Nonprofit Board Governance and the New Form 990

Presentation date February 4, 2009. An overview of: Responsibilities of nonprofit directors A review of best nonprofit governance practices, including conflict of interest, whistleblower policies and codes of … read more

Back to School: Basics in Board Governance

Presentation date October 8, 2008. An overview of the responsibilities of corporate directors, including a review of directors’ fiduciary duties, best corporate governance practices and a discussion of … read more

December 31, 2008 Deadline for 409A Compliance Quickly Approaching

October 7, 2008 News Alert (PDF) The December 31, 2008 deadline for employers to comply with the documentation requirements of Section 409A of the Internal Revenue Code is … read more

State Court Invalidates Power Plant’s Air Permit for Lack of Carbon Dioxide Emission Limitations

July 2, 2008 newsletter (PDF) On June 30, 2008, a Georgia Superior Court judge ruled in Friends of the Chattahoochee Inc., et al. v. Georgia Department of Natural … read more

When Disaster Strikes – Considerations for Effective Claims Development

Presentation date August, 2007 Includes: Essential property loss determinants Key steps in any property loss Business interruption claims Impact on the legal community Suggestions for law firm claim … read more

Email and Employment Cases

Presentation date July 26, 2007 A practical overview of the unique role that email plays in employment cases. Highlights include: Litigation tips for both plaintiffs’ and defendants’ counsel … read more

Dr. Miles Dies at Age 96 — So What?

News Alert (PDF) In a long-awaited decision the Supreme Court, by a 5 to 4 vote on June 28, 2007, overruled one of the country’s oldest anti-trust cases, … read more

Managing Electronic Records for Success in Litigation and Business

Presentation date February 28, 2007 One of today’s greatest litigation risks is ineffective management of electronic documents Learn how amendments to federal court rules are raising the profile … read more

Preservation of Discoverable Documents and Protecting Confidential Information

Preservation of Discoverable Documents. Congress recently promulgated sweeping changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure designed to address the complex issues surrounding electronic information storage. The obligation … read more

A New Era? The E-Discovery Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

Presentation date June 20, 2006 Why is this presentation important? New rules are effective December 1, 2006. “The biggest change in a generation or two.” More and more … read more

Goals of an Electronic Document Retention Program

Presentation date June 1, 2006 New trends that make sound document retention a high priority. Electronic documents make this a unique problem. At least 93% of all information … read more