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1/30/14, 8:32 AM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
All Business Law Section members may access archived audio and presentation slides (if available) for non-CLE webinars that have already occurred. The archive allows members who missed a live broadcast the opportunity to enjoy the presentation, while also providing members who attended the ability to revisit the recording and material at their leisure.
1/29/14, 9:00 AM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
On Wednesday, February 19, the LLCs, Partnerships and Unincorporated Entities Committee will present a free, non-CLE webinar titled, “Avoid Having to Say, ‘Oops, I Did it Again’ - Top Ten Tax Traps for the Unwary in LLC Agreements.” The webinar takes place at 12:30 p.m. Eastern and is open to Business Law Section Members.
1/28/14, 9:44 AM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
The Fourth Quarter, 2013 issue of the Nonprofit Organizations Committee newsletter was distributed by email to all Nonprofit Organizations Committee members on Tuesday, January 14. This quarterly newsletter includes relevant developments in the nonprofit legal world.
1/27/14, 1:43 PM CT | Author: Section Staff
1. Attend any CLE sessions in the Basic or Intermediate Tracks, based on your interests or needs. Topics include career advancement, regulation, crowdfunding, and opinions (view the full agenda, with descriptions).
2. Mix and mingle with other attendees over breakfast before the substantive programming begins, and enjoy the Institute Luncheon program titled, “How Not to E-Fail: Practical Solutions to Navigating Electronic Communications.” Both are included in your $225 registration fee.
3. Enjoy insight from high-profile speakers. Previous Institute speakers have included Harry Hutchinson, Vice-President and Head of Development for Bad Boy Entertainment, and David Lat, Founder of “Above the Law.”
1/27/14, 8:33 AM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
The Legal Writing Institute honored the Business Law Section author of “A Manual of Style for Contract Drafting,” Kenneth A. Adams, with the Golden Pen Award. The award recognizes individuals or organizations who have significantly contributed to the improvement of legal writing. The award will be presented to Adams at the 2014 Biennial Conference of Legal Writing Institute in July.
1/24/14, 8:51 AM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
Volume 69, Number 1 of The Business Lawyer is now available to all Section members to read online. A hard copy of the journal will be mailed to all Business Law Section lawyer and associate members, in addition to any subscribers. Student Section members may access PDF copies of the journal online.
1/23/14, 10:46 AM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
The January 2014 issue of the Cyberspace Law Committee Newsletter was distributed by email on Wednesday, January 15 to all Cyberspace Law Committee members. This monthly newsletter includes updates about cyberlaw programming, projects, news, and other relevant information.
1/22/14, 9:27 AM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
The Winter 2013 issue of “In Our Opinion,” the Legal Opinions Committee’s newsletter, was distributed by email on Tuesday, January 14, to all Legal Opinions Committee members. This quarterly newsletter includes updates from the interactive discussion list, reports, and recent developments in the field.
1/16/14, 8:58 AM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
The advance registration deadline for the M&A Committee Meeting has been extended from January 17 to January 22. If you have a hotel room in the group block at either the host hotel (The Montage) or the overflow hotel (the Surf and Sand), but have not registered by January 22, your room reservation will be cancelled to accommodate registered guests.
1/15/14, 2:49 PM CT | Author: Charlie McCallum
The Professional Responsibility Committee intends to create a network of State and Local Bar Ethics Committee Liaisons, charged to bring to the attention of the Committee significant ethics opinions, disciplinary rulings, judicial opinions, statutory developments, and changes in rules of professional conduct in their respective jurisdictions.
1/15/14, 9:43 AM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
On Monday, January 27, the Private Equity and Venture Capital Committee will present a free, non-CLE webinar titled, “Great Hill Equity Partners and the Attorney-Client Privilege in M&A: You mean we sold that too?” The webinar takes place at 1:00 p.m. Eastern and is open to Business Law Section members.
1/14/14, 1:38 PM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
On Wednesday, January 22, the Business Law Section is sponsoring a program in the new ABA Academy Essentials series titled, "Nonprofit Issues for the Non-Nonprofit Attorney: Essential Federal Filing Obligations." This 90 minute CLE program begins at 1:00 p.m. Eastern.
1/9/14, 3:11 PM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
Applications for the Business Law Section 2014 Mendes Hershman Student Writing Contest are due tomorrow. Students may submit papers authored in the previous or current academic year. Winners will be selected based on the topic, writing style, research, analysis, originality, and contribution to the current literature.
1/8/14, 4:08 PM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
Business Law Section members may now purchase the 2013 Supplement to the Fourth Edition of the Model Business Corporation Act Annotated for $199.95. The Supplement is available to non-Section members for $249.95. The supplement contains amendments to the MBCA through August 2013, in addition to case summaries, and law review citations.
1/7/14, 9:31 AM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
Register now for the next In The Know free CLE program, titled “What Every Business Lawyer Should Know About the Final Volcker Rule.” In The Know is the newest Business Law Section member benefit. Each month, members may earn free business law CLE by dialing in to these hot-topic webinars developed by industry experts.
1/3/14, 10:11 AM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams
The December 2013 issue of the Cyberspace Law Committee Newsletter was distributed by email on Friday, December 20 to all Cyberspace Law Committee members. This monthly newsletter includes updates about cyberlaw programming, projects, news, and other relevant newsletters.