2017 Program Schedule

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Sunday, October 15, 2017

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Training to Co-Host Clinic in a Box® Program
Presented by Corporate Pro Bono
Skill Level: Intermediate  

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Welcome Reception
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Monday, October 16, 2017

7:00 AM - 8:20 AM

Corporate & Securities Committee Business Meeting
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Litigation Committee Business Meeting
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7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Breakfast
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8:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Opening Plenary
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8:30 AM - 1:15 PM

Clinic in a Box® Program
Presented by Corporate Pro Bono
Skill Level: Intermediate

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

101 - ACC Value Champion Series: Innovation in Client-firm Collaboration; Integrated Approaches that Improve Outcomes
Curricula: Law Department Management, Legal Operations
Skill Level: Advanced  
Speakers:
Urmila Baumann, Assistant General Counsel, Litigation, Express Scripts
Brad Lundeen, Senior Corporate Attorney, Cabela's Inc.
Jami Segota, Assistant General Counsel, Employment, Ricoh USA, Inc.
Mick Sheehy, General Counsel Finance, Technology, Innovation & Strategy, Telstra
102 - Attorney-client Privilege Goes Global
Presented by the ACC Litigation Committee
Curricula: Cross-border/Global, Ethics, Litigation
Skill Level: Advanced      
Speakers:
Kate Broer, Partner, Dentons
Murphy Burke, Assistant General Counsel, Zurich North America
Kristin Esche, Senior Counsel, Securities/Finance, Deere & Company
Michael Sukenik, Chief Legal Officer, LATAM & Global Senior Counsel, Yum! Brands, Inc.
103 - Fossil Fuel Renaissance: How the Trump Administration Is Impacting the Energy Industry Globally and Domestically
Presented by the ACC Energy, International Legal Affairs and Environmental & Sustainability Committees
Curricula: Cross-border/Global, Environment & Energy, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Karl Greissinger, Managing Counsel, Commercial, Tesoro Companies, Inc.
Josh Kaplan, Assistant General Counsel, Noble Americas Corp.
Susan Lafferty, Partner, Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
Darrin Pfannenstiel, Sr. Vice President and Associate General Counsel, STREAM
104 - Navigating EU Regulations When Expanding Your Business to Europe
Presented in cooperation with Lex Mundi
Curricula: Compliance, Cross-border/Global, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate    
Speakers:
Tobias Bosch, Partner - Noerr LLP, Lex Mundi
Nancy Cremins, General Counsel, Globalization Partners
Laurent Godfroid, Partner, Gide Loyrette Nouel, Lex Mundi
Alexander Nielsen, Associate General Counsel, GCP Applied Technologies Inc.
105 - Rise of the Machines: Can Compliance and Litigation Keep Up?
Presented by the ACC Compliance & Ethics and Insurance Staff Counsel Committees
Curricula: Compliance, Litigation, Regulation, Technology, Legal Operations
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Khalid Al-Kofahi, Vice President, R&D, Thomson Reuters
Cynthia Boeh, Vice President and General Counsel, GE Healthcare
Mark Huller, Senior Counsel and General Manager Legal-Litigation Department, The Cincinnati Insurance Company
Martin Tully, Co-Chair, Data Law Practice Group, Akerman LLP
106 - Advising a Board of Directors When Your Company is in Distress
Presented in cooperation with Meritas - Law Firms Worldwide
Curricula: Corporate & Securities, Ethics
Skill Level: Intermediate      
Speakers:
Suzanne Folsom, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & SVP - Government Affairs, United States Steel Corporation
Stephen Plotnick, Partner, Carter Ledyard & Milburn LLP, Meritas - Law Firms Worldwide
Jill Schatz, Corporate Secretary/Board Member, CNOC
Olvin Valentin, General Counsel, Seaborne Airlines
107 - Employment Law Update
Presented by the ACC Employment & Labor Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Employment & Labor, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Jennifer Deitloff, Associate General Counsel - Global Employment Law, Link Snacks, Inc.
Jennifer Fournier, General Counsel & Vice President, HR & Compliance Group, The Schuster Group
Nicky Jatana, Principal, Jackson Lewis P.C.
Greg Watchman, Managing Associate General Counsel, Freddie Mac
108 - Dispute Resolution: Essentials for Transactional Lawyers
Presented by the ACC Corporate & Securities Committee
Curricula: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Contracts & Negotiations, Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Nicole Bearce, Associate General Counsel - Litigation, Unilever
Diane Carman, Former General Counsel, CARDONE
Athena Cheng, Senior Counsel, Evonik Corporation
Amy Kline, Partner, Saul Ewing LLP
109 - Advanced Third-party Risk Issues: Now that You've Created a Vendor Management Program, How Do You Keep Vendor Oversight Effective and Ongoing?
Presented by the ACC IT, Privacy & eCommerce Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Contracts & Negotiations, Cross-border/Global, Regulation
Skill Level: Advanced  
Speakers:
Tanya Avila, Senior Director, Assistant General Counsel, BorrowersFirst, Inc.
Kerry Childe, Senior Corporate Counsel, Best Buy Co., Inc.
Kevin Gross, Senior Counsel, Chevron Corporation
K Royal, General Counsel, Aridessa
Robin Snasdell, Managing Director, Consilio
Felix Wittern, Partner, Fieldfisher
110 - Managing the Rupee: Protection, Restrictions, and Opportunities for Navigating the Future of Business in India
Presented in cooperation with TerraLex
Curricula: Cross-border/Global, Finance, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Katherine Brennan, Deputy General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, S&P Global
Terri Pepper Gavulic, Executive Director, TerraLex
Manish Mehta, Partner, Benesch, TerraLex
Karim Shehadeh, VP & Deputy General Counsel, American Bureau of Shipping
Ravi Singhania, Managing Partner, TerraLex
111 - Is Creepy the New Normal? How Information Governance Can Make the Internet of Things Less Scary
Presented by the ACC Information Governance Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Data Privacy & Security, Ethics, Information Governance, Regulation, Technology
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Bennett Borden, Chief Data Scientist, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
Jay Brudz, Partner & Co-Chair IG and eDiscovery Group, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
Mira Edelman, Senior Counsel & Discovery Manager, Google
Carrie Parikh, Vice President, Legal, Wyndham Worldwide Corporation
Brett Tarr, Counsel, Litigation & E-Discovery, Caesars Entertainment Corporation
112 - All the World’s a Stage: Creating and Protecting Sports and Entertainment Content Around the World
Presented by the ACC Sports & Entertainment Committee
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Cross-border/Global, Intellectual Property
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Laura Jeffords Greenberg, Senior Vice President - Business & Legal Affairs, Littlstar
Steve Ruwe, Attorney Advisor, Copyright Law and Policy, Office of Policy and International Affairs, US Patent and Trademark Office
Peter Steckelman, SVP, Business & Legal Affairs, The Tennis Channel, Inc.
Danielle Van Lier, Senior Counsel, Intellectual Property & Contracts, SAG-AFTRA

11:45 AM - 1:15 PM

201 - ACC Value Champion Series: Legal Operations Excellence; Combining Value Strategies to Control Costs and Improve Outcomes
Curricula: Law Department Management, Legal Operations
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Richard Dammery, Chief Legal Officer & Company Secretary, Woolworths Ltd.
Jessica DeBianchi Rivera, Vice President & Senior Counsel, Bankrate Inc.
Beth O'Callahan, Vice President, NetApp
Michael Tucker, General Counsel, Avis Budget Group
202 - Navigating US Environmental Regulatory and Enforcement Priorities on a Federal and State Level
Presented by the ACC Environmental & Sustainability Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Environment & Energy, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Rich Kassel, Executive Vice President, Capalino+Company
Laura McAfee, Principal, Beveridge & Diamond
Elizabeth O'Sullivan, Senior Associate General Counsel, Hawaiian Electric
Karyn Schmidt, Senior Director, Regulatory & Technical Affairs, American Chemistry Council
Terry Thiele, Director, Strategic Intelligence, The Lubrizol Corporation
203 - How to Build a Diversity Initiative in Support of ABA Resolution 113
Presented in cooperation with LexisNexis
Curricula: Business Management, Cross-border/Global, Data Privacy & Security, Employment & Labor, Ethics, Information Governance, Law Department Management, Legal Operations
Skill Level: Intermediate          
Speakers:
Elizabeth Atlee, Senior Vice President & Deputy General Counsel - Global Litigation, CBRE, Inc.
Brenna Nava, Attorney, Rackspace Hosting, Inc.
Alex Toribio, Division Counsel, Litigation and Risk Management, Corning Incorporated
204 - Planning for Brexit: What In-house Lawyers Should Do Now
Presented by the ACC International Legal Affairs Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Cross-border/Global, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Sara Biro, Senior Legal Advisor (Interim), Seadrill Limited
Carolyn Herzog, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, ARM Inc.
Aparna Williams, Director, Legal, Symantec Corporation
205 - I Spy, You Buy: A Look at Digital Marketing
Presented by the ACC IT, Privacy & eCommerce Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Data Privacy & Security, Information Governance, Regulation, Technology
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Craig Giles, Partner, Bird & Bird LLP
Patricia Leonard, Principal Counsel, The Walt Disney Company
Andrew Rausa, Advertising and Privacy Counsel, Facebook, Inc.
Allison Trimble, Associate Senior Counsel, DST Systems, Inc.
206 - Preparation of Corporate Minutes
Presented by the ACC Corporate & Securities Committee
Curricula: Business Management, Compliance, Corporate & Securities
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Danny David, Partner, Baker Botts L.L.P.
Erin Gray, Deputy General Counsel, CNL Financial Group
William Lamb, Partner, Baker Botts L.L.P.
Lorraine Waller, Executive Vice President, Guaranteed Rate, Inc.
207 - Where in the World is Emily Employment Counsel?
Presented by the ACC Employment & Labor Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Cross-border/Global, Employment & Labor, Regulation
Skill Level: Advanced  
Speakers:
Carson Burnham, Chair, International Practice Group, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Kevin Chapman, Associate General Counsel, Dow Jones & Company
Lori Middlehurst, Director and Assistant General Counsel, VMware, Inc.
Monica Torrez-Pfister, Senior Corporate Counsel, TrueBlue, Inc
208 - Hot Cases in the US Supreme Court and Federal Courts
Presented by the ACC Financial Services and Litigation Committees
Curricula: Litigation
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Diane Juffras, Professor of Public Law and Government, University of North Carolina School of Government
Royce Lamberth, US District Judge, US District Court for the District of Columbia
David Rivkin, Partner, BakerHostetler
Deborah Silodor, General counsel, Amalgamated Bank
209 - Contracts: Handling Large Volumes in Small Departments
Presented by the ACC Small Law Department Committee
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Legal Operations
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Scott Ellis, Senior Director, Contract Compliance, CoreCivic
Taryn Fielder, Senior VP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Washington REIT
T. Jason Smith, Senior Director and Legal Counsel, Apttus
Andrea Woods, Corporate Counsel, Nabholz Construction
210 - Where are we? Performing an Efficient Legal Risk Assessment of Your Business
Presented by the ACC Law Department Management Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Law Department Management
Skill Level: Basic  
Speakers:
Brian P. Brooks, EVP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Fannie Mae
Lori Ann Fox, Government Relations & Regional Attorney, CT Corporation Wolters Kluwer
Kevin Johnson, General Counsel and Professor of Business, Emporia State University
Michael Merlo, Executive Vice President & Chief Counsel, Aon (Bermuda) Ltd.
Pamela Rogers, Executive Director, Enterprise Risk Management, The Estee Lauder Companies Inc.
211 - General Counsel’s Role in Cybersecurity Preparedness and Legal Liability from Cybersecurity Exposure
Presented by the ACC Litigation Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Data Privacy & Security, Technology
Skill Level: Advanced  
Speakers:
Melloney Douce, General Legal Counsel, Rolta AdvizeX Technologies, LLC
Jennifer Mailander, Director, Compliance & Policy, Associate General Counsel, CSC
Patricia Mortensen, Former General Counsel, Franchise Services, Inc.
212 - Global IP Litigation Strategies: What to Do When Defending Globally
Presented by the ACC Intellectual Property Committee
Curricula: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Cross-border/Global, Intellectual Property, Litigation
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
David Barron, Partner, Gowling WLG
Christopher Burrell, Director & Senior Counsel, Samsung Electronics America, Inc
James Isbester, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
Gillian Thackray, VP, Associate General Counsel and Chief Intellectual Property Counsel, The Clorox Company
CLOLL1 - Talent Management and Succession Planning
Curricula: Business Management, Law Department Management
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1:15 PM - 2:30 PM

*Networking Lunch*
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Compliance & Ethics Committee Business Meeting
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Employment & Labor Committee Business Meeting
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Environmental & Sustainability Committee Business Meeting
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Financial Services Committee Business Meeting
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Health Law Committee Business Meeting
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Information Governance Committee Business Meeting
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International Legal Affairs Committee Business Meeting
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Law Department Management Committee Business Meeting
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New to In-house Committee Business Meeting
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Real Estate Committee Business Meeting
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2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

301 - ACC Value Champion Series: Deploying Metrics, Lean Techniques, and Workflow Tools to Drive Value
Curricula: Law Department Management, Legal Operations
Skill Level: Advanced  
Speakers:
David Cambria, General Director of Operations - Law Compliance and Government Relations, Archer Daniel
Vincent Cordo, Global Sourcing Officer, Shell Oil Company
Woodrow Jones, Assistant General Counsel, Verizon
Vincent Montalto, Senior Litigation Counsel, BASF
302 - The Emerging Law and Public Policy of Self-driving Vehicles
Presented by the ACC Energy and Environmental & Sustainability Committees
Curricula: Environment & Energy, Regulation, Technology
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Kelly Kay, Chief Operating and Safety Officer, Toyota Research Institute
Tim Lynch, Vice President and Associate General Counsel, Aspen Insurance Holdings Ltd.
Michael Nelson, Partner, Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
303 - Keeping it Ethical: The Corporation as a Client
Presented by the ACC New to In-house Committee
Curricula: Cross-border/Global, Ethics
Skill Level: Intermediate    
Speakers:
Susan Amiot, Senior Counsel, Missile Products Division, Orbital ATK Inc.
John Basinger, Partner, Litigation, Saul Ewing LLP
Michael Blazer, Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, Invenergy
Clara Ohr, Legal Counsel and Compliance Officer, Lukoil Pan Americas, LLC
Tyrone Thomas, Assistant General Counsel, Invenergy
304 - Facing Constant Crisis: Nuts and Bolts for In-house Counsel Facing Various Challenges in Latin America
Presented by the Association of Corporate Counsel
Curricula: Cross-border/Global
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Fernanda Beraldi, Director, International Ethics & Compliance and Corporate Counsel, Cummins Inc.
Yurima Falcon, Attorney, TOTAL S.A.
Jorge Fernández González, General Counsel Latin America & Global Channel Services, 3M
Hernan Gonzalez Estrada, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright
Gonzalo Rovira, Regional Law Lead for Latam and Brazil, Monsanto Argentina S.A.I.C.
305 - Is that a Whistleblower I Hear?
Presented by the ACC Compliance & Ethics Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Corporate & Securities, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
David Bunker, Compliance Officer, Vulcan, Inc.
Jamie Leitner, Chief Compliance Officer, LivaNova PLC
Jane Norberg, Chief, Office of the Whistleblower, US Securities and Exchange Commission
306 - Handling a Security Incident with a Small Law Department: Building a Critical Incident Response Plan
Presented by the ACC Small Law Department Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Data Privacy & Security, Small Law Department, Business Management
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
David Gilmartin, Associate General Counsel, The Joint Commission
Karla Grossenbacher, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Deborah Hoffman, Chief Legal Officer, Digital Risk, LLC
Christian Martinez, General Counsel, Svitla Systems, Inc.
307 - Whose Employee Is This Anyway?
Presented by the ACC Employment & Labor Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Employment & Labor
Skill Level: Advanced
Speakers:
Erica Berencsi, Counsel, Southwest Airlines
Eric C. de los Santos, Associate General Counsel, Sr. Director of Employment Law, True Blue, Inc.
Micah Heilbrun, Counsel - Labor & Employment, Exxon Mobil Corporation
David Zins, Associate, Morrison & Foerster LLP
308 - Protecting Corporate Websites from Class Action Attack
Presented by Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Data Privacy & Security, Intellectual Property, Litigation, Technology
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
April Byrd, Partner, Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP
Mark Cole, Corporate Counsel, H&R Block
Jennifer Eyler, Segment General Counsel, JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation Company
Megan Frient, Senior Counsel, Global Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Procter & Gamble Company
309 - Preventing Litigation Through Contract Drafting
Presented by the ACC Litigation Committee
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Litigation
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
David Cross, Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP
Canan Doganlar, General Counsel, FNSS Defence Systems
Jonathan Jung, General Counsel, iLuv Creative Technology
Pamela Labaj, Senior Counsel, Panasonic
310 - Design Thinking: Applying Creative and Practical Problem-solving Methodologies to Add Client Value
Presented by the ACC Law Department Management Committee
Curricula: Business Management, Law Department Management, Legal Operations
Skill Level: Advanced
Speakers:
Josh Kubicki, Chief Strategy Officer, Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Erica Mason, Partner, Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP
Abraham Mertens, Assistant General Counsel, Arista Networks, Inc.
Sarah Thornton, General Counsel & Company Secretary, Brisbane Airport Corporation
311 - The US Federal Trade Commission on Unfairness, Deception, and Consumer Privacy Enforcement Actions
Presented by the ACC Information Governance Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Cross-border/Global, Data Privacy & Security, Information Governance, Litigation, Regulation
Skill Level: Advanced  
Speakers:
Katherine Armstrong, Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
Matthew Nelson, IG Committee Annual Meeting Program Chair, Association of Coroporate Counsel
David Shonka, Acting General Counsel, Federal Trade Commission, Federal Trade Commission
Eric Wenger, Director for Cybersecurity and Privacy, Cisco
312 - The US International Trade Commission in 2017: New Leverage Points in Seeking or Defending an Investigation
Presented in cooperation with Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
Curricula: Cross-border/Global, Intellectual Property, Litigation, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate    
Speakers:
Jeffrey Hsu, Supervisory Attorney, U.S. International Trade Commission
Ryan Phillips, Director and Managing IP Counsel, Broadcom
Joshua Pond, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
Rhett Snotherly, Director & Senior Counsel, Samsung Electronics America, Inc.
CLOLL2 - Government Affairs and the General Counsel
Curricula: Law Department Management, Regulation
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Speakers:
Craig Glidden, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Legal and Public Policy, General Motors Company

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Break
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4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

401 - How to Set Up a Best-in-class Legal Ops Function
Presented by the Association of Corporate Counsel
Curricula: Law Department Management, Legal Operations, Outside Counsel Management
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Reese Arrowsmith, Vice President, Head of Operations, Campbell Soup Company
Elizabeth Jaworski, Director, Legal Operations, Astellas US LLC
Peter Krakaur, Founder, PK Consulting
Sowmyan Ranganathan, Senior Director, Legal Operations, AbbVie
402 - Preparing Your Facility for an Unannounced Environmental/Safety Government Agency Inspection
Presented by the ACC Environmental & Sustainability and Real Estate Committees
Curricula: Compliance, Environment & Energy, Ethics, Regulation, Business Management
Skill Level: Advanced  
Speakers:
Peter Anderson, Partner, Beveridge & Diamond
Lee Braem, Senior Corporate Counsel and Deputy Compliance Officer, Evonik Corporation
Carol Deck, Senior Counsel, CalPortland Company
Vincent Gonzales, Senior Environmental Counsel, Southern California Gas Company
403 - Ethical Challenges for Labor and Employment Lawyers: The Dual Hat Dilemma
Presented by the ACC Employment & Labor Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Employment & Labor, Ethics
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Heather Anderson, Registered In-House Counsel, Best Buy
Keji Ayorinde, Assistant General Counsel, Interpublic Group of Companies
Kristen Page, Managing Partner, Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP
Alexis Pheiffer, Senior Counsel, Employment & Litigation, Sprouts Farmers Market
404 - Ready or Not, Here Comes the General Data Protection Regulation
Presented by the ACC International Legal Affairs Committee
Curricula: Business Management, Compliance, Data Privacy & Security, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Laura Hamady, Head of Global Legal Privacy, PayPal, Inc.
Nick Holland, Partner, Fieldfisher
Whitney E. McCollum, Senior Corporate Counsel, Data Privacy, AECOM
Tim Toohey, Partner, Greenberg Glusker, International Society of Primerus Law Firms
Lisa Zolidis, Privacy Counsel - Americas, Dell
405 - Ethics, Codes of Conduct, and Internal Investigations: Updating and Benchmarking Success in 2017
Presented by the ACC Small Law Department Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Ethics, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Leslie Bender, Chief Strategy Officer & General Counsel, BCA Financial Services, Inc.
Andrea DeKoning, Associate General Counsel, Luther Burbank Savings
Thomas Pahl, Acting Director, Bureau of Consumer Protection, Federal Trade Commission
Randall Stephens, Vice President, Advisory Services, NAVEX Global, Inc.
406 - How Strategy and Careful Planning Can Make Lawsuits Disappear
Presented in cooperation with Anderson Kill P.C.
Curricula: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Litigation
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Evan Farber, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, The Advisory Board
Kristin Herber, Senior Director & Managing Counsel, Litigation, Under Armour, Inc.
Joseph Howard, SVP, General Counsel, First Mariner Bank
Rhonda Orin, Managing Partner, Anderson Kill
407 - To Monitor or Not to Monitor: Does Your Company Need a Social Media Monitoring Plan?
Presented in cooperation with Quarles & Brady LLP
Curricula: Information Governance, Litigation, Technology
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Kristine Campbell, Assistant General Counsel, U-Haul International
Josh Fleming, Partner, Quarles & Brady LLP
Ryan Patterson, Partner, Quarles & Brady LLP
Brian Roche, General Counsel, Riddell, Inc.
408 - Mapping and Leveraging Stakeholders in Litigation Matters
Presented by the ACC Litigation Committee
Curricula: Legal Operations, Litigation
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Wendy Bozzolasco, Senior Litigation Counsel, Sunpower
Brad DeVore, Member, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP
Matthew Fore, VP Litigation, Hilton
Ilona Korzha, Counsel, Sprint
409 - Clear and Efficient Drafting, with Ken Adams
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Ken Adams, Founder and President (Guru, Author), Adams Contracts Consulting LLC
Charles Kraus, Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Bellatrix Exploration Ltd.
Lorne O'Reilly, Senior Counsel, Dow Chemical Canada ULC
410 - Transformational Payment Services: How FinTech and New Payment Regulations are Impacting Transactions in Europe and Around the World
Presented in cooperation with Bird & Bird LLP
Curricula: Compliance, Cross-border/Global, Finance, Regulation, Technology
Skill Level: Advanced    
Speakers:
Randi Adelstein, Assistant General Counsel, Regulatory Affairs, MasterCard
Scott McInnes, Partner, Bird & Bird LLP
Lupe Sampedro, Partner, Bird & Bird LLP
Crissy Solh, Product and Commercial Counsel, Square, Inc.
411 - Recent Developments and Emerging Issues in US Federal Government Contracting
Presented in cooperation with Venable LLP
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Data Privacy & Security, Employment & Labor, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Paul Debolt, Partner, Venable LLP
Melanie Totman, Counsel, Venable LLP
412 - Managing Your IP Portfolio
Presented by the ACC Intellectual Property Committee
Curricula: Intellectual Property, Outside Counsel Management, Legal Operations
Skill Level: Advanced
Speakers:
William Calore, General Counsel, AxleTech International, LLC
Lauren Dienes-Middlen, SVP, Assistant General Counsel - Intellectual Property, World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.
David Dutcher, Senior Director, IP, Western Digital
James Goepel, Vice President, General Counsel, and Chief Technology Officer, ClearArmor Corporation
Jill Goldman, Vice President & Senior Counsel II. Contracts and Intellectual Property, American Bankers Association
CLOLL3 - Aligning Your Law Department’s Strategy with Your Corporate Strategy
Curricula: Business Management, Law Department Management
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Speakers:
Brian Brooks, EVP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Fannie Mae

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Networking Reception
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

7:15 AM - 8:45 AM

Insurance Staff Counsel Committee Business Meeting
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IT, Privacy, and eCommerce Committee Business Meeting
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Sports & Entertainment Committee Business Meeting
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7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Cultivating Your Network to Support a Career Transition: Search Strategies for In-house Counsel
Curricula: Leadership
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Speakers:
Ona Alston Dosunmu, Vice President & General Counsel, The Brookings Institution
Michael Chartock, Senior Managing Director and General Counsel, Gordon Brothers Group
Jan Anne Dubin, CEO/Principal, Jan Anne Dubin Consulting
Mary Francis, Corporate Secretary and Chief Governance Officer, Chevron Corporation
Daniel Harper, General Counsel (North America), GEA Farm Technologies, Inc.
What is Your Recipe for Managing Culture in Your Global Team?
Curricula: Cross-border/Global, Leadership
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Speakers:
Jeri Weber, Intercultural Consultant, Culturalxing

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Breakfast
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8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

501 - Implementing Value-based Fees: Practical Advice and a Chance to Practice
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Law Department Management, Outside Counsel Management, Legal Operations
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Lisa Damon, National Labor & Employment Department Chair, SeyfarthLean Consulting
Kathryn Kirmayer, Senior Vice President - Law and General Counsel, Association of American Railroads
Joseph Otterstetter, Managing Counsel, 3M Company

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

502 - Compliance, Ethics, and Governance—A Health Care Perspective
Presented by the ACC Health Law and Compliance & Ethics Committees
Curricula: Compliance, Ethics, Health Law, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Lisa Castleton, Senior Counsel, Abbott
Karen Litsinger, SVP, Operations & General Counsel, Mirixa Corporation
Chris Mollet, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Edward-Elmhurst Health Care
503 - Exploring Ethical Issues Through Film
Presented by the ACC Litigation and Compliance & Ethics Committees
Curricula: Ethics, Litigation
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
William Hochul, General Counsel, Delaware North Companies, Inc.
Sarah Maguire, Senior Counsel, BAE Systems
Ann Marie Painter, Partner, Perkins Coie LLP
Marcy Smorey-Giger, Legal Advisor, LegalSifter Inc.
504 - Practical Tips for Dealing with Legal Ethics and Compliance Issues in International Supply Chain and Agency Arrangements
Presented by the ACC International Legal Affairs Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Contracts & Negotiations, Cross-border/Global, Ethics, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate    
Speakers:
Fernanda Beraldi, Director, International Ethics & Compliance and Corporate Counsel, Cummins Inc.
Alan Dunn, Partner, Stewart & Stewart, International Society of Primerus Law Firms
Oswald Fernandez, Trade Counsel, Al Khaleej Sugar Co.
Robert Johnson, Assistant General Counsel, Exxon Mobil Corporation
Joseph Port, Senior Counsel, BAE Systems Platforms & Services
505 - Antitrust/Competition Law in Disruptive Industries and Markets
Presented by the ACC Compliance & Ethics Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Corporate & Securities, Cross-border/Global, Mergers & Acquisitions, Regulation, Technology
Skill Level: Advanced  
Speakers:
Kathryn McCarthy, Senior Managing Director, FTI Technology
Gracie Renbarger, Vice President, Ethics & Compliance, Bazaarvoice
Kenneth Wittenauer, Associate General Counsel, Americas, Husqvarna Professional Products, Inc.
506 - What to Deploy Now: A Candid Discussion About the What, Where, When, and How of Deploying Existing Technologies in Your Legal Department
Presented by the ACC Law Department Management Committee
Curricula: Law Department Management, Technology, Legal Operations
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Stephanie Lambert, Vice President, Associate General Counsel, Staples, Inc.
Ravi Kiran Mamidanna, ILO Operations Director & Senior Counsel, Abbott Laboratories
Ann Marie McLaughlin, Director of Legal Knowledge and Vendor Management, Liberty Mutual Group
Albert Oaten, Vice President, Market Development, ContractWorks
507 - You Make the Call: Test Your Employment Law Knowledge
Presented by the ACC Sports & Entertainment Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Employment & Labor, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
David Cohen, General Counsel, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
William Grob, Partner, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Shameeka Quallo, Corporate Counsel, International Speedway Corporation
Emily Roisman, Director, MentorPrize
508 - Identifying and Contracting with a Cloud Services Provider You Can Trust
Presented in cooperation with Microsoft
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Data Privacy & Security, Legal Operations, Technology
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Dennis Garcia, Assistant General Counsel, Microsoft Legal & Corporate Affairs
Bruce Jackson, Assistant General Counsel, Microsoft Legal & Corporate Affairs
509 - Advanced Issues in Leasing
Presented by the ACC Real Estate and International Legal Affairs Committees
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations
Skill Level: Advanced
Speakers:
Elena Antonetti, Executive Counsel, Travelers
Matthew Carter, Associate General Counsel, Lockheed Martin Corporation
Jessica Manning-Garner, Corporate Counsel, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc.
Joseph Marek, Special Counsel, Johnston, Allison & Hord, PA, Meritas - Law Firms Worldwide
Raymond Pomeroy II, Of Counsel, Beveridge & Diamond
510 - After the Acquisition: Global Workforce Integration Best Practices to Maximize the Value of the Deal
Presented in cooperation with Littler Mendelson P.C.
Curricula: Business Management, Corporate & Securities, Cross-border/Global, Legal Operations, Mergers & Acquisitions
Skill Level: Advanced      
Speakers:
Robert Long, Shareholder, Littler Mendelson
Lori Middlehurst, Director and Assistant General Counsel, VMware, Inc.
Heather Morawski, Senior Legal Counsel, Robert Bosch LLC
Natalie Pierce, Shareholder, Littler Mendelson
511 - Reboot Your Dusty and Boring Records Retention Schedule to Better Drive Information Governance
Presented by the ACC Information Governance Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Information Governance, Technology
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Mark Diamond, CEO, Contoural
Megan Hertzler, Director, Enterprise Information Governance, PG&E
Heather Kolasinsky, Senior Counsel, Humana
512 - Technology and IP License agreements
Presented by the ACC Intellectual Property Committee
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Cross-border/Global, Intellectual Property, Technology
Skill Level: Advanced  
Speakers:
Aaron Brodsky, Chief IP Counsel, Trimble Inc.
Sandra Carbone, General Counsel, IZEA, Inc.
Laura Jeffords Greenberg, Senior Vice President - Business & Legal Affairs, Littlstar
Joan McGillycuddy, Director IP and Innovation, New Avon
Barbara Rogan, Vice President & Associate General Counsel, Cadence Design Systems Inc.

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Break
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11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

601 - Building Resilience and Grit: Adding to Your Emotional Intelligence Toolkit
Presented by the ACC Law Department Management Committee
Curricula: Ethics, Leadership, Legal Operations, Business Management
Skill Level: Intermediate    
Speakers:
Anne Brafford, Ph.D. Student, Positive Organizational Psychology, Claremont Graduate University
Martha Knudson, Assistant Instructor, Master of Applied Positive Psychology Program, University of Pennsylvania
Stephen Roth, Vice-President & General Counsel, JTV
602 - Global Anti-corruption and Compliance in the Health Care Sector
Presented by the ACC Health Law and International Legal Affairs Committees
Curricula: Compliance, Cross-border/Global, Health Law, Regulation
Skill Level: Advanced  
Speakers:
Jamie Leitner, Chief Compliance Officer, LivaNova PLC
Ildiko Mehes, Vice President and General Counsel, North America Generics, Teva Pharmaceuticals
Christopher Swift, Export Controls & National Security Practice; Gov’t. Enforcement, Compliance & White Collar Group, Foley & Lardner LLP
603 - Can Arbitration Clauses Save Money?
Presented by the ACC Small Law Department Committee
Curricula: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Contracts & Negotiations, Litigation
Skill Level: Advanced
Speakers:
Elizabeth Atlee, Senior Vice President & Deputy General Counsel - Global Litigation, CBRE, Inc.
Michael Kortbawi, Partner, BSA Ahmad Bin Hazeem, Meritas - Law Firms Worldwide
604 - Employment & Labor Law: A Primer for New In-house Practitioners
Presented by the ACC Employment & Labor Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Employment & Labor
Skill Level: Basic  
Speakers:
Shagha Balali, Principal, Jackson Lewis P.C.
Michael Booden, Senior Legal Counsel, YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago
William Dugan, Partner, Baker McKenzie
Ellen Dunkin, Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Amalgamated Family of Companies
Marjory Robertson, AVP & Senior Counsel, Sun Life Financial
605 - CFPB & HUD’s Oversight of Real Estate Issues—A Regulator’s Perspective
Presented by the ACC Real Estate and Financial Services Committees
Curricula: Compliance, Finance, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Miniard Culpepper, Regional Counsel, Office of General Counsel, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Dawn Haghighi, General Counsel, PCV Murcor
Raghu Nandan, General Counsel & COO, Sunstreet Mortgage, LLC
606 - Regulatory Turmoil During Trump’s First Year: Providing Advice When US Regulatory Change or Repeal Is Occurring, Imminent, or Uncertain
Presented by the ACC Financial Services Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Corporate & Securities, Cross-border/Global, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate    
Speakers:
Mark Carberry, Executive Director, J.P. Morgan
Michael Cho, SVP/Head of Global Financial institutions Compliance, Wells Fargo Bank NA
Gary H. Collins, Managing Director, Compliance Management Division, BNP Paribas, Americas & CUSO/IHC
Beth S. DeSimone, SVP & General Counsel, CenterState Bank
Jeffrey Taylor, Deputy General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer, General Motors Company
Walter Van Dorn, Partner, BakerHostetler
607 - Integration or Discrimination: The Legal Implications of Mobile Workspaces
Presented by the ACC IT, Privacy & eCommerce and International Legal Affairs Committees
Curricula: Compliance, Data Privacy & Security, Employment & Labor, Ethics, Information Governance, Regulation, Technology
Skill Level: Advanced  
Speakers:
Courtney Barton, Associate General Counsel & Global Chief Privacy Officer, Willis Towers Watson
Frank Connolly, Vice President & Sr. Counsel, Operations, Hilton Worldwide, Inc.
Dori Kuchinsky, Assistant General Counsel, Privacy, AOL, Inc.
608 - Uncover the Hidden Potential in “Little Data”
Presented in cooperation with Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Curricula: Law Department Management, Technology, Legal Operations
Skill Level: Advanced  
Speakers:
Kristen Cook, Senior Counsel, 7-Eleven
Kim Craig, Managing Director, Lean Solutions, Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Liz Lugones, Director Legal Operations, Becton, Dickinson
609 - Deal or No Deal: Negotiating and Drafting International Contracts
Presented by the ACC International Legal Affairs Committee
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Cross-border/Global, Ethics
Skill Level: Intermediate    
Speakers:
Melloney Douce, General Legal Counsel, Rolta AdvizeX Technologies, LLC
Ziv Glickman, Assistant General Counsel, Western Digital
Sabrina Martinez, Director & Managing Counsel, EMEA, Rimini Street
Scott Weber, Associate General Counsel APAC, Juniper Networks, Inc.
610 - IP Considerations in M&A Transactions
Presented by the ACC Intellectual Property Committee
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Corporate & Securities, Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions
Skill Level: Advanced
Speakers:
William Becker, Retired, Retired
Amit Kumar, Associate General Counsel, adidas Golf and adidas Special Projects
Joseph Mangan, Corporate Counsel, Allstate Insurance Company
Kandace Watson, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
611 - Cybersecurity: Cyber Incident Response When You Didn't Have a Plan
Presented by the ACC New to In-house Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Data Privacy & Security, Technology
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Shakara Barnes, Litigation and Regulatory Enforcement Counsel, Deutsche Bank
Monique Brown, Assistant Vice President, Deutsche Bank
April Doss, Senior Counsel, SSCI
Anne Winner, AVP, Employed Lawyers Product Mgr & Contributing Member to the Cyber Product Team, Chubb
612 - For-profit and Nonprofit Partnerships and Promotions: What You Need to Know to do Good and Avoid Harming Your Brand
Presented by the ACC Nonprofit Organizations Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Contracts & Negotiations, Corporate & Securities, Intellectual Property, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Anita Drummond, Assistant General Counsel, American Cancer Society, Inc
Christopher Holland, Intellectual Property Counsel, Shaw Industries
David Kurns, Corporate Counsel, Domino's Pizza
Lauri Prather, Executive Director, Legal, ALSAC/St. Jude
CLOSM1 - Cybersecurity and Your Board of Directors
Curricula: Business Management, Data Privacy & Security
Skill Level:  
Speakers:
Burt M. Feeling, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Southwire Company

12:45 PM - 2:15 PM

*Networking Lunch*
Skill Level:
Energy Committee Business Meeting
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Intellectual Property Committee Business Meeting
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Non Profit Organizations Committee Business Meeting
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Small Law Department Committee Business Meeting
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2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

701 - AI for Corporate Law Departments: What Is Real Now?
Presented in cooperation with QuisLex
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Law Department Management, Legal Operations, Litigation, Technology
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Rose Battaglia, Managing Director, Global COO Legal, Deutsche Bank
Sirisha Gummaregula, Chief Operating Officer, QuisLex
Suchitra Narayen, Legal Vice President and Associate General Counsel, Oracle
Julie Sullivan, Director, Legal Operations, Rimini Street, Inc.
702 - Business Associate Accountability in US Health Care Compliance
Presented by the ACC Compliance & Ethics and Health Law Committees
Curricula: Compliance, Contracts & Negotiations, Data Privacy & Security, Health Law, Regulation, Technology
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Aileen Casanave, Deputy General Counsel, Jiff, Inc.
Richelle Ladwig, Senior Managing Attorney, Quartz Health Solutions
Doug Towns, Vice President, General Counsel & Senior Compliance Officer, Guardian Pharmacy
Jonathan Wright, Chief Legal Officer, QPharma, Inc.
703 - Ethics of In-house Pro Bono
Presented by the Pro Bono Institute in cooperation with the Association of Corporate Counsel
Curricula: Ethics, Law Department Management
Skill Level: Intermediate    
Speakers:
Andrea Bridgeman, Associate General Counsel, Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac)
Jon Downes, General Counsel - Australasia, Willis Towers Watson
Katherine Giddings, Partner, Akerman LLP
704 - Building Your Brand: Yes, it’s All About You
Presented by the ACC International Legal Affairs Committee
Curricula: Leadership
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Janet Bawcom, Senior Vice President - Corporate, Securities & Finance Counsel and Asst. Secretary, Dell Technologies Inc.
Cecile Boyer, Directrice Juridique Groupe, Scor
Ellen Ostrow, Founding Principal, Lawyers Life Coach LLC
Julia Simon, Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary, Mary Kay Inc.
705 - Ethics and Compliance Training on a Budget
Presented by the ACC Small Law Department Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Cross-border/Global, Law Department Management
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Debra Kuper, Vice President & General Counsel, Kubota
Victoria McKenney, Deputy GC - Regulatory & Compliance, Deputy Chief Compliance Officer, United States Steel Corporation
Meredith Stone, Of Counsel, Umicore USA Inc.
706 - Everything You Always Wanted to Know About eSports
Presented by the ACC Sports & Entertainment Committee
Curricula: Cross-border/Global, Regulation, Technology
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Sheila Bangalore, Associate General Counsel, Aristocrat Technologies
Petro Fringuelli, Partner, CMS Hasche Sigle
Ellen Zavian, General Counsel, United Breakin Association
707 - Managing Global Labor and Employment Law Matters
Presented in cooperation with Jackson Lewis P.C.
Curricula: Cross-border/Global, Employment & Labor, Law Department Management, Outside Counsel Management
Skill Level: Intermediate    
Speakers:
Ryan Brown, Corporate Counsel for Global Operations, Rosetta Stone Ltd.
Valeria Cometto, Employment and Latin America Counsel, Legal Compliance Advisor, YKK Corporation of America
David Jimenez, Principal, Jackson Lewis P.C.
Melissa Taylormoore, Deputy Chief Legal Officer, Constellis, LLC
Ellen Weitz, Associate General Counse - Labor and Employment, Jackson Lewis P.C.
708 - Defending the Front Line: Your Role in Domestic and International Arbitrations
Presented in cooperation with Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Curricula: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Cross-border/Global, Litigation
Skill Level: Intermediate    
Speakers:
Hon. John DiBlasi, Arbitrator and Mediator, NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation)
Susanne Dickerson, Assistant General Counsel, Legal - Commercial, Cliffs Natural Resources Inc
Joe McArthur, FCIArb, Partner, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Jeffrey Wood, Senior Counsel and Managing Attorney, Commercial, Air Canada
Seumas Woods, Partner, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
709 - Foolproof RFPs to Get the Legal Services You Want
Presented in cooperation with Gowling WLG
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Cross-border/Global, Law Department Management, Legal Operations, Outside Counsel Management
Skill Level: Intermediate      
Speakers:
Bindu Cudjoe, VP, DGC-T&O Legal & CKO and COO, BMO Financial Group
Daniel Desjardins, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Bombardier Inc
Geoffrey Gibbs, Deputy General Counsel, University of California
Faran Umar-Khitab, Partner, Gowling WLG
710 - The Latest Trends in M&A Drafting: What Do Recent Transactions Tell Us About Developments in Deal-making?
Presented in cooperation with Bloomberg Law
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Cross-border/Global, Data Privacy & Security, Mergers & Acquisitions
Skill Level: Advanced    
Speakers:
Chris Harrison, Adjunct professor, New York University School of Law
Andrew Hubley, Senior Legal Editor, Bloomberg Law
Scott Posner, Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary, Terex Corporation
Masha Trainor, Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation
711 - "Gone Phishing?" Protecting Your Company from Hackers
Presented by the ACC IT, Privacy & eCommerce Committee
Curricula: Business Management, Compliance, Data Privacy & Security, Technology
Skill Level: Advanced
Speakers:
Aaron Cohen, Director of Cyber Skill Development, Symantec Corporation
Margaret Gloeckle, Senior Privacy Officer, HSBC
Daniel Meyers, President, Information Governance, TransPerfect Legal Solutions
John O'Keefe, Senior Corporate Counsel, Symantec Corporation
712 - Hot Topics in Copyright Law
Presented by the ACC Intellectual Property Committee
Curricula: Intellectual Property, Technology
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Margo Lynn Hablutzel, Advisor, DXC
Alisa Key, Senior Counsel, Pearson
Joe Petersen, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
Joe Salvo, EVP and General Counsel, Sesame Workshop
CLOSM2 - Using Legal Technology Tools to Increase Productivity
Curricula: Law Department Management, Technology
Skill Level:  
Speakers:
Thomas Chow, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Secretary, Exponential Interactive, Inc.

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Break
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4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

801 - Bridging Generational Gaps: How to Reveal and Deal with Implicit Bias
Presented by the ACC Law Department Management Committee
Curricula: Employment & Labor, Law Department Management, Leadership, Legal Operations, Business Management
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Ryan Evans, Director, Corporate Counsel, Jack in the Box
Elizabeth Henries, Corporate Counsel, The Donna Karan Company LLC
Camille Olson, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Welly Tantono, Country Counsel, Hewlett-Packard Asia Pacific
802 - We Can Handle the Truth: Let's Meet the US Health Law Enforcers
Presented by the ACC Health Law Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Health Law, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Dan Anderson, Deputy Director of Commercial Litigation Branch, Civil Division, US Department of Justice
Joseph Beemsterboer, Chief, Health Care Fraud Unit, U.S. Department of Justice
Kenneth Kraft, Senior Counsel, HHS-OIG
Lisa Noller, Partner, Foley & Lardner
K Royal, General Counsel, Aridessa
Lori Rubin, Senior Counsel, Foley & Lardner
803 - An Overview of US Nonprofit Law and Practice Pointers
Presented by the ACC Nonprofit Organizations Committee
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Corporate & Securities, Leadership
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Sara Hall, Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel, ALSAC/St. Jude
Jeffrey Tenenbaum, Partner and Chair, Nonprofit Organizations Practice, Venable LLP
804 - One Size Does Not Fit All: Best Practices for Using Contract Templates and Implementing Standard Policies in Multinational Companies
Presented by the ACC International Legal Affairs Committee
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Legal Operations
Skill Level: Advanced
Speakers:
Bernie Resser, Partner, Greenberg Glusker, International Society of Primerus Law Firms
Rodolfo Rivera, Chief International Counsel/Legal Hold Officer, Fidelity National Financial, Inc.
Mark Walker, Counsel, IBM Corporation
805 - Public-private Partnerships: A Messy Handshake? Fear, Trust, and Value in Working with the Government
Presented by the ACC IT, Privacy & eCommerce Committee
Curricula: Business Management, Compliance, Data Privacy & Security, Regulation
Skill Level: Basic  
Speakers:
Matthew Bester, Director of Competition Law/Senior Director, Government Procurement Compliance, Accenture LLP
Jay Kramer, Supervisory Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation - Cyber Division/New York Office
Stewart Pomerantz, Senior Vice President & Associate General Counsel, Jefferies LLC
Jeniffer Roberts, Partner, Dentons
806 - US Federal Anti-money Laundering Enforcement for the Non-compliance Attorney or General Counsel
Presented by the ACC Compliance & Ethics Committee
Curricula: Compliance, Finance, Regulation
Skill Level: Basic  
Speakers:
Kathleen Boege, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Wintrust Financial Corporation
Krystal Saab, Director, AML Compliance/BSA Officer, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
Henry Thoman, General Counsel, UniRush, LLC
Julie Wood, Chief Executive Officer, Guidepost Solutions LLC
807 - The Nuts and Bolts of a Successful Response to a State Attorney General Inquiry in the US
Presented in cooperation with Cozen O'Connor
Curricula: Compliance, Law Department Management, Litigation, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate    
Speakers:
Jeff Blum, SVP and Deputy General Counsel, DISH Network
Lawrence Drexler, General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer, Barclays Bank Delaware
Lori Kalani, Co-Chair, State Attorneys General Practice, Cozen O'Connor
Jerry Kilgore, Member, Cozen O'Connor
808 - Small Companies Facing Big Litigation
Presented by the ACC Small Law Department Committee
Curricula: Litigation
Skill Level: Basic  
Speakers:
Andrew Etkind, Former General Counsel & VP Business Affairs, Smiths Group plc-Flex Tek
Brett Krantz, Partner, Meritas - Law Firms Worldwide
Timothy Rodenberger, General Counsel, Dahua Technology USA Inc.
Timothy Scanlan, General Counsel, Omega Flex, Inc.
809 - Key Issues in Negotiating and Drafting Subscription Services Agreements
Presented by the ACC Intellectual Property Committee
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Cross-border/Global, Data Privacy & Security, Information Governance, Intellectual Property, Technology
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Jennifer Arbuckle, Assistant General Counsel, Thomson Reuters
William Eipert, Senior Managing Counsel, Xerox Corporation
Daniel Greenberg, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, SAP Canada Inc.
Elizabeth Staples, Senior Counsel – Public Sector, Symantec Corporation
810 - Ethical Issues in M&A Transactions
Presented by the ACC Corporate & Securities Committee
Curricula: Contracts & Negotiations, Corporate & Securities, Ethics, Mergers & Acquisitions
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Byron Kalogerou, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery
Mara Kaplan, Director Counsel, Target Corporation
Heather Morawski, Senior Legal Counsel, Robert Bosch LLC
Ryan Stafford, Executive Vice President and Chief Legal & Human Resources Officer, Littelfuse, Inc.
811 - Bet-the-company Litigation: When the Insurer Won’t Settle
Presented in cooperation with Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Curricula: Litigation
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Laurence Midler, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, CBRE, Inc.
Monica Palko, Deputy Chief Counsel, BAE Systems
Dawn Rosemond, Partner and Director of Diversity, Professional Development and Inclusion, Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Kristen Weathersby, Vice President of Litigation, Cox Media Group
David Wood, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP
812 - To Catch a Cyber Thief: A Case Study in Pursuing and Stopping International Misappropriation of Confidential Information, Proprietary Business Data, and Trade Secrets
Presented in cooperation with FordHarrison LLP
Curricula: Cross-border/Global, Data Privacy & Security, Intellectual Property
Skill Level: Intermediate    
Speakers:
Maureen Cooney, Head of Privacy, Sprint Corporation
Ari Sherwin, Corporate Counsel- Intellectual Property, The Sherwin-Williams Company
Nancy Sumption, Senior Legal Director, Global Cybersecurity Counsel, Medtronic
CLOSM3 - Social Media Risks and Practical Tips
Curricula: Information Governance, Technology
Skill Level:  

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Networking Reception
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Supporting the Strategic-asset Board in Disruptive Times
Curricula: Law Department Management, Leadership
Skill Level:
Speakers:
Paula Cholmondeley, Director, Terex Corporation
Raymond Gilmartin, Former Chairman, President and CEO, Merck & Co.
Steven Walker, General Counsel, Secretary & Director of Board Advisory Services, National Association of Corporate Directors

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Breakfast
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9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

901 - ACC Regulator Session: Corporate Compliance and Enforcement
Presented by the Association of Corporate Counsel
Curricula: Compliance, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Amanda Allen, Senior Legal Editor, Bloomberg Law
Hui Chen, Compliance Consultant, Compliance Consultant
Kathleen McGovern, Senior Deputy Chief, Criminal Division, Fraud Section, U.S. Department of Justice
902 - ACC Regulator Session: Employment and Labor Law
Presented in cooperation with Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Curricula: Compliance, Employment & Labor, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate
Speakers:
Megan Holstein, Vice President of Compliance, ReedGroup
Victoria Lipnic, Acting Chair, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Kevin McGowan, Senior Legal Editor, Labor & Employment, Bloomberg Law
James Plunkett, Senior Government Relations Counsel, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
903 - Business Education for In-house Counsel: Part I
Presented by the Association of Corporate Counsel
Curricula: Business Management, Leadership
Skill Level: Intermediate  

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Break
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11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

1001 - ACC Regulator Session: International Data Privacy
Presented in cooperation with Perkins Coie LLP
Curricula: Compliance, Cross-border/Global, Data Privacy & Security, Legal Operations, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate  
Speakers:
Don Aplin, Managing Editor for Bloomberg Law Privacy and Data Security News, Bloomberg Law
Shannon Coe, Team Lead Data Flows and Privacy, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce
Helen X. Dixon, Data Protection Commissioner for Ireland, Office of the Data Protection Commissioner
Melissa Fruge, Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel, Spredfast Inc.
Janis Kestenbaum, Partner, Perkins Coie LLP
1002 - ACC Regulator Session: Securities Law
Curricula: Compliance, Corporate & Securities, Regulation
Skill Level: Intermediate  
1003 - Business Education for In-house Counsel: Part II
Presented by the Association of Corporate Counsel
Curricula: Business Management, Leadership
Skill Level: Intermediate  
ACC reserves the right to modify program content at its discretion.
This program is eligible for CLE/CPD credits. Sessions that may be eligible for ethics CLE/CPD credit are noted.