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

Navigating the Information Universe

November 18, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Eastern

An exploration into the way organizations are dealing with the ever-expanding information universe. Four different perspectives on the age of winning and losing in the age of information. For lawyers, privacy professionals, compliance professionals, and their business colleagues.


  • Gene Stavrou (moderator), Ingredion Incorporated, Westchester, IL
  • Jennifer Maisel, Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, P.C., Washington, D.C.
  • James Beckmann, Boys Town, Omaha, NE
  • Randolph A. Kahn, Kahn Consulting Inc., Chicago, IL

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Upcoming Program

Risk Management in Enforcement Actions: Managing Risk or Micromanaging It

December 11, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Eastern

A discussion of trends in risk management obligations in consent orders. Are they becoming more prevalent? Are they too granular and rigid? And how do they relate to enterprise-wide risk management efforts, state law and exchange requirements, and industry best practices?


  • Matthew Bisanz (moderator), Mayer Brown, Washington, D.C.
  • Daniel P. Stipano (moderator), Buckley LLP, Washington, D.C.
  • Philip Berkowitz, Littler Mendelson PC, New York, NY
  • Irena Gecas-McCarthy, Deloitte & Touche LLP, New York, NY
  • Liz Ratliff, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Washington, D.C.
  • Megan S. Webster, Mayer Brown LLP, Chicago, IL

Presented by: Banking Law Committee

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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

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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