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07.08.2009

Social Media: Expect the Unexpected (Portland)

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Social Media: Expect The Unexpected

The paradigm is shifting. Are you ready?

Oregon State Bar has approved this program for 2.0 general credits.

Please join us on July 8, for an informative seminar on the evolving world of social media. Companies that anticipate the changes, issues and opportunities of social media, and plan and implement accordingly, can reap the benefits of these new forms of communication while managing risk.

Agenda:
7:30 – 8:00 a.m. Registration and Breakfast

8:00 – 8:05 a.m. Welcome and Introductions

8:05 – 8:30 a.m. Social Media – What is It and Why You Need to Consider Using It
Kevin O’Keefe, CEO, LexBlog Inc.

8:30 – 8:50 a.m. Technology and Intellectual Property Issues – How to Manage Risk
Craig Bachman, Intellectual Property and Technology Attorney, Lane Powell PC

8:50 – 9:10 a.m. Issues for Public Companies and First Amendment Rights
Mike Nesteroff, Chair of Lane Powell’s Sustainability and Climate Change Team, Lane Powell PC, and Former KOMO-TV Journalist

9:10 – 9:30 a.m. Employment Issues that Follow Social Networking and Practical Guidance to Help Minimize Risk
D. Michael Reilly, Director of Lane Powell’s Labor and Employment and Employee Benefits Practice Group, Lane Powell PC

9:30 – 10:00 a.m. Panel and Audience Discussion: Sea Change or Flash in the Pan; What is Really Going on Here and Why is it Important to You and Your Company

Moderator:
Craig Bachman

Panel:
Mike Nesteroff
Kevin O’Keefe
D. Michael Reilly

Portland Hilton & Executive Tower
Pavilion Room
921 SW Sixth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
For directions, visit the Portland Hilton website.

Cost for this seminar is $40 prepay online; $50 at the door.

Questions? Contact:
Tiffany Rahimian
503.778.2043
rahimiant@lanepowell.com