During the October 2013 Term, the Supreme Court ruled on cases presenting some of the most contested legal issues making for an exciting "year in review." At this program, a prominent panel of former Supreme Court law clerks, constitutional scholars, litigators, and a federal district court judge will examine, review, and debate the leading Supreme Court decisions of the Term and their impact on the future. The speakers represent diverse points of view and perspectives and will provide insightful discussions of the Court's decisions.
Representing a client who is buying or selling a small to midsize business is a complicated process, involving a myriad of legal issues and business considerations. Our informative and practical program will guide you through the various aspects of purchasing or selling an ongoing business. You will learn strategies for working with buyers, sellers, opposing counsel, brokers and lenders; techniques for negotiating and drafting key contract clauses; and procedures for getting the deal closed for your client.
In this seminar, a panel including attorneys experienced in the area of construction law, will provide a practical introduction to construction contracts. The panel will discuss different types of construction agreements. Speakers will also provide an in-depth analysis of the major topics within Owner/Architect agreements, Owner/Contractor agreements and Contractor/Subcontractor agreements. Through its presentation, the panel will highlight each party’s preferred position and a proposed resolution, using case studies and real-world examples.
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This program will address ethical and legal issues that corporate and outside counsel face in advising corporations, directors and officers, handling shareholder and derivative suits, and responding to government investigations. The program will present a scenario involving the discovery of possible accounting irregularities at a public company in which panelists will role play various parts, including that of corporate counsel, outside counsel, auditor’s counsel, and SEC counsel.
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