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Obtaining and Admitting Cell Phone Evidence at Trial: Call Logs, Text Messages, and Locati...
February 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide litigators on how to obtain and use cell phone evidence at trial, from issuing discovery requests to overcoming admissibility issues. Our panel will also discuss the function of expert witnesses in providing evidence on cell phone location, GPS, text messaging and other c... Read More

Manufacturing and Supply Agreements: Drafting High-Risk Provisions and Navigating "Battle...
February 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide insight into identifying, drafting and negotiating complex, high-risk provisions in manufacturing and supply agreements which include warranty, intellectual property, tooling, indemnity, limitations of liabilities, forecasts, price adjustments, change orders and more. A... Read More

Valuation Challenges Involving Closely Held Businesses
Valuation Methodologies, Minority Interest and Marketability Discounts, Tax Considerations...
February 20, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide accounting advisers with a thorough and practical guide to the methodologies and common challenges of providing valuations of closely-held businesses. The panel will detail the specific approaches to valuing smaller private companies, describe the unique challenges of deter... Read More

Depositions in Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation: 30(b)(6) and Fact Witnesses
February 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare policyholder and insurance company litigators to question fact witnesses and corporate witnesses in coverage and bad faith litigation. The panel will outline their experiences and perspectives on leveraging testimony by corporate representatives for both sides, using FR... Read More

Payer-Provider Agreements: Maximizing Reimbursement and Minimizing Denials in Value-Based...
Negotiating Favorable Contracts to Improve the Chance of Success in Value-Based Contracts
February 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on structuring payer-provider contracts. The panel will address key provisions to include in both value-based agreements, and any other payer-provider agreement. Topics will include limitations on retrospective review, eligibility and authorization guarantees,... Read More

IRC 1446 Withholding Requirements for Foreign Partner's Effectively Connected Income: Form...
Special Rules for Real Estate Partnerships, Partner-Level Adjustments, Overpayment Rules,...
February 20, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide an in-depth practical guide to reporting partnership withholdings for non-U.S. partners on U.S. effectively-connected income (ECI) under IRC Sections 1445 and 1446. The webinar will go beyond the basics of the ECI rules to offer line-by-line guidance on calculating required... Read More

Subordinate Financing in CMBS Transactions: Rating Agency, Investor and Servicing Concerns
Structuring A/B, Pari Passu, Mezzanine, Preferred Equity, and Intercreditor Arrangements f...
February 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Multistate Allocation of Trust Distributable Net Income: Income Sourcing and Apportionment
DNI Calculations, Allocating Income Between Trust and Multistate Beneficiaries
February 21, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and professionals with a thorough and practical guide into the calculation challenges of allocating distributable net income (DNI) for complex trusts with income or beneficiaries in multiple states. The panel will focus on tax reporting of trust income from ass... Read More

Attorney-Client Privilege in M&A Deals: Preserving and Controlling the Privilege
February 21, 2019 CLE, CLE Ethics Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide deal counsel in navigating the challenges of preserving and controlling the attorney-client privilege in M&A transactions. The panel will discuss when and how the attorney-client privilege is implicated in communications and documents exchanged between prospective deal pa... 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...
February 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the critical legal issues in the purchase and sale of a hotel property, considering the unique aspects of this asset class. The program will focus on seller representations and warranties, key contract provisions in the purchase and sale agreement, and retention or term... Read More

Patent Prosecution Malpractice: Minimizing the Risk of Claims
Recognizing and Eliminating Problem Behavior, Identifying Client Conflicts, Court Treatmen...
February 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on minimizing the risk of malpractice claims in patent prosecution. The panel will examine common pitfalls and problematic behavior as well as how the courts have dealt with recent malpractice claims in the patent context. Read More

IRC 1400Z Qualified Opportunity Zones for Individual Investors: Tax Deferral and Reduction...
Claiming Capital Gains Tax Mitigation, Basis Step-Up on a Qualified Opportunity Fund Inves...
February 21, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to understanding the tax incentives made available to investors under Section 1400Z. The panel will discuss the mechanics of Section 1400Z and the proposed regulations issued in October 2018. We will discuss how to qualify for tax benefit... Read More

Infringement of IP Rights in Augmented and Virtual Reality
Protecting and Monitoring Trademarks, Right of Publicity, Copyrights
February 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on intellectual property infringement issues that arise in augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR). The panel will discuss steps that IP owners can take to monitor and police use of their marks, copyrights and images and what game developers, creators and... Read More

Environmental Litigation: Piercing the Corporate Veil, Alter Ego and Successor Liability
February 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide environmental litigators with an analysis of legal theories that, in unique circumstances, allow private and government litigants to name shareholders or successors in interest as responsible parties for the historical acts of a company in violation of environmental law... Read More

Food Safety Regulation and Litigation: Minimizing the Risk of Product Liability Claims
Mastering the Standards for Fault, Causation and Damages in Food Safety Litigation
February 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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 definition of the standards for fault, causation and damages, and offer best... Read More

Tax Reform for Pass-Through Entities: IRS Regulations, Planning Techniques, Loopholes, QBI...
February 21, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a review of the application and impact of the current tax law on pass-through entities. The panel will discuss new tax law changes impacting pass-through entities, recent IRS regulations, and provide tax planning strategies to optimize... Read More

Insurance Coverage for Statutory and Liquidated Damages and Attorney Fees: Policyholder an...
Advocating Coverage for Damages and Opposing Attorney Fees Under CGL, EPLI, D&O and E&O Po...
February 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide insurance counsel with a review of coverage for statutory and liquidated damages, as well as attorney fees for opposing counsel in individual and class action claims. The panel will discuss policy interpretation, case law developments, and best practices for arguing cov... Read More

Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Reps, Warranties and Indemnification Clauses...
General considerations, latest trends and developments, including perspectives on latest g...
February 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will highlight legal developments for employee benefits counsel to consider when drafting and negotiating representations, covenants and indemnification provisions addressing employee benefit plans and executive compensation programs in the context of mergers and acquisitions. The p... Read More

New IRS Foreign Compliance Initiatives: FATCA Accuracy Exams, Offshore Service Providers,...
February 26, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide corporate tax professionals with a practical guide to three recently announced IRS LB&I international compliance initiatives that will impact U.S. corporations with offshore holdings. The panel will discuss the IRS enhanced focus on offshore service providers, the FATCA acc... Read More

Changes to ConsensusDocs Construction Contracts: What Lawyers Need to Know
Default for Builder's Risk, Indemnification, Notice, Payment, Dispute Mitigation and Resol...
February 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explain critical modifications to the ConsensusDocs Construction Contracts Documents, released in 2017. You will learn the most significant revisions to the prime and subcontractor agreements used in the design-bid-build, design-build, and CM At-Risk agreements. This webinar wi... Read More

Personal Injury Litigation: Proving or Disproving Non-Economic Damages
Calculating Damages, Conducting Voir Dire, Preparing Jury Instructions
February 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide personal injury practitioners on how to best argue for (or defend against) an award of non-economic damages. The panel will discuss various trial strategies, including calculating damages, conducting voir dire, and preparing jury instructions. Read More

Form 709 Gift Tax Reporting of Transfers of Fractional Interests to Trusts
Identifying Fractional Interest Gift Structures, Complying With Valuation Discount and Sub...
February 26, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide fiduciary tax advisers with a practical guide to the tax compliance for reporting fractional interest ownership and transfers on estate and trust tax returns. The panel will outline how to identify fractional interest transfers in trust documents, make the allocations and v... Read More

Work-From-Home Policies: Avoiding Employment Claims Under the ADA, FMLA, FLSA and More
February 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide employment counsel on the growing trend of alternative work arrangements, such as allowing employees to work remotely. The panel will discuss issues that may arise under the FMLA, FLSA and ADA, and how employers can structure alternative work policies to minimize potentia... Read More

New EU Guidelines for Patenting AI and Machine Learning Technologies: Comparison With U.S....
Navigating EPO and USPTO Rules to Maximize Patent Protection
February 26, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent practitioners in overcoming the challenges when seeking patent protection for artificial intelligence (AI) or machine learning (ML) inventions. The panel will examine the new guidelines from the European Patent Office (EPO) and compare the EU approach with the U.S.... Read More

Structuring Private Equity Co-Investments and Club Deals: Risks and Opportunities for Spon...
Choosing the Right Investment Structure, Key Deal Terms, Tax and Regulatory Ramifications
February 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE program will provide counsel to commercial investors and sponsors with a review of legal developments in co-investments for private equity, investment structures, key deal terms, and tax considerations. The panel will provide insights and perspectives into opportunities and risks for both s... Read More

Structuring Oil and Gas Entities Post-Tax Reform: Key Planning Techniques and Limitations...
Impact on MLPs, Joint Ventures, Investments, Transferability and Other Oil and Gas Transac...
February 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel and advisers on the structuring of oil and gas companies in light of the new tax law. The panel will discuss choice of entity issues stemming from new tax law provisions, MLPs versus corporations, effective planning techniques, and limitations in structuring oil a... Read More

Partnership Exchanges After Tax Reform: Structuring "Drop and Swap" and "Mixing Bowl" Tran...
Minimizing the Risk of an Unfavorable Audit Outcome; Impact of Tax Reform on Structuring T...
February 27, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax advisers with knowledge and tools to advise partnership clients looking to convert to a tenancy-in-common form of ownership of real estate. Tax advisers may recommend such a conversion in contemplation of a future sale of property or to create a master limited l... Read More

Structuring and Managing Clinically Integrated Networks – The View From 2019: What’s New a...
New Legal and Regulatory Issues for CINs, Organizational Structure, Governance, and More
February 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will focus on hospital-physician "clinically integrated network" (CIN) organizations in the context of the evolving legal and regulatory environment, including the 2018 introduction of "Pathways to Success," the "Regulatory Sprint to Coordinated Care" and court activity that affects... Read More

Hashtag Trademarks: Legal and Practical Implications of Use by Brand Owners or Third Parti...
February 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide trademark counsel on the use of trademarks as hashtags. The panel will examine the pros and cons as well as the implications of using a mark as a hashtag. The panel will discuss the considerations for determining whether to use a mark as a hashtag, how to use it, and the... Read More

Conducting and Analyzing Prior Art Searches
Strategies for Validity, Patentability, Infringement, FTO and State-of-the-Art Searches
February 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on structuring and conducting prior art searches. The panel will also discuss reporting of search results and offer best practices for analyzing prior art searches to maximize patent protection. Read More

Structuring Pledge Agreements for Equity Interests in Partnerships and LLCs to Maximize Pr...
Key Provisions for the Security Agreement and the Borrower's Operating Agreement, UCC Requ...
February 28, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare lenders' counsel to draft pledge and other agreements that establish a security interest in partnership and LLC interests. The panel will outline corresponding provisions that should be included in the borrower's operating or partnership agreement to maximize protection... Read More

IRC 338(g) Elections for Buyers of Controlled Foreign Corporation Stock in Wake of Major C...
Section 1248(j) and 100% Dividends Received Deduction and Impact of GILTI Claiming Basis S...
February 28, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers to individuals with a practical guide to the tax implications of Section 338(g) election on the purchase of controlled foreign corporation (CFC) stock. The panel will discuss the mechanics of taking a basis adjustment under IRC 338(g) and describe how the 2017... Read More

Resale Price Maintenance and Minimum Advertised Pricing: Structuring to Minimize Antitrust...
State, Federal, and International Treatment of RPM Agreements and MAP Policies
February 28, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the antitrust issues that can arise with arrangements designed to influence resale prices or establish minimum advertised pricing (MAP), and the differing treatment of those arrangements in state, federal, and international jurisdictions. The panel will provide best pra... Read More

Risk Allocation in Commercial Contracts: Indemnity, Reps and Warranties, Termination, Dama...
February 28, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore some of the most challenging clauses in commercial contracts: indemnification, representation and warranties, termination, and damages provisions. The panel will discuss critical elements of each, including triggers, scope, exclusions, cost allocation, enforceability, a... Read More

Controlled Group Liability and Successor Employer Rules After PBGC v. Findlay Industries I...
ERISA and Internal Revenue Code Provisions; Limiting Claims and Reducing Risk of Seller's...
March 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide benefits counsel, advisers and plan administrators guidance on the requirements and limitations of the controlled group liability and successor employer rules under ERISA and the Internal Revenue Code (IRC). The panel will provide an analysis of key provisions under ERI... Read More

Estate Basis Consistency Rules for Fiduciaries: Navigating Reporting Requirements and Dist...
Avoiding Penalties, Determining Impact of Disclosure Rules on Estate and Beneficiaries, an...
March 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planners and advisers to trusts and estates with a practical guide to estate basis consistency reporting requirements as they impact trustees and fiduciaries. The panel will explain the IRS pronouncements on coordinating basis reporting with the filing of the est... Read More

Regulation and Transfer of Restricted Securities: Structuring for Future Sale
Drafting Contractual Restrictions, Rule 144 Safe Harbor, Section 4(a)(1) Exemption
March 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the existing regulatory framework around "restricted securities" (RS), and the avenues available for issuers and investors to offer and sell RS. The panel will also discuss the contractual restrictions that issuers often place on the transfer of RS and key provisions th... Read More

Proving Driver Fatigue in Trucking and Commercial Vehicle Accidents: Federal and State Law...
March 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide personal injury attorneys on how to assert a driver fatigue claim following a truck or auto accident. The panel will discuss evidentiary issues, commercial trucking laws, and trial strategies for pursuing claims under this theory. Read More

Real Estate Leasing Letters of Intent: Obtaining Favorable Terms and Avoiding Protracted N...
Permitted Uses, Assignment and Subletting, Signage, SNDAs, Improvements, Financial Guarant...
March 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address both practical and strategic considerations for drafting and negotiating critical terms for a letter of intent (LOI) for commercial leasing transactions. The panel will discuss how principals and representatives for landlords and tenants should structure an LOI and how... Read More

Asset Sale vs. Stock Sale: Tax Considerations, Advanced Drafting and Structuring Technique...
March 5, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide practical guidance into best practices for tax counsel advising clients buying or selling a business on the tax ramifications of structuring the transaction as an asset sale vs. a stock sale. Each structure has distinct advantages and disadvantages, and tax counsel... Read More

Summary Judgment Motions in Wage and Hour Class and Collective Actions: Pre- and Post-Cert...
Disposing of or Limiting Claims, Improving Settlement Posture, Eliminating Class Members,...
March 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide employment defense litigators on strategically pursuing summary judgment motions in wage and hour class and collective actions. The panel will discuss considerations and best practices for drafting and leveraging summary judgment motions both pre- and post-certification t... Read More

Structuring Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Estate: Entity Selection and Transaction Struc...
FIRPTA, Determining Individual vs. Entity Ownership Structures, Achieving Optimal Tax Trea...
March 6, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel with a thorough and practical guide to structuring strategies and tax considerations for foreign investors in U.S. real estate, outline best practices for determining the purchasing entity, and review tax planning opportunities in structuring the deal. Read More

ALI's 2018 Restatement on Liability Insurance: What Insurance Industry Professionals Need...
The Plain-Meaning Presumption Rule; Triggers of Coverage; Allocation of Long-Tail Claims;...
March 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will present an overview of the significant coverage issues in the recently adopted American Law Institute (ALI) Restatement on Liability Insurance, which took almost a decade to finalize. Given the breadth and scope of the Restatement, the panel will devote significant attention to... Read More

Licensing Agreements in the Fashion Industry
Due Diligence, Key Provisions, Celebrity Licenses, Alternatives to Traditional Licensing
March 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide IP counsel with guidance on licensing in the fashion industry and will examine the critical aspects of fashion licensing. The panel also will address licensing agreements when the licensor is a celebrity and discuss co-branding and other alternatives to traditional lice... Read More

Cost Behavior Analysis in Lost Profits Damages: Calculation Methods, Best Discovery Practi...
March 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to litigators on properly estimating business costs in order to analyze lost profits damages. This panel will discuss important concepts of cost behavior analysis and avoided costs so that attorneys can identify arguments for or against certain damages during l... Read More

HIPAA Compliance During Litigation and Discovery
Safeguarding PHI and Avoiding Violations When Responding to Subpoenas and Discovery Reques...
March 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel advising providers on complying with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and other federal and state laws when asked to produce protected health information (PHI) as a part of pending litigation. Read More

Incorporating FAR Subcontractor Flowdown Terms in Government Contracts: Guidance for Prime...
March 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel representing prime contractors or subcontractors in federal government contracts to negotiate and implement the complex Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) subcontractor flowdown terms and requirements. The panel will offer best practices--including distinguis... Read More

Functional Claiming for Mechanical and Electrical Arts
Surviving 112(f) and Disclosing Functional Basis to Meet Heightened Standard of Review
March 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Doing Business in Iran Amid Increasing Sanctions
How U.S. Withdrawal From the Nuclear Deal is Impacting Trade and Trade Finance
March 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide U.S. and EU companies considering doing business in or with companies in Iran. The panel will review the reimposed U.S. sanctions and the impact on both U.S. and EU trade with Iran. The panel will discuss how to meet the evolving U.S. sanctions requirements and ensure eff... Read More

Cross-Border Intercreditor Agreements: Comparing, Contrasting, and Reconciling U.S. and Eu...
March 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will compare and contrast the critical terms in U.S. and European second lien intercreditor agreements. The panel will discuss how the differences in restructuring or insolvency law may dictate significantly different provisions regarding enforcement, payment and other contract lang... Read More

Structuring Investment Funds for Qualified Opportunity Zones: Maximizing Tax Benefits and...
March 7, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will examine the tax and operational issues counsel must consider when structuring a "qualified opportunity fund" for investment in a qualified opportunity zone. The panel discussion will include the tax ramifications of capital structure, advantages of using a portfolio company... Read More

Big Data in Litigation: Leveraging Analytics for Jury Selection, Trial Costs, Determining...
March 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide litigators on how to use big data leading up to, and during, litigation. The panel will explore how data is being used to govern decisions as trial approaches, including settlement conditions, surveying potential jury member demographics, and use of psychographics for des... Read More

Structuring Physician Compensation Arrangements
Ensuring FMV and Commercial Reasonableness, Mitigating Fraud and Abuse Risks, Lessons From...
March 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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, and offer best practices for stru... Read More

Section 199A for Trusts and Estates: Planning Techniques for Counsel, Optimizing QBI Deduc...
March 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel and advisers guidance on obstacles and planning mechanisms regarding the use of partnerships and LLCs with trusts and estate planning. The panel will explore the limitations of the 199A deduction, design techniques to optimize the deduction, use of multiple trus... Read More

Structuring Trademark Clearance Opinions
Assessing Search Results to Identify Infringements, Overcoming Clearance Challenges, and P...
March 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide trademark counsel on conducting, analyzing and using trademark searches. The panel will discuss overcoming the challenges in the trademark clearance process and outline best practices for preparing clearance opinions. Read More

Medicare and Medicaid Liens in Personal Injury Cases
Resolving Healthcare Liens or Claims for Reimbursement, Maximizing Settlement Awards
March 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Allocating Operating Expenses in Commercial Real Estate Leases: Negotiating Strategies for...
Structuring Pass-Throughs, Exclusions, Gross-Up, Expense Cap, and Other Operating Expense...
March 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss net and gross real estate lease structures and the allocation of operating expenses for each lease structure. The program will discuss negotiation from the perspectives of both landlords and tenants on defining operating expenses, pass-throughs and exclusions, and other... Read More

Lien Stripping in Consumer Bankruptcy: Bringing or Defending Actions to Avoid Junior Mortg...
March 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide bankruptcy counsel with a review of how junior mortgage liens can be stripped in Chapter 13 and so-called Chapter 20 consumer bankruptcies, discuss defenses available to the lender to preserve the lien, and outline various litigation approaches for both sides. Read More

Structuring and Negotiating Farmout Agreements: Modern Exploration and Production Challeng...
Interplay With JOAs, Sale vs. Lease Transactions, Land Descriptions, Risk Allocation, Fina...
March 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address critical issues and challenges that energy counsel must consider when structuring and negotiating farmout transactions. The panel will discuss highly relevant provisions of farmout agreements, land description, lease provisions, risk allocations, and financial responsib... Read More

Design Patent Claim Construction: Written Description, Ornamentality, Functionality and Mo...
Drafting Claims to Withstand Scrutiny and Avoiding Claim Limitation Attack
March 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Employment Law and the Gig Economy: Worker Classification, Recent Developments, and Practi...
March 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment counsel, gig businesses, and those businesses relying on gig workers on how to address common legal issues and mitigate risks stemming from the emerging gig economy. This program will examine the gig economy's impact on employers across multiple i... Read More

Navigating the IRS Penalty Abatement Procedures for Foreign Information Reporting Noncompl...
Requesting Penalty Abatements for Failure to File Forms 5471, 5472, FATCA and FBAR
March 13, 2019 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel with a detailed discussion of best practices for requesting abatements of IRS penalties due to failure to properly file required international information forms such as the FBAR, Form 8938, and Forms 5471 and 5472. The panel will discuss the current tren... Read More

Positioning Investment Funds for Future Financing: Key Operating Agreement Provisions
Borrowing Authority, Ability to Make Capital Calls, Third-Party Beneficiary and Other Prov...
March 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine provisions that should be included in investment fund LLC or limited partnership agreements to facilitate future financing. The panel will discuss what commercial lenders require in connection with capital call and other credit facilities, and how to structure entities... Read More

The Evolution of the Bad Faith Set-Up in Insurance Litigation
Balancing Aggressive Policyholder Advocacy and Responsible Claim Handling to Minimize Extr...
March 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss and explore the evolution of the proverbial bad-faith set-up in insurance litigation. While the fundamentals of insurance bad faith remain the same, recent developments have blurred the lines between proper claim handling and efforts to "set-up" insurance carriers for b... Read More

Real Estate Mezzanine and A/B Loans: Structuring and Enforcing Intercreditor and Co-Lender...
Reconciling the Demands and Objectives of Senior and Junior Lenders
March 14, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare real estate finance counsel to structure intercreditor agreements between senior/mezzanine and A/B lenders. The panel will discuss the most frequently negotiated provisions, and the challenges to enforcing intercreditor agreements in distressed loan scenarios. Read More

Electronic Spying and Tracking Spouses in Divorce Cases: What's Legal in the Digital World...
Navigating Admissibility and Privacy Issues With Social Media, Smartphones, Spyware, GPS T...
March 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare family law attorneys to identify and manage legal issues that arise when a spouse obtains evidence through the use of electronic or telephonic interception, smartphones, spyware, GPS tracking devices, webcams, wiretaps, or other methods. Read More

Obvious-Type Double Patenting and PTEs After Breckenridge Pharmaceutical and Ezra Ventures...
March 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel for understanding double patenting. The panel will analyze recent court treatment, including two significant Federal Circuit decisions; offer best practices to defeat double patenting rejections and avoid terminal disclaimers; and provide specific language to c... Read More

Reps and Warranties Insurance in M&A: Critical Tool to Mitigate Risk and Close Deals
Evaluating When Insurance is Appropriate, Negotiating Coverage and Exclusions
March 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Class Action Litigation After Epic Systems: Enforcing Class Action Waivers
March 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the recent Supreme Court decision in Epic Systems v. Lewis and its impact on class action litigation. The webinar will explore how recent Supreme Court decisions are enforcing class action waivers against attempts to invalidate them and discuss how courts are applying t... Read More

Asserting Bank Examination Privilege in Litigation
Determining the Legal Basis and Working With Regulators to Assert and Defend the Privilege
March 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide bank counsel with a thorough understanding of the bank examination privilege, including the legal basis for the privilege, how to exercise the privilege in federal litigation, and the documents and communications covered. The panel will also discuss best practices for a... Read More

Clean Water Act Citizen Suits: Defense Litigation and Settlement Strategies
Navigating Notice, Standing and Jurisdiction; Interpleading Third Parties Under the CWA
March 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on procedural and strategic challenges for counsel defending citizen suits under the Clean Water Act (CWA). The panel will explain recent case law developments that impact citizen suits and provide strategies to manage your clients' risks when facing citizen su... Read More

Clinical Trials and Human Research Compliance: New FDA Guidance and Revised Common Rule
Complying With Agency Regulations for Informed Consent, Expedited Review and IRB Continuin...
March 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel for navigating agency regulations and the Common Rule revisions for clinical trials and human subjects research. The panel will discuss the new Food and Drug Administration (FDA) guidance, examine the practical impact for stakeholders such as hospitals, research o... Read More

Insurer's Duty to Defend: Navigating the "Eight Corners" Rule, Withdrawal From an Ongoing...
Advocating Complex Defense Duty Issues From Insurer and Policyholder Perspectives
March 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss three important aspects of a liability insurer's duty to defend: (1) determining an insurer's duty to defend from pleadings and other sources; (2) circumstances when an insurer can withdraw from a defense; and (3) sometimes overlooked issues where there is collusion in... Read More

Multiemployer Pension Plan Withdrawal: An In-Depth Examination
Strategies for Minimizing Liability and Challenging Assessments
March 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel to employers that contribute to multiemployer pension plans with an in-depth examination of several recent trends related to multiemployer plan withdrawal liability. The panel will outline trends in withdrawal liability litigation, tips for handling withdrawal l... Read More

Canadian Trademark Law Changes: Are You Ready for the June 2019 Effective Date?
Key Changes in Registration, Nice Classification System, Application and Opposition Proced...
March 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on the Canadian trademark rules and amendments, critical changes in registration, classification, applications, oppositions, and more. The panel will discuss the implications for U.S. IP owners and will guide counsel operating under the new system to protect IP... Read More

Estate Planning for Regulated Assets: Cryptocurrency, Digital and Other Unusual Assets
Fiduciary Responsibilities, Plan Considerations and Administration of Trusts Holding Regul...
March 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide estate planning counsel and advisers on challenges relating to the planning and administration of unique assets, specifically cryptocurrency and digital information. The panel will provide an analysis of the fiduciary responsibilities, legal obstacles, key plan considerat... Read More

New VA Benefits Rules: Determining Eligibility, Valuation of Assets, Look-Back Periods, Tr...
March 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide elder counsel with guidance on essential rules and planning techniques relating to the new Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) benefits rules. The panel will discuss issues in determining eligibility for VA benefits under the new rules, valuation of assets, transfer rul... Read More

Anti-Kickback Safe Harbor Provisions: HHS and OIG Changes to Regulate and Restrict Remuner...
New Safe Harbor for POS Price Reductions on Prescription Drugs and PBM Service Fees, Loss...
March 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on the changes to Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS) safe harbors. The panel will examine the removal of protection for rebates to pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) and the new safe harbors for point-of-sale discounts and service fees. The panel will discuss ho... Read More

Commercial Loan Guaranties: Drafting and Enforcing Corporate and Personal Guaranties and N...
Best Practices for Lenders and Guarantors In and Outside Bankruptcy
March 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide finance counsel with an analysis of the enforceability of loan guaranties, including bad boy agreements in bankruptcy. The panel will also discuss potential liabilities for the lender and common defenses, and outline best practices for lenders and guarantors to enforce... Read More

Managing the Risk in CMAR Contracts: Guidance for Owners, Contractors and Subs
Negotiating and Drafting Risk Allocation Provisions, Interplay With Other Contract Terms
March 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide construction lawyers on negotiating and drafting risk-shifting provisions in construction manager at risk (CMAR) contracts. Because the dynamics between owners, contractors and subs differ so vastly from the arrangement typical to design-build and other project delivery m... Read More

Drafting Software Patents to Survive Section 101 and AIA Challenges
Anticipating and Minimizing the Risk of 101, 103 Rejections, Recent Court Guidance
March 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Private Equity Carried Interest Clawbacks: Fund Agreement Mechanisms and Tax Consideration...
March 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss clawbacks of carried interest paid to private equity fund managers, focusing on the various clawback mechanisms, structuring fund economic provisions and clawback provisions, and the tax ramifications of clawbacks of carried interest. Read More

Reconciling Overlapping Local, State and Federal Employment Laws
Paid Sick and Family Leave, Minimum Wage, Maternity Considerations, Fair Work Week, and Mo...
March 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide employment counsel and employers on how to navigate the overlapping (and sometimes conflicting) local, state and federal employment laws. The panel will focus on trending areas of law such as paid sick and family leave, minimum wage laws, maternity considerations, and a f... Read More

Managed Care Contracts: Medicare and Medicaid Considerations for Providers
Reimbursement and Delegation Challenges, Key Provisions and Anticipating Areas of Dispute
March 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with a roadmap for drafting and negotiating managed care contracts on behalf of providers. With a focus on Medicare and Medicaid contracts, the panel will discuss current trends in contract negotiations, critical provisions in the agreements and strat... Read More

Interest Deduction Limitations Under Section 163(j): New Proposed Regulations, Application...
Rules for Computing ATI, Determining Deduction Cap, Special Carryover and Transition Rules...
March 20, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will address recently proposed Treasury regulations on interest deduction limitations under new Section 163(j). The panel will discuss the impact of the regulations on partnerships and CFCs, rules for computing ATI and determining the deduction cap, special carryover and transit... Read More

Structuring Enforceable Contracts in the Cannabis Industry: Managing Risk Under State and...
Subject Matter Description and Contract Invalidation, Choice-of-Law and Marijuana-Friendly...
March 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine contractual enforcement issues presented by the conflict between the legalized use of marijuana in many states and its treatment as a controlled substance under federal law, and guide counsel through structuring contracts with marijuana-related businesses (MRBs). The pa... Read More

Procurement Cards and Sales Tax Compliance: Mastering the Complexities
Avoiding State Sales Tax Traps and Compliance Challenges, Navigating Audit Issues
March 21, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will prepare tax professionals with the tools and practical perspectives needed to sharpen their compliance practices for procurement card sales tax. The panel will review recent state developments on taxation of P-card purchases; state tax traps to avoid; and methods in managing and pr... Read More

Data Privacy and Information Security Compliance Under Heightened Scrutiny: Responding to...
March 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Structuring a Real Estate Installment Sale: Tax Benefits and Pitfalls, Depreciation Recapt...
March 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide tax & finance counsel with the tools to structure installment sales of commercial real estate. The panel will examine the potential advantages and pitfalls of installment sales, and discuss the complexities that arise when dealing with monetized installment sales. Read More

New SEC Disclosure Obligations for Municipal Bond Issuers
Material Events, Continuing Disclosure Agreements, Implications of Voluntary Postings
March 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the new SEC continuing disclosure regulations that impact government bond issuers and the underwriters of their bonds. This program will review the new regulations, what additional disclosures are required, and how local governments and their underwriters can maintain c... Read More

Changing Bank Capital Rules: Impact on Loan Structures and Loan Documentation
Yield Protection and Increased Costs Provisions, Transfer Restrictions, Purpose Clauses, H...
March 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will cover upcoming changes to the U.S. bank capital rules as well as and how they will impact the commercial lending landscape. The panel will discuss how loan structures and loan documentation and provisions may be changed by lenders to meet these new requirements. Read More

Disability Claims & Procedures: DOL Final Rule for Employee Benefits and Nonqualified Comp...
Best Practices for Plan Sponsors, SPD Modifications, Required Disclosures, Appeals, and ER...
March 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel and benefits advisers with a comprehensive overview of the DOL final rule regarding disability claims regulations and new procedures. The panel will discuss the impact of the final rule on employee benefits and nonqualified compensation plans and provide best pr... Read More

Siting and Permitting for Renewable Energy Projects: Legal Challenges
Managing Environmental Constraints, Choosing the Permitting Authority
March 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will help companies participating in energy projects and their counsel understand and navigate the challenges involved in siting and permitting energy facilities. The panel will discuss key risks and considerations during the various stages of an energy project, overcoming challenge... Read More

Legal Ethics in the Era of Law Firm Mergers and Vereins: Fee-Splitting, Referral, Conflict...
March 26, 2019 CLE, CLE Ethics Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the legal ethics issues attorneys and law firms face in an era of increasing firm mergers and growth. The panel will explore vereins and other alternative firm structures, outline the legal ethics challenges these mega firms present--including referral, fee-splitting an... Read More

Overcoming Plaintiff's Comparative Negligence in Personal Injury Cases
Discovery Techniques, Apportionment of Fault, Expert Testimony and More
March 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide personal injury lawyers on how to overcome a plaintiff's comparative negligence and maximize recovery at trial. The webinar will cover how various jurisdictions handle comparative and contributory negligence and how attorneys can develop trial strategies to overcome their... Read More

Rule 68 Offers of Judgment in Putative Class Actions: Litigation Strategies After Campbell...
Evaluating Choice of Jurisdiction, Use of Placeholder Class Certification Motions, and Imp...
March 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the strategic use of Rule 68 offers of judgment in putative class actions, including how defense counsel are leveraging Rule 68 as an early case defense strategy, and considerations for counsel on choice of jurisdiction and using placeholder certification motions as a m... Read More

Market-Based Sourcing and Multistate Apportionment of Revenue From Services and Intangible...
March 27, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax executives and managers with a practical guide to handling challenging state income tax apportionment involving sales of services and intangible personal property. The panel will detail various states' methods of apportioning revenues from services and intangibles, disc... Read More

Licensing Artificial Intelligence Systems
Rights of Licensor and Licensee, Liability for IP Infringement by AI, Rights to Product of...
March 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on addressing the IP and risk allocation challenges that arise when licensing artificial intelligence (AI). The panel will discuss how AI licensing agreements differ from traditional software licensing agreements. The panel will also discuss the key provisions to... Read More

IRC Section 338(h)(10) Election Strategies for Tax Counsel
Leveraging the Election in Structuring Acquisitions, Dispositions, Asset and Stock Transfe...
March 27, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel with a review of the application, operation, and impact of the Section 338(h)(10) election. The panel will provide tax planning strategies to optimize tax benefits and minimize pitfalls in the election under the new tax law. Read More

Drafting Complex Cloud Computing Agreements: Negotiation and Risk Mitigation Strategies
March 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide business counsel engaged in drafting complex cloud computing agreements. The panel will review the most critical issues and concerns that counsel should address during contract negotiations to cost-effectively mitigate risk and protect clients' interests. Read More

Pathways to Success: Medicare Shared Savings Program Overhaul and Changes to ACOs
Assumption of Risk, Benchmark Methodology, Expanded Telehealth Services, SNF Waivers
March 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) final rule. The panel will examine the redesigned Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), the background behind the redesign, the impact on ACOs, the new par... Read More

Legal Risks When Using Temporary Staffing Agencies: Joint Employment, Worker Classificatio...
March 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide employers and their counsel on the legal risks of using contingent or leased employees to fill temporary staffing needs. The program will specifically discuss the pros and cons of using contingent workers or professional employer organizations (PEO) and best practices for... Read More

Notice Issues in Insurance Coverage Disputes: Forfeiture, Waiver, Estoppel, Malpractice Ex...
Occurrence-Based vs. Claims-Made Policies; Policyholder and Insurer Perspectives
March 27, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore the importance of notice in insurance coverage practice. The program will discuss forfeiture, waiver and estoppel issues related to notice requirements for both insurers and policyholders in insurance disputes. Read More

Impact of FIRRMA on M&A: New Pilot Program Notice Requirements, Expanded CFIUS Review of F...
Drafting Acquisition Agreement Provisions to Address CFIUS Review
March 28, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine recent CFIUS reforms under the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act (FIRRMA) and their impact on M&A transactions involving foreign investors. The panel will discuss CFIUS' expanded review authority, notice and filing requirements under the new pilot program... Read More

Completion Guaranties in Construction Lending: Key Provisions for Lenders and Guarantors
March 28, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Developing a Life Sciences Patent Portfolio
Prosecution, Orange Book /Purple Book Listing, IP Acquisitions, Licensing, Collaborations,...
March 28, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on developing a life sciences patent portfolio. The panel will examine key considerations and strategies counsel should employ to build the company's patent portfolio and protect its IP. Read More

Managing Parallel Criminal and Civil Environmental Enforcement Actions in Light of New DOJ...
Coordination of Corporate Resolution Penalties; State and Federal Investigations; Due Proc...
March 28, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide environmental counsel involved in representing clients in simultaneous or successive investigations by criminal, civil, administrative or legislative authorities arising out of the same set of overlapping facts. The panel will offer best practices for dealing with concurr... Read More

Section 41 R&D Credits for Pass-Through Entities After Tax Reform: Maximizing Tax Credits...
Impact of Lower Corporate Rates on Value of R&D Credits, Special Allocations of Credits, S...
March 28, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to maximizing the benefits of the Section 41 Research and Development (R&D) Income Tax Credit, with a focus on pass-through entities (PTEs). The panel will drill down into activities that constitute qualified research activities (QRAs), a... Read More

Combating Plaintiffs' Reptilian Tactics in Commercial Vehicle, Premises Liability, Product...
Responding to Reptile Techniques During Discovery, Deposition, Voir Dire, Opening Statemen...
April 2, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Negotiating and Drafting Restaurant Leases
Provisions Addressing Tenant Improvements, Financing and Franchise Structures, Mixed Use,...
April 2, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will focus on drafting and negotiating provisions of restaurant leases. The panel will discuss how best to address particular concerns with a restaurant use, tenant improvements, franchise relationships, operational issues in mixed-use developments, and issues applicable to tenants... Read More

Post-sale Duties: How to Comply and How to Defend Product Liability Litigation after Recal...
April 2, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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 practices for managing and defending recalls, typical c... Read More

Structuring Preferred Partnership Freezes in Estate Planning: Navigating IRC Chapter 14 Va...
April 2, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planners, advisers and tax counsel with a comprehensive exploration into the planning and structuring challenges and tax benefits of "freeze partnerships" as a tool for inter-generational wealth transfer. The panel will discuss how to determine when freeze partne... Read More

Executory Contracts and Leases in Bankruptcy: Strategies for Non-Debtors
Anticipating Insolvency; Drafting and Transactional Issues; Pre- and Post-Petition Options...
April 2, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide strategies and practical guidance for insolvency practitioners representing non-debtors regarding executory contracts and leases with financially troubled counterparties both before and during bankruptcy proceedings. Read More

Drafting Joint Bidding Agreements for Private Equity Funds: Key Provisions
Confidentiality, Engagement of Advisors, Due Diligence, Cost Sharing, Communications Proto...
April 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine legal and tactical issues which should be considered by private equity and alternative investment funds when they elect to participate jointly in bidding for a target company or asset. The panel's discussion will include key considerations that should be addressed in a... Read More

Terminating the Duty to Defend: Can the Insurer Extinguish the Duty by Settling Less Than...
Advocating the Defense Obligation From Insurer and Policyholder Perspectives
April 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the parameters within which an insurer can settle less than all claims or suits with the plaintiff and thereby end its duty to defend. The panel will outline which jurisdictions allow such settlements and which do not, provide strategies, and analyze risks for both the... Read More

Discovery Strategies in Wage and Hour Class and Collective Actions Before and After Certif...
Strategically Limiting Discovery, Resolving Discovery Disputes
April 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide employment litigators for pursuing or objecting to discovery requests in wage and hour class and collective actions and for dealing with discovery disputes that arise throughout the litigation. The panel will discuss how courts interpret and apply the doctrine of proporti... Read More

Defend Trade Secrets Act and RICO: Expanded Third-Party Liability, Jurisdiction, Venue and...
April 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on using the new Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA), examine critical sections, and compare it with the Uniform Trade Secret Act and state trade secret laws. The panel will offer best practices for IP attorneys going forward under the DTSA. Read More

Automatic Renewal Provisions: Navigating the Changing Landscape of Consumer Protection Law...
April 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance to business counsel regarding the inclusion of automatic renewal provisions in consumer contracts. The panel will discuss the rapidly changing matrix of federal and state statutes and regulations governing such provisions, and the recent wave of litig... Read More

Medical Cannabis: Regulatory Compliance, FSMB Guidelines, Standard of Care, Liability
Balancing Patient Rights, Therapeutic Benefit, Compliance With Divergent State and Federal...
April 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on medical cannabis issues related to hospitals, long-term care facilities and other healthcare providers. The panel will examine the current status of legalization, standard of care, regulations and federal guidance, and potential liability, among othe... Read More

Environmental Obligations in Bankruptcy: Reconciling the Conflicting Goals of Bankruptcy a...
Pre- vs. Post-Petition Claims, Enforcement Actions, Statutory Super Liens, Asset Sales, Ab...
April 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will investigate the conflicts that exist between the Bankruptcy Code and state and federal environmental statutes and provide counsel with an understanding of how to resolve these issues in bankruptcy proceedings. The panel will review relevant court decisions and why some environm... Read More

Drafting Shareholder Agreements for Private Equity M&A Deals
Structuring Provisions on Board Composition and Duties, Drag-Along, Tag-Along, Information...
April 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Patent Asset Transfers: Tax Implications of Patent Sale, License, Cost Share Arrangement,...
April 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel involved in patent asset transfers on tax ownership issues and the tax implications of different types of transfers. The panel will address how to ensure the patent is transferred on a tax-advantaged basis. Read More

Export Controls and Cloud Computing: Complying With ITAR, EAR and Sanctions Laws
April 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide international trade counsel with a review of the compliance challenges with export control and economic sanctions laws for cloud users and providers. The panel will offer best practices to meet the requirements of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), Ex... 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...
April 4, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide real estate counsel on the various methods of structuring waterfall provisions and promote payments to managers/developers in real estate joint venture agreements. The panel will examine the tax implications for distributions and promote payments. Read More

Avoiding "Due on Transfer" in Trusts: Structuring Transfers to Avoid Triggering Accelerati...
A Real-World Guide to Garn-St. Germain Act Exemptions
April 9, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planners and trust attorneys with comprehensive guidance on accomplishing transfers of encumbered real property to a revocable living trust without triggering "due-on-sale/due-on-transfer" mortgage provisions. The panel will discuss how the Garn-St. Germain Depos... Read More

Audit Response Letters and Disclosures: In-House Counsel's Role in Balancing Auditor Deman...
Scope of Lawyers' Responsibility Under the ABA Treaty When Responding to Information Reque...
April 9, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide in-house counsel for responding to external auditor inquiries concerning their client's litigation, claims and assessments, and related financial reporting and disclosures. The panel will explain best practices for providing information regarding "pending or overtly threa... Read More

Deposing Nursing Home Employees and Owners in Neglect and Abuse Cases
Questioning Deponents, Using Demonstrative Exhibits, Raising and Defending Objections, Dea...
April 9, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Protecting IP Rights in the Food and Beverage Industry
Leveraging Trademarks, Copyrights and Patents to Protect IP From Product Development to Ma...
April 9, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel advising companies in the food and beverage industry on managing key intellectual property challenges. The panel will discuss infringement and enforcement, as well as licensing and leveraging protection to enhance the brand. Read More

Protecting Software as a Medical Device: Patents, Design Patents and Trade Secrets
April 9, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Defending Competing and Repetitive Class Actions
Race to Judgment, First-to-File Rule, Venue Transfer, Consolidation, Anti-Suit Injunctions...
April 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare class action counsel to navigate the unique procedural and substantive complexities of multiple actions involving the same subject matter. The panel will examine the variety of challenges and options for the defendant and defense counsel in addressing competing class ac... Read More

Redefining General Solicitation for Securities Offerings in the Internet and Social Media...
April 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation: Depositions of Insurance Claims Handlers or Representat...
Deposition Strategies From Perspectives of Both Insurers and Policyholders
April 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Structuring Telemedicine Agreements for Healthcare Organizations, Physician Groups and Tel...
Regulatory Compliance and Corporate Practice of Medicine Issues, Key Provisions
April 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

M&A Engagement Letters: Strategies for Buyers, Sellers, Investment Banks and Their Counsel
Negotiating Scope of Engagement, Fees, Confidentiality, Termination, Indemnification and M...
April 11, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare M&A counsel to prepare 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

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

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

Design Patents: Meeting Obviousness and Novelty Requirements
April 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel prosecuting and litigating design patent claims. The panel will examine recent USPTO and court treatment of novelty and obviousness issues and offer best practices for prosecuting and defending against obviousness and novelty attacks in litigation. Read More

Changes to AIA Contract Documents: What Construction Lawyers Need to Know
New Insurance and Bonds Exhibit, Owner-Contractor Documents, Owner-Architect Agreements, a...
April 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

ERISA Benefit Plan Investment Management Agreements: Selecting 3(38) Investment Managers,...
Documenting the Relationship to Minimize Risks for Plan Sponsors and Investment Advisors
April 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will review how best to negotiate and draft investment management agreements (IMAs) with ERISA retirement plan sponsors. The panel will explain best practices for selecting a 3(38) investment manager to reduce personal fiduciary risk and outline key steps in structuring and document... Read More

Airbnb and Short-Term Rentals: Practical Considerations for Landlords, Tenants, HOAs, and...
April 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the effects of short-term rentals on real estate and explore the unique issues confronting hosts, guests and other stakeholders. Our panel will provide insights into the overlapping legal and regulatory regimes applicable to such arrangements--including the restrictions... Read More

Estate Planning With Foreign Trusts and U.S. Beneficiaries: Tax Issues, Residency, Foreign...
April 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide estate planners on overcoming the challenges of foreign trusts with U.S. beneficiaries in estate planning. The panel will discuss complex tax rules and reporting obligations, entity and residency classification rules, qualifying non-resident aliens (NRA) grantors as tax o... Read More

SaaS, PaaS and IaaS: Evaluating Cloud Service Agreement Models, Negotiating Key Terms, Min...
April 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Opioids and Other Controlled Substances: Minimizing the Risks in Prescribing, Dispensing a...
April 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on the legal challenges and liability risks facing practitioners and pharmacists related to prescribing and dispensing controlled substances. The panel will discuss the enforcement environment and steps to minimize legal risks. Read More

Real Estate Investments in Canada: Structuring and Tax Considerations
Understanding REIPs, MIEs, MIFs, and Canadian REITs; Clearance Certificates and Withholdin...
April 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide US real estate counsel with insights into common structuring vehicles for investing in Canadian real estate properties and mortgage investments and Canadian tax considerations related to such investments. Read More

M&A and Tax Reform: New Deal Structure Considerations
Capital Expensing, Transition Tax, Business Interest Deduction, NOL Carryforwards, Executi...
April 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine provisions of the new tax reform law that could have a significant impact on the structuring of mergers and acquisitions. The panel will discuss the steps counsel should take now with M&A deals in process and upfront issues to consider in transactions going forward. Read More

Antibody Patenting: U.S. and Asian Perspectives
April 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on the patentability requirements at the USPTO, JPO and CNIPA/CPO when claiming antibodies, recent case law that could impact those claims, and how to protect antibody inventions in light of the latest developments. Read More

Contract Management: Tools for Improving the Process Within Organizations
Analyzing Contracting Responsibilities, Outsourcing Options and New Technology
April 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide in-house counsel with insights on how best to manage contracts in a high volume, high-velocity corporate environment. The panel will discuss the various participants in the contract lifecycle, and how technology and outsourcing can aid legal departments in overseeing ea... Read More

Evolving Regulatory Landscape for Cryptocurrency: Lessons From Recent Enforcement Actions
SEC, CFTC, FinCEN and IRS Current Positions on Cryptocurrencies
April 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Structuring Waterfall Provisions in LLC and Partnership Agreements
Navigating Complex Distribution Structures, Minimizing Negative Tax Consequences
April 24, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

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

Rule 30(b)(6) Depositions in Class Action Litigation: Deposing or Defending Corporate Witn...
April 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare class action counsel to depose or defend corporate representatives in accordance with FRCP 30(b)(6). The webinar will discuss best practices for plaintiffs to meet the 30(b)(6) notice requirements, effectively question the corporate representative, deal with difficult r... Read More

Stacking Commercial Business Insurance Coverage Policies: Insurer and Policyholder Perspec...
Navigating Allocation of Liability Among Multiple Policies Amid Varied Court Interpretatio...
April 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss evolving law on stacking commercial business insurance policies, where it is permitted and where it is not, key insurance policy provisions, and insurance policy interpretation maxims typically in play in disputes between insurers and policyholders on stacking of polici... Read More

Blockchain and Smart Contracts in Supply Chain Contracting and Management
Electronic Contracting and Enforceability; Choice of Law and Forum; Force Majeure Provisio...
April 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss trends in the use of blockchain and smart contracts in the supply chain context and examine the legal issues, concerns, benefits and risks associated with its use. Read More

Drug Substance Patents: FDA Guidance, Protecting Composition-of-Matter Patents, Drafting S...
April 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Opinions of Counsel in Lending Transactions: Scope and Assumptions, Substantive Opinions,...
Structuring Third-Party Opinion Letters to Lenders Which Minimize Risks to the Preparer
April 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Special Needs Trusts for the Elderly and Individuals with Disabilities to Protect Public B...
Administering First- and Third-Party Trusts; Addressing the Interplay Between SNTs, Guardi...
April 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

ALTA/NSPS Land Title Survey Standards: What Real Estate Counsel Need to Know
Survey Exceptions and Survey Endorsements in Title Insurance Policies
April 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explain the ALTA/NSPS Standards and identify the recent, significant modifications, including changes to Table A. The panel will also discuss how title insurers typically address various survey matters in title policies and the utility of survey endorsements. Read More

Insurer's Duty to Indemnify: Scope, Burden of Proof and Evidentiary Considerations
Advocating Complex Indemnification Duty Issues From Insurer and Policyholder Perspectives
May 1, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will focus on the insurer's duty to indemnify and guide insurance counsel through issues related to whether liability insurance policies obligate the insurer to pay a settlement or judgment involving the insured. The program will distinguish the duty to indemnify from the duty to de... Read More

Social Media Use by Municipalities: Developing and Enforcing Policies for Public Employees...
May 2, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine unique legal issues for municipalities when developing and enforcing social media policies. The panel will review the latest legal developments, explore future trends, and highlight potential pitfalls. Read More

Patent Inventorship: Best Practices for Determination and Correction
Distinguishing Between Inventor and Contributor; Navigating Joint Inventorship, Disclosure...
May 2, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on identifying and determining inventorship and will offer best practices for correcting errors regarding inventorship. Our experienced panel will provide perspectives gained from working with the AIA since its passage and outline lessons from recent court... Read More

Local Counsel Opinions in Real Estate Finance Transactions
Strategies for Maximizing Efficiency and Reducing Risks for Opinion Givers
May 2, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Retirement Plan Audit Risks: Identifying Plan Errors and Remedying Noncompliance
Preparing 401(k), 403(b) and Retirement Plans for Audit
May 7, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will apprise auditors and plan sponsors of the potential audit risks relating to their 401(k) and retirement plans and address how to bring these plans into compliance. The panel will identify common plan deficiencies, corrective actions and insights into avoiding plan audits. Read More

Reg A and Reg D: Evolving Securities Exemptions for Private Placement Offerings
Navigating Regulation A+, the FAST ACT, Rule 506 (c), and Accredited Investors: Recent SEC...
May 8, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide private equity and securities counsel with an update on the current status of Reg A and Reg D, including an analysis of SEC compliance and disclosure interpretations (CDIs) released since the JOBS Act, the FAST Act and accompanying SEC rules went into effect. The panel... Read More

Expert Witness Depositions in Nursing Home Injury Cases: Taking and Defending Depositions
May 8, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare medical malpractice and personal injury attorneys representing victims or defendants in nursing home injury cases to take or defend the depositions of expert witnesses. The panel will discuss best practices for preparing your expert for deposition, effectively questioni... Read More

Tax Strategies for Real Estate LLC and LP Agreements: Capital Commitments, Tax Allocations...
May 14, 2019 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will prepare real estate counsel to deal with crucial tax issues and avoid costly mistakes in structuring agreements for real estate partnerships and LLCs. The panel will offer best practices for drafting provisions that reflect effective tax compliance and planning in light of... Read More

Restructuring Unitranche Loan Facilities: Navigating the Unique Aspects of Agreements Amon...
Rights and Remedies of First-Out and Last-Out Lenders Inside and Outside of Bankruptcy
May 16, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with an overview and discussion of the unique aspects of unitranche loan facilities and the interplay of those aspects in restructuring and working out of a troubled loan. Read More

Business Succession Planning: Estate Planning Vehicles, Common Issues, Best Practices
May 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with guidance in developing and implementing a formal business succession plan. The panel will discuss how to build a business case for succession planning and best practices for assisting the in executive team putting a plan in plac... Read More

The C-Corporation as a Viable Entity: Tax Reform Changes, Section 1202 Stock and S-Corpor...
May 21, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will outline the benefits and drawbacks of being a C-Corporation after tax reform. The panel will explain why, and why not, being a C-Corporation may be the right choice for you or your client. Read More

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

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

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

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