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O'Brien Law PC is proud to sponsor The WILD (WOMEN INSPIRING LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT) Summit, Feb 1, 2013.
Fern O'Brien will present "Personal Use: A Guide for Flight Departments" on December 1, 2011 at the NBAA Part 91 Aviation Tax & Regulatory Issues Workshop.
Fern O'Brien will present "Legal Issues in Social Media Policy For A Privately-Held Company" on December 7, 2011 at the Colorado Bar Association's Corporate Practice Update.
Fern O'Brien will present "Drafting Business Contracts" on December 13, 2011 at the National Business Institute's Business Contracts A to Z.
Fern O’Brien and Debbie Huttner were speakers at the Natural Products Expo East, a trade show for natural and organic products companies, at the Baltimore Convention Center in Maryland, September 21-24, 2011. Debbie’s presentation was titled “Ensuring Food Safety for Manufacturers: Simple Steps” and Fern participated in a panel discussion titled “Building An International Brand: What You Need To Know Before You Go Global.”
On Tuesday, April 26, 2011, Fern O’Brien and Debbie Huttner presented the first of a two-part series called “Natural Products Companies: Legal Issues to Consider.”This program provided an overview of legal issues that are important when starting a natural products company such as entity structure, financing and governance issues; and ongoing issues that arise such as compensation, distribution, licensing Intellectual Property. It provided a framework of Federal regulatory law and the various agencies having jurisdiction over such products – these include the FDA, FTC, USDA, EPA, among others. The first in this 2-part program focused on start-up business issues and current topics related to the food and personal care segments of the natural products marketplace. For more information on this presentation, contact Debbie Huttner or Fern O'Brien.