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Overcoming Sect. 101 Rejections: USPTO Guidance, Recent Decisions to Meet Sect. 101 Patent...
August 16, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide patent counsel to overcome Section 101 rejections. The panel will review recent case law and USPTO guidance on Section 101 patent eligibility and offer strategies to address Section 101 rejections. Read More

Reptilian Tactics: Litigating First-Party Insurance Cases
Responding to Reptile Techniques During Discovery, Deposition, Voir Dire, Opening Statemen...
August 16, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide insurance counsel on applying the "reptile theory" in first-party insurance cases. Our panel will explore tactics used by counsel for insureds to leverage this litigation strategy, and steps insurers can take to neutralize them effectively. The panel will also discuss cons... Read More

Section 754 Elections on Form 1065: Making Valid Elections, Seeking Relief for Missed or I...
Mastering the Mechanics of Election Statements, Schedule K-1, Section 301.9100 Relief, and...
August 16, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a thorough, practical guide to the mechanics of reporting a Section 754 election on a partnership's Form 1065 return. The panel will discuss making the election and detail available relief when a partnership fails to make a time... Read More

Identification of Goods and Services in Trademark Applications: Key Considerations
Breadth of Identification, Impact on Foreign Filings and Enforcement, Implications of USPT...
August 16, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide trademark counsel on the identification of goods and services and the considerations applicants should keep in mind when crafting identifications. The panel will discuss obstacles to registration and the implications of the USPTO's proof of use audits on crafting identific... Read More

Estate Planning Issues for Foreign Investors in U.S. Real Estate and Businesses: Tax Treat...
August 16, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planners with a helpful guide to estate planning challenges and opportunities for foreign investors holding U.S. real estate and business interests. The panel will discuss the tax rules and treaty provisions impacting estate planning associated with nonreside... Read More

Medical Malpractice in the Delivery Room: Bringing or Defending Claims for Birth Trauma In...
Identifying Defendants, Proving or Challenging Causation, Leveraging Experts, Assessing Da...
August 16, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine current trends in medical malpractice lawsuits against obstetricians and related professionals for often encountered birth trauma injuries and offer practical strategies for handling these cases. The panel will discuss proper pleading and naming the correct defendants, p... Read More

Private Offering Exemptions and Blue Sky Laws: Avoiding State Compliance Pitfalls
Standards of Review, Disclosure and Filing Requirements, Financial Statements, Broker Exem...
August 16, 2022 CLE 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

Taxation of Foreign Branches Under Current Tax Law: Qualified Business Units, Foreign Tax...
August 17, 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 the tax treatment of foreign branches of U.S.-based companies under current tax law. The panel will discuss what constitutes a foreign branch, reporting obligations, foreign tax credits, recent 267A anti-hybrid r... Read More

PFAS: State Regulation, Private Litigation, Updated Scientific Analysis, Risks and Liabili...
August 17, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide environmental counsel with an overview of the recent science, regulatory developments, and practical guidance assessing risks and liabilities related to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). Discussion will include recent precedent-setting cases and developing legi... Read More

Wind and Solar Energy Projects: Structuring EPC Agreements
Unique Issues in Wind and Solar PV Construction Contracts, Including Guarantees and Warran...
August 17, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide guidance to counsel involved in developing and financing utility-scale wind and solar PV renewable energy projects, focusing on the underlying engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) agreements. The panel will discuss market factors and outline the essential ter... Read More

Calculating Estate Tax Portability Exclusion Amount: Filing Form 706, Rev Proc 2022-32 and...
August 17, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide tax advisers with a comprehensive guide to the computation and reporting of the deceased spouse's unused exclusion change to the deceased spouse's unused exemption (DSUE). The panel will explain when portability should be elected and demonstrate the calculation to show the D... Read More

Updating Employee Handbook Policies in 2022: Leave Policies, Privacy, Remote Work, Wage an...
August 17, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will address the rapidly changing current employment environment and updating employee handbooks to reflect the developing situation in the workplace. Legal restrictions and concerns at the federal, state, and local levels may affect employers' potential liability and the employer's... Read More

Cryptocurrency in Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Arrangements
August 17, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide executive compensation and corporate attorneys, and ERISA retirement plan fiduciaries, with an in-depth analysis of the challenges, risks, and planning considerations for providing compensation in cryptocurrency in executive compensation arrangements, and access to crypt... Read More

Digital Health in the Metaverse: Navigating the Interplay Between Healthcare Delivery and...
Licensing, Data Privacy and Security, Fraud and Abuse, and Interoperability Compliance
August 17, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide participants on digital health regulatory issues and how they are implicated in the metaverse. The panel will discuss the regulation of digital health products and services, data privacy and security, fraud and abuse, and interoperability issues in the United States. The p... Read More

Personal Injury Settlements After Gallardo v. Marstiller: Navigating Limits on Medicaid's...
Contending With State Reimbursement Rights in Payments Allocated for Future Medical Care
August 17, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the U.S. Supreme Court decision Gallardo v. Marstiller, No. 20-1263 (June 6, 2022) on plaintiffs and defendants involved in litigation with Medicaid recipients. The panel will discuss alternative settlement strategies and structures in the future, as well as strategies f... Read More

Section 336(e) Elections: Tax Basis Step-Up Through Deemed Asset Sale Treatment
Structuring Qualifying Stock Dispositions for Partnership and Private Equity Acquirers and...
August 18, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide tax advisers with a thorough and practical guide to utilizing a Section 336(e) step-up election in the disposition of a target corporation. The panel will contrast the Section 336(e) election with the election available under Section 338(h)(10), outline the requireme... Read More

Mergers and Acquisitions of Pass-Through Entities: Structuring to Minimize Taxes and Maxim...
M&A Pros and Cons of LLCs, Partnerships, S Corps, and C-Corp Conversions: Impact of Tax Re...
August 18, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine entity structuring alternatives when acquiring or selling a pass-through entity, emphasizing their differing impacts on sellers and purchasers such as the impact on tax basis step-up, financing considerations, rollover, and tax deferral issues, and incentive equity and s... Read More

Mezzanine Loan Foreclosures: Effectuating a UCC Foreclosure Sale and Navigating Bankruptcy...
Protecting Lender and Borrower Interests and Overcoming Obstacles to the Sale
August 18, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel to commercial borrowers and lenders facing a mezzanine loan foreclosure under Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC). The panel will outline best practices for lenders to carry out a UCC foreclosure on a mezzanine loan. Read More

Drafting Business Contracts: Advice From Litigators to Prevent Ambiguity
Force Majeure, Forum, Choice of Law, Arbitration, Waiver of Jury Trials, Fee Shifting, Ind...
August 18, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide guidance and best practices to transactional attorneys from a litigation perspective that assists contract attorneys in spotting the common traps, critical clauses, and most significant landmines that lead to defense or offense issues when presented in court. The expert... Read More

Patent Infringement After Duncan Parking Technologies: Doctrine of Equivalents, Claim Cons...
August 18, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide patent counsel regarding the impact of recent court decisions and their guidance on direct, induced, and contributory infringement, claim construction, literal infringement, doctrine of equivalents infringement, including hypothetical claims, and even the reverse doctrine... Read More

Tax Considerations of Rental Properties: Maximizing Depreciation, 199A Eligibility, Electi...
August 18, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will explain how to maximize current deductions for rental property owners. Our panel of property experts will review depreciation rules, trade or business requirements, overlooked expense deductions, and completing Schedule E for tax practitioners and rental property owners. Read More

Drafting Memorandums of Lease, Work Letters, Exclusive Uses, and CAM
Limiting Liability for Landlords and Tenants in Options to Purchase and Rights of First Re...
August 18, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will advise landlord and tenant counsel on drafting specific provisions of a commercial lease that are often ignored. The panel will address when and what to include in memoranda of a lease, aspects of utilizing a memorandum that can protect the tenant, and how a landlord can mitiga... Read More

Negotiating Survival Clauses and Holdback Provisions in Commercial Real Estate Sales Trans...
Avoiding Pitfalls of Merger Doctrine at Closing and Beyond
August 23, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss strategies for buyers and sellers negotiating survival clauses in commercial real estate transactions. Our experienced panel will offer critical insight into crucial terms for inclusion, duration, pitfalls to avoid, and how survival provisions interplay with holdbacks to... Read More

IP and Related Issues for Computer Software: Leveraging Copyright, Trade Secrets, Trademar...
Evaluating the Protection Options, Weighing the Benefits and Risks
August 23, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel in determining which of the many available forms of IP protection is the optimal mode for software in the United States, while also taking into account some international and related considerations. The panel will examine the pros and cons of each avenue and how de... Read More

Exempt/Non-Exempt Joint Ventures: Furthering Exempt Purpose Through Partnerships With For-...
Protecting Exempt Status, Avoiding UBTI, Structuring Considerations and JV Alternatives
August 23, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will give nonprofit advisers and tax professionals a practical guide to the rules governing joint ventures between tax-exempt organizations and for-profit entities. The panel will discuss the control requirements for determining the tax treatment of joint venture proceeds, detail the UBT... Read More

Mastering Subpart F Tax Compliance: Key Reporting Requirements on Forms 5471 and 1118
August 23, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide tax professionals with an in-depth discussion of reporting Subpart F income challenges. The panel will discuss the proper methods of determining the Subpart F income earned by U.S. persons that qualify as U.S. shareholders of controlled foreign corporations (CFCs) an... Read More

U.S.-Israeli Tax and Estate Planning for Dual Citizens
Reconciling U.S. and Israeli Law on Trust Taxation, Inheritance Laws, and Wealth Transfers
August 23, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide estate planners and tax advisers with a helpful guide to estate planning tax challenges and opportunities for clients who have a tax presence in both the United States and Israel. The panel will discuss the U.S. tax law and treaty provisions governing tax rules in Is... Read More

QDRO Drafting Boot Camp: Preparing QDROs for 401(k)s and Similar Defined Contribution Plan...
Strategies for Family Law Practitioners to Help Ensure Administrator Approval and Avoid Un...
August 23, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will offer family law attorneys a "boot camp" on drafting qualified domestic relations orders (QDROs) for 401(k)s and similar defined contribution plans. The panel will prepare family law attorneys to draft effective QDROs to protect their client's interests and be accepted by plan a... Read More

Drafting Service Level Agreements: Best Practices for Corporate and Technology Counsel
Structuring Key Provisions, Anticipating Common Areas of Dispute, and Streamlining Negotia...
August 23, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide business and technology counsel on drafting service level provisions in technology agreements, with a focus on lessons from recent cases. Read More

Trusts as S Corporation Shareholders: Elections, Eligibility, and Avoiding Loss of Subchap...
QSSTs, ESBTs, Grantor Trusts, and Testamentary Trusts
August 23, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will cover types of trusts eligible to hold S corporation shares, including Qualified Subchapter S Trusts (QSSTs) and Electing Small Business Trusts (ESBTs), making the corresponding QSST and ESBT elections, and avoiding common scenarios where S status is inadvertently terminated when a... Read More

Basics of Foreign Outbound Tax Reporting: Identifying Income Tax and Information Return Re...
An Introduction to Forms 1116, 2555, 8938,5471, 8865, 8858, 8621, 926 and the FBAR
August 23, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide tax advisers and professionals with a sound foundation for identifying foreign tax and asset information requirements for outbound transactions. The webinar will identify reporting requirements, explain outbound filing duties, and detail the intersection between information... Read More

New SEC Rules for Private Fund Advisers: Reporting Requirements, Fees and Expenses, Confli...
Indemnification of Advisers, Preferential Treatment of Investors, Secondary Transactions
August 23, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will include the new reporting and audit requirements, limitations on fees and expenses, prohibitions and disclosures regarding conflicts of interest and preferential treatment of investors, and fairness opinions required with adviser-led secondary transactions. Read More

Structuring Non-Infringement Opinions and Reducing Risk of Patent Infringement: Key Consid...
August 23, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on preparing and providing non-infringement opinions for companies developing new products. The panel will drill down into what a competent non-infringement opinion should contain. The panel will outline best practices for drafting these opinions to reduce... Read More

Structuring Divisive Mergers Under the Delaware and Texas Statutes
August 24, 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

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

Tax Complexities in the Sale of Partnerships and LLCs
Navigating Character and Holding Period of Gain/Loss, Basis, Varying Interest Rule, Instal...
August 24, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide accounting and tax professionals with a review of tax considerations involved with purchasing and selling a partnership or LLC interest. The panel will address the allocation of income gains and losses and discuss tax implications on both the buy and sell sides. Read More

Real Estate 199A Aggregation and 469 Grouping Rules: Notice 2019-38, Real Estate and Safe...
August 24, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will discuss strategies for real estate professionals, agents, and investors. The release of final Section 199A regulations provided guidelines for the 20 percent QBI deduction and Notice 2019-38 provided a safe harbor that qualifies rental real estate to be treated as a trade or busines... Read More

Physician Witnesses in Personal Injury Cases: Refuting Doctor Testimony, Exposing Bias
Ensuring Plaintiffs Comply With Rule 26(a)(2)(B)
August 24, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will show counsel in personal injury cases, especially those involving pharmaceuticals or medical devices, how to depose, examine, or cross-examine who may be the most important witness at trial--the physician, surgeon, or dentist testifying as to causation. The program will provide... Read More

Discrimination Cases and Emotional Distress Damages: Implications of Cummings v. Premier R...
August 24, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will address the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in Cummings v. Premier Rehab Keller P.L.L.C. which held that damages for emotional distress are not recoverable in a private action for discrimination. The panel will discuss how this will likely affect future employment claims, pa... Read More

Multi-Defendant, Multi-Insurer Settlement Strategies: Managing Liability and Coverage Issu...
Navigating Disputed Liability, Risk Shifting, Allocation, Freeze-outs, Contribution, and M...
August 24, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will offer insurance counsel proven strategies and approaches to successfully resolve complex accident cases involving multiple defendants, all attempting to shift the risk of loss to someone else and who disagree over liability, case values, exposure, and appropriate levels of parti... Read More

Defending ERISA Class Actions Amid an Evolving Litigation Landscape: Best Practices for Co...
Recent Cases, Emerging Trends, and Defense Strategies Involving the Duty of Prudence, Inve...
August 24, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide class action litigators and fiduciaries with a review of the trends and developments from 2021 to the present in ERISA class action litigation and the impact of recent Supreme Court rulings on the ERISA landscape. The panel will also outline key litigation strategies for... Read More

Construction Defects and Limitations on CGL Coverage
Understanding and Mitigating Risk for Construction Defects
August 24, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will advise construction attorneys on remedies available for construction defect claims, including in states that treat a construction defect as the builder's business risk. The panel will discuss how to pursue claims and how court imposed limitations on CGL coverage for defect claim... Read More

Preventing Manipulation of Subchapter V: Challenging Eligibility for the Election and Proj...
August 24, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will address how creditors can prevent the manipulation of Subchapter V by challenging the election eligibility and by paying careful attention to the projected disposable income. The panel will discuss options for small businesses after the Bankruptcy Threshold Adjustment and Techn... Read More

Complex Gift Reporting on Form 709: GRATs, Business Interests, Crummey Trusts, CLTs and CR...
August 24, 2022 CPE, EA 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

Purchase Price Allocations in Real Estate Transactions: Categorizing Assets, Minimizing Ta...
August 25, 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

Asset Sale vs. Stock Sale: Tax Considerations, Advanced Drafting, and Structuring Techniqu...
August 25, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide practical guidance on best practices for tax counsel advising clients buying or selling a business and 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 mu... Read More

Structuring Aircraft Acquisition Transactions: Purchase, Lease, and Financing Alternatives
August 25, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine the purchase, lease, and financing structures available for acquiring aircraft. The panel will examine specific structures involving purchase contracts, security agreements, and leasing options. The panel will also discuss underlying concerns for buyers/lessees/borrowers... Read More

Classwide Damages Models in Misleading and False Advertising Consumer Class Actions
August 25, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the types of classwide damages models that plaintiffs use to obtain certification and how to advance or oppose each of these types of damages. The program will discuss the use of expert witnesses to testify about the plaintiffs' damages calculations and defense experts t... Read More

Marketplace Facilitator Sales Tax Collection, Reporting, and Liability Risks
Key Tax Rules Impacting Facilitators of the Sale of Third-Party Goods and Services
August 25, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This course will provide tax professionals and advisers guidance on the key sales tax issues facing marketplace facilitators stemming from the sale of goods and services of third parties. The panel will discuss recent developments in state sales tax laws, the varying state definitions of a marketpla... Read More

Financing Multi-Family Housing: Structuring the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit and Tax-Exem...
Documenting Transactions for Investors and Developers
August 25, 2022 CLE, CPE Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss utilizing Low-Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTCs) and tax-exempt bonds in multi-family construction financing. The program will examine the mechanisms of each form of financing, how each impacts the other, and how current market trends and developments impact these finan... Read More

Clinical Trials and Human Research: Complying With Regulatory Obligations
Requirements for Informed Consent, Disclosures, Data-Sharing, and More
August 30, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel on navigating regulatory changes for clinical trials and human subjects research. The panel will examine the practical impact for those sponsoring, conducting, or otherwise involved with clinical trials, as well as outline compliance strategies to meet the new requ... Read More

Evidentiary Issues at the TTAB: Examination Guides, Generic Marks, Third-Party Registratio...
August 30, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide trademark counsel on evidentiary issues at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB). The panel will discuss the Examination Guides, particularly as they address generic marks, evidentiary issues related to third-party registrations, and consumer surveys. The panel will... Read More

Branch Profits Tax: Form 1120-F Reporting, Identifying Trade or Business, Determining Trea...
August 30, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will explain the nuances of branch profits tax, including what entities are subject to this additional tax, how U.S. effectively connected income, dividend equivalent amounts, and the change in U.S. net equity is determined, and the effect of U.S. income tax treaties on the branch profit... Read More

Nursing Home Injuries: Proving Negligent, Reckless, or Intentional Understaffing and Inade...
August 30, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will provide medical malpractice and personal injury attorneys an in-depth analysis of the unique aspects of proving or defending claims that a skilled care or nursing facility has failed to meet nurse staffing standards and has chronic understaffing, negligent hiring, training, and... Read More

Taxation of U.S. Persons Owning Foreign Corporations: Strategies for Subpart F and GILTI I...
August 30, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA 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

Perfecting Choice of Law and Choice of Forum Clauses: Scope of Capture, Conflict of Laws,...
Issues of Enforceability and State Statutes That Limit Choice of Law Options
August 30, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide business counsel on how to perfect the choice of law and choice of forum clauses that are standard and often boilerplate in commercial agreements. The panel will discuss how to ensure these provisions sweep as broadly or as narrowly as desired, and the continued relevance... Read More

Leasing to a Cannabis-Related Business: Banking, Permitting, Zoning, Rent, Indemnification...
August 30, 2022 CLE 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

Navigating Estate and Gift Tax Treaties, U.S. Situs Assets, and Allowable Deductions
Impact of Death Tax Treaties on the Taxable Estate, Form 706, Form 706-NA
August 30, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE webinar will provide trusts and estate attorneys with an in-depth discussion on interpreting estate and gift tax treaties and related challenges for certain assets and available deductions. The panel will discuss the application of U.S. tax laws to assets owned by green card holders and... Read More

Bad Faith Litigation and Ignorance of the Law: Meeting an Insurer's Duty to Know the Law W...
August 30, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss an insurance company's duty to know the law, the duty to explain denial of claims, what an adequate and proper claim denial looks like, how these duties affect the assertion of privilege, and how to stem erosion of evidentiary privileges in bad faith litigation. Read More

Structuring Trust Protector Provisions: Protectors' Powers and Duties, Trustee Oversight,...
Avoiding Unintentional Fiduciary Classification, Key Trust Provisions to Limit Disputes, N...
August 31, 2022 CLE, CPE Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a practical guide to structuring trust protectors and directing party provisions into a trust or estate plan. The panel will discuss the specific duties to assign to trust protectors and potential risks to both the trustor an... Read More

Defending Rule 30(b)(6) Corporate Depositions: Responding to Deposition Notices, Selecting...
August 31, 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

Information Sharing by Healthcare Collaborations: Managing Antitrust Risk Amid Increased D...
August 31, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on antitrust violations when competitors share information related to a partnership through a joint venture, accountable care organizations (ACO), or merger. The panel will offer insights and guidance on the limitations of exchanging information and mana... Read More

Multistate Tax Issues for Pass-Through Entities: State Recognition Rules, Taxation of S Co...
August 31, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will guide tax counsel and advisers to resolve complex tax questions confronting pass-through entities with a presence in more than one state. Our panel will brief attendees on state recognition rules and other complexities that apply to multistate S corps, LLCs, and partnerships... Read More

Acquisition Financing in M&A Transactions: Reconciling Deal Terms With Finance Terms and C...
August 31, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the challenges of closing an M&A transaction on terms consistent with the requirements of an acquisition lender. The panel will explain how each aspect of the acquisition and the acquisition financing impacts the other, and the role of the buyer, the seller and, if diffe... Read More

Preference Actions: Clarifying the Trustee's Pre-Filing Due Diligence Requirements in Sect...
Ending the Practice of Filing Preference Actions Without Assessing the Merits
August 31, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss current developments about the trustee's pre-filing obligations under Section 547(b) of the Bankruptcy Code. The Bankruptcy Code does not define "reasonable due diligence in the circumstances of the case" nor what it means to take "into account a party's known or reasona... Read More

Evaluating Trust Documents for Tax Consequences: Trust Types, Distribution and Termination...
August 31, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will explain common provisions found in trust documents that have meaningful tax consequences. Our panel of trust veterans will identify clauses found in trust documents that affect distributions, termination, and taxation of trusts and trust beneficiaries. Read More

Tax Considerations for Renewable Energy Transactions: Deal Structures, Tax Equity, Direct-...
Analyzing Various Challenges in Structuring Transactions; Federal and State Credits; Abate...
August 31, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will guide renewable energy counsel on key tax considerations and planning methods for renewable energy transactions. The panel will discuss federal tax issues, including claiming the investment tax credit (ITC), implications of direct pay and recent developments, depreciation an... Read More

DOJ Investigations of Fraud in PPP Loan Applications: False Claims Act, Corporate and Pers...
August 31, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will advise corporate counsel on the current Department of Justice (DOJ) investigations of fraud in Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) applications. The panel will address the potential criminal and civil enforcement actions against businesses and owners who fraudulently applied for... Read More

Conducting Workplace Investigations: Honest Belief Rule and Avoiding Pretextual Discrimina...
August 31, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will address company investigations of disputed workplace events and the use of the honest belief rule. The panel will discuss recent cases that clarify how employers can utilize the rule to assure that the investigation results are respected and upheld. The panel will guide practiti... Read More

New IRS Pre-Examination Retirement Plan Compliance Program: Correcting Errors, IRC Rules,...
August 31, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide employee benefits counsel, plan sponsors, and administrators guidance on the new IRS pre-examination retirement plan compliance program and procedures. The panel will discuss IRS self-correction rules and procedures, steps to take after receiving an IRS pre-examination n... Read More

High-End Residential Construction: Permitting Delays, Insurance, General Contractor, Owner...
August 31, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will advise construction counsel on the unique issues related to high-end residential construction. The panel will discuss the issues with delayed permitting and acquiring proper insurance, as well as hiring both an architect and general contractor that meets the project's needs. Th... Read More

Traumatic Brain Injury: Proving or Challenging the Existence and Extent of Brain Damage Us...
September 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will offer advanced guidance to personal injury attorneys proving or challenging the existence and extent of injury in traumatic brain injury (TBI) cases. The panel will explore what types of experts should be engaged, what to look for in credentialing and demeanor, and strategies fo... Read More

Environmental Indemnity in Real Estate Transactions: Allocating Risks of Potential Liabili...
Negotiating Key Provisions, Drafting and Reviewing the Agreement to Ensure Complete Covera...
September 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel for buyers, sellers, and lenders in real estate transactions on allocating environmental liability and structuring environmental indemnity agreements to ensure proper coverage for liabilities. The panel will examine key provisions and lessons from historical preced... Read More

Financing Carbon Capture Projects: Deal Structures, Tax Credits, Key Issues for Investors...
September 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide energy counsel and investors guidance on the legal framework and key considerations for financing carbon capture projects. The panel will discuss the key components of financing carbon capture, project eligibility requirements, the process for project evaluation and sele... Read More

Composite Return Issues for Pass-Through Entities and Nonresidents: Filing, Withholding, R...
September 1, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This course will provide SALT professionals and pass-through owners who have multistate filing obligations with an in-depth review of preparing composite returns. Filing composite returns is a significant and necessary piece of SALT. However, the burden of withholding and remitting nonresident taxes... Read More

Patenting Pharmaceutical Drug Formulations: Withstanding Litigation and PTAB Challenges
September 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide patent counsel on patenting drug formulations from drafting through patent prosecution and enforcement. The panel will examine lessons learned from the case law and offer strategies to overcome the potential challenges. Read More

Tax Strategies in a Down Market: Roth Conversions, Tax Loss Harvesting, Gifting, Portfolio...
September 1, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will outline specific tax and investment strategies advisers should consider in order to guide taxpayers during a bear market. Our panel of investment analysts will provide expert advice on Roth conversions, harvesting tax losses, rebalancing portfolios, and other strategies to take adva... Read More

Opinions in Structured Finance and Securitized Lending Transactions: Bankruptcy Remoteness...
Assumptions, Qualifications, Limitations, and Use of Letters; Reducing Risks for Opinion G...
September 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide a review of the use of opinion letters in structured finance transactions, explain various elements of the opinions, and outline the types of assumptions and qualifications the opinion giver should utilize to minimize risks. Read More

Risk Allocation in Commercial Contracts: Indemnity, Reps and Warranties, Termination, Dama...
September 6, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course 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, an... Read More

Lost Profits in Commercial Litigation: Proving and Defending Damages
Leveraging Calculation Methodologies, Documentation, and Expert Evidence
September 6, 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

Patent Protection in Russia: Implications of USPTO Actions and U.S. Sanctions for Safeguar...
September 6, 2022 CLE 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

Stacking Coverage Under UM and UIM Policies: Identifying All Coverages, Preventing Misappl...
September 6, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will demonstrate the manner and method of stacking uninsured and underinsured motorist (UI/UIM) coverage. The panel will offer an overview of how UI/UIM works, eligibility, intra- and inter-policy stacking, limits on stacking from exclusions and waivers, and more. The program will h... Read More

Federal and State R&D Credits: Comparing Federal and State Guidelines, Eligibility Require...
September 7, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This course will review the research and development (R&D) credits offered by states. Our panel of state and local tax specialists will explain the credit requirements in specific states, review the federal guidelines for the R&D credit, and explain the process of applying for missed credits in prio... Read More

Structuring Corporate PPAs for Renewable Energy: Key Contract Provisions and Guidance for...
Critical Buy-Side and Sell-Side Drivers in Negotiations, Financing, Mitigating Risks, Regu...
September 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide renewable energy counsel with an in-depth analysis of structuring corporate power purchase agreements (PPAs) for renewable energy. The panel will provide a review of key issues in structuring PPAs for both buyers and sellers, regulatory challenges in certain states and j... Read More

Complexities of Builder's Risk Insurance Claims: Ownership of Policy, Amount and Type of C...
Evaluation of Policies Based on Pricing Considerations, Location, Environmental Factors, T...
September 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will address the complexities of builder's risk insurance (BRI) coverage, including who should hold the policy (the owner or the contractor), how much coverage for property versus delay damage, and how to cover gross profits, loss of income, and continuing expenses. Our panel will pr... Read More

Deadlock-Breaking Mechanisms in Real Estate LLCs: Avoiding Litigation When Members and Man...
September 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide real estate counsel with a framework for adopting deadlock-breaking mechanisms in LLC operating agreements and potential state law consequences when no such mechanisms are in place. The program will also discuss arbitration and mediation provisions as alternatives to lit... Read More

Healthcare Investigations, Prosecutions and Compliance Strategies: New Developments and Ho...
What Healthcare Providers, Their Counsel and Compliance Officers Need to Know
September 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on handling the investigation and prosecution of a healthcare provider. The panel will review key new court decisions, guidance documents and rulemaking and what they may mean for the mechanics of healthcare investigations, prosecutions and compliance pr... Read More

Litigating FMLA Claims: Defining Adverse Employment Actions and Mitigating Employer Liabil...
September 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will address the concerns when litigating a claim regarding violations of the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA). The panel will discuss the recent Seventh Circuit case that clarified what adverse employment action means. The panel will also address how the findings of this case and oth... Read More

Overturning Roe v. Wade: Impact on Employee Benefit Plans and Next Steps for Plan Sponsors...
September 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will provide employee benefits counsel and plan fiduciaries an in-depth analysis of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization and the overturning of Roe v. Wade. The panel will discuss the significant impact the Court's decision has on employe... Read More

Structuring Split-Dollar Life Insurance Arrangements after Estate of Levine v. Commissione...
Navigating Secs. 2036, 2038, and 2073 and Maximizing Tax Benefits of Split-Dollar Insuranc...
September 7, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planners and advisers with a thorough and practical guide to the use of split-dollar life insurance arrangements after the U.S. Tax Court holding in the Levine case. The panelist will offer specific guidance on drafting split-dollar agreements (SDAs) consider... Read More

Personal Injury Trials and Faulty Jury Instructions: Preventing Defective Jury Instruction...
September 7, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss preventing defective jury instructions as well as relying on them to appeal a personal injury verdict. The program will offer guidance on drafting proper instructions as well as identifying and preserving objections to incorrect or misleading instructions for appeal. The... 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
September 7, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will provide deal counsel with an update on the latest trends in the use of M&A representations and warranties insurance coverage and situations in which it is appropriate to use the coverage to mitigate risk and complete transactions. The panel will discuss the benefits and traps as... Read More

Tax Issues for Rollover Equity in M&A Transactions: Key Considerations for Buyers and Sell...
September 8, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide tax professionals with an in-depth analysis of key tax issues of equity rollover in mergers and acquisitions. The panel will discuss critical provisions and structuring considerations for equity rollovers in M&A transactions, tax-free mergers, holding company structu... Read More

Asset Spend-Down for Medicaid Qualification: Classifying Assets, Individuals vs. Married C...
September 8, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide counsel with an in-depth analysis of asset spend-down techniques for Medicaid qualification. The panel will highlight strategies for spend-down, understanding exempt vs. non-exempt assets, and distinctions between individuals and married couples, as well as offer methods... Read More

Private Equity Real Estate Fund Formation: Capital Raising, Regulatory Issues, and Negotia...
Capital Contributions, Allocation of Profits/Losses, Clawbacks, Return of Capital, Fees, C...
September 8, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the crucial structural considerations and legal complexities of forming, launching, and operating a private real estate fund. The program will review how recent regulatory developments impact fund managers and investors regarding fees and expenses, co-investments, and co... Read More

Cross-Examining Plaintiffs in Employment Harassment and Discrimination Cases: Strategies f...
September 8, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide employment trial lawyers with the tools to handle the challenging task of cross-examining a plaintiff/victim claiming harassment or discrimination. The plaintiff/alleged victim's deposition is typically the pivotal testimonial event in the case. Trial counsel is often st... Read More

Structuring Participation Agreements in Commercial Finance: Lender Due Diligence
Strategies for Lead Lenders and Participants to Minimize and Manage Risk; FDIC Guidance
September 8, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine current trends in the loan participation market, critical provisions of participation agreements, and best practices in due diligence for participating lenders. The panel will also discuss FDIC regulatory guidance regarding risk management for purchased loans and purchas... Read More

Subordination, Non-Disturbance, and Attornment Agreements: Drafting to Protect Lenders, Te...
September 8, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the purpose and objectives of subordination, non-disturbance, and attornment agreements (SNDAs) for all key stakeholders--lenders, tenants, and landlords. The panel will outline best practices for drafting and negotiating SNDAs and other related provisions, such as estop... Read More

Billion Dollar Patents: Building a Strong Patent Portfolio, Generating Value, Protecting I...
September 8, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide patent counsel on withstanding the challenges of today's U.S. patent system in the hopes of earning billions of dollars in revenue with U.S. patents, properly extending market exclusivities, and keeping competitors off the market with strong U.S. patents. The panel will of... Read More

2022 Directors & Officers Liability Insurance: Key Coverage Issues for Corporate Executive...
SPACs, Pandemic-Related Lawsuits
September 8, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide counsel with the tools to review the issues with D&O insurance coverage in 2022 related to protecting directors and officers. The panel will discuss the recent increase in antitrust investigations of insurance companies by the U.S. Department of Justice, the potential li... Read More

Overcoming Counterfeit Objections and Preserving Evidence for Review
September 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide litigators through effective techniques to prevent, end, and even leverage counterfeit objections having no basis in the rules of evidence, including infamous speaking objections. Read More

Insurer's Duty to Defend: Navigating the "Eight Corners" Rule, Withdrawal From an Ongoing...
Advocating Complex Defense Duty Issues From Insurer and Policyholder Perspectives
September 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course 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 t... Read More

Proposed UCC Amendments for Cryptocurrencies, NFTs, Linked Electronic Payment Rights, and...
Controllable Electronic Records, Qualifying Purchaser, Rights Tethered to a CER
September 13, 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

Structuring a Private Placement Memorandum for the Private Offering and Sale of Securities
Determining Materiality, Assessing Risk Factors, and Conducting Due Diligence
September 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the attorney's role in drafting and reviewing the private placement memorandum (PPM) for the private sale and solicitation of securities to ensure compliance with SEC disclosure rules for securities offerings and applicable state laws. Read More

Employee Privacy and Data Protection Under CPRA and Other State Laws
Rights of Access, Deletion, Correction, and Opt-Out of Sale
September 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will advise employment attorneys on the potential liability and claims that may arise under the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA) and other state privacy laws. The panel will discuss employees' rights, including access, deletion, and correction, to data that their employers retai... Read More

Environmental Insurance Coverage Under CGL, Property, and D&O Policies for NRD, CERCLA, RC...
Pollution and Owned-Property Exclusions, Scope of Damages, Property Damage, and Occurrence...
September 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide counsel with a review of current and emerging trends in environmental claims, potential coverage under various commercial policies, the parameters of critical policy exclusions, and the scope of covered damages. Read More

Structuring Opinions of Counsel in Real Estate Finance Transactions
Assumptions, Qualifications, Limitations, and Factual Certificates That Reduce Risks for O...
September 13, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will prepare counsel to draft third-party opinions for real estate finance transactions. The panel will cover the opinions required--including authority, enforceability, and property-related opinions--and the assumptions, limitations, and qualifications that counsel should include to... Read More

Designer Jewelry, Knock-Offs, and IP Infringement: Copyright, Trademark, and Trade Dress P...
September 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on IP infringement related to designer and knock-off jewelry. The panel will analyze copyright, trademark, and trade dress law as applied to knock-off jewelry. The panel will address what is needed to establish a claim under each area of law and provide practic... Read More

Nursing Home Fall Injuries: Litigating the Adequacy of Fall Assessments and Protocol Imple...
September 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will prepare personal injury lawyers to litigate nursing home fall claims. The panel will review applicable regulations, fall assessment requirements and protocols, the importance of medical records review, and more. Read More

Effective Remedies in Marital Settlement Agreements: Ensuring Meaningful Relief for the No...
Cost-Effective Mechanisms to Prevent Defendants From Becoming Judgment-Proof
September 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss the highly effective and efficient remedies to include in marital settlement agreements (MSAs) and pre- or post-nuptial agreements to encourage compliance and to ensure that the non-breaching party gets meaningful relief. The program will review state laws and discuss i... Read More

Taxation of Decentralized Finance Transactions: IRS Guidance, Tax Issues for DeFi Lending,...
September 13, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel, accountants, and other advisers with a critical analysis of IRS tax treatment of decentralized finance (DeFi) transactions. The panel will discuss the IRS' position on the tax treatment of DeFi companies and platforms, critical tax considerations for U.... Read More

Drafting Notice Clauses: Physical vs. Virtual Delivery, Time Limits, Form and Content, Ide...
Jurisdictional Differences, Remote Work Issues, Amending Provisions
September 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide counsel on best practices in drafting notice provisions. The panel will discuss the pros and cons of requiring physical versus virtual delivery, how to address concerns of certifying delivery, and what to consider when amending notice clauses in existing agreements, in pa... Read More

Construction Litigation of Additional Insured Endorsements: Blanket Clause Risks, Contract...
September 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide counsel for construction companies with guidance on the use of additional insured requirements in contracts and their role in passing insurance obligations through to subcontractors and suppliers. The panel will discuss the circuit split related to the need (or not) for... Read More

Combating Plaintiffs' Reptilian Tactics in Commercial Vehicle, Premises Liability, Product...
Responding to Reptile Techniques During Discovery, Deposition, Voir Dire, Opening Statemen...
September 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide litigators in recognizing and combating the trial strategy leveraging the so-called "reptile theory" in commercial vehicle accident claims, premises liability, and medical malpractice cases. The panel will discuss the increased use of reptilian tactics by plaintiffs' attor... Read More

FCPA Compliance: Meeting FCPA Requirements and Minimizing Liability Risks
September 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide guidance on Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) compliance. Using recent enforcement actions as a guide, the panel will cover requirements and best practices related to gifts and hospitality, books and records, identifying government officials, and third-party due dilig... Read More

QTIP Elections: How and When to Make QTIP, Partial, Clayton, and Reverse Elections
September 14, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will review qualified terminable interest property (QTIP) elections, including the reverse, partial, Clayton, and the interplay of the QTIP election with the DSUE. Our trust and estate tax expert will explain how to utilize QTIP elections to maximize taxpayers' federal estate tax and GST... Read More

Pop-Up Leasing: Drafting Delivery, Insurance, and Maintenance Provisions, Mitigating Risks...
September 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will explore the unique issues facing landlords and tenants entering "pop-up" rather than traditional longer-term leases for retail space. Our panel will advise on how best to draft standard lease provisions such as delivery, insurance, and maintenance and guide counsel on addressing... 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...
September 14, 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

Litigating Wage and Hour Claims Under New State Regulations: Minimum Wage, Overtime, Break...
September 14, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will advise employment counsel on litigating wage and hour claims under the new state labor regulations. The panel will discuss how changes to minimum wages, calculation of overtime, mandatory paid leave, and break requirements at the state level will affect how claims are resolved,... Read More

Trademark Threats on Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, and Other Social Media
Policing and Protecting Against Infringement and Counterfeiting by Website Users
September 15, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide best practices for attorneys in confronting trademark infringement and counterfeiting threats by users of social networking websites. The panel will outline strategies for businesses and their counsel to police and protect against unauthorized use of their brands on thes... Read More

Charitable Contributions: Complex Tax Issues With Unique Donations
Cryptocurrency, Self-Created Assets, QCDs, Donor Advised Funds, Substantiation, Grouping S...
September 15, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will provide strategies and advice to maximize deductions of unique charitable contributions made by philanthropic taxpayers. Our panel of individual income tax professionals will review the rules for donor-advised funds and qualified charitable distributions (QCDs) as vehicles for maki... Read More

Obviousness Standard: Leveraging Latest PTO and Court Guidance
Overcoming Challenges of Obviousness and Attacks on Patent Validity
September 15, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide patent counsel with guidance on the evolving obviousness standard. In a post- KSR v. Teleflex world in which obviousness is at times confused with patent eligibility under Section 101, how is the Federal Circuit's treatment of obviousness issues changing? How does the Pa... Read More

Noncompete and No-Poach Agreements in Healthcare: Navigating the Biden Administration's Ex...
September 15, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on noncompete agreements and other restrictive covenants in healthcare. The panel will discuss the Biden Executive Order (EO) and its implications for the use of noncompete and no-poach agreements in the healthcare industry. The panel will examine agency... Read More

Multidistrict Class Actions: Consolidating Class Actions Without Conceding Certification
September 15, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss advantages and disadvantages of consolidation, approaches to consolidation among different jurisdictions, and strategic considerations related to discovery, class certification, res judicata, and other vital issues. The panel will offer strategies for navigating the push... Read More

Employment Claims Under the Labor Code Private Attorneys General Act: Representative Actio...
September 19, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will advise employment counsel on claims under California's Labor Code Private Attorneys General Act of 2004 (PAGA). The panel will discuss the reach and limitations of representative claims brought under PAGA, including: violations giving rise to PAGA claims, the procedural requirem... Read More

Private Equity M&A Key Deal Terms in a Changing Market
Rollover Equity, the "Buy-And-Build" Strategy, Earnouts, Seller Paper, Reverse Break-Up Fe...
September 20, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide M&A counsel concerning key private equity M&A transaction deal terms such as rollover equity; the "buy-and-build" strategy; earnouts; seller paper; reverse break-up fees; and representation and warranty insurance. Read More

Printed Publication as Prior Art: PTAB Guidance, Practical Considerations for Patent Holde...
September 20, 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

Drafting Vendor Agreements to Comply With CPRA, CCPA, and GDPR Requirements: New Standard...
Privacy Enforcement Authority, Compliance, and Accountability Standards; Sensitive Persona...
September 20, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide business and technology counsel on drafting and updating technology vendor agreements to meet the privacy requirements of the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA). The panel will discuss the evolving privacy landscape and provide practical advice to ensure that businesses... Read More

Negotiating Managed Care Agreements With Health Plans: Key Provisions, Anticipating Areas...
September 20, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on negotiating managed care agreements. The panel will discuss current trends in contract negotiations, key provisions in the agreements, recent court treatment, and practical tips for resolving common areas of dispute. Read More

Acquisition of Distressed Real Estate Debt: Due Diligence, Key Contract Provisions, Mortga...
September 20, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine the due diligence and transactional issues involved in acquiring distressed mortgage and mezzanine debt. The panel will outline strategies to identify and mitigate risks and liabilities for both the buyer and seller. Read More

New EPA Guidance on PFAS and Safe Drinking Water: Health Advisories, Regional Screening Le...
September 20, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will advise environmental counsel on the new EPA rules related to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) and safe drinking water standards. The panel will discuss how the reclassification of these chemicals as hazardous substances will affect those standards, regional screening... Read More

Section 168(k) Bonus Depreciation Regulations: Claiming 100% First-Year Depreciation Deduc...
Identifying Qualified Property, Interplay with Section 179, Percentage Deductible
September 20, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a thorough and practical guide to the IRS regulations on bonus depreciation for new and used property. The panel will outline the bonus depreciation provisions, detail depreciation calculation methods, and discuss how to report... Read More

Nursing Home Depositions: Establishing Liability Using State Surveys, MDS, OBRA, Policies...
September 20, 2022 CLE 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

GILTI Reporting: Preparation of Forms 5471, 8992, 8993, 1118; Comprehensive Examples of Co...
September 20, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will walk tax practitioners through the GILTI reporting requirements on Forms 8992, 8993, 1118, and 5471. Our astute panel of international reporting experts will present common GILTI scenarios and follow these through the required forms and schedules detailing the steps and considerati... Read More

Defending Cases Rooted in Circumstantial Evidence: Excluding and Preventing Speculative Fa...
September 20, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss strategies for countering and excluding circumstantial evidence and related inferences to pave the way for summary judgment or possibly a directed verdict. The program will review distinguishing proper inferences from speculation, the problem of inferences from inferenc... Read More

Reducing Estate Tax Liability in Corporate Recapitalization: Stock Freezes, Sec. 2701 Rule...
September 20, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planners, advisers, and tax counsel with a comprehensive exploration of reducing estate tax liability in corporate recapitalizations. The panel will discuss critical planning and structuring challenges and key considerations in freezing stock value versus hol... Read More

Reinstatement of the Superfund Excise Tax: Key Issues and Action Items for Manufacturers,...
Taxable Substances, Actions Triggering the Tax, Calculations, Tax Returns and Payments, Re...
September 20, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax professionals with an in-depth analysis of the critical issues and challenges of the reinstatement of the Superfund excise tax for manufacturers, producers, and importers. The panel will discuss applicable tax rules, taxable chemicals and substances, actions tha... Read More

Navigating Tax Challenges of ABLE Accounts and Special Needs Trusts: Guidance for Elder La...
September 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will offer estate planning, special needs planning and elder law attorneys guidance on navigating the intricacies of ABLE accounts and special needs trusts under the current tax law. Our panel will review the impact of current tax law on the taxation of these critical planning tools,... Read More

Private Equity Waterfall and Carried Interest Provisions: Economic and Tax Implications fo...
Distributions, Clawbacks, and Allocations; Carried Interest Sharing; Drafting to Address T...
September 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will analyze various methods of structuring waterfall provisions in private equity funds and carried interest distributions to fund managers and their personnel and related clawback and allocation provisions. The program will also examine the tax implications of such provisions. Read More

State Tax Treatment of UBTI for Exempt Organizations: Calculations, Conformance, and Appor...
Navigating States' Partial- or Non-Conformance With Federal Treatment; Multistate Apportio...
September 21, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This course will provide nonprofit tax professionals and advisers with a practical guide to various states' rules governing unrelated business income tax, which U.S.-based tax-exempt organizations must pay on unrelated business taxable income (UBTI). The webinar will focus on the standards and guide... Read More

Structuring Captive Insurance Programs: Key Provisions, Regulatory Requirements, Risk-Pool...
September 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will offer guidance on structuring captive insurance programs across several scenarios. The panel will discuss the different types and uses of captive structures, best practices in regulatory compliance, and how to best leverage captive formation to maximize financial risk transfer a... Read More

Medicare Conditional Payment and Medicare Advantage Plan Reconciliation Processes
Techniques to Minimize Repayment Obligations and Maximize Medicare Refunds After a Liabili...
September 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide personal injury attorneys in navigating the complex processes for reconciling Medicare conditional payments and Medicare Advantage plans to increase a plaintiff's recovery following a personal injury settlement. Read More

Navigating D&O Fiduciary Duties in the Zone of Insolvency
Avoiding and Defending Fiduciary Duty Claims and Maximizing D&O Insurance Coverage
September 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide bankruptcy counsel with a review of fiduciary duties of loyalty and due care owed by directors and officers to the corporation and shareholders as a company heads into insolvency and when creditors may enforce those duties. The webinar will offer strategies to avoid and... Read More

Revisiting Hart-Scott-Rodino: Premerger Notification Requirements, Aggregation Rules, FTC...
September 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine the filing requirements of the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Act in connection with proposed mergers and other corporate actions and responding to inquiries from the FTC and DOJ. The panel will also discuss HSR aggregation rules that can lead multiple transactions to be aggreg... Read More

SCOTUS West Virginia v. EPA Ruling: Impact on Renewable Energy Resources and Clean Power I...
September 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will provide attorneys with a detailed discussion on the impact of the recent SCOTUS decision in West Virginia v. EPA restricting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's authority under the Clean Air Act in issuing limitations on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. The pa... Read More

New PBGC Final Rule: Significant Changes for Multiemployer Plans Under the Special Financi...
Withdrawal Liability Rules and Calculations, Interest Rates, Plans That Suspended Benefits...
September 21, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide a thorough and practical guide to employee benefits counsel navigating the PBGC's final rules for the Special Financial Assistance (SFA) program for multiemployer plans. The panel will discuss significant PBGC changes to the SFA, guidance on the application process for S... Read More

Design Patents and the Hague Agreement Option: Evaluating the Benefits and Risks of Filing...
September 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide patent counsel on the application process under the Hague Agreement as well as the pros and cons of filing under the Agreement. The panel will discuss lessons learned from the first few years that U.S. applicants have had access to the Hague System. The panel will offer be... Read More

SALT Due Diligence for Business Sales and Purchases: Determining Economic Nexus and Unfore...
September 22, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This course will discuss performing due diligence for state and local tax obligations for business purchases and sales. Our panel of income tax veterans will explain determining filing obligations in specific states, identifying unusual or unexpected state taxes, and how to protect both parties from... Read More

Tax Treatment of Carried Interest: Final IRS Regs, Strategies for Tax, Private Equity, Rea...
IRC Section 1061, Capital Contributions, Transfers to Unrelated Parties, Special Allocatio...
September 22, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will guide tax counsel and advisers on the current tax law's impact on the treatment of carried interest and available planning opportunities. In addition, the panel will discuss IRS final regulations, the application of Sec. 1061, Sec. 1231 property, implications of related part... Read More

Stare Decisis: Recent Applications in Circuit and Supreme Court Cases
September 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will review the historic doctrine of stare decisis, recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions analyzing, applying, and refining it, how U.S. Circuit Courts have applied their own and SCOTUS precedent, and how trial courts view and apply the doctrine. The program will also examine what sta... Read More

Development of Industrial Real Estate and Distribution Centers
Permitting and Zoning, Supply Chain and Force Majeure, Rights of First Refusal
September 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will advise real estate counsel on the current legal issues in industrial properties. The panel will discuss trends in this surging area of real estate related to the expansion of e-commerce, warehousing, and logistics facilities. The panel will address the concerns with zoning and... Read More

Cash Payments Over $10,000: Bank Secrecy Act, Form 8300 Audits, New Digital Asset Reportin...
September 22, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide business advisers with a practical guide to the cash transaction reporting requirements of the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA). The panelists will detail the reporting requirements for individual and series transactions in excess of $10,000 on Form 8300. They will discuss new concern... Read More

Swaps in Commercial Finance: Special Concerns With Modifications and Syndications, LIBOR T...
September 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will examine issues that can arise when loans that are hedged with interest rate swaps are modified, extended, or prepaid. The panel will discuss the complexities of entering and modifying swaps in syndicated credit facilities. The panel will also review what steps, if any, lenders... Read More

Federal Antitrust and Employment: Wage Collusion, Worker Misclassification, Earnings Claim...
Examining Employment Policies, Non-Competition, Non-Solicitation, and Anti-Poaching Agreem...
September 22, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will advise employment counsel on the current U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) practices to enforce federal antitrust laws regarding employees, including prosecuting employers for alleged anticompetitive practices. The panel will discuss how the DOJ and other antitrust agencies inves... Read More

Modifying AIA Contract Documents: Advanced Strategies for Owners, Developers, and Contract...
September 22, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This CLE course will provide construction counsel with advanced strategies for amending and modifying standard AIA contract documents. The panel will outline how counsel for owners, developers, and contractors can best modify these standard construction agreements--including drafting global riders t... Read More

Tax Strategies for Family Businesses: Paying Children, SE Insurance, Roths for Children, S...
September 22, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will review unique planning strategies for family businesses. Our adept federal income tax panelist will provide insights into maximizing Social Security benefits, lowering payroll taxes, IRA contributions, transferring ownership interests, and making retirement contributions for family... 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

Ransomware, Cyber Insurance, and the GC's Role: Current Executive Order, Risks Related to...
September 27, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss how general counsel can assist and address a company's risk when facing a ransomware attack. The panel will discuss the Executive Order issued in May 2021 by the Biden administration instituting tech standards for businesses acting as government contractors to limit pote... Read More

Tax Strategies for Advising Retirees: Social Security Planning, Roth Conversions, QCDs, SE...
September 27, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will guide tax advisers through tax-saving strategies for taxpayers approaching retirement age or who have already retired. The panelist will identify opportunities to minimize tax and maximize assets, as well as address recent and impending legislation affecting these taxpayers. Read More

Electronic Spying and Tracking Spouses in Divorce Cases: What's Legal in the Digital World...
Navigating Admissibility and Privacy: Evidence Derived From Social Media, Smartphones, Spy...
September 27, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will teach family law attorneys to identify and manage legal issues when spouses obtain evidence using electronic or telephonic interception, smartphones, spyware, GPS tracking devices, webcams, wiretaps, or other methods. Read More

Supply Chain Agreements: Consequential Damage Disclaimers, Indemnity, Force Majeure, Termi...
September 27, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the interplay between several critical terms in supply chain agreements: indemnification, consequential damage disclaimers, force majeure, termination, and warranty provisions. Our panel will discuss practical guidance for structuring these terms and best practices as di... Read More

Pre-Immigration Estate and Gift Tax Planning: Foreign Assets, Reporting Requirements, Stra...
September 27, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide trusts and estates attorneys with a practical guide to pre-immigration estate planning tools and techniques. The panel will go beyond the basics to detail intricate strategies for minimizing income tax, including basis strategies for non-U.S. situs assets, structuring "d... Read More

Form 5471 Attribution Rules: New Categories of Filers and Rev Proc 2019-40 Safe Harbors
September 27, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will explain the attribution rules for stock ownership for individuals and entities and the filing requirements of Form 5471. Our panel of international tax experts will discuss determining direct and indirect stock ownership that can result in unexpected filing obligations. Read More

Farm and Agribusiness Purchase and Sale Transactions: Key Legal Issues for Buyers and Sell...
Identifying Threshold Considerations, Negotiating the Purchase and Sale Agreement, Conduct...
September 27, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the critical legal issues in purchasing and selling a farm or other agribusiness. The program will focus on critical due diligence issues, threshold considerations for the parties, and essential terms and provisions in the purchase and sale agreement in any farming opera... Read More

Workers' Compensation Claims and the Medicare Secondary Payer Act
Meeting Reporting Requirements, Satisfying Liens, and Establishing Set-Asides in Settlemen...
September 27, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will review the Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Act and its various reporting and reimbursement obligations, including Section 111 reporting, conditional payments, and future medical/Medicare Set-Aside (MSA) issues. The speaker will discuss the nuanced differences between workers' com... Read More

Agency Regulation After West Virginia v. EPA: Climate Change, Major Questions Doctrine, Fu...
September 27, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will address the recent SCOTUS decision in West Virginia v. EPA which held that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) had exceeded the authority granted by Congress under the Clean Air Act in issuing limitations on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. The panel will... Read More

AICPA Peer Review Program: Overcoming Common Deficiencies
September 27, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This course will prepare accounting firm professionals for its required AICPA peer review. Our experienced peer reviewer will outline best practices for undergoing reviews and discuss recent developments including the AICPA's latest issued standards. Read More

Adding NFTs to an IP Portfolio: Risks and Rewards, Key Considerations
Navigating Ownership, Enforcement, Contract Language, Likelihood of Confusion, Revenue Pot...
September 27, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on the risks and rewards of adding non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to an IP portfolio. The panel will address ownership, enforcement, First Amendment, and fair use defenses. The panel will discuss decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs) and the associated cont... Read More

Proving Annoyance, Embarrassment, and Undue Burden in Discovery Requests
September 27, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss how to get a court's attention in a discovery dispute and prove (or disprove) annoyance, embarrassment, and undue burden for Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(c) and corresponding state court rules. The panel will discuss the evidence needed beyond boilerplate recitals... Read More

Clearing Title for Defects Involving Easements, Encroachments, and Survey/Boundary Dispute...
Identifying and Resolving Common Title Defects to Ensure Closing the Deal
September 28, 2022 CLE 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

Summary Judgment Motions in Wage and Hour Class and Collective Actions: Pre- and Post-Cert...
Disposing of or Limiting Claims, Improving Settlement Posture, Eliminating Class Members
September 28, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide employment defense litigators on strategically pursuing summary judgment motions in wage and hour class and collective actions. The panel will discuss considerations and best practices for drafting and leveraging summary judgment motions pre- and post-certification to disp... Read More

Capital Accounts: 704(b) vs. GAAP vs. Tax Basis, Comparing and Contrasting Annual Allocati...
Meeting Tax-Basis Capital Reporting Requirements
September 28, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will address calculating and maintaining partners' capital account balances under 704(b), GAAP, and tax basis reporting requirements. Our panel of partnership experts will explain the importance of each method, compare and contrast annual recording differences for each, and discuss how t... Read More

Avoiding Gift and Estate Audit Triggers: Anticipating Audit Issues, IDRs, and Appeals
September 28, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will guide advisers filing gift and estate returns in understanding how to prepare for and handle IRS audits of Forms 706 and 709. The panel will also address issues to expect when appraisals are necessary, dealing with unreported gifts, and the current state of the IRS initiative in thi... Read More

Billboards and Digital Signs: Crafting and Enforcing Local Regulations After Austin v. Rea...
Siting Issues, Environmental Concerns, and Revenue Sharing Opportunities
September 28, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss the constitutional basis and limits of local regulation of signs and billboards--digital or otherwise--as well as signage zoning laws related to everything from noise to strip clubs. The panelist will also discuss the effect of City of Austin v. Reagan National Advertis... Read More

M&A Post-Closing Claims for Breaches of Reps and Warranties: Strategies for Pursuing or De...
Identifying Trouble Spots That Risk Post-Closing Losses, Impede Recovery, or Undermine Def...
September 28, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine the types of post-closing breach claims that arise most frequently in M&A transactions. The panel will share practical tips to help buyers and sellers negotiate and draft more robust deal documents and discuss litigation strategies that should prove useful to parties who... Read More

Establishing Institutional Liability for Sexual Abuse: Standards, Defenses, and Damages
September 28, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss how an institution can be held civilly liable for sexual abuse perpetrated by its employees, agents, or even independent contractors. The panel will discuss potential defendants, statutes of limitations, proving breach of applicable duties of care, defenses, and damages... Read More

Digital Assets, Cryptocurrency, and NFTs in Bankruptcy: Classification, Valuation, Recover...
September 28, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide bankruptcy attorneys through the intersection of digital assets and bankruptcy. The program will offer an overview of digital assets; how they are identified, investigated, preserved, and administered; how digital assets can be collateralized and valued; and what happens t... Read More

Tax Planning Strategies for S Corporation Mergers and Acquisitions
Asset vs. Stock Sales, 338(h)(10) and 336(e) Elections, Qualifying for Installment Sales T...
September 28, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide tax professionals guidance on tax challenges in S corporation mergers and acquisitions and available tax planning techniques. The panel will discuss key legal and tax considerations for both the buyers and sellers, the pros and cons of asset sales versus stock sales,... Read More

Establishing Tax-Qualified Retirement Plans: Complicated Rules and Challenges for Employer...
IRS Determination Process; Minimum Standards; Plan Types and Formulas; Benefit Accrual, No...
September 28, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will guide employee benefits counsel and tax advisers, analyze critical issues in establishing tax-qualified retirement plans, and offer methods to ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Read More

Loss Limitations Analysis: Basis, At-Risk, Passive, and NOLs
September 29, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will discuss the hierarchy of basis, at-risk, passive activity loss (PAL) limitations, net operating loss (NOL) limitations, and steps to avoid and mitigate the limitation of losses for owners of partnerships and S corporations. Read More

Tax Issues for Airplane Purchases: Planning Strategies, Complexities Under Current Tax Law
September 29, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will outline guidance to tax attorneys and advisers on the applicable tax rules and key considerations for business aircraft purchases and ownership. The panel will discuss available planning options for purchases and ownership, reduced or eliminated tax deductions, and opportuni... Read More

401(k) and 403(b) Plan Litigation: Recent Cases, Investment Offerings, Issues for Plan Spo...
Causes of Action, Defenses, Dismissals and Settlements, Best Practices for Avoiding and Ma...
September 29, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the new wave of retirement plan litigation involving fiduciary conduct relating to 401(k) and 403(b) plans. The program will review the cases filed to date, legal theories raised, defenses, settlements, dismissals, and the current state of the litigation. Read More

UCC Security Interests in Payment Intangibles: Intercompany Debt, Promissory Notes, and De...
Perfecting Interests in Financial Instruments and Contractual Payment Obligations
September 29, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine the treatment of UCC security interests in debt obligations, intercompany loans, promissory notes, and other payment intangibles under the UCC. The program will guide counsel in creating and perfecting security interests in these contractual payment obligations. Read More

Insurer's Duties to Excess Carrier and Bad Faith: Litigating Cooperation, Settlement, and...
September 29, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide counsel through the duties and rights between primary and excess carriers, the primary carrier's potential for extracontractual damages to the excess insurer, and the potential for the excess insurer to incur extracontractual damages for breaching its duties to the primar... Read More

Employment Law in the Metaverse: Harassment, Discrimination, Accommodations, Jurisdiction,...
September 29, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will advise counsel on employment issues in the metaverse. The panel will address the practical and legal considerations, including concerns surrounding sexual harassment, diversity and discrimination, and accessibility accommodations implicated when interacting in the metaverse. The... Read More

Estate Planning for Mineral Rights and Royalties: Key Considerations for Estate Planners a...
Conveyances of Fractional Mineral Interests, Royalties, and Oil and Gas Leases; Types of M...
September 29, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will provide estate planners and attorneys with an in-depth analysis of critical issues and planning strategies for addressing mineral rights and royalties in estate planning. The panel will discuss practical techniques for gifting and transferring mineral and royalty rights, the im... Read More

Reg A and Reg D: Evolving Securities Exemptions for Private Offerings
Navigating Regulation A+, the FAST ACT, Rule 506 (c): Recent SEC Guidance
October 4, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide private equity and securities counsel with an update on the current status of Reg A and Reg D, the JOBS Act, the FAST Act, and accompanying SEC rules, including the most recent amendments to the definition of "accredited investor" and offering limits. Read More

Managing Missing Plan Participants: Avoiding the Pitfalls of RMDs for 401(k), 403(b), and...
Tax Penalties, Maintaining Qualified Status, Addressing ERISA Fiduciary Issues, Formulatin...
October 4, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide ERISA counsel and employee benefits advisers on leveraging the provisions on required minimum distributions (RMDs) to missing participants of 401(k), 403(b), and other qualified plans. The panel will outline the RMD rules for qualified plans, discuss how to avoid the excis... Read More

Beneficiary Deemed Owner Trusts Under IRC 678(a)(1): Using BDOTs for Income Tax Savings an...
Shifting Income Tax To Beneficiaries and Away From Fiduciaries, Preserving Deductions, and...
October 4, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide a comprehensive and practical guide to structuring a beneficiary deemed owner trust (BDOT). The panel will discuss the provisions of Section 678 in depth, detail the income tax benefits of granting beneficiaries' withdrawal rights over trust income but not principal, and dis... Read More

EPC vs. EPCM in Construction Projects: Limiting Costs, Assessing Risks, and Determining Co...
October 4, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the differences between engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contracts and engineering, procurement, construction, and management (EPCM) contracts in large construction projects. The panel will discuss the varying roles of the lead contractor in both environm... Read More

Members as Employees of LLCs: Using Tiered LLCs, Separate S Corporations, and Leasing Comp...
October 4, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will discuss specific scenarios where LLC owners can be treated as employees for tax purposes. Our panel of flow-through taxation veterans will discuss structuring alternatives that permit members of an LLC to qualify for employee treatment, including the use of employee leasing arrangem... Read More

Partnership and LLC Bankruptcies: Unique Legal Issues and Recent Case Law Developments
October 4, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide practitioners through unique issues when partnerships, limited liability companies, or their partners and members file bankruptcy. The panel will address topics in recent partnership bankruptcy cases and how courts cope with the lack of specific Bankruptcy Code provisions... Read More

Additional Insured Endorsements: How They Modify Coverage, Shift Risk, and Affect Indemnif...
Scope of Coverage, Risk Allocations, and Insurer's Duties With Additional Insured Endorsem...
October 4, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will analyze how courts assess when the insurer's duty to defend is triggered concerning a claim by an additional insured. The panel will outline the various circumstances where extrinsic evidence is considered. Read More

Leveraging IP as Collateral: Due Diligence, Value Assessment, Risk Considerations, Contrac...
October 4, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on using IP as collateral. The panel will discuss the steps needed to conduct due diligence and determine the value of the IP assets. The panel will also address the potential risks of using IP as collateral and offer best practices for navigating through the p... Read More

International Private Client Issues for Non-U.S. Residents: Serving High Net Worth Foreign...
Foreign vs. Domestic Drop-Off Trusts, Working With Family Offices, Multi-Jurisdictional In...
October 5, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide advisors with a practical guide to the planning opportunities and potential tax pitfalls in providing private client services (PCS) for high net worth nonresident clients with U.S. tax presence. The panel will go beyond the basics to detail intricate strategies for minimizin... Read More

Structuring Spin-Offs: Reverse Morris Trusts, Section 355 Safe Harbors
October 5, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will examine the tax ramifications of spin-off and split-off transactions and how they can be structured to avoid taxation on the company or its shareholders. The panel discussion will include IRC Section 355, regulatory safe harbors, and Reverse Morris Trusts. Read More

Overpayment Recoveries by Health Insurers: Bringing and Defending Claims, Evaluating Merit...
October 6, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel to healthcare insurers and providers on bringing and defending overpayment recovery claims. The panel will provide practical insight from both plan and provider perspectives on implementing and dealing with health insurer audits, overpayment demands, and recoveries... Read More

Privilege Objections to Discovery: Leveraging Fiduciary and Financial Exceptions to Attorn...
October 6, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will equip litigators to assert or overcome privileges beyond the attorney-client privilege and the work product doctrine by understanding overlooked exceptions and limitations to discovery and testimonial privileges and immunities. The program will discuss the often-overlooked fiduc... Read More

Tax Treatment of Airplane Purchases: Maximizing Deductions for Business Aircraft Expenditu...
October 6, 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

Transferring Patent Ownership: Preexisting Licenses, Rights That Run With Patents, Encumbr...
October 6, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel on transferring patent ownership. The panel will address the impact of encumbrances such as preexisting licenses on patent transfers as well as how the retention of certain rights by the former owner can affect the new patent owners' rights. The panel will also dis... Read More

New State Laws for Gig Employees: Classification, Minimum Pay, Sick Leave, Unemployment Be...
October 6, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide 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 industries conce... Read More

Developing a Business Continuity Plan: Risk Assessment, Emergency Action Plans, Disaster R...
Managing Risk and Compliance With Business Interruption Insurance
October 6, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will advise corporate counsel on best practices when developing a business continuity plan. The panel will discuss how to mitigate risks and build emergency action and disaster recovery plans to address physical and technological interruptions. The panel will address the importance... Read More

Resolving ERISA Liens and Reimbursement Claims in Personal Injury Cases
Narrowing Claims and Challenging Unreasonable Charges
October 6, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will give personal injury attorneys practical tips for negotiating and resolving ERISA liens and claims for reimbursement against personal injury settlements to maximize recovery for their clients. Read More

Multiple Points of Use: Applying for State Sales Tax Exemptions and Refunds
October 6, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This webinar will explain what products and services qualify for multiple points of use (MPU) reporting in specific states. Our panel of state and local tax experts will discuss appropriate and beneficial sourcing methods, applying for exemptions of MPU purchases, and the process of receiving refund... Read More

Structuring LLC Operating Agreements: Fiduciary Duty, Indemnification, and Exculpatory Pro...
October 11, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide corporate counsel with guidance for drafting provisions in LLC operating agreements that clearly define members' and managers' fiduciary duties. The panel will also explain how indemnification, exculpation, and limitation of liability clauses can minimize risk. Read More

Handling Cannabis Tax Examinations: Sec. 280E, Audits, IRS Guidance, Reporting Requirement...
October 11, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will guide tax counsel and advisers on effective methods in handling IRS cannabis tax examinations for businesses engaged in the cannabis industry. The panel will discuss critical federal and select state tax law provisions impacting marijuana businesses, essential items of focus... Read More

Changes to AIA Contract Documents: What Construction Lawyers Need to Know
Current Insurance and Bonds Exhibit, Owner-Contractor Documents, Owner-Architect Agreement...
October 11, 2022 CLE 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

Finance Transactions: Structuring Legal Opinions for Amendments, Joinders, New Collateral,...
October 11, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss the issues finance counsel should consider when rendering or reviewing opinions in connection with various types of loan modifications. The discussion will include amendments that add collateral or guarantors, add tranches of debt, or modify borrower ownership structure... Read More

Children With Foreign Accounts: Unexpected Income and Reporting Obligations
October 11, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will highlight how children with negligible ties to the U.S. become subject to U.S. reporting requirements. Our panel of astute international tax experts will provide examples and explain income tax and foreign reporting obligations and how to remedy past noncompliance for tax professio... Read More

Attorney-Client Privilege and Dual-Purpose Advice: Convincing Courts to Maintain Confident...
Protecting Privilege When Counsel Acts as Business Adviser
October 11, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will seek to comprehensively address the issue of "mixed" or "dual-purpose" communications between clients and counsel. The CLE panel will survey the states' different approaches to the issue, discuss key federal court decisions on the topic, and apply these state and federal law pr... Read More

University Technology Transfer and Licensing Agreements
Determining Type of Transfer Agreement to Use, Structuring Key Provisions, Overcoming Uniq...
October 11, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel in drafting university technology transfer and licensing agreements. The panel will discuss key contract clauses and best practices for negotiating the agreements and avoiding pitfalls unique to the university context. Read More

Structuring Exclusive Contracts Between Hospitals and Physician Groups
Negotiating Exclusivity, Payor Contracting, and Other Key Provisions; Ensuring Stark Law,...
October 11, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide guidance to counsel involved in structuring exclusive contracts between hospitals and physicians or physician groups. The panelist will discuss the nuts and bolts of structuring the agreements, including restrictive covenants, payor contracting provisions, performance st... Read More

M&A Earnouts and Economic Uncertainty: Negotiating and Structuring, Best Practices for Avo...
October 12, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine the components of a well-structured earnout and discuss best practices for designing earnouts to minimize disputes. The panel discussion will also include results from recent ABA and SRS Acquiom Deal Term Studies regarding earnout provisions in M&A transactions, and how... Read More

New Wage Transparency Laws: Resolving Wage Discrimination and Equity Claims
Mitigating the Fallout of the Great Resignation
October 12, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss the new state wage transparency laws approved in Colorado and New York and proposed in California and Washington, D.C. The panel will address utilizing these new laws to mitigate wage discrimination and wage equity claims, as well as how the rippling effects of future w... Read More

The Reverse Reptile: Rethinking Traditional Defense Strategies and Antidotes
Pre-Trial Motions, Trial Briefs, Motions for New Trial and Judgment Nothwithstanding the V...
October 12, 2022 CLE Webinar
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The CLE course will discuss how to use these strategies through oral and written word to exclude "reptile" evidence and arguments from the courtroom. The program will guide counsel through effective use of pre-trial and trial strategies, motions in limine, trial briefs, and new trial/jnov motions to... Read More

U.S. Golden Parachute Rules in International Transactions: Sections 280G and 4999, Strateg...
October 12, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE webinar will offer advisers and counsel a review of the tax implications of applying the U.S. golden parachute rules to cross-border transactions. The panel will discuss circumstances on when IRC Sections 280G and 4999 will apply, disqualified individuals, payments on a change of contro... Read More

Mitigating Mass Arbitration: Revising Arbitration Clauses and Rethinking Defense Strategie...
October 13, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will discuss how counsel can mitigate the cost of mass arbitration through contractual and litigation solutions. The program will explore the rise of mass arbitration, recently developed mass arbitration protocols, and the logistics of running a mass arbitration, as well as discuss t... Read More

Related Party Notes and Transactions: Section 267, Imputed Interest, Disallowed Losses, an...
October 18, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will examine the complexities of related party transactions for tax advisers working with closely held businesses and their owners. The panelist will explain when imputed interest is required, when it is recognized by the payor and payee, when loss deductions are disallowed versus deferr... Read More

Avoiding Bad Contract Drafting: Looking at the Big Picture, Structure, Language, Definitio...
October 18, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide a refreshing and entertaining approach to contract drafting by exploring what not to do and why not to do it. In addition, the program will review the evolution of contract drafting and why strategies that worked in the past may be less suitable now. Read More

Nursing Home Injury Litigation: Common Claims, Medical Records, and Damages Assessment
October 18, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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The CLE course will guide medical malpractice and personal injury attorneys who litigate cases against nursing homes arising from residents' injuries. The panel will review the laws and regulations governing nursing homes, common types of injuries from residents, how to handle medical records and ot... Read More

Reps and Warranties Insurance in Healthcare Transactions: Shifting Liability Risks
Evaluating When Insurance is Appropriate, Negotiating Coverage and Exclusions
October 18, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide healthcare counsel on using representation and warranties insurance in healthcare transactions. The panel will examine when such insurance is appropriate, how it can be best utilized, and what should be covered. The panel will offer best practices for leveraging reps and w... Read More

Green Card Tax Implications: Revoking and Abandoning Green Cards, Preplanning for Green Ca...
October 18, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This webinar will review the initial considerations of obtaining a green card and how to successfully abandon or revoke the same. Our panel of seasoned foreign immigration experts will detail which taxpayers are the best candidates for green cards, when a VISA is a better alternative, the eight of 1... Read More

Structuring Special Needs Trusts as IRA Beneficiaries: Avoiding Tax Traps in Funding SNTs...
October 19, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will provide estate planners with an advanced guide to drafting and structuring supplemental and special needs trusts (SNTs). The panel will focus on considerations such as setting up trusts to serve as beneficiaries of retirement accounts and drafting language and traps to avoid str... Read More

Partnership Audit Adjustments Under the Centralized Audit Regime
Push-Out and Pull-In Adjustments, Audit Tips, and Forms 8978 and 8986
October 19, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will cover practical considerations for partners and advisers to partnerships operating under the new partnership audit regime. Our panel of experts will review the latest guidance, explain partnership audit adjustments, and recommend steps to implement this reporting regime. Read More

Mastering IRC 457(f): Guidance for ERISA Counsel in Structuring Deferred Compensation Plan...
October 19, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will provide employee benefits, ERISA counsel, and tax advisers with a thorough and practical guide to deferred compensation for nonprofit and exempt organization executives and employees. The panel will discuss critical tax rules impacting the structuring of deferred compensatio... Read More

Responding to Time-Limited Demands for Policy Limits: Reasonableness, Safe Harbors; Obtain...
October 19, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide counsel in responding to time-limited demands for payment of the policy limits without drawing a claim for bad faith. The panel will discuss controlling law and statutes, requests that do and do not trigger insurer obligations, safe harbors that may excuse a response, and... Read More

Structuring Tiered Partnerships: Advanced Tax Planning Strategies, Avoiding Tax Traps
Treatment of Allocations and Deductions, Application of Sec. 704 and 743
October 20, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course will guide tax counsel on the available tax planning strategies in structuring tiered partnerships. The panel will discuss tax considerations for structuring tiered partnerships, treatment of allocations and deductions, the impact of tax reform and IRS partnership audit rules, th... Read More

Nonfungible Tokens and Copyright: Ownership, Digital Exhaustion, and Resale
October 20, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide IP counsel on copyright issues related to non-fungible tokens (NFTs). The panel will examine ownership, digital exhaustion, resale, and collective rights management. The panel will offer best practices for ownership and resale of NFTs and addressing infringement issues. Read More

Complex Tax Provisions in LLC Operating Agreements: Minimum Gain Chargeback, Waterfall All...
October 24, 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

Preparing Form 1120-F for Foreign Corporations: 2021 Revisions, ECI, Protective Claims, an...
October 24, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide a practical explanation of completing Form 1120-F, U.S. Income Tax Return of a Foreign Corporation. Our experts will explain how to properly prepare this onerous form, including who is required to file, filing protective returns, and issues for consideration with respect to... Read More

Functionality in Trademark Prosecution and Litigation: Protecting Trademarks, Defending Ag...
Functionality; Aesthetic Functionality; Related Copyright and Design Issues; Cross-Border...
October 25, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will guide IP counsel on protecting trademarks and trade dress, defending against such claims, and dealing with the challenges and limitations of functionality and aesthetic functionality. The panel will examine functionality as it is applied in trademark applications and trademark a... Read More

Section 469 Passive Activity Rules: Loss Limitations, Ordering Rules, and Utilizing Losses
Substantiating Material Participation, Calculating Carryforwards, Reporting Dispositions,...
October 25, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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The course will provide tax advisers with a thorough and practical guide to navigating Section 469, the passive activity loss (PAL) limitation rules, calculating PAL amounts, and PAL carryforwards. The panel will discuss the separate calculations required and describe the interrelationship between t... Read More

Structuring Patent Licensing Agreements: Avoiding Litigation, Allocating Risk, and Maximiz...
October 25, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will prepare IP counsel to craft patent licenses by reviewing key clauses and licensing in joint development projects. The panel will outline best practices for structuring the agreement to avoid litigation, allocate risk, and maximize patent value. Read More

Private Company M&A: 2021 ABA Deal Points Study
Current Market Trends in Negotiating and Drafting Private Company Acquisition Terms
October 26, 2022 CLE 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

Colossus, Xactimate, AI, and Other Insurance Adjustment Software: Maximizing Auto Accident...
October 26, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE course will examine Colossus and similar claims adjustment software used by insurers to evaluate auto accident claims. The panelist, James Mathis--who implemented the program on which is the basis of TEACH (Total Evaluation and Claim Handling) and Colossus and taught Colossus to insurers--w... Read More

Estate Basis Consistency Rules for Fiduciaries: Navigating Reporting Requirements and Dist...
Avoiding Penalties, Determining Impact of Disclosure Rules on Estate and Beneficiaries, Ma...
October 27, 2022 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This CLE/CPE course 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... Read More

Top Recent State Corporate Income Tax Cases: Nexus, Business Income, Combined Reporting, a...
October 27, 2022 CPE Live Webinar
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This course will provide tax professionals with an instructive review of the top recent state corporate income tax cases. Our panel will discuss SALT cases spanning substantive areas, including nexus, apportionment, non-business income, the tax base, sales factor sourcing, and unitary combined repor... Read More

Bad Faith Litigation: Insurer's Discovery of Plaintiff's Privileged Information
Strategies for Discovering Policyholder Communications With Legal Counsel, Counsel's Work...
November 1, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss strategies for discovering policyholders' communications with their legal counsel, including counsel's work product. The program will review which states have weakened or destroyed insurers' testimonial and work product privileges, the severe consequences of treating co... 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
November 10, 2022 CLE Webinar
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This course will provide nonprofit organization professionals and counsel with a practical guide to the planning and reporting implications involved when a donor contemplates gifting an interest in a partnership or an LLC to an exempt organization. The panel will outline gifting impacts to donors, d... Read More

Charitable Donations of LLC and Limited Partnership Interests to Nonprofits
Avoiding Negative Tax Consequences for Public Charities, Private Foundations, and Donor-Ad...
November 21, 2022 CPE, EA Live Webinar
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This course will provide nonprofit organization professionals and counsel with a practical guide to the planning and reporting implications when a donor contemplates gifting an interest in a partnership or an LLC to an exempt organization. The panel will outline gifting impacts to donors, detail the... Read More

Attorney-Client Privilege in Bad Faith Litigation: Privilege Issues From Perspectives of P...
November 29, 2022 CLE Live Webinar
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This CLE webinar will discuss whether the attorney-client privilege is being eroded in bad faith litigation. The panel will review the tripartite nature of attorney-client privilege among the insurer, the insured, and the attorney representing the insured. The program will discuss who controls the p... Read More