12th Annual California MCLE Seminar—San Francisco

Date: January 18, 2017

Time: 7:30 a.m.–5:10 p.m.

Location: Nixon Peabody LLP, One Embarcadero Center, San Francisco, CA 94111

Contact: Sandra Puljic

Please join us for Nixon Peabody’s 12th Annual MCLE “super” seminar for corporate counsel and legal executives. Complete your MCLE requirements by the February 1, 2017, deadline (Group 3, N-Z) and stay up to date on cutting-edge legal topics impacting every organization.

Earn up to 8.0 hours of MCLE credit including:

  • Competence (1.0 hour)
  • Elimination of bias (1.0 hour)
  • Ethics (2.0 hours)
  • General credit (4.0 hours)

Registration is complimentary and includes breakfast and lunch.


7:30 a.m.

Registration and continental breakfast

8:00 a.m.

Corporate investment in China and Europe and the potential impacts of the Trump administration
Jinjian Huang, Richard Zolezzi

9:00 a.m.

Real estate and technology: How autonomous vehicles, drones, virtual reality and other emerging technology is shaping real estate construction and development
John Foust, Ian O’Banion

10:00 a.m.


10:10 a.m.

Marijuana legalization’s impacts on labor and employment
Jeff Tanenbaum, Traci Bernard-Marks

11:10 a.m.

Sex and the attorney-client relationship (ethics credit)
Jeff Tanenbaum, Bonnie Glatzer, Rachel Conn

12:10 p.m.


1:00 p.m.

Stress management, mental health and substance abuse (competence credit)
Dr. Robert Lieb

2:00 p.m.

Privacy and data security
Jason Gonzalez

3:00 p.m.


3:10 p.m.

Diversity is smart business (elimination of bias credit)
Rekha Chiruvolu

4:10 p.m.

Ethics in a digital age (ethics credit)
Erik Birkeneder, Tony Thai


  • Traci Bernard-Marks, Associate
  • Erik Birkeneder, Associate
  • Rekha Chiruvolu, Manager of Diversity and Inclusion
  • Rachel Conn
  • John Foust, Counsel
  • Bonnie Glatzer, Partner
  • Jason Gonzalez, Partner
  • Jinjian Huang, Partner
  • Dr. Robert Lieb, Ph.D., Principal & Clinical Director, Pacific Psycare Associates
  • Ian O’Banion, Associate
  • Jeff Tanenbaum, Partner
  • Tony Thai, Assistant General Counsel, YP, LLC
  • Richard Zolezzi, Counsel

Continuing Education

This course is eligible for 8.0 MCLE credits (4.0 general, 2.0 ethics, 1.0 elimination of bias, and 1.0 competence issues) based on CA MCLE rules. See details here.

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