February 11, 2020

2018 Annual Meeting

2018: Music to Your Ears

W1
When is a Lie Actionable? Litigating Misrepresentation Claims and the Requirement of Reasonable Reliance 

W2
Effective and Failed Strategies to Compel or Avoid Arbitration 

W3
Judicial Panel

W4
Joining Forces: Preparing Clients for Litigation

W5
Claim Evaluation for the Franchisee Attorney

W6
Winning Round One: A Preliminary Injunction Motion in a Franchise Case

W7
Confidentiality Clauses – Scope and Effectiveness

W8
Franchising – Litigating the Definitional Elements

W9
When the Franchise Agreement Ends but the Relationship Continues 

W10
Enforcing System Standards – A Franchisor’s Prerogative? 

W11
Cybersecurity: Putting the Toothpaste Back in the Tube – Best Practices for Responding to a Security Breach 

W12
In Sync: What In-House Counsel and Business Clients Expect from Their Outside Counsel

W13
Beyond the Franchise Agreement: A Look at the “Other” Agreements Between the Franchisor and Franchisee

W14
Indemnification Provisions in Franchise Agreements: How to Draft Them and How to Enforce Them

W15
The Intersection of Franchise and Real Estate Law

W16
“Oh No, They Did What?! What Do We Do Now?” 

W17
The New FASB Rules

W18
Domain Name Management and Enforcement 

W19
Drafting the FDD for Multiple or Otherwise Complex Offerings

W20
Perspectives on Non-traditional Franchise Ownership Structures 

W21
Ethics: See Something, Say Something – The Ethical Obligation to Report an Attorney’s Misconduct 

W22
Regulatory Update 

W23
Establishing and Maintaining an International Compliance Program 

W24
How to Protect Your Brand in Foreign Countries

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Future Meetings

2019
Denver, CO
October 16 - 18, 2019 

2020
Scottsdale, AZ
October 28 - 30, 2020