Pennsylvania Bar To PresentMid-Winter Gulf Coast CLE Conference

Tuesday, December 1, 2009 - 01:00

The Pennsylvania Bar Institute is sponsoring a Winter Gulf Coast CLE getaway on Friday, January 15 through Sunday, January 17. The conference will be held at the Marco Island Marriott Resort, Golf Club & Spa, 400 South Collier Boulevard, Marco Island, FL.

Each day sessions run from 8:00 until 10:15 a.m. For those interested in earning more credit hours, bonus CLE video presentations will be available from 10:30 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. on all three days.

A variety of interesting topics are scheduled. On Friday, presentations include: One Year After the Global Financial Crisis: Opportunities and Risks in China and India, and Daubert Issues Affecting Pharmaceutical Cases. On Saturday, the topics include The "Shrinking Violet": What is Left of the Tools and Tricks of Estate Planning Under Federal Transfer Tax Reform, and The Science of Influence: Ethically Causing Others to Say "Yes." Sunday programs are Commercial Real Estate: Obscure Provisions of the Internal Revenue Code that Can Generate Positive Cash Flow from an Upside Down Project, and Federal Tax Issues for Older Clients and Their Caregivers.

Scheduled speakers are James R. Ronca, Anapol, Schwartz, Weiss, Cohan, Feldman & Smalley; Vicky A. Trimmer, Persun & Heim, PC; James S. Tupitza, Tupitza & Bryman, PC; Dennis Unkovic, Meyer Unkovic & Scott, LLP;and C. Thomas Work, Stevens & Lee, P.C.

For information visit CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

To register, call (800) 932-4637 or visit