Date: March 04, 2016
Time: 8:00 am–2:45 p.m.
Location: Nixon Peabody LLP, Rochester office
We cordially invite you to join us to learn about trending issues in M&A, updates regarding Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”) and data privacy class actions, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s new crowdfunding rules, the management of substance abuse in the workplace, the use of digital device forensic examinations in investigations of departing employees, ethical considerations for in-house counsel, and more. Complimentary lunch will be served between the morning and afternoon sessions.
|8:00 a.m.||Registration and complimentary breakfast|
|8:40 a.m.||I agreed to what? Issues to consider when drafting M&A agreements (and other contracts too) |
Carolyn Nussbaum and Jeff LaBarge
|9:30 a.m.||Staying Ahead of the Class: Updates in TCPA and Data Privacy Litigation |
Dan Deane and Kate Martinez
|10:40 a.m.||Standing out from the Crowd: Navigating the SEC’s Rules for Securities-Based Crowdfunding |
Deborah McLean, Isaac Figueras, and Brian G. Becker
|11:30 a.m.||When You Can’t “Just Say No”: Best Practices for Accommodating Medical Marijuana and Managing Substance Abuse in the Workplace |
Todd Shinaman and Joe Carello
|12:20 p.m.||Networking lunch|
|1:00 p.m.||Hardware, software, beware: How to avoid criminal, civil, and ethical pitfalls when investigating departing employees |
Chris Thomas and Stephen Jones
|1:50 p.m.||Recent Trends: Ethical Considerations for In-House Counsel |
Sheldon Smith and Kevin Saunders
Earn up to 6.0 hours of CLE credit, including 1.0 hour of ethics (more CLE details here).