Legal Briefing for Corporate Counsel Serving Academic Healthcare Systems


Date: October 11, 2022

Time: 8:30am – 12:00pm 

Location: Winston-Salem, NC

Description: This program will address topics of interest to in-house counsel serving growing academic healthcare systems. We will discuss attorney-client privilege challenges for in-house counsel, implications of being subject to various public records acts, the current state of the law regarding restrictive covenants in the era of telehealth, contracting issues in collaborations between academic learning systems and the biopharma industry, and the role of the corporate legal department in post-merger integration. 


8:30am-9:20am – Navigating the Attorney-Client Privilege, Work-Product Doctrine, and Public Records Requests

Presenters: Mike Mitchell, Mitch Armbruster and Hope Garber

9:20am-9:30am - Break

9:30am-10:20am – Restrictive Covenants and the Telehealth Boom

Presenters: Robert Shaw, Isaac Linnartz and Shameka Rolla

10:20am-10:30am - Break

10:30am- 11:20am - Contracting Issues in Biopharmaceutical Product Development in Collaboration with Academic Learning Health Systems

Presenters: Jason Brege and Mary Pat Sullivan

11:20am-11:30am - Break

11:30am-12:00pm - The Role of the Legal Department in Integration

Presenter: Gerald Roach

Seating is limited for this in-person event. To register for this event, contact Sherry McLamb at

CLE credit application is pending with the North Carolina State Bar Office.

Jump to Page

This website uses cookies to enhance your browsing experience and improve functionality. To learn more, you may view our Privacy Policy. By continuing to browse Smith Anderson's website, you are accepting our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy.