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PRSA Counselors Academy: Survival Of The Fleetest
May 18-20, 2008

Michael C. Lasky and Brad Schwartzberg, Davis & Gilbert partners, will be speaking on the following panels.

Michael C. Lasky will be participating on the panel titled “Capitalizing on the "Big Idea:" A Primer on Marketing Law for Public Relations.”

This panel will take place on May 19, 2008 from 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. This session will explore the basics of copyright, trademark, claim substantiation law and spokespersons' agreements. Special attention will also be given to the new media revolution and how it has changed the protection (and potential liability) arising from the use (or misuse) of intellectual property on the Web and in new media venues.

Brad Schwartzberg will be participating on a panel entitled “Critical Issues in Structuring Your Partnership Agreement.”

This panel will take place on May 19, 2008 from 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. This panel will present “Is it time to dust off your partnership agreement?” Whether your firm is equally owned, controlled by one or more individuals, or made up of multiple partners, there are numerous issues to be considered when structuring (or restructuring) your partnership agreement. This discussion will focus on many critical topics such as buy-sell arrangements (i.e., what to do if your partner is no longer with the firm), control provisions, voting rights, as well as estate planning matters (including the most efficient use of life insurance).

Registration Information: http: www.counselorsacademy.org

*Davis & Gilbert is a supporting Sponsor