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SEC's Regulation Crowdfunding: Path to Financing or a Tangled Web of Red Tape?

One-Hour Briefing  One-Hour Briefing

The SEC recently adopted Regulation Crowdfunding (RC) nearly three years after the 2012 deadline.  Crowdfunding rules applicable to a nationwide investor base have caused great excitement in the investment community, particularly around start-up companies and small businesses looking to raise capital from non-accredited investors without the burdens and complexities of a public registration statement.    Please join Brian S. Korn ...

Virtual Currencies, Bitcoin and the Blockchain: The Intersection of Technology and Law

One-Hour Briefing  One-Hour Briefing

The news and business reports have been full of developments in virtual currencies, particularly Bitcoin, over the past few years.  While some have been suitably salacious (e.g., Silk Road), others have pointed out the growing pains of a new marketplace.  Recently, there have been many reports about innovative applications of the blockchain technology to achieve business purposes far beyond the movement of a digital “currency.”  This ...

New Developments in Securitization 2015

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Co-Sponsored by New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal EducationWhy You Should Attend As the securitization world continues to emerge from the financial crisis, it faces a continuing flow of new regulation.  Some asset-backed securities (ABS) markets, such as auto securitizations, collateralized loan obligations (CLOs), and commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) are experiencing robust activity, with issuance volumes steadily rising.  ...

Banking Law Institute 2015

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Co-Sponsored by Massachusetts CLE Attendees in Boston will be seeing the live broadcast from New York City at the conveniently located offices of Massachusetts CLE, 10 Winter Place, Boston, Massachusetts. Remote Location participants will receive all course materials.Why You Should Attend The banking industry continues its work to comply with the raft of regulations in recent years.  New compliance standards are demanding greater disclosure, ...

Financings in Close Proximity to Acquisitions

One-Hour Briefing  One-Hour Briefing

Often, public companies would like to raise capital in connection with a proposed acquisition. Depending upon the significance of the acquisition, its probability, and the timing of various announcements, the company and its advisers may face a number of challenges in devising a capital-raising plan.   Please join Anna T. Pinedo and James R. Tanenbaum of Morrison & Foerster LLP as they discuss the following:  Materiality ...

Real Estate M&A and REIT Transactions 2016

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Over the past year, the REIT and commercial real estate industries have continued to experience strong M&A activity, with some sectors poised for large-scale consolidation even as new property types enter the REIT universe through spin-offs, conversions and IPOs. At the same time, high profile transactions involving non-traded REITs and the increasing presence of activist investors – and a number of high-profile governance ...

CMBS and the Real Estate Lawyer 2016 - Lender and Borrower Issues in the Capital Market

Seminar  SeminarWebcast  WebcastGroupcast  Groupcast

Why You Should Attend With nearly $94 million of CMBS issuance in 2014 and the possibility of issuance reaching $120 million in 2015, securitized commercial mortgages now represent a considerable part of the real estate debt markets.  With an exponential increase in new conduit entrants into the market, capital markets lenders are competing aggressively with traditional main street portfolio lenders for large as well as conduit loans.  ...

ABCs of ETFs

One-Hour Briefing  One-Hour Briefing

Exchange traded funds have grown in popularity and complexity. This program will tell you what you need to know -- how they are structured, how they operate, and legal and regulatory trends that affect them.   Please join Jay G. Baris of Morrison & Foerster LLP as he addresses the following topics:  The distinctions between mutual funds and ETFs How ETFs are created and how they trade The regulatory infrastructure ...

Ethics for Financial Industry Lawyers 2016

Webcast  Webcast

Why You Should Attend The program will review the professional responsibility issues confronting lawyers who advise clients in connection with securities and derivatives transactions, including the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act. What You Will Learn Lawyers as gatekeepers to protect the public Who the client is - organizations, not officers When to report wrongdoing: internally (up the corporate ladder and to the Board) and ...

Asset Based Financing Strategies 2016

Webcast  Webcast

Why You Should Attend Asset based financing is a key source of credit for small and medium-size companies and for some larger, publicly traded companies as well. In contrast to equity financing where ownership in the company is diluted, asset-based financing allows companies to borrow funds against their own assets as collateral to generate cash for working capital and capital acquisitions. In structuring these loans, lenders rely on their collateral ...

Commercial Real Estate Financing 2016

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Why You Should Attend This year's seminar will explore new and advanced topics in commercial real estate financing.  Our faculty of experienced attorneys, in conjunction with non-attorney real estate professionals, will discuss (i) capital stack structuring vehicles such as joint ventures, mezzanine financing and (in New York only) crowd-funding, (ii) how interest rate hedging works for borrowers and lenders, (iii) issues relating to leasehold ...

21st Annual Consumer Financial Services Institute

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Why You Should Attend The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently celebrated its fourth anniversary and the consumer financial services industry is struggling to keep pace with the CFPB’s extraordinary number of regulatory and enforcement initiatives.  At the same time other federal and state regulators and attorneys general are ramping up their activity.  All of these developments have resulted in a sea change in how ...

Negotiating Real Estate Deals 2016

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Bankruptcy Basics for Low-Income Clients 2016

Webcast  Webcast

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