Webinar: Annual FTC Funeral Rule Review

Virtual Event  
Wednesday, June 12, 2024 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM   iCalendar Central Standard Time

NFDA Webinar (2 CE Hour)

Free for Members

All times are U.S. Central Time

Stay Informed on the FTC Funeral Rule

Learn the top Funeral Home compliance issues and the steps your funeral home can take to avoid FTC Funeral Rule violations. Hear the latest information on the FTC review of the Funeral Rule which kicked off at the beginning of 2020 as well as a discussion of how the review process is playing out.

Key Takeaways:

  1. Learn best practices for maintaining compliance, protecting your funeral home from potential legal issues, and upholding industry standards.
  2. Gain practical guidance on implementing internal processes and practices that foster a culture of compliance within your organization.
  3. Identify and understand the most critical compliance issues facing funeral homes.



Chris Farmer, NFDA General Council, has been serving funeral professionals for over 20 years. Chris was in-house counsel for SCI from 2003-2008 before he started private practice representing funeral homes, cemeteries, crematories of all sizes across North America. Chris was General Counsel for the Texas Funeral Directors Association and General Counsel and on the Board of Directors for the Cremation Association of North American for over 7 years each. Chris founded The Farmer Firm in 2015 and served as outside general counsel to many successful businesses. As NFDA’s General Counsel, Chris provides counsel on litigation, regulatory matters, business matters, buying and selling, employment law, and any other legal matters our profession faces.

Melissa Dickey is the FTC Funeral Rule Coordinator and participates annually in the NFDA Funeral Rule presentation with NFDA’s in-house counsel.


Approved for 2 CE hour by APFSP and by most state and province licensing boards.

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