Wed, Sep 13, 2019 2:00 PM EDT
easier to keep you out of trouble
than to get you out of trouble,
emphasizes M&C’s legal expert and noted industry attorney Jonathan T. Howe.
From his decades of experience, Howe will share the most common — and most
costly — legal pitfalls for meeting professionals, along with sage advice for steering
clear of such mistakes.
Sarah J. F. Braley, managing editor, Northstar Meetings Group
Jonathan T. Howe
President and Senior and Founding Partner of Howe and Hutton, Ltd.
Jonathan T. Howe, Esq., is president and senior and founding partner of Howe & Hutton Ltd., headquartered in Chicago. The longtime legal expert and columnist for Meetings & Conventions, he has written hundreds of articles and papers on hospitality and meetings, and has spoken to organizations all over the world. He is also general counsel to Meeting Professionals International, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Association Committee of 100, the Sports & Fitness Industry Association and the International Live Events Association, as well as the special advisor to the American Bar Association Standing Committee on Meetings and Travel. Howe was named the inaugural recipient of the Hospitality Industry Attorneys of the Year by the Academy of Hospitality Industry Attorneys. As an adjunct professor, he has taught courses in association management and hospitality industry law at Roosevelt and DePaul Universities.