Local Outreach Efforts

Chicago, IL

What: Labor and Employment Issues in Professional Sports

When: Thursday September 11, 2014

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Where: Foley & Lardner LLP - 321 N. Clark St. Suite 2800

Lydia Wahlke — General Counsel of the Chicago Cubs
Buzz Epstein — Partner, Employment Law and Litigation at Foley & Lardner LLP
Scott Andresen — Partner at Andresen and Associates; Professor at Northwestern University

Daniel Werly — Associate, Litigation and Sports Industry Team at Foley & Lardner


Los Angeles, CA

Asset Protection For Athletes, Entertainers, Managers and Agents: Go on the Offense by Playing Defense

Topics to be covered include:

  • Overview of Asset Protection Strategies in light of increased litigation against high net-worth defendants.
  • Viable and compliant onshore and offshore methodologies to protect various types of assets from aggressive creditor claims.
  • Discussion of strategies that do not work. "Avoid a deck chair on the Titanic."

Moderator/Guest Panelist:

Richard J. Alan Cahan, JD, LL.M , a Miami attorney with a national and international reputation in asset and wealth preservation planning.

Special Guest Panelists:

Brandon Leopoldus, a Los Angeles sports and entertainment lawyer and former professional Baseball umpire.

Peter Goddard, Solicitor & Barrister-Executive Director of Forbes Hare Trust Company Limited in the Cayman Islands with extensive experience in private and commercial trusts and corporate management worldwide.

This is a complimentary event

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM — Networking, Drinks + Appetizers
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM — Panel Presentation*

Hyatt Regency Century Plaza
2025 Avenue of the Stars
Los Angeles, CA 90067

**Please RSVP to Brandon Leopoldus at: Brandon@Leopoldus.com

Complies with CE guidelines specified in the California Board of Accountancy Regulations

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