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John W. Blyth, Attorney, Nyemaster Goode, P.C. to Speak at TKG’s 2018 Banking Law Trends and Developments in the UCC: What You Need to Know Event

New York, NY, October 31, 2018 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that John W. Blyth, Attorney, Nyemaster Goode, P.C will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “2018 Banking Law Trends and Developments in the UCC: What You Need to Know Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled for Friday, November 09, 2018 at 10:00 am - 11:30 pm (ET).

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About John W. Blyth
John Blyth has an active Business, Finance, and Real Estate practice. He is the head of the firm’s Public Finance practice group. John has developed a broad-based and diverse background commercial finance, consumer finance, and public finance practice and financial institution BSA/AML and economic sanctions regulatory practice, building on his varied professional experiences.

Prior to joining Nyemaster Goode in 2012, John served for more than 11 years in various in-house legal and compliance roles for affiliates of De Lage Landen, a global provider of leasing, business and consumer finance services, including as general counsel in De Lage Landen’s London office from 2008 to 2011. John was in private practice in Des Moines for 20 years prior to his move to De Lage Landen representing commercial banks and other lenders in asset based lending, securitizations, secured and unsecured commercial lending and consumer finance transactions involving various structures and serving as bond counsel and underwriter, issuer, and borrower counsel in traditional government financing and conduit financing transactions.

About Nyemaster Goode, P.C.
Founded in 1918, Nyemaster Goode is Iowa's largest law firm with offices in Des Moines, Ames, and Cedar Rapids. Our broadly diverse practice enables us to offer solutions to the most challenging legal issues in virtually every area of the law to companies that range in size from emerging start-ups to Fortune 500s, as well as to individuals.

Event Synopsis:
The Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) is constantly evolving as a result of various versions among states as well as how courts interpret the UCC. Practitioners should be familiar with these developments to ensure compliance and avoid potential pitfalls.

In this Live Webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders will provide an in-depth discussion of the latest trends and developments impacting UCC compliance. They will also discuss recent case law with insights on how courts examine the UCC.

Key topics include:

The Uniform Commercial Code: Legal Framework
- Key Issues and Trends in 2018
- Significant Implications to the Year Ahead
- UCC Article 3, 4 and 4a: A Primer
- Impact of Post-Filing Events on Financing Statement Perfection Under UCC Article 9
- Legal and Contractual Anti-Assignment Restrictions Under UCC Article 9
- Potential Risks and Pitfalls of UCC Issues
- Developments and Updates in 2018
- Update in providing new case law interpreting the UCC

About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit:
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