The Knowledge Group, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that John W. Blyth, Attorney, Nyemaster Goode, P.C. will speak at its webcast entitled, “Trends and Updates in UCC Secured Transactions: Tips and Tactics Explored.” This event is scheduled for October 21, 2020, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 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.
Through the years, the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) Article 9 has been a significant help for borrowers and creditors through its governing guidelines on secured transactions. These guidelines regulate the security interests of creditors, who are given the chance to repossess a borrower’s secured property as a collateral to the outstanding debt. However, securing collateral has become a challenge in this evolving regulatory paradigm.
Thus, practitioners must always keep themselves updated with emerging developments and trends. Having an in-depth understanding of the UCC secured transactions, as well as the fundamentals of acquiring a security interest, is important to avoid missteps.
Join finance attorneys John W. Blyth (Nyemaster Goode, P.C.) and Thomas Loikith (Harwood Lloyd LLC) as they present a comprehensive discussion of the important developments in UCC secured transactions. Speakers will examine challenges and critical issues and will share best practices to properly secure collateral and mitigate default risks.
This LIVE Webcast will discuss the following:
• UCC Article 9: Secured Transactions – An Overview
• Fundamentals of Acquiring Security Interest
• UCC Considerations, Challenges, and Red Flags
• Best Practices in Securing Collateral
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