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"Business Purpose" And Dividing the Family Corporation: Think Before You Let it Rip (June 26, 2019)

Program Number: 2960 Presenter: Louis Vlahos, Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** The “family” is sometimes described as the smallest social organization. | Its members often comprise the entire ownership and workforce of another social organization – the business organization. As in society generally, business organizations, regardless of their size, are owned and operated by individuals whose interests in and visions for the business, though usually aligned, may diverge to the point of jeopardizing the continued health and viability of the organization, not to mention of the family. In extreme circumstances, one feuding member of the family will try to buy out the other. | Alternatively, they may decide to divide the business between them, with each taking a share. Although such a division may sound

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Get Smart on the Law of Smart Contracts

Program Number: 2959 Presenter: James Gatto, Esq.

Smart contracts are an important tool that will help drive the commercialization of blockchain technology. Smart contracts are code that run on a blockchain to automate transactions and other activities. In some cases, they are intended to be a standalone “contract.” In others, they will be used to implement business terms of a separate written contract. One of the characteristics of smart contracts is that they can be programmed to automatically provide a remedy in the event of a default, without the need for lawyers, judges or juries. The enforceability of and legal issues with smart contracts are just starting to receive the attention they deserve. This webinar will explore these and other legal issues with the formation, execution, and breach of smart contracts.

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Becoming a Lawyer: Discovering and Defining Your Professional Persona

Program Number: 2958 Presenter: Raymond Dowd, Esq., Toni Jaeger-Fine, Esq.

Today’s legal marketplace demands professionals with a range of qualities in which many attorneys are deficient–not because they lack ability or talent but because of a lack of awareness of the importance of attitudes and behaviors that mark a successful professional. This lecture 1.describes the foundations for developing a strong professional persona; 2. provides specific ways for an attorney to discover and define a professional persona; and 3. gives a range of tools relating to self-management and working with others that will enhance professionalism, self-awareness, productivity, success and career satisfaction.

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Prenuptial Agreements 101: How to Create Enforceable Terms in Premarital Agreements (June 3, 2019)

Program Number: 2957 Presenter: Bari Weinberger, Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** A prenuptial agreement is a legal document that enables a couple contemplating marriage to pre-decide how property and assets will be divided or treated in the event of divorce. The myth still persists that "prenups" are only for the mega wealthy, but this just isn't so! In the webinar geared for family law practitioners and attorneys in other practice areas. family law expert Bari Z. Weinberger explores the practical implications of prenuptial agreements for protecting and making decisions on a wide of issues, including ownership of small family businesses, assets earmarked for children from other marriages/relationships, retirement accounts, estate plans, alimony and even intellectual property, such as protecting one spouse's

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Child Custody 101: Determining Custody and Parenting Time for Modern Families

Program Number: 2956 Presenter: Bari Weinberger, Esq.

For divorcing spouses with kids, custody decisions about their children are a top priority -- and a top source of conflict. Geared towards family law practitioners and other attorneys with clients going through divorce, family law expert Bari Z. Weinberger explores the many facets of child custody, including deciding where the children will live and how much time they spend with each parent; how certain legal decisions (i.e., medical, education and religious) will be made; parental rights; how to enforce and/or modify custody agreements, mediating child custody, and more. Ms. Weinberger will then examine common points of conflict in custody negations and identify strategies for avoiding custody battles. Participants will come away with a highly nuanced understanding of how to help divorcing parents put their children's best interests first.

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Divorce 101: The Divorce Legal Process Explained

Program Number: 2955 Presenter: Bari Weinberger, Esq.

Between 40-50 percent of married couples in U.S. will ultimately divorce. For the new family law practitioner, and for attorneys in other practice areas with clients going through divorce, family law expert Bari Z. Weinberger will take a deep dive into the divorce process to explore such key topics as: the importance of the divorce filing date; how choosing a no-fault ground for divorce such as "irreconcilable differences" can expedite the divorce process; the benefits of alternative settlement methods and how to guide clients towards understanding low conflict/out of court settlement methods; the basics of child custody and child support; the changing face of alimony; asset division, including retirement assets and high net worth complex asset division; and more. Participants will come away empowered with practical knowledge and tools to help create a safeguarded future for their clients

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Common Pitfalls of Fiduciary Duties of Officers and Directors and How to Avoid Them: Essential Guidance for In-House and Corporate Counsel (June 4, 2019)

Program Number: 2954 Presenter: Megan Lopp Mathias, Esq. - Lopp Mathias Law

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** Megan Lopp Mathias will present information on the fiduciary duties of officers and directors, as well as members and managers of a limited liability company. The presentation will include common pitfalls made by officers and directors and tips on how to avoid them. In-house and corporate counsel will gain insight on how to navigate the sometimes complex arena of fiduciary responsibilities

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Restraining Former Employees from Improper Use of Confidential Information and Enforcing Non-Competition Provisions

Program Number: 2953 Presenter: Megan Lopp Mathias, Esq. - Lopp Mathias Law

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** Megan Lopp Mathias will present information geared toward in-house counsel to assist in the protection of confidential and trade secret information, as well as tips on how to restrain former employees from using confidential information. The presentation will include information about the elements of what constitutes confidential and trade secret information and cases that describe the elements of enforcement of post-employment restrictive covenants such as non-competition provisions and non-solicitation provisions.

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Effective Trial Lawyers are Masters at Cross-Examination

Program Number: 2952 Presenter: Francisco (Frank) Ramos, Jr., Esq.

This presentation will teach you how to improve your cross-examination skills to secure the admissions to win your case at deposition and at trial.

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GDPR-A Guide for Corporate Counsel (What They Need to Know to Advise Their Clients) (June 27, 2019)

Program Number: 2951 Presenter: David A. Zetoony, Esq.

**** CD's are pre-order only and not available until after the program date - Online Programs are not available until after the program date. If the online purchase button is not showing, then the on-demand program is not yet available. **** This program will cover the following: • Provisions of the GDPR • Applying GDPR to S business sectors • Strategies for becoming GDPR compliant • What Factors You Need To Know to lover Your Risks

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