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Section 469 Passive Activity Loss Limitation Rules for Individual Taxpayers: Loss limitati...
Substantiating Material Participation, Calculating Carryforwards, Reporting Dispositions,...
October 22, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

The webinar will provide tax advisers with a thorough and practical guide to navigating the passive activity loss (PAL) limitation rules, calculating PAL amounts and carryforwards, and the effect of tax reform on loss utilization. The panel will discuss the separate calculations required and describ... Read More

Impact of FIRRMA on Private Equity Funds: Expanded CFIUS Review of Foreign Investments, Ne...
Structuring Investments to Minimize CFIUS Risk
October 22, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Tax Reporting Mechanics of Trust Decanting: Tackling Compliance Issues Absent IRS Guidance
Continuation-vs.-New Trust, Gain Recognition Scenarios, Elections, and Filing Requirements
October 22, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a comprehensive and practical guide to the reporting mechanics of trust decanting transactions. The panel will discuss when decanting results in a non-reporting event and offer useful tools for determining when decanting causes... Read More

Patent Eligibility, Duty to Disclose and More: USPTO Manual of Patent Examining Procedure...
October 22, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine revisions to the USPTO Manual of Patent Examining Procedure (MPEP). The panel will discuss patent eligibility, duty to disclose, and other updates to the MPEP. The panel will explore the impact on patent prosecution and beyond and provide best practices for applying the... Read More

New ERISA 103(a)(3)(C) Audit Standard: Revamping the Limited Scope Audit and Reducing Disc...
SAS 136: New Audit Performance and Disclosure Duties, Evaluating Qualified Investment Info...
October 22, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide audit professionals and employee benefit plan (EBP) sponsors with a critical early look at the new final AICPA Statements on Audit Standard (SAS) 136, with a particular focus on the new ERISA Section 103(a)(3)(C) audit rules and the alteration of the prior limited scope aud... Read More

Homeowner Documents for Developers and Project Owners: Financial, Governance, Control, and...
Limitation of Liability, HOA Dues, Management Fees, Restrictions on Property Owners, Manag...
October 22, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel for developers and project owners in structuring and drafting the essential financial, governance, control, and liability provisions of homeowners association (HOA) agreements. The panel will provide practical insights into strategies for preserving value for prop... Read More

ERISA Fiduciary Rules for Health and Welfare Plans: Compliance Requirements and Litigation...
Minimizing Liability of Health Plan Operations, Prohibited Transactions, and Conflicts of...
October 22, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to ERISA counsel and plan sponsors on the application of ERISA fiduciary rules to health and welfare plans. The panel will discuss the complex compliance requirements, determining who are considered fiduciaries for health and welfare plan decisions and transact... Read More

Developing Renewable Energy on Contaminated Land: Regulatory Challenges and Protecting Aga...
Reusing Lands and Facilities for Renewable Energy Projects; Siting, Permitting, Cleanup, E...
October 22, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to renewable energy counsel on overcoming challenges in developing renewable energy projects on contaminated lands. The panel will discuss key issues in the reuse of lands and facilities, federal and state regulatory challenges, assessing and protecting against... Read More

Claims Against Long-Term Care Facilities: Negligence, Damages, and Individual Criminal Lia...
October 22, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide elder law counsel on the legal issues and critical challenges in pursuing claims against long-term care facilities and related service providers. The panel will discuss federal and state regulations, standards of care, service provider negligence, damages, recent cases, a... Read More

Construction Tax and Reporting Issues After Tax Reform: Revenue Recognition, Contract Modi...
October 23, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will prepare tax professionals and advisers working with large and small construction contractors. The panel will explain book and tax accounting methods for contractors, how to implement the most recent revenue recognition standards and deal with contract modifications, cost-savings st... Read More

Workplace Class Actions: Lessons From 2018 and 2019 Settlements and Court Rulings
October 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will brief trial lawyers on crucial employment law class action developments during 2018 and the first half of 2019. The panel will analyze and offer perspectives on the anticipated impact of these cases in 2019 and beyond. Read More

Collecting Arbitration Awards: Substantive and Procedural Aspects of Enforcement and Monet...
October 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will educate counsel as to the steps necessary to make an arbitration award something more than a piece of paper. Arbitrators lack the power to enforce their awards, therefore it is imperative that the victor know the necessary steps to follow to collect the spoils. These steps incl... Read More

University Technology Transfer and Licensing Agreements
Determining Type of Transfer Agreement to Use, Structuring Key Provisions, Overcoming Uniq...
October 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Anti-Kickback Statute and Stark Law Compliance in Managed Care Contracts
Navigating Safe Harbors and Physician Incentive Plan Rules, Limiting Civil Monetary Penalt...
October 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on ensuring compliance with the Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS) and Stark law in managed care contracting and downstream provider arrangements. The panel will also provide best practices for counsel on structuring arrangements to fit within the AKS safe har... Read More

Rescission and Backdating in Commercial Contracts: Advanced Strategies to Correct Defectiv...
October 23, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance to counsel on using rescission, backdating, and other forms of modification to correct contractual errors. Read More

Financing of Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrency: UCC, Regulatory and Hedging Concerns
October 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze legal challenges to financing Bitcoin, for both bank and non-bank lenders. The panel will also discuss the underlying blockchain architecture for transferring Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as well as the issues to address when perfecting a UCC security interest in... Read More

Blockchain Applications in Real Estate Finance: Mortgage Origination, Securitization and S...
October 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will familiarize real estate finance counsel with some of the current and potential uses of Blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) in commercial mortgage origination, securitization, custody, and servicing. The panel will also discuss the legal and regulatory hurdles com... Read More

Form 990 Challenges for Tax Advisers to Nonprofit Entities
Identifying Areas of IRS Scrutiny in Exempt Organization Tax Return and Schedules
October 24, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide advisers to nonprofit and exempt organizations with a practical guide to navigating some of the more challenging aspects of completing Form 990. The panel will examine recent IRS changes to Form 990 instructions, discuss areas of heightened scrutiny based on the Service's 2... Read More

Municipal Regulation of Wireless Telecommunication Facilities in the Public Right of Way:...
Zoning Challenges and Interplay Between Federal, State, and Local Laws
October 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare municipal attorneys to identify and confront complicated issues related to the installation of wireless telecommunication facilities in the public right of way (ROW). The panel will examine the latest trends in the types of wireless technologies that companies are seeki... Read More

Avoiding Gift and Estate Audit Triggers: Anticipating Audit Issues, IDRs, and Appeals
October 24, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will guide advisers filing gift and estate returns in understanding how best to prepare for and handle IRS audits of Forms 706 and 709. Our expert will address issues to expect, when appraisals are necessary, dealing with unreported gifts, and the current state of the IRS initiative in... Read More

Current California Tax Issues: New Sales Tax Nexus Thresholds, Market-Based Sourcing Rules...
October 24, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will guide SALT professionals through the complexities of California tax compliance, and provide an update on the latest developments in California business taxation, including market-based sourcing, pass-through entities, local taxes imposed by San Francisco and Los Angeles, and the re... Read More

Psychiatrist and Psychologist Liability for Patient's Harm to Self and Others, Unjustified...
Suicide After Examination; Harm Generally and in the Workplace
October 24, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address four complex and interrelated areas of liability for medical practitioners who care for individuals with mental health issues: (1) patient suicide or other self harm; (2) harm to others, generally, for a patient's violent acts; (3) potential harm in the workplace to emp... Read More

FATCA After Tax Reform: Form 8938 Reporting for Taxpayers With Foreign Assets, Integrating...
October 24, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) reporting for taxpayers holding foreign assets. The panel will define reportable "specified foreign assets," discuss valuation issues, and offer thorough instruction on completing Form 893... Read More

Donor Advised Funds, Private Foundations, Gift Annuities, and Other Charitable Contributio...
Bunching to Maximize Tax Benefits, Gifting Strategies for High Net Worth Individuals
October 29, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will contrast and compare charitable gifting arrangements that enable high net worth individuals to donate substantial assets to charity and receive a tax deduction. It will address strategies, including donor advised funds (DAFs), private foundations, charitable gifting annuities, CLTS... Read More

Risks of Apparent Authority: Avoiding Binding Agreements by Unauthorized Employees and Age...
October 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will enable corporate counsel to educate and guide clients away from unintentional liability or obligations due to agreements or conduct arising from the apparent (but not actual) authority of employees and other agents or representatives. Read More

Mastering IRC 457(f): Guidance for ERISA Counsel in Structuring Deferred Compensation Plan...
October 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide employee benefits and ERISA counsel with a thorough and practical guide to deferred compensation for nonprofit and exempt organization executives and employees. The panel will discuss critical changes in tax reform impacting the structuring of deferred compensation plan... Read More

Private Company Acquisition Agreements: Drafting Reps and Warranties, Covenants, and Closi...
October 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide deal counsel in negotiating representations and warranties, covenants, closing conditions, and indemnification provisions in private company acquisition agreements. The panel will offer their insights on how recent market trends are impacting the drafting of these critica... Read More

Contingency Fee Trap Under Tax Reform: Avoiding Hidden Settlement Obstacles and Malpractic...
October 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the hidden "contingency fee trap" caused by 2017 tax reform legislation, which impacts most contingency fee plaintiffs. This webinar will explore the hidden obstacles to settlement and possible malpractice issues that may arise for contingency fee attorneys under the ne... Read More

Syndicated Credit Facility Restructuring and Workouts
Navigating Divergent Interests Among Lenders, Confidentiality, Voting Rights, and the Role...
October 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss critical legal issues that arise in syndicated credit workouts, particularly for counsel representing the administrative agent and the other lenders in the facility. The program will address unique aspects of a multi-lender facility workout and best practices for lender... Read More

Piercing the Corporate Veil and Alter Ego Claims in Healthcare
Structuring Corporate Entities and Joint Ventures to Protect Against Piercing and Alter Eg...
October 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the latest case law trends regarding piercing the corporate veil and alter ego claims in the healthcare industry. The panel will provide guidance on issues to be aware of and how to structure corporate entities and joint ventures to better protect against piercing the c... Read More

Centralized Audit Regime Issues for Buyers and Sellers of Partnership Interests: Protectin...
Structuring the Purchase or Sale of Partnership Interests Under New IRS Audit Rules
October 29, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide guidance to tax counsel and advisers on BBA audit regime issues faced by buyers and sellers of partnership interests. The panel will discuss key points of interest in negotiating and structuring purchases or sales of partnership interests in light of the new partner... Read More

New SAS 134, Auditor Opinions on Financial Statements: Additional Disclosure and Reporting...
New "Basis of Opinion" Section, Ongoing Concern Requirements, Adequacy of Financial Statem...
October 29, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide audit professionals with a practical early look at the new SAS 134 provisions on Auditor's Opinions on Financial Statement Audits. The panel will detail the new obligations audit professionals have under the new standard to state an opinion on the financial statements, disc... Read More

Grandparents' Visitation After Divorce and Death: Litigation Strategies and Proactive Step...
October 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide family law attorneys through the fiercely disputed subject of the rights of grandparents to maintain a relationship with their grandchildren after the death or divorce of a parent, as well as adoption of the grandchild. The panel will explore litigation strategies and pro... Read More

Correcting Corporate Foreign Tax Noncompliance: Identifying and Repairing Incomplete or In...
Remaining IRS Voluntary Disclosure Initiatives, Challenging Finding of Willful Failure
October 29, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide corporate tax advisers with a practical guide to identifying potential foreign information reporting noncompliance, and correcting and disclosing filing deficiencies. The panel will discuss the most common issues in completing international information forms such as the FBA... Read More

U.S.-Canadian Tax and Estate Planning for Dual Residents
Reconciling U.S. and Canadian Law on Trusts, Deemed Dispositions on Death, Situs Wills, an...
October 29, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Basics of Foreign Tax Reporting: Identifying Individuals' Filing Requirements
Inbound vs. Outbound Reporting Duties, Intersection Between Information Reporting and Inco...
October 29, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a sound foundation for identifying foreign tax and asset information requirements for individual taxpayers. The webinar will identify reporting requirements, differentiate between inbound and outbound filing duties, and detail... Read More

Tax Issues Facing Homeowners Associations: Form 1120-H, Over-Assessments and Tax-Exempt St...
October 30, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide welcomed tax advice for practitioners, board members, and owners participating in or advising homeowners' associations (HOAs). Our panel of experts will help advisers understand the three filing considerations HOAs should consider annually, historical precedents relative to... Read More

IP Rights in Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality
Protected Works, Third-Party Marks, Content Created for AR/VR, Content Created in VR
October 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Tip Pooling and Other Wage and Hour Issues in the Hospitality Industry: New FLSA Amendment...
Overtime Pay, Worker Classification, DOL Audits, and More
October 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

OFAC Compliance: Meeting Evolving U.S. Sanctions Requirements, Minimizing Risk of Sanction...
October 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) compliance. The panel will discuss the new OFAC framework and OFAC priorities. The panel will also discuss screening, monitoring, and receiving payments, as well as offer best practices for ensuring effective sanctions co... Read More

Pursuing or Challenging Rule 23(b)(3) Class Certification: Lessons From In Re Hyundai
Strategies for Plaintiff and Defense Counsel
October 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine new challenges facing class counsel in certifying a nationwide class after the Ninth Circuit's June 2019 decision in In re Hyundai and Kia Fuel Econ. Litig. The panel will examine the scope and impact of the decision and discuss best practices for counsel to challenge o... Read More

Private Fund Side Letters: Negotiating and Drafting Key Terms, Financing and Other Concern...
October 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the documentation of side letters between private fund managers and investment partners who need or demand terms which may vary from the underlying partnership agreement. The panel will examine most favored nation clauses, transfer rights, excusal rights, special report... Read More

Structuring REIT Credit Facilities: Loan Terms, Financial Covenants, Commitment Letters, M...
October 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss terms and trends in REIT credit facilities, including how to structure the facility, negotiate financial covenants, treat taxable REIT subsidiaries, structure commitment letters, and draft MAC clauses and other key terms. Read More

Depreciation of Labor in Property Insurance Claims: Guidance From Recent Cases
Advocating From Insurer and Policyholder Perspectives
October 30, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address the application of depreciation to the labor cost component of estimated replacement cost value in determining actual cash value (ACV) under homeowners' and commercial property insurance policies. The panel will provide practical guidance regarding labor costs and other... Read More

Taxation of Foreign Pensions: Application of IRC 402(b) and Avoiding Penalties for Noncomp...
Tax Rules Governing Foreign Pension Accounts, Foreign vs. U.S. Qualified Plans, Use of Tax...
October 30, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and ERISA attorneys a detailed analysis of the tax rules governing foreign pension accounts, with a specific focus on avoiding penalties for noncompliance. The webinar will go beyond the basics to offer useful practice pointers on the application of IRC... Read More

Remedies for Partnership Form 1065 Errors Resulting from Tax Reform and Centralized Audit...
Fixing Missed or Incorrect Elections, Superseding Returns, Change of Partnership Represent...
October 30, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax professionals and advisers with a critical early look at available measures to correct errors on Form 1065 U.S. Return of Partnership Income arising from specific provisions of the 2017 tax reform law. The panel will focus on the recent IRS guidance allowing certain par... Read More

Zombie Corporations and CERCLA Liability: Identifying, Reviving, and Pursuing Zombie PRPs
October 31, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on identifying, reviving, and pursuing defunct or "zombie" corporations and their insurance assets as a source of funding cleanup of contamination sites. The panel will discuss what to do after identifying zombie candidates, claims evaluation due diligence, litiga... Read More

PFAS Contamination: Evolving State and Federal Regulatory Landscape, Science, Litigation,...
October 31, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide environmental law counsel on the evolving federal and state regulatory landscape related to perfluoroalkyl or polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) providing updates to recent legislative and regulatory changes at both the Federal and State level and discuss evaluating and ad... Read More

Markush Claims in Patent Prosecution and Litigation: Leveraging Federal Court Guidance
Constructing Group Claims, Navigating Comprising and Consisting of, Avoiding Improper Reje...
October 31, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on Markush claims in the prosecution and litigation of patents. The panel will review the original case, Ex Parte Markush, and other critical cases. The panel will discuss the ongoing debate about what Markush groups mean, how to best handle patent prosecut... Read More

Trusts and Situs After Kaestner: Establishing Domicile, Relocating a Trust and Taxing Bene...
October 31, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide professionals who advise and prepare returns for trusts updated information on trusts' situs in light of the Kaestner decision. Our experts will cover the criteria states use to tax trusts and trust beneficiaries, steps to relocate a trust, and when it is best to do so. Read More

Multistate Partnerships: Navigating Various State Taxation Rules of Corporate Partners
Business vs. Nonbusiness Income Characterization, Aggregate vs. Entity Determination, and...
October 31, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and professionals with a detailed and practical guide to critical state tax issues and trends impacting partners owning shares of multistate partnerships. The panel will discuss critical questions such as whether the character of pass-through income is determin... Read More

Piercing the Corporate Veil: Minimizing Alter Ego Liability for Subsidiaries, Affiliates,...
October 31, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the latest case law trends regarding piercing the corporate veil across several states. The panel will address the application of the doctrine to LLCs and best practices for litigating piercing the corporate veil cases. Read More

Multistate Tax Treatment of Multi-Tier Partnerships: State Tax Issues for Nonresident Tier...
Reconciling State Recognition Rules, Apportionment from Lower-Tier Pass-Through Entities,...
October 31, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel, advisers, and compliance professionals with a practical guide to navigating the state tax complexities involved in multi-tiered partnerships. The panel will discuss various state rules governing apportionment of income from lower-tier pass-through entit... Read More

LLC and Partnership Transfer Restrictions and UCC Article 9 Overrides: Resolving the Confl...
November 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze the complex issues associated the right of partners and LLC members to contractually restrict their partners from transferring their interests, which can come in sharp conflict with UCC Article 9 security interests that may override those restrictions. The panel will al... Read More

Structuring Virtual Power Purchase Agreements: Transaction Risks, Regulatory Consideration...
November 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss structuring virtual or financial power purchase agreements (PPAs) for large corporations. The panel will provide guidance on the different factors to consider when structuring virtual PPA transactions, how they compare to physical PPAs, benefits for purchasers, availabl... Read More

State and Local Tax Challenges in Mergers, Acquisitions, and Asset Sales
November 5, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will prepare SALT professionals to identify and respond to state issues during due diligence for mergers, acquisitions, and asset sales. The panel will explore specific challenges that arise with sales, corporate income, franchise/net worth, property, and other taxes. Read More

Estate Planning With S Corp Trusts After Tax Reform: QSSTs, ESBTs, and the 20% QBI Deducti...
Navigating Tax Reform Changes and Pass-Through Income Deductions
November 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a practical guide to the estate planning opportunities in using S corporation (S-corp) trusts particularly in light of the 20% pass-through Qualified Business Income (QBI) deduction for pass-through entities. The panelist will d... Read More

Banking Issues in the Cannabis Industry: Managing Risk Under State and Federal Law
November 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine banking issues presented by the conflict between the legalized use of marijuana in various states and its treatment as a controlled substance under federal law. The panel will discuss regulatory and enforcement risks associated with financing and taking deposits from ma... Read More

Form 5471 Schedule J, Accumulated Earnings of Controlled Foreign Corporation: Line-by-Line
Deep Dive Into New Categories, Classifications, and Sections of Complex Schedule J
November 5, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical, in-depth guide to completing Form 5471's newly revised Schedule J, Accumulated Earnings & Profits (E&P) of Controlled Foreign Corporations. The panel will take a line-by-line approach to the form, discussing each of the income items listed in... Read More

Restricted Assets: Managing Donor Restrictions, Financial Reporting, and Liquidity Disclos...
November 5, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide guidance to not-for-profit organizations (NFPs) and advisers to NFPs that have assets with donor and grant imposed restrictions and board designations. The panel will discuss financial statement reporting under ASU 2016-14, liquidity disclosures, and considerations regardin... Read More

Title Insurance Coverage: Latest Developments in ALTA Coverage and Endorsements for Owners...
November 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide real estate counsel with an overview of the latest developments in title insurance coverage and explain best practices for evaluating and negotiating coverage, exclusions, and endorsements under American Land Title Association (ALTA) policies. Read More

Cannabis in Personal Injury Litigation: Allegations of Mislabeling and Injuries From Produ...
Important Differences From Alcohol-Based Torts
November 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide valuable guidance to practitioners on the growing role of cannabis in personal injury cases. As attorneys and plaintiffs become more aware of the dangers of cannabis, lawsuits for injuries related to cannabis use will become more common. Read More

HVCRE Loans: Guidance for Developers and Lenders on New ADC Rules, Impact on Loan Covenant...
Navigating Borrower Contributed Capital Rules, Maximum LTV Ratio, Conversion to Permanent...
November 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will be a timely update on the high volatility commercial real estate (HVCRE) regime. Our panel will discuss Basel III requirements and exemptions for HVCRE loans, and the recent reforms to Dodd-Frank which modify those requirements for acquisition, development or construction (ADC)... Read More

Gifting Strategies: Leveraging Your Client’s Gift Tax Exemption Now and Planning for 2026...
November 6, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

With the federal gift tax exemption at an all-time high of $11.4 million, now is the time to give clients valuable advice about how to leverage their heightened gift tax exemption. This webinar will take a fresh look at gifting strategies that will help clients maximize use of their gift tax exempti... Read More

Calculating Wages for W-2 Limitations Under Section 199A: New IRS Guidance on Permitted Me...
Rev. Proc. 2019-11 Unmodified Box Method, Modified Box 1 Method, Tracking Changes Method,...
November 6, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers to partnership entities with a deep and practical guide to determining eligible W-2 wages for purposes of calculating the Section 199A deduction limitations. The panel will go beyond the basics to detail the Service's position in Notice 2018-64 on allowable met... Read More

Structuring Private Equity for GILTI and Subpart F: Minimizing Tax for CFCs Under Section...
November 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the Subpart F and global intangible low-taxed income (GILTI) rules regarding taxation of controlled foreign corporation (CFC) income, and how those rules impact the structuring of private equity investments and funds. The panel will also discuss new regulations which of... Read More

Critical Tax Considerations for M&A Transactions: NOL Limitations, Deemed Income, Withhold...
November 6, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will guide counsel and tax professionals on new tax provisions that could substantially affect the structuring, pricing, and financing of mergers and acquisitions. The panel will discuss critical changes to the tax law, certain tax-related aspects of M&A negotiations requiring c... Read More

Drafting Website and Mobile App Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and IP Protections
November 6, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide business and technology counsel in drafting terms of use and privacy policies for websites and mobile apps to effectively mitigate business risk. Read More

Savings and Tax Planning for College: 529 and Other Plans, Education Credits, and FAFSA St...
November 6, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will explain financial planning for college, including 529 plans, other savings plans, financial aid strategies, and education credits. The government provides benefits to lessen the burden of college expenses. Knowing how to take advantage of these benefits is imperative for practition... Read More

Marketplace Facilitator Sales Tax Collection, Reporting, and Liability Risks
Key Tax Rules Impacting Facilitators of the Sale of Third-Party Goods and Services
November 6, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax professionals and advisers guidance on the key sales tax issues facing marketplace facilitators stemming from the sale of goods and services of third parties. The panel will discuss recent developments in state sales tax laws, key nexus considerations, collection and re... Read More

Structuring Private Equity Healthcare Management Service Organizations
Corporate Practice of Medicine and Fee-Splitting, Regulatory Compliance
November 6, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel involved in structuring private equity management service organizations (MSOs) in the healthcare arena. The panel will discuss the nuts and bolts of structuring the transaction, including solutions to the specific risks presented by the corporate pra... Read More

PFIC Identification and Reporting: Look-Through Attribution Rules, QEF and Mark-to-Market...
November 6, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will furnish tax advisers with a thorough and practical guide to the reporting of investments in a passive foreign investment company (PFIC) on IRS Form 8621. The panel will identify those investments that require PFIC reporting, focusing specifically on the look-through rules that appl... Read More

Advanced Preference Litigation in Bankruptcy: Leveraging Key Defenses
Payments to Trade Creditors, Earmarking, Critical Vendor, Claim Waivers and Set-Off Defens...
November 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss commonly attacked transactions such as payments to trade creditors, loan workouts and payments to insiders. The panel will analyze statutory defenses and other key defenses such as earmarking, critical vendor, mere conduit, assumed contract, claim waivers and set-offs. Read More

California Consumer Privacy Act, TCPA and GDPR: Complying With Mobile Communications Marke...
Trends in Enforcement Actions, Building and Maintaining Compliant Marketing Programs
November 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide corporate counsel in creating and implementing mobile communications marketing policies that comply with the new California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), the TCPA and GDPR. The panel will outline the nuances of these rules and laws, challenges businesses are facing in deve... Read More

Family Business Succession: Valuations, Sales, SCINs, and Tax Reform
November 7, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide guidance on family business succession for advisers and professionals working with small business owners. All business owners should have a succession plan in place whether the business is staying in the family or being sold to outsiders. This webinar will cover gifting, se... Read More

DOL Investigations of Employee Benefit Plans: Responding to Enforcement Actions, Audits, a...
November 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Controlled Groups and Attribution Rules: Benefit Plans, Brother-Sister Groups, and Tax Ref...
November 7, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will breakdown the application of controlled group and ownership attribution rules using examples, and point out where, under recent tax reform and existing rules, they are applicable. Complex, difficult to wade through, and are not consistent throughout the IRC and regulations. At the... Read More

Self-Disclosure for Grant Recipients: New OIG Guidance
Weighing the Risks and Rewards of Self-Reporting
November 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel for academic medical centers, universities and other federal grant recipients on the Office of Inspector General's (OIG) self-disclosure protocol and its new guidance for HHS grant recipients. The panel will provide best practices for self-disclosure and complianc... Read More

Limiting Liability in Product Recalls: Advanced Strategies for Planning and Managing Recal...
Complying With CPSC, FDA, or NHTSA Requirements; Timing Considerations; Proactive Defense...
November 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel representing clients involved in product recalls. The panel will discuss advanced strategies for planning and executing a product recall, managing and mitigating legal risks, and implementing proactive and preventative defense strategies. The panel w... Read More

Pollution Exclusion in CGL Policies: Navigating Scope of the Exclusion in Light of Differi...
Insurer and Policyholder Perspectives
November 7, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide insurance counsel with a review of the scope of varying forms of the pollution exclusion clause in commercial general liability (CGL) policies, the differing court interpretations of the exclusion, and best arguments for insurers and policyholders for either avoiding or... Read More

Structuring Trust Protector Provisions: Protectors' Powers & Duties, Trustee Oversight, Ta...
Avoiding Unintentional Fiduciary Classification, Key Trust Provisions to Limit Disputes, N...
November 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and advisers with a practical guide to structuring trust protector and directing party provisions into a trust or estate plan. The panel will discuss the specific duties to assign to trust protectors, and potential risks to both the trustor and t... Read More

Tort Liability for Drowning: Wrongful Death, Personal Injury, Defenses
November 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will educate plaintiffs' and defendants' personal injury counsel about litigation arising out of drownings: the cause of thousands of deaths and tens of thousands of injuries each year. These cases represent significant exposure for property owners, boat owners, local governments, a... Read More

Strategies to Optimize Social Security Benefits: Determining Retirement Age, Spousal Benef...
November 12, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will discuss Social Security strategies and considerations for individuals approaching retirement age and basics on how Medicare works. Our panel of experts, Faye Sykes with Social Security Benefit Planners, with Jim Blair and Marc Kiner, owners of the National Social Security Advisor c... Read More

Form 5471 Substantial Compliance Rules: IRS International Practice Unit Guidance
Recognizing When the IRS Will Deem an International Tax Information Filing as Not "Substan...
November 12, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

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

Construction Payment Disputes: Addressing Change Orders, Extra Work, and Other Costs
Modifying AIA Article 7; Oral Changes; Cardinal Change; Defective Plans; Additional, Unaut...
November 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address advanced payment issues in construction projects, including change orders and extra work. The panel will provide practical guidance to construction practitioners for differentiating between real versus perceived changes; undocumented oral change orders; changes due to d... Read More

Negotiating Key Provisions in Shared Work Space Agreements
Rights of Use, Allocation of Risk, Indemnification in Licensing vs. Leasehold Interests
November 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore the unique issues facing commercial landlords and tenants of co-working or shared office space. Our panel will compare the agreements between the parties (lease vs. license), and guide counsel on how to most effectively address the risks associated with those difference... Read More

New DOL Final Regulations on Multiple Employer Plans: Determining Which Employers Can Spon...
Association-Run Retirement Plans, PEOs, ERISA, and IRS Limitations; FAB 2019-01 Transition...
November 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA counsel, plan sponsors, and administrators guidance on the Department of Labor's recent final regulations on multiple employer plans (MEPs). The panel will discuss key provisions in the final regulations and their impact on small and mid-size employers; factors in... Read More

Red Light Cameras and Other Automated Traffic Enforcement: Legal Challenges to Valuable So...
November 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will educate municipal counsel about the state of the law surrounding red light cameras and other automated traffic violation devices, and about the safety and policy issues associated with their use. Traffic defense lawyers are mounting a nationwide effort not just to defeat indivi... Read More

New IRS Form 965 Line-by-Line: Reporting Section 965 Transition Tax Inclusions, Deductions...
Tying Forms 965 and 965-A to Required Schedules and 2017 Transition Tax Statement
November 12, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical guide to reporting the repatriation provisions of the transition tax on new Form 965. The webinar presumes the attendees already are versed in the provisions of Section 965 and will bypass the fundamentals of the statute to offer a line-by-line... Read More

Statistics in Class Certification and at Trial: Leveraging and Attacking Statistical Evide...
Lessons From Recent Cases on the Use of Statistics to Prove Classwide Liability and Damage...
November 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore and provide guidance to trial lawyers on the use of statistical analyses in class litigation. Read More

Convertible Debt vs. Priced Equity Rounds: Evaluating the Preferred Deal Structure for Ear...
Pros and Cons of Different Financing Options for Entrepreneurs and Investors
November 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Latest Guidance on Independent Contractors
November 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss latest developments related to independent contractor classification under Federal and State Law, especially the more challenging California law. Covered topics also include newly released guidance on virtual marketplace companies ("VMC") and insight to determine correc... Read More

Top State Corporate Income Tax Cases of 2019: Nexus, Business Income, Combined Reporting,...
November 13, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax professionals with an instructive review of the top state corporate income tax cases from 2019. Our panel will discuss SALT cases spanning substantive areas including nexus, apportionment, non-business income, the tax base, sales factor sourcing, and unitary combined re... Read More

Bankruptcy Issues in the Cannabis Industry: Strategies Under State and Federal Law for Mar...
State-Appointed and Private Receiverships, Alternative Restructurings, Assignments for the...
November 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine bankruptcy and insolvency issues presented by the conflict between the legalized use of marijuana in many states and its treatment as an illegal controlled substance under federal law, and provide practical guidance on counseling clients in Cannabidiol (CBD), hemp, and... Read More

Operator Liability Under Federal Oil and Gas Leases
Drilling and Production Challenges, Environmental Issues, Drainage Protection, Well Abando...
November 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss critical terms and conditions of federal oil and gas leases, considerations for record title and operating rights owners, drilling and production obligations, overcoming environmental issues, drainage protection, well abandonment, and operator production and activity re... Read More

Protecting Minors' Property Rights: Real Property, Bank Accounts, Insurance and Settlement...
November 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore the vital steps necessary to ensure that minors do not lose valuable property rights. These steps not only fulfill clients' intent but prevent malpractice claims. Minors' property issues are present in situations ranging from simple bank account ownership to complex set... Read More

Contractual Pitfalls of Ancillary Documents, Attachments, and Exhibits: Resolving Inconsis...
Drafting Cross Reference and Incorporation by Reference Provisions: Definitions
November 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance to counsel on the legal pitfalls of contract supplements, such as attachments, exhibits, cross references, and incorporation by reference. The panel will provide examples of how to draft enforceable provisions and discuss cases addressing these issues... Read More

28 USC Section 1367: Using Supplemental Federal Jurisdiction to Preserve or Defeat Claims
November 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will educate trial lawyers regarding the intricacies of supplemental federal subject matter jurisdiction under 28 USC 1367. This doctrine--the statutory successor to pendant and ancillary jurisdiction--can either simplify disputes by allowing nonfederal claims to proceed in federal... Read More

New CFIUS Regulations: Ensuring Compliance in the Evolving CFIUS Landscape
November 13, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on navigating the proposed new regulations to implement the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018's (FIRRMA) expanded scope. The panel will examine the potential impact of the rules on transactions subject to review by the Committee on Foreign I... Read More

New Section 987 QBU Regs and Outbound Transfers: New Rules Limiting Recognition of Built-I...
Outbound Loss Events, Changes to QBU Termination Treatment, Basis Adjustments on QBUs Tran...
November 13, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide corporate tax advisers with a practical guide to the recently issued Section 987 regulations limiting loss recognition opportunities for outbound transfers involving foreign currency losses to foreign qualified business units (QBUs). The panel will detail how the new final... Read More

Equity Joint Ventures: Structuring Capital Contribution, Waterfall and Other Payment Provi...
Promoted Interest, Carried Interest, Cash Flow Splits and Related Issues
November 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide deal counsel on structuring capital contribution and distribution provisions in equity joint venture (JV) agreements. The panel will discuss key legal and tax issues and JV agreement provisions, including promoted interest, carried interest, cash flow splits, and related... Read More

WHOIS, GDPR and ICANN: Policing and Protecting IP Rights Post-GDPR
November 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP and brand counsel on the WHOIS system and brand protection after the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The panel will examine the impact of the GDPR and offer best practices on protecting brands during this period of uncertainty. Read More

Ethical Risks of Attorney Social Media Activity: Navigating the Dangers of LinkedIn, Twitt...
Avoiding Inadvertent Attorney Advertising and Client Relationships, Disclosure of Privileg...
November 14, 2019 CLE, CLE Ethics Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will explore the ethical issues that arise when attorneys use social networking sites and blogs. The panel will discuss the risks associated with LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and other popular sites, and outline the evolving ethical rules related to lawyers and online activity. The... Read More

Reporting GRATs, GRUTs, ILITs, and IDGTs on Form 709: GST Exemption Allocation Calculation...
November 14, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a thorough and comprehensive guide to the gift and generation skipping tax reporting challenges of allocating GST transfer taxes in circumstances involving the use of GRATs, IDGTs, ILITs, and similar trusts. Our nationally known speaker will discuss how to... Read More

Superfunds Evolving Liability Landscape: Defeating CERCLA Liability Under the BUILD Act an...
Asserting BFPP Defense After Brownfields Utilization, Investment, and Local Development Ac...
November 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Advanced Medicaid Planning Techniques: Trusts, Private Annuities, Spousal Transfers, Careg...
November 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss some of the more common techniques for Medicaid planning, including asset protection and pooled income trusts, private annuities and promissory notes, spousal transfers, and caregiver agreements. Read More

Structuring Intercreditor Agreements in Split Collateral Lien Structures Between ABL and T...
Navigating Collateral Pool, Priority of Rights, Access to Collateral, Standstill Period, a...
November 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Gainsharing Arrangements and Bundled Payments: OIG Advisory Opinion and Other Developments
Complying With Legal and Regulatory Requirements, Overcoming Implementation and Operationa...
November 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide healthcare counsel with a review of current issues related to gainsharing arrangements whether they are freestanding or part of bundled payment programs. The panel will discuss the OIG's advisory opinions on gainsharing arrangements, outline implementation and operation... Read More

Voluntary Disclosure of Foreign Assets: Current Challenges for Noncompliant U.S. Taxpayers
Options for Compliance, Avoiding Penalties and Potential Criminal Prosecution
November 14, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide counsel and tax advisers with guidance on available options for reporting foreign assets of noncompliant U.S. taxpayers. The panel will discuss Foreign Bank Account Report (FBAR) requirements, alternative compliance options after the IRS' termination of the Offshore... Read More

Depreciation Update: New Final and Proposed Bonus Regulations, Changing Bonus Elections, 1...
November 14, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax practitioners with an overview of recent depreciation changes. The panel will provide an overview of the newly released bonus depreciation final and proposed regulations, explain Revenue Procedure 2019-33 to Make or Revoke Bonus Depreciation Elections, Alternative Depre... Read More

Invalidity Opinions in Patent Litigation
Shielding Against Liability, Reducing Exposure to Enhanced Damages, Attorney-Client Privil...
November 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide patent counsel with guidance on the use of invalidity opinions in defense of patent infringement claims. The panel will discuss the issue of waiver of the attorney-client privilege and other factors when considering invalidity opinions. The panel will provide best pract... Read More

Opinions of Counsel in Real Estate Finance Transactions
Assumptions, Qualifications, Limitations and Factual Certificates That Reduce Risks for Op...
November 14, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel to draft third-party opinions for real estate finance transactions. The panel will cover the opinions required--including authority, enforceability, and property-related opinions--and the assumptions, limitations, and qualifications that counsel should include t... Read More

Defending Class Actions Using Absent Class Member Discovery
Evaluating Whether to Seek Discovery of Class Members; Leveraging Evidence at Certificatio...
November 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare defense counsel to evaluate whether and how to pursue discovery of absent class members in class litigation. The panel will discuss the courts' varying positions on permitting absent class member discovery, when to request discovery from putative class members, the disc... Read More

Distribution Planning for IRA Beneficiary Trusts: Navigating RMD Rules to Maximize Stretch...
Avoiding Errors in Measuring Life Calculations, Using Payouts and Disclaimers, and Separat...
November 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide estate planning counsel and fiduciary tax advisers with practical guidance in navigating the rules governing distributions from IRAs where the beneficiary is a qualified trust. The panel will outline the required minimum distribution (RMD) rules for inherited IRAs, disc... Read More

ERISA Remedies: Key Enforcement Provisions and Scope of Equitable Relief for Benefit Claim...
Statutory and Plan Provision Violations, Section 502(a)(1)(B), Relief Under 502(a)(3), Lim...
November 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Tax Issues in Transferring LLC and Partnership Interests
Navigating the Complex IRS Rules for Buying, Selling, or Redeeming Partnership Interests
November 19, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

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

Taxation of Foreign Source Income Under New Tax Law
Expansion of Subpart F, Dividends Received Deductions, Sales or Transfers of Foreign Corpo...
November 19, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax professionals guidance on new rules and final and proposed regulations governing the taxation of foreign source income. The panel will present an in-depth analysis of the expansion of Subpart F, the global intangible low taxes income (GILTI), the dividends received dedu... Read More

Taking 30(b)(6) Corporate Representative Depositions in Personal Injury Cases
Drafting a Thorough Notice, Tying Down the Witness With Key Questions, Objecting and Filin...
November 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare personal injury trial lawyers to depose corporate representatives in accordance with Rule 30(b)(6) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and its state law equivalents. The webinar will discuss best practices for meeting the 30(b)(6) notice requirements, effectively qu... Read More

Drafting and Prosecuting Patent Applications to Withstand PTAB Scrutiny
Building Reasonable Claim Construction to Avoid Unpatentability and Using Declarations to...
November 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel for drafting and prosecuting U.S. patent applications to achieve the broadest claim interpretations that avoid unpatentability and provide a basis for proving infringement. The panel will offer best practices to solidify novelty, non-obviousne... Read More

Defeating Reptilian Tactics in Construction Litigation
Responding to Reptile Techniques During Discovery, Deposition, Voir Dire, Opening Statemen...
November 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide construction litigators in recognizing and combating the trial strategy of leveraging the so-called "reptile theory" in construction claims. The panel will discuss the increased use of reptilian tactics by plaintiffs' attorneys and how defense counsel can strategically co... Read More

Extension and Expansion Options in Commercial Leases: Key Provisions and Practical Conside...
Rent Calculation, Performance Conditions, Limitations on Assignment, Risk Management Requi...
November 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance to real estate counsel on options provisions in commercial leases, with a focus on best practices in negotiating, drafting, and documenting commercial lease renewal options, options to expand or reduce the space leased, and options for early terminati... Read More

FBI and Other Raids: Guidance for Counsel When Law Enforcement is Knocking With (or Withou...
November 19, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare counsel for the day when law enforcement shows up at company headquarters demanding immediate access. Such events are often a complete surprise to counsel. It is imperative that counsel is prepared for this potentially earth-shattering occurrence. Read More

Avoiding Tax Pitfalls in C Corp to S Corp Elections: Built-in-Gains, Earnings and Profits,...
November 20, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will equip tax counsel and advisers with the tools to advise C corporation clients on the potential tax benefits and drawbacks of terminating C corp status in favor of making an S election in light of the new tax law. The panel will dissect the necessary considerations involved and outl... Read More

Domestic Torts: Enhancing Recovery by Pursuing Claims for Wrongful Acts Between Divorcing...
Claims to Assert, Interspousal Immunity, Res Judicata
November 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will bring to the forefront an emerging issue for family law attorneys--recovering for one spouse against the other for tort claims arising out of wrongful acts during the marriage. Read More

Antibody Patenting After Amgen v. Sanofi: U.S. and European Perspectives
Meeting Written Description and Obviousness Requirements
November 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Wind and Solar Energy Projects: Structuring EPC Agreements
Unique Issues in Wind and Solar PV Construction Contracts, including Guarantees and Warran...
November 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel involved in developing and financing utility-scale wind and solar PV renewable energy projects, with a particular focus on the underlying engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) agreements. The panel will discuss market factors and will outl... Read More

Data Privacy and Security Agreements: Defining, Allocating, and Mitigating Risks From Data...
November 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide business counsel with tactics for drafting and enforcing data privacy and security agreements in the wake of the ever-increasing incidence of data security breaches. The speakers will address contractual provisions for allocating and mitigating risk, and compliance with... Read More

Filing Final Income Tax Return for Deceased Person: Mastering Allocations, Understanding I...
November 20, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will give tax advisers and professionals detailed guidance on the specific issues arising when filing the final income tax return for a deceased taxpayer. The panel will discuss the role and requirements of a personal representative filing a return under Form 1310 authority, review the... Read More

Trade Dress, Design Patent, and Copyright: Strategies to Maximize Protection, Challenge an...
November 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on maximizing protection of product design and packaging by using trade dress, trademark, patent, and copyright law. Read More

Offering Digital Tokens Under Reg A+: Blockstack as a Fundraising Template for Blockchain...
November 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will analyze the mechanics and securities law issues associated with the offering of digital currencies under Reg D and Reg A+. The panel will discuss the Blockstack offering recently approved by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), what it suggests about capital raising fo... Read More

Insurers' Obligations to Defunct Insureds: Recent Cases, Arguments From Policyholder and I...
November 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide insurance counsel for both policyholders and insurers on claims made against insolvent, bankrupt, or defunct insureds. The panel will discuss recent cases addressing this issue and review the contractual, statutory, and common law arguments that counsel can leverage to be... Read More

Firing or Withdrawal of Counsel During Litigation
Duties to the Client; Impact on Litigation; Collection of Fees; Effects on Malpractice Cla...
November 20, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address the panoply of complex issues arising out of a change of counsel during pending litigation. Changes can be client caused (i.e., firing counsel) or counsel caused (i.e., withdrawal). Regardless of the cause, both old and new counsel have obligations to the client and to... Read More

Foreign Asset Information Reporting Requirements: Filing Thresholds, Reconciling Forms, En...
Fundamentals of Offshore Ownership Disclosures: FATCA, FBAR, Business Holdings on Forms 54...
November 20, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a sound foundation on the complex foreign asset information reporting requirements for individual taxpayers. The webinar will identify specific classes of offshore ownership interests that require tax reporting when held by ind... Read More

UCC Foreclosures: Overcoming Obstacles to the Sale and Evaluating Receivership and Bankrup...
Protecting Lender and Borrower Interests
November 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Marshalling the Divisibility Defense to CERCLA Liability: Apportionment -- Is the Harm Dis...
Defining Harm to Establish a Divisibility Defense to Liability and Apportion Costs
November 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

M&A Buyer Protection Provisions in Private M&A Purchase Agreements Beyond Indemnification...
Purchase Price Adjustments, Contingent Payments, Accounts Receivable Repurchase, Inventory...
November 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide deal counsel in negotiating and drafting provisions in private M&A purchase agreements that provide protections to buyers after the transaction is consummated that are beyond indemnification for breaches of representations and warranties. The panel will outline approaches... Read More

Section 199A in Real Estate Transactions: Taking Advantage of the Qualified Business Incom...
November 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Estates, IRAs, RMDs, and Beneficiaries: See-Through Trusts, Inherited IRAs, Roth Conversio...
November 21, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will discuss necessary considerations when naming the beneficiaries of IRAs, as well as how to determine applicable beneficiaries, distribution periods, and amounts for RMDs for inherited retirement accounts. The panelist will cover spousal beneficiaries, non-spousal beneficiaries, cond... Read More

Equity Cure Rights In Commercial Loan Transactions: Curing Financial Covenant Defaults
November 21, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss equity cure rights provisions in commercial credit agreements. The panel will examine the complex interaction of equity cures with earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization (EBITDA) financial covenants, forms the equity cure may take when applied in... Read More

State Taxation of Gross Receipts: Minimizing Tax in Oregon, Texas, Ohio, Nevada, Delaware,...
November 21, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will address how to minimize the increasingly popular gross receipts taxes (GRTs) charged by states. The panel will cover Oregon's recently enacted corporate activity tax (CAT), Texas' franchise tax, and Ohio's CAT, among others. The speakers will discuss which businesses are subject to... Read More

Special Rules for Deducting Unused S Corporation Losses and Claiming Nontaxable Distributi...
Measuring PTTP Under Treas. Reg. 1.1377-2, Increasing Stock Basis During PTTP, Treatment o...
November 21, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a thorough exploration of the risks and opportunities of deducting unused S corporation accrued losses in the "post-termination transition period" (whether due to revocation of S election, winding down of the business, or a dis... Read More

Limiting Implied Duties and Terms in Commercial Contracts: Key Cases and Strategies to Min...
Incorporation, Merger, Choice-of-Law, Sole Discretion, Good Faith and Fair Dealing, and Ad...
November 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance in structuring contractual provisions to limit or negate the invisible terms implied in every commercial contract. The panel will discuss entire agreement, incorporation and merger clauses, provide practical guidance on enforceable additional provisio... Read More

Section 965 Foreign Deemed Repatriation Transition Tax: Final Regulations
Identifying Cash Positions, Treatment of Consolidated Entities, Loss Treatments, Correctin...
November 26, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide corporate tax advisers with a detailed and practical guide to the repatriation provisions of the Section 965 transition tax in the wake of the most recent IRS final regulatory guidance. The panel will discuss E&P and basis adjustments, foreign tax credit calculations, and s... Read More

Protecting IP in the Restaurant Industry: Trademarks, Copyrights, Social Media, and Market...
November 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to restaurant counsel and owners on managing key intellectual property and branding challenges. The panel will discuss IP protection, licensing, infringement, and enforcement. It will also explore leveraging social media and other marketing tools to enhance the... Read More

Guaranteed Payments Under IRC 199A Regulations: Year-End Strategies to Maximize QBI Benefi...
Restructuring Section 707 Payments to Partners Through Priority Allocations, Using Lower T...
November 26, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

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

Leveraging Design Patents to Protect Graphical User Interfaces
Protecting the "Look and Feel" of GUIs, Understanding Current U.S. and Global Prosecution...
November 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to IP counsel on protecting graphical user interface (GUI) in the U.S. and around the world. The panel will examine the advantages of design patent protection over other forms of IP and offer best practices for obtaining meaningful design protection for GUI. Read More

Advising Elderly Clients: Asset Preservation, LTC, Medical Costs, Trusts, and Critical Doc...
November 26, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will explain planning strategies to preserve a senior's accumulated wealth and steps that can be taken to address the challenges of aging. The panel will discuss preparing for long-term care and medical costs and the necessary documents that the elderly should have in place, including h... Read More

Tax Treatment of Carried Interest: Planning Opportunities for Tax, Private Equity and Real...
IRC Section 1061, Capital Contributions, Transfers to Unrelated Parties, Special Allocatio...
November 26, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Webinar

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

Special Purpose Entities in Real Estate Transactions: Structuring and Documentation
Mastering Separateness Provisions, Single Member LLCs, Recycled Entities, Independent Dire...
November 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare real estate counsel to structure special purpose, bankruptcy-remote entities that satisfy the requirements of commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) and portfolio lenders. The panel will discuss current separateness provisions, the conditions and documentation for... Read More

Biometric Privacy Litigation: Coverage Under D&O, E&O, CGL, Cyber and Other Policies
Advocating Positions From Policyholder and Insurer Perspectives
November 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide insurance counsel with an analysis of current trends and developments regarding biometric privacy violation claims and litigation. The program will analyze the current landscape regarding potential insurance coverage under D&O, E&O, CGL, cyber, and employment practices... Read More

Qualified Opportunity Zones: Trust and Estate Planning Considerations and Advanced Techniq...
Tax Issues, Planning With Expanded Exemptions, Deferral of Gain Through Reinvestment, Usin...
November 26, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide trust and estate counsel an in-depth analysis of planning techniques and opportunities with qualified opportunity zones (QOZs). The panel will discuss critical considerations for trust and estate planning with QOZs such as critical tax issues and methods to overcome the... Read More

Motor Carrier Claims for Negligent Entrustment, Hiring and Retention
Discovery, Apportionment of Fault, Impact of Motor Carrier's Admission of Vicarious Liabil...
December 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide personal injury counsel in proving or defending claims against motor carriers and insurance companies for negligent entrustment, hiring or retention of a truck driver in the wake of a trucking accident. The panel will discuss the elements of each claim, defense theories,... Read More

Insurance Coverage for Data Breaches and Other Privacy, Cybersecurity and Data Protection-...
December 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide participants with an analysis of the current trends and developments in insurance coverage for data breaches and other serious privacy, cybersecurity and data protection-related incidents. Our panel of experts will discuss the recent trends in privacy and cybersecurity-... Read More

Allocating Risk in Real Estate Leases: Contractual Indemnities, Additional Insured Endorse...
Coordinating Lease Provisions With Insurance Coverage to Mitigate Landlord and Tenant Liab...
December 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide real estate counsel with a review of how parties in leasing transactions can allocate risk to protect their respective economic interests. The panel will address indemnification provisions, including those for actions arising from a party's negligence, additional insure... Read More

Managing Environmental Risks in Mergers, Acquisitions, Spin-Offs, and Reorganizations
Identifying, Quantifying, and Allocating Potential Liabilities and Long-Term Environmental...
December 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide environmental counsel on managing the environmental risks involved in complex commercial transactions. The panel will outline approaches to identify and allocate potential, contingent, and long-term environmental risks and liabilities to get the deal done. Read More

Structuring Equity Compensation for Partnerships and LLCs: Considerations After Tax Reform
December 3, 2019 CLE, CPE Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide employee benefits counsel with an overview of the types of equity compensation arrangements available to partnerships and LLCs. The panel will review the impact of the new tax reform, discuss tax consequences, advantages and disadvantages, design and structuring, an... Read More

Defending Rule 30(b)(6) Corporate Depositions: Responding to Deposition Notices, Selecting...
December 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Limitation of Liability Clauses in Business Contracts: Limiting Potential Damages and Avoi...
December 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide business counsel to draft and negotiate appropriate limitation of liability (LOL) clauses in business contracts. The panel will discuss critical considerations when crafting the provisions, enforceability challenges, the interplay of LOL clauses with indemnification provi... Read More

Subpart F Expansion After Tax Reform: Increased Tax Liability and Reporting Obligations
New Controlled Foreign Corporation and U.S. Shareholder Definitions, GILTI, Transition Tax
December 3, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a practical overview of the significant changes the 2017 tax reform law made to Subpart F tax treatment of controlled foreign corporations (CFCs). The panel will detail in plain language the specific areas where the law expanded Subpart F, including for ex... Read More

Series LLCs: Structuring and Financing Concerns for Lenders and Investors
Navigating UCC Perfection, Bankruptcy Risks, and Conflicting State Statutes
December 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Key 2018-19 NLRB Rulings and Reversals Impacting Non-Union and Union Employers
Union Access to Facilities, Independent Contractors, and Other Developments
December 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide labor and employment counsel with a review of the latest rulings and the enforcement initiatives from the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). The panel will discuss the impact of the NLRB's decisions and strategies for employers--both non-union and union--to comply w... Read More

Final 263A Regs: New MSPM, Negative Adjustments, 471A Costs, and Automatic Accounting Meth...
December 3, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax professionals and advisers with an in-depth analysis of Sec 263A, including the final regulations issued in November 2018, effective for the calendar year in 2019. Our panel of experts will provide guidance, practical examples, and outline best practices for implementin... Read More

Gift Tax Fundamentals: Split Gifts, Skip Persons, Front-Loaded 529 Gifts, SCINs, Crummey P...
December 3, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will explain the fundamentals of gift tax for advisers new to Form 709, and provide a review for seasoned professionals wanting to brush up on the specifics of gift transfers. Our panel of experts will explain when gift tax returns should be filed, skip versus non-skip persons, and the... Read More

Joint Ventures in Renewable Energy Projects: Structure Options, Transferability, Tax Issue...
December 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide energy professionals on the market trends driving recent joint ventures (JVs) in the renewable energy industry. The panel will examine available structuring options for JVs and key considerations for renewable energy projects, such as transferability, financing, purchase... Read More

Restructuring Existing Trusts to Work Under New Tax Law
Key Tax Reform Provisions Affecting Trusts, QBI Thresholds, and Allocations; Managing the...
December 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide trust and estate counsel on key considerations in modifying and restructuring trusts in light of the new tax law. The panel will discuss the impact of tax reform on existing trusts, critical trust provisions, necessary changes to minimize tax liability, qualifying trusts... Read More

Sweepstakes and Contests: Drafting Rules and Procedures to Avoid Liability and Loss
Statutory and Regulatory Compliance; Litigation
December 3, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare corporate counsel for the quagmire that is the law of sweepstakes and contests. A "free giveaway" carries legal risks, numerous and varied sources of law govern the practice and an innumerable amount of "contestants" and counsel are eager to sue over alleged rules viola... Read More

Fair Use and IP Infringement on Instagram, Facebook, and Other Social Media
Policing and Protecting Licenses, Copyright, and Trademark Rights
December 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on when sharing content on social media sites is protected by fair use and when it crosses the line into unauthorized infringement. The panel will outline steps for counsel to advise companies on monitoring and protecting against unauthorized use of their brands a... Read More

Forming a Tax-Exempt Entity: State and 501(c) Considerations
December 4, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will guide advisers and individuals through the process of forming a tax-exempt entity (TEO). Our panel of experts will explain the process of establishing a nonprofit organization, including preparing the formation documents, selecting the appropriate entity type, state considerations,... Read More

Structuring Indemnification Provisions in Business Associate Agreements: Allocating Risk i...
December 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel in determining whether and when to include indemnification provisions in business associate agreements (BAAs). The panel will offer best practices for drafting and negotiating indemnification provisions. Read More

Structuring a Private Placement Memorandum for the Private Offering and Sale of Securities
Determining Materiality, Assessing Risk Factors and Conducting Due Diligence
December 4, 2019 CLE Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss the attorney's role in drafting and reviewing the private placement memorandum (PPM) for the private sale and solicitation of securities to ensure compliance with SEC disclosure rules for securities offerings and applicable state laws. Read More

FCPA Due Diligence in M&A Amid Increased Enforcement
Mitigating Pre-Closing Risks and Implementing Post-Closing Protections
December 4, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide M&A counsel and deal teams on FCPA due diligence to assess and mitigate pre-closing risks and implement post-closing protections. Read More

FASB ASU 2014-09 Revenue Recognition Standards for Nonprofit Entities: Implementing ASC 60...
Five-Step Process for Identifying Performance Obligations and Allocating Contract Inflows
December 5, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will provide auditors and professionals with not-for-profit (NFP) financial reporting responsibilities with a thorough and practical guide to the FASB's Accounting Standards Update (ASU) 2014-09. The presenters will also discuss Revenue from Contracts with Customers (Topic 606) recognit... Read More

Drafting Client Engagement Agreements: Legal Ethics Considerations for Counsel
Leveraging the Agreement to Defend Against Disciplinary Actions and Malpractice Claims
December 5, 2019 CLE, CLE Ethics Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide attorneys regarding engagement agreements with their clients. These agreements can help avoid costly disputes down the line regarding the scope of representation, fees, conflicts of interests, and many other aspects of the attorney-client relationship. Familiarity with th... Read More

Structuring Financeable Ground Leases and Leasehold Mortgages
Balancing Competing Interests Among Owners, Lessees, and Lenders
December 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Tax Treatment of Airplane Purchases After Tax Reform: Maximizing Deductions for Business A...
Exercise, Sale, Section 83(i) and AMT Considerations
December 5, 2019 CPE, EA 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

M&A Post-Closing Disputes: Minimizing and Resolving Disputes Over Working Capital Adjustme...
December 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Defeating Class Certification: Using Personal Jurisdiction to Defeat Litigation Tourism
Navigating the District Court Split Over Bristol-Meyers Squibb; Grounds for Successful Mot...
December 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will discuss using personal jurisdiction arguments after the Supreme Court's 2017 decision in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. v. Superior Court (BMS) to defeat class actions pre-certification. The panel will address recent cases applying BMS to class actions and discuss successful strategi... Read More

New IRS Regulations of Cloud Transactions and Digital Content: Sourcing Rules, Lease vs. S...
December 5, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

This CLE/CPE webinar will provide tax counsel and advisers a detailed analysis of the taxation of cloud transactions and digital content. The panel will discuss applicable IRS tax rules and recent regulations, sourcing of income rules and challenges, treatment of payment of services versus lease pay... Read More

Unauthorized Workers in Retirement Plans: Key Considerations for Plan Sponsors and ERISA C...
ERISA and DOL Guidance, Tax Reporting and Withholding Issues for U.S. and Non-U.S. Persons...
December 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide ERISA counsel, plan sponsors, and administrators upon discovering unauthorized workers in retirement plans. The panel will discuss ERISA and DOL guidance, factors to consider under the Internal Revenue Code, tax reporting and withholding issues for U.S. and non-U.S. perso... Read More

Advanced Drafting of Complaints and Answers: How to Go Beyond Required Content and Reach M...
December 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide an advanced course in drafting persuasive and impactful opening pleadings. Trial counsel will often seek to meet Rule 8 or state law equivalent of a "short and plain statement" (even under Twombly and Iqbal ) without going further. Although this approach can survive mot... Read More

Sales and Use Tax Compliance: Origin-Based vs. Destination-Based Sourcing, Key Issues for...
Recent State Regulations and Enforcement Actions, Multistate Sourcing and Apportionment, H...
December 5, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax professionals and advisers an in-depth analysis of sales and use tax compliance with a specific focus on origin-based versus destination-based sourcing rules and state regulatory enforcement. The panel will discuss differing state laws and enforcement actions in respons... Read More

Doctrine of Equivalents in Patent Prosecution: DOE Application, Festo Exceptions, Recent C...
December 5, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide patent counsel on the doctrine of equivalents (DOE). The panel will examine the lessons from Federal Circuit decisions for practitioners arguing for or against the application of the Festo exceptions, as well as more broadly for or against applying DOE. Read More

Asset Sale vs. Stock Sale: Tax Considerations, Advanced Drafting, and Structuring Techniqu...
December 10, 2019 CLE, CPE, EA Live Webinar

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

Trademark Opposition and Cancellation Proceedings at the TTAB
December 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide trademark counsel with guidance to navigate opposition proceedings at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB), whether opposing the application or responding to the opposition. The panel will examine issues related to and offer strategies for filing the opposition,... Read More

New QBI Forms 8995 and 8995A: Interpreting Evolving Guidance on SSTBs and the 20% Deductio...
December 10, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide needed guidance for tax advisers and professionals calculating the qualified business income (QBI) deduction and completing new forms 8995 and 8995A for 2019. The panel will discuss the completion of the new forms, including the latest developments with QBI and specified se... Read More

Closing Protection Letters for Title Insurance: Key Provisions, Common Issues, Recent ALTA...
December 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide real estate counsel with practical guidance for structuring closing protection letters (CPLs) for title insurance, particularly after the recent ALTA revisions. Read More

Outbound Foreign Income Tax Reporting Basics: Filing Requirements and Thresholds
Reconciling Income, Credits and Treaty Benefits, Foreign Entity Classification, GILTI
December 10, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers with a guide to the framework of reporting foreign income and its accompanying tax obligations. The panel will detail the tax treatment of various classes of income, describe the remaining framework of deferral opportunities, credits for foreign taxes paid, tax... Read More

New PHMSA Gas Pipeline Safety Rules: Compliance Issues for Onshore Natural Gas and Hazardo...
December 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide oil and gas counsel an in-depth analysis of the new Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration's (PHMSA) final rules on onshore natural gas transmission and hazardous liquid pipelines. The panel will discuss the final regulations on the safety of gas transmi... Read More

Patenting Pharmaceutical Drug Formulations: Withstanding Litigation and PTAB Challenges
December 10, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to patent counsel on patenting drug formulations from drafting through patent prosecution and enforcement. The panel will examine lessons learned from the case law and offer strategies to overcome the potential challenges. Read More

Medicaid Planning When a Spouse Enters a Nursing Home: Avoiding Costly Pitfalls to Preserv...
CSRA, Monthly Maintenance Needs Allowance, Exempt Asset Requirements, and More
December 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide elder law counsel with the tools to assist their married clients in Medicaid planning when one spouse enters a nursing home. The program will discuss how to best leverage the community spouse resource allowance (CSRA) and Medicaid monthly minimum maintenace needs allowa... Read More

Divorce: Division of Stock Options and Restricted Stock Units
Identifying, Classifying and Valuing Options and RSUs for Equitable Distribution and/or In...
December 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare family law practitioners and financial experts to better represent litigants in identifying, classifying, and valuing stock options and restricted stock units (RSUs) for purposes of both equitable distribution and income availability upon divorce or in the context of po... Read More

Third Parties and Attorney-Client Privilege: Common Interest, Functional Equivalence, Crim...
December 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Structuring Supply Chain Agreements: New Guidance on Prop 65 Compliance
December 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Horizontal vs. Vertical Exhaustion of Insurance: Priority of Coverage and Settlement for B...
December 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide insurance counsel with a review of essential issues in horizontal and vertical insurance, the interrelationship between the liability of the primary carrier and the excess insurer, and best practices to resolve priority of coverage disputes. Read More

Stock Compensation, Deferred Compensation and State Income Taxes
Compliance with Corporate and Employer Filing
December 11, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

This webinar will discuss the state tax implications of incentive stock options (ISOs), non-qualified stock options, restricted stock units (RSUs), and other forms of stock compensation, including withholding obligations and issues involving mobile employee incentives. Read More

Employee Benefit Plan Audit Peer Reviews
Preparing for Risk Assessment, Control Document Inspection, and Other Peer Reviewer Concer...
December 11, 2019 CPE Live Webinar

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

Discharging Student Loan Debt in Bankruptcy: Borrower and Creditor Perspectives
Bankruptcy Code Provisions; Educational Loan Types; Relevant Cases; Partial Discharge; Spe...
December 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide practical guidance to counsel for both borrowers and creditors on student loan debt in bankruptcy, including bankruptcy court treatment of different types of educational loans, Bankruptcy Code provisions governing student loans, relevant cases and judicial precedent in... Read More

New SEC Guidance on Proxy Voting and Proxy Advisers
Proxy Advice as Solicitation, New Requirements for Investment Advisers in Voting Clients'...
December 11, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine new SEC guidance regarding investment adviser voting responsibilities and provide instruction on the adjustments investment advisers must make to their proxy voting procedures in order to comply. The panel will also discuss the SEC's new interpretation of proxy advice a... Read More

Deposition Strategies in Employment Litigation: Taking and Defending Depositions of Plaint...
Leveraging Deposition Testimony During Discovery, Summary Judgment, Settlement, and Trial
December 12, 2019 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

Claiming the Section 41 R&D Credit: Small Business Provisions
Calculation and Substantiation of QRAs and QREs, Using R&D Credits to Offset Payroll Tax a...
December 12, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and compliance professionals with a thorough and practical guide to Section 41 Research and Development (R&D) Income Tax Credits. The panel will identify activities treated as qualified research activities (QRAs), offer guidance on documenting and claiming the... Read More

IRC Section 461(l) Business Loss Limitations: New Form 461
December 12, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will explain how to calculate losses under new Section 461(l) and report these losses on Form 461. The panel will discuss what is and is not trade or business income, capital gains and losses to include in the calculation, calculating loss carryforwards, and completing Form 461 with nee... Read More

New IRS Final Regulations for Hardship Distributions Under 401(k) and 403(b) Plans
Notable Changes and Required Amendments for Retirement Plans, Key Compliance Challenges fo...
December 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide ERISA counsel, plan sponsors, and administrators a detailed analysis of the new IRS final regulations for hardship distributions for 401(k) and 403(b) plans. The panel will discuss key provisions of the final rules, necessary amendments for retirement plan documents, ad... Read More

Structuring 1031 Like-Kind Exchanges: Revisiting "Real Property," Applying 199A Business D...
December 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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

Using IPRs to Challenge and Defend Patents: Standing, Serial IPRs, Unintended Consequences
December 12, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on the use of IPRs. The panel will discuss how large companies are leveraging the IPR system, as well as the risks involved. The panel will also examine what small companies and startups can do to counter challenges from large patent holders. Read More

Defeating Reptilian Tactics in First-Party Insurance Cases
Responding to Reptile Techniques During Discovery, Deposition, Voir Dire, Opening Statemen...
December 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide insurance counsel on the increasing application of the "reptile theory" in first-party insurance cases. Our panel will explore tactics used by counsel for insureds to leverage this litigation strategy and steps insurers can take to neutralize them effectively. The panel w... Read More

Tax Research Techniques: Internet Sites and Tools, Methodology, Documentation and Communic...
December 17, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will enable new and seasoned tax professionals to perform tax research more efficiently. Our panel of experts will identify reliable and accessible internet tools and sites available to facilitate the preparation of returns and tax research. They will also explain the fundamentals of re... Read More

Non-Compete Covenants in M&A: Structuring to Bind Sellers and Key Employees
Navigating State Laws and Recent Court Cases Regarding Enforceability
December 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will offer guidance in drafting non-compete clauses in contracts for the purchase and sale of a business. The panel will also discuss related non-compete agreements for key employees, sellers, and founders of the target entity, and the limitations associated with each. The panel wil... Read More

Effective Reply Briefs in Appellate Practice: Strategic Uses, Best Practices for Drafting
December 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

The CLE webinar will provide guidance to appellate lawyers on strategic uses of--and best practices for drafting--reply briefs in appellate practice. The panel will provide insights, explore those best practices, and offer concrete tips for drafting a reply that will win a case before, or without th... Read More

Structuring Anti-Net Short Provisions in Syndicated Credit Facilities
Determining When a Net Short Position Exists: Divestment, Voting, and Other Limitations
December 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the issues presented by these complex and rapidly evolving terms, and the other so-called "Windstream provisions" that attempt to shield borrowers from net short debt activist investors. Read More

Cannabis and Corporate Law: Solving New Problems in Entity Formation and Jurisdiction, Inv...
December 17, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will address specific issues of which every corporate attorney should be knowledgable when representing companies doing business in and with the cannabis industry. When a product, once illegal and scorned, becomes a significant market segment seemingly overnight, counsel cannot rely... Read More

Intellectual Property in Government Contracts: Negotiating, Preserving and Enforcing IP Ri...
December 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel in preserving and protecting clients' intellectual property rights in government contracting. The panel will review best practices for counsel for negotiating the contract and will address potential government misuse of the IP and remedies. Read More

Tax Treatment of Cannabis Partnerships: Pass-Through Entity Selection Strategies to Minimi...
Utilizing 199A QBI Deduction to Mitigate the Gross Income Inclusion and Section 280E Deduc...
December 18, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advice to partnerships engaged in the cannabis business in states that have legalized its sale and/or cultivation. The panel will discuss the eligibility of pass-through entities claiming the QBI deduction, detail the rules limiting expense deduction under Section 280E,... Read More

Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets and Cybersecurity Under RUFADAA: Avoiding Liability
Passwords, Inventory, Assessing Risks, and Updating Documentation
December 19, 2019 CPE, EA Live Webinar

This webinar will provide tax advisers and estate fiduciaries with a guide to handling digital assets in an estate. Our panel of experts will identify how the new Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act (RUFADAA) can allow fiduciaries to circumvent access restrictions common to terms... Read More

Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Compliance in Joint Ventures and Consortia: Minimizing FCPA...
January 7, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will provide counsel for companies in international joint ventures (JVs) or consortia with guidance on effective compliance programs to minimize Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) risks. The panel will examine the unique FCPA issues, offer best practices to mitigate risks, and rev... Read More

Structuring Real Estate Loans With Foreign Borrowers, Trusts, and Tenants in Common
Documenting U.S. Assets of Foreign Guarantors, Reviewing TIC Agreements, Revocable vs. Irr...
January 8, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will enable counsel to structure real estate loans with borrowers that are foreign investors and guarantors; trusts as investors or guarantors; and tenants in common (TIC). Lending standards have evolved for handling the different borrowers. The panel will discuss issues unique to e... Read More

Divorce and Social Security Benefits: Navigating Complex Rules for Support
January 8, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will focus on the issues family law counsel must consider when a client receives social security income (SSI) or social security disability income (SSDI). The panel will discuss considerations when calculating alimony and child support and best practices for structuring the divorce... Read More

Cyber Insurance in Commercial Contracts: Allocation of Risk, Coverage, Interplay With Othe...
January 9, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide counsel on negotiating and drafting provisions allocating cybersecurity risks through the use of insurance. Our panel will discuss the increasing need for these terms, key considerations in placing coverage, and their interplay with other insurance provisions in commercia... Read More

Negotiating and Navigating the Fraud Exception in Private Company Acquisitions
Key Considerations For Drafting a Fraud Exception to an M&A Contractual Indemnification Pr...
January 9, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the game-changing role the fraud exception could play in private target M&A agreements, with a focus on contouring limitations on indemnification and other remedies based on fraud claims. Read More

Responding to Trademark Office Actions: Assessing Response Alternatives and Persuading the...
Overcoming Challenges With Descriptiveness, Likelihood of Confusion, Blocking Citations, a...
January 9, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide trademark counsel responding to Trademark Office Actions on the key considerations and potential alternative responses. The panel will offer strategies for counsel to overcome PTO objections that arise in the trademark application process. Read More

Secured Financing of Inventory: Revolving Credit, UCC Perfection, Proceeds, Competing Lien...
January 22, 2020 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will enable finance counsel to structure a revolving credit financing where inventory is the collateral. The panel discussion will include attachment and perfection under the UCC, ensuring a continuing interest in proceeds upon sale, and how best to establish priority over competing... Read More