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Behavioral Ethics: 1.00
Business Law: 7.00
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Avoid, Manage and Leverage Formation, Tax and Operating Agreement Oversights
We asked. You told us what the most common issues are that you encounter daily with your LLC clients. This practical full-day course, taught by seasoned faculty who overcome these hurdles on a consistent basis, will give you the exact mechanisms you need to tackle the problems you combat most. The unique business structure and rules of LLCs make them an invaluable instrument for your clients - don't miss out on this opportunity to learn not only how to spot potential pitfalls, but also how to plan and design the LLC to better meet their needs. Register today!
This intermediate level program is designed for the following individuals:
including - Ethics: 1.00
This course or a portion thereof has been approved by the Alabama State Bar Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission for a maximum of 6.70 credit hours, including 1.0 ethics credits.
including - Behavioral Ethics: 1.00 Business Law: 7.00
NBI, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org. This program is designed to qualify for 8.0 hours (based on 50 minute credit hour) of continuing professional education credit for accountants. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint, refund and program cancellation, please contact our offices at (800) 930-6182.
This is an Intermediate level program presented in a group live setting. Accountants should have a good understanding of the most common issues that are encountered daily with LLC clients. No advanced preparation is required. Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. State common mistakes made when drafting and negotiation capital call provisions. 2. Identify two traps when using LLCs as asset protection vehicles. 3. Restate the top mistakes made in choosing how an LLC will be taxed. 4. State two mistakes members make that expose personal liability. 5. Describe common oversights that occur when forming an LLC to purchase real estate. 6. State two single member LLC formation traps. 7. Identify one ethical trap in the LLC. Field(s) of Study -- Behavioral Ethics; Business Law.
NBI, Inc. is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. NBI, Inc. is authorized by IACET to offer 0.70 CEUs for this program. At the end of the program, participants must complete a self-assessment in order to receive credit. 100% attendance is required. (Provider #1004558)
Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. State common mistakes made when drafting and negotiation capital call provisions. 2. Identify two traps when using LLCs as asset protection vehicles. 3. Restate the top mistakes made in choosing how an LLC will be taxed. 4. State two mistakes members make that expose personal liability. 5. Describe common oversights that occur when forming an LLC to purchase real estate. 6. State two single member LLC formation traps. 7. Identify one ethical trap in the LLC.
JOHN M. AARON is the owner of Aaron Law Firm, where he concentrates his practice in the areas of criminal defense, small business representation, and employment law. Mr. Aaron is admitted to practice in Alabama and before the U.S. District Court for the Northern and Middle districts of Alabama, U.S. Tax Court, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. He earned his B.S. degree from Pensacola Christian College and his J.D. degree from Birmingham School of Law.
JOSH ANDREWS is the managing partner of Gatehouse Law where he focuses his practice on the legal needs of entrepreneurs, business law, and complex transactions, such as business formations; business transactions; raising capital for businesses; complex business negotiations; national and international intellectual property management, property disputes and expansion of business; mergers and acquisitions; and preventative law business consulting. Mr. Andrews is admitted to practice in Alabama and Georgia. He is a member of the Alabama State Bar and the State Bar of Georgia. Mr. Andrews earned his B.A. degree from Birmingham-Southern College and his J.D. degree from Cumberland School of Law.
F. GERALD BURNETT is a partner with Cabaniss, Johnston, Gardner, Dumas & O'Neal LLP, who practices in the areas of commercial real estate, timber transactions and tax law disputes. He has had substantial experience in the tax and entity structuring of LLCs and partnerships used primarily in real estate transactions. Mr. Burnett's work in the tax area has also included jury and non-jury trials in a number of states. He is the co-author of the treatise, Litigation of Federal Tax Controversies, originally published by Shepard's/McGraw Hill (1st edition). Mr. Burnett is the author of the Tax Management Portfolio entitled Timber Transactions (1st edition), and has served as a special tax advisor for Tax Management, Inc. He is listed in Best Lawyers in America® for corporate and tax law. Before entering private practice, Mr. Burnett was a trial attorney in the Tax Division of the United States Department of Justice. He earned his B.B.A. degree from the University of Mississippi; his J.D. degree, with distinction, from the University of Mississippi School of Law; and his L.L.M. degree in taxation from Georgetown University Law Center.
DREW JENKINS is a partner with Gatehouse Law handling the firm's real estate, title, business planning, and international related projects. He oversees a joint venture title company that operates in Alabama and Georgia. Mr. Jenkins handles both residential and commercial real estate transactions, including SBA7a and 1031 transactions, as well as represents a Chinese immigration agency regarding their investors' denials of EB and L category immigration visas. He serves as counsel to firms ranging from shipping and logistics, real estate, and technology companies. Mr. Jenkins earned his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Alabama and his J.D. degree from the University of Alabama School of Law.
M. SCOTT YEAGER is a sole practitioner with The Yeager Law Firm, P.C., where he focuses his practice in the areas of civil litigation, construction litigation, business formation, business litigation, landlord/tenant disputes, municipal law, estate planning, and probate. Mr. Yeager has more than eight years with in-house legal departments of large publicly traded corporations, with more than six years of government contracting experience with a major defense contractor. He also has experience negotiating contracts, including license agreements, non-disclosure agreements, statements of work, professional service agreements, and master agreements. Mr. Yeager earned his B.S. degree from the University of Alabama, his Associate of Science degree in paralegal studies from Samford University, and his J.D. degree from the Birmingham School of Law.
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