This course will teach attorneys about the fundamentals of how to obtain government grants and other economic incentives, with a focus upon:
Learning Objectives: Attorneys will learn some of the practical fundamentals on government grants and economic incentives, including:
I. Grants and incentive program resources and common though often overlooked opportunities to gain access to cash grants, tax grants, energy related benefits, and other awards;
II. Legal mechanisms to help business clients gain access to such programs;
III. Typical grants and incentives requirements, including statutory obligations and agency and administrative rules, and typical contractual considerations;
IV. Commonplace issues that often pose landmines to grant applicants and grant recipients, and practical tips on how to avoid or overcome such landmines (eg, clawbacks, penalties for non-compliance);
V. Practical case studies on how grants and incentives provide valuable rewards and how to measure ROI and cost/benefit analysis in scenarios with real life application;
VI. Contractual, insurance, potential liability, and other considerations;
VII. Relief from obligations that cannot be met though once committed;
VIII. Compliance with ongoing grants and economic incentives rules and requirements once benefits are awarded.
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