Managing U.S. Litigation Risk: Essentials for the Foreign Company

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February 20, 2013

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The attorneys of Arnall Golden Gregory’s Litigation Practice Group and International Business Practice Team invite you to attend a complimentary Litigation Series webinar on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 from 10:30 – 11:30 am EST. Partners Glenn P. Hendrix and Andrew B. Flake will discuss the following key topics during the one hour presentation:

  1. What Unique Aspects of the U.S. Judicial System Must Foreign Companies Doing Business Here Understand?

    • The jury system and common law versus civil law
    • How U.S. courts decide when to exercise jurisdiction over foreign companies 
    • When do U.S. courts hold parent companies liable for subsidiary or affiliate activity
  2. How Can A Foreign Company Best Protect Itself Against U.S. Litigation Risks?

    • How to do business here but have disputes heard elsewhere 
    • The most important contract terms to guard the foreign parent 
    • Using corporate structure and best business practices to minimize foreign company liability
  3. When Should A Foreign Company Consider Litigating In A U.S. Court?

    • Myths versus realities of U.S. litigation 
    • Managing the discovery / investigation process for foreign affiliates 
    • What type of dispute is optimal for a U.S. forum

Approved for 1 hour of State Bar of Georgia CLE credit.

  Webinar Recording 
This link will be active until May 20, 2013.