Speaking Engagements Archive
Past Speaking Engagements Archive
- Jan 16 2019
On Wednesday, January 16, 2019, Julian Fortuna will present at the State Bar of Georgia's Residential Real Estate Seminar on his topic, "Tax Questions in Residential Real Estate Closings."
- Dec 13 2018
On December 13, 2018, Partner Vivian Hoard, Partner Julian Fortuna and Brian will speak at the State Bar of Georgia's Ethics CLE regarding what every general practitioner should know about the new tax laws.
- Cobb Galleria CentreNovember 29 – 30, 2018
On November 30, 2018, Jonathan Wilson and Julian Fortuna will be speakers for the Buying and Selling a Business: Start-to-Finish, National Business Institute 2-day Seminar.
- Marriott Marquis, Marquis SalonNovember 14-17 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Deborah Ausburn will present at The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) 2018 Annual Conference on Mandated Reporting of Child Abuse which covers complex laws governing mandatated reporting.
- Atlanta, GANov 14 2018
Stout and Taylor English Duma co-hosted a panel discussion of industry experts to discuss several recent BSA/AML-related enforcement actions and related shareholder litigation. The panel discussed how and why the enforcement actions occurred, the penalties assessed, and the major lessons learned. A variety of perspectives were offered including those from a former financial institution BSA Officer, a regulator, an external counsel, and an independent ...
- But You Said You're a Lawyer?! Topics Every Lawyer Should Know (a little) About, Atlanta Bar AssociationNov 09 2018
On November 9, 2018, Matthew Rosenkoff will present at the Atlanta Bar Association's CLE event, "But You Said You're a Lawyer?! Topics Every Lawyer Should Know (a little) About." His topic, Business Law: Corporate Formation and Advising Businesses, will cover what attorneys need to know about business law.
More information can be found on the Atlanta Bar Association's website.
- Sheraton Atlanta HotelNovember 8 – 9, 2018
On November 8, 2018 Jay Patton will participate as a panelist for the 2018 Claims and Litigation Management (CLM) Southeast Conference.
- November 7-11
Alan Clarke and Amy Oraefo, along with Morris Little, attended The 30th Annual North American Law Summit.
- The Legal Side of Your Project: How to Make Sure What’s Your is Yours, Georgia Production PartnershipPlaza TheatreNov 06 2018
Alan Clarke will discuss the issues involved in creating TV, film and internet projects when the creator involves other people in the process at the Georgia Production Partnership (GPP) November meeting.
- Oct 25 2018
On October 25, 2018, Rachael Zichella will be on a panel at the Sedona Conference 2018 Annual Meeting. Her session, eDiscovery Case Law Update, will cover the significance of recent eDiscovery opinions.
More information can be found on the Sedona Conference 2018 Annual Meeting website.
- Oct 23 2018
On October 23, 2018, Coby Nixon will lead a panel discussion at the 12th Annual Corporate IP Institute. Mr. Nixon will lead the discussion on, “What Are The Various Career Paths For The IP Attorney.”
- Oct 23 2018
On October 23, 2018, Jeff Kuester will speak on, “State Bar of Georgia Ethics Update,” at the Annual Corporate IP Institute. His session provides an update on The Office of General Counsel (OGC) for the State Bar of Georgia and the Lawyer Assistance Program.
- Sep 26 2018
Rachael Zichella will be one of two speakers for Driven's eDiscover Speaker Series, September 26, 2018. Ms. Zhichella will discuss how stipulated ESI protocols are key to a successful eDiscovery process and how litigating parties often use stipulated ESI protocols to address only the basic points and may miss opportunities to create a better process that can be beneficial to both the plaintiff and defendant.
- Sep 26 2018
On Wednesday, September 26, 2018, Bryan Jacoutot will present "Breakfast on the Blockchain: Fundamentals of blockchain through a legal lens," where he will discuss the fundamentals of blockchain technology, legal implications, smart contracts, privacy laws and interactions with the law.
- Sep 21 2018
Rachael Zichella will be on the "Witness Preparation: Readying the Ground Troops" panel for the upcoming Fighting the Good Fight: Employment Law in the Courtroom, ICLE: State Bar Series September 21, 2018.
- Sep 17 2018
On September 17, 2018, Kelly Mullally participated as a panelist in the ABA’s On the Docket: Previewing the 2018 Supreme Court Term program.
- Georgia World Congress CenterAug 24 2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
On Friday, August 24, Brad Czerwonky will explain the patent process and dive into top intellectual property strategies at the International Woodworking Fair (IWF 2018).
- Georgia World Congress CenterAug 23 2018 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
On August 23, 2018, Brad Czerwonky will participate as a speaker at the International Woodworking Fair.
- Jun 21 2018
On June 21, 2018, Vivian Hoard will participate as a speaker at the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants' 2018 Real Estate Conference.
- Cobb Galleria Centre, Atlanta, GeorgiaJune 14 – 15, 2018
On Thursday, June 14, 2018, Brian Gardner will participate as a speaker at the Georgia Federal Tax Conference. His topic is focused on “Resolving Your Client’s Case Before Litigation: Working with the IRS Office of Appeals.”
- Lake Lanier IslandsApr 27 2018
On Friday, April 27, 2018, Coby Nixon spoke at the 14th Annual SpringPosium Intellectual Property Conference and presented as part of a “Patent Law Update” panel and discussed the significance of several recent decisions from the U.S. Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
- The Ritz Carlton New OrleansApr 26 2018 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
On Thursday, April 26, 2018, Glianny Fagundo will participate in the 2018 Employers Counsel Network Conference as a panelist on the topic, “Strategies After the Tragedies: Employment Law Lessons from Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria, et al.”
- Georgia State University Law Knowles Conference CenterApril 24 – 28, 2018
On April 24 – April 28, 2018, Deitra Crawley will speak at the Young CEO's Business Summit Atlanta. Prominent speakers will attend from various countries to speak on notable economic and political insights. This four day networking event aims to bring together young entrepreneurs from Africa with U.S. investors and companies.
- Georgia State BarApr 17 2018
On April 17, 2018, Alan Clarke presented at the Spring Legal Education Seminar put on by the Georgia Association of Paralegals.
- "Cyber For Growth: Plan Your Cyber Security. Protect Your Company. Secure Your Growth," 2018 ACC Value ChallengeApr 10 2018
On April 10, 2018, Rachael Zichella, Mitzi Hill and Allen Nelson spoke on "Cyber For Growth: Plan Your Cyber Security. Protect Your Company. Secure Your Growth" at the Association of Corporate Counsel Georgia Chapter's eighth Annual Value Challenge.
More than 100 in-house lawyers and firm lawyers attended the event. The half- day workshop event, which benefits Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta, was sponsored by Taylor English, Eversheds Sutherland, Bondurant ...
- Apr 10 2018
On April 10, 2018, Rachael Zichella, Mitzi Hill and Allen Nelson spoke on "How Corporate Culture Can Support Enterprise Risk Management" at the Association of Corporate Counsel Georgia Chapter's eighth Annual Value Challenge.
More than 100 in-house lawyers and firm lawyers attended the event. The half- day workshop event, which benefits Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta, was sponsored by Taylor English, Eversheds Sutherland, Bondurant Mixson & Elmore ...
- Apr 02 2018
Alan Clarke went Behind The Shadow in an interview with Joey Stuckey regarding important music business tips for artists.
- Mar 30 2018
On Friday, March 30, 2018, Alan Clarke will discuss ethical considerations in the entertainment practice. The seminar, presented by the Entertainment and Sports Law Section of the State Bar, will focus on visual arts law, Georgia tax credits, merchandising entertainment properties, and litigation strategies in entertainment.
- Mar 30 2018
In an interview with the Help Me With HIPAA podcast, Mitzi Hill discussed cybersecurity concerns for businesses.
- Cobb Galleria CentreMarch 27 – 28, 2018 2:45 PM – 3:45 PM
On Wednesday, March 28, 2018, Ann R. Schildhammer and Alisa P. Cleek will be speaking at the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) Annual 2-day HR Conference, “Be The Catalyst.”
- Mar 24 2018
In an interview with Joey Stuckey in an episode of Behind The Shadow, Alan Clarke debunked several myths surrounding intellectual property in the entertainment industry including copyright and sampling. Mr. Clarke explained how artists can legally establish their intellectual property.
- Mar 22 2018 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
On March 22, 2018, Michele Stumpe participated as a panelist in Marsh & McLennan Companies event, “Your Employees – Greatest Asset at Greatest Risk.”
- Mar 08 2018 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM
On March 8, 2018, Gregory G. Schultz and Henry M. Quillian III will be on a panel "Beware of the Completion Guaranty". A Completion Guaranty from guarantors and/or the contractor are now commonplace. Understanding the pitfalls and opportunities in negotiating the Completion Guaranty is a critical part of every construction financing transaction.
- Feb 24 2018
Mitzi L. Hill interviewed with Titania Jordan on her CONNECT show regarding why cyber security is important for all companies and what we can do to make companies more secure from a cyber security standpoint.
- Feb 22 2018 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM
On February 22, 2018, Harry D. Dixon III will speak at the 2017 Year-in-Review Program regarding U.S. Sanctions. Mr. Dixon will discuss the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act as it applies to Russia.
- Feb 20 2018
On February 20, 2018, Masae Y. Okura will conduct a live webinar to explain how to bring the foreign workforce to the Unites States, the types of visas that are available for foreigners to come to work in the United States and the proposed changes for 2018.
- Cobb Energy Performing Arts CentreFeb 12 2018 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
On February 12, 2018, Glianny Fagundo will participate as a mentor at BizWomen Mentoring Monday. Mentoring Monday is a speed coaching event that brings together women in a casual, fast-paced atmosphere to network and offer career advice, tips and guidance.
- Westin Atlanta PerimeterFeb 01 2018 7:30 AM – 10:00 AM
On February 1, 2018, Glianny Fagundo will speak as a panelist at Pathbuilders’ Continua program titled, “Leadership & Philanthropy.” The Continua program focuses on creating a strong network of opportunities for women to foster growth and development.
- Jan 30 2018
On January 30, 2018, Rachael Zichella will participate as a panelists for the Legaltech New York 2018 conference.
- GSCPA Learning CenterDec 06 2017 7:15 AM - 4:15 PM
On December 6, 2017, Brian Gardner will participate as a panelist at the IRS Solutions Conference on “The Unagreed Case from a CPA Standpoint and The New Appeal Process from an Attorney’s Point of View,”and "Where Does Tax Reform Stand: Q&A Panel."
- The Yale Club of New York CityNov 30 2017 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
On November 30, 2017, Henry M. Quillian III will participate as a panelist at the CLSA 2017 North American Construction Law Symposium at the Yale Club of New York City.
- South Daytona, FloridaNovember 20 – 21, 2017
On November 20, 2017 – November 21, 2017, Deborah A. Ausburn will be conducting a breakout session at the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) 2017 Professional Development Forum titled, "Mandated Reporter Laws: Who, What, Where, When, and Why." For more information and to register, please visit the ACSI website.
Warner Christian Academy
1730 South Ridgewood
South Daytona, Fl., 32119
- Nov 17 2017
On Friday, November 17, 2017, Mitzi Hill spoke on "Cyber Risk Management through Vendor Contracts" at the Institute of Continuing Legal Education's Contract Litigation State Bar Series.
- Nov 15 2017
Glianny Fagundo was a part of the Latin American Chamber of Commerce's Employer Compliance panel at the 2017 Hispanic Business Summit on November 15, 2017.
- Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference CenterNov 09 2017 7:30 AM
Christina Moore will moderate BisNow’s “Retail, Mixed-Use, and Entertainment” retail panel on November 9, 2017, at "The Future of Atlanta Retail, Mixed-Use & Entertainment" event.
- "2017 Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative Professional Fellows Program," YLAI Entrepreneurship InstituteHuntsville, ALNov 03 2017
On November 3, 2017, Deitra Crawley served as the keynote speaker on Business Ethics and Corporate Values at the 2017 Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Entrepreneurship Institute in Huntsville, Alabama.
- Oct 30 2017 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
On October 30, 2017, Vivian Hoard will be speaking on the topic of Conservation Easements at the Atlanta Tax Forum's monthly meeting.
- "Mandated Reporter Laws: Who, What, Where, When, and Why," Breakout Session, ASCI Professional Development Forum 2017, GeorgiaMcDonough, Ga.October 27, 2017 10:15 AM-11:30 AM
On October 27, 2017, Deborah A. Ausburn will be conducting a breakout session at the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) 2017 Professional Development Forum titled, "Mandated Reporter Laws: Who, What, Where, When, and Why." For more information and to register, please visit the ACSI website.
Eagle's Landing Christian Academy
2400 Hwy 42
McDonough, Ga., 30253
- “But You Said You're a Lawyer?! Topics Every Lawyer Should Know (a little) About,” CLE Program, Atlanta, GATroutman Sanders LLP, 600 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30308Oct 25 2017 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
On October 25, 2017, Matthew R. Rosenkoff will speak at the Atlanta Bar Association's CLE Program, "But You Said You're a Lawyer?! Topics Every Lawyer Should Know (a little) About." This CLE program will educate and expose lawyers to other practice areas and common topics that lawyers will come across.
Mr. Rosenkoff will present on Evaluating Cases and Strategies for Resolution. Those in attendance can receive up to 7.25 CLE credit, including 1 Professionalism ...
- Georgia World Conference CenterOct 25 2017 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
On October 25, 2017, Daniel Brown will participate as a panelist at the 2017 Medtrade Conference concerning “Modern Perspectives on Buying and Selling DME Suppliers.”