Maya Simmons Rogers, managing partner of Simmons Rogers, LLC, will present at 3 national continuing legal education ("CLE") programs in the next 30 days. The first seminar will be hosted by the Institute for Paralegal Education ("IPE") and the remaining 2 hosted by the National Business Institute ("NBI").
The first is a video webinar, being broadcast from Altoona, Wisconsin today starting at 10:30 am eastern standard time, for paralegals entitled LLCs From Start to Finish for Paralegals. Maya Simmons Rogers, will be presenting with Melody H. Demasi, an attorney with Briskin, Cross & Sanford, LLC in Alpharetta, Georgia, and T. James Lee, a shareholder and director of Fennemore Craig, P.C. in Phoenix, AZ. During the webinar, Maya Simmons Rogers will discuss differences between LLCs, S corporations, C corporations, and partnerships. Additionally, she will review the initial steps to take before and how to file the Articles of Organization. This insightful course will provide paralegals and other legal support staff with a foundational understanding of LLCs and take them step-by-step through formation procedure, filings, drafting operating agreements, and LLC tax treatment. Lastly, the webinar will conclude with a live Q&A. For more information or to register click here.
The second program is a live 90-minute teleconference for attorneys, accountants, and members/owners of LLCs entitled LLC Charging Order Strategies. The teleconference will be held on February 5, 2018, from 1 pm - 2:30 pm eastern standard time. Maya Simmons Rogers will be the sole presenter. During the CLE, Maya Simmons Rogers will discuss ways to strategically safeguard LLC membership interests to maximize charging order protection. She will teach listeners how to leverage charging order protection in order to limit creditors' rights, protect members, and preserve the business. The teleconference will also conclude with a Q&A. For more information or to register click here.
The last program will be broadcast from Altoona, Wisconsin on February 23, 2018, beginning at 10 am eastern standard time. The webinar, entitled Single Member LLCs, is designed for attorneys, accountants, and senior paralegals. Maya Simmons Rogers, will be presenting with Michael D. Cross, Jr., an attorney with Briskin, Cross & Sanford, LLC in Alpharetta, Georgia, and T. James Lee, a shareholder and director of Fennemore Craig, P.C. in Phoenix, AZ. This focused program will provide a walkthrough of critical considerations and best practices for single member LLCs. During the CLE, Maya Simmons Rogers will discuss ways to minimize potential single member LLC veil piercing and the latest case law so that practitioners can better advise clients. The webinar will conclude with a Q&A session. For more information or to register click here.
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