2 PM BST, 3 PM CET
Join us as we reveal the results from the 2017 EMEA & APAC Whistleblower Hotline Benchmark Report. You’ll get a comprehensive picture of how companies are approaching their whistleblowing hotlines with data from over 19 million employees.
Register today and get a free copy of the report after the webinar.
Chief Compliance Officer & Senior Vice President, Advisory Services
Associate Director, EMEA Marketing
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT
In the ever expanding arena of social media, blogs, and online advertising, it can be difficult for brands to cut through the noise to build impact, recognition, and consumer attention. As a result, non-traditional trademarks (shape, motion, sound, scent, color, taste and even touch marks), are increasing in popularity as an effective means to market brands in today’s competitive and crowded marketplace.
Fish & Richardson will apply for 1.0 hour of general CLE credit in most states. If you would like to receive CLE credit, register with your state bar information.
The long-awaited decision in the Ilott v Mitson case was finally handed down by the Supreme Court on 15 March 2017. The judgment in the now infamous case raises a number of questions for the legal profession.
Please note that due to popular demand, places for this event are limited. Please register your interest using the fields below and we will confirm your attendance in due course.
Date and Timings:
New Square, Lincoln's Inn
For more information on timings and venue, and to register, please contact
our Marketing Team: +44 (0)20 7242 2523 or firstname.lastname@example.org
18:00 – 20:00 BST
Whether you are intending to study to sit a U.S. Bar examination, or interested in studying U.S. law and practice to further your personal development, we will be delighted to meet you at our 4th July Open Day. This event will begin with a formal presentation and then afterwards we will be hosting a networking session. Alongside this we will host a few expert 'World Café' style clinics which will give you the chance to ask us any questions relating to our programmes and the US Bar examinations. We will also provide you with guidance on eligibility and explain how we support you through your studies. We look forward to meeting you!
33 Finsbury Square
06 Jul 2017
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
HKUST Business School Central, Room 1501-02, 15/F Hong Kong Club Building, 3A Chater Road, Central, Hong Kong
HKCCA Members Only
The HKCCA’s Executive Committee invites you to the following presentation, hosted by Harneys.
Food and drinks will be provided. 1 Law Society of Hong Kong CPD point has been applied for. New York and California Approved Jurisdiction policy may apply.
TOPIC: Schemes of Arrangement and Corporate Reconstruction:
- Mergers and consolidations
- Squeeze outs
- "Substantial" dispositions
- Creditors’ arrangements
- Schemes of arrangement
- Plans of arrangement
SPEAKERS: Ian Mann, Partner and Ellie Crespi, Partner, Harneys.
Ian Mann is head of Harneys' Offshore Litigation and Restructuring Department in Hong Kong servicing Asia based clients involved in offshore litigation. He joined Harneys in 2009 and became a partner in 2011. Ian is a Fellow of INSOL International and has specialist cross-border restructuring expertise. He is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb).
Ian specialises in restructuring, insolvency, shareholders' disputes and contentious trusts. He is an experienced advocate who has a number of reported cases in the High Court and Court of Appeal in England. He continues to appear regularly as advocate in the Commercial Division of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court and Court of Appeal. Prior to moving Offshore, Ian practised as a barrister at 13 King's Bench Walk, chambers of Roger Ellis QC, London.
Ian is appointed as BVI Counsel to the Joint Administrators of the Estate of Nina Wang; and has been involved in some of the region’s largest Offshore insolvent restructurings including Titan Petrochemicals Group; Suntech Power Holdings Co Ltd; LDK Solar Co.; and Kaisa Group Holdings Ltd.
Ellie Crespi is a partner in Harneys’ Hong Kong office where she advises on British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands law. She is a member of the firm’s Finance & Corporate departments and the Asia Restructuring Unit.
Ellie advises leading onshore law firms, major international financial institutions and listed and private companies. She specialises in debt and equity financing and has advised on LBOs, margin financings, pre-export credit finance deals, credit derivative swaps, takeover financings, IPOs, take-private financings, aircraft and ship finance deals, s144 and Reg S bond issuances, MTN programmes, convertible bonds, acquisition finance, property finance and general corporate lending. Ellie also advises on financial and corporate restructurings and general corporate matters including special offshore products such as statutory mergers and continuations.
|Date:||Thursday, 06 July 2017|
|Time:||12:30 PM for registration and light lunch
01:00 PM to 02:00 PM for presentations
|Location:||HKUST Business School Central, Room 1501-02, 15/F Hong Kong Club Building, 3A Chater Road, Central, Hong Kong|
|RSVP:||Please register your attendance online no later than Tuesday, 04 July 2017. If you register but are then unable to attend, please email email@example.com and tell us so that other members on any waitlist may attend.|
If you have any suggestions for topics or speakers for future HKCCA events, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note this event is exclusively for HKCCA members. If you are not an HKCCA member but you want to attend this presentation, you need to successfully apply for membership atwww.hkcca.net and pay the membership fee before registering for the event. If you have any membership queries, please contact HKCCA Secretariat on email@example.com or (852) 2516 7007.
When: 07/19/17 at 1:30pm – 5:00pm 07/20/17 at 8:30am – 3:00pm
Location: Chicago Office
300 N. LaSalle Street, Lower Level Conference Center
Quarles & Brady's Pharmacy Law Symposium brings together more than 100 industry leaders to discuss the latest and emerging trends. Our presenters have a wide variety of experience and include:
The program has drawn a sold-out crowd for the last two years, and this year's dynamic lineup has been designed to do the same.
NEW this year are small breakout sessions on controlled substances, specialty pharmacy, government investigations and settlements, and more. We've designed these sessions to enhance debate and exchange among speakers and participants.
Click here to view the agenda.
Registrations should be received by Wednesday, July 12, 2017.
Confirmed speakers include:
Executive Director Panel
Please be sure to join us at our Wednesday evening Welcome Reception on July 19, 2017 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. at ROOF on theWit, 201 N. State Street, Chicago, IL 60601.
A room block at the Renaissance Chicago Downtown has been reserved. Reservations at the discounted rate are extremely limited, and can be made with the hotel by referencing the Quarles & Brady Pharmacy Law Symposium. Click here to reserve your room.
Who Should Attend?
General counsel and in-house counsel for national and regional chain pharmacies, mail order pharmacies, and specialty pharmacies, as well as anyone involved in operations, compliance, or other relevant roles related to these organizations. There is no charge to attend this event, aside from travel expenses for those coming from out of town.
We are pleased to offer Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit to our attendees. CLE credit is pending in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Virginia, and Wisconsin. We will issue a Certificate of Attendance to Arizona attendees, as the State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) requirement. If you are member of another jurisdiction that does not honor CLE credit from AZ, FL, IL, IN, VA, or WI, we will be happy to provide the materials needed in order for you to apply for CLE credit. Please contact Jennifer Michalski, our CLE Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please contact Lisa Frymark at email@example.com or 414-277-5416.
Quarles & Brady reserves the right to restrict or limit attendance to the symposium.
In advance of the October 1 Annual Security Report deadline, the presenters will center their discussion on some of the more difficult and nuanced aspects of Clery compliance, such as unique Clery geography designations and disclosing crimes using the hierarchy rule. While some basic Clery concepts will be mentioned throughout, the webinar will be most useful for attendees who already have exposure to this area of the law.
Date and Time
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Noon - 1:00 p.m. CDT
Who Should Attend
General counsel and higher education industry leaders, including in-house counsel, board members, senior administrators, deans, department chairs and faculty
Continuing Education Credit
This program is pending approval for Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin continuing legal education credit.
Contact Emily Kenyon at 816.983.8776.
Clery Compliance Toolset
Satisfying the myriad mandatory reporting requirements of the Clery Act can be a challenge. Our Clery Compliance Toolset (CCT) streamlines the process. For more information about the CCT, contact Husch Blackwell Director of Clery Act Compliance, Ben Irwin.
A conference presented by the European Regional Forum
The IBA Europe-Caucasus-Asia (ECA) Forum (former CIS Local Counsel) has become a linchpin between Asia and Europe. The ECA Forum has introduced lawyers from around the world to the post-Soviet region for over a decade, offering its delegates fantastic cultural programmes with numerous networking events every year. Following outbound investments from evolving countries, the ECA Forum is moving to London in 2017.
PLUS - Law firm visits on 8 September - a relationship building opportunity for delegates to visit a number of law firms in London to exchange ideas and network
11:00 – 12:00 BST
Following our highly successful seminars we would like to invite you to the next instalment of our AML update Webinars hosted by Bill Jones.
Bill is a member of the law society specialist anti-money laundering directory and this webinar will provide an invaluable AML update for MLRO’s and Compliance Officers. No nonsense guidance on your statutory and regulatory obligations.
The topics covered on the next webinar which is running on the 13th September 2017 will include:
Do not worry if you cannot attend the event on the day, a recording will be made available to you following the event.
(Please note: You should receive your link to the webinar via email shortly after buying your ticket, then again 24 hours and 1 hour prior to the event. If you do not receive your link before the event starts please contact Riliance Training at 01829 731 200 or firstname.lastname@example.org)
In its third year, Patent Licensing 2017 will once again bring together experts from across the licensing world with a focus on responsible deal making in an uncertain market.
Attendees will join thought-provoking discussions on the business of licensing, the standards regime, cross-border licensing and business models, and the future of licensing.
Other programme highlights include:
Why Patent Licensing 2017?
Patent Licensing 2017 has been submitted for approval for Continuing Legal Education (CLE) hours. Depending on the specific state rules, regulations, and restrictions, the projected CLE credits awarded could be up to 5.5 hours.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
Golden Gate Club at the Presidio
135 Fisher Loop
San Francisco, California 94129