Nixon Peabody's Complimentary CLE Program

Date: March 04, 2016

Time: 8:00 am–2:45 p.m.

Location: Nixon Peabody LLP, Rochester office

Contact: Lisa Lodadio

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
8:30 a.m. Welcome
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
10:20 a.m. Break
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

Continuing Education

Earn up to 6.0 hours of CLE credit, including 1.0 hour of ethics (more CLE details here).

Back to top