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Electronic Contracts and E-Signatures: Complying With ESIGN and the UETA, Interplay With t...
Navigating Issues of Enforceability, Authentication and Admissibility
May 28, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine recent legal trends and developments regarding e-signatures and electronic contracts. The panel will discuss evolving legal and practical issues, including the authentication of e-signatures; the admissibility of electronic contracts and e-signatures in litigation; and... Read More

Listed Transactions Reporting: Conservation Easements, Form 8886 and the IRS Audit Initiat...
May 28, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will update tax practitioners and taxpayers on the latest developments for reportable transactions. Reportable transactions include five types of transactions, most notably, listed transactions and transactions of interest (TOI). Accurately reporting these, and clients participating in... Read More

Rights of First Refusal, Rights of First Offer, Options to Purchase: Key Provisions for Cl...
May 28, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Personal Injury Claims for Uber and Lyft Accidents: Navigating Complex Liability and Insur...
May 28, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Estate Planning for Social Media Influencers: Identifying Assets, Tax Issues, Estate Admin...
Choice of Entity, Selling Off Assets, Receipt of Gifted Products, Structuring Investments...
May 28, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning attorneys and advisers with a detailed analysis of estate planning techniques for digital influencers. The panel will discuss the unique and complex estate planning challenges presented by influencers, including domicile planning with rights of publicity... Read More

Data Privacy and Information Security Compliance Under Heightened Scrutiny: Responding to...
May 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide corporate counsel with an analysis of recent legal developments impacting data privacy and information security compliance. The panel will outline proactive strategies to reduce the likelihood of a data breach and provide best practices for responding if a breach occurs... Read More

Employee Leave Under FMLA, ADA and Workers' Comp: Navigating Overlapping and Conflicting L...
Avoiding Pitfalls With Accommodation, Retaliation/Discrimination; Handling Light Duty, Com...
May 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Information Sharing by Healthcare Collaborations: Managing Antitrust Risk
May 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Leveraging Rule 68 Offers of Judgment in Settlement Negotiations
Inducing Favorable Settlements, Avoiding Potential Pitfalls
May 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze Rule 68 offers of judgment, how defense counsel can leverage the rule to induce settlement, issues, and consequences of making the offer, and considerations for plaintiffs in rejecting the offer. The panel will also discuss Rule 68 as a tool in class action suits after... Read More

Insurance Coverage for Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Risks
D&O, Cyber, CGL, E&O, Commercial Crime, and Property Insurance Coverage
May 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss insurance issues related to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The program will explore how standard insurance products--including D&O, cyber, CGL, E&O, commercial crime and property insurance--apply to cryptocurrency-related risks, as well as recent trends, case law a... Read More

Taxation of Cannabis: Overcoming Tax Challenges in Marijuana Business Operations, Key Plan...
Entity Selection, Gross Income Inclusion, Impact of Tax Reform, Effect of Section 280E, IR...
May 29, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers guidance on tax and related issues for businesses engaged in the cannabis industry. The panel will discuss critical federal and select state tax rules impacting marijuana businesses, recent tax court decisions, Section 280E, forfeiture, and... Read More

Section 446 Separate Trade or Business Rules: Identifying Distinct Business Lines
Real Estate Safe Harbors, Intersection Between Sections 446 and 162, Impact of 199A on STB...
May 29, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide partnership tax advisers with a thorough and practical guide to the Section 446 separate trade or business (STB) rules. The panel will dig into the standards for determining whether an activity qualifies as a separate trade or business, discuss accounting method considerati... Read More

Cross-Plan Offsetting and ERISA Compliance: Avoiding Participant Claims, Ramifications of...
May 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA counsel and plan administrators guidance on the legal risks of cross-plan offsetting. The panel will discuss recent court decisions, fiduciary obligations of plan sponsors, oversight of third-party administrators (TPAs) engaging in cross-plan offsetting, limiting... Read More

Tax Issues in Inbound and Outbound Transactions: Utilizing Partnerships to Maximize Tax Be...
Avoiding Landmines Under Current Tax Law, Deal Structures, Special Allocations
May 30, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will guide tax counsel and professionals on tax challenges and opportunities in utilizing partnerships for inbound and outbound transactions. The panel will discuss key provisions impacting inbound and outbound transactions under current U.S. tax law, effectively using partnerships in s... Read More

Structuring Financial Covenants, EBITDA, Events of Default and MAC Clauses in Loan Documen...
Maximizing Borrower Protection and Lender Remedies
May 30, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide borrowers' and lenders' counsel with a review of the use of EBITDA, leverage ratios and other metrics in loan documentation and financial covenants. The panel will outline critical issues relating to structuring financial covenants, related definitions, and events of de... Read More

Canadian VAT Issues for U.S. Sellers: Goods & Services Tax and Harmonized Sales Tax Requir...
What are the Canadian sales tax traps for U.S. businesses?
May 30, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will highlight many areas where U.S. businesses make costly Canadian sales tax mistakes when selling goods and/or services into Canada. The panel will provide useful information to help corporate tax advisers avoid the most common costly mistakes. Read More

Environmental Due Diligence in M&A Transactions
All Appropriate Inquiry, Bona Fide Purchaser Defense, Tailoring the Scope of Due Diligence
May 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss environmental due diligence in M&A transactions, including the types of environmental risks that can arise, how those risks can be assessed in a transactional context, and certain liability defenses that may be available and obtained through the due diligence process. Read More

Motion to Amend Patent Practice: New USPTO Pilot Program, Updates to Amendment Precedent
May 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on at least the new USPTO pilot program for motions to amend and the PTAB's recent precedential decisions providing guidance on the statutory and regulatory requirements for a motion to amend. The panel will discuss what practitioners--whether representing... Read More

Food Trucks and New Legal Challenges: Economic Rights, Zoning, Licensing and Injury
May 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address the broad array of legal issues relating to one of the fastest growing business areas today: food trucks. These restaurants-on-wheels raise issues ranging from zoning to licensing to tort claims, many of which are working their way through the courts right now. Read More

International Private Client Issues for Non-U.S. Residents: Serving High Net Worth Foreign...
Foreign vs. Domestic Drop-Off Trusts, Working With Family Offices, Multi-Jurisdictional In...
May 30, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to the planning opportunities and potential tax pitfalls involved in providing private client services (PCS) for high net worth nonresident clients with U.S. tax presence. The panel will go beyond the basics to detail intricate strategies... Read More

Private Equity Waterfall and Carried Interest Provisions: Economic and Tax Implications fo...
Distributions, Clawbacks and Allocations; Carried Interest Sharing; Drafting to Address Ta...
June 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Gain on Sales of U.S. Partnership Interests by Foreign Partners: New Sections 864(c)(8) an...
Determining and Reporting Gain on Effectively-Connected U.S. Source Income
June 4, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a critical look at sales of U.S. partnership interests by foreign partners under current tax law. The panel will discuss new and significant changes to international taxation relating to the disposition of U.S. partnership interests own... Read More

Fiduciary Compliance in ESOP Transactions: Recent DOL Settlement Agreements and Best Pract...
Implications of Recent Settlement Agreements and Guidance on Avoiding Litigation
June 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

New IRC Section 67(g) and Form 1041 Trust Deduction Rules Post-Tax Reform
Navigating Treatment of Fiduciary Fees, State and Local Taxes, and Other MIDs
June 4, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide fiduciary tax advisers and compliance professionals with a practical guide to the deduction structure for Form 1041 under the latest tax reform. The panel will outline the specific changes that recent tax reform makes to fiduciary deductions, detail the impact of income ite... Read More

Avoiding Foreign Trust Throwback Tax on Distributions to U.S. Beneficiaries From Undistrib...
DNI and UNI Rules, Structuring Foreign Subtrusts, and Strategies to Defer Accumulation Tax
June 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planners and fiduciary advisers with a practical guide to navigating "the throwback tax" on distributions from foreign trusts to U.S. beneficiaries. The panel will define undistributed net income (UNI), detail the reclassification process, and offer specifics on... Read More

Renewable Energy Project Financing: Legal Strategies for Structuring the Deal
Navigating Financial Incentives, Sources of Capital, Debt and Equity Structures
June 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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 renewab... Read More

Navigating D&O Fiduciary Duties in the Zone of Insolvency
Avoiding and Defending Fiduciary Duty Claims and Maximizing D&O Insurance Coverage
June 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide bankruptcy counsel with a review of fiduciary duties directors and officers owe shareholders and creditors as a company faces insolvency, offer strategies to avoid and defend against breach of fiduciary duty lawsuits, and analyze the impact of bankruptcy on existing D&O... Read More

Food Hall and Entertainment Use Leasing: Practical Considerations, Key Provisions for Land...
June 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore the unique issues facing both 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, percent... Read More

Construction Management Agreements: Key Provisions, Common Areas of Dispute, and Minimizin...
June 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide construction counsel with guidance for crafting key provisions in construction management agreements. The panel will discuss clauses that should be carefully negotiated in these agreements and provide practical strategies to avoid common drafting pitfalls, minimize cont... Read More

Design Patent Claim Construction: Written Description, Ornamentality, Functionality and Mo...
Drafting Claims to Withstand Scrutiny and Avoiding Claim Limitation Attack
June 4, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel for defining design patent claims. The panel will examine recent court treatment of claim construction issues and offer approaches for design patent claim construction and drafting. Read More

Drafting Irrevocable Trusts to Preserve Medicaid and VA Benefits
Selecting Trust Type, Protecting Assets, and Optimizing Tax Planning for Long-Term Care
June 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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

Insurance Coverage for Manufacturers With Consumer or Product Liability Claims
Strategies and Practical Guidance From Insured and Insurer Perspectives
June 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss how counsel for product manufacturers can maximize their clients' insurance coverage when faced with consumer or product liability claims. Read More

Domain Name Rights Protection Mechanisms & ICANN Developments
Opportunities and Risks of RPMs, Sunrise and Trademark Claims Services
June 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide trademark counsel on recent developments from the latest Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) meeting. The panel will also discuss the current review of rights protection mechanisms, including the Uniform Domain Name Resolution Policy (UDRP), Sunris... Read More

New IRS Scrutiny on Cryptocurrency Reporting: Filing Requirements and Exchange Treatment
June 5, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel, accountants and other advisers with a critical first look at new IRS initiatives on taxpayer compliance and reporting obligations for cryptocurrency transactions. The panel will discuss the IRS position on cryptocurrency as property rather than cash, an... Read More

LLC and Partnership Purchases: Entity Interests vs. Asset Sales
Basis Adjustments, Elections, Tax Reporting, and Structuring in Light of New Partnership A...
June 5, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide partnership tax advisers with practical guidance on the tax ramifications of structuring the sale of a partnership or LLC entity as an asset sale vs. a sale of partnership interests. The panel will detail basis adjustments and available elections, describe the reporting and... Read More

Drafting Severance and Confidentiality Agreements Amid Continued SEC, EEOC and NLRB Scruti...
Avoiding Agency Challenges to Confidentiality/Whistleblower, Non-Disparagement, Cooperatio...
June 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance on drafting severance and confidentiality agreements that will withstand heightened SEC, EEOC, NLRB and OSHA scrutiny. Our experienced panelists will discuss how to update or avoid contract provisions to minimize the likelihood of suits or agency chal... Read More

Drafting Equipment Leases: UCC Article 2A Compliance, Minimizing Risk Through Key Provisio...
June 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the pros and cons of equipment leasing and guide counsel in structuring, drafting, analyzing, and negotiating effective commercial equipment leases. The panel will discuss UCC Article 2A considerations, the implications of re-characterization as a sale or a security int... Read More

Tax Treatment of Airplane Purchases After Tax Reform: Maximizing Deductions for Business A...
June 6, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will address the effect of the 2017 tax reform on aircraft purchase and use. Purchasing an airplane has provided substantial tax savings in the past. While tax reform reduced or eliminated some deductions, others have increased significantly, leaving tax professionals and owners with mu... Read More

Challenging Pending Patent Applications: When, Where and What Type
Navigating Third-Party Submissions, Protests and Derivation Proceedings for Pre-Grant Appl...
June 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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 relevant prior art, protests and derivation proceedings as well as the risks and ramifications of challengin... Read More

Qualified Opportunity Funds: Eligibility Requirements, Recent Regulations, Form 8996 Self-...
June 6, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will address the latest compliance challenges investors and tax practitioners are facing with qualified opportunity funds (QOFs). Existing guidance under Sections 1400Z-1 and 1400Z-2, Revenue Ruling 2018-29 and the regulations released Oct. 19, 2018, explain the rules, answer some quest... Read More

Structuring Carve-Out Transactions: Key Deal, Environmental, Intellectual Property, and Ot...
Allocating Assets and Liabilities, Due Diligence, Reps, and Warranties, Consents
June 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the key considerations in structuring carve-out transactions. Our panel's discussion will include best practices for determining and segregating carve-out assets and liabilities, timing and pricing issues, environmental and intellectual property concerns, transition ser... Read More

Structuring Physician Incentives: Regulatory Compliance, Avoiding Potential Pitfalls
Fair Market Value, Commercial Reasonableness, and Volume/Value of Referrals Considerations
June 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on physician incentives, examining the legal requirements and the potential risks. The panel will compare current incentives and value-based incentives and will discuss the impact on regulatory compliance. The panel will offer best practices for structu... Read More

Statistics and Causation in Class Actions: Leveraging and Attacking Extrapolation for Aggr...
June 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss how counsel can use statistics in proving individual causation issues in class action litigation, including innovative techniques designed to try class claims, recent case law, and practical considerations and strategies. Read More

Completion Guaranties in Construction Lending: Key Provisions for Lenders and Guarantors
June 6, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine key provisions found in a construction completion guaranty and selected points that may be subject to negotiation. The panel will discuss how the nature of the project, the track record of the borrower and other aspects of the transaction may figure into the final form... Read More

Opinions of Counsel in Lending Transactions: Scope and Assumptions, Substantive Opinions,...
Structuring Third-Party Opinion Letters to Lenders Which Minimize Risks to the Preparer
June 6, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide legal practitioners with practical advice about developing a process for preparation of opinion letters and the typical language included in standard opinions requested in commercial finance transactions. The panel will review the common elements of an opinion letter, h... Read More

Minimizing Kiddie Tax After Tax Reform: Transferring Wealth Through Trusts, 529 Plans and...
June 10, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will address several ways to transfer wealth to children, and how children's earned and unearned income is taxed. Transferring wealth to children is often referred to as income-shifting. The panel will discuss various vehicles to transfer assets to the next generation, including custodi... Read More

ERISA Retirement Plans: Mitigating Liability Risks for Hedge and Private Equity Fund Alter...
Exercising Due Diligence to Avoid Investment Landmines for Investors and Fund Managers
June 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA and asset management counsel with a review of due diligence practices for fund managers, trustees and plan administrators. The panel will offer best practices to mitigate regulatory scrutiny and lawsuits by plan participants. Read More

Corporate Board Meeting Minutes, Agendas and Other Written Records: Governance Best Practi...
Safeguarding Directors Against Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims With Effective Document Pre...
June 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Structuring Agent and Co-Lender Agreements in Syndicated Facilities: Balancing Differing R...
Navigating Rights of Agents, Exculpatory Clauses, and Information Sharing in Syndicated an...
June 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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

Reciprocal Easement Agreements for Retail and Mixed-Use Project Development: Structuring a...
Protecting Rights and Obligations; Minimizing Risk for Developers, Retailers and Other Pro...
June 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide real estate practitioners through 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 upda... Read More

Employee Handbook Changes From Recent Developments
Arbitration Provisions, Social Media Policies, Whistleblower Protections and More
June 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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. Failure to take these changes into acco... Read More

Marriage and Divorce in Estate Planning: Impact of Tax Reform, Planning Techniques for Cou...
Post-Divorce Treatment of Trusts, Tax Considerations in Negotiating Prenups and Divorce Se...
June 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide estate planners, tax counsel, and advisers on the complex tax challenges for estate planning when there is a marriage or divorce. The panel will discuss a variety of tax consequences, the impact of tax reform, post-divorce treatment of trusts, and tax considerations in ne... Read More

IRC 199A Practice Opportunities: Integrating LLC Expertise and Section 199A Expertise
June 11, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide partnership tax and business advisers with a useful practice guide to handling the tax compliance and business planning issues for clients under IRC Section 199A. Attorney John M. Cunningham, author of the first treatise issued by a major publisher on the QBI deduction prov... Read More

Third-Party Entity Opinions in Private Equity and Finance Transactions
Current Guidance under TriBar Opinion Committee Reports on Limited Partnerships and LLCs
June 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide an analysis of third-party opinions concerning entity matters in private equity and commercial finance transactions. The panel will base its discussion on the recently published report by the TriBar Opinion Committee on opinions on limited partnerships (LPs) as well as... Read More

Form 5471 for Interests in Foreign Entities After Tax Reform
New Schedules, Determining Ownership Share and Correct Filing Status
June 12, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to completing the new Form 5471, Information Return of U.S. Persons With Respect to Certain Foreign Corporations. The panel will detail the significant changes made to Form 5471 in light of the 2017 tax overhaul legislation. The webinar w... Read More

Patent Derivation, Inventorship Disputes and Trade Secret Misappropriation: Protecting Pro...
June 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on the intersection of patent derivation proceedings, trade secrets, and breach of contract. The panel will address the legal strategy and risks associated with enforcement efforts, as well as how to mitigate risks associated with employees and research par... Read More

Telemedicine and Long-Term Care: Reimbursement, Licensure, Informed Consent, Corporate Pra...
June 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on navigating the complicated issues of telemedicine in the long-term care setting. The panel will address licensure, reimbursement, and other regulatory challenges as well as discuss expanded coverage for these services through Medicare Advantage. Read More

Latest CERCLA Decisions and Navigating Complexities: Arranger Liability, Divisibility, Set...
June 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the latest key federal 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

Litigating Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims Regarding Closely Held Entities
June 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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 what steps will increase the chance of winning at or before trial. Read More

Non-Traded REITs: What You Need to Know
Bringing a Product to Market; Securities Law Issues; Regulatory Trends
June 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will introduce real estate fund counsel to the legal issues faced in structuring and operating a non-traded REIT (NTR). The panel will cover the corporate and securities laws, the unique business aspects and the commercial and regulatory trends that NTR counsel need to know. Read More

Emojis: Trademark, Copyright, Rights of Publicity and Other Considerations
June 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel for protecting emojis under trademark and copyright law. The panel will discuss the potential challenges of getting protection as well as emoji trolling. The panel will also address issues that may arise related to the interpretation of emojis and the use of em... Read More

Section 704(c) Capital Account Book-Ups: Revaluation of Partnership Assets
Triggering Events for Revaluations, Effects of Revaluations on Allocations of Tax Items
June 13, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to the complexities of capital account revaluations or "book-ups" under Section 704. The panel will detail the circumstances and events under which a partnership may revalue its property to FMV to adjust the capital accounts of its member... Read More

Legal Ethics Issues When an Attorney Leaves the Firm
Managing Client Communications and Files, Work Product, Conflicts of Interest
June 18, 2019 CLE, CLE Ethics Live Webinar

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

Structuring Solar Leases: Negotiating Liability, Obligation, End of Term and Other Key Pro...
June 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

GRAT Strategies to Minimize Transfer Tax After Tax Reform and Impact of 2026 Sunset Provis...
June 18, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will explain creative grantor retained annuity trust (GRAT) strategies to maximize the amount passing to beneficiaries without paying transfer tax. The panel will discuss determining if a GRAT would benefit you or your client, specific strategies to optimize the GRAT(s) and under what c... Read More

Derivative Works and Copyright: Scope, Termination, Infringement, Considerations for Draft...
June 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on derivative works and the scope of the derivative right. The panel will also discuss when it is copyright infringement to make/sell derivative works and lessons from recent court decisions. The panel will offer insights on what this means for artists and thei... Read More

Negotiating Restaurant Purchase and Sale Transactions: Key Legal Issues for Buyers and Sel...
Due Diligence, Closing Contingencies, Reps and Warranties, Indemnification, Licenses and P...
June 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the critical legal issues in the purchase and sale of restaurants. Read More

Preserving Evidence in Trucking Injury Cases: Motor Carrier Certificates, Engine Control M...
Crafting Spoliation Letters, Securing Key Documentation, and Challenging Evidence Destruct...
June 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss best practices to preserve critical evidence in trucking injury cases. The panel will explain the components of an effective spoliation letter, significant evidence needed in trucking accident cases, and strategies for challenging the destruction of evidence after issua... Read More

Estate Planning Techniques for Multinational Families: Impact of U.S. Tax Law Changes, Pla...
Transfer Tax Planning, Foreign Interests, Investments, and Unreported Income or Accounts
June 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planners, tax counsel and advisers 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 bus... Read More

Subpart F vs. GILTI: Strategies for U.S. Companies After Tax Reform and New Foreign Tax Cr...
Planning Subpart F Inclusion to Use Excess Foreign Tax Credit Carryovers
June 18, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide corporate tax decisionmakers and advisers with a practical overview of the significant changes the 2017 tax reform law made to Subpart F tax treatment of controlled foreign corporations (CFCs). The panel will detail the intersection of Subpart F with GILTI and the new propo... Read More

Changes to AIA Contract Documents: What Construction Lawyers Need to Know
New Insurance and Bonds Exhibit, Owner-Contractor Documents, Owner-Architect Agreements, a...
June 18, 2019 CLE Webinar

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

Insurance Litigation Under Reservation of Rights: Reimbursement of Defense Costs and Contr...
Navigating Scope of Insurer and Insured Duties, Protecting Rights of Both Parties When an...
June 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide insurance counsel with an understanding of the critical issues raised when an insurer provides a defense under a reservation of rights, how different state laws and courts treat the issues, and best practices for both parties to protect their rights and resolve disputes... Read More

IRC 163(j) Business Interest Deduction Limitation Rules and How to Avoid Them
Investment Assets, Small Businesses and Real Property
June 19, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will guide partnership tax advisers and compliance professionals in navigating the new Section 163(j) Business Interest Deduction Limitation rules, passed in the new tax reform legislation, as they apply to individuals, partnerships and other pass-through entities. The panel will discus... Read More

Combating Class Settlement Objectors: New Rule 23 Amendments, Key Preventive Measures and...
Minimizing and Defending Against Challenges by Professional Objectors, Government Official...
June 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide class counsel with an examination of trends in settlement objections including the amendments to Rule 23 as they relate to objectors and outline best practices for both plaintiff and defense counsel to protect proposed class action settlements. Read More

Supply Chain Agreements: Consequential Damage Disclaimers, Indemnity, Force Majeure, Termi...
June 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

FLSA Collective Action Conditional Certification and Decertification Strategies
Evaluating Pursuit or Opposition of Certification or Decertification Motions, Navigating C...
June 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Managing Unused Pharmaceuticals: New Obligations on Healthcare Providers, Expanded Definit...
June 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to healthcare facilities on the new EPA rule on managing and disposing of unused pharmaceuticals. The panel will discuss how the new rule changes the landscape and the steps to be taken to structure and implement practices for the management of unused pharmaceutic... Read More

Remedying Common IRA Contribution and Withdrawal Errors to Avoid IRS Penalties and Plan Di...
Excess Contributions, Prohibited Transactions, Forgotten RMDs, Form 5329 Penalty Waiver or...
June 20, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will address the best steps tax practitioners and taxpayers can take to remedy the most frequent IRA contribution and withdrawal errors. IRA rules provide countless opportunities for missteps and taxpayers regularly stumble on these. Our panel will detail how to resolve the most common... Read More

USPTO Examiner Interview Strategies: Preparing for and Conducting Interviews to Advance Pa...
June 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on leveraging interviews with United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) patent examiners to prosecute patents more efficiently. The panel will provide insight into conducting the interviews and offer strategies for interacting with patent examiners. Read More

Avoiding Form 990-PF Errors: Identifying Self-Dealing, Monitoring the Minimum Distribution...
June 20, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will assist practitioners and foundation managers with tricky reporting issues encountered when preparing Form 990-PF, Return of Private Foundation. Preparing the 990-PF is complicated and not necessarily intuitive. The panel will discuss best reporting practices to avoid red flags in t... Read More

Qualified Opportunity Zones: New Tax Incentives for Commercial Real Estate and Other Inves...
Deferred Capital Gains and Tax Abatement Under New IRC Section 1400Z; Forming Qualified Op...
June 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will give real estate and finance counsel a working knowledge of Qualified Opportunity Zones and Qualified Opportunity Funds created under 2017 tax reform and 2018 tax regulations, and further clarified by proposed regulations released April 17, 2019. The panel will discuss capital... Read More

Rendering Opinions in Structured Finance and Securitized Lending Transactions: Best Practi...
Navigating Assumptions, Qualifications, Limitations and Use of Letters; Reducing Risks for...
June 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide a review of the use of opinion letters in structured finance transactions, explain various elements of the opinions and outline the types of assumptions and qualifications the opinion giver should utilize to minimize risks. Read More

State Tax Strategies for Athletes and Entertainers: Residency and SALT Deduction Limitatio...
June 20, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will discuss how performers are taxed in varying states, mitigating the impact of state taxes, and the effect of tax reform on athletes and entertainers. Most individuals live and work in the same state and file a federal and a single state return. Professional athletes and entertainers... Read More

Complex Property and Asset Issues in Divorce: Business Valuation and Equity Rights
June 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will further develop the family law attorney's skill set regarding marital assets. Ownership interests--both in small businesses and through stock options in larger companies--are far more challenging to value and distribute than funds in a bank account. Read More

Drafting Shareholder Agreements for Private Equity M&A Deals
Structuring Provisions on Board Composition and Duties, Drag-Along, Tag-Along, Information...
June 20, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide deal counsel for drafting shareholder agreements that accompany 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, i... Read More

Puerto Rico as a Domestic Tax Haven: Relocating as an Alternative to Expatriation to Claim...
Puerto Rico Act 20 Export Services and Act 22 Individual Investors, Residency Requirements
June 20, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers to high net worth individuals with a practical guide to the planning opportunities and challenges of relocating to Puerto Rico as an alternative to tax expatriation. The panel will discuss income tax incentives specific to Puerto Rico, such as the Investor Act... Read More

Domesticating Individually-Owned Controlled Foreign Corporations Post-Tax Reform
Restructuring CFCs for U.S. Taxpayers, Mitigating Tax Liability, Section 962 Election, Tra...
June 20, 2019 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide guidance to tax professionals and advisers on the legal challenges and available planning techniques for domesticating individually-owned controlled foreign corporations (CFCs) post-tax reform. The panel will discuss rules governing U.S. persons with non-U.S. businesses and... Read More

Obtaining and Admitting Cell Phone Evidence at Trial: Call Logs, Text Messages, and Locati...
June 24, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide litigators on how to obtain and use 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 c... Read More

Medical Office Leases: Navigating Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute, Operational Restrictio...
Drafting to Address Reciprocal Easements, Ground Leases, HIPAA, ADA, and Environmental Iss...
June 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Amending LLC and Partnership Agreements to Address Tax Reform and the Current IRS Audit Ru...
Tax Law Considerations, Former Partner Contributions to Tax Liability, Push-Out Elections...
June 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Cost Segregation: Challenges, Misconceptions, and Strategies After Tax Reform
June 25, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will guide tax professionals, property owners, and investors through unique opportunities created by The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. The changes brought about have certainly created more challenges for tax professionals as they must now analyze fact patterns and entity structures wit... Read More

Additional Insured Coverage in Construction Contracts and Interplay With Contractual Indem...
June 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide attendees with a review of key issues in additional insured (AI) coverage, the interrelationship between contractual indemnification and AI coverage, and best practices to maximize AI coverage and for insurers to minimize exposure. Read More

State Income Tax Treatment of Nonresident Trusts: Compliance Challenges and Planning Oppor...
Determining Residency, Allocating Income Between Trust and Beneficiary, Apportionment Ques...
June 25, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax professionals and advisers with a practical guide into various states' rules governing the income tax treatment of nonresident trusts with multistate income or beneficiary connections. The panel will address state taxation of trusts in light of the Supreme Court's grant... 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
June 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Punitive Damages in Personal Injury Cases: Trial and Appellate Strategies, Statutory and C...
June 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will equip both plaintiffs and defendants with the tools necessary to handle punitive damages issues on trial and appeal. The spectre of punitive damages looms large when injury is involved. Counsel must understand both the applicable substantive state law as well as the constitutio... Read More

Power Purchase Agreements in Bankruptcy: Competing Interests Under the Bankruptcy Code and...
June 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the divergent law on whether an energy industry debtor can reject its power purchase agreements (PPAs) and provide bankruptcy counsel with an understanding of how this issue might be resolved in bankruptcy proceedings. Read More

Comparative Advertising: Avoiding Trademark Infringement, Disparagement
Lessons From Recent Cases, Avoiding Pitfalls, and Substantiating Comparative Claims
June 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to companies using or facing competitor comparative advertising. The panel will examine the use of competitor's marks/logos in advertising, puffery vs. actionable comparative advertising, the use of consumer-generated content related to competitors, and substantia... Read More

Medicaid Promissory Notes: Gift and DRA Compliant Transactions, Shielding Assets, Safe Har...
June 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide elder law counsel on the use of promissory notes to ensure Medicaid eligibility and effective long term care planning. The panel will discuss tactics to avoid challenges in structuring gift and Deficit Reduction Act (DRA) compliant transactions, shielding assets, and conv... Read More

Developing and Financing Wind Energy Projects: Contract Provisions, Protecting Developer a...
Tax Equity Partnerships, Cash Investments, Debt Financing, Regulatory Obstacles, Leases, T...
June 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide energy counsel guidance on the legal challenges of financing and building wind energy projects. The panel will discuss a variety of financing options, federal and state regulatory developments and obstacles, negotiating and drafting considerations for leases, and techni... Read More

ERISA Preemption: Recent Court Decisions, Causes of Action, Impact on Retirement and Healt...
June 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide ERISA counsel to manage the legal challenges of ERISA preemption rules and their impact on retirement and health plan administration. The panel will discuss application of federal rules, recent court decisions, causes of action, and key considerations and litigation techn... Read More

New Form 1116 Foreign Tax Credits for Individuals: New Income Baskets, New Calculation Rul...
GILTI, Section 78 "Gross Ups," Repeal of Deemed Paid Foreign Tax, New Limitations and Calc...
June 25, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide a practical guide to completing Form 1116 to claim foreign tax credits (FTCs) in the aftermath of recent IRS guidance interpreting the 2017 tax reform law changes to the Section 901 credit regime. The panel will outline which foreign taxes are eligible for foreign income ta... Read More

Derivatives and Hedge Contracts: ASC 820 Fair Value Measurement Standards
Identifying and Valuing Interest Rate Swaps, Currency Hedges, and Other Financial Instrume...
June 26, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide audit advisers with a practical guide to meeting the challenges of accounting of derivatives and hedge contracts. The panelist will discuss the framework of derivative accounting under ASC 815 and ASC 820 and detail the evolution of the accounting standards for valuation of... Read More

Drafting Technology Services Statements of Work: Avoiding Contracting Pitfalls
Structuring Terms and Conditions, Anticipating Common Areas of Dispute, and Streamlining N...
June 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide business counsel with a roadmap for drafting statements of work (SOWs) for the purchase of technology products or services. The panel will discuss terms and conditions that should be included in an SOW and strategies for avoiding common contracting pitfalls and resolvin... Read More

Choice of Law in Insurance Coverage Disputes: Strategies and Perspectives From Policyholde...
June 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel in choice of law issues and strategies in insurance coverage disputes, including how different jurisdictions approach conflicts of law and the various choice of law tests adopted by the courts, recent and future trends, and strategic and practical considerations f... Read More

Commission Payment Disputes Before and After Termination: Payability, Calculation and Timi...
June 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will take counsel through the sales commission disputes from inception to resolution. A commission dispute begins when the parties fail to set out the parameters under which that commission becomes payable and does not end until the complaining party either accepts payment or learns... Read More

Advising Hedge Funds on Trading Strategies: Avoiding SEC Reporting Violations and Other Le...
Passive vs. Active Investor Status, Insider Trading Scenarios, 13(d) and 16 Filing Require...
June 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze various trading issues fund counsel should consider when advising hedge funds and their managers. The panel discussion will include the ramifications of becoming an "activist" investor, insider trading scenarios which can arise for hedge funds, and filing requirements a... Read More

Advanced Patent Sect. 101 Eligibility: Latest Federal Circuit Decisions, PTAB Cases and US...
June 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

The CLE webinar will provide an advanced discussion of patent eligibility, focusing in great detail on the latest Federal Circuit decisions, Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) cases, and U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) guidance. The panel will offer best practices for navigating the inter... Read More

New 2018 Schedule K-1 Items for Partnership Returns: Meeting Complex Compliance Issues
Expanded Partnership Liability Share Reporting, Additional Basis Identification Requiremen...
June 26, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide partnership advisers and compliance professionals with a practical guide to the challenges of preparing a Schedule K-1 beyond basic reporting of income and loss carried through from Form 1065, with a specific focus on new line items added as part of the 2017 tax reform law.... Read More

Tax Perils of Passive Foreign Investment Companies for U.S. Shareholders: Reporting Obliga...
Impact of Tax Reform on PFIC Rules, Determining Company Status, Exceptions, Allocation of...
June 26, 2019 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will guide tax professionals and advisers on the tax challenges and reporting obligations of U.S. shareholders of passive foreign investment companies (PFICs) post-tax reform. The panel will discuss key tax reform provisions impacting the reporting of income from PFICs by U.S. t... Read More

UCC Article 9 Update on Searching and Filing: Best Practices for Secured Lenders Under the...
June 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

UBTI and UBIT for Exempt Organizations: Mastering Form 990-T
Getting Calculations Right and Avoiding Audit Traps
June 27, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will give nonprofit tax professionals and advisers a good look at the rules governing unrelated business income tax (UBIT), which U.S.-based tax-exempt organizations must pay on unrelated business taxable income (UBTI). The webinar will focus on the standards and guidelines for determin... Read More

Swap Documentation in Real Estate Loan Transactions: Coordinating ISDA Master Agreement an...
Documenting Covenants, Security, Required Consents, Voting and Control, Reporting, and Reg...
June 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Defeating Event-Driven Securities Class Actions
June 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the recent trend of event-driven securities lawsuits, analyze the impact of these cases, and provide practical guidance and strategic insights to counsel on ways to defeat these class action filings. Read More

Tax Consequences of Stock Options: ISOs, NSOs, ESPPs and RSUs
Exercise, Sale, Section 83(i) and AMT Considerations
June 27, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will discuss the tax implications of incentive stock options (ISOs), non-qualified stock options, ESPPs, and restricted stock units (RSUs). Compensating employees with stock allows them to purchase company stock at reduced prices and to share in the success and appreciation of the compa... Read More

Structuring Healthcare Practice Leasing, PSA and Other Practice Alignment Arrangements
Complying With Stark, AKS, HIPAA and Maximizing Reimbursement
June 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to hospitals and physician groups on structuring and negotiating leased practice agreements, professional service agreements (PSAs) and management services agreements (MSAs). The panel will explain how healthcare providers can leverage the benefits and understand... Read More

Environmental Issues in Solar Energy Projects
Pre-Project Environmental Due Diligence, Environmental Impact Review, Federal Permitting R...
June 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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

Transfer Pricing Implications of Tax Reform: Strategies Under New Hybrid Territorial Tax S...
June 27, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide guidance on the implications of the 2017 tax law on cross-border transfer pricing. The panel will discuss the ways in which the reduction of the U.S. top corporate tax rate, combined with BEAT regulations and the introduction of a modified territorial tax system, create bot... Read More

Employment Litigation and Claim Settlements: Maximizing Tax Benefits, Avoiding Penalties W...
Tax Withholding Requirements for Employers When Drafting Settlement Agreements and Reporti...
July 1, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide employment counsel and tax advisers guidance for structuring complex settlements and navigating and complying with complex tax reporting and withholding requirements applicable to employment claims. The panel will discuss best practices for employers looking to structur... Read More

Impeachment Evidence in Personal Injury: Overcoming Admissibility Issues with Surveillance...
July 2, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss best practices for counsel to use impeachment evidence at a personal injury trial. In situations where a potential piece of evidence is irrelevant until the trial is underway, attorneys must be confident about bringing evidence before the judge while minimizing its chan... Read More

Form 5227 Reporting: Charitable Split-Interest Annuity Trusts and Unitrusts
Avoiding Common Errors in Information Reporting of CLATs, CRATs, CLUTs and CRUTs
July 2, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax preparers with detailed guidance on preparing Form 5227, Split-Interest Trust Information Return. The panel will address common mistakes and traps for preparers to avoid and will provide detailed guidance on the "four-tier rules," discuss UBTI and Chapter 42 Excise Tax... Read More

Real Estate 199A Aggregation and 469 Grouping Rules: Real Estate Professionals and Safe Ha...
July 2, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will discuss strategies for real estate professionals, agents and investors after tax reform. The release of final Section 199A regulations provided guidelines for the 20% QBI deduction and Notice 2019-07 provided a welcomed 250-hour safe harbor that qualifies rental real estate to be t... Read More

Blockchain Patents: Challenges for Eligibility, New Patent Opportunities, Monetizing Block...
July 2, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on drafting blockchain patent applications to comply with eligibility and the requirements of Sections 102, 103 and 112. The panel will discuss patent law considerations, the types of patentable technology, and monetizing blockchain in the patent world. Read More

Offshore Ownership Structures: Lessons Learned Under Tough IRS Scrutiny
Complying With Foreign Information Reporting Forms 5471, 5472, 1120F and 926
July 2, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will prepare corporate tax executives and advisers with a useful survey of the reporting requirements for U.S. companies with cross-border structures. The panel will outline the significant changes and challenges to completing Forms 5471, 5472, 1120-F and 926 with practical experiences... Read More

Foreign Earned Income: Form 2555 Exclusion Reporting and Other Tax Issues for Expat Worker...
Navigating Tax Treaties, Social Security Totalization Agreements, and Other Complexities
July 9, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and preparers with an in-depth review of complex income tax considerations related to Americans working abroad. The panel will explore elections and procedures that may have significant income tax consequences for the worker and, in some cases, the sponsoring e... Read More

Structuring Waterfall Provisions in LLC and Partnership Agreements
Navigating Complex Distribution Structures, Minimizing Negative Tax Consequences
July 9, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar

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

Estate Planning for Wealthy Clients After Tax Reform: Basis Adjustments, State Tax Issues,...
July 9, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate and tax counsel guidance on advanced planning techniques for wealthy individuals and families. The panel will dig deep with an analysis of mechanisms and critical considerations for basis adjustments, avoiding state inheritance tax issues, upstream gifts, reasses... Read More

Trial Strategies for Multi-Million Dollar Verdict Reversals: Lessons From Recent Cases
July 9, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will demonstrate to plaintiffs' and defendants' counsel the steps necessary to fortify a successful result (or avert that horrible defeat) while the case is in trial. Without taking proper measures at trial, victory will be fleeting. By examining recent reversals of multi-million do... Read More

Assisted Living Contract Terminations and Resident Transfers: Key Provisions, Enforcement,...
Level of Care Determinations, Disruptive Resident Behavior, Duty to Address Resident Issue...
July 9, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel and managers with comprehensive guidance on the legal ramifications of assisted living contract terminations and resident transfers. The panel will discuss critical considerations for valid assisted living agreements, available grounds for termination or transfe... Read More

Critical Elections for Trust, Gift and Estate Returns: Forms 1041, 709 and 706; GST, QTIP,...
July 10, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will explain the numerous elections available when preparing gift, estate and trust returns. Some elections are easily made but critical (gift-splitting, choice of year, Section 663(b)). Other elections require much more thought and expertise (GST allocation, QTIP election, Section 645)... Read More

Letters of Intent in Business Transactions: Avoiding Legal Pitfalls When Documenting Preli...
Minimizing Disputes Over Whether LOI is Binding or Non-Binding, Avoiding Unintended Perfor...
July 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare business counsel to negotiate, draft and enforce letters of intent (LOIs) for various types of corporate transactions. The panel will review the latest legal developments with LOIs, including disputes and litigation over whether LOIs are binding, the impact of the parol... Read More

Food and Beverage Class Actions: Litigating False Advertising, Labeling, Slack-Fill Packag...
Navigating Issues of Ascertainability, Predominance, Preemption, Standing and More
July 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide class litigators with a deep dive into pursuing and defending against class action lawsuits targeting the food and beverage industry businesses. The panel will review recent court rulings in class suits against food and beverage manufacturers, distributors, and retailer... Read More

In-Kind Contributions: Accounting for Nonprofits
Determining Optimal Classification and Valuation of Gifts and Services, Appropriate Timing...
July 10, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers to exempt organizations with a review of the material terms of accounting standards, tax rules and guidance for gift-in-kind (GIK) donations to nonprofits. The panel will explore challenges that arise in the actual recording of GIKs both conceptually and practi... Read More

IRC 962 Election for Corporate Tax Rate on Subpart F Income
Avoiding GILTI Complexities, Claiming Indirect Deemed Paid Foreign Tax Credits, Calculatio...
July 10, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to making a Section 962 election by an individual, trust or estate to be taxed at corporate rates on certain foreign-sourced income under Section 951(a) and global intangible low-taxed income (GILTI) treated in the "same manner" as Subpar... Read More

Equity Investments in Pass-Through Entities: Investment Structures, Tax Ramifications
Financing of LLCs and LPs by Private Equity, Venture Capital, and Angel Investors
July 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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

Private Equity Dental Services Organizations: Corporate Practice of Medicine, Fee-Splittin...
July 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel involved in structuring private equity dental service organizations (DSOs). The panel will discuss the nuts and bolts of structuring the transaction, including solutions to the specific risks presented by the corporate practice of medicine and fee-sp... Read More

Insurance Coverage for Fraudulent Email Schemes: Strategies From Insured and Insurer Persp...
Recent Developments After American Tool and Medidata Solutions
July 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the unique risks that cyber-related losses resulting from social engineering fraud, spoofing, phishing, and other computer related-scams--such as where scammers have convinced employees to transfer funds to them using executives' hijacked email accounts--pose to busines... Read More

Emerging Technologies in Construction: Mitigating Risks Through Insurance
Virtual and Augmented Reality, Building Information Modeling, Tracking Technology, Autonom...
July 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address emerging technologies related to construction projects--including the use of virtual and augmented reality, building information modeling (BIM), tracking technologies, autonomous vehicles, and AI--and explore the issues and risks presented by these new technologies, as... Read More

Advanced Tax Strategies in Structuring Private Investment Funds: New Reporting Requirement...
July 10, 2019 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with advanced guidance on how to structure private equity and other types of investment funds. The panel will discuss critical considerations in light of new tax law and offer essential planning techniques to avoid tax pitfalls. The panel wi... Read More

New European Copyright Directive: Fundamental Shift From U.S. Policy
Enforceability for U.S. Companies, Required Licensing Agreements, Take Down Policies, Prep...
July 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the new European Copyright Directive and what it means for U.S. companies. The panel will explain what exactly it means procedurally and discuss its enforceability as well as the consequences for failing to comply. The panel will also discuss what steps U.S. companies s... Read More

Multinational Employers and Global Codes of Conduct
Crafting and Implementing External Supplier and Internal Ethics Codes
July 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to multinational employers on developing or updating global codes of conduct impacting employees, including external supplier codes and internal ethics codes. The panel will discuss substantive areas to include and how to launch a practical code of conduct. Read More

Ireland as a Tax Favored Jurisdiction for U.S. Corporations: Minimizing Income Tax on Mult...
IP-Based and Debt-Structured BEPS Tools, Rate Arbitrage, R&D Preferences and Special Incen...
July 10, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide corporate tax executives and advisers with a practical guide to the tax planning opportunities of maintaining a tax presence in the Republic of Ireland. The panel will discuss corporate rate differentials, specific incentives for research and intellectual property developme... Read More

Drug Substance Patents: FDA Guidance, Protecting Composition-of-Matter Patents, Drafting S...
July 10, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on solid form patents, how to patent them, and challenges that are in the process. The panel will also discuss implications of the current cocrystal guidance by the FDA and provide a survey of, and lessons from, cases relating to solid form patents. Read More

State Taxation of Income From Foreign Affiliates After the Tax Reform
Multistate Treatment of GILTI, FDII, Section 250 Deductions and Other Tax Issues
July 11, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax specialists, advisers, and counsel with a deeper understanding of crucial multistate tax developments involving taxation of income derived from foreign affiliates and subsidiaries post Tax Cuts and Jobs Act ("TCJA") of 2017. State taxation of GILTI varies depending on h... Read More

Prop. 65: Revised Warnings One Year Later and Developments in PFOA/S, Glyphosate and Solub...
Compliance Challenges for Manufacturers, Distributors, Retailers and Others in the Chain o...
July 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Mastering Partnership Minimum Gain Chargeback Provisions for the Tax Professional
Reporting Requirements, Allocations and Planning Opportunities for Non-Recourse Deduction...
July 11, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will give tax advisers and professionals an in-depth and practical guide to understanding the planning opportunities and compliance requirements that arise from "minimum gain chargeback" provisions in partnership agreements. The panel will go into detail on the impact of chargeback prov... Read More

Blockchain Applications in Real Estate Finance: Mortgage Origination, Securitization and S...
July 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Enforceability of Intercreditor Agreements in Bankruptcy: Maximizing Recovery for First an...
July 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

New Developments in Section 1983 Liability for Municipalities: Recent SCOTUS and COA Decis...
July 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the elements of municipal liability under Section 1983 and the difference between individual, supervisory and municipal liability, including the definition of a "person" and "acting under color of state law." The program will discuss the latest cases, trends and strateg... Read More

Impact of EU GDPR and New California Privacy Law on M&A: New Due Diligence Challenges for...
Mitigating Risk With Reps and Warranties, Insurance
July 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine issues to consider when an M&A target company is subject to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) or the EU's General Data Privacy Regulation (GDPR), and best practices in conducting due diligence of such companies. The panel will discuss the complexities in determ... Read More

National Practitioner Data Bank: Reporting in the Gray Areas, Complying With the Updated R...
July 11, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB) reporting and the recent changes to the requirements. The panel will also address navigating through the gray areas of reporting and examine how the courts have dealt with thorny reporting issues. Read More

Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims Against Trustees/Managers of Closely Held Businesses
July 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Life Care Plans in Traumatic Brain Injury Cases: Presenting or Challenging Future Damages...
July 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide personal injury plaintiffs' counsel in using life care plans to measure and present future medical damages to a jury in traumatic brain injury cases. The panel will also explain strategies that defense counsel frequently uses to challenge life care plans throughout a case... Read More

Patent Infringement: Structuring Opinions of Counsel
Leveraging Opinion Letters to Reduce the Risks of Liability and Enhanced Damages
July 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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 discuss the issue of waiver of the attorney-client privilege and provide best practice... Read More

Benefit Plans in M&A: Transitioning Pension, Savings and Welfare Plans
Best Practices to Avoid Liability for Underfunding, Plan Defects and Unintended Benefits
July 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Section 951A: GILTI Rules for Individual and Non-C Corporation CFC Shareholders
Treatment of CFC income, Reporting Requirements, Planning Techniques to Defer or Reduce GI...
July 16, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

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

Nontraditional Offtake Strategies for Renewable Energy: Avoiding Landmines in Contract Str...
July 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide energy counsel and advisers on effective nontraditional offtake strategies for renewable energy projects. The panel will discuss useful contract structures, financing mechanisms of nontraditional offtakers, key provisions to minimize risks, and other items essential to th... Read More

Construction Lending: Key Issues for Negotiation and Documentation
Construction Draws, Loan Balancing, Retainage, Payment and Completion Guaranties, HVCRE AD...
July 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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 shall... Read More

Vacation Homes After Tax Reform: Rental vs. Personal Property, Maximizing Expenses, Conver...
July 16, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will present tax advisers and vacation homeowners with a thorough look at the tax implications of buying and renting vacation properties. Understanding how to maximize deductions for vacation homes, selling strategies and the effect of tax reform on these properties can make them worthy... Read More

PFAS: State Regulation, Private Litigation, Recent Science, and Risks and Liabilities
July 16, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide environmental counsel with an overview of the recent science related to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), recent precedent-setting cases and recently enacted legislation that will impact PFAS regulation and liability, and focus on the rapidly developing state... Read More

New Carried Interest Rules for Investment Funds: Structuring Around the Three-Year Holding...
July 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the new 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. Read More

Protecting Trademarks Abroad: Madrid System vs. National Filing Directly in Foreign Jurisd...
July 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to trademark owners regarding trademark registration strategy outside the U.S. The panel will take an in-depth look at the advantages and disadvantages of using the Madrid System and filing national applications through local counsel in the foreign jurisdiction. T... Read More

Representing Startups: Choice of Entity, Protection of IP, Employment Agreements, Equity C...
July 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with an understanding of the critical issues which must be addressed by a startup before commencing business. The panel will discuss how to document the management role, compensation and exit strategy for the founders, the importance of entity type and structure... Read More

Individual Defendants in Corporate Litigation: Issues of Representation, Substance and Str...
July 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide business and corporate trial attorneys with guidance from engagement through trial/appeal on the issue of how to represent an individual defendant when both an entity and an individual are named as parties to the litigation. Read More

Combating Reptile Tactics in Employment Litigation
Strategies for Discovery, Voir Dire, Opening and Closing Argument, Direct and Cross-Exam
July 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide trial counsel on combating the emerging trial strategy commonly known as the "reptile theory." The panel will discuss the increased use of reptilian tactics in employment litigation throughout the life of the case and how counsel can strategically confront the strategy. Read More

Insurance Issues in the Cannabis Industry: Managing Risk Under State and Federal Law
Traditional and Modified Insurance Products; Key Exclusions and Issues; First-Party Proper...
July 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will identify types of potentially insurable risk faced by the cannabis industry, review types of coverage, typical exclusions and associated legal issues, assess the state of the cannabis insurance market and state regulatory regimes, and provide practical guidance on obtaining ins... Read More

Key CFIUS Developments: Lessons From Recent CFIUS Decisions and Impact of the CFIUS Overha...
Preparing for Reviews, Navigating Investigations, and Negotiating and Understanding Mitiga...
July 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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 Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) issues. Our speakers will discuss lessons from... Read More

Tax and Accounting Risks of Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Violations
Facilitating Payments Exceptions, FCPA Internal Controls, Monitoring Subsidiaries and Thir...
July 17, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide practical guidance to corporate tax advisers on the tax and accounting implications of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) for U.S. companies with foreign operations. Read More

ESBTs and New Foreign Ownership Rules: Nonresident Aliens as Potential Current Beneficiari...
Grantor Trust Rules, Reporting Challenges, Planning Opportunities
July 17, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide S corporation tax advisers with a practical guide to the new electing small business trust (ESBT) rules permitting nonresident aliens to hold S corporation stock through and ESBT without voiding either the S election or the ESBT shareholder status. The panel will describe h... Read More

Impact of Tax Reform on Commercial Loan Documents: Adjustments to Financial and Other Cove...
July 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

SaaS Sales and Use Tax: Reconciling Varying State Rules to Avoid Unforeseen Tax Traps
July 18, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax professionals with a deep dive into current developments and trends in state sales and use tax post- Wayfair and tax reform on Software as a Service (SaaS) impacting multistate companies dealing with remote digital software provision services as either seller or buyer.... Read More

Negotiating Contractual Indemnity in M&A Deals: Transactional and Litigation Consideration...
Structuring Terms to Minimize Financial Risks
July 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide M&A counsel on negotiating and drafting indemnification provisions in merger documents, asset purchase agreements, and stock purchase agreements. The panel will discuss best practices for addressing challenges that may arise with indemnification claims, explain the variou... Read More

Clinical Trials and Human Research: Complying With Regulatory Obligations
Requirements for Informed Consent, Disclosures, Data-Sharing and More
July 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on navigating regulatory changes for clinical trials and human subjects research. The panel will examine the practical impact for those sponsoring, conducting or otherwise involved with clinical trials and will outline compliance strategies to meet the new require... Read More

Assisted Reproductive Technology Law: Methods, Parental Status, Standards of Care, Contrac...
July 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address the expanding issue of assisted reproductive technologies (ART) law. The panel will discuss the differing and evolving case law and statutes and explain the underlying technologies. Read More

USPTO Recent Precedential and Informative Decisions: Lessons for PTAB Practice
Guidance on Issue Joinder, New Evidence at Rehearing, Live Testimony at Oral Hearing, RPI,...
July 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on the recent Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) precedential or informative decisions. The panel will discuss what they mean for the introduction of new evidence at rehearing, issue joinder, live testimony at oral hearings, and the PTAB's discretion to d... Read More

U.S.-Mexico Dual Taxation: Residency Rules, Filing Requirements, Planning Opportunities
Tax Treaty Provisions, Center of Vital Interest Standards, Fideicomisos and Structures for...
July 18, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a thorough and practical guide to the tax reporting requirements and planning opportunities for U.S. taxpayers with earnings or assets in Mexico, as well as Mexican citizens with U.S. tax presence and reporting obligations. The panel will discuss U.S. tax... Read More

New FASB ASU 2016-13 Accounting for Credit Losses: Preparing for Massive Changes
Current Expected Credit Loss Model, Transition Challenges, Cumulative Effect Adjustments,...
July 18, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide auditors and financial statement preparers with a practical guide to the latest developments on FASB's new Accounting Standards Update, ASU 2016-13 - Financial Instruments - Credit Losses (Topic 326): Measurement of Credit Losses on Financial Instruments (ASU 2016-13). The... Read More

Qualified Opportunity Zones and Tax Credits: New IRS Proposed Regs, Capital Gain Deferral...
IRC 45D(e) Requirements, Step-Up in Basis, Appreciation Exclusion, Tax Planning Strategies...
July 18, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a detailed analysis of the qualified opportunity zones tax incentive mechanism provided under the tax reform law. The panel will discuss the much anticipated second round of IRS proposed regulations for investors, the necessary legal re... Read More

Insurance and Indemnity Provisions in Commercial Real Estate Contracts: PSAs, Leases, and...
July 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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, the advanced argu... Read More

Advanced Income Tax Apportionment Issues Confronting Multistate Companies
Navigating States' Shift to Market-Based Sourcing, Utilizing Alternative Apportionment and...
July 23, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will prepare tax executives and managers to handle the most complex and challenging apportionment issues with broad application to companies operating in a variety of industries and a large number of states. The panel will go beyond the basics of apportionment for corporate tax professi... Read More

Mastering Form 5472: New Filing Requirements for Foreign Individuals, LLCs and Companies
Meeting Information Return Requirements for Foreign-Owned Disregarded Entities and 25%-For...
July 23, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a thorough and practical guide to completing Form 5472, focusing on the impact of IRS regulations requiring 5472 reporting by foreign owners of disregarded entities (DREs). The panel will provide line-by-line guidance to completing the form, defining diffi... Read More

Section 102 and Prior Art: Navigating the Expanded Scope of Prior Art and AIA Exceptions
July 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine AIA Section 102 prior art and the AIA exceptions. We will offer best practices for identifying relevant prior art when filing or challenging patent applications, and making the correct choice of law for prosecuting. Read More

Colossus and Other Insurance Adjustment Software: Maximizing Auto Accident Claim Settlemen...
July 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Mitigating Discovery Costs and Scope: Controlling the Process to Your Advantage
July 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will equip counsel with the tools necessary to control outside counsel discovery costs and maximize return on the capital expended. Rather than accepting the explanation that discovery costs neither be predicted or controlled, counsel should require litigators to state specific obje... Read More

Tax Issues for Solar Energy Projects: Investment Tax Credit, Ownership Structuring, Federa...
July 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Structuring the Sale of Personally Identifiable Information in Bankruptcy
Maximizing the Value of Debtors' Data Assets While Protecting the Privacy Interests of Con...
July 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the Bankruptcy Code's requirements for a debtor's sale of personally identifiable information (PII) in bankruptcy. The panel will cover what to do when the debtor's privacy policy on the petition date prevents the proposed sale, the conditions that permit the sale of PI... Read More

Nursing Home Liability and Resident Rights: Standards of Care, Deficiencies and Violations
ACA Quality of Care-Related Requirements and Litigating Nursing Home Cases
July 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide elder law counsel with a detailed analysis of nursing home liability, resident rights and standards of care. The panel will discuss ACA quality of care-related requirements and other laws and regulations, identifying deficiencies and violations, and litigation strategie... Read More

Protecting Behavioral Health Information: Managing and Disclosing Mental Health Records an...
July 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on protecting behavioral health information and disclosure requirements and limitations. The panel will offer best practices for compliance and managing mental health records and psychotherapy notes. Read More

Documenting and Trading Syndicated Loans: Current Trends, Key Provisions, LSTA Forms
July 24, 2019 CLE Webinar

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

Dealing With Delinquent Taxpayers: Passport Revocations, Statutes of Limitations, OICs and...
July 24, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will offer insights to tax practitioners advising taxpayers who cannot pay or are behind on their tax obligations to the IRS. Our panel of experts will explain penalty abatement and mitigation procedures, the applicable statutes of limitation, collection alternatives and the new offers... Read More

Workplace Bullying: Beyond Harassment and Discrimination, Prevention, Defense of Claims
July 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide employment law practitioners on the complex legal issues arising out of workplace bullying. There will be two focal points: (1) identifying/preventing these issues before they rise to the level of litigation and (2) analyzing arguments presented during bullying litigation... Read More

Phase-Out of LIBOR: Revising Floating Rate Loans to Implement Alternative Reference Rates,...
July 24, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss ramifications of the scheduled phase-out of LIBOR (London Interbank Offered Rate) at the end of 2021 and outline steps real estate and commercial finance counsel must take now to review and consider amendments to existing floating rate loan documents. The panel will dis... Read More

Using Leveraged Partnerships to Extract Equity After the Disguised Sale Rule Reversal
Contribution of Appreciated Assets Followed by Debt-Financed Distributions and Guarantees
July 24, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers to partnerships with practical guidance to using leveraged partnership structures to allow partners to extract equity from appreciated partnership interests and property in a tax-deferred manner. The panel will discuss recent IRS guidance reversing 2016 regulat... Read More

Modifying AIA Contract Documents: Advanced Strategies for Owners, Developers and Contracto...
July 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Finders and Unregistered Broker-Dealers: Understanding the Risks and Recent Developments
Avoiding the Pitfalls of Broker-Dealer Registration Violations, Lessons From Recent SEC En...
July 24, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze the legal pitfalls for securities issuers who utilize unregistered "finders" to solicit investors, the SEC's restrictive position on permissible activities of finders, activities that require broker-dealer registration, and SEC regulatory actions regarding unregistered... Read More

Drafting Software Hosting Agreements: Service Availability, Performance, Data Security, Ot...
July 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide business and technology counsel for drafting software hosting agreements. The panel will discuss critical clauses to include in the contracts, including provisions on service availability, performance and data security. Read More

Deposing Named Plaintiffs in Class Litigation: Leveraging Issues of Adequacy and Commonali...
July 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare class counsel to depose or defend depositions of named plaintiffs in class litigation. The panel will outline techniques for effectively preparing or questioning named plaintiffs and offer tactics to leverage deposition testimony during certification, settlement and tri... Read More

Negotiating Earnouts in M&A Transactions: Effective Approaches to Bridging the Valuation G...
Structuring Clauses to Protect Buyers and Sellers and Reduce Post-Closing Disputes
July 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Bank Collaboration With Fintech Companies: Structuring Alternatives, Contract Provisions,...
July 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine structuring alternatives for banks that seek to collaborate with fintech companies and the legal and regulatory issues that arise with each. The panel discussion will include key provisions to include in third-party contracts or joint ventures, and the mechanics of inve... Read More

International Design Patent Protection: Developing a Global IP Strategy
July 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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

Brownfields Redevelopment After the BUILD Act: New Opportunities and Potential Challenges
New Exemptions; Enhanced Protections for Lessees; Expanded Federal Brownfield Grants; Addi...
July 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to developers in redeveloping contaminated properties after the Brownfields Utilization, Investment and Local Development Act of 2018 (BUILD Act), which expands and refocuses existing federal programs and creates new incentives. The panel will discuss legal impedi... Read More

Tax Treatment of Guaranteed Payments to Partners: Impact of IRC 199A, Section 707 Payments...
Maximizing QBI Benefits and Structuring Payments to Service Providing Partners Under New T...
July 25, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax counsel a critical analysis of the impact of the Section 199A qualified business income (QBI) deduction on the tax treatment of guaranteed payments to partners. The panel will discuss the default treatment of payments for services to a partner under Section 707 and the... Read More

Insurance Coverage for Food Contamination and Recall Claims Under CGL, Property, and Conta...
Scope of Coverage, Coverage Triggers, Relevant Exclusions and Policy Language Interpretati...
July 31, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss key insurance coverage issues for food contamination and product recall claims under CGL, property and product contamination policies, the scope of coverage, coverage triggers, applicable conditions and exclusions, and policy language interpretation. The program will ad... Read More

Drafting Legal Opinions for Article 9 Security Interests: Navigating the Complexities and...
Scope and Limitations, Interests of Opinion Giver and Recipient, Applicability of Other St...
July 31, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Structuring Telemedicine Agreements for Healthcare Organizations, Physician Groups and Tel...
Regulatory Compliance and Corporate Practice of Medicine Issues, Key Provisions
July 31, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with guidance for drafting and negotiating telemedicine agreements on behalf of telemedicine/mobile health (mHealth) companies, healthcare organizations, physician groups, and telemedicine end-users. The panel will discuss current trends in contract n... Read More

Trust Income Tax Reporting After Tax Reform: FAI and DNI Calculation, Impact of Tax Law Pr...
August 1, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide fiduciary tax advisers and compliance professionals with a critical first look at the practical impact of the tax reform law on trust and estate tax reporting. The panel will detail the specific changes the new law makes to fiduciary deductions, outline the way that distrib... Read More

Enforcing Trademark Rights Against Gray Market Imports
August 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on the challenges in enforcing trademark rights against gray market imports over the internet, including the gray market sale of products directly to U.S. consumers via foreign websites and on U.S. websites. The panel will examine the traditional means of preventi... Read More

Guaranty Insurance in Real Estate Finance Transactions
Policy Requirements, Provisions and Exclusions; Loan Document Provisions; Determining Need...
August 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with an understanding of loan guaranty insurance and how it can be used instead of, or supplement, a personal guaranty in a commercial mortgage transaction. The panel will discuss the mechanics of placing and making claims under guaranty insurance, backstop guar... Read More

Epic and Lamps Plus: Employment Contracts, Arbitration Agreements and Class Waivers
August 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Acquisition Financing in M&A Transactions: Reconciling Deal Terms With Loan Terms and Clos...
August 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the challenges of closing an M&A transaction on terms consistent with the requirements of an acquisition lender. The panel will explain how each aspect of the acquisition and the financing impacts the other, and the role of both the buyer and the target company in succe... Read More

Climate Change Risks and Corporate Disclosure Responsibilities: 2018 CDP Survey Lessons an...
Navigating Federal and State Requirements, Private-Sector Actions, and Voluntary Reporting...
August 8, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address common climate change risk reporting issues, the increase in voluntary sustainability reporting, disclosure guidance and sustainability reporting frameworks, and the purpose and methodologies of third-party environmental rating providers. The panel will also discuss les... Read More

Lender Protections in Purchase Agreements: Negotiating and Drafting Xerox Provisions
August 8, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Financing Ground-Up Hotel and Hospitality Development Deals: Legal and Financial Issues
Completion Guaranties, GMP Construction Contracts, Ground Leases, Post-Completion Recourse...
August 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss legal and financial issues involved in the financing of ground-up hotel development deals. The panel will review completion guaranties, GMP construction contracts, the impact of ground leases, reserves, post-completion recourse, management and branding. Read More

Gifting Strategies After Tax Reform: Net-Net Gifts, GRATs, Gifting-Up, Clawback Regs and P...
August 14, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will take a fresh look at gifting strategies considering recent tax changes. Most planners agree that gifting your lifetime exemption, rather than utilizing it at death, allows for more effective estate planning. Our panel of experts will revisit gifting methods, including using the ann... Read More

E-Signatures and Electronic Loan Documentation: Complying With ESIGN/UETA, Interplay With...
Navigating Issues of Enforceability, Authentication of E-Signatures and Admissibility
August 15, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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, with a focus on loan documentation. The panel will examine legal and practica... Read More

Section 199A IRS Final Regulations: Deductions, Limitations, Complexities and Opportunitie...
Determining Qualified Business Income, Loss Carryover, Reformation Considerations and More
September 5, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

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

Deposing Truck Drivers and Trucking Company Representatives in Injury Cases
Questioning Deponents, Using Demonstrative Exhibits, Raising and Defending Objections, Dea...
September 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Calculating Fair Value in Statutory Appraisal Cases After Aruba, Dell and DFC Global
Implications for Deal Structure and Appraisal Actions
September 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine Verition v. Aruba Networks Inc. and other recent Delaware decisions which have established a new precedent in the approach courts will take to the calculation of fair value in statutory appraisal cases. The panel will discuss what these cases say about appraisal actions... Read More

HVCRE Loans: Guidance for Developers and Lenders on New ADC Rules, Impact on Loan Covenant...
Navigating Borrower Contributed Capital Rules, Maximum LTV Ratio, Conversion to Permanent...
September 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will be a timely update on the high volatility commercial real estate (HVCRE) regime. Our panel will discuss Basel III requirements and exemptions for HVCRE loans, and the recent reforms to Dodd-Frank which modify those requirements for acquisition, development or construction (ADC)... Read More