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Anita Modak-Truran to speak at FDCC

We congratulate Anita Modak-Truran for her upcoming speech at FDCC on Legal Ethics and Professionalism. Anita will speak on Monday, February 29th at the 2016 Winter FDCC Meeting in San Diego, Calif. Her speech is titled, “What I learned at the Movies About Ethics and Professionalism.”

The Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel is an international organization founded in 1936. The Federation has approximately 1400 members from the United States, Puerto Rico, Australia, Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. Our members include experienced attorneys in private practice who specialize in the defense of civil litigation, corporate counsel, risk managers, and insurance claims executives. Membership is by invitation only following an extensive peer review selection process.

Anita heads the Entertainment and Media Industry Group in the Nashville office. She works on a wide variety of business and litigation matters in the entertainment and media industry, including representing motion picture and television companies, television stations, newspapers, record labels, music companies and talent.

Anita is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell, and her work has been recognized by Mid-South Super Lawyers®. Anita obtained her J.D. from Loyola University of Chicago and is admitted to the State Bars of Illinois, Mississippi and Tennessee, the U.S. District Courts for the Northern District of Illinois, both Districts of Mississippi, the Middle District of Tennessee, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Seventh Circuits, the U.S. Supreme Court and the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians Tribal Courts.

Anita’s practice areas include, intellectual property, intellectual property and technology, intellectual property litigation, drug and device litigation and commercial litigation. She practices in the entertainment and media and pharmaceutical, medical device and healthcare industries.

For more information or to register, view FDCC website here.