Business Law Basics

Business Law Basics

Business Law Basics is a free CLE webinar series featuring monthly programs focused on the fundamentals of key practice areas.

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Audio, video, and materials from Business Law Basics programs are available to Business Law Section members shortly after each webinar. CLE credit is only available for programs that are live or in the on-demand library.

Upcoming Program

Business Bankruptcy Basics: Part II: Creditor Strategies During the Middle and End of the Bankruptcy Case

August 22, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Eastern

This webinar covers issues and strategies for attorneys representing parties who become creditors or otherwise become involved in a business bankruptcy case.  This webinar covers topics that arise during the middle and end of the bankruptcy case including addressing assumption and rejection of executory contracts and unexpired leases, asserting an administrative expense claim, understanding the plan confirmation process and making confirmation objections, and defending against preference claims.


  • Charles M. Rubio, Diamond McCarthy LLP, New York, NY
  • Sheryl Giugliano, Diamond McCarthy LLP, New York, NY
  • Kathleen Aiello, Fox Rothschild LLP, New York, NY

Presented by: Business Bankruptcy Committee

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Audio and materials from all Business Law Basics programs will be archived shortly after each webinar.

Accreditation Information

States typically decide whether a program qualifies for MCLE credit in their jurisdiction 4-8 weeks after the program application is submitted.  For many live events, credit approval is not received prior to the program. 

The ABA will seek 1.5 hours of CLE credit in 60-minute states and 1.8 hours of CLE credit in 50-minute states. Credit hours are estimated and are subject to each state’s approval and credit rounding rules. Please visit for general information on CLE at the ABA.

Scholarship Information

A limited number of scholarships are available to defray the registration fee upon application. Preference will be given to practitioners with limited means and unemployed attorneys. Please contact Quiana Nesbit for more information at