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Suing & Defending Coronavirus/Covid-19 Contract and Insurance Claims CLE - Telephonic Seminar - Final Hours for $40 Discount

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Learn the latest on Suing & Defending Coronavirus/Covid-19 Contract and Insurance Claims CLE with this convenient, telephonic seminar. All registered attendees who are unable to participate in the teleconference will be e-mailed a complimentary absentee recording & podcast of the full-length seminar two days after the teleconference. Register to obtain CLE & MCLE credit, receive access to complete course & reference materials, and attend this telephonic seminar.

Suing & Defending Coronavirus/Covid-19 Contract and Insurance Claims CLE

90-Minute, Telephonic Seminar
Noon-1:30 PM (Eastern Time)
Thursday, April 16, 2020

Final Hours for $40 Discount

Register for CLE & MCLE credit - specific credit hours are listed at the bottom of this page.

Benefits:

The rapid spread of the Coronavirus, or Covid-19, has significantly disrupted the global economy and caused breaches to unprecedented number of contracts. There is a surging demand for attorneys to timely counsel corporate, private and government clients on claims and defenses related to this epidemic. In particular, attorneys must be fluent on contractual obligations, novel causes of action, how & when force majeure applies, other cutting-edge defenses, drafting & responding to contractual claims, strategies on litigating breach claims, alternatives, cross-border considerations, insurance coverage, and effectively documenting evidence in Covid-19 related claims, damages, among others. The faculty for this seminar features three leading authorities in this practice, who will share the latest legal developments, regulations, compliance, and requirements for government, in-house, & private practitioners alike. This comprehensive program is a must-attend for attorneys seeking to best counsel clients on legal issues involving the Coronavirus, or Covid-19. Registration includes online access to course and reference materials that serve as a helpful guide to the numerous topics and techniques discussed in the program.

Agenda:

a. Legal Issues involving the Coronavirus/Covid-19

b. Contract Obligations Related to Covid-19

c. Drafting Winning Complaints

d. Utilizing Novel Causes of Action

e. Latest Development involving Force Majeure

f. Cutting-edge Defenses

g. Effectively Documenting Evidence

h. Calculating & Mitigating Damage

i. Cross-Border Considerations

j. Availing Insurance Coverage

k. Avoiding Critical Pitfalls

l. Alternatives for Clients

Interactive Question & Answer Session

Biography of Seminar Faculty:

1. Thomas G. Allen is a Partner at Greenberg Traurig, LLP, where is a trial lawyer & litigator. Mr. Allen focuses his practice on international arbitration and cross-border disputes. He represents clients in a variety of industries with an emphasis on energy, manufacturing, construction, and aviation. He has wide-ranging experience in high-value international and U.S. arbitrations. He also litigates the enforceability of arbitration clauses and arbitration awards in U.S. Courts. M. Allen is a sought-after lecturer on international arbitration topics and is a former adjunct professor in the international arbitration discipline. Before concentrating on international arbitration, he began his career as a commercial litigator and has tried cases to verdict in both state and federal court. Mr. Allen also counsels foreign and domestic clients on various U.S. government investigations and enforcement proceedings.

2. Daniel J. Brown is a Partner at Dorsey & Whitney LLP, where he is a member of the Trial Group. He concentrates his practice on securities litigation, contract and intellectual contract disputes, insurance litigation, Directors and Officers liability insurance coverage issues, and litigation in the agricultural industry. Mr. Brown has tried numerous jury and bench trials in complex matters, as well as a large-value arbitration proceedings. He has significant experience in contract and commercial litigation, class actions, commercial coverage, licensing, and purchase agreements. Mr. Brown is a graduate of the University of Michigan Law School.

3. Matthew Nielsen is a Partner at Bracewell LLP, where he represents companies, boards, executives, and securities firms and professionals in internal and government investigations and litigation involving civil and criminal misconduct. He has deep experience in handling matters involving public company accounting and disclosure issues, insider trading, securities fraud, US export controls and sanctions, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), whistleblower complaints and healthcare fraud. In addition, Mr. Nielsen regularly represents clients before and in litigation with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Department of Justice (DOJ), Financial Industry Regulatory Agency (FINRA), Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), Department of the Treasury and other federal and state agencies. Drawing on nearly two decades of defending clients in government investigations and litigation, Mr. Nielsen assists management and directors in running internal investigations; addressing sensitive governance issues; and establishing and evaluating compliance programs to help deter and detect problems early. His experience includes leading the court-appointed compliance monitor team for a large, international technology company, where he evaluated, for the court and government, the company’s obligations to build a world-class compliance program and investigated potential violations of its plea agreement. He also has substantial trial experience to represent clients in state and federal courts, administrative proceedings and arbitrations. Among his successes for clients, he has tried and won cases against the SEC; successfully resolved a multi-billion dollar securities class action; won an injunction and appeal for a public-company in a proxy fight and obtained an injunction and recovered damages for a client for theft of trade secrets.

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California State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits

Colorado Supreme Court Board of Continuing Legal & Judicial Education for 1.8 CLE Credits

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Maryland (CLE credits are not required)***

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Minnesota State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

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Missouri Bar for 1.8 MCLE Credits

Montana Commission of CLE for 1.5 CLE Credits

Nebraska Mandatory Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits ******

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Additional States - call customer service at (888) 626-3462

* Members of the Alaska Bar Association may report 1.5 CLE credits for participating in this course as it has been approved by other mandatory CLE jurisdictions for 1.5 CLE credits.

** The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.5 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 0 hour(s) of professional responsibility.

*** States that do not require CLE are indicated above. Rossdale does not apply for CLE in these states as CLE credit is not required.

**** The New Hampshire does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Continuing Legal Education requirement. Pursuant to NH Supreme Court Rule 53, this activity may be counted for up to 1.5 CLE hours.

***** Members of the SC Bar may seek credit directly with the CLE Commission by submitting the 1-page form to the Commission prior to the teleconference and may contact the sponsor to secure an off-set in the registration cost.

****** Please enter NE Bar number on registration form when registering.
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