In The Know

In The Know

In The Know is an exclusive Business Law Section member benefit. Earn free business law CLE by attending these hot-topic webinars developed by practice-area experts.

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Audio, video, and materials from In The Know 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

The Politics of Antitrust: Candidates & Newsmakers Bringing Antitrust into the Spotlight

January 23, 2020
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Eastern

The panel will discuss the implications of the heightened attention to antitrust in the political arena, i.e., politicians’ proposals for big tech firms, including Google, Facebook & Amazon; whether increased media scrutiny is impacting agency practice; and the politicization of antitrust in Europe.


  • Marin Boney (moderator), Kirkland & Ellis, Washington, DC
  • Benjamin Sirota, Kobre & Kim, New York, NY
  • Jeff White, Weil, Gotshal & Manges, Washington, DC
  • Helge Heinrich, Noerr LLP, Munich, Germany

Presented by: Antitrust Law Committee

Upcoming Program

Making Use of Tender Offers

February 13, 2020
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Eastern

Panelists will review legal and practical issues in using tender offers to acquire public companies, focusing on advantages/disadvantages relative to the use of mergers and on special securities rules and other ways in which tender offers differ from mergers.  The panel will make reference to the ABA’s newly published Model Tender Offer Agreement.


  • Michael O’Bryan (moderator), Morrison Foerster, San Francisco, CA
  • Eric Klinger Wilensky (moderator), Morris Nichols, Wilmington, DE

Presented by: Mergers and Acquisitions Committee

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Audio, video, and materials from In The Know programs are available to Business Law Section members 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