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Structuring Financeable Ground Leases and Leasehold Mortgages
Balancing Competing Interests Among Owners, Lessees and Lenders
December 18, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with an overview of the process of drafting and negotiating a financeable ground lease and address key provisions that balance the interests of the owner, lessee and lender. The panel will also discuss the leasehold mortgage and issues presented by leasehold fin... Read More

Structuring MOUs, LOIs, Term Sheets and Other Nonbinding Legal Documents
Avoiding Unintended Performance or Financial Obligations, Utilizing Express Disclaimer Lan...
December 18, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with guidance on structuring letters of intent (LOIs), memoranda of understanding (MOUs), term sheets, and other preliminary legal documentation intended as only partially binding or even nonbinding in commercial transactions. The panel will review how courts ha... Read More

Navigating the USPTO Examiner Count System and Other USPTO Programs
December 18, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on leveraging the United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) Examiner Count System to prosecute patents more effectively. The panel will provide insight into the count system and offer strategies for interacting with patent examiners. Read More

Federal and State Tax Residency Rules: New IRS Examination Guidance and Navigating State T...
New Residency and Allocation Issues, Tax Planning Techniques, Nonresident Audits
December 18, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will guide tax professionals and advisers on recent IRS examination guidance and state tax law issues regarding taxpayer residency. The panel will discuss federal and state tax residency rules, new residency and allocation issues, U.S. income tax treaties, available tax planning techniq... Read More

Designing Equity Compensation and Employment Agreements for Startup and Emerging Growth Co...
Drafting Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Provisions; Structuring Employee Stock Options...
December 18, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide benefits counsel with guidance on structuring and negotiating equity compensation arrangements and employment agreements for startups and emerging growth companies. The panel will offer strategic approaches for using these vital tools to attract talent to build and... Read More

Evaluating Key Intercreditor Arrangements: First Lien/Second Lien, Split Collateral, Senio...
Comparing and Contrasting Intercreditor Structures, Choosing the Arrangement Best Suited f...
December 18, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with context for negotiating intercreditor arrangements by comparing critical aspects of the most common arrangements--first lien/second lien, split collateral, senior/mezzanine and unitranche structures. The panel will also discuss important recent trends in in... Read More

Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice Lawsuits: Standing, Damages, Doctor vs. Hospital Liabil...
December 18, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide medical malpractice and personal injury attorneys in litigating wrongful death lawsuits stemming from medical malpractice. In addition to the typical standard of care and evidentiary issues, the panel will review the unique standing and damages issues at play in wrongful... Read More

Defeating Class Actions Post-Certification: Procedural and Substantive Strategies
Pursuing Rule 23(f) Appeals, Decertification, Reconsideration, Summary Judgment and Other...
December 18, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide class action defense counsel in the strategies and logistics for pursuing post-certification procedural and substantive motions and appeals. The panel will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of seeking motions for Rule 23(f) appellate review, decertification, recons... Read More

Managing Jurors in Catastrophic Personal Injury Claims
Voir Dire, Jury Selection and Countering Sympathy
December 19, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide defense counsel through voir dire and jury selection techniques in catastrophic personal injury claims, as well as discuss ways to counter jurors' sympathy during a trial. Read More

Structuring Healthcare Real Estate Development Deals: Key Guidance for Providers and Third...
December 19, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss some of the issues unique to developing real estate projects for healthcare providers. Whether the asset takes the form of a fully integrated hospital campus, ambulatory surgical center, or continuing care retirement community, our panel will offer best practices for st... Read More

Telehealth Credentialing and Privileging: Minimizing Liability, Protecting Patient Privacy...
December 19, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to healthcare facilities and practitioners on CMS' rule and guidance for telehealth credentialing and privileging. The panel will outline the steps for providers to comply with the rule and ensure effective and confidential telehealth practices. Read More

Structuring Investment Funds for Qualified Opportunity Zones: Maximizing Tax Benefits and...
December 19, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

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

New Workplace Sexual Harassment and Discrimination Laws: Avoiding Claims in the #MeToo Era
Recent Judicial and Legislative Changes, Circuit Split on Gender Identity Protection Under...
December 19, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on best practices for employers to avoid claims of sexual harassment and sex-based discrimination in the #MeToo era. The panel will review recently enacted anti-sexual harassment laws from several states, including California and New York, as well as the judicial... Read More

S Corp Redemptions: Characterization, Tax Consequences Post-Tax Reform, Application of Sec...
Sale or Exchange vs. Distribution, Evaluating Conversion to a C Corp, Available Tax Planni...
December 19, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a specific and practical guide to navigating the tax rules that apply to the redemption of S corporation interests. The panel will discuss characterization as a sale or exchange versus distribution, tax consequences associated with such... Read More

Obtaining and Admitting Cell Phone Evidence at Trial: Call Logs, Text Messages, and Locati...
December 19, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

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

Form 8865: Reporting Foreign Partnership Interests
Determining Taxpayer Categories Based on Control or Ownership, Calculating Allocable Share...
December 19, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and return preparers with a practical guide to completing Form 8865, Return of U.S. Persons with Respect to Certain Foreign Partnerships. The panel will discuss how to correctly identify the taxpayer category, determine the allocable share of foreign income, th... Read More

Litigating Professional Liability Claims in Construction Projects
Emerging Theories of Recovery, Insurance Coverage, Best Practices for Pursuing and Defendi...
December 20, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide construction practitioners with insight on litigating and defending professional liability claims in complex construction projects. The panel will discuss theories of liability and best practices in pursuing and defending claims against professional service providers as... Read More

Online Counterfeiting and Infringements: Pursuing Trademark and Design Patent Infringers
Monitoring Social Media Sites, Identifying Legitimate Goods With Registries
December 20, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide strategies for IP counsel to monitor and protect against online sales of counterfeit products. The panel will examine new brand registries that identify legitimate brand goods, review lessons from recent cases, and offer best practices for stopping online infringers. Read More

GST and Form 709: Fundamentals of Generation-Skipping Transfer Tax Reporting
Identifying Skip Persons, Direct vs. Indirect Skips, Exemption Allocations and More
December 20, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a practical introduction to the fundamentals of generation-skipping transfer (GST) tax rules. The panel will offer useful guidance in identifying potential GST tax issues and attendees will gain a solid grounding in the basics... Read More

Antibody Patenting After Amgen v. Sanofi: U.S. and European Perspectives
Meeting Written Description and Obviousness Requirements
December 20, 2018 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on the patentability requirements in the USPTO and EPO for claiming a broad genus of antibodies, recent case law that could impact those claims, and how to best protect antibody inventions in light of the recent developments. Read More

Commercial Loan Guaranties: Drafting and Enforcing Corporate and Personal Guaranties and N...
Best Practices for Lenders and Guarantors In and Outside Bankruptcy
January 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Equity Compensation Grants in Partnerships and LLCs: Overcoming Tax Challenges and Key Pla...
Impact of Tax Reform, Profits vs. Capital Interests, Section 83, Options and Phantom Equit...
January 3, 2019 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a detailed analysis of the tax implications associated with equity compensation grants in partnerships and LLCs. The panel will discuss profit versus capital interests, phantom equity, the application of Section 83, carried interest, th... Read More

Structuring Physician Group Practices: Formation; Compensation; Hospital, Private Equity a...
Entity Selection, Tax Issues, Ancillary Services, Corporate Practice of Medicine, Fee-Spli...
January 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide a review of the primary legal issues that arise when forming physician group practices, including applicable laws and regulations aw well as business considerations. The panel will offer guidance on structuring practice management arrangements and selecting compensation... Read More

Structuring Product Placement Deals: Mitigating Risks to the Brand, Regulatory Compliance
Negotiating Exclusivity, Creative Control and Other Key Provisions, Enhancing Brand Awaren...
January 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel on negotiating product placement deals. The panel will examine key provisions, the risks that could potentially damage a brand, and how to mitigate risks. The panel will also address issues that arise in the context of social media and compliance wit... Read More

Mastering the Rules of S Corporation Shareholder-Employee Compensation
The Reasonable Compensation Standards
January 3, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and other professionals with a comprehensive examination of the rules governing compensation of S corporation officers and shareholders, focusing on how to determine, document and support reasonable compensation to avoid or withstand IRS scrutiny. Read More

After-Hours Use of Electronic Devices: Avoiding and Defending Overtime Pay Claims
Defining Working Time, Leveraging Defense Tactics, Defeating Class Certification, Proactiv...
January 8, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide employment counsel on practical measures to protect against overtime pay claims resulting from employees' increased use of electronic devices to perform work-related tasks after hours. The panel will examine the most recent developments regarding the after-hours use of el... Read More

Medicare in Personal Injury Claims: Conditional Payments and Medicare Advantage Plan Recon...
Techniques to Minimize Repayment Obligations and Maximize Medicare Refunds After a Liabili...
January 8, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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

Executive Compensation Tax Issues in M&A: An Overview of Rules for Stock Options, Deferred...
January 8, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will offer advisers and counsel a review of the tax implications of executive and employee compensation in the context of a merger, acquisition, or sale of a business or business unit. The panel will provide best practices for counsel to avoid tax pitfalls in structuring and impleme... Read More

Calculating Foreign Sourced Dividends-Received Deduction After Tax Reform
New Section 245A, Intersection of DRD Regime With Other Foreign Income Tax Provisions
January 8, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide corporate tax professionals with a thorough and practical guide to calculating and claiming the dividends-received deduction (DRD) for the foreign-source portion of dividends received from specified 10%-owned foreign corporations by domestic U.S. shareholders of those forei... Read More

New EU Guidelines for Patenting AI and Machine Learning Technologies: Comparison With U.S....
Navigating EPO and USPTO Rules to Maximize Patent Protection
January 8, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Defending Rule 30(b)(6) Corporate Depositions: Responding to Deposition Notices, Selecting...
January 8, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare general counsel and outside counsel to effectively defend depositions of corporate representatives during litigation. The panel will discuss how to respond to a Rule 30(b)(6) deposition notice and how to select and prepare witnesses for the deposition. Read More

Functionality in Trade Dress Prosecution and Litigation: Protecting the Look and Feel of P...
January 9, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on identifying and overcoming challenges related to the distinction between nonfunctionality and functionality. The panel will examine court treatment of that distinction in the registration and litigation contexts. Read More

Net Operating Loss Planning After Tax Reform: Planning Techniques and Challenges
Impact to Noncorporate Taxpayers, Timing Issues and Other Considerations
January 9, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will guide tax counsel and advisers on new rules on net operating losses (NOL) and their impact on tax planning for taxpayers. The panel will discuss changes to the NOL carryback and carry-forward rules and limitations before and after tax reform, its effect on leveraging reduce... Read More

Intercorporate Guaranties and Integrated Transactions: Avoiding Fraudulent Conveyance Expo...
Consideration Issues, Reasonably Equivalent Value
January 9, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide finance and bankruptcy counsel with a review of the legal and economic issues in preferential transfer and fraudulent conveyance avoidance actions for intercorporate guaranties, integrated transactions, and designated-use loans. The program will discuss how these transa... Read More

In-House Counsel and Protecting Attorney-Client Privilege in Investigations and Litigation
Recent Case Law and Common Applications
January 9, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare in-house counsel to protect confidential business communications during investigations, discovery, depositions, and litigation through the proper exercise of the attorney-client privilege. The panel will discuss issues that arise regarding business advice versus legal a... Read More

Medicare and Medicaid Repayments and Disclosures
Meeting Refund and Reporting Obligations to Comply With Regulatory Requirements
January 9, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on the legal obligations, benefits, incentives, and risks of reporting and repaying improper Medicare and Medicaid payments. The panel will offer best practices for complying with the requirements for reporting and returning overpayments. Read More

Guaranteed Payments Under IRC 199A Regulations: Year-End Strategies to Maximize QBI Benefi...
Restructuring Section 707 Payments to Partners Through Priority Allocations, Using Lower T...
January 9, 2019 CPE, EA Webinar

This webinar will provide partnership tax advisers with a practical exploration of the impact of the Section 199A Qualified Business Income (QBI) deduction on the tax treatment of guaranteed payments to partners for services. The panel will discuss the default treatment of payments for services to a... Read More

AMT Reduction Strategies After Tax Reform: Identifying AMT Risks and Planning to Avoid AMT
TCJA Changes to the AMT Regime, Credits and Carryforward Calculations, and Reporting on Fo...
January 10, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to calculating and reporting alternative minimum tax (AMT) for individuals, and planning strategies to minimize the impact of the AMT. The panel will discuss the changes to the AMT regime included in tax reform and detail specific steps t... Read More

M&A Engagement Letters: Strategies for Buyers, Sellers, Investment Banks and Their Counsel
Negotiating Scope of Engagement, Fees, Confidentiality, Termination, Indemnification and M...
January 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare M&A counsel to prepare engagement letters between a buyer or seller and its investment bank. The panel will examine the principal sections of an engagement letter and discuss effective negotiation strategies. Read More

Maximizing Patent Prosecution Opportunities in Europe: Tactics for Counsel When Drafting U...
Navigating Differing USPTO and EPO Legal Standards While Maintaining U.S. Patent Strategy
January 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel in drafting U.S.-origin patent applications to maximize prosecution opportunities in both the U.S. and Europe. After discussing each area, the panel will offer best practices for U.S. patent application drafters to protect inventions in Europe without sacri... Read More

Asset-Based Lending: Navigating Borrowing Base, Article 9 Collateral Issues, and Key Loan...
January 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the mechanisms of asset-based financing transactions, including issues associated with the borrowing base, obtaining and perfecting a security interest in the assets as collateral under the UCC, and essential terms in asset-based lending (ABL) loan documentation. Read More

New IRS Partnership Audit Rules for Private Equity and Hedge Funds
Partnership Level Tax, Push-Out Elections, Partnership Representative Provisions and More
January 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the new IRS partnership audit rules and their impact on private equity and investment funds. The panel will discuss the changes that should be made now in partnership and LLC agreements in contemplation of the new rules, the elections available to smaller partnerships t... Read More

Evolving Standards for Daubert Challenges in Environmental Litigation
Pesticides, Herbicides, Airborne Toxins, Climate Change, and Fracking
January 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the evolving standards for Daubert challenges in toxic tort and environmental litigation. The panel will summarize developments related to expert-witness testimony in the most highly-contentious environmental disputes, and provide insight into successful strategies--bas... Read More

Construction Loan Funding and Title Insurance: Best Practices in Disbursement and Document...
Drafting Effective Future Advance, Budgeting and Draw Provisions; Lien Waivers, Title Upda...
January 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the mechanics of construction loan funding and the interplay of construction advances with title insurance through the life of a construction loan. The panel will discuss drafting budgeting and construction-draw provisions and best practices for preserving the lender's... Read More

U.S.-Canadian Tax and Estate Planning for Cross-Border Clients
Reconciling U.S. and Canadian Law on Trusts, Deemed Dispositions on Death, Situs Wills, an...
January 10, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planners with a comprehensive guide to estate planning tax challenges and opportunities for clients who have a tax presence in both the United States and Canada. The panel will discuss the U.S. tax law and treaty provisions that govern tax and fiduciary rules... Read More

Personal Injury Settlement Obstacles: Medical Liens, Child Support, CMS Reporting and More
January 15, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide personal injury attorneys regarding common obstacles that arise during settlement negotiations and how to overcome them. Our panel will discuss tactics for discovering potential settlement obstacles before mediation, how to request necessary records from CMS and other age... Read More

Patent Eligibility and Engineered Natural Products
Overcoming 101 Challenges, Leveraging Options to Obtain IP Protection
January 15, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on patent eligibility issues with engineered natural products. The panel will examine the key considerations in determining patentability and review recent case law. The panel will also address alternatives for getting IP protection for engineered natural p... Read More

Wrap Insurance for Construction Projects: Scope of Coverage, Resolving Coverage and Indemn...
January 15, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide insurance and real estate counsel with an analysis of the characteristics and function of wrap insurance programs, discuss their advantages and potential pitfalls, highlight critical coverage and exclusion issues, and outline solutions to thorny indemnification matters. Read More

Leveraging Performance Evaluations as Evidence in Employment Litigation: Strategies for Em...
January 15, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the role of performance reviews in employment claims. Our panel will discuss how these documents can be a double-edged sword in litigation and best practices for employers when performing and documenting such evaluations. Read More

State Tax Traps for Employers and Employees Post-Wayfair
Nexus Triggers, State Withholding Rules, Personal Income Tax Allocation, Resident Credits...
January 15, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax professionals and advisers guidance on differing state rules on withholding tax obligations for employers and personal income tax allocation for employees operating or working in multiple jurisdictions in the post- Wayfair environment. The panel will discuss nexus trigg... Read More

Tax Issues in Sale of Partnership and LLC Interests: Structuring the Purchase Agreement
Best Practices for Drafting and Negotiating Tax Provisions
January 16, 2019 CLE, CPE Webinar

The CLE/CPE webinar will review the tax issues involved with structuring purchase agreements for partnership or LLC interest. The panel will address allocation of income gains and losses, allocation of purchase price, payment terms in the purchase agreement, the impact of new tax law and discuss tax... Read More

#MeToo and Medical Staffs: Handling Allegations of Physician Sexual Misconduct
Complying With Reporting Requirements, Conducting Peer Review, Addressing Privileges
January 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel to healthcare systems and providers with guidance on policies and procedures to address allegations of physician sexual misconduct. The panel will discuss investigations, reporting requirements, and the impact on privileges, as well as examine recent cases. Read More

Attorney-Client Privilege for Financial Institutions in Internal Investigations, Audits an...
Confidential Information and Work Product; Bank Examination Privilege; Section 1828 Select...
January 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine attorney-client privilege for banks and financial institutions. We will provide practical guidance for safeguarding the attorney-client privilege, how to respond to document requests that seek privileged information, and how to respond to regulatory requests for privile... Read More

Competitor Information Sharing in Joint Ventures and Mergers: Minimizing Antitrust Risks
Avoiding Gun-Jumping and Other Restraints on Competition
January 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide antitrust practitioners on the potential liability risks competitors face when sharing information related to a joint venture or when considering a merger. The panel will offer insights and guidance from recent court rulings and government enforcement actions. Read More

Double Dipping and Business Valuation in Divorce: Navigating Equitable Distribution and Sp...
January 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will help family law counsel navigate the complex issue of double dipping in business valuation. The panel will discuss the relationship between business valuation and double dipping, offer guidance on identifying and distinguishing between assets and income, review the differing ju... Read More

Structuring Trademark Coexistence Agreements: Evaluating and Negotiating Agreements to Res...
January 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to trademark owners on negotiating and drafting coexistence agreements. The panel will offer strategies for pursuing, negotiating and structuring such contracts. Read More

Tax Reform and Renewable Energy: Planning Techniques, 100% Expensing, BEAT, Tax Credits an...
January 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide energy counsel and advisers with a review of the application and impact of the new tax law on the renewable energy sector. The panel will discuss new tax law changes impacting renewable energy and provide planning strategies to optimize tax benefits, credits, deductions... Read More

Integrating Information Security Protections in Supplier Agreements: Guidance for Business...
Evaluating Data Security Risks During Due Diligence, Negotiating Contractual Protections,...
January 16, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide business and technology counsel for incorporating information security protocols into supplier contracts. The program will discuss due diligence strategies, specific clauses to include in agreements, and effective tactics for monitoring supplier performance and compliance... Read More

Form 990 Schedule B and New Contributor Disclosure Rules: Reporting Contributions Over Thr...
Determining Public Support Test, Calculating Total Annual Contributions Per Donor, Reporti...
January 16, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers to exempt organizations with a thorough and practical guide to completing Form 990 Schedule B, Schedule of Contributors, in light of recent IRS guidance limiting the reporting obligations for certain nonprofit organizations. The panel will go into detail in ide... Read More

Class Action Notice Programs: Reaching the Class vs. Stimulating Claims
Case Studies, Techniques, Real-Time Data Analysis
January 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the differences between effective "reach" and claims stimulation and provide analysis of real-world case studies of how these issues have factored into settlement approval. Our panel will also review how data analysis regarding notice effectiveness can be used in court... Read More

Structuring Intercreditor Agreements in Split Collateral Lien Structures Between ABL and T...
Navigating Collateral Pool, Priority of Rights, Access to Collateral, Standstill Period, a...
January 17, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide commercial lending counsel with a review of essential provisions in a split-collateral intercreditor agreement, including the priority of rights, access to collateral, payment blockage and standstill provisions. The panel will address the negotiation of provisions from... Read More

Structuring an At-The-Market Securities Offering: Key Terms and Best Practices
Form S-3 Eligibility, SEC Filing Requirements, Equity Distribution Terms, Sales Agents and...
January 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide securities counsel with a step-by-step framework for executing an effective at-the-market (ATM) securities offering. The panel will discuss filing and due diligence requirements, reps and warranties, and best practices in dealing with offering agents and other parties. Read More

Preparing for and Navigating PTAB Appeals Before the Federal Circuit
Conducting PTAB Trials With Eye to Appeal, Determining Errors for Appeal, Understanding PT...
January 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on preparing a PTAB case for appeal to the Federal Circuit. The panel will also offer strategic tips for conducting a PTAB trial with an eye to appeal and best practices for prevailing on appeal. Read More

Foreign Entity Selection for U.S. Owners of Offshore Businesses: Avoiding Tax and Reportin...
Applying U.S. Law to Foreign Structures, Determining Whether Foreign Trust Qualifies for U...
January 17, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers to individuals owning controlling shares in foreign businesses with a practical guide to the tax and operational impacts of selecting the entity form for those foreign entities. The panel will discuss the full range of short-term and long-term tax issues that a... Read More

New Section 199A: Structuring Real Estate Transactions to Take Advantage of the Qualified...
January 17, 2019 CLE, CPE Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide counsel with tools to structure real estate transactions to take full advantage of the new qualified business income (QBI) deduction under IRC Sec. 199A. The panel will discuss the requirements and limitations of Sec. 199A, recent IRS regulations for Sec. 199A, and... Read More

Biologics and Biosimilars: FDA Initiatives and Guidance, Approvals and Exclusivity, Patent...
January 22, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide essential updates on FDA practice and patent law relating to biologics and biosimilars. The panel will discuss the current state of and recent changes to FDA initiatives, approvals and exclusivities, as well as patent prosecution, post-grant proceedings and litigation. Read More

Benefits and Compensation Pitfalls for Closely Held Businesses: Health Insurance, 401(k) P...
Identifying and Overcoming Compliance and Administrative Issues
January 22, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide benefits counsel, advisers, and plan administrators on methods to avoid benefits and compensation pitfalls for closely held businesses. The panel will discuss the compliance and administrative challenges in offering and providing health insurance, 401(k) plans, fringe ben... Read More

SBA Lending: Documenting, Closing and Servicing 7(a) and CDC/504 Loans
Navigating SBA Approval and Authorization Process and Best Closing Practices for Preservin...
January 22, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Medicaid Appeals and Fair Hearings: Strategies for Elder Law Counsel
Litigating Denials, Reductions or Terminations of Benefits in Administrative Agencies and...
January 22, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide elder law practitioners in preparing Medicaid appeals at administrative fair hearings and in state and federal court. The panel will address winning strategies for advocating on behalf of Medicaid applicants and beneficiaries facing reductions, terminations or denials of... Read More

"Regarded as Disabled" Employment Discrimination Claims Under the ADA
Interactive Process, Reasonable Accommodation, Management Training and More
January 22, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide practitioners through the "regarded as disabled" standard under the ADA and how it applies to protect individuals who otherwise would not be protected as "disabled" under the law. The panel will also discuss best practices for training managers and other supervisory perso... Read More

Minimizing FCPA Risks When Seeking Foreign Investments: Risk Assessments, Due Diligence
January 22, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to companies seeking or considering pursuing foreign investment or partnerships. The panel will discuss the FCPA risks, the importance of risk assessments, and how to conduct the assessment. The panel will also discuss how companies can minimize the risk of an FCP... Read More

Impact of Tax Reform on Financially Distressed Companies: Operating and Restructuring Chal...
New NOL Rules, Limitations on Business Interest Deductibility, Restrictions on Foreign Sub...
January 22, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide corporate tax executives and advisers with a practical guide to the challenges presented to distressed companies by the 2017 tax reform law's new net operating loss (NOL) and business interest limitations. The panel will delineate the need for segregating new NOLs from gran... Read More

Mastering Fiduciary Accounting Income for Estate Planners and Administrators
Interpreting Operating Documents, Applying UPIA & State Law, Designing Distribution Strate...
January 23, 2019 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planners with a comprehensive and practical guide to navigating the complexities of fiduciary accounting income (FAI) for trusts and estates. The panel will focus on the impact of FAI on planners and estate administrators and will detail how to interpret esse... Read More

Choice of Entity Under the New Tax Law: Avoiding Tax Pitfalls in Operations, Ownership Cha...
Capital vs. Profits Interest, Allowable Deductions, Distributions, Exclusions and Other Pl...
January 23, 2019 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide practical guidance to counsel and advisers on the challenges in choice of legal entity under the new tax law. The panel will discuss key provisions of the new tax law to be considered in entity selection, avoiding the tax pitfalls in operations and asset or stock sa... Read More

IP Rights in eSports: Maximizing Brand Control, Minimizing Infringement Risks
January 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel advising eSports game creators, designers, event sponsors, gamers and others in the eSports industry on protecting IP rights. The panel will discuss infringement and enforcement as well as IP provisions in contracts to maximize control over the products and bra... Read More

Digital Health: Emerging Legal, Regulatory and Ethical Issues
January 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel for healthcare companies, systems, and providers on the latest digital health developments and evolving legal challenges to implementing digital health technologies, including FDA regulation, privacy and security, fraud and abuse, intellectual property, malpractic... Read More

Update on Liability Under CERCLA: Emerging Principles and Trends in PRP Liability
January 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide environmental counsel with a review of recent court rulings on the liability of potentially responsible parties under CERCLA, including cases on divisibility, arranger, owner and operator liability, and related issues. Read More

Navigating Daubert and Frye Standards for Expert Witnesses: Withstanding Scrutiny, Venue S...
January 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the various standards for expert witness qualification across the country, as well as best practices for litigators in selecting experts that will withstand scrutiny under the applicable standard. The panel will also discuss the strategy of considering expert witness qu... Read More

Broker-Dealer Audits: Overcoming Costly Deficiencies in PCAOB Examinations, Avoiding Sanct...
Addressing Auditor Independence, Related-Party Transactions, SEC Net-Capital Rules and Mor...
January 23, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide audit professionals and advisers with practical guidance for conducting broker-dealer audits, offering tools to avoid the most common and costly risk areas in broker-dealer audits as identified in PCAOB annual inspections. The panel will outline their experiences and practi... Read More

Drafting Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Compliance Provisions in Cross-Border Distribution...
Contracting and Due Diligence Strategies to Mitigate FCPA/Anti-Corruption Exposure in Inte...
January 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide business counsel for drafting Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) compliance provisions in cross-border distribution agreements. The panel will discuss best practices and tips for mitigating anti-corruption risk exposure in international distribution relationships, inclu... Read More

Qualified Opportunity Zones and Tax Credits: New IRS Guidance, Capital Gain Deferral Mecha...
IRC 45D(e) Requirements, Step-Up in Basis, Appreciation Exclusion, Tax Planning Strategies...
January 23, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a detailed analysis of the qualified opportunity zones tax-incentive mechanism provided under the tax reform law. The panel will discuss recent IRS proposed regulations, Rev. Rul. 2018-29, the necessary legal requirements and processes to o... Read More

Insurer's Duty to Defend: Navigating the "Eight Corners" Rule, Withdrawal From an Ongoing...
Advocating Complex Defense Duty Issues From Insurer and Policyholder Perspectives
January 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Tax Reform and Partnerships: What CPAs Need to Know in 2019
Changes in Pass-Through Rate, Active Loss Limitations, IRS Guidance on 199A, and More
January 23, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide partnership tax advisers and compliance professionals with a recap of the practical impact of the 2017 tax legislation on partnerships and LLCs one year after its passage. The panel will detail the specific changes the new law made to pass-through income tax rates, carried... Read More

Regulating Adult Entertainment Businesses: Zoning Challenges and First Amendment Limitatio...
January 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide local government legal counsel and planning professionals with an in-depth review of how to effectively craft adult use zoning and licensing ordinances from professionals who have both written and successfully defended these ordinances. It will discuss why, when, what a... Read More

Commercial Lease Due Diligence in Real Estate Acquisitions: Key Issues and Best Practices
Buildout Obligations, Termination Rights, Purchase Options, Co-Tenancy, Rental Terms and M...
January 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare real estate counsel to evaluate lease provisions that may significantly affect the purchaser of commercial real estate. The panel will discuss the importance of tenant estoppels and provisions on tenant buildout, termination rights, expansion rights, purchase options, c... Read More

Forming Physician Multispecialty Group Practices: Key Legal Considerations
Evaluating Compensation Models, Negotiating Business Contracts, and Complying With Federal...
January 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare provider counsel with a review of critical legal issues involved in forming physician multispecialty group practices, including applicable laws and regulations and business considerations. The panel will offer guidance on structuring the arrangements and nego... Read More

M&A Disclosure Schedules: Seller and Buyer Perspectives
Making and Updating Disclosures in U.S. and Cross-Border Deals
January 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the role of disclosure schedules in U.S. and cross-border M&A transactions, review buyer and seller perspectives on updating disclosures, explain best practices for tailoring disclosures to related provisions of the purchase agreement, and discuss current "hot issues" i... Read More

Drafting and Defending Software Patents: Meeting Sections 102, 103 and 112 Requirements
January 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent practitioners on how to draft their software patent applications to comply with Section 102, 103 and 112 requirements and will provide guidance on how to defend software patents from attacks under those statutory sections. The panel will discuss federal court guida... Read More

Fraudulent Transfer Claims After Merit Management v. FTI: Implications for Safe Harbor Lit...
January 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide bankruptcy and insolvency counsel with a review of the Supreme Court's decision in Merit Management Group v. FTI Consulting, holding that the Sec. 546(e) safe harbor does not protect allegedly fraudulent transfers in which financial institutions served as mere conduits.... Read More

ERISA Wrongful Denial of Benefits Claims: Key Defenses, Procedural Prerequisites
January 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide employee benefits counsel for defending against wrongful denial of benefits claims involving ERISA plans. The panel will explain the administrative process required under ERISA before litigation may proceed. The panel will also discuss how courts are addressing critical p... Read More

Radiology Malpractice Lawsuits: Bringing or Defending Claims for Medical Errors, Omissions
Proving or Challenging Causation, Leveraging Experts, Assessing Damages, Negotiating Settl...
January 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine current trends in medical malpractice lawsuits against radiologists and strategies for plaintiff and defense counsel handling these cases. The panel will discuss common bases for claims, proving or challenging causation and damages, working with expert witnesses to dete... Read More

Estate Planning for Resident and Non-Resident Aliens
Navigating Estate, Gift and GST Tax Rules; Leveraging Estate and Lifetime Gifting Opportun...
January 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will focus on issues for counsel and tax advisers in estate planning for resident and non-resident aliens, focusing on relevant tax rules and potential estate planning pitfalls and opportunities. The panel will outline and analyze hypothetical estate planning scenarios for both grou... Read More

Sales and Use Tax Fundamentals: Mastering Tax Base, Compliance, Nexus, and Other Essential...
January 29, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will guide tax professionals and advisers on essential concepts and trends that tax staff must understand before they can effectively work on state and local sales and use tax compliance. The panel will discuss their thoughts on sales and use tax, sourcing transactions, nexus post- Wayf... Read More

Multistate Allocation of Trust Distributable Net Income: Income Sourcing and Apportionment
DNI Calculations, Allocating Income Between Trust and Multistate Beneficiaries
January 29, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

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

Series LLCs: Structuring and Financing Concerns for Lenders and Investors
Navigating UCC Perfection, Bankruptcy Risks and Conflicting State Statutes
January 29, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the formation and structuring of series LLCs and examine the issues and risks lenders face in loan transactions involving series LLCs, including UCC Article 9, Bankruptcy Code and treatment of series LLCs under state statutes. Read More

Patent Claim and Specification Drafting and Prosecution
Avoiding Traps That Lead to Royalty Free Licensing of Patented Technology
January 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on the impact of case law on daily U.S. patent practice. The panel will offer best practices of sound principles to prepare and prosecute patent applications to avoid traps for the unwary or careless claim terminology and untoward language in the specificat... Read More

Partnership Representatives: New IRS Final Regulations Under Section 6223 and Challenges f...
New Audit Procedures; Disregarded Entities as Partnership Representatives; Termination and...
January 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers guidance to the recently issued final regulations on the designation of partnership representatives for purposes of the centralized audit rules. The panel will discuss the new regulations under Section 6223 and the impact on pass-through entitie... Read More

Contract Management: Tools for Improving the Process Within Organizations
Analyzing Contracting Responsibilities, Outsourcing Options and New Technology
January 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

IP Assets and Infringement Claims: Insurance Coverage Considerations
What IP Counsel Must Know to Protect Assets and Defend Against Claims
January 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on the key elements of insurance to protect IP assets and defend against infringement claims. The panel will outline best practices--and potential pitfalls--for IP counsel drafting insurance clauses in IP agreements. Read More

Bad Faith Claims When Verdicts Exceed Policy Limits: Nuances of the Insurer's Duty to Sett...
Reducing Insurance Company Exposure; Options for Policyholders When Insurer Rejects Settle...
January 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with a review of the rights and obligations of the policyholder and the insurance company regarding settlement, the insurance company's liability for verdicts in excess of policy limits, actions insurance companies can take to reduce exposure to bad faith claims... Read More

Tax Treatment of Partnership Mergers: "Assets-Up" vs. "Assets-Over," Ensuring Tax Deferral...
January 30, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to the tax treatment of partnership mergers. The panel will discuss the impact of various merging structures on individual partners and detail the specific tax and operation structures of "assets-over" vs. "assets-up" merger transactions. Read More

Real Estate Joint Ventures: Waterfall Structures, Developer Promote, IRR Lookback, Clawbac...
Calculating and Structuring Promote, Planning for Phantom Income, and Taxation of Carried...
January 31, 2019 CLE Webinar

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

Blocking Patents: Impact of Acorda Therapeutics on Obviousness Analysis
Non-Obviousness and Commercial Success, Cross Licensing, Searches
January 31, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the expanded doctrine of blocking patents. The panel will discuss the Acorda decision and secondary considerations. The panel will also address how the decision impacts the obviousness analyses, licensing, and invalidity/validity/opposition searches. Read More

Drafting Vendor Agreements to Comply With EU GDPR: Steps to Take Now
January 31, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide business and technology counsel for drafting or updating technology vendor agreements to meet the data protection and privacy requirements of the 2018 EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The panel will discuss how to determine whether the GDPR applies to a U.S.... Read More

Tax Reform and U.S. Foreign Reporting for Individuals: New Cross-Border Repatriation and I...
Navigating Participation Exemption System, GILTI Inclusions, Intangible and Passive Income...
January 31, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a practical guide to the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on U.S taxpayers with foreign income and tax reporting obligations. The panel will examine the significant changes the law imposes on calculating and reporting taxabl... Read More

Non-Participating Royalties in Oil & Gas: Key Contract Provisions, Fixed vs. Floating Inte...
Negotiating Lease Terms, Duties of the Executive Rights Owner, Assignments, Calculating Ro...
January 31, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on critical issues and planning methods regarding non-participating royalties in oil and gas. The panel will discuss fixed versus floating royalties and recent court decisions, key contract provisions to consider, and best practices to avoid litigation. Read More

M&A Post-Closing Disputes: Minimizing and Resolving Disputes Over Working Capital Adjustme...
January 31, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the common causes of M&A post-closing disputes regarding working capital adjustments and earnouts. The panel will discuss strategies for mitigating the likelihood of post-closing disputes, and considerations and best practices for resolving them. Read More

Form 5471 Substantial Compliance Rules: IRS International Practice Unit Guidance
Recognizing When the IRS Will Deem an International Tax Information Filing as Not "Substan...
January 31, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar

This webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with a practical discussion of recent IRS International Practice Unit (IPU) guidance on what constitutes "substantial compliance" in filing Form 5471, Information Return of U.S. Persons With Respect To Certain Foreign Corporations. The panel will de... Read More

Performance Bonds and CGL Insurance in Construction Projects: Navigating Interplay Between...
Minimizing Risks and Maximizing Recovery for Defective Workmanship and Property Damage
February 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will review the critical differences between insurance and suretyship and the interplay between commercial general liability (CGL) policies and performance bonds for losses involving defective work or property damage. Our panel of experts will discuss best practices to minimize risk... Read More

"Pop-Up" Leasing: Practical Considerations, Key Provisions for Landlords and Tenants
February 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore the unique issues facing both landlords and tenants entering "popup" 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 provide guidance on ho... Read More

New Economic Presence Nexus Standards for Foreign Remote Sellers: Impact of Wayfair Holdin...
Reporting and Remittance Duties on Offshore Entities, Marketplace Rules and Registration O...
February 5, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will offer tax advisers to foreign companies with a practical evaluation of the impact of the Supreme Court decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair on non-U.S. based sellers of goods and providers of services. The panel will discuss the ramifications of the Court's overturning of the physic... Read More

Psychological Injuries in Personal Injury Claims: Navigating Litigation Complexities
Assessing Value of Claim, Negotiating Settlements and Leveraging Expert Witnesses
February 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss how to handle superadded psychological injuries when they arise in personal injury claims. The program will cover how to plan case strategy from independent medical examinations to depositions as well as determining case value. Read More

Release Provisions in Commercial Agreements: Drafting, Review, Negotiation and Enforcement
February 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance to business counsel for identifying and avoiding the latent--yet often overlooked--potential pitfalls of release provisions in commercial agreements. The panel will explain the importance of carefully worded release provisions and provide tips for suc... Read More

FBAR and U.S. Tax Reporting: Compliance Requirements for Foreign Assets
Unraveling Foreign Asset and Income Reporting Obligations, Navigating Available Voluntary...
February 6, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide counsel and tax advisers with the tools necessary to navigate the rules regarding FBAR and available programs and planning methods in reporting offshore assets, as well as assisting clients with developing programs that provide workable solutions. Read More

Product Trade Dress After Converse: Secondary Meaning and Infringement Redefined
Meeting the Court's New Test for Secondary Meaning, Timing of Infringement, Demonstrating...
February 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on protecting product trade dress after the Federal Circuit's decision in Converse Inc. v. Int'l Trade Comm'n (2018). The panel will discuss the court's new test for secondary meaning, the timing of infringement and the likelihood of confusion test. Read More

Patents and Export Control Compliance: Managing Risk and Avoiding Unintentional Violations
Minimizing Export Control Liability in Patent Application Preparation, Development and Ana...
February 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for patent and other counsel on navigating the intersection of patents and export control laws. The panel will examine the challenges facing patent owners, when and where export control issues arise, and related licensing issues. The panel will offer best pract... Read More

Avoiding Discrimination Claims When Using AI and Targeted Ads in Hiring and Recruiting
February 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the emerging trends of using artificial intelligence and targeted advertising on social media to recruit job applicants. The panel will guide employers on how to avoid potential claims of bias and discrimination in hiring, as well as best practices for using this techno... Read More

Municipal Regulation of App-Based Dockless Scooters and Bicycles: Navigating Emerging Lega...
February 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel for local governments in facing the legal challenges of dockless scooters and bicycles. The panel will address the legal and regulatory issues raised by app-based scooter and bicycle rental businesses, such as Bird, Lime and Spin, and provide perspectives on lever... Read More

Biotech Patents and Section 101 Rejections: Meeting Patent Eligibility Requirements
Leveraging Recent Decisions and USPTO Guidance to Overcome Rejections
February 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel for overcoming Section 101 rejections for biotech patents. The panel will review recent case law and USPTO guidance on Sec. 101 patent eligibility and offer strategies to address Section 101 rejections. Read More

Estate Planning and Life Insurance: Crafting Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts Post-Tax Re...
ILITs for Tax Benefits, Navigating the Transfer for Value Rule and Addressing Beneficiary...
February 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare estate planning counsel to overcome challenges in drafting irrevocable life insurance trusts (ILITs), offer approaches to navigate the application of the transfer for value rule and exceptions, and review the importance of addressing beneficiary designation issues. Read More

Oil & Gas Contracts: Structuring Indemnification and Additional Insured Provisions
Navigating Anti-Indemnity Statutes and Negotiating Risk Allocation
February 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel for drafting indemnification and additional insured provisions in oil and gas contracts. The panel will examine the interplay with anti-indemnity statutes and choice of law provisions, as well as offer best practices for allocating risk. Read More

Deposing Named Plaintiffs in Employment Class and Collective Actions: Plaintiff and Defens...
Uncovering and Leveraging Issues of Adequacy and Commonality During Certification, Settlem...
February 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare litigators representing putative class members or employers in employment class or collective actions to depose or defend depositions of named plaintiffs. The panel will outline techniques for effectively preparing or questioning named plaintiffs and offer strategies to... Read More

Personal Injury and Automatic Braking, Lane-Keeping Assistance, Self-Driving Cars, and Mor...
State Laws and Judicial Decisions on Autonomous and Semi-Autonomous Vehicles, Determining...
February 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on how new automotive technology--lane-keeping assistance, self-parking, automatic braking, and, yes, self-driving cars--are impacting personal injury lawsuits. Our panelists will discuss these emerging technologies, the liability issues associated with them, and... Read More

New Amendments to Federal Rule 23: Impact on Class Action Practice
Revisions to Preliminary Approval, Notice Requirements, Settlement Approval, Class-Member...
February 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the changes to the federal class action rule that took effect on Dec. 1, 2018. Our panel will explain the changes and address both the obvious and subtle impacts on class action practice and practitioners by the amendments to Rule 23, and will also discuss resulting new... Read More

Structuring Redemptions of Partnership and LLC Interests: Issues Unique to Liquidating Dis...
IRC 754 Elections, Section 736(b) Payments, Character and Timing of Gain, Installment Sale...
February 13, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with specific and practical guidance to navigating the tax rules that apply to the redemption of LLC or partnership interests. The panel will discuss common pitfalls and uncertainties under the new tax law and outline best practices to struc... Read More

New CFIUS Pilot Program: Expanded Jurisdiction, Reporting Requirements for Non-Controlling...
Ensuring Compliance in the Evolving CFIUS Landscape
February 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on navigating the new Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) pilot program. The panel will examine its rules and requirements as well as discuss when an investment is a covered transaction under the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernizatio... Read More

Nonprofits and Exempt Organizations One Year After Tax Reform
New UBTI Calculations, Excise Tax on Excess Compensation, Individual and Business Changes...
February 13, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide advisers to tax-exempt organizations with a recap of the practical impact of the tax reform law on nonprofit entities. The panel will outline fundamental changes to UBTI/UBIT calculations and reporting, describe new compensation rules, and offer guidance on strategies to de... Read More

Cryptocurrency as an Asset in Divorce: Valuation, Division and Location of Currency
February 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide family law practitioners on how to handle cryptocurrency assets in a divorce. The panel will discuss how to navigate the unique issues of locating and valuing digital assets, as well as best practices for handling this marital asset. Read More

Title Insurance For Real Estate Mezzanine Financing: UCC Policy Requirements and Coverage
February 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine basic mezzanine debt structure and discuss the title insurance options available to mezzanine lenders, including a rundown of the requirements and necessary documentation for insuring the pledges of equity involved in a mezzanine loan and a discussion of title issues re... Read More

National Practitioner Data Bank: Reporting in the Gray Areas, Complying With the Updated R...
February 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Section 112 Issues in IPR Proceedings: Using Section 112 as a Sword or a Shield
Addressing Section 112 Issues in IPR Petitions, Establishing Priority or Earlier Critical...
February 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on Section 112 issues that arise during an inter partes review (IPR) proceeding. The panel will address the PTAB's response to assertions that claims do not comply with 112 and will discuss related claim construction issues. The panel will offer best practices... Read More

Nexus Limitations and Protections for Service Providers Post-Wayfair
P.L. 86-272 and Interstate Taxation, Nexus Standard Under the Due Process and Commerce Cla...
February 19, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will guide tax professionals and advisers on nexus limitations and protections for service providers in light of the Wayfair decision. The panel will discuss key challenges stemming from the economic presence test, nexus standards under the due process clause and commerce clauses, inter... Read More

Transferring LLC and Partnership Interests: Complex IRS Rules for Buying, Selling or Redee...
February 19, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers with an overview of the tax rules that apply to the sale or transfer of an LLC or partnership interest. The panel will discuss common pitfalls and uncertainties in the tax code and outline best practices to structure transactions. Read More

Drafting Irrevocable Trusts to Preserve Medicaid and VA Benefits
Selecting Trust Type, Protecting Assets, and Optimizing Tax Planning for Long-Term Care
February 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel and advisers serving elderly clients with a focused review of crafting irrevocable trusts to meet VA and Medicaid eligibility requirements and achieve asset protection and tax savings for clients. Read More

New DOL Guidance on Tip Credit: Elimination of "80/20" Rule, Best Practices for Hospitalit...
February 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employment counsel in handling wage and hour issues for tipped employees now that the DOL has eliminated the "80/20" tip credit rule. The panel will discuss what types of job duties may qualify as "tipped work" and best practices for hospitality employers in... Read More

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

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

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

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

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

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

Negotiating Hotel Purchase and Sale Transactions: Key Legal Issues for Buyers and Sellers
Closing Contingencies and Reps and Warranties; Evaluating Existing Management and Franchis...
February 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

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

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

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

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

Developing Indirect Cost Rates for Nonprofit Organizations: Practical Approaches
Calculating and Allocating Shared Expenses, Designing and Defending Methodologies
February 27, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide accounting advisers to nonprofit organizations with a detailed guide to developing indirect cost rates in a practical, hands-on context. The panel will describe rate development methodologies and allocation questions, discuss strategies for moving indirect costs into direct... Read More

Impeachment Evidence in Personal Injury: Overcoming Admissibility Issues with Surveillance...
December 31, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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