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Negotiating IP Rights in Industry Sponsored Research Agreements
Structuring Ownership, Licensing, Assignment, Confidentiality, Publication and Use Provisi...
October 16, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on negotiating and structuring industry sponsored research agreements (SRAs) to allocate IP ownership. The panel will outline challenges of SRAs with nonprofit organizations and discuss key provisions of the SRA to protect IP rights and avoid unintended consequenc... Read More

Third-Party Attorney-Client Privilege Waiver Exceptions: Kovel, Common Interest and Functi...
October 16, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss significant exceptions to third-party attorney-client privilege waivers, including the Kovel doctrine for third-party consultants, the common interest doctrine, and the functional equivalent doctrine. The program will discuss the scope and applicability of these excepti... Read More

Tax Treatment of Carried Interest: Planning Opportunities for Tax, Private Equity and Real...
IRC Section 1061, Capital Contributions, Transfers to Unrelated Parties, Special Allocatio...
October 16, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide guidance to tax counsel and advisers on the new tax law's impact on the treatment of carried interest and available planning opportunities. The panel will discuss the application of Sec. 1061, Sec. 1231 property, implications of related party transactions and planni... Read More

Drafting Indemnification and Hold Harmless Provisions in Commercial Contracts
Negotiating Scope and Exclusions, Overcoming Enforcement Hurdles, Interplay With Insurance...
October 16, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide business counsel in drafting and negotiating indemnification and hold harmless provisions in commercial contracts. The panel will discuss critical elements of indemnification agreements, including scope, exclusions, and cost allocation; enforceability challenges; the inte... Read More

Lease Enforcement and Remedies: Structuring Key Provisions for Eviction, Self-Help, Injunc...
October 16, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will give real estate counsel a better understanding of how courts interpret and enforce leases. The panel will review the lease provisions that are essential to the practical exercise of remedies by the landlord and defenses that may be available to the tenant. The panel will discu... Read More

Structuring Defined Value Clauses in Trust Transfers: Formula Allocations and Price Adjust...
October 17, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a comprehensive and practical guide to structuring defined value formula clauses to avoid gift tax consequences on asset transfers. The panel will provide specific guidance on making formula allocations to withstand IRS scru... Read More

Concierge Medicine: Complying With Medicare Regulations, State Laws and Anti-Kickback/Anti...
October 17, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide you with a review of critical legal issues involved in organizing and operating various models of concierge and direct care practices, including applicable laws and regulations. The panel will also offer guidance on evaluating and structuring such arrangements. Read More

Drafting Position Statements to Mitigate Full-Scale EEOC Investigations and Lawsuits
Strategic Techniques to Address Claims of Failure to Hire, Equal Pay, Class vs. Individual...
October 17, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will equip employment counsel with practical techniques to draft EEOC position statements. The experienced panelists will outline strategies for responding to various types of EEOC charges while minimizing full-scale investigations and lawsuits. Read More

Impact of FIRRMA on Private Equity Funds: Expanded CFIUS Review of Foreign Investments, Ne...
Structuring Investments to Minimize CFIUS Risk
October 17, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the impact of newly enacted CFIUS reforms on private investment funds. The panel will discuss the regulatory hurdles and filing requirements created under the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act (FIRRMA) and how best to structure foreign investments in priv... Read More

Exit Financing in Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: Debt, Equity and Combination Structures
October 18, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the different forms of exit financing currently available to Chapter 11 debtors, and some structural and procedural issues associated with each. The panel discussion will include best efforts vs. committed financing, high yield debt offerings, rights offerings and other... Read More

M&A Litigation Update: Standard of Deal Review, Appraisal Rights, D&O Fiduciary Duties
Implications of Recent Delaware Case Law for Planning, Negotiating and Drafting Deal Docum...
October 18, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the implications of 2017 and 2018 Delaware court decisions for current and future M&A practice. The panel will discuss the anticipated impact of recent Delaware court rulings on the standard of review in the third-party merger context, appraisal rights actions and more. Read More

Geographical Indications to Protect IP: Overcoming Challenges in Registering and Enforcing...
October 18, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel in protecting product brands using geographical indications (GIs). The panel will examine both U.S. and EU frameworks for safeguarding GIs. The panel will also discuss the challenges of registering and enforcing GIs and will offer best practices for overcoming... Read More

New IRS Scrutiny on Cryptocurrency Reporting: Filing Requirements and Exchange Treatment
October 18, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel, accountants and other advisers with a critical first look at new IRS initiatives on taxpayer compliance and reporting obligations for crypto currency (e.g. Bitcoin, Coinbase) transactions. The panel will discuss the IRS position on crypto currency as pr... Read More

Qualified Opportunity Zones & Energy Projects: New Tax Incentives
Eligibility Requirements, Formation, Self-Certification, Favorable Treatment of Returns on...
October 18, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide energy counsel with an understanding of Qualified Opportunity Zones and Qualified Opportunity Funds created under the new tax law. The panel will discuss eligibility requirements, formation and self-certification, as well as the tax benefits associated with investing in... Read More

New Section 199A Qualified Business Income Regulations: Definitions, Thresholds, Exclusion...
Planning Opportunities and Anti-Abuse Provisions in the New Rules
October 18, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide partnership tax advisers and compliance professionals with an in-depth guide to the Service's recent Section 199A Qualified Business Income (QBI) deduction regulations. The panel will offer particular focus on the aggregation rules, the definitions of specified services, an... Read More

New DOL Guidance on Independent Contractors: Multi-Factor Test for Determining Worker Clas...
October 18, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the Department of Labor's new guidance regarding independent contractor classification, following the 2017 withdrawal of the DOL's 2015 Administrative Interpretation on independent contractors. Our panelists will discuss the most recent guidance and provide valuable ins... Read More

Calculating Trust Fiduciary Accounting Income: Interpreting Operating Documents, Applying...
Reconciling FAI to DNI and Trust Taxable Income, Avoiding Tax and Beneficiary Challenges
October 18, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a comprehensive guide to navigating the complexities of calculating fiduciary accounting income (FAI) for trusts and estates. The panel will detail how to interpret essential trust and estate provisions to apply to FAI calculat... Read More

Self-Employment Tax and NIIT for LLCs and Higher Income Individuals After Tax Reform
Minimizing Tax Through Activity Groupings, Self-Charged Interest, Blocker Corporations
October 18, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a practical guide to navigating the net investment income tax (NIIT) rules as they apply to self-employed taxpayers, and offer tax reduction strategies for minimizing the NIIT. The panel will discuss the impact of the 2018 tax... Read More

Structuring Tiered Partnerships: Advanced Tax Planning Strategies, Avoiding Tax Traps
Treatment of Allocations and Deductions, Application of Sec. 704 and 743
October 23, 2018 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar 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 new IRS partnership audit rule... Read More

Convertible Debt vs. Priced Equity Rounds: Evaluating the Preferred Deal Structure for Ear...
Pros and Cons of Different Financing Options for Entrepreneurs and Investors
October 23, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the pros and cons of convertible debt and priced equity rounds and how to evaluate the optimal deal structure for start-up investment financing rounds. The program will present perspectives from both issuers/owners and investors, as well as look at the current terms and... Read More

ERISA Compliance in Direct Contracting for Healthcare: Challenges for Employers and Provid...
October 23, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA counsel and advisers guidance on direct contracting between employers and healthcare providers. The panel will discuss the ERISA challenges associated with direct contracting for health benefits, practical and legal considerations in negotiating and drafting agree... Read More

The State of “Printed Publication” Prior Art Case Law: Practical Considerations for Patent...
October 23, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

The CLE webinar will provide an in-depth discussion for counsel on the history and current state of the law regarding 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... Read More

IP Rights in Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality
Protected Works, Third-Party Marks, Content Created for AR/VR, Content Created in VR
October 23, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on intellectual property issues that arise in augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR). The panel will discuss the protection of IP rights and address the use of protected works and third-party marks. The panel will also examine potential IP infringement an... Read More

The In Pari Delicto Defense to Bankruptcy and Other Claims Against Directors, Officers and...
Anticipating or Raising the Defense in Bankruptcy and Other Asset Recovery Litigation
October 23, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide an overview of developments in asset recovery litigation against officers, directors and other outside professionals of distressed or insolvent companies. The panel will also discuss the evolving and complex rules underlying the in pari delicto defense that may bar reco... Read More

Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Estate After Tax Reform: Planning and Compliance Issues
TCJA Changes to Blocker Corps, REITS, BEAT, FIRPTA Withholding
October 23, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to the opportunities and challenges for foreign investors in U.S. real estate in the wake of the passage of the 2017 tax reform law. The panel will discuss the impact of the tax reform law on entity selection, FIRPTA withholding requireme... Read More

CGL Exclusions: Contractual Liability, Business Risk, Third-Party Over, Pollution and Data...
Advocating Scope of the Exclusions From the Policyholder and Insurer Perspectives
October 23, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss CGL policy exclusions frequently contested in commercial business disputes, including contractual liability, business risk, third-party over, pollution, and data breach exclusions. The program will analyze recent case law developments interpreting the scope of these exc... Read More

Structuring Installment Sales to Intentionally Defective Trusts: Using Private Annuities a...
Transferring Appreciated Property Through Asset Sales and Installment Payments
October 24, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a comprehensive and practical guide to structuring asset sales to intentionally defective irrevocable trust (IDITs). The panel will discuss the use of both promissory notes and private annuities in estate planning and will i... Read More

Vertical Mergers in Healthcare: Implications of AT&T/Time Warner Decision
Guidance on How Regulators Will Review and Evaluate Consolidation; Overcoming Antitrust Hu...
October 24, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on the implications of the AT&T/Time Warner decision on vertical mergers in the healthcare industry. The panel will examine what parties and their counsel must consider when putting together a healthcare deal and the antitrust hurdles they will need to... Read More

Implicit Bias and Employment Discrimination: Avoiding Liabilities in the Hiring and Employ...
October 24, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address implicit bias and its effect on employment discrimination, both during the hiring process and the employee review process. Our panelists will guide employment counsel in advising clients on these essential issues. Read More

Litigating Miller Act Claims: Prosecution and Defense Strategies for General Contractors a...
October 24, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss strategies for litigating federal and state-level Miller Act claims. The panel will offer guidance on current case law, best practices in pursuing and defending against violations, and preemptive measures builders, subcontractors and suppliers can employ to prevent expo... Read More

Litigating Trucking Cases: Utilizing and Defending Against Distracted Driving Allegations
October 24, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss how driver distraction, and cell phone use in particular, impacts trucking cases and include tips for both defending against claims of driver distraction and establishing the plaintiff's distraction as a contributing factor to the accident. Read More

Tip Pooling and Other Wage and Hour Issues in the Hospitality Industry: New FLSA Amendment...
Overtime Pay, Worker Classification, DOL Audits and More
October 25, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the new FLSA amendments affecting tipped employees, along with best practices for FLSA and DOL compliance. Our expert panelists will guide practitioners through the latest updates in tip pooling and overtime pay regulations, and how to best counsel hospitality industry... Read More

New Partnership Representative Final Regulations Under Section 6223 Centralized Audit Regi...
Using Disregarded Entities With Designated Persons, Removing and Replacing Partnership Rep...
October 25, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers to partnerships with a practical guide to the recently issued final regulations on the designation of partnership representatives for purposes of the centralized audit rules. The panel will discuss the process for naming, terminating and replacing partnership r... Read More

Corporate Tax Planning for Out-of-State Workforces: SALT Compliance, Non-Income Based Taxe...
Using Out-of-State Contractors, Payroll Tax and Non-Resident Withholding, and More
October 25, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will guide tax professionals and advisers on state and local tax challenges and effective planning methods for out-of-state workforces. The panel will discuss state regulations and reporting requirements, consequences of noncompliance, tax challenges associated with the use of out-of-st... Read More

Avoiding Deal Killers in Real Estate Sale and Purchase Transactions
Structuring Contract Terms to Clear Environmental Hurdles, Land Use Approval Challenges, a...
October 25, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine common obstacles to closing real estate deals, including environmental issues, defective or incomplete land use approvals, encroachments, flood issues, underperforming property, low basis seller, and more. The panel will offer critical guidance on structuring the transa... Read More

Repatriation Tax Planning: Inbound Asset Transfers, Cash Dividends and Other Strategies fo...
Tax Attributes Under Section 367(b) and Tax Reform Alterations, Deemed Dividends, Section...
October 30, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will guide tax professionals and advisers on tax challenges involving inbound asset transfers, cash dividends and other repatriation strategies post-tax-reform. The panel will discuss tax issues associated with inbound liquidations under Section 332 and reorganizations under Section 368... Read More

Employment Contracts After Epic SCOTUS Decision: Arbitration Agreements and Class Waivers
October 30, 2018 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the recent Supreme Court decision in Epic Systems Corp v. Lewis and its impact on employment contracts, class waivers, and arbitration agreements for employers and employees. 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...
October 30, 2018 CLE Live 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

Structuring and Investing in Tax Receivable Agreements
Key Provisions for IPO and M&A Transactions, Impact of Tax Reform, Due Diligence Concerns
October 30, 2018 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will discuss the key features of tax receivable agreements (TRAs) in various contexts, the impact of tax reform on the structuring of TRAs, and due diligence and other issues for hedge funds and other investors considering purchasing TRAs. 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...
October 30, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live 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

Obviousness Standard: Leveraging Latest PTO and Court Guidance
Overcoming Challenges of Obviousness and Attacks on Patent Validity
October 30, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide patent counsel with guidance on the evolving obviousness standard. In a post-AIA, 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... Read More

New Section 168(k) Bonus Depreciation Regulations: Claiming 100% First-Year Depreciation D...
Determining Qualified Property, Impact of Phase-Outs, Calculating Deduction
October 30, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a thorough and practical guide to the new IRS proposed regulations on the increased bonus depreciation for new and used property. The panel will outline the bonus depreciation provisions and phaseouts, detail depreciation calcu... Read More

University Technology Transfer and Licensing Agreements
Determining Type of Transfer Agreement to Use, Structuring Key Provisions, Overcoming Uniq...
October 30, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel for drafting university technology transfer and licensing agreements. The panel will discuss key clauses in the contracts and best practices for negotiating the agreements and avoiding pitfalls unique to the university context. Read More

Negotiating Business Agreements via Email, Text and Other Electronic Communications
Avoiding Inadvertent Contracts; Navigating Issues of Enforceability, Authentication of E-S...
October 30, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine recent trends and case law developments affecting businesses negotiating agreement terms via email, text messaging or other forms of electronic communication. The panel will discuss steps counsel should take to avoid inadvertently forming an e-contract and strategies to... Read More

Anticipating Post-Closing Environmental Issues in Real Estate Deals
Post-Closing Environmental Issues in Real Estate Deals
October 30, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel for buyers, sellers and lenders in real estate transactions on structuring provisions that address post-closing environmental issues to ensure coverage for environmental liabilities. The panel will examine key provisions and lessons from recent court treatment of... Read More

Advanced Tax Planning for Nonresident Aliens: Pre-Immigration Strategies
Basis Adjustment Transactions, Drop-Off Trusts, Treatment of Nonresident Investment in the...
October 30, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to planning tools and techniques for clients who are nonresident aliens. 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 "drop... Read More

LLC Provisions Regarding Directors and Managers: Recent Delaware Decisions and Key Practic...
Crafting Safe Harbors, Eliminating Corporate-Type Fiduciary Duties, Implied Covenants and...
October 31, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide corporate counsel on recent Delaware court decisions concerning LLC director and manager breach claims and best practices to avoid liability. The panel will discuss essential provisions for drafting LLC agreements, crafting safe harbors, methods in eliminating corporate-t... Read More

Admissibility of Evidence in Nursing Home Litigation: Proving or Challenging Authenticatio...
October 31, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare attorneys representing plaintiffs or defendants in nursing home injury cases to argue for or against the admissibility of critical evidence at trial. The panel will discuss best practices for authenticating and challenging the authenticity of medical records and charts,... Read More

Performance and Termination Decisions Under the FMLA and ADA
Avoiding Retaliation Claims and Litigation When Disciplining or Discharging Employees on P...
October 31, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare employment counsel to navigate difficult performance and termination decisions that arise while an employee is on job-protected leave. The panel will outline an employer's obligations under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) a... Read More

Structuring Solar PV Agreements: Negotiating Real Estate Entitlements and Offtake Agreemen...
October 31, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine primary considerations for counsel before finalizing a solar photovoltaic (PV) transaction. The panel will discuss key components of solar PV transactions, including real estate entitlements such as easements or leases, and offtake agreements, such as power purchase agr... Read More

Structuring Telemedicine Agreements for Healthcare Organizations, Physician Groups and Tel...
Navigating Regulatory Compliance and Corporate Practice of Medicine Issues, Negotiating Ke...
October 31, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

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

Calculating Foreign Trust DNI and UNI: Avoiding Throwback Tax on Undistributed Net Income
Identifying Income, Distribution Rules, U.S. and Non-U.S. Beneficiaries, Strategies, and E...
October 31, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

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

Fraudulent Transfers and Concealment of Assets in Divorce
Receivership, Sequestration, and Other Extraordinary Remedies in Enforcing Dissolution, Sp...
October 31, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the tools available to family law counsel facing concealment or fraudulent transfer of marital assets during divorce litigation. The panel will arm practitioners with practical guidance for using some often-overlooked, but highly effective, remedies to preserve and/or r... Read More

Credit Support in Fund Finance: Common Forms of Credit Support in the Fund Finance Market...
November 1, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine three types of credit support packages that lenders may rely upon for repayment when lending to a private investment fund (Fund). The panel will discuss the credit support features of unfunded equity capital commitments of limited partners (capital commitments), a guara... 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...
November 1, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live 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

UCC Foreclosures: Overcoming Obstacles to the Sale and Evaluating Receivership and Bankrup...
Protecting Lender and Borrower Interests
November 1, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide attorneys dealing with defaulted loans secured by personal property with a review of the circumstances under which an Article 9 foreclosure is preferred to maximize value for the secured creditor. The panel will discuss the Article 9 foreclosure process and outline best... Read More

Policing and Protecting Copyrights on the Internet: Latest Approaches and Developments
Navigating Fair Use, Infringement Claims, DMCA Safe Harbor and Secondary Liability Issues
November 1, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare copyright counsel to police and protect against copyright infringement on the internet. The panel will outline the tools available to monitor IP rights and examine fair use defenses and the DMCA safe harbor. Read More

IRC 751 "Hot Assets": Calculating and Reporting Ordinary Income on Disposition of Partners...
November 1, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide accounting and tax professionals with a deep dive into the tax treatment of so-called Section 751 "hot assets" when a partner disposes of his or her partnership interest. The panel will discuss identifying, calculating and reporting of ordinary income from hot assets in the... Read More

Navigating Complex IRS Penalty Abatement Procedures for Failure-to-File, Failure-to-Pay, a...
Mastering Procedural and Practical Ways to Obtain Penalty Abatement; Mitigating Harsh IRS...
November 1, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax professionals with a comprehensive and practical guide to navigating the procedural and efficient ways to obtain a penalty abatement. The panel will cover domestic information abatement requests and will offer useful tools for compiling and submitting the appeal corresp... Read More

Applying New FASB Lease and Revenue Accounting Standards: Ensuring Consistency, Reconcilin...
Using Compliance Departments to Facilitate Consistent Enterprise-Wide Implementation
November 1, 2018 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide accounting professionals and audit advisers with a practical guide to ensuring that new FASB accounting standards are implemented consistently and comprehensively throughout an organization. The panel will discuss the challenges of reconciling new revenue recognition rules... Read More

Defending Rule 30(b)(6) Corporate Depositions: Responding to Deposition Notices, Selecting...
November 6, 2018 CLE Live 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

Tax Issues in Transferring LLC and Partnership Interests
Navigating the Complex IRS Rules for Buying, Selling or Redeeming Partnership Interests
November 6, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live 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

Negotiating SaaS Agreements: Key Contract Provisions and Protections
November 6, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the latest trends in drafting and negotiating Software as a Service (SaaS) agreements. The panel will discuss critical issues to address in negotiations and contract provisions and offer strategies to avoid common contracting pitfalls. Read More

Rooftop Telecom Leasing: Practical Considerations, Key Provisions and Other Legal Consider...
November 6, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare real estate counsel to negotiate and draft telecom rooftop leases that help minimize the likelihood of future legal disputes. The panel will examine lease provisions landlords and tenants frequently negotiate regarding this increasingly routine use of rooftop space and... Read More

Estate Planning for Clients With Dementia or Alzheimer's: Asset Protection and Advance Dir...
Defending Against Beneficiary Claims, Living Trusts and Spendthrift Provisions
November 6, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planners with a practical guide to structuring estate plans for clients with Alzheimer's or dementia diagnoses. The panel will focus on meeting the specific challenges unique to clients with age-related cognitive impairment--from client intake and engagement defi... Read More

Defeating CERCLA Liability Under the BUILD Act: New Defense Strategies for Tenants
Asserting BFPP Defense After Brownfields Utilization, Investment, and Local Development Ac...
November 6, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel for tenants, or prospective tenants, of previously contaminated industrial or manufacturing sites with information and critical guidance on defending liability under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA or Superfund) u... Read More

Completing Form K-1 for Trust Distributions: Determining Filing Requirements
DNI Calculations, Allocating Trust Income from Pass-Through Entities Between Corpus and In...
November 6, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide fiduciary tax advisers and compliance professionals with the tools needed to navigate the unique challenges in reconciling and completing Form K-1 for estate and trust beneficiaries. The panel will discuss income classification and allocation of the trust's income distribut... Read More

Initial Coin Offerings: SEC and Other Regulatory Guidance on Registration of Blockchain To...
November 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze recent SEC guidance regarding primary and secondary sales of tokens. The panel will discuss the criteria that the SEC considers in determining whether digital tokens are securities for purposes of the Securities Act and the Exchange Act, and the implications for issuers... Read More

Municipal Regulation of Marijuana: Guidance on Permitting, Licensing and Zoning for Medica...
November 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will offer guidance to local government lawyers on regulating cannabis consumption for medical and recreational uses. The panel will discuss the patchwork of current regulatory efforts across the country and explore some of the most effective strategies for regulating in municipalit... Read More

DOL Investigations of Employee Benefit Plans: Responding to Enforcement Actions, Audits an...
November 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare employee benefits counsel to represent plan fiduciaries and sponsors facing Department of Labor (DOL) investigations or audits. Our experienced panel will discuss how to navigate the investigation process, offer practice pointers on working with Employee Benefits Securi... Read More

Warehouse Lines of Credit: Drafting Financing Agreements, Custodial Agreements, Reps and W...
Perfecting a Security Interest in Mortgage Loans, Analyzing Repurchase Obligations, Bankru...
November 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE program will examine how a warehouse line of credit is documented between a mortgage loan originator and its warehouse lender, the representations and warranties made by the loan originator, and the remedies for breaches. The panel will also discuss the perfection of the lender's security i... Read More

Antibody Patenting After Amgen v. Sanofi: U.S. and European Perspectives
Meeting Written Description and Obviousness Requirements
November 7, 2018 CLE Live 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

Privileged Material in Audits and Investigations: Protecting Attorney-Client Communication...
Disclosures to Third Parties, Cross-Border Challenges, Implications of Cohen Raid and Muel...
November 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel for protecting the attorney-client privilege when responding to a third-party investigation or audit in light of the Cohen office raid, Mueller investigation and recent developments in border searches of electronic devices. The panel will discuss key challenges in... Read More

Medical Staff Bylaws: Complying With CMS, NPDB and Joint Commission
November 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare healthcare counsel to advise and guide healthcare providers, medical staffs and hospitals working towards medical staff bylaws compliance with Joint Commission standards, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Conditions of Participation, the National Practiti... Read More

Employment Litigation: Summary Judgment Motion Strategies
Leveraging Discovery Tools, Statement of Facts, and Timing in Discrimination, Harassment,...
November 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide employment counsel with techniques for pursuing or defending summary judgment motions. Our panel of experienced employment litigators will outline their perspectives and approaches to refine and improve summary judgment motion practice. Read More

Managing Jurors in Catastrophic Personal Injury Claims
Voir Dire, Jury Selection and Countering Sympathy
November 7, 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

Completing Form 8833 Treaty-Based Return Position Disclosure: Claiming Income Tax Treaty B...
Identifying Treaty Provisions and Impacted Code Sections, Interrelated Filings, and Impact...
November 7, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with an in-depth and practical guide to completing IRS Form 8833 Treaty-Based Return Disclosure. The panel will detail the requirements of Section 6114 and describe how to identify scenarios where a tax treaty may allow a taxpayer t... Read More

Litigating Professional Liability Claims in Construction Projects
Emerging Theories of Recovery, Insurance Coverage, Best Practices for Pursuing and Defendi...
November 7, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

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

Multistate Tax Treatment of Multi-Tier Partnerships: Navigating State Rules For Nonresiden...
Determining Treatment of Lower-Tier Apportionment Factors, Meeting Withholding and Composi...
November 8, 2018 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a practical guide to navigating the multistate reporting complexities involved in multi-tiered partnerships. The panel will outline various state rules governing apportionment of income from lower-tier pass-through entities, wi... Read More

Structuring Private Equity Funds for Investment in Renewable Energy Projects: A New Financ...
November 8, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide finance and energy counsel with tools to structure a private equity fund dedicated to investment in renewable energy projects. The panel will discuss the advantages of the private equity model, and how energy private equity (EPE) funds are similar to and different from... Read More

Calculating Depreciation Recapture Under IRC 1245 and 1250: Minimizing Tax Through Transac...
November 8, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide an in-depth explanation of depreciation recapture rules, focusing on the technical calculations and planning opportunities of the recapture provisions. The speakers will explore IRC 1245 and 1250, which set out the rules for recapture based on various types of assets. Read More

Revisiting the Definition of "Real Property" After Tax Reform: Structuring 1031 Like-Kind...
November 8, 2018 CLE, CPE Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the impact of tax reform on like-kind exchanges under IRC Section 1031 with a particular focus on what now qualifies as "real property" and what constitutes unadjusted basis of replacement property for purposes of the new IRC Section 199A deduction. The panel will discu... Read More

Form 1023 Application for 501(c)(3) Tax Exempt Status: Anticipating Compliance Challenges
Tying Financial Information to Proposed Activities, Required Disclosures, Streamlined Appl...
November 8, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and nonprofit personnel with a practical guide to the challenges of completing Form 1023, Application for Recognition of Exemption Under Section 501(c)(3). The panel will identify the most vexing compliance challenges, outline both financial and narrative requi... Read More

Mergers and Acquisitions of Pass-Through Entities: Structuring to Minimize Taxes and Maxim...
Pros and Cons of LLCs, Partnerships and S Corps; C-Corp Conversions; Impact of Tax Reform
November 8, 2018 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will examine entity structuring alternatives when acquiring or selling a pass-through entity, with particular emphasis on the tax ramifications of C corporations as opposed to partnerships or LLCs. The panel will also discuss C corp conversions, hybrid structures, and the treatm... Read More

Qualified Opportunity Zones and Tax Credits: Capital Gain Deferral Mechanisms Under New Se...
IRC 45D(e) Requirements, Step-Up in Basis, Appreciation Exclusion, Tax Planning Strategies...
November 8, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA 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 the necessary legal requirements and processes to obtain the tax credit, describe methods to ensure def... Read More

Series LLCs: Structuring and Financing Concerns for Lenders and Investors
Navigating UCC Perfection, Bankruptcy Risks and Conflicting State Statutes
November 13, 2018 CLE Live 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

Chartering Fintechs as Special Purpose National Banks: New OCC Policies and Procedures
November 13, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine new application procedures and criteria recently released by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) for a fintech company to obtain a special purpose bank charter. The panel will discuss the differences and similarities between a special and traditional ban... Read More

Navigating the Chinese Patent System: What U.S. Patent Counsel Need to Know
Protecting IP Rights in China, Leveraging Recent Amendments, Understanding Current Litigat...
November 13, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide U.S. patent counsel and companies on Chinese patent law and what they need to know about the Chinese system. The panel will address changes to the Guidelines for Examination, current litigation trends, and the Anti-Unfair Competition Law (AUCL). The panel will offer U.S.... Read More

Executive Compensation Limitations: New IRS Section 162(m) Guidance and Key Planning Tips
Covered Employees, Grandfathering Rules for Certain Arrangements, Written Binding Contract...
November 13, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on new limits on executive compensation stemming from recent IRS regulations expanding deduction limitations and related rules. The panel will discuss new IRS regulations on Section 162(m), the expanded definition of "covered employees," grandfathering rules for s... Read More

Allocating CERCLA Liability: Divisibility or Section 113 Equitable Contribution
Assessing Harm, Proving Divisibility of Harm Defense Absent a Bright-Line Test, and Apport...
November 13, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss how recent court decisions have addressed divisibility in CERCLA litigation. The panel will guide environmental counsel on when the divisibility of harm defense is appropriate and tactics to overcome challenges in proving divisibility. Read More

Structuring Cloud Computing and Other Technology Agreements After Wayfair
New Guidance on Drafting Contract Provisions for SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, and Other Remote-Delive...
November 13, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the impact of the landmark South Dakota v. Wayfair decision on cloud computing and other technology agreements. The panel will offer insight into how SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, and a host of other software, platform and digital infrastructure service contracts need to evolve to... Read More

Tax Treatment and Reporting of Oil and Gas Investments: MLPs and Alternate Structures
Deducting Depletion and Intangible Drilling Costs, Land vs. Mineral Rights Ownership, Roya...
November 13, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will offer tax advisers a practical guide to the tax reporting challenges of oil and gas investments, focusing on unique elements such as depletion and drilling expenses. The panel will provide the tools and practical knowledge needed to accurately reconcile complex Schedule K-1s for pu... Read More

Preparing for ICE Workplace Investigations: Complying With Increased I-9 Enforcement
November 13, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel and employers on I-9 compliance in anticipation of worksite inspections and audits. This program will discuss best practices to proactively avoid government action and strategies to minimize business disruption if the government targets your business for investiga... Read More

Form 1041 Compliance for Special Needs Trusts: First-Party vs. Third-Party, Qualified Disa...
November 13, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to meeting the unique challenges of reporting the trust income of an SNT on Form 1041. The panel will give you tools to differentiate between types of SNTs and describe the specific tax filing requirements of a QDT versus a first-party tr... Read More

Severability of Interests in CGL Policies: Negotiating Scope of Coverage, Resolving Cross-...
November 13, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address the severability of interest clauses in CGL policies. The panel will offer guidance on negotiating the critical terms of this provision, its interplay with other coverage terms, managing conflicts in litigation, and best practices for resolving cross-claims between part... Read More

Reconciling State and Federal Audits After New IRS Partnership Audit Regulations: Tax Repo...
MTC Model Partnership Audit Reporting Statute; State Tax Audit, Assessment and Collection...
November 13, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax professionals with an up-to-date look at the impact of the new IRS partnership audit rules on state tax regulations, audits, assessments and collection procedures. The panel will discuss recently released IRS final regulations, an overview of the new partnership... Read More

REITs: Developments in REIT Conversions, FIRPTA and the 2017 Tax Reform Act
November 14, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax advisers and real estate counsel with a review of the various organizational, operational and federal tax requirements that must be met by real estate investment trusts (REITs). The panel discussion will include the impact of tax reform on REITs and UPREITs. Read More

Private Equity Transactions in Healthcare: Stark, AKS and Other Compliance Challenges
Structuring Purchase Price, Restrictive Covenants, Indemnities, Equity Rollovers and More
November 14, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel involved in structuring private equity transactions in the healthcare arena. The panel will discuss the nuts and bolts of structuring the transaction, including purchase price considerations, tax structures, deal terms and indemnities. The panel will also address... Read More

Deposition Strategies in Employment Litigation: Taking and Defending Depositions of Plaint...
Leveraging Deposition Testimony During Discovery, Summary Judgment, Settlement and Trial
November 14, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare employment litigators to take and defend depositions of plaintiffs and fact witnesses. The panel will explain tactics for preparing witnesses, outline techniques for effective questioning, and offer strategies for leveraging deposition testimony during discovery, summar... Read More

India's Anti-Corruption Amendment and Other Anti-Corruption Developments in India: Implica...
Understanding Key Provisions, Ensuring Compliance and Mitigating Legal Risks
November 14, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel for companies doing business in India to meet the demands of the country's anti-corruption amendment and other relevant laws. The panel will outline effective compliance programs to minimize anti-corruption risks. Read More

Domain Name Disputes Post-GDPR: Navigating URS, UDRP With Reduced Access to Information
November 14, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on domain name dispute mechanisms and the impact of the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on these mechanisms. The panel will examine the domain name dispute process in light of reduced access to information that has been traditionally used. The pa... Read More

Traumatic Brain Injury Claims: Navigating Litigation Complexities
Assessing TBI Claims, Negotiating Settlements, and Leveraging Expert Witnesses to Strength...
November 14, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance to personal injury attorneys for pursuing or defending traumatic brain injury (TBI) claims. Our panel will explain best practices for assessing a potential TBI injury client, collecting and presenting medical records and materials, developing high-imp... Read More

Consignments and Reclamation Rights: Documentation, UCC Rules and Treatment in Bankruptcy
November 14, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the treatment of consignments and reclamation rights under the UCC and in bankruptcy. The panel discussion will include an analysis of the UCC definition of "consignment" and how it impacts the documentation and perfection and priority of a consignor's interest in consi... Read More

Delaware LLC Agreements: Planning and Drafting Approaches
Evaluating and Leveraging the Contractual Flexibility Afforded by the Delaware LLC Act; Ne...
November 14, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide corporate counsel with a review of the advantages and disadvantages of forming LLCs under the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act (DLLC Act) versus other statutes. The panel will explain the critical issues for counsel in planning, negotiating and drafting LLC agreem... 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
November 14, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel with a thorough and practical guide to utilizing a Section 336(e) step-up election in the acquisition of a target corporation. The panel will contrast the 336(e) election with 338(h)(10) treatment, outline the requirements for qualification, and detail t... Read More

Roth IRA Conversion Planning Post Tax Reform: To Convert or Not to Convert?
Strategies to Avoid Tax on Lost Asset Value After TCJA Elimination of Recharacterization o...
November 14, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide estate planning counsel with detailed and practical guidance on Roth IRA conversion planning and strategies in the wake of tax reform changes to tax rates and treatment of recharacterized conversions. The panel will detail the specific changes related to Roth IRA conversion... Read More

IRS Audits of Employee Benefit Plans: Audit Closing Agreement Program (CAP) to Avoid Plan...
Identifying and Correcting ERISA Plan Defects, Protecting Tax-Exempt Status, Audit Strateg...
November 14, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide employee benefits auditors with a practical guide to best practices and proper procedures in preparing for and responding to an IRS audit or disqualification action. The panelist will describe potential consequences of a plan disqualification, detail the steps to take to re... Read More

New Partnership Debt Allocation Regulations: Applying Risk of Loss Analysis to IRC 707 Dis...
Restoring Use of Leveraged Partnerships and Asset Drop-Down Transactions, Preserving Defer...
November 14, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to the new proposed IRS guidance on partnership recourse debt allocation. The proposed regs largely undo the controversial 2016 rules governing the allocation of partnership liabilities and partnership "disguised sales." The panel will di... Read More

Section 988 Foreign Currency Transaction Reporting Rules for Options, Straddles and Hedges
Utilizing Elections and Avoiding Traps in Foreign Currency Options, Section 1092 Contracts...
November 15, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide a comprehensive guide to reporting foreign currency transactions. The panel will outline the ground rules under IRC Section 988 and discuss scenarios where the taxpayer may elect out of ordinary income treatment. The presenters will also give practical tools to navigating t... Read More

M&A Post-Closing Disputes: Minimizing and Resolving Disputes Over Working Capital Adjustme...
November 15, 2018 CLE Live 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

Municipal Management of Cellphone Towers, DAS and Small Cell Deployments
Regulating Placement, Protecting Rights of Way, and Leasing Sites and Structures
November 15, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to identify and address complex issues relating to both small cell and traditional cell tower applications and leases, zoning regulations, and revenue considerations. The panel will focus on regulatory compliance and negotiating and structuring site leases and f... Read More

Taxation of Foreign Source Income Under New Tax Law
Expansion of Subpart F, Dividends Received Deductions, Sales or Transfers of Foreign Corpo...
November 15, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax professionals guidance on new rules and proposed regulations governing the taxation of foreign source income. The panel will present an in-depth analysis of the expansion of Subpart F, the dividends-received deduction (DRD), and tax implications of sales or tran... Read More

Sports-Related Class Actions: Navigating the Minefield of Class Certification and Federal...
November 15, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the recent trend of sports-related class action cases, including class certification issues, judicial trends, and federal labor laws. Read More

Construction Acceleration Claims and Defenses: Strategies for Owners, General Contractors,...
November 15, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide construction practitioners with strategies for pursuing, defending and preventing acceleration claims. The panel will discuss the perspectives of owners, general contractors and subcontractors, offer guidance for managing claims, and discuss contractual provisions that... Read More

Spousal Rights Under ERISA Plans: Avoiding Loss of Benefits After Divorce, Ensuring Regula...
QDROs, QMCSOs, Participant Pensions in Divorce, Enforcement of Court Orders and Plan Admin...
November 15, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE will guide benefits counsel on issues associated with the spousal rights of benefits under ERISA. The panel will address the necessary procedures and challenges in securing qualified domestic relations orders (QDROs), qualified medical child support orders (QMSCOs) and other spousal rights,... Read More

Structuring Healthcare Real Estate Development Deals: Key Guidance for Providers and Third...
November 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

Handling Difficult Witnesses in Personal Injury Cases: Direct and Cross Examinations
Tips for Managing Hostile, Evasive, Untruthful, Forgetful and Other Challenging Witnesses
November 19, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss strategies for handling difficult witnesses during personal injury litigation. While difficult witnesses will typically belong to the adverse party, they can sometimes be your own. Because of this, it is critical that attorneys know how to handle difficult witnesses in... Read More

Interest Rate Hedges in Real Estate Finance: Placing Swaps, Caps, and Collars on Floating...
Pricing and Trade Confirmations, the ISDA Master Agreement, Counterparties, Current Regula...
November 20, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will describe hedging transactions and ways to limit the parties' exposure to changes in rates. The panel will explain the role of the hedge counterparty and discuss critical aspects of hedge documentation. Read More

Form 1040NR Non-Resident Alien Filing Challenges and Effective Approaches
Determining Taxpayer Classifications and Elections, Computing Income and Deductions, and U...
November 20, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a thorough and practical guide to preparing Form 1040NR, U.S. Nonresident Alien Income Tax Return. The panel will offer useful guidance in determining which individuals should file, identifying and reporting income subject to U... Read More

New EPA Rule on Solid and Hazardous Waste: Updated Compliance With 83 Fed. Reg. 24664
Navigating the New Regulatory Framework for the Treatment, Storage, and Disposal of Solid...
November 20, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the implications of the EPA's revised definition of "solid waste" and the new regulatory framework for recycling hazardous secondary materials under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). The panel will walk environmental lawyers through the changes containe... Read More

Construction Property Damage Claims: CGL Exclusions K, L and M, and Products-Completed Ope...
November 20, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the scope of the CGL exclusions for property damage in the context of construction claims, the applicability of products-completed operations hazard coverage, how the courts are applying the exclusion, and best practices for formulating arguments for or against coverage... Read More

Hospital/Physician Engagement: Complying With Stark Law and AKS, Protecting Tax Status, Av...
November 20, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide compliance and valuation guidance to counsel for hospitals and physician groups seeking to maximize their relationship, through varied types of professional services agreements (PSAs) in lieu of traditional employment models. Read More

Lessons From PTAB Full or Partial Denials to Avoid Institution of an IPR or Avoid a Denial
November 20, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide patent counsel with an analysis of the ever-increasing number of Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) denials and partial denials and offer take-home lessons applicable in practitioners' daily practice. Read More

Structuring Covenants in Leveraged Loans and High-Yield Bonds for Borrowers and Lenders
Additional Debt Covenants, Equity Cures, Builder Baskets, Restricted Subsidiaries, Events...
November 20, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine current market terms and conditions for leverage loans and high-yield bonds, and characteristics common to each type of financing. The panel will discuss various covenants, including additional debt provisions, equity cures, builder baskets, and other key terms and cond... Read More

Employer Payroll Tax Compliance: Increased IRS Enforcement, Civil Penalties, Criminal Proc...
November 20, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss recent efforts by the IRS to pursue both civil and criminal payroll tax enforcement lawsuits. Our panelists will discuss the regulations at play, recent case law, and best practices for employment counsel in advising clients on this pressing issue. Read More

Pursuing or Defending Anesthesiology Malpractice Claims: Standards of Care, Co-Defendants,...
November 20, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine current trends in medical malpractice claims brought against anesthesiologists and co-defendants, such as hospital systems or surgical teams, from both the plaintiff and defense perspectives. Read More

Defending Privacy and Cybersecurity Litigation in Light of Recent Decisions and Regulation...
November 20, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the full spectrum of privacy-related cases and how the courts are handling such matters in light of increased concerns about the proper scope and use of the massive amounts of data collected on individuals every day by corporate America. Our speakers will also discuss t... Read More

EU Succession Regulation: Estate Planning Risks and Opportunities for U.S. Taxpayers Ownin...
Brussels IV Habitual Residence Standard; Structuring Estate Documents to Incorporate Choic...
November 20, 2018 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide estate planning counsel with a thorough and practical guide to the implications of the European Union's (EU) Succession Regulation (Brussels IV) on U.S. taxpayers owning assets in EU member states. The panel will discuss the default "law of habitual residence" and d... Read More

SALT Deduction Limits Under Tax Reform: State Tax Planning Workarounds and Strategies
Employment Tax Credit Initiatives to Counter Federal Tax Increase Due to Lost SALT Deducti...
November 20, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will guide tax advisers to individuals and closely held businesses on how to mitigate the impact of the tax reform law limitation on the deductibility of state and local taxes on a taxpayer's federal income tax return. The panel will outline various states' actions to try to work around... Read More

Structuring Financial Covenants, EBITDA, Events of Default and MAC Clauses in Loan Documen...
Maximizing Borrower Protection and Lender Remedies
November 27, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

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

Patent Claim and Specification Drafting and Prosecution
Avoiding Traps That Lead to Royalty Free Licensing of Patented Technology
November 27, 2018 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

Structuring Real Estate Transactions to Take Advantage of the New Section 199A Qualified B...
November 27, 2018 CLE, CPE Live 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

"Waters of the U.S." Rule After South Carolina Coastal Conservation League v. Pruitt
State-by-State Guidance on Federal Jurisdiction Under the Clean Water Act
November 27, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the patchwork implementation of the Waters of the United States (WOTOS) Rule aimed at expanding federal jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act. The panel will provide environmental counsel with a review of the latest case developments and offer guidance for practitioner... Read More

Identifying and Preparing Expert and Rebuttal Witnesses: Avoiding Costly Missteps
November 27, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss when and how to select the right expert for your case, how to protect your experts from being challenged on Daubert grounds, and how to impeach and discredit the opponent's experts. Read More

ERISA Remedies: Key Enforcement Provisions and Scope of Equitable Relief for Benefit Claim...
Statutory and Plan Provision Violations, Section 502(a)(1)(B), Relief Under 502(a)(3), Lim...
November 27, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide employee benefits counsel with a detailed analysis of the types of remedies available under ERISA and challenges in seeking monetary relief for benefit claims. The panel will discuss equitable relief under Section 502(a)(3), other key enforcement provisions under ERISA,... Read More

Attorney-Client Privilege in Bankruptcy: Who Controls the Privilege in Reorganization or L...
November 28, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the treatment of attorney-client privilege after a company files for bankruptcy. The panel will discuss how control of the privilege can shift to the debtor in possession or the trustee, and the issues it presents for officers, directors and special committees that have... Read More

Corruption in Eurasia: Overcoming Obstacles to Doing Business, Countermeasures to Bribery
Lessons From FCPA Enforcement, Anti-Corruption Policies and Training, Risk Mitigation
November 28, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel for U.S. companies doing business in Eurasia on implementing and strengthening anti-corruption efforts, including Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), compliance programs. The panel will review recent government enforcement focused on Eurasian operations and the... Read More

New SEC Regulatory Initiatives to Reduce Disclosure Obligations and Promote Capital Format...
Simplified Filings Under Form S-K and Form S-X; New Smaller Reporting Company Thresholds;...
November 28, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine recent initiatives by Congress and the SEC to encourage capital formation and reduce disclosure requirements for public and private issuers. The panel discussion will include simplification of disclosure requirements under Regulation S-K and Regulation S-X, the new defi... Read More

Drafting Enforceable Noncompete and Non-Solicitation Agreements: Compliance With New State...
November 28, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss recent legislative and case law trends regarding noncompete and non-solicitation agreements, offer best practices for structuring permissible contracts, and explain how to determine whether existing agreements are lawful. Read More

Solar Financing Tax Equity Structures: Sale-Leasebacks, Inverted Leases and Partnership Fl...
Choosing the Right Structure, Weighing Advantages and Drawbacks of Various Structures
November 29, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss solar financing tax equity structures--sale-leasebacks, inverted leases and partnership flips--and the advantages and disadvantages of each from a legal, business, financial and tax perspective. The panel will examine current trends and issues in solar financings. Read More

Mixed-Use Condominium Developments: How to Structure, Negotiate, and Draft Documents
November 29, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with a review of critical legal challenges and approaches for structuring documents for condominiums and other common interest regimes in mixed-use projects. The panel will discuss difficult legal issues involved in the governance of these projects. Read More

Making Section 2(f) Claims: Demonstrating Acquired Distinctiveness
Leveraging Declarations, Establishing Use and Evidence of Secondary Meaning
November 29, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide trademark counsel in understanding how the courts and USPTO view the issue of acquired distinctiveness in support of a trademark application. The panel will outline approaches that work--and those that don't work--in demonstrating acquired distinctiveness. Read More

Tax Planning Issues for U.S. Expatriation: Minimizing the IRC 877A Exit Tax
Determining Covered Expatriates, Navigating the Mark-to-Market Tax on Unrealized Gains, Re...
November 29, 2018 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide attendees with a comprehensive look at Section 877A, as well as strategies for minimizing the impact of expatriation taxes. The panel will discuss the impact of new tax law on expatriation planning techniques, critical challenges under Section 877A and guidance on e... Read More

New Guidance on Calculating UBTI for Separate Trades or Businesses Under Tax Reform
What Constitutes Unrelated Separate Lines of Businesses, Using Silos to Compute UBTI, Anti...
November 29, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and exempt org personnel with a critical first look at the new IRS guidance on identifying separate lines of trade or businesses for purposes of calculating unrelated business taxable income (UBTI) as is now required by the TCJA tax reform law. The panel will d... Read More

MAC Clauses and Indemnification Provisions in M&A Deals: Recent Trends in Negotiating and...
Implications of Recent Deal Litigation on the Negotiation of MAC Clauses
November 29, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to deal counsel for negotiating and drafting material adverse change (MAC) clauses and the key indemnification provisions in M&A deals. Panel discussion will include industry trends in deal negotiation as informed by the most recent ABA deal points survey. Read More

Summary Judgment in Bad Faith Cases: Strategies and Countermeasures, Current Case Law
November 29, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide critical insight to counsel for insurers facing tag-along bad faith claims on how to position a case for summary judgment. Our panel will discuss key factors to consider during the claims investigation and discovery phases of litigation along with evidentiary proffers t... Read More

Maintaining Partner Capital Account Balances: Preparing Workpapers, Documenting Allocation...
November 29, 2018 CPE, EA Webinar

This CLE video webcast will provide tax preparers and compliance professionals serving partnerships and LLCs with a solid and practical foundation to maintaining partners' capital account balances, including account setup and workpaper preparation. The panel will offer a practical discussion of tax... Read More

Structuring Commercial Loan Term Sheets, Proposals and Commitment Letters: Key Terms for L...
Avoiding Unintended Consequences, Limiting Drafting Ambiguity
December 4, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide commercial finance counsel with guidance on using and analyzing term sheets, proposals and commitment letters in commercial finance transactions. The panel will explain the potential risks associated with their usage and provide best practices for minimizing those risks... Read More

Structuring Supply Chain Agreements: New Guidance on Prop 65 Compliance
December 4, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the impact of California's Proposition 65 on supply chain agreements. Our panel will offer practical guidance on drafting (or amending) supply agreements to ensure compliance with the new regulation and explore how counsel representing manufacturers, producers, importer... Read More

Trademark Transactions, Enforcement and Blockchain
Documenting Use in Commerce, Detecting Counterfeit Goods, Chain of Ownership and Assignmen...
December 4, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the many possible uses of blockchain for trademark transactions. The panel will discuss how brand owners can leverage blockchain in establishing, licensing and enforcing trademark rights. Read More

Negotiating Consent Decrees for Environmental Violations
Mission-Critical Strategies for Negotiating, Modifying and Managing Compliance
December 4, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide lawyers negotiating consent decrees for violations of environmental regulations. Our panel will offer violation-specific best practices, and present fellow practitioners with mission-critical pointers on navigating the long and arduous process of negotiating and entering... Read More

Financing Multi-Family Housing: Structuring the Low Income House Tax Credit and Tax-Exempt...
Documenting Transactions for Investors and Developers
December 4, 2018 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss how to utilize 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... Read More

Advanced Tax Considerations for Negotiating, Structuring and Documenting M&A Transactions
Evaluating Taxable Versus Tax-Free Deals, Stock Sales Versus Asset Sales, Tax-Free Reorgan...
December 5, 2018 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide an advanced discussion of tax considerations deal attorneys must take into account when negotiating, structuring and documenting M&A deals. The panel will discuss current issues in taxable and tax-free transactions, evaluating stock sales versus asset sales, stock p... Read More

Proportionality in E-Discovery: Reducing Abuses and Expenses by Using Proportionality Tool...
December 6, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide litigation counsel with an analysis of the doctrine of proportionality in e-discovery, its relevant metrics, and best practices for convincing a court to enforce proportionality. Read More

Registering Trademarks: Overcoming Section 2(d) Likelihood of Confusion Refusals
December 6, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide trademark counsel in understanding how examining attorneys at the United States Patent and Trademark Office and panels at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board decide the issue of likelihood of confusion as it relates to trademark applications. The panel will outline appro... Read More

Structuring Captive Insurance Programs: Key Provisions, Regulatory Requirements, Risk-Pool...
December 6, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar 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... Read More

Employee Benefit Plan Audit Peer Reviews
Preparing for Risk Assessment, Control Document Inspection, and Other Peer Reviewer Concer...
December 6, 2018 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will prepare audit advisers to identify issues that frequently arise in employee benefit plan audit peer reviews and offer best practices to address potential problems and to work with reviewers. Read More

Commercial Loan Guaranties: Drafting and Enforcing Corporate and Personal Guaranties and N...
Best Practices for Lenders and Guarantors In and Outside Bankruptcy
December 11, 2018 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

Patent Eligibility Post-Alice: Navigating the Nuances, Guidance From the Federal Circuit,...
December 11, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine recent decisions applying the Supreme Court's decision in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank on patent eligibility. The panel will discuss the guidance from these opinions and offer best practices for addressing patent eligibility issues. Read More

The Healthcare Industry, Private Equity and the New CFIUS Law
Expanded Review of Foreign Investments, Risk of Personal Data Exposure
December 11, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018 (FIRRMA) with a particular eye to how the law may affect U.S. healthcare companies, and private equity investors in healthcare, when considering accepting foreign investment. The panel will also offer best practic... Read More

State Tax Guidance on Remote Sellers Post-Wayfair: State Regulations on Economic Nexus, Co...
Avoiding Liability for Unpaid Taxes and Penalties; State Sales Tax Requirements, Limitatio...
December 11, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax professionals and advisers guidance on recent state regulatory developments on economic nexus post- Wayfair. The panel will discuss new state regulations impacting remote sellers, tax reporting and compliance challenges, and mechanisms to avoid unintended tax consequenc... Read More

The U.S.-China Trade War: Country of Origin, Substantial Transformation, and Risk Mitigati...
December 12, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on the evolving situation in the U.S.-China tariff war. The panel will discuss the tariffs currently in place and the challenges facing U.S. companies. The panel will discuss exclusion requests as well as other strategies, including lowering the value of imported... Read More

PRP Contribution Claims Under CERCLA: Strategies for Cost Recovery Against Potentially Res...
December 13, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel advising parties involved in contaminated site cleanups on protecting the contribution interests of potentially responsible parties (PRPs) in seeking cost recovery against other PRPs. Read More

Protecting IP Rights in Joint Development Agreements and Strategic Alliances
Structuring JDAs to Apportion Contributed, Joint and Derivative IP; Planning for Involunta...
December 13, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on negotiating and structuring joint development agreements (JDAs) to allocate IP ownership. The panel will discuss the key provisions of the JDA to protect IP rights and avoid unintended consequences. Read More

Antitrust Compliance and Clinical Integration
Assessing Anti-Competitiveness of Collaborations, Minimizing Risk of Agency Challenges
December 13, 2018 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with an examination of the latest developments concerning clinical integration programs, as well as the FTC and DOJ assessment processes. The panel will offer best practices for effective clinical integration while mitigating antitrust concerns. Read More

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

ESBT Tax Compliance After Tax Reform: Form 1041 Reporting of Electing Small Business Trust...
Separate Calculations for S Corp and Non-ESBT Income, Section 199A Computations, Potential...
December 30, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide fiduciary tax advisers and compliance professionals with a thorough and practical guide to the tax reporting challenges of electing small business trusts (ESBTs) after the new tax reform law. The panel will discuss the separate calculations of S corporation income component... 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...
December 31, 2018 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

Real Estate Rules for Sole Proprietors After Tax Reform: IRC 199A, New Deduction and Depre...
Changes to Cost Recovery, Business Interest Deductions, Excess Business Losses
December 31, 2018 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a practical guide to the impact of the tax reform law on sole proprietorships holding rental real estate. The panel will outline how the Section 199A deduction applies to rental real estate held by individuals, as well as discu... Read More

Developing Indirect Cost Rates for Nonprofit Organizations: Practical Approaches
Calculating and Allocating Shared Expenses, Designing and Defending Methodologies
December 31, 2018 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