Cole, Schotz, Meisel, Forman & Leonard, P.A. News/Blogs Feed Jun 2018firmwise Asset Protection Strategies Dec 2018Events<strong>Date:</strong> Friday, December 21, 2018<br /> <strong>Time: </strong> 1:00p.m.-3:00p.m.<br /> <br /> <u><strong>Course Description:</strong></u><br /> This course will provide you with asset protection strategies that can be utilized to increase the protection afforded to a client during his or her lifetime and increase the protection afforded to a client&rsquo;s heirs after his or her death. Use of these strategies is crucial in today&rsquo;s litigious environment and can help to greatly expand your practice. The course will give you practical knowledge using typical client fact patterns in order to provide you with the tools necessary to establish business entities and asset protection trusts which will increase the wealth preservation afforded to your clients.<br /> <br /> For more information on this event please click <a href="">here.</a><br /> <br type="_moz" /> E-Discovery in 2018: An Essential Guide to Gathering and Using Electronically Stored Information Sep 2018Events<u><strong>Event Location:</strong></u><br /> New Jersey Law Center<br /> 1 Constitution Sq. New Brunswick, NJ 08901<br /> <br /> <u><strong>Event Details:</strong></u><br /> 9:00am - 12:35pm<br /> <br /> As an increasingly wide array of devices begin to store electronic information (watches, speakers, cars, and more), it is increasingly important to understand &ldquo;modern&rdquo; e-discovery strategies. Understandably, electronic discovery continues to be a growing area, and from litigators to transactional practitioners no one is immune. The technological sophistication of e-discovery raises many questions, ranging from the &ldquo;how to&rdquo; to the ethical implications of e-discovery, and our panel of experts will provide you with a better understanding of the latest developments you need to know.<br /> <br /> <a href=";productId=17993039">Register </a>today to hear the most up-to-date information on dealing with e-discovery requests, making e-discovery requests, and preserving your ethics in the process.'s National Finance Summit Sep 2018Events<u><strong>Event Location:</strong></u><br /> TBD NYC<br /> <br /> <u><strong>Panel Details:</strong></u><strong><br /> </strong>11:00 AM-11:45 AM<strong><br /> <br /> Moving the Needle:</strong> How Small to Mid-Market Deals Get Done <br /> <br /> <u><strong>Moderator:</strong></u> Rab Nalavala<br /> <br /> For more information on this event please click <a href="">here</a>.<br /> <br /> Landlord and Tenant Perspective Aug 2018Events<u><strong>Date:</strong></u><strong> </strong>August 9, 2018<br /> <u><strong>Time:</strong></u> 1:00p.m.-2:30p.m.<br /> <br /> <u><strong>Course Description:</strong></u><br /> This highly informative topic is designed to enhance your knowledge and understanding of how various types of guaranties are addressed in today's commercial lease environment. The speaker will explore the pros and cons of the use of guaranties from the perspective of both the landlord and the tenant, as well as discuss the importance of thoroughly reviewing these critical documents and the various provisions within them.<br /> <br /> For more information on this event please click <a href=";p=13389&amp;s=direct">here</a>.<br /> on Me: Mastering New Jersey's Construction Lien Law Aug 2018Events<p><u><strong>Event Location:<br /> </strong></u>New Jersey Law Center<br /> 1 Constitution Sq. New Brunswick, NJ 08901<u><strong><br /> <br /> Event Details:<br /> </strong></u>9:00 AM - 12:35 PM<u><strong><br /> <br /> About The Program:<br /> </strong></u>The New Jersey Construction Lien Law provides that &ldquo;Any contractor, subcontractor or supplier who provides work, services, material or equipment pursuant to a contract, shall be entitled to a lien for the value of the work or services performed, or materials or equipment furnished in accordance with the contract&hellip;&rdquo;<br /> <br /> At this NJICLE seminar, our panel of extremely respected construction lawyers will provide you with a solid foundation for tackling construction lien issues. The program will offer background on situations where a construction lien is appropriate, and then the panel will jump into a discussion of the accepted practice for filing a lien, dealing with priorities and allocation and payment concerns, and understanding the nuances of residential liens.<br /> <u><strong><br /> Moderator:<br /> </strong></u>Adam J. Sklar, Esq.<u><strong><br /> <br /> </strong></u>For more information on this event please <a href=";productId=17992949">click here</a>.</p> <br /> National AHCAE Conference Association of Health Care Auditors and Educators Aug 2018EventsDoubleTree by Hilton Denver&bull; Stapleton North, 4040 Quebec Street<br /> Denver CO 80216<br /> <br /> Medicare Trifecta: Three Medicare Rules Every Auditor<br /> Should Know Now and Know Well<br /> Friday, August 3rd<br /> 3:00pm-4:30pm<br /> <br /> &ldquo;Q&amp;A the Attorney: Defend the Medical Record!&quot;&nbsp;<br /> Saturday, August 4th<br /> 1:30pm-4:30pm<br /> <br /> To see the full event schedule and register please click <a href="">here</a>. Review in Bankruptcy: A Practical Tutorial CLE Presentation at Cole Schotz New Jersey Office Jul 2018EventsProgram Description:<br /> <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Large chapter 11 proceedings often give rise to large document review projects, frequently on a compressed schedule. While document review platforms now provide powerful tools to get through documents quickly, privilege review remains the domain of human beings, otherwise known as &ldquo;junior associates.&rdquo; Unfortunately, &ldquo;privilege&rdquo; and &ldquo;work product&rdquo; are often invoked, but just as often poorly understood.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;This presentation will provide a practical guide to conducting a privilege review in three key bankruptcy jurisdictions: Delaware, the Southern District of New York and the Southern District of Texas.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;This presentation will focus on the following: 1) What law of privilege and work product applies in bankruptcy proceedings (state vs. federal)? 2) What nuances are there regarding privilege and work product in each of the three jurisdictions? 3) How does one properly assert privilege and the work product doctrine in each jurisdiction? 4) How does one waive privilege and work product protection in each jurisdiction? 5) Preparing a defensible privilege log under Federal Rule 26(b)(5) and any relevant jurisdictional nuances. 6) Applying all of the foregoing to examples.<br /> <br /> Date: Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 9:00-10:30 am (EST)<br /> Location: Cole Schotz, P.C. 25 Main Street, Hackensack, NJ 07601<br /> <br /> Click <a href="">here </a>to register.<br /> **Discount code CSEVENT at checkout will get you complimentary access** Federal Real Estate and Partnerships Tax Conference Jun 2018EventsThe Mayflower Hotel &bull; Washington, DC<br /> <br /> <strong>Creative Planning for Cross Border Real Estate Investment</strong><br /> Speaker: Philip Hirschfeld<br /> <br /> <br /> To view the full agenda and register for this event please click <a href="">here.</a><br /> <br type="_moz" /> States District Court for the District of New Jersey - Bankruptcy Practice Seminar Jun 2018EventsU.S. Post Office and Courthouse &bull; 401 Market Street Camden, NJ 08101<br /> <br /> Bankruptcy Practice Seminar<br /> <strong>Attorneys Speaking: </strong>Judge Andrew B. Altenburg, Jr., U.S.B.J., Judge Jerrold N. Poslusny, Jr., U.S.B.J., Rebecca Hollander, and Michael Papandrea<br /> for Foreign Investment in the U.S. CLE Presentation at Cole Schotz New Jersey Office Jun 2018EventsProgram Description:<br /> A non-US person investing in US real estate or other US assets raises a host of income and transfer tax and reporting concerns. This program will explore those issues and possible ownership structures to reduce or eliminate adverse tax results. Special concerns under FIRPTA, possible withholding taxes, and estate and gift tax exposure will be explored. Use of intermediate investment vehicles to own such assets (such as US or foreign blocker corporations) as well as related party debt will be considered in order to reduce these tax burdens. The impact of recent tax law changes will permeate the entire program.<br /> <br /> Date: Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 9:00-10:30 am (EST)<br /> Location: Cole Schotz, P.C. 25 Main Street, Hackensack, NJ 07601<br /> <br /> Click <a href="">here </a>to register.<br /> **Discount code CSEVENT at checkout will get you complimentary access**