Designed by and focused on corporate counsel, this two-day program provides relevant updates and discussions on the legal issues that impact businesses today. Highlights include:
- The New Age of Sexual Harassment, Pay Equity, and Gender Discrimination Claims;
- Trends in Business Cases Before the Supreme Court;
- Technology Teaching Moments;
- Embracing Generational Diversity; and
- ESG: Putting Theory into Practice.
Partner Michael Scodro will participate in a panel discussion entitled “Trends in Business Cases Before the Supreme Court” on day one of the conference. Topics covered include:
- State Law and the National Economy: State sales tax on internet businesses, sports betting, and public sector union dues;
- Patent Law: Challenging patent validity and the scope of patent damages;
- Federal Statute Interpretation/“Chevron Doctrine”: The transition from Justice Scalia to Justice Gorsuch;
- Anti-Discrimination Law: Free speech and discrimination, and potential sexual orientation discrimination cases’; and
- A look ahead at the 2018–v19 docket.
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Chicago, IL 60611
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