read More

Commercial Motor Vehicle Cases: Establishing the Standard of Care and Its Violation
Using Driving Licensure Requirements, Regulations, Industry and Internal Best Practices to...
July 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review commercial driver license (CDL) requirements and other crucial regulations and standards that govern the operation of commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) and their drivers. The panel will discuss when compliance with these rules is required or voluntary and whether evidence... Read More

Private Equity Transactions in Healthcare: Stark, AKS, and Other Compliance Challenges
Structuring Purchase Price, Restrictive Covenants, Indemnities, Equity Rollovers, and More
July 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide 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 also address... Read More

Financing Cannabis-Related Real Estate: Structuring Options, Enforcement Issues, Regulator...
Sale-Leaseback Transactions, Expansion Financing, Zoning and Licensing Issues
July 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze legal and practical issues borrowers and lenders need to consider when documenting and funding a loan transaction secured by cannabis-related real estate. The panel will also discuss loan structures used to navigate the current banking, insurance, tax, and bankruptcy leg... Read More

Environmental Issues in Solar Energy Projects
Pre-Project Environmental Due Diligence, Environmental Impact Review, Federal Permitting R...
July 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide an overview of the environmental laws and regulations governing the development of solar power projects, from small rooftop installations sited on existing buildings to utility-scale solar farms. The panel will discuss pre-project environmental due diligence, compliance... Read More

Copyright and the Originality Requirement for 2-D and 3-D Designs: Guidance From Recent De...
July 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on the originality requirement for copyright and the challenges of meeting that requirement. The panel will discuss recent U.S. Copyright Office Review Board and judicial decisions involving 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional designs and consider how the law applie... Read More

Biometric Privacy Act and Employment Class Actions in 2021: Recent Decisions on Damages an...
July 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employment counsel with an update on recent decisions in class actions filed based upon the Illinois Biometric Privacy Act (BIPA). The panel will advise on the current status of BIPA claims in Illinois, potential defenses, insurance coverage, what damages plaintiffs may... Read More

Food and Beverage Class Actions: False Advertising, Deceptive Labels, and Reasonable Consu...
July 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address class actions alleging false advertising and deceptive/ambiguous labeling claims for food and beverages and the recent trend to focus on entire industries, not just specific products. The program will explore the "ambiguity rule" and whether an allegedly deceptive statem... Read More

Shareholder Litigation in M&A: Procedural Issues, Remedies, Defense Strategies, Responding...
July 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the types and legal bases of shareholder claims currently being employed to contest M&A transactions, the procedural steps counsel should take to defend against such actions, and how to respond to meritless claims. Read More

Document Request Responses Under FRCP 34's and 26's More Exacting Standards
Impermissible Boilerplate, Vague Objections, Outdated Templates, Relevancy, Proportionalit...
July 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will explore the challenges in responding to document requests under FRCP 26 and 34 and propose solutions to several perennial discovery problems, including overbroad requests, privilege, and novel ways to restrict responses. The panel will also raise questions on the impact of timin... Read More

Sect. 112 Indefiniteness in Chemical and Biotech Patent Claims
Drafting and Prosecuting Patent Claims That Will Hold Up Under Any Definiteness Standard
July 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on how recent Federal Circuit and Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) case law impact daily patent practice. The panel will offer best practices to navigate pre- and post-issuance scrutiny for compliance with 35 U.S.C. 112(b). Read More

Financing HVCRE and Other Real Estate: Guidance for Lenders, Borrowers, and Investors
June 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide a timely update regarding high-volatility commercial real estate (HVCRE) loans, as well as regulatory requirements relating to nonperforming real estate loans, and options for lenders, borrowers, and investors relating to nonperforming loans. Our panel will discuss regul... Read More

Electronic Spying and Tracking Spouses in Divorce Cases: What's Legal in the Digital World...
Navigating Admissibility and Privacy: Evidence Derived From Social Media, Smartphones, Spy...
June 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will teach family law attorneys to identify and manage legal issues that arise when spouses obtain evidence using electronic or telephonic interception, smartphones, spyware, GPS tracking devices, webcams, wiretaps, or other methods. Read More

Removing PFIC Taint on Foreign Investments Through Subsequent Year QEF Elections
New Final PFIC Regulations and Navigating PFIC Rules of IRC Sections 1291-1298
June 30, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax attorneys and counsel with a practical guide to removing the "taint" of foreign investments treated as passive foreign investment companies (PFICs). The panel will discuss new final and proposed PFIC regulations, the complex qualified electing fund (QEF) election... Read More

Employment Claims Under the Private Attorneys General Act: Standing, Representative Action...
June 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise employment counsel on claims under California's Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA). The panel will discuss the reach and limitations of representative claims brought under PAGA, including: violations giving rise to PAGA claims, an employee's standing and representative... Read More

Resolving Medical Liens and Reimbursement Claims in Personal Injury Cases: New Models for...
June 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss certain predictive settlement solutions to resolve heathcare liens in personal injury, auto, and workers' compensation settlements, that, when used properly, can minimize repayment obligations and provide certain protections. This program will cover Medicare, Medicare Ad... Read More

340B Program Latest Developments: 340B-Related Litigation, HHS Advisory Opinion, New Dispu...
June 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on the recent developments related to the 340B program. The panel will discuss what these developments mean for healthcare providers and drug manufacturers. The panel will address the new dispute resolution process, recent litigation, and recent U.S. Dep... Read More

Ex Parte Patent Appeals: Determining Whether to Appeal, Trends and Lessons From Recent Cas...
June 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

NOTE: A PTAB judge has been added to the panel. This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on ex parte appeals. The panel will discuss the strategy of choosing ex parte appeals and key considerations. The panel will also offer best practices for ex parte appeals. Read More

Interplay Among Builders Risk, CGL, and Wrap- Up Insurance Programs: Maximizing Coverage
June 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on the differences between seeking recovery under builders' risk, CGL, and wrap-up insurance policies. The program will cover what steps to take when a claim is suspected, how to maximize coverage under all available policies, current trends in claim denials, and b... Read More

Renewable Energy Projects on Tribal Lands: Regulatory Authority, Development, Financing St...
June 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide renewable energy and utility counsel guidance on developing and financing renewable energy projects on tribal lands. The speakers will discuss the development and operation of renewable energy projects on tribal lands, federal and state regulatory authority, infrastructu... Read More

HUD Revived Fair Housing Act Rules: Disparate Impact and Affirmatively Furthering Fair Hou...
June 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with guidance on the reinstated and revised rules under the Fair Housing Act. The panel will discuss the current and anticipated revisions to the standard for disparate impact discrimination claims and the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) Interim Fina... Read More

Drafting Enforceable Commercially Reasonable Efforts Clauses in Business Agreements
Closing Obligations, Earn-Out Agreements, Licensing Agreements, Recent State Cases
June 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel in best practices in drafting "best efforts," "commercially best efforts," "commercially reasonable efforts," or some other "efforts" clauses. The panel will discuss the burden of these clauses on businesses, the status of cases recently decided in Delaware, New Yo... Read More

UCC3 Financing Amendment and Termination Statements: Avoiding Loss of Lien Perfection or P...
June 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 mi... Read More

Legal Ethics Issues When an Attorney Leaves the Firm
Managing Client Communications and Files, Work Product, Conflicts of Interest
June 24, 2021 CLE, CLE Ethics CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 topics such as client communications, work-product disputes, and conflicts facing the attorney and the new firm. Read More

Means-Plus-Function Patent Claims: Treatment in Prosecution, Litigation, and Post-Grant Pr...
June 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide patent counsel with an in-depth look at 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 USPTO, and PTAB post-grant proceedin... Read More

Additional Insured Coverage in Construction Contracts and Interplay With Contractual Indem...
June 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide attendees with a review of key issues in, and the evolution of, additional insured (AI) coverage under commercial general liability policies, the interplay between contractual indemnification and AI coverage, and best practices to maximize AI coverage and for insurers to... Read More

Tax Issues for Rollover Equity in M&A Transactions: Key Considerations for Buyers and Sell...
June 24, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax professionals an in-depth analysis of key tax issues of equity rollover in mergers and acquisitions. The panel will discuss critical provisions and structuring considerations for equity rollovers in M&A transactions, tax-free mergers, holding company structures,... Read More

Leveraging Historic Tax Credits in Real Estate Finance
June 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide an overview of the Federal Historic Tax Credits (HTC) program. The panel will summarize the HTC program and examine how rehabilitation projects qualify for the HTC, how to finance projects using the HTC, and how the HTC can be combined with other tax credit and subsidy p... Read More

Assessing the Value of Small Businesses: Understanding Minority Discounts in Operating Agr...
June 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise corporate counsel to family-owned and small businesses on the issues related to the potential application and impact of minority discounts in buyouts, sales, and, ownership disputes. Read More

Terminating 403(b) Plans: IRS Rules, Fiduciary Liability, Distribution of Assets, Required...
June 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide ERISA counsel and fiduciaries on the complex rules and pitfalls to avoid terminating a 403(b) plan. The panel will discuss ERISA rules and requirements for plan terminations, recent IRS Revenue Ruling 2020-23 and Notice 2020-80, distributions upon termination, annuity and... Read More

2021 OSHA Policies and Audits: Mitigating Risks, Increased Enforcement, General Duty Claus...
June 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise employment counsel on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) current focus and the enforcement actions and increased audits under the Biden administration. The panel will discuss the National Emphasis Program (NEP) programs to protect employees in high... Read More

Prepackaged and Prenegotiated Chapter 11 Reorganizations: Debtor and Creditor Strategies
Restructuring Support Agreements, Valuation, Credit Bidding, and More
June 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze the benefits and risks to a company for using 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 agreements, valuation a... Read More

Personal Jurisdiction Over Nonresident Corporations After Ford Motor Co. v. Montana Eighth...
June 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the issue of personal jurisdiction over nonresident corporate defendants in light of the Supreme Court's unanimous decisions in Ford Motor Co. v. Montana Eighth Jud. Dist. Ct. and Ford Motor Co. v. Bandemer. The program will review the progression of the Court's prior de... Read More

Telehealth Regulation: Complying With Evolving Requirements
Data Privacy and Security, Licensure, Credentialing, Reimbursement, Informed Consent, Pres...
June 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on compliance with the evolving federal and state-level telehealth requirements. The panel will address the steps that entities and providers should take to ensure compliance with evolving telehealth requirements. Read More

Ground Leases: Key Negotiated Provisions, Financing Issues, Monetary vs. Non-Monetary Brea...
June 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will explore the inner-workings of ground leases. The panel will discuss various issues related to key negotiated provisions, financing, monetary vs. non-monetary breaches, how additional rents are determined, and how and when a valuation of leasehold improvements (often, a building)... Read More

Derivative Works and Copyright: Scope, Termination, Infringement, Considerations for Draft...
June 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to IP counsel on derivative works, the scope of the derivative right, termination of granted rights, and lessons from recent court decisions. The panel will also discuss copyright infringement when making/selling derivative works and the intersection with fair u... Read More

Resolving Insurance Coverage Ambiguities: Discovery and Use of Extrinsic Evidence to Clari...
June 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review the inconsistencies regarding when extrinsic evidence may be used to establish that a particular policy provision is ambiguous and discuss interpreting any ambiguity as well exceptions to the "four/eight corners" rule. The panel will focus on key jurisdictions and discuss... Read More

Finders and Unregistered Broker-Dealers: Understanding the Risks and Recent Developments
Avoiding the Pitfalls of Broker-Dealer Registration Violations, Lessons From SEC Enforceme...
June 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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, activities that require broker-dealer registration, and SEC regulatory actions regarding unregistered b... Read More

Structuring Preferred Partnership Freezes in Estate Planning: Chapter 14 Valuation Rules,...
June 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planners, advisers, and tax counsel with a comprehensive exploration into the planning and structuring challenges and tax benefits of "freeze partnerships" as a tool for inter-generational wealth transfer. I will discuss how to determine when freeze partnerships a... Read More

Drafting Technology Services Statements of Work: Avoiding Contracting Pitfalls
Structuring Terms and Conditions, Anticipating Common Areas of Dispute, and Streamlining N...
June 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide business counsel with a roadmap for drafting statements of work (SOWs) for the purchase of technology services. The panel will discuss terms and conditions to include in an SOW and strategies to avoid common contracting pitfalls and resolve disputes. Read More

Design Patent Claims Amendment, Reissue, Validity Challenges: Recent Court Treatment and U...
June 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on design patents and amending claims, reissue, and validity challenges. The panel will examine drawing identity, consistency, and written description for amended claims. The panel will also discuss the invalidating of claims and the associated challenges. T... Read More

USPTO Examiner Interview Strategies: Preparing for and Conducting Interviews to Advance Pa...
June 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on leveraging interviews with the 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 patent examine... Read More

Blocker Structuring Under Current U.S. Tax Law: Key Considerations for U.S. Venture Funds...
June 17, 2021 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and private investment professionals with a practical guide to structuring investments by private equity and venture capital funds (PEVC funds) in a manner that seeks to address the various tax sensitivities of PEVC fund investors. Read More

Nursing Home Defense: Countering the Noncompliance Narrative, Proving Unavoidability, Diff...
June 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review nursing home litigation defense strategies to counter the plaintiff's theories for frequently alleged injuries, such as pressure sores, falls, malnourishment, medication errors, neglect, or infection. The program will help counsel anticipate and curb plaintiffs' discovery... Read More

Managing ESG Compliance in Complex Supply Chains
Responding to Emerging Regulations, Protecting Licenses, Increasing Shareholder Confidence
June 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the potential environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues posed by suppliers in increasingly complex supply chains that can increase reputational risks to an organization. The panel will address legal requirements in the U.S., EU, China, and other countries, as we... Read More

Structuring Multi-Lender Agreements in Syndicated Facilities: Balancing the Rights of Agen...
Borrower Defaults, Lender Defaults, Exculpatory Clauses, Information Sharing
June 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss typical clauses in a syndicated loan agreement and provide best practices for lenders and agents to structure and negotiate loan agreement provisions to protect their rights and interests and avoid being disadvantaged in a multi-lender transaction that goes south. Read More

Bankruptcy Preference Actions: Litigating the Ordinary Course of Business Defense When Not...
June 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review the ordinary course of business defense to preference actions. The program will help counsel identify new strategies applicable when practices between the parties and in their industry are or have become anything but ordinary. The panel will also explore the limits on the... Read More

Insurance Coverage: Applying the Concurrent Proximate Cause Rule to Losses Due to Excluded...
June 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review the effect of the concurrent proximate cause rule in coverage litigation where the plaintiff asserts coverage for losses resulting from multiple alleged causes, some covered and some excluded. The program will discuss different standards and approaches taken by various co... Read More

Service Line Co-Management: The Ultimate Sustainable PSA? Creating Legal, Effective, and L...
June 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will assist hospital and physician group counsel to optimize service line co-management arrangements with an appreciation for applicable law and best practices. Read More

GC's Role in Remote Work Legal Issues: Data Governance, Privacy, Automating Documentation,...
June 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address the need to effectively manage corporate data while business workforces remain principally in a work-from-home environment. The panel will discuss how to construct a centralized data catalog and how management can effectively work with their teams remotely. The panel wil... Read More

FLSA Collective Action Conditional Certification and Decertification Strategies
Evaluating Pursuit or Opposition of Certification or Decertification Motions, Navigating C...
June 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 apply when ruling on conditional certificat... Read More

M&A for Technology Companies: Intellectual Property, Human Capital, Due Diligence, and oth...
June 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine key issues in M&A transactions involving tech companies. The panel discussion will cover distinguishing features of such M&A transactions, including substantive areas of focus in due diligence, as well as explore key considerations in achieving successful outcomes in suc... Read More

Executive Compensation Issues for Foreign Employees: Granting Incentives, Deferred Compens...
June 15, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide employee benefits counsel an in-depth analysis of key issues for structuring foreign employees' compensation plans. The panel will discuss designing cross-border employee compensation programs to maximize tax savings. The panel will also discuss compliance for foreig... Read More

Estate Planning Techniques for Multinational Families: Key Issues Under Current U.S. Tax L...
Transfer Tax Planning, Foreign Interests, Investments, and Unreported Income or Accounts
June 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planners an in-depth analysis of available estate planning techniques for multinational families. The panel will discuss legal challenges, the impact of new U.S. tax law changes, transfer tax planning, and methods in managing foreign business interests, investment... Read More

Buying and Selling NFTs via Blockchain: Ownership Rights, IP Concerns, First Sale Doctrine
June 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with a primer on the legal implications of creation of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) via blockchain technology. The panel will discuss the unique aspects of these tokens, the markets NFTs, copyright ownership, limitation of liability, and rights of owners. Read More

Private Equity Carried Interest Clawbacks: Fund Agreement Mechanisms and Tax Consideration...
June 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss clawbacks of carried interest paid to private equity fund managers, focusing on the various clawback mechanisms, structuring fund economic provisions and clawback provisions, and the tax ramifications of clawbacks of carried interest. Read More

Antitrust Concerns With Joint Ventures and Collaborations: Competitive vs. Anticompetitive...
Avoiding Liability for "Naked" Agreements, Ancillary Restraints, Collusion
June 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 anticompetitive effects of a proposed JV. The panel will also discuss recent cases, including NCAA v... Read More

Google v. Oracle: Implications for Fair Use Doctrine, Developing, Copying and Licensing So...
June 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel the Supreme Court's recent decision in Google v. Oracle. The panel will discuss the decision and the implications for the fair use doctrine and the copyrightability of application programming interfaces (APIs). The panel will also address the potential implicati... Read More

Special Needs Trust Administration: Distributions, Income Taxation, Trust Accounting, Pitf...
June 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide elder law attorneys and trustees guidance on the challenges of administering special needs trusts (SNTs) and methods to overcome them. The panel will discuss methods in handling administrative pitfalls that arise due to poorly drafted SNTs, income taxation, trust account... Read More

Trademark Incapability, Merely Informational, and Failure to Function Refusals: Strategies...
Assessing Response Alternatives and Persuading the Examiner
June 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trademark counsel on strategies for assessing, avoiding, and overcoming trademark incapability, failure to function, and merely informational trademark registration refusals from the USPTO. Read More

Controlled Group Liability and Successor Employer Rules: ERISA and IRC Provisions, Limitin...
June 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide benefits counsel, advisers, and plan administrators guidance on the requirements and limitations of the controlled group liability and successor employer rules under ERISA, the IRC, and the case law, as well as methods to limit claims and reduce the risk of buyer liabili... Read More

Private Equity Fund Terms: Emerging Trends and Recent Developments
June 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine current trends and hot issues in private equity fund terms and best practices for structuring and negotiating fund document terms for private equity sponsors and limited partner (LP) investors. The panel discussion will include an analysis of how issues are addressed in... Read More

ESOPs as a Succession Planning Tool: Delivering Meaningful Benefits to Participants, Compl...
June 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide corporate counsel to small and closely-held businesses with an overview of employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) as an option for succession planning. The panel will discuss how to develop an ESOP that maximizes the potential of ESOPs in succession planning, delivers be... Read More

Patent Practice in the Western District of Texas, Waco Division: From Filing to Final Judg...
June 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on patent litigation in the Western District of Texas. The panel will examine key considerations and discuss strategies to navigate litigation issues from case commencement through post- trial motions. Read More

Managing Supply Chain Risks in 2021: Insurance, Force Majeure, Rights and Contractual Obli...
June 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on managing supply chain risks and liability in the global pandemic and uncertain economic climate. The panel will discuss what steps have worked most successfully for the past year to mitigate these risks. The panel will also address supply chain contract issues,... Read More

Advanced Income and Estate Tax Planning Techniques for Owners of Closely Held Businesses
June 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide trusts and estates attorneys an in-depth analysis of advanced income and estate tax planning strategies for owners of closely held businesses under current tax law and in light of proposed tax law changes. The panel will discuss techniques utilizing GRATs, sales to grant... Read More

Allocating Operating Expenses in Commercial Real Estate Leases: Negotiating Strategies for...
Structuring Pass-Throughs, Exclusions, Gross-Up, Expense Cap, and Other Provisions in Net...
June 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss net and gross real estate lease structures (and those in between) and the allocation of operating expenses for different types of lease agreements. The program will cover negotiation from landlords' and tenants' perspectives on defining operating expenses, pass-throughs... Read More

Allocating Patent Ownership in Joint Development Agreements: Inventorship, Subject Matter,...
June 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE will guide patent counsel on allocation of patent ownership in joint development agreements (JDAs). The panel will discuss key considerations, including the challenges of joint ownership and strategies to mitigate risk. The panel will discuss the pros and cons of ownership based on inventor... Read More

Reporting Requirements of the Corporate Transparency Act of 2021: Compliance Challenges, B...
June 9, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide corporate, real estate and tax attorneys and advisers guidance on the compliance and reporting requirements of the new Corporate Transparency Act of 2021 (CTA). The panel will discuss key provisions of the CTA, determining what companies are "reporting companies" and... Read More

Structuring Independent Sponsorship in M&A: Deal Terms
Management Fees, Promote and Carried Interest, Equity Return Hurdles, Sponsor and Fund Inv...
June 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss M&A transactions in which independent sponsors collaborate with traditional private equity and other funding sources in M&A transactions and portfolio management post-acquisition. The panel will discuss exclusivity, non-circumvention and other upfront concerns, sponsor m... Read More

Physician-Owned Management Services Organizations: Regulatory Compliance, Contract Conside...
June 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on physician-owned management services organizations (MSOs). The panel will discuss contract considerations, regulatory issues, and recent governmental investigations/enforcement. The panel will also offer best practices for determining whether to pursue... Read More

Construction Delays and Cost Overruns in 2021: Supply Chain Issues, Concurrent Delays and...
Contractors, Subs, Developers, Owners: Identifying, Assessing, and Mitigating Project Impa...
June 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise construction counsel on the continued impact of COVID-19 construction projects and the legal implications that may arise from business interruptions due to the global supply chain's erratic status. The panel will address counsel for various construction stakeholders who c... Read More

Renewable Energy Project Financing: Legal Strategies for Structuring the Deal
Navigating Financial Incentives, Sources of Capital, Debt and Equity Structures
June 8, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide resources for sponsors and financing parties of renewable energy projects regarding the available incentives, financing sources, and structures associated with financing renewable energy projects. The panel will offer their insights and perspectives on financing renewabl... Read More

SPACs, de-SPACs, and Sponsor Liability: Conflicts of Interest, Mismanagement Claims, Discl...
June 8, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the liability risks for sponsors of special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) and explain how a de-SPAC transaction should be structured to avoid conflicts of interest, SEC disclosure violations, and mismanagement claims. Read More

Auto and Truck Injuries: Litigating Roadside Hazard and Roadway-Design Claims
June 8, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review how to pursue or defend dangerous and hazardous roadway cases, resulting in catastrophic injuries and sometimes damages of seven, eight, or more figures. The program will discuss the elements of the claims, disputing immunity, potential defendants, investigating the case,... Read More

Form 5471 Substantial Compliance Rules: IRS International Practice Unit Guidance
Recognizing When the IRS Will Deem an International Tax Information Filing as Not "Substan...
June 8, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and advisers with a practical discussion of 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 de... Read More

Environmental Due Diligence in M&A Transactions: All Appropriate Inquiry, Bona Fide Purcha...
June 8, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss environmental due diligence in M&A transactions, including the types of environmental risks that can arise, assessing those risks in a transactional context, and certain liability defenses that may be available and obtained through the due diligence process. Read More

Horizontal vs. Vertical Exhaustion of Insurance: Priority of Coverage and Settlement for B...
June 8, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide insurance counsel with a review of essential issues in horizontal and vertical exhaustion, the interrelationship between the primary carrier's obligation and those of the excess insurer, and best practices to resolve coverage priority disputes. Read More

Structuring Umbrella Credit Facilities in Fund Finance
Drafting Reps and Warranties, Covenants, Events of Default for a Fund Groups With Multiple...
June 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the structuring of credit facilities comprised of multiple funds having similar sponsorship but different borrowing bases. The panel will discuss how the fund group concept should be documented to provide a single credit facility with distinct covenants, reps and warrant... Read More

Commercial Leases In Economic Distress: Pre- and Post-Bankruptcy Strategies for Landlords
Negotiating Lease Modifications With Distressed Tenants, Participating in the Bankruptcy P...
June 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide landlord counsel in handling the critical legal issues that arise before and after a tenant files for bankruptcy. The panel will outline commercial landlords' strategies to protect their interests and maximize recovery under state law and the Bankruptcy Code. Read More

Defending Rule 30(b)(6) Corporate Depositions: Responding to Deposition Notices, Selecting...
June 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare trial attorneys to defend the depositions of corporate representatives during litigation. The panel will discuss how to respond to a Rule 30(b)(6) deposition notice and select and prepare witnesses for the deposition. The panel will also review the new "meet and confer"... Read More

Section 385 Regulations on Related-Party Debt
Avoiding Reclassification of Debt to Equity, Structuring Intercompany Debt Instruments to...
June 3, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide critical analysis of the IRS regulations under Section 385 to reclassify certain related-party debt as equity for U.S. tax purposes. The panel will discuss the regulations' scope, examine what types of structures and transactions are subject to reclassification as eq... Read More

Leveraging Demand Letters to Obtain Significant Settlements in Auto Accident Cases
June 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss strategies for personal injury attorneys to draft and leverage demand letters in auto accident cases to maximize settlements, obtain insurance policy limits and create more money and time freedom. Read More

Structuring Equity Compensation for Partnerships and LLCs: Capital and Profits Interests,...
June 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide benefits counsel with an overview of the types of equity compensation arrangements available to partnerships and LLCs. The panel will discuss tax consequences, advantages and disadvantages, design and structuring, and implementation considerations. The panel will also ex... Read More

Private Funds and ESG: Investment, Reporting and Disclosure Issues; Industry Protocols
June 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine evolving best practices regarding environmental, social, and governance (ESG) fund investment for asset managers. The panel will discuss ESG reporting and disclosure frameworks recently established by the EU, guidance from U.S. regulators, and ESG investment and reportin... Read More

Structuring Indemnification Provisions in Business Associate Agreements: Allocating Risk i...
June 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

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

Overcoming 103 Rejections for Biotech and Chemical Patents: Leveraging Recent Decisions an...
June 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel in overcoming Section 103 rejections for biotech and chemical patents. Biotech and chemical claims continue to be embroiled in lead compound arguments and rebutting prima facie cases of obviousness based on, for example, ranges. The panel will review recent... Read More

Overturning Adverse Bankruptcy Decisions: Bankruptcy Appellate Rules, Flexible Finality, M...
June 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel through the unique challenges and procedural complexities of bankruptcy appeals, including the specialized issues of finality, mootness, and jurisdiction. The program will help lawyers avoid several minefields crowded with terminal explosive devices that can change... Read More

2021 Fiduciary Income Tax Planning: Reporting Requirements, Sec. 199A, Sec. 642(c), Form 1...
June 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide practical guidance to estate planners and administrators on complex fiduciary income tax challenges and methods to overcome them. The panelist will discuss income tax rules applicable to trusts and estates, minimizing income tax liabilities, handling partnership interest... Read More

Limiting Liability in Business Agreements: Contract Clauses, Financial Caps, Indemnities,...
June 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise counsel on how to structure deals to limit liability by focusing on contract clauses and financial restrictions or caps. The panel will discuss ways to include indemnification or liquidated damage provisions and how state contract laws may affect risk management. Read More

New IRS Final Section 451(b) and 451(c) Regulations: Rules for Income Recognition and Adva...
All-Events Test for Gross Income, Cost Offset, Multi-Year Contract Issues, Contracts With...
June 1, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax professionals and advisers a detailed analysis of IRS final regulations and new rules under Sections 451(b) and 451(c) for the timing of income recognition and advance payments. The panel will discuss the challenges and opportunities for taxpayers under the final... Read More

WHOIS and Enforcement: Data Accuracy Concerns, Natural/Legal Person, NIS2, SSAD, and Curre...
Opportunities and Risks of UDRP, ACPA, PDDRP, Sunrise and Trademark Claims Services
June 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trademark counsel on recent developments on WHOIS heading into the next Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) meeting (ICANN71). The panel will also discuss the current policy issues driving changes to WHOIS and how data is accessed all with an eye on... Read More

Negotiating Hotel Purchase and Sale Transactions: Key Legal Issues for Buyers and Sellers
Closing Contingencies and Reps and Warranties; Evaluating Existing Management and Franchis...
June 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the critical legal issues in the purchase and sale of a hotel property, considering the unique aspects of this asset class. The program will focus on seller representations and warranties, key contract provisions in the purchase and sale agreement, and retention or termi... Read More

Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Claims: Evaluating Triggers, Stacking, Subrogation, Su...
June 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review claims, defenses, and complex issues under uninsured motorist/underinsured motorist (UM/UIM) policies. The program will highlight the significant coverage and procedural differences between "regular" policies and UM/UIM policies, the latest statutory and case law on "stac... Read More

Litigating Force Majeure, Impossibility and Other Contractual Performance Issues: Lessons...
May 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will explore resolving disputes over and litigating the force majeure clause and related doctrines of impracticability and impossibility when performance is delayed or becomes too difficult or is not possible. The program will review the case law developments and how litigants have f... Read More

Classwide Damages Models in Misleading and False Advertising Consumer Class Actions
May 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the types of classwide damages 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' damages calculations and defense experts t... Read More

QDRO Drafting Boot Camp: Preparing QDROs for 401(k)s and Similar Defined Contribution Plan...
Strategies for Family Law Practitioners to Help Ensure Administrator Approval and Avoid Un...
May 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will offer family law attorneys a "boot camp" on drafting qualified domestic relations orders (QDROs) for 401(k)s and similar defined contribution plans. The panel will prepare family law attorneys to draft effective QDROs to protect their client's interests and be accepted by plan a... Read More

Opinions of Counsel in International Finance Transactions
Reconciling U.S. Customary Practice With Non-U.S. Expectations; Assumptions and Qualificat...
May 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide a framework for U.S. attorneys to give opinions in cross-border transactions, including enforceability, authority, choice of law, the golden rule, misleading opinions, and more. The panel will discuss how differences in custom and practice between U.S. and non-U.S. lawye... Read More

Prosecution History Estoppel in Patent Litigation: Avoiding the Presumption, Limitation of...
May 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent litigators on prosecution history estoppel and when it applies. The panel will discuss the exceptions and the guidance provided by the courts in recent decisions. The panel will review strategies to avoid the presumption of estoppel while getting the desired claim a... Read More

Leasing to a Cannabis-Related Business: Banking, Permitting, Zoning, Rent, Indemnification...
May 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise counsel on preparing and negotiating commercial leases for the growing number of property owners seeking to lease to a cannabis-related business as the cannabis industry expands. The panel will discuss common issues that arise, including the structuring of rent, banking r... Read More

Revising Construction AIA Contracts and Effective Risk Transfer: Waivers of Subrogation an...
Allocating Liability Amongst Owners, Designers, Architects, GCs, and Subcontractors
May 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address construction counsel's concerns on risk management via the use of waivers of subrogation and builder's risk insurance policies. The panel will discuss revising AIA and other standard forms to equitably distribute liabilities among the contracting parties--general contrac... Read More

Reinstated NLRB Rules and Union Organization: Lessons Learned From Amazon
May 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise employment counsel on the status of reinstated NLRB rules and the Biden administration's current enforcement practices and priorities. The panel will discuss what comes next in union organization and NLRA actions after the vote of Amazon employees in Bessemer, Ala., to es... Read More

American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 and Employee Benefit Plans: Next Steps for Plan Sponsors...
May 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employee benefits counsel, sponsors, and administrators an in-depth analysis of the impact of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) on employee benefit plans. The panel will discuss critical provisions of ARPA for plan sponsors and administrators and the impact on... Read More

Section 363 Bankruptcy Sales: Key Considerations in the Auction Process, Private Sales, Du...
May 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Financing Contingencies in Merger Agreements: Negotiating Buyer Reps, Target Covenants, an...
May 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze buyer reps and warranties, target company covenants to cooperate, and other terms typically included in M&A agreements to address financing contingencies. The panel will also discuss the negotiation and drafting of the financing commitment between the buyer and its lende... Read More

Estate Planning and Intellectual Property Assets: Valuation, Transfers, Taxes, Strategies...
May 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate attorneys with insights into issues associated with planning and compliance considerations for intellectual property (IP) assets. The panel will discuss the valuation of copyrights, trademarks, patents, and the right of publicity, and will offer practical guidance... Read More

Insured's Right to Independent Counsel: Conflicts of Interest, Multiple Insureds, Multiple...
May 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide insurance counsel with an in-depth review of the parameters of the insured's right to appoint an independent counsel. The panel will discuss varying court standards and emerging issues and outline best practices for both policyholders and insurers to resolve disputes ove... Read More

Integrating Information Security Protections in Supplier Agreements: Guidance for Business...
Evaluating Data Security Risks, Negotiating Contractual Protections, Monitoring Supplier P...
May 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide business and technology counsel for incorporating information security protocols into supplier contracts. The program will discuss due diligence strategies, specific clauses to include in agreements, and effective tactics for monitoring supplier performance and compliance... Read More

Environmental Justice and Biden Executive Orders: Addressing Climate Change, Ensuring Acce...
New White House Environmental Justice Advisory Council and Interagency Council on Environm...
May 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide environmental counsel with the current Biden administration executive actions that address climate change and environmental justice. The panel will review how the current administration has acted via the White House and the EPA to require regulated entities to analyze th... Read More

Debt Finance Options for Real Estate Funds: Subscription, NAV, and Hybrid Facilities; Part...
May 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine debt financing options available to real estate investment funds, common structures and terms for these fund financing products, and the advantages and disadvantages of each. The panel will also discuss the relationship of fund finance to mortgage debt at the property le... Read More

Meeting Distinctiveness Requirements for International Trademarks
Protecting Global Brands in the EU, UK, China, Canada, and More
May 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trademark counsel for multinational companies on distinctiveness outside the U.S. The panel will compare and contrast the requirements and offer best practices for meeting the requirements in multiple countries. Read More

Liability Management Exercises: Drop-Down Financings and Uptiering Transactions, What is a...
May 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss liability management transactions currently being employed in the syndicated loan market, including "drop-down" and "uptiering" structures and how lenders might respond to these financing maneuvers. The panel will focus on liability management exercise issues highlighted... Read More

Appellate Oral Argument: Creating the Presentation, Weighing the Precedential Impact, Prep...
May 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide appellate counsel with techniques for persuading appellate judges during oral argument, with attention on remote and video arguments. Our panel of appellate specialists will discuss the key goals of oral argument, how to prepare for and present the argument, and will rev... Read More

VA Benefits Rules: Determining Eligibility, Valuation of Assets, Look-Back Periods, Transf...
May 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide elder law counsel with guidance on essential rules and planning techniques relating to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) benefits rules. The panel will discuss issues in determining eligibility for VA benefits under current rules, valuation of assets, transfer rule... Read More

NFT and Intellectual Property Intersection: Licensing, Monitoring, Enforcement Strategies
May 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and the intersection with IP. The panelist will discuss the current lay of the land and examine licensing considerations and strategies. The panelist will also discuss monitoring and offer best practices for addressing and overcomin... Read More

Construction of Healthcare Facilities: Procurement of Funding, Zoning, Environment Constra...
Regulatory Expectations, Fiduciary Responsibilities, Compliance Considerations, Feasibilit...
May 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare construction counsel drafting contracts and advising on developing healthcare facilities to address contractual and regulatory issues that take the project from conception to completion. The panel will discuss how to address issues of funding, zoning, and, when applicabl... Read More

Form 3520 Foreign Trust Reporting for Tax Counsel: Filing Requirements and Penalty Abateme...
Establishing Reasonable Cause Exceptions, Appeals Prior to Payment, Collection Due Process...
May 20, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel with a comprehensive and practical guide to a deep exploration into the reporting regime for U.S. taxpayers' ownership of foreign trust assets on IRS Form 3520, Annual Return To Report Transactions With Foreign Trusts and Receipt of Certain Foreign Gifts.... Read More

Non-Retained Experts: Leveraging the Opinions of Specialized Eye-Witnesses and Participant...
May 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review the advantages and challenges of using non-retained experts in complex litigation. The panel will discuss how to identify non-retained experts, when some or all of the disclosure and reporting requirements of Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26 apply, how to prevent waiver... Read More

Mexico's Anti-Corruption Laws: Private Entities and Individuals in the Crosshairs
Understanding Key Provisions, Ensuring Compliance, and Mitigating Legal Risks
May 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide insights to companies doing business in Mexico about the prominent aspects of the country's anti-corruption laws and current enforcement trends and environment. The panel will outline effective compliance strategies to minimize anti-corruption risks under Mexico's anti-c... Read More

Personal Injury and the Independent Contractor Defense: Common Law and Statutory Exception...
May 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review the many common law and statutory exceptions to the independent contractor defense that defendants routinely assert in wrongful death and other types of personal injury cases. The program will explore how these exceptions are evolving with changing work platforms, how per... Read More

Distressed M&A Investing: Exercising Acquisition Opportunities In and Out of Chapter 11 Ba...
May 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance on how best to acquire a distressed company from every possible point of entry, whether that consists of buying existing or newly issued stock, merging with the target, buying assets, or buying existing debt in the hope that it converts into ownership. Read More

Evaluating Bankruptcy, Receivership, and Assignment For the Benefit of Creditor Alternativ...
May 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will compare receiverships, ABCs, and bankruptcy, reviewing the advantages and disadvantages each offers to buyers, petitioning creditors, debtors, and non-petitioning creditors. The program will discuss what situations each process is best suited to address and key provisions to inc... Read More

Structuring Value-Based Contracts: Key Considerations and Provisions, Risk Mitigation, and...
May 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on structuring value-based contracts. The panel will discuss the key considerations for the parties when deciding whether to enter into a value-based contract and the risks and steps to mitigate those risks. The panel will also address key provisions in value-based... Read More

Drafting and Prosecuting Patent Applications to Withstand PTAB Scrutiny
Building Reasonable Claim Construction to Avoid Unpatentability and Using Declarations to...
May 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on drafting and prosecuting U.S. patent applications to achieve the broadest claim interpretations that avoid unpatentability and survive to provide a basis for proving infringement. The panel will offer best practices to solidify novelty, non-obviousness, e... Read More

Critical Tax Considerations for M&A Transactions: NOL Limitations, Deemed Income, Withhold...
May 18, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course 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

Commercial Mortgage Workout Strategies: Forbearance, Foreclosure, and Bankruptcy
Special Servicing Concerns With CMBS/CLO, Protecting Lender and Borrower Interests
May 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide lenders' and borrowers' counsel with an overview of the benefits and limitations of real estate loan workout agreements and alternatives to foreclosure. The panel will explain best practices for negotiating forbearance agreements and minimizing risks associated with borr... Read More

Corporate Sponsorship of Investment Funds: Structuring an Integrated Fund, Control and Gov...
May 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the structuring of investment funds when sponsored by a corporate enterprise with a core business separate from fund investment. The panel will discuss the strategic advantages of corporate sponsorship, terms that may vary in fund agreements with a corporate sponsor, and... Read More

Structuring Patent Indemnification Provisions
Allocating Infringement Risk While Accounting for Changes to PTAB Estoppel and Statutory B...
May 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

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

Advanced Trust Drafting for Income Tax Minimization: Including Capital Gains in DNI, Push-...
Managing the Disparity in Income Tax Treatment Between Beneficiary and Trust
May 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planning counsel with a comprehensive understanding and application of best practices in tax planning and trust document drafting to minimize income tax consequences of trust income. The panel will provide a thorough review of the rules and practices covering incl... Read More

Drafting Transportation Contracts: Negotiating Key Terms in Shipper, Carrier, and Intermed...
Ensuring performance and managing risk exposure in the transport and delivery of goods
May 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel in drafting complex transportation agreements governing containerized commercial goods shipping from manufacturers to distributors to retailers both domestically and internationally. The panel will discuss best practices for negotiating contract terms on behalf of... Read More

Trademark Infringement and Irreparable Harm: Implications of the Trademark Modernization A...
Proving Harm With and Without Survey Evidence
May 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trademark counsel on the courts' treatment of irreparable harm since the eBay decision and the Trademark Modernization Act's (TMA) impact. The panel will also discuss the steps to take to prove irreparable harm and obtain an injunction--both with and without survey evidenc... Read More

Direct Examination: Making the Facts Understandable, Presenting Compelling and Credible Wi...
May 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review how to be effective on direct examination so that the factfinder hears an interesting, articulate, and credible witness. The program will explore why direct examination is so difficult, how to work with the witnesses one has, the limits of what opposing counsel can ask ab... Read More

Allocating Risk in Real Estate Leases: Contractual Indemnities, Additional Insured Endorse...
Coordinating Lease Provisions With Insurance Coverage to Mitigate Landlord and Tenant Liab...
May 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 negligence, additional insured... Read More

Corporate Board Meeting Minutes, Agendas, and Other Written Records: Governance Best Pract...
Safeguarding Directors Against Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims With Effective Document Pre...
May 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Tax Implications of the New American Rescue Plan Act: Key Considerations for Individual an...
Planning Opportunities and Challenges for Taxpayers Under the Biden Administration Stimulu...
May 13, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax professionals and advisers with guidance on the new American Rescue Plan Act. The panel will discuss essential next steps for taxpayers, obtaining the employee retention payroll tax credit, key issues for self employment taxes, rules for NOLs, and other key items... Read More

Final Section 4960 Executive Compensation Excise Tax Regulations: Significant Changes for...
Grandfathering, Covered Employees, Timing Rules For Renumeration, Related Group 50 Percent...
May 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide ERISA counsel and advisers an in-depth analysis of Final Section 4960 regulations on executive compensation rules and tax-exempt organizations' challenges. The panel will discuss the excise tax for certain organizations, aggregation rules, the 50 percent test for related... Read More

Bank Capital Rules: Impact on Commercial Lending Structures and Documentation
Yield Protection, Increased Costs Provisions, LTV Requirements, Transfer Restrictions, Pur...
May 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will cover recent changes to the U.S. bank capital rules and the impact on the commercial lending landscape. The panel will discuss how lenders may change loan structures and loan documentation and provisions to meet these requirements. Read More

Revising Construction Payment Provisions: Addressing Change Orders, Extra or Nonconforming...
Modifying AIA Article 7; Oral Changes; Cardinal Change; Defective Plans; Additional or Una...
May 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address advanced payment issues in construction projects, including change orders and extra work. The panel will provide practical guidance to construction practitioners for differentiating between real versus perceived changes; undocumented oral change orders; changes due to de... Read More

Subchapter V Reorganization: Plan Contents, Confirmation, Cramdown, and Discharge
May 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel through the issues and process of proposing and confirming a plan of reorganization under Subchapter V of Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code. The program will also review the consequences of consensual confirmation and cramdown on discharge. Read More

Telemedicine Management Services Agreements: Corporate Practice of Medicine, Fee-Splitting...
May 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on structuring telemedicine management service agreements. The panel will discuss considerations for both the management group and the healthcare providers and legal risks with such agreements. The panel will also discuss a recent IRS rule that addresses... Read More

Admitting Social Media Evidence in Employment Litigation: Overcoming Authentication, Relev...
May 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employment litigators with best practices for dealing with social media evidence during discovery and trial. The panel will discuss challenges with the admission at trial of social media evidence, authenticating the evidence, proving its relevancy, and making or overcomi... Read More

Force Majeure Clauses in Contracts: Drafting and Enforcing Provisions for U.S. and Interna...
May 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will focus on drafting force majeure clauses to address the issues and factors required by U.S. courts for enforcement and address the international reach and interpretation of what "superior force" may mean on a global level. The panel will guide counsel on the precise nature of the... Read More

Convertible Debt vs. Priced Equity Rounds: Evaluating the Preferred Deal Structure for Ear...
Pros and Cons of Different Financing Options for Entrepreneurs and Investors
May 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the pros and cons of SAFEs, convertible debt and priced equity rand how to evaluate the optimal deal structure for start-up investment financing rounds. The program will present perspectives from both issuers/owners and investors, as well as look at the current terms and... Read More

Reconciling U.S. and Mexico Law for Tax and Estate Planning: Trusts, Real Property, Situs...
May 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planners with a comprehensive guide to estate planning tax challenges and opportunities for clients with a tax presence in both the U.S. and Mexico. The panel will discuss the U.S. tax law and treaty provisions governing tax and fiduciary rules in both Mexico and... Read More

Special Purpose Entities in Real Estate Transactions: Structuring and Documentation
Mastering Separateness Provisions, Single Member LLCs, Recycled Entities, Independent Dire...
May 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare real estate counsel to structure special purpose, bankruptcy-remote entities that satisfy commercial mortgage-backed securities and portfolio lenders' requirements. The panel will discuss current separateness provisions, the conditions and documentation for independent d... Read More

Mitigating Risks of Ethylene Oxide Litigation and Enforcement: EPA Action Under Biden Admi...
Prioritizing High-Risk Communities, Reducing EO Emissions, Addressing Environmental Justic...
May 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide environmental counsel regarding the current EPA activities and attention to ethylene oxide (EO) litigation and enforcement. The panel will address how to assess and mitigate company risk, particularly using a privileged assessment and other best practices to prepare for li... Read More

Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act: Purple Book, Dispute Resolution, Exclusivi...
May 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act (BPCIA). The panel will discuss the new Purple Book and issues related to exclusivities and the retroactivity of the BPCIA. The panel will address the potential unavailability of IPR and PGR proceedings f... Read More

Contractual Indemnity in M&A Deals: Transactional and Litigation Considerations, Terms to...
May 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide M&A counsel to negotiate and draft 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, explain the various theo... Read More

Avoiding Pitfalls in Energy Project Construction: EPC Contract Disputes, Owner Protections...
May 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide power and energy plant owners and their counsel regarding challenges that arise in energy project construction and effective methods to avoid and mitigate claims, contract disputes, and litigation. The panel will discuss key engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC)... Read More

Managing Jurors in Catastrophic Personal Injury Trials: Voir Dire, Jury Selection, and Cou...
May 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide defense counsel through voir dire and jury selection techniques in cases involving catastrophic personal injury claims and discuss ways to counter jurors' sympathy during a trial. Read More

Updating Reps, Warranties, and Indemnification Provisions in Software and Cloud Computing...
May 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide business and technology counsel to review and revise representations, warranties, and indemnification clauses in software and cloud computing agreements, given increased malware threats and other security vulnerabilities. The panel will discuss key considerations when upda... Read More

Trademark Representation Risks: Best Practices for Reducing Malpractice and Ethics Complai...
Recognizing and Eliminating Problem Behavior, Identifying and Preventing Client Conflicts,...
May 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on minimizing the risk of ethics and malpractice claims in trademark representations. The panel will examine common pitfalls and problematic behavior, client conflict issues, and hypothetical scenarios. The panel will also offer guidance on steps counsel can tak... Read More

Structuring Real Estate Development Agreements With Municipalities
Leveraging Agreements for Long-Term Development Projects and Addressing Land Use and Infra...
May 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide practical guidance for land use and real estate counsel to structure and negotiate development agreements with municipalities for property development or redevelopment. The panel will discuss terms to ensure implementation and protect against challenges to the deal. Read More

California Renewable Energy Permitting: State Laws, Regulatory Highlights, Requirements, a...
May 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide renewable energy attorneys an in-depth analysis of the requirements and challenges of obtaining permits for California's renewable energy projects. The panel will discuss California's current renewable energy landscape, the permitting process for solar, wind, and battery... Read More

Direct Lending Terms and Documentation: Leverage Covenants, Incremental Financing, Guarant...
May 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze the terms and characteristics of direct loans and how they vary from syndicated loans. The panel discussion will include financial covenants, collateral and credit support typically required for direct loans, and how private equity lenders can tailor loan terms to each b... Read More

Anti-Kickback Statute and Stark Law Compliance in Managed Care Contracts
Navigating Safe Harbors and Physician Incentive Plan Rules, Limiting Civil Monetary Penalt...
May 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

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

Condominium Construction Defect Litigation: Timeliness, Damages, Defenses, Causes of Actio...
May 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide construction counsel with guidance on the unique issues surrounding bringing a construction defect claim on behalf of a condominium association and defending such a claim. The panel will address the issues of filing a timely claim, establishing who is the proper plaintif... Read More

Personal Injury and PFAS: Liability of Manufacturers and Downstream Industrial Users to In...
May 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will explore the controversial, urgent, and complicated issues arising in lawsuits seeking to recover damages or other relief for exposure to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). The program will review the injuries, costs, and claims being asserted by individuals, secondary u... Read More

Alternative Financing Options in M&A: Seller Notes, Asset-Backed, Mezzanine, Joint Venture...
May 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss alternative methods of financing acquisitions when traditional bank lending is unavailable or insufficient to consummate the transaction. The panel will examine the legal and structuring issues associated with alternative financing, including seller financing, convertibl... Read More

Insurance Allocation Methods and the Unavailability Exception: Liability for Long-Tail Cla...
May 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide insurance counsel with the latest developments in liability allocation for claims involving multi-year losses under occurrence-based policies, how allocation is impacted by gaps in coverage, whether the reason for coverage affects allocation, the impact of policy wording... Read More

Employee Leave Under FMLA, ADA, and Workers' Comp: Navigating Overlapping and Conflicting...
Avoiding Pitfalls With Accommodation, Retaliation/Discrimination; Handling Light Duty, Com...
May 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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, as well as paid sick leave laws. The panel will outline an employer's obligations under each of the la... Read More

Employee Severance Agreements and Section 409A Deferred Compensation: Withstanding Heighte...
May 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE course will provide counsel with guidance on structuring employee severance or separation agreements to comply with Section 409A's deferred compensation restrictions. The panel will discuss best practices for performing compliance self-audits and taking corrective action to remedy substantiv... Read More

Consignments and Reclamation Rights: Documentation, UCC Rules, and Treatment in Bankruptcy
May 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the treatment of consignments and reclamation rights under the UCC and in bankruptcy. The panel discussion will include an analysis of the UCC definition of "consignment" and how it impacts the documentation and perfection, as well as the priority of a consignor's intere... Read More

Inherency Doctrine in Patent Prosecution and Litigation
Navigating Court and USPTO Treatment, Proving Anticipation, Overcoming Inherency Rejection
May 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the inherency doctrine in patent prosecution and litigation. The panel will examine how the courts and the USPTO have treated and are treating the issue. The panel will also discuss what it takes to prove anticipation by inherency and offer best practices... Read More

Estate Planning for Transfers of Hedge Fund and Private Equity Interests
May 4, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planning counsel who advise owners of private equity and hedge fund interests guidance on the estate planning opportunities and challenges in the transfer of such interests. The panel will discuss the impact of final carried interest regulations, establishing the... Read More

New IRS Audit Campaign for Puerto Rico Act 20 and Act 22 Grantees: Key Issues for Individu...
Managing IRS Examinations and Audits of Puerto Rico Act 60 (f/k/a Act 20 and Act 22) Benef...
May 4, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide persons who have claimed advantage of Puerto Rico Act 20 and 22 and their tax advisers with guidance on what to expect as a result of the new IRS audit campaign on grantees. The panel will also discuss the favorable treatment for Puerto Rico-source income and areas o... Read More

Corporate Transparency Act, CFIUS, and Other Real Estate Disclosure Requirements
May 4, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine recently enacted federal disclosure regimes affecting real estate investment and finance, including new burdens placed on borrowers and lenders under the Corporate Transparency Act (CTA) and FIRRMA. The panel will discuss how lenders can best navigate these disclosure re... Read More

Mobile Phone Evidence at Trial: Obtaining and Admitting Call Logs, Text Messages, and Loca...
May 4, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide litigators on obtaining and using cell phone evidence at trial, from issuing discovery requests to overcoming admissibility issues. Our panel will also discuss the function of expert witnesses in providing evidence on cell phone location, GPS, text messaging, and other com... Read More

Disputing Eminent Domain and Condemnation Claims for Real Estate Owners and Developers
Takings, Public Use, Just Compensation, Inverse Condemnation
April 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide real estate counsel with advice on property owners' rights in eminent domain and condemnation claims filed by the government. The panelist will address what is considered fair market value in a takings claim and how to dispute claims of public use. The panelist will also... Read More

Media Management Strategies in Litigation
April 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the immense importance of how publicity and media attention can influence litigation and public opinion and how attorneys acting as counsel or as commentators in these cases can maximize the advantages while avoiding jeopardizing their standing and reputations while adva... Read More

Structuring Private Equity for GILTI and Subpart F: Minimizing Tax for CFCs Under Section...
April 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the Subpart F and global intangible low-taxed income (GILTI) rules regarding taxation of controlled foreign corporation (CFC) income and how those rules impact the structuring of private equity investments and funds. The panel will also discuss new regulations that offer... Read More

Exercising Remedies After a Default: Forbearance Agreements and Other Workout Options
April 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide lender's counsel with a framework for responding to commercial loan defaults. The panel will discuss remedies typically available under loan documents, creative approaches to deal with troublesome loans, and issues the lender should consider before proceeding with accele... Read More

Divorce Cases: Uncovering Critical Information in Tax Returns and Financial Statements
Discovery Strategies, Analyzing Tax Returns and Financial Documents, Using Financial Exper...
April 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide family law counsel with strategies to utilize tax returns and financial statements during divorce cases. The panel will focus on appropriate discovery methods to obtain information, explain how to get the most out of your analysis of tax returns and financial documents,... Read More

Products Litigation: Prior Similar Incidents and Absence of Accidents
Navigating Admissibility and Evidentiary Issues
April 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare counsel to handle two critical evidentiary issues that arise in product liability trials: (1) strategies for admitting and opposing the introduction of evidence of other incidents involving the same or similar products, and (2) strategies and risks of laying the proper f... Read More

ERISA Arbitration and Class Action Waiver Provisions: Recent Court Rulings, Plan Amendment...
April 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide ERISA and employment counsel, as well as plan sponsors, an in-depth analysis of key issues and drafting considerations for the inclusion of ERISA arbitration and class action waiver provisions. The panel will discuss legal theories and results from recent court rulings,... Read More

Cybersecurity and Supply Chain Issues After SolarWinds
Restrictions on International Contractors and Domestic Software
April 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with updates on the effect of the SolarWinds security breach on U.S. government contracting. The panel will address the cybersecurity policy reforms enacted in 2020 and the Cyberspace Solarium Commission's final recommendations to Congress. The panel will advise... Read More

Evidence in Patent Litigation: Navigating Proportionality Requirements, Experts, Scope, Ti...
April 29, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent litigation counsel on discovery issues. The panel will examine proportionality requirements and considerations to determine if these requirements are met. The panel will discuss scope and timing of discovery, including patent holder and accused infringer requests fo... Read More

Drafting Expert Determination Clauses in Construction Contracts: Scope of Disputes, Qualif...
April 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide construction counsel in drafting tailored expert determination clauses in their agreements to reduce costs and increase enforceability. The panel will address the unique challenges created by construction disputes and the need for an independent expert clause that extends... Read More

Final IRC 162(f) and 6050X Regulations: Tax Treatment of Settlements and Judgments, Requir...
April 28, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax professionals guidance on key provisions of recently issued final IRC 162(f) and 6050X regulations. The panel will discuss applying the final regulations to fines, penalties, and other amounts, along with the requirements and exceptions. The panel will also discu... Read More

M&A Deal Process: Defining the Role of the Investment Banker, Avoiding Valuation Issues an...
April 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the costs and benefits of a target engaging an investment banker, including avoiding valuation surprises or disputes, optimizing price and structure, professional management of the sale process, limiting disruptions to the business and its management team, and minimizing... Read More

Employment Issues in Mergers and Acquisitions: Planning for Integration and Mitigating Ris...
April 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 upd... Read More

Personal Injury Exculpatory Clauses: Enforceability Pitfalls, State Public Policy, Novel R...
April 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel in personal injury cases in interpreting, challenging, or defending exculpatory clauses, the use of which invites a whole host of legal issues and public policy concerns. The program will explore the difference between exculpation from liability arising out of a fa... Read More

Vertical Integration in Healthcare Transactions: Mitigating Risks and Creating Firewalls
Fraud and Abuse, Corporate Practice of Medicine, Conflicts of Interest, Antitrust, Data Sh...
April 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on vertical integration in the healthcare industry. The panel will review the legal risks of vertical integration that arise from fraud and abuse to corporate practice of medicine and conflicts of interest. The panel will discuss the key considerations when creatin... Read More

Pre-Immigration Estate and Gift Tax Planning: Foreign Assets, Reporting Requirements, Stra...
April 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide trusts and estates attorneys with a practical guide to pre-immigration estate planning tools and techniques. The panel will go beyond the basics to detail intricate strategies for minimizing income tax, including basis strategies for non-U.S. situs assets, structuring "d... Read More

Renewable Energy Projects and Land Rights Issues: Leases, Easements, Competing Land Use Ac...
April 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide renewable energy counsel guidance on the legal agreements that are used to establish site control for renewable energy projects and managing the challenges of competing land rights for renewable energy projects. The panel will discuss the siting and development of renewa... Read More

Structuring 1031 Like-Kind Exchanges: New Final IRS Regulations Regarding "Real Property"
Permanent Structures, Offshore Platforms and Pipelines, Intangible Assets; Applying the 19...
April 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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" under new regulations recently released by the IRS. The panel will discuss the requirements for like-kind exchanges to qualify for tax-... Read More

Overcoming Sect. 101 Rejections: USPTO Guidance, Recent Decisions to Meet Sect. 101 Patent...
April 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance for patent counsel for overcoming Section 101 rejections. The panel will review recent case law and USPTO guidance on Section 101 patent eligibility and offer strategies to address Section 101 rejections. Read More

Trademark Year in Review: Understanding Key 2020 Trademark Decisions and Their Impact On Y...
Generic + TLD Marks, Profit Disgorgement, Color Marks, Standing in TTAB Proceedings, Failu...
April 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine key 2020 decisions from the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB). The panel will discuss best practices to incorporate these decisions into trademark registration and trademark enforcement strategi... Read More

Equity Compensation Grants in Partnerships and LLCs: Overcoming Tax Challenges and Key Pla...
Carried Interest, Section 83, Profits vs. Capital Interests, Options and Phantom Equity, a...
April 27, 2021 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and advisers with a detailed analysis of the tax implications of equity compensation grants in partnerships and LLCs. The panel will discuss profit versus capital interests, phantom equity, the application of Section 83, carried interest, the impact of ta... Read More

Rule 30(b)(6) Depositions in Class Action Litigation: Deposing or Defending Corporate Witn...
April 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare class action counsel to depose or defend corporate representatives under recently amended FRCP 30(b)(6). The webinar will discuss best practices for plaintiffs to meet the 30(b)(6) "meet and confer" requirements, notice requirements, effectively question the corporate re... Read More

Revising Master Service Agreements and Updating Key Provisions
Complying With Laws, Recitals, Notice, Codes of Conduct, Assignments, Links, Security Audi...
April 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel seeking to revise current master service agreements (MSAs) to reflect the issues related to the economic environment and global pandemic. The panel will guide counsel on the provisions of service agreements that should be examined and updated to reflect the clients... Read More

Ethics: Model Rule 8.4(g) and Constitutional Limits on Regulating Attorney Expression of U...
April 22, 2021 CLE, CLE Ethics CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review the efforts by the ABA and many state bars to regulate against "harassment" and "discrimination" in an attorney's speech or conduct, the debate over ABA Model Rule of Professional Responsibility 8.4(g), and when a state can legitimately regulate an attorney's speech relat... Read More

Cryptocurrency Tax Compliance in the Post-$50,000 Bitcoin World: Tax Filing Requirements,...
Tax Treatment of Digital Currency, Exchange Transactions, Investments, Drop-Ins, Hard Fork...
April 22, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel, accountants, and other advisers with a critical first look at new IRS enforcement actions on taxpayer compliance and reporting obligations for cryptocurrency transactions. The panel will discuss the IRS position on the tax treatment of cryptocurrency, an... Read More

AI Systems and Drafting Patents: Enablement and Inventorship
Overcoming Patent Eligibility, Inventorship, and Enablement Challenges and Avoiding Reject...
April 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent practitioners on overcoming the challenges, including patent eligibility and enablement, when seeking patent protection for artificial intelligence (AI) systems. The panel will also discuss what can be done to anticipate and minimize the risks of Section 101 or Sect... Read More

In-House Counsel: Protecting Legal Privilege When Working With Outside Public Relations Fi...
Third-Party Waiver Exception Doctrine and Best Practices in Compliance With Kovel and Copp...
April 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare in-house counsel to protect confidential business communications that may be shared with public relations firms in the course of protecting the company's public image or handling a current crisis. The panel will address the standards of meeting the third-party exception... Read More

Deposing Nursing Home Employees and Owners in Neglect and Abuse Cases
Questioning Deponents, Using Demonstrative Exhibits, Raising and Defending Objections, Dea...
April 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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, deal... Read More

Assessing Commercial Property Insurance for Developers: Professional Liability, Environmen...
April 22, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide real estate counsel with advice on assessing and advising developers' insurance needs related to commercial property. The panel will guide counsel on the extent of insurance coverage to address the unique circumstance involved with real estate development. Counsel should... Read More

Bankruptcy Claims Trading: Allocating Buyer and Seller Risks, Blocking and Other Strategic...
April 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review what creditors holding claims in bankruptcy need to know when an investor offers to "buy" that claim from them. It will equip attorneys to understand and negotiate the typical claims transfer agreement, spot claims trading strategies in action, interpret how they may affe... Read More

401(k) and 403(b) Plan Litigation: Recent Cases, Investment Offerings, Issues for Plan Spo...
Causes of Action, Defenses, Dismissals and Settlements, Best Practices for Avoiding and Ma...
April 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the new wave of retirement plan litigation involving fiduciary conduct relating to 401(k) and 403(b) plans. The program will review the cases filed to date, legal theories raised, defenses, settlements, dismissals, and the current state of the litigation. The panel will... Read More

Personal Injury Trial Strategies: Arguing Pain and Suffering, Pre-Impact Damages, Consciou...
Burden of Proof, When to Appeal and Standard of Review, Remedies Available
April 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the art of arguing for or against a plaintiff's claims for pain and suffering, including pre-impact damages and conscious pain and suffering before death, as well as some of the evidentiary keys to unlocking these damages and the burden of proof at trial. Read More

FRE 902(13) and (14): Self-Authentication of ESI, Best Practices From 2021 Sedona Commenta...
April 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide litigators in using Federal Rules of Evidence 902(13) and (14) to have records derived from electronic sources admitted into evidence. The panel will discuss the scope of the rules, state analogs, and avoiding unexpected stumbling blocks when obtaining the necessary certif... Read More

Litigating Wage and Hour Class Actions: Defeating Certification and Winning Decertificatio...
Leveraging Lessons From Dukes, Comcast, and Duran to Challenge Evidence on Liability and D...
April 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will help counsel for employers to continue the processes and procedures established by Dukes, Comcast, and their progeny to successfully challenge the certification of wage and hour class actions, including strategies for demonstrating a lack of commonality and predominance among th... Read More

National Practitioner Data Bank: Hospital Reporting Obligations, Reporting Immunity, and P...
NPDB Guidebook Updates, Statutory Immunity for Reporting, and Court Treatment
April 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on the National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB) reporting obligations for hospitals. The panel will address navigating through the gray areas of reporting and examine how the courts have dealt with immunity from liability for reporting, as well as discuss... Read More

Structuring Defined Value Clauses in Trust Transfers: Formula Allocations and Price Adjust...
April 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planning counsel with a comprehensive and practical guide to structuring defined value formula clauses to avoid gift tax consequences on asset transfers. The panel will provide specific guidance on making formula allocations to withstand IRS scrutiny and identify... Read More

Appealing IRS Penalty Abatement Denials: Foreign Disclosure Penalties and Navigating the A...
April 20, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course 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 significant foreign information reporting forms, their ass... Read More

Insurance Policy Rescission After a Claim is Filed: Bad Faith and Third-Party Claims
Recurring Issues for Insurers, Policyholders, and Innocent Third Parties
April 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the challenges and complications for insurers from rescinding an insurance policy and how a policyholder can effectively respond if the insurer attempts to rescind its policy after a covered claim is made. The panel will review addressing rescission for statutorily requi... Read More

Future Advance Obligations in Commercial Mortgage Finance: Structuring, Co-Lender and Secu...
April 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the mechanics of future advance clauses in commercial real estate lending. The panel will analyze the types of events future advance clauses typically address, the draw conditions which must be negotiated between the parties, and the complex dynamics of making additional... Read More

Utility Acquisition of Renewable Energy Assets: Deal Structures, Regulatory Considerations...
April 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide renewable energy counsel and utilities an in-depth analysis of key considerations and challenges in utility acquisitions of renewable energy projects. The panel will discuss key provisions in structuring deals, mitigating risks, build-transfer agreements, and critical ta... Read More

Structuring Down-Round Financing: Anti-Dilution Protections, Employee Considerations, Miti...
April 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze down-round financings from the vantage point of the company and its investors. The panel will discuss the implications of a down round for employees and existing stockholders, board fiduciary and process issues, and technical and structuring considerations. Read More

Trademark Confusion: Proving or Defending Against Infringement
Addressing Forward, Reverse, Initial Interest, Post-Sale, and Affiliation Confusion Challe...
April 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare trademark counsel to understand the different types of trademark confusion and meet the challenges of each. The panel will discuss applications of the likelihood-of-confusion standard and will review recent developments in trademark confusion. Read More

Perfecting Security Interests in Deposit Accounts, Securities Accounts, and Other Investme...
Establishing Control Under the UCC With Special Types of Collateral
April 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Zombie Corporations and CERCLA Liability: Identifying and Pursuing Zombie PRPs
April 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on identifying 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, litigation trends... Read More

Commercial Leases and Frustration of Purpose, Impossibility Defenses: Strategies for Landl...
April 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide landlord and tenant counsel on the defenses that have arisen in breach of lease cases due to failure to pay rent during the COVID-19 pandemic. The panel will address recent cases, including from New York, Texas, California, Massachusetts, and New Jersey to establish how co... Read More

Manufacturing Patents and Patent Eligibility: Recent Court Treatment, USPTO Guidance, Alte...
April 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance on patent eligibility for manufacturing patents. The panel will discuss recent court treatment of Section 101 as applied to manufacturing patents. The panel will also examine the challenges and strategies to overcome them. The panel will discuss practical consid... Read More

Preclusion in Class Actions: How Judgments and Releases Can Prevent Future Litigation
April 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide class action lawyers in asserting or challenging the preclusive effect of class releases and class judgments on future claims. The program will review what trial strategies and release language result in the broadest relief and finality, how preclusion can be asserted or a... Read More

Trucking and Auto Injury Cases: Deposing Accident Reconstruction and Biomechanical Experts
April 15, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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, t... Read More

ERISA Covered Health and Welfare Plan Administration: Compliance, Fiduciary Liability, DOL...
Impact of the 2021 Consolidated Appropriations Act, New Mental Health Parity Rules, Prohib...
April 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide ERISA counsel, fiduciaries, and administrators on key health and welfare plan design and compliance challenges. The panel will discuss key issues faced by plan sponsors and administrators, the impact of the Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA) of 2021, new mental health p... Read More

Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute Changes: The Impact on Healthcare M&A
April 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel through applying the new Stark and AKS regulations on healthcare transactions and M&A. The panel will discuss how these changes impact healthcare providers and others in healthcare deals. Read More

Trademark Modernization Act of 2020: Prosecution Procedure Changes, New Cancellation Proce...
Third-Party Submission of Evidence, Ex Parte Proceedings for Reexamination and Expungement...
April 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP professionals on the new Trademark Modernization Act of 2020 (TMA). The panel will discuss the new prosecution and cancellation procedures enacted by the TMA and the clarification of the status of the presumption of irreparable harm in litigation under the Lanham Act. T... Read More

CFIUS: Investments From China, CFIUS Risk, Going Forward Under the Biden Administration
April 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel to U.S. businesses accepting foreign investments and examine the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act (FIRRMA). The panel will also discuss lessons from recent Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) decisions. The panel will offer... Read More

Representing Closely Held Entities: Conflicts of Interest and Fiduciary Duty to a Company...
Documenting Corporate Authority; Avoiding Pitfalls When a Dispute Arises; Implied Attorney...
April 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Blocker Corporation Structures in Private Equity Funds: Tax and Other Considerations for F...
Avoiding UBTI and ECI; Entry and Exit Strategies
April 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide fund counsel with the tools for structuring investments by private equity and venture capital funds (PEVC funds) in a manner that seeks to address the various tax sensitivities of PEVC fund investors. Read More

COVID-19 and Return to Work Policies: Vaccination Requirements, Leave Requests, Workers' C...
April 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the current employment issues related to return to work policies and the COVID-19 pandemic. The panel will address the potential of vaccination requirements, leave requests, ADA accommodations, and workers' compensation issues affecting their current workforce. The progr... Read More

Environmental Obligations in Bankruptcy: Reconciling the Conflicting Goals of Bankruptcy a...
Pre- vs. Post-Petition Claims, Enforcement Actions, Statutory Super Liens, Asset Sales, Ab...
April 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will investigate the conflicts between the Bankruptcy Code and state and federal environmental statutes and provide counsel with an understanding of how to resolve these issues in bankruptcy proceedings. The panel will review relevant court decisions and why some environmental claims... Read More

Financing Multi-Family Housing: Structuring the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit and Tax-Exem...
Documenting Transactions for Investors and Developers
April 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss how to utilize Low-Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTCs) and tax-exempt bonds in multi-family construction financing. The program will examine the mechanisms of each form of financing, how each impacts the other, and how current market trends and developments impact these... Read More

Protecting IP Rights in the Food and Beverage Industry
Leveraging Trademarks and Copyrights to Protect IP From Product Development to Marketplace...
April 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel advising companies in the food and beverage industry on managing key intellectual property challenges. The panel will discuss infringement and enforcement and licensing and leveraging protection to enhance the brand. Read More

Patenting Repurposed Drugs: Overcoming Subject Matter Eligibility, Prior Art, and Obviousn...
April 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on patenting repurposed drugs. The panel will examine the interplay between FDA exclusivity and patent exclusivity, key considerations when seeking to patent a repurposed drug, and addressing novelty and obviousness hurdles. The panel will discuss how to address th... Read More

Medicaid and Estate Planning: Conflicts, Trust Drafting Issues, Tax Consequences
April 8, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide elder law attorneys guidance on navigating challenges and avoiding missteps between Medicaid and estate planning. The panel will discuss the inherent differences between Medicaid planning and estate planning, common mistakes in drafting trusts, tax consequences, accounti... Read More

Avoiding Nonqualified Plan Traps: Key Considerations for ERISA Counsel and Employers
Correcting 409A and 457(f) Errors, Proposed Income Inclusion Regulations, Group Carveout P...
April 8, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide benefits counsel and employers on critical challenges in designing and implementing nonqualified plans. The panel will discuss the application of Section 409A rules and correcting Section 457(f) errors, the implications of the "income inclusion" regulations, and issues ste... Read More

Fourth Amendment of Chinese Patent Law & Draft Implementation Rules: Patent Term Adjustmen...
April 8, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the amended Chinese Patent Law and the accompanying draft implementation rules. The panel will examine rules addressing design patents, patent term adjustment and extension, priority claiming, patent damages, and more. The panel will offer best practices... Read More

Contingency Fee Trap Under Federal Tax Law: Avoiding Hidden Settlement Obstacles and Malpr...
April 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the hidden "contingency fee trap" applicable under current law through 2025, impacting most contingency fee plaintiffs. This webinar will explore how this law creates hidden obstacles to settlement and gives rise to possible malpractice issues. Read More

Bankruptcy Code Changes Under the 2021 Consolidated Appropriations Act and Bankruptcy Reli...
Rent Holidays, Preferences, Cure Obligations, Bifurcated Standards, Administrative Expense...
April 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel through the amendments to the Bankruptcy Code included in the 2021 Consolidated Appropriations Act (the Act) and the questions they raise but do not answer for large and small cases. The panel will assist counsel in asking the right questions and identifying the re... Read More

Structuring Telemedicine Agreements for Healthcare Organizations, Physician Groups, and Pr...
Regulatory Compliance and Key Provisions
April 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide healthcare counsel with guidance for drafting and negotiating telemedicine agreements on behalf of telemedicine/mobile health (mHealth) companies, healthcare organizations, physician groups, practitioners, and telemedicine end-users. The panel will discuss current trends... Read More

IRS Final Carried Interest Regulations: Significant Tax Rule Changes and Planning Opportun...
April 7, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will guide tax counsel and advisers on the IRS final regulations, the tax treatment of carried interest, and available planning opportunities. The panel will discuss the application of Sec. 1061, modifications to the capital interest exception, applicable partnership interests (A... Read More

ERISA Litigation and Employee Stock Ownership Plans: The Evolving Landscape of Claims Agai...
April 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on procedures and fiduciary responsibilities in employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) transactions and cover recent court rulings. The panel will discuss best practices in satisfying fiduciary duties in ESOP transactions, legal issues that arise, and lessons learned... Read More

EPC vs. EPCM in Construction Projects: Limiting Costs, Assessing Risks, and Determining Co...
April 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the differences between engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contracts and engineering, procurement, construction, and management (EPCM) contracts in large construction projects. The panel will discuss varying roles of the lead contractor in both environments... Read More

Structuring M&A Transactions in the Current Market: Deal Points, Financing, MAC Clauses, R...
April 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze various ways in which risks associated with the COVID-19 pandemic are currently being addressed in M&A transactions. The panel discussion will include a discussion regarding the latest M&A litigation in the wake of COVID-19 and key provisions such as MAE clauses, operati... Read More

The New 2021 ALTA/NSPS Land Title Survey Standards: What Real Estate Counsel Need to Know
Survey Exceptions and Endorsements in Title Insurance Policies
April 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will explain the 2021 ALTA/NSPS Standards and identify the recent, significant modifications. The panel will also discuss how title insurers typically address various survey matters in title policies and the utility of survey endorsements. Read More

Deeds in Lieu of Foreclosure of Commercial Mortgages: Borrower and Lender Concerns
Title and Other Due Diligence, Nonrecourse Carveouts, Competing Lenders, Bankruptcy Issues
April 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the issues presented when a lender takes a deed in lieu of foreclosure on commercial real estate. The panel will discuss the advantages of taking a deed in lieu, title concerns, addressing existing liens and other borrower financings, and nonrecourse carve-outs and other... Read More

Demonstrating Use in Commerce for Trademark Applications
Navigating Use in Commerce Requirements Under the Lanham Act and for Purposes of Registrat...
April 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide 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 offer strategies for providing evidence of use in commerce. Read More

Transferring Patent Ownership: Preexisting Licenses, Rights That Run With Patents, Encumbr...
April 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on transferring patent ownership. The panel will address the impact of encumbrances such as preexisting licenses on patent transfers as well as how the retention of certain rights by the former owner can affect the new patent owners' rights. The panel will also dis... Read More

Insurance Agent and Broker Liability for Failure to Procure Necessary Coverage: Claims and...
Differing Standards of Care, Responsibilities of Insured, Causation, Damages
April 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will inform and educate insurance counsel regarding the peril to agents and brokers arising out of the failure to procure coverage that an insured either explicitly sought or required. Liability shifts from jurisdiction to jurisdiction and situation to situation--counsel must know th... Read More

Drafting Successful RFP Responses for Legal Services: Establishing Your Value Proposition...
Responding to Preferred Panel or Matter Specific RFPs: Legal Expertise, Client Service, Te...
April 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide law firms with practical advice and best practices when responding to an RFP for legal services. The panel will discuss what scores best in an RFP response and how to manage an efficient and effective RFP response process at your law firm. The presentation will cover key... Read More

Structuring Financial Covenants, EBITDA, Events of Default, and MAC Clauses in Loan Docume...
Maximizing Borrower Protection and Lender Remedies
April 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide borrowers' and lenders' counsel with a review of the use of EBITDA, leverage ratios, and other metrics in the loan documentation and financial covenants. The panel will outline critical issues relating to structuring financial covenants, related definitions, and events o... Read More

Class Settlement: Addressing Reversionary Clauses, Fraud in Administration, Notice, Opt-Ou...
Recognizing and Avoiding Common Missteps in the Quest for Preliminary Approval
April 1, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss common missteps attorneys make when moving for preliminary approval of a class settlement and best practices for resolving them before filing the motion. Read More

State and Local Tax Claims in Ch. 11 Bankruptcy: Challenges and Strategies for Attorneys a...
Key Bankruptcy Provisions for SALT Claims and Objections; Court Authority to Determine Cla...
April 1, 2021 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide attorneys and tax professionals guidance for managing state and local tax agency claims in Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings. The panel will discuss challenges for state and local tax practitioners, applicable bankruptcy rules, proof of claims and objections, negotia... Read More

Physician Compensation Under the New Physician Fee Schedule: Major Changes to wRVUs, Conve...
March 31, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel through the new changes under the new Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) and the impact on physician compensation. The panel will examine the major changes to work relative value units (wRVUs) and the conversion factor that could create risk for health systems... Read More

Employment Litigation Under the FFCRA: Leave Claims and Employment Rights
Establishing Standards for Safe Working Environment, Retaliation, and Discrimination Claim...
March 31, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employment counsel with focus on the recent decisions by federal courts on claims brought under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). The panel will address the standards for preliminary injunctions and motions practice for employment claims related to all... Read More

Defending SLAPP Suits: Widening Circuit Split, Anti-SLAPP Motions, Cease and Desist Letter...
March 31, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE course will address how to identify strategic lawsuits against public participation (SLAPP) and best practices for defeating them. The discussion will address anti-SLAPP motions, cease and desist letters, the logistics of asserting the claim, and the widening circuit split over whether anti-... Read More

Patent Drafting for Multiple Jurisdictions
Can Applicants File One Application and Obtain Adequate Protection in the U.S., Korea, EPO...
March 31, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on drafting for multiple jurisdictions. The panel will examine important considerations when drafting a single patent application, focusing on filing in the U.S., Korea, EPO, and China. The panel will discuss grace periods, data considerations, and how the c... Read More

Tax Considerations in Negotiating, Structuring, and Documenting M&A Transactions
Stock Sales Versus Asset Sales, Taxable Deals Versus Tax-Free Reorganizations, Earnouts, P...
March 31, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide an advanced discussion of tax considerations deal attorneys must consider when negotiating, structuring, and documenting M&A deals. The panel will discuss key issues relevant to stock sales versus asset sales, stock purchases with a Section 338 election, taxable transact... Read More

Hotel Franchise Agreements and Comfort Letters: Legal Challenges for Real Estate Lenders
Negotiating Comfort Letters; Addressing Franchise Provisions in Hotel Lending Documents
March 31, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will enable lenders' 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

Negotiating Consent Decrees for Environmental Violations: Critical Strategies for Modifyin...
March 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide lawyers negotiating consent decrees for violations of environmental regulations. Our panel will offer violation-specific best practices and present fellow practitioners with mission-critical pointers on navigating the long and arduous process of negotiating and entering a... Read More

Fraud in Trademark Applications and Registrations: Proving or Defeating Allegations
Navigating Differing Standards at the TTAB and in the Regional Circuits, Mitigating the Ri...
March 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review TTAB and court treatment 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 recitations in trad... Read More

Estate Planning With Foreign Trusts and U.S. Beneficiaries: Tax Issues, Residency, Foreign...
March 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide estate planners on overcoming the challenges of foreign trusts with U.S. beneficiaries in estate planning. The panel will discuss complex tax rules and reporting obligations, entity and residency classification rules, and qualifying nonresident alien (NRA) grantors as tax... Read More

SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS: Evaluating Cloud Service Agreement Models, Negotiating Key Terms, Mi...
March 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide business and technology counsel in drafting contracts for cloud computing services customers. The program will focus on the key terms in these contracts and discuss how they differ from traditional software license terms. The panelist will address some of the most common m... Read More

Real Estate Provisions of the 2021 Appropriations Act: Emergency Rental Assistance and Ext...
Grants for Shuttered Venue Operators, Depreciation of Certain Residential Rental Property,...
March 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide real estate counsel with advice and guidance on the $2.3 trillion Consolidated Appropriations Act 2021 (CAA) provisions that relate directly to real estate. The panel will address the provisions that provide rental assistance and the extent and restrictions on the curren... Read More

Drafting Valuation Provisions for Closely Held Businesses in Buy-Sell Agreements and Gover...
Methodologies and Adjustments: Accounting for Real Estate Assets, Goodwill
March 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine practical and legal issues in determining a closely held entity's value when facing a sale of a portion or the entire ownership interests. The panel will discuss the various forms of valuation methodology and how to incorporate these terms into governance documents and b... Read More

Renewable Energy Projects on Federal Land: Regulatory Challenges, PTC and ITC Safe Harbors...
Recent IRS Extensions and Guidance, Beginning of Construction Under Sections 45 and 48, Ke...
March 30, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide renewable energy counsel on overcoming challenges in developing renewable energy projects on federal land. The panel will discuss key issues in using federal lands and facilities for solar and wind energy and new IRS extensions and guidance for continuity safe harbors. The... Read More

Implied License and De Minimis Use Defenses in IP Litigation: Raising and Contesting the D...
March 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on using the implied license and de minimis use defenses in copyright and trademark litigation. The panel will examine recent litigation and discuss the analysis for both defenses and when the defenses are likely to succeed. The panel will offer best practices f... Read More

Biotech Patents and Section 101 Rejections: Meeting Patent Eligibility Requirements
Leveraging Recent Decisions and USPTO Guidance to Overcome Rejections
March 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel through strategies for overcoming Section 101 rejections of biotech patents. The panel will review recent case law and USPTO guidance on Section 101 patent eligibility and offer strategies to address Section 101 rejections. Read More

Ship Finance: Deal Structures, Emergence of Private Fund Lenders, Ships as Collateral, Mar...
March 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss ship financing structures common in traditional bank loans, the emergence of private fund as a financing source, and deal terms that may vary for private fund lenders. The panel will also discuss documentation and filing of ship mortgages, maritime liens, financial coven... Read More

New Corporate Transparency Act: Beneficial Owner Reporting Requirements, Civil and Crimina...
March 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide corporate counsel with guidance on the requirements of the Corporate Transparency Act of 2021 (CTA), which would create a beneficial ownership registry within the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN). This new legislation requir... Read More

2021 Consolidated Appropriations Act and Employee Benefits
Money Purchase Plan Distributions, Plan Terminations, Transfer of Pension Plan Assets, Hea...
March 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employee benefits counsel and plan sponsors guidance on key provisions of the 2021 Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA) impacting retirement and health and welfare plans. The panel will discuss significant rules for money purchase plan distributions, plan terminations,... Read More

U.S. Tax Treatment of Hybrid Entities and Transactions: Sections 267A and 245A(e) Regulati...
Navigating the Mismatches of U.S. and Foreign Tax Law, Key Planning Techniques for Tax Pro...
March 25, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will discuss U.S. tax law anti-hybrid rules and restrictions that may apply where U.S. and foreign tax law provide different characterizations of transaction or entity, including regulations under Section 267A and Section 245A(e). Read More

Navigating U.C.C. Issues in Real Estate Finance Opinions: The ABA/ACMA/ACREL/ACCFL U.C.C....
Necessary Background for Rendering and Receiving Opinion Letters for Transactions Beyond R...
March 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide real estate practitioners with guidance on giving and reviewing opinion letters relating to Uniform Commercial Code (U.C.C.) matters. The webinar will be based on the U.C.C. Opinion Report released in 2019 by the American Bar Association (ABA), the American College of Mo... Read More

Proposition 22 and the Gig Economy: Wage Requirements, Health Stipends, Removal of Noncomp...
March 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide employment counsel, gig businesses, and those businesses relying on gig workers to address the legal issues that arise from the passage of Proposition 22 in California. The panel will address the issues of wage and hour requirements, the requirements related to payment of... Read More

Handling Cannabis Tax Examinations: Sec. 280E, Audits, IRS Guidance, Reporting Requirement...
March 24, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and advisers guidance on effective methods in handling IRS cannabis tax examinations for businesses engaged in the cannabis industry. The panel will discuss key federal and select state tax law provisions impacting marijuana businesses, key items of focus... Read More

Evolving Real Estate Issues in Reorganizations: Opportunities and Strategies for Owners, L...
March 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss bankruptcy opportunities and strategies for debtors, creditors, investors, and landlords when real property and improvements face decreasing values and unstable income. The panel will discuss the strategic use of Chapter 11 to manage excessive debt and retain real proper... Read More

Mitigating False Claims Act Liability Risks for Healthcare Recipients of COVID-19 Funding
March 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on potential False Claims Act (FCA) liability for healthcare providers who have received COVID-19 federal funding. The panel will discuss the FCA and different theories of liability and risk areas, as well as offer best practices for mitigating FCA risks... Read More

Social Media Use by Municipalities: Developing and Enforcing Policies for Public Employees...
March 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Planning for Cryptocurrency Investors: Estate Planning, Asset Protection, Hedge Funds, and...
March 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planning and business attorneys an in-depth analysis of challenges for cryptocurrency investors. The panel will discuss the impact of cryptocurrency on estate planning, asset protection, and investment management, as well as explore effective transaction structure... Read More

Insurance Coverage Exclusions for Known Loss, Prior Knowledge, and Prior Notice: Evolving...
Advocating Scope of the Exclusions From the Policyholder and Insurer Perspectives
March 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE course will address liability policy exclusions designed to preclude coverage for potential liabilities known to the insured when applying for coverage. The panel will provide insights into the evolving standards for how courts construe such provisions, whether such exclusions apply to innoc... Read More

Clean Water Act Citizen Suits: Defense Litigation and Settlement Strategies
Navigating Notice, Standing, and Jurisdiction; Interpleading Third Parties Under the CWA
March 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on procedural and strategic challenges in 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' expectations and risks when facing citize... Read More

Drafting and Enforcing Automatic Renewal Clauses: Continuous Contracts and Subscription Se...
Consumer Protections, Penalties, Trends in California and New York and More
March 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide advice on drafting and enforcing automatic renewal provisions in subscription agreements and other continuous contracts. In addition to looking at nationwide trends, the panel will address the recent New York law that went into effect on Feb. 9, 2021, joining an increasi... Read More

Commercial Lease Due Diligence in Real Estate Acquisitions: Key Issues and Best Practices
Buildout Obligations, Termination Rights, Purchase Options, Co-Tenancy, Rental Terms
March 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare real estate counsel to evaluate lease provisions that may significantly affect commercial real estate purchasers. The panel will discuss the importance of tenant estoppels and provisions on tenant buildout, termination rights, expansion rights, purchase options, co-tenan... Read More

Beyond Predominance: Alternative Arguments Against Class Certification
Leveraging the Latest Court Decisions to Challenge Class Membership and Defeat Certificati...
March 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss various avenues for opposing class certification beyond Rule 23(b)(3)'s predominance requirement, including arguments related to ascertainability, typicality/adequacy, standing, and personal jurisdiction. Read More

Discovery Strategies in Wage and Hour Class and Collective Actions Before and After Certif...
Strategically Limiting Discovery, Resolving Discovery Disputes
March 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide employment litigators to pursue or object to discovery requests in wage and hour class and collective actions and for dealing with discovery disputes that arise throughout the litigation. The panel will discuss how courts interpret and apply the proportionality doctrine to... Read More

Estate Planning and the SECURE Act: Critical Considerations for Estate Planners and Admini...
March 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide estate planners and advisers on the SECURE Act's impact on estate planning and administration. The panel will discuss new regulatory and tax rules stemming from the SECURE Act and challenges for retirement benefits, trusts, and distributions. The panel will also provide ef... Read More

California AB 979 and Other State Laws on Board Diversity: Corporate Governance and Requir...
Penalties, Legal Challenges, Disclosures, and Enforcement
March 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address the requirements for increased diversity on corporate boards as required under new California and Illinois laws and proposed in several other states. The new laws expand diversity categories to include board members from underrepresented communities. The panel will discu... Read More

Patent Infringement Letters: New Considerations and Best Practices for Senders and Recipie...
Implications of Recent Court Treatment, Leveraging Letters, Response Strategies for Allege...
March 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the use of patent infringement demand letters. The panel will discuss considerations and strategies for both the sender and recipient. The panel will offer best practices for determining whether and when to send a letter and responding to an infringement... Read More

Incorporating Restricted Stock Units in Long-Term Incentive Compensation Plans
Accelerating Equity Awards, Navigating Section 409A Restrictions, Tax Planning, Plan Struc...
March 17, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE will provide executive compensation and employee benefits attorneys an in-depth analysis of the rules and key considerations for incorporating restricted stock units (RSUs) in long-term incentive compensation plans. The panel will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of accelerating equ... Read More

Swaps in Commercial Finance Transactions: Coordinating Loan Terms With the ISDA Master Agr...
Documenting Covenants, Security, Voting and Control, Reporting, and Regulatory Issues
March 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide finance counsel on how interest rate swaps and other derivative products are used to hedge risk in loan transactions, how derivatives terms are appropriately integrated into loan documentation, and how to document the swap transaction to ensure consistency with the loan. Read More

Data Privacy in the U.S. and EU After Schrems II: Ensuring Compliance With Data Transfers...
March 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on the Schrems II decision and what it means for both U.S. and EU companies. The panel will discuss how the decision will impact global data transfers and data transfer mechanisms. The panel will offer practical steps for businesses to consider. Read More

Healthcare and Ransomware Attacks: Protecting Patient Information, Mitigating Privacy Risk...
Determining Reportable Breach, Challenges With Third-Party Vendors
March 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will offer critical insights into the threat of ransomware attacks on healthcare organizations, and best practices inside counsel should consider while preparing for and responding to these events. The panel will examine recent attacks and the lessons learned from them and will discu... Read More

Performance Bonds and CGL Insurance in Construction Projects: Navigating Interplay Between...
Minimizing Risks and Maximizing Recovery for Defective Workmanship and Property Damage
March 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review the critical differences between insurance and suretyship and the interplay between CGL policies and performance bonds for losses involving defective work or property damage. Our panel of experts will discuss best practices to minimize construction project risk through bo... Read More

Motor Carrier Claims for Negligent Entrustment, Hiring, Training, and Retention
Discovery, Apportionment of Fault, Strategies for Averting Punitive Damages, and More
March 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide personal injury counsel through the claims; historical, emerging, and waning defenses; and the impact of suspension in 2020 of "hours of operations" regulations for certain types of drivers on proving or defending negligent entrustment, hiring, training, or retention claim... Read More

Litigation Holds: Creating Effective Notices, Implementing Efficient Collection Processes,...
March 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss why practitioners must revise and update outdated litigation hold notices, policies, and implementation procedures, as well as best practices for doing so. The program will offer suggested language for notices and recommendations for preserving, collecting, reviewing, an... Read More

Equal Pay Litigation: Recent EEOC Decisions, Salary History Bans, Privilege, Employment Ve...
March 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employment counsel with practical advice on litigation trends in federal and state equal pay laws, which have been on the rise and are anticipated to continue to do so under the Biden administration. The panel will discuss the proposed changes to the Equal Pay Act, inclu... Read More

Reps and Warranties Insurance in M&A: Critical Tool to Mitigate Risk and Close Deals
Evaluating When Insurance is Appropriate, Negotiating Coverage and Exclusions
March 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 as... Read More

Subordination and Recharacterization of Claims in Bankruptcy: Avoiding Pitfalls for Lender...
Navigating Circuit Split in Bringing or Defending Bankruptcy Preference Actions
March 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will offer best practices for counsel to lenders, creditors, and private equity sponsors to structure transactions and lending practices to protect their claims and maintain their priority status against junior and unsecured creditors or borrowers facing insolvency or bankruptcy. Read More

Sublicenses and Unintended Sublicenses in Social Media
Mitigating Risks to IP Rights, Third-Party License Managers in Social Media Disputes
March 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on sublicenses and unintended sublicenses through social media and IP rights implications. The panel will discuss recent litigation that demonstrates the risks to IP rights and steps that can be taken to mitigate these risks. The panel will also discuss third-party... Read More

Defeasance in Real Estate Finance: Process and Timing, Prepayment and Lockout Provisions
CMBS and SPE Concerns, Structuring Around Mortgage Taxes, Economics of Prepayment vs. Defe...
March 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the mechanics of defeasance in CMBS and other yield protected commercial real estate loans. The panel will discuss restrictions inherent in yield maintenance and lockout provisions, the timing complexities and documentation of defeasance transactions, CMBS servicing issu... Read More

Retail Clinics in Healthcare: A Post-Pandemic Review of Corporate Practice of Medicine, Li...
Navigating Relationships With Physicians, Hospitals, Pharmacies, and Payers
March 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide healthcare counsel with a review and update of the key legal and business issues involved with retail clinics in a "post-COVID" environment. The panel will offer guidance on the formation, operation, and regulation of retail clinics, including the increased use of digita... Read More

Structuring Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Estate: Entity Selection and Transaction Struc...
FIRPTA, Determining Individual vs. Entity Ownership Structures, Achieving Optimal Tax Trea...
March 16, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel with a thorough and practical guide to structuring strategies and tax considerations for foreign investors in U.S. real estate. The panel will outline best practices for determining the purchasing entity and review tax planning opportunities in structurin... Read More

Expanded SEC Remedies Under the National Defense Authorization Act
Codifying the SEC's Ability to Pursue Ill-Gotten Gains
March 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the evolution of disgorgement as a remedy for securities violations, how the SEC currently exercises its disgorgement authority, and how the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 (NDAA) will expand on those capabilities in the future. Read More

Contract Lifecycle Management: Process and Workflow, Negotiation and Approval, Ongoing Mai...
March 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with an overview of the process of contract lifecycle management through its various states. The panel will address the need to create a common language, core templates, unified terms, and repeatable, consistent conditions of buyers and suppliers. The program wil... Read More

Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation: Depositions of Insurance Claims Handlers or Representat...
Deposition Strategies From Perspectives of Both Insurers and Policyholders
March 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss deposition strategies for both insurers and policyholders to defend or take the claims handler or representative's deposition. The program will also review communications between the claims handler and insurance counsel and communications that may come under the attorney... Read More

Inventive Contribution in Patent Litigation, Licensing, and Prosecution: Identification an...
March 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on patent inventive contribution. The panel will discuss how the courts have addressed the issue and the role of inventive contribution in patent litigation and licenses, as well as in patent prosecution. The panel will offer best practices for identifying a... Read More

Payment Processing Agreements: Key Provisions for Retailers, Banks, and Payment Processors
March 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with the tools to understand and negotiate payment processing agreements (PPAs). The panelist will break down the many layers in accepting and processing payments from major card networks down through banks, third-party payment processors, sales channels, and mer... Read More

Tax Implications of Liquidating Trusts for Bankrupt and Distressed Companies
Characterization of the Trust, Income Taxes, Net Operating Losses, Filing Requirements
March 11, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will guide tax professionals and advisers with an in-depth analysis of tax implications of liquidating trusts for bankrupt or distressed companies. The panel will discuss key tax considerations in forming liquidating trusts to settle certain debts, collecting and holding assets,... Read More

Opting Out of Class Actions: Advantages, Risks, Procedural Pitfalls, Settlement Leverage
Timing and Adequacy, Venue, Lessons From Recent Case Law
March 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel for putative class members on what factors to consider when advising clients whether to opt-out of a putative class. The program will assist counsel for the defense on best strategies for keeping the class together. Whether to opt-out of a putative class action and... Read More

Patent Claim and Specification Drafting and Prosecution
Avoiding Traps That Lead to Royalty Free Licensing of Patented Technology
March 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the impact of case law on daily U.S. patent practice. The panel will offer sound principles to prepare and prosecute patent applications to avoid traps for the unwary or careless claim terminology and untoward language in the specification. The panel will... Read More

Drafting Irrevocable Trusts to Preserve Medicaid and VA Benefits
Selecting Trust Type, Protecting Assets, and Optimizing Tax Planning for Long-Term Care
March 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel and advisers serving elderly 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

Medicare Conditional Payment and Medicare Advantage Plan Reconciliation Processes
Techniques to Minimize Repayment Obligations and Maximize Medicare Refunds After a Liabili...
March 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide personal injury attorneys in 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

Lost Profits in Commercial Litigation: Proving and Defending Damages
Leveraging Calculation Methodologies, Documentation, and Expert Evidence
March 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide trial counsel 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... Read More

Employee Handbook Best Practices in 2021 and Beyond
Social Media Policies, Leave Practices, Whistleblower Protections, Arbitration Provisions,...
March 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on drafting or revising an employee handbook. Many topics contained in employee handbooks--such as arbitration, social media, and whistleblower protection--have been the subject of recent regulatory and judicial developments, as well as the need to account for chan... Read More

DOL Final Regulations on Shareholder Rights in ERISA Plans: New Mandates for Plan Sponsors...
Proxy Votes, Safe Harbors, Increased Burden Under Investment Duties Regulation, Pooled Veh...
March 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide employee benefits counsel and fiduciaries on the implications of the recent final DOL rule for the exercise of shareholder rights for benefit plans. The panel will discuss key provisions of the rule and potential implications to fiduciaries, ERISA plans and other stakehold... Read More

OIG and CMS Voluntary Self Disclosures: Risks and Rewards of Self-Reporting
Leveraging Tools for Resolving Stark Law or Anti-Kickback Statute Violations
March 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide 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

Institutional Bad Faith: Avoiding and Defending Allegations of Company-Wide Schemes to Sup...
Combating Attacks on the Insurer's Policies and Procedures in Claims Handling
March 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss what happens when insurance claims handling goes awry and a plaintiff attempts a frontal assault on the insurer's long standing claims-handling practices and procedures in a claim of institutional bad faith. Read More

Hydrogen-Related Energy Applications, Usage, and Storage: Trends, Restrictions, Transporta...
March 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide energy law attorneys with a detailed analysis of hydrogen applications, usage, and storage. The panel will discuss recent developments in the use of hydrogen for energy generation, policy and emerging frameworks, restrictions on hydrogen production technology and related... Read More

Obviousness of Biologics Inventions: Strategies for Biologics Claims in the U.S., Europe,...
March 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide 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 group will also discuss recent case l... Read More

Trademark Opposition and Cancellation Proceedings at the TTAB
March 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trademark counsel in navigating opposition proceedings at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (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... Read More

Nursing Home Injuries: Proving Negligent, Reckless, or Intentional Understaffing and Inade...
March 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide medical malpractice and personal injury attorneys an in-depth analysis of the unique aspects of proving or defending claims that a skilled care or nursing facility has failed to meet nurse staffing standards, and has chronic understaffing, negligent hiring, training, and... Read More

Commercial Mortgage Modifications: Lien Priority, Title Insurance, and Bankruptcy Issues
Structuring Modification Agreements While Avoiding Legal Pitfalls
March 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel for lenders and borrowers on negotiating and documenting commercial mortgage modifications while protecting their clients' interests against potential lien priority challenges, title pitfalls, and bankruptcy issues. Read More

Data Privacy and Security Agreements: Defining, Allocating, and Mitigating Risks From Data...
March 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide business counsel with tactics for drafting and enforcing data privacy and security agreements in the wake of the ever-increasing incidence of data security breaches. The speakers will address contractual provisions for allocating and mitigating risk and compliance with k... Read More

Minimizing Capital Gains in Estate Planning: Sales, Notes, Undoing Trusts, Upstream Giftin...
March 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide trusts and estates counsel guidance on various techniques to minimize capital gains in estate planning. The panel will discuss key estate planning issues from the sale and transfer of real estate, business interests, and other assets and effective methods to minimize or... Read More

Representing Co-Lenders in Syndicated Credit Facilities
Consent Rights, Sacred Rights, Waterfall and Pro-Rata Sharing Provisions, Removal and Addi...
March 4, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine syndicated loans from the co-lender's perspective. The panel will discuss deal points of particular concern to co-lenders, including trends in negative covenants and collateral leakage, voting rights, waterfall and pro-rata sharing provisions, intercreditor arrangements... Read More

Director and Officer Liability: Trends From Recent Delaware Cases
Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims, Activist Shareholders, Records Retention, Material Confli...
March 4, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the most significant recent Delaware court decisions impacting director and officer liability. The panel will explain how these decisions may affect future stockholder claims, merger challenges, and demands for books and records. The panel will also address the differenc... Read More

Real Estate Leasing Letters of Intent: Obtaining Favorable Terms and Avoiding Protracted N...
Permitted Uses, Assignment and Subletting, Signage, SNDAs, Improvements, Financial Guarant...
March 4, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address both practical and strategic considerations for drafting and negotiating critical terms for a letter of intent (LOI) for commercial leasing transactions. The panel will discuss how principals and representatives for landlords and tenants should structure an LOI and use t... Read More

FCRA Litigation Against Employers: Drafting Policies and Procedures for Compliance, Levera...
March 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide employers and their counsel on preventing and defending against Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) lawsuits arising from employee background checks. The panel will review FCRA statutory requirements, best practices for developing background check policies, and strategies for... Read More

Structuring Deferred Compensation: Plan Options and Key Considerations for Employee Benefi...
Navigating Issuance and Vesting of Benefits, Payment Triggers, Administration, and Tax Tre...
March 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employee benefits counsel and advisers with a detailed review of the ERISA, IRS, and DOL regulations that must be considered in structuring deferred compensation plans. The panel will outline the existing regulations, key considerations for 2021, compliance strategies, a... Read More

PPP Financing in M&A Transactions
March 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide an overview of the factors to consider in structuring, negotiating, and executing an M&A deal involving a PPP loan. The panel will review key issues such as how to treat an outstanding PPP loan balance in a transaction, issues regarding loan forgiveness, and the importan... Read More

Partnership Exchanges Under Current Tax Law: Structuring "Drop and Swap" and "Mixing Bowl"...
March 3, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax advisers with knowledge and tools to advise partnership clients looking to convert to a tenancy-in-common form of real estate ownership. Tax advisers may recommend such a conversion in contemplating a future sale of property or creating a master limited liability... Read More

Property Insurance: Loss Valuation and Avoiding Valuation Mistakes
March 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel through complex loss valuation issues under property damage policies when property, including real property and improvements, has been partially or completely destroyed. The program will discuss the methods for calculating replacement cost value (RCV) and actual ca... Read More

Trust Administration: Controlling, Protecting, and Distributing Trust Assets
Trustee Duties and Powers, Tax Issues, Advances to Beneficiaries, Fees, Expenses, Investme...
March 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide trusts and estates counsel an in-depth analysis of key challenges in trust administration. The panel will discuss complex issues encountered by practitioners, dividing and distributing trust assets, tax planning and reporting challenges, and making final distributions. T... Read More

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: Implications of Forbearance and Eviction Moratoriums for Multi...
March 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the implications of loan forbearance and other directives issued by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac since the beginning of the COVID pandemic, with particular focus on what has changed in documenting and servicing multifamily loans.... Read More

Patent Drafting for Machine Learning: Claim Strategy, Patent Eligibility, and Disclosure R...
March 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will assist patent practitioners in drafting high quality patent applications for machine learning inventions. The panel will discuss different claim styles and framings which may be appropriate for different machine learning inventions, how to anticipate and minimize the risks of Se... Read More

Trademark Modernization Act of 2020: Prosecution Procedure Changes, New Cancellation Proce...
Third-Party Submission of Evidence, Ex Parte Proceedings for Reexamination and Expungement...
March 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP professionals on the new Trademark Modernization Act of 2020 (TMA). The panel will discuss the new prosecution and cancellation procedures enacted by the TMA and the clarification of the status of the presumption of irreparable harm in litigation under the Lanham Act. T... Read More

Healthcare Antitrust: State Regulatory Changes, Repeal of Antitrust Exemption, Implication...
March 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on recent antitrust developments and the implications for the healthcare industry. The panel will discuss state regulatory changes and the repeal of the antitrust exemption for health insurers, as well as recent litigation. The panel will also discuss wh... Read More

Mitigating Liability in Condo Developments: Warranties, Disclosure and Construction Claims
February 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide real estate counsel with guidance on anticipating unit owner and association claims in condominium developments and creating project documents and disclosures that will minimize litigation risk. The panel will address developing a fair and cooperative process with all de... Read More

Overcoming Counterfeit Objections and Preserving Evidence for Review
February 25, 2021 CLE, CLE Ethics CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide litigators through effective techniques to prevent, end, and even leverage counterfeit objections having no basis in the rules of evidence, including infamous speaking objections. Read More

Environmental Damage Claims Under the Federal Tort Claims Act: Examining Nanouk v. United...
Litigating the Discretionary Function Exception
February 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise environmental attorneys on the statutory analysis outlined in the Ninth Circuit's decision in Nanouk v. U.S. The panel will discuss the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA), the limitations of sovereign immunity, and the requirements to prove monetary damages. Read More

Private Equity Compliance Update: Conflicts of Interest, Fees and Expenses, Nonpublic Info...
Current SEC Focus and What to Expect From the Incoming Administration
February 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss current compliance issues highlighted by the SEC after examining private fund advisers in 2020 as well as the SEC's recently adopted Marketing Rule. The panel discussion will include conflicts of interest in fund activities and investments, fees and expenses disclosures,... Read More

IRC 831(b) Micro-Captives: Avoiding IRS Scrutiny, Diversification Requirements, Effective...
February 25, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel, and advisers with practical tools and guidance to ensure that clients utilizing micro-captive insurance companies are fully compliant with IRC Section 831(b) rules to preserve legitimate tax deduction of premiums. The panel will discuss tax benefits and... Read More

Patent Year in Review: Key Decisions, Trends, and Strategies
Doctrine of Equivalents, PTAB Appeals, Obviousness, Written Description, Inequitable Condu...
February 25, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on recent trends and developments in patent practice. The panel will examine the Supreme Court, Federal Circuit, and PTAB cases from the past year and discuss some of the key developments and strategies. Read More

Special Committees in M&A Transactions: Formation, Member Composition, Negotiating and App...
Mitigating Conflicts of Interest and Director Liability: Business Judgment Rule vs. Entire...
February 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the use of special committees in M&A transactions where directors or significant shareholders have a conflict of interest. The panel will discuss the formation of a special committee, the committee's role in evaluating and negotiating a proposed transaction, how the comm... Read More

Physician Compensation After 2020 Changes to the Stark Law and Antikickback Statute Regula...
February 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel and compliance officers through the new changes to the Stark and Antikickback Statute regulations and the implications for physician compensation. The panel will discuss how the changes may impact the structure and evaluation of compensation for healthca... Read More

New Round of Paycheck Protection: SBA Application, Rules for First and Second Draws, Eligi...
February 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss PPP lending as recently revised and expanded under the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act (the New PPP Act or the Act). Panel discussion will include the new eligibility requirements and lending parameters, procedures for existing PPP b... Read More

NLRB Enforcement Under Biden Administration: Micro-Unit Standards, Email Communications, J...
Potential Impact of Passing the Protecting the Right to Organize Act
February 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide labor and employment counsel with an update on the Biden administration's proposals to enforce the National Labor Relations Act. The panel will discuss the impact of the NLRB's decisions and strategies for employers--both non-union and union--to comply with their legal o... Read More

Taxation of U.S. Persons Owning Foreign Corporations: Strategies for Subpart F and GILTI I...
February 24, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide guidance to tax counsel and advisers on the implications and potential opportunities for U.S. persons owning foreign corporations under recent IRS guidance and current tax law. The panel will discuss key tax provisions and regulations causing compliance issues for U.... Read More

Personal Injury and the PREP Act: Asserting Immunity and Understanding Its Limitations
February 24, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide personal injury attorneys--whether for plaintiff or defendant--through workings of the Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness Act (the PREP Act), the four subsequent interpretive advisories, and the developing case law. With future massive public health emergencies al... Read More

Real Estate Joint Ventures: Waterfall Structures, Developer Promote, IRR Lookback, Clawbac...
Calculating and Structuring Promote, Planning for Phantom Income, and Taxation of Carried...
February 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide real estate counsel through the basic components of a real estate joint venture, including attention to provisions for allocating management rights and responsibilities, establishing manager/developer promote, structuring capital contributions (and remedies for failure to... Read More

Disclaimer Trusts and Estate Planning: Drafting Disclaimers, Clayton QTIPs and OBITs to Ov...
February 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide a comprehensive guide to both planning opportunities and post-mortem "fixes" through the proactive use of qualified disclaimers. The panel will offer suggestions for structuring joint accounts, beneficiary designations, disclaimer funded bypass or optimal basis increase... Read More

Corporate Governance and FCPA Compliance: The Board's Duties and Obligations
Meeting Duty of Care Requirements, Facilitating Effective Oversight, and Minimizing FCPA R...
February 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel for corporations and boards on the board's duties concerning FCPA compliance. The panel will examine the board's role in cooperating with government investigations and self-reporting of potential violations. The panel will offer best practices for meeting the dutie... Read More

Protecting Trademarks Post-Brexit: Implications of Brexit on IP Rights
Current and Pending EU Registrations, Renewals, and Cancellation; Considerations for IP Ag...
February 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on trademark protection after Brexit. The panel will discuss current EU registrations, renewals, and cancellations, as well as pending EU applications. The panel will address IP agreements and the importance of reviewing these agreements and considering whether... Read More

Depositions in Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation: 30(b)(6) and Fact Witnesses
February 23, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare policyholder and insurance company litigators 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, using FRC... Read More

Mitigating Fraud and Abuse Risks With the CARES Act Provider Relief Fund
February 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel through the fraud and abuse risks related to accepting CARES Act provider relief funds. The panel will discuss what healthcare entities should do to mitigate these risks. The panel will also discuss government scrutiny and recent government guidance. Read More

Recurring Revenue Financing: Structuring, Documentation, and Financial Covenants
Alternative Financing for Early Stage Growth Companies
February 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the unique characteristics of recurring revenue financing (RRF), and the issues lenders and borrowers should consider in structuring recurring revenue transactions. The panel will also discuss how the conversion of such transactions to more conventional earnings-based fi... Read More

Investigating Alleged Internal Corporate Misconduct: Best Practices for Companies and Coun...
Balancing Investigative Objectives Against Business Needs and Realities
February 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will update counsel on the 2020 American College of Trial Lawyer's current recommendations on evaluating whether to conduct a corporate internal investigation and, if so, strategies for conducting and managing the investigation to minimize the likelihood of a government investigation... Read More

Financing Renewable Energy: Utilizing Green and Sustainability-Linked Loans and Sustainabl...
Project Eligibility Criteria, Use of Proceeds, Management, Reporting, Annual Disclosures,...
February 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide corporate and renewable energy counsel an in-depth analysis of utilizing green and sustainability-linked loans and sustainable bonds to finance renewable energy projects. The panel will discuss the key components of each financing option, project eligibility requirements... Read More

Design Patent Enforcement: Best Practices, Due Diligence Considerations, Strategies During...
February 18, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the enforcement of design patent rights. The panel will examine the key considerations involved in determining whether to sue when there is an alleged infringement. The panel will also offer strategic guidance for enforcement, things to consider during pr... Read More

Retail and Restaurant Bankruptcies: Current Issues for Debtors, Landlords, and Vendors
Assumption or Rejection of Leases, Franchise Agreements, Gift Cards, Consignment Rights, a...
February 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with the tools to address the specific issues that arise during retail and restaurant bankruptcies. The panel will review topics related to leases and other executory contracts, franchise agreements, vendor rights, gift cards, and the many other issues unique to... Read More

Acquisition of Distressed Real Estate Debt: Due Diligence, Key Contract Provisions, Mortga...
February 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the due diligence and transactional issues involved in acquiring distressed mortgage and mezzanine debt. The panel will outline strategies to identify and mitigate risks and liabilities for both the buyer and seller. Read More

Negotiating Construction Liability Claims: Architects, Engineers, and Other Design Profess...
Evolving Theories of Liability and Defenses, Minimizing Risk Through Contract Provisions a...
February 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with a review of the scope of risks facing architects, engineers, and construction design professionals, discuss recent trends and developments in theories of liability and defenses, and provide proactive approaches to minimize the risk of liability through effec... Read More

New SEC Financial Disclosure Requirements: Regulation S-K Amendments, Materiality in MD&A...
February 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine recently adopted amendments to the financial disclosure requirements in Regulation S-K. The panel will discuss the SEC's focus on materiality and "principles-based" disclosures, what should be addressed in liquidity and capital disclosures, and how off-balance sheet comm... Read More

New California Workplace Developments and Regulations for 2021
February 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide an overview of the latest round of California legislation and discuss best practices for employers as they navigate these new obligations. The panel will discuss how the new laws impose additional administrative burdens and legal risks on employers' operating in the stat... Read More

DOJ's New Merger Remedies Manual: Altering M&A Deal Structures to Preserve Competition and...
February 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze the Merger Remedies Manual recently released by the Department of Justice (DOJ)'s Antitrust Division, as well as recent experience from merging parties seeking to address the federal agencies' concerns through a remedy, and how it might impact companies' strategy when lo... Read More

ASTM E1527: Lessons From Applying the Current Phase I Site Assessment Standards Guide and...
Meeting Appropriate Inquiry Requirements and Limiting CERCLA Liability
February 17, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review the previously revised ASTM E1527 standard for conducting environmental site assessments (ESAs), how the standard has changed, and practical considerations for using the standard. The panel will discuss the practical considerations in conducting all appropriate inquiries... Read More

Drafting Premarital and Postmarital Agreements: Choice of Law, Forum Selection, State Laws...
February 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide best practices to family law practitioners to negotiate and draft premarital and postmarital agreements. The panel will discuss the differences between a premarital and postmarital agreement, the nuances of negotiation, the structure of the agreement, key clauses, choice... Read More

Patenting Pharmaceutical Drug Formulations: Withstanding Litigation and PTAB Challenges
February 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on patenting drug formulations from drafting through patent prosecution and enforcement. The panel will examine lessons learned from the case law and offer strategies to overcome the potential challenges. Read More

Mitigating Supply Agreement Risks: Structuring Defense, Indemnity, and Insurance Provision...
Allocating Liability Between Manufacturers, Suppliers, and End Sellers; Maximizing Insuran...
February 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE course will provide guidance to counsel for manufacturers, suppliers, and end sellers on drafting and negotiating provisions in supply agreements that effectively allocate and mitigate risk, focusing specifically on defense, indemnity, and insurance clauses. Read More

U.S. Tax Treatment of Gifts and Inheritances From Nonresidents
February 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will focus on (a) the tax aspects of gifts of U.S. assets by nonresident aliens, and (b) U.S. estate tax consequences of a nonresident alien dying with U.S. assets in his portfolio. The panel will outline and analyze hypothetical gift and estate planning scenarios and offer effective... Read More

Federal Appeals and Motions Practice in U.S. Circuit Courts
Making or Opposing Requests for Permission to Appeal, Mandamus, Stays, Summary Disposition...
February 16, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will explore the procedural and substantive motions that can be filed with a U.S. Circuit Court to initiate an appeal and once the appeal is pending. The panel will discuss how strategic use of motions --or successful opposition to them--can influence the course of the appeal. The pr... Read More

Defeating Class Certification by Attacking Plaintiffs' Classwide Damages Models
February 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide 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 legacy of the Comcast decision and how the lower fede... Read More

Independent Contractor Misclassification Litigation: Strategies for Defending, Settling, a...
February 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide employment counsel to defend and negotiate settlements of litigation alleging employer misclassification of independent contractors. The panel will discuss the latest trends in individual, collective, and class action worker misclassification lawsuits and best practices fo... Read More

In-House Counsel and Protecting Attorney-Client Privilege in Investigations and Litigation
February 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare in-house counsel to protect confidential business communications during investigations, discovery, depositions, and litigation through the proper exercise of the attorney-client privilege. The panel will discuss issues that arise regarding business advice versus legal ad... Read More

Structuring Prepayment Transactions in the Commodities Markets
Key Issues in Documentation, Credit Support & Third-Party Financing for Purchase and Deliv...
February 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze the structuring and documentation of prepayment transactions utilized in the commodities markets by purchasers and suppliers. The panel will discuss the benefits of prepayment structures and strategies for mitigating the associated risks. Read More

Modern Removal and Remand Strategies: Keeping the Case Out of (or In) Federal Court
Forum Defendant Rule, Snap Removal, Home Depot v. Jackson
February 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss getting a case into or keeping a case in a preferred forum or moving it out of an opponents' choice of forum through removal and remand. The program will cover how both defendants and plaintiffs have achieved the desired advantages by a thorough understanding of the foru... Read More

Special Needs Planning and the SECURE Act: Impact on Trusts, Multiple IRA Beneficiaries, D...
February 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide elder law attorneys on the SECURE Act's impact on special needs planning. The panel will discuss regulatory and tax rules stemming from the SECURE Act and challenges for retirement benefits, trusts, and distributions. The panel will also provide effective special needs pla... Read More

HIPAA Privacy Rule Proposed Changes: Right of Access, Minimum Necessary Standard Exception...
February 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel through the proposed changes to the HIPAA Privacy Rule. The panel will discuss how these changes will impact healthcare providers and others in the healthcare industry. Read More

Responding to Insurance Investigations: Cooperating Fully While Safeguarding Privilege and...
Preventing Insurer Abuse, Misuse, Disclosure; Protecting Confidential Information; Guardin...
February 11, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide policyholder counsel on strategies and best practices for responding to insurer claims that the duty of cooperation requires disclosure of privileged defense communications or work product that might later be used to challenge coverage. Insurers routinely assess claims und... Read More

Net Operating Loss Planning Under Current Tax Law: Planning Techniques and Challenges
Impact to Both Corporate and Noncorporate Taxpayers, Timing Issues and Other Consideration...
February 10, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will guide tax counsel and advisers on key tax rules for net operating losses (NOLs) and their impact on tax planning for taxpayers. The panel will discuss changes to the NOL carryback and carry-forward rules and limitations under current tax law, its effect on leveraging reduced... Read More

Bankruptcy Committees: Strategies to Maximize Distribution to All Creditors
DIP/Cash Collateral Challenges, Ensuring Adequate Disclosures, Opposing Incentive Programs...
February 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss how counsel representing committee members and counsel for committees address recurring and new issues. Official committees, most often unsecured creditors committees, remain critical to reigning in secured lenders, and ad hoc committees provide creditor groups that shar... Read More

Boilerplate Provisions During Economic Uncertainty
Wind Down, Business Continuity, Force Majeure, Restrictive Covenants, Suspension of Obliga...
February 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will focus on the boilerplate provisions, including force majeure clauses, that are most relevant in the economic downturn and other business challenges created by COVID-19. The panel will guide counsel on the types of clauses and portions of contracts that typically appear in commer... Read More

Pooled Employer Plans: New DOL Final Rules, Pooled Plan Providers, Fiduciary Liability, Ad...
February 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide ERISA counsel, plan sponsors, and administrators guidance on structuring pooled employer plans (PEPs) and recent Department of Labor (DOL) final regulations for registration and other rules for PEPs. The panel will discuss key provisions in the final regulations and thei... Read More

Construction Contracts and Augmented Reality: Ownership, Breaches, Allocation of Liability...
February 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide construction counsel with advice on developments in augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR), focusing on how these new tools are being incorporated into the design of a project, the monitoring of its progress, the impact on job site safety programs, and how these... Read More

Successor Liability in Distressed M&A Transactions: Mitigation Strategies
Due Diligence, Entity Structuring, Contractual Indemnities, Insurance, Post-Closing Transi...
February 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss strategies for mitigating the risk of successor liability in distressed M&A transactions. The panel will outline the sources of potential claims and the role of due diligence, indemnification and other contract provisions, insurance, and entity structure can have in limi... Read More

Protecting Personal Injury Claims in Bankruptcy Cases
Complexities of Property of the Estate, Stay Relief, Judicial Estoppel, Exemptions, and Mo...
February 10, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will show personal injury attorneys a way forward when bankruptcy intersects their case, including dealing with judicial estoppel, by leveraging recent case law criticizing its application in bankruptcy. The panel will address key decisions to be made depending on: whether the defend... Read More

Responding to Trademark Office Actions Raising Specimen Refusals, Disclaimer Requirements,...
Overcoming Challenges With Descriptiveness, Likelihood of Confusion, Blocking Citations, a...
February 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trademark counsel on addressing refusals of registrations from substitute specimens to disclaimers and suspension inquiries. The panel will offer strategies for counsel to overcome refusals that arise in the trademark application process. Read More

GRATs in Estate Planning Under Current Tax Law: Structuring Considerations, Income, Gift,...
Opportunities and Challenges Presented by Low Interest Rates and Depressed Asset Values
February 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will offer a comprehensive guide to the structuring of grantor retained annuity trusts (GRATs) under current tax law. The panel will go beyond the basics to provide specific drafting tools to avoid potentially costly mistakes and maximize GRATs' benefits. The panel will discuss clien... Read More

Carried Interest Rules for Investment Funds: New Final Regs, Planning Opportunities, and P...
February 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

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

Medical Device Patents Infringement and Enforcement: Monitoring, Diligence, Alternatives,...
February 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the monitoring and enforcing of medical device patents. The panel will address the considerations before enforcing a patent and will discuss the path of enforcement. The panel will discuss alternatives, such as licensing or paying royalties, and best prac... Read More

Responding to EPA Information Request Letters: Mitigating Further Agency Scrutiny
Response Options; Confidentiality Requirements; CERCLA, CWA, CAA, and RCRA Compliance
February 9, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide 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

Private Equity M&A Key Deal Terms in a Changing Market
Rollover Equity, the "Buy-And-Build" Strategy, Earnouts, Seller Paper, Reverse Break-Up Fe...
February 4, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide M&A counsel concerning key private equity M&A transaction deal terms such as rollover equity; the "buy-and-build" strategy; earnouts; seller paper; reverse break-up fees; and representation and warranty insurance. Read More

Structuring CC&Rs for Mixed-Use Projects: Drafting, Analyzing, Interpreting, and Amending...
February 4, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Bad Faith Claims When Verdicts Exceed Policy Limits: Nuances of the Insurance Company's Du...
Reducing Company Exposure; Options for Policyholders When Company Rejects Settlement Deman...
February 4, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with a review of the rights and obligations of the policyholder and the insurance company regarding settlements and the company's liability for verdicts in excess of policy limits. The panel will also explain actions insurance companies can take to reduce exposur... Read More

Ethics of Client Billing and Fee Collection: Balancing Financial Interests and Fiduciary O...
February 4, 2021 CLE, CLE Ethics CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss what the ethical rules of professional responsibility permit, require, and prohibit attorneys from doing when pricing their services, documenting fee arrangements, billing clients, and collecting delinquent balances. The panel will outline practical approaches for avoidi... Read More

Diversity Initiatives and Benevolent Employment Discrimination: Mitigating Claims for Well...
February 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employment counsel with advice on instituting policies that balance the divide created by current protests, social justice, police reform, and political divides. The panel will address how to address these delicate topics to support diversity without requiring employee a... Read More

LLC and Partnership Transfer Restrictions and UCC Article 9 Overrides: Resolving the Confl...
February 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze the complex issues associated with partners and LLC members' right to contractually restrict their partners from transferring their interests, which can come in sharp conflict with UCC Article 9 security interests that may override those restrictions. The panel will also... Read More

New Price Transparency Rules for Health Plans: Key Issues for Plan Sponsors, Service Provi...
Requirements and New Mandates, Administrative and Operational Challenges, and Next Steps t...
February 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide employee benefits attorneys, plan sponsors, and plan administrators and service providers through new price transparency rules for health plans. The panel will discuss key provisions of the final rule; the rule's impact on plan sponsors, insurers, and service providers; re... Read More

New Fund of Funds Rule: Avoiding Regulatory Pitfalls and Investor Disputes When Funds Inve...
February 3, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze the SEC's new fund of funds rule and guide counsel on the regulatory requirements and investor protections that investment fund managers must consider when investing in other funds. Read More

Charitable Patient Assistance Programs: Ensuring Compliance
Establishing and Maintaining Arrangements With PAPs, Monitoring and Auditing PAPs
February 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide healthcare counsel with guidance on charitable patient assistance programs (PAPs). The panel will discuss establishing PAPs and ensuring appropriate donation activities with independent PAPs. The panel will discuss traditional government concerns, OIG guidance, complianc... Read More

Construction Lending: Negotiation and Documentation Issues
Construction Draws, Balancing, Retainage, Payment and Completion Guaranties, HVCRE ADC Equ...
February 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide lender's counsel with guidance in negotiating and documenting 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 will a... Read More

Conducting and Analyzing Prior Art Searches: Validity, Patentability, Infringement, FTO, S...
February 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on structuring and conducting prior art searches using traditional and next-generation tools. The panel will also discuss the reporting of search results and offer best practices for analyzing prior art searches to maximize patent protection. Read More

Real Property Transfers in Estate Planning: Tax Rules, Transfers in Trust, Community Prope...
February 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trusts and estate attorneys on various rules and implications of transferring real property in estate planning. The panel will discuss critical estate planning techniques to limit adverse legal and tax consequences of transferring real estate, transfers to trusts and use o... Read More

Enforcing Trademark Rights Against Gray Market Imports
Preventing Sales, Dealing With Retailers, U.S. Customs, and Copyright Law
February 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on the challenges in enforcing trademark rights against gray market imports in traditional retail environments and 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 exa... Read More

Wind and Solar Energy Projects: Structuring EPC Agreements
Unique Issues in Wind and Solar PV Construction Contracts, Including Guarantees and Warran...
February 2, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to counsel involved in developing and financing utility-scale wind and solar PV renewable energy projects, with a particular focus on the underlying engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) agreements. The panel will discuss market factors and will outli... Read More

Madrid Protocol: Obtaining and Maintaining International Trademark Protection
Filing Procedure, Deficiency Notices, Subsequent Designations, Application Amendments, and...
January 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on the Madrid Protocol, including the application and examination process, how and where to file, amending an application, and dividing a registration. The panel will examine how to respond to a notice of irregularity from WIPO, apply for subsequent designations... Read More

State Regulation of Renewable Energy: Energy Standards, Rate Structures, Siting, Permittin...
January 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide renewable energy attorneys with an in-depth analysis of state regulatory challenges for renewable energy projects and facilities. The panel will discuss recently enacted legislation from various states on energy standards, siting, permitting, transmission, and rate struc... Read More

Computer-Implemented Invention Patents: Federal Circuit Guidance, USPTO Guidance on Sectio...
January 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide insights for patent counsel on the patentability of computer-implemented inventions. The panel will examine the 2019 USPTO guidance and recent case law. The panel will also discuss the new European Patent Office (EPO) guidance for computer-implemented inventions and pate... Read More

Converting Commercial Properties: Repurposing Vacant Real Estate to Create Value and Meet...
January 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide real estate counsel with guidance on the legal issues facing repurposing commercial real estate that has become vacant due to the severe economic downturn. The panel will address issues related to petitioning zoning changes, removing holdover tenants, and increasing flex... Read More

Defending Punitive Damages Cases and Preventing Runaway Awards: New Approaches
January 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss how to give the jury reasons not to award punitive damages even if it ultimately decides the client caused the alleged harm and should compensate the plaintiff. The panel will discuss important pre-trial considerations, legal protections available to the defendant, and c... Read More

Structuring Credit Facilities for Private Equity Funds: Subscription, NAV, and Hybrid Loan...
January 28, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 v... Read More

Personal Injury Litigation and Dismissing Fewer Than All Defendants: Managing the Gauntlet...
January 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel for plaintiffs and defendants through the procedural and evidentiary questions that must be addressed when considering and negotiating a dismissal of fewer than all defendants from a personal injury lawsuit. The program will discuss how plaintiffs can avoid case-en... Read More

340B Contract Pharmacy Arrangements: What Does the Future Hold?
Structuring Arrangements, Meeting Legal and Regulatory Requirements
January 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

ADA Accommodations for At-Risk Employees: EEOC Reasonableness Standard, Return to Work Pol...
January 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employment counsel with advice on the current EEOC guidance related to reasonable accommodations required under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), particularly how to address requests from high-risk employees. The panel will address potential discrimination claim... Read More

Out-of-Network ERISA Claims: Identifying Provisions Subject to Provider Challenge
Anti-Assignment Clauses, Leveraging Ambiguities in Fee Forgiveness Provisions, Bad Faith,...
January 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with a thorough and practical guide to pursue out-of-network payment claims under ERISA and state law theories. The panel will outline the conditions under which providers generally succeed in obtaining reimbursement for out-of-network claims under Section 502(a)... Read More

Equity Compensation Grants in Partnerships and LLCs: Overcoming Tax Challenges and Key Pla...
Carried Interest, Section 83, Profits vs. Capital Interests, Options and Phantom Equity, a...
January 27, 2021 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and advisers with a detailed analysis of the tax implications of equity compensation grants in partnerships and LLCs. The panel will discuss profit versus capital interests, phantom equity, the application of Section 83, carried interest, the impact of ta... Read More

Negotiating and Navigating the Fraud Exception in Private Company Acquisitions
Key Considerations For Drafting a Fraud Exception to an M&A Contractual Indemnification Pr...
January 27, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the game-changing role the fraud exception could play in private target M&A agreements, with a focus on contouring limitations on indemnification and other remedies based on fraud claims. Read More

D&O Indemnity Claims in Bankruptcy: Navigating Third-Party Suits, Chapter 11, and D&O Insu...
January 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide insight and analysis on the types of claims that may entitle directors and officers to indemnity protection and how their indemnity claims are treated in and affected by a company's bankruptcy. The panel will also discuss the effect of bankruptcy on D&O insurance coverag... Read More

Builder's Risk Coverage for Construction Defects and Accidents Caused by Defective Workman...
Navigating Mere Defective Workmanship, Accidents and External Causes, Express Exclusions
January 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the scope of builder's risk insurance (BRI) coverage for construction accidents and defects caused by defective workmanship, accidents, and external causes. Read More

Drafting Vendor Agreements to Comply With California Privacy Rights Act: Requirements Beyo...
New Privacy Enforcement Authority, Compliance, and Accountability Standards; Sensitive Per...
January 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide business and technology counsel on drafting and updating technology vendor agreements to meet the privacy requirements of the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA) that was approved on Nov. 3, 2020. The panel will discuss the evolving privacy landscape and provide practical... Read More

Estate Planning for Resident and Nonresident Aliens
Navigating Estate, Gift, and GST Tax Rules; Leveraging Estate and Lifetime Gifting Opportu...
January 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will focus on counsel and tax advisers' challenges in estate planning for resident and nonresident aliens, focusing on relevant tax rules and potential estate planning pitfalls and opportunities. The panel will outline and analyze hypothetical estate planning scenarios for both group... Read More

Private Equity Fund Formation: Choice of Entity, Fundraising Trends, SEC Regulatory Issues...
January 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the critical steps in the formation and operation of a private equity fund and identify the most significant private equity fund formation trends from a capital raising, SEC regulatory, and tax standpoint. Read More

Structuring Opinions of Counsel in Real Estate Finance Transactions
Assumptions, Qualifications, Limitations, and Factual Certificates That Reduce Risks for O...
January 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Business Interruption Coverage: Virus and Pollution Exclusions in Coronavirus-Related Clai...
January 26, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will educate counsel for insurers and policyholders on how courts have split on coverage issues and exclusions impacting business interruption coverage related to the 2020 pandemic. The program will guide counsel through emerging rationales for both extending or denying coverage or a... Read More

Structuring Financial Covenants, EBITDA, Events of Default, and MAC Clauses in Loan Docume...
Maximizing Borrower Protection and Lender Remedies
January 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide borrowers' and lenders' counsel with a review of the use of EBITDA, leverage ratios, and other metrics in the loan documentation and financial covenants. The panel will outline critical issues relating to structuring financial covenants, related definitions, and events o... Read More

Discovery Requests in Employment Litigation Under the Heightened Scrutiny of Amended Rules...
Drafting or Responding to Interrogatories, Requests for Production of Documents or Admissi...
January 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide employment litigators in drafting discovery requests that are likely to survive heightened judicial scrutiny under Rule 26(b) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. The panel will also discuss strategies for objecting to discovery requests that are overly burdensome in a... Read More

Assignment of Insurance Benefits Contracts: Resolving AOB Claims and Defending AOB Lawsuit...
AOB's Scope, Invoking the Appraisal Remedy, Enforcing Conditions to Payment, Handling Mult...
January 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide insurance practitioners to an enhanced understanding of the use and abuse of assignment of benefits (AOB) whereby a third party, such as a contractor or physician, steps into the insured's shoes to negotiate claims with, and to receive payments and benefits directly from,... Read More

Patent Infringement: Leveraging Opinion Letters to Reduce the Risks of Liability and Enhan...
January 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide patent counsel with an analysis of the evolving role of attorney opinions in defense of patent infringement claims and the potential use of written opinions of counsel. The panel will also discuss the waiver of the attorney-client privilege and provide best practices for... Read More

Structuring International Sales Channel Agreements: Complying With Export Laws, FCPA, OFAC
Navigating Export Issues, IP Protection, Competition Challenges, Exclusivity, and Territor...
January 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel to companies doing business internationally on key considerations when structuring international sales channel agreements. The panel will discuss key contract provisions and offer best practices for structuring the agreement to ensure compliance with the FCPA, expo... Read More

DOL Final ERISA Regulations for Private Equity Investments: New Prudence Rules, Pecuniary...
January 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to ERISA counsel on the recently issued DOL Information Letter and final regulations for private equity investments in defined contribution plans. Read More

Renewable Energy M&A: Deal Structures, Key Issues, and Diligence Considerations
Avoiding Pitfalls in Buying and Selling Renewable Energy Projects
January 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel advising companies in the renewable energy industry on structuring M&A deals. The panel will discuss due diligence measures that effectively identify and mitigate risks and liabilities, as well as crucial considerations under various types of deal structures. The p... Read More

Fair Use and IP Infringement on Instagram, Facebook, and Other Social Media
Policing and Protecting Licenses, Copyright, and Trademark Rights
January 21, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will explain to counsel 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... Read More

Mitigating Regulatory Risk in Healthcare Services Transactions: Reimbursement, Licensure,...
January 20, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on mitigating the regulatory risks in healthcare transactions. The panel will address licensure, fraud and abuse, reimbursement, and other regulatory issues that raise potential liability risks. The panel will offer best practices for minimizing risk and... Read More

Evidentiary Challenges in Divorce: Authenticating Writings, ESI, Texts, Social Media, Webc...
January 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide family law counsel with approaches for defending the admissibility of challenging documentary and testimonial evidence in divorce cases. The panel will discuss laying the foundation for exhibits, authenticating and introducing different types of evidence, and identifying... Read More

Optimizing Enforceable Patent Claim Scope, Minimizing Costs for Global Patent Portfolios
Protection Differences in Different Jurisdictions, Where and When of Claims Amendment, Cos...
January 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel in drafting U.S.-origin patent applications to maximize prosecution opportunities outside the U.S. The panel will discuss optimizing enforceable claim scope while minimizing costs for the patent portfolio, focusing on "the big five" jurisdictions (U.S., EPO,... Read More

Structuring Financeable Ground Leases and Leasehold Mortgages
Balancing Competing Interests Among Owners, Lessees, and Lenders
January 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 issues presented by leasehold fin... Read More

Personal Injury Claims Involving Utilities: Electrocution, Low-Hanging Wires, Motor Vehicl...
January 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on litigating accidents and injuries caused by utilities, whether from motor vehicle accidents or gross negligence in maintaining equipment or bringing on untrained "extras" to augment crews. The program will cover special issues that may arise in bringing or defen... Read More

Family Limited Partnerships in Estate Planning: Structuring and Income Tax Considerations,...
January 19, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planners with a practical guide to utilizing family limited partnerships (FLPs) in estate planning under current tax law. The panel will discuss the income tax and asset protection benefits of FLPs, detail how to withstand IRS scrutiny of transfers and operations,... Read More

Rectifying Document Production Errors: Failure to Preserve, Failure to Identify & Inadvert...
January 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with guidelines for dealing with three recurring "mistakes" or missteps that occur during discovery and production of documents, review the surprising nuances and limits of computing and extending time under Federal Rule 6, and point out strategies for proving ex... Read More

Curbside Pickup: Revising Leases for Increased Common Area Use and Costs, Signage, Additio...
January 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will advise real estate attorneys that represent landlords and tenants on the increased liabilities and legal issues related to curbside pickups, an increasingly utilized practice to comply with OSHA and CDC safety guidance related to COVID-19. The panel will address the need for pot... Read More

Mezzanine Loan Foreclosures: Effectuating a UCC Foreclosure Sale and Navigating Bankruptcy...
Protecting Lender and Borrower Interests and Overcoming Obstacles to the Sale
January 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel to commercial borrowers and lenders facing a mezzanine loan foreclosure under Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC). The panel will outline best practices for lenders to carry out a UCC foreclosure on a mezzanine loan. Read More

Contract Management: Tools for Improving the Process Within Organizations
Analyzing Contracting Responsibilities, Outsourcing Options and New Technology, Reducing G...
January 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 help in-house legal departments oversee... Read More

Using Partnership Flips to Finance Renewable Energy Projects: Evaluating Tax Risks, Naviga...
January 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

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

After-Final Practice: Navigating PTO Options to Compact Patent Prosecution
Utilizing After-Final Consideration Pilot 2.0, Pre-Appeal Conference and More
January 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the various USPTO options for responding after the 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 update participants on the o... Read More

New ABLE Account Final Regulations: Eligibility, One Account Rule, Disability Recertificat...
January 14, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will offer elder law attorneys guidance on navigating the new IRS final regulations' intricacies for ABLE accounts. The panel will discuss key provisions of the new regulations, one account rule, disability recertification, tax issues, critical planning tools, and the interplay with... Read More

M&A Post-Closing Purchase Price Adjustments: Drafting and Negotiating Strategies
Defining Working Capital, Baseline Amount, and Accounting Principles; Overlap With Indemni...
January 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel in drafting and negotiating purchase price adjustment (PPA) provisions in M&A agreements. Read More

Premises Liability Claims: Plaintiff and Defense Strategies in Unsafe Workplace and Failu...
January 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE course will provide guidance to personal injury plaintiff and defense counsel for pursuing or defending premises liability claims involving unsafe workplaces and failure to warn cases. The panel will feature a plaintiff's attorney and defendant's attorney perspective on drafting a complaint,... Read More

Expanding Value of EEOC Charge Conciliation: New Rules for Information Sharing
Amendments to Procedural Regulations Governing Title VII, ADA, ADEA, and the Genetic Infor...
January 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employment counsel with practical techniques to handle EEOC investigations based upon the October 2020 proposed rules that made procedural changes to EEOC charges' resolution. Our panel will outline strategic techniques to prepare for on-site investigations, navigate goo... Read More

Cybersecurity and ERISA Retirement Plans: Risks and Best Practices For Plan Sponsors and F...
January 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to plan fiduciaries, ERISA counsel, and service providers on trends in data breaches of ERISA benefit plans, discuss the current scope of fiduciary obligations and best practices to protect benefit plan data, and risk mitigation considerations. Read More

Development Agreements Between Municipalities and Private Parties
Attracting Private Funding for Long-Term Development Projects; Addressing Land Use, Tax, a...
January 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will offer guidance to private and local government attorneys negotiating development agreements. The panel will discuss and offer examples of key terms to ensure effective implementation and protect against challenges to the agreements. Read More

Forming Physician Supergroups: Structural and Regulatory Challenges
Entity Structure, Governance, Reimbursement, Federal and State Stark Laws, Anti-Markup Rul...
January 13, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

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

Resolving Superfund Liability and Protecting PRP Interests: Recent Developments and Best...
Recent Developments and Best Practices in Settling and Preserving CERCLA Claims
January 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel advising parties in a contaminated site cleanup with guidance on both protecting the interests of settling potentially responsible parties (PRPs) and, on the other hand, protecting the contribution interests of non-settling PRPs. Read More

Rebranding Trademarks: Challenges of Walking Away and Choosing a New Mark
January 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trademark counsel and companies facing the decision to rebrand trademarks. The panel will address the legal and business issues that arise when companies consider dropping or changing a mark, including when dropping a potentially offensive or insensitive trademark. The pan... Read More

Construction OCIP/CCIP Insurance Programs: Potential Coverage Gaps and Other Coverage Pitf...
Coordinating With Other Policies; Issues With Unenrolled Subs and Additional Insureds
January 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze some of the potential coverage gaps and other coverage pitfalls possible in owner-controlled insurance programs (OCIP) and contractor-controlled insurance programs (CCIP) policies. The panel will address practical steps that the wrap sponsor and subcontractors can take t... Read More

Impact of FIRRMA on Private Equity Funds: Expanded CFIUS Review of Foreign Investments, Fi...
Structuring Investments to Minimize CFIUS Risk
January 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the impact of the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act (FIRRMA) on private investment funds. The panel will discuss the regulatory hurdles and filing requirements associated with CFIUS review, and how best to structure foreign investments in private equity an... Read More

Private Foundations in Estate Planning: Overcoming IRS Scrutiny, Structuring Tax-Efficient...
Minimizing Tax in Diversified Estates, Maximizing Charitable Impact, Navigating IRS Privat...
January 12, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planning counsel with a thorough and practical guide to establishing 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 for maintaining a... Read More

Small Business Reorganization Act: Chapter 11 Procedures for Small Business Bankruptcies
January 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the new Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019 (SBRA) after almost one year, and its ramifications for small businesses under Chapter 11. The panel discussion will include the CARES Act's effect on eligibility, the streamlined reorganization procedures outlined in the... Read More

Making Section 2(f) Claims: Demonstrating Acquired Distinctiveness
Leveraging Declarations, Establishing Use and Evidence of Secondary Meaning
January 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trademark counsel in understanding how the courts and USPTO view the issue of acquired distinctiveness in support of a trademark application. The panel will outline approaches that work--and those that don't work--in demonstrating acquired distinctiveness. Read More

Section 102 Prior Art and Section 103 Obviousness: Leveraging CCPA and Early Federal Circu...
Withstanding Rejections and Attacks on Patent Validity and Patentability
January 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide 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 Circuit decisions, a... Read More

PPP Loan Forgiveness: Appealing Adverse Rulings, Responding to SBA Loan Audits
January 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide attorneys on appealing an adverse lender decision on PPP loan forgiveness. The panel will also discuss the SBA audit process after loan forgiveness has been determined and how to file an appeal of an adverse SBA audit. The discussion will include a regulatory update and a... Read More

Lease Enforcement and Remedies: Structuring Key Provisions for Eviction, Self-Help, Injunc...
January 7, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will give real estate counsel a better understanding of how courts interpret and enforce leases. The panel will review the lease provisions essential to the practical exercise of remedies by the landlord and defenses that may be available to the tenant. The panel will discuss the evi... Read More

Responding to an Unsolicited Acquisition Offer: Board Fiduciary Duties and Strategic Consi...
Advance Preparation, Conflicts of Interest, Application of the Business Judgement Rule
January 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine critical issues that directors and their counsel should consider in evaluating and responding to an unsolicited acquisition offer. The panel will discuss steps a company can take to prepare in advance for a takeover bid and suggested procedures for mounting an effective... Read More

Executive Employment Agreements and Change in Control Arrangements
Structuring for M&A Transactions, Withstanding Shareholder Scrutiny, Avoiding Adverse Tax...
January 6, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with guidance on structuring change in control (CIC) arrangements in executive employment agreements. The panel will discuss strategies for negotiating and drafting CIC agreements that minimize employee taxes and protect employer deductions while furthering compa... Read More

Maximizing the FDII Deduction for U.S. Exported Property and Services: Determining Foreign...
January 6, 2021 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and advisers guidance on the rules and reporting requirements for Section 250 tax deduction for foreign-derived intangible income (FDII). The panel will discuss new IRS regulations, identifying deduction-eligible income (DEI) and foreign-derived deduction... Read More

Structuring Private Equity Co-Investments and Club Deals: Risks and Opportunities for Spon...
Choosing the Right Investment Structure, Key Deal Terms, Tax and Regulatory Ramifications
January 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE program will review legal developments in co-investments for private equity, investment structures, key deal terms, and tax considerations. The panel will provide insights and perspectives into opportunities and risks for both sponsors and investors. Read More

Structuring IRA Trusts in Estate Planning to Comply With SECURE Act Rules
Modifying Trust Provisions, Minimizing Taxes and Preserving Assets, 10-Year Rule, Benefici...
January 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare estate planning practitioners and tax advisers to identify key estate planning issues associated with IRA trusts under the SECURE Act. The panel will outline the SECURE Act's rules and requirements, the asset protection and tax savings benefits, the new 10-year rule, and... Read More

Nonrecourse Carve-Outs, Bad-Boy Guaranties, and Personal Liability
Avoiding or Resolving Lender and Guarantor Disputes in and Outside of Bankruptcy
January 5, 2021 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 in nonrecourse clauses, analyze operative provisions in bad-boy guaranties, and... Read More

IP Rights in eSports: Maximizing Brand Control, Minimizing Infringement Risks
December 21, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel advising eSports game creators, designers, event sponsors, gamers, and others in the eSports industry on protecting IP rights. The panel will discuss infringement and enforcement and IP provisions in contracts to maximize control over the products and brands. Read More

Section 523 Nondischargeability Litigation: Plaintiff and Defense Strategies
Claims for Relief, Motions to Dismiss, Motions for Summary Judgment, Collateral Estoppel,...
December 21, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss strategies and tactics for both prosecuting and defending Section 523 exceptions to discharge adversary proceedings. The panel will review best practices for pleading to state a claim for relief and outline strategies for filing Rule 12(b)(6) motions to dismiss under Ash... Read More

Standing in ERISA Fiduciary Litigation for Plan Administrators
Implications of Thole v. U.S. Bank NA for Plan Participants and Fiduciaries
December 21, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide ERISA counsel and plan fiduciaries a comprehensive understanding of the risks and challenges of a defined benefit plan for sponsors and administrators. The panel will analyze key substantive and procedural issues addressed in recent U.S. Supreme Court rulings and outline... Read More

Environmental, Social, and Governance Considerations in M&A: Mitigating ESG Risks, Maximiz...
Due Diligence, Reps and Warranties, Preserving ESG Attributes Post-Closing
December 17, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues, which should be taken into account in M&A transactions, including areas of particular importance in ESG due diligence and the allocation of ESG risk in acquisition agreements. The panel will also discuss how best to int... Read More

Inducement in a Pharmaceutical, Post-Launch Non-Hatch-Waxman World
Evaluating the Effect of a Skinny Label, Implications of GSK v. Teva
December 17, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the Federal Circuit's recent GSK v. Teva decision, and any other relevant post-launch non-Hatch Waxman pharmaceutical litigations. The panel will also discuss strategies and tactics regarding claim language and label language, as well as types of evidence... Read More

Supply Chain Agreements and USMCA: Rules of Origin Requirements, Labor Enforcement, De Min...
December 17, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with guidance on revising supply chain agreements to comply with the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), which went into effect July 1, 2020. In addition to reforming provisions related to the rules of origin, labor enforcement, de minimis levels, and... Read More

Structuring Equity Joint Ventures for Hotel Properties: Recapitalization During COVID-19
Preferred Return, Carried Interest, Cash Flow Splits, Risk Allocations, Guarantees, and Ke...
December 17, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss key legal issues in structuring joint ventures for hotel recapitalizations, taking into account the unique issues in this asset class during the pandemic. The program will focus on key issues and joint venture agreement provisions, including preferred return/promoted int... Read More

Background Checks and Employment Class Actions: FCRA Cases, Disclosure Forms, State and Fe...
December 17, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to employment counsel regarding class action litigation brought under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) as these cases are on the rise, particularly in California, after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued a 2017 decision applying a hyperte... Read More

Cryptocurrency: DOJ's Enforcement Framework and the Current Regulatory Landscape
ICOs and the Howey Test, Custody Issues, Virtual Currency as a Commodity, Regulating Stabl...
December 16, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide an up-to-date look at the current regulatory landscape for cryptocurrency. The panel will discuss what the recently heightened regulatory and enforcement activity by several agencies (SEC, CFTC, DOJ, FinCEN, OCC, state regulators, etc.) means for companies engaged in blo... Read More

Asset Sale vs. Stock Sale: Tax Considerations, Advanced Drafting, and Structuring Techniqu...
December 16, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide practical guidance into best practices for tax counsel advising clients buying or selling a business and 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 couns... Read More

The Chemical Disaster Rule (aka RMP) & The Biden Administration; What is ahead for Rules,...
A New Administration, Managing and Mitigating Risk, State Regulations, Civil and Criminal...
December 16, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the Chemical Disaster Rule (commonly referred to by the regulatory framework known as the Risk Management Plan, or RMP) and the impacts of the recent election. Facility explosions in Texas and Beirut had already refocused attention on the management of hazardous chemical... Read More

Product Liability Claims Against Overseas Manufacturers and Suppliers Lacking Presence or...
How Businesses Outsourcing Production Protect Themselves and What Injured Plaintiffs Can D...
December 15, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss what U.S. businesses that manufacture overseas must do from the beginning to ensure that their contracts with overseas manufacturers are enforceable, that the overseas manufacturer complies with negotiated terms, and that U.S. companies are indemnified for injuries incur... Read More

Telemedicine Requirements for Licensing, Scope of Practice, and Reimbursement
Overcoming Multistate Regulatory Hurdles for Healthcare Providers and Facilities
December 15, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide legal 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 standards and get pai... Read More

Real Estate Purchase and Sale Contracts in 2021: New Closing and Transaction Risks During...
Timing Concerns, Closing Conditions Defenses, Legal Doctrines, Reliance on Third-Party Pro...
December 15, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide real estate counsel with advice on navigating purchase and sale transactions following the economic contraction of 2020 and the public health restrictions and uncertainties related to COVID-19. Real estate stakeholders are reviewing agreements to determine whether there... Read More

Cannabis and Corporate Law: Solving Problems in Entity Formation and Jurisdiction, Investm...
December 15, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address specific issues of which every corporate attorney should know when representing companies doing business in and with the cannabis industry. When a product, once illegal and scorned, becomes a significant market segment seemingly overnight, counsel cannot rely on instinct... Read More

Trademark Genericism: Minimizing Risks to Brands, Protecting Brand Value, Best Practices,...
December 15, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trademark counsel and brand owners on genericism and its threat to brands. The panel will discuss the risks of genericide to brand owners and where and how they arise. The panel also will discuss the steps companies and their counsel should take to minimize these risks. Th... Read More

State Income Taxation of Trusts and Estates and Grantors and Beneficiaries of Trusts: Stat...
Planning for New and Existing Trusts, Structuring and Administration Considerations, Alloc...
December 15, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide trusts and estates attorneys an in-depth analysis of the taxation of the income of trusts and estates by various states. The panel will provide a comparison of certain state tax laws impacting trust and estate planning and income tax challenges for nonresident trusts, fo... Read More

Refuting Obviousness With Secondary Considerations
Surviving or Defeating Validity Challenges, Lessons From Recent Federal Circuit and PTAB D...
December 15, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the use of secondary considerations to demonstrate or refute obviousness. The panel will examine what works and what does not when seeking to survive or defeat validity challenges. The panel will also review recent Federal Circuit decisions and PTAB prece... Read More

Board Special Committees and Investigations: Selecting Disinterested Members, Establishing...
December 10, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address the role that special committees play in board governance and when committees are appropriate versus necessary, how to utilize a special committee, and the considerations for a board when appointing a special committee. The panel will provide guidance for when a board mu... Read More

Challenging Pending Patent Applications: When, Where, and What Type
Navigating Third-Party Submissions, Protests, and Derivation Proceedings for Pre-Grant App...
December 10, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine challenging U.S. patent applications pre-grant and the factors to consider when deciding whether to challenge. The panel will discuss pre-issuance submissions of the relevant prior art, protests, and derivation proceedings, as well as the risks and ramifications of chall... Read More

Legal Ethics in Digital Practice of Law: Duties of Competence, Candor, Fairness, Supervisi...
December 10, 2020 CLE, CLE Ethics CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide litigators and other counsel through how the digital practice of law affects certain ethical duties and how they can comply with those duties. The program will quickly move beyond technology competence in Model Rule of Professional Responsibility (MR) 1.1, confidentiality... Read More

Compensation Arrangements With Rock Star Physicians: Key Legal and Fair Market Value Consi...
December 10, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on rock star physician compensation arrangements. The panel will offer perspectives on identifying "rock star" physicians and will examine Stark Law, fair market value (FMV), and commercial reasonableness considerations. The panel will offer best practic... Read More

Non-Grantor Trusts in Elder Law Planning: Specific Trust Strategies and Key Tax Considerat...
December 10, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide attorneys and advisers serving elderly clients with a focused review of key strategies and tax implications of the use of non-grantor trusts. The panel will discuss the most effective trust structures, avoiding pitfalls that would derail VA and Medicaid eligibility, and... Read More

Real Estate Due Diligence in M&A Transactions: Title, Survey, Financing, Lease Transferabi...
Asset vs. Stock Purchase; Reps and Warranties to Address Gaps in Due Diligence
December 10, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on how to conduct real estate due diligence in an M&A transaction. The panel will discuss how due diligence in M&A can vary from standard real estate deals, and how the type of transaction--asset purchase, stock purchase, or merger--can affect the process. The pane... Read More

New FERC Aggregation Order for Distributed Energy Resources: Qualifications, ISOs/RTOs Dir...
December 10, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide energy sector attorneys on the new FERC order regarding the aggregation of distributed energy resources. The panel will discuss next steps for participants, qualifications, new directives for independent system operators and regional transmission organizations (ISOs/RTOs),... Read More

Tax Issues in Transferring LLC and Partnership Interests
Navigating the Complex IRS Rules for Buying, Selling, or Redeeming Partnership Interests
December 10, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and advisers with an overview of the tax rules that apply to the sale or transfer of an LLC or partnership interest. The panel will discuss common pitfalls and uncertainties in the tax code and outline best practices to structure transactions. Read More

Structuring Employee Severance/Separation Arrangements: Revisiting Section 409A and its Im...
December 9, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with guidance on structuring employee severance or separation agreements to comply with Section 409A's restrictions on deferred compensation. The panel will discuss key provisions of severance and separation agreements, application of Section 409A and available e... Read More

Insurance Recovery for Environmental Liability: Occurrences, Triggers, Exclusions, and Cov...
December 9, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel to companies seeking insurance recovery for environmental liabilities. The panel will offer strategies for recovery under general liability and specialized insurance policies when environmental issues arise. Read More

Blockchain in Trademark Transactions, Enforcement
Documenting Use in Commerce, Detecting Counterfeit Goods, Chain of Ownership and Assignmen...
December 9, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the many possible uses of blockchain for trademark management and transactions. The panel will discuss how brand owners can leverage blockchain in establishing, licensing, and enforcing trademark rights. Read More

Drafting Joint Venture Agreements: Deal Rationale, Partner Fit, Scope and Structure, Finan...
Key Considerations for JV Agreements
December 9, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide strategies to counsel drafting joint ventures (JVs) for various types of commercial transactions. The panel will focus on the elements necessary to create a workable agreement that will provide structure throughout the life of the JV. Read More

Successful Construction Arbitration: Forum Selection, Forensic Experts, Damages and Attorn...
Consolidation and Joinder Rules Under State Law and FAA, Structuring Case Management, Disc...
December 9, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide construction counsel with guidance on the process of successfully navigating an arbitration of a dispute. The panel will explain how to structure arbitration provisions that reflect the selection of forum, arbitrators, and case management scope, including discovery and m... Read More

Banking Issues in the Cannabis Industry: Managing Risk Under State and Federal Law
December 9, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine banking issues presented by the conflict between various states' legalization/decriminalization of cannabis and federal law treatment of it as a controlled substance. The panel will discuss regulatory and enforcement risks associated with financing and taking deposits fr... Read More

Renegotiating Office Leases in a Work-From-Home World: Contract, Common Law, Context Issue...
Avoiding Insolvency Claims by Tenants Through Abatements, Deferrals, Subleases, Assignment...
December 8, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide practical guidance to leasing attorneys that are facing requests to renegotiate a commercial lease due to the current economic downturn. Counsel for landlords and tenants will be provided solutions that range from contractual-based solutions creating abatements or deferr... Read More

Certified Industrial Hygienist Testimony in Personal Injury Cases: Theories of Exposure, C...
December 8, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide plaintiff and defense counsel in proffering and challenging testimony from certified industrial hygienists (CIHs). CIHs may be the most important type of witness that most counsel have never heard of. Artful handing of their testimony can make or break personal injury case... Read More

Structuring Freedom to Operate Opinions: Reducing Risk of Patent Infringement
Combating Troubling FTO Results, Overcoming Potential Roadblocks, Addressing Impact of Pos...
December 8, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Negotiating Enforceable Noncompetition and Non-Solicitation Agreements: Compliance With St...
December 8, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss current legislative and case law trends regarding noncompetition and non-solicitation agreements, offer best practices for structuring enforceable contracts, and explain how to determine whether existing agreements are lawful. Read More

Motions in Limine: Admitting Key Evidence, Educating the Court, Capturing Settlement Lever...
December 8, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will offer counsel new appreciation of the power and versatility of motions in limine to alter the course of litigation. The panel will guide counsel in how to use them proficiently and proactively to not only obtain rulings on critical pieces of evidence but also to educate the cour... Read More

Insurance Requirement Provisions in Commercial Contracts: Mitigating Risk, Maximizing Cove...
December 3, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide business counsel on addressing insurance requirement provisions in commercial contracts. The panel will discuss steps to determine the appropriate type and amount of insurance coverage, critical issues with additional insured coverage, and the interplay between insurance c... Read More

Mastering Subpart F Tax Compliance: Key Reporting Requirements on Forms 5471 and 1118
December 3, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax professionals an in-depth discussion of the challenges of reporting Subpart F income. The panelist will discuss the proper methods of determining the Subpart F income earned by U.S. persons that qualify as U.S. shareholders of controlled foreign corporations (CFC... Read More

DOJ Guidance on Antitrust Compliance Programs: Practical Tips and Takeaways for Companies...
Implementing a Compliance Program That Avoids or Minimizes Antitrust Charges and Sentencin...
December 3, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the practical implications of recent U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) guidance on antitrust compliance policies. The panel will discuss the critical elements of an effective antitrust compliance program under the new DOJ guidance, the use of antitrust risk assessments or... Read More

Interest Rate Hedges in Real Estate Finance: Placing Swaps, Caps, and Collars on Floating...
Pricing and Trade Confirmations, the ISDA Master Agreement, Counterparties, Current Regula...
December 3, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will describe hedging transactions and ways to limit the parties' exposure to changes in rates in floating-rate transactions. The panel will explain the role of the hedge counterparty and discuss critical aspects of hedge documentation. Read More

Workplace and Benefit Plan Regulations: Responding to the Pandemic
Compensation, FMLA, OSHA, Workers' Comp, USERRA, and Other Employer Considerations to Miti...
December 3, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss issues in employment law and crisis management in light of the novel coronavirus outbreak and assist in planning for pandemics or other disasters that may impact the workplace. The panel will address how to approach compensation for exempt and non-exempt employees, Famil... Read More

Daubert Motions in Class Certification: Using or Challenging Expert Testimony Amid Diverge...
December 2, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare class counsel with defense strategies to evaluate and determine whether and when to raise a Daubert motion to prevent certification and how to prevail on such a motion. The panel will examine the latest and varying court rulings on the appropriate level of scrutiny of ex... Read More

Construction Claims and Liens: Notice, Documentation, and Protection of Rights of Subcontr...
December 2, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide construction counsel in the best methods of securing claims and liens for subcontractors and suppliers and what defenses an owner or general contractor may have. Lien rights and remedies vary greatly between states, and these distinctions are often difficult for owners, co... Read More

Registering Trademarks: Overcoming Section 2(d) Likelihood of Confusion Refusals
December 2, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trademark counsel in understanding how examining attorneys at the United States Patent and Trademark Office and panels at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board decide the issue of likelihood of confusion as it relates to trademark applications. The panel will outline approa... Read More

Liability Insurance for ERISA Plan Sponsors: Minimizing Financial Risks During the Pandemi...
Maximizing Coverage Under Employee Benefits and Fiduciary Liability Policies; Errors, Over...
December 2, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will help ERISA counsel evaluate the adequacy of plan sponsors' liability coverage in light of liability exposures created by the pandemic, economic downturn, recent DOL and IRS regulations, and the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The panel will review the current state of case law discus... Read More

M&A Earnouts and Economic Uncertainty: Negotiating and Structuring, Best Practices for Avo...
December 2, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the components of a well-structured earnout and discuss best practices for designing earnouts to minimize disputes. The panel discussion will also include results from the latest SRS Acquiom Survey regarding earnout provisions in M&A transactions, and how that may inform... Read More

Reg A and Reg D: Evolving Securities Exemptions for Private Offerings, New Accredited Inve...
Navigating Regulation A+, the FAST ACT, Rule 506 (c): Recent SEC Guidance
December 2, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide private equity and securities counsel with an update on the current status of Reg A and Reg D, the JOBS Act, the FAST Act, and accompanying SEC rules, including the most recent amendments to the definition of "accredited investor" and offering limits. Read More

Municipal Management of Cellphone Towers, DAS, and Small Cell Deployments
Regulating Placement, Protecting Rights of Way, and Leasing Sites and Structures
December 1, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare counsel to identify and address complex issues relating to small cell and traditional cell tower applications and leases, zoning regulations, and revenue considerations. The panel will focus on regulatory compliance and negotiating and structuring site leases and franchi... Read More

BBA Audit Procedures for Tax Counsel: IRS Enforcement Actions, Pitfalls to Avoid, Successo...
December 1, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax professionals and advisers guidance on Bipartisan Budget Act (BBA) audit procedures and rules and recent IRS enforcement actions and guidance. The panel will describe the partnership audit processes in detail, outlining the changes that facilitate IRS audits of p... Read More

Doctrine of Equivalents in Patent Prosecution: DOE Application, Festo Exceptions, Recent C...
December 1, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the doctrine of equivalents (DOE). The panel will discuss Federal Circuit DOE decisions from 2019 and 2020 applying the Festo exceptions, particularly the "tangential relation" exception. As the court held in Eli Lilly & Co. v. Hospira Inc. (Fed. Cir. 201... Read More

Reps and Warranties in Commercial Real Estate Sales Contracts: Buyer and Seller Perspectiv...
December 1, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide real estate counsel for a buyer or seller in negotiating representations, warranties, and remedies in commercial real estate purchase agreements. Read More

Build-Transfer Agreements for Renewable Energy Projects: Deal Structures, Key Challenges,...
December 1, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide energy counsel with an in-depth analysis of build-transfer agreements (BTAs) for renewable energy projects. The panel will discuss essential structuring methods for build-transfer transactions, critical components of BTAs, implications for tax equity investments, and ove... Read More

Navigating the Unique Challenges of Healthcare Insolvencies
December 1, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 incredibly complicated, discuss the implications and potential ramifi... Read More

Litigating Broker Liability for Trucking Accident Injury Claims: Theories of Liability, De...
December 1, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the liability of property (cargo) brokers and shippers for injuries sustained in trucking accidents. The panel will discuss the prevailing theories of liability, including negligent hiring, selection, vicarious liability and the statutory employment doctrine. We will als... Read More

FRCP 23(a)(4) and 23(g): Challenging or Supporting the Adequacy of Class Representatives a...
December 1, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review practical techniques and considerations for supporting or challenging adequacy of proposed class representatives and/or class counsel under Rules 23(a)(4) and 23(g). Read More

Global Supply Chain Agreements: Force Majeure, Indemnification, Warranty, Termination, and...
Allocating and Mitigating Risk, Addressing Disruption and Nonperformance
November 24, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on the potential supply chain challenges due to COVID-19. The panel will discuss the steps to take to mitigate these emerging risks. The panel will address supply chain contract issues, including whether COVID-19 falls under the force majeure clause, and offer prac... Read More

Online Counterfeiting and Infringements: Pursuing Trademark and Design Patent Infringers
Monitoring Social Media Sites, Identifying Legitimate Goods With Registries
November 24, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Complying With HIPAA, Privacy Laws, and Exceptions During a Public Health Crisis
November 24, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on navigating HIPAA and other privacy laws in relation to public health. The panel will discuss the preemption of state public health laws and exceptions to HIPAA and other privacy laws, as well as the implications of the interoperability and information... Read More

Experimental Use Defense to Patent Infringement: Scope, Limitations, and Implementation by...
November 24, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on using the experimental use defense. The panel will discuss where the defense stands under U.S. law as well as how other countries treat the defense. The panel will examine when it is permissible to use prior inventions to build new ones and when it crosse... Read More

Leveraging Rule 68 Offers of Judgment in Settlement Negotiations
Inducing Favorable Settlements, Avoiding Potential Pitfalls, Shifting Attorneys' Fees
November 24, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze Rule 68 offers of judgment and how they may induce settlement. The program will discuss the mechanics of the rule, strategic considerations defendants must consider in light of the consequences of making the offer, and factors for plaintiffs to contemplate in considering... Read More

Revising Real Estate Finance Documents in Times of Economic Uncertainty
Financial Covenants, Leasing Provisions, Secondary Financing, Disbursement Conditions, Rec...
November 23, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will consider key provisions in loan documents that could be affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, including financial covenants, cash management provisions, additional indebtedness, non-recourse carveouts, and loan disbursement conditions. The panel will discuss the adjustments to make... Read More

Default Interest, Late Fees, and Prepayment Premiums: Drafting and Enforcement
Hot Button Issues for Lenders on Acceleration, Enforceability in Bankruptcy, Lessons From...
November 23, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine loan provisions that can become critically important in an event of default, including notice and cure, acceleration, default interest, late fees, and prepayment or "make-whole" premiums. The panel will also discuss pitfalls to avoid in enforcement of these provisions an... Read More

Title Insurance Coverage for Real Estate Counsel: ALTA Coverage and Endorsements for Owner...
November 23, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

IRC 83(i) Election for Qualified Equity Grants: Deferral Opportunities for Stock Options a...
Determining 80% Employee Threshold, Mechanics of Election, Tax Treatment of Deferrals
November 19, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to the deferral benefits of Section 83(i) qualified equity grant election contained in the 2017 tax reform law. The panel will detail what constitutes a qualified grant of stock eligible for deferral treatment, discuss the mechanic... Read More

Structuring Programmatic Real Estate Joint Ventures: Structures, Deal Sharing and Exclusiv...
Negotiating Key Deal Terms From Sponsor and Equity Investor Perspectives
November 19, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 interact... Read More

COVID Funding Use Documentation and Reporting: Ensuring Compliance With Federal Requiremen...
November 19, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to healthcare counsel and providers on using, documenting, and reporting of COVID funding. The panel will present an overview of COVID federal financial assistance and discuss the requirements for documentation and reporting of Provider Relief Fund (PRF) assista... Read More

Renewable Energy Storage Projects: Financing Options, Deal Structures, Tax Issues, and Reg...
November 19, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide energy counsel guidance on effective methods in financing energy storage projects and overcoming regulatory compliance challenges in deal structures. The panel will discuss key compliance challenges impacting energy storage, deal structures for financing and mitigating r... Read More

Construction Property Damage Claims: CGL Exclusions K, L, and M, Products-Completed Operat...
November 19, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the scope of the CGL exclusions for property damage in the context of construction claims and the applicability of products-completed operations hazard coverage. The panel will review how the courts are applying the exclusion and best practices for formulating arguments... Read More

Fees and Expenses Provisions in Investment Fund Agreements
Disclosure and Reporting Obligations, Investor and Sponsor Concerns
November 19, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide private equity counsel with guidance on drafting and negotiating fees and expenses provisions in investment fund agreements. The panel discussion will include current trends in deal terms as revealed in the 2020 Fees and Expenses Benchmarking Survey (the Survey). The Sur... Read More

Bankruptcy Restructuring Support Agreements: Drafting Strategies to Avoid Expensive Confir...
November 19, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will equip counsel to negotiate and draft restructuring support agreements (RSAs, also known as "lock-up" or "plan support agreements") that will help reduce the cost, length, and adverse effects of a Chapter 11 case. A well structured RSA can assure all stakeholders that the debtor... Read More

Structuring Patent Licensing Agreements: Avoiding Litigation, Allocating Risk, and Maximiz...
November 19, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare IP counsel to craft patent licenses by reviewing key clauses and licensing in joint development projects. The panel will outline best practices for structuring the agreement to avoid litigation, allocate risk, and maximize patent value. Read More

Asserting Divisibility in CERCLA Litigation in Federal Court: Practical Tips and Lessons L...
November 19, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss how recent court decisions have addressed divisibility and apportionment in CERCLA litigation. The panel will guide environmental counsel on when and how the divisibility of harm defense is appropriate and tactics to overcome the challenges for proving divisibility. Read More

Structuring Unitranche Facilities: Key Terms of AALs
Tranching, Payment Waterfalls, Interest and Fees, Voting, Buyouts, Standstill Provisions,...
November 19, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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, remedies, standstill provisions, and assignments. The program will also discuss the e... Read More

M&A Post-Closing Claims for Breaches of Reps and Warranties: Strategies for Pursuing or De...
Identifying Trouble Spots That Risk Post-Closing Losses, Impede Recovery, or Undermine Def...
November 18, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

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

Insurer Liability for Retained Counsel's Negligence: Direct and Indirect Claims for Action...
November 18, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine when the negligence or malpractice of the defense counsel that the insurer retained to represent its policyholder may give rise to extra-contractual bad faith damages. The program will also discuss when the insurer itself may have direct claims against retained counsel f... Read More

U.S.-Canadian Tax and Estate Planning for Dual Residents
Reconciling U.S. and Canadian Law on Trusts, Deemed Dispositions on Death, Situs Wills, an...
November 18, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide estate planners with a comprehensive guide to estate planning tax challenges and opportunities for clients who have a tax presence in both the United States and Canada. The panel will discuss the U.S. tax law and treaty provisions that govern tax and fiduciary rules in b... Read More

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...
November 18, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide attendees with a comprehensive look at Section 877A, as well as strategies for minimizing the impact of expatriation taxes. The panelist will discuss the impact of new tax law on expatriation planning techniques, critical challenges under Section 877A, and guidance o... Read More

U.S. GILTI Anti-Deferral Rules and Tax Compliance: Reporting Issues, Navigating Forms 5471...
November 17, 2020 CLE, CPE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax professionals with an in-depth discussion of the challenges posed to U.S. businesses that must report their global low taxed intangible income (GILTI). The panelist will discuss how GILTI is calculated and key tax GILTI reporting issues involving IRS Forms 5471,... Read More

Medicaid and Other Coverage Under the ACA for the Aged and Disabled: State Expansion, Waiv...
November 17, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide elder law attorneys through eligibility standards for long-term care funded through Medicare, Medicaid, and other payors. The panel will discuss Medicare rules for nursing facility and home care services, state rule challenges, and critical considerations for clinical stan... Read More

Leveraging New Markets Tax Credits to Finance Community Development: Latest Regs, Guidance...
Twinning With Historic Tax Credits and Qualified Opportunity Zones, Allocating COD Income...
November 12, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 Qualified Opportunity Zones, and allocating COD income a... Read More

M&A Tax Structuring Issues in the Current Deal Environment
November 12, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine current market trends and related tax developments arising in the COVID-19 deal environment, including: (i) common transaction types; (ii) typical consideration packages (including earn-outs / price protection); and (iii) an overview of related general tax considerations... Read More

Oil and Gas Restructuring and Bankruptcy: Leases, Treatment of JOAs, Lien Rights and Prior...
November 12, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide attorneys with guidance on the unique legal issues for exploration and production (E&P) companies in oil and gas restructurings and bankruptcies. The panel will explain the factors making restructuring difficult and procedural pitfalls to avoid in bankruptcy, discuss the... Read More

Section 336(e) Elections: Tax Basis Step-Up Through Deemed Asset Sale Treatment
Structuring Qualifying Stock Dispositions for Partnership and Private Equity Acquirers and...
November 12, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax advisors with a thorough and practical guide to utilizing a Section 336(e) step-up election in the disposition of a target corporation. The panel will contrast the Section 336(e) election with the election available under Section 338(h)(10), outline the requireme... Read More

Trade Dress, Design Patent, and Copyright: Strategies to Maximize Protection, Challenge an...
November 12, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on maximizing the protection of product design and packaging by using trade dress, trademark, patent, and copyright law. The panel will discuss the advantages and mechanics of design patent protection and trade dress protection. Read More

Navigating the Chinese Patent System: What U.S. Patent Counsel Need to Know, Changes After...
Protecting IP Rights in China, Leveraging Recent Amendments, Understanding Current Litigat...
November 12, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide U.S. patent counsel and companies on Chinese patent law and what they need to know about the Chinese system. The panel will address changes to the Guidelines for Examination and new draft amendments, current litigation trends, and the Anti-Unfair Competition Law (AUCL). Th... Read More

Freight Brokers, Freight Forwarders, NVOCCs and Indirect Air Carriers: Negotiating with Tr...
Negotiating the Pertinent Provisions of Logistics Agreements
November 12, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will focus on the difference between transportation intermediaries that merely arrange for transportation (sometimes referred to as an agency model), and those that take responsibility for the transportation (sometimes referred to as a principal model), and how counsel can address th... Read More

Domain Name Disputes Post-GDPR: Navigating URS, UDRP, ACPA With Reduced Access to Informat...
November 11, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on the impact of the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on domain name dispute mechanisms and access to accurate WHOIS. The panel will examine the domain name dispute process in light of reduced access to information that has been traditionally used.... Read More

U.S. Export Controls: Recent Developments, Key Takeaways, and Anticipated Changes Ahead
Navigating Military End Use and User Changes, Expanded Licensing, Elimination of Licensing...
November 11, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel through the recent developments related to export controls. The panel will offer takeaways from the changes and will also discuss anticipated trends into 2021. Read More

CEQA and Environmental Impact Reports: 2020 Cases, Standards, Mitigation Measures, Exempti...
Current Requirements for Project Approval, Environmental Protection and Commercial Develop...
November 11, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide environmental counsel on recent California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) case law, policy, and practice developments. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, 2020 has seen no shortage of CEQA cases in the California trial and appellate courts, with over 20 published appellate de... Read More

CGL Exclusions: Contractual Liability, Business Risk, Third-Party Over, Pollution, and Dat...
Advocating Scope of the Exclusions From the Policyholder and Insurer Perspectives
November 11, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine CGL policy exclusions frequently disputed in commercial business disputes, including contractual liability, business risk, third-party over, pollution, and data breach exclusions. The program will analyze recent case law developments interpreting the scope of these exclu... Read More

Urgent Care Centers: Corporate Practice of Medicine, State Licensure, EMTALA, Reimbursemen...
November 10, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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. The panel will also address the impact of COVID-19 on urgent care cen... Read More

Patent Design Arounds: Minimizing Risk of Infringement or Reducing Likelihood of Competito...
Navigating Claims, Specifications, Prosecution History, Prior Art, and Other Key Considera...
November 10, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to patent counsel on how to leverage design arounds to reduce the risk of patent infringement. The panel will also discuss what counsel can do when drafting patent applications to minimize the likelihood that competitors can design around the patent. Read More

Employment Litigation and COVID-19 Claims: Strategies to Prepare Now in the Calm Before th...
November 9, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will review potential claims that employers may face as businesses address the COVID-19 world. The panel will explain the impact on workers' health and safety and employers' compliance with current state and federal law, a shifting work-from-home model, and the implications on employ... Read More

2020 CCPA Final Regulations: Approved Modifications and Extensions of Employee and Busines...
Modifying Marketing Policies and Corporate Agreements for Compliance With New Regulations
November 5, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel in modifying mobile communications marketing policies and other corporate contracts to comply with the modifications to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) based upon the final regulations adopted in August 2020. The panel will outline the nuances of these n... Read More

Telehealth Emerging Legal and Regulatory Issues: Adopting and Implementing Innovative Solu...
Navigating Standard of Care, Privacy and Security, FDA Regulation, Advertising, Reimbursem...
November 5, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide an in-depth discussion of emerging legal and regulatory issues in telehealth. The panel will discuss issues arising from the use of multiple technologies in the telehealth encounter, such as remote monitoring devices, digital therapeutics, and AI-based algorithms. The pa... Read More

Patent Inventorship: Best Practices for Determination and Correction
Distinguishing Between Inventor and Contributor; Navigating Joint Inventorship, Disclosure...
November 5, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on identifying and determining inventorship and will offer best practices for correcting errors regarding inventorship. Our experienced panel will provide perspectives gained from working with the AIA since its passage and outline lessons from recent court d... Read More

Structuring Student Loan Repayment Benefit Programs: IRS Guidance, Applicable Rules, Key P...
CARES Act, Offering Repayment Within 401(k) Plans, and Available Options Outside of Retire...
November 5, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide employee benefits attorneys on structuring student loan repayment benefit programs. The panel will discuss recent legislation, IRS guidance, applicable rules, and important design considerations for employers, including the challenges in offering a student loan repayment p... Read More

Special Purpose Acquisition Companies: Structuring IPOs to Facilitate Future Mergers and A...
Navigating SEC and Stock Exchange Requirements, Warrants, Trust Accounts, Valuation and Bu...
November 5, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 of... Read More

U.S. Real Estate and Other Private Use Assets Held by Non-Resident Aliens in the United St...
Tax Rules, Succession Planning, CFCs, Alternatives
November 5, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide trust and estate attorneys guidance on tax issues and planning techniques for non-U.S. trusts holding U.S. equities. The panel will discuss challenges of non-U.S. trust structures, critical tax provisions, succession planning, and implications of controlled foreign corpo... Read More

Nonuse of Trademarks Due to Economic Hiatus: Maintaining Registration, Navigating Excusabl...
November 5, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to trademark counsel on excusable nonuse of marks, including the impact of COVID. The panel will examine recent cases and the lessons learned from them. The panel will also discuss use audits and the implications of those audits for nonuse. The panel will examin... Read More

Navigating D&O Fiduciary Duties in the Zone of Insolvency
Avoiding and Defending Fiduciary Duty Claims and Maximizing D&O Insurance Coverage
November 5, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide bankruptcy counsel with a review of fiduciary duties of loyalty and due care owed by directors and officers to the corporation and shareholders as a company heads into insolvency and when those duties may be enforced by creditors. The webinar will offer strategies to avo... Read More

Environmental Issues in the Cannabis Industry: Evolving Regulations and Litigation for Mar...
November 4, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will address environmental law issues impacting the cannabis industry. The panel will discuss ongoing state agency enforcement actions, private litigation, and state law such as California's Prop 65. The panel will discuss myriad environmental regulations--including those for pestici... Read More

Rule 23(c)(4) Issue Certification: Reconciling the Conflict With Rule 23(b)(3)'s Predomina...
Growing Circuit Split on Issue Certification
November 4, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine limited issue certification under Rule 23(c)(4) and the three-way split that has developed among the circuits regarding how narrowly or broadly to interpret that rule. The panel will provide instruction on considerations and strategies for litigating certification under... Read More

Structuring Architect, Engineering, and Design Contracts: Limiting Risk, Liability and Def...
November 4, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide counsel with a review of the scope of risks facing architects, engineers, and construction design professionals, discuss recent trends and developments in theories of liability and defenses, and provide proactive approaches to minimize the risk of liability through effec... Read More

Adapting E-Discovery Protocols to Virtual Meetings, Video Conferencing, and Video Chats in...
Retention Policies and Production of Data From Microsoft Teams, Cisco WebEx, Skype, Zoom,...
November 4, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the evidentiary and discovery issues arising from the pervasive use of video conference platforms. Counsel must understand what data is being created, the cost of storing it, how that data should be managed, retention policies, and potential legal obligations. Read More

Repatriation Tax Audits: Managing IRS Enforcement Actions and Strategies for Tax Professio...
Calculating Section 965 Inclusions, IRS Regulations, Cash vs. Non-Cash or Non-Liquid Asset...
November 4, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and professionals an in-depth analysis of the challenges of repatriation tax audits and techniques for handling IRS enforcement actions. The panel will discuss recent IRS initiatives and standards for the repatriation of foreign sourced income, calculatin... Read More

Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute Compliance in Hospital-Physician Transactions
November 4, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on ensuring compliance with the Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS) in transactions between hospitals and physician groups. The panel will also provide best practices for counsel on structuring arrangements to fit within the AKS safe harbors and St... Read More

Employment Litigation: Summary Judgment Motion Strategies
Leveraging Discovery Tools, Statement of Facts, and Timing in Discrimination, Harassment,...
November 4, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide employment counsel with techniques for pursuing or defending summary judgment motions. Our panel of experienced employment litigators will outline their perspectives and approaches to refine and improve summary judgment motion practice. Read More

Future Medical Expenses in Personal Injury: Challenging Causation, Predicting Future Need,...
November 4, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine proving or limiting what is often the largest category of damages in personal injury cases: future medical expenses. The panel will first focus on the pitfalls and strengths of studies that purport to establish a causal connection between a present injury and some aggrav... Read More

Negotiating and Drafting Rooftop Telecom Leases: Equipment Concerns, Operating Licenses, T...
November 4, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare real estate counsel to negotiate and draft telecom rooftop leases that help minimize the likelihood of future legal disputes. The panel will examine lease provisions landlords and tenants frequently negotiate regarding this increasingly routine use of rooftop space and w... Read More

Antitrust Implications of Noncompete and Nonsolicitation Agreements
November 4, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 prac... Read More

Utilizing Lifetime QTIP Trusts in Estate Planning: Tax Issues, State Limitations, Key Prov...
October 29, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to trusts and estates counsel on utilizing lifetime qualified terminable interest property (QTIP) trusts in estate planning under current tax law. The panel will discuss critical issues and pitfalls to avoid in relation to income, gift, estate and GST taxes, sta... Read More

Pros and Cons of Bank Holding Companies: Determining Whether a Bank Holding Company Struct...
October 29, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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 holding... Read More

Hatch-Waxman Litigation and 30-Month Stays: Multiple Stays, Late-Listed Patents, and More
October 29, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Municipal Regulation of Wireless Telecommunication Facilities in the Public Right of Way:...
Zoning Challenges and Interplay Between Federal, State, and Local Laws
October 29, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine the interplay of federal and state law with local laws regulating wireless facilities, the latest trends in the types of wireless technologies that companies are seeking to install in the public right of way (ROW), and best practices for municipalities for zoning and reg... Read More

Drafting Severance and Confidentiality Agreements Amid Continued SEC, EEOC, and NLRB Scrut...
Avoiding Agency Challenges to Confidentiality/Whistleblower, Non-Disparagement, Cooperatio...
October 29, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Negotiating Third-Party Logistics Provider Agreements: Approaches to Supply Chain Manageme...
Structuring Terms and Conditions; Mitigating Risks; Navigating State, Federal, and Interna...
October 29, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide business counsel with tips and strategies to negotiate and draft third-party logistics (3PL) agreements on behalf of all stakeholders in the supply chain from manufacturers to 3PL providers. The panel will address which terms and conditions should be specifically address... Read More

Syndicated Credit Facility Restructuring and Workouts
Navigating Divergent Interests Among Lenders, Confidentiality, Voting Rights, and the Role...
October 28, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss critical 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 aspects of a multi-lender facility workout and best practices for lenders... Read More

Divorce and Income Tax Problems: Strategies for Resolving IRS Disputes and Liabilities in...
October 28, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide family law practitioners about how to resolve tax delinquencies, disputes, and controversies when a couple is divorcing. The tax issue may be known at the time divorce is initiated or arise afterward, or even come into existence because of the divorce. This webinar will di... Read More

Evolving Standards for Investment Advice Fiduciaries: The New (Old) DOL Fiduciary Rule, Pr...
ERISA Five-Factor Fiduciary Test, Exemptions, Prohibited Transactions, Administrative Issu...
October 28, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide ERISA counsel and advisers on critical challenges and ramifications of the applicable rules for fiduciaries and new revisions from the Department of Labor (DOL). The panel will discuss new standards, essential steps for counsel and advisers, significant responsibilities fa... Read More

Drafting Blow-Up Provisions in Class Action Settlement Agreements
October 28, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss how to structure and then draft effective blow-up terms, best practices for maintaining their confidentiality if that would be of interest, and what types of terms are more likely to be deemed material to assess the settlement, and therefore, more likely to be disclosed. Read More

Enforcing Remedies Under California's One-Action Rule: Foreclosure, Deficiency Claims, Deb...
What Constitutes an "Action" and Avoiding Violations: Lessons Learned from Case Law
October 28, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine California's One-Action Rule and its applications, judicially created exceptions to the rule, and the consequences of taking an "action" or violating the One-Action Rule. Read More

Going-Private Transactions: Strategic Considerations
Deal Structures, Fiduciary Duties, Procedural Safeguards, Disclosure Obligations
October 28, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide M&A counsel with a thorough understanding of going-private transactions, including strategic considerations, fiduciary duty issues, procedural safeguards, and required disclosures. Read More

Insurance and Contractual Indemnification: Reconciling Competing Indemnity Obligations Wit...
Drafting Indemnification Provisions and Ensuring Adequate Coverage for Contractual Liabili...
October 28, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide insurance counsel with a roadmap for understanding statutory and common law contribution and indemnification. The panel will analyze disputes that arise when reconciling indemnity agreements and insurance provisions and outline best practices for drafting indemnification... Read More

Retirement Communities and Leasing: FHA Compliance, Age Verification, Reasonable Accommoda...
October 27, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide real estate counsel with guidance on how to advise all the stakeholders in the development and management of retirement communities on best practices for developing enforceable restrictive covenants, age verification, and accommodation policies for the growing number of... Read More

Drafting Income-Only Trusts for Medicaid Eligibility and Tax Planning
Navigating Look-Back, Grantor Trust, Basis, and Gift Tax Rules
October 27, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide elder law counsel in-depth guidance on using income-only trusts for the benefit of their clients' Medicaid eligibility and tax planning needs. They will also discuss look-back requirements, income tax basis, gift tax rules, and more. Read More

Mobile Apps: Navigating Intellectual Property, Data Privacy, and Cybersecurity
October 27, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare counsel to anticipate and respond to legal challenges facing companies that develop and utilize mobile apps. The panel will examine and offer solutions to hurdles to obtaining IP protection for mobile apps, outline strategies for minimizing infringement risks, monitoring... Read More

Protecting Cannabis IP: Viability of Cannabis Patents, USPTO Guidance on Trademark Applica...
October 27, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide IP counsel on the protection of cannabis IP. The panel will examine the current cannabis IP landscape and discuss the impact of the legality of cannabis on IP rights. The group will also address what the FDA's cannabis regulation means for IP and offer best practices for s... Read More

Dental Practice Mergers, Acquisitions, Divestitures, and Affiliations
Due Diligence, Regulatory Compliance Requirements, Integration Challenges
October 27, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel representing dental practices, dental service organizations (DSOs), 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 also offer... Read More

PURPA Rules: New FERC Revisions Regarding QF Power Sales, New Requirements for Utilities,...
October 22, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide energy counsel an in-depth analysis of FERC's recent, expansive revisions to its PURPA regulations. The panel will discuss key aspects of the revised rules to encourage the development of QFs, new requirements for electric utilities, state authority for energy rates in Q... Read More

High Income Non-Filers, Voluntary Disclosures and IRS Collection Issues: Enforcement Actio...
October 22, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide counsel and tax advisers with guidance on available options for handling high income non-filers and navigating IRS collection issues. The panel will discuss recent IRS enforcement actions for high income taxpayers, voluntary disclosure options, current challenges fac... Read More

In-House Counsel Communications: Protecting Attorney-Client Privilege and Work Product Wit...
Best Practices During Litigation for Internal Communications and Taking Employee Statement...
October 22, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will prepare in-house counsel to protect confidential business communications during investigations, discovery, depositions, and litigation through the proper exercise of the attorney-client privilege. The panel will discuss issues that arise regarding business advice versus legal ad... Read More

Construction Defect Insurance Claims: Policyholder and Insurer Perspectives
Business Risk and Other Exclusions, Triggers, Priority of Coverage, and Contractual Risk T...
October 21, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide construction and insurance counsel with a review of evolving insurance coverage issues and recent key case law developments in construction defects claims. The panel will outline best practices for counsel to parties on either side of a dispute to resolve construction de... Read More

Tax Elections in Estate Planning for Non-U.S. Residents: Sec. 645 Elections, Entity Classi...
Treating Foreign Trusts as Part of the Foreign Estate and Mitigating Adverse Tax Implicati...
October 21, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will focus on the key issues that arise for attorneys and tax advisers in estate planning for resident and nonresident aliens, focusing on relevant tax rules, tax elections, entity classifications, and potential estate planning pitfalls and opportunities. The panel will also discuss... Read More

Expert Witnesses in Bad Faith and Coverage Litigation
Admitting and Excluding Opinion Testimony: Burden of Proof, Prohibited Subjects, Industry...
October 21, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the unique challenges of using opinion experts in bad faith insurance litigation, the legal requirements for tendering expert testimony at trial, and objections to overcome. Read More

Product-by-Process Patent Claims: Definiteness, Obviousness, Recent Court Treatment
October 20, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to patent counsel on product-by-process claims. The panel will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of this type of claim as well as the challenges of these claims. The panel will examine recent treatment by the courts and the PTAB and offer best practices f... Read More

Social Media Evidence: Strategies for Discovery, Use at Trial and Settlement Negotiations
October 20, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course 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

Additional Insured Endorsements: How They Modify Coverage, Shift Risk, and Affect Indemnif...
Scope of Coverage, Risk Allocations, and Insurer's Duties With Additional Insured Endorsem...
October 20, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will analyze how courts assess when the insurer's duty to defend is triggered with respect to a claim by an additional insured. The panel will outline the various circumstances where extrinsic evidence is considered. Read More

Medical Directorships: Key Considerations, Fraud and Abuse Compliance, Lessons From Recent...
October 20, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to healthcare counsel for medical directorship arrangements. The panel will discuss relevant healthcare laws and lessons from recent government enforcement activity. The panel will offer best practices to ensure compliance with applicable laws and avoid violatio... Read More

International Design Patent Protection: Developing a Global IP Strategy
October 15, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide patent counsel on protecting design patents in the global marketplace. The panel will discuss the critical differences between the patent laws in the U.S. and other jurisdictions and will offer best practices for U.S. companies and counsel to develop a global intellectual... Read More

Qualified Opportunity Zones and Energy Projects: Tax Incentives and Recent Developments
Eligibility Requirements, Formation, Self-Certification, Favorable Treatment of Returns on...
October 15, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide energy counsel with an understanding of Qualified Opportunity Zones (QOZs) and Qualified Opportunity Funds (QOFs) created under current law. The panel will discuss eligibility requirements, formation, and self-certification, as well as the tax benefits associated with in... Read More

Key CFIUS Developments: Lessons From Recent CFIUS Decisions and the CFIUS Overhaul
Preparing for Reviews, Navigating Investigations, and Negotiating and Understanding Mitiga...
October 14, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel to U.S. businesses that are considering accepting foreign investments and foreign companies looking to invest in the United States about how best to address the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) issues. Our speakers will discuss lessons f... Read More

Trademark Maintenance: Monitoring, Renewing, and Auditing Marks to Ensure Brand Protection
October 14, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide trademark counsel on trademark maintenance. The panel will discuss the monitoring of marks and the renewal process. They will address protecting a company's brand by conducting regular trademark audits, examine recent case law, and provide best practices for maintaining tr... Read More

Departing Employees: A Checklist for Employment Counsel
Communication Between Employer-Employee, Return of Property, Restrictive Covenants, Social...
October 14, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide employment counsel through the legal issues that arise when an employee departs, whether voluntary or involuntary. The program will provide practical procedures and actionable items to mitigate risk for the company--or for plaintiff counsel to show wrongful termination or... Read More

Personal Injury Damages: Limiting the Risk of Inflated Verdicts by Countering Plaintiff's...
October 14, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss how defense counsel can counteract the damages figure suggested by the plaintiff's counsel - while still pressing for a defense verdict. Read More

Healthcare Providers and Voluntary Disclosures: Evaluating If, When, and How to Report to...
October 13, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on voluntary disclosure. The panel will also discuss evaluating the risks and rewards of disclosing potential violations. The panel will outline strategies for healthcare providers and counsel in deciding if, what, when, and how to report potential viola... Read More

Litigating ADA Title III Claims: Website/Mobile Apps, COVID-19, Physical Accessibility, La...
October 13, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide an overview of ADA Title III requirements and then focus on some of the hottest areas of litigation right now against online and brick and mortar businesses, including lawsuits about websites/mobile apps, physical facilities, COVID-19 policies, and landlord tenant issues... Read More

Canadian Tax Planning for U.S.-Based Taxpayers: Key Challenges for Businesses
Canada-U.S. Tax Treaty, Tax Issues for Acquisitions or Financing Canadian Businesses, and...
October 13, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and advisers an in-depth analysis of Canadian tax considerations for U.S.-based taxpayers. The panel will discuss the Canadian tax system as applied to U.S. based taxpayers, doing business in Canada considerations, acquisitions and financing Canadian oper... Read More

Medicaid Divorce: Preserving Benefits, Minimizing Spend-Down, Protecting Assets, Electing...
Family Law, Medicaid Regulations, and Public Policy Concerns to Safeguard Medical Benefits
October 13, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will focus on the complex issues confronting family law attorneys when representing aging clients who are married for a second or third time, or aging married clients who face possible nursing home admission. Remarried couples ages 50 and older have a divorce rate 2.5 times higher th... Read More

Foreign Trust Transition Planning: Distributions to Beneficiaries, Trust Restructuring, Re...
Grantor to Nongrantor Trust Tax Implications, DNI, Accumulation of Trust Income, Throwback...
October 13, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to estate planners on overcoming the challenges of foreign trust transition planning. The panel will discuss complex tax rules and reporting obligations, the pros and cons of foreign grantor vs. nongrantor trusts, distributions to U.S. and foreign beneficiaries,... Read More

Nursing Home Injury Litigation: Common Claims, Medical Records, and Damages Assessment
October 8, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

The CLE course will guide medical malpractice and personal injury attorneys who litigate 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 handle medical records... Read More

Estate Planning With Grantor Trusts: Leveraging GRATs and IDGTs to Minimize Taxes, Preserv...
October 7, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide estate planning counsel on the use of grantor trusts in the new, income tax focused planning environment. Our experienced panelists will outline the benefits to clients of using grantor trusts, explain practical drafting and structuring techniques for grantor retained annu... Read More

Colossus, Xactimate, AI, and Other Insurance Adjustment Software: Maximizing Auto Accident...
October 7, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine Colossus and similar claims adjustment software used by insurers to evaluate auto accident claims. The panel which includes James Mathis who created the program on which Colossus is based and then taught Colussus to insurers, will discuss recent updates using artificial... Read More

Attorney-Client Privilege in Bad Faith Litigation: Privilege Issues From Perspectives of P...
October 7, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss whether the attorney-client privilege is being further eroded in bad faith litigation. It will guide policyholder and insurer counsel on the tripartite nature of attorney-client privilege among the insurer, the insured, and the attorney representing the insured and who c... Read More

Climate Change Litigation: Juliana v. U.S., Constitutional Claims, International Cases, Co...
October 7, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide environmental, constitutional, and civil rights counsel with an overview of climate change litigation in the U.S. and abroad while addressing the holdings of the Juliana vs. U.S. decision and the state of environmental rights litigation.The panel will further look at lit... Read More

Digital Pharmacies and Other Pharmacy Start-Ups: Legal Challenges and Pitfalls
Complying With Federal and State Regulations, Medicare and Medicaid Requirements, Patient...
October 7, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

Even before the current pandemic--which has prompted many to reduce in-person visits to healthcare providers and pharmacies--telemedicine and the digitization of healthcare have steadily increased. A new breed of digital pharmacies, such as Amazon's PillPack, have emerged, providing convenient acces... Read More

Patenting Compounds, Compositions, and Methods for Viral Infections: Patent Eligibility Co...
October 7, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will provide guidance to patent professionals and their management counterparts on the critical and essential legal issues surrounding technology directed to managing and overcoming the global COVID-19 pandemic. Specifically, they will address the patenting of compounds, compositions... Read More

Structuring the Purchase and Sale of Partnership/LLC Interests in Private Equity Funds
LOIs, Due Diligence, Drafting the PSA, Negotiating Transfer Agreements, and Determining th...
October 7, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide counsel on how to structure and document the secondary purchase and sale of a partnership or LLC interest in an investment fund. The panel will discuss letters of intent, due diligence of fund interests, legal issues in a purchase and sale agreement, legal issues in fund t... Read More

Managing Missing Plan Participants: Avoiding the Pitfalls of RMDs for 401(k), 403(b), and...
Tax Penalties, Maintaining Qualified Status, Addressing ERISA Fiduciary Issues, Formulatin...
October 7, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide ERISA counsel and employee benefits advisers on leveraging the provisions on required minimum distributions (RMDs) to missing participants of 401(k), 403(b), and other qualified plans. The panel will outline the RMD rules for qualified plans, discuss how to avoid the excis... Read More

Structuring Participation Agreements in Commercial Finance: Lender Due Diligence
Strategies for Lead Lenders and Participants to Minimize and Manage Risk; FDIC Guidance
October 7, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will examine current trends in the loan participation market, critical provisions of participation agreements, and best practices in due diligence for participating lenders. The panel will also discuss FDIC regulatory guidance regarding risk management for purchased loans and purchas... Read More

Avoiding Successor Liability for Energy Asset Purchases: Negotiating and Drafting Provisio...
Federal Regulations and Key Rules, Allocating and Managing Risks in Structuring Transactio...
October 7, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will guide energy and M&A attorneys through critical negotiation and drafting techniques to avoid successor liability for energy asset purchases. The panel will discuss federal and state law considerations, essential provisions when structuring transactions for both buyers and seller... Read More

Digital Signs and Billboards: Crafting and Enforcing Local Regulations
Siting Issues, Environmental Concerns, and Revenue Sharing Opportunities
October 6, 2020 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE course will discuss the constitutional basis and limits of local regulation of signs and billboards--digital or otherwise--as well as signage zoning laws related to everything from noise to strip clubs. Read More

Tax Traps for U.S. Partnerships With Foreign Partners: Distributions, Sale of Interests, W...
IRC 871 and 881, IRC 1446(f), FIRPTA, IRC 864(c)(8), Issues for Tiered Partnerships, and M...
October 6, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and other tax professionals an in-depth analysis of critical tax challenges for partnerships with foreign partners. The panel will discuss tax considerations when making partnership distributions to foreign partners, withholding and reporting requirements... Read More