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Mastering LLC Formations, Choice of Entity, & Business Litigation CLE -- 24/7 On-demand Recording & Complimentary Podcast

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Learn the latest on Mastering LLC Formations, Choice of Entity, & Business Litigation with this convenient, 24/7 On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast. Register to obtain CLE & MCLE credit, online access to complete course & reference materials, and attend this on-demand seminar. YOU MAY LISTEN FROM ALMOST ANY TYPE OF COMPUTER OR IPOD. ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE.

Mastering LLC Formations, Choice of Entity, & Business Litigation Live CLE

90-Minute On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast
Includes Online Access to complete Course/Reference Material & Complimentary Podcast.

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Register for CLE & MCLE credit - specific credit hours are listed at the bottom of this page.


There has been renewed interest in the need for attorneys proficient in the formation and operation of corporations, partnerships, and LLCs. Understanding these legal issues is a vitally essential skill for attorneys and professionals ranging from in-house counsel to those protecting assets from plaintiffs and creditors, trying commercial cases, as well as attorneys enforcing judgments and collecting on debts. This program will also be of interest to those practicing compliance, securities as well as taxation. The seminar faculty includes three leading practitioner in the field, who will cover making sense of tax and legal choices in choosing business entities, avoiding common tax pitfalls, corporate litigation, considering efficiency in corporate structures, as well as best practices in forming corporations and partnerships. Registration includes course and reference materials that serve as a reference source for many of your planning needs and will outline and diagram the planning techniques and structures discussed during the convenient, 24/7 on-demand recording & podcast.


Effectively Forming Corporations & Partnerships:

a. Cutting-edge Practices for Forming Business Entities

b. Critical Requirements, Constituent Documents & By-laws

c. What You Need to Know About Records

d. Avoiding the Sins of Key Provisions

e. Winning Tools to Include in Documents

Successful Litigation Considerations for Corporate Formations:

a. Common LLC Member Disputes and How to Prevent Them

b. Piercing the LLC Shield and How to Prevent Piercing

c. Member Disputes – the Process of Litigating with a co-Member and the LLC

d. The Difference between Direct and Derivative Claims

Choice of Entity & Tax Issues for LLCs, Joint Ventures, Partnerships, & Corporations:

a. Tax Implications of Entity Selection

b. Tax issues during the Life Cycle of the Business – Formation, Operation and Termination

c. Avoiding Common Taxation Pitfalls

d. Considering Tax Efficiency in Corporate Structures

e. Understanding the New Partnership Audit Rules

Recorded Question & Answer Session

Biography of Seminar Faculty:

1. Carl Fiore is the Managing Director of Andersen Tax where he has significant experience with tax and financial matters affecting entrepreneurs, executives and other high net worth individuals. He has worked with numerous families and closely held businesses to develop and implement wealth maximization plans through the use of family entities, income tax planning, stock option planning, charitable giving strategies, and effective gift and estate tax planning. Mr. Fiore’s primary practice areas are gift and estate planning as well as fiduciary income tax. He also has experience in federal and state income tax consulting and compliance for individuals, partnerships, fiduciaries, estates, corporations and private foundations. He is a lead member of the firm’s estate planning group, which has extensive experience in serving the estate, gift, and fiduciary tax consulting and compliance needs of corporate and private trustees as well as individuals. Mr. Fiore is a highly sought-after lecturer and author on tax planning matters. He holds an LLM in estate planning.

2. Norman S. Newmark practices at AEGIS Professional Services-Law Group, where he focuses on tax, estate planning and corporate matters. Mr. Newmark has an extensive transactional practice involving sophisticated trusts, business entity formation, mergers and acquisitions, buy-sell agreements, and other recognized planning for individuals, health care practices, businesses and non-profit entities. Mr. Newmark has represented individuals and businesses in tax controversies before the Internal Revenue Service, state tax departments, and various tax tribunals including the US Tax Court. Mr. Newmark drafted key provisions of his state’s Uniform Powers of Appointment Act that were recently enacted into law. He has published articles in state and national legal periodicals on various tax related topics ranging from mergers and acquisitions to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. He holds a JD and LLM in Taxation from the Washington University School of Law.

3. Brandon M. Schwartz is a trial attorney with Schwartz Law Firm. He is certified by his state bar as a civil trial specialist. Mr. Schwartz focuses his practice primarily on business law and business litigation involving such matters as shareholder disputes, derivative actions, contract creation and litigation, company formation, and discrimination. He is a frequent speaker and author on business and commercial litigation in publications and seminars nationally. Mr. Schwartz has been listed in Super Lawyers multiple times, is a life-member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, received a Lifetime Achievement Award from America’s Top 100 Attorneys, and is a Lifetime Member of Best Attorneys of America.

Who should attend this seminar?
Attorneys, judges, paralegals, and legal professionals.

You will receive access to recording, podcast, course & reference material, and information related to CLE/MCLE credit as soon as you register with a credit card or when your check is processed.

CLE ACCREDITATION: Rossdale CLE is a national leader in attorney education and has trained thousands of attorneys, paralegals, and other legal professionals. Attend this convenient, on-demand seminar & podcast for CLE & MCLE credit with the following pending, available, & approved jurisdictions:

Alabama State Bar MCLE Commission for 1.5 MCLE credits

Alaska Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits *

Arizona State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits**

California State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits

Colorado Supreme Court Board of Continuing Legal & Judicial Education for 1.8 CLE Credits

Connecticut for 1.5 CLE Credits

District of Columbia (CLE credits are not required)***

Florida Bar for 2.0 CLE credits

Georgia Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Hawaii State Board of CLE for 1.5 CLE credits

Idaho State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Indiana Commission for Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE Credits

Illinois - Supreme Court of Illinois for 1.5 MCLE Credits

Kansas Continuing Legal Education Commission for 1.5 CLE Credits

Kentucky Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits

Louisiana Supreme Court Commission on MCLE for 1.5 MCLE credits

Maryland (CLE credits are not required)***

Massachusetts (CLE credits are not required)**

Michigan (CLE credits are not required)***

Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

Missouri Bar for 1.8 MCLE Credits

Montana Commission of CLE for 1.5 CLE Credits

Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

New Hampshire for 1.5 CLE credits ****

New Jersey Board on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits (per Rule 201:4)

New Mexico Minimum Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits

New York State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

North Carolina State Bar Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

Ohio - Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on CLE for 1.5 CLE Credits

Oklahoma Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits

Oregon State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE Credits

South Dakota (CLE credits are not required)***

Tennessee Commission on CLE for 1.5 CLE Credits

Texas State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits

Vermont Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits

Virginia State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits

Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for 1.5 CLE credits

Wyoming State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Additional States - call customer service at (888) 626-3462

* Members of the Alaska Bar Association may report 1.5 CLE credits for participating in this course as it has been approved by other mandatory CLE jurisdictions for 1.5 CLE credits.

** The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.5 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 0 hour(s) of professional responsibility.

*** States that do not require CLE are indicated above. Rossdale does not apply for CLE in these states as CLE credit is not required.

**** The New Hampshire does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Continuing Legal Education requirement. Pursuant to NH Supreme Court Rule 53, this activity may be counted for up to 1.5 CLE hours.

For additional questions, please call 888-626-3462.


You will receive an on-demand download of the seminar, accompanying materials, and information to report the CLE credits as soon as you register with a credit card or when we process your check.

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