Ann Christopher, vice president and general counsel for Kenco Management Services, will be a featured speaker at Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC) Annual Conference starting April 28 in Dallas, Tex. She will discuss the legal challenges in the logistics industry, and offer insights on minimizing liability.
Ms. Christopher’s presentation will cover protecting business interests through effective negotiation strategies; understanding contract law; collection strategies and challenges; and risk-minimization strategies. The session will wrap up with a legislative/regulatory update addressing recent NLRB initiatives, food security regulation and other timely issues. In another session, she will facilitate a peer-to-peer discussion on legal concerns pertinent in today’s warehouse industry.
Ms. Christopher is considered one of the country’s leading authorities on warehouse law, and has served as a speaker for the American Bar Association, Transportation Lawyers Association, International Warehouse Logistics Association (IWLA), Southeastern Warehouse Association, and Texas Warehouse Association.
The conference will run from April 28–May 1.