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Social Media: Expect the Unexpected (Seattle)

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The paradigm is shifting. Are you ready?

Please join us in Seattle on July 7, 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.

This seminar has been approved in Washington for 1.5 general CLE credits.

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
Craig Bachman

Mike Nesteroff
Kevin O’Keefe
D. Michael Reilly

Washington Athletic Club
Crystal Room
1325 Sixth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98111
For directions, visit the Washington Athletic Club website.

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

Questions? Contact:
Lani Holmes