Join the Business Law Section and Department of Learning for the newest presentation of Advanced Business Law Institute on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at the Sheraton Columbia Town Center in Columbia, MD.
Hear from experienced practitioners on topics of Securities Law, Evaluating Franchise Agreements, Drafting and Reviewing Business Contracts, Letters of Intent and more! Stay for the cocktail reception sponsored by SC&H Group.
3.5 hours of credit with the surrounding MCLE states will be offered. If you cannot join us in Columbia, the program will be available on-demand within 5-10 business days after the program.
***PLEASE NOTE THAT TIMED AGENDA IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE AND WILL BE FINALIZED SHORTLY.***
Current issues under Maryland state and federal law. Lawyers and clients unknowingly stumble into the world of Security regulation. They will present a primer on identifying traps for the unwary with Maryland State Securities Regulations and Federal Security Laws. Examples of traps for the unwary include:
A thorough review of Maryland state business and commercial cases, as well as relevant and interesting decisions from other jurisdictions.
A general program on opinion writing including governance and issues which must be considered by business lawyers who do not regularly write opinions, including:
An overview of key aspects of negotiating and drafting opinion letters and how they impact the ultimate transaction.
A panel discussion concerning the major issues involved in buying or selling a franchise business operation.
The Buyer and the Seller see Net Working Capital Adjustments differently and what is included and not included can substantially affect the proceeds expected and or received. The same is true about Earnouts. The presenters will look at the nuances in earnout provisions and how they might impact the negotiation of the transaction, as well as certain closing and post-closing issues (including potential litigation issues).
Helpful insights for business lawyers to consider regarding valuation issues both in the context of transactions as well as any subsequent litigation. Will include:
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