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An Overview of Shareholder Derivative Litigation Principles and the Impact of Director and Officer Indemnification Agreements (08/07/2019)

Program Number: 2996 Presenter: Jennifer Hadley Catero, Esq.

This course provides an overview of the procedural mechanics of a shareholder derivative claim including the nature of a derivative claim, the posture of the named parties, determining applicable law, the demand requirement, demand futility, the role of the internal investigation and special litigation committees. The course also touches upon the various sources of coverage for a director or an officer who is targeted by such a claim including D&O insurance, statutory indemnification requirements and also the corporation’s charter documents including the articles and bylaws. Indemnification Agreements can also provide an additional layer of protection for the director and officer which can help corporation’s attract top talent. Some of the issues that can be addressed in such Indemnification Agreements will also be covered.

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Ethics-Attorney Client Privilege for In-House Counsel (02/12/2019)

Program Number: 2948 Presenter: Carole Buckner, Esq.

The program will cover important considerations regarding the duty of confidentiality, the attorney client privilege and work product doctrine, from the perspective of the in-house lawyer, including operating in dual roles involving both business and legal advice. We will also touch upon privilege in international communications and differences in privilege and confidentiality between states, and between state and federal jurisdictions. Finally, we will address email practices in light of the above.

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SEC Whistleblower Program: Where We Stand with Internal Investigations and Corporate Policies/ Procedures (03/20/2019)

Program Number: 2936 Presenter: Jennifer L. Berhorst, Esq. , Jennifer Kies Mammen, Esq.

In this program, of particular interest to in-house lawyers and litigators at public companies, our presenters will address developments under the SEC’s Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Program, including the Supreme Court’s 2018 decision favoring a narrow definition of “whistleblower” and proposed amendments to the whistleblower rules, and will offer practical tips in conducting internal investigations and reviewing company policies and procedures.

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Class Action Settlements: Getting Approval to Get the Deal Done (05/16/2019)

Program Number: 2935 Presenter: Michael Thompson, Esq.

After months or years of hard-fought litigation, you’ve reached a settlement of a class action lawsuit. The settlement procedure, however, has more steps than your typical settlement. In this program, Michael Thompson and Redi Kasollja will guide you through the class action settlement process. From drafting the agreement through final approval, Michael and Redi will give you tips and alert you to pitfalls that will help you get through the class settlement process unscathed.

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Go Big or Go Home: A Primer on Multidistrict Litigation (03/14/2019)

Program Number: 2934 Presenter: Michael Thompson, Esq.

With the use of multidistrict litigation (MDL) on the rise, it is increasingly important for in-house and outside counsel to be versed in the basics of MDLs. The MDL process, however, can seem mysterious and daunting. In this program, Michael Thompson and Redi Kasollja will walk you through the fundamentals of MDLs, providing you tips and tricks that will leave you ahead of the curve.

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Legal Sports Betting and the Integrity of Athletic Competition (09/04/2019)

Program Number: 29158 Presenter: Jodi S. Balsam, Esq.

The program will explore the post-Murphy world of legalized sports gambling in the U.S. in terms of what states who have authorized sports betting are doing – or not doing – to protect the integrity of the underlying athletic competitions. The program will also examine the official gambling policies of U.S. sports governing bodies, including the major professional leagues, individual sports associations, and the NCAA, and the need for private investment in integrity monitoring, and education and training of sports participants about gambling-related integrity risks. Notably, the European experience with legal sports gambling and match-fixing scandals has revealed the value of both public criminal laws that specifically target game manipulation and private anti-corruption initiatives that prioritize game integrity. **Learning Objectives: Attorneys will - Understand the evolving statutory landscape as American states have legalized sports gambling (eight to date, and six more about to launch), and to what extent these new

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