CLE Webinar: Delaware’s Business Entity Laws

2020 CLE Webinar Series
Tuesday, February 4 - Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Internet-based Webinar

1:00PM - 2:00PM Eastern Time


Most top U.S. companies are incorporating in Delaware – including two thirds of Fortune 500s and 80% of firms going public. If it’s happening in Delaware, you should know about it. Register today to learn why these organizations are choosing Delaware and how you can best utilize its entity laws to your business’ advantage.

Join CT’s expert staff attorney to learn the nuances of working with Delaware. Attendees will receive an overview of the state’s business-friendly statutes, advantageous court systems, and body of case law and Division of Corporations. Key considerations and best practices will also be covered to ensure a smooth start and continued success in Delaware.

Topics covered:

  • Driving factors in Delaware’s status as the leading formation state
  • General corporate law in Delaware
  • Types of statutory mergers
  • Limited Liability Company Acts
  • Other Delaware alternative entities
  • Paying annual franchise taxes

Who should join:

  • Attorneys and paralegals in law firms who handle corporate business compliance, entity formation, and mergers and acquisitions
  • In-house counsel and paralegals responsible for corporate compliance
  • Both new and experienced business compliance professionals

Your expert guide:
Tamara Kling, Esq. — Government Relations and Regional Attorney

Tamara Kling has been a Government Relations and Regional Attorney with CT Corporation for over 10 years. She works closely with state bar associations and government offices to implement changes in business entity laws. She also aids in maintaining a national database of business entity filing requirements. Additionally, Tamara lectures on topics related to business entity operations and filings, including Merger Filings, Business Entity Formation, Maintenance and Termination, LLCs, and more. She received her B.A. in Political Science from Loyola University and her J.D. from Chicago Kent College of Law. Tamara is licensed to practice law in Illinois.