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Friday, February 15, 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 and International Law & Practice Sections Annual Meetings program covers topics ranging from dispute resolution across international borders to the ways GDPR affects your business. Receive tips for creating a successful partnership between inside and outside counsel as well as an annual business law case update. This program includes an hour of both ethics/professional responsibility and substance abuse/mental health credit.

Planned by the NCBA Business Law and International Law & Practice Sections

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


2019 Business Law Institute

Product Information
Product Date:
February 15, 2019
  • 7:30am | Registration and Continental Breakfast
  • 8:00 | Welcome and Introductions
  • 8:15 | Annual Business Law Update | Molony
  • 9:00 | 2018 Changes to the North Carolina Business Corporations Act (NCBCA) | Clement
  • 9:45 | Dispute Resolution Considerations in Cross-Border Transactions | Branson and Lindquist
  • 10:45 | Networking Break
  • 11:00 | Ethics of the Deal: Common Ethical Issues that Arise in a Transactional Practice | Yingling
  • 12:00pm | Networking Lunch
  • Business Law Section Annual Meeting | Benjamin W. Baldwin | Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson PA, Charlotte, 2019-2020, Section Chair presiding
  • International Law & Practice Section Annual Meeting | Sarah E. Schtakleff, SAS Institute Inc., Cary, 2019-2020 Section Chair presiding
  • 1:00 | Inside Baseball: How to Develop a Home-Run Partnership between Inside and Outside Counsel | Moderator: Baldwin, Panelists: Blacksburg, Edwards, Idilbi and Morgan
  • 2:00 | The Shape of Things to Come: Why GDPR Matters for Your Business | Moderator: Kennedy, Panelists: Delaney, Exum and Pearce
  • 3:00 | Networking Break
  • 3:15 | Choice of Entity After the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act | Tarleton
  • 4:00 | Getting By With a Little Help from Our Friends: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Issues Affecting Lawyers | Ellington and Stell
  • 5:00 | Adjourn
2019 Business Law and International Law & Practice Sections Annual Meetings
TUITION RATE. Early and Membership discounts automatically apply at checkout. 

Register early and SAVE 10%! Live Pinehurst early rate expires January 25. 

Standard: $580 / $520 Early
NCBA Member: $485 / $435 Early
NCBA Business Law Section Member: $450 / $405 Early
NCBA International Law & Practice Section Member: $450 / $405 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
Benjamin W Baldwin   [ view bio ]
Nicole Blacksburg   [ view bio ]
John D Branson  [ view bio ]
David P Broughton   [ view bio ]
David B Clement  [ view bio ]
David G Delaney  [ view bio ]
Benjamin R Edwards   [ view bio ]
Nicole Ellington, LPC, LCAS  [ view bio ]
Joe 'Jay' Exum Jr  [ view bio ]
Jason G Idilbi   [ view bio ]
Joseph E Kennedy   [ view bio ]
Kurt E Lindquist II  [ view bio ]
Thomas J Molony   [ view bio ]
Clayton D Morgan   [ view bio ]
Alexander M Pearce   [ view bio ]
Russell M Robinson   [ view bio ]
Sarah E Schtakleff   [ view bio ]
Camille Stell, CLAS  [ view bio ]
Adam P M Tarleton   [ view bio ]
Caroline Hubbell Yingling   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
NC State Bar
Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) and Certified Paralegal Education (CPE) (Total): 7.25
General: 5.25
Ethics/Professional Responsibility: 1.00
Substance Abuse/Mental Health (SA/MH): 1.00
CLE Premier Pass
This seminar is no longer available for purchase.