Speaking Engagement

Dining Out: Legal Issues for Restaurants and Their Customers

Pennsylvania Bar Institute

Pennsylvania Bar Institute CLE Conference Center
Wanamaker Building
100 Penn Square East
Philadelphia, PA

and via live webinar

Blank Rome Partner Sophia Lee will present at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s (“PBI”) live CLE webinar, “Dining Out: Legal Issues for Restaurants and Their Customers,” taking place Tuesday, April 2, 2019, from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m., in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The webinar will also be simulcast to Erie, Mechanicsburg, and Media, Pennsylvania, and available as a live webcast.

Sophia’s co-presenters will be David L. Kwass (Saltz Mongeluzzi Barrett & Bendesky PC), Kathryn Goldstein Legge (Legge Law LLC), Alva C Mathe (DLA Piper LLP), and Dr. Palak Raval-Nelson.

Topics include:

  • when and why food servicers can be liable to the public and their employees and be held accountable to government agencies
  • challenges and legal requirements of starting up a food service business
  • insurance coverage issues for the restaurant and customer
  • the role of the PLCB
  • how social media is changing the restaurant business
  • BYOB restaurant issues
  • restaurants’ obligation to honor coupons, discounts, etc.
  • what food service businesses must disclose to the consumer
  • health standards and enforcement for restaurants

To learn more or to register to attend, please visit the event webpage or download the brochure.