Russ Racine, an attorney in the Charlotte office of Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP, will serve as a featured speaker at the Raleigh and Charlotte editions of TAP Talks. TAP Talks is an event sponsored by the North Carolina Retail Merchants Association.

The seminars offer information for retail businesses from marketing, legal and insurance perspectives. Russ will discuss “Intellectual Property Issues for Retail Businesses.”

The events will be held Oct. 5 at the NCRMA office in Raleigh and Oct. 20 at the Central Piedmont Community College Central Campus in Charlotte.

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