LLCs and Partnerships: Act 170 and Title 15 – A 2019 Update

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Mechanicsburg
PBI Conference Center
5080 Ritter Road, Rossmoyne Exit, Rt. 15, Mechanicsburg PA, 17055
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Philadelphia
The CLE Conference Center
Wanamaker Building, 10th Floor, Suite 1010, Philadelphia PA, 19107
STARTWed., Apr. 03, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDWed., Apr. 03, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Pittsburgh
PBI Professional Development Center
Heinz 57 Center, 339 Sixth Avenue, 7th Fl., Pittsburgh PA, 15222
STARTWed., Apr. 10, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDWed., Apr. 10, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Allentown
Bar Association of Lehigh County
1114 Walnut Street, Allentown PA, 18102
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Altoona
Appalachia Intermediate Unit 8 - Altoona Executive Office
4500 6th Ave., Altoona PA, 16602
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Beaver
Beaver County Bar Association
788 Turnpike Street, Beaver PA, 15009
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Bellefonte
Centre County Bar Association
Eugene Lederer Bar Center, 192 Match Factory Place, Bellefonte PA, 16823
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Butler
Butler County Bar Association
240 S. Main Street, Butler PA, 16001
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Chambersburg
Franklin County Bar Association
100 Lincoln Way East Ste E, Chambersburg PA, 17201-2291
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Doylestown
Bucks County Bar Association
135 E. State Street, Doylestown PA, 18901
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Erie
Erie County Bar Association
429 West 6th Street, Erie PA, 16507
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Greensburg
Westmoreland Intermediate Unit 7
102 Equity Drive, Greensburg PA, 15601
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Honesdale
Wayne County Bar Association
Pro Bono Office, 922 Church St., 2nd Flr., Honesdale PA, 18431
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Indiana
ARIN Intermediate Unit 28
2895 West Pike, Indiana PA, 15701-9769
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Johnstown
University of Pittsburgh - Johnstown - Living/Learning Cntr
450 Schoolhouse Rd., Johnstown PA, 15904
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Lebanon
Lebanon County Bar Association
547 South Tenth St., Lower Level, Lebanon PA, 17042
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Mansfield
Mansfield University
20 Straughn Drive, Mansfield PA, 16933
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Meadville
Economic Progress Alliance Conf. Ctr. - William J. Douglass Jr. Corp. Conf. Center.
764 Bessemer Street, Ste. 101, Meadville PA, 16335
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Media
Delaware County Bar Association
335 W Front St, Media PA, 19063
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Montrose
The Community Foundation of the Endless Mountains
270 Lake Avenue, Montrose PA, 18801
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
New Castle
Lawrence County Bar Association
430 Court Street, 3rd Floor, New Castle PA, 16101
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Plymouth Meeting
LaSalle University Montgomery County Center
220 West Germantown Pike, Ste. 100, Back of the Victory Bldg., Plymouth Meeting PA, 19462
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Reading
Berks County Bar Association
544 Court Street, Reading PA, 19601
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Scranton
Lackawanna County Bar Association
233 Penn Ave., Scranton PA, 18503
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Uniontown
Penn State University Fayette Campus - Eberly Corporate Training Center
Route 119 North, Uniontown PA, 15401
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Warren
Warren Library Association
205 Market St., Warren PA, 16365
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Washington
Washington County Bar Association
119 South College Street, Washington PA, 15301
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
West Chester
Chester County Bar Association
15 W Gay Street, 2nd Floor, West Chester PA, 19380
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Wilkes-Barre
Kings College
Lane's Lane (off N. Main St.), Sheehy-Farmer Campus Ctr., Wilkes-Barre PA, 18711
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
York
York County Bar Center
137 E. Market Street, York PA, 17401
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
Webcast
Online
STARTTue., Mar. 26, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Mar. 26, 2019
12:15 PM
CLE 2 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00

About

Impacts of the most sweeping changes to these business structures in 20 years

Members of the Title 15 Task Force that drafted the 2017 legislation governing LLCs, LPs, and GPs and created the model LLC forms that are being used by lawyers throughout the state reunite to analyze and comment on the impact that Act 170 and proposed further changes to Title 15 have and will have on the selection, formation and governance of these unincorporated entities. They offer practice pointers, drafting and negotiation advice, and personal strategies for working through difficult governance and conflicts issues.

The session will include:

The background of Act 170
Developments in the last two years
Anticipated changes to Act 170 and other portions of Title 15
Formation and organizational documents
Tax issues
Navigating conflicts issues and other ethical considerations in advising the founders and owners of these entities [1 HOUR OF ETHICS CREDIT PROVIDED]

Agenda:

9:00 AM – 9:15 AM
Overview of Changes to Title 15:

  • Adoption and structure of the Entity Transaction Law in 2014 (eff. 7/1/2015)
    • uniform provisions for entities
    • a uniform vocabulary for entities
    • enabling conversions
  • Enactment and structure of Act 170 in 2016 (eff. 2/21/2017)
    • New Chapters of Title 15
    • Consistent organization of subject matter
    • Enactment as uniform laws (UPA, ULPA, and ULLCA)

9:15 AM – 10:15 AM
Document Drafting Issues

  • Certificates of formation:
    • Predominance over agreements under Act 170
    • Continuing validity of pre-Act 170 certificates
  • Certificates of Authority
  • Modifications of Act 170 default provisions in partnership and operating agreements
    • Duties of partners, members and managers
    • Voting authority of LLC members
    • Transferability of interests

10:15 AM – 10:25 AM
Break

10:25 AM – 10:45 AM
Tax Considerations in Entity Selection:

  • Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017
  • Pennsylvania Act 43 (withholding from payments to nonresident members of unincorporated entities)

10:45 AM – 11:15 AM
Case Law Developments

11:15 AM – 11:30 AM
Anticipated Corrections to Act 170 and other Title 15 Changes

11:30 AM – 12:30 AM
Ethics

  • Advising the founders
  • Post-formation advice to the entity and its owners


All attendees will receive the course book as a digital download. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $40. Additional copies are available at full price. If you wish to purchase the printed version of the course book, please call PBI Customer Service at 800-932-4637. Printed versions of the course book will not be distributed at the course; please allow up to two weeks after the program for the printed versions of the course book to be shipped.

Faculty

NameFirm/Company
Timothy A. Hoy Esq. Mette, Evans & Woodside
Lisa R. Jacobs Esq. DLA Piper LLP US (Phila)
W. Henry Snyder Esq. K & L Gates (Pitts)
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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