Simmons Perrine Moyer Bergman PLC attorneys educate clients via email updates and regularly scheduled webinars. If you would like to invite one of our attorneys to present for your business or organization, or if you have a specific topic that you are interested in learning about, please contact us.

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Banking and Finance

  • Banking and Cannabis, USLAW Network Banking Forum, 2019
  • Cryptocurrency and Cybersecurity, 2019 (Recording
  • The Next Economic Downturn: Are You Prepared? 2019 (Recording)
  • New Age Borrowers: Considerations Regarding Marijuana and Marijuana Related Businesses, 2018 (Recording)
  • USLAW Network Banking and Financial Services In-House Counsel Forum: The New CFP Fiduciary Standard and the Implications for Wealth Management Operations, 2018 
  • Minimizing Risks of Problematic Ag Loans, 2018 (Recording)
  • Iowa Agriculture Mortgage Foreclosures and Related Issues, 2018 (Recording)
  • Automatic Stay Violations and Chapter 12 Update, 2018 (Recording)
  • USLAW Network Banking and Financial Services In-House Counsel Forum: Ethics Panel, 2017 
  • Commercial Lending Case Law Update and Changes to the Military Lending Act, 2016 (Recording)
  • Banking Mergers & Acquisitions, 2016 (Recording)
  • Historic Tax Credits: A Guide for Lenders, 2016 (Recording)
  • Lender Liability, 2015
  • Overview of Qualified 501(c)(3) Bonds; Electronic Signatures, 2014 (Recording)
  • Revised Article 9, 2014
  • Mechanics Lien, Iowa Banking Case Law Update, and Revised Article 9, 2014 

Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning and Probate Law

  • Philanthropy in Iowa in 2019: Challenges and Opportunities, 2019
  • The Disposition Directive and How Iowa’s Laws Affect the Deceased and their Family at the Time of Death, 2019 (Presenter: Paul Morf)
  • How Planned Giving and Development Professionals are Perceived by Affiliated Estate Planning Professionals: Data from Iowa and the Big 12 Region, 2019
  • Medicaid and Long-Term Care Planning, 2019
  • Step-Up Basis Rules and Planning, 2019 
  • Charitable Gift Planning, 2019 
  • Revocable Trusts, Clayton QTIPs and Disclaimer Planning, 2019 
  • Planning After the 2017 Tax Act, 2019 

Labor & Employment Law

  • Concerned About an Employee’s Physical or Mental Ability to Perform the Job? 2019
  • Drug Testing Update: Are Pre-Employment Cannabis Tests on the Way Out? 2019
  • Recent NLRB Decisions and the Potential Impact on Employers, 2019
  • Dealing with the Return of Social Security No Match Letters and How to Properly Use the SSN Verification Service, 2019
  • Is the Standard Advice on Documenting Performance Issues and Performance Improvement Plans Correct? – Lessons from the Courtroom and the Manager’s Office, 2019 
  • Second-Time Around: Updates to Overtime Regulations Scheduled to Go Into Effect on January 1, 2020, 2019 
  • Department of Labor New Overtime Regulations Update, 2019 
  • Managing Employee Terminations, 2019 
  • Dos and Don’ts for Paid Time Off, 2019
  • Immigration Compliance Update, 2019
  • Laws Surrounding the Fair Labor Standards Act, 2019 
  • FMLA Case Studies to Help Guide Employers, 2018 
  • Avoiding Legal Issues Made by Entrepreneurs, 2018 
  • Implicit Bias and How to Address the Workplace, 2018
  • Unconscious Bias and How It Impacts Your Workplace, 2018 
  • Employment Law: Everything You Were Afraid to Ask, 2018 
  • New Harassment Training: How to Update your Training in the Post-Weinstein Era, 2018
  • ADA Problems and How to Avoid Them, 2018 
  • Non-Compete / Non-Solicitation Agreements, 2017
  • ADA/FMLA/Case Law Update, 2017
  • The Family and Medical Leave Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act, 2017
  • How to Avoid the Top 10 Employment Mistakes Made by Entrepreneurs and Growing Businesses, 2017
  • Top 10 Workplace Law Developments to Expect from the Trump Administration, 2017
  • Harassment in Today’s Workplace: Identifying, Preventing, Training and Trending Developments, 2017 
  • Immigration Compliance and Form I-9 in the Workplace, 2017 
  • Mental Illness in the Workplace, 2016
  • Navigating the FMLA Part I: Nuts and Bolts, Forms and Practical Tips, 2016
  • FMLA and ADA Implications Related to Employee Mental Health, 2016

Attorney CLE

  • How Planned Giving and Development Professionals are Perceived by Affiliated Estate Planning Professionals: Data from Iowa and the Big 12 Region, 2019 
  • ACC Fall Symposium: Ethical Issues Facing In-House Counsel, 2017


*Disclaimer: Our presentations are intended for general information only and are not intended, nor should they be construed or relied on, as legal advice. Please contact your attorney if specific information is desired.