Breaking News | CARES/COVID-19 CLE Webinar Series

The Business Law Section's CARES/COVID-19 CLE Webinar Series provides an in-depth, analytical perspective of how the new law and pandemic affects different areas of practice, including banking, bankruptcy, commercial finance, employee benefits, tax, and more.

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Exploration/Evolution of CARES Act

This dynamic multi-part series is designed to help practitioners understand the Act, starting with an overview and followed by comprehensive exploration of different areas. Programs in the series will evolve as implementation changes, issues arise and additional details are finalized.  

Upcoming Programs

The State and Local Tax Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic


The webinar provides an overview of the state and local government response the federal tax provisions contained in the CARES Act. The webinar will cover state conformity to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act; its impact on businesses, as well as the state impact of telecommuting.


  • Raul Escatel (moderator), Ascendant Law Group, LLP, San Francisco, CA
  • Ciro Immordino, California Franchise Tax Board, Sacramento, CA
  • William Weissman, Littler Mendelson, PC, Walnut Creek, CA

Presented by: Taxation Committee

This webinar has been postponed. The rescheduled date is TBA.

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Accreditation Information

The ABA will seek credit for this program in the states indicated on this page.  The ABA will seek 1.5 hours of general 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. Visit for general information on CLE at the ABA.


Audio, video, and materials from Business Law CARES programs will available to Business Law Section members shortly after each webinar.

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