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Business Law Institute 2020

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TypeTitleStartEndCLEPrice
Both Days - Lancaster
Lancaster County Bar Association
28 East Orange Street, Lancaster PA, 17602
STARTTue., Nov. 17, 2020
8:50 AM
ENDWed., Nov. 18, 2020
4:30 PM
CLE 10 sub/2 eth PRICE Regular: $575.00
New Attorney: $275.00
Day One - Lancaster
Lancaster County Bar Association
28 East Orange Street, Lancaster PA, 17602
STARTTue., Nov. 17, 2020
8:50 AM
ENDTue., Nov. 17, 2020
4:30 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $350.00
New Attorney: $175.00
Day Two - Lancaster
Lancaster County Bar Association
28 East Orange Street, Lancaster PA, 17602
STARTWed., Nov. 18, 2020
9:00 AM
ENDWed., Nov. 18, 2020
4:30 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $350.00
New Attorney: $175.00
Webcast - Both Days

STARTTue., Nov. 17, 2020
8:50 AM
ENDWed., Nov. 18, 2020
4:30 PM
CLE 10 sub/2 eth PRICE Regular: $575.00
New Attorney: $275.00
Webcast - Day One

STARTTue., Nov. 17, 2020
8:50 AM
ENDTue., Nov. 17, 2020
4:30 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $350.00
New Attorney: $175.00
Webcast - Day Two

STARTWed., Nov. 18, 2020
9:00 AM
ENDWed., Nov. 18, 2020
4:20 PM
CLE 5 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $350.00
New Attorney: $175.00

About

Join PBI for our 2020 Business Law Institute, bringing transaction attorneys and in-house counsel throughout Pennsylvania under one roof to learn, share and challenge emerging developments, trends and practices in the corporate industry. 

A MEETING OF THE MINDS...A GATHERING OF FRIENDS 
Designed by some of the sharpest legal minds in Pennsylvania, the Business Law Institute is exactly what you need today to advise your business clients tomorrow. 

Educational Opportunities Abound!

  • Earn a year's worth of CLE credit in two short days
  • Attend classes geared towards your diverse practice
  • No travel required – take your education on the go and learn virtually!

Receive Updates on Areas that Impact Your Practice. Check our our schedule:

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

8:50 AM -  8:55 AM
Welcome from the Pa Bar Association & the Business Law Section

8:55 AM - 9:05 AM
Presentation of W. Edward Sell Business Lawyer Award

9:05 AM - 10:05 AM
W. Edward Sell Keynote Session:
Lawyers Beware: The Pandemic Ushers in New Ethical Duties

10:05 AM - 10:15 AM
Break

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
The California Consumer Privacy Act: One Year Later

11:15 AM - 11:25 AM
Break

11:25 AM - 12:25 PM
Bankruptcy Update

12:25 PM - 1:05 PM
Lunch Break

1:05 PM - 2:05 PM
Social Media, IP, and the Pandemic: What Has Changed? 

2:05 PM - 2:15 PM
Break

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Employment & Labor Law Update with the 2021 Forecast

3:15 PM - 3:25 PM
Break

3:25 PM - 4:30 PM
The Impact of Anti-Corruption Statutes on Global Business Transactions

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
How COVID Will Impact Government Investigations

10:00 AM - 10:10 AM
Break

10:10 AM - 11:10 AM
Corporate Litigation Update

11:10 AM - 11:20 AM
Break

11:20 AM - 12:20 PM
Virtual Annual Meetings

12:20 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch Break

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
ADR in the Time of COVID 

2:00 PM - 2:10 PM
Break

2:10 PM - 3:10 PM
Tale of the Tape – Comparing and Contrasting the Business Transition Options (ESOPs, Management Buy-Outs, and Third-Party Sales) for Closely-Held Business Owners  

3:10 PM - 3:20 PM
Break

3:20 PM -  4:20 PM
Inclusive Leadership 2021 and Beyond   

Co-sponsored with the PA Bar Association Business Law Section and In-House Counsel Committee

All attendees will receive the course materials as a digital book. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $80. 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.

ProPass - Online does not apply to Institute programs delivered via webcast.

 

 

Practice Areas

Faculty

NameFirm/Company
Rodney R. Akers Esq. Office of General Counsel
Sharifa A. N. Anderson Esq. FHLBank Pittsburgh
Eric L. Brossman Esq. Bybel Rutledge LLP
Peter S. Clark II, Esq. Reed Smith LLP (Phila)
Virginia G. Essandoh JD Ballard Spahr LLP (Phila)
Nicole D. Galli Esq. ND Galli Law LLC
Andrew D. Goldstein Esq. Cooley LLP
Timothy A. Hoy Esq. Mette, Evans & Woodside
Odia Kagan Esq. Fox Rothschild LLP (Phila)
Roger J. LaLonde Esq. Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC (Phila)
Kathryn Goldstein Legge Esq. Legge Law LLC
Hon. Timothy K. Lewis (Ret) Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP (Pgh)
Sean-Tamba Matthew Esq. Stevens & Lee (Bala Cynwyd)
Laura Hughes McNally Esq. Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP (Phila)
Mary J. Mullany Esq. Ballard Spahr LLP (Phila)
Richard E. Peirce Esq. Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC (Phila)
Hon. Lisa M. Rau (Ret.) Resonate Mediation & Arbitration
John L. Reed Esq. DLA Piper LLP US (DE)
Abraham C. Reich Esq. Fox Rothschild LLP (Phila)
Paul T. Rushton Esq. Rosenn Jenkins & Greenwald LLP
Marc J. Sonnenfeld Esq. Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP (Phila)
Dennis Unkovic Esq. Meyer Unkovic & Scott LLP
Catherine E. Walters Esq. Bybel Rutledge LLP
Thomas G. Wilkinson Jr., Esq. Cozen O'Connor (Phila)
Maribeth Wilt-Seibert Esq. Pennsylvania Department of Education
Deborah A. Winokur Esq. Cozen O'Connor (Phila)
John B. Wright II, Esq. Ballard Spahr LLP (Phila)
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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