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Welcome to Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL)

GOAL is established to provide legal fraternity with the most influential knowledge sourcing and networking platform in the field of global legal services. This unique organization has the capacity to develop collaborative, high-value events and conferences, webinars, web conferences, training, master classes and meeting programs enhancing the development and effectiveness of the legal fraternity. The various events are organised every year across the globe on various topics/subjects which are of interest to our member and non-member lawyers, other experts for the purpose of enhancing the knowledge and keeping them updated with the changing scenario of global market space. Read more...

Our Global Conferences

  •  Global LPO
     Conference and Exhibition

     New Delhi, India
     21 - 22 January 2014

     

  •  Global IP Outsourcing
     Conference and Exhibition

     San Francisco, CA, USA
     17 - 18 February 2014

     

  •  Global Litigation Outsourcing
     Conference and Exhibition

     Chicago, IL, USA
     25 - 26 February 2014

     

  •  Global Litigation Outsourcing
     Conference and Exhibition

     London, UK
     11 - 12 March 2014

     

  •  Global IP Conference and
     Exhibition

     New York City, NY, USA
     18 - 19 June 2014

     

  •  Global IP Conference
     and Exhibition

     Dubai, UAE
     02 - 03 Sep 2014

     

  •  Global IP Conference and
     Exhibition

     London, UK
     09 - 10 Sep 2014

     

  •  Global Litigation Conference
     and Exhibition

     Singapore, Asia
     24 - 25 Sep 2014

     

  •  Global Litigation Conference
     and Exhibition

     New York City, NY, USA
     01 - 02 October 2014

     

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     Global e-Discovery
     Conference 
    and Exhibition

     San Francisco, CA, USA
     17 - 18 November 2014

     

  •  Global IP Conference and
     Exhibition

     San Francisco, CA, USA
     18 - 19 February 2015

     

  •  Global Litigation Conference
     and Exhibition

     London, UK
     17 - 18 March 2015

     

 

 

Speaker(s)


Asad Ehsan Chaudhry-ACCA, CICA

Regulatory Compliance - FATCA and AML Solutions
Dubai Islamic Bank

Biography

Asad Brief Biography

Asad Ehsan is currently working for Dubai Islamic Bank and He is responsible for ensuring Compliance with regulatory directives from various regulatory authorities, ensuring timely implementation of FATCA regulations and Working on AML systems and solutions.

In his 07 years Audit, Compliance and Banking Examination experience, He has performed audits of around 10 Commercial Banks.

Working for the Central Bank of Pakistan, Habib Bank AG Zurich UAE and UBL UAE, he has performed audits of all type, ranging from consumer credit, commercial credit, corporate credit, syndicate financing, Branch Operations, Treasury audits, Centralized Operations audit, AML reviews, fraud investigations, Special investigations, etc. for various banks namely Standard Chartered Pakistan (Twice), United Bank Limited Pakistan, JS Bank Pakistan, MCB Bank, Citi Bank, Habib Bank AG Zurich UAE, UBL UAE.

Working for Habib BAnk AG ZUrich as Manager Regulatory Compliance and AML he ensure all regulations are complied with and mapped with banks internal policies, preparing of Annual Review plan, conducting reviews based on Annual review plan, Transaction monitoring(pre and post transaction), Review of policies and procedures in the light of Regulatory Directives from various regulators, training bank staff on AML & KYC issues on Semi Annual basis, conducting day to day investigations, corresponding with Regulators & HO, preparing returns to be submitted to regulators & HO, preparing annual review plans and performing internal control and compliance reviews.

Details

Topic: Regulatory Compliance Program Development

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 11 April 2014
Time: 04:00 PM GST / 12:0 PM GMT / 02:00 PM SAST
Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512.

Agenda

Regulatory Compliance Program Development

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

Regulatory Compliance Program Development

  • What is Regulatory Compliance Programme Development?
  • All the laws and regulators in the UAE region for banking sector as well as FATCA
  • How to develop a Regulatory Compliance Programme
  • Q & A

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Joseph Ifebunandu

Legal Counsel, Corporate /Investment Banking
Diamond Bank Plc, Nigeria

Biography

Joseph's Brief Biography

Joseph serves as legal counsel (with specific focus on corporate banking and structured finance) with Diamond Bank Plc, a leading Nigerian bank. He specializes in corporate finance, project finance asset finance and private equity. Prior to joining Diamond Bank, Joseph had spent over 5 years with Skye Bank Plc as legal counsel in various capacities. He had also worked with a law firm, where he gathered experience in commercial litigation and dispute resolution.

Details

Topic: Basic Security Types In Project Finace

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 16 April 2014

Time: 07:30 PM WAT / 07:30 PM BST / 11:30 AM PST / 02:30 PM EST

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

Basic Security Types In Project Finance

  • Sponsor guarantee – usually resisted by most sponsors
  • Sponsor shares – share charge/pledge, distribution delays/assignment, proceeds of unpaid shares or shareholder loans
  • Security charge on project assets – floating lien (US), fixed vs floating charge
  • Mortgage of project location/site – need to assess title, requirements
  • Security assignment – may relate to project license/concession agreement, off-take agreements (key!), insurance policies, contractor guarantees - need for direct agreements
  • Other guarantees – MIGA, World Bank partial guarantee

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Ayman Salem
Senior Legal Counsel
Kuwait Financial Centre, Kuwait

Biography

Ayman's Brief Biography

Ayman Salem obtained his L.L.B. from Cairo University and his L.L.M. in International & Comparative Law with an emphasis on Commercial and Business Law from Indiana Law School. Ayman has ten years of experience as a corporate attorney. Before joining Kuwait Financial Center (Markaz) in Kuwait Ayman worked as legal counsel for Barclays Bank Egypt. Prior to that, he was a senior lawyer on the syndication loans team at the Commercial International Bank (CIB).Ayman has significant experience advising on structured finance, derivatives and risk management products, including documentation for the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, syndicated loan agreements, maritime mortgages, leasing finance, capital markets and investment banking transactions. Ayman also acted as a off-Counsel for Crowell & Moring-Egypt Office (Hegazy &Associates in association with Crowell &Moring) in many investment banking transactions and Sukkuk new legislation in Egypt.

At CIB, Ayman advised on a diversified debt portfolio, including a EGP 450 million syndicated loan facility granted to Egyptian Propylene and Propopylene, a club deal i.e. cross border transaction with Mashreq Bank Dubai as lead arranger to finance Saudi Bin Laden Group, and a EGP 2 billion syndicated loan facility to finance Cairo Festival City in New Cairo. In addition, Ayman worked on structuring and documentation of several multilateral escrow agreements, including acting as legal advisor and escrow agent for CIB to implement a EGP 200 million acquisition by a major Egyptian real estate company. He also advised CIB on a EGP 1.33 billion syndicated loan facility for Maridive Oil Services to finance the construction of maritime vessels. Ayman advised CIAM and CI Capital on the establishment of several investment funds. Ayman also advised and structured on a diversified equity portfolio, including USD 55 million Shares Buy-Back transaction with Qinvetment in QFC i.e. Treasury –Stocks, handling all the transaction including the SPA and comprehensive legal opinion thereon, a Forward Sale Transaction including transfer of benefits from an SPV based in Abu Dhabi to an LLC and pledging its shares.

At Barclays Bank Egypt, Ayman advised on a USD 100 million project financing and working capital facility i.e. cross border transaction for an Egyptian LNG project. He structured and documented an EGP 100 million leasing financing for one of the leading leasing companies in Egypt, Al Tawfiq Leasing. He advised CIB on a USD 150 million finance deal with the Egyptian Trader Company for the import of wheat from Russia. He also advised Barclays Bank Egypt on a USD 100 million syndicated loan facility in favor of African Bank for Import and Export, an international organization for promoting trade financing in Africa, a USD 50 million Shares Buy-Back Transaction (Treasury Stocks) with Qinvestment in Qatar Financial Center and its shareholders. He used to provide many training to the legal and corporate team about certain cross border transactions, project finance techniques, and global financial issues e.g. the recent case of manipulation of LIBOR by some of the leading banks in UK. Proposing and amendment to the Egyptian Capital Market Law 95/1992 to eliminate certain drawbacks so that the investments banking may set up real estate investment fund i.e. REITs.

Details

Topic: Comparative study of the Real Estate Investment Trust in the US and how the Egyptian legislator may inspire from the US federal Act

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 17 April 2014
Time: 04:00 PM GST / 12:00 PM GMT / 02:00 PM SAST
Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512.

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Mr Kelly Ntebe

Home Loans Legal Officer
Standard Bank, South Africa


Joel N Mohlamonyane

Legal Advisor - Legal Services
Sasol Group Services (Pty) Ltd, South Africa

Biographies

Kelly's Brief Biography

Legal Portfolio exposure:

  • Litigation
  • Foreclosure
  • Collections
  • Pre-legal
  • Security Documents
  • Legal Invoicing
  • Vendor Management
  • Legal Portfolio Management

Academic Exposure:

  • Radio Station Management
  • Operations Management
  • Project Management
  • Six Sigma
  • Retail Banking

Currently Studying:

  • Bcom Economics
  • Para Legal

Joel's Brief Biography

Joel Is a South African admitted attorney with 7 years' work experience in general practice and commercial field. Having graduated with BA Law and LLB from the University of Pretoria he took interest among other fields in commercial law and sports law and has published several articles on these subjects, Joel currently serves a Specialist: Legal Advisors for Sasol Group Services, an international company in petrochemical industry. Joel loves to interact with colleagues in the Legal profession with potential of working together on future projects.

Details

Topic: Litigation in the Collections Environment and Litigation & Arbitration: How to Manage, Resolve and Avoid Risk

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 21 April 2014

Time: 05:00 PM SAST / 04:0 PM BST / 08:00 AM PST / 11:00 AM EST

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

  • Litigation in the Collections Environment
  • Litigation and Arbitration: How to Manage, Resolve and Avoid Risk 

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Sue Hallen

Director - IP Management
IBM, USA

 
Riyon Harding
Executive Intellectual Property Strategist
IBM, USA


Details

Topic: Optimizing the value from your IP Portfolio

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 08 May 2014

Time: 01:00 PM EST / 10:00 AM PST / 05:00 PM GMT

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

Optimizing the value from your IP portfolio

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Ruchir Patel

Senior Corporate Counsel
Capsugel
Greater New York City

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Biographies

Ruchir Patel

Ruchir Patel is currently the Senior Corporate Counsel at Capsugel, Inc. a global leader in delivering high-quality, innovative dosage forms and solutions to its customers in the health care industry. Ruchir is responsible for global commercial support, M&A, corporate strategy and business development. Ruchir has significant experience in mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, structuring, drafting and negotiating a variety of contracts within the pharmaceutical & biotechnology industries. Ruchir also has substantial experience in ethics and compliance and the FCPA.

Prior to joining Capsugel, Ruchir was Senior Corporate Counsel at GE Healthcare and an associate at the law firm of DLA Piper. Ruchir received a B.S. from Rutgers University College of Pharmacy and his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.

Details

Topic: FCPA in M&A Transactions - Considerations and Best Practices

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 16 May, 2014

Time: 9:00 AM PST

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk. You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts:  www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

  • Role of FCPA in M& A Transactions
  • Enforcement of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)
  • Best Practices in FCPA

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors covers the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is  FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact:  +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Senem Anataca

Senior Counsel - Contract Management, Middle East and Africa
NSN - Nokia Solutions and Networks, Dubai

Anupam Sharan
Director - Contract Management
Sutherland Global Services, India & Editorial Board Member at IACCM

Biographies

Senem's Brief Biography

Senem Anataca currently works as Senior Counsel at Contract Management Middle East and Africa team at Nokia Solutions and Networks. She joins NSN from Siemens where she was Division Contract Manager for Infrastructure & Cities Sector, Building Technologies Division at General Counsel, Legal, and Compliance Department.

She has experience also in finance, strategic procurement, human resources and project management office. Prior to her career in Siemens, she was a legal counsel/attorney in Turkey handling corporate legal matters. Due to her experience in diverse departments of the Corporate, she has developed considerable understanding of business from different angles which she calls "3D view" of the Corporate.

She is an LL.B (Bachelor of Laws) holder from Dokuz Eylul University, Law Faculty in Izmir, Turkey and currently specializing on International Business Law at LLM (Master of Law) in University of Liverpool, United Kingdom.


Anupam's Brief Biography

Anupam Sharan, Director Sutherland Global Services Inc., is highly driven and seasoned professional who directs and manages all strategic legal, contractual and commercial programs across all Geo's primarily US, LAT, NA, India, Europe, APAC, China, MEA. An Attorney with extensive experience in drafting , negotiation, Licensing & Technology, Intellectual Property Law, Corporate, Commercial including International Law, Merger and Acquisition (M&A), E-Commerce & Technology, Competition Law, Telecom & Media Policy, Government Affairs as well as Risk Management, Governance, Compliance and Privacy matters. Externally, he seeks to channelize business and operational insights to provide thought leadership within the industry and contribute to shape laws, regulations and public policies.

During his more than a decade professional experience, Anupam has been associated and part of some of the major transactions and deals. His passion to deliver the best in challenging environment has made him achiever of his own set excellent standard. His quest to learn, contribute and achieve professional excellence has resulted in multi-million high value transactions and numerous recognition's. He brings experience across multiple industries such as consulting, financial services, telecom, outsourcing, IT, ITES, steel, power and construction.

Details

Topic: How Risky are Your Contracts

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 19 May 2014

Time: 09:00 AM PST / 04:00 PM GMT / 12:00 PM EST

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

Optimizing the value from your IP portfolio

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Monique Rowtham-Kennedy

Legal Counsel, Compliance
Noble Americas Corp
Greater New York City

Biographies

Monique's Brief Biography

Monique Rowtham-Kennedy is an attorney with over twenty years of experience in regulatory law and compliance particularly in the area of energy infrastructure development and cost recovery, environmental law and energy commodities trading.

Monique is currently Legal Counsel, Compliance for Noble Americas Corp, the U.S. subsidiary of Hong Kong based Noble Group Ltd, a global commodities trading and supply chain Management Company. In this position she advises the energy and commodity businesses within Noble, particularly those located within the U.S. and Canada, to ensure compliance coverage and manage regulatory risks for the energy businesses. She recently served as an appointee in the administration of President Barack H. Obama as Deputy General Counsel (Environment & Installations) at the United States Department of Defense. In that role she was the principal adviser to the General Counsel and Principal Deputy General Counsel of the Department of Defense on environmental and energy law and matters involving installation management. She also served as Senior Counsel at American Electric Power one of the largest transmitters and generators of electricity in the U.S., and at Northeast Utilities, headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut. In these positions, she was primarily responsible for representing these companies in administrative proceedings, including rate cases, before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).

Specialties: Energy law, environmental law, commodities trading regulation and compliance

Details

Topic: Foundations of an Effective Compliance program.

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 27 May 2014

Time: 9:00 AM EST

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


WAYNE R. ARDEN

Senior General Counsel 
Pitney bowes software Inc.
Washington D.C. Metro Area

Biographies

WAYNER's Brief Biography

CAREER SUMMARY

  • Serve as Vice President and previously as General Counsel for software subsidiary of Fortune 500 Corporation.
  • Developed and managed Global Legal and Contracts Department with employees in U.S, U.K. and Australia.
  • Developed software licensing and business model that generated millions of dollars in incremental revenue.
  • Mange software compliance and software assent management process.
  • Specialize in software licensing, intellectual property, employment, immigration, legislative and regulatory matters.
  • Experienced and successful negotiator with strong communication and writing skills.
  • Demonstrated expertise in business and corporate development, sales and business operations, policies and procedures.
  • Developed key business relationships and strategic partnerships with clients.

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Pitney bowes software Inc. (formerly, Group 1 Software, Inc.) Lanham, Maryland 1995 – Present PBSI, also known as Pitney Bowes Business Insight, develops and licenses enterprise software, both on-premise and as a software as a service, including through business process outsourcing, and provides consulting and predictive analytic services. PBSI, a subsidiary of Pitney Bowes Inc., has annual revenue of approximately $400 million and is one of the 125 largest software companies in the world.

Vice President, Business Affairs and Licensing (July, 2009 – Present)

I transitioned from General Counsel to a new senior business role within PBSI in order to have a more direct involvement in the achievement of the Company’s business objectives, manage the software compliance process and to help develop a new business and software licensing model.

  • Structure and draft complex business and licensing transactions, including commercial and government contracts, to comply with company policy and revenue recognition requirements.
  • Serve as lead negotiator for complex licensing transactions.
  • Manage software compliance and software asset management process; develop strategy to resolve over deployment of intellectual property by clients; and assist with the implementation of software license management strategy.
  • Extensive experience working with business partners, system integrators and end user clients.
  • Develop software licensing models to address technological changes and industry trends.
  • Participate in the development and approval of enterprise software pricing models and policies.
  • Advise on business strategy and identify creative solutions to resolve and finalize business transactions.
  • Identify and assist in the development of new business opportunities.
  • Responsible for government, legislative and regulatory matters; serve as a liaison with PBI’s government affairs organization.

Advise on revenue recognition requirements and coordinate with Finance Department to comply with Sarbanes-Oxley requirements.

General Counsel and Assistant Secretary (Jan. 2005 – July, 2009); Senior Counsel (1998 – 2005); Associate Counsel (1995 – 1998)

I was promoted to General Counsel following the acquisition of Group 1 by Pitney Bowes and was recognized for my value to the corporation by also being selected as General Counsel of Pitney Bowes Software following Group 1’s merger with MapInfo Corporation; where I was the only former Group 1 employee to retain the same senior executive position following the merger. Managed the integration of legal department into Pitney Bowes and the subsequent merger of Group 1 and MapInfo. Managed up to 25 staff located in the U.S., U.K., and Australia. I also played a prominent role in the growth in annual revenue of the Company from $35M to $400M and developed an internal process and team to support the additional growth.

  • Drafted, reviewed or managed the preparation of all documents generated by legal and contracts department, including agreements for software licensing, consulting services, business partnerships, distribution, software as a service and privacy and confidentiality, for clients in U.S., Canada, Latin America, Asia, Europe.
  • Developed business model for software licensing that generated millions of dollars of additional revenue.
  • Managed and negotiated federal, state and local government contracts and the GSA Schedule.
  • Created and revised employment policies.
  • Participated in mergers and acquisitions, including conducting due diligence, and drafted agreements for purchase and sale of assets.
  • Prepared SEC and NASDAQ filings and other federal, state, and regulatory filings.
  • Advised on wide-ranging IP, software licensing, and employment law issues, along with revenue recognition, NAFTA and export requirements.
  • Managed risk and compliance matters.
  • Presented company-wide training sessions on business model, contract management, legal negotiations, employment and regulatory compliance.
  • Managed outside counsel, developed litigation and alternative dispute resolution strategy and obtained successfully resolutions in both litigation and alternative dispute resolution proceedings.

WAYNE R. ARDEN, Washington, D.C.1989 – 1995 Solo law practice with focus on corporate and intellectual property, legislation, redistricting and voting rights. Retained by political party organizations during law school to assist in development of redistricting strategy and following graduation from law school by political party organizations and additional clients involved in redistricting software, technology and consulting.

Attorney

Represented a technology corporation, as well as members of U.S. Congress, state legislators, other elected officials, and political organizations. Drafted and negotiated agreements for software licenses, distributorships, commercial leases, and publishing and consulting services. Advised elected officials on legal requirements and litigation strategy, involving redistricting, voting rights and equal protection issues. Prepared and examined expert witnesses and drafted comments to proposed federal regulations; filed amicus curiae on behalf of clients in several cases heard by the U.S. Supreme. Served on numerous panels at national conferences.

  • articipated in development of redistricting legislation and litigation strategy in more than 40 states.
  • Developed successful litigation strategy that resulted in clients’ retention of congressional and legislative districts and also developed successful redistricting strategy that enabled clients’ to maintain control of legislative chambers.
  • Engaged in more than 35 civil cases, including several as lead counsel, in federal and state courts.
  • Prevented disclosure of corporate trade secrets involving software and databases under state Freedom of Information Act.

Career note: Additional positions include Adjunct Professor with George Washington University (1992-1996).

 

EDUCATION

JURIS DOCTOR: The George Washington University, National Law Center

BACHELOR OF ARTS – POLITICAL SCIENCE: The University of South Florida

 

BAR MEMBERSHIPS

Supreme Court of the United States; District of Columbia; Florida

 

PUBLICATIONS

  • Amici Curiae briefs in U.S. Supreme Court: Prepared and filed briefs on behalf of members of U.S. Congress and state legislators in Miller v. Johnson; Shaw v. Reno; Voinovich v. Quilter; and Growe v. Emison
  • Co-author, “Redistricting Law 2000,” National Conference of State Legislatures, 1999
  • Co-author, “Race and Redistricting in the 1990s,” 1998
  • Co-author, “Electing Minority-Preferred Candidates to Legislative Office: The Relationship Between Minority Percentages in Districts and the Election of Minority-Preferred Candidates,” Hendricks Symposium, University of Nebraska, April 8-9, 1994
  • “Impact of the 1990’s Redistricting on Minority Representation,” National Political Science Review, Fall 1993
  • Co-author, “Whose Data Is It Anyway? Conflicts Between Freedom of Information and Trade Secret Protection in Legislative Redistricting,” Stetson Law Review, Fall 1992
  • “Are the Courts Too Partisan?” State Legislatures, July 1992
  • Contributor, “Litigation Manual,” National Lawyers Council, Democratic National Committee, 1990

Details

Topic: Software licensing with software compliance issues.

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 28 May 2014

Time: 09:00 AM EST

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

  • Structure, draft and negotiating software licensing
  • Developing licensing model for software
  • How to manage software compliance and software asset management process?

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Mohammed AlBaw

General Counsel 
Bloom Properties
United Arab Emirates

Biographies

AlBaw's Brief Biography

Mohammed Albow is a legal counsel who has 13 years of experience. He has held several senior positions with leading organizations in Dubai and Abu Dhabi and he is currently the General Counsel of Bloom Holding PJSC which is a leading real estate development company in Abu Dhabi. Mohammed Albow holds a Bachelor's degree in Law from the university of Jordan and is a member of the Jordanian Bar Association. 

Details

Topic: Regulatory and Compliance Issues in Real Estate Market of Middle East.

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 29 May 2014

Time: 10:00 AM GST

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Elizabeth Chien-Hale

Director of Intellectual Property Affairs 
American Society of International Law

Biographies

Elizabeth's Brief Biography

(Education):LL.M. (With Distinction), Georgetown University Law Center, Washington DC, 1997 Concentration in international and comparative law 

JD, University of Hawaii School of Law, Honolulu, HI, 1994
Articles Editor, University of Hawaii Law Review
Member of the Pacific Asia Law Journal
MA, University of California, Berkeley, CA,
Concentration in artificial intelligence/computational linguistics

BSME, University of California, Berkeley, CA, 1983
Member of member of Pi Tau Sigma

(Specialization):
Patent law, Intellectual property law, international law

(Experience):
Ms. Chien-Hale is a U.S. attorney specializing in international patent and other forms of cross-border intellectual property protection. She is also the founder and director of the Institute for Intellectual Property in Asia through which she conducts pro-bono events facilitating exchanges between the United States and Asia.

Ms. Chien-Hale has both in-house and law firm experiences. She was the Director of Intellectual Property Legal Affairs for the Asia Pacific Region at the Eaton Corporation. Prior to Eaton, she was Apple’s Inc.’s senior counsel on China IPR issues. In addition to her enterprise experiences, she also worked for several law firms including Baker & McKenzie’s Hong Kong office, and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, and Fish & Richardson in the Silicon Valley.

Ms. Chien-Hale has substantial technical knowledge in a variety of electrical and electromechanical arts, having drafted and prosecuted patent applications in telecommunication, software, wireless and Internet-enabled devices, language-based data processing, semiconductor processing and computer-related mechanical devices. She was also involved in international intellectual property litigation cases, including cases relating to patent, trademark, and trade secrets violations.

Ms. Chien-Hale has lectured and written, in both English and Chinese, on the topics of international intellectual property protection and the Chinese constitutional structure. She was a research scholar at the College of Law of the Peking University in 1995, and a visiting scholar at Intellectual Property Center of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in 2007. She is a registered patent attorney before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, licensed to practice in the states of California, Hawaii, and the District of Columbia. She is also admitted to the Bar of the U.S. Supreme Court, US Court of International Trade, US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and a British Solicitor. Her name has been included in the Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in American Law, and Who’s Who in the World.

Ms. Chien-Hale is an active participant in the professional organizations. She is a member of the Executive Council of the American Society of International Law. She is a fellow of the American Bar Foundation. She also served as chairs for international committees and task forces set up to comment on the PRC intellectual property laws, and as liaisons to other intellectual property organizations, on behalf of the Intellectual Property Law Section of the American Bar Association.

Details

Topic: Conducting Intellectual Property Due Diligence in M&A Transactions

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 9 June 2014

Time: 2:00 PM CST

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Omer Mor

General Counsel and Corporate Secretary 
Radcom

Biographies

Omer's Brief Biography

Omer Mor, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, RADCOM Ltd, Israel

Omer is currently the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at RADCOM Ltd., a publicly traded company on NASDAQ (RDCM) providing service assurance and customer experience management solutions, for leading telecom operators and communications service providers worldwide. Omer is responsible for all legal matters, and advises on a variety of areas relating to the operation and activities of the company, such as establishing the company’s legal policies and infrastructure, managing cross organizational processes, filings with the SEC, ensuring corporate and legal compliance, supporting all corporate departments and functions, including the business and commercial activities, and managing litigation and external lawyers.

Prior to joining RADCOM, Omer worked as legal counsel at Sapiens International Corporation, a leading provider of software solutions for the insurance industry worldwide, publically traded on both NASDAQ and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (SPNS)

Omer possesses deep knowledge and understanding, of the many legal challenges affecting the telecommunications, internet and software-based technology industries, as well as a detailed understanding of business and cross organizational processes.

Details

Topic: Conflict Minerals Compliance

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 12 June 2014

Time: 4:00 PM IDT

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Christiana Abbade do Couto

Legal and Compliance Latin America  
Volvo Group 

Biographies

Christiana's Brief Biography

Christiana has been member of Volvo Group Latin America´s Legal Dept management team responsible for Volvo Construction Equipment, Volvo Penta, Volvo IT, Volvo Group Real Estate, Volvo Trade Finance, Marketing and Corporate Communication since 2013. She is a generalist business lawyer with a focus on liability prevention and management, working as a business partner.  

She holds experience in managing legal departments, in-house and external counsels in commercial contracts (national and transnational), corporate matters, M&As (since due diligence until integration of the acquired business), compliance (implementation of global policies, “tropicalization”), management of litigation (labor and employment, environmental, tax, commercial, product liability), as well as providing general legal advice for the business.

Prior joining Volvo Group Latin America, she worked as General Counsel for PPG, Iron Mountain, Foreign Associate at Smith International Legal Consultants in Miami, Florida, Continental, automotive industry, and several other law firms and multinationals companies.

She graduated at PUC/SP in 2001, with LLM in International Commercial Law at UC Davis (2012). Fluent in English, Good Knowledge of Spanish and Native Portuguese.

Details

Topic: Defining and Delivering Quality Services: Outsourcing Contract Management Model

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 26 June 2014

Time: 1 PM BST/9AM PST 

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Marcelo Henrique Lapolla Aguiar Andrade

Senior Associate  
Salusse Marangoni Advogados  

Biographies

Marcelo's Brief Biography

Marcelo Henrique Lapolla Aguiar Andrade – Salusse Marangoni Advogados – Senior Associate – Brazil  

Marcelo is a senior associate practicing lawyer with over 10 years of solid experience in litigation and consultancy legal matters. He has dealt mainly with Corporate Law, Procedural Law, Contracts, M&A, Capital Markets, Antitrust and Compliance issues, providing support to Brazilian and International clients as to strategic measures and risk management.

Marcelo holds several post-graduate degrees, including an LLM degree in U.S Law from Washington University, a Masters degree in Economic Law from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie (Brazil) and several other titles issued by Universidad de Salamanca (Spain), Vandebilt University (USA) Fundação Getúlio Vargas, Instituto Internacional de Ciências Sociais and Universidade Católica de Santos (Brazil).

Many of his position papers have been published in specialized journals, websites and Brazilian national newspapers.

Marcelo is also a member of the Brazilian Bar, the Compliance Research Comission of IASP (São Paulo Institute of Lawyers), the CECORE (Antitrust and Regulation Commission of São Paulo State Bar), the IBRAC (Brazilian Institute on Competition, Consumer Affairs, International Trade) and the Groups of Studies in Corporate and Antitrust Law of Fiesp/Ciesp.

As a speaker, Marcelo has participated in conferences in Universities and corporations, sharing his experience and knowledge with professionals from different backgrounds and positions.

Details

Topic: Defining and Delivering Quality Services: Outsourcing Contract Management Model

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 26 June 2014

Time: 1 PM BST/9AM PST 

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Penelope Nomhle Njokweni

Consultant: Operational Compliance 
Barclays Wealth and Investment Management

Biographies

Penelope's Brief Biography

Experience in Compliance: Collective Investment Schemes Control Act (CISCA), Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services Act (FAIS), Regulations and Board Notices, Financial Intelligence Centre Act (FICA).

Currently: AVP role (Assistance Vice President)

  • Ensure that Code of Good Practice (CoGP) targets are met for the team.
  • Manage cost within approved budget (Group Gift Register)
  • Facilitate and co-ordinate between Management Assurance, internal auditors, external auditors and Business
  • Assist Business prepare for Reviews, internal audits and external audits.

Ensure compliance to Absa policies, legislation and regulations and that all staff compliance training and attestations are in place

Details

Topic: Compliance and Ethical Issues

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 11 July 2014

Time: 9 AM SAST  

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

  • Successful and Effective Integration of Compliance & Ethics Programs.
  • Implementing and Monitoring Compliance Requirements
  • Collective Investment Schemes Control Act (CISCA)

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Maria Cristina Machado Cortez

Director
Domain Name Dispute Resolution Chamber (CASD-ND)
ABPI (Associacao Brasileira de Propriedade Intelectual)

Biographies

 Maria's Brief Biography

Corporate ITC attorney with substantial outside and in-house legal experience. High premium on providing preemptive legal support in Portuguese, Spanish or English. Focus on ITC matters, including digital media, entertainment, privacy, public sector, outsourcing projects and IT litigation.

Specialties: Legal assistance to IT and digital media companies in structuring and doing business in Latin America.

Details

Topic: Brazilian Internet Civil Framework

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 28 July 2014

Time: 11:00 AM BRT  

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

  • Marco Civil da Internet: overview and background history of the Brazilian Internet Civil Framework
  • Main aspects of the Marco Civil da Internet
  • Network neutrality rules
  • Data retention obligations
  • Protection of personal data
  • ISP liability for user-generated content

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Adam Bigelow

Regional director
MultiLing's Asia business




Yukari Sakata
President and Patent attorney
Tatsuki IP Firm

Biographies

Adam's Brief Biography

Adam Bigelow is the Asia regional director at MultiLing, an innovative leader in IP translation and related support services for foreign patent filings by Global 500 legal teams. He also serves as the country manager of Japan. He is based in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan.


Yukari's Brief Biography

Yukari Sakata is a patent attorney and the president of Tatsuki Patent and Trademark Firm in Yokohama, Japan. She graduated in the mechanical engineering division from Science University of Tokyo. She specializes in patents in the mechanical and electronics field, including digital cameras, precision equipment, medical equipment, semiconductor devices, etc. She has experience in patent prosecution, litigation, licensing, and opinion matters in a range of technology areas.

Details

Topic: Doing Business in Asia: The Importance of Accurate Translations

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 30 July 2014

Time: 2:30 AM PDT

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

  • Key laws and processes to consider when filing patents in Asia
  • Managing issues resulting from a dramatic upsurge of patents filed in Asia
  • Why translation errors are prevalent in Asian languages and best practices for managing translations to, from and within Asian languages?

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-5512 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Flavia Naves

Technology Attorney
Gracenote

Biographies

 Flavia's Brief Biography

  • Support General Counsel in providing legal advice to diverse business units, such as Sales, Finance, Marketing, IT, and HR in the US as well as in Germany, UK, Tokyo, and South Korea. 
  • Negotiate diverse commercial contracts impacting the company’s operations, such as inbound and outbound software licenses, SaaS, operations (colocation) and maintenance agreements, business development arrangements and partnerships, content licenses, and professional services.
  • Responsible for reviewing source code used by developers and ensuring compliant use of Open Source; implement and manage Open Source library and formal review of usage as required.
  • Draft and negotiate channel agreements including reseller agreements, OEM agreements and alliances for music, video and auto verticals, including the continued partnership with major auto manufacturers for worldwide distribution of head units, bringing over $12,000,000 of revenue to the company in the most recent fiscal quarter.
  • Responsible for all legal matters pertaining to mobile application development services.
  • Supervise all trademark applications and ensure copyright compliance.
  • Participate in due diligence activities pertaining to corporate refinancing.
  • Ensure all agreements comply with federal export compliance requirements (United States Department of Treasury).
  • Develop and manage internal policies and processes

Details

Topic: Beyond Litigation: Role of In-House Lawyer in Organization's Growth

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 4 August 2014

Time: 9 AM PST  

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Details

Topic: Analyzing risks in IP outsourcing Relationship

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 12 August 2014

Time: 4:00 PM GST   

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

  • Need of IP Outsourcing
  • Vendor Relationship Management
  • Sourcing of Talent Pool
  • Quality Standards
  • Training Methodology
  • Risks Involved
  • Outsourcing Vs. Off shoring
  • Control and Management Issues

Speaker(s)

Biographies

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Mark Ross

Senior Vice President Legal Process Outsourcing
Integreon

Biographies

 Mark's Brief Biography

  • Mark Ross is an experienced UK litigation solicitor, former partner at Underwoods solicitors and now Senior Vice President of Legal Process Outsourcing at Integreon. He heads all LPO delivery in the U.S., India and Manila and has accountability for Integreon’s Global LPO revenue.
  • Mark’s involvement in legal outsourcing dates back to January 2004 when Underwoods became the first UK law firm to outsource legal work to a lower cost common law jurisdiction. Chambers Guide refers to Underwoods as “a pioneer of legal offshoring”.
  • He is a preeminent authority and thought leader in the field of legal outsourcing. He is also a recognized expert on the Ethics of Legal Outsourcing, and has written numerous articles and acclaimed White Papers dealing with the subject. He developed the first State Bar MCLE Ethics and CPD accredited courses on the ethical implications of outsourcing legal work.
  • Mark’s experience in the LPO field is such that he is only person to have been invited to address the ABA, Law Society of England & Wales, Solicitor’s Regulation Authority and the International Bar Association on the topic. Mark was also consulted by the Legal Services Board of Victoria, Australia in 2012 in connection with the development of their legal outsourcing guidelines.
  • He has been interviewed by numerous mainstream and legal publications, including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, TIME magazine, the UK Law Society Gazette, and the ABA’s Law Practice Management.
  • He has also been invited to speak as a leading authority on legal outsourcing at conferences run by prestigious organizations including: Financial Times, U.C. Berkeley School of Law, Stanford Center for the Legal Profession and Practicing Law Institute.
  • Mark is the former Chair of the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals’ Legal Outsourcing Chapter, on the editorial board of Outsource Magazine and on the Advisory Board of Suffolk Law School’s Institute on Law Practice Technology and Innovation.

Details

Topic: How LPO Solves the Mass Contract Review and Abstraction Dilemma

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 19 August 2014

Time: 9:00 AM EST  

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Details

Topic: Conducting Intellectual Property Due Diligence in M&A Transactions

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 21 August 2014

Time: 11 AM CEST  

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

  • Purpose of due diligence
  • Identification of IP assets
  • Valuation of IP assets and risk
  • Evaluate possible infringement claims by or against company
  • Determine revenue enhancing potential of IP
  • Leveraging due diligence results in deal negotiations
  • Impact of the AIA on the due diligence process

Speaker(s)

Biographies

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Details

Topic: Intellectual Property and Information Technology Disputes Across Borders

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 28 August 2014

Time: 3:00 PM GST  

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

  • How to begin with legal/IP outsourcing
  • Due diligence process
  • Getting the right people on board
  • Possible Scenarios for IP Disputes
  • Steps for Resolution of the Disputes
  • Success Stories

Speaker(s)

Biographies

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Details

Topic: Managing the Issues & Services Offered in IP Litigation Support

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 4 September 2014

Time: 11:30 AM CEST  

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

The Programme of this unique webinar provides a great chance to Law Depts. to increase their knowledge, network with peers and raise their concerns and apprehensions with law firms and other global experts. At the same time, law firms and other global experts get the opportunity to collectively address all such issues raised by the In-house lawyers.

One (1) hour of priceless knowledge and networking in a superb setting. Don't miss it!

  • Deconstructing IP Litigation
  • Patent Litigation and Insurance
  • Partnering with Law Firms
  • Alternative Fee Arrangements
  • Leveraging Information Technology
  • Role of Outsourcing Support Services
  • Cost–Benefit Analysis

Speaker(s)

Biographies

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.

Speaker(s)


Adrienne Bouleris

Corporate Counsel
Emtec,Inc.

Biographies

 Adrienne's Brief Biography

Corporate generalist attorney with substantial in-house legal experience. Specializing in business contract negotiation, writing, editing, and advising.

Specialties: Business and corporate law: employment issues, litigation preparation, settlement negotiation, government contracting and compliance, immigration, economics, marketing, financial literacy, and project management.

Details

Topic: Contact Negotiation

Type: Webinar

Registration: Free

Date: 6 October 2014

Time: 10 AM EST  

Duration: 60 minutes including Q & A

Led by global legal professionals, our webinars span a wide variety of topics from explaining the basics and addressing key ethical issues to sessions on cost control measures. Whether you are a lawyer in a law firm, general counsel, LPO executive, government representative or trade group member, GOAL's live on-demand webinars are your one-stop. You can learn at your own pace, own time, from your own desk.

You can purchase webinars online 24/7, making them the easiest and most convenient methods to receive LPO training on all relevant subjects.

Podcasts and Webcasts: www.connect-goal.com/resources/on-demand-lpo-podcasts-and-webcasts

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Agenda

Who Attends?

This webinar is designed for:

  • In-house Counsel, IP Counsel, Heads of Legal Departments
  • Law Firm Partners, Global Lawyers, Solo Practitioners 
  • Service Providers of Legal Services including Legal Outsourcing
  • Buyers of Legal Services, Investors, Software Vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of Legal Industry

Sponsorship

The Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) produces numerous web events as well as a series of international conferences throughout the year that are all designed to connect & engage those involved in the global legal and IP industry.

GOAL's events have earned high marks among global legal leaders as the ideal platform to build and cultivate a robust global network. The quality of GOAL events is due, in part, to the support of the association's many sponsors. From law firms to accounting firms, legal/IP outsourcing providers and legal software providers, GOAL sponsors cover the full range of the global legal industry stakeholders.

Why you should consider sponsorship:

  • Access to a global audience
  • Thought leadership opportunities
  • Powerful connections
  • Global brand visibility
  • Access to delegate lists

We are pleased to work with you to customize a sponsorship package that meets your goals. Contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to discuss the full complement of sponsor benefits.

Registration

Registration Process

All our webinars, master classes and web conferences are organized in order to educate people, help businesses meet people, build relationships and spur the industry's already exploding growth. This webinar is FREE for all.

Registration: Free

We will send you your login information soon after the registration. For technical queries, please contact: +1-646-568-7746 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms:

  • Prices all inclusive. GOAL reserves the right to amend the above mentioned prices at any time without notice and the proposed delegate(s) have to pay the prices as applicable at the time of registration.
  • Webinar Registration fee includes cost of access to all presentations, course material (if any), white papers and case studies.
  • You are required to make full payments of your participation well in advance. You can make payments by credit/debit cards and/or bank account wire. We do not accept cheques.
  • The information you provide will be used by Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Additionally, your details will be passed to a limited number of event sponsors. If you do not wish to be contacted by selected sponsors please contact the conference organizers.
  • All participants confirm to abide by the detailed terms and conditions (including cancellation terms) listed here: www.connect-goal.com/terms-and-conditions

Cancellation/Substitution/Adjustment:

  • The Delegates not attending the Webinar should inform GOAL 14 (fourteen) days prior to date in writing via email/fax of such intention, to avail the benefit of getting their 40% Registration fee adjusted/appropriated (60% will be retained against administration charges, prearrangement charges) towards any future GOAL Events otherwise no registration fee shall be adjusted/appropriate towards any future GOAL Events. The Credit voucher will be issued which will be valid for a maximum period of one year from the date of issue.
  • No Registration Fee shall be refunded in any event and in any manner whatsoever and only Credit Vouchers will be issued as per the aforesaid Terms and Conditions which can be redeemed prior to their expiry, in any future GOAL Events.