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How the FTC Identifies, Targets, and Tracks Companies Alleged to Engage in Improper Data Privacy, Data Security, Advertising, or Marketing Practices: A Guide for In-House Counsel

Program Number: 2534 Presenter: David A. Zetoony, Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online is not available until after the program date **** The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) files around 70 actions each year for alleged bad data privacy, data security, advertising, or marketing practices. In addition, the FTC conducts hundreds of other investigations that do not ultimately lead to an enforcement action. This program discusses the ways in which the FTC identifies its enforcement targets and focuses in particular on the FTC’s use of consumer complaint data to track companies and to identify enforcement targets.

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Successfully Navigating False Claims Act Enforcement in the Health Care Space

Program Number: 2533 Presenter: Darryl T. Landahl, Esq., Laura S. Perlov, Esq., Cliff Stricklin, Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online is not available until after the program date **** Darryl Landahl, Cliff Stricklin and Laura Perlov discuss successfully navigating False Claims Act (FCA) enforcement against health care companies, including hospitals, physicians groups and health insurers alike. Topics include: • Government pursuit of cases against health care entities and its success rate. • Recent enforcement trend in bringing FCA claims against health care companies based upon submission of allegedly false Medicare Risk Adjustment data, resulting in higher payments for Medicare Advantage members. • Overview of risk adjustment calculation and submission requirements. • FCA developments and recent cases regarding the Public Disclosure Bar and Original Source Requirement • Recent developments and decisions regarding Stark and Anti-Kickback Actions

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Asset Protection Planning for Attorneys: Part III: Litigation Challenges and other Threats to Integrated Estate Planning Trusts

Program Number: 2532 Presenter: Barry S. Engel, Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online is not available until after the program date **** Time is often of the essence with respect to litigation challenges or other types of threats that may arise against an integrated estate planning trust (“IEPT”) or a related underlying entity. Join Barry Engel as he provides: (1) an introduction and comprehensive overview of the concepts of contempt of court principles; (2) an overview of trust litigation issues; and (3) an introduction to concepts involving protecting individually-held assets (referred to as “Level I” Planning) and concepts involving protecting the assets of a business or professional practice (referred to as “Level II” Planning). Our presenter also discusses how the attorney can borrow planning concepts from Level I Planning and apply them in the context of Level II Planning. Note: this program may also be taken as a stand-alone program by attorneys well-versed

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Asset Protection Planning for Attorneys: Part II: Design Variables Applicable to a Given Integrated Estate Plan

Program Number: 2531 Presenter: Barry S. Engel, Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online is not available until after the program date **** Once attorneys are well-versed in the core foundations and principles of integrated estate planning (see, e.g., Part I-program 2530), they can endeavor to assist their clients with a plan’s design and implementation. In this intermediate-level course that is the second of a three-part series, Barry Engel provides a discussion of the design variables applicable to a given plan. Topic areas include: (1) planning through family limited partnerships and limited liability companies; (2) trusts under state law for asset protection planning; (3) the foreign integrated estate planning trust (“IEPT”); (4) comparing state law trusts with foreign law trusts; (5) choice of law and conflicts of law issues; (6) other foreign-based planning tools; (7) expatriation; (8) protection of retirement benefits; and (9) ethical, civil and criminal considerations. Note: this program may also be taken as a stand-alone program

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Asset Protection Planning for Attorneys: Part I: Key Concepts Involved with Integrated Estate Planning and its Asset Protection Component

Program Number: 2530 Presenter: Barry S. Engel, Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online is not available until after the program date **** Asset protection planning should be an integral part of any estate plan. In this initial introductory-level course that is the first in a three-part series, Barry Engel introduces the key concepts involved with integrated estate planning and its asset protection component. Areas of discussion include: (1) what are some of the core concepts relevant to asset protection planning; (2) what is an integrated estate planning trust (“IEPT”); (3) what constitutes a fraudulent transfer and what the downside can be for the client and for the planner; (4) spousal gifting as a planning tool; (5) joint ownership of property as a planning tool; (6) the use of state law and federal exemptions as a planning tool; (7) annuities as a planning; and (8) insurance as a planning tool. Additionally, a model integrated estate planning structure is presented

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Legal Developments in Patent Licensing, from the Celesq®-West LegalEdcenter IP Master Series

Program Number: 2529IP Presenter: Michael J. Kasdan, Esq. - Wiggin and Dana LLP

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online is not available until after the program date **** Michael Kasdan discusses monetization of patent assets, focusing on key developments in the case law that affect strategy and valuation in patent licensing and other monetization techniques. Topics include the Federal Circuit’s Ericsson v. D-Link case, which provides guidance on damages for standard essential patents; the recent amendments to the patent policy of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) to clarify the FRAND obligations of its members when licensing patents covering IEEE Standards; and the Federal Circuit’s latest pronouncement on patent exhaustion in Helferich Patent Licensing, LLC.

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Managing Accommodations, the Interactive Process and Leaves of Absence: An Essential Guide for In-House Employment and Corporate Counsel

Program Number: 2528 Presenter: Ann Kotlarski, Esq.

*** Not available by CD or online until after the program date *** It is remarkably easy for an employer to run afoul of the many, varied federal legal requirements concerning accommodations, the interactive process and leaves of absence. How do you address situations arising under the American with Disabilities Act, the Pregnancy Discrimination Act and/or the FMLA? So many issues need to be considered, including: when is an employer on notice that an employee may need an accommodation, when an employee needs an accommodation or a leave, what can be asked about their condition, can any restrictions or limitations be placed on intermittent leave, how much leave must an employer provide to an employee, and exactly what kinds of leave are employees entitled to, what about religious accommodations? Join Ann Kotlarski, who focuses on answers to these and many other questions as well as practical pointers to help in-house employment

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Conducting Effective Workplace Investigations: A Nuts and Bolts Guide for In-House Employment and Corporate Counsel

Program Number: 2527 Presenter: Ann Kotlarski, Esq.

*** Not available by CD or online until after the program date *** Employers can be sued for numerous types of alleged employee misconduct—harassment, discrimination, retaliation, failure to accommodate, and more. For employers, the key issue is not so much the type of misconduct as what the company does to investigate the claim. Because flawed investigations can result in adverse consequences ranging from employee discontent to a jury verdict, conducting prompt and thorough investigations is crucial to any employment claim. For example, did you know that failure to conduct an “appropriate” investigation can be used to prove an employer’s discriminatory or retaliatory intent, and what exactly is an “appropriate” investigation? Join Ann Kotlarski, who provides a nuts and bolts discussion for conducting proper investigations that can convince your employees and a jury that you have done the right thing, including: determining what to investigate; formulating an investigation plan; conducting interviews;

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Advising Board Members and Executives on Data Security and Data Privacy Risks: Legal Issues and Practical Considerations

Program Number: 2526 Presenter: Jason D. Haislmaier, Esq.

Data security and data privacy issues have risen with extraordinary speed to become “top ten” priorities for boards of both public and private companies alike. Yet board members and executives often find themselves ill-equipped to assess and address their quickly expanding responsibilities in these areas. Join Jason Haislmaier of Bryan Cave LLP for a discussion of the growing legal, regulatory, and shareholder requirements and expectations regarding data security and privacy confronted by board members and executives. More than just another rundown of why board members and executives should be concerned with data security and privacy issues, this presentation also provides strategies and practices for both advising and supporting board members and executives in these quickly expanding areas.

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Understanding Data Security Litigation: A Guide for In-House Counsel

Program Number: 2525 Presenter: Joshua A. James, Esq., Jena M. Valdetero, Esq

This program provides an overview of the types of legal and regulatory claims a company may be faced with in the wake of a data breach. In-house counsel should walk away understanding the potential exposure faced by their companies and strategies for defeating such claims.

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