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The Business Lawyer as First Responder (2021 Business Law Section Program)


Often business lawyers are called upon to help their clients navigate uncharted territory, particularly as they have worked to survive and thrive during COVID-19.

This program covers a variety of timely topics impacting business clients as they look to restructure their businesses due to the impact of COVID-19 on the business climate, as well as updates on other important issues of general interest to business law practitioners.

INCLUDED SESSIONS

  • Case Law Update
  • Avoiding Your Client Becoming an Accidental Franchisor
  • Secretary of State's Office Update
  • "SOFR, So Good?" Current Issues in Credit Agreements
  • Delaware Law Traps for M&A Practitioners
  • Beginning a Conversation with Your Lender: Restructuring and Forbearance
  • Bankruptcy Primer for Business Lawyers

DETAILS
Live Webcast
Thursday, February 11, 2021
8:25 AM–4:50 PM

AGENDA
Click here to view the full program agenda.

SPEAKERS

  • North Carolina Secretary of State Elaine F. Marshall, Raleigh
  • Lauren E. Biek, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, Charlotte
  • Neil T. Bloomfield, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, Charlotte
  • Brooks F. Bossong, Nexsen Pruet, Greensboro
  • Andrew J. Haile, Elon University School of Law, Greensboro
  • Edward H. "Ed" Ivey, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, Charlotte
  • Ashley G. Nielsen, Manning Fulton & Skinner PA, Raleigh
  • Tatjana Paterno, Bass Berry & Sims PLC, Nashville, TN
  • Jessica C. Pearlman, KL Gates, Seattle, WA
  • Rebecca F. Redwine, Hendren Redwine & Malone PLLC, Raleigh
  • Lisa R. Stark, KL Gates, Wilmington, DE
  • Ritchie W. Taylor, Manning Fulton & Skinner PA, Raleigh
  • James C. "Jim" White, J.C. White Law Group PLLC, Chapel Hill

PLANNED BY
NCBA Business Law Section

  • Donna Ray Berkelhamer, Legal Direction, Durham (Planning Committee)
  • Brooks F. Bossong, Nexsen Pruet, Greensboro (Planning Committee)
  • Ritchie W. Taylor, Manning Fulton & Skinner PA, Raleigh (Planner)
  • Jennifer L. Weaver, Manning Fulton Skinner PA, Raleigh (Planning Committee)
  • Kimberly E. Zirkle, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, Charlotte (Planning Committee)

APPROVED CREDIT
North Carolina: 7.00 MCLE Hours

PROGRAM PRICING
See pricing below. Discounts may be available for NCBA members who are students, law professors, judges or legal services/public interest attorneys. Call CLE at 919.677.0561 for details.