Learn the latest on Mastering Corporations, Partnerships, & LLC's 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 Corporations, Partnerships, & LLC's CLE Benefits:
90-Minute On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast
Listen as many times as you wish and ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE
Includes Online Access to Complete Course/Reference Material & Complimentary Podcast.
Register for CLE & MCLE credit - specific credit hours are listed at the bottom of this page.
Against the backdrop of a weak economy, mastering the principles related to the formation and operation of corporations, partnerships, and LLC’s has gained significant importance. 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, as well as attorneys enforcing judgments and collecting on debts. This program will also be of interest to those practicing corporate law as well as taxation. The seminar faculty will cover making sense of tax and legal choices in choosing business entities, avoiding common tax pitfalls, considering tax efficiency in corporate structures, as well as effectively forming corporations and partners. Special emphasis is also paid to understanding securities law concerns, legal issues related to management, and effectively using corporate membership interests as collateral. 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 this convenient, on-demand seminar. Agenda: Choice of Entity & Tax Issues for LLC's, Joint Ventures, Partnerships, & Corporations:
1. Making Sense of Tax and Legal Choices in Choosing the Proper Form of Business Entities
2. Contemplating the Life Cycle of the Business
3. Avoiding Common Taxation Pitfalls
4. Considering Tax Efficiency in Corporate Structures
5. Dealing with Tax Exempt Members Effectively Forming Corporations & Partnerships:
1. Effectively Forming Business Entities
2. Allocations of Income, Gains, Losses, and Liabilities
3. Legal Issues Related to Management
4. Avoiding the Sins of Boilerplate Provisions
5. Contemplating Alternative Dispute Resolution in Partnerships and LLCs Using LLC Membership and Partnership Interests as Collateral:
1. Whether an Interest is a “Security” under Article 8 or a “General Intangible” under Article 9
2. Understanding How Lenders Take Security Interests in LLC & Partnership Units
3. Creation, Attachment, Perfection and Priority of a Security Interest
4. Perfection by Filing
5. Value of a Control Agreement Recorded Question & Answer Session with the Experts Biography of Seminar Faculty:
1. Leon Andrew Immerman
is a Partner at Alston & Bird, where he concentrates on federal income tax matters, including domestic and international tax planning and transactional work for joint ventures, partnerships, limited liability companies and corporations. Mr. Immerman has helped structure many sophisticated partnership and limited liability company transactions. He has represented the target or the acquirer in numerous corporate mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Immerman is a frequent author and speaker on domestic and international income tax topics. His articles have appeared in numerous publications. Mr. Immerman is listed in THE BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA, CHAMBERS USA: AMERICA’S LEADING LAWYERS FOR BUSINESS and SUPER LAWYERS magazine. He is a graduate of Yale Law School and holds a Ph.D. from Princeton University.
2. Donna Ray Berkelhammer
practices at Sands Anderson, where she focuses on contract and commercial law, business formation, mergers and acquisitions, licensing, among other areas of corporate legal interest. Ms. Berkelhammer routinely counsels business leaders through transactions during the entire life of the company, including formation; growth; sale, merger, or winding-up; and business succession planning. She regularly works with entrepreneurs to bring a business concept to the marketplace, as well as guiding established companies through critical negotiations. Ms. Berkelhammer also has considerable expertise in negotiating, financing and closing complex real estate transactions, including representing buyers, sellers, lenders and developers of retail shopping centers and residential condominium properties. She is a graduate of The George Washington University in Washington.
3. Edward Gartenberg
is a Founding Partner of Gartenberg Gelfand Wasson & Selden LLP, where he focuses his practices on business litigation, securities, and arbitration. He formerly served as a Staff Attorney and Special Counsel for the Division of Enforcement of the United States Securities & Exchange Commission, and as a Special Assistant United States Attorney for the United States Attorney's Office. Mr. Gartnerberg serves as an arbitrator for the National Association of Securities Dealers. He is the Cahir of the Partnerships and LLC Committee of the Business Law Section of his state bar. He has spoken & written widely on partnerships, limited liability companies, and securities law. Mr. Gartnerberg earned his J.D. at Columbia Law School. Who should attend this seminar?
Attorneys, 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 on-demand seminar for CLE & MCLE credit with the following pending & 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**
State Bar of California for 1.5 MCLE credits
Colorado Supreme Court Board of Continuing Legal & Judicial Education for 1.8 CLE Credits
Connecticut (CLE credits are not required, but are encouraged)**
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 VCLE credit
Indiana Commission for Continuing Legal Education 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
Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education 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
South Dakota (CLE credits are not required)**
Texas State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits
Virginia State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits
Washington State Board of Continuing Legal Education 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. For additional questions, please call 888-626-3462. REGISTER FOR CLE CREDIT AND LISTEN & LEARN AT YOUR CONVENIENCE WITH THIS CONVENIENT 24/7 ON-DEMAND SEMINAR & PODCAST.
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