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Personal Injury Cases: Increasing Net Settlements Through Tax Savings
May 24, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss the tax consequences to plaintiffs of personal injury settlements and damages and how knowledge of those tax considerations drives the parties' strategies during the case. The program will guide counsel through the right questions and the right professionals to engage t... Read More

Divorce Cases: Uncovering Critical Information in Tax Returns and Financial Statements
Discovery Strategies, Analyzing Tax Returns and Financial Documents, Using Financial Exper...
May 24, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide family law counsel with strategies to utilize tax returns and financial statements during a divorce case. The panel will focus on appropriate discovery methods to obtain information, explain how to get the most out of your analysis of tax returns and financial documents,... Read More

Design Patents and IPR: Challenging and Defending Validity at the PTAB
Navigating Prior Art and Obviousness Analyses, Leveraging IPR for Design Patents
May 24, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide guidance to patent counsel on navigating the inter partes review (IPR) process for challenging design patents. The panel will provide insight into the issues the PTAB considers essential when determining whether to institute IPRs of design patents. The panel will also di... Read More

Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Claims: Evaluating Triggers, Stacking, Subrogation, Su...
May 24, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will review claims, defenses, and complex issues under uninsured motorist/underinsured motorist (UM/UIM) policies. The program will highlight the significant coverage and procedural differences between "regular" policies and UM/UIM policies, the latest statutory and case law on "stac... Read More

Tax Strategies for Real Estate LLC and LP Agreements: Capital Commitments, Tax Allocations...
May 24, 2022 CLE, CPE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will prepare real estate counsel to deal with crucial tax issues and avoid costly mistakes in structuring agreements for real estate partnerships and LLCs. The panel will offer best practices for drafting provisions that reflect effective tax compliance and planning in light of recen... Read More

Groundwater Contamination Litigation: Proving and Defending Against Liability
May 24, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide environmental counsel with a review of the regulatory structures for groundwater contamination, analyze lessons from recent significant cases, discuss trends related to damage recovery, and outline best practices for proving and defending against liability. Read More

International Tax Disputes: FBAR Violations, Penalty Stacking, Form 3520, Accidental Ameri...
Lessons Learned From Current and Notable Cases
May 24, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will analyze the most recent and relevant court cases affecting international taxpayers. Our panel of foreign tax veterans will detail the status of recent and notable cases and offer insights for handling common international tax and compliance problems. Read More

Partnership Exchanges Under Current Tax Law: Structuring "Drop and Swap" and "Mixing Bowl"...
May 24, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide tax advisers with knowledge and tools to advise partnership clients converting to a tenancy-in-common form of real estate ownership. Tax advisers may recommend such a conversion in contemplating a future sale of property or creating a master limited liability company... Read More

ADA Compliance and Website Accessibility: Circuit Split, Online Accessibility Act, W3C Gui...
May 24, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide corporate counsel with tools to mitigate liability for a website or mobile app that does not comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The panel will discuss the conflicting legal authority in various jurisdictions, and how this authority affects this type o... Read More

Family Office Tax Update: Structuring, Meeting Trade or Business Criteria, Recent and Impe...
May 25, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will discuss the latest planning and structuring strategies with respect to family offices in light of the ever-changing legal and tax landscape. Read More

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Claims in Auto Accident Cases: Assessing Damages, Proving C...
May 25, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide guidance to personal injury attorneys for identifying signs of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in car accident victims and pursuing appropriate compensation. The panel will discuss best practices for proving PTSD claims and assessing damages, including engaging med... Read More

Power Purchase Agreements in Bankruptcy: Concurrent Interests Under the Bankruptcy Code an...
May 25, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course 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

Private Company M&A: 2021 ABA Deal Points Study
Current Market Trends in Negotiating and Drafting Private Company Acquisition Terms
May 25, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will examine the results of ABA's 2021 survey of private company M&A deal terms. The discussion will include financial provisions, prevailing qualifiers that pop up throughout purchase agreements, representations and warranties, indemnification provisions, reps and warranties insura... Read More

Structuring Construction Contracts: Termination for Convenience vs. Termination for Cause
Providing Notice, Calculating Damages, Pros and Cons of Various Termination Provisions
May 25, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will advise construction attorneys on the use of termination for convenience (TFC) clauses in contracts. The panel will discuss the methods of providing notice of such terminations, how to calculate damages, and how contractors can mitigate risks when entering into agreements with a... Read More

Calculating Depreciation Recapture Under IRC 1245 and 1250: Minimizing Tax Through Transac...
May 25, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide an in-depth explanation of depreciation recapture rules, focusing on the technical calculations and planning opportunities of the recapture provisions. The speakers will explore IRC 1245 and 1250, which set out the rules for recapture based on various types of assets. Read More

New DOL Guidance for 401(k) Plan Sponsors and Fiduciaries: Cryptocurrency and Other Digita...
Understanding the DOL's warning for plan fiduciaries and what it means
May 25, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide ERISA counsel with an analysis of new Department of Labor (DOL) guidance on decisions to invest retirement plan assets in cryptocurrency. The panel will discuss ERISA compliance and general rules for plan investments and exposure for fiduciaries as well as the practical... Read More

Expert Reports and Opinions: Uncovering Logical Weaknesses and Methodologies
May 25, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide counsel through better strategies and practices for thoroughly reviewing an opposing expert's report efficiently but carefully. The panel will discuss why most counsel fail to get as much leverage as possible by failing to follow the best procedures. The panel will explai... Read More

Unwinding Public Health Emergency Mandates and Waivers: Compliance Considerations
Ensuring Stark Law, HIPAA, Medicare, Medicaid, Childrens Health Insurance Program, and EMT...
May 25, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on preparing for the end of the public health emergency (PHE). The panel will review the waivers and modifications put in place in light of the PHE. The panel will discuss the key considerations that healthcare organizations need to weigh when they addr... Read More

Class Action Litigation Ethics: Navigating Gray Areas in Class Communications, Settlement
May 25, 2022 CLE, CLE Ethics Live Webinar
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This CLE course will present a series of cutting-edge hypothetical scenarios routinely faced by class action defense counsel and their clients. Read More

Antibody Patenting: Meeting Written Description and Obviousness Requirements, U.S. and Eur...
May 26, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the patentability requirements in the USPTO and EPO for claiming a broad genus of antibodies, recent case law that could impact those claims, and how best to protect antibody inventions in light of the recent developments. Read More

Medicaid Planning When a Spouse Enters a Nursing Home: Avoiding Costly Pitfalls to Preserv...
CSRA, Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance, Exempt Asset Requirements, and More
May 26, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide elder law counsel with the tools to assist their married clients in Medicaid planning when one spouse enters a nursing home. The program will discuss how to best leverage the community spouse resource allowance (CSRA) and Medicaid monthly minimum maintenance needs allowa... Read More

Post-Mortem Trust Planning, Modifications, and Allocations: Tax Elections Available to the...
Modifying Trusts Post-Mortem to Minimize Income Tax, Utilize Deferral Opportunities, and O...
May 26, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide estate planning counsel with an advanced and practical guide to post-mortem planning, including trust modification and allocations. The panel will offer tools to help fiduciaries and trust administrators navigate post-mortem planning challenges and opportunities, inc... Read More

Registering Trademarks: Overcoming Section 2(d) Likelihood of Confusion Refusals
May 26, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide trademark counsel in understanding how examining attorneys at the United States Patent and Trademark Office and panels at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board decide the issue of likelihood of confusion as it relates to trademark applications. The panel will outline approa... Read More

Defending Workplace Class Actions: Recent Cases, Arbitration Claims, Wage and Hour, Breach...
May 26, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss significant developments in defending workplace class action litigation in the areas of settlement, arbitration, certification, and the effect of government enforcement. The panel will analyze class action and collective action rulings involving claims brought against e... Read More

Purchasing Real Estate in the Metaverse: Establishing NFTs, IP Rights, Jurisdiction, Venue...
May 26, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will advise counsel on real estate sales in the metaverse. The panel will address the practical considerations and critical provisions of purchase and sales agreements for the physical world and metaverse contracts. The panel will also examine metaverse mortgage contracts, financing... Read More

Managing Private Funds in a Volatile Market: Interacting With Investors, Lenders, and Regu...
Investments, Distributions, Governance, Conflicts, Fund Finance Concerns
May 26, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine the critical legal issues that private fund managers should consider in managing funds and fund investments in the current market. The panel will discuss actions that managers should take now with regard to their investors, lenders, and regulators. Read More

Tax Planning for Early Retirement: The Great Resignation
Planning for Early Distributions and IRS Notice 2022-6, Healthcare, Capital Gains and Inve...
May 26, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will provide tax-saving recommendations for tax professionals advising clients who are considering early retirement. Our retirement planning expert will provide advice for healthcare planning, minimizing investment and capital gains tax, key tax age thresholds, and meeting exceptions to... Read More

Note Purchase Agreements and Private Placement Debt: Key Terms and Structuring Issues
May 26, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will provide finance counsel with the tools to structure private placement debt. The panel will discuss the drafting and negotiation of the note purchase agreement, the offering memorandum, and the role of the agent, issuer, and investors in the private placement transaction. Read More

Corporate Board Meeting Minutes, Agendas, and Other Written Records: Governance Best Pract...
Safeguarding Directors Against Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims With Effective Document Pre...
May 31, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide corporate secretaries and other governance professionals in implementing best practices for board of director meetings to guard against breach of fiduciary claims and other legal challenges to director actions. The panel will discuss critical considerations for boards and... Read More

State Pass-Through Entity Taxation Regimes: Analyzing Tax Consequences and Caveats of PTE...
May 31, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This course will discuss states' pass-through entity (PTE) taxation regimes and when and how to elect PTE taxation in applicable states, as well as analyze the ultimate taxation of owners to mitigate taxes paid. Read More

Interpreting Tax Treaties: Tax-Free Interest, Foreign Tax Credits and Form 8833
May 31, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide tax advisers, professionals, and preparers with a solid overview and explanation of key income tax treaty provisions needed to determine whether their clients may take treaty-based return positions. The panel will discuss income tax treaties that exist between the U.S. and o... Read More

NFT and Intellectual Property Intersection: Licensing, Monitoring, Enforcement Strategies
May 31, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide IP counsel on non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and the intersection with IP. The panelist will discuss the current lay of the land and examine IP protection, licensing, and enforcement strategies. The panelist will also discuss the growing number of lawsuits related to NFTs and... Read More

Patent Protection in Russia: Implications of USPTO Actions and U.S. Sanctions for Safeguar...
May 31, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will review the implications of U.S sanctions on Russia and recent U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) actions for patent owners and applicants. The panel will also address the steps that Russia has taken in response and what they may mean for U.S. companies holding patents in... Read More

CERCLA Actions and Statute of Limitations: Navigating the Circuit Split and Lessons From G...
June 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel on applying the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) statute of limitations and explain when settlements trigger the statute. The panel will examine recent decisions, analyze a federal circuit split, and offer best practices... Read More

LLC/Partnership Formation Key Issues: Distribution Rights, Capital Contributions, Income a...
June 1, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will explain essential considerations advisers, members, and partners should address when forming an LLC or partnership. Our panel of partnership taxation veterans will point out common and often overlooked items that should be considered initially to minimize tax and future operational... Read More

U.S. vs. EU Opinion Practice in Finance: Reconciling U.S. Customary Practice With Non-U.S....
Assumptions and Qualifications to Avoid Misunderstanding and Undue Risk
June 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide a framework for U.S. attorneys to give opinions in cross-border transactions, including enforceability, authority, choice of law, the golden rule, misleading opinions, and more. The panel will discuss how differences in custom and practice between U.S. and non-U.S. lawye... Read More

Structuring Solar PV Agreements: Negotiating Real Estate Entitlements and Offtake Agreemen...
June 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine primary considerations for counsel before finalizing a solar photovoltaic (PV) transaction. The panelist will discuss critical components of solar PV transactions, including real estate entitlements such as easements or leases, and offtake agreements, such as power purch... Read More

Representations and Warranties in Commercial Real Estate Sales Contracts: Buyer and Seller...
June 1, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will guide real estate counsel for a buyer or seller in negotiating representations, warranties, and remedies in commercial real estate purchase agreements. Read More

M&A Disclosure Schedules: Seller and Buyer Perspectives
Making and Updating Disclosures in U.S. and International Deals
June 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine the role of disclosure schedules in U.S. and cross-border M&A transactions, review buyer and seller perspectives on updating disclosures, and explain best practices for tailoring disclosures to related provisions of the purchase agreement. The panel will also discuss cur... Read More

Navigating IRS Scrutiny of R&D Tax Credits: Qualified Research Activity, Expenses, Researc...
June 1, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE webinar will guide tax professionals and advisers on navigating IRS scrutiny and challenges to the R&D tax credit for small and large businesses and international taxpayers. The panel will discuss the recent IRS crackdown on documentation of research credit claims, managing IRS audits,... Read More

New ACO REACH Model: ACO Realizing Equity, Access, and Community Health Model, Navigating...
June 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on the new accountable care organization (ACO) model--the Realizing Equity, Access, and Community Health (REACH) model--a significant overhaul to its Global and Professional Direct Contracting (GPDC) model. The panel will address critical considerations... Read More

Implementing Metrics-Based Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Programs: Recruiting, Retentio...
June 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide a road map for employment law attorneys and in-house counsel on how to best create and implement diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) programs that align with the company's values and also incorporate compliance metrics within the scope of EEOC guidance and emerging st... Read More

Green Construction Materials: Mitigating Risks, Reps and Warranties, Defective Sustainable...
Use of Low Carbon Concrete, Mycelium Fungi, Bamboo, and Hemp in New Project Development
June 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss the use of green construction materials in new projects and the risks and liabilities associated with such use. The panel will discuss how a first in the nation county regulation that established a mandatory low carbon concrete specification is leading the way in the us... Read More

Maximizing Patent Prosecution Opportunities in Europe: Tactics for Counsel When Drafting U...
Navigating Differing USPTO and EPO Legal Standards While Maintaining U.S. Patent Strategy
June 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide patent counsel in drafting U.S.-origin patent applications to maximize prosecution opportunities in both the U.S. and Europe. After discussing each area, the panel will offer best practices for U.S. patent application drafters to protect inventions in Europe without sacrif... Read More

Real Estate Private Equity GP Investment Funds: Structuring Key Deal Terms
Capital Contributions, Distributions, Sharing of Promote and Fee Income, and More
June 2, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the rise of real estate general partner (GP) private equity funds and critical legal issues implicated by them. The program will analyze key deal terms of GP funds and provide insights and perspectives into opportunities and risks for both sponsors and investors. Read More

Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute Changes: The Impact on Healthcare M&A
June 2, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel through applying the Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS) regulations to healthcare transactions and M&A. The panel will discuss how recent changes to the Stark Law and AKS impact healthcare providers and others in healthcare deals. Read More

Partnership and Operating Agreement Retirement Provisions: Transition Plans, Vesting and P...
June 2, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will advise counsel on how to address specific retirement provisions in partnership and operating agreements. The panel will discuss how transition plans can be established prospectively, the need for both vesting and payout periods, and what type of clawbacks the business should co... Read More

Trucking Accident Cases and Insurance Coverage Complexities: Guidance for Personal Injury...
Minimum Insurance Requirements, Applicable Coverages, Impact of Written Lease Agreements,...
June 2, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine the unique insurance coverage issues in trucking accident cases, including federally mandated minimum insurance requirements and endorsements for trucking companies, how to determine applicable insurance coverage, the impact of a truck driver's classification as an emplo... Read More

Tax Treatment of Airplane Purchases: Maximizing Deductions for Business Aircraft Expenditu...
June 2, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will address tax considerations for 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 much to consider.... Read More

Revising Construction AIA Contracts and Effective Risk Transfer: Waivers of Subrogation an...
Allocating Liability Amongst Owners, Designers, Architects, GCs, and Subcontractors
June 2, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will address construction counsel's concerns on risk management via the use of waivers of subrogation and builder's risk insurance policies. The panel will discuss revising AIA and other standard forms to equitably distribute liabilities among the contracting parties--general contrac... Read More

SALT and Multinational Businesses: Analyzing State and Local Taxation of Foreign Company T...
June 2, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This course will offer tax professionals insight and guidance on state tax implications for transactions and activities of multinational businesses. The panel will discuss the impact of deemed tax residency, business apportionment, certain selective add-backs to income, tax implications arising from... Read More

Rethinking Antitrust Compliance in Response to New Risks: Practical Tips and Takeaways for...
Implementing a Compliance Program That Avoids or Minimizes Antitrust Charges and Sentencin...
June 2, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine how companies should adjust antitrust compliance programs to manage antitrust risk in a changing enforcement landscape as criminal antitrust enforcement has experienced significant changes in the last year. The panel will describe the benefits of having a robust antitrus... Read More

Defeating Class Certification by Attacking Plaintiffs' Classwide Damages Models
June 2, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will instruct class action attorneys on how to oppose class certification by challenging the sufficiency of the damages models that plaintiffs offer to support class certification. The panel will examine the continuing legacy of the cornerstone Comcast decision and how federal courts... Read More

Preparing Form 4797, Sales of Business Property: Minimizing Tax on Dispositions
Calculating Unrecaptured Section 1250 Gain, Section 1231 Lookback, Related Forms and Elect...
June 6, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will detail the steps needed to report various gains and losses on Form 4797, Sales of Business Property, with primary consideration given to minimizing the overall tax paid by taxpayers reporting dispositions. Our authoritative panel will explain reporting differences between specific... Read More

Venture Capital Fund Formation, Fund Management, and Deployment of Capital: Top Tips for V...
June 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will examine the formation and structuring of venture capital (VC) funds and discuss the various relationships between the fund and its limited partners, fund managers, and portfolio companies. The panel will also discuss different ways to approach deploying venture capital and inve... Read More

Renewable Energy M&A: Deal Structures, Key Issues, and Diligence Considerations
Avoiding Pitfalls in Buying and Selling Renewable Energy Projects
June 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel advising companies in the renewable energy industry on structuring M&A deals. The panel will discuss due diligence measures that effectively identify and mitigate risks and liabilities, as well as crucial considerations under various types of deal structures. The p... Read More

Telemedicine Management Services Agreements: Corporate Practice of Medicine, Fee-Splitting...
June 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on structuring telemedicine management service agreements. The panel will discuss considerations for both the management group and the healthcare providers and legal risks with such agreements. The panel will also discuss a recent IRS rule that addresses... Read More

ITC Litigation: Current Trends, Developments, and Strategies for Litigants
June 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine recent trends and developments, as well as who should use the International Trade Commission (ITC) and how to prepare for ITC litigation. The panel will also discuss some of the practical aspects of litigating at the ITC, including fact discovery, expert reports and exam... Read More

Leasing to a Cannabis-Related Business: Banking, Permitting, Zoning, Rent, Indemnification...
June 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will advise counsel on preparing and negotiating commercial leases for the growing number of property owners seeking to lease to a cannabis-related business, as well as counsel for cannabis-related businesses who need to lease space, as the cannabis industry expands. The panel will d... Read More

2022 Fiduciary Income Tax Planning: Reporting Requirements, Sec. 199A, Sec. 642(c), Form 1...
June 7, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide practical guidance to estate planners and administrators on complex fiduciary income tax challenges and methods to overcome them. The panelist will discuss income tax rules applicable to trusts and estates, minimizing income tax liabilities, handling partnership interest... Read More

Form 5471 Schedules J, P, H, E: Calculating and Reporting E&P and Foreign Tax Credits
June 7, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will explain and simplify the preparation of Form 5471, Schedules J, P, H, and E for tax preparers grappling with the requirements of these detailed schedules, including the most recent changes made to these schedules. Read More

Trademarks Abandonment at TTAB and the Courts: Excusable Nonuse, Cancellation Petition, Im...
June 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide IP counsel on trademark abandonment in the Courts and before the TTAB. The panel will address the bases for filing an affidavit of excusable nonuse with the USPTO so that registration is not canceled and discuss how an abandonment decision affects a global brand. Read More

Proposed UCC Amendments for Cryptocurrencies, NFTs, Linked Electronic Payment Rights, and...
Controllable Electronic Records, Qualifying Purchaser, Rights Tethered to a CER
June 7, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will examine recently proposed amendments to the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) regarding virtual currencies, non-fungible tokens, and other digital assets. The panel will discuss the concept of "controllable electronic records" (CERs), how they are transferred, the related secured tr... Read More

Taxation of U.S. Persons Owning Foreign Corporations: Strategies for Subpart F and GILTI I...
June 7, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will guide tax counsel and advisers on the implications and potential opportunities for U.S. persons owning foreign corporations under recent IRS guidance and current tax law. The panel will discuss key tax provisions and regulations causing compliance issues for U.S. taxpayers,... Read More

Composite Returns and Nonresident Withholding for Pass-Through Entities: Navigating the Mu...
Determining Whether to File Composite Returns, Dealing With Withholding Requirements
June 8, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will offer tax professionals a deep dive into composite tax provisions and the withholding requirements of pass-through entities with nonresident shareholders and partners. The panel will provide an advanced level look at the specific issues facing tax advisors to pass-through entities r... Read More

Preparing Form 706-NA: Estate and Gift Tax Treaties, U.S. Situs Assets, Allowable Deductio...
June 8, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will explain how to prepare Form 706-NA, U.S. Estate and GST Tax Return, for green card holders and nonresidents. Our panel of trust and estate tax experts will discuss assets that are included in the gross estate, available deductions, and the effect of death tax treaties on the taxabl... Read More

SPAC Merger Litigation: Mitigating Risk for SPAC Boards and Sponsors; Rep & Warranty, D&O...
June 8, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will examine recent litigation associated with special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) and theories of liability with which directors and sponsors need to be concerned when moving forward with de-SPAC transactions. The panel will also discuss best practices regarding governanc... Read More

Using an Opponent's Video Deposition at Personal Injury Trials: Conveying the Message With...
Creating and Playing Short, Meaningful Deposition Clips From the Opposing Party's Video De...
June 8, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss why, how, and when personal injury attorneys can and should use the video depositions of their opponents to present the other side in meaningful bites that maximize the theme and message counsel wishes to convey. The program will review not only the applicable rules of p... Read More

ERISA Plan Investment Committee Governance: Avoiding Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims
Evaluating Fiduciary Risks and Avoiding Claims of Breaches by Investment Committee Members
June 8, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide ERISA counsel, in-house corporate counsel, and plan sponsor decisionmakers with the tools to structure and implement appropriate investment committee policies and procedures. Our multi-disciplinary panel will provide best practices for selecting and training investment c... Read More

Structuring Commercial Finance Term Sheets, Proposals, and Commitment Letters: Key Terms f...
Avoiding Unintended Consequences, Limiting Drafting Ambiguity
June 9, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will provide commercial finance counsel with guidance on using and analyzing term sheets, proposals, and commitment letters in commercial finance transactions. The panel will explain the potential risks associated with their usage and provide best practices for minimizing those risks... Read More

Impact of FIRRMA on Real Estate Transactions: Concerns for Developers, Lessors, Lenders, a...
CFIUS Review of Foreign Investment in Critical Infrastructure and Property Near U.S. Facil...
June 9, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act (FIRRMA) and how it has affected real estate development, leasing, financing, and investment. The panel will discuss what constitutes "critical infrastructure" and "proximity," and the steps that should be taken to com... Read More

Lost Profits in Commercial Litigation: Proving and Defending Damages
Leveraging Calculation Methodologies, Documentation, and Expert Evidence
June 9, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will provide trial counsel with an overview of how financial experts quantify lost profits to help them understand the framework, bases, and aspects of lost profits damages calculations. The panel will explain using this approach to prove or defend against a lost profits damages clai... Read More

Minority Investors in LLCs: Preemptive Rights, Expulsion, Freeze-Out Mergers, and Other Ke...
Protecting Minority Interests, Choice of Entity in Litigation, Implied Covenants, Contract...
June 9, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel advising LLC planners, managers, and investors. The panel will discuss recent cases involving contractual waivers of fiduciary duties, the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing, and contractual discretion by the managers. Read More

Navigating the Unique Challenges of Healthcare Insolvencies
June 9, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide healthcare counsel with guidance on the unique legal issues for hospitals and other healthcare providers facing insolvency, and outline strategic approaches for restructuring. Read More

Tax Preparer Due Diligence Audits: Avoiding and Preparing for IRS Examinations, Acting on...
June 9, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will explain steps tax preparers can take to ensure they meet the IRS' due diligence requirements for claiming taxpayer credits and benefits, including the American Opportunity Tax Credit, Earned Income Credit, Child Tax Credit, and Head of Household Filing status. Our panel of IRS exam... Read More

Patent Infringement: Structuring Opinions of Counsel
Leveraging Opinion Letters to Reduce the Risks of Liability and Enhanced Damages
June 9, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide patent counsel with an analysis of the evolving role of attorney opinions in defending 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 practices... Read More

Private Offering Exemptions and Blue Sky Laws: Avoiding State Compliance Pitfalls
Standards of Review, Disclosure and Filing Requirements, Financial Statements, Broker Exem...
June 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will focus on the interaction of federal securities exemptions and state "blue sky" laws. The panel will discuss the general state regulatory framework, how state blue sky laws vary, and why some states can be particularly problematic when taking advantage of Regulation D Rule 504 an... Read More

Maximizing the 199A Deduction: Increasing Assets and Wages, Separating and Aggregating Bus...
June 13, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide advisers to businesses with strategies to increase the generous 20 percent QBI (qualified business income) deduction under 199A. The panel will cover tips to maximize W-2 income and assets when applicable, separating and aggregating businesses, and other planning tips. Read More

Structuring Real Estate Development Agreements With Municipalities
Leveraging Agreements for Long-Term Development Projects and Addressing Land Use and Infra...
June 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide practical guidance for land use and real estate counsel to structure and negotiate development agreements with municipalities for property development or redevelopment. The panel will discuss terms to ensure implementation and protect against challenges to the deal. Read More

Form 8621 PFIC Reporting: Passive Foreign Investment Company Rules
Proposed and Final Regs, Subpart F Expansion, Dealing With Dual CFC/PFIC Status, QEF Elect...
June 14, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will furnish tax advisers with a thorough and practical guide to reporting investments in a passive foreign investment company (PFIC) on IRS Form 8621. The panel will identify those investments that require PFIC reporting, outline the various elections available to taxpayers holding inte... Read More

Attorney-Client Privilege in Insurance Disputes: Preserving Confidentiality, Meeting Legal...
Waiver and Exceptions to the Privilege, the Tripartite Relationship, and the Role of Couns...
June 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide insurance counsel on steps to protect confidential communications and preserve the attorney-client privilege. The panel will discuss waiver and exceptions to the privilege, the interplay with reinsurance and reporting to reinsurers, the tripartite relationship, the role of... Read More

Real Estate Joint Ventures: Waterfall Structures, Developer Promote, IRR Lookback, Clawbac...
Calculating and Structuring Promote, Planning for Phantom Income, and Taxation of Carried...
June 14, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will guide real estate counsel through the essential components of a real estate joint venture, including attention to provisions for allocating management rights and responsibilities, establishing manager/developer promote, structuring capital contributions (and remedies for failure... Read More

Cannabis Business Regulation: Scaling Up Operations and Supply Chain, Security Risks, Paym...
June 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will address the issues related to the cannabis supply chain and how counsel can address those concerns in the contract. The panel will discuss the main market and regulatory hurdles that hinder cannabis from becoming a more widespread commodity crop. This panel will discuss challeng... Read More

ESOP Transactions in Estate Planning: Income and Transfer Taxes, Considerations for Closel...
June 14, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide guidance to estate planners on utilizing employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) transactions for business succession planning and minimizing estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes. The panel will discuss the basics of ESOP structures and transactions, inc... Read More

Structuring Value-Based Contracts: Key Considerations, Risk Mitigation, and Implementation
June 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel on structuring value-based contracts and the key considerations related to various value-based care reimbursement models for both single provider groups or collaboration of providers such as clinically integrated networks. Topics covered will include the new value-... Read More

Student-Athlete NIL: Federal and State Legislative Updates and Disparities, Litigation Tre...
June 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide counsel to companies, universities, and student-athletes on name, image, and likeness (NIL) developments. The panel will discuss legislative updates and litigation trends and address pay-to-play concerns and issues related to using a university's IP. The panel will also d... Read More

Patent Drafting for Cryptocurrency Innovations: Overcoming Eligibility Challenges, Minimiz...
June 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide patent counsel on prosecuting cryptocurrency-related patents. The panel will discuss steps to reduce the likelihood of rejection and strategies for effectively drafting patent applications. The panel will also look at litigation trends and how they inform patent prosecutio... Read More

Military Divorce Evidence: Identifying, Discovering, Obtaining, Introducing Military Finan...
June 15, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will prepare family law attorneys to identify and use documents that are critical for military divorce cases. The panel will explain how to obtain, understand, and introduce the materials into evidence. Read More

Partnership Losses in Excess of Basis: Preparing for the IRS' New Audit Campaign
June 15, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will prepare pass-through advisors to withstand IRS challenges to partners' basis calculations. Our panel of federal tax experts will guide partners and tax professionals through the calculations necessary to determine a partner's basis in a partnership, the IRS examination, and handlin... Read More

Wrap Insurance for Construction Projects: Scope of Coverage, Resolving Coverage and Indemn...
June 15, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide insurance and real estate counsel with an analysis of the characteristics and function of wrap insurance programs, discuss their advantages and potential pitfalls, highlight critical coverage and exclusion issues, and outline solutions to thorny indemnification matters. Read More

Products Liability: Managing and Defending Recalls, Post-Recall Defense Strategies, and In...
June 15, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide in-house and outside products liability counsel with a review of current and evolving legal trends in complying with and defending the adequacy of recalls and other post-sale activities. The panel will discuss best strategies for managing and defending recalls, typical c... Read More

Bankruptcy as Litigation Strategy: Establishing the Limits of Good Faith Filing to Manage...
Legal Options for Preserving Enterprise Value While Resolving Mass Torts, Energy, Environm...
June 15, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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The CLE webinar will discuss three interrelated and recurring issues at the forefront of bankruptcy practice and strategy: standards for dismissal due to bad faith filing, the discretion afforded company directors in selecting an appropriate forum for filing, and the usefulness of resolving mass tor... Read More

Healthcare M&A and Assessing Material Regulatory Risks: Reimbursement, Fraud and Abuse, Li...
June 15, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on evaluating regulatory risks in healthcare mergers and acquisitions. The panel will discuss some diligence requests to address such risks in pre-transaction diligence and how to address these risks in transaction documents. The panel will offer best pr... Read More

Complex Gift Reporting on Form 709: GRATs, Business Interests, Crummey Trusts, CLTs and CR...
June 15, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will guide practitioners through reporting of more complicated gifts, including examples of how gratuitous transfers made under common estate planning strategies should be reported and disclosed on Form 709. Our expert panel will discuss in detail the reporting of gifting to GRATs, Crumm... Read More

Bereavement Leave Policies: Determining Workplace Enforcement at Intersection of Defined P...
Assessment and Monitoring of Job Performance Under an Open-Ended Leave Policy
June 15, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide employment counsel with advice on how employers can and should handle grief and bereavement leave. The panel will address the intersection of defined bereavement leave, the FLMA, and the ADA. The panel will discuss how the growing use of open-ended leave policies creates... Read More

Adapting Personal Injury Strategies to Changing Societal Sensibilities: Reasonableness, Da...
Strategies for Responding to Increased Expectations for Protection From the Unknown and Sh...
June 15, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will explore fundamental changes to personal injury cases, claims, damages, and strategies brought about by the pandemic and how they affect plaintiff and defense approaches. The program will explain how the experiences during the pandemic have and are changing what counsel must prov... Read More

Oil and Gas M&A Transactions: FTC Scrutiny and Antitrust Enforcement, Deal Structures, Key...
June 15, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel advising companies in the oil and gas industry on structuring M&A deals and increased scrutiny and antitrust enforcement by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The panel will discuss due diligence measures that effectively identify and mitigate risks and liabilitie... Read More

Navigating ACA Coverage and Reporting Requirements: Avoiding IRS Audits and Penalties, Bes...
Classifying Employees, Determining Affordability, Properly Reporting Offer and Coverage In...
June 15, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide employee benefits counsel on effective methods to comply with Section 4980H of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The panel will discuss the challenges in classifying employees correctly under the monthly or look-back measurement methods, determining affordability, properly re... Read More

Transfer Pricing Issues and Considerations for Real Estate Transactions: REITs, Mitigating...
June 15, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with an in-depth analysis of recent transfer pricing guidance and issues for real estate investment trusts (REITs). The panel will discuss key tax issues for REITs with taxable REIT subsidiaries, restructuring leases, potential tax implicati... Read More

Tax Considerations in Negotiating, Structuring, and Documenting M&A Transactions
Stock Sales Versus Asset Sales, Taxable Deals Versus Tax-Free Reorganizations, Earnouts, a...
June 15, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will provide an advanced discussion of tax considerations deal attorneys must consider when negotiating, structuring, and documenting M&A deals. The panel will discuss key issues relevant to stock sales versus asset sales, stock purchases with a Section 338 election, taxable transact... Read More

Community Property Rules in Estate Planning: Trusts and Third-Party Transactions
Transfers of Property to Avoid Community Property Issues, Partition Transactions and Fundi...
June 16, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will provide estate planners guidance on utilizing trusts and third-party transactions to avoid the application of community property laws. The panel will discuss types of trusts, recent court cases, powers of appointment, agreements for periodic partition and funding, and Crummey p... Read More

Tax Strategies for Breweries: Leasing vs. Buying Kegs, Choice of Entity, R&D Credit, Excis...
June 16, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will address general business decisions, the taxes paid that are specific to beverage alcohol industries, and the incentives available for brewery owners and advisers. Our brewery experts will focus on steps to minimize taxes and maximize profits for these businesses. Read More

Decentralized Autonomous Organizations: Governance Using Blockchain and Smart Contracts
Mitigating Ownership Risk, Limitations of DAO in Litigation, Ability to Raise Capital
June 16, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss an emerging new form of organization, the decentralized autonomous organization (DAO). The panel will discuss how blockchain and smart contracts permit this novel form of governance structure. The panel will discuss the risks and advantages of utilizing a DAO instead of,... Read More

Clearing Title for Defects Involving Easements, Encroachments, and Survey/Boundary Dispute...
Identifying and Resolving Common Title Defects to Ensure Closing the Deal
June 16, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide real estate counsel with a review and discussion on how to identify and resolve title defects and boundary issues arising from property surveys, easements, and encroachments. The program will analyze the various issues that give rise to these common matters and best prac... Read More

Conducting and Analyzing Prior Art Searches: Validity, Patentability, Infringement, FTO, S...
June 16, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide patent counsel on structuring and conducting prior art searches using traditional and next-generation tools. The panel will also discuss the reporting of search results and offer best practices for analyzing prior art searches to maximize patent protection. Read More

Post-Arbitration Judicial Proceedings: Implementing Badgerow v. Walters and Returning to S...
How Badgerow May Shift the Balance of Power When Vacating or Confirming an Arbitration Awa...
June 16, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will explore the significant changes in post-arbitration proceedings after the U.S. Supreme Court's rejection in Badgerow of "look through" federal jurisdiction. The program will address how the nature of post-arbitration review has been altered and what moving a substantial number o... Read More

Distressed Financing: Avoiding Pitfalls in Planning and Execution
Agency Resignation and Transfer, Rebalancing of Facilities, and Internal and Regulatory Co...
June 16, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine some of the more common pitfalls in loan restructurings that frequently are unidentified or ignored until they appear at or after closing. The panel discussion will include agency resignations, loan mechanics, internal compliance, and regulatory considerations, as well a... Read More

Avoiding Trust Fund Recovery Penalties: Identifying Responsible Parties and Willful Violat...
June 20, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will review when and how the trust fund recovery penalty (TFRP) is assessed, including who is a responsible party and what constitutes a willful violation. Our panel of federal tax veterans will review recent and notable cases discussing how the courts interpret these criteria under IRC... Read More

Renewable Energy Projects and Land Rights Issues: Leases, Easements, Competing Land Use Ac...
June 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide renewable energy counsel guidance on the legal agreements that are used to establish site control for renewable energy projects and managing the challenges of competing land rights for renewable energy projects. The panel will discuss the siting and development of renewa... Read More

ESG Class Action Defense Strategies: Reassessing Traditional Approaches to Standing, Disco...
June 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss defense strategies in class actions and litigation related to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) representations regarding climate change, greenwashing, and social diversity. The program will discuss unique issues concerning standing, discovery, pre-certificati... Read More

Finders and Unregistered Broker-Dealers: Understanding the Risks and Recent Developments
Avoiding the Pitfalls of Broker-Dealer Registration Violations, Lessons From SEC Enforceme...
June 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will analyze the legal pitfalls for securities issuers who utilize unregistered "finders" to solicit investors, the SEC's restrictive position on permissible activities of finders, activities that require broker-dealer registration, and SEC regulatory actions regarding unregistered b... Read More

Negotiating Consent Decrees for Environmental Violations: Critical Strategies for Modifyin...
June 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide lawyers in negotiating consent decrees for violations of environmental regulations. Our panel will offer violation-specific best practices and present fellow practitioners with mission-critical pointers on the negotiation and drafting of critical consent decree clauses. Th... Read More

Obvious-Type Double Patenting and PTEs: Defeating ODP Rejections and Avoiding Terminal Dis...
June 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide IP counsel in understanding double patenting. The panel will analyze recent court treatment, offer best practices to defeat double patenting rejections and avoid terminal disclaimers, and provide specific language to consider if a terminal disclaimer must be filed. Read More

Willful FBAR Violations: Distinguishing Willful and Nonwillful, Relevant Factors, Mitigati...
June 21, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will examine the most recent and notable cases and guidance surrounding FBAR violations. Our astute panel will cover the factors differentiating willful and nonwillful violations, what constitutes willful blindness, enforcement measures, and steps taxpayers can take to mitigate and avoi... Read More

Structuring Real Estate Sale-Leasebacks: An Alternative to Mortgage Financing for Owner-Op...
Strategies for Improving Balance Sheet, Maintaining Control of RE Assets, Recovering Capit...
June 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide real estate and finance counsel with the tools to structure sale-leaseback transactions. The panel will also discuss the advantages and pitfalls of these deals for seller/tenants and buyer/investors and offer best practices to structure the deal for all parties to protec... Read More

Tax Issues for Cryptocurrency Investment Vehicles: U.S. Tax Law, Reporting, PTP Rules, ECI...
June 21, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide tax and other interested professionals with an in-depth analysis of key tax considerations and challenges for digital asset investment vehicles and hedge funds investing in cryptocurrency and other digital assets. The panel will discuss U.S. tax rules and obstacles f... Read More

Nursing Home Depositions: Establishing Liability Using State Surveys, MDS, OBRA, Policies...
June 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide personal injury and medical malpractice attorneys in nursing home abuse and negligence cases on how to nimbly handle state surveys and reports, patients' Minimum Data Set (MDS) required assessments, the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (OBRA) and related regulations, and... Read More

Digital Fashion and Brand Protection: Leveraging Copyright, Trademark, and Trade Dress; Ow...
June 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on protecting fashion intellectual property in the metaverse. The panel will discuss the various forms of IP that can protect fashion in the digital world of virtual reality and gaming and with respect to non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and the challenges of enforce... Read More

Statements of Auditing Standards No.134- No.140: Changes to Auditors' Report, Materiality,...
June 21, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This webinar will explain the changes made to audits by SASs 134-140 issued by the AICPA Auditing Standards Board. Our accounting and auditing experts will walk practitioners through the latest guidance and offer advice on complying with these current standards. Read More

Sales Contract Clauses: Unilateral Renewals, Exclusivity Provisions, Hidden MFN Clauses, B...
June 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will provide counsel with advice on common issues in standard form sales contracts. The panel will address issues of trap clauses in many standard master contracts. The panel will discuss best practices for avoiding liability and risks associated with these provisions, such as unila... Read More

Estate Planning With Charitable Lead Trusts: CLATs, CLUTs, Income Taxes, GST Issues, Deduc...
June 21, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide guidance to estate planners on key planning strategies utilizing charitable lead trusts (CLTs). The panel will discuss key methods for incorporating a charitable split-interest trust in an estate plan, the advantages and challenges of charitable lead annuity trusts (... Read More

Cram-Up Under Chapter 11: Overcoming Objections From Dissenting Secured Lenders
June 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will instruct bankruptcy attorneys about creating and opposing "cram-up" Chapter 11 plans under which the plan is accepted by junior creditors and then crammed up on senior objecting creditors. Read More

Personal Jurisdiction Over Nonresident Corporations: Applying Ford's Related-To Test for S...
Jurisdictional Limits Under Ford Motor Co. v. Montana Eighth Jud. Dist. Ct. and Ford Motor...
June 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the issue of personal jurisdiction over nonresident corporate defendants in light of the Supreme Court's unanimous decisions in Ford Motor Co. v. Montana Eighth Jud. Dist. Ct. and Ford Motor Co. v. Bandemer. The program will discuss prior rulings by the Supreme Court on... Read More

Negotiating Hotel Purchase and Sale Transactions: Key Legal Issues for Buyers and Sellers
Closing Contingencies and Reps and Warranties; Evaluating Existing Management and Franchis...
June 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the critical legal issues in purchasing and selling a hotel property, considering the unique aspects of this asset class. The program will focus on seller representations and warranties, key contract provisions in the purchase and sale agreement, and retention or termina... Read More

Equity Joint Ventures: Structuring Capital Contribution, Waterfall and Other Payment Provi...
Promoted Interest, Carried Interest, Cash Flow Splits, and Related Issues
June 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide deal counsel on structuring capital contribution and distribution provisions in equity joint venture (JV) agreements. The panel will discuss key legal and tax issues and JV agreement provisions, including promoted interest, carried interest, cash flow splits, and related p... Read More

Structuring International Contracts: Choice of Law, Jurisdiction, Language, Arbitration Cl...
June 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel to companies doing business internationally on key considerations when structuring international contracts. The panel will discuss core contract provisions and offer strategies for addressing and minimizing the risks inherent to international business dealings. Read More

Changes to AIA Contract Documents: What Construction Lawyers Need to Know
Current Insurance and Bonds Exhibit, Owner-Contractor Documents, Owner-Architect Agreement...
June 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will explain critical modifications to the AIA Construction Contracts Documents. The panel will devote significant attention to the creation of the Insurance and Bonds Exhibit. Read More

Jury Selection in Employment Litigation: Preparing for Voir Dire, Identifying Bias, Levera...
June 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide employment litigators with strategic techniques for jury selection. The panel will offer tips for using social media and questionnaires, weeding out jurors, dealing with tainted jurors, and avoiding common mistakes during voir dire. Read More

HIPAA's Right of Access; Defining Designated Record Set, OCR Enforcement, Overcoming Compl...
June 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on HIPAA's right of access. The panel will discuss defining the designated record set and evaluate common scenarios in which liability may arise. The panel will also discuss the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR's)... Read More

New Subpart F and PFIC Regulations for U.S. Investors and Domestic Funds
Calculating Subpart F and PFIC Inclusions, Partner-Level PFIC Elections, IRC Sec. 1248, CF...
June 22, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide tax counsel and advisers guidance on recently released final and proposed regulations for calculating Subpart F and passive foreign investment company (PFIC) inclusions. The panel will discuss key provisions of the final and proposed rules, the impact to U.S. investo... Read More

ERISA Long-Term Disability Claims: Appeal Strategies, Rights and Protections, Best Practic...
June 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will provide ERISA attorneys with a comprehensive overview of the appeals procedures and strategies for handling ERISA long-term disability claims. The panel will discuss how to file a strong appeal for long-term disability benefits subject to ERISA, protection and rights for long-t... Read More

ERISA Covered Health and Welfare Plan Administration: Compliance, Fiduciary Liability, DOL...
Impact of the 2021 Consolidated Appropriations Act, Mental Health Parity Rules, Prohibited...
June 23, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide ERISA counsel, fiduciaries, and administrators on key health and welfare plan design and compliance challenges. The panel will discuss key issues faced by plan sponsors and administrators, the impact of the Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA) of 2021, new mental health p... Read More

Calculating Trust Accounting Income Under Uniform Principal and Income Act
June 23, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a more in-depth exploration of the fiduciary income calculations and determinations contained in the Uniform Principal and Income Act (UPIA). The panel will detail how to apply UPIA provisions to differentiate between corpus and... Read More

Term Sheets and Commitment Letters in Real Estate Finance: Key Provisions, Underwriting an...
June 23, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss the preparation and negotiation of term sheets and commitment letters in real estate finance transactions. The panel will examine key terms and appropriate uses for term sheets vs. commitment letters. The panel will also discuss the additional risks associated with comm... Read More

Structuring Secured Lending Transactions: Key Provisions, Anti-Assignment and Other Comple...
Interpreting Best Efforts, Ordinary Course, Business Judgment, Reasonable Discretion
June 23, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will help counsel interpret loan document terms that are often not adequately understood, including "ordinary course of business," "best efforts," "reasonable best efforts," "commercially reasonable efforts", "business judgment" and "reasonable discretion." The panel will also discu... Read More

Blockchain Asset Tax Planning: Emerging Issues with Respect to Cryptocurrencies, NFTs, and...
Mining and Staking Awards, QSBS Treatment, IRAs, Wash Sales, Form 8949 and FBAR Reporting
June 23, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will review the current state of taxation of blockchain assets for entrepreneurs, founders, and venture capital investors. Our panel will discuss the latest IRS guidance and offer advice on planning opportunities with respect to the taxation of cryptocurrencies, NFTs, and other digital a... Read More

Sales Tax Rules Post-Wayfair: Comparing and Contrasting States' Responses
June 23, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This webinar will address the latest state sales tax strategies, thresholds, and compliance obligations in response to the U.S. Supreme Court condoning a state's right to collect tax on remote sellers in South Dakota v. Wayfair Inc. Read More

Bankruptcy and Difficult Valuation Issues: Allocation, Intangibles, Contingent Assets, NFT...
Strategies for Secured Creditors
June 28, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide bankruptcy counsel for lenders through increasingly difficult and dizzying valuation issues in business bankruptcies. The program will discuss how to measure the worth of intangible, contingent, and other hard-to-value assets, issues created by more complex financial stru... Read More

Estate Planning for Income Tax Reduction: Strategies for Maximizing New Basis
Leveraging Estate Tax Inclusion, Partnerships, Trusts, and Powers of Appointment
June 28, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE webinar will prepare estate planning counsel and tax advisers to unravel, understand, and utilize stepped-up basis for income tax purposes. The panel will outline specific techniques for estate tax planning to leverage the advantages of a new basis at death, which often is a step-up in... Read More

SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS: Evaluating Cloud Service Agreement Models, Negotiating Key Terms, Mi...
June 28, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide business and technology counsel in drafting contracts for cloud computing services customers. The program will focus on the key terms in these contracts and discuss how they differ from traditional software license terms. The panel will address some of the most common mist... Read More

Preparing New Schedules K-2 and K-3: Qualifying for Penalty Relief, Who Must File, Reporti...
June 28, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will discuss new required Schedules K-2 and K-3 for reporting partners' income, deductions, and credits from foreign activity. Our panel of highly experienced tax specialists will explain each part of each schedule so that tax practitioners can efficiently meet this new reporting obligat... Read More

Tax Issues With M&A Representations, Warranties, and Indemnifications: Reps and Warranty I...
June 28, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will guide tax counsel and advisers on the tax ramifications of representations, warranties, and indemnification provisions in mergers and acquisitions. The panel will discuss critical tax considerations for indemnification payments and losses and representation and warranty insu... Read More

Rights of Publicity and Social Media: Navigating the Complexities Absent Clear Court Guida...
Leveraging Social Media and Minimizing Exposure to Infringement Risk
June 28, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide companies and counsel on leveraging social media in brand promotion while navigating the right of publicity. The panel will offer best practices for minimizing infringement risks with little court precedent as guidance and differing state laws. Read More

Proposed EPA Ban of Asbestos: Prohibiting Manufacture, Import, and Processing of New and A...
June 28, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will examine the proposed U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rule prohibiting ongoing use of chrysotile asbestos, the only known form of asbestos currently imported into the United States. The panel will discuss how the 2021 Draft Protocol is significantly different from the... Read More

Ethically Representing Clients With Adverse Interests: Assessing When Legal Adverseness Re...
June 28, 2022 CLE, CLE Ethics Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide both litigators and transactional lawyers in distinguishing between a prohibited representation that is directly adverse to concurrent or former clients and a permitted representation. The program will review scenarios where conflicts are relatively straightforward but fo... Read More

Attorney-Client Privilege and Bank Examination Privilege for Financial Institutions
Protecting Confidential Information in Internal Investigations and Bank Regulatory Exams;...
June 28, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will analyze attorney-client privilege and bank examination privilege as applied to financial institutions. The panel will discuss how to respond to document requests that seek privileged information, how to respond to regulatory requests for privileged information, and the consequen... Read More

Real Estate Finance: Structuring Earnout, Release Parcel, and Partial Prepayment/Defeasanc...
June 28, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss holdbacks and earnout provisions under which mortgage proceeds are retained by the lender but made available to the borrower upon satisfaction of certain conditions. The panel will also analyze provisions that allow for the release of a parcel post-closing, including th... Read More

Advising Family Office Clients on Recurring Legal, Tax, and Business Issues
Navigating Investment Adviser Act, Employment, Executive Compensation, Tax, and ERISA Issu...
June 29, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss legal issues attendant with advising family offices established by high net worth individuals and families. The program will discuss the Investment Advisers Act, employment and executive compensation, and U.S. and foreign income tax issues. Read More

Food Safety Regulation and Litigation: Minimizing the Risk of Product Liability Claims
Mastering the Standards for Fault, Causation, and Damages in Food Safety Litigation
June 29, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide product liability counsel with a review of the latest regulatory and case law developments related to food safety. The panel will examine critical issues in food safety litigation, explain the standards for fault, causation, and damages, and offer best practices to defen... Read More

Insured vs. Insurer: Litigating Priorities in Subrogation Proceeds and the Made Whole Doct...
June 29, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide insurance company, policyholder, and in-house counsel through the nuances of the "made whole doctrine" and the many different types of releases, waivers, and other devices insurance companies use to clarify or mitigate its effect to maintain priority recoveries from third... Read More

Noncompetes Under New State Law Restrictions: Wage Requirements, Notice, Time, Layoffs, Pr...
June 29, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the latest state legislative changes and case law trends regarding noncompete agreements and other restrictive covenants in New York, California, Illinois, Washington, and other states and the current status of proposed changes to federal labor law. The panel will offer... Read More

M&A Engagement Letters: Strategies for Buyers, Sellers, Investment Banks, and Their Counse...
Negotiating Scope of Engagement, Fees, Confidentiality, Termination, Indemnification, and...
June 29, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will guide M&A counsel in preparing engagement letters between a buyer or seller and its investment bank. The panel will examine the principal sections of an engagement letter and discuss effective negotiation strategies. Read More

Trust Establishment and Termination: Avoiding Common Errors
Funding, Choosing a Trustee, Situs, Final Distributions, Excess Deductions on Termination,...
June 29, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will review the primary concerns of grantors, taxpayers, and trust and estate professionals when forming and terminating trusts. Our panel will discuss initial concerns, including trust situs, funding a trust, and selecting an appropriate trustee. Our experts will cover finalizing a tru... Read More

Reconciling GAAP Basis and Tax Basis in Partnership Income Tax Returns and K-1 Schedules
June 29, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide tax preparers and compliance professionals serving partnerships with a robust and practical guide to reconciling GAAP and tax basis accounting in preparing partnership income tax returns and K-1 schedules. The panel will discuss complex book-to-tax adjustments and the curren... Read More

Personal Injury Claims for Uber and Lyft Accidents: Complex Liability and Insurance Covera...
June 29, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide personal injury attorneys in navigating the complex liability and insurance coverage issues that arise from auto accidents involving rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft. The panel will discuss the plaintiff and defense perspectives on this emerging area of the law. Read More

Siting and Permitting Large-Scale Renewables: Regulatory Considerations, Land Use Challeng...
June 29, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will help companies participating in energy projects and their counsel understand and navigate the challenges of siting and permitting large-scale renewable facilities. The panel will discuss risks and considerations during the various stages of an energy project, state and county tr... Read More

Section 112 Issues in IPR Proceedings: Using Section 112 as a Sword or a Shield
Addressing Section 112 Issues in IPR Petitions, Establishing Priority or Earlier Critical...
June 30, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide guidance on Section 112 issues that arise during an inter partes review (IPR) proceeding. The panel will address the Patent Trial and Appeal Board's (PTAB's) response to assertions that claims do not comply with 112 and will discuss related claim construction issues. The... Read More

Cybersecurity Incident Reporting for Critical Infrastructure Act: Reporting Timeframes, Li...
Security Controls, Incident Response Team, Communication Plans, Evidence Preservation, Leg...
June 30, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the Cyber Incident Reporting for Critical Infrastructure Act of 2022 (CIRCIA). The panel will address when businesses must report to the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), the reporting timeframes, liability protections, and enforcement. The panel w... Read More

Document Request Responses Under FRCP 34's and 26's Exacting Standards: Answering Broad Re...
Impermissible Boilerplate, Vague Objections, Outdated Templates, Relevancy, Proportionalit...
June 30, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will explore the challenges in responding to document requests--particularly broad requests--under FRCP 26 and 34 and propose solutions to several perennial discovery problems, including overbroad requests, privilege, and novel ways to restrict responses. The panel will also raise qu... Read More

Rule 23(b)(2) Injunctive Relief Class Actions: Recent Decisions, Approaches for Plaintiffs...
June 30, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the standards for injunctive classes and cover recent judicial decisions on this topic. Our panel will also discuss approaches to Rule 23(b)(2) class actions from both the plaintiff and defense perspectives. Read More

Financing of Bitcoin and Other Crypto Assets: Structuring, Regulatory, Valuation, and Hedg...
June 30, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will analyze legal challenges to financing bitcoin and other crypto assets for bank and non-bank lenders. The panel will discuss the underlying blockchain architecture for transferring cryptocurrencies and regulatory, valuation, hedging, and UCC perfection issues concerning financin... Read More

Incorporating ESG in Commercial Leases: Building Certification, Use of Renewable Energy an...
June 30, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will provide landlord-tenant counsel with guidance on incorporating ESG considerations into future leases. The panel will discuss specific provisions to consider, how to split costs among stakeholders to meet these requirements, and best practices for properties that desire to meet... Read More

Municipal Land Use Regulation: Challenging Historic Notions of the Public's Best Interests...
June 30, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will explore provocative and novel issues facing cities or counties hoping to change often-Byzantine land use laws on critical subjects, best strategies for developers seeking to change zoning or obtain variances, and strategies and tools for those who wish to protect existing zonin... Read More

Advanced Income Tax Apportionment Issues Confronting Multistate Companies
Navigating States' Application of Market-Based Sourcing, Utilizing Alternative Apportionme...
June 30, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will prepare tax executives and managers to handle the most complex and challenging apportionment issues with broad application to companies operating in various industries and a large number of states. The panel will go beyond the basics of apportionment for corporate tax professionals... Read More

Structuring IRA Trusts in Estate Planning to Comply With SECURE Act Rules
Modifying Trust Provisions, Minimizing Taxes and Preserving Assets, 10-Year Rule, Benefici...
July 6, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE course will prepare estate planning practitioners and tax advisers to identify key estate planning issues associated with IRA trusts under the SECURE Act. The panel will outline the current SECURE Act's rules and requirements, the potential implications of SECURE Act 2.0, the asset protecti... Read More

Domesticating Individually Owned Controlled Foreign Corporations Under Current Tax Law
Restructuring CFCs for U.S. Taxpayers, Mitigating Tax Liability, Section 962 Election, Tra...
July 6, 2022 CLE, CPE Live Webinar
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This course will guide tax professionals and advisers on the legal challenges and available planning techniques for domesticating individually owned controlled foreign corporations (CFCs) under current tax law. The panel will discuss rules governing U.S. persons with non-U.S. businesses and investme... Read More

Oil and Gas Transportation and Processing Agreements: Key Issues, Title, Risks, Liability,...
Regulatory Framework, Dedication, Covenants Running With the Land, Control and Possession,...
July 6, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide energy attorneys guidance on crucial issues for drafting, reviewing, and negotiating oil and gas transportation and processing agreements. The panel will discuss key business and legal provisions and considerations, tips for mitigating risks and liability, covenants, con... Read More

Medicaid Best Price Policy and New CMS Guidance: Implications for Value-Based Purchasing A...
July 6, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on the Medicaid Best Price policy and the recent Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) guidance. The panel will discuss the implications of the policy for drug manufacturers and payors considering value-based purchasing (VBP) arrangements. The... Read More

Qualified Plan Errors: Identification and Correction, Recent IRS and DOL Guidance, Avoidin...
July 6, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will provide employee benefits counsel with an in-depth analysis of identifying retirement plan errors and making necessary corrections. The panel will discuss critical issues for qualified plan structuring and implementation, recent IRS and DOL guidance and enforcement actions, ava... Read More

Avoiding IRS Audit Red Flags: IRS' DIF Score, LB&I vs. Correspondence Exams, Statutes of L...
July 6, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will give a first-hand look at how the Internal Revenue Service selects tax returns for audit. Our IRS veteran will provide insights into the different levels of IRS examinations, appropriate responses, and how to avoid the expansion or escalation of an audit. Read More

Trademark Registration and Use in the EU: Navigating Examination, Refusals, Appeals, and O...
July 6, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide trademark counsel on trademark registration and use in the European Union (EU). The panel will discuss what can and cannot be registered to file the trademark application. The panel will discuss refusals, documentation, the classification system, the examination procedure... Read More

Obtaining Mobile Phone Evidence Without the Individual Device: Discovery Solutions
July 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel through the processes and mechanics of actually obtaining mobile phone data from mobile phone carriers when one does not have access to the individual device or when it is impractical to forensically analyze each relevant person's phone or device. The program will... Read More

Litigating Broker Liability for Trucking Accident Injury Claims: Theories of Liability, De...
July 7, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will examine the liability of property (cargo) brokers and shippers for injuries sustained in trucking accidents. The panel will discuss the prevailing theories of liability, including negligent hiring, selection, vicarious liability, and the statutory employment doctrine. They will... Read More

Title Insurance For Real Estate Mezzanine Financing: UCC Policy Requirements and Coverage
July 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine basic mezzanine debt structure and discuss the title insurance options available to mezzanine lenders, including a rundown of the requirements and necessary documentation for insuring the pledges of equity involved in a mezzanine loan and a discussion of title issues rel... Read More

Recurring Revenue Financing: Structuring, Documentation, and Financial Covenants
Alternative Financing for Early Stage Growth Companies
July 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine the unique characteristics of recurring revenue financing (RRF) and the issues lenders and borrowers should consider in structuring recurring revenue transactions. The panel will also discuss how to address the conversion of such transactions to more conventional earning... Read More

Mastering Form 5472: Filing Requirements for Foreign Individuals, LLCs, and Companies
Meeting Information Return Requirements for Foreign-Owned Disregarded Entities and 25%-For...
July 7, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course 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 disregarded entities (DREs) with foreign owners. The panel will provide line-by-line guidance on completing the form, define comple... Read More

Tax Issues for Manufacturers and Distributors: State Incentives and Credits, Sales Tax Com...
July 7, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will guide tax professionals through key tax challenges for manufacturers and distributors. The panel will discuss opportunities for federal and state tax incentives, sales and use tax implications and exemptions, capital expenses, NOLs, and other essential tax items. Read More

Accounting for Cryptocurrency and Digital Assets: Classification, Measurement, Financial R...
July 12, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This webinar will explain recording the receipt, disposition, and financial reporting aspects of digital assets, including cryptocurrency, for accountants and auditors. Our panel of accounting and audit experts will provide recommendations for accounting for these assets that are quickly becoming co... Read More

International Cryptocurrency Tax Compliance Challenges: Information and Income Tax Reporti...
July 12, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will discuss the information and income tax reporting obligations for individuals and businesses owning cryptocurrency. Our panel of foreign tax veterans will discuss the diverse treatment of digital assets in the U.S. and abroad, provide insights and advice on meeting tax and disclosur... Read More

Negotiating CAM Provisions in Commercial Leases: Standard Inclusions, Capped CAM, Fixed Co...
July 12, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will provide real property counsel with a detailed explanation of common area maintenance (CAM) provisions in commercial leases. The panel will outline which costs are standard inclusions and what can and should be excluded. The panel will offer alternative methods of managing CAM co... Read More

Environmental Issues in Solar Energy Projects
Pre-Project Environmental Due Diligence, Environmental Impact Review, Federal Permitting R...
July 12, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide an overview of the environmental laws and regulations governing the development of solar power projects, from small rooftop installations sited on existing buildings to utility-scale solar farms. The panel will discuss pre-project environmental due diligence, compliance... Read More

Trusts and Divorce: Discovering Hidden Trusts, Reaching Trust Assets, Protecting Beneficia...
July 12, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will prepare family law practitioners with best practices to represent divorcing parties who are interested in or seek to claim an interest in a spouse's trust. The panel will review how to answer the critical question of whether the trust is accessible as well as offer drafting meth... Read More

Insurer Duty to Defend Biometric-Related Statutory Violations: Triggers, Standing, Pleadin...
July 12, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar is about when and how liability insurance of various kinds will give rise to the duty to defend alleged violations of statutes regulating the collection and disclosure of biometric-related information, including fingerprints, facial recognition, voice recordings, and even keystroke... 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
July 12, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide legal practitioners with practical advice about preparing 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, highlight the attendant risks an... Read More

Structuring Waterfall Provisions in LLC and Partnership Agreements
Navigating Complex Distribution Structures, Minimizing Negative Tax Consequences
July 12, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course 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 timing and types of distributions (including tax distributio... Read More

Conflicts Between GDPR and U.S. Discovery Rules: Navigating the Privacy-Protection Law Cat...
Strategies for Avoiding and Mitigating Conflicting Obligations Between U.S. and Local Law
July 12, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide litigators in managing high-stakes clashes between U.S. discovery obligations and foreign privacy protection laws, primarily the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The panel will discuss the growing importance of foreign privacy laws in U.S. litigation, curre... Read More

Preparing New Form 7203: Calculating S Corporation Shareholders' Stock and Debt Basis
Utilizing Prior Suspended Losses, Taxing Loan Repayments, Reconstructing Basis
July 13, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide hands-on examples of reporting S corporation basis calculations on new Form 7203, S Corporation Shareholder Stock and Debt Basis Limitations, including reporting loan repayments, stock blocks, and utilization of prior years' suspended losses. Our panel of flow-through vetera... Read More

Understanding Opportunity Zone Tax Incentives in Light of New Congressional Oversight and...
July 13, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a detailed analysis of the qualified opportunity zone (QOZ) tax incentives in light of new congressional oversight and the recent Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) report. The panel will discuss recent developmen... Read More

Financing Renewable Energy: Utilizing Green and Sustainability-Linked Loans and Sustainabl...
Project Eligibility Criteria, Use of Proceeds, Management, Reporting, Annual Disclosures,...
July 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide corporate and renewable energy counsel with an in-depth analysis of utilizing green and sustainability-linked loans (SLLs) and sustainable bonds to finance renewable energy projects. The panel will discuss the key components of each financing option, project eligibility... Read More

Physician-Owned Management Services Organizations: Regulatory Compliance, Contract Conside...
July 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on physician-owned management services organizations (MSOs). The panel will discuss contract considerations, regulatory issues, and recent governmental investigations/enforcement. The panel will also offer best practices for determining whether to pursue... Read More

Employee Severance Agreements and Section 409A Deferred Compensation: Withstanding Heighte...
July 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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The CLE course will guide counsel on structuring employee severance or separation agreements to comply with Section 409A's deferred compensation restrictions. The panel will discuss best practices for performing compliance self-audits and taking corrective action to remedy substantive or documentary... Read More

Intentionally Defective Grantor Trusts: Asset Transfer Planning Strategies and Form 1041 R...
July 13, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide tax professionals, including accountants and attorneys, with a detailed review of the advantages and applications of intentionally defective grantor trusts (IDGTs), tax planning approaches that utilize IDGTs, and related tax compliance. Read More

Litigating Dog Bite Claims: Pursuing or Defending Personal Injury Cases Against Dog Owners...
Assessing Claims, Investigating the Dog, Leveraging Defenses, Dealing With Minor Victims,...
July 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide personal injury attorneys in pursuing or defending claims arising from injuries and damage caused by dogs, dog bites, and canine attacks. The panel will discuss insurance coverage, assessing claims and potential defendants, investigating the attacking dog, proving strict l... Read More

Subchapter V Reorganization for Individuals: Eliminating the Absolute Priority Rule
July 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will plumb the nuances of individual reorganizations under Subchapter V of Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code. The panel will guide both debtor and creditor counsel through the advantages and disadvantages of Subchapter V, plan creation, eligibility restrictions and traps, post-petit... Read More

Section 112(a) Enablement and Written Description Issues in Patent Cases: Leveraging CCPA...
Capitalizing on Past Precedent to Withstand 112(a) Rejections and Attacks on Patent Validi...
July 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide patent counsel on leveraging decisions by the PTAB, the CCPA, and the Federal Circuit regarding applying Section 112 written description and enablement requirements in patent cases. The panel will examine lessons from these decisions and offer strategies to overcome challe... Read More

Medicaid Planning and Funding for Long-Term Care: Eligibility Rules, Asset Protection Stra...
July 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide elder law attorneys an in-depth analysis of common and more advanced techniques for Medicaid planning and funding long-term care. The panelist will discuss resource and income eligibility, issues regarding IRAs and annuities, asset protection trusts, long-term care insur... Read More

Class Action Tolling Issues: Untangling Which Class Claims May Survive Dismissal From Fede...
July 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss opportunities and challenges created by both federal and state tolling rules after the significant contraction of federal standing after TransUnion LLC v. Ramirez, 141 S.Ct. 2190 (2021). The program will review controlling cases on tolling of claims during the pendency... Read More

Structuring Tenants in Common Real Estate for Section 1031 Exchanges: Balancing Tax Law, S...
July 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the legal and structuring issues associated with tenants in common (TICs) real estate investments, focusing on financing requirements and Section 1031 exchanges. The panel will discuss the entity, due diligence, and loan document provisions needed for the TIC borrower, t... Read More

Foreign Tax Credits: Applying Final Regulations, Categorizing Income, and Preparing Form 1...
July 14, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide an analysis of the final regulations issued in December 2021 and discuss the preparation of Form 1118 for tax practitioners and advisers grappling with these calculations. Read More

Defending Rule 30(b)(6) Corporate Depositions: Responding to Deposition Notices, Selecting...
July 19, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will prepare trial attorneys to defend the depositions of corporate representatives during litigation. The panel will discuss how to respond to a Rule 30(b)(6) deposition notice and select and prepare witnesses for the deposition. The panel will also review the "meet and confer" requ... Read More

Letters of Intent: Avoiding Legal Pitfalls in Drafting Preliminary Business Deal Terms
Minimizing Disputes Over Whether LOI is Binding or Non-Binding, Avoiding Unintended Perfor...
July 19, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will prepare business counsel to negotiate, draft, and enforce letters of intent (LOIs) for various commercial transactions. The panel will review the latest legal developments with LOIs, including judicial decisions. Read More

Form 8832 Check-the-Box Entity Elections Under Section 7701: Selecting Entities for Foreig...
July 19, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide tax advisers with practical guidance on the advantages and pitfalls of utilizing the check-the-box entity selection for U.S. individuals with offshore business activities. The panel will discuss the various tax effects of specific elections, outline the tax timing and treatm... Read More

Nursing Home Defense: Countering the Noncompliance Narrative, Proving Unavoidability, Diff...
July 19, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will review nursing home litigation defense strategies to counter the plaintiff's theories for frequently alleged injuries, such as pressure sores, falls, malnourishment, medication errors, neglect, or infection. The program will help counsel anticipate and curb plaintiffs' discovery... Read More

Brand Protection in the Metaverse: Obtaining, Monitoring, and Enforcing Trademarks; Mitiga...
July 20, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on protecting brands in the metaverse. The panel will discuss trademark protection of brands in the metaverse and the use of protected works and third-party marks. The panel will examine potential infringement and the liability risks, as well as what steps bran... Read More

Construction Claims and Exceptions to Limitation of Liability: Bad Faith, Fraud, Recklessn...
July 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide construction counsel on the exceptions to limitation of liability in construction agreements and claims. The panel will discuss how to address issues of bad faith, potential fraud, and recklessness in the initial agreement and how to mitigate those risks. Read More

UCC Secured Transactions: Documenting and Perfecting Security Interests, Navigating Compet...
July 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss requirements for security documentation, UCC rules for perfecting the security interest, and the pitfalls encountered with competing liens and hidden liens that may trump the lender's lien priority. Read More

Patent Exclusivity Health Checks for Small Molecules: Are Your U.S. Patents Ready to Maxim...
Phase II Efficacy Trials, Phase III Clinical Trials, NDA Submission, Approval, Marketing
July 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide guidance to patent counsel on the essentials of patent exclusivity that are in critical need of independent checking. The panel will discuss crucial health checks on U.S. patent exclusivity for small molecules in Phase II efficacy trials and proceedings through large-sca... Read More

Restaurant Sales Tax Obligations: Managing Audit Risks, Multistate Compliance, and State S...
July 21, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This webinar will take an in-depth look at how states tax restaurant sales. Our sales tax experts will detail the critical differences in how types of sales are taxed among states and state-specific exemptions. The panel will offer advice for accumulating, calculating, and remitting sales tax paid b... Read More

Self-Directed IRAs and Unusual Investments: Prohibited Transactions, RMDs, Valuation Issue...
July 21, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will detail self-directed IRA (SDIRA) requirements, including allowable investments, required minimum distributions, valuation issues, and prohibited transactions. Our panel of federal tax experts will review relative court cases and PLRs and offer advice for correcting past IRA errors. Read More

Manufacturing and Supply Agreements: Drafting High-Risk Provisions and Settling "Battle of...
July 26, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide insight into identifying, drafting, and negotiating complex, high-risk provisions in manufacturing and supply agreements, including warranty, intellectual property, tooling, indemnity, limitations of liabilities, forecasts, price adjustments, change orders, and more. Als... Read More

Streamlined Filing Compliance Procedures: IRS Foreign and Domestic Amnesty Programs
July 26, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will guide international tax advisers through streamlined compliance programs offered by the IRS to bring taxpayers up to date on their tax and foreign reporting obligations. Our authoritative panel will explain eligibility requirements and required documentation as well as offer advice... Read More

Taking or Defending Depositions of In-House Counsel: Strategic, Substantive, and Ethical C...
July 26, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will enlighten in-house counsel and their trial lawyers on issues that can potentially damage the corporation when in-house counsel is noticed or subpoenaed for a deposition. The panel will explore motions to quash or limit such examinations, permissible lines of inquiry during these... Read More

Complex Tax Provisions in LLC Operating Agreements: Minimum Gain Chargeback, Waterfall All...
July 27, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will examine complex tax clauses in operating agreements to assist tax practitioners in identifying and implementing these key provisions in accordance with partners' expectations and existing regulations. Read More

DOL and IRS Health and Welfare Plan Audits: Latest Examination Initiatives, Key Legal Prov...
July 27, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide benefits counsel and advisers on the complex mechanisms, procedures, and methods used by the DOL and IRS in examining health and welfare plans of groups and organizations. The panel will discuss the latest DOL and IRS initiatives for investigations and audits, key issues s... Read More

2022 GST Tax Planning: Applicable Rules, Allocations, Formula Drafting, Key Challenges, an...
July 28, 2022 CLE, CPE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide estate planners guidance on key generation-skipping transfer (GST) tax planning techniques under current tax law and potential tax law changes. The panel will discuss applicable GST rules and utilizing those rules to the advantage of clients, allocations, formula draftin... Read More

ASTM E1527-21: Implementing the New Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Standard Practic...
Meeting Appropriate Inquiry Requirements and Limiting CERCLA Liability
August 2, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will provide background information and industry input that led to the changes that have been made to this popular ASTM standard that is utilized almost universally for pre-acquisition environmental due diligence. Read More

Development Agreements Between Municipalities and Private Parties
Private Funding, Tax, and Infrastructure Issues for Long-Term Development Projects
August 3, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will offer guidance to private and local government attorneys negotiating development agreements. The panel will discuss and provide examples for key terms to ensure effective implementation and protect against challenges to the arrangements. Read More

LLCs and S Corporations: Mitigating Self-Employment Tax for Flow-Through Entities
August 3, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will assist tax professionals in determining whether flow-through income should be subject to self-employment tax. Our panel of pass-through entity veterans will explain how reasonable compensation, payments to partners, and management authority status affect self-employment tax on distr... Read More

Fiduciary Compliance in ESOP Transactions: Recent DOL Settlement Agreements and Best Pract...
Implications of Recent Settlement Agreements and Guidance on Avoiding Litigation
August 4, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course 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 Alpha, LNB, and the recent Reliance Trust agreement,... Read More

Purchase Price Allocations in Real Estate Transactions: Categorizing Assets, Minimizing Ta...
August 8, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will discuss the key considerations when categorizing the purchase price of property by asset type. Our panel of income tax experts will review the types of gains, discuss methods for determining the fair market value of assets acquired or sold, and provide examples of purchase price al... Read More

Structuring Divisive Mergers Under the Delaware and Texas Statutes
August 10, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine the divisive merger statutes of Delaware, which applies only to LLCs, and Texas, which applies to all Texas entities. The panel will guide M&A counsel on how to structure a divisive merger and will also discuss the implications of divisive mergers for existing and future... Read More

Printed Publication as Prior Art: PTAB Guidance, Practical Considerations for Patent Holde...
August 11, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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The CLE course will provide an in-depth discussion for counsel on the history and current state of the law when a non-patent prior art reference qualifies as a "printed publication" for purposes of an invalidity challenge. The panel will discuss recent Federal Circuit, district court, and PTAB decis... Read More

Construction Contracts: Waivers of Subrogation, Indemnification, and Contribution
Complexities and Pitfalls of Waiver Provisions for Contractors, Owners, and Insurer
August 15, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide construction counsel with a review of the validity and effect of waivers of subrogation and indemnification clauses in construction contracts, how courts interpret waiver provisions and the impact on all parties. Read More

Structuring Physician Compensation Arrangements
Ensuring FMV and Commercial Reasonableness, Mitigating Fraud and Abuse Risks, Lessons From...
August 24, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on physician compensation arrangements. The panel will examine the legal requirements and the many potential risks. The panel will discuss the implications for Stark, Anti-Kickback, and False Claims Act (FCA) compliance, as well as offer best practices f... Read More

Construction OCIP/CCIP Insurance Programs: Potential Coverage Gaps and Other Coverage Pitf...
Coordinating With Other Policies; Claims Issues
September 27, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will analyze some of the potential coverage gaps and other coverage pitfalls possible in owner-controlled insurance programs (OCIPs) and contractor-controlled insurance programs (CCIPs) policies. The panel will address practical steps that the wrap sponsor and subcontractors can take... Read More