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[Webinar] New Norms: Three Legal Hot Buttons for Meeting Professionals

Now Available On-Demand

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Webinar live date: November 27, 2018 at 2pm ET / 11am PT

The legal issues for meetings and events evolve along with the world around us. Some of the big issues of 2018—the #metoo movement, terrorism and weather disasters, and new data protection standards—have brought new legal considerations for meeting professionals. A meetings industry veteran and a meetings industry attorney will explore new best practices that are changing the way meeting services are delivered to ensure attendees’ physical safety and data security.

Attend this webinar to learn:

  • How to create and implement an effective meeting code of conduct.
  • The critical role contracts play in emergency planning to allocate risk and protect against liability.
  • The new responsibilities planners have for legally processing personal data in line with GDPR rules


Jocelyne Côté is Managing Director with American Express Meetings and Events. She leads a global team responsible for the performance of the strategic meetings management program for clients across several verticals.  

Joshua L. Grimes, Esq.
, principal attorney at Grimes Law Offices, Philadelphia, specializes in all matters relating to meetings and conventions, as well as association and nonprofit governance.


Sue Hatch
Content Director, MeetingsNet

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