Browse Programs

The Midterm Elections: How They May Impact Your Business in 2018 and Beyond
  • Webinar
  •  Nov 8 '18, 14:00 EST
  •  1.5 General COA, 1.5 CLE

The results of the upcoming national midterm elections will resonate far beyond 2018. Please join us for a lively conversation with those who have spent decades in federal government on both sides of the aisle as they discuss these important questions:

More

Advanced Planning Presents: Business Planning for Year-End and Beyond
  • On-site & Webcast
  •  Nov 20 '18, 12:00 EST
  •  General COA, Up to 3.0 CLE, 3.0 CPE, 3.0 CFP

Almost one year ago, the tax world dramatically changed with the enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). While we’re still living with uncertainty regarding many aspects of the TCJA, we have received guidance from the IRS on some provisions, including the issuance of proposed regulations on tax deductions for pass-through business owners under Section 199A. As we approach the end of the first tax year following the TCJA, what type of planning should businesses and business owners consider for the remainder of 2018 and beyond? The past year has also seen the continuation of a tight labor market with low unemployment rates. What type of employee benefits plans can businesses implement to recruit and retain key employees and skilled workers? Hear from Northwestern Mutual’s Advanced Planning team on these important issues for businesses and business owners. 

More

Data Regulations Have Changed: Are You Ready?
  • Webinar
  •  Nov 13 '18, 13:00 EST
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

The data privacy regulation landscape for multinational corporations continues to shift dramatically. General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), California Consumer Privacy Act (CaCPA), the potential E-Privacy Directive, and others are all creating urgency to ensure effective information governance structures. 

More

What Retailers Should Know About the South Dakota v. Wayfair Ruling and New Sales Tax Laws
  • Webinar
  •  Nov 6 '18, 13:00 EST
  •  1.2 CPE, 1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

With Cyber Week on the horizon, ecommerce retailers need to know about the new sales tax laws making their way across the U.S. this year. Because of the Supreme Court’s decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair, many retailers are now obligated to register and remit sales tax in many states they’ve never considered. Even without a physical presence, like a remote employee or satellite office, the number of transactions or volume of sales can warrant an obligation to collect sales tax. This concept is known as economic nexus.

More

California Litigation Risks for Financial Institutions in 2018 and Beyond: What Lies Ahead?
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 23 '18, 14:00 EDT
  •  1.5 General COA, 1.5 CLE

As a highly-regulated industry, financial institutions must ensure they’re keeping up with rapidly changing laws.  What are the game-changing litigation developments and trends affecting financial institutions for the remainder of 2018 – and how do are they impacting the industry?  Join us for this 90-minute webinar, sponsored by Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP which will include a discussion of the newest and most significant California regulatory developments, including the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), and recent court decisions impacting financial institutions.  This session will provide key strategies for ensuring that you are helping your organization stay compliant in a volatile regulatory environment.

More

Keeping Up with the Pace of Change in Financial Services
  • Webinar
  •  Nov 29 '18, 13:00 EST
  •  1.0 CLE; 1.0 General COA

Financial services is in a period of rapid transformation. How are firms in this space – from well-established banks to fintech startups—getting a full grasp on government requirements, scaling sustainably, maximizing their technology investments? And what is Legal’s role in all this innovation? 

More

Striking the Right Balance: Investing in Technology and the Workforce
  • Webinar
  •  Nov 8 '18, 13:00 EST
  •  1.0 HRCI, 1.0 HRCI Global, 1.0 SHRM, 1.0 General COA

As emerging technology continues to radically change the global workforce, HR professionals are increasingly relied upon to manage the ever-changing needs of their organizations and employees. While automation and artificial intelligence have the potential to eliminate or ease certain job functions, superior human capital remains at the core of competitive and innovative companies. How can HR leaders leverage new technology to help their businesses run more efficiently while also fostering the soft skills employees need to perform successfully in high-touch environments?

More

Prepare For the Future of Automotive Class Actions
  • Webinar
  •  Nov 6 '18, 13:00 EST
  •  1.0 CLE; 1.0 General COA

Today’s automobiles are designed, more than ever before, with safety and comfort in mind using the latest technology. Yet these everyday staples continue to roll off assembly lines with occasional defects, and most are outfitted with a range of complex “smart” devices. These factors pose evolving areas of risk and liability for the automotive industry.

More

Advanced Planning Presents: Tax Considerations for Working with Clients in Retirement
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 18 '18, 13:00 EDT
  •  1.2 CPE, 1.0 CLE, 1.0 CFP, 1.0 General COA

Northwestern Mutual invites you to participate in a live webinar on the tax considerations for clients entering or living in retirement. As clients approach retirement, they have many risks including longevity, market volatility, inflation, taxes, health and long-term care, and leaving a legacy for their children. The webinar will look at how to manage these risks and how different income sources are taxed in retirement, such as investable assets, retirement accounts, annuities, and life insurance. Understanding your clients’ risks and type of income sources are the cornerstones of good retirement planning.

More

What Health Care Organizations and Their Attorneys Need to Know About GDPR Implementation
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 4 '18, 13:00 EDT
  •  1.0 CLE; 1.0 General COA

On May 25, 2018, a new comprehensive data protection law called the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect in the European Union (EU).  The GDPR imposes a number of new rules on companies, government agencies, non-profits, and other organizations that offer goods and services to people located in the EU, or that collect and analyze data tied to people located in the EU.

More

Understanding Unclaimed Property
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 30 '18, 14:00 EDT
  •  1.2 CPE, 1.0 CLE, 1.0 General COA

Understand the changing unclaimed property laws, as states continue enforcement efforts and several consider adopting the Revised Uniform Unclaimed Property Act.

More

State and Local Tax After the 2018 Midterm Election
  • Webinar
  •  Nov 13 '18, 14:00 EST
  •  1.2 CPE, 1.0 CLE, 1.0 General COA

Review the impact of the 2018 midterm elections on state and local tax. 

More

Beyond Litigation: Maximizing the Benefits of Financial Forensics
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 23 '18, 13:00 EDT
  •  1.0 CLE; 1.0 General COA

Various financial forensics tools, including artificial intelligence, pattern recognition, and machine learning, are being implemented by in-house legal teams to create efficiencies within their litigation process.  As corporate legal departments are still learning how to effectively use these tools for litigation, they often overlook how these tools have evolved to create solutions related to technology and data within the overall business.

More

Building Tomorrow’s Workforce with Today’s Talent
  • Webinar
  •  Oct 23 '18, 12:00 EDT
  •  1.0 HRCI, 1.0 General COA

Worker training and professional development has changed significantly over the past decade. How companies choose to provide a value proposition for workers includes not only brand promise, base pay and benefits, but also the likelihood of advancement and an achievable career path - the nature of which might not follow a traditional ladder-like structure at all.

More

Examining Payroll's Role in the Tax Code Overhaul
  • Webinar
  •  Sep 26 '18, 14:00 EDT

Join Bloomberg Tax for a free webinar to discover key resources addressing the still incomplete implementation of the recent tax code overhaul for payroll.

More