Selected Presentations and Publications:

Workplace Management and Legal Compliance:

  • Anatomy of a Lawsuit, Manoussou Mediation & Alternative Dispute Resolution (2014)
  • Data Security and Privacy, Masters Series Houston (2011)
  • Legal Issues Related to Web-Based Technologies: An Update, Baylor College of Medicine Conference on the Use of Emerging Technologies to Support Health Messages (2011)
  • Board Governance Issues for Nonprofit Organizations: Form 990 Challenges, 2011 Texas Ministry Conference (2011)
  • Legal Compliance Update – 2011, Worldwide Employee Benefits Network – Houston Chapter, Featured Luncheon Speaker (2011)
  • Do Not Cast Me Aside in Old Age: Supporting Employees Who Care for Aging Parents, Labor and Employment Relations Association 60th Annual Meeting (2008)

Employee Benefits / Executive Compensation:

  • Wellness Programs, SouthWest Benefits Association 22nd Annual Employee Benefits Conference (2011)
  • ERISA’s Safe Harbor Exemption for 403(b) Plans: A Primer, Texas Tax Lawyer (2011)
  • Collectively Bargained Plans, in Section 409A Handbook (Regina Olshan and Erica Schohn, eds.) (2010) (with F. Finston)
  • Data Privacy and Security: Lessons from HIPAA, United Way Nonprofit Leadership Series (2010)
  • HIPAA Privacy and Security Compliance after HITECH, Houston Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Program (2010)
  • Section 403(b): The Path to Compliance, 2009 United Way Nonprofit Law Institute (2009)
  • How 409A Affects You, State Bar of Texas Advanced Tax Continuing Legal Education Program (2009)
  • Practical Shepherding: Keeping Watch Over Your 403(b) Plan, Co-Op: A Publication of Church Supplies & Services 3 (2008)
  • Section 403(b): What’s On Your End-of-the-Year To Do List?, ERISA Industry Group – Houston (2008)
  • Can Systems Analysis Help Us to Understand C.O.B.R.A.?, 39 John Marshall L. Rev. 753 (2006)

Coaching and Professional Development:

  • Banishing Boggarts from the Practice of Law, The Law Street Journal Blog (2010) [Read the Article]
  • Grading Lawyers: A New Associate’s Guide to Performance Appraisals, Juris 16 (2007)
  • Directors and Officers of Nonprofit Organizations, Exempt Organizations: A Legal Guide, National Business Institute (2007)
  • Adventures in PowerPoint, The Law Teacher 1 (1999); reprinted in Teaching the Law School Curriculum (Steven Friedland and Gerald Hess, eds., 2004, 2010)