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Thursday, February 11, 2016

A Roundtable Discussion: Red Flag Employment Issue-Spotting for Busy Businesses

Posted to Event by Ms. Kate Arduini Blumenthal of Littler Mendelson, P.C. at 9:57 AM

Join a roundtable discussion exclusively for business owners, chief financial officers, and human resources personnel regarding the top five labor and employment issues that Pennsylvania and New Jersey businesses need to recognize and anticipate today. Bill Simmons and Kate Arduini Blumenthal, from Littler Mendelson, P.C., and Thomas Rethage, Senior Trial Attorney with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”), will lead an interactive discussion to help attendees spot and address “red flag” issues in these five areas:
• Handling employee leave requests, injuries, and medical problems;
• Developing compliant anti-harassment and anti-discrimination programs;
• Conducting pre-employment background screening;
• Monitoring employee time-keeping and compensation; and
• Drafting binding agreements with employees.


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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Liberty Environmental Promotes Jasen Book to Project Manager

Posted to Announcement by Mr. Dave Coyne of Liberty Environmental Inc. at 1:56 PM

Liberty Environmental, Inc., a full-service environmental engineering and consulting firm, is pleased to announce that Jasen P. Book has been promoted to Project Manager.

In his new role, Jasen is responsible for the management of environmental engineering projects including: stormwater and wastewater permitting, stormwater management design, soil and groundwater remediation, and storage tank compliance. Jasen previously held the title of Project Leader. He has been employed by Liberty since 2005, upon graduation from the University of Delaware with a degree in Environmental Engineering.

“Jasen’s experience and excellent client relations are a great asset to Liberty. It has been very rewarding to support and observe his professional and technical growth over the past eleven years,” shared James P. Cinelli, P.E., BCEE, President of Liberty.


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High Impact Presentations

Posted to Event by Mrs. Katie Iorio Martin of Dale Carnegie at 12:47 PM

COMMUNICATORS GET IDEAS ACROSS WITH ENTHUSIASM AND POISE.

A presentation is an important business tool. Whether you’re persuading colleagues, selling a client, energizing a team or showing an idea to senior management, the power of your presentation can make the difference.
Success depends on your presentation ability, so don’t miss this opportunity to sharpen your skills. Participants will present at least seven times over the course of two days, while being videotaped and evaluated with expert, one-on-one coaching.

The class is small. The environment is supportive. The work is intense. And the results are outstanding. Join us.

Note: Because of the one-on-one coaching, class size is very limited. Register now to ensure a spot in this great experience.


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T.H.A.N.K.S. 2nd Birthday Celebration

Posted to Event by Mrs. Elyse Dolfman of T.H.A.N.K.S. - The Helping A Needy Kid Society at 11:33 AM

Join us on March 20th for our 2nd Birthday Party at Sky Zone in Oaks. Bring the Kids and grandkids and join us for a free morning of Jumping, Food and Fun raffles, silent auction and 50/50. The event is 9-11am. To register go to our website www.thanksociety.org. For additional questions, call Elyse 610-805-8060.

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Evil Genius Beer, Fado Philly & T.H.A.N.K.S Fundraiser

Posted to Event by Mrs. Elyse Dolfman of T.H.A.N.K.S. - The Helping A Needy Kid Society at 11:26 AM

Join Luke Bowen, Founder of Evil Genius Beer at Fado Philly on March 7th from 5:30-7:30pm and help raise money for T.H.A.N.K.S. a local 501c3 charity helping to provide scholarships for low-income children to do extracurricular activities. $50 will get you networking, apps, Evil Genius Beer Tasting and some fantastic stories from Luke Bowen. A great way to have fun and give back to your local community. For more information go to www.thanksociety.org or call Elyse @ 610-805-8060


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Kleinbard's Eric Schreiner Appointed to the Philadelphia Leadership Council of the American Red Cross

Posted to Announcement by Ms. Kate Goode of Kleinbard LLC at 11:01 AM

Eric Schreiner, a partner in Kleinbard LLC’s Litigation Department and Practice Leader of the Firm’s Employment Group, was recently appointed to serve on the Philadelphia Leadership Council of the American Red Cross.

Members of the Philadelphia Leadership Council are executive volunteers who serve as stewards of American Red Cross’ mission and vision by offering support of the Eastern PA region locally in Philadelphia County. This is largely accomplished by serving on the committee for an annual fundraising event, participating in a variety of awareness activities, and by serving the Region and the Red Cross’ team of volunteers that respond to disasters in Philadelphia County.

Schreiner concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial litigation, employment law, and insurance coverage.


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Kleinbard's Mark Seiberling and Joshua Voss to present CLE on Right-To-Know-Law

Posted to Event by Ms. Kate Goode of Kleinbard LLC at 10:59 AM

Kleinbard litigation attorneys, Mark Seiberling and Joshua Voss, will present a CLE program entitled: Pennsylvania’s Right-to-Know Law and Third Party Records: How Private Records Become Public on April 19, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. The seminar will be presented by Drexel's Thomas R. Kline School of Law Alumni Network and will take place at 3320 Market Street, Room 140.

This CLE will guide attorneys through the Right-to-Know Law from the perspective of how it applies to records of private, third parties. It will demonstrate the basic process of the RTKL, how the RTKL implicates third party records, the appeals process for third parties, areas of concern for third parties, and provide tips and suggestions for third parties who wish to keep their private records private when dealing with public agencies.

Click on link for registration details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pennsylvanias-right-to-know-law-and-third-party-records-how-private-records-become-public-tickets-21390108390


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Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Home Buying Seminar

Posted to Event by Mr. Ian Perler of Star Real Estate Group at 4:21 PM

Have you been thinking about buying a home? Then don't miss out on a chance to learn everything you'll need to know about the home buying process from start to finish.

Make sure to bring your questions and appetite for this informative home buying workshop. Information that could save you countless hours and dollars on your next home search! Free hors D'oeuvres, Raffle with prizes.

The Mr. Philly Real Estate Home Buying Seminar will take place on Tuesday, February 23rd from 6:00-7:30PM at Porcini Restaurant at 2048 Sansom Street.

6-6:15PM Registration and Networking
6:15-7PM Presentation
7-7:30PM Questions and Networking

The event is completely free to attend, however, pre-registration is required. Please RVSP by contacting Ian Perler at (267) 607-9099 or via email at Ian@MrPhillyRealEstate.com. We look forward to seeing you at the event!

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Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Placement Manager- Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania

Posted to Job Opportunity by Ms. Andrea Finocchiaro of Girl Scouts of Eastern Pa. at 12:21 PM

Are you ready to join a team whose mission is to help girls realize they can do anything?

Matchmakers needed! As a Placement Manager, you’ll help interested girls find troops and match potential volunteers with girls waiting for a troop – helping to ensure that the Girl Scouts experience is open to everyone!

The Placement Manager manages and follows up with leads in order to convert potential girl and adult members. This is a highly cross-functional role that relies on great communication skills, technological savvy, and a willingness to use data to drive work. The Placement Manager is responsible for enrolling new volunteers, including interviewing and ensuring volunteers meet Pennsylvania state clearance requirements. Using a placement list and daily reports of incoming leads, the Placement Manager works with leaders and volunteers, as well as Recruitment Managers, to grow and start new troops within a defined geographic area.

Learn more and apply at gsep.org/careers


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Recruitment Manager- Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania

Posted to Job Opportunity by Ms. Andrea Finocchiaro of Girl Scouts of Eastern Pa. at 12:16 PM

Are you a connector who loves being out in the community?

We are hiring full-time Recruitment Managers in Greater Philadelphia. Recruitment Managers develop and implement recruitment strategies designed to raise awareness and generate interest in Girl Scouts, resulting in measurable membership leads. Recruitment Managers are the primary Girl Scouts recruiter for a defined geographic territory and are responsible for attracting girls and adult volunteers, building relationships and providing operational support to Service Units, identifying potential Girl Scout meeting locations, and developing and managing funded troop opportunities within the territory. This position requires extensive day-travel and regular nights and weekends in order to meet, present, and network with community organizations, schools, corporations, educators, faith-based institutions, and other community constituents.

Learn more and apply at gsep.org/careers


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Director of Recruitment- Girl Scouts of Eastern PA

Posted to Job Opportunity by Ms. Andrea Finocchiaro of Girl Scouts of Eastern Pa. at 12:12 PM

Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania (GSEP) is seeking a Director of Recruitment, Greater Philadelphia to drive recruitment of girls and adult volunteers to join the Girl Scouts movement.

The Director of Recruitment, Greater Philadelphia oversees a team of nine Recruitment Managers and is responsible for developing and implementing recruitment strategies, resulting in measurable membership leads, for a defined geographic territory. The Director of Recruitment works with colleagues across the council to analyze data, coordinate messaging, and carry out comprehensive and strategic plans to meet local and overall membership recruitment and retention goals.

The ideal candidate will be positive and forward-thinking, and will have experience in recruitment/sales, volunteer management, and/or community organizing. Knowledge of the Philadelphia area is required.


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Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Holy Redeemer Heart Healthy Expo

Posted to Event by Ms. Amanda Rittenhouse of PNC at 3:52 PM

Holy Redeemer Hospital’s Cardiovascular Center and Macy’s Neshaminy Mall are sponsoring a free Heart Healthy Expo that will offer consumers a range of health screenings and wellness education, including:
•Ask the Doctor – Valaine Hewitt, MD, Cardiologist, answers questions
•Blood pressure screenings and information
•Body mass index screenings and nutrition information
•Free hand massages by Blissful Beginnings and Beyond
•Sleep better information from Holy Redeemer Sleep Disorders Center
•Medication evaluation by a Holy Redeemer pharmacist
•Spin the Holy Redeemer Cardiovascular Center Wheel
•Automated External Defibrillator (AED) demonstration and 911 Information by Tri-Hampton Rescue Squad
•Heart Healthy Exercise Information from the Holy Redeemer Health & Fitness Center
•Heart Healthy refreshments

Where: Neshaminy Mall
US Rte.1
Bensalem, PA 19020

When: Saturday, February 6, 2016
11 am -3 pm


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ISM-Philadelphia Network After Work

Posted to Event by Ms. Linh Nguyen of ISM-Philadelphia, Inc. at 3:06 PM

Join Us at the Spasso Italian Grill in Media, PA on February 16th for a relaxing networking event.


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ISM-Philadelphia Dinner Meeting: Total Cost of Ownership

Posted to Event by Ms. Linh Nguyen of ISM-Philadelphia, Inc. at 11:54 AM

Pre-dinner Topic: Total Cost of Ownership: Why is it Important in Evaluating RFP Responses?

Dinner Topic: Evaluating Reshoring Opportunities - Shortening & Securing Your Supply Chain with a Total Cost of Ownership Analysis


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World Trade Association Luncheon

Posted to Event by Ms. Deborah Ingravallo of World Trade Association of Philadelphia at 11:21 AM

Honoring Philadelphia Regional Port Authority Executive Director Jamie McDermott who is retiring after 22 years of growing the Port of Philadelphia. Also at the luncheon, we will welcome a new weekly container service to the Mexican ports of Veracruz and Altamira. See attached flyer for more information, or call WTA Executive Director Deborah Ingravallo at (856) 642-3957

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Monday, February 01, 2016

Disrupting the Patriarchy

Posted to Event by Ms. Sharyl S. Overhiser of The Free Library of Philadelphia at 4:34 PM

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 6:00 PM
Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Skyline Room/4th floor

Join us for a conversation with the makers of tomorrow’s women’s history! "Disrupting the Patriarchy" will bring some of the area's most highly respected business professionals together to discuss the advances women have made as industry leaders, and how to empower more women to join their ranks. Speakers will include; Margye Solomon, Archna Sahay, Laura Vanderkam, Roberta Liebenberg, and Chris Rabb.

Agenda:

Networking

Welcome address: Siobhan Reardon

Conversation

Take the Disruptor Pledge

Disrupting the Patriarchy – Do you dare disrupt the status quo?

Join us for a conversation with makers of tomorrow’s women’s history.

This event is free, but please register by calling 215-686-5394 or go to http://disruptingthepatriarchy.eventbrite.com


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Harcum College President Elected to Wall of Fame

Posted to Announcement by Ms. Gale Martin of Harcum College at 3:35 PM

Dr. Jon Jay DeTemple, President of Harcum College since 2007, was nominated and ratified by the Sidney Central School as an inductee of the SCSAA Wall of Fame for Distinguished Alumni and Educators at the Board's Annual meeting January 16, 2016. He will be inducted in Sidney, NY, on July 17.

DeTemple, a Sidney Central graduate, is now a dual inductee into both their Sports Hall of Fame and the Wall of Fame.

DeTemple received letters of support for his nomination including a community leader, Main Line Chamber President and CEO Bernard Dagenais, who said, "[Dr. DeTemple's] leadership emphasizes the strengths of diversity and the importance of community involvement in an effective way."

DeTemple received a Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from Syracuse University; an MBA from Syracuse University; and a bachelor’s of science from Cornell University. Under his leadership, Harcum College reached a record enrollment of 1,700 students.


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Edward Jones Networking Luncheon

Posted to Event by Mr. Keith Coleman of Edward Jones at 1:31 PM

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
12:00 p.m.
Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce - Mars Drinks Conf. Ctr.
200 S Broad St, Suite 700
Philadelphia, PA 19102

RSVP to: 610-924-0200
or nicole.maclean@edwardjones.com

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Philip Wursta, TPD Vice President, Appointed to Bucks County Community College Board of Trustees

Posted to Announcement by Ms. Gwen Himes of Traffic Planning and Design, Inc. (TPD) at 10:06 AM

Philip Wursta, vice president of Traffic Planning and Design, Inc. (TPD) and leader in the local civil engineering community, has been appointed to the Bucks County Community College (BCCC) Board of Trustees.

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Friday, January 29, 2016

Guru Marketing Seminar

Posted to Event by Mr. G. Michael Howard of American Executive Centers, Inc. at 10:24 AM

12:00pm - 1:00pm

American Executive Centers
Two Bala Plaza, Suite 300
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

Free to Attend, lunch provided

Presented by Michael R. Blumberg, CMC, President of Blumberg Advisory Group.


Guru Marketing: The Keys to Exponential Sales Growth

Are you frustrated with the number of meaningful conversations you are having with prospective clients?

Do you find that your sales cycles are taking too long because prospects are not clear about the value you provide?

This workshop will teach participants the foundational strategies for building a sustainable pipeline of qualified prospects.

You will learn how to implement low cost and efficient strategies to attract clients to you. You will learn how to build credibility with prospects prior to them even meeting you. You will also receive guidance on how to increase your sales pipeline and significantly increase your sales success ratio.

To register click on the related link below:

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Guru Marketing Seminar

Posted to Event by Mr. G. Michael Howard of American Executive Centers, Inc. at 10:22 AM

9:00am - 10:00am

American Executive Centers
10000 Lincoln Drive East, Suite 201
Marlton, NJ 08053

Free to Attend

Presented by Michael R. Blumberg, CMC, President of Blumberg Advisory Group.


Guru Marketing: The Keys to Exponential Sales Growth

Are you frustrated with the number of meaningful conversations you are having with prospective clients?

Do you find that your sales cycles are taking too long because prospects are not clear about the value you provide?

This workshop will teach participants the foundational strategies for building a sustainable pipeline of qualified prospects.

You will learn how to implement low cost and efficient strategies to attract clients to you. You will learn how to build credibility with prospects prior to them even meeting you. You will also receive guidance on how to increase your sales pipeline and significantly increase your sales success ratio.

To register click on the related link below:

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Guru Marketing Seminar

Posted to Event by Mr. G. Michael Howard of American Executive Centers, Inc. at 10:20 AM

9:00am - 10:00am

American Executive Centers
600 West Germantown Pike, Suite 400
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

Free to Attend

Presented by Michael R. Blumberg, CMC, President of Blumberg Advisory Group.


Guru Marketing: The Keys to Exponential Sales Growth

Are you frustrated with the number of meaningful conversations you are having with prospective clients?

Do you find that your sales cycles are taking too long because prospects are not clear about the value you provide?

This workshop will teach participants the foundational strategies for building a sustainable pipeline of qualified prospects.

You will learn how to implement low cost and efficient strategies to attract clients to you. You will learn how to build credibility with prospects prior to them even meeting you. You will also receive guidance on how to increase your sales pipeline and significantly increase your sales success ratio.

To register click on the related link below:

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Guru Marketing Seminar

Posted to Event by Mr. G. Michael Howard of American Executive Centers, Inc. at 10:18 AM

9:00am - 10:00am

American Executive Centers
1515 Market Street, Suite 1200
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Free to Attend

Presented by Michael R. Blumberg, CMC, President of Blumberg Advisory Group.


Guru Marketing: The Keys to Exponential Sales Growth

Are you frustrated with the number of meaningful conversations you are having with prospective clients?

Do you find that your sales cycles are taking too long because prospects are not clear about the value you provide?

This workshop will teach participants the foundational strategies for building a sustainable pipeline of qualified prospects.

You will learn how to implement low cost and efficient strategies to attract clients to you. You will learn how to build credibility with prospects prior to them even meeting you. You will also receive guidance on how to increase your sales pipeline and significantly increase your sales success ratio.

To register click on the related link below:

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Guru Marketing Seminarn

Posted to Event by Mr. G. Michael Howard of American Executive Centers, Inc. at 10:16 AM

9:00am - 10:00am

American Executive Centers
101 Lindenwood Drive, Suite 225
Malvern, PA 19355

Free to Attend

Presented by Michael R. Blumberg, CMC, President of Blumberg Advisory Group.


Guru Marketing: The Keys to Exponential Sales Growth

Are you frustrated with the number of meaningful conversations you are having with prospective clients?

Do you find that your sales cycles are taking too long because prospects are not clear about the value you provide?

This workshop will teach participants the foundational strategies for building a sustainable pipeline of qualified prospects.

You will learn how to implement low cost and efficient strategies to attract clients to you. You will learn how to build credibility with prospects prior to them even meeting you. You will also receive guidance on how to increase your sales pipeline and significantly increase your sales success ratio.

To register click on the related link below:

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Guru Marketing Seminar

Posted to Event by Mr. G. Michael Howard of American Executive Centers, Inc. at 10:13 AM

9:00am - 10:00am

American Executive Centers
150 N. Radnor Chester Road, Suite F200
Radnor, PA 19087

Free to Attend

Presented by Michael R. Blumberg, CMC, President of Blumberg Advisory Group.


Guru Marketing: The Keys to Exponential Sales Growth

Are you frustrated with the number of meaningful conversations you are having with prospective clients?

Do you find that your sales cycles are taking too long because prospects are not clear about the value you provide?

This workshop will teach participants the foundational strategies for building a sustainable pipeline of qualified prospects.

You will learn how to implement low cost and efficient strategies to attract clients to you. You will learn how to build credibility with prospects prior to them even meeting you. You will also receive guidance on how to increase your sales pipeline and significantly increase your sales success ratio.

To register click on the related link below:


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Thursday, January 28, 2016

Liberty Environmental Welcomes McCain as Senior Project Scientist

Posted to Announcement by Ms. Kirsten S. Deysher of Liberty Environmental Inc. at 3:17 PM

Liberty Environmental, Inc., a full-service environmental consulting and engineering firm, is pleased to announce the hire of Tawnya R. McCain as Senior Project Scientist.

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Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Celebrity Chef Cook Off to Fight Hunger

Posted to Event by Ms. Jennifer Klaus of Ferguson Enterprises at 12:32 PM

Celebrity Chef Cook Off to Fight Hunger
Ferguson Enterprises is hosting a celebrity chef cook off in the King Of Prussia showroom. It is an evening of good food, drinks and charity. The event will include local celebrity chefs including Brian Duffy from Spike TV's Bar Rescue, The DJ Chef Mark Weiss from Cutthroat kitchen, Georgeann Leaming Chopped Champion and Chad Rosenthal Food Network Stars finalist. The event is to help raise awareness in the local hunger epidemic in the Philadelphia and surrounding areas. All funds raised that evening via door donations, tshirt sales, raffle and silent auction items will go direct to Philabundance.

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H-1B Cap FY2017: Effective Immigration Strategies For Employers – Hiring Foreign Professionals

Posted to Event by Ms. Laura Erikson of Greenberg Traurig LLP at 10:51 AM

As the US economy recovers, the demand for H-1B visas is skyrocketing. Please join us for this seminar which will provide important legislative updates and share effective strategies for succeeding this upcoming H-1B cap season.

Topics will include:
•Lessons learned from the last cap season
•New fee schedule affecting certain employers
•Compliance and post-filing changes to the details of employment
•Cap Gap/STEM OPT and related travel issues
•Plan B (and C) – alternatives to H-1B
•Strategies for petition preparation and filing

Presenters:
Nataliya Rymer – Greenberg Traurig, Of Counsel
Jennifer Hermansky – Greenberg Traurig, Associate

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
7:30 to 8:00 am – Breakfast and networking
8:00 to 9:00 am – Program

Greenberg Traurig
2700 Two Commerce Square
2001 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103


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Tuesday, January 26, 2016

HIPAA Compliance for Business Associates Webinar on February 3, 2016

Posted to Event by Mr. Ben Goodman of 4A Security & Compliance at 4:21 PM

4A Security and Compliance is offering a complimentary, CLE-accredited webinar about HIPAA Compliance for Business Associates: What To Do When Your Legal Client is Asked to Sign a Business Associate Agreement on Wednesday, February 3rd from 1:00 to 2:00pm. Presenters are Barbara Holland, Regional Manager, Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Ben Goodman, 4A Security and Compliance CEO and President, who will discuss key issues for counsel to review with clients before they sign a Business Associates Agreement, items for counsel to consider to help clients avoid unnecessary obligations and liabilities, building a genuine HIPAA Security & Privacy program and specific steps to achieve HIPAA compliance.

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