CLE Weeks

5-16 December 2022 Milwaukee, WI Past Event

Thank you for joining us at Foley & Lardner’s Annual CLE Weeks. This conference features six days of engaging speakers providing sessions focused on the areas of manufacturing, innovative technology, healthcare, energy, ethics, and beyond. A detailed agenda, with links to the presentations and speaker bios, can be found below. 

If you have not already registered, please RSVP here to reserve your seat today. 

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Event Agenda

Please note that all events are listed in Central Time.

Monday, December 5

8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast and Registration

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Legal Considerations When Deploying AI Solutions
Natasha AllenShabbi S. Khan

9:45 – 10:45 a.m. Current Legal Trends Impacting Family Offices
Nathan D. Imfeld

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Relevant Legal Challenges for U.S. Companies Doing Business in Mexico
Fernando CamarenaAlejandro N. Gomez

Wednesday, December 7

8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast and Registration

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Supply Chain Challenges in 2023: A Panel Discussion on Managing Compliance Risks, Rising Costs and Delivery Delays
Kate E. WegrzynVanessa L. Miller, John Turlais and Guest Presenter, Colin Looney

9:45 – 10:45 a.m. ESG in 2022: Here to Stay or Going Away?
Jason M. HillePeter A. Tomasi

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.mSecurities 2022: Proposed Rules and Enforcement Action Trends 
Clyde Tinnen

Friday, December 9

8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast and Registration

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Contracting With the Government? What You Should Know About Today’s False Claims Act Enforcement Regime
Lisa M. Noller

9:45 – 10:45 a.m. Health Care Price Transparency and No Surprises
C. Frederick Geilfuss IINick J. Welle

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Virtual Power Purchase Agreements: What You Need to Know About This Tool for Meeting Your Business’s Clean Energy and Sustainability Goals
R. Lynn ParinsJohn T. Dunlap

Monday, December 12

8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast and Registration

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. 2022 Labor & Employment Law Update – The Year in Review
Carmen N. Decot, Jack FitzGerald

9:45 – 10:45 a.m. Hot Topics for In-House IP Practitioners
Nicholas J. ZepnickDavid Golub

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 2023 Antitrust Outlook: Recent Enforcement Trends and What Lies Ahead
Kate E. GehlElizabeth A. N. Haas

Wednesday, December 14

8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast and Registration

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Smart Manufacturing: IP Opportunities and Challenges
Christopher M. KingJohn D. Lanza

9:45 – 10:45 a.m. Ten Distribution Law Questions For In-House (And Outside) Counsel
Trent M. Johnson, Nate ImfeldTim Patterson

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Deadlines Fast Approaching For Compliance with New U.S. Consumer Privacy Laws and Latest Cybersecurity Legal Developments*
Jennifer L. UrbanSamuel D. Goldstick

Friday, December 16

8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast and Registration

8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Staying Ethical in a Hostile and Uncivil World

*Please note, sessions noted with an asterisk have been provided by Foley & Lardner within the last 90 days as part of another event in the region. As a reminder, CLE credit may only be earned once per presentation.


Applications for accreditation will be submitted to all applicable MCLE jurisdictions for up to 21.50 credit hours (50-minute hour) and 18 credits hours (60-minute hour). Certificates of attendance will be distributed to eligible participants approximately eight weeks after the program via email.

Foley & Lardner LLP is an approved MCLE provider in California, Colorado, Illinois, New York, and Texas. For purposes of New York CLE credit, this program is appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys.