Seminar Number

8259

 

Early
Registration Fee:

$170

On-Site
Registration Fee:

$190

 

4th Annual
EMPLOYEE BENEFITS LAW SECTION SEMINAR

MAY 30, 2013

State Bar of Georgia Headquarters
104 Marietta St. NW • Atlanta

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Professionalism Hour and 2 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsor:
Employee Benefits Law Section, State Bar of Georgia

Presiding:
Edward A. Marshall, Program Chair, Arnall Golden Gregory LLP, Atlanta

7:45

Registration and Continental Breakfast
(All attendees must check in upon arrival. A jacket or sweater is recommended.)

8:25

Welcome and Program Overview
Edward A. Marshall

8:30

Equitable Remedies after Cigna v. Amara
Patrick C. DiCarlo, Alston & Bird LLP, Atlanta

9:30

Benefits Issues in Mergers AND Acquisitions: A Primer
Sterling Perkinson, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP, Atlanta

10:30

BREAK

10:45

Regulatory and Enforcement Update
Representative of the Department of Labor, Employee Benefits Security Administration, Washington, D.C.

12:00

Lunch (Included in registration fee)

12:30
Using ERISA Preemption to Augment State Law Protections on Post-Employment Competition
Edward A. Marshall
1:15
ERISA Litigation in the Eleventh Circuit: A Recap (2011-12)
Nancy B. Pridgen, Monnolly Pridgen LLC, Atlanta
2:15
BREAK
2:30
Tips for the Effective Mediation and Resolution of Employee Benefit Disputes
Hon. Stanley F. Birch, Jr. (Ret.), Former Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit; JAMS, Atlanta
Other Panelists TBA
3:30
ADJOURN