Business Law Section Securities Regulation Committee Meeting: Securities Buybacks
Keith Higgins, Former Director of Corporation Finance at the Securities and Exchange Commission and current chair of Ropes & Gray's Securities & Governance Practice, and Rachel Phillips from Ropes & Gray's Securities and Public Companies practice, will discuss recent regulatory and legislative interest in stock buyback programs. Matthew Moisan of Moisan Legal and Bruce Rich of Carter Ledyard & Milburn will discuss the New York Limited Liability Company Report and Recommendations by the Ad Hoc Committee of the NYSBA Business Law Section.
Sponsored by the Committee on Continuing Legal Education and the Business Law Section of the New York State Bar Association.
Thursday, September 27, 2018
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Live CLE Program with networking lunch included
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP
4 Times Square
New York, NY 10036
1.5 MCLE Credits: 1.5 Areas of Professional Practice
Business Law Section Member: Free
NYSBA Member: $25 | Non-Member: $60
* Additional $45 to attend the lunch
12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch and Program Registration
12:30 p.m. – 1:20 p.m. Recent Regulatory and Legislative Interest in Stock Buyback Programs
Keith Higgins, Esq.
Ropes & Grey, LLP
(1.0 MCLE Credits; 1.0 areas of professional practice)
1:20 P.M. – 1:45 P.M. NYSBA LLC Report Update:
Discussion of the New York Limited Liability Company Report and Recommendations
by the Ad Hoc Committee of the Business Law SectiON
Matthew Moisan, Esq.
Moisan Legal, P.C.
(0.5 MCLE Credits; 0.5 areas of professional practice)
Bruce A. Rich, Esq.
Carter Ledyard & Milburn, LLP
1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Question & Answer
2:00 p.m. Adjournment
Keith Higgins, Esq., Ropes & Grey, LLP, NYC
Matthew Moisan, Esq., Moisan Legal, P.C., NYC
Bruce A. Rich, Esq., Carter Ledyard & Milburn, LLP, NYC
Newly Admitted Attorneys: To receive skills credit, newly admitted attorneys must take accredited transitional CLE courses in traditional live classroom settings that have been approved by the CLE Board for use by newly admitted attorneys. For more information about the CLE Rules, please go to www.nycourts.gov/Attorneys/CLE.
Out of State Accreditation: This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey. If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.
Partial Credit for Program Segments Not Allowed: Under the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board Regulations and Guidelines, attendees at CLE programs cannot get MCLE credit for a program segment (typically, a lecture or panel, of which there are usually several in a program) unless they are present for the entire segment. Those who arrive late, depart early, or are absent for any portion of the segment WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.
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