Upcoming Programs

  • Webinar
  •  Oct 23 '19, 14:00 EDT
  •  1.2 CPE, 1.0 General COA

Join us on October 23 for a live webinar on Tax Planning and Tax Exposure Mitigation in the Aftermath of Tax Reform, where advisors and corporate tax leaders will share practical insights on how your company can navigate the opportunities and challenges of the new code. The panel will also discuss the mitigation of tax exposure risks and uncertainties using tax insurance and other financial instruments.

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  • Webinar
  •  Oct 29 '19, 13:00 EDT
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

Rapidly moving technology will have a significant impact on efficiency, cost and organizational structure in the legal industry. Law firms and corporate legal departments must determine what platforms will offer the best return and pose the fewest obstacles to adoption. While legal has generally been slow to take the plunge into tech, some larger law firms and corporations have been on the leading edge—including tailoring solutions to their own needs or building them in-house.

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  • Webinar
  •  Oct 30 '19, 14:00 EDT

Join Bloomberg Government and representatives from the General Services Administration (GSA) for a webinar to discuss upcoming schedule consolidation on October 30 at 2 pm.


Topics will include: 

  • An overview of the consolidation plans, including status updates of the three-phase plan
  • MAS consolidation structure and subcategory framework
  • Data reporting and compliance with category management
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  • Webinar
  •  Nov 5 '19, 11:00 EST

Join Bloomberg Government’s senior reporter and resident election guru, Greg Giroux, for a look ahead to the 2020 elections and its surrounding implications. Register today!

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  • Webinar
  •  Nov 6 '19, 14:00 EST
  •  1.2 CPE, 1.0 General COA, 1.2 CLE

Three provisions introduced by tax reform have proven to be highly significant for multinational businesses because they directly impact established business models: global intangible low-taxed income (GILTI), foreign-derived intangible income (FDII), and the base erosion and anti-abuse tax (BEAT).

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  • Webinar
  •  Nov 7 '19, 14:00 EST
  •  1.2 CPE, 1.0 General COA

The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act of 2017 was intended to spur economic growth in the U.S. in several ways, including expansion of immediate expensing for asset purchases. However, taking bonus depreciation may not always be the best option for businesses. Depending on the nature of your business, your profit/loss position, and your capitalization procedures, the optimum strategy for minimizing tax may vary. Join Ryan Sheehan and Lisa Pfenninger of Bloomberg Tax & Accounting to learn about various asset management strategies and how they may apply to your company. 

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  • Webinar
  •  Nov 13 '19, 13:00 EST
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

The Labor Department’s proposal to revise the “white collar” exemptions under the Fair Labor Standard Act could make more than 1 million additional workers eligible for overtime pay and mean big changes for businesses. With the final rule expected in December or January, businesses need to start preparing now. Legal counsel and industry experts will review the potential impact of these changes and identify best practices to prepare for compliance.

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  • Webinar
  •  Nov 14 '19, 13:00 EST
  •  1.0 CLE; 1.0 General COA

This webinar, aimed at the legal professional who seeks an in-house role, will touch on the four main roles of a general counsel: (1) performing substantive legal work, (2) managing outside counsel, (3) cutting costs and improving efficiencies, and (4) counseling to manage risk and ensure compliance.

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  • Webinar
  •  Nov 19 '19, 13:00 EST
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

Many businesses have adopted blockchain and cryptocurrency tools, but the lack of regulations surrounding them leaves legal questions for corporations and their counsel. Practitioners should stay updated on these evolving issues and the potential impact any regulatory action will have on their practice and clients. Join blockchain experts who will share their predictions on where blockchain regulation will originate and what regulations might be expected, and provide strategies for how companies should prepare for regulatory action.

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  • Webinar
  •  Nov 20 '19, 13:00 EST
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

Technology tends to be a key asset that drives cross-border deals involving both technology and non-technology focused businesses, particularly as different jurisdictions are innovating in various manners.  However, complex regulatory, compliance, and technical challenges arise in these particular deals, including increased scrutiny around technology and conflicting M&A regulations across jurisdictions. 

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  • On-site & Webcast
  •  Nov 21 '19, 12:00 EST
  •  General COA, 3.0 CFP, Up to 3.0 CLE, 3.0 CPE

When is it ok to set up a buy-sell plan so that the buyer is not the owner and beneficiary of the insurance policy? To what extent can employers put restrictions on a bonus plan in case the employee quits early? How can parties avoid penalties under 409A deferred compensation rules? And how does split dollar fit in with all this anyway? 

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  • Webinar
  •  Nov 21 '19, 13:00 EST
  •  1.0 CLE; 1.0 General COA

Litigation is a key part of a firm’s practice. In this webinar, participants will learn how to create efficiencies in legal research, drafting, and litigation strategy to provide world class counsel to clients. Join us as we work through a hypothetical assignment to familiarize participants with how to utilize key tools and resources on the Litigation Intelligence Center on Bloomberg Law® such as Company Information, SmartCode®, Advanced Docket Search, Litigation Analytics, Artificial Intelligence via Points of Law, and News.

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  • Webinar
  •  Dec 5 '19, 13:00 EST
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

Compliance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation remains a major complication for companies doing business with the EU. Health-care companies in particular struggle with these new demands due to management of sensitive information. Bloomberg Law, privacy counsel, and data security experts will share insights on GDPR requirements impacting the health-care industry, costs of non-compliance and security failures, and strategies for developing data privacy programs.

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  • Webinar
  •  Dec 10 '19, 13:00 EST
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

This webinar will look at corporate transaction market evolution in 2019 using data and Bloomberg Law analysis. The speakers will cover an overview of key market trends, such as increased scrutiny on national security issues, and examine some drafting trends related to current events, including #MeToo and Brexit. Attendees will also hear from expert practitioners on how these and other trends and issues can affect deal structures and agreement terms across sectors.

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Latest On-Demand Programs

  • On-demand
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

Businesses today must keep up with the ever-changing data protection regulatory frameworks or risk facing sanctions, reputational harm, and data theft. Counsel must ensure they are reviewing their third party agreements and internal procedures regularly to ensure they are complying with new privacy regulations. This webinar will outline the today’s top data privacy compliance risks, and offer tools and strategies to review and develop effective privacy standards for businesses.

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  • On-demand
  •  1.0 CLE; 1.0 General COA

Whether its M&A, securities offerings, financing transactions, or other commercial transactions, transactional work is often a key part of a firm’s practice. In this webinar, participants will learn how to create efficiencies in drafting, negotiating, legal research, and company research to provide world class counsel to clients. Join us as we work through a hypothetical assignment to familiarize participants with how to utilize key tools and resources on the Transactional Intelligence Center on Bloomberg Law® such as Company Information, Precedent Search, Practical Guidance, EDGAR Search, Deal Analytics, Draft Analyzer, Chartbuilders, and News.

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  • On-demand
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

Facing the rapid growth of alternative legal service providers, law firms and corporate legal departments are reassessing their business models to address the changing competitive environment. At the same time, the rules underpinning the profession are evolving as states re-examine issues such as non-lawyer ownership, fee sharing, and certain related ethics practices. As the delivery of legal services evolves, the relationship between traditional law firms, alternative providers and the corporate client will continue to shift.

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  • On-demand
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 RCH

Payroll operations continue to evolve as new technologies and increased compliance requirements are adopted. With that, some questions were asked in the latest Bloomberg Tax & Accounting Payroll Benchmarks Survey, that shed light on these changes.The final report for Bloomberg Tax & Accounting’s Payroll Benchmark Survey covers these issues affecting payroll operations. This webinar focuses on some of the key findings gleaned from the survey participants.

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  • On-demand

Join Bloomberg Government analysts, as we explore the top 20 opportunities of fiscal year 2020. The discussion will focus on information technology and professional services multiple-award contracts.

Topics will include:

  • Descriptions work sought by the government
  • Volume and value of opportunities by market classification
  • Complexity of proposals submission by opportunity
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  • On-demand
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 RCH

Revised drafts of the 2020 Form W-4 and Publication 15-T were released in August for employers to begin testing and programming payroll systems. The withholding instructions in the second draft of Publication 15-T, Federal Income Tax Withholding Methods, are much different than in the first draft, and now would include five worksheets calculating withholding using the revised Form W-4 and older forms that remain on file. Employers will need to become familiar with changes to the new withholding methods in preparation for a regime that requires more than one system.

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  • On-demand
  •  1.0 CLE, 1.0 General COA,

So you’ve got eight hours to become an expert on a random topic? This panel of seasoned litigators will show you tips and tricks to use today’s AI tools to narrow the field for research (without missing critical nuances) and spot issues in related areas to make sure you are answering the right question.

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  • On-demand

Join Bloomberg Government, in cooperation with Unanet, to discuss the opportunities that are ahead on Seaport-NxG and how to capture upcoming opportunities. Topics for the webinar will include: 

  • Top contractors winning work on SeaPort
  • Insights on the SeaPort-NxG on-ramp schedule to take place in fiscal 2021
  • The volume of activity at bureaus such as NAVSEA, NAVAIR, NAVWAR, and others that has flown through SeaPort and how that may change in the future
  • Analysis of the U.S. Navy Department’s $80 billion annual spending on professional services and how multiple-award contracts including SeaPort, OASIS, and AMCOM EXPRESS dominate that spending 
  • Expiring work on SeaPort-e that will likely be competed on SeaPort-NxG 
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  • On-demand
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

In a constantly changing regulatory environment, corporate legal departments must stay ahead of these regulatory changes and ensure they are complying to mitigate risk. This webinar will discuss the top compliance risk areas in-house counsel must prepare for, including the California Consumer Privacy Act and other state cybersecurity regulations; international relations, particularly the impact of the DOJ’s China initiative and enforcement actions; and the increased use of technology to meet compliance demands. Our panelists will discuss how to examine these risks, the impact these changing regulations will have on businesses, and the role of technology in ensuring compliance.

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  • On-demand
  •  1.2 CPE, 1.0 CLE, 1.0 General COA,

During this webinar, we will discuss the findings of the COST-IPTI report on the best and worst of international property tax administration, with a primary focus on state and local issues in the U.S. It will cover the highest and lowest ranking jurisdictions in fundamental property tax administration subjects, pain points for both taxpayers and tax administrators, and key takeaways for businesses and taxing authorities.

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  • On-demand

Join Bloomberg Government Federal Market Analyst Chris Cornillie and Defense Digital Service Deputy Director Megan Furman for an exclusive webinar, where they’ll discuss:

  • What are the problems the Pentagon is good at solving, and where does it need assistance from industry? 
  • What are DDS’s priorities for fiscal 2020 and beyond?
  • How can the Pentagon better take advantage of automation and technologies such as artificial intelligence?
  • How can the Pentagon address a looming cybersecurity skills shortage?
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  • On-demand
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

State legislatures are implementing new labor and employment initiatives focusing on today’s issues ranging from the #MeToo movement to the gig economy. Corporations should understand what to expect under these new regulations and ensure they are in compliance. Hear from leading labor and employment counsel to understand current state-level trends in labor and employment, the causes of action that should most concern businesses today, and an outlook of what is likely to come in the second half of 2019.

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  • On-demand
  •  1.2 CPE, 1.0 General COA

As tax practitioners, we sometimes wish states would all follow the federal treatment when it comes to calculating taxable income. But alas, states have a choice to conform or not conform to the Internal Revenue Code, and the result is added complexity. In the area of fixed assets, state non-conformity isn’t as simple as “bonus/no-bonus”, and practitioners need to be aware of the various (and sometimes downright strange) treatment of fixed assets depreciation across the 50 states. Join Bloomberg Tax & Accounting for an in-depth dive into the treatment of fixed assets depreciation at the state level.

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  • On-demand

Our clients find the most success in using our full set of tools to size markets, identify opportunities and strategically capture contracts during the Q4 surge based on burn rates, how much has been obligated so far, and which projects are on schedule. The overview will provide step-by-step instructions within the platform to determine what opportunities fit your service offerings.

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  • On-demand
  •  1.0 General COA, 1.0 CLE

Let’s face it – misconduct happens. Actions by a rogue employee, a coordinated scheme, or a systemic problem left unidentified and unchecked can result in a violation of company policy, or worse, the law. These legal and regulatory compliance vulnerabilities pose significant risk, cost and disruptions to business. And companies operating internationally face added complexity and strategic considerations, ranging from protection of attorney-client privilege to transferring data to the U.S.

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