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(Scheduled) April 12, 2019: “A New Approach to the use of Special Master in Civil Litigation: the ABA Guidelines,” Academy of Court Appointed Masters. Annual Meeting. Chicago.

(Scheduled) April 11, 2019: “A New World for ADR: The ABA’s Guidelines on the Use of Special Masters in Civil Litigation,” ABA Section of Dispute Resolution, Spring Meeting, Minneapolis.

January 28, 2019: Presentation in Support of ABA Resolution 100, adopting Guidelines on the Appointment and Use of Special Masters in Federal and State Court Civil Litigation, and Recommending the Amendment of Bankruptcy Rule 9031. ABA House of Delegates

October 11, 2018: “Rethinking Our Approach to Civil Litigation: Proposed ABA Guidelines on the Use of Special
Masters.” ABA webinar

August 2, 2018: Rethinking Our Approach to Civil Litigation: A Proposed ABA Black Letter on Special Masters. ABA Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL

April 14, 2018: Presentation at Academy of Court-Appointed Masters Annual Meeting. The ABA Black Letter on Special Masters. New Orleans, LA

April 13, 2018: Presentation for the ABA Business Law Section Spring Meeting. The Appointment and Use of Special Masters: What You Don’t Know Can’t Help You. Orlando, FL

March 20, 2018: Presentation for DC Bar: Special Masters and How They Can Save You and Your Clients Time and Money

(EXPECTED 2018): Special Masters: Instructional Webinar for the Federal Judicial Center

May 9, 2017: Reducing Litigation Costs: Strategies for In-House Counsel, Webinar, Clearlaw Institute

April 2017: Special Masters: A Way of Bringing Alternatives Into Judicial Dispute Resolution, American Bar Association, Dispute Resolution Section, Spring Meeting. San Francisco, CA

March 31, 2017: Report on the ABA Judicial Division, Lawyers’ Conference Committee on Special Masters, Presentation to the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Court-Appointed Masters. San Diego, CA

Oct. 18, 2016: Special Masters, Program for the William B. Bryant American Inn of Court, Moderator

Oct. 13, 2016: Strategies for In-House Counsel To Reduce Litigation Costs, Strafford Continuing Education Webinar

August 2016: Is There a Better Way? Strategic Use of Special Masters To Improve Judicial Efficiency and Reduce Litigation Cost. American Bar Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco

2010: Antitrust: The Business Case

2009: Developments in U.S. Antitrust Law, London UK

“The FTC v. Cephalon case: What does it mean for future brand-generic patent settlements?” ABA Section of Antitrust Law

June 19, 2008: “A Dickensian View of Pharmaceutical Antitrust: Bleak House or Great Expectations?” Generic Drug Summit, Institute for International Research

May 8, 2008: “Overturning the SEC ‘Broker Dealer Rule’ – What to Expect Going Forward,” 2008 fi360 National Conference

April 24, 2008: “Should We Allow Brand Companies to Pay Generics to End Patent Challenges: James J. Kirkpatrick Meet Shana Alexander,” Law Seminars International, Seminar on Pharmaceutical Antitrust

March 3, 2008: “February In-House Counsel Antitrust Update,” ABA Section of Antitrust Law

October 25-26, 2007: “The SEC’s Regulation of Fee-Based Brokerage Accounts: A Case Study in Administrative Law,” ABA Administrative Law Conference

April 24, 2007: “A General Practitioner’s Guide: What to do if Your Client has an Antitrust or Intellectual Property Issue,” Ross, Dixon & Bell, LLP

January 17, 2007: “Paying Off Generics to Prevent Competition with Brand Name Drugs: Should it be Prohibited?” Testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee

September 8, 2006: Law Seminars International, Seminar on International Cartels

June 28, 2006: “In-House Counsel Antitrust Update,” ABA Antitrust Section, Corporate Counseling Committee

May 12, 2006: ABA Antitrust Health Care Conference

April 1, 2005: Telecommunications Program, ABA Antitrust Spring Meeting

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