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The Litigation Section presents
Alternative Fee Arrangements & the End of the Billable Hour

May 30, 2018: 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
MCLE Credits - 1 H, of which .5 hours is in Legal Ethics. This is a brown bag luncheon.
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Alternative Fee Arrangements and the End of the Billable Hour

Deanna Kwong
IP Litigation Counsel, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Dan Morris
CPA and co-founder , Verasage Institute

Richard J. Nelson
Partner, Sideman & Bancroft LLP

Nikki Vo
Associate General Counsel, IP Litigation, Facebook

Zachary Alinder
Sideman & Bancroft, LLP

What are alternatives to the billable hour? Are alternative fee arrangements gaining traction? How are alternative fee arrangements being implemented by practitioners or companies and what factors are important to consider?

• Types of alternative fee arrangements in current use (fixed fees, blended rates, success fees, capped fees, etc.)
• Pros and cons of alternative fee arrangements
• Strategies to maximize acceptance and success of alternative fee arrangements
• Ethical considerations in alternative fee arrangements

Section Chair: Warren Metlitzky, Conrad & Metlitzky

Upcoming Seminars


BASF Conference Center
301 Battery Street
3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111


MCLE Registration: 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Program: 12:00 - 1:15 p.m.


BASF Student MemberComplimentary
Section Member$30.00
BASF Member$40.00

Note: All prices increase by $10.00 on the day of the program.

Event Code: G183102

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