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Exploring the Partnership Agreement in 2012
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Decision makers must have a thorough understanding and assessment when coming up with a partnership agreement with other businesses to ensure protection and retention of their business’ property and resources.

The Knowledge Group is assembling a panel of experts to help you understand the critical elements of the partnership agreement in today’s challenging business and regulatory environment. The speakers will share their expertise in a two-hour LIVE Webcast which will cover the following key topics:

Course Level: Intermediate
Prerequisite: None
Method Of Presentation: Group-Based-Internet
Developer: The Knowledge Group, LLC
Recommended CLE/CPE Hours: 1.75 - 2.0
Advance Preparation: Print and review course materials
Course Code: 114140
Recording Fee: $299 (Please click here for details)


Featured Speakers for Exploring the Partnership Agreement in 2012 LIVE Webcast:

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Jeffrey M. Bloom, Partner; Chair of the Venture Capital and Private Equity Fund Formation group,
Fenwick & West LLP

  • (1) Investment Advisers Act for Venture Capital and Growth Equity Funds after Dodd-Frank - Don't Panic (this would include discussions of VC and PE less than $150M exemptions, Exempt Reporting Adviser compliance, and practical implications of registering as an RIA)
  • (2) Planning up front for GP governance and what is your investment firm's DNA (governance strategies/generational change/departures/avoiding setting up the wrong incentives when ties are tough/insurance - good planning up front can avoid significant costs later)
  • (3) Planning appropriate capital call provisions and default provisions (flexibility for maximizing cash flow planning, default provisions that address current unstable markets - it is not all up and to the right, how to keep the fund stable)

Lauris G.L. Rall, Partner,
SNR Denton

  • (1) Structuring varying economic interests in the Fund Partnership - use of classes of limited partnership interests, calls, put options and other features.
  • (2) Redemption procedures and liquidation strategies for Funds.
  • (3) Limited Partner input into management decisions; planning for succession or removal of the GP and Fund Manager.
  • (4) Limited Partner transfer rights and mechanisms for permitting current partners to have first rights to interests of departing investors.

Fenwick & West LLP
Jeffrey M. Bloom
Partner; Chair of the Venture Capital and Private Equity Fund Formation group
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SNR Denton
Lauris G.L. Rall
speaker bio »»

Who Should Attend?

- COO/CFO of Corporate Legal Departments
- General Counsel and Corporate Attorneys
- Corporate Heads (Executive Directors, Finance Directors, Managing Directors, Controllers, Analysts)
- Tax Professionals
- CPAs
- Other Related Professionals

Why Attend?

This is a must attend event to understand the fundamentals of Partnership Agreements.
- Detailed guidance explained by the most qualified key leaders & experts
- Hear directly from key regulators & thought leaders
- Interact directly with panel during Q&A

Join this webcast by clicking the "Register" button below. Significant discounts apply for early registrants.

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Exploring the Partnership Agreement in 2012
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