Ervin Cohen & Jessup
Robert M. Waxman is a partner and member of the firm’s Litigation Department. Mr. Waxman’s areas of practice include general business, commercial and information technology litigation: breach of fiduciary relationships, partnership and shareholder disputes, class action litigation, unfair competition and misappropriation of trade secrets, employment disputes, RICO litigation, computer software and intellectual property litigation, insurance coverage and bad faith disputes. Mr. Waxman has been retained and has testified as an expert witness in a bad faith insurance dispute involving advertising injury and copyright infringement issues. Mr. Waxman has been retained and has testified as an expert witness in a law partnership dissolution case. Mr. Waxman has also been retained and testified as an expert witness in a limited liability company breach of managing member fiduciary duty dispute.
09:00 Managing the Beast: Controlling Litigation to Produce Results that Achieve Your Goals Cost Effectively
This interactive session will provide general counsel with a litigator’s inside view of the tools necessary to control the litigation process from start to finish. It will allow you to effectively manage litigation and the lawyers that you use, rather than vice-versa. Key discussion points include:
- Creative Use of Insurance to Control Risk and Reduce Costs
- Structuring Deal Documents to Nip Claims in the Bud and Control the Environment
- Selecting the Right Litigator: The skills that Matter
- Using Budgets, Written Strategy Analysis and Reports as well as Personal Attendance to Make a Difference
10:00 Doing Business in Emerging Markets—Asia and Latin America: Current business environment, uncertainty, and legal challenges
Join this field of experts on doing business in emerging markets and current challenges in business environments, geo-political uncertainties, volatilities, cultural challenges not only abroad but between foreign leadership and management globally and impacts on talent and more.