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Friedman Law Firm, P.C. to sponsor LIMRA’s Advanced Sales Forum

By Douglas I. Friedman of Friedman Law Firm, P.C.

Douglas I. Friedman and Heather C. Downey will attend the LIMRA Advanced Sales Forum, to be held at The Drake Hotel in Chicago, Illinois August 11-13, 2008. This conference provides access to peers and advice from experts unique to this segment of the life insurance industry. Friedman Law Firm, P.C. is proud to sponsor this meeting.

Friedman Law Firm, P.C. to sponsor ACLI’s Compliance & Legal Sections Annual Meeting

By Douglas I. Friedman of Friedman Law Firm, P.C.

Douglas I. Friedman and Heather C. Downey will attend the American Council of Life Insurers’ Compliance and Legal Sections Annual Meeting, to be held in Toronto, Ontario July 9-11, 2008. At this meeting, industry experts will address relevant topics of interest to compliance and legal executives. Friedman Law Firm, P.C. is a proud sponsor of this meeting.

Doug Friedman and Heather Downey present to Alabama Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors

By Douglas I. Friedman of Friedman Law Firm, P.C.

Douglas I. Friedman and Heather C. Downey will present “Estate and Business Planning 101: What You Must Know” at the Alabama Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors’ 2nd Annual Alabama Sales Symposium. The conference will take place in Birmingham, Alabama on March 20, 2008.

Doug Friedman to present at the Alabama Self Insured Association Winter Workshop

By Douglas I. Friedman of Friedman Law Firm, P.C.

Douglas I. Friedman will present to the Alabama Self Insured Association at its Winter Workshop, to be held January 24-25, 2008, at the Cahaba Grand Conference Center in Birmingham. Mr. Friedman’s presentation, entitled “Utilizing Government Benefits to Save Private Benefit Dollars,” will address ways in which the self insured can access federal benefits.

Doug Friedman to present to Alabama Power’s Disability Management Department

By Douglas I. Friedman of Friedman Law Firm, P.C.

Douglas I. Friedman will make a presentation about Social Security benefits to the Alabama Power Company’s Disability Management Department in Birmingham, Alabama on October 25, 2007. The presentation will describe benefits, what they are, and how they work.

Doug Friedman to speak at Protective Life Annual Compliance Seminar

By Douglas I. Friedman of Friedman Law Firm, P.C.

Douglas I. Friedman will speak at Protective Life’s Annual Compliance Seminar in Birmingham, Alabama on October 26, 2007. Mr. Friedman’s session will address appropriate considerations for in-house counsel as insurers evaluate sales concepts for compliance purposes. Specifically, Mr. Friedman will discuss whether insurers should endorse concepts for their fields or simply offer their products. In addition, Mr. Friedman will speak about the ways in which differences in the sizes and approaches of insurers should affect their outcomes.

Doug Friedman to speak at 2007 IMSA Compliance Best Practices Workshop

By Douglas I. Friedman of Friedman Law Firm, P.C.

Douglas I. Friedman, Friedman Law Firm, P.C.’s founding partner, will present at the 2007 Insurance Marketplace Standards Association (IMSA) Compliance Best Practices Workshop, which will be held in Chicago on September 19 and 20. Now in its seventh year, the workshop will cover topics including suitability disclosure requirements, replacement monitoring, creating a culture of compliance, independent producer training and monitoring, and the implications of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.

Mr. Friedman’s session will address appropriate considerations for in-house counsel as insurers evaluate sales concepts for compliance purposes. Specifically, Mr. Friedman will discuss whether insurers should endorse concepts for their fields or simply offer their products. In addition, Mr. Friedman will speak about the ways in which differences in the sizes and approaches of insurers should affect their outcomes.