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Navigating Legal and Public Policy Issues in the Age of COVID-19

May 14, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

free to members

At the start of this year, who would’ve expected a pandemic to sweep the nation? Definitely not startups. From public policy challenges, to simple and complex legal problems, small businesses have been under hard pressure thanks to COVID-19. What can you do to navigate this struggling economy, keep your startup out of legal matters, and emerge strong as ever? Join accomplished professionals from Squire Patton Boggs – one of the world’s strongest integrated law firms – as they provide the business-focused insights needed to stay out of the legal swamp COVID-19 has birthed.

Join Amol Naik, Jonathan Picard and Pablo Carillo of Squire Patton Boggs for a webinar via Zoom!

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Amol S. Naik is a principal in the Public Policy Practice, who utilizes his unique government affairs and legal experience at senior levels in both the private sector and government to provide strategic advice to clients on a wide range of matters. Amol enjoys deep connections in the Atlanta civic and business communities and maintains a significant network throughout the southeastern US and nationally.

Jonathan Picard is a partner in the Corporate Practice who focuses his practice on providing corporate and transactional counsel to public and private companies in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, entertainment, mobile gaming and apparel. He regularly represents middle market clients in merger and acquisition transactions ranging from US$5 million to US$500 million, representing both the buy and sell sides, including representing private equity funds in portfolio company acquisitions and sales.

Pablo Carillo is Of Counsel at Squire Patton Boggs in its Defense & Maritime Security Public Policy group. There, he advises companies, and advocates their interests, on defense & national security issues, including, high-stakes procurement matters, cybersecurity & supply-chain risk management risk, post-FIRRMA CFIUS & access-to-capital, IP policy, etc. He also helps mid-tiers and promising technology startups do business with the Pentagon and assists businesses with investigative inquiries before Congress and the Executive Branch. Previously, Carrillo served as Chief of Staff to the late U.S. Senator John McCain and, before that, Minority General Counsel of the Senate Armed Services Committee, when McCain served as the Committee’s ranking member.

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May 14, 2020
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