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.
Labor and Employment Litigation, Labor and Employment Counseling and Compliance, Labor and Employment
Managing employee requests related to disabilities (actual, perceived or alleged) is a trap for the unwary human resources department. Requests may involve leave for extended or unlimited periods of time, workplace changes and more. Employers must consider the interaction between numerous laws, including the Family Medical Leave Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act, as well as their state counterparts.
In this session, our employment attorneys will review the Family Medi...
Advertising Litigation, Advertising Counseling and Compliance, Securities Litigation and Enforcement, Litigation, COVID-19 Response
The FTC has sent warning letters to hundreds of companies who suggested that their products can be used to prevent, treat, or cure COVID-19. The FTC has also issued warning letters for implied earnings claims connected to the pandemic, alleging that some companies have overpromised on the financial opportunities available. This session addresses the legal considerations companies should be aware of when marketing during these unique times to avoid consumer and competitor lawsuits, government ...