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Commercial Finance & Lending


PLI's Asset-Based Financing Strategies 2018

February 12, 2018 • Webinar

Starts: 9:01 AM (EST)
Ends: 5:00 PM (EST)

During the Practising Law Institute's (PLI) Asset-Based Financing Strategies program, expert faculty will explore the most common forms of asset-based financing, and the legal rules governing them, with particular emphasis on Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code and the Bankruptcy Code. In addition, the faculty will share what they have learned in representing secured creditors and borrowers in structuring asset-based loans and in enforcing them inside and outside of bankruptcy. The faculty will also discuss some special problems in asset-based financing relating to intellectual property as well as a number of ethical issues that arise in asset-based financing.

What You Will Learn
  • Brief review of the basic rules for attachment, perfection, priority and enforcement of a security interest under Article 9
  • Common asset-based financing structures for equipment, inventory and receivables financing with emphasis on borrowing base formulations for working capital assets
  • Priority issues relating to non-UCC liens
  • Enforcement and bankruptcy planning strategies
  • Trends in debtor in possession asset-based financing
  • Issues to address where the collateral involves or relates to intellectual property
  • Cross-border asset based financing issues 
Special Features:
  • Earn one full hour of Ethics credit
  • Transitional credit available 
Credit Offered
  • CLE, CPE and CPD
Senior Counsel Scott A. Lessne will be presenting on the Receivables Financing panel at 10:45 am.
Crowell & Moring Participant(s):
Scott Lessne
Senior Counsel – Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1 202.624.2597