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    Patricia Brown Holmes to Co-Chair Illinois Supreme Court Judicial Screening Committee

    RSHC Managing Partner and retired Cook County Associate Judge, Patricia Brown Holmes, has been appointed as a new member and Co-Chair to the Illinois Supreme Court Judicial Screening Committee. The screening committee assesses the qualifications of candidates applying for appointment to the Office of Judge of the Circuit Court for Cook County due to vacancies created by recent judicial retirements.
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    Shalem Massey and Jennifer Steeve Speakers at ABA Aviation and Space Law Committee Conference

    Shalem Massey and Jennifer Steeve are speaking at the October 28-29 ABA Cleared for Takeoff: Aviation Litigation in a Post-Pandemic World conference in Washington, DC. Shalem is moderating the “Elimination of Bias/Diversity & Inclusion in the Legal Profession” panel.
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    RSHC Founding Partner Kate Stimeling Elected to the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel

    We are pleased to announce that our partner, Kate Stimeling, was recently elected into the membership of the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel (FDCC). The FDCC is comprised of U.S. and international civil defense litigators, senior corporate counsel, and insurance claims executives.
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    Nacenté Seabury Featured Speaker at Perrin Environmental Risk & Litigation Conference

    RSHC attorney Nacenté Seabury is a featured panelist on “Unregulated Chemicals and Emerging Contaminants of Concerns” at the October 27 Perrin Environmental Risk & Litigation Conference. Program will cover emerging contaminants and how litigation arises from them, what is on the radar, and agricultural issues.
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    Dave Resnicoff Presents on “Demystifying Third-Party Monitorships” for AHLA’s Speaking of Health Law Podcast with BRG’s Rob Cepielik

    RSHC Partner Dave Resnicoff discussed challenges and best practices for monitorships as part of civil and criminal law enforcement resolutions on the American Health Law Association’s (AHLA) September podcast “Speaking of Health Law” with co-presenter Rob Cepielik of BRG. Dave and Rob discussed the potential risks and value of monitorships, and tips for successful implementation, such as the importance of developing a “partnership” and alignment with all stakeholders; the key components of any work plan; differences when the monitor is an accountant or an attorney; the challenges of a dual reporting relationship; and responses to discovery of potential new violations of law.
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    Patricia Brown Holmes Speaker at Garret and CCI Corporate Social Conscience Program

    Patricia Brown Holmes will be speaking at the September 22-24 Northwestern Pritzker School of Law’s Corporate Social Conscience virtual event. Prominent speakers who help shape the current legal markets will discuss corporate and securities law including M&A, corporate governance, and SEC updates.
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    RSHC to Host Innovative Symposium on “Future Technologies; Present Challenges” in Spring 2022

    Riley Safer Holmes & Cancila LLP is excited to host our inaugural Autonomous Vehicles Spring Symposium, “Future Technologies; Present Challenges,” on April 22, 2022. This three-hour conference offers valuable information for industry leaders in ground, aerial, and maritime autonomous vehicle development and all associated industries. The symposium will feature influential keynote speakers and informative cross-disciplinary panels, enabling participants to wrestle through some of the most challenging issues facing autonomous vehicle industries.
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    RSHC is Proud to Sponsor the Annual Chicago Conference on Futures and Derivatives

    While the economy recovers from the pandemic, regulators in the futures and derivatives industry continue to move forward with significant regulatory and enforcement efforts. Regulators and leading industry professionals will provide guidance and insight regarding current and anticipated issues impacting participants in the futures and derivatives industry. Attorneys who attend can earn two hours of CLE in Illinois and California, free of charge.
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    Patricia Brown Holmes Speaking on ABA Panel About What Comes Next, Post-Pandemic

    RSHC Managing Partner Patricia Brown Holmes will be a panelist on the July 29, 2021 ABA Profile of the Legal Profession: Returning to the Law Office … Or Not webinar. After 16 months of the COVID-19 pandemic, a distinguished panel will discuss what comes next, post-pandemic – how to decide, new rules, changes in expectations, and the effect on recruiting.
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    Brian Dodds is a Featured Speaker at Perrin Environmental Risk & Litigation Conference

    RSHC’s environmental attorney Brian Dodds is presenting on “Environmental Justice: What the Developing EJ Standards Mean for You” at the June 29 Perrin Environmental Risk & Litigation Conference.
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    Josh Lee panelist at Perrin Mass Tort Litigation Conference

    RSHC Partner Josh Lee will be a panelist on the “Class Action, MDL or Bankruptcy: What is the Best Option for Global Resolution?” at the June 24 Perrin Mass Tort Litigation Conference virtual event. Topics covered will be the history of mass tort resolution of current and contingent liabilities, changes in class certification, and the advancements and disadvantages of global resolution.
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    Sandy Musumeci and Brittney Denley Presenting at NACUA’s Annual Conference

    RSHC’s Sandy Musumeci and Brittney Denley are speaking at the National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA) 2021 Virtual Conference June 21 session, “Bias Incidents and Student Codes of Conduct.” Brittney will moderate an informative discussion by a panel of industry-leading speakers about the effect of bias on institutions, current statistics on campus trends, current law concerning bias incidents on campus, examples affecting schools, policies and training, and legal exposure.
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    Josh Lee serves as featured panelist at Black In-House Counsel “Elevating Black Excellence” Summit

    RSHC Partner Josh Lee is the featured products liability and mass torts panelist at the June 17 Black In-House Counsel (BIHC) Elevating Black Excellence Regional Summit virtual event. Josh will provide an overview of considerations for high-stakes products liability and mass tort cases as well as explore how changes in technology and the events of 2020 will impact litigation and trials.
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    Dave Resnicoff Moderating Compliance Panel at ACI Advanced Forum on FCPA for Life Sciences

    RSHC Partner Dave Resnicoff will moderate the April 14 panel on measuring effectiveness of global compliance programs at ACI’s Advanced Forum on FCPA & Anti-Corruption for the Life Sciences Industry. A panel of distinguished in-house compliance executives will join Dave to discuss the impact of the DOJ’s June 2020 compliance guidance and perspectives on building compliance programs that withstand government scrutiny.
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    Bruce Wagman Presents on Wild Horses and the Law

    Attorney Bruce Wagman will present on the Wild and Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act and on cases involving the Act. Bruce will go over the statutory language, discuss the interpretation of the law by the courts and the government in the last two decades, and provide his thoughts on the current state of the law in this area.
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