Event:
Commercial Law 2017 - A Comprehensive Update on Recent Developments- LIVE WEBCAST
 
Additional Information:
By popular demand, Steven Weise from Proskauer Rose LLP in Los Angeles, joined again this year by Ed Smith from Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP in Boston and New York, bring the Commercial Law Update back to Providence for an eighth consecutive year. This 2017 update will give you a chance to learn from the best about what is happening across the country and in Rhode Island in commercial law practice.

Messrs. Smith and Weise, nationally recognized experts on commercial law, will share their expertise and research on the most important developments in this area. Rhode Island attorneys, Thomas Hemmendinger and Patrick Guida, will provide the local perspective as they highlight how these changes and our own Rhode Island commercial law and other business law related developments over the last year may impact your practice. In addition, the panel will provide an overview of the new legislation which would impact commercial law being drafted and/or promulgated by the Uniform Law Commission. That includes proposed uniform laws affecting receiverships, fraudulent and other voidable transactions, a new national registry for residential mortgage promissory notes and virtual currency, e.g. Bitcoin, regulation.This presentation includes up to the minute summaries of the most relevant commercial law cases decided over the past twelve months, including noteworthy decisions rendered as recently as a week or two before the program. You will receive a comprehensive review of recent critical developments in: - Personal Property Secured Transactions - Real Property Secured Transactions - Guaranties - Voidable Transactions - National Registry for Residential Mortgage Promissory Notes - Proposed Regulations for Trading in Virtual Currencies such as Bitcoin - Financial Institutions and Lender Liability - UCC Sales and Personal Property Leasing - Commercial Paper and Funds Transfers - Letters of Credit and Investment Securities - Contracts - Bankruptcy Code - Usury Issues - Appointment and Powers of Receivers - Uniform Commercial Real Estate Receivership Act. A seminar that will engage you and entertain you all while updating your knowledge, last year’s attendees called the program fantastic. Don’t be left out. Register today.

You must register online to attend the live webcast. You may register for the webcast by clicking here.
 
Event Date: 11/13/2017
 
Event Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
 
Location:
Live Webcast

Event Brochures:
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Event Cost:
  Member Fee $175.00
  New Lawyer Division $165.00
  Non-Member $250.00

Credit Hours:
  Ethics 0.5 hrs
  General 4 hrs