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British American Group of Lawyers & Accountants Conference

Time: 12:00 - 16:30

Date: 06/06/2018

Venue: Browne Jacobson

Division: BABC

General Price

Member Price: £40.00

Future Faces Members: £40.00

Non-Member Price: £50.00

All prices exclude VAT

Sponsored by

Event Description:

BAGOL, the British-American Group of Lawyers, is a network of attorneys from the various BABC chapters.

The group provides opportunities for making or receiving referrals and exchanging or disseminating information of common legal significance.

A key function of BAGOL is its meeting and program at BABC conferences, which is being held in Birmingham 6th - 8th June 2018. (More info here)

This year the BAGOL Conference will take place 12:00pm - 4:30pm and will discuss the following

The post-2016 Trumpian-Brexitian World in which we now find ourselves presents both new challenges and fresh opportunities. The 2018 BAGOL Program focuses on some of
the key areas of critical relevance to Transatlantic businesses and their legal and financial advisors, such as data protection and regulation, IP and IT developments and risk,
immigration and international trade treaties. The meeting will be the customary half-day afternoon session preceding the Main Conference Opening Reception, and, courtesy of our gracious law firm sponsor Browne Jacobson LLP, will take place at their Victoria House office, close to the Opening Reception and other Conference event locations. The
program agenda is as follows:

 

Agenda:

 

11:00am   Registration, Networking & Buffet Lunch
12:00am Welcome Remarks
  Steve Allen, Partner, Mills & Reeve LLP (BABC Chairman) Birmingham, England
  Bruce J.L. Lowe, Partner, Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP,
Cleveland, Ohio
BAGOL Coordinator and Program Moderator
12:05pm DON’T PANIC! What the regulator wants you to do (and not do) now we have GDPR
  Rafi Azim-Khan, Partner IP/IT and Head of Data Privacy Europe, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLC, London, England
1:15pm Coffee and Networking Break
1:25pm Wearable Technology: A brave new world in IP Development
  Kathleen Fox-Murphy, Browne Jacobson, Birmingham, England.
2:10pm Commercial risk legal concerns in cyber security & IT 
  Brett K. Bacon, Partner, Frantz Ward LLP, Cleveland, Ohio
2:40pm Coffee and Networking Break
2:50pm Brexit and Trump: A new era in immigration?
  Elaine M. Kumpula, Partner, Immigration & Global Mobility Faegre Baker Daniels LLP, Minneapolis, MN, USA
  Claire D. Nilson, Counsel, Immigration & Global Mobility Faegre Baker Daniels LLP, Minneapolis, MN, USA
3:50pm Trade relationship between the US and and independant UK – What are the likely problems?
  Richard O. Cunningham, Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Washington D.C.
  Thomas J. Trendl, Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Washington D.C.
4:30pm Q & A
4:50pm Event close

Pricing:

BAGOL Members & Conference Attendees: Free
Birmingham Law Society Members: £40+VAT
Non-Members: £50+VAT

All questions & bookings must be directed to l.hunt@birmingham-chamber.com

 

Address:
Browne Jacobson
Victoria Square
Birmingham
B2 4BU


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