Advanced Business Law Institute

Description

Join the MSBA Business Law Section for its annual signature event, the Advanced Business Law Institute on Thursday, April 28, 2022 at the Merriweather Lakehouse Hotel (formerly the Sheraton Hotel in Columbia) and via webcast beginning at 12 noon! 

Hear experienced transactional lawyers share their expertise on cutting edge topics including Risk Allocation in Mergers & Acquisitions; The Federal Corporate Transparency Act; The Lasting Effects of Covid On Contracts: Force Majeure, Indemnity, And Other Provisions; Cyber Crime and Regulation of Personal Identifiable Information; The Emergence of Cryptocurrency and more!

The Section is proud to announce that the keynote speaker will be Melanie Senter Lubin, Maryland Securities Commissioner, Maryland Office of the Attorney General, Securities Division, and President, North American Securities Administrators Association!

Stay for the networking reception sponsored by Vallit Advisors, LLC!

Can’t attend in person? No problem! You can register for the live webcast.

4.0 hours of credit with the surrounding MCLE states will be offered.

 

Safety is our Priority!

Please review the WAIVER before completing your registration for this event.

The MSBA is committed to having this event in-person, safely, following the most up-to-date CDC GuidelinesMaryland State Regulations, and venue specific regulations for all in-person events.

 

 

 

 

 

Provider
MSBA
Course Level
TBD
Professional Area of Focus
Business Law
CLE Field of Study
Continuing Education Legal Credit
4.0
Location
 
Merriweather Lakehouse Hotel (formerly Sheraton Columbia Town Center)
10207 Wincopin Cir
Columbia, MD 21044 US
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Event Information
When
Apr 28, 2022
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
Location
Merriweather Lakehouse Hotel (formerly Sheraton Columbia Town Center)
10207 Wincopin Cir
Columbia, MD 21044 US
Total CLE Credits
4.0
Format
In-Person + Webcast Live

AGENDA

DAY 1 of 1 April 28, 2022
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Registration
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Joint Session - Keynote Speaker

Melanie Senter Lubin, Maryland Securities Commissioner, Maryland Office of the Attorney General, Securities Division, and President, North American Securities Administrators Association

1:10 pm - 2:00 pm
Business Law Case Update - Ballroom AB - Session 1

Timothy Faith, Faith At Law, LLC

1:10 pm - 2:00 pm
Employment Law Update for Business Lawyers - Ballroom CD - Session 1

● Legal issues associated with employees working from home

● Safety issues for employees working in the office

● Medical leave policies for employees who say they must quarantine because of exposure to Covid

● Religious exemptions from vaccine policies

Natasha Nazareth, Nazareth Bonifacino Law LLC

Nicole Windsor, Bowie & Jensen, LLC

 

2:10 pm - 3:00 pm
Risk Allocation in Mergers & Acquisitions – Ballroom AB - Session II

How to address and negotiate terms of escrows, holdbacks, earnouts, survival periods.

Greg Hogan, SCH Group 

Matthew Gorra, DLA Piper 

Jeremy Garner, Bowie & Jensen

2:10 pm - 3:00 pm
The Emergence of Cryptocurrency: What every lawyer should know about digital assets - Ballroom CD - Session II

Moderator – Ken Abel, Baker Donelson

James Gatto, Sheppard Mullin

Merav Ozair, PhD, Finance and Economics Department, Rutgers Business School

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Break
3:15 pm - 4:05 pm
Update on Cyber Crime and Regulation of Personal identifiable information- Ballroom AB - Session III

Moderator – Razvan E. Miutescu, Whiteford Taylor Preston, LLP

Matthew Esworthy, Bowie & Jensen

Michael Dickson, U.S. Secret Service (Baltimore)

Greg McAleer, Global Guardian

 

3:15 pm - 4:05 pm
What does the Federal Corporate Transparency Act have to do with your clients? - Ballroom CD - Session III

Moderator-  Jack Orrick, Offit Kurman

Kevin Shepherd, Venable LLP

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm
The Lasting Effect of Covid On Contracts: Force Majeure, Indemnity, And Other Provisions - Ballroom AB - Session IV

Swata Gandhi, Miles & Stockbridge

Jessica L. Swadow, Shapiro Sher

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm
How to Respond to Weaponizing the Internet/Cancel Culture - Ballroom CD - Session IV

Moderator – Bill McComas, Bowie & Jensen

Robert Weinhold, Fallston Group

Will Davis, Consultant on Reputation Mgmt and SEO

Mike Oliver, Oliver and Grimsley

 

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Networking Reception

Stay for the networking reception after the program concludes! Sponsored by Vallit Advisors, LLC

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Advanced Business Law Institute