Print Page   |   Sign In   |   Register
Community Search
Business Law Section MCLE Mtg. - Where There's Smoke, There's Fyre: Tips to Reduce Litigation Risk
View Registrations Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend

When: Tuesday, August 13, 2019
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Attorney Resource Center
505 N. County Farm Rd.
Wheaton, Illinois 
United States
Presenter: Steve Silvey and Sarah Dunkley, Patterson Law Firm, LLC
Contact: Barb Mendralla

Online registration is closed.
« Go to Upcoming Event List  


Title: Where There's Smoke, There's Fyre: Tips to Reduce Litigation Risk


Date and Time: August 13, 2019 / 11:45 a.m.  - 1:00 p.m.


Location: Attorney Resource Center, Judicial Center, 505 N. County Farm Rd., Wheaton


Credit Awarded: 1.0 MCLE 


Speaker: Steve Silvey and Sarah Dunkley, Patterson Law Firm, LLC


Summary of Topic:  Sarah and Steve will provide a look into contemporary issues affecting or increasing litigation risks, such as media and social media's impact using the exposure and litigation arising out of the Fyre Festival as a case example, and ways to mitigate risks, including early involvement of litigation attorneys in negotiation and drafting agreements.


What you will learn:

1.) Common litigation risks

2.) How risks have evolved over time

3.) Contemporary example of the effect of the media and social media on claims

4.) How to mitigate litigation risks, including keeping control of information that is published by your company, its employees and other associated individuals


As a reminder, only DCBA members will receive MCLE credit for this presentation.


Lunch and beverages will be provided to those who register.


If you register and are unable to attend, please contact the DCBA office at 630-653-7779 so we can cancel your registration.




more Calendar

Joint ADR/Civil Law Section MCLE Meeting - Civil Case Mediation Strategies

Featured Members

Online Surveys
Membership Management Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal