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2017 Doing Business in the Golden State – Morgan Lewis Webinar Series

2017

Morgan Lewis is pleased to announce a new series of monthly webinars specifically designed for businesses that operate in the state of California. 

Each webinar will take place on the first Wednesday of each month from 9:00–10:00 am PT (12:00–1:00 pm ET).

A Year in Review
December 6, 2017
On December 6, we will present a recap and update on the following list of topics that we covered over the course of 2017.

Endangered Species Act
November 1, 2017
Understanding the complexities of this ever-evolving area of law is critical to major sectors of California’s economy. Ella Foley Gannon will provide an overview of recent ESA litigation, identify key trends in this litigation, and discuss the impacts that these trends can have on California businesses.

Changes in California Tax Disputes
October 4, 2017
We will review the impact of historic shifts on different taxes and fees and discuss how the new procedures are being implemented.

Food and Beverage
September 6, 2017
Join us for a presentation regarding defenses and trends in class actions in the food and beverage industry.

Trade Secrets and Noncompetition
August 2, 2017
Join us for a presentation regarding recent developments in trade secrets and noncompetition litigation in California. We will explore California law concerning noncompetition agreements and the so-called trade secrets exception to California’s ban on noncompetes.

Regulating the Future
July 5, 2017
In this session we explore the recent explosion of regulation of drones, autonomous vehicles, and connected consumer devices, and discuss what we can expect next from key regulators and the impact on the litigation landscape in the years to come.

Energy and Environmental
June 7, 2017
This webinar discusses the energy landscape 100-plus days into the Trump administration, and how we can determine possible clashes as well as possible collaborations between the Trump administration and the Brown administration on energy and environmental issues in California.

Privacy and Cybersecurity
May 3, 2017
This webinar will provide an overview of the California privacy and security regulatory landscape.

Immigration
April 5, 2017
Join us for a panel where we will discuss the Trump administration and its effect on business immigration.

Crisis Management – Advanced Planning
March 1, 2017
Join us for a panel where we will discuss ways to identify an emergency or an evolving crisis, steps that you can take now to assess potential areas of risk, and ways to manage a major incident and resulting litigation.

California's Response to The New Administration
February 1, 2017
Morgan Lewis is pleased to announce a new series of monthly webinars specifically designed for businesses that operate in California.