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Thursday, February 14, 2019

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The Business Law and International Law & Practice Sections invite you to attend their annual February CLEs in Pinehurst.

These programs cover a variety of topics that help every attorney—new or seasoned—gain skills and knowledge to immediately improve their practice and the service they provide to their clients.

The 2019 Business Law Institute discusses topics surrounding new business technologies such as blockchain and cryptocurrencies, as well as issues pertaining to insurance provisions and considerations. Expect to also learn about ESOPs and how to avoid indemnification and advancement issues.

Planned by the NCBA Business Law Section

Satisfies NC State Bar Technology Training requirement

Click on the "In Depth" tab for tuition, location, hotel and speaker information.


2018 Business Law and International Law & Practice Sections Annual Meeting

Product Information
Product Date:
February 14, 2019
  • 12:30pm | Registration and Boxed Lunch
  • 12:55 | Welcome and Introductions
  • 1:00 | Securities Law Primer and Updates: Basic Building Blocks, Block Trades and Blockchain | Reynolds
  • 2:00 | Emerging Technologies: The Practice of Law in the Era of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency# | Steffensen and Verdonik
  • 2:45 | Break
  • 3:00 | Indemnitor's Remorse -- Avoiding Indemnification and Advancement Problems | Doerr
  • 4:00 | Don't Fear the ESOP: What Business Owners Who Are Exploring a Liquidity Event (and Their Lawyers) Need to Know About Employee Stock Ownership Plans | Kaseff, Shuford and Solimine
  • 4:45 | Insurance Considerations for Business Lawyers | Bowen
  • 5:30 | Adjourn and Networking Reception
2019 Business Law Institute
TUITION RATE. Early and Membership discounts automatically apply at checkout. 

Register early and SAVE 10%! Live Pinehurst early rate expires January 24. 

Standard: $275 / $250 Early
NCBA Member: $230 / $205 Early
NCBA Business Law Section Member: $215 / $195 Early
CLE Premier Pass: $0

Discounts are available for NCBA members who are students, law professors, judges or legal services/public interest attorneys. Call CLE at 800.228.3402 for details.

Full and partial scholarships are available for attorneys experiencing a financial hardship of any kind. Click here to apply.


Pinehurst Resort
80 Carolina Vista Drive, Pinehurst, NC 28374 | 855.235.8507 | Driving Directions 

HOTEL INFORMATION. Contact hotels directly for reservations at the special NCBA room rate. Rates are based on availability and may sell out. 


Pinehurst Resort
80 Carolina Vista Drive, Pinehurst, NC 28374 | Driving Directions

  • Rates | $238 single / $162 double (per person)
  • Rate Plan | Modified American Plan (MAP) | Rates are per person, per night and includes lodging, breakfast and dinner.
  • Reservations | 855.235.8507  

Speaker Information
W Larry Bowen   [ view bio ]
David P Broughton   [ view bio ]
Adam K Doerr   [ view bio ]
Fred Kaseff   [ view bio ]
Donald R Reynolds  [ view bio ]
Russell M Robinson   [ view bio ]
David A Shuford   [ view bio ]
John Solimine  [ view bio ]
Andrew D Steffensen   [ view bio ]
James F 'Jim' Verdonik   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
NC State Bar
Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) and Certified Paralegal Education (CPE) (Total): 4.25
Technology Training: 1.00
CLE Premier Pass
This seminar is no longer available for purchase.