November 16, 2017 Workshop + Dinner Meeting
DATE: Thursday, November 16, 2017
LOCATION: Hyatt Regency Miami
400 S. E. Second Avenue
Miami, Florida 33131
Workshop – 4:30 – 6:20 p.m.
Legal Ethics and Technology for the Trust & Estate Lawyer:
Conflicts of Interest, Digital Assets, Artificial Intelligence,and Bitcoin
Presented by Professor Jan L. Jacobowitz
Lecturer in Law, Associate Director of the Center for Ethics & Public Service, and Director of the Professional Responsibility & Ethics Program (PREP), University of Miami’s School of Law
This interactive program will explore some of the legal ethics challenges that confront estate planning lawyers. Topics to be explored include representing clients with diminished capacity, conflicts of interest, digital assets, bitcoin, and the use of artificial intelligence in the practice of law.
Cocktails and Dinner - 6:20– 8:15 p.m.
Estate and Income Tax Legislation Update
Presented by: Ruben Quintana, CPA, MBAF
The presentation will cover the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” that was introduced on November 2, 2017, focusing on those provisions that impact high net worth individuals, including the proposed repeal of the “death tax.” Given that this bill is not yet law, Ruben will be making a few assumptions in order to present some planning ideas taking into account the proposed tax reform bill.
Please send your RSVP so that we may guarantee dinner accommodations for you and your guests. Be sure to include your food preference: chicken, mahi mahi or vegetarian.
The guest fee for this meeting is $65. You may prepay by credit card or you may pay by credit card or check at the door (make your check payable to the Estate Planning Council). As a guest, if you decide to become a member of our organization within 45 days of this meeting, the $65 will be credited toward the fee for any membership. Membership dues include the cost of all dinners.
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We look forward to seeing you at the meeting!