Resources
Events

Understanding the Law of Cause Marketing and Commercial Co-Ventures

April 30, 2019
Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center, The Harborview Ballroom

200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston, Massachusetts 02210 United States of America

"You buy this; we'll donate that." A pitch that is highly marketed to encourage consumers to buy their products. During ACC's "Understanding the Law of Cause Marketing and Commercial Co-Ventures," Verrill Dana promotions law attorney Rob Laplaca will walk attendees through cause marketing and commercial co-venture requirements for both brands and charities. Rob will also discuss lessons to be learned from national promotional campaigns, with other examples, and address the legal and practical issues that arise for brands that want to make a difference. Liz Cox, Managing Attorney at Hasbro, Inc., will also be joining Rob. Structured as a mock client interview, Liz will ask pressing questions to dive deeper into these topics and help you apply what you've learned to your own brand.

For more information, visit the ACC event page here.

Firm Highlights

News

Verrill Attorney Elected Secretary of National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network Executive Board

(November 13, 2019) – Verrill attorney Elizabeth Connellan Smith was recently elected secretary of the National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network (NWCDN). Smith has been a member of the NWCDN since 2006, and was first...

Event

Maine Rural Water Association's 39th Annual Technical Conference and Tradeshow

Employment and labor attorney Tawny Alvarez and Jim Cohen will be presenting at the Maine Rural Water Association's 39th Annual Technical two-day conference on December 10-20, 2019. The event will focus on offering educational...

Publication/Podcast

Building a Respectful and Inclusive Workplace

Matter

Helping Non-Depository Trust Companies Do Business in Other States

Verrill has helped to form more non-depository trust companies in Maine than any other law firm. We have also helped our trust clients when they look to expand their business into other states. In...

News

Verrill Welcomes Patent Attorney Dean Phelps

(November 13, 2019) – Verrill is pleased to welcome patent attorney Dean Phelps to the firm’s Boston office. Dean is the fifth patent attorney to join Verrill in the past nine months as the...

Blog

Five Employment Law Traps For CFOs Tasked with HR Oversight

Overseeing human resources -- a hat that many CFOs wear -- may mean having to make crucial decisions about hiring and policy, performance management and discipline, and employee terminations. Such decisions may affect HR...

Blog

DOL Proposes New Electronic Disclosure Rules for Retirement Plans

Matter

Establishment of Non-Depository Trust for National Company

Verrill served as special counsel to a national firm in the chartering and licensing of a Maine non-depository trust company as the client’s wholly-owned subsidiary. Non-depository trust companies are highly regulated, and the matter...

Blog

Identifying and Handling a Hostile Work Environment

Employee claims of “hostile work environments” continue to make news both in Maine and on a national level, putting potentially embarrassing and damaging workplace and employee interpersonal issues into the public eye. But when...

Publication/Podcast

WEBINAR: Home Care Companies - Wage and Hour Differences/Electronic Visit Verification

For this webinar, Verrill's employment and labor attorney Tawny Alvarez and MassPay's HR Generalist Amanda Bridge discuss serious implications associated with wage and hour differences and electronic visit verification (EVV) for the home care...