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Government Relations Series: Policy Update (July 2018)

7/17/2018
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In our latest policy update, hosted by Drew Littman, Elizabeth Gore and Elizabeth Maier discuss the future of the post-Pruitt EPA, how the immigration issue has motivated Republican and Democratic bases and what will happen during August given Senate Majority Leader McConnell’s decision to cancel recess.

Duration:00:26:39

Government Relations Series: The Internet of Things

7/2/2018
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From computers and cars to toasters and coffee makers, anything connected to the internet is part of the Internet of Things (or IOT) universe. In our latest podcast, Policy Director Elizabeth Gore moderates a conversation between Shareholder Al Mottur and Policy Advisor Greta Joynes on how the consumer and industrial sectors are affected by IOT legislation and regulation, domestically and internationally. As internet-enabled technology proliferates throughout the marketplace, can standards...

Duration:00:21:54

Brownstein Client Conversations: International Hearing Society

6/13/2018
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Alissa Parady, director of government and chapter affairs for the International Hearing Society, joins Brownstein Policy Director Cate McCanless for a discussion about the IHS’ Fit to Serve campaign. As IHS saw more veterans approaching private practices to address hearing loss, its members worked with Brownstein on a grassroots campaign to adjust a policy limitation that complicated the VA’s ability to provide service. Alissa and Cate discuss the initiative, it’s success and the...

Duration:00:29:22

The Cyber Threat Landscape

5/25/2018
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Join leading industry professionals as they review the current cyber threat landscape and outline the legal and operational strategies needed to protect you, your business, your customers and your data. Greg Brower, shareholder with Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, moderates the panel titled Protect, Defend, Respond, Recover: A High Level Overview of Incident Response Preparedness. The panel includes: Ian O’Neill and Sarah Auchterlonie, both shareholders with Brownstein; Kevin Knierim, a...

Duration:01:19:23

Government Relations Series: Political Update (May 2018)

5/21/2018
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Policy Director Brian Wild and Senior Policy Advisor Zach Pfister join Strategic Advisor Mark Begich for a bipartisan political update that covers hot-button primaries, including those in West Virginia, Pennsylvania and California. In a primary season suffering from sensory overload, they drill down on how polls have continued to be misleading and question the presumed given that Democrats will sweep the Midterms. With Democrats running on a national agenda and Republicans running...

Duration:00:25:52

Government Relations Series: CFIUS

5/17/2018
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Brownstein attorney Travis Norton joins Strategic Advisor Mark Begich to provide an overview on the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) and how the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act (FIRRMA), currently moving through Congress, could expand the national security concerns that CFIUS is authorized to review. They also cover how CFIUS engages with export control laws, the regulatory work CFIUS will need to undertake if FIRRMA becomes law and the...

Duration:00:23:47

Brownstein Government Relations Podcast Series: Political Update (April 2018)

3/30/2018
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Policy Directors Drew Littman and Brian McGuire join Strategic Advisor Mark Begich for a bipartisan political update on the upcoming confirmations of Mike Pompeo and Gina Haspel and the significance of recent March for our Lives events across the country. They also look ahead at factors that could impact the 2018 midterm and 2020 general elections.

Duration:00:35:20

Government Relations Series: Health Care and the VA

3/8/2018
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Brownstein Policy Director Cate McCanless joins Strategic Advisor Mark Begich to discuss health care issues specific to the Department of Veteran Affairs, including recent controversies at the VA, its place as one of the largest purchasers of health care in the country and its potential impact on drug pricing, as well as attempts to streamline its system and the Medicare donut hole in the budget deal.

Duration:00:18:59

Government Relations Series: Infrastructure Update (March 2018)

3/6/2018
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Policy Director Elizabeth Gore, Policy Advisor Greta Joynes, DC Shareholder Bill McGrath and LA Shareholder Diane De Felice – all members of the firm’s infrastructure group – come together to discuss a potential infrastructure bill this year, how the funding might work, rural broadband and how the desire to shorten the timeframe for infrastructure projects could influence the environmental review process.

Duration:00:22:44

Government Relations Series: Political Update (March 2018)

3/2/2018
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Listen in as Policy Directors Brian Wild and Drew Littman join Strategic Advisor Mark Begich to give an update on the current political landscape. With the 2018 midterm elections still nine months out, their bipartisan discussion includes primary activity, predictions on if the makeup of the House and Senate could shift and the potential impact of voters in the 18-29 age group.

Duration:00:26:09

Government Relations Series: Immigration Updated (February 2018)

2/5/2018
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Policy Director Elizabeth Maier joins Sen. Mark Begich for an immigration update and discussion on the current state of DACA and other important immigration issues that the Congress is considering.

Duration:00:11:29

Government Relations Series: Tax Update (February 2018)

2/5/2018
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Brownstein Policy Directors Lori Harju, Brian Wild, Drew Littman and Brian McGuire join Strategic Advisor Mark Begich to discuss the outcomes from the historic tax bill passed at the end of last year. Their discussion covers the corporate response to the bill, the possibility of technical corrections getting passed and how the tax bill could impact the 2018 midterm elections.

Duration:00:24:29

Government Relations Series: Policy Update (February 2018)

2/2/2018
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Brownstein Policy Directors Elizabeth Gore and Elizabeth Maier bring their broad knowledge of congressional issues from both sides of the aisle together for a discussion, moderated by Strategic Advisor Mark Begich, that includes the Feb. 8 continuing resolution and the potential impact of the debt ceiling, as well as immigration, infrastructure and their thoughts on any fallout from the three-day government shutdown.

Duration:00:27:47

Government Relations Series: Political Update (January 2018)

2/1/2018
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Listen in as former Senate chiefs of staff come together to give an update on the current political landscape. Policy Directors Brian McGuire and Drew Littman join Strategic Advisor Mark Begich for a bipartisan discussion on the possibility of a shift in the House and Senate, increased democratic turnout and Trump’s impact on red states with 2018 midterm elections.

Duration:00:25:00

Perspectives on NCAA v. Christie

12/15/2017
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Brownstein Shareholders Ellen Whittemore and Will Moschella join American Gaming Association client Chris Cylke to discuss the Supreme Court’s oral arguments on Christie v. NCAA and what happens next with respect to the constitutionality of the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992, which prohibits sports betting outside of Nevada and a handful of more regulated states.

Duration:00:23:03

Brownstein Government Relations Podcast Series: CFPB Update

12/14/2017
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Brownstein Policy Advisors John Sonsalla and Travis Norton join Strategic Advisor Mark Begich to provide analysis of Richard Cordray’s exit as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the CFPB’s staying power with new leadership from OMB Director Mick Mulvaney and an overview of what’s on the horizon for the CFPB.

Duration:00:32:13

Brownstein Government Relations Podcast Series: Policy Update (December 2017)

12/11/2017
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Brownstein Policy Directors Drew Littman and Brian McGuire join Strategic Advisor Mark Begich for a political update that includes the impact of sexual harassment claims in Congress, what happens if Roy Moore wins the Alabama Senate seat and Tom Cotton potentially being tapped to head the CIA.

Duration:00:25:53

Brownstein Government Relations Podcast Series: Policy Update (December 2017)

12/7/2017
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Brownstein Policy Directors Elizabeth Gore and Elizabeth Maier bring their broad knowledge of congressional issues from both sides of the aisle together for a discussion, moderated by Strategic Advisor Mark Begich, that includes the two-week continuing resolution and whether it will be a bipartisan package, how the success with tax reform could influence the continuing resolution and the Alexander-Murray health care deal, as well as the overlay of recent sexual harassment charges plaguing...

Duration:00:18:23

Brownstein Government Relations Podcast: Tax Reform Update (December 2017)

12/6/2017
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Brownstein Policy Directors Lori Harju, Drew Littman and Brian McGuire join Strategic Advisor Mark Begich to discuss the biggest points of contention with the tax reform bill now that it is successfully off the Senate floor and going to conference, what Democrats will do now that it has passed and the individual mandate’s potential impact on the perception of tax reform leading up to the 2018 elections.

Duration:00:24:45

Licensing Intellectual Property

12/4/2017
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Effectively licensing your intellectual property can be a complex process. Brownstein IP attorneys Ian O'Neill and Dan Ackerman talk through where to begin with the commercialization of your IP, including inbound and outbound licensing, and choosing the correct type of license.

Duration:00:25:18