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Bryson Morgan Addresses FARA Registration on Webinar

October 17, 2019, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM EDT
Speaker:Bryson B. Morgan
Program:Avoiding the Legal Pitfalls of FARA: What You Need to Know
Event Sponsor:ALA
Registration:Click Here To Register

Law firms must frequently decide whether registration of new client work under the Foreign Agents Registration Act (“FARA”) is required. Making the right decision on FARA registration is now more important than ever, with prominent law firm Skadden recently paying a $4.6 million settlement for failing to register under FARA and with the Department of Justice announcing a shift “from treating FARA as an administrative obligation….to one that is increasingly an enforcement priority.” Attend an upcoming webinar with FARA expert Bryson Morgan of Caplin & Drysdale to learn how your law firm can protect itself from FARA-related risk, including potential reputational harm, civil fines, and even criminal penalties.

Learning Objectives:

  • Background - What is FARA?
  • Key Terms
  • Identifying a Potential FARA Matter  
  • “Know Your Client” Process
  • Consequences of FARA Registration
  • FARA Enforcement Environment
  • Final Takeaways

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