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American Bar Association

Real Environmental Concerns in Real Property and Business Transactions


Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Format: Live Webinar
Duration: 90 minutes

 

Sponsored by the American Bar Association Business Law Section , Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources and the Center for Professional Development

1:00 PM-2:30 PM Eastern

12:00 PM-1:30 PM Central

11:00 AM-12:30 PM Mountain

10:00 AM-11:30 AM Pacific

Program Description

The session will discuss cutting edge developments in environmental law impacting real property and business transactions. Among the topics to be covered are: recent court decisions affecting potential Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) liability, new guidance on the “bona fide purchaser defense”, and vapor intrusion and how it impacts existing and purchased properties.

Program Faculty

Rose-Marie T. Carlisle
Of Counsel
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP    
Columbia, SC

Charles F. Helsten
Partner
Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
Rockford, IL

Lawrence Schnapf
Partner
Schnapf LLC
New York, NY

Jeanette C. Schuster (Moderator)
Attorney
Tonkon Torp LLP
Portland, OR

CLE Credit

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The ABA will seek 1.5 hours of general CLE credit in 60-minute states and 1.8 hours of CLE credit in 50-minute states. Credit hours granted are subject to each state’s approval and credit rounding rules.

New York: This non-transitional CLE program is approved for experienced NY attorneys in accordance with the requirements of the New York State CLE Board for 1.5 New York CLE credits. Newly admitted attorneys may not earn New York credit for this non-transitional CLE program. All attorneys may click here to view additional MCLE information for your jurisdiction

Access for Deaf/Hard of Hearing Attendees

CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation) service provides instant accessibility for the deaf and hard of hearing by delivering the spoken word as a realtime stream of text. CART service for this program is firewall friendly and works in almost any network environment with Internet access, and is compatible with all major web browsers.

Registration Options

Online:
- Individual
- Group
- CD-ROM (Pre-Orders)

Phone or Mail:
800.285.2221
Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Eastern
Event Code: cet4rec
Mail Order Form

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Tuition

$125 Business Law Section and Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources Members
$150 ABA Members
$195 General Public
$99 Government Attorneys
$95 Each additional registrant at the same location. Each registrant must log in to the webinar individually to receive credit.


All participants must register for the program.

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