Europe’s REACH regulations are significantly ahead of US regulations on "toxic" substances, and will be important in toxic tort litigation over the next decades. The ongoing REACH processes include various 2012 deadlines. A Keller & Heckman webinar offers a way to learn a fair amount in a convenient way. One of the firm’s email ads is pasted below.   

 

You’re invited to a webinar focusing on

REACH and the Biocidal Products Directive
for U.S. Companies

January 23, 2012

9:00 a.m. -11:30 a.m. EST

 

Click here to register. 

 

2012 is the year that U.S. Companies will need to re-engage in order to meet the fast moving regulatory challenges in the European Union (EU).  The attorneys and scientists of Keller and Heckman LLP’s Washington, D.C. andBrussels offices are pleased to offer a series of webinars this year designed to help U.S. companies that do business in the EU.

 

Register today for the first webinar in this series which will focus on REACH and the Biocidal Products Directive for U.S. Companies.

 

Webinar agenda:

  • Getting Ready for the mid-2013 Registration Deadline — negotiating the best price for a 2013 Letter of Access and taking advantage of data dispute options
  • Expanded safety data sheets — helping EU customers deal with new regulatory obligations
  • The new Biocidal Products Regulation and its impact on treated articles and food contact materials
  • Plus an extended question and answer session

 

Webinar Details

 

Webinar title:

Selected Topics on REACH and the Biocidal Products Directive for U.S. Companies

 

Date/Time:

Monday, January 23, 2012 from 9:00 am – 11:30 am (EST)

 

Registration fee: $125 per web connection. Through a single web connection you can provide important, timely information to a group of employees or colleagues in an office, conference room, or auditorium.

 

Location: Your office! This is the advantage of a webinar, absolutely no travel.

 

What you need to participate: All you need is a computer with an internet connection and a phone line.

 

Once you register for the webinar the materials will arrive in your email account 1-2 days prior to the webinar. Please note the “from” line of the email will be “Seminar Materials.”

 

For additional information or if you are receiving this email from a third-party and would like to be added to our mailing list please contact Alison Maier at maier@khlaw.com.

 

Keller and Heckman LLP will help you to navigate REACH and the Biocidal Products Directive as they relate to U.S. companies doing business in the EU.