Upcoming Programs

Telephone, Texts and the TCPA: Everything Healthcare Organizations Need to Know
  • Webinar
  •  Sep 26 '18, 13:00 EDT
  •  1.5 General COA, 1.5 CLE

Healthcare is among the top-three industries being targeted for Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) litigation. How can you protect your organization?

In a new webinar, Manatt provides an in-depth look at the TCPA and how it applies to healthcare communications, as well as discusses approaches for mitigating litigation risks.  The session will present a detailed overview of TCPA regulations, restrictions, statutory damages and litigation trends.  Participants will gain an understanding of consent requirements and what triggers them, the FCC’s definition of autodialers and the resulting challenges, and the distinctions between informational and marketing calls.  

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Examining Payroll's Role in the Tax Code Overhaul
  • Webinar
  •  Sep 26 '18, 14:00 EDT

Join Bloomberg Tax for a free webinar to discover key resources addressing the still incomplete implementation of the recent tax code overhaul for payroll.

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Retirement Plan Offerings: Strategies for Impacting Savings & Talent Management
  • Webinar
  •  Sep 27 '18, 13:00 EDT
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE, 1.0 SHRM, 1.0 HRCI

With increased focus on recruiting and retaining the best and brightest, law firms and legal service providers have been optimizing their qualified retirement plan offerings in order to remain competitive. This webinar will offer valuable insights into the benefits of a well-structured retirement plan.

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Cross-Border Deals Today & Tomorrow: Artificial Intelligence & Minimizing Risk
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 3 '18, 12:00 EDT
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

Artificial intelligence is becoming an essential part of cross-border deals due to the increasing volume of data involved and requires that leaders look for innovative ways to create efficiencies within the deal process.  However, artificial intelligence can also create various legal risks if not used properly during cross-border transactions, and attorneys need to understand where both the risks and opportunities lie for today and tomorrow.

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What Health Care Organizations and Their Attorneys Need to Know About GDPR Implementation
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 4 '18, 13:00 EDT
  •  1.0 CLE; 1.0 General COA

On May 25, 2018, a new comprehensive data protection law called the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect in the European Union (EU).  The GDPR imposes a number of new rules on companies, government agencies, non-profits, and other organizations that offer goods and services to people located in the EU, or that collect and analyze data tied to people located in the EU.

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How Information Governance Promotes Information Security
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 15 '18, 11:30 EDT
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

Corporations with robust information governance are better able to protect and access sensitive data, whether it’s intellectual property, financial information, or third-party personal data. An integrated approach to information management can help mitigate the risk of breaches, and can potentially limit regulatory consequences or litigation.

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Elevating Environmental Due Diligence: Key Strategies for Success
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 16 '18, 13:00 EDT
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

Environmental due diligence is a key piece of any property transaction. If this process is conducted improperly, you could face liabilities from unexpected exposure to environmental claims or sanctions for non-compliance, in addition to steep costs to address these issues.

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Creating Value in Your Real Estate Contract Negotiations by Focusing on Standard/Customary Terms
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 16 '18, 13:00 EDT
  •  1.0 CLE, General COA

When a dispute arises, those “customary” or miscellaneous contract terms that may have been an afterthought or that took a backseat to substantive deal terms become critical. They shape the scope and path of a dispute. Sometimes they discourage a suit from being brought.  When a suit is brought, they can impact the resolution and the remedies that are available. This webinar examines ways to add value to real estate contract negotiations, both from the perspective of deal lawyer and a litigator, by focusing on customary or typical real estate contract terms.

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Protecting Your Business in 2019 for California’s New Consumer Privacy Legislation
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 17 '18, 13:00 EDT
  •  1.5 General COA, 1.5 CLE

Earlier this year, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), the nation’s strictest consumer privacy and data protection legislation. This far-reaching measure impacts a significant number of entities. Given the CCPA’s novelty, many companies are grappling with interpreting its requirements to ensure that their privacy and data security policies and procedures are in compliance by the effective date of Jan. 1, 2020. In the wake of these critical developments, what does your company need to know, and how should you prepare?

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The Post-Wayfair Nexus World: Recent Developments and Future Activity
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 17 '18, 14:00 EDT
  •   1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE, 1.2 CPE

Since the Supreme Court’s monumental sales and use tax nexus decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair on June 21, 2018, the anticipated explosion of reaction has not disappointed.

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Advanced Planning Presents: Tax Considerations for Working with Clients in Retirement
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 18 '18, 13:00 EDT
  •  1.2 CPE, 1.0 CLE, 1.0 CFP, 1.0 General COA

Northwestern Mutual invites you to participate in a live webinar on the tax considerations for clients entering or living in retirement. As clients approach retirement, they have many risks including longevity, market volatility, inflation, taxes, health and long-term care, and leaving a legacy for their children. The webinar will look at how to manage these risks and how different income sources are taxed in retirement, such as investable assets, retirement accounts, annuities, and life insurance. Understanding your clients’ risks and type of income sources are the cornerstones of good retirement planning.

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Building Tomorrow’s Workforce with Today’s Talent
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 23 '18, 12:00 EDT
  •  1.0 HRCI, 1.0 General COA

Worker training and professional development has changed significantly over the past decade. How companies choose to provide a value proposition for workers includes not only brand promise, base pay and benefits, but also the likelihood of advancement and an achievable career path - the nature of which might not follow a traditional ladder-like structure at all.

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Beyond Litigation: Maximizing the Benefits of Financial Forensics
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 23 '18, 13:00 EDT
  •  1.0 CLE; 1.0 General COA

Various financial forensics tools, including artificial intelligence, pattern recognition, and machine learning, are being implemented by in-house legal teams to create efficiencies within their litigation process.  As corporate legal departments are still learning how to effectively use these tools for litigation, they often overlook how these tools have evolved to create solutions related to technology and data within the overall business.

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California Litigation Risks for Financial Institutions in 2018 and Beyond: What Lies Ahead?
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 23 '18, 14:00 EDT
  •  1.5 General COA, 1.5 CLE

As a highly-regulated industry, financial institutions must ensure they’re keeping up with rapidly changing laws.  What are the game-changing litigation developments and trends affecting financial institutions for the remainder of 2018 – and how do are they impacting the industry?  Join us for this 90-minute webinar, sponsored by Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP which will include a discussion of the newest and most significant California regulatory developments, including the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), and recent court decisions impacting financial institutions.  This session will provide key strategies for ensuring that you are helping your organization stay compliant in a volatile regulatory environment.

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Keeping Up with Changes in International Tax
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 30 '18, 13:00 EDT
  •  1.2 CPE, 1.0 CLE, 1.0 General COA

The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act fundamentally altered the tax environment for U.S. multinational companies (“MNCs”). In addition, the OECD BEPS project, the EU’s Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive and other local country regulations are adding to the complexity that finance and tax executives of MNCs are facing daily. In order to maximize tax benefits and cost savings, companies need to rethink their corporate structure, their financial priorities, and their tax strategy.

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Latest On-Demand Programs

New Developments in the SEC and CFTC Whistleblower Programs: Record Year for Awards and Narrowed Whistleblower Protection
  • On-demand
  •  1.5 General COA, 1.5 CLE, 1.5 HRCI, 1.5 SHRM

This year the SEC and CFTC have issued record whistleblower awards and are experiencing an increase in whistleblower disclosures.  And in 2018, the Supreme Court issued an opinion construing the Dodd-Frank Act’s anti-retaliation provision that will likely have a significant impact on corporate compliance programs.

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Securities Enforcement Developments and the Tools to Face Them
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 CLE; General COA

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has received a good deal of press recently because of a U.S. Supreme Court decision, Lucia v. SEC, which decided the way in which the SEC administrative law judges are hired is unconstitutional. Additionally, the Supreme Court granted cert to hear another securities enforcement case. The second case, Lorenzo, is interesting because Judge Brett Kavanaugh, the president’s choice to fill the high court seat of retired Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy, sat on the panel that heard the previous review of Frank Lorenzo’s case and wrote a dissent from the majority holding.

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2018 Chemical Policy Summit Series Part IV: TSCA Confidential Business Information and Generic Naming Conventions: Analyzing the New Rules
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

Protecting confidential business information (CBI), including chemical identity, has never been easy but remains an essential component of a successful commercial chemical strategy.  New Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Section 14 is much more prescriptive about what can and cannot be protected and what submitters must do to substantiate CBI to withstand scrutiny.  Importantly, TSCA Section 14(c)(4) required EPA to develop guidance to assist stakeholders in determining structurally descriptive generic names to protect specific chemical identity from disclosure.  On June 21, 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued guidance updating and replacing the 1985 guidance, Guidance for Creating Generic Names for Confidential Chemical Substance Identity Reporting under the Toxic Substances Control Act.  While the new guidance is not fundamentally different from the 1985 version, there are important changes.

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Opioid Litigation: An Industry in the Crosshairs
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 CLE; General COA

As the opioid crisis continues to ravage communities across the United States, local, state, and federal government attorneys have begun to focus on the role of the pharmaceutical industry in the creation of this epidemic.  The industry currently faces hundreds of lawsuits from governments and plaintiffs’ firms who want pharmaceutical companies, drug distributors, and drug retailers to help bear some of the financial burden that has been inflicted upon communities as a result of this epidemic.

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De-Mystifying DTC for Restructuring Professionals
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

Companies considering or facing a possible corporate restructuring, and their counsel, should understand the realities of The Depository Trust Company, the U.S. securities depository that holds all securities in “Street” name, and related process considerations.
 

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Products Liability and the Internet of Things
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 CLE, General COA

This new practical webinar will discuss the Internet of Things (“IoT”), which refers to the connection of everyday objects to the internet or other networks. We will explore the advantages, as well as risks of smart devices generally, in the context of potential medical device and pharmaceutical injury claims.  We also will discuss possible theories of liability for plaintiffs and will suggest best practices for mitigating liability in this emerging area of law.

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Get The Most Out Of Your Legal Process Outsourcing
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 CLE, 1.0 General COA

Legal process outsourcing is an increasingly useful alternative in an environment where law firms and in-house counsel need to reduce costs, as expectations for efficiency and accountability are rising. As more companies outsource projects, firms should recognize the value in collaborating both with their clients and with independent LPOs.

Join Bloomberg Law for a 60-minute complimentary webinar that provides insight on where LPOs can add value to routine, high-volume work, and how to choose the right provider.

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Corporate Compliance Complexities 2018: Key Challenges in Varying Jurisdictions
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 CLE; COA

Corporate compliance is getting more and more complex every day.  Global regulations as well as local regulations are increasing as is the push for transparency. International businesses are facing a struggle when it comes to understanding this new landscape. 

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Millennials and the Future of the Global Workplace
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 HRCI, 1.0 HRCI Global, 1.0 SHRM, 1.0 General COA

Millennial workers make up an increasingly large share of the global workforce, and attracting and retaining them has never been more important. Despite this, many multinationals have been slow to adapt to the generation’s expectations and values.

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Combining Contract Intelligence with Information Governance to Find Value in Your Data
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

How can you use Data Governance to add value to the organization? Information Governance and Contract Intelligence offer multiple ways to not only reduce risk, but gain efficiencies. IG programs have largely gone from catch-all, ‘boil the ocean’ pursuits to a series of concrete, practical actions an organization can take to reduce data volumes, become more efficient and protect data ‘crown jewels’.

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Update on OSHA’s Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 CLE; General COA

In this educational webinar, panelists will explain OSHA’s 2016 rule on recording and reporting workplace injuries and illnesses, as well as recent changes to the rule. These experts will examine the use of incentive programs and post-accident drug testing and discuss how these can be used in the workplace without running afoul of the rule’s prohibition against retaliation.

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Keeping Up with Artificial Intelligence in the Legal Industry: Key Risks & Opportunities
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 CLE

The use of artificial intelligence in the legal industry is increasing at a rapid pace as it can be used to create efficiencies and streamline processes.  However, in order to use this technology effectively, practitioners must understand where artificial intelligence can be helpful in their legal work, as well as understand risks that may arise and how to mitigate them. 

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