2013 Corporate Counsel Conference CLE Materials

Thank you for attending the
2013 HNBA Corporate Counsel Conference in Atlanta, Georgia!

Listed below are the CLE materials from our extensive Conference programming for your convenience and as a courtesy to our valuable members.

2013 HNBA 4th Annual Corporate Counsel Conference
and 18th Annual Uvaldo   Herrera National Moot Court Competition

Atrévete a Soñar – Atlanta 2013”

 CLE Sessions


Thursday (March 14, 2013)

8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.       Opening Plenary Session (The Grand Hyatt).

Panel Discussion: “           Latinas on the Rise – A Discussion Regarding Leadership, Sponsorship and Career Success”      


9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.    Managing Your IP Portfolio: Current Trends and Best Practices


                                          Preparing and Defending “Bet the Company” Cases  


                                         Overcoming Obstacles to Successful Careers in the Legal Profession


11:00 a.m. – 12:15 a.m   Commercial Real Estate Transactions: The Art of the Deal


                                         The Hot Bench: Tips from the Judiciary


                                         Beyond the Pitch: The Art & Science of Becoming the Trusted Advisor


1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.      Session A:       “Ethical Pitfalls for In-House Counsel 


1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.     Session B:       “Mergers & Acquisitions in the New Millennium 


1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.     Session C:       Employee Privacy Rights: Blogging, E-mail, and  Social  Networking”   

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.       Session D:       “The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: What you Need To Know About The Law and The Supreme Court’s Decision”


1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.     Session E:       Cross-Border Employment Best Practices: Navigating the Immigration  Landscape and Expatriate Assignments and Legal Issues”

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.     Session F:        “IP Litigation – practical aspects of litigating IP in district courts, at the International Trade Commission, and in the appellate level”


Friday (March 15, 2013)

8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.     Beyond Diversity and Inclusion: Top Down, Real-World Approaches to Achieving a More Diverse and Inclusive Legal Profession


9:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m    Advising Distressed Businesses And Business Bankruptcy


                                         Foreign Corrupt Practices Act: What You Need to Know About SEC and DOJ Enforcement


                                         Managing Your Legal Career


11:00 a.m. -12:15 p.m.   Cross Border Transactions: Doing Business in Latin America

                                         Corporate Executives in the Crosshairs: White Collar Crimes, and Parallel Prosecutions


                                        Trying the Case: Practical Tips for the Trial Lawyer


1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.      Latinos in the Law: Portrayals of Latinos in the Media and in the Court of Public Opinion


2:15 p.m. -3:30 p.m.       Corporate Governance in a Post- Dodd Frank World


                                         Alternate Dispute Resolution: The Pros and Cons of Mediation and Arbitration

                                         Roadmap to Success: How to Develop and Maintain a Personal Operating Plan





Thank you for allowing the HNBA to host you in Atlanta! Please join us in Denver for an exciting 2013 Convention!