Public Sector and Government Entities, PFAS and Emerging Contaminants
PFAS belong to a class of man-made chemicals known as perfluorinated compounds. There are thousands of PFAS chemicals in use and in the environment today. These chemicals include perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS), perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), perfluorodecanoic acid (PFDA), perfluorononanoic acid (PFNA), perfluorobutanesulfonic acid (PFBS), perfluorohexanoic acid (PFHxA), perfluorohexanesulfonate (PFHxS), and HFPO dimer acid (GenX).
PFAS were originally developed in the 1940s, and put in...
Communications, Communications Regulation, Communications Enforcement, Investigations and Audits, Government Relations and Public Policy, International Telecoms, Communications Business and Strategic Planning, Closing the Digital Divide and Enabling Connected Life
In this session, our communications attorneys review the state of the federal Universal Service Fund. The session provides an in-depth look at all four USF programs and the USF contribution mechanism, highlighting major developments in the last year and trends for the upcoming year. In addition, this year we will discuss how the ongoing pandemic has influenced the importance of the USF and related policy decisions.
This webinar supplements the knowledge our clients gain from ...
Consumer Class Action Defense, Food and Drug Litigation, Food and Drug Regulation
This presentation is an overview of the latest food labeling and consumer class action trends. The content is designed to help food companies stay on top of the regulatory priorities relative to claims and nutrition labeling and ahead of plaintiffs’ attorneys looking for their next false advertising case.
Securities and Capital Markets, Private Equity and Venture Capital, Public Offerings, PIPEs and Alternative Investments, Finance and Lending, Corporate
In almost any market, understanding the public offering process is an essential skill for both legal and business advisors. In this session, our corporate lawyers will guide you through the offering process and highlight issues presented by new regulations and the current state of the market. They will discuss specific fact patterns that arise during the IPO process and how to practically address them.
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Advertising Counseling and Compliance, Consumer Product Safety Regulation
This session will cover hot button legal issues and summarize significant developments in consumer product safety and at the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Bankruptcy and Restructuring, Finance and Lending, Corporate, COVID-19 Response
In this program our bankruptcy and restructuring attorneys will discuss the resources available to avoid financial troubles, the legal strategies involved in minimizing financial troubles during the COVID-19 pandemic, and the strategies that will help businesses emerging from the pandemic financially intact.
Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate
In this session, our corporate and M&A attorneys will provide an in-depth analysis of the fundamentals of M&A due diligence, review the critical legal issues and risks associated with M&A transactions in the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, as well as recent developments and trends that will help organizations maximize potential opportunities and mitigate risks.
Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) Defense, Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) Compliance and Counseling, Litigation, Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)
As companies draw on mobile delivery platforms, cloud-based technologies, and third-party vendors to become more sophisticated in their use of telemarketing, autodialer, and text message campaigns, the business risks and potential for class action lawsuits have greatly increased. This session includes an overview of Call Compliance Developments, involving dialing for a number of purposes, such as to cell phones, for telemarketing purposes, and debt collection; TCPA litigation trends; and FTC ...
Financial Institutions , Export Controls and Economic Sanctions, White Collar, Investigations and Compliance, Manufacturing, Technology
In this session, our team provides targeted sanctions compliance guidance for specific industries. Our sanctions attorneys will examine what practical internal compliance procedures must be in place to address the risks your industry faces; what protections should be included in contracts and transaction documents to cover current and/or future sanctions developments; identifying and harnessing internal data to monitor and audit programs; general and specific licensing options; how to d...
Environmental Regulation, Manufacturing
In this program, our environmental attorneys will give a bird’s-eye view of the environmental regulations and standards that allow manufacturers to be confident that their operations and facilities are fully compliant and that they will always be ready for reporting time or surprise inspections.