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Antitrust Compliance and Clinical Integration
Assessing Anti-Competitiveness of Collaborations, Minimizing Risk of Agency Challenges
April 14, 2020 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

Local Government and the Regulation of Speech
How the First Amendment Affects Regulation of Political Signs, Political Speech by Employe...
April 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to local governments on how to lawfully regulate the display of political signs and public employee campaigning on municipal property--without violating federal and state constitutions. Read More

Discovery in the U.S. for Foreign Proceedings Under 28 U.S.C. 1782: Standards, Circuit Spl...
April 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will equip the multinational litigator to use process in the U.S. to obtain discovery for proceedings underway in foreign countries. 28 U.S.C. 1782, as interpreted by the Supreme Court in Intel Corp. v. Advanced Micro Devices Inc., provides an oft-overlooked but highly powerful tool... Read More

Spousal Lifetime Access Trusts: Income, Gift, Estate and GST Tax, State Limitations, Build...
April 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide trusts and estates counsel on leveraging spousal lifetime access trusts (SLATs) in estate planning in light of the current tax law. The panel will discuss critical issues and pitfalls to avoid concerning income, gift, estate and GST taxes, key state law challenges and lim... Read More

Exercising Loan Remedies After a Default: Forbearance Agreements and Other Workout Options
April 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide lender's counsel with a framework for responding to commercial loan defaults. The panel will discuss remedies typically available under loan documents, creative approaches to deal with particularly troublesome loans, and issues the lender should consider before proceedi... Read More

Accelerated Rent Clauses in Commercial Leases: Drafting and Enforcing Liquidated Damage Cl...
April 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss best practices for landlords to draft enforceable accelerated rent clauses in commercial leases. The program will also discuss potential defenses to these claims by tenant's counsel when the strict criteria for application are not met. Read More

COVID-19: Supply Chain Risks and Contractual Obligations in the Face of the Novel Coronavi...
April 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on the potential supply chain risks involved because of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The panel will discuss the steps to take to mitigate these emerging risks. The panel will also address supply chain contract issues, including whether COVID-19 falls under th... Read More

Derivatives in Bankruptcy: Safe Harbors, Dodd-Frank, and the Orderly Liquidation Authority
April 15, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the treatment of derivatives in bankruptcy. The panel will discuss the exemptions historically afforded derivatives before the financial crisis, the ramifications of those exemptions as shown in the Lehman and MF Global bankruptcies, and the current framework which exis... Read More

ERISA Benefit Plan Investment Management Agreements: Selecting 3(38) Investment Managers,...
Documenting the Relationship to Minimize Risks for Plan Sponsors and Investment Advisers
April 15, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explain best practices for selecting a 3(38)-investment manager and outline key steps in structuring and documenting the investment manager relationship. Our panel will review how best to negotiate and draft investment management agreements (IMAs) and what terms to look for whe... Read More

Reverse and Forward Triangular Mergers: Anti-Assignment Triggers, Tax Implications, Employ...
April 15, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide deal counsel in structuring a transaction as a reverse or forward triangular merger. The panelist will discuss the law on reverse and forward triangular mergers and the benefits and risks of each alternative. Read More

Emergency Conservatorships and Guardianships: Pursuing Court Intervention and Orders, Liti...
Identifying Risk and Protective Factors, Standards of Review, Recent Case Law
April 15, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide elder law attorneys an in-depth analysis of legal, procedural, and administrative challenges of emergency conservatorships and guardianships. The panel will discuss critical issues in pursuing court intervention and orders, identifying risk and protective factors, and r... Read More

Eroding Insurance Coverage: Avoiding Attorney Conflict of Interest and Bad Faith Claims
April 15, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will alert counsel who works for, with, or against insurance carriers to the dangers associated with eroding insurance policies, also known as defense-within-limits policies. When every dollar spent on legal fees reduces funds available to settle a case or pay a judgment, all involv... Read More

Succession Planning in Family-Owned and Non-Public Businesses and Business Divorce Prepara...
Implementing a Strategy for Owners to Retire or Pass on Privately-Held Businesses or Retai...
April 15, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide business counsel with a roadmap for determining best practices for creating a solid succession plan to keep a business operational and viable. The panel will further explore the thorny issues that arise when a private entity faces a business divorce and its owners can n... Read More

IP Rights in the Fashion Industry: Trademarks, Copyrights, and Patents to Protect Designs...
April 16, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel advising designers and others in the fashion industry on managing key intellectual property challenges. The panel will discuss infringement and enforcement, as well as utilizing trademark, copyright, and design patent law to protect IP rights and build and enha... Read More

Negotiating Private Equity Fund Terms: Key Provisions for PE Sponsors and LP Investors and...
Waterfall Provisions, GP Removal Rights, Standard of Care, Carried Interest, Management Fe...
April 16, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine current trends and hot issues in private equity fund terms and best practices for structuring and negotiating fund documents terms for private equity sponsors and limited partner (LP) investors. The panel discussion will include analysis of the ways in which issues are... Read More

Hotel Franchise Agreements and Comfort Letters: Legal Challenges for Real Estate Lenders
Negotiating Comfort Letters; Addressing Franchise Provisions in Hotel Loan Documents
April 16, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will enable lender's counsel to review and negotiate hotel franchise comfort letters. The panel will also review standard features of hotel franchise agreements and the provisions of most concern to lenders. Finally, the panel will discuss how early termination, PIP, and other franc... Read More

Drafting Software Patents to Survive Section 101 and AIA Challenges
Anticipating and Minimizing the Risk of 101, 103 Rejections, Recent Court Guidance
April 16, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

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

New IRS Foreign Tax Credit Regulations: Allocating Expenses, Assigning Foreign Taxes to In...
April 16, 2020 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax practitioners a critical analysis of the new IRS final and proposed regulations on foreign tax credits. The panel will discuss the impact of the final rules on tax planning for foreign income, the allocation of expenses, GILTI, NOLs, and assigning foreign taxes... Read More

Healthcare Providers & COVID-19: Telemedicine, Facility Preparedness, Supply Concerns, Sta...
Ensuring Pandemic Readiness in the Face of Novel Coronavirus
April 16, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on what hospitals and healthcare providers should be doing to prepare for novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The panel will discuss telemedicine options that should be considered or put in place and the associated challenges. The panel will also review CDC g... Read More

Summary Judgment in Bad Faith Cases: Strategies and Countermeasures, Current Case Law
April 21, 2020 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 essential factors to consider during the claims investigation and discovery phases of litigation along with evidentiary prof... Read More

Wage Theft State Reform and Legislative Trends: New Causes of Action for Employees, Employ...
Compliance in a Changing Legal Landscape as Additional States Pass Wage Theft Statutes
April 21, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will advise employment counsel on the growing state trend of wage theft prevention statutes. The panel will discuss issues that may arise for employers who violate those laws. Read More

Mixed-Use Developments: Lessons Learned From Recent Deals
Zoning, Financing, Community Buy-In, and Other Legal Challenges
April 21, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will outline best practices for overcoming the current legal challenges facing developers, builders, and the mixed-use development team when undertaking mixed-use projects. The panel will provide valuable insights on how to capitalize on the opportunities of mixed-use development. Read More

Medical Records Requests and Subpoenas After Ciox Health
Complying With Federal and State Laws When Responding to Subpoenas and Requests
April 21, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with guidance on medical records requests and subpoenas. The panel will examine the recent decision in Ciox Health v. Azar and the HHH Office of Civil Rights (OCR) response it prompted. The panel will discuss how the decision and OCR response change t... Read More

Split-Dollar Agreements and Estate Inclusions: Application of Sections 2036 and 2038 to Ce...
Critical Takeaways From Recent Tax Court Rulings, Tax Treatment Under Regs. Sec. 1.61-22,...
April 22, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide trusts and estates counsel and advisers an-depth analysis of the use of split-dollar agreements and potential estate inclusions of property interests. The panel will discuss recent U.S. Tax Court cases on the application of Sections 2036, 2038, and 2703 to specific prop... Read More

Documenting and Trading Syndicated Loans: Current Trends, Key Provisions, LSTA Forms
April 22, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the critical provisions of credit agreements and secondary trading documents currently being used in the loan syndication market. The panel discussion will focus on standard loan forms promulgated by the Loan Syndications and Trading Association (LSTA), as well as LSTA... Read More

National Practitioner Data Bank: Reporting in the Gray Areas, Complying With the Updated R...
April 22, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

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

Partnership Audit Adjustments Under the Centralized Audit Regime
Push-Out and Pull-In Adjustments, Audit Tips, and New Forms 8978 and 8986
April 22, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will cover practical considerations for partners and advisers to partnerships now operating under the new partnership audit regime. Our panel of experts will review the latest guidance, explain partnership audit adjustments, and make recommendations for steps to take in light of the imp... Read More

Leveraging the Voluntary Payment Doctrine in Litigation: Protecting Client Funds From Reco...
April 22, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare trial lawyers to wield or resist the powerful weapon that is the voluntary payment doctrine (VPD). The VPD broadly prohibits parties from recouping payments they made to others, even if it exceeded the amount due the recipient or was made by mistake. Read More

Trademark Registration: Overcoming Failure-to-Function Refusals, Meeting Use and Distincti...
April 22, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on avoiding or overcoming potential roadblocks to trademark registration for failure to function under the Lanham Act. The panel will discuss the use and distinctiveness requirements and how the USPTO and courts have treated the issue. The panel will also provi... Read More

Healthcare Reform Compliance for Employee Benefits: Required Plan Changes, Limiting Exposu...
ACA Rules and Regulations Updates, Recent State Insurance Mandates, Pay or Play, PCORI Fee...
April 22, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide ERISA counsel, plan sponsors, and administrators on critical issues and requirements stemming from recent healthcare reform impacting employee benefits. The panel will discuss updates regarding ACA rules and regulations, recent state insurance mandates, necessary plan cha... Read More

Blocker Corporation Structures in Private Equity Funds: Tax and Other Considerations for F...
Avoiding UBTI and ECI; Entry and Exit Strategies
April 22, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide fund counsel with the tools for structuring investments by private equity and venture capital funds (PEVC Funds) in a manner that seeks to address the various tax sensitivities of PEVC Fund investors. Read More

Advising Online Businesses: Privacy, Domain Issues, Liability, Tax, Contractual and E-Comm...
April 22, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with guidance on the legal issues concerning online businesses addressing concerns that arise from compliance with privacy requirements in addition to directing companies on matters related to domain acquisition, theft, and squatting. The panel will direct corpo... Read More

COVID-19 and Business Interruption Insurance: Coverage Issues and Exclusions
April 22, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address issues faced by insurers and policyholders responding to claimed losses or liabilities arising from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). It will address all types of insurance including Event Cancellation Insurance, Property Insurance, Business Interruption Coverage, Conti... Read More

Structuring MOUs, LOIs, Term Sheets, and Other Nonbinding Legal Documents
Avoiding Unintended Performance or Financial Obligations, Utilizing Express Disclaimer Lan...
April 23, 2020 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

Nonresident and Mobile Workers: Nexus Triggers, State Tax Traps
State Withholding Rules, Personal Income Tax Allocation, Resident Credits, and More
April 23, 2020 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 post- Wayfair. The panel will discuss nexus triggers, key challenges... Read More

Structuring Waterfall Provisions in LLC and Partnership Agreements
Navigating Complex Distribution Structures, Minimizing Negative Tax Consequences
April 23, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will guide corporate and tax counsel on the various methods of structuring waterfall distribution provisions in LLC and partnership agreements. The panel will examine a variety of economic and tax considerations such as timing and types of distributions (including tax distributi... Read More

Section 754 Elections on Form 1065: Making Valid Elections, Seeking Relief For Missed or I...
Mastering the Mechanics of Election Statements, Schedule K-1, Section 301.9100 Relief, and...
April 23, 2020 CPE, EA Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a thorough, practical guide to the mechanics of reporting a Section 754 election on a partnership's Form 1065 return. The panel will discuss making the election and will detail available relief in instances where a partnership... Read More

Preserving Attorney-Client Privilege in Patent Proceedings
Protecting Confidential Communications With Patent Counsel or Patent Agents
April 23, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel in navigating the challenges of preserving and controlling the attorney-client privilege in proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO), including both ex parte proceedings (i.e., the prosecution of patent application and reexaminations) a... Read More

Economic Nexus Rules and New Tax Challenges for Multistate Businesses
Sales Taxation Post-Wayfair for Remote Sellers of Goods and Services; Key Tax Planning Con...
April 28, 2020 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will guide tax professionals and advisers on the state tax issues facing remote sellers of taxable goods and services since the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair. The panel features attorneys who represented Wayfair in the case who will discuss the ramifications o... Read More

Probate Strategies When Nonresident/Non-Citizen Decedents Own U.S. Assets: Legal, Tax, and...
April 28, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning counsel with a review of critical issues that arise when a nonresident decedent's estate owns assets in the United States. The panel will explain the practical challenges in obtaining original or ancillary probate or administration, potential conflicts b... Read More

Broker-Dealer Audits: Overcoming Costly Deficiencies in PCAOB Examinations and Avoiding Sa...
Addressing Auditor Independence, Related-Party Transactions, SEC Net-Capital Rules, and Mo...
April 28, 2020 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 offer their experiences and practica... Read More

Obtaining and Admitting Mobile Phone Evidence at Trial: Call Logs, Text Messages, and Loca...
April 28, 2020 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... Read More

SECURE Act: Addressing Significant Changes to Retirement Planning
RMDs, Qualified Charitable Distributions, Elimination of Stretch IRAs, Part-Time Employees...
April 28, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will explain the significant changes made by the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act (SECURE Act) to retirement and tax planning. The panel will discuss the changes made by the SECURE Act, including developing new planning strategies after its passage. Read More

Employment Litigation and Claim Settlements: Maximizing Tax Benefits and Avoiding Penaltie...
Tax Considerations for Employers When Drafting Settlement Agreements
April 28, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide employment counsel and tax advisers guidance for structuring complex settlements and complying with complex tax reporting and withholding requirements applicable to employment claims. The panel will discuss best practices for employers looking to structure settlements,... Read More

CC&Rs and Easements for Mixed-Use Projects: Best Practices for Developers
Drafting, Analyzing, Interpreting, and Amending CC&R Declarations and Easements
April 28, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide real estate practitioners guidance for drafting valid covenants, conditions, and restrictions (CC&Rs) for mixed-use projects, avoiding common pitfalls in drafting CC&Rs, and amending existing CC&Rs. Read More

Negotiating Clinical Trial Agreements: Balancing the Interests of Sponsors and Healthcare...
Structuring Indemnification, Subject Injury, IP Rights, Data Rights, and Other Key Provisi...
April 28, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will review critical provisions in clinical trial agreements (CTAs), discuss variations in study site structure and potential impact on CTA signatories, outline best practices for structuring effective provisions and contracts, and guide healthcare counsel on handling the potential... Read More

Deposing Nursing Home Employees and Owners in Neglect and Abuse Cases
Questioning Deponents, Using Demonstrative Exhibits, Raising and Defending Objections, Dea...
April 29, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

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

Correcting Capital Account Errors on Partnership Returns
A Comprehensive Guide to Corrections, Allocations, and True-Ups of Capital Accounts
April 29, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax professionals and advisers with an in-depth and practical guide to the accounting and tax disclosure requirements to correct and adjust capital account balances. The panel will focus on reconstructing capital accounts in light of the required reporting of negative tax b... Read More

IP Protection and Limitations for Fictional Characters: Trademark, Copyright, and Contract...
April 29, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on the legal protections available for fictional characters. The panel will discuss strategies for using copyright, trademark rights, and contract provisions to build equity in fictional characters. They will also discuss limitations on exclusive use and will o... Read More

Credit Bidding in Bankruptcy Sales: Asserting and Defending Against Credit Bids
Resolving Intercreditor Disputes and Taking Collective Action Under Syndicated Facilities
April 29, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide bankruptcy counsel with a review of strategic decision making in credit bidding, resolving the myriad of disputes among lenders and unsecured creditors, and overcoming legal challenges to the lender's right to credit bid. Read More

Insurance Consent to Settle Hammer Clauses: Dangers for Insureds and Exposure for Insurers
April 29, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare both insured's and insurer's counsel for the legal quagmire of consent to settle clauses, including those paired with hammer clauses. Though an insured might desire the ability to prevent settling a perceived as groundless claim, under these clauses, an insurer may be a... Read More

Structuring Delayed Draw Term Loans: Conditions Precedent, Ticking Fees, Fronting Arrangem...
April 29, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the terms and structuring of delayed draw term loans. The panel will review the evolving uses of delayed draw term loans (DDTLs) in leveraged buyouts (LBOs) and other private equity transactions and critical points of negotiation, including conditions precedent to makin... Read More

Patent Litigation: Formulating Infringement Positions Within the Scope of the Invention, A...
April 29, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent litigators in understanding and recognizing untenable positions in patent infringement litigation. The panel will discuss how to formulate reasonable infringement positions that do not press patents beyond the scope of the invention and will offer strategies to nav... Read More

Multistate Allocation of Trust Distributable Net Income: Income Sourcing and Apportionment
DNI Calculations, Allocating Income Between Trust and Multistate Beneficiaries
April 30, 2020 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

CERCLA Litigation Liability Update: New Cases, New Twists
April 30, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide environmental counsel with a review of recent court rulings on the liability of potentially responsible parties (PRPs) under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (Superfund or CERCLA). In addition, the presenters will discuss the imp... Read More

Divorce Cases: Uncovering Critical Information in Tax Returns and Financial Statements
Discovery Strategies, Analyzing Tax Returns and Financial Documents, Using Financial Exper...
April 30, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide family law counsel with strategies to utilize tax returns and financial statements during divorce cases. The panel will focus on appropriate discovery methods to obtain information, explain how to get the most out your analysis of tax returns and financial documents, an... Read More

Litigating Trucking Accident Injury Claims: Theories of Liability, Impact of CSA Recordkee...
Plaintiff and Defense Approaches to Discovery, Pre-Trial Motions, and Damages
April 30, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide personal injury counsel with a review of conventional theories of liability in trucking accident injury cases and discuss the complexities involved with litigating and settling claims. The panel will explain the impact of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and... Read More

Renewable Energy Projects: Negotiating Power Purchase Agreements
Structuring Terms to Meet State and Federal Renewable Power Standards and Address COVID-19...
April 30, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel to companies involved in renewable energy projects to identify and understand the critical terms and to effectively negotiate and structure power purchase agreements (PPAs). The panel will discuss key provisions of PPAs for buyers and sellers, highlight the differ... 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
April 30, 2020 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. The panel discussion will include industry trends in deal negotiation and the continuing impact of the Akorn decision. Read More

Price Structuring in Construction Contracts: Advantages and Pitfalls of GMP, Cost-Plus, an...
April 30, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine several distinct versions of AIA construction contracts that attempt to allocate the costs between the contractor and the owner. The panel will explain the advantages and disadvantages of guaranteed maximum price (GMP) agreements, comparing a cost-plus contract with and... Read More

Resolving International Tax Compliance Disputes: FBAR Controversy, Penalties, Appeals, For...
Evolution of "Non-Willful" Standard, Identifying Compliance Issues, District Court and Cou...
April 30, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers an in-depth analysis of effective methods and challenges in resolving international tax compliance issues and disputes. The panel will discuss critical tax compliance issues stemming from Forms 3520/3520-A and 5471, navigating FBAR assessmen... Read More

Drug Substance Patents: FDA Guidance, Protecting Composition-of-Matter Patents, Drafting S...
April 30, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

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

Structuring Financeable Ground Leases and Leasehold Mortgages
Balancing Competing Interests Among Owners, Lessees, and Lenders
April 30, 2020 CLE 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 fi... Read More

Amplified Anti-Corruption Risks During COVID-19: Navigating Compliance and Investigation C...
April 30, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on anti-corruption investigations and compliance in the new novel coronavirus (COVID-19) environment. The panel will discuss the hurdles that COVID-19 presents and offer workarounds and best practices for conducting investigations and remaining compliant. Read More

Deposition Strategies in Employment Litigation: Taking and Defending Depositions of Plaint...
Leveraging Deposition Testimony During Discovery, Summary Judgment, Settlement, and Trial
May 5, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare employment trial lawyers 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, sum... Read More

Solar Securitization: Leveraging Alternative Financing Without Jeopardizing Existing Inves...
May 5, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss solar securitization, examining its role in solar financing and challenges to anticipate. The panel will guide counsel on leveraging solar securitization as an alternative financing tool while protecting investor tax benefits. Read More

Medicare and Medicaid Enrollment and Revalidation After the Finalized New Rule
Obtaining and Maintaining Enrollment and Billing Privileges
May 5, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel to healthcare providers with crucial steps to successfully obtain and maintain their enrollment and billing privileges under the enhanced Medicare and Medicaid enrollment requirements. Read More

Real Estate 199A Aggregation and 469 Grouping Rules: Real Estate and Safe Harbor Election
May 5, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will discuss strategies for real estate professionals, agents, and investors after tax reform. The release of final Section 199A regulations provided guidelines for the 20% QBI deduction and Notice 2019-07 provided a welcomed 250-hour safe harbor that qualifies rental real estate to be... Read More

Corporate Board Meeting Minutes, Agendas, and Other Written Records: Governance Best Pract...
Safeguarding Directors Against Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims With Effective Document Pre...
May 5, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide corporate secretaries and other governance professionals in implementing best practices for board of director meetings to guard against breach of fiduciary claims and other legal challenges to director actions. The panel will discuss critical considerations for boards and... Read More

Leasing to a Cannabis-Related Business: Banking, Permitting, Zoning, Rent, Indemnification...
May 5, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide advice on how to best prepare commercial leases for the growing number of property owners seeking to lease to a cannabis-related business as the cannabis industry expands. The panel will discuss common issues that arise, including the structuring of rent, banking restri... Read More

Conservation Easement Tax Issues: Recent IRS Enforcement, Structuring and Defending Easeme...
May 5, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide guidance to tax counsel and advisers on critical tax issues concerning conservation easement transactions. The panel will discuss critical elements in structuring conservation easement transactions to minimize IRS assessments and audits, and recent IRS enforcement a... Read More

Inherency Doctrine in Patent Prosecution and Litigation
Navigating Court and USPTO Treatment, Proving Anticipation, Overcoming Inherency Rejection
May 5, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on the inherency doctrine in patent prosecution and litigation. The panel will examine how the courts and the USPTO have treated and are treating the issue. The panel will also discuss what it takes to prove anticipation by inherency and offer... Read More

Allocating Operating Expenses in Commercial Real Estate Leases: Negotiating Strategies for...
Structuring Pass-Throughs, Exclusions, Gross-Up, Expense Cap, and Other Operating Expense...
May 6, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

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

EPA's New Navigable Waters Protection Rule: Taking Advantage of Reduced Federal Role
May 6, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore the full ramifications of EPA's just adopted Navigable Waters Protection Rule (NWPR). The NWPR represents a new, narrower approach to the federal role in clean water efforts. The webinar will help counsel advise their clients on the implications of these changes and how... Read More

Asset-Based Lending: Navigating Borrowing Base, Article 9 Collateral Issues, and Key Loan...
May 6, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss asset-based lending (ABL) transactions, including issues associated with the borrowing base, obtaining and perfecting a security interest in the assets under the UCC, and essential terms in ABL documentation. The speakers will include a discussion of ABL facilities for... Read More

Construction Defect Claims: Allocation Among Contractor and Subcontractor Policies, Additi...
Impact of Horizontal vs. Vertical Exhaustion Rules on Multiple Layers of Coverage
May 6, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss vertical vs. horizontal insurance coverage exhaustion in construction defect disputes. The program will analyze the impact of exhaustion on allocation between the contractor's primary and excess coverage, the priority of payment between the contractor and its subcontrac... Read More

State Taxation of Pass-Through Entities: Recent Nexus Developments, SALT CAP Pass-Through...
May 6, 2020 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide SALT professionals and advisers to flow-through entities with a detailed and practical guide to the critical state tax issues and trends impacting members and shareholders in multistate flow-through entities. The panel will discuss determining the character of pass-through... Read More

Insurance Coverage for Phishing and Scamming Losses: Policy Interpretation, Circuit and St...
May 6, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze insurance on activity that is costing businesses millions of dollars annually--phishing and online scams. These fraudulent schemes involve email impersonation of otherwise known contacts seeking transfers of funds for seemingly legitimate corporate purposes. When the im... Read More

U.S.-Canadian Tax Issues: Nexus, Treaty Benefits, Treaty-Based Returns, Regulations 102 an...
May 6, 2020 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will discuss key issues regarding income tax and sales tax compliance obligations for entities doing business in Canada. The panel will outline issues that companies face when doing business in Canada, including a review of the Canadian system of taxation, reporting obligations that may... Read More

Structuring Acquisitions of Family-Owned Businesses: Valuation, Due Diligence, Deal Struct...
May 6, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine key legal considerations involved in structuring acquisitions of family-owned businesses. The panel will discuss strategies for addressing valuation, conducting due diligence, and evaluating whether to structure the deal as a stock purchase, asset purchase, or purchase... Read More

COVID-19 and Employee Benefits: New Relief Act, Vendor Performance, HIPAA Issues, Paid Lea...
Recent IRS Guidance, Compliance Issues, Legal and Regulatory Obligations, Responsibility t...
May 6, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide employee benefits attorneys and advisers on critical issues and challenges of COVID-19 on employee health and welfare plans and administration. The panel will discuss the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on employee benefits, the new Families First Coronavirus Response... Read More

Income Tax Treaty Practice for Tax Counsel: Planning and Structuring Transactions to Maxim...
Understanding and Applying Key Tax Treaty Provisions and the Coming Changes
May 7, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel with a solid overview and explanation of key tax treaty provisions that tax counsel must master in structuring cross-border transactions. The panel will focus on individual, small business, and middle-market positions and will enable tax counsel to advis... Read More

Dual-Status Returns: Determining Residency, U.S. Source Income, Deductions, and Filing Sta...
Mechanics of Filing Both Resident and Nonresident Returns
May 7, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will review the complexities of filing dual-status returns, including determining residency status, the mechanics of filing as both a resident and nonresident within the same tax year, determining U.S. source taxable income, and identifying available deductions. Advisers working with cl... Read More

Incomplete Gift Trusts: Preserving Basis Step-Up, Minimizing Transfer and Income Taxes, Co...
May 7, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will discuss the benefits of using incomplete gift trusts (IGTs) to minimize estate and income taxes. The speakers will cover which clients benefit from these trusts when basis step-up trumps use of the lifetime credit and mitigating state taxes with IGTS. Read More

Business Development Companies: Formation and Operation, Financing, Tax Treatment, Regulat...
May 7, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze business development companies (BDCs) as an alternative investment vehicle and discuss best practices for issuers and asset managers in forming and financing BDCs. The program will also present opportunities and pitfalls for investors. Read More

Drafting Vendor Agreements to Comply With California Consumer Protection Act: Preparing fo...
Meeting CCPA Data Protection and Privacy Requirements, Avoiding Fines and Penalties, Appli...
May 7, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide business and technology counsel on drafting and updating technology vendor agreements to meet the data protection and privacy requirements of the CCPA that went into effect January 1, 2020, and slated for enforcement beginning July 1, 2020. The panel will discuss the orig... Read More

Physical and Mental Examinations Under Rule 35: Procedural Challenges and Privacy Issues
May 7, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will steep personal injury counsel in the powerful but potentially intrusive tool of mandatory physical or mental examination under FRCP 35 (or its various state law equivalents). Treating these exams as a rote and required exercise, as opposed to plotting out moves from parameters... Read More

Tax Traps in Class Action Settlements: Avoiding Overtaxation of Plaintiffs and Nondeductib...
May 7, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide in-depth guidance to class action attorneys on the two-pronged challenge of tax consequences of settlements and awards. Counsel must ensure that the plaintiffs are not subject to taxation of fees received by their lawyer. The defendants will want to maximize the deducti... Read More

U.S. Trademark Office Changes and Their Impact: Specimen Requirements, Foreign Applicants,...
May 7, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on recent changes by the U.S. Trademark Office, including the heightened standard for cancellation based on fraud and rule changes. The panel will examine the impact of these changes on trademark applicants, registrants, and U.S. trademark practice, as well as... Read More

New Data Blocking and Interoperability Rules: Implications for Healthcare Providers, Payer...
Navigating the Shift in Healthcare Information Technology and Complying With the Rules
May 7, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on the final data blocking and interoperability rules. The panel will discuss the implications for healthcare providers, payers, and vendors. The panel will also offer best practices for addressing the changes and steps for complying with the new rules. Read More

Structuring LLC Operating Agreements: Fiduciary Duty, Indemnification, and Exculpatory Pro...
May 12, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide corporate counsel with guidance for drafting provisions in LLC operating agreements that clearly define members' and managers' fiduciary duties. The panel will also explain how indemnification, exculpation, and limitation of liability clauses can minimize risk. Read More

Design Patents: Meeting Obviousness and Novelty Requirements
May 12, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

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

FMLA Intermittent Leave: Preventing Abuse While Mitigating Interference or Retaliation Cla...
Creating Effective Leave and Transfer Policies, Challenging Medical Certification, Leverag...
May 12, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide employment counsel with the tools necessary to prevent employee abuse of intermittent leave while maintaining FMLA compliance. The panel will review appropriate leave and transfer policies, discuss challenges to medical certification, outline defense theories, and more. Read More

Composite Returns and Nonresident Withholding for Pass-Through Entities: Multistate Comple...
Determining Whether to File Composite Returns, Dealing With Withholding Requirements
May 12, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will offer tax professionals a deep dive into composite tax provisions and withholding requirements of pass-through entities with nonresident shareholders and partners. The panel will provide an advanced level look at the specific issues facing tax advisers to pass-through entities rega... Read More

Impact of New FRE 807 on Hearsay Evidence: New Residual Exception
May 12, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will alert trial lawyers to the new opportunities and challenges presented by the Dec. 1, 2019, amendment to Federal Rule of Evidence 807 regarding the residual exception to the hearsay rule. The amendment relaxes some of the barriers to the admission of hearsay, and counsel must be... Read More

Cybersecurity, the IRS, and Data Security Plans: Meeting FTC Requirements and IRS Guidelin...
May 12, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax preparers and advisers with the knowledge needed to protect sensitive client data and their computer systems and comply with the new IRS data security requirements. Read More

Dividing High Value Items in Divorce: Art, Rare Collectibles, Antiques, Yachts, Jewelry
Valuation, Tax, and Other Considerations When Marital Assets Include High Value, One-of-a...
May 12, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the factors divorce counsel should consider when dividing or liquidating valuable art, collectibles (stamps and coins, rare antiques, baseball cards, etc.), yachts, aircrafts, and other one-of-a-kind items. Read More

Directed Trusts in Estate Planning: New State Law Changes, Critical Structuring Issues, Ad...
May 12, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide an in-depth analysis of critical issues in using and structuring directed trusts in estate planning and advising fiduciaries on potential legal implications. The panel will discuss key considerations in determining when a directed trust is appropriate, critical provisio... Read More

Homeless Encampment Ordinances in the Wake of Martin v. City of Boise: Legality and Enforc...
May 12, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore how the Ninth Circuit created a "de facto" constitutional right to live on sidewalks, how the opinion is impacting municipalities both inside and outside the Ninth Circuit, and what municipalities can do to maintain the health and safety of their communities. Read More

Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation: Depositions of Insurance Claims Handlers or Representat...
Deposition Strategies From Perspectives of Both Insurers and Policyholders
May 12, 2020 CLE Webinar

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

SBA Lending Under the CARES Act: New Paycheck Protection Program, Expanded Disaster Loans,...
May 12, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and other features of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, which expand upon the existing Small Business Administration (SBA) loan programs. The panel will discuss the application and closing process borro... Read More

CARES Act for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers: Implications of Key Provisions
Changes to Medicare and Medicaid, Direct Grants for Healthcare Providers, Expanded Telehea...
May 12, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) and the key provisions impacting hospitals and healthcare providers. The panel will discuss direct funding for healthcare providers and the changes to Medicare and Medicaid. The panel... Read More

Trade Secret Protection During COVID-19 and Remote Working Environment
Identifying and Mitigating Risks, Limiting and Monitoring Third-Party Disclosures
May 12, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance on protecting trade secrets in the current work-from-home environment. The panel will examine the risks to trade secrets and discuss the steps companies should take to mitigate those risks. The panel will offer best practices for protecting trade secrets during... Read More

Health and Welfare Plan Administrative Services Agreements: Negotiating, Drafting, and Mon...
Guidance for Counsel to Employers and Third-Party Service Providers
May 13, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare employee benefits counsel to advise employers and third-party service providers on negotiating and drafting administrative services agreements for health and welfare plans. The panel will discuss practical legal and business considerations, ERISA fiduciary issues, criti... Read More

Protecting Copyrights on the Internet: Latest Approaches and Developments
Navigating Fair Use, Infringement Claims, DMCA Safe Harbor and Secondary Liability Issues
May 13, 2020 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 Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) safe harbor. Read More

U.S. Sanctions: Regulatory Developments
Navigating the Evolving Compliance Landscape and Analyzing Lessons From Recent Enforcement...
May 13, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on sanctions compliance. The panel will examine the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) Framework one year after its implementation and will discuss recent regulatory developments. The panel will review recent enforcement acti... Read More

Miller Act Claims: Compliance With the Bond, Prosecution, and Defense Strategies for Gener...
May 13, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss strategies for litigating federal and state-level Miller Act claims. The panel will offer guidance based on the decision in the K-Con case and the Christian doctrine, best practices in pursuing and defending against violations, and preemptive measures builders, subcontr... Read More

VA Nonservice-Connected Pension Benefits: Requirements, Filing Claims, Appeals, Impact on...
May 13, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide elder law attorneys an in-depth analysis of critical rules and requirements for obtaining VA non-service connected pension benefits. The panel will guide counsel on overcoming challenges in filing claims for nonservice-connected pension benefits, navigating the appeals... Read More

Structuring M&A Transactions In the Wake of COVID-19: Deal Points, Financing Concerns, MAC...
May 13, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze various ways in which risks associated with the COVID-19 pandemic are currently being addressed in M&A transactions. The panel discussion will include key provisions such as MAE clauses, operating covenants, and reps and warranties; financing concerns; and due diligence... Read More

Bankruptcy 363 Sales and Successor Liability: Limits to Selling "Free and Clear" of All Cl...
Structuring, Documenting, and Noticing Bankruptcy Sales to Avoid Post-Closing Claims Again...
May 13, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss when a Bankruptcy Code Section 363(f) sale may not be as "free and clear" as the parties intended and the best options for averting any post-sale claims. Read More

New Economic Stimulus Package: Challenges and Opportunities for Energy Market Participants
Impact on Investments, Tax Credits, Net Operating Losses, Restructuring Considerations
May 13, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide energy counsel through the challenges and potential opportunities for energy projects under the recently enacted economic stimulus package in response to COVID-19. The panel will discuss the impact on investors, restructuring considerations for energy projects, net operat... Read More

Complex IRS Penalty Abatement Procedures for Failure-to-File, Failure-to-Pay, and Accuracy...
Mastering Procedural and Practical Ways to Obtain Penalty Abatement; Mitigating Harsh IRS...
May 14, 2020 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

Deploying Motions to Strike Class Allegations Pre-Certification
The Legal Standard, Recognized Bases for Motions to Strike, Recent Trends, and Best Practi...
May 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss using motions to strike class allegations and defeating class actions pre-certification. Read More

Drafting Transportation Contracts: Negotiating Key Terms in Shipper, Carrier, and Broker A...
Minimizing Liability Exposure in the Event of Loss, Damage, or Non-Delivery of Goods
May 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel in drafting transportation agreements governing the shipping of commercial goods from manufacturers to distributors to retailers. The panel will discuss best practices for negotiating contract terms on behalf of carriers, shippers, and brokers and other intermedia... Read More

Community Property: Estate and Income Tax Issues
Preserving Community Property Status Until Death, Filing Separate Returns, IRS Challenges
May 14, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will explain the benefits and caveats of holding community property for tax practitioners and advisers working with mobile clients. The panel will discuss identifying community property and helping clients retain or acquire community property status, when beneficial, along with the inco... Read More

Tax Reform and U.S. Foreign Reporting for Individuals: Cross-Border Repatriation and Inclu...
Section 962 Election, GILTI Inclusions, Intangible and Passive Income Treatment
May 14, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a practical guide to the impact of the 2017 tax reform 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 taxable fore... Read More

Drafting Preferred Stock Provisions and Expected Developments in the New Environment
Structuring Liquidation and Distribution Preferences, Conversion Rights, Anti-Dilution Pro...
May 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the risks and benefits of preferred stock, as well as expected developments in light of the changing market landscape. The program will discuss drafting and other considerations. Read More

FIFRA: Minimizing Fines, Penalties, and Other Liabilities Under Active Enforcement, and EP...
Registration, Labeling, Fees, Inspection, and Preemption of Civil Liability
May 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will identify and educate regarding one of the current areas of active environmental enforcement: Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA). FIFRA noncompliance has resulted in multimillion-dollar fines and is playing a role in civil litigation. Our panel will also... Read More

S Corp Redemptions: Characterization, Tax Consequences, Application of Sections 302 and 30...
Sale or Exchange vs. Distribution, Evaluating Conversion to a C Corp, Available Tax Planni...
May 14, 2020 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

Cross-Examination of the Sympathetic Plaintiff in a Personal Injury Case: Plaintiff and De...
May 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will equip trial lawyers to handle the challenging task of cross-examining a plaintiff claiming significant injury. Defense counsel is between a rock and a hard place: push too hard in the wrong way and create sympathy for the plaintiff; hold back too much, and the defense fails to... Read More

Depreciation Strategies in Real Estate Finance: Maximizing Bonus Depreciation on Qualified...
Interplay With Interest Deduction and NOL Rules, Phaseout Considerations
May 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will offer real estate counsel thorough knowledge of the new bonus depreciation rules enacted under the recent tax reform law and explain how the acquisition and financing of real estate can be structured to take full advantage of tax depreciation. The panel's discussion will includ... Read More

Patent Marking: Recent Federal Circuit Guidance, Complying With False Marking Statute
May 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent attorneys on deciding whether, when, and how to mark items as patented. The panel will examine recent Federal Circuit decisions on patent marking. The panel will offer best practices for marking patented items and for minimizing liability risks. Read More

Clinical Trials During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond: New FDA, NIH Guidance and other F...
Managing Protocol Changes, Deviations, and Challenges, Plus Flexibilities in Federal Grant...
May 14, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on advising clients conducting clinical trials and other research activities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More

Clergy Taxation: Housing Allowances, W-2 Reporting, Deason Rule, Gifts, and Social Securit...
May 19, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will explain the unique aspects of tax return preparation and planning for members of the clergy. Our panel will cover the treatment of earnings by ministerial employees, including employment by a congregation, retirement income, social security, gifts, and housing allowances. Read More

Drafting Product Distribution Agreements: Allocating Supplier and Distributor Risks
May 19, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide business counsel with a roadmap for drafting and negotiating product distribution agreements. The panel will discuss key clauses that should be included in the contracts and explain strategies for mitigating risk and avoiding common negotiation pitfalls. Read More

Substance Abuse and Child Custody: Alcohol, Drugs, and Emerging Cannabis Issues
May 19, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will bring family lawyers current on trends in the impact of substance use and abuse on child custody determinations. Even when a parent uses a legal substance (alcohol and now cannabis, in some jurisdictions), courts grapple with the legal implications. The best interest of the chi... Read More

Employer Policies and Medical Cannabis in a Changing Legislative Environment
Avoiding ADA Liability, Applying Workers' Comp Laws, Amending Drug Policies
May 19, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address how employers can craft enforceable workplace drug policies and maintain random drug-testing procedures and post-accident drug-testing protocols as typically required by insurers in today's landscape of state cannabis legalization. The panel will delve into the legal pi... Read More

Functional Claiming for Software Patents: Leveraging Recent Court Treatment
Surviving 112(f) and Disclosing Functional Basis for Software to Meet Heightened Standard...
May 19, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

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

Accounting for Income Taxes ASC 740: Tax Provisions, Uncertain Tax Positions, Valuation Al...
May 19, 2020 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will analyze the components of accounting for income taxes, including determining current versus deferred provisions, reporting uncertain tax positions, financial statement presentation, and recently released ASU 2019-12. Read More

Building Asset Protection Into Estate Plans: Critical Tax Law Issues and Methods for Guard...
Tax Planning, Preventing Fraudulent Transfers, Using LLCs and Partnerships, Issues in Esta...
May 19, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estates and trusts attorneys an in-depth analysis of available methods of building asset protection into estate plans under current tax law. The panel will discuss pitfalls to avoid in accord with current tax rules, approaches to guard assets, fraudulent transfers, and... Read More

COVID-19: Litigating Force Majeure, Impossibility and Other Contractual Performance Issues
May 19, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore resolving disputes over and litigating the rarely-invoked force majeure clause and related doctrines of impracticability and impossibility when performance is delayed or becomes too difficult or is not possible. Read More

Teleworking and Cybersecurity: Policies and Controls, Malware, Eavesdropping, Interception...
May 19, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide information for general counsel and outside attorneys related to cybersecurity for businesses and the changing needs as a majority of the American workforce that can has transitioned to telecommuting. The webinar will explore the need to put in more rigorous security po... Read More

Drafting Shareholder Agreements for Private Equity M&A Deals
Structuring Provisions on Board Composition and Duties, Drag-Along, Tag-Along, Information...
May 20, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

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

State Taxation of Cannabis: Interplay With Federal Taxation, Recent Cases and State Initia...
Mitigating Sales, Growers, and Excise Taxes
May 20, 2020 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will address the state taxes imposed by states that have legalized/decriminalized cannabis and the interplay between federal and state tax treatment of businesses in the flourishing cannabis industry. Our panel will review current developments and explain the taxing regimes in individua... Read More

Partner Profits Interests: IRS Safe Harbor, Migrating From Employee to Partner, Ensuring C...
May 20, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will discuss the effects of granting, vesting, and selling profits interests in partnerships along with the benefits and burdens of awarding these equity rights. Our panelists will explain the details of these transfers for partnership advisers, members, and professionals employing or c... Read More

Brownfield Redevelopment in Opportunity Zones: Taking Advantage of OZ Tax Benefits
Determining Substantial Costs, Vacancy, and Environmental Remediation
May 20, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with guidance based on the opportunity zone (OZ) regulations recently released by the Treasury Department related to brownfield redevelopment. The panel will address the IRS requirements in the assessment, remediation, and redevelopment of brownfield properties... Read More

Structuring Equity Compensation for Partnerships and LLCs: Capital and Profits Interests,...
May 20, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide benefits counsel with an overview of the types of equity compensation arrangements available to partnerships and LLCs. The panel will discuss tax consequences, advantages and disadvantages, design and structuring, and implementation considerations. The panel will also e... Read More

The Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019: New Chapter 11 Procedures for Small Busines...
May 20, 2020 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the new Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019 (SBRA) and its ramifications for small businesses under Chapter 11. The panel discussion will include what constitutes a "small business debtor" under the new statute, and the streamlined reorganization procedures outlin... Read More

Settling Claims Against the Insured When Coverage is Doubtful: Avoiding Bad Faith Claims
May 20, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the extent to which an insurance company can consider its coverage defenses in determining whether or not to settle, and if so, the terms of settlement. Read More

Wearable Technology: Protecting IP Rights and Minimizing Infringement Risks
Leveraging Utility Patents, Design Patents, Trademarks, and Trade Dress to Safeguard IP
May 20, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel to leverage the protection of IP rights in wearable technology with experienced perspectives on best practices. Read More

Tax Strategies for Real Estate LLC and LP Agreements: Capital Commitments, Tax Allocations...
May 21, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

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

Nonresident Tax Issues: Effectively Connected Income, Structures for Holding U.S. Assets,...
May 21, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax practitioners working with U.S. nonresident aliens (NRAs) practical steps to minimize U.S. taxes for these U.S. taxpayers. The panelists will cover the rules for federal income, estate, and gift taxation of nonresidents and provide concrete advice on mitigating these ta... Read More

Responding to an SEC Investigation: Common Misconceptions and Mistakes, Designing a Succes...
May 21, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the SEC's investigative process and fundamental misconceptions that SEC enforcement defense counsel often have about how SEC investigations work. The webinar will provide counsel with insights into the SEC's decisionmaking process and consider the tactical tools availab... Read More

Allocating Patent Infringement Risk in Contracts: Structuring Warranties, Limitations of L...
May 21, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to patent owners, licensees, and licensors to protect their interests by allocating infringement risks during negotiations of warranties, limitation of liability, and indemnification provisions in patent contracts. The panel will offer best practices for negotia... Read More

Preserving Quality Assurance and Peer Review Privileges During a Healthcare Crisis
May 21, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address how to best preserve--not forfeit--and invoke the statutory quality assurance and peer review privileges to protect healthcare providers responding to unfamiliar, fast-moving threats like the COVID-19 epidemic. Read More

Energy Projects and the Impact of COVID-19: Contract Issues, Force Majeure Claims, Restruc...
May 21, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to energy counsel on critical issues for energy projects in light of the coronavirus pandemic. The panel will discuss key considerations in reexamining current energy-related contracts and legal implications, determining the applicability of force majeure claus... Read More

Partnership Non-Cash Property Distributions: Hot Assets, Disguised Sales, and Other Critic...
Structuring Partnership Distributions Without Triggering Gain Recognition Under Secs. 704(...
May 21, 2020 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will guide tax professionals on the tax issues stemming from partnership non-cash property distributions. The panel will discuss critical issues in structuring non-cash property distributions, key exceptions, questions in applying Sections 751, 704(c), 707, 731(c), 737, and 752,... Read More

IRS Audits: Responding to IDRs, Independent Office of Appeals, Extending the Statute, and...
May 26, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with insights on handling IRS audits from inception to resolution, including responding to IDRs (information document requests), extending the statute, working with newly titled Independent Office of Appeals, and litigating unresolved issues. The panel will rev... Read More

Combating Plaintiff Reptilian Tactics in Complex Litigation: Discovery, Voir Dire, Direct...
May 26, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide litigators on combating the emerging trial strategy commonly known as the "reptile theory." The panel will educate counsel about how to identify and respond to "reptile" tactics at every stage of a matter from discovery through closing argument. Read More

Opinions of Counsel in Lending Transactions: Scope and Assumptions, Substantive Opinions,...
Structuring Third-Party Opinion Letters to Lenders Which Minimize Risks to the Preparer
May 27, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

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

Employment Law in Higher Education: Title IX, Professor/Student Interactions, Tenure, Appl...
May 27, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide employment lawyers an in-depth view of the particular statutes, regulations, and decisions that govern employment and labor law at colleges and universities. These differences can be more restrictive than general employment and labor law and can vary by state. Thus, tho... Read More

Maintaining Partner Capital Account Balances: Preparing Workpapers, Documenting Allocation...
May 27, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax preparers and compliance professionals serving partnerships and LLCs with a solid and practical foundation for maintaining partners' capital account balances, including account set up and workpaper preparation. The panel will offer a practical discussion of tax allocati... Read More

Construction Delay Claims: Litigating Disputes Over Design Changes, Differing Site Conditi...
May 27, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide construction counsel on effective strategies for proving or defending claims for construction delay damages. The panel will also outline best practices to minimize construction delay litigation. Read More

Classwide Damage Models in Misleading and False Advertising Consumer Class Actions
May 27, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the types of classwide damage models that plaintiffs use to obtain certification and how to advance or oppose each of these types of damages. The program will discuss the use of expert witnesses to testify about the plaintiffs' damage calculations and defense experts to... Read More

Antitrust and Vertical Mergers: New DOJ and FTC Guidelines
Unilateral and Coordinated Effects, Deals Affecting 20% Market Share, Double Marginalizati...
May 27, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the proposed vertical merger guidelines recently issued by the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), and how those guidelines might affect the structuring and reporting of vertical mergers going forward. The panel will discuss theories of a... Read More

Commercial Leases: Negotiating and Drafting Early Termination and Assignment Clauses
Permitted Transfers, Consent, Recapture, and Mitigation Clauses
May 27, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance to real estate counsel on early termination clauses in commercial leases, with a focus on best practices in negotiating, drafting, and documenting early termination provisions and liquidated damage clauses and assignments and permitted transfers. Read More

Commercial Insurance Fraud: Discerning the Schemes, Recapturing Misappropriated Assets and...
May 27, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss investigating and resisting increasingly complex insurance fraud schemes that often span multiple industries, with an emphasis on commercial and property losses. The webinar will also discuss techniques and strategies for recovering payments made on account of the fraud... Read More

Estate Planning and the SECURE Act: Critical Considerations for Estate Planners and Admini...
May 27, 2020 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide estate planners and advisers on the impact of the SECURE Act on estate planning and administration. The panel will discuss new regulatory and tax rules stemming from the SECURE Act and challenges for retirement benefits, trusts, and distributions. The panel will also prov... Read More

Local Counsel Opinions in Real Estate Finance Transactions
Strategies for Maximizing Efficiency and Reducing Risks for Opinion Givers
May 28, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

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

Unclaimed Property: Mitigating Risks Arising From Tougher State Enforcement
Identifying Unclaimed Property, Sharpening Compliance, and Tracking Latest Developments
May 28, 2020 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will also provide corporate state and local tax professionals and advisers with insights in mitigating the risk of a costly unclaimed property assessment and the avoidance of interest and penalties. The panel will discuss critical issues in unclaimed property compliance, the ins and out... Read More

Domesticating Individually Owned Controlled Foreign Corporations Under Current Tax Law
Restructuring CFCs for U.S. Taxpayers, Mitigating Tax Liability, Section 962 Election, Tra...
May 28, 2020 CLE, CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will guide tax professionals and advisers on the legal challenges and available planning techniques for domesticating individually owned controlled foreign corporations (CFCs) under current tax law. The panel will discuss rules governing U.S. persons with non-U.S. businesses and investm... Read More

U.S.-Australian Dual Taxation Issues: Superannuation Funds, Mortgage Offset Accounts, and...
May 28, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers filing returns for clients taxed in both Australia and the U.S. with an explanation of reporting requirements and tax obligations in both countries. The panel will discuss treaty provisions, relief from dual taxation, residency determinations, and how to mitiga... Read More

Inducement to Infringe in Hatch-Waxman Litigation: Strategies for Patent Drafting, Prosecu...
May 28, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide patent counsel with guidance on claim and label language; to proactively coordinate patent, regulatory, and clinical personnel; and to maintain consistency between claims and likely or actual label language throughout patent prosecution and label negotiation with the FD... Read More

The Hidden Risks of Boilerplate Clauses in Healthcare Contracts: Avoiding Unintended Conse...
May 28, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel using boilerplate provisions in healthcare contracts. The panel will discuss identifying and avoiding the pitfalls of boilerplate contract clauses in these agreements. The panel will also provide insight into structuring individualized language to fit t... Read More

Force Majeure Clauses in Post-COVID-19 Contracts: Drafting and Enforcing Provisions
May 28, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will focus on drafting force majeure clauses to address the issues and factors required by U.S. courts for enforcement, as well as addressing the international reach and interpretation of what "superior force" may mean on a global level. The panel will guide counsel on the precise n... Read More

Tort Reform and Injuries Occurring Outside the Forum State: Issue by Issue Conflicts of La...
May 28, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore the advantages to be gained when personal injury attorneys pay attention to often overlooked, but increasingly important, choice of law issues. Read More

Jury Selection in Employment Litigation: Preparing for Voir Dire, Identifying Bias, Levera...
June 2, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide employment litigators with strategic techniques for jury selection. The panel will offer tips for using social media and questionnaires, weeding out jurors, dealing with tainted jurors, and avoiding common mistakes during voir dire. Read More

UCC Secured Transactions: Documenting and Perfecting Security Interests, Navigating Compet...
June 2, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss requirements for security documentation, UCC rules for perfecting the security interest, and the pitfalls encountered with competing liens and hidden liens that may trump the lender's lien priority. Read More

Legal Issues With Blockchain in Banking and Fintech: Implementing New Applications
Leveraging DLT Platforms for Recordkeeping, Payments, KYC, and More; Concerns With Regulat...
June 2, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide finance and lending counsel with an examination of current and potential uses of blockchain in banking and FinTech. The panel will discuss the advantages of distributed ledger technology (DLT) in cost-efficiency, cybersecurity, and fraud protection, as well as the legal... Read More

Structuring Physician Incentives: Regulatory Compliance, Avoiding Potential Pitfalls
Fair Market Value, Commercial Reasonableness, and Volume/Value of Referrals Considerations
June 2, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on physician incentives, examining the legal requirements and the potential risks. The panel will compare current incentives and value-based incentives and discuss the impact on regulatory compliance. The panel will offer best practices for structuring... Read More

Tax Treatment of Airplane Purchases: Maximizing Deductions for Business Aircraft Expenditu...
June 2, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will address the effect of the 2017 tax reform on aircraft purchase and use. Purchasing an airplane has provided substantial tax savings in the past. While tax reform reduced or eliminated some deductions, others have increased significantly, leaving tax professionals and owners with mu... Read More

FCPA Compliance in a COVID-19 World: Remotely Auditing and Monitoring Third Parties
Minimizing Liability Risks When Using Sales Agents, Distributors, and Other Intermediaries
June 2, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to companies doing business internationally to establish and carry out auditing and monitoring of foreign agents and intermediaries to minimize the risks of Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) violations due to third-party misconduct. The panel will outline str... Read More

Real Estate Joint Ventures: Waterfall Structures, Developer Promote, IRR Lookback, Clawbac...
Calculating and Structuring Promote, Planning for Phantom Income, and Taxation of Carried...
June 2, 2020 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide real estate counsel on the basic components of a real estate joint venture, including attention to provisions for allocating management rights and responsibilities, manager/developer promote, structuring capital contributions (and remedies for failure to fund), distributi... Read More

COVID-19: Critical Tax Considerations and Mitigation Planning Techniques
CARES Act, IRS Guidance, SALT Issues, NOL Rules, BEAT, GILTI, FDII, Sec. 965 Transition Ta...
June 2, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide guidance to tax counsel and advisers on critical tax considerations amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The panel will discuss tax implications and potential opportunities under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, recent IRS guidance, NOL rules,... Read More

Working Remotely and Safeguarding the Attorney-Client Privilege: Legal Ethics
Preventing Inadvertent Waiver, Maintaining Confidentiality and Privilege in a Work From Ho...
June 2, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare attorneys to comply with the fundamental rule that a lawyer must not reveal information relating to a client's representation unless the client has given informed consent when the attorney must work in unusual conditions, such as when forced to relocate on short notice... Read More

Negotiating Business Agreements via Text, Email, and Other Electronic Communications
Avoiding Inadvertent Contracts; Navigating Issues of Enforceability, Authentication of E-S...
June 3, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine trends and case law developments affecting businesses negotiating agreement terms via text, email, 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 mini... Read More

Structuring Management Carve-Out Plans for Privately Held Corporations: Mechanics, Tax Obs...
Guidance for Employee Benefits Counsel on Private Company Liquidity Bonus Plan Compensatio...
June 3, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide employee benefits counsel with guidance on the use of private company liquidity bonus plans to increase incentive and retain current employees. The panel will outline the mechanics of these compensatory arrangements, also known as carve-out plans, discuss strategic cons... Read More

Accounting for Nonprofits: Contributions and Exchange Transactions Under ASU 2018-08 and A...
June 3, 2020 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide nonprofit advisers with a review of the material terms of accounting standards and guidance on accounting for contributions and exchange transactions. The panel will also provide insights and perspectives into facing practical challenges that are not addressed explicitly in... Read More

Structuring Trademark Coexistence Agreements: Evaluating and Negotiating Agreements to Res...
June 3, 2020 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

Using Substantive Consolidation and Similar Remedies to Enlarge the Bankruptcy Estate
June 3, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address substantive consolidation which allows the bankruptcy court to treat two or more debtors as one entity, pool the assets and claims of all entities, and eliminate inter-company claims for purposes of administration and distribution of assets. Read More

New IRS Rules for S Corporations: Activity and Basis Reporting, NRAs, QBI, and IRS Basis A...
June 3, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will address the latest Subchapter S corporation tax issues. Our panel will discuss the requirements to include basis schedules in individual income tax returns, separate activity reporting in Form 1120-S, nonresident aliens and ESBTs, and preparing for the current IRS initiative focusi... Read More

Construction Challenges During COVID-19: Suspensions, Delays, Workforce Depletion, and Oth...
June 3, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address the impact of COVID-19 on private and federal construction projects and the legal implications that may arise from business interruptions due to restricted supply chains and a depleted workforce. The panel will further address how to proactively handle prospective const... Read More

IRC 754 Elections for Tax Counsel: Mastering Structuring Considerations of Basis Adjustmen...
Navigating Complex Basis Rules and Avoiding Pitfalls in Section 754 Elections
June 4, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel with comprehensive guidance on the 754 election for partnerships. The panel will discuss the basis adjustment rules associated with sales, transfers, and partnership interests or property distributions; review the impact of the Section 754 election for i... Read More

QDRO Drafting Boot Camp: Preparing QDROs for 401(k)s and Similar Defined Contribution Plan...
Strategies for Family Law Practitioners to Help Ensure Administrator Approval and Avoid Un...
June 4, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will offer family law attorneys a "boot camp" on drafting qualified domestic relations orders (QDROs) for 401(k)s and similarly defined contribution plans. The panel will prepare family law attorneys to draft effective QDROs that will protect their client's interests and be accepted... Read More

IRC Section 67(g) and Form 1041 Trust Deduction Rules: Fiduciary Fees, State and Local Tax...
June 4, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide fiduciary tax advisers and compliance professionals with a practical guide to the deduction structure for Form 1041 under the latest tax reform. The panel will outline the specific changes that tax reform makes to fiduciary deductions, detail the impact of income items taxa... Read More

Solar Financing Tax Equity Structures: Sale-Leasebacks, Inverted Leases, and Partnership F...
Choosing the Right Structure, Weighing Advantages and Drawbacks of Various Structures
June 4, 2020 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

Combating Plaintiffs' Reptilian Tactics in Commercial Vehicle, Premises Liability, Product...
Responding to Reptile Techniques During Discovery, Deposition, Voir Dire, Opening Statemen...
June 4, 2020 CLE Webinar

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

Structuring Real Estate Development Agreements With Municipalities
Leveraging Agreements for Long-Term Development Projects and Addressing Land Use and Infra...
June 9, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance for land use and real estate counsel on structuring and negotiating development agreements with municipalities for property development or redevelopment. The panel will discuss terms to ensure implementation and protect against challenges to the agree... Read More

Protecting IP Rights in Joint Development Agreements and Strategic Alliances
Structuring JDAs to Apportion Contributed, Joint, and Derivative IP; Planning for Involunt...
June 9, 2020 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

Ensuring HIPAA Compliance When Transmitting PHI Via Patient Portals, Email, and Texting
Protecting Patient Privacy, Complying With State and Federal Regulations, Meeting Meaningf...
June 10, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on measures for hospitals and physicians to ensure compliance and minimize liability when using patient portals and other electronic means to communicate protected health information (PHI). The panel will outline the legal risks with patient portal use... Read More

Rule 23(b)(2) Injunctive Relief Class Actions: Recent Decisions, Approaches for Plaintiffs...
June 10, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the standards for injunctive classes and cover recent judicial decisions on this topic. Our panel will also discuss strategies for approaching Rule 23(b)(2) class actions from both the plaintiff and defense perspective. Read More

ERISA Plan Investment Committee Governance: Avoiding Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims
Evaluating Fiduciary Risks and Avoiding Claims of Breaches by Investment Committee Members
June 10, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA counsel, in-house corporate counsel, and plan sponsor decisionmakers with the tools to structure and implement appropriate investment committee policies and procedures. Our multi-disciplinary panel will provide best practices for selecting and training investment... Read More

New Foreign Tax Credits: Applying the Final and Proposed Regulations and Preparing Form 11...
Categorizing Income, Allocating R&E and Stewardship Expenses, and Reporting Foreign Tax Re...
June 10, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide an analysis of the proposed and final regulations issued in December 2019 and discuss the preparation of Form 1118 for tax practitioners and advisers grappling with these calculations. Read More

Private Equity GP and Employee Co-Investment Credit Facilities, Management Lines of Credit
Due Diligence, Structuring and Documentation; Role of Sponsor, Administrative Issues
June 10, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

The CLE webinar will outline the key considerations in structuring management lines of credit, general partner (GP) financing, and employee co-investment facilities within private equity funds. The panel will discuss collateral security packages, fund obligations, administrative concerns, common poi... Read More

Personal Injury Claims for Uber and Lyft Accidents: Complex Liability and Insurance Covera...
June 11, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide personal injury attorneys in navigating the complex liability and insurance coverage issues that arise from auto accidents involving rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft. The panel will discuss the plaintiff and defense perspectives on this emerging area of the law. Read More

Avoiding Bad Contract Drafting: Looking at the Big Picture, Including Structure, Language,...
June 11, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide a refreshing and entertaining approach to contract drafting by exploring what not to do and the reasons not to do it. The program will review the evolution of contract drafting and why strategies that worked in the past may be less suitable now. Read More

Obvious-Type Double Patenting and PTEs: Defeating ODP Rejections and Avoiding Terminal Dis...
June 16, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel for understanding double patenting. The panel will analyze recent court treatment, offer best practices to defeat double patenting rejections and avoid terminal disclaimers, and provide specific language to consider if a terminal disclaimer must be filed. Read More

M&A Disclosure Schedules: Seller and Buyer Perspectives
Making and Updating Disclosures in U.S. and International Deals
June 17, 2020 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, and explain best practices for tailoring disclosures to related provisions of the purchase agreement. The panel will also discuss cu... Read More

Taxation of Cannabis: Overcoming Tax Challenges in Marijuana Business Operations, Key Plan...
Entity Selection, Gross Income Inclusion, Impact of Tax Reform, Effect of Section 280E, IR...
June 18, 2020 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers guidance on tax and related issues for businesses engaged in the cannabis industry. The panel will discuss critical federal and select state tax rules impacting cannabis businesses, recent tax court decisions, Section 280E, forfeiture, and b... Read More

State Tax Strategies for Athletes and Entertainers: Residency and SALT Deduction Limitatio...
June 18, 2020 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will discuss how performers are taxed in varying states, mitigating the impact of state taxes, and the impact of tax reform on athletes and entertainers. Most individuals live and work in the same state and file a federal and a single state return. Professional athletes and entertainers... Read More

Reporting Partnership K-1s on Form 1040: Tax Basis Capital, Built-In Gains, and 2019 Addit...
June 22, 2020 CPE, EA Webinar

This webinar will review the significant changes made to Schedule K-1, Form 1065, due to tax reform, and guide practitioners in reporting the individual line items on individual income tax returns. Read More

Electronic Spying and Tracking Spouses in Divorce Cases: What's Legal in the Digital World...
Navigating Admissibility and Privacy: Evidence Derived From Social Media, Smartphones, Spy...
June 23, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

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

Medicaid Planning: Pros and Cons of Gifting the House Under Current Tax Law
Eligibility Rules, Gift and Capital Gains Tax Implications, Trust Drafting Issues, and Gif...
June 24, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explain and analyze the complex issues facing counsel when advising elderly clients regarding gifting their house. The panel will discuss Medicaid eligibility and gifting rules, tax implications, transfers to a trust, pros and cons of an outright gift, and alternatives to gifti... Read More

Maintaining Hospital Nonprofit Status: Municipal Litigation, Federal and State Challenges
Ensuring Compliance With Federal, State, and Local Tax-Exempt Requirements
June 25, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel for nonprofit hospitals and health systems on proactive measures to protect the hospital's tax-exempt status. The panel will review current litigation between municipalities and nonprofit hospitals as well as legislative challenges. The panel will also discuss how... Read More

Form 5471 Schedules J, P, H, E: Calculating and Reporting E&P and Foreign Tax Credits
June 25, 2020 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will explain and simplify the preparation of Form 5471, Schedules J, P, H, and E for tax preparers grappling with the preparation of these detailed schedules after the multitude of changes made by recent tax reform. Read More

Contribution Agreements: Joint Liability and Rights of Contribution Under Loan Guaranties
Partial Guaranties, Nonrecourse Carveouts, Asserting Defenses
July 7, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze the contribution obligations of co-guarantors after a borrower defaults on a loan, and how a contribution agreement can clarify those obligations. The panel will discuss various actions or circumstances which should be addressed, including partial guaranties, bad acts w... Read More

Adverse Witness Depositions: Advanced Techniques in Exhaustion, Boxing-In, and Summarizing
August 11, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will cover advanced deposition techniques in commercial litigation. The panel will discuss strategies for getting the most out of depositions, including exhaustion, boxing-in, and summarization techniques for ordinary, hostile, or evasive witnesses. Read More